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  2. INDEX TO ADVERTISEMENTS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 241 words
  3. MISS NELLIE STEWART.

    Our London correspondent, writing on August 26, says:— Messrs. Williamson and Musgrove being in some difficulty about a prima donna for ...

    Article : 272 words
  4. GREATER MELBOURNE.

    At the Flemington Council last night, speaking of the unifications of the metropolis, Councillor T. Millar said the great stumbling-block in past times to unification ...

    Article : 111 words
  5. V.A.T.C. SPRING MEETING.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 243 words
  6. NEW SOUTH WALES.

    Sir John Lackey, the President of the Legislative Council was to-day appointed Lieutenant-Governor during the absence of Viscount Hampden. ...

    Article : 329 words
  7. WESTERN AUSTRALIA.

    At a meeting of the city council this afternoon tenders were opened for the £80,000 loan at 4 per cent. The tenders aggregated £47,000. Of this amount ...

    Article : 164 words
  8. COUNTRY NEWS. BALLARAT.

    A youth named George Darley was fined 10/, with £1/3/ costs, at the City Police Court on Tuesday, for removing, with intent to steal, a certain newspaper from the ...

    Article : 63 words
  9. BENDIGO.

    The Commercial Permanent Land and Building Society has declared a dividend at the rate of 5 per cent. per annum for the half-year ending August 8. ...

    Article : 56 words
  10. NEW SOUTH WALES PARLIAMENT.

    In the Legislative Assembly to-day, Mr. Barton desired to know what procedure was to be adopted by Mr. Justice Owen, the Royal commissioner appointed ...

    Article : 408 words
  11. CASTLEMAINE.

    Mrs. M. Prior, a resident of Chewton for 40 years, during which time she has conducted the Wattle Gully Hotel and store, died on Monday, aged 73. Her husband ...

    Article : 55 words
  12. THE GOVERNMENT ASTRONOMER'S FORECAST.

    Tuesday (6 p.m.).—Fine generally, with seattered clouds and light west to north winds; slight or moderate sea in straits. ...

    Article : 27 words
  13. NEW ZEALAND.

    A peculiar natural phenomenon has been observed at New Plymouth. After a sharp shower the ground was covered with a gelatinous substance, having the appearance ...

    Article : 79 words
  14. WARRNAMBOOL.

    A boy named Robert M'Dowall, 10 years old, was admitted to the hospital on Tuesday evening, suffering from an injury to his leg, which he alleges was caused by a ...

    Article : 112 words
  15. SYNOPSIS OF THE WEATHER.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 363 words
  16. NEW MUSIC.

    The following new music has been forwarded:— "Australians All," words by Williams Carrington, music by Arthur Chanter, Mus. Bac., is entitled a "national song and anthem," and ...

    Article : 387 words
  17. THE DEFENCE FORCE.

    In his report on the defences, Colonel Penton, the commandant of the local military forces, states that there are insufficient officers in the permanent force to ...

    Article : 104 words
  18. ATTEMPT TO WRECK A TRAIN.

    The discovery made this morning, just before the mail train was due, that the railway line near Junee had been tampered with, probably averted a serious railway ...

    Article : 63 words
  19. DREADFUL BURNING ACCIDENT.

    Dreadful injuries by burning were sustained yesterday morning by a young woman named Ethel Armstrong, a domestic servant in the employ of Mr. A. N. Vines, ...

    Article : 189 words
  20. WHOLESALE STAMP SNATCHING.

    In the course of only a few days a young man possessed of a large stock of audacity and a very small one of honesty has succeeded in robbing stationers of the city of ...

    Article : 599 words
  21. THE BUNGENDORE MAIL ROBBERY.

    John Henry King was to-day charged at the Goulburn Circuit Court with having "held up," on August 9, the Captain's Flat to Bungendore mail coach. The evidence ...

    Article : 159 words
  22. MINING ACCIDENTS. NARROW ESCAPE FROM DEATH.

