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  2. MR. MENZIES SPEAKS TO 3,000 STRIKERS.

    When mineworkers this afternoon boycotted a meeting in Kurri Kurri picture theatre at which the Prime Minister, Mr. Menzies, spoke on the coal strike, Mr. Menzies accepted the challenge and went to a miners' rally at the Sports Ground. ...

    Article : 2,915 words
  3. GRAVE INDIAN DECISION.

    The All-India Congress (Nationalist Party) working committee, sitting at Wardha, resolved to call Congress committees throughout India to prepare for ...

    Article : 665 words
  4. DOMINATION OF SEA.

    In a speech to-day, Sir Arthur Salter, Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Shipping, who was chairman of the Allied Maritime Transport ...

    Article : 434 words
  5. WAR POLICY OF A.C.T.U.

    The congress of the Australasian Council of Trade Unions yesterday carried by 67 votes to 65, the motion on war policy submitted by the ...

    Article : 492 words
  6. NEUTRALS ON GUARD.

    Neutral nations, from Holland to Turkey, are hastening preparations to defend their integrity. Stringent control over the activities ...

    Article : 619 words
  7. PRIME MINISTER ADDRESSES MINERS

    After the meeting at which he had planned to address miners had been boycotted at Kurri Kurri yesterday, the Prime Minister, Mr. Menzies, went to the sports ground and addressed the miners at their own demonstration meeting. Top: Mr. Menzies speaking at the meeting. Lower: A section of his large audience. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 56 words
  8. AXIS MILITARY MISSIONS.

    An exchange of military missions is taking place between Italy and Germany, states an official announcement from Rome. ...

    Article : 484 words
  9. "MINERS WRONGLY LED."

    The Premier, Mr. Mair, said yesterday that it was regrettable and a mistake that the miners had been prevailed on to boycott Mr. Menzies's meeting at Kurri Kurri. ...

    Article : 218 words
  10. SOLDIERS' TAX EXEMPTION.

    The Premier, Mr. Mair, yesterday agreed that there were sound arguments in favour of exempting from the social service and unemployed relief tax the ...

    Article : 89 words
  11. INSPIRING NOTICE.

    An inspiring notice, found in the last, war on a pill-box held by Australians, all of whom were killed, has been duplicated and placed on a block-house ...

    Article : 417 words
  12. NO PUTTEES FOR A.I.F.

    It is understood that a request for the issue of puttees, with the A.I.F. new summer kit, was refused by the authorities in Australia. ...

    Article : 238 words
  13. THE CALL-UP.

    A call-up for employment is announced to-day. Details appear on page 29, column 8. ...

    Article : 18 words
  14. INDEX.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 223 words
  15. FOUR-PAGE PAPERS FORECAST.

    Further results of the paper shortage are likely to be another increase in the price of newsprint, poorer quality paper, increased advertising rates, rationing of advertising space, ...

    Article : 75 words
  16. VOLUNTEERS' PAY.

    Pay for members of the A.I.F. should approximate to the pay received by civilian workers if Australia's war effort was to reach its maximum, said Sir Earle Page, in the ...

    Article : 148 words
  17. GROCERS REFUSE STRIKE DOCKETS.

    Cessnock grocers to-day refused to accept the second issue of strikers' relief docketissued this morning. The grocers announced they would not cash ...

    Article : 211 words
  18. U.S. MILITARY PLANES.

    The head of the Allied Purchasing Mission, Mr. Arthur Purvis, announced yesterday that the mission already had purchased "huge quantities" of United ...

    Article : 210 words
  19. ADVERTISEMENTS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 284 words
  20. MILK BOARD REPORT

    The prices of both cream and milk, had been discussed in the report of the Milk Board, which is now before the Cabinet, said the Acting Minister for Health. Mr. ...

    Article : 161 words
  21. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    Tin was quoted to-day at £254/10/ a ton, compared with £255/10/ a ton yesterday. Rubber was quoted to-day at 11 ll-16d a lb. ...

