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  1. MANLY AQUARIUM
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 6 January 1887 p 8 Article
    Abstract: One of the most gratifying of the events of the Christmas season, as far as the amusement world is concerned, has been the perfect and unalloyed succ ... 443 words
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  2. SWIMMING. A DESERVING CLUB.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 3 March 1887 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Enterprise Swimming Club o Sydney is truly a deserving today, ail their perseverance should lend to a. gray in the future. Spcakin 143 words
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  3. SWIMMING. SYDNEY ENTERPRISE SWIMMING CLUB.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 17 March 1887 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Tho final heat for the trophy presented by the above club was swum off at Robinson's Baths on Saturday afternoon last. A deal of interest was manifes ... 231 words
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  4. SWIMMING. BALMAIN SWIMMING CLUB.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 24 March 1887 p 7 Article
    Abstract: i The races promoted by above club were successfully held in the Corporation Baths at Bulmain on saturday There was a very large attendance every ava ... 963 words
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  5. SWIMMING. BALMAIN SWIMMING CLUB.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 31 March 1887 p 7 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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  6. FOLEY AND FOGARTY. THE MAN WITH THE RIGHT HAND AND THE RETIRED CHAMPION MATCHED.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 23 February 1888 p 7 Article
    Abstract: It will be remembered that in Wednesday's REFEREE I wrote an account of a slanging match between Foley and Fogarty, the former averring that Fogarty ... 726 words
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  7. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 8 March 1888 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The success of the Port Jackson Swimming Club's meeting on the 25th ult, has already borne good fruit, and exponents of natation have a merry time in ... 694 words
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    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 26 September 1888 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: PETER JACKSON, COLOURED CHAMPION OF THE WORLD. 7 words
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  9. ROWING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 5 December 1888 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The rowing carnival promoted under the auspices of the New South Wales Rowing Association was brought to a close on Saturday last, when the Maiden, J ... 1708 words
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  10. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 6 February 1889 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Frizes won at the recent meeting of the Pert Jackson Swimming Club wore presented in Punch's Albion Hotel, corner of Market and Elizabeth streets, on ... 827 words
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  11. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 20 February 1889 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The young man Cronin, here of the change-ringing business at the late contests of the Port Jackson Swimming Club, sends the following, for which piec ... 436 words
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  12. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 2 October 1889 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The change in the weather, though yet far from definite, has nevertheless set the festive kicker fairly on the job, and the various baths boil under ... 390 words
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  13. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 16 October 1889 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The meeting called by Mr. L. E. Bostook upon last Wednesday evening for the purpose of forming a N.S.W. Swimming Association was regular frost, as, n ... 349 words
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  14. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 23 October 1889 p 3 Article
    Abstract: My remarks last week anent the formation of a N.S.W.Swimming Association bore good fruit, as a thoroughly representative gathering of swimmers and sw ... 582 words
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  15. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 18 December 1889 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Last week I was fully under the impression that my principal duty at the present time would be to give an account of the Newtown Swimming Club's open ... 595 words
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  16. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 1 March 1888 p 8 Article
    Abstract: From every point of view tho Port Jackson Swimming Club's mooting on Saturday last was a decided success. The attendance of spectators filled all the ... 1786 words
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  17. SWIMMING NOTES. ASSOCIATION MEETING. Balmain Carnival. WENTWORTH CAL[?]. Waverley Sports—New Zealand Clippings—Gossip.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 1 February 1893 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A meeting of the N.S.W.A.S.A. was held on Monday night last, at the Natatorium, for the purpose of considering the reapplication from the Balmain Swi ... 1101 words
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  18. SWIMMING NOTES. NEWCASTLE SPORTS. Harrlers' Handicap. ST.GEORGE'S CARNIVAL A Visitors Views on Swimming. Went worth's Smoke—Presentations Galore Fairlawn Grammar School Annual Spor...
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 22 February 1893 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The Darlinghurst Harriers (swimming branch), held another of their favorite 66yds handicaps in the Natatorium on Tuesday week last, to which a very r ... 1735 words
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  19. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 1 March 1893 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The prizes won in connection with the late Championship sports of the Balmain Swimming Club were distributed at Dlek"s Hot[?], Balmain, on Wednesday ... 1774 words
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  20. SWIMMING NOTES. THE NORTHERN FLOODS RELIEF BENEFIT.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 22 March 1893 p 6 Article
    Abstract: I should have preferred to have left the polo match between the Wentworth Club and the Balmain Club, recently played in the Elkington Park Baths, Bal ... 1125 words
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  21. SWIMMING NOTES. THE NEWCASTLE FLOODS BELIEF BENEFIT. New Zealand Championships. Mr. Suttor on Swimming.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 29 March 1893 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The swimming carnival which took place at the Newcomen-street baths, Newcastle, in aid of the sufferers by the recent floods in the north, was in eve ... 1211 words
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  22. SWIMMING NOTES. THE MAMMOTH CARNIVAL. A City Police Club Formed. THE NEW COUNCIL MEETS. High Diving Championship. KENNEY IN AMERICA. Some Fast British Performances—Club Gossip, &c.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 1 November 1893 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The mammoth swimming carnival to be held at the Natatorium on the evening of the 14th inst, promises to be the biggest thing of the kind we have over ... 2962 words
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  23. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 5 April 1893 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The first sports meeting of the Pyrmont Superior Public School Swimming Club took place at the Pyrmont Baths on Thursday afternoon last, in the prese ... 1228 words
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  24. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 12 April 1893 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The Waverley Swimming Club will hold a sprint race at the Bronte baths on Saturday afternoon. The distance has been fixed at 66yds. and some fast spu ... 507 words
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  25. SWIMMING NOTES. (BY "LEANDER.")
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 19 April 1893 p 8 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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  26. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 26 April 1893 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The English amateur swimming champion, J.H. Tyers, continues to demonstrate that he is considerably in front of all others at distances up to am mill ... 793 words
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  27. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 3 May 1893 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A startling feat was rehearsed at the Westminster Aquarium on March 20, when says the London SPORTSMAN, "Professor" Thomas Burns dive from the roof i ... 538 words
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  28. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 10 May 1893 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A Boston telegram says James M'Cusker, the champion swimmer of America has challenged Joe Nuttall, the English champion to swim a mile other in Engli ... 379 words
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  29. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 24 May 1893 p 7 Article
    Abstract: By the Mariposa I received from Mr W. B. Curtis, editor of the New York SPIRIT OF THE TIMES, and treasurer to the Amateur Athletic Union of the Unite ... 130 words
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  30. NEW SOUTH WAIVES AMATEUR SWIMMING ASSOCIATION. JENSEN v. BALMAIN SWIMMING CLUB.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 24 May 1893 p 7 Article
    Abstract: We have received several answers to Mr. Frank Michell's letter which appeared last week. I regret we can only find space for one, but anyhow some are ... 950 words
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  31. SWIMMING NOTES GENERAL MEETING OF THE ASSOCIATION. The New Zealand Trip. STANDARD FOR FIRST-CLASS SWIMMERS. A Police Swimming Club. A COMPREHENSIVE CODE OF RULES—GENERAL GOSSIP.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 13 September 1893 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Messrs. J.J. Maloney and W.F. Corbett were, on Monday night appointed delegates to represent the N.S.W.A.S.A. at the conference of representatives fr ... 1591 words
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  32. SWIMMING NOTES. ARTHUR KENNEY IN AMERICA. Still on Top. THE WESTWORTHS ACTIVE. The Association's Certificate. INTERESTING ENGLISH NEWS. Local Items.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 20 September 1893 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The annual general meeting of the swimming branch of the Darlinghurst Harriers Club is to take place on the evening of the 26th inst. 2048 words
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  33. SWIMMING NOTES. A MONSTER CARNIVAL. The Now Zealand Tour. HIGH DIVING CHAMPIONSHIP. The Amateur Definition. ENGLISH AND SCOTCH CHAMPIONSHIPS. Waverley and Bondi Handicaps—Tooher an...
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 18 October 1893 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Clubs should hasten to register their opening fixtures with the Association secretary as it is a matter of "first come first served. The following ar ... 2600 words
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  34. SWIMMING NOTES. ST. GEORGE CLUB RE-ORGANISED. Eastern Suburbs, enterprise, and Darlighhurst Harriers' Handicap. WAVERLEY, MANLY, AND BALMAIN CLUBS TO THE FRONT. Englishman Tyers Ho...