    An employe of the Lady Mary Company named Walter Kenworthy on Saturday morning was engaged with a mate in sinking a shaft for water purposes at the lake ...

    Article : 143 words
  23. ASTRONOMICAL MEMORANDA FOR OCTOBER 12, 1898.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 38 words
  24. A BOGUS ADVERTISING AGENT.

    Frank Laird, a young man, who was arrested at Charlton last week, and remanded here on a charge of imposing on business people, was to-day sentenced at the local ...

    Article : 143 words
  25. MR. WRA[?]E'S FORECASTS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 261 words
  26. PASTORAL INTELLIGENCE.

    BREWARRINA, Oct. 7.—The drought continues with unabated rigour, and to-day a dry parching wind is blowing, enveloping the whole place in clouds of dust, the effect of which must be very ...

    Article : 475 words
  27. THE TOWONG DROWNING ACCIDENT.

    It now appears that there were three victims to the drowning accident at Towong, viz., James O'Donohue, for many years a resident of the Upper Murray; his son, aged ...

    Article : 126 words
  28. QUEENSLAND PARLIAMENT.

    In the Legislative Council to-day the bill to establish a criminal code was read a first time. The British Probate Bill was read a ...

    Article : 216 words
  29. A YOUTH FATALLY INJURED.

    A second accident happened at the Princess Royal mine yesterday afternoon, the victim being Alexander M'Kenzie, a youth 18 years of age, employed as a battery [?]and. ...

    Article : 194 words
  30. MARYBOROUGH GENERAL SESSIONS.

    Judge Molesworth presided at the General Sessions to-day. A young man named Robert Kennedy, a miner, was charged with feloniously wounding ...

    Article : 2,975 words
  31. RIVER GAUGINGS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 85 words
  32. QUEENSLAND.

    The Public Service Board has recommended Mr. Pinnock, the police magistrate at Brisbane, for the position of sheriff of Queensland. ...

    Article : 124 words
  33. COMPLAINT FROM BROKEN HILL.

    Some weeks ago public attention was called to the fact that insufficient trucks were provided by the South Australian Railway department to cope with the ...

    Article : 330 words
  34. SOUTH AUSTRALIAN PARLIAMENT.

    In the House of Assembly to-day, A petition was presented from the council of the Adelaide University against the provisions of the Law Reform Bill, which is ...

    Article : 374 words
  35. AGRICULTURAL INTELLIGENCE.

    COBRAM, Oct. 11.—Rain is badly wanted. The crops and grass are dying, and the water supply is becoming short. HORSHAM, Oct. 11.—The frosts experienced a ...

    Article : 864 words
  36. WOMAN'S FRANCHISE BILL. MEETING AT MALVERN.

    At a public meeting held in the shirehall, Malvern, on Friday, after an address on woman's franchise by Mrs. Nicholls, Australasian president of the Woman's ...

    Article : 107 words
  37. THE NEW MINISTERS.

    In connection with the re-arrangement of Ministerial port folios rendered necessary by the death of the late Premier (Mr. T. [?]. Byrnes), Mr. Foxton, Minister of Lands, ...

    Article : 50 words
  38. NEW GUINEA.

    A lengthy despatch by Sir Wm. M'Gregor concerning New Guinen has been received by the Premier (Mr. Dickson) through His Excellency the Governor. Copies will be ...

    Article : 44 words
  39. NEWS IN BRIEF.

    A horse attached to a waggon belonging to the Concentrated Milk Co. holted in Clarendon-street, South Melbourne, on Monday night, and careered down Clarendon-street until it came in ...

    Article : 728 words
  40. MEETING AT PRAHRAN.

    At a meeting held in the Prahran Independent Church on Thursday, under the auspices of the Prahran Women's Christian Temperance Union, presided over by the ...

    Article : 105 words
  41. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    The Customs receipts from July 1 to October 8 amounted to £156,967, representing an increase of £206 compared with the corresponding period of last year. The ...

    Article : 59 words
  42. HARROLD BROS.' INSOLVENCY.

