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  2. THE FEDERAL TARIFF.

    The event of the session in Parliament was the delivery of Budget and tariff statements this afternoon and to-night. I preparation for the event the Speaker had ...

    Article : 477 words
  3. [BY SUBMARINE TELEGRAPH.] [Received October 9, 1 a.m.] A PERILOUS JOURNEY.

    A luggage-van, attached to the Highland express, which rums between Inverness and Perth caught fire last night. The guard who was travelling in the ...

    Article : 87 words
  4. [BY SUBMARINE TELEGRAPH.] [Received October 9, 1 a.m.] THE BOER WAR.

    The newspapers to-day endorse the report that a son of Mr. F. W. Reitz has been captured by the British troops in Zululand. Mr. Reitz has still two sons in the ...

    Article : 150 words
  5. [BY SUBMARINE TELEGRAPH.] [Received October 9, 1 a.m.] GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    Mr. J. D. Pore, a journalist of Auckland, has been killed in the streets of London. He was run over by a van. The Duke and Duchess of Cornwall, who ...

    Article : 75 words
  6. WORK IN PARLIAMENT.

    More than once on Tuesday the Council became decidedly jocular. Yet the business upon which it was engaged seemed prosaic enough. A start was made with the Food ...

    Article : 2,519 words
  7. NEW SOUTH WALES.

    Thomas Cant, who escaped from custody by jumping out of a train near Binalong, was to-day sentenced to six months' hard labor, to commence at the expiration of ...

    Article : 286 words
  8. THE PRICE OF SILVER.

    Silver is quoted at 2/2 11-16 per oz. ...

    Article : 16 words
  9. BRITISH POLITICS.

    Mr. T. Gibson Bowles, representative in the Conservative interest of King's Lynn, in the House of Commons, in a letter to the "Times," bitterly attacks the ...

    Article : 75 words
  10. COMMERCIAL NEWS.

    Metals.—Copper is quoted at £63 7/6 to £63 10/; tin (at three months), £106 17/6; and lead at £11 17/6. ...

    Article : 26 words
  11. SHIPPING.

    Fifeshire, steamer, 5,672 tons, at London, from Brisbane July 3. Excelsior, barque, 1,347 tons, from Albany June 3. ...

    Article : 102 words
  12. AN AMERICAN MISSIONARY.

    Miss Stone, a well-known American missionary, who was recently captured by brigands while journeying in the Macedonian mountains, is still in custody. ...

    Article : 55 words
  13. WEST AUSTRALIA.

    Early this forenoon the attention of the Fremantle water police was drawn to the body of a man floating in the outer harbor. The body was indentified as that of Damel ...

    Article : 74 words
  14. EXTENSION OF SERVICE.

    An army order has been issued to the effect that during the present emergency an South Africa soldiers will be liable to detention for a period of from three to six ...

    Article : 139 words
  15. FRANCE AND TURKEY.

    The French Government have insisted upon the immediate payment by Turkey of £344,488 in settlement of the claim of M. Lorando, a French banker, whose vain ...

    Article : 64 words
  16. NEW GUINEA.

    Unofficial information has been received from tihe south to the effect that the Commonwealth Prime Minister has received a cablegram from the Imperial authorities ...

    Article : 67 words
  17. NEW ZEALAND.

    The position of Commandant of the local forces is being offered to General Babington. ...

    Article : 22 words
  18. THE DECLINING BIRTH-RATE.

    Sir—Two letters on the declining birth-rate and the unemployed appeared in "The Advertiser" of September 30, and they seem to be connected with each other. I have been ...

    Article : 555 words
  19. THE AUSTRALIAN TRADE.

    The Drayton Grange, a new steamer, built to the order of Houlder Bros. & Co., Limited, for the Australian trade, was launched at Belfast yesterday. ...

    Article : 36 words
  20. THE KANAKA BILL.

    In tge Assembly co-day the Premier, in reply to a question, said that his attention ahd not been called to the article in the "Pastoralists' Review" to the effect that ...

    Article : 117 words
  21. CANADA AND AUSTRALIA.

    Lord Strathcona, High Commissioner in London for the Dominion of Canada, is urging the establishment of a new shipping line between Canada and Australia. ...

    Article : 62 words
  22. AMERICA AND ENGLAND.

    The New York correspondents of the "Chronicle" and the "Telegraph" agree in stating that the Governments of Great Britain and America have come to an ...

    Article : 100 words
  23. THE INDIA AT FREMANTLE.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 281 words
  24. THE SHAMROCK.

    Sir Thos. Lipton's yacht Shamrock will pass the winter in America. Mathematicians, basing their calculations on the measurements, bearings, &c., of the ...

    Article : 48 words
  25. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.

    The Speaker took the chair at 2.30 p.m. LOCKING RIVERS. Mr. Chanter (N.S.W.) presented a petition in favor of locking the Murray and ...

    Article : 7,640 words
  26. CHINESE AFFAIRS.

    Reuters correspondent at Pekin reports that the requisitions demanded by the Chinese Court to cover the expenses of its journey to Pekin, and to furnidh the palaces ...

    Article : 90 words
  27. LONDON WOOL SALES.

    The market was firm at the London wool sales to-day and prices remained unchanged. The competition was good. The sales included:—Braeburn, 4½d.; ...

    Article : 43 words
  28. BRITISH TRADE RETURNS.

    The Board of Trade Returns for September, as compared with the returns for the corresponding month of last year, show a decrease of £3,024,061 in imports, and of ...

    Article : 77 words
  29. THE QUEEN'S HOME.

    The Norwood ladies' committee of the Queen's Home held a business meeting at the Norwood Town Hall on Thursday last. It was resolved to send to the central committee a donation of £50, ...

    Article : 160 words
  30. MR. J. G. WOOLLEY'S LECTURES.

    Under the auspices of the South Australian Alliance, Mr. J. G. Woolley, the American Temperance and Christian Citizenship lecturer, addressed a good audience in ...

    Article : 192 words
  31. IMAGINARY AILMENTS.

    There are many who have pains in the back and imagine that their kidneys are affected, while the only trouble is a rheumatism of the muscles, or, at worst, ...

    Article : 71 words
  32. SIR WILLIAM ALLAN'S BRIDE.

    The excitement among the young folk in connection with the Melon Seed Competition was brought to a crisis on Wednesday afternoon, when the seeds contained in the ...

    Article : 154 words
  33. CYCLING.

    The secretary of the League of Wheelmen has been informed that W. Martin, who rode so brillianily last season, would arrive in Adelaide for the October race meeting, beginning on Saturday ...

    Article : 121 words
  34. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 1,049 words
  35. ROYAL PHOTOGRAPHY.

    Her Majesty the Queen of England still uses her Kodak, and photographs taken by her may be seen in the windows of Messrs. S. P. Bond, Limited, 51, Rundle-street, who ...

    Article : 48 words
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