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 11 October 1893 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The committee of the reorganised St. George's Swimming Club will meet at Lincke's Grand Hotel, Rockdale, this evening, at 8 o'clock. 2955 words
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  35. SWIMMING NOTES. THE AMATEUR DEFINITION. Balmain and wentworth Handicaps. NEWCASTLE CLUB'S ANNUAL MEETING. English Champions at Work—Tocher v Pattison—Other Items of Interest.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 25 October 1893 p 6 Article
    Abstract: I have been asked to curtail my notes as much as possible to-day owing to the great demand for space in connection with victorian turf matters. Conse ... 2122 words
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  36. THE SPRINT CHAMPIONSHIP. IS SWIMMING IN SALTWATER FASTER THAT IN FRESH. HOW LANE WAS BEATEN. The Bathurst Carnival—A Good Time Generally—All Local News.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 4 January 1899 p 7 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Echoes of the Bathurst Carnival on Boxing Day are still floating round, and Bishop's victory over Lane is yet a topic of absorbing interest among swi ... 3036 words
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  37. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 11 January 1899 p 7 Article
    Abstract: After a spell of some weeks consequent upon the Christmas and New Year holidays, several of the clubs got to work again on Saturday, and supplied goo ... 2210 words
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  38. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 18 January 1899 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Commenting on the recent swimming carnival in the Ca[?]ope Dock, the Auckland "W[?]kly Nows" writer, "Lynx," says: "I now come to the distinetive fea ... 3278 words
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  39. QUEENSLAND SWIMMING NOTES. BRISDANE, January 14.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 18 January 1899 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The weekly handicap under the aunplces of the Valley Amateur Club was held on Wedn[?]day last, when the follow-ing started:—F. Galley scratch R. Fl[? ... 119 words
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  40. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 1 February 1899 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The Palace Emporium Swimming Club's fourth annual carnival is the next big swimming fixture. It will take place at Farmer's Baths. Domain, on Saturda ... 2514 words
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  41. QUEENSLAND SWIMMING NOTES. (Special to the "Referee.".) BRISBANE, January 28.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 1 February 1899 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The fourth weekly handicap of the Valley Amateur Swimming Club was held on Tuesday night, and resulted as follows:—N. Martin, 10sec, 1; W. Boyd, 15se ... 418 words
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  42. SWIMMING. LANE'S BIG PERFORMANCE. THE WORLD'S 3O0YDS RECORD BROKEN. INTERESTING FACTS. The Palace Emporium Gala—Swimming and Swimmers Generally.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 8 February 1899 p 6 Article
    Abstract: THE most important happening so far of the present swimming season was Fred Lano's great achievement at the Palace Emporium Club's fourth annual gala ... 4161 words
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  43. SWIMMING. 100YDS RECORD BROKEN AGAIN. GREAT RACE BETWEEN LANE AND BISHOP. Saturday's Happenings-General Gossip.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 15 March 1899 p 6 Article
    Abstract: SWIMMING records nowadays-at any rate, in New South Wates-are treated as to many ninepins, for no sooner does somebody set them up than somebody else 1735 words
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  44. SWIMMING. THE LAST OF THE CHAMPIONSHIPS. Balmain Wins the Water Polo Supremacy LANE ANNEXES THE 500YDS EVENT. Something About Records—Their Timing and Attendant Conditions
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 22 March 1899 p 6 Article
    Abstract: My good friend, the gentleman who contributes a weekly budget of athletic news items to the "Star," has seen fit to take me to task for stating that ... 3512 words
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  45. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 29 March 1899 p 6 Article
    Abstract: WHOEVER complied that list of performances on the programme in connection with Fred Lane's benefit last Friday night allowed enthusiasm, 1305 words
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  46. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 5 April 1899 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Messrs. H. N. Southwell and Co. deserve a very great amount of praise for the highly successful manner in which they worked up and carried out one of ... 913 words
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  47. (By "PRODIGAL.")
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 18 January 1899 p 6 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: In the course of a chat with Mr. H. N. Southwell, hon. sec to the Public Schools' A.A.A. who has been spending his vacation in Victor[?]a), I asked f ... 1681 words
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  48. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 8 January 1896 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Kerr, jeweller of George, street, has presented a two—guinea trophy to the A.S.A., and it will be the first prize in the 100 yards Inter—Club Han ... 2686 words
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  49. SWIMMING. THE AUSTRALASIAN CARNIVAL. A Huge Success. SEW SOUTH WALES SCOOPS POOL. New Zealand, Victoria, and Queensland Represented. Percy Cavill Wins to Half-mile and Mile Champio...
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 22 January 1896 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Secretary Burke, of the A.S.A. deserves more than a passing word of praise for the part the has taken in the big Australasian Swimming Carnival now p ... 1773 words
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  50. SWIMMING. PARRAMATTA AND POLICE. TWO IMPORTANT GALAS. Jack Hellings Wins the 100yds Championship. HARRY WYLIE'S GREAT PERFORMANCE. Wallace's Self-sacriflce. A Parting Glass—Present...
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 29 January 1896 p 6 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: I'm told the Balmain Club holds a protest against Percy Cavill getting the Half-mile Championship trophy and the matter is to come before the Associa ... 2001 words
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  51. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 5 February 1896 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The New South Wales Amateur Swimming Association held a meeting last Monday night, when the clubroom was crowded. Mr. A. B. Fries occupied the chair 3205 words
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  52. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 12 February 1896 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Delegates of the A.S.A.. Council assembled in strong force at Monday night's meeting, called specially for the purpose of inquiring into a charge of ... 3341 words
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  53. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 19 February 1896 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Monday night's council meeting was, as is usual nowadays, very largely attended, the room being crowded, and through the unusually muggy nature of th ... 4063 words
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  54. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 26 February 1896 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Eastern Suburbs Club's benefit to Wallie Grist netted £15, not withstanding the very inclement weather. Windsor Ladies Swimming Club is going 2670 words
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  55. SWIMMING. (BY "NATATOR.")
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 4 March 1896 p 6 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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  56. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 11 March 1896 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The Windsor swimmers are getting up a concert on the 20th to raise funds for their club. This is the only way they have of raising money, as all thei ... 2511 words
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  57. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 18 March 1896 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Parramatta Swimming Club will to-night held its second Carnival this season at the local Centennial baths, when a capital programme is to be submitte ... 1525 words
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  58. NEWCASTLE NOTES. NEWCASTLE, Monday Night. Northern J.C. Races.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 18 March 1896 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The March race meeting of the Northern Jockey Club was brought to a conclusion on Friday, and I an afraid when the committee come to make up their ac ... 2611 words
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  59. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 25 March 1896 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Parramatta Club's Carnival, on Wednesday evening, in the local baths, proved a very successful affair indeed. A polo match was won easily by the metr ... 2192 words
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  60. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 8 April 1896 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Miss Nata (assumed name, of course), who claims to have first seen the light in Australia, and won her spurs there as champion lady swimmer when but ... 1190 words
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  61. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 15 April 1896 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The newly-formed Palace Emporium Club was en evidence on Monday night with their initial gala, and a big success they made of it 2084 words
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  62. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 22 April 1896 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Mr. J. T. Relly, of Parramatta Club, writes under date 16th instant, as follows.— "Dear 'Narator,'—At a general meeting of the Parramatta Swimming Cl ... 1276 words
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  63. SWIMMING. HIGH-DIVING MATCH. TEAM'S GREAT PERFORMANCE. His Challenger Scared. The Balmain Championship—Peter Murphy's Achievement.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 29 April 1896 p 7 Article
    Abstract: My surveyor friend has, through being suddenly called away, disappointed me in connection with measuring the Natatorium, but promises faithfully to d ... 3086 words
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  64. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 6 May 1896 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Professor Peart called in to see me yesterday for a few minutes. He arrived with the other members of Fitz-Gerald Bros. big show on Monday afternoon. ... 1060 words
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  65. SWIMMING. (BY "NATATOR.")
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 20 May 1896 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Recently the Life-saving Society's deputation waited, by appointment on the Mayor of Woollahra, who, after hearing the objects of the Society fully e ... 426 words
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  66. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 23 September 1896 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The New South South Wales Life Saving Society brought off its third annual meeting under most favorable auspices last night in the swimmers' club roo ... 1061 words
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  67. SWIMMING. THE SEASON FAIRLY, OPENED. CLUBS ON THE MOVE. Charley Cavill in America. Fixtures Arranged—Swimming News from Everywhere.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 21 October 1896 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Charley Cavill's presence in San Francisco excited some interest, as may be judged by the following, which appeared under his portrait in the San Fra ... 2940 words
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  68. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 14 October 1896 p 4 Article
    Abstract: I have been asked to remind club secretaries that a list of names and addresses of members connected with their bodies must be in the hands of the ho ... 1474 words
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  69. NEWCASTLE NOTES. NEWCASTLE, Monday Night. The Races.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 28 October 1896 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The entries for the different events to be run at the Newcastle Jockey Club's race meeting on Thursday closed the other night, but they were far shor ... 1893 words
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  70. SWIMMING. (By " NATATOR.") SPORT WELL UNDER WAY. CLUB DOINGS. Tyers Suspended. Mr. Henry's Luck—The Ulph Challenge Cup—The American [?] Championship—A Letter From Coolgardie. Gossi...
