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  2. A SURPLUS.

    In the first four months of the present financial year, the revenue of the Commonwealth totalled £24,534,000, and the expenditure £21,028,000. ...

    Article : 485 words
  3. GAS WORKS FIRE.

    Fire broke out in a storeroom at the Mortlake gasworks last night. Several hundred tons of asphalt and bitumen were destroyed before the outbreak was subdued. ...

    Article : 285 words
  4. PEPPER THROWN.

    Throwing pepper into the eyes of a clerk and knocking him unconscious with a sandbag, a thief opened the safe of the Wollongong branch of the New South Wales Mont ...

    Article : 408 words
  5. NEW BASIC WAGE.

    The first pay of the State Public servants since the State basic wage was reduced will take place next week. It is the Government's policy that any ...

    Article : 538 words
  6. AFGHANISTAN.

    Reports received in official quarters at New Delhi state that King Nadir Shah of Afghanistan was assassinated by a student. ...

    Article : 669 words
  7. GERMANY.

    "Stand up as the public accuser—the fate of freedom and peace is in your hands," cried M. Mandel, formerly M. Clemenceau's associate, amid general ...

    Article : 538 words
  8. KANGAROOS.

    According to Harold Wagstaff the famous international footballer, the second Rugby League test between Australia and England at Leeds to-morrow is likely to be keenly ...

    Article : 1,000 words
  9. UNITED STATES.

    It was revealed to-day that food for more than 16,000,000 needy persons in addition to jobs for 4,000,000 unemployed, is part of the Government's plan to avoid want during th[?] ...

    Article : 335 words
  10. PRIMARY PRODUCTS.

    The Minister for Commerce (Mr. Stewart) announced to-day that he had completed details of a plan for Commonwealth action to facilitate the marketing of primary products, ...

    Article : 229 words
  11. SYDNEY GUNMAN

    Evidence of an alleged plot to bring from Sydney a gunman who for £500 would shoot Senior-Detective Dunn was given before the police inquiry to-day by Senior-Detective ...

    Article : 408 words
  12. DEPRECIATED DOLLAR.

    The gold value of the dollar to-day was driven down almost two cents to 61.79 cents, against foreign gold currencies, and 62.35 cents on the basis of Washington's gold price of ...

    Article : 327 words
  13. SCHOOLS' REGATTA.

    The Great Public Schools' regatta next year will be held on the Parramatta River, over the same course as has been used for the last few years. There had been a move to have ...

    Article : 136 words
  14. DUTY TO CHURCH.

    Archdeacon Weston, at a conference oil clergy, held in conjunction with the celebration of the centenary of the Oxford Movement, said that holy matrimony was a ...

    Article : 317 words
  15. "WICKED ASSAULT."

    An appellant before Acting Judge Nield in the Quarter Sessions Appeal Court yesterday had a sentence of two months' imprisonment, which had been imposed upon him by a ...

    Article : 245 words
  16. APPEAL TO GERMANY.

    In an address at the Lord Mayor's Guild— hell banquet last night the Prime Minister (Mr. Ramsay MacDonald) made a significant statement respecting the Government's ...

    Article : 721 words
  17. DESTROYERS.

    En route to Australia, the destroyer flotilla was glad to reach Aden after an unpleasant voyage through the Red Sea, when the intense heat, combined with the conditions of ...

    Article : 289 words
  18. PETROL DEPOTS.

    The danger that may threaten property, and the urgent necessity for increased departmental powers in regard to the construction of petrol depots on the waterfront in the ...

    Article : 192 words
  19. SAAR BASIN.

    Denunciation of alleged Nazi intrigues in the Soar Valley is a feature of the latest report of the Governing Commission of the Saar to the League of Nations. The report declares ...

    Article : 244 words
  20. CAR-MINDERS.

    Acting under the powers recently conferred upon him, the Commissioner of Police has issued instructions that about 20 car-minders shall be given notice that they must cease ...

