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  2. LETTERS

    Sir,—The recent debate in the House of Commons on the English shipping position indicates that Great Britain is not going to stand by and watch one of the greatest ...

    Article : 484 words
  3. LEAVING CERTIFICATE.

    The French Government has decided to present a medal to the pupil in the recent Leaving Certificate examinations who received the highest number of points in French. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 104 words
  4. STRIKING REVIVAL.

    It is pleasant to welcome clever visiting actors to this country; and seasons such as that presented by Dame Sybil Thorndike and Mr. Lewis Casson last year have an important ...

    Article : 978 words
  5. BROADCASTING.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 1,403 words
  6. FILM REVIEWS

    The social and Intellectual horrors of life in American small towns have been brilliantly exposed by Sinclair Lewis in such novels as "Main Street." The screen has also presented ...

    Article : 2,379 words
  7. BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION

    There is a wide divergence of opinion among Sydney architects regarding the advisability of adopting what is generally regarded as modernistic, or futuristic, in the design of ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 611 words
  8. NEW WORKS.

    Owing to the holidays few contracts of importance were let last week. McCredie, Evans, and Belot have let a contract to G. R. Aldis, Bourke-street for an ...

    Article : 703 words
  9. POPULATION STATISTICS.

    A report made available by the Commonwealth Statistician (Mr. E. T. McPhee) shows that the population of Australia increased by 1,195,667 between the time of the ...

    Article : 221 words
  10. PAYMENTS AND MORALS.

    Sir,—In your issue to-day, the serious implications of a resolution passed by the Public School Teachers' Federation are carefully pointed out by one, Arthur A. C. Cocks, who ...

    Article : 398 words
  11. AMONG THE COUNCILS.

    Ryde, named after the town of the same name in the Isle of Wight, is one of the largest of the suburban municipalities The suburb for the most part is made up of people engaged ...

    Article : 784 words
  12. DREDGING PORT HACKING.

    Sir,—Your correspondent, R. Ryall, who is so strongly in favour of dredging Port Hacking River, admits that he knows nothing of Tuggerah Lakes. Naturally, therefore, he has no ...

    Article : 189 words
  13. TIVOLI THEATRE.

    Jim Gerald and a merry company returned to the Tivoli Theatre on Saturday evening with a programme for the holidays that could hardly have been better chosen. It includes ...

    Article : 324 words
  14. GRADUATES' ASSOCIATIONS.

    Sir,—In the country news section in the issue of to-day's date, is reported the formation of a Graduates' Association in Wagga. This you mention as the first provincial ...

    Article : 143 words
  15. IN THE MUNICIPALITIES.

    Reporting to his council, the retiring Mayor of Erskineville (Alderman Elliott), stated that two factories, because of increase in their business, had been substantially added to, and ...

    Article : 366 words
  16. WILD WEST RODEO.

    The country met the town at the Royal Agricultural Ground on Saturday afternoon, when Greenhalgh and Meekin's Australian show opened its second annual season. ...

    Article : 222 words
  17. IN THE GARDEN.

    "B.T." (Epping).—Cut the old watsonia follage down to the ground line or litt all the corms for breaking into single sections before they are replanted early in the New Year. Room should ...

    Article : 655 words
  18. SYNTHETIC STONE.

    Dealing with the comparative values of Hawkesbury sandstone and synthetic stone for building in Sydney, which has been the subject of comment in this column for two ...

    Article : 197 words
  19. CRAWLEY VILLAGE.

    Sir,—The account of Crawley Village, Hampshire, in this morning's "Herald," in, which it is stated that "the whole village was put up for sale" is not quite correct, for I ...

    Article : 160 words
  20. VISITORS FROM THE BUSH.

    For a long time past a number of opossums from the neighbouring bush have been paying regular nightly visits to Beecroft fire station. The opossums are great favourites with the ...

    Article : 111 words
  21. "TOUT PARIS."

    Mr. Ernest Rolls' second edition of "Tout Paris," the lively, well-dressed show which has been running at the Criterion for some weeks, was presented to a large house on ...

    Article : 238 words
  22. KURING-GAI MUNICIPALITY.

    A total of 114 new residences, included in 484 building applications which came before the Kuring-gai Council in 1933, represented a substantial recovery in that municipality. The ...

    Article : 218 words
  23. NURSES.

    Sir,—It is indeed very gratifying that someone is at last taking up the cause of the professional nurse, who is suffering so acutely from the present unsatisfactory conditions ...

    Article : 114 words
  24. BRIDGE ASSOCIATION.

    The selection committee of the New South Wales Bridge Association announced that it had been instructed to hold elimination tournaments and select a team from the ...

    Article : 144 words
  25. GOVERNMENT CONTRACTS.

    No contracts were announced this week by the Public Works Department owing to the holidays The following decisions have been made on tenders recently received by the works and service ...

    Article : 164 words
  26. DISTRICT COURT.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 30 words
  27. FRIGHTENED BY SANTA CLAUS.

    Terrified by the sight of Santa Claus at a local store on Saturday afternoon, a five-year-old boy pulled away from his father and disappeared in the crowd of 300 children and ...

    Article : 110 words
  28. MR. MASSEY'S ORGAN RECITAL.

    At St. Matthew's Church, Manly, this afternoon, Mr. Arthur Massey will play a programme of organ music drawn from the overtures of Rossini and Weber. ...

    Article : 32 words
  29. "MALABAR."

    Sir,—I wonder has it occurred to residents of Long Bay, who secured the change of name of the district because of penitentiary associations that the chosen name, Malabar, ...

    Article : 68 words
  30. NEW PLEASURE RESORT.

    St. Helena Island, in Moreton Bay, a prison settlement until 12 months ago, has been converted into a pleasure resort. ...

    Article : 32 words
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