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 28 October 1896 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The International water polo match between England and Scotland was to have taken place at Westminster Baths, England, on the 21st ult. 2252 words
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  71. SWIMMING. CAVIIL'S SENSATIONAL PERFORMANCE. ACROSS THE GOLDEN GATE. Scares the Seals on Seal Rocks. Association Matters—Club Gossip—Chit-Chat From Erery where.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 4 November 1896 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The first meeting this year of the newly constituted New Smith Wales Amateur Swimming Association Council was held last week, from which time work of ... 2773 words
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  72. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 11 November 1896 p 6 Article
    Abstract: An important meeting of the A.S.A. Council will be held to-morrow night. Charley Cavill reached Sydney by the Mariposn on Monday afternoon fresh from ... 3198 words
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  73. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 18 November 1896 p 8 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Eastern Suburbs Swimming Club's valedie-tory complimentary smoke concert to their captain, Mr. L. Leo, who is about leaving for South Africa, will ta ... 5204 words
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  74. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 25 November 1896 p 3 Article
    Abstract: An unusually important meeting of the A.S.A. Council will be held at the swimmer's club-room to-morrow night. Delegates are requested to be on hand s ... 4017 words
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  75. Fishing AMONG THE SHARKS.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 3 January 1912 p 10 Article
    Abstract: It is now the shark Beacon, and these vora-cious monsters are very numerous In Port Jackson. The writer, passing George's Head In a launch, saw one a ... 738 words
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  76. THE FIFTH OLYMPIAD GAME-SHOOTING AND MOUNTAIN ASCENTS.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 17 January 1912 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: In connection with the 1912 Olympic Games at Stockholm, a gold Olympic modal will be award ed for the fluest performances during the years 1908-1911 ... 7741 words
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  77. SWIMMING NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 17 January 1912 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The Queensland team for the , Australasian Championships passed through Sydney on Mon-day, on route for Adelaide. The combination consists of the Sta ... 1630 words
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  78. SWIM THROUGH PERTH. PERTH, January 13,
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 24 January 1912 p 8 Article
    Abstract: What was known as the "swim througa Perth" took place last Saturday. The distance was about five miles, and there were 50 starters; Including five la ... 134 words
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  79. SWIMMING NOTES. The Australasian Swimming Championships FULL PARTICULARS OF THE ADELAIDE SECTION EVENTS. LONGWORTH'S CONSISTENT SUCCESS.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 31 January 1912 p 8 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Manly Club's seventh annual gala, held in the local baths on Saturday afternoon, was well attended. The 100yds Championship or the Northern Suburbs f ... 501 words
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  80. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 7 February 1912 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The fund to cover the expenses of New South Wales swimmers who are to visit Sweden to compete at the Olympic Games has reached £400, and it is defini ... 2666 words
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  81. MEREWETHER CLUB. NEWCASTLE, Monday.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 7 February 1912 p 8 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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  82. From Baths and Surf
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 5 January 1939 p 14 Article
    Abstract: S.L.S.A. have agreed that Mr. W. M. Hughes will address its members on national defence and recruiting. The time and place of meeting has not yet 445 words
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  83. Newbiggen Won't Start In 440
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 5 January 1939 p 15 Article
    Abstract: ROBERT NEWBIGGEN, once a phenomenal junior swimmer, Empire Games representative, and Australian record holder, won't start in the 440 148 words
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  84. Tales of The Great Barrier Reef
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 12 January 1939 p 19 Article
    Abstract: We saw the fins of other sharks near the dinghy, all big cows, and they started to tear the dead shark to bits. The dinghy was only a 352 words
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  85. From BATHS and SURF
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 19 January 1939 p 14 Article
    Abstract: THOUGH Altan Crawford (Y.M.C.A.). won the 220 yards Vic. freestyle championship after a ding-dong battle over the last furlong with the 639 words
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  86. Hooked by Shark, Resourceful Angler Saves His Life But Loses His Pants Tales of The Great Barrier Reef
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 19 January 1939 p 19 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A WEEK prior to the bad blow of March last year, my wife and I were walking along the beach of Grassy Island. The day had been hot, and it was a reli ... 2168 words
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  87. Big-Game Fishing
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 19 January 1939 p 19 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: (QUEENSLAND has already commenced preparations for the visit of Zane Grey in March to Lady Musgrave Island, on the Barrier 414 words
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  88. McGOORTY'S DEFEAT OF DAVE SMITH IN ONE ROUND. American's Powerful Left Swing — Does the Australian Find Middle—weight Limit Too Severe?
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 7 January 1914 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: [?] appeared last week, all was discussing the prospected McGoorty, the big, fresh[?] middle-weight, and Dave 2239 words
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  89. BRILLIANT N.S. WALES SWIMMING CHAMPIONS Barry Wins from Longworth and Solomons—Only Judges Could Name Victor
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 7 January 1914 p 9 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The air that encompasses thE palatial Domain Baths has been rent, on more than one occasion in the past, by the shouts of many thousands of excited, ... 3840 words
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  90. WHEN CARPENTIER PUT OUT THE LIGHT OF BOMBARDIER WELLS REMARKABLE SCENES—THE FIGHTER AND THE BOXER—CARPENTERS POPULARITY
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 14 January 1914 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: It was as if the old theatre filled by magic; one moment it was almost deserted, the next it was bulging with people, people from everywhere. And whe ... 2952 words
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  91. AUSTRALASIAN SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS VARIOUS SYDNEY CARNIVALS
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 21 January 1914 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Public patronage was solicited by promoting bodies emanating from, three different spheres of the world natatory on Saturday afternoon last. The ente ... 4929 words
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  92. NEW ZEALAND v. SOUTH AUSTRALIA THE GAME REVIEWED BY "K.H.Q."
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 21 January 1914 p 13 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The New Zealanders displayed surprisingly good batting form. Reese was unfortunate in not securing a double century, though be was lucky on Monday. H ... 300 words
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  93. SUCCESSFUL AUSTRALIAN SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIP CARNIVALS. LONGWORTH STILL THE MAN—ADRIAN'S SURPRISE—FINLAY'S SUCCESS—THE CARNIVALS AT SYDNEY AND BRISBANE-
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 4 February 1914 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: From the New South Wales Swimming Association's point of view, it has to be regretted in one way, that Longworth should have been able to again demon ... 7424 words
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  94. Swimming
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 11 February 1914 p 16 Article
    Abstract: It was unfortunate for sporting bodies in general that a break in the continuous dry weather we had been experiencing for so Ions in Sydney should ha ... 3274 words
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  95. VICTORIAN SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS Several Events Decided—Public Interest Slack
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 11 February 1914 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Tia first of the three Victorian Championship Carnivals was held at St. Kilda Baths on Thursday last before a moderate attendance. Several interestin ... 789 words
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  96. ACCIDENT TO MISS ANNETTE KELLERMAN.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 11 February 1914 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Word comes from Hamilton, Be[?] (4/2/14), to the effect that while giving a performance at the Bermuda Aquarium last night. Miss Annette Kellerman, t ... 457 words
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  97. Sailing ROYAL PRINCE ALFRED YACHT CLUB.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 18 February 1914 p 11 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Two races were decided by the above club on Saturday—the Albert Cup and a cruisers' handicap. The race for the cup was the second since its presentat ... 1849 words
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  98. Swimming
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 18 February 1914 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The Bondi Club, which has been in existence 23 years, celebrated its 21st carnival on Saturday under very happy circumstances. The weather conditions ... 1817 words
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  99. SWIMMING EXTRAORDINARY. FANNY DURACK'S WONDERFUL SWIM. New World's Mile Record by a Lady created by the Sydney girl.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 25 February 1914 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Most of the superlative expressions in the natatorial lexicon have been applied to Miss Fanny Durack at one time or another daring her brilliant care ... 4547 words
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  100. Swimming LESLIE BOARDMAN'S DEFEAT OF ALBERT BARRY. SEE PAGE 16. THE BEAUREPAIRE CASE. AN UNTENABLE POSITION.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 4 March 1914 p 7 Article
    Abstract: At the Council meeting of the New South Wales Swimming Association reference was made to the Victorian Association permitting F. Beaurepaire to compe ... 1444 words
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  101. SWIMMING "THE CRAWL"
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 25 March 1914 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Ever since the sensational introduction of the method of propulsion, known as "the crawl," into the competitive sphere, which dates from, somewhere a ... 901 words
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  102. SWIMMING
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 1 April 1914 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The hon. secretary of the Australian Swimming Union (Mr. W. W. Hill) has drawn up for submission to tho N.S. Wales Swimming Association and other com ... 2977 words
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  103. SWIMMING AMERICA'S "TRUDGEON-CRAWL"
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 18 March 1914 p 11 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: When I first read of the term "trudgeon-crawl," and the manner in which the mode of propulsion be designated was evolved in America, be only delineat ... 3775 words
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  104. THE WAR AND SPORTSMEN
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 12 August 1914 p 16 Article
    Abstract: British games are a kind of mimic war, the nearest to the real thing, by reason of the man-to-man personal conflict, being Rugby Union football and R ... 573 words
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  105. SWIMMING
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 25 November 1914 p 13 Article
    Abstract: THE VISIT OF DUKE KAHANAMOUKA TO AUSTRALIA IS DEALT WITH ON OUR FRONT PAGE. SOME GOOD SUGGESTIONS. 2416 words
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  106. SWIMMING SEE KAHANAMOUKU ARTICLE ON THE FRONT PAGE Kahanamouku En Route Sure Enough
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 9 December 1914 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A few days before Kananamouku and party were due to leave Honolulu, Mr. W. W. Hill, hon. secretary of the Australian Union cabled to find out definit ... 2866 words
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  107. Kahanamouku, World's Swimmer Expected in Sydney next week
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 9 December 1914 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Before our next issue appears the ship conveying Duke Paoa Kahanamouku and travelling, companion is expected to enter Sydney Heads. The prospective v ... 1269 words
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  108. "THE REFEREE" AMERICAN LETTER: How Jimmy Clabby Whipped Chip Professional Boxing Barred in California : Louisiana only state in U.S.A. where 20 Round Bout are Legal : Langford Succ...
