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  2. FARMER-POLITICIAN.

    Dr. Earle Page, M.P., leader of the. Australian Country party arrived in Sydney yesterday to addiess the Farmers and Setters annual conference ...

    Article : 345 words
  3. NEW RECORDS.

    "Abendlich gluhend," from Wagner's "Meisterslngers, sung by Lauritz. Melchior, is the second verse of the "Prize' Song" sung to Hans Sachs in the first scene of the last act. ...

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  4. CURRENT LITERATURE

    "Cornish Seafarers," by Mr. A.K.Hamilton Jenkin, is appropriately introduced by Sir Arthur'Quiller Couch, a son and a literary interpreterur of the Grand Duchy. Cornwall ...

    Article : 881 words
  5. BROADCASTING

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 1,653 words
  6. MUSIC AND DRAMA.

    Edward Knoblock s dramatisation of "Evensong."the much-discussed novel by Beverley Nichols, was staged last month by Sir Barry Jackson at the Queen's Theatre in London. ...

    Article : 1,460 words
  7. REAL ESTATE.

    The real estate market had only moderate business during the past week, although some of the agents reported better inquiries. The market is still showing its Usual winter ...

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  8. A WINDJAMMER.

    Mr. Shaw Desmond's "Windjammer" is not as exciting as he would have liked but that is not his fault. He shipped on a Finnish sailing vessel bound from Vancouver to Durban. His ...

    Article : 349 words
  9. AMUSEMENTS.

    Josef Szigeti will give the final recital of his season this evening at the Conservatorium Hall This series of recitals by the distinguished violinist will remain in the memory of the thousands of ...

    Article : 109 words
  10. HER MAJESTY'S THEATRE—"BITTER SWEET."

    Bitter Sweet holds the stage—and the, audience, —at Her Malesty's Theatre where the fiftleth performance will be given on Monday. This brilliant musical play from the pen of Noel Coward passes ...

    Article : 93 words
  11. CRITERION THEATRE — "WHISTLING IN THE DARK."

    The lively comedy, "Whistling in the Dark," will be presented at a matinee and an evening performance to-day at the Criterion Theatre. The plot is concerned with the troubles of a popular author ...

    Article : 76 words
  12. MEDICAL RESEARCH.

    At a meeting of, the University Senate conditions of award Of the Marion Clare Reddall scholarship wete completed. This scholarship will be awarded on the recommendation of ...

    Article : 118 words
  13. DAME SYBIL THORNDIKE.

    The distinguished English actress, Durne Sybll Thorndike, will open her season in Sydney on August 20 at the Theatra Royal,where she will appear in George Bernard Shaw's much discussed play, "Saint ...

    Article : 127 words
  14. THE NEW GRAPHOLOGY.

    It is a commonplace that everyone's handwriting has a distinctive individuality and that imitations of it will not deceive a skilled eye. Despite the dictum of a learned Judge ...

    Article : 510 words
  15. THE SAVOY.

    The second performonce of "The Great Broxopp," a comedy by A. A. Milne, will be given at the Savoy Theatre. Bllgh-ctreet, to-night, at 8 o'clock. Edward Howell appears as James Broxopp, and ...

    Article : 61 words
  16. HIKE WEDDINGS

    The president of the Victorian Hiking Club (Mr. J. L.McCune) said to-night that in consequence of the protests that had been made, the club had abandoned the proposal ...

    Article : 83 words
  17. SYDNEY REPERTORY THEATRE.

    The Sydney Repertory Theatre organisation, under the direction of Mr. Scott Alexander, will produce a corles of grand guignol "thrillers" this evening at their own theatre in Kent-street. The ...

    Article : 69 words
  18. SYDNEY PLAYERS' CLUB.

    The Bydney Players' Club will repeat the brignt two-act Australian play "Dutch Courage" to-night at St. James' Hall The setting of the play is at a Rose Bay harbour-side home, and the author ...

    Article : 43 words
  19. FIJI GOLD.

    The Monterey, which sails to-day for Sydney, is taking two blocks of fine gold, weighing 143 ounces, and valued at £800 in Fiji currency, The gold is the product of Mt. ...

    Article : 66 words
  20. BAND MUSIC.

    To- morrow, the Metropolitan Band, directed by Mr John Palmar, will play in the Botanic Gardens at 3 p.m. and with assisting artists at the Hurlstone Theatre, at 8.20 p.m. ...

    Article : 82 words
  21. PICKWICK THEATRE GROUP.

    The final performance of the three-act comedy "The Lilies of the Field" will be given at the Savoy Theatre on Wednesday next by the Pickwick Theatre group. The cast includes Ann ...

    Article : 59 words
  22. CITY OF SYDNEY ORCHESTRA.

    The first orchestral and vocal concert to be given under the auspices of the Sydney Municipal Council and the professional musicians takes place this evening at the Town Hill, under the ...

    Article : 249 words
  23. TRAM SERVICES.

    An all-night trial tram service to Coogee will commence on Tuesday morning. Trams will leave Circular Quay at 1.30 a.m. and at 2,36 a.m. Trams will leave Coogee at 12.54 ...

    Article : 65 words
  24. MUSIC WEEK.

    Music Week will begin on Saturday week, August 27. On that ovenlng, Mr. John Brownlee will give a recital at the Town Hall, and at the Conservatorium Hall there will be an orchestral Concert, ...

    Article : 80 words
  25. Advertising

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  26. CONSERVATORIUM ORCHESTRA.

