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  1. Paris Nesbit Q.C. lawyer, libertine and lunatic / by Graham Loughlin
    Loughlin, Graham, 1950-
    [ Book : 1977 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
  2. The Connair story : a brief summary / by E. J. Connellan
    Connellan, E. J. (Edward John), 1912-1983
    [ Book : 1979 ]
    At NT Library
  3. Failure of triumph : the story of Connellan Airways / by E.J. Connellan ; introduced and edited by Peter Donovan
    Connellan, E. J. (Edward John), 1912-1983
    [ Book : 1992 ]
    At 22 libraries
    Failure of triumph : the story of Connellan Airways / by E.J. Connellan ; introduced and edited by Peter Donovan
  4. Connellan Airways : outback airline / Peter Donovan
    Donovan, P. F. (Peter Francis), 1945-
    [ Book : 1989 ]
    At 7 libraries
    Connellan Airways : outback airline / Peter Donovan
  5. An Infant Abandoned.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Thursday 5 March 1896 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A female infant, aged about 6 weeks, which had been abandoned, was found last night on the footpath, in Little Riley-street, Surry Hills. The police ... 55 words
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  6. DEATH OF SIR EDMUND BARTON. A DISTINGUISHED, AUSTRALIAN. THE FIRST PRIME MINISTER. Sydney, January 7.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 10 January 1920 p 33 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The Right Hon. Sir Edmund Barton, senior puisne judge of the High Court of Australia, died suddenly this morning of heart failure in the bathroom of ... 200 words
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  7. WEIL'S DISEASE. OFFICIAL REPORT.
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Thursday 4 November 1937 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The anual report of the Director-General of Healthy and Medical, Services disclosed that 54 cases of Weil's Disease have been recorded as against 365 words
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  8. WEIL'S DISEASE. PREVENTIVE MEASURES. WARNING AGAINST PANIO. BRISBANE, June 5.
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Thursday 6 June 1935 p 5 Article
    Abstract: It is not to be expected that the cane-cutting season will pass without one or two cases of Well's dis[?], but I believe there will not be any 477 words
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  9. ARE OUR CITIZEN SOLDIERS SHIRKERS?
    Port Pirie Recorder and North Western Mail (SA : 1898 - 1918) Saturday 15 May 1915 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Speaking at a farewell gathering to Mr. L. Caust at the High School yesterday, Mr. J. J. Ogilvy (representing the Caledonian Cricket Club) 118 words
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  10. Wiseman's Ferry. MAY 17.
    The Sydney Mail and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1871 - 1912) Saturday 22 May 1886 p 1085 Article
    Abstract: A good deal of interest, nixed with curiosity, was displayed on Thursday forenoon last, when the remains of old Mr. Solomon Wiseman, of his first wif ... 627 words
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  11. COMMEMORATION OF ANZAC DAY THE GLORY OF ANZAC A Nation's Everlasting Tribute Honoured Remembrance | Impressive Observance in Tasmania Address by Administrator
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 26 April 1930 p 9 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: After 15 years the world has not ceased to wonder at the amazing courage and bravery of the youth of Australia, who answered the call of Empire, and ... 15633 words
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  12. May Survive Fall From Sydney Harbour Bridge SYDNEY, Tuesday.
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 9 June 1954 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A man who fell from the footway of the Sydney Harbour Bridge to-day was alive when taken from the water. 155 words
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  13. Survived Fall From Sydney Harbour Bridge
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1907 - 1954) Monday 15 December 1952 p 1 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, December 14.—A 35-year-old unemployed bollermaker, who creashed 180 feet from the harbour 169 words
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    • Text last corrected on 27 December 2015 by anonymous
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  14. SYDNEY HARBOUR BRIDGE
    The Cumberland Argus (Parramatta, NSW : 1950 - 1962) Wednesday 25 February 1959 p 30 Article
    Abstract: Sydney Harbour Bridge was completed 26 years ago, but there is still £6 million owing on its 178 words
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  15. Alive after 100ft. fall Sydney, Sunday
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 13 July 1953 p 7 Article
    Abstract: An elderly man who yesterday fell about 100 feet from Sydney Harbor Bridge to a bitumen roadway may 86 words
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  16. FINED FOR BETTING.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 12 January 1932 p 8 Article
    Abstract: William James Ellis, 56, hairdresser, was fine £ 50 at Newtown Police Court yesterday for having used his shop at 743 King-street[?] St. Peters, for ... 159 words
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  17. Luxury Linen in the Laundry of the Law THE CROWDS THAT DAILY FOUGHT FOR ADMISSION TO THE DIVORCE COURT. MRS. FIELD'S AMAZING STORY Under Cross-Examining Searchlight, She Admits Nud...