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 16 December 1914 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: SAN FRANCISCO. November 11, 1914. Professional boxing has been made illegal in California. At the election held on November 3 an amendment was placed ... 2746 words
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  109. SWIMMING Sydney and Melbourne in Friendly Rivalry
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 23 December 1914 p 11 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A carnival was held under the auspices of the Sydney Club at the Domain Baths on Saturday. The programme consisted principally of contests in which m ... 4571 words
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  110. HIGH DIVING AND SWIMMING CARNIVALS
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 16 December 1914 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The executive of the N.S. Wales A.S.A. in many ways, has evidenced initiative and shrewdness in its efforts to ensure the success of Kahanamouku's to ... 792 words
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  111. SWIMMING : Kahanamouku in 100yds Championship : KAHANAMOUKU AND SURF BOARD.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 30 December 1914 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Representatives of the Press were invited to witness a private exhibition of surf-board riding by Kahanamouku at Freshwater on Thursday. It was to ha ... 2412 words
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  112. DARCY AND CARPENTIER WHAT OF THE FRENCHMAN? Australian Waiting For Him In America
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 3 January 1917 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The following cablegram appeared in the, Sunday Times last Sunday: "New York, Saturday Morning.—Darcy, the Australian boxer, is refusing to ma[?] any 1530 words
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  113. Advertising
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 3 January 1917 p 8 Advertising
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  114. SWIMMING FAST 400 YARDS ; INTERESTING BRISBANE LETTER
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 3 January 1917 p 15 Article
    Abstract: East Sydney Club has a very promising swimmer in 14-year-old Don Fraser, who was, a day or two ago, clocked to do 400 yards, starting from the 8sec m ... 1065 words
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  115. LAWN TENNIS COUNTRY CARNIVAL IN SYDNEY THIS WEEK
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 3 January 1917 p 11 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Next Saturday will sec the opening of the third Country Carnival since the war tell upon all sport, with its killing blight, and though this, the mos ... 2188 words
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  116. The Swimming World AUSTRALIAN LADIES' CHAMPIONSHIPS Selection of Team : The President's Cup Events: English Women Performers
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 10 January 1917 p 16 Article
    Abstract: The N.S. Wales Ladies' Amateur Swimming Association is doing things just now, and is quite the busiest swimming concern in the whole of Australasia. ... 1892 words
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  117. THE PAST SEASON IN ENGLAND A COLLECTION OF GOOD THREE-YEAR-OLDS
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 17 January 1917 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The critics generally are of opinion that the recently-concluded racing season in England was a decided improvement upon that of 1915, the principal ... 856 words
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  118. PIGEON RACING ROUTE FOR 1917 SCHEDULE DISCUSSED
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 17 January 1917 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Sydney and Melbourne fanciers are in the throes of the hardy annual discussion of Change sf Route—all the usual tales of losses sustained arc told an ... 954 words
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  119. A Swimming Factory SWIMMERS PRODUCED IN BATCHES First Taught on Dry Land : Capable Teachers and Apt Pupils at the Domain Baths
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 17 January 1917 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Australia is a nation of swimmers. In no other part of the world are there so many high-class exponents of that art. In no other part of the world is ... 1792 words
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  120. PROMISING YOUNG SWIMMERS: Ladies' Association Cup
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 17 January 1917 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Swimming is very slack this season compared with what it used to be. Several clubs held weekly handicaps on Wednesday and Saturday afternoons, and at ... 231 words
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  121. SWASTIKA SUCCEEDS IN FLYING SQUADRON'S RACE
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 24 January 1917 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: There was a record entry of 24 boats in last Saturday's race of the Sydney Flying Squadron. The fresh north-easter provided a fine sailing breeze, wi ... 1121 words
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  122. Women Swimmers HOLD ATTENTION Metropolitan Club's Gala : The Game in Brisbane : Records and Reminiscences
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 31 January 1917 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Miss V. Marshall, hon. assistant secretary of the New South Wales Ladie's Amateur Swimming Association, and all-round-assistance member of the Metrop ... 2452 words
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  123. Miss Durack's Feat ANOTHER WORLD'S RECORD American Swimming : Developing Champions: Adelaide Doings
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 7 February 1917 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Miss Fanny Durack has broken another world's record. Winning the 300yds event of the Ladies' Association's President's Cup competition last week at t ... 2522 words
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  124. WORLD'S BOXING IN AMERICA NEW YORK GOES WILD His Travelling Experiences : A Remarkable Reception : Matches Suggested
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 7 February 1917 p 8 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Mr. R. E. Catley, business representative at New York of the Sunday Times Newspaper Company's journals, which, of course, include the Referee, writin ... 5052 words
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  125. AUSTRALIAN WOMAN SWIMMERS Contest Commonwealth Championship MISS F. DURACK WINNER OF THE HUNDRED AND THE QUARTER AT BRISBANE BRISBANE, Monday.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 14 February 1917 p 16 Article
    Abstract: All other, amateur sporting matters are dwarfed for the time being by the Ladies' Australasian Swimming Championships, the first section of the progr ... 605 words
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  126. AMONG THE SWIMMERS
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 14 February 1917 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Writing to the Arrow on Saturday last, Mr. P. S. Lees, hon. secretary of the North Sydney District Swimming Club, said: "Some time ago my club was as ... 1304 words
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  127. A Great Lady Swimmer Claire Galligan's Achievements KAHANAMOKU & NORMAN ROSS NEWCASTLE SURF BRIGADE'S HONOR LIST
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 24 October 1917 p 13 Article
    Abstract: As the pastime of swimming is now throughout the world, owing to the calls upon the male exponents of the game and the determination of clubs and ass ... 214 words
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  128. Advertising
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 24 October 1917 p 4 Advertising
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  129. GREAT MILE BACK-STROKE SWIMMING FEAT THE ROCKHAMPTON RECORD Minute Broken for 100 Yards
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 28 November 1917 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Tom Morris made no mistake with regard to his back-stroke effort last Saturday afternoon. Everything was in proper order at the Municipal Baths, Doma ... 890 words
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  130. Q'LAND SPORT CRICKET AND ROWING : FOOT-BALLER KILLED IN ACTION
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 28 November 1917 p 11 Article
    Abstract: On heavy wickets but with fine weather, the fourth round of cricket friendlies were completed this week-end. Brisbane Grammar School A team whipped T ... 1606 words
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  131. SWIMMING MORRIS WILL TRY AGAIN FOR THE RECORD
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 21 November 1917 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Charles M. Harding, of Parramatta, writes : "Mr. Corbett,—Re Tom Morris' attempt on the half-mile back stroke record. I have noticed in the Press ... 3113 words
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  132. SWIMMING BOTANY BAY AND SWIMMING BATHS : MISS DURACK'S AMERICAN RIVALS
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 7 November 1917 p 11 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Botany Bay, discovered and entered by Captain Cook before he saw Port Jackson, has probably five or six miles—perhaps more—of foreshore laved by the ... 1959 words
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  133. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 6 January 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A well-known English swimmer—Mr. J. Brickett—called upon me yesterday in quest of an opportunity to meet some of our crack amateurs at long distances ... 1295 words
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  134. NEWCASTLE NOTES
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 6 January 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Everything augurs well for the success of the Newcastle Club's carnival to be held this month. A first-class programme has been provided, and with th ... 602 words
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  135. NEWCASTLE NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 6 January 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A handicap for 14-footers find over was sailed on Saturday under the auspices of the Port Hunter Club. Several of the Sydney boats entered, but they ... 117 words
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  136. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 13 January 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Ideal swimming weather prevailed on Saturday afternoon for East Sydney Club's tenth annual carnival, and, with water smooth as the proverbial mill po ... 1047 words
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  137. NEWCASTLE NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 13 January 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The defeat of the local team in the Flying Squadron Championship at the East Sydney Club's carnival on Saturday came as no surprise. as it was pretty ... 488 words
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  138. SWIMMING NOTES. MORE RECORDS TOPPLED OVER. NEW WORLDS FIGURES FOR THE HUNDRED A PREVIOUS AUSTRALASIAN BEST KNOCKED OUT. Dick Cavill in Fine Form-Wickham and Healy Break the Minute.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 20 January 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: EASTERN SUBURBS Club's Carnival taken place at the Coogee Aquarium this evening—the first event starting at 8 o'clock. The show promises to be a tip- ... 3708 words
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  139. NEWCASTLE NOTES, (From Our Own Corresnondent.)
