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  2. IN THE ASSEMBLY.

    In the Legislative Assembly Mr. W. Folster moved and Mr. E. P. Kinsella seconded that the following Addiess in Reply should be sent to the Govetnot: ...

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  3. COUNTRY NEWS.

    Considerable damage was caused at Kootingal by a terrific windstorm.—One of the worst experienced for years. A weighbridge house was blown over, a water supply ...

    Article : 55 words
  4. UNEMPLOYMENT.

    The statement that Granville, has been badly neglected in the matter of monetary grants from the Unemployment Relief Council was made at the last meeting of the ...

    Article : 366 words
  5. CURRENCY.

    The Acting Prime Minister (Mr. Fenton) made available to-day the full text of notes supplied to him on the question of stability of currency by the Commonwealth Statistician ...

    Article : 1,182 words
  6. BUCKLEY TRIAL.

    Evidence concerning the identity of a man who was seen with a revolver in his hand near the Glenferrie railway station on October 8, 1923, was given by witnesses at the ...

    Article : 627 words
  7. A LATE LEGACY.

    To live for nearly 100 years and to escape nearly all the ills that human flesh is heir to has been the remarkable experience of Mrs. Mayne, who lives in a comfortable little ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 435 words
  8. FEDERAL SESSION.

    During the debate on the South Australian Grant Bill in the House of Representatives to-day, several Labour members attacked the Government for having diverted to South ...

    Article : 1,616 words
  9. DEATH OF MRS. S. JOHNSON.

    The death has occurred of Mrs. Susan Johnson, 90, one of the oldest residents of the Orange district. She came to Orange with her husband and eldest son 63 years ago, ...

    Article : 78 words
  10. THE SENATE.

    In the Senate, the bill to amend the Immigration Act was read the third time. Moving the second reading of the bill to amend the Iron and Steel Products Bounty ...

    Article : 628 words
  11. COTTAGE DESTROYED.

    A cottage owned and occupied by E. J. Kelly, railway ganger, situated near Wyalong Central Station, was destroyed by fire Mrs. Kelly collapsed when the fire occurred. Kelly ...

    Article : 65 words
  12. FIRST SNIPE OF SEASON.

    Mr. Theo. Devlin, of Agnes Banks, shot the first snipe of the season at Yarramundi near Richmond at the week-end. Following his usual custom he despatched it to Mr. R. Bruce ...

    Article : 54 words
  13. EXPRESS TRAIN DELAYED

    Passengers complain of the frequency with which express trains are delayed since the new Pacific engines were introduced on the Melbourne-Albury run to reduce the time ...

    Article : 119 words
  14. MAN SHOOTS HIMSELF.

    John Wetherall, 25, after having been brought 50 miles to Yalgoo as the result of a shooting episode at Thundelarra station on Saturday night, was found dead at Yalgoo ...

    Article : 155 words
  15. LIGHTNING FIRES WHEAT CROP.

    During a heavy storm on Friday a crop of wheat at Gum Flat was struck [?] lightning and burst into flames. About four acres had been burnt when heavy rain fell and ...

    Article : 56 words
  16. JUDGE DIRECTS ACQUITTAL.

    After hearing evidence at the Grafton Quarter Sessions in the case in which James Herrald, 49, motor mechanic, was charged with having maliciously set fire to the Reliance ...

    Article : 130 words
  17. DOCTOR'S ESCAPE.

    While negotiating a shaip turn on the main western highway, Dr. L. Bamber was forced off the road to avoid another vehicle, and his car overturned and toppled over an ...

    Article : 863 words
  18. VICTORIAN RAILWAYS.

    With a view to balancing revenue and expenditure in the Victorian Railways Department, the Ministry will give consideration to a suggestion to abolish the present ...

    Article : 67 words
  19. APPEALS UPHELD.

    Appeals against convictions for being on hotel premises after hours were to-day upheld by Judge Mocatta, on the ground that the circumstances were unusual. ...

    Article : 168 words
  20. CIVIC REFORM.

    Sir James Murdoch, president of the Citizens' Reform Association, has announced his retirement from that office, acting on medical advice. He has held the position ...

