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  2. COUNTRY CENTRES. TOOWOOMBA.

    A party of 40 boys and girls from the Gatt[?] High School, in charge of Mrs. Welbourne and Mr. V. Clarkson, arrived in Toowoomba before noon ...

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  3. CLYDE WORKS.

    The Cabinet to-day considered the report of Mr. Smith (accountant), who was appointed by the Government to investigate the contract entered into with ...

    Article : 130 words
  4. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR. (Correspondants are urged to keep their communications as brief as possible, so that a fair distribution of space may be reserved for the opinions of different writers on public questions, —Ed. "B.C."] PROPRIETARY RACING.

    Sir,-I, in common with thousands of other housewives in and about brisbane, regret to notice that our Government apparently intends to drop the proposed ...

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  5. "COURIER" WEATHER CHART.

    {No abstract available} [ILLUSTRATED]

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 605 words
  6. LIBEL ACTION.

    The case of £2000 damages for alleged libel claimed by John Kelly Powell, Organiser of the Taxpayers' Association of New South Wales, against the "Sydney ...

    Article : 71 words
  7. MAN ELECTROCUTED.

    Samuel Cuthbert Fearnley (aged 23 years), employed by the Electrolytic Zinc Works at Risdon, was electrocuted early this morning. Deceased was on night ...

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  8. BEAUDESERT.

    In the Police Court on Wednesday, Hugh Miller was charged with having used a spot light for the purpose of shooting opossums at Kerry. He pleaded ...

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  9. RUN OVER BY A LORRY.

    Walliam Ekland (l9), an employee of Sargents Ltd., who lived at Arthur-street, North Sydney, was attempting to board a lorry from the side to-day, when ...

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  10. A SUDDEN DEATH.

    William Coy (aged 60 years), who was a visitor to the Townsville carnival, was found dead in his bed this morning. He was about with friends on Thursday ...

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  11. HELIDON.

    At the conclusion of the Trinity College of Music examination held, in St. Joseph's Schoolroom, Helidon, on Wednesday afternoon, the examiner (Mr. C. ...

    Article : 52 words
  12. STUD SHEEP.

    The stud sheep sales were concluded to-day, the Co-operative Wool and Produce Co. offering 1436 merinos and 116 British breeds. The highest price of the ...

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  13. Yeronga and District Progress Association.

    The monthly meeting of the Yeronga and District Progress Association was held on Monday evening, the president (Mr. Perrott) in the chair. Councillor Craig (Stephens Shire) ...

    Article : 121 words
  14. BAPTIST MISSIONARY EXAMINATION.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 233 words
  15. LUCKY MELBOURNE SINGER

    Talent, ambition, and perseverance have gained for Miss Wilma Bcrkely, a young Melbourne singer, the distinction of being chosen by Dame Nellie Melba to go to ...

    Article : 128 words
  16. GIRLS AND UNEMPLOYMENT.

    Sir.—Is it any wonder that so much unemployment exists, when one sees hundreds of young girls coming to work in beautiful motor cars from well to do ...

    Article : 154 words
  17. Advertising

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    Advertising : 332 words
  18. BICKFORD DIVORCE CASE.

    Practically the whole time of his Honour Mr. Justice Poole and a jury in the Divorce Court to-day was Occupied with cross-examination by Mr. F. V. ...

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  19. Mount Gravatt Show.

    Special arrangements have been made to cope with the traffic to the Mount Gravatt show on July 22. A number of motor buses will run from ...

    Article : 54 words
  20. THE GOVERNMENT AND THE UNEMPLOYED.

    Sir,—Labour politicians are master hands at the art of dealing out work to the unemployed when election's are approaching. At all other times the powerless ...

    Article : 277 words
  21. QUESTIONS IN PARLIAMENT

    In the Legislative Assembly yesterday, The Minister for Lands (Mr. Coyne), replying to Mr. Bebbington, stated that the land revenue for the year ended June ...

    Article : 607 words
  22. DRAUGHTS.

    {No abstract available} [ILLUSTRATED]

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 332 words
  23. WARWICK.

    Cr. T. J. Howell presided over the quarterly meeting of the South-Eastern Downs Pest Destruction Board. The executive of the various Pests ...

    Article : 253 words
  24. A Missing Man.

    Edward James Patchelor, aged 31 years, 5ft. 7½in. high, of fresh complexion, light brown hair, clean shaved, and grey eyes, left his home in Noble-street, Clayfield at 7.30 a.m. on July ...

    Article : 81 words
  25. METROPOLITAN DISTRICTS.

    The annual tea meeting of St. Peter's Church of England was hold on Wednesday evening. A dance was held later, the music for which was provided by ...

    Article : 154 words
  26. DISCOVERY OF MARBLE.

    A sample of while marble obtained from a 23-acre reserve at Elbow Valley, near Warwick, was on view yesterday. The reserve, which is under the control ...

    Article : 152 words
  27. RAT DESTRUCTION.

    At the Health Department yesterday 130 rats and 161 mice were bacteriologically examined. None was found to be infected. ...

