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  2. COUNTRY NEWS.

    At a meeting of the Ballina and District Chamber of Commerce, Mr. H. Torrens said that, after extensive inquiries, he had been unable to ascertain why such a large margia ...

    Article : 107 words
  3. NEW CHESS CHAMPION.

    A[?] a result of the matches decided yesteroay in the New South Wales chess championship, Mr C. J. S. Purdy became the holder of the title. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 198 words
  4. STATE LOTTERY.

    The major prizes in the 201st State lottery were drawn at the Australian Hall yesterday by Mr. C. Sullivan, a city business man. First prize went to the "Stoney" Syndicate, ...

    Article : 111 words
  5. STATE OF WICKET.

    When the Australians were dismissed for their lowest score to date on the tour, one hesitated to suggest that the wicket was not all that it might have been; but when Oxford, ...

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  6. CONTRACT BRIDGE.

    The third session of the contract bridge 100-hands contest, completing 60 hands, for the trophy given by Miss Alice Sullivan, took place last night at the Sydney Bridge Club. ...

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  7. OBITUARY.

    The death occurred at Manly yesterday of Mr. Malcolm Robertson, one of the best-known graziers of New South Wales. He had been residing at Manly for about eight years, on ...

    Article : 251 words
  8. OXFORD MATCH.

    Oxford University recorded the smallest total made against the Australian cricketers on the present tour, the team being dismissed for 70 runs. Eight wickets fell in 70 minutes to-day. In the second innings Oxford scored 216, and the Australians gained their fourth innings' victory, having 33 runs to ...

    Article : 148 words
  9. RELICS IN OLD CHURCH.

    St. Margaret's Church of England, Bellingen which has stood for 38 years, is being demolished, preparatory to the erection of a modern concrete building. While the a ...

    Article : 147 words
  10. DELAY TO EVIDENCE.

    The chairman of the Tariff Board (Mr. H. McConaghy) to-day objected to the delay in procuring evidence bearing on the inquiry into the retention of the duties on imported socks ...

    Article : 251 words
  11. ERECTION OF SILO.

    The silo will soon be finished. The framework of the roof is ready and it will not be long before it is roofed. Much of the machinery has been installed. ...

    Article : 38 words
  12. MR. A. EDWARD.

    Mr. A. Edward, who died last night after a brief illness, was formerly in charge of the Transit Commission for 12 years. In 1900 he was appointed Superintendent of Police for ...

    Article : 165 words
  13. SCORES.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 284 words
  14. EVENTFUL OVER.

    The special representative of the Australian Press Association at Oxford savs:—A Whitsun holiday crowd of 5000 saw the match resume sensationally, with Fleetwood-Smith, whose ...

    Article : 733 words
  15. SOLICITOR'S DEATH.

    Mr. Ralph P. Graham, solicitor, died at the age of 35, following an operation. Mr. Graham, who had an extensive practice was chairman of the hospital board, and took an ...

    Article : 59 words
  16. SHOP BROKEN INTO.

    The business premises of Mr. H. B. Apps[?] tobacconist Maclean, were broken into late on Saturday night. Tobacco and eigarettes. valued at £[?] were stolen. An entrance was ...

    Article : 51 words
  17. COAL PROSPECTING.

    An application for authority to enter Portion 22, Parish of Tyalgum, was granted to Mr. H. King by Mr. H. Hawkins, mining warden, in the Murwillumbah Mining Warden's Court. ...

    Article : 73 words
  18. MR. R. C. PACKER.

    The service at St. James' Church, Kingstreet, yesterday afternoon before the cremation of the remains of Mr. Robert Clyde Packer, a prominent Australian journalist. ...

    Article : 634 words
  19. CASUALTIES.

    Neil Taylor, 27, of Herbert-street Mortlake, yesterday fell from a roof at the works of the Australian Gas Light Company at Mortlake, about 18 feet to the ground. He struck his ...

    Article : 298 words
  20. SCARLET FEVER.

    A serious outbreak of scarlet fever has occurred in Ganmain. So far there are about 25 cases. The patients invariably are children, and have been removed to the ...

    Article : 110 words
  21. HOUSING SHORTAGE.

    The revival in building activity in Narra[?] is inadequate to cope with the demand for houses, and a house shortage is being expe[?] enced. From August 1, 1933, to May 1, 1934. ...

    Article : 51 words
  22. 'PLANE CRASHES INTO FENCE.

