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  2. PERSONAL.

    Dr. Hodge, District Medical Officer at Derby, will leave to-morrow for the North-West by the m.v. Koolinda. Mr. A. N. MacDonald, secretary of the ...

    Article : 554 words
  3. GOLD YIELD.

    CANBERRA, May 12.—A considerable increase in the production of gold for the first three months of the present year, as compared with that for the ...

    Article : 124 words
  4. Advertising

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    Advertising : 274 words
  5. NEWS AND NOTES.

    Clearing showers, with strong west to south-west winds, is the official weather forecast for to-day. Council of Industries. ...

    Article : 864 words
  6. AUSTRALIAN TARIFF.

    CANBERRA, May 12.—Replying to Mr. Francis (U.A.P., Qld.) in the House of Representatives to-day, the Minister for Customs (Mr. Forde) admitted that since ...

    Article : 250 words
  7. FIVE-DAY WEEK.

    CANBERRA, May 12.—The Commonwealth Government will probably give effect to its proposal to introduce a five-day working week in the Federal Public ...

    Article : 227 words
  8. CURRENT COMMENT

    Port charges in Western Australia have long been a bone of contention between the commercial community and the primary producers on the one band ...

    Article : 821 words
  9. N.S.W. SAVINGS BANK.

    SYDNEY, May 12.—When the Legislative Assembly resumed to-day Mr. Kilpatrick moved the suspension of Standing Orders to deal with the question of ...

    Article : 332 words
  10. NORTHERN TERRITORY BILL.

    CANBERRA, May 12.—There was a further discussion in Committee in the House of Representatives to-day on the Northern Territory Administration Bill, ...

    Article : 375 words
  11. Advertising

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    Advertising : 543 words
  12. PRINCES AT BIRMINGHAM.

    LONDON, May 11.—The Prince of Wales and Prince George toured the Birmingham district to-day and paid surprise visits to factories, giving special attention to ...

    Article : 182 words
  13. NEWSPAPER CENSURED.

    CANBERRA, May 12.—In the House of Representatives to-day Mr. Bayley (U.A.P., Qld.) directed attention to an article published in the "South Australian ...

    Article : 191 words
  14. OVERLAND PASSENGERS.

    The following were booked to leave Perth by the Great Western express last night: The Rev. Mr. Earle; Messrs. Moffat, Glynn, Dawson, Tucker, Burns, Grose, Prior, Archer, Yates, Daebler, ...

    Article : 58 words
  15. STATE PARLIAMENT OPENS.

    Yesterday Parliament resumed what must be a momentous session. Present members will look back one day from the comparative peace of normal times. ...

    Article : 1,044 words
  16. PITH OF PARLIAMENT.

    After a recess of nearly five months both Houses of the State Parliament met yesterday. Respect was paid to the memory of the ...

    Article : 188 words
  17. MAIL TIME TABLES.

    RATES OF POSTAGE.—Letters within the Commonwealth and to places in the British Empire, 2d. per ounce; U.S.A. and all other places, first ounce, 3d., each succeeding ounce ...

    Article : 335 words
  18. LIQUOR AT DANCES.

    Sir,—Your correspondents, in most cases, fail to provide a sensible remedy for this alleged evil. If half of what your correspondent "Depression" says is ...

    Article : 285 words
  19. ANSWERS TO CORRESPONDENTS.

    "Curly" (Narrogin).—(1) If heaps of stones are left in the road during council repairs, with out any warning lights, the municipal authorities should be held responsible. (2) Applications ...

    Article : 292 words
  20. MAILBOAT BERTHS.

    Opinions of shipping and Harbour Trust officials were sought yesterday at Fremantle in reference to the criticism at the meeting of the Fremantle City Council ...

    Article : 302 words
  21. FLIGHT TO ENGLAND.

    SYDNEY, May 12.—Towards the end of this month Mr. J. A. Mollison will attempt to fly from Australia to England in seven days. He will use a De Havilland Moth. ...

    Article : 170 words
  22. POST-WAR HOUSING.

    Municipal activities in Vienna in regad to post-war housing schemes on a large scale were referred to yesterday by Mr. F. A. Kennare, a retired Sydney business ...

    Article : 256 words
  23. PERTH.

    UNITED KINGDOM, EUROPE, ASIA and EGYPT.—Esperance Bay, May 18; letters, 1 p.m. (late fee, 2 p.m.); newspapers and packets, noon; registered letters, noon, parcels, 11 a.m. ...

    Article : 219 words
  24. To the Editor, "The West Australian."

    Sir,—Your correspondent, "Vino Veritas," in advocating more drinking, plainly aligns himself with the less desirable section of the community who think only ...

    Article : 332 words
  25. COOPERATIVE MARKETING.

    SYDNEY, May 12.—Co-operative marketing was advocated by the Premier (Mr. Lang) in an address before the Primary Producers' Conference at Bathurst ...

    Article : 301 words
  26. THE LAW COURTS.

    NISI PRIUS.—At 10.30 a.m., before Mr. Justice Draper: Frank Robert Closs v. Mabel Closs, William Gatos (co-respondent): Dorris Esme Emelda Keyser v. Edwin Charles Donat Keyser: ...

    Article : 105 words
  27. GOVERNOR AT WILUNA

    WILUNA, May 12.—The Governor (Sir William Campion) and Miss Campion, accompanied by Captain Boyd, arrived by Saturday night's train and were met by ...

    Article : 176 words
  28. SENATE VACANCY.

    MELBOURNE, May 12.—Mr. T. C. Brennan, K.C., was elected at a joint sitting of both Houses of the State Parliament to-night to fill the vacancy caused ...

    Article : 180 words
  29. FREMANTLE.

    EASTERN STATES.—Tuesdays, at 6.30 p.m. (late fee, 7 pm.). Saturdays, at 12.30 p.m. (late fee, 6.30 p.m.) NEW ZEALAND.—Per Ulimaroa, May, 16, at ...

    Article : 87 words
  30. COTTESLOE MAYORALTY.

    Nominations will close at 4 o'clock this afternoon for the office of Mayor of Cottesloe, and an election, if necessary, will take place next Wednesday, Mr. R. Wilkes ...

    Article : 191 words
  31. ON OTHER PAGES.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 27 words
  32. APPEAL FOR THE BLIND

    Sir,—May I bring under the notice of the generous public throughout the State the parlous position of the Victoria Institute for the Blind? Owing to the ...

    Article : 235 words
  33. INDEX TO ADVERTISEMENTS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 210 words
  34. To the Editor "The West Australian."

    Sir,—I have followed the letters on this subject, and have been much surprised at the tone of some of the writers. "Vino Veritas" writes a lot of senseless rubbish ...

    Article : 225 words
  35. DISARMAMENT CONFERENCE.

    LONDON, May 11.—Replying to a question whether the Government intended to seek agreement between the three political parties regarding its proposals at the ...

    Article : 82 words
  36. SYDNEY HARBOUR CHARGES.

    SYDNEY, May 12.—Exporters and producers of goods for export will probably meet to protest against the new and in creased wharfage and harbour charges on ...

    Article : 86 words
  37. AMERICAN WHEAT.

    WASHINGTON, May 11.—The Federal Farm Board has announced that it has disposed of virtually all the 35,000,000 bushels of so-called out-of-position wheat ...

    Article : 101 words
  38. BRITISH STEEL.

    LONDON, May 11.—In the House of Commons to-day, the President of the Board of Trade (Mr. W. Graham) in answer to a question, said that the Board ...

    Article : 51 words
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