    Article : 38 words
  22. CLASH IN CENTRAL NORWAY.

    The first clash between British and German troops in Norway occurred near Namsos, the port and railhead 85 miles north of Trondheim, in Central Norway. The Germans were driven back. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 1,681 words
  23. TRAIN TIMETABLES.

    The Secretary for Railways. Mr. W. H. Newm n, said yesterday that, owing to the reorganisation of train services. it was desirable that intending travellers should inquire ...

    Article : 151 words
  24. VOLUNTEERS MAN IDLE SHIPS.

    In defiance of the union, 10 of the major Great Lakes shipping lines. whose vessels are tied up by strikes. decided to-day to operate. ...

    Article : 106 words
  25. AUSTRALIAN PILOT EARNS THE D.F.C.

    Gallantry in action against the enemy has earned Flying-Officer Dereck Jack French, 25, son of the Chief Commonwealth Auditor in Queensland, the distinction of being the ...

    Article : 130 words
  26. TO-DAY.

    Theatre Royal: "The Yeomen of the Guard. 2, 8. Minerva Theatre: "Of Mice and Men," 2.1[?]. 8.15. ...

    Article : 377 words
  27. POLES' REVENGE.

    It is officially stated that the Polish submarine Orzel, which eluded the German fleet during the fighting in Poland, sank the German troopship Rio ...

    Article : 173 words
  28. NEXT SERVICE AGE GROUP.

    The forthcoming proclamation calling up for national service men over 28 years of age. will affect 30,000 Irishmen living in Britain. The younger of these will largely choose ...

    Article : 67 words
  29. ROSEWOOD MINES RESUME.

    At least nine collieries—three more than at present—are expected to be working at Rosewood on Monday. ...

    Article : 22 words
  30. COST OF KALSOMINE.

    Following an order bringing kalsomine and plain clear sheet glass under the control of the Federal Price Commission. it was announced to-night that permission had been ...

    Article : 83 words
  31. "BE KIND TO ANIMALS'" WEEK.

    "Be K[?] to Animals" week will be held from May 2 to 8. The we[?] will be officially opened at Farmer's Blaxland Galleries, where a children's ...

    Article : 88 words
  32. £12,500,000 FOR A COLONY.

    Mr. Hamilton Fish (Republican) has tabled in the U.S. House of Representatives a motion authorising President Roosevelt to purchase Greenland at an ...

    Article : 86 words
  33. DIRECTOR OF COMBINE DISMISSED.

    Sir William Firth, the chairman and managing director of Richard Thomas and Co., Ltd., has been removed from office by the Control Committee, of which Mr. Montagu ...

    Article : 76 words
  34. FIRE IN GEORGE STREET.

    A line of trams in George Street half a mile long resulted from an outbreak of fire in the driver's compartment of a Circular Quay bound tram at Market Street. ...

    Article : 88 words
  35. DR. SCHUSCHNIGG IN MUNICH GAOL.

    The Paris Radio states that Dr. Schuschnigg, the former Austrian Chancellor, is no longer in Vienna, and says it is reported that he is imprisoned in Munich. ...

    Article : 61 words
  36. MELBOURNE TRAFFIC FATALITIES.

    Two persons were killed and four injured in the city and suburbs between 5.30 p.m. and 7.30 p.m to-day. Andrew Robinson, 70, of Kingsville, was ...

    Article : 58 words
  37. WRECKED FREIGHTER REFLOATED.

    The Holyman freighter, Wannon, which foundered after having struck a reef at the entrance to the Leven River, at Ulverstone, on April 11, was refloated to-day. An effort ...

    Article : 44 words
  38. SUBURBAN AND COUNTRY PICTURE THEATRES.

    Programmes of Suburban and Country Picture Theatres will be found in the Amusement Advertisement section. ...

    Article : 21 words
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