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  28. Works Department Expenditure.

    The following expenditure on works to be caarried out by the Works Department has been authorised:—Erection of additions to the State school at Hambledon, ...

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  29. AUSTRALIA'S SHEEP INDUSTRY.

    Sir,—The high price realised on the sale of Messrs. H. Collins and Co.'s prize merino ram "Royalist," which was sold the other day in South Australia at ...

    Article : 301 words
  30. EDUCATION DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCEMENTS.

    The following transfers of State school tenchers were announced at the Education Department yesterday:—Frederick W. Barton, from a.t. Ress inland to a.t. Eagle Junction; William ...

    Article : 320 words
  31. ROCKHAMPTON.

    In the Police Court on Friday, George Grant Innes appeared charged with having, at Roma, on April 8, stolen £[?]/0/10, which came into his ...

    Article : 83 words
  32. Wynnum Electric Scheme.

    The Wynnum Town Council proposes to borrow £21,000 for the purpose of establishing an electric light and power scheme. The Home Secretary has ...

    Article : 51 words
  33. Barnardo Homes.

    The Queensland executive committee of the Dr. Barnardo's Homes—National Incorporation Association, London—held its monthly meeting in St. Luke's Hall, ...

    Article : 278 words
  34. BARCALDINE.

    Mary Manning, relict of Mr. Thomas Manning, one of Barcaldine's old-time carriers, died on Thursday night at the age of 88 years. She leaves two sons ...

    Article : 60 words
  35. TO CORRESPONDENTS.

    S.H.C. (Brisbane).—Thanks for the excellent game. "Saxon" (Cooran).—Play interesting. See notes to solution. Thanks for challenge. ...

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  36. BOONAH.

    The receipts of the Waterloo ball, held in the School of Arts on June 21 in aid of the Distressed Diggers' Fund[?] amounted to £32/19/3, which included a ...

    Article : 279 words
  37. THE 24—19 EDINBURGH.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 126 words
  38. ANOTHER RETIREMENT.

    Sir,—Some few weeks ago the humorous suggestion was made in your columns that the Minister for Education should be a second Pestalozzi and other ...

    Article : 426 words
  39. Accommodation for Brisbane High School.

    Owing to the large number of pupils who passed the recent State scholarship and High School entrance examinations it will not be possible to find room for ...

    Article : 209 words
  40. CLUB PLAY.

    In the loser's round of the Brisbane Draughts Club's championship tourney. J. G. Horsfall won from P. Hickey, l-0, and 3 draws. To-night Mr. Horsfall will play J. Ryan. The winner will ...

    Article : 96 words
  41. PRICE FIXING ANNOUNCEMENTS.

    The Commissioner of Prices announced yesterday that the maximum retail prices in Brisbane and suburbs for flour have been further reduced and fixed as follows: ...

    Article : 162 words
  42. Windsor (South Ward) Progress Association.

    An adjourned meeting of the recently-formed progress association for the south ward of Windsor was held in the School of Arts, Lutwyche, on Thursday evening, Mr. H. Bond ...

    Article : 117 words
  43. R.S.S.I.L.A.

    The monthly meeting of the South Brisbane branch of the R.S.S.I.L.A. was held in the Dock-street Hall on Thursday. The question of preference to ...

    Article : 105 words
  44. Magazines.

    The "Storyteller" for June, just issued, contains a new long novel (complete) by that clever stor" writer, Phillips Oppenheim. It is entitled "The Great Prince Shan." Hu[?] Walpole ...

    Article : 198 words
  45. KILCOY.

    The reconstruction of the Soldiers' Memorial Hall was commenced by a working bee on Saturday. At a meeting of the committee of the hall on ...

    Article : 48 words
  46. Interstate Fruit Specials.

    Fruit trains run on behalf of the Southern Queensland Fruit Growers Society, Limited, cleared Wallangarra on Friday and Saturday for the week ended ...

    Article : 141 words
  47. School Reserves.

    Areas of three acres at Bli Bli, in the parish of Maroochy, and four acres at Hawkin's Creek, Parish of Marathon, have been proclaimed as reserves for ...

    Article : 33 words
  48. Abolition of Wards.

    Unless within three months from tomorrow sufficient reason should be shown to the contrary it is the intention of the Government to abolish the ward system in ...

    Article : 36 words
  49. People's Evangelistic Mission.

    A successful concert, under the auspices of the People's Evangelistic Missor., took place in the Mission Hall, Leichhardt-street. Valley, on Thursday evening. The Rev. W. H. W. Lavers ...

    Article : 109 words
  50. Returning Officers Appointed.

    The following appointments of returning officers have been officially Approved;— Mr. R. L. Morrison, for the electoral district of Cunningham; Mr. A. H. ...

    Article : 86 words
  51. AMIENS.

    The following officers were installed for the Old Sarum Lodoge, A.O.[?]., on Tuesday:—A.D., Bro. F. Mon[?] V.A.D., Bro. Roy Pitman: P.G.A., Bro. L. ...

    Article : 107 words
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