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  2. KING'S VISIT TO RUSSIA.

    The Czar and the Czarina, accompanied by one of their daughters, who are proceeding to Royal to meet the King of England, boarded the train ...

    Article : 132 words
  3. THE MINISTER OF CUSTOMS.

    The Hon. Austin Chapman, Minister of Customs, has been ill for some days. He is suffering from neuritis, but expects to be about again in a few days. ...

    Article : 38 words
  4. THE RUSSIAN NAVY.

    The Premier of Russia, M. Stolypin, made an impassioned appeal to members of the Duma on Saturday to vote the money required for the construction ...

    Article : 196 words
  5. THE AMERICAN FLEET.

    The Federal Government proposes to issue to each officer and man of the visiting American fleet a souvenir photographic album, which will contain ...

    Article : 143 words
  6. THE SURPLUS GRAB.

    While discussing the action of the Federal Government in attempting to withhold the surplus revenue due to the States, the Premier admitted that ...

    Article : 318 words
  7. THE SUNSHINE DISASTER.

    The circumstances attending the railway disaster at Sunshine station on April 20 were further investigated to-day by the coroner. ...

    Article : 202 words
  8. SEDITION IN INDIA.

    The Vice-Regal Council of India, at a single sitting yesterday, passed the Explosives Bill and the Press Act. This latter measure gives power to ...

    Article : 475 words
  9. PERSONAL.

    The following telegram has been received by His Excellency the Governor-General from His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales:—"My most sincere ...

    Article : 650 words
  10. THE POSTAL ESTIMATES.

    The work of reducing the postal estimates for the next year, in view of the fact that the revenue is not likely to be large enough to pay for the ...

    Article : 164 words
  11. GENERAL TELEGRAMS.

    Messrs. J. and T. Gunn, contractors, for the remodelling of the Post Office tower at Launceston, are commencing operations, and the work will probably ...

    Article : 130 words
  12. NAVAL PIGEON SERVICE.

    The British Admiralty has decided that ethergraphs render it unn[?]essary to continue the navy's carrier pigeon service of birds trained to home ...

    Article : 93 words
  13. MOWBRAY RACING ACCIDENT

    H. J. Archer, the jockey who was injured in the Hurdle Race at Mowbray yesterday, died at the hospital at 3 o'clock this morning. His ...

    Article : 132 words
  14. A CONVICTION QUASHED.

    In October of last year Dr. Gillette, a former vice-president of the Mutual Life Insurance Co., was sentenced to six months' imprisonment at New York ...

    Article : 63 words
  15. WAGES IN RAILWAY WORKSHOPS.

    A deputation from the Trades-hall Council and the trades interested waited on the Premier to-day to complain about the rates of wages being paid ...

    Article : 112 words
  16. ST. GEORGE'S CHURCH.

    The Masonic-hall was filled to overflowing last night, on the occasion of the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the Church of St. George. The ...

    Article : 1,018 words
  17. BRITISH NAVAL MAN[?]UVRES.

    The "Standard" complains that owing to the serious shortage of men in the navy, and in order to bring the nucleus crews to their full strength, the naval ...

    Article : 109 words
  18. EXORBITANT DEMANDS BY RECEIVERS.

    Holders of stock representing forty-nine million dollars assented, some time ago, to the reopening of the Knicker-bocker Trust of New York, which had ...

    Article : 141 words
  19. SOME PRESS OPINIONS.

    It would be idle to deny the gravity of the situation created by the action of the Federal Government in dealing with Commonwealth expenditure. The sanity and ...

    Article : 814 words
  20. RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT GEEVESTON.

    What might have been a serious accident occurred this evening on the Huon Timber Company's railway. A locomotive, with four large log[?] ...

    Article : 177 words
  21. SUNDAY WORK IN THE FEDERAL SERVICE.

    An instruction has been issued by the Federal Public Service Commissioner, (Mr. McLachlan), ordering the payment of telegraph operators throughout the ...

    Article : 60 words
  22. GENERAL CABLES.

    The Government of West Australia is issuing a 3½ per cent. £1,000,000 loan at a minimum of £97. Six months interest will be payable in December, ...

    Article : 55 words
  23. OLD-AGE PENSIONS.

    At the Oddfellows' conference held on Whit Monday a motion was carried which expressed strong opposition to the weekly payments under the old ...

    Article : 92 words
  24. LABOUR CONFERENCE.

    Strong efforts are being made by members of the Federal Labour party to secure an alteration in the date of the Labour conference in Brisbane. ...

    Article : 90 words
  25. GRAND PRIX DE PARIS.

    Signorinetta, who recently won the Epsom Derby and the Oaks Stakes, is to be given a rest. Althougn Signorinetta is entered for ...