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 20 January 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The Newcastle Club's carnival is down for decision next Thursday night, and, judging from present indications, the building in Newcomen street will b ... 636 words
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  140. SWIMMING NOTES. THE QUARTER-MILE CHAMPIONSHIP. DICK CAVILL WINS AGAIN. SOURAON BOY KARAN MAKES A FINE SHOWING. About Headerss—The oldest Established Club—Gossip Generally.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 27 January 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: NEXT Saturday North Sydney Swimming Club's annual championship carnival will take place in the Lavender Bay Baths. The programme is an excellent one, ... 3648 words
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  141. NEWCASTLE NOTES. A SUCCESSFUL CARNIVAL.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 27 January 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The long-looked-for carnival promoted by the recently-formed Newcastle Swimming Club took place in the Corporation Baths on Thursday night, and was a ... 1227 words
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  142. SWIMMING NOTES. DICK CAVILL SWIMS ANOTHER FAST HUNDRED. DOINGS IN OTHER STATES. North Sydney Carnival—Gossip Generally.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 3 February 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: THE Western Suburbs Club's second annual Carnival is down for attention this evening, commencing at 7.45 sharp. Bracey's Model Baths, Mortlake, will ... 2199 words
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  143. SWIMMING NOTES. CLUB AND LONG-DISTANCE EVENTS. Life-Saving Society's Carnival—The Adelaide Gala. Gossip of the Clubs.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 17 February 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The usual monthly meeting of the Council of the A.S.A. will take place at the Sports Club to-morrow night. Enterprise Club will hold two events at 2313 words
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  144. SWIMMING NOTES. CAVILL GIVES THE CLOCK ANOTHER CLOSE CALL. A NEW SCHOOLBOY CHAMPION. Randwick and Coogee Club's Carnival—Most Successful of All, So Far.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 10 February 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Splendid swimming weather prevalled on Saturday afternoon, when the eighth annual carnival, under the auspices of that enterprising and go-ahead body ... 1751 words
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  145. NEWCASTLE NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 3 February 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Mr. J. J. Moloney presided at the last meeting of the Northern Association, all the delegates being in attendance. The business transacted was mostly ... 588 words
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  146. NEWCASTLE NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 10 February 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: At a meeting of the Northern Association, held at the Commercial Hotel the other evening, the hon. sec. Mr. J. T. Canning, reported the arrangements ... 523 words
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  147. NEWCASTLE NOTES.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 17 February 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The prizes won at the Federal Club's Carnival are to be handed over to the successful competitors at a smoke concert, to be held at the Commercial Ho ... 474 words
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  148. SWIMMING. DICK CAVILL'S CRAWL STROKE. Saturday's Happonings—Speedy Fifty by Cecil Healy—Gossip of the Clubs
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 24 February 1904 p 3 Article
    Abstract: TWO Saturday and no carnival! What are the clubs doings that this should happen? They are not so full of go as in previous years. Is enthusiasm wanin ... 2842 words
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  149. SWIMMING. THE HALF AND QUARTER-MILE CHAMPIONSHIPS. BROTHERS HEALY SUCCESSFUL
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 8 January 1908 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Manly Swimming Club's annual carnival, held in the local Municipal Baths on Saturday afternoon, did not attract as largely us in previous years, thou ... 1268 words
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  150. CARNIVAL. AT KIAMA. KIAMA. Wednesday.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 8 January 1908 p 6 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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  151. SWIMMING. THE "HUNDRED" AND "THREE HUNDRED" CHAMPIONSHIPS. HARDWICK AND CECIL HEALY. Great Race for Big Sprint Honors—Malcolm Champion Again—Victorian Beaurepaire Improving. GOSSIPY BUDGET,
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 15 January 1908 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The committee of Mosman Swimming Club went to the trouble last Saturday, in connection with their annual carnival, of placing a length of hessian out ... 2383 words
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  152. WATSON'S BAY LADIES' CARNIVAL. (Saturday. January l1.)
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 15 January 1908 p 4 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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  153. NEWCASTLE SURF CLUB. SUCCESSFULLY FORMED. NEWCASTLE, Monday.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 15 January 1908 p 4 Article
    Abstract: At a mass meeting of surf-swimmers, held at the Council-chambers the other night, under the presidency of Alderman Moroney, It was decided to form a ... 186 words
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  154. SWIMMING. THE AUSTRALASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS. QUEENSLAND AND N.S. WALES REPRESENTATIVES. A PECULIAR ENTANGLEMENT. Divisional Premierships-Royal Life Saving Society.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 22 January 1908 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The Coogee Aquarium baths sheltered a large crowd on Saturday afternoon, when Randwick and Coogee swimmers held their twelfth annual carnival. Intere ... 4543 words
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  155. RANDWICK AND COOGEE CARNIVAL SATURDAY, JANUARY 18.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 22 January 1908 p 4 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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  156. SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 5 February 1908 p 4 Article
    Abstract: All sport but swimming was "off" on Saturday afternoon, owing to the welcome downpour that cleansed the City's roads and paths, and flushed Its drain ... 1136 words
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  157. SWIMMING. THE AUSTRALASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS. FIRST DAY'S PROCEEDINGS. Cecil Healy wins the "Two-Twenty" Beaurepaire surprises in the Half-mile. VICTORIAN BEP.S FINE PERFORMANCE. EAST ...
