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  2. RISKS OF LENDING.

    MELBOURNE, May 27.—Addressing shareholders at the annual meeting of the National Bank to-day, the chairman of directors (Sir John Grice) referred to the ...

    Article : 383 words
  3. FAMOUS AIR ACE.

    Reports that a man calling himself Major Bishop, V.C., the famous Canadian flying ace, was in "Western Australia, performing advertising "stunts" for a circus. ...

    Article : 599 words
  4. PERSONAL.

    Mr. J. A. Williams, buyer for Woolworths, Ltd., has been transferred to the Sydney office of the firm, and will leave Perth on Saturday by the Katoomba. ...

    Article : 854 words
  5. NEWS AND NOTES.

    Fine, with south-east to north-east winds, milder day temperatures, but a cold night, is the official weather forecast for to-day. ...

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  6. CURRENT COMMENT.

    Mr. Dalton's able analysis of the working of Australia's high protectionist system over the last fifteen years, published yesterday, is very illuminating. ...

    Article : 573 words
  7. SUGAR POLICY.

    CANBERRA, Mar 27.—The Senate today agreed to the printing of the paper containing the Government's statement of policy in respect to the sugar industry. ...

    Article : 179 words
  8. QUEEN MARY'S BIRTHDAY.

    LONDON, May 26.—Queen Mary to-day celebrated her 64th birthday at Sandringham where she received presents from members of the Royal family, including ...

    Article : 80 words
  9. RESCUE OF EXPLORER.

    STOCKHOLM, May 26.—Captain Ahrenber, the prominent airman, who assisted in the recent rescue of Mr. Augustine Courtauld, a young British exployer, in ...

    Article : 101 words
  10. A NATIONAL COVENANT.

    In a changed atmosphere the work of the Premiers Conference is proceeding. The three main pillars of hope are the reported decision of all the ...

    Article : 1,144 words
  11. 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 : 338 words
  12. THE GOVERNOR AT BUNBURY

    BUNBURY, May 27,—His Excellency the Governor, (Sir William Campion) was given a civic reception by the Bunbury Municipal Council to-day, the Mayor ...

    Article : 127 words
  13. PUBLIC SERVICE.

    In the Legislative Assembly yesterday, Mr. Panton (Lab., Leederville) moved: "That all papers relating to the application, for appointment as Public Service ...

    Article : 364 words
  14. A PROFESSOR'S ACTIVITIES.

    Mr. Sleeman (Lab., Fremantle) asked, in the Legislative Assembly yesterday, the following questions:— What amount of salary has been paid to ...

    Article : 219 words
  15. ANSWERS TO CORRESPONDENTS.

    "Quick-trip" (South-West).—The Great Western express leaves Perth at 9 p.m. on Saturdays and Tuesdays, arriving at Adelaide at 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Fridays. The express leaves ...

    Article : 847 words
  16. TRAMS V. 'BUSES.

    An overwhelming majority in the Legislative Assembly last night defeated the amendment to the clause of the Traffic Act Amendment Bill dealing with rail and ...

    Article : 701 words
  17. STATE TRADING.

    The question whether State trading concerns were legally entitled to preference over other creditors was discussed at a meeting of the Building Suppliers' ...

    Article : 325 words
  18. PERTH.

    UNITED KINGDOM, EUROPE, ASIA and EGYPT.—Ormonde, June 1; letters, 2 p.m. (late fee, 3 p.m.); newspapers and packets, 1 p.m.; registered letters, 1 p.m.; parcels, noon. ...

    Article : 263 words
  19. KATOOMBA'S PASSENGERS.

    Among the passengers on the interstate steamer Katoomba, which reached Fremantle yesterday, were the following:— Mr. H. J. Lambert, editor of "The West ...

    Article : 163 words
  20. PETROL TAXATION.

    The Commissioner for Main Roads (Mr. E. Tindale) replied yesterday to remarks by the president of the Motor Passenger Transport Association (Mr. H. L. Downe) ...

    Article : 231 words
  21. R.S.L CRITICISM.

    At a meeting of the State executive of the Returned Soldiers' League last night, there was considerable discussion, on a resolution from the Perth sub-branch, ...

    Article : 184 words
  22. OVERLAND PASSENGERS.

    The following passengers for Perth are on the Great Western express due to arrive to-morrow:— Mesdames Holman, Learna, Montieth, Egles, McKengic. Miles, Walker, Taylor, Bell, ...

    Article : 73 words
  23. FREMANTLE.

    UNITED KINGDOM, INDIA and EGYPT.—Per Ormonde, June 1, at 3.30 p.m. (late fee, 4.15 p.m.) EASTERN STATES.—Tuesdays, at 6.30 p.m. ...

    Article : 65 words
  24. PITH OF PARLIAMENT.

    Both Houses of the State Parliament met yesterday. In the Legislative Council, Mr. Holmes, in moving that in the opinion of the House, ...

    Article : 330 words
  25. ENGAGEMENT.

    The engagement is announced of Doris Hazel, only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. B. Heil, of Allanson, to James William, second son of Mr. and Mrs. J. O'Brien, also ...

    Article : 31 words
  26. COUNCIL OF INDUSTRIES.

    At the second meeting of the executive of the West Australian Council of Industries at the offices of the Perth Chamber of Commerce last night. one of the most ...

    Article : 193 words
  27. DERBY SWEEPSTAKE.

    DANZIG, May 26.—Australians and New Zealanders drew approximately half the horses in the Broome Syndicate's Derby Sweepstake. Their names ...

    Article : 239 words
  28. ON OTHER PAGES.

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  29. PROPOSED CIVIC CENTRE.

    In accordance with a resolution adopted by the Perth Road Board on May 12 negotiations for the purposes of a property for civic purposes at the corner of ...

    Article : 179 words
  30. INDEX TO ADVERTISEMENTS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 232 words
  31. MUNGANA CASE.

    BRISBANE, May 27,—It was ascertained to-day that notice of the trial of the action of the Crown versus P. L. Goddard, F. Reid. W. McCormack and E. G. ...

    Article : 70 words
  32. AUSTRALIAN WINE IN CANADA

    TORONTO. May 26.—A protest that the lowering of the Canadian tariff on Australian wines produced with the aid of a bonus would do irreparable harm to the Ontario ...

    Article : 70 words
  33. THE LAW COURTS.

    NISI PRIUS.—At 10.30 a.m., before Mr. Justice Diaper: The Crown v. Banker and Traders Insurance Co., Ltd.; J. Bentley v. R. Hicks; in the matter of the Trustees Act 1900 and the ...

    Article : 66 words
  34. Advertising

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    Advertising : 36 words
  35. Advertising

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    Advertising : 23 words
  36. Advertising

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    Advertising : 495 words
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