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  2. Family Notices

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    Family Notices : 3,807 words
  3. ON THE LAND

    A deputation appointed by a recent meeting of orchardists at Dural waited on the Assistant Minister for Commerce (Mr. Thorny), on Satarday, to enlist his assistance in ...

    Article : 301 words
  4. COUNTRY NEWS.

    The Albury Council has decided to order the removal of 28 families who, for some time, have squatted on part of the common lands controlled by the council. It is intended to ...

    Article : 68 words
  5. SUBTERRANEAN CLOVER.

    Conditions are ideal this season for sowing subterranean clover, as most districts have received good rains and the subsoils contain ample moisture. Although March and ...

    Article : 459 words
  6. FURIOUS RIDING OF HORSE.

    For having furiously ridden a horse in the main street of Bangalow, Mervyn Cook, a drover, was fined £1, with 8/ costs. Sergeant Kirk said that Cook raced his horse over ...

    Article : 52 words
  7. NEW HOTEL FOB BYRON BAY.

    A new hotel, to cost £12,000, will shortly replace the present Great Northern Hotel, which has stood for 40 years. There will be 28 guest-rooms in the new hotel, which will ...

    Article : 42 words
  8. PROPOSED NEW WATER SUPPLY.

    Investigation into alternative pumping and gravitation schemes, to provide a water supply for three towns—Byron Bay, Mullumbimby, and Bangalow—has been commenced by Mr. ...

    Article : 112 words
  9. HORSEMAN'S FOOT CRUSHED.

    George Benn, 22, of Middle Creek, Leeville, was admitted to hospital with a badly crushed foot. He was riding after cows on his father's farm when his horse slipped on a hill and ...

    Article : 44 words
  10. PIGS EAT CATERPILLARS.

    When hosts of caterpillars invaded a crop of saccaline on his farm at Peacock Creek in the Bonalbo district, Mr. N. C. Gray turned his pigs into the paddock, and they quickly ...

    Article : 60 words
  11. BLOWFLY PEST.

    Practically throughout the State sheepowners are experiencing trouble with blowflies. A report from our correspondent at Forbes states, that the pest is more serious in ...

    Article : 504 words
  12. NEW BRIDGES.

    The Minister for Works (Mr. Spooner) will open two low-level bridges in Coolah Shire on April 4. ...

    Article : 22 words
  13. WYANGALA DAM.

    The Forbes Development League has appointed a sub-committee to prepare a scheme for closer settlement in the Lachlan Valley and the utilisation of the Wyangala dam ...

    Article : 34 words
  14. GRAFTON CITY COUNCIL.

    Mr. F. M. Earle has been elected unopposed to fill the vacancy in the Grafton City Council caused by the resignation of Alderman Farquharson. ...

    Article : 30 words
  15. AGRICULTURAL SHOWS.

    TAREE, Saturday.—The Taree Show was opened by the Lieutenant-Governor (Sir Phillp Street) in perfect weather yesterday, and was concluded this evening. ...

    Article : 825 words
  16. GRENFELL JUBILEE.

    Visitors to the Grenfell jubilee celebrations were taken by cars to places of interest, such as the Henry Lawson Memorial, and tile Bogolong Dam, which provides the local water ...

    Article : 71 words
  17. DEVELOPMENTAL ROAD SOUGHT.

    A meeting of citizens carried resolutions supporting the Developmental League's agitation for the construction of a road through a large undeveloped area of first-class land ...

    Article : 85 words
  18. LISMORE HOSPITAL APPEAL.

    The board of the Lismore Base Hospital has made a public appeal for funds to defray its share of the cost of the new ward for children and other additions to the hospital, which ...

    Article : 54 words
  19. MACKSVILLE SCHOOL.

    The Minister for Education (Mr. Drummond) visited Macksville yesterday to hear representations on the proposal to raise the standard of the Macksville super-primary school to ...

    Article : 169 words
  20. MARRAM GRASS.

    The use of Marram grass in sand reclamation work in New South Wales is extending, as the plant is demonstrating here, as in other countries its great ability to bind the ...

    Article : 464 words
  21. LOAN TO MANILLA COUNCIL.

    The Acting Treasurer (Mr. E. S. Spooner) has approved of a special loan to Manilla Municipal Council of £2040 for tar penetration work in the main street of Manilla. This ...

    Article : 64 words
  22. MANILLA STOCK YARDS.

    The Manilla Municipal Council has entered into an agreement with Mr. V. J. Byrnes, stock and station agent, of Manilla, not to build municipal sale yards at Manilla for 35 years. ...

    Article : 70 words
  23. CAMDEN.

    CAMDEN, Sunday.—The concludin[?] day of the Camden jubilee show yesterday was attended by more than 9000 people. The gate receipts were £306/7/. making the total £478/10/6 for the ...

    Article : 189 words
  24. CONVENT HALL DESTROYED.

    Damage estimated at about £1500 was caused early yesterday, when St. Philomena's convent school hall was destroyed by fire. How the fire originated is ...

    Article : 96 words
  25. THROWN FROM SULKY.

    Edward Lawless and Thomas Sheard were driving in a sulky along the Tharwa-road, about three miles from Queanbeyan, when a piece of tin became entangled in the wheel ...

    Article : 77 words
  26. Advertising

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    Advertising : 2,151 words
  27. RIVERSTONE.

    The first annual show conducted by the Riverstone Agricultural and Horticultural Society, at Riverstone, was concluded on Saturday. The effort greatly exceeded the committee's expectations. About ...

    Article : 220 words
  28. WOMAN BITTEN BY SNAKE.

    Mrs. E. Cook, of Woodville, while working in the yard of her home, picked up, a piece of tin on which was some bagging. A black snake fell out, which she promptly ...

    Article : 81 words
  29. COUNTRY STOCK SALES.

    A cattle sale was held in Goondiwindi yesterday afternoon, 1100 head being yarded. The offering was mixed, and there were only a few good bullocks. Cowa and calves sold at £3/10/; 140 steers, ...

    Article : 219 words
  30. BUILDINGS IN MAIN STREET.

    There is considerable building activity in the main street. A fine new brick shop, with residence on top, is ncrtring completion for Mr. O. Young, mercer, between the post-office and ...

    Article : 155 words
  31. LITHGOW EGG-LAYING CONTEST.

    LITHGOW, Friday.—The following were winners in the fourth quarterly test conducted by the Lithgow Poultry Breeders' Association:—Heavy breeds: G. Young (Australorp), 66 eggs, 1; K. G. ...

    Article : 101 words
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