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 12 February 1908 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The Sydney "Dally Telegraph" published the following telegram on Monday :— Perth (W.A.). Sunday. The Australian championship swimming carnival at the 2702 words
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  158. SWIMMING. AUSTRALASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS. HEALY THE "HUNDRED" AND BEAUREPAIRE THE MILE.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 19 February 1908 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A telegram dated Perth (W.A.), Thursday (last week) was as follows:- The continuation of the Australasian swimming championship meeting last 1442 words
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  159. SWIMMING. AUSTRALASIAN CHAMPION SHIPS. VICTORIA WINS SUPREMACY. BEAUREPAIRE GREAT DEEDS-BRISBANE LADIES' CARNIVAL OTHER INTERESTING NEWS.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 26 February 1908 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The following telegram is from" Perth (W.A.), and dated Thursday lasts: The swimming carnival was concluded at Claremont last night. Results: 3487 words
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  160. SWIMMING. THE DIVING & TWO-TWENTY CHAMPIONSHIPS. CECIL HEALY AND ROSS GARLAND HOME. A Chat with the Champion Sprinter Fort Street School Carnival, TRAMWAY MEN MAKE A BIG SPLASH
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 11 March 1908 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: It is 18 years ago, or very close to that time, since Fort-street Model Public School held its first annual swimming carnival, and the event has neve ... 2954 words
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  161. SWIMMING. THE AUSTRALASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS. Misses Springfield and Beaurepaire do Great Things-New Women's Records Created. GOSSIP OF THE GAME.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 4 March 1908 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Dick Cavill returned to Sydney yesterday from Adelaide, where he enjoyed a really good time, but states that he was a long way from being well on the ... 3292 words
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  162. FISHING NOTES
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 4 March 1908 p 6 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: "R.A.B." writes:—Having just returned to town from a trip to the trout streams, I would like to bring a matter under your notice. It is the loss of m ... 1796 words
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  163. FISHING SHARKS THAT ARE SAVAGE: SHARKS THAT ARE NOT
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 2 January 1918 p 10 Article
    Abstract: A copy of The Children's Hour, a little monthly publication, reaches me from Adelaide. It contains an article on sharks by Mr. A. H. Anderson, Harbor ... 1889 words
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  164. SWIMMING SUGGESTED LADIES' TEAM FOR AMERICA Miss Durack Expected There: What Has Happened: Concerning Albert Barry
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 9 January 1918 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Some remarks published in the San Francisco Bulletin regarding the probability of Miss Fanny Durack visiting the United States during the coming Summ ... 2918 words
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  165. SAILING MISSISSIPPI GETS THE BIG MONEY
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 23 January 1918 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Though the breeze was variable last weekend racing generally on Port Jackson was interesting. The Sydney Sailing Club held two heats and 899 words
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  166. SWIMMING LADIES' CHAMPIONSHIP CARNIVAL: BIG STATE AND INTERSTATE EVENTS The President's Cup
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 16 January 1918 p 12 Article
    Abstract: The New South Wales Ladies' Amateur Swimming Association's annual State championship carnival will take place at the Domain Baths next Saturday after ... 1639 words
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    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 16 January 1918 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: CHRISTMAS VACATION SWIMMING SCHOOL—GIRLS GOING THROUGH LAND DRILL. 9 words
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  168. Laies' Swimming AUSTRALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS N.S. Wales Wins 220yds, 440yds, and Teams Event : Junior Relay Supremacy
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 13 February 1918 p 16 Article
    Abstract: The Australian Ladies' Swimming Championship carnival opened under most favorable auspices on Saturday afternoon at the Brunswick Baths, Melbourne. M ... 2892 words
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  169. Swimmer's Doings Cecil Healy in London: World's Women's 100 Yards Record
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 27 February 1918 p 9 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The following cablegram from New Zealand published in Sydney last week: "Welling-Thursday.—At the Auckland tepid baths [?]ay. Miss Dorothy Farquhar c ... 1977 words
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  170. Among the Swimmers AMERICA EXPECTS MISSES DURACK AND WYLIE Will the Tour Take Place? Mile Championship Ladies' Quarter Women as Endurance Swimmers
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 6 March 1918 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Evidently the people at the San Francisco end of the suggested visit of Misses Fanny Durack and Mina Wylie to America have it all cut and dried that ... 3207 words
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  171. Some Swimming and Swimmers Outback THE FUNNY THINGS THEY DO Why a Dog Floats and a Man Does Not : America on Miss Fanny Durack
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 6 February 1918 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: An article on swimming outback in the Sydney Morning Herald of Saturday last contains the following paragraph: "It is rather strange that the man who ... 2864 words
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  172. Swimming and Diving "Prince Wickyama's" Header Into the Yarra, Altitude 200ft : £100 for 100 yards: Ladies' 150 yards N.S.W, Title
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 27 March 1918 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: According to a Melbourne telegram published by the Sunday Times, "Prince Wickyama, a South Sea Islander," plunged from an altitude of 200ft. into the ... 2283 words
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  173. SWIMMING AMATEUR AND PROFESSIONAL: TROUBLE IN VICTORIA: A. WICKHAM'S BIG DIVE
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 3 April 1918 p 9 Article
    Abstract: It remained for Melbourne to discover that Alec Wickham was a South Sea island prince in disguise, also that his name was Wickyama. And all these yea ... 2866 words
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  174. Alick Wickham's Sensational Dive Through 200 Feet of Space : His Sensations :
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 17 April 1918 p 14 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: He who has learned to float upon the surface of the sea and enjoy to the full the heaving, yielding bed, has a source of repose delicious and restora ... 1820 words
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  175. SWIMMING N.S.W. AND NEW ZEALAND ASSOCIATIONS
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 13 November 1918 p 12 Article
    Abstract: The 27th annual general meeting of the New South Wales Amateur Swimming Association was held at the New South Wales Sports Club on Monday 1566 words
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  176. SWIMMING MORE CONCERNING THE LATE CECIL HEALY His Last Swim : How He Surprised a Tommy : N.S.W.A.S.A.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 20 November 1918 p 12 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Mr. James Taylor (president) occupied the chair at the annual general meeting of the New South Wales Amateur Swimming Association, last week. 1011 words
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  177. Among the Swimmers GALLANT SAVE AT BRONTE Two Priests Rescued : State Championships Contested: A Big Melbourne Carnival
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 13 March 1918 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: It has just leaked out—not a tittle of the matter was previously known beyond the few actors in the occurrence and a small group of spectators on the ... 3714 words
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  178. Doings of Swimmers MISS FANNY DURACK'S NEW WORLD'S RECORD Proposed Visit of Ladies to America: Handler' of the Project Writes Lengthily: What Amateurism Requires
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 20 March 1918 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Miss Fanny Durack, in an exhibition swim at the Grammar School carnival, held in the Domain Baths on Monday afternoon, covered 500yds at a surprising ... 6038 words
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  179. SWIMMING PROPOSED MEMORIAL TO CECIL HEALY Kahanamoku and Expenses: New Zealander Hoey and Other Swimmers
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 2 October 1918 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Mr. H. R. Kelly, hon. secretary of the New South Wales Amateur Swimming Association, writes:— I am writing yon with reference to a fund 676 words
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  180. 53 4/5sec.: Duke Kahanamoku Creates a New World's 100 Yards Record Cunha and Barry also show Brilliant Form William Longworth unable to Swim in the Mile Record Crowd, and Gate over £6000
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 6 January 1915 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: One hundred yards in 53 4-5 seconds! And over a straightaway course, too! "What did you think of the duke?" one swimmer has impetuously questioned of 5760 words
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  181. King Outboxes Loughrey, Whose Fiery Attack Gains a Draw Loughrey gives away half a stone: Shows phenomenal Stamina and Pugnacity: But is Palpably Outboxed
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 13 January 1915 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: When the boxer and the fighter meet, with both well equipped in physique and courage, the contrast is generally exhilarating. And more so when both a ... 1092 words
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  182. How Duke Kahanamoku was Beaten by T. Adrian in the 440 Yards Sensational Struggle over last 110 yards ends in the Sydney boy beating Duke by a touch: Cunha makes a Record: The Carnival's Success
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 13 January 1915 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The Domain Baths have been the scene of many sensational occurrences, but it is doubtful whether any incident enacted there has occasioned more inten ... 3515 words
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  183. A FEW REMARKS ON SWIMMING The Comedy Men
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 13 January 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: On this page is published a photograph ol the two well-known East Sydney Club men, C. E. Northcote and W. H. Moxon, whose representation of the Keyst ... 998 words
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  184. MINOR RESULTS AT THE A.J.C. MEETING Willow Green Wins in W.F.A. Company
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 27 January 1915 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: It is probable fully 20,000 spectators witnessed Saturday's racing at Randwick, which, though a smaller number than last year, was satisfactory. A fa ... 1277 words
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  185. Mr. Cecil Healy's Reply
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 27 January 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Longworth writes: "But no crawl swimmer has yet swum under the same conditions as Kleran did." This statement is incorrect. For instance, Mr. Lon ... 1423 words
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  186. Swimming: Trudgeon and Crawl Discussed by the Champions William Longworth enters the Lists against Cecil Healy The Ladies' Championships The Duke in Brisbane THE TRUDGEON OR THE CR...
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 27 January 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—I have read your "Referee" of to-day's date, and desire to combat several arguments used by Mr. Cecil Healy re: the trudgeon against the crawl. ... 723 words
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  187. LONGWORTH CHALLENGES KAHANAMOKU To Swim 220 yards or over for the Patriotic Fund—But it cannot be Arranged
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 27 January 1915 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: "Duke Kahanamoku, Hotel Gresham, Brisbane.—Longworth challenges you to race him 220yds or over, at Domain Baths, Sydney, on February 20. Proceeds or ... 797 words
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  188. QUEENSLAND SWIMMING Kahanamoku Among the Records of the State
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 27 January 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: The "Referee" correspondent writes: The second item in connection with the visit of Kahanamoku and Cunha to Brisbane took place at the Dry Dock, Sout ... 303 words
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  189. BIL [?]mming: Trudgeon against Crawl for Non-Sprint Distances SPORT AND THE WAR [?]ney Kieran and Frank Beaurepaire unsurpassed over Distances What will our future Champions favor ...