    The fifth subscription concert by the conservatorium Orchestra will be given on Wednesday, August 17. under the baton of Mr. Howard Carr. The programme will be the Overture "Patrie" ...

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  27. JOHN BROWNLEE'S CONCERT.

    Mr. John Brownlee the Australian operatic baritone will give the first of his Sydney concerts on Saturday. August 27. at the Town Hall, He will be assisted by Miss Rita Miller. Australian soprano, ...

    Article : 70 words
  28. GWEN SELVA AND ALEXANDER SVERJENSKY.

    The first of a series of three attractive performances including opera and old songs in original stage settings, also pianoforte items will be given at the Savoy Theatre on Friday. September 2, and ...

    Article : 71 words
  29. OTHER NOTICES.

    "The Painter in History," by Mr. E. M. Short,is an interesting survey, which shows that, although masters come and go and modes change, the fundamental principles ...

    Article : 453 words
  30. BRYANT'S PLAYHOUSE.

    A programme of one-act plays will' be given to- night at Bryant's Playhouse. Forbes-street. Darlinghurst, at 8.15.Proceeds will go to the Society of Arts and Crafts ...

    Article : 32 words
  31. MR. UPTON SINCLAIR.

    The first thirty years of a man's life are not usually rich enough in achievement to warrant an autobiography, but Mr. Upton Sinclair evidently considers his own case an ...

    Article : 553 words
  32. MISS BEATRICE TANGE'S RECITAL.

    Miss Beatrice Tange, the well-known Sydney planiste, who has earned recognition in the music centres of Europe, will give a recital at the Savoy Theatre, Bligh-street, on August 25, at 8. 15. She ...

    Article : 60 words
  33. ENTERTAINMENT ON R.M.S. ORAMA.

    "An afternoon at sea on board the Orama" will provide a new and brilliant form of entertainment in aid of the Sydney Industrial Blind Institution It will take place on Tuesday next August 1[?] ...

    Article : 73 words
  34. MIDDAY CONCERT.

    An interesting programme was rendered with muslcianly technique and feeling at the usual Friday midday concert at the Savoy Theatre yesterday. Miss Edith Kilminster opened the ...

    Article : 209 words
  35. MOSMAN MUSICAL SOCIETY.

    The Mosman Musical Society will produce "The Desert Song" at the Mosman Town Hall on August 2[?] and every day in the succeeding week, except Friday. ...

    Article : 36 words
  36. BOY SCOUTS.

    The "Chatterboxes" will present a play entitled, "The Highest Bidder." this evening at 8, in the Rockdale Town Hall, in aid of the St. George District Boy Scouts' Association. ...

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  37. CAPITOL—"ON OUR SELECTION."

    "On Our Selection." the film presentation of steele Rudd's famous story of life in the Australian bush, is now showing at the Capitol Theatre. with Bert Balley as "Dad." ...

    Article : 34 words
  38. PRINCE EDWARD —"THIS IS THE NIGHT. "

    The unexpected wit and incidents in "This is the Night." at the Prince Edward Theatre have captured the audicnces completely. There is not a dull moment in this typical example of Gallic vivacity ...

    Article : 57 words
  39. STATE THEATRE.

    "The Wet Parade" which feature an exceptionally fine Cast, including many prominent players, will be presented at the State Theatre to-day "Nine Till Six' is the second feature Owing to the length ...

    Article : 82 words
  40. PLAZA THEATRE.

    "The Rich Are Always With Us" is the new play at the Plaza Theatre, with Ruth Chatterton in the leading part. This is a drama of society life and emotional happenings. ...

    Article : 34 words
  41. LYCEUM THEATRE.—"ARROWSMITH."

    "Arrowsmith," the play built on the novel by Sinclair Lewis which has been shown at the Capitol has now been transferred to the Lyceum Theatre, where it should have a long run. ...

    Article : 37 words
  42. "COMMON CLAY."

    Robert Kinkead's "Common Clay" is a turgid drama, full of moral sentiments, and imbued with an uncomfortable class-consciousness, as between "gentlemen" and the lower orders. ...

    Article : 186 words
  43. EMPIRE THEATRE.

    The new programme which will begin to-day at the Empire Theatre consists of the double bill, "The Society Girl" and "The Sky Bride." ...

    Article : 27 words
  44. MAYFAIR THEATRE

    At the Mayfair Theatre, the phenomenally successful play, "The Blue Danube, built around the famous waltz. is now in its seventh week. ...

    Article : 25 words
  45. STATE NEWSREEL THEATRE.

    The Papal Legate (Cardinal Lauri) arriving in Dublin for the 31st Eucharistic Congress, and Prince George attending a theatrical garden party in London, are two excellent items now being seen ...

    Article : 54 words
  46. PUBLICATIONS RECEIVED.

    Life on the Land, Abbott and Owen, price 2/6; Frolic Fair, Ed. Macknness. price 1/3; Bushranging Silhouettes. Cronin and Russell, price 6/6 (Angus and Robertson). ...

    Article : 67 words
  47. REGENT THEATRE.

    "The Women in Room 13." with Elissa Landi as the star.is the new drama at the Regent Theatra. This is a tale of the unsuspecting husband confronted with the "fait accom[?]" In lighter mood ...

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  48. ST. JAMES THEATRE.

    "Letty Lynton" is still showing at st.[?] Theatre. because with the big audiences who go to see it there is no reason to take it olf J[?] Crawford in the leading part provides the main ...

    Article : 47 words
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