    Article : 207 words
  21. BROADCAST OF TEST.

    Arrangements have been made by the Broadcasting Commission to broadcost the second test played by the Australian Rugby Football League team at Leeds to-day through 2BL ...

    Article : 91 words
  22. ANZAC MEMORIAL.

    The Anzac Memorial in Hyde Park should be complete about March, although the date of its official opening is still a matter of doubt. ...

    Article : 564 words
  23. RUGBY UNION.

    The Rugby Union has expelled the Gloucestershire full-back, T.W. Brown, who nine times represented England, for allegedly committing an unspecified act of professionalism ...

    Article : 177 words
  24. STATE LOTTERY.

    Mr. E. O. Crowhurst drew the principal prizes in the 164th State lottery at the Australian Hall yesterday morning. First prize was won by the "Three Tryers" ...

    Article : 144 words
  25. THE ISABEL SAFE.

    Fears for the 150-ton auxiliary ketch Isabel[?] which left Panama on July 15 for Sydney and was nearly a month overdue have been allayed by the receipt of a cable message yesterday, ...

    Article : 328 words
  26. NAZI OUTRAGES

    Nazi outrag[?]s in all parts of Austria are increasing in number, perhaps because the Chancellor (Dr. Dolfuss) does not desire to provoke a general strike or other disorders, ...

    Article : 193 words
  27. "GUARD OUR SHORES"

    In a speech at a dinner to celebrate the Lord Mayor's third successive year of office, the Governor-General (Sir Isaac Isaacs) said that Australia was well advanced ...

    Article : 222 words
  28. DISORDERS IN SIAM.

    Growing disorders in Southern Siam near the Malayan border are said to be due to dissatisfaction regarding the poll tax. Chinese who attacked the Betong police ...

    Article : 77 words
  29. NEWNES OIL SHALE.

    A report has been submitted to the Shale Oil Investigation Committee by Mr. L. J. Rogers, who recently visited Europe and the United States. It states that first-grade ...

    Article : 137 words
  30. MR. GANDHI'S CAMPAIGN.

    Mr. Gandhi, who is touting India in connection with his movement for the uplift of the untouchable classes, met an unexpected rebuff at Nagpur, Central Provinces, to-day, when a ...

    Article : 126 words
  31. LOAN CONVERSIONS.

    [?]e [?]inancia[?] a[?]aptation of the adage, "It never rains but it pours," is proving difficult in connection with the next Australian conversion loan. The heavy over-subscriptions ...

    Article : 145 words
  32. THE PRINCE'S BOYHOOD.

    Among the many happy disclosures by the author and playwright, Mr. Edgar Middleton, in his book, "H.R.H.," is the late King Edward's deep attachment to his grandson, ...

    Article : 142 words
  33. INLAND RIVERS RISE.

    A sharp rise occurred in the Namoi River, at Narrabri and Wee Waa yesterday, but, although the stream was running strongly last night at both towns, no flood was ...

    Article : 104 words
  34. MR. C. T. P. ULM.

    It was announced last night that Mr. C. T. P. Ulm expected to leave Sydney for New Zealand on November 20 in the Faith in Australia, in which he broke the ...

    Article : 88 words
  35. POLICEMAN AND SUSPECT.

    Hundreds of shoppers watched a fierce struggle between a policeman and a suspect in Pitt-street, near King-street, city, last night. ...

    Article : 66 words
  36. SHIPPING SUBSIDIES.

    Refeiring to a subsidy received by an Italian shipping company of £8000 for each voyage to Australia and back the Daily Mail" says:— "It is vital for the safety of Britain and the ...

    Article : 81 words
  37. KING AND QUEEN.

    According to present arrangements, the King will attend the Armistice Day ceremony at the Cenotaph in Whitehall on Saturday. Later in the day their Majesties will proceed ...

    Article : 54 words
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