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 20 January 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: An increase in the already dominating popu-Asso larity of the "craw!" will so doubt be a con-tary [?] of the Duke's visit to Australia. The and trudg ... 666 words
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  190. Kahanamoku at Brisbane
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 20 January 1915 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: In last week's issue I made some reference to the disparity between the Brisbane Dry Docks and Domain Baths as convincing places. when it comes to a ... 939 words
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  191. Enthusiasm at Forbes
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 20 January 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: I am alto in receipt of the following interesting budget of news from the ex-Bondi swimmer, A. C. Brownhili, now domiciled at' Forbes, and evidently ... 783 words
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  192. Queensland Swimming Notes
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 20 January 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: "The Referee" correspondent writes from Brisbane:— Enthusiasm at Allora was mainly responsible for the last that, the first appearance of the 343 words
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  193. Swimming : Frank Beaurepaire's Challenge to W. Longworth The Trudgeon upheld as against the Crawl for distance events :: Topics of the moment :: Is he a Kieran or Beaurepaire?
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 3 February 1915 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: About 12 months ago Tod Solomons and myself were invited to witness one of the Drum-moyne Club's usual weekly competitions, with the object of afford ... 1049 words
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  194. The Crawl or the Trudge[?]n (The Editor "Referee")
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 3 February 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—The controversy between Messrs. C. Healy and Longworth anent crawl versus trug-geon strokes will raise a doubt in the minds of future swimmers a ... 679 words
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  195. DUKE IN THE SURF EXPLOITS ON THE BOARD Dexterity and Skill Win the Title "Blondin of the Surf"
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 10 February 1915 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Three functions competed for the patronaga of natatorial enthusiasts in Sydney on Saturday afternoon, each detracting more or less from the others, b ... 1084 words
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  196. Swimming: Longworth and Beaurepaire: Miss Durack's New Record: LONGWORTH ACCEPTS BEAUREPAIRE'S CHALLENGE FOR THE PATRIOTIC FUND Conditionally on N.S.W.A.S.A ar-ranging Carnivals, and Distances
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 10 February 1915 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—Re F. Beaurepaire's challenge in to-days' issue. I beg to accept same under the following conditions: The distances, 100yds, 220yds, 440yds. 157 words
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  197. Maroubra as a Surfers' Beach
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 10 February 1915 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The Maroubra Surf Club has been very active during the past three weeks, and some fine rescues have been performed. Maroubra is classed as one of the ... 856 words
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  198. SPORT AND THE WAR German Lawn Tennis Players Pay a Big Toll in the Battles in France and Belgium
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 10 February 1915 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Death is taking heavy toll of lawn tennis players in the German Army, remarks. "American Lawn Tennis" (15.12.15). Among those who have fallen are Dr. ... 1438 words
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  199. RUGBY UNIONISTS ENLIST IN LARGE NUMBERS Clubs Preparing for Military Training—Expect 1000 Strong at Parades Each Alternate Saturday
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 17 February 1915 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The manner in which the Rugby Union foot-bailers in Sydney have responded to the call of battle has given great, satisfaction to the officials. I hav ... 667 words
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  200. Advertising
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  201. Swimming : Duke's Form Reviewed Limitations of Kahanamoku's Methods of Propulsion
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 24 February 1915 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Dike's visit is a thing of the past. The first International amateur champion to appear in Australia has come and gone. Kahanamoku, together with his ... 3343 words
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  202. Swimming : Kahanamoku in Melbourne : Some Stirring contest: MELBOURNE CARNIVAL Stirring Finish to the 100 Melres—Records Broken—Great Attendance
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 17 February 1915 p 13 Article
    Abstract: At limes different controlling bodies in Melbourne. sport have been indebted to one of their [?] parts for carrying out a task which the ruling organ ... 3106 words
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  203. Miss Durack at Newcastle
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 17 February 1915 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The "Referee" Newcastle correspondent writes : The Newcastle Amateur Surf Swimming Club's first annual carnival in the Ocean Baths, on Saturday was a ... 247 words
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  204. SPORT AND WAR : Sydney Enthusiasm in Rifle Clubs' Drill RUGBY UNION MOVEMENT Scheme is Adopted : Colonel. Wailack and Rugby Leaders Make Stirring Speeches ENTHUSIASTIC SUPPORT
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 3 March 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: The New South Wales and Metropolitan Rugby Unions on Monday held the general meeting for the purpose of giving the movement they are establishing [?] ... 1598 words
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  205. CLUB MOVEMENT 60,000 Australians at the Front
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 3 March 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: In speaking at the Balmain Rugby Union football meeting in connection with the Rifle Club movement the other evening, Colonel Wallack said he was ver ... 456 words
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  206. SHOULD WEPLAY TENNIS NOW VICTORIA SAYS "NO!" But Leading N.S.W Sportsmen Opine We Should Have Both Inter-Club and Inter-State Games
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 10 March 1915 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The Victorian Lawn Tcnnh Association' at ; a special meeting hold last Wednesday even-ing, decided that it' would hot be' fitting to ! invite between ... 1639 words
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  207. SWIMMING THE EFFICACY OF "RUBrSING DOWN."
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 10 March 1915 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Syd. Barber, of Adelaide, writes : "Being a swimming enthusiast, I am writing you to reply in The Referee whether you consider the rubbing flown' ... 2428 words
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  208. SWIMMING FIFTY YARDS IN 22 3-5sec Duke Kahanamoku's Marvellous Performance in New Zealand last Saturday PREVIOUS BEST 23 2-5sec
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 17 March 1915 p 13 Article
    Abstract: "What has become of Duke?" was an enquiry that quite recently Was [?] and again in natatorial circles. The absence of telegraphic news concerning the ... 2084 words
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  209. SWIMMING N.S.W. SURF-BATHING ASSOCIATION CARNIVAL.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 24 March 1915 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The Surf-bathing Association of N.S.W. celebrated the first Championship Carnival at Bondi Beach on Saturday afternoon. This organisation has made ra ... 2592 words
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  210. SWIMMING NEWCASTLE EN FETE Premier Club Conducts High Class Carnival in which Leading Sydney Swimmers Take Part MISS DURACK'S NEW RECORD
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 31 March 1915 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Newcastle, the past several years, has been acted for its big surf displays. In this connection, a large contingent of Sydney representatives have be ... 1930 words
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  211. SWIMMING & SURFING NOTES SCHOOLBOYS AND JUNIORS ACTIVE N.S.W. ASSOCIATION WILL CUT OUT CUP COMPETITIONS Mr. Hon Secretary W. W. Scott Retires from Position After Years of Hard Work
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 13 October 1915 p 13 Article
    Abstract: This is to be a season for the schoolboy, the junior, and the younger swimmers. That much was forecasted in a paragraph in this column some weeks bac ... 2854 words
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  212. FIGHTING PARSON WORSHIPPED BY HIS MEN His Captain Pays High Tribute to the Battlefield Heroism of the Clerical Athlete
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 13 October 1915 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A memorial service was held on August 8 at Emberton (North Bucks, England), for the "Fighting Parson," who, whilst serving with the Bush Brotherhood ... 553 words
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  213. SPORTSMEN, REPRESENTING ALL BRANCHES, ANSWER EMPIRE'S CALL WORLD CRISIS FINDS AUSTRALIAN STARS OF TRACK, FIELD, RING AND BOAT SERVING WITH THE COLORS THE N.S.W. CONTINGENT "HERE, S...
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 21 April 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: A question often asked is, "Are the athletes playing their full part in the matter of joining, the Expeditionary Forces leaving these shores for the ... 1789 words
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  214. SHOULD WERACE? BRITISH SPORTSMEN ARE UNANIMOUS CONTINUANCE, SANE POLICY
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 21 April 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: The London "Sportsman" is conducting a controversy on the subject of "Racing and the War," which should be interesting to Australians. The following ... 1179 words
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  215. SWIMMING & SURFING NOTES. STATE ASSOCIATIONS ARE ACTIVE
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 6 October 1915 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The New South Wales Swimming, Association's annual meeting is fixed for October 14, at the Sports ,Club. Swimmers will note that nominations for pres ... 458 words
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  216. NEWCASTLE HAS SENT 117 MEN
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 6 October 1915 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The Newcastle Surf, Club has responded to that challenge from the secretary of the S.B.A. for any club, to beat Manly's fine record of 731 enlistment ... 1028 words
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  217. SWIMMING POLICY FIXED ENCOURAGING THE YOUNG BLOODS BONDI AND MANLY CLUB RACES AT ANZAC Six-Mile Swims to Hospital Ship and Back Soldier's Humorous Letter
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 20 October 1915 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The question as to what policy is to be followed curing the coming season was decided, so far as the two main bodies in this State is concerned, last ... 2687 words
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  218. A REGRET FOR SWIMMERS MISTIMED PROPOSAL FROM G. CUNHA THE HAWAIIAN WANTS TO VISIT SYDNEY AGAIN Wholesome Agitations Among Local Clubs-New Energy in Young Clubs
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 3 November 1915 p 13 Article
    Abstract: W. W. Scott, hon. treasurer of the N.S.W. Swimming Association, has received the following letter from George Cunha. who will be remembered as Duke K ... 3129 words
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  219. With the Swimmers AMERICANS EVOLVE THE 'TRUDGEON-CRAWL' NORTHERN TERRITORY ENTERS COMPETITIVE SWIMMING WORLD
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 10 November 1915 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: In reviewing the American swimming season most of the Eastern United States papers lay great stress on the future of the trudgeon-crawl stroke. The g ... 3821 words
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  220. THE EXPERIENCES OF BRITISH AND AUSTRALIAN SPORTSMEN IN THE FIRING LINE FRENCH LAWN TENNIS PLAYER'S EXPLOIT IN THE CLOUDS—GERMAN CHAMPION IN PRISONER'S CAMP—GRIT OF WOUNDED FOOTBALL...