    Article : 227 words
  21. INSURANCE INSTITUTE.

    local manager of the Royal Exchange Assurance, who has been elected president of the Insurance Institute of New South Wales. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 31 words
  22. COAL MINING INDUSTRY.

    A six-hour day and a five-day week, the raising of the school leaving age to prevent the too early employment of boys in pits, and a levy on coal produced to enable the ...

    Article : 76 words
  23. CENTRAL METHODIST MISSION.

    The Central Methodist Mission is to carry out its customary programme at Christmas. Workless men and others whose luck is "out" will be fed and assisted, and parcels of ...

    Article : 60 words
  24. RIOTS AND PROCESSION.

    The Labour Council will discuss to-night the recent Communist riots in the city which led to a number of arrests. Many delegates to the council have taken ...

    Article : 107 words
  25. LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL.

    When the Legislative Council met, the president announced the deaths during recess of Mr.A.E. Hunt and Dr. J. M. Creed. The vice-president of the Executive ...

    Article : 593 words
  26. INDEX.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 230 words
  27. GARAGE ROBBED

    An armed thief, who robbed the Park Garage, in Oxford-street, Woollahra, late on Tuesday night, had a narrow escape from arrest. While he was in the garage a police car passed ...

    Article : 266 words
  28. LOAN TO FARMERS.

    Referring to a report from Gulgong to the effect that the Minister for Agriculture (Mr. Dunn) had hoped to raise a local loan, the proceeds of which would be advanced to ...

    Article : 168 words
  29. BRIDGE APPROACHES.

    The map illustrates a series of articles on Harbour Bridge traffic, the second of which appears on another page. It shows existing railways, underground railways, ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 67 words
  30. GRANVILLE VALUES.

    The Valuer-General informed the Granville Council at its last meeting that unimproved values in the municipality had been increased from £1,236,898 to £1,263,259. Improved ...

    Article : 187 words
  31. ADVERTISEMENTS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 190 words
  32. STORM IN FIJI.

    The wharf, Customs-house, post-office, and the Polynesian Hotel at Levuka were badly damaged in Sunday's storm. At the Roman Catholic mission stations at Loretto and Tokou ...

    Article : 144 words
  33. POLICEMAN'S DEATH.

    A collision early this morning between a police motor cycle and a motor car resulted in the death from injuries of Plainclothes Constable Arthur Crust, 30. ...

    Article : 59 words
  34. COLLISION WITH CART.

    Following a collision with a baker's cart in Carthage-street, Eric O'Hara, 17, telegraph messenger at Tamworth Post-office, was admitted to the district hospital in a serious ...

    Article : 63 words
  35. TO-DAY.

    Her Majesty's Theatre: "Sons o' Guns," 8. Criterion Theatre" "Possessions," 8. Grand Opera House: "Speed and Sparkle," 8. Plato Theatre: "A Lady of Scandal," 10 till 8, 8. ...

    Article : 170 words
  36. PAYMENT OF ALDERMEN.

    The Town Council has decided to take no action in the matter of the payment of aldermen as suggested by Greta Council. "It would attract all the bribe-mongers in ...

    Article : 45 words
  37. CAR SMASHED BY TRAIN.

    The Rev. Wesley Barrett, Methodist minister at Clunes, near Lismore, and his family, had a remarkable escape from death at the levelcrossing at Eltham, when his motor car was ...

    Article : 87 words
  38. GOLD REEF NEAR YASS.

    The Minister for Mines (Mr. Baddeley) announced yesterday that he had received a report from the warden's clerk at Gunning concerning the discovery of gold at Jerrawa, near ...

    Article : 78 words
  39. £4074 IN FINES.

    For offences under the Gaming and Betting Act in the metropolitan district and Newcastle during the quarter ended October 31 the police proceeded against 671 persons, of ...

    Article : 48 words
  40. COTTAGE BURNT AT MANLY.

    An unoccupied weatherboard cottage in La Perouse-street. Manly, was badly damaged by fire early yesterday morning. Manly fire brigade extinguished the outbreak before the ...

    Article : 40 words
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