    Truth (Sydney, NSW : 1894 - 1954) Sunday 25 October 1931 p 13 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: SUN-BAKING in the nude isn't new to Sydney, after all. They've had it down at Palm Beach in the bush, cohere only the birds could see— a secret bower ... 8403 words
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  18. IN DIVORCE. (Before the Judge in Divorce, Mr. Justice Owen.) FIELD V FIELD.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 4 November 1931 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A number of incidents in the private life of Mrs. Field were related by Maggie Jean Matthewson yesterday, when the hearing was resumed of the consoli ... 1380 words
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  19. MAN'S DEATH LEAP FIRST SUICIDE FROM SYDNEY HARBOUR BRIDGE
    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Monday 25 April 1932 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The first suicide from the Sydney Harbour Bridge occurred yesterday afternoon. Before the eyes of hundreds of horrified men and 286 words
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  20. BRIDGE SUICIDE Victim Unknown DOCTOR'S OPINION SYDNEY, Monday.
    The Maitland Daily Mercury (NSW : 1894 - 1939) Monday 25 April 1932 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The man who yesterday dived to his death from the decking of , the Harbour Bridge has not yet been identified. 82 words
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  21. FIRST SUICIDE Sydney Harbour Bridge MAN'S DEATH LEAP Hundreds Witness Tragedy SYDNEY, Sunday.
    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Monday 25 April 1932 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The first suicide from the Sydney Harbour Bridge occurred this afternoon. Before the eyes of hundreds of horrified men and women, a 292 words
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  22. JUMP FROM HARBOUR BRIDGE Unknown Man's Suicide.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 25 April 1932 p 8 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, April 24.—In full view, of many pedestrians, a man whose name is not known threw himself from the centre af the Harbour Bridge this afternoon ... 145 words
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  23. LEAP FROM BRIDGE. Second Suicide.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 26 April 1932 p 9 Article
    Abstract: A man, whose body has not yet been recovered, jumped from the footway of the Harbour Bridge into the water last night. He leaped from about the same ... 153 words
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  24. GRETA INFERNO SMOULDERING PITS BURST INTO FLAMES Fire Invades Central Pit RAILWAY IN DANGER GRETA, Monday.
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 26 April 1932 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A fire which has been mouldering in abandoned col[?]ry workings for nearly two years, is daily becoming more 313 words
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  25. OPIUM RAID Chinese Escape Through Secret Door ONE CAPTURED SYDNEY, Monday.
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 26 April 1932 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The police this morning raided a house in Botany Road, Redfern, and surprised four Chinamen smoking opium. 111 words
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  26. Digger's Suicide SYDNEY, Tuesday.
    The Maitland Daily Mercury (NSW : 1894 - 1939) Tuesday 26 April 1932 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The body of the man who jumped from the Sydney Harbour Bridge on Sunday was to-day identified as William 42 words
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  27. SECOND SUICIDE From Harbour Bridge LAST NIGHT SYDNEY, Tuesday.
    The Maitland Daily Mercury (NSW : 1894 - 1939) Tuesday 26 April 1932 p 2 Article
    Abstract: At 6.15 p.m. last night the second suicide in about 24 hours occurred from the decking of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. 216 words
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  28. JUMPED FROM SYDNEY BRIDGE IMPERIAL PENSIONER'S SUICIDE. Sydney, April 26.