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 20 October 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: The doings of the leading Continental lawn tennis players in the war zone are always interesting, and more particularly those of the men who from tim ... 1546 words
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  221. Advertising
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  222. SWIMMING AND SURFING PRESENT SEASON'S POSSIBILITIES NEWCASTLE HAS SUCCESSFUL YEAR TO REPORT Catering for Wants af Swimmers in Non-Seaside Suburbs
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 17 November 1915 p 13 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Saturday last was the busiest day so far this season among the Sydney clubs. Bondi made their opening,- with George Hansel's 27sec as the best swim. ... 4181 words
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  223. Les Darcy for America McGOORTY v. KING FOR THIS WEEK CALL FROM U.S.A. TO DARCY WISDOM OF TOUR WHILE WAR IS ON QUESTIONED
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 24 November 1915 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The latest news is that Les Darcy has signed a contract for three years with Mr. Kearns, who came to Australia as manager of Billy Murray, and that h ... 587 words
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  224. SWIMMING AND SURFING AUSTRALIAN LADIES' CHAMPIONSHIP SWIMMER-SOLDIER'S SPLENDID SPORTING ACTION Swimming Items from Queensland and New Zealand—Encouraging the Boys
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 22 December 1915 p 13 Article
    Abstract: There was nothing particularly noteworthy in connection with the club events in Sydney on Saturday. The two stars of the season, so far as it has gon ... 2803 words
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  225. Will Kahanamoku Be Eclipsed? AUSTRALIAN LADIES WHO ADOPT THE DUKE CRAWL HONOLULU'S BIG CARNINAL—CUNHA'S ASPIRATIONS Life-Saving Activities—Carnivals in the Country—Lord Desborough Writes
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 29 December 1915 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: There were a few signs of activity among Sydney Clubs through the holidays, but in most cases a vacation was declared. Pyrmont Baths was the scene fo ... 3151 words
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  226. American Swimming 1915 SEASON ESTABLISHES NEW RECORDS RAITHEL EQUALS KAHANAMOKU LUDY LANCER'S STROKE IS ANALYSED BY RIVAL
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 24 November 1915 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: American swimmers, both men and women, did remarkably good work during the outdoor season of 1915, establishing a complete new list of home records a ... 2037 words
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  227. SWIMMING AND SURFING HUIE MASTERS KAHANAMOKU KICK DOING THE HUNDRED YARDS IN 58 SECONDS Other Young Swimmers Developing. Boys in Gallipoli Admire the Turk and His Cigarette
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 24 November 1915 p 13 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Saturday in Sydney was an eventful day, as while the surfers gave their best attention to a function out of the water and which resulted in a magnifi ... 2055 words
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  228. SWIMMING AND SURFING BECK JOINS THE MINUTE BREAKERS MANLY'S SCHEME FOR HELPING JUNIOR SWIMMERS Family Bathing at Night—Swimmers and the War—Speedy Boys
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 1 December 1915 p 13 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The select circle of bctter-than-a-mirmte swimmers has in two Saturdays gained two new members. Last week Jack Huie's fine hundred in 58 4-5sec was r ... 2623 words
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  229. Problem of Mixed Swimming DREELIN'S "KAHANAMOKU" IMPROVEMENT IS MIXED RACING PERMISSIBLE ? A.S.A. DEEMS IT UNWISE FROM PHYSICAL STANDPOINT TASMANIA'S ONE AUTHORITY CONTROL OF SPORT...
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 8 December 1915 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The question of mixed racing is occupying the attention of the League authorities. Last season two prominent lady swimmers, Misses Gladys Tate and Ne ... 3334 words
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  230. SWIMMING REMARKABLE OCCURRENCE: BROTHERS DEAD HEAT Victorian Happenings : Northern District Championship : F. Beaurepaire
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 19 February 1919 p 7 Article
    Abstract: What do you think of this ? Two Longworth brothers, N. and R., starting from scratch, reached the final of Rose Bay Club's 50 yards handicap last 1341 words
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  231. [?]ORMAN ROSS.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 31 December 1919 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Amateur Champion Swimmer of America, to figure in the New South Wales Championship Carnival at the Domain Baths on Saturday. 22 words
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  233. SWIMMING SWIMMING ASSOCIATION'S SOLOMON CUP Cecil Healy's Last Letter-His Splendid Sportsmanship: Unlucky Performer: Manly's Great Juniors
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 12 February 1919 p 7 Article
    Abstract: On Thursday last Manly Club announced that it had been decided to postpone their carnival indefinitely, but they allowed the Solomon Cup 500yds relay 2394 words
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  234. SWIMMING ALLEGED NEW METHOD OF RESUSCITATION Solomon Cup: Sydney Club's Swoop: One-Legged and One-Armed Men
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 26 February 1919 p 12 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A communication comes typed on Government paper and headed Trinity Row, Bulli, Feb. 15. It is unsigned—a fact which should preclude its 2410 words
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  235. Advertising
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 15 October 1919 p 3 Advertising
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  236. SWIMMING ASSOCIATION'S ANNUAL MEETING Swimmers and Rugby League: Professionals in Sutf Bathing: New Secretary
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 15 October 1919 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The annual general meeting of the N.S. Wales Amateur Swimming Association was held at the Sports Club, Hunter-street, on Thursday evening last. Mr. 765 words
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  237. SWIMMING BOY'S FINE SPEED FEAT: DICK EVE NEPHEW OF DICK CAVILL When a Swimmer is a Swimmer: Royal Life Saving Society and A.S.A.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 5 March 1919 p 9 Article
    Abstract: The outstanding feature of Saturday's swimming in Sydney was a fine feat by Young Dick Eve, of Manly Club. This capitally-developed boy, structured o ... 1831 words
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  238. SWIMMING AUSSIES IN SOUTH AFRICA Interesting Experiences: Big Sun Carnival
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 12 November 1919 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Several club and interclub events were contested on Saturday afternoon, but nothing calling for comment happened. There are signs, apart from the fac ... 1878 words
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  239. EXPOSITION OF THE AMERICAN TRUDGEON CRAWL STROKE IN SWIMMING.
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 12 November 1919 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: (1) Left arm attaining free full reach; right arm completing drive; legs closing in narrow thrash. (2) Left arm nearing point of greatest leverage; e ... 101 words
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  240. Big Moose Swimmer Ross Arrives in Sydney To-day Crack Performers Speeding Up: President's Cup
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 24 December 1919 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Norman Ross, the famous American, who is probably the best swimmer in the world just now, is due in Sydney to-day, a passenger aboard the R.M.S. 1554 words
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  241. A.S.U. Asks Too Much Of Nakama Too STATE OFFICIALS CRITICISE HAWAHAN SWIM-STAR'S STRENUOUS TOUR Should Have Had U.S.A. Manager
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 5 January 1939 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: "I HAVE assured the American Athletic Union that the Australian Swimming Union will personally look after Kiyoshi Nakama's interests in every possibl ... 2527 words
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  242. Shark Fishing Is Not The Game It's Cracked Up To Be
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 12 January 1939 p 19 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: THE various adventure stories I have told through the pages of "The Referee," of Great Barrier Reef life, has brought me reams of correspondence. Som ... 1554 words
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  243. How To Play Water Polo— No. 14 Walking— Standing— Illegal Use Of Pool Bottom
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 19 January 1939 p 15 Article
    Abstract: WALKING standing, or using the bottom of the pool illegally can thoroughly disorganise water polo games. REFEREES are advised to take a firm attitude ... 352 words
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  244. PAT NORTON'S OMISSION
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Thursday 19 January 1939 p 15 Article
    Abstract: THE executive of the N.S.W. A.S.A. have decided to wire Mr. Sheedy, hon. secretary of the A.S.U., stating that 152 words
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