    When a Gypsy Moth aeroplane, belonging to Mr. Norman Kater, of Colinee station, was being tested after an adjustment to the [?] gine, at Hay, on Saturday afternoon, the ...

    Article : 71 words
  23. OFFICIAL STATEMENT.

    The Government Medical Officer (Dr. Dick) said last night that he was not aware of the outbreak of scarlet fever st Ganmain, but he would make official inquiries this morning. ...

    Article : 72 words
  24. KICKED BY HORSE.

    Mr. R. Smith, veterinary surgeon, was at[?] [?]ending a horse at Inverell station yesterday, when it lashed out and kicked him about the lower part of the body. It is feared that his ...

    Article : 44 words
  25. LATE SHIPPING.

    ADELAIDF (1[?]84m).—Arr: May 21. Iron Monarch, s, from Newcastle; Oor[?]ma, s, from Melbourne. Dep: May 21, Karoola, s, for Melbourne and Sydney; Moreton Bay, s, for London, via Suez. ...

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  26. THEFTS AFTER RELEASE FROM GAOL.

    When John Mills pleaded guilty before Mr. Bromhead, S.M., in the police court this morning to three charges of st[?]aling from the Park Hotel, Inspector Ireland said that the ...

    Article : 126 words
  27. THE CALL-UP

    A call-up for employment is announced for to-day. Details are published on page 16, column 5. ...

    Article : 24 words
  28. INDEX.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 236 words
  29. MOTORIST'S REMORSE.

    Stuart Leslie Rutherford, of L[?]lie Hills Station, Waiau, Canterbury, wrote a letter to the Superintendent of Police at Christchurch on Saturday, saying that he was afraid that ...

    Article : 138 words
  30. GROWTH OF COFF'S HARBOUR.

    At a meeting of Dotrigo Shire Council it was decided to remove the council's headquarters from Coramba to Coff's Harbour, and for the purpose of erecting modern ...

    Article : 109 words
  31. THE AVERAGES.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 340 words
  32. AN APPRECIATION.

    The late Mr. R. C. Packer was a notable figure in the Australian newspaper world. Of a retiring disposition, and constantly avoiding personal publicity, he nevertheless was in the ...

    Article : 193 words
  33. LEAGUE OF NATIONS.

    The Diplomatic Correspondent of the "Daily Telegraph" says: "Russia's inclination to join the League of Nations bids fair to become a major issue in European diplomacy, due to ...

    Article : 256 words
  34. AGED WOMAN'S ERROR.

    Mrs. S. Thomas 91, took poison from a bottle in mistake for medicine at the home of her daughter. Mrs. Robson, of Ourimbah. She collapsed. After treatment, she was taken ...

    Article : 42 words
  35. CITY COUNCIL.

    The finance committee of the City Council yesterday rejected a proposal that the margin above the State basic wage of 2/ for males and 1/ for females paid to employees should be ...

    Article : 408 words
  36. PORTION OF SCALP TORN OFF.

    Sidney David Cleary, 43, had portion of his scalp torn off and suffered other head injuries when the steering gear of the car he was driving became locked near the Duntroon ...

    Article : 77 words
  37. ORNITHOLOGISTS' UNION.

    After a discussion extending over several months, the council of the Rojal Australasian Ornithologists' Union has passed a resolution censuring a number of members. ...

    Article : 174 words
  38. LARWOOD

    Mr. Thomas Moult, in a message to the "Daily Telegraph" from Nottingham, says: "There is no longer any hope here of Larwood's playing in the first test. I have ...

    Article : 344 words
  39. ADVERTISEMENTS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 264 words
  40. RELIEF WORK REFUSED.

    Thirteen men at Menlndie who were to have started relief work to-day decided not to start until the Broken Kill unemployed are granted their demands on the ...

    Article : 69 words
  41. MR. M. J. COLLINS.

    Mr Michael James Collins, a fotmer chief warder at Goulburn Gaol, died on Saturday aged 82 years. He was a native of Waterford, Ireland, and was educated at the Christian ...

    Article : 367 words
  42. BREACH OF TRANSPORT ACT.

    At the Wagga Police Court to-day G. S. Atkins, engaged in motor transport between Wagga and Melbourne, was fined £10 on each of two charges under the Transport ...

    Article : 82 words
  43. TRADE WITH AMERICA.

    The Australian High Commissioner in London (Mr. S. M. Bruce) was the guest at luncheon to-day of the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce. He declared that the present ...