    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950) Wednesday 27 April 1932 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The man who committed suicide on Sunday, by throwing himself from the Harbour Bridge into the harbour, has been identified as 73 words
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  29. CASUALTIES. SUICIDE FROM BRIDGE.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 3 May 1932 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The City Coroner (Mr. May) yesterday returned a verdict of "suicide while suffering from the effects of war injuries" after his inquiry into the deat ... 368 words
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  30. FELL FROM THE BRIDGE Railway Clerk Still Alive SYDNEY, Sunday.
    Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954) Monday 30 May 1932 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Robert Anderson (33), a clerk, in the employ of the Railway Commissioners, and a resident of Lakemba, had a fortunate escape from 199 words
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  31. ATTEMPTED SUICIDE FROM SYDNEY BRIDGE YOUNG MAN BREAKS SPINE.
    The Albany Advertiser (WA : 1897 - 1954) Monday 30 May 1932 p 1 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, May 29.—A young man jumped from the footway rail of the Harbour Bridge to-day. After 95 words
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  32. ANOTHER BRIDGE SUICIDE
    The Longreach Leader (Qld. : 1923 - 1954) Saturday 11 June 1932 p 12 Article
    Abstract: A man, believed to be, F. Thompson, aged about 55, jumped from the Sydney Harbour Bridge yesterday. He was 51 words
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  33. LURE OF THE BRIDGE. ANOTHER SUICIDE.
    Mullumbimby Star (NSW : 1906 - 1936) Thursday 16 June 1932 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A man fell 170 ft. from the footway of the Harbour Bridge to his death, shortly before midday on Friday last. 929 words
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  34. TIRED OF LIFE Sydney Harbour Bridge Tragedy WOMAN SUICIDES
    Warwick Daily News (Qld. : 1919 -1954) Saturday 25 June 1932 p 1 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, Friday.—Throwing herself from the Sydney Harbour Bridge to-day Mrs. Elma Eriks (24) died several hours later from shock and 77 words
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  35. SUICIDE FROM HARBOUR BRIDGE. Woman Makes Third Fatal Jump. SYDNEY, Friday.
    The Evening News (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1924 - 1941) Saturday 25 June 1932 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The Harbour Bridge is becoming embarrassingly popular as a taking off place from this earth for worlds unknown. 85 words
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  36. BRIDGE COVERING To PREVENT SUICIDES Two Tragedies SYDNEY, Wednesday.
    Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954) Thursday 7 September 1933 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The question of harbour bridge suicides was raised in Parliament this afternoon, when Mr. Sanders, U.A.P., 368 words
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  37. FUNERAL OF SIR SIDNEY KIDMAN Messages From All Over World LARGE ATTENDANCFJ
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Wednesday 4 September 1935 p 22 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: More than 1,000 people attendee the funeral of Sir Sidney Kidman yesterday, the cortege stretching for a mile ond a half after it left his home at 887 words
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  38. Faintings And Collapses
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Monday 5 September 1932 p 10 Article
    Abstract: One or two incidents put such a strain on the spectators that sudden heavy demands upon the ambulance men developed. One broncho and its 1511 words
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  39. WEDDING SAFFRON—KRANTZ
    The Hebrew Standard of Australasia (Sydney, NSW : 1895 - 1953) Thursday 18 December 1947 p 9 Article
    Abstract: The wedding of Miss Doreen Krantz and Mr. Abe Saffron took place on Sunday, November 23, at the Great Synagogue. 327 words
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  40. BRONX HOME FOR PLATYPUSES Earthworm Farm For Food
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 24 March 1947 p 1 Article
    Abstract: NEW YORK, Mar. 23 (A.A.P.). —The Bronx zoo has bred tens of thousands of earthworms in readiness for the arrival of three 127 words
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  41. MOTHER OF 2 DAYS HELPS RE-UNITE JAP BRIDE
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1907 - 1954) Thursday 8 January 1953 p 1 Article
    Abstract: MELBOURNE, Jan. 7.—A stranded Japanese war bride, Mrs, Japanese war bride, Mrs. Peter Pallett, was re-united with her husband 217 words
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  42. They Call Him "Knockout"
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 24 January 1945 p 7 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Some doubt exists as to the actual incident which led to W. J. Smith, of Australian Consolidated Industries, and one of Australia's leading industria ... 1277 words
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  43. Oyster Culture in New South Wales.