    Article : 77 words
  26. HOLIDAY IN LONDON.

    The weather in London on Monday was cool and fine. The day was a bank holiday, and 350,000 persons visited the Franco-British exhibition during ...

    Article : 31 words
  27. S.T. RAILWAY LEAGUE.

    The provisional committee, appointed to draw, up recommendations to the Southern Tasmanian Railway and Exploration League as to a constitution and ...

    Article : 373 words
  28. WHARF LABOURERS' DISPUTE.

    The wharf labourers' dispute regarding the loading of the Huddart, Parker steamer Westralia at Port Huon by non-union labour, and the threat ...

    Article : 529 words
  29. A CHARGE OF MURDER.

    The trial began to-day of Frederick Davies Green on a charge of the murder of Lily Bridge, at Allendale, on the 14th April. The girl was found ...

    Article : 200 words
  30. AMERICAN MEAT SUPPLY.

    The "Daily Mail" states that there is a shortage of beef in America, and a shipment of 200,000lb, has been reshipped from London to New York. ...

    Article : 72 words
  31. THE MONTENEGRIN PLOT.

    The allegations made by a journalist named Navic last week in regard to the manufacture of bombs that were intended, it was said, for the ...

    Article : 166 words
  32. CAMPBELL TOWN SHOW.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 648 words
  33. THE LICENSING BILL.

    Many meetings are being organised by the temperance societies in England, and by members of Parliament who are in favour of the Licensing Bil!, in order ...

    Article : 96 words
  34. A DESTRUCTIVE FIRE.

    Tingha was the scene of a disastrous fire yesterday afternoon. Tet Fong's arcade, comprising a number of shops, was totally destroyed. The damage is ...

    Article : 38 words
  35. DEGENERATE GERMAN'S CRIME.

    In April last a degenerate German named H[?]idert was arrested at Berlin on a charge of murdering a youth, whose dissected remains had been ...

    Article : 114 words
  36. FIRST AID CONFERENCE.

    Nine hundred persons are attending the International First Aid Conference at Frankfort, in Prussia. The New South Wales railway ...

    Article : 48 words
  37. DIVORCE IN SYDNEY.

    The number of divorce cases is a record one. Mr. Justice Simson said to-day:—"I have 55 undefended and 26 defended cases to try, and how I am ...

    Article : 47 words
  38. ENGINEERS AND IRON TRADE.

    The award between the Amalgamated Society of Engineers and Iron Trades Employers' Association was given in the Arbitration Court to-day. ...

    Article : 377 words
  39. MOTOR CAR RACE.

    A motor-car race for £500 a side took place on the Brooklands track at Weybridge, England, yesterday, between S. F. Edge, on a Napier car, and Nazarro, ...

    Article : 94 words
  40. CHARGE OF SHEEP-STEALIGN

    A father and two sons, named Coulter, were committed for trial at Benalla court to-day on a charge of having stolen four sheep, the skins of ...

    Article : 114 words
  41. THE STRAITS ISLANDS.

    The visit of the American Consul to the islands lying in the straits to the uorth of Tasmania has been the means of arousing much interest in these ...

    Article : 251 words
  42. PENNY POSTAGE SCHEME.

    The Government is blamed in business circles in Germany for not forestalling Great Britain and[?]the United States in the matter of a reduction in ...

    Article : 56 words
  43. UNITED STATES FINANCES.

    A Wall-street journal estimates that the Treasury revenue for the year ending June 30 will show a decrease of sixty-five million dollars. ...

    Article : 48 words
  44. GERMANS IN ENGLAND.

    The visits to England by German burgomasters, representatives of the press, and pastors has now been followed by a visit of German workmen. ...

    Article : 61 words
  45. PLAYING TWO-UP.

    Nine young men who were before the Glebe Police Court on a charge of playing "two-up" at Camperdown, were sent to gaol for seven days. The magistrate ...

    Article : 65 words
  46. CONDITIONS IN NEW ZEALAND.

    Speaking at Christchurch to-day, Sir Joseph Ward said the Government had not suggested any increase in taxation, and did not believe it necessary. For ...

    Article : 132 words
  47. TROUBLE IN PERSIA.

    The Shah has summoned a number of notabilities to Baghashax, outside of Teheran, and is resisting the demands of Wils ed Dowleh, Al ed Dowi[?]h, and ...

    Article : 77 words
  48. A MAMMOTH STEAMER.

    The Holland-America line of Rotterdam has had built at Belfast a new vessel of 25,000 tons, named the Rotterdam, which is capable of carrying ...

    Article : 52 words
  49. POULTRY EXHIBITS.

    Several Launceston breeders despatched poultry to the mainland to-day for exhibition at the Coburg and Brunswick shows. Amongst the ...

    Article : 49 words
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