    The examination into the insolvent estate of Messrs. Harrold Bros. was continued this morning, when Mr. Kingston made a further application for a maintenance order, ...

    Article : 139 words
  43. DEMONSTRATION AT BALLARAT.

    At the annual demonstration of the Women's Christian Temperance Union it was resolved, on the motion of Mesdames Dawson and Harper— ...

    Article : 81 words
  44. THE TARRA WINGEE TRAMWAY.

    The Minister for Public Works proposes to ask the Assembly to approve of the purchase by the Government of the Tarrawingee Flux and Tramway Company's tram ...

    Article : 242 words
  45. NEW ZEALAND PARLIAMENT.

    The Bank of New Zealand and Banking Act Amendment Bill has now passed both Houses. It provides for the abolition of the office of president, and gives the ...

    Article : 53 words
  46. MUNICIPAL INTELLIGENCE. COMPLAINTS AGAINST THE METROPOLITAN BOARD OF WORKS.

    At the Flemington Council last night, the action of the public works committee was con[?]med in drawing the attention of the Melbourne and Metropolitan Board of Works to the nuisance ...

    Article : 111 words
  47. A RUSSIAN VISITOR.

    Amongst the passengers by the Lund liner Warrnambool is M. Ivan Kologrivoff, president of the Council of Ministers of Ways of Communication in Russia, ...

    Article : 104 words
  48. RACING IN NEW ZEALAND.

    The race for the Hawke's Bay Guineas took place to-day, and resulted as follows:— HAWKE'S BAY GUINEAS, Of £300, and a sweepstake of £10; second horse ...

    Article : 94 words
  49. NORTHERN SUBURBS RAILWAY.

    At the Northeote Town Council meeting on Monday evening the results of the Preston conference on direct railway communication with the city were reported. It was proposed that the ...

    Article : 190 words
  50. TASMANIA.

    In the Supreme Court to-day, in the case of Captain Parker versus The Queen, for damages for his alleged unlawful dismissal from the Tasmanian Defence Force, ...

    Article : 153 words
  51. THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL. THE APPEAL FOR THE BUILDING FUND.

    In response to the urgent appeal on behalf of the Children's Hospital which has been made by the committee, and warmly seconded by Lady Madden, we have ...

    Article : 78 words
  52. CHRISTMAS TRAIN ARRANGEMENTS.

    Sir,—It is some years now since Christmas Day fell on a Sunday, as will be the case this year. Surely we will be allowed the first trains to and from the country that ...

    Article : 114 words
  53. HOTEL PROSECUTIONS.

    At the Carlton Court on Monday (Mr. D. V. H[?]nnessy, J.P., in the chair) several licensing cases were heard. James A. Young, licensee of the Royal Artillery Hotel, Elizabeth and ...

    Article : 177 words
  54. BOROONDARA FINANCES.

    At a special meeting meeting of the Boroondara Shire Council on Monday evening, the report for the financial year ending 30th September was presented, from which it appeared that the year closed with ...

    Article : 101 words
  55. SOUTH SUBURBAN CHORAL UNION.

    The Ascotvale Masonic-hall was well filled on October 4, when the North Suburban Choral Union gave its 32nd concert. As a change from the so[?]ld works given at the last four concerts, the ...

    Article : 235 words
  56. AUSTRALIAN CENTRIFUGAL QUARTZ-MILL COMPANY.

    The half-yearly meeting of this company was held on Monday, at the office, 325 Collins-street, Mr. J. W. Siddall in the chair. The report stated that patent rights for the new mill had been ...

    Article : 257 words
  57. THE MATINEE AT THE PRINCESS'S THEATRE.

    The full programme is published this morning in connection with the matinee to be given at the Princess's Theatre to-morrow afternoon in aid of the Hospital for ...

    Article : 67 words
  58. GOVERNMENT MUNICIPAL AUDITORS' ASSOCIATION.

    The annual general meeting of the Government Municipal Auditors' Association was held on October 7. The report and financial statement for the past year were received and adopted, and the ...

    Article : 149 words
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  61. Advertising

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