    Illawarra Mercury (Wollongong, NSW : 1856 - 1950) Friday 3 January 1873 p 4 Article
    Abstract: This subject has been for a long time urged upon the colony with considerable force by the Hon Thomas Holt, who six or seven years ago convened Weeny ... 1833 words
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  44. "DON'T MIND ME" FISHERMAN'S TRAGIC PLEA DINGHY CAPSIZES MATES REACH SHORE AFTER SIX HOURS' ORDEAL
    The Sun (Sydney, NSW : 1910 - 1954) Wednesday 21 March 1928 p 13 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: "Don't mind me. I have had my day. Look after yourself." Those were the last tragic words of Edward Ward, 56, of Swinburn-street, Botany, who was dro ... 847 words
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  45. TERRIBLE FATALITY IN BOTANY BAY. A BOAT SWAMPED. SEVEN LIVES LOST. SYDNEY, FRIDAY.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 3 June 1893 p 9 Article
    Abstract: This afternoon a terrible fatality occurred in Botany Bay. A sailing boat, in which were seven men and a boy, was swamped, and of the occupants only ... 587 words
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  46. SHOOTING OUTRAGE RECALLED. CHINAMAN RELEASED. Melbourne, Wednesday.
    Warrnambool Standard (Vic. : 1914 - 1918) Thursday 3 August 1916 p 4 Article
    Abstract: To-day Thomas Jones Chia, the young Chinaman who, on 27th April, 1913 was sentenced to five years' imprisonment for shooting at Jung 85 words
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  47. CHIA'S CAREER.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 12 March 1913 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Chia has held many important positions. He was at one time headmaster at the Prefectual College, Changehew, of which place he is a native. From 1905 172 words
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  48. CHIA DIVORCE CASE.
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 15 October 1921 p 33 Article
    Abstract: The petition of Eunice Camiile Chia (formerly Miss Unie Russell, of Melbourne, who appeared on the stage in romantic drama), for the dissolution of h ... 135 words
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  49. BITS AND PIECES
    Warwick Daily News (Qld. : 1919 -1954) Monday 27 February 1950 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Choked to Death: A two-yearold girl who caught her bonnet on a piece of wood on her cot choked to death in Melbourne 1563 words
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  50. O'KEEFE AND GAMBOA CASES DECIDED
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 17 February 1950 p 1 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA, Feb. 16: The Federal Government has decided to allow Mrs: O'Keefe, the Indonesian-born wife of an Australian and her children to remain in ... 708 words
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  51. Alabama Kid Seeks Entry To Aust.
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Monday 6 February 1950 p 4 Article
    Abstract: MELBOURNE, February 5.— The American boxer, Clarence Reeves, who fought in Australia for 10 years under the 404 words
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  52. ALABAMA KID'S WIFE BARRED
    The Sun (Sydney, NSW : 1910 - 1954) Sunday 3 April 1949 p 4 Article
    Abstract: US authorities are preventing her from joining her Negro husband in America, an Australian woman said yesterday. The woman is Mrs. 248 words
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  53. ARE THEY STARVING ? ABORIGINALS ON MACLEAY. EDUCATED BLACKS ASSERTIONS.
    Casino and Kyogle Courier and North Coast Advertiser (NSW : 1904 - 1932) Wednesday 16 November 1927 p 2 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, Tuesday.--A number of aborigines appeared at Chapter House, Sydney, last night and asserted their claims to racial equality with whites. 108 words
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  54. WOMEN'S COLUMN NOTES ON VARIOUS SUBJECTS | THE KEW GARAGE.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Wednesday 6 September 1922 p 10 Article
    Abstract: A description of Miss Anderson's garage at Kew, and a few facts about Miss Anderson herself, will be of special interest to any girls who art thinkin ... 911 words
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    Alice Anderson, female garage proprietor of the 1920s, who died from a gunshot to the head

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  55. EARLE PAGE'S SON Killed by Lightning
    Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh (NSW : 1929 - 1942) Thursday 19 January 1933 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Earle Charles Page (22), eldest son of Dr. Earle Page, was fatally struck by lightning during a thunderstorm near 343 words
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    Earle Page's son killed by lightning

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