    Article : 164 words
  44. PRESBYTERIAN ASSEMBLY.

    Last nights brief session of the Presbyte[?] General Assembly of New South Wales was followed by a largely-attended foreign missions demonstration in the Assembly Hall The ...

    Article : 244 words
  45. FINGER LOST IN SHOOTING ACCIDENT.

    While shooting foxes in the bush, Les Decley. 16, of Lithgow, met with an accident, which caused the loss of his little finger. He was lesting his hand on the muzzle of a ...

    Article : 63 words
  46. SHIP'S OFFICER.

    When the Ormiston entered Watson's Bay yesterday morning at 5.30 o'clock the third officer (Mr. Livingstone), who became ill on the voyage between Melbourne and Sydney, ...

    Article : 70 words
  47. MAILS TO ENGLAND.

    The possibility of accelerating the mail service by sea between Australia and England is expected to be considered shortly by the Federal Ministry, which will have available the ...

    Article : 130 words
  48. FLOOD PREVENTION.

    At a laigely attended meeting of the landholders of Woodburn ard [?] a resolution was carried asking the Government to give the fullest consideration to the further ...

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  49. TO-DAY.

    Theatre Royal: "White Horse Inn," 8. Criterion Theatre: "Ten Minute Alibi," 8. New Tivoli Theatre: "The Last Round Up," "The Fun Fair," 11. 2.30, 8 ...

    Article : 219 words
  50. COLLIERY DIRECTOR RFTIRES.

    Mr. William McAdam, who has been a director of the Black Jack Colliery for 34 years, and chairman of the board for five years, has ret[?]red from the directirate. Mr. ...

    Article : 46 words
  51. MR. W. E. WILSON.

    Mr. W. E. Wilson, who was a resident of Mosman for more than 40 years, died yesterday at the Sanitarium Wahroonga. Mr. Wilson, who was 82 years of age, was ...

    Article : 83 words
  52. ANZAC MEMORIAL.

    "Glasgow Anzac," in a letter to the Editor of the "Herald," bays he wonders if any recognition is being given in the design of the Anzac Memorial to other forces which fought ...

    Article : 103 words
  53. MADAME ELSA STRALIA.

    Madame Elsa Stralia, who is touring Australia under engagement to the Broadcasting Commission, sang two groups of songs from 2BL last night. It was a short programme. ...

    Article : 151 words
  54. CHANGE Of SHIRE RKQUESTED.

    The Dorrigo Shire Council has received a petition from the Lands Department signed by ratepayers in the parish of Sherwood, asking that the parish, consisting of 41 square ...

    Article : 63 words
  55. LATE SPORTING.

    Consistent billiards, with a brilliant all-round break of 672 by Walter Lindrum, marked the opening session to-day of the exhibition game between Lindrum and Clarke McConachy. In the even[?] ...

    Article : 57 words
  56. THE SUBURBS.

    Tenders were received by the Warringah Council last night for the erection of a sharkproof net on Deewhy Eeach. They will be consideied at the next meeting of the ...

    Article : 87 words
  57. MR. R. WILKINSON.

    Mr. Robert Wilkinson, who was well known in several of the States, died it Gordon on Saturday, in his 78th year. Mr. Wilkinson was born at Buckland, Victoria, and started ...

    Article : 94 words
  58. FINNISH APPRENTICE.

    Lauri Gronlund, the young Finnish apprentice, who took ill on the barque Favell while the vetsel was en route from South Australia to the United Kingdom with wheat, and was ...

    Article : 75 words
  59. CAR HITS STUMP.

    When their car hit a stump near Tyndale A. L. Napper, garage proprietor, of Ulmarra, and his wife were injured. Napper suffered severe lacerations to the head, and Mrs. ...

    Article : 65 words
  60. CAR THROUGH WINDOW.

    When Otto William Lingham, of The Crescent. Manly, was driving his motor car alone. Spit-road, Mosman, last night, the steering gear jammed, and the car ran across the road ...

    Article : 54 words
  61. ST. JOHN AMBULANCE.

    The honorary secrrtaty of the nursing divisional competitions committee. St John Ambulance Brigade. pomted out yesterday that Marrickville boys' division gained second place ...

    Article : 38 words
  62. SUBURBAN PICTURE THEATRES.

    Programmes of suburban picture theatres will be found in the amusement advertisement column[?] ...

    Article : 20 words
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