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  2. GUBA ARRIVES AT BATAVIA.

    Because weather conditions made accurate air navigation impossible, the flying-boat Guba did not complete the first stage of the Indian Ocean survey flight yesterday. After leaving Port Hedland (W.A.) for Cocos Island on ...

    Article : 110 words
  3. SUBMARINE DISASTER EXPLAINED.

    Mr. R. S. Johnson, managing director of Cammell Laird and Co., Ltd., builders of the British submarine Thetis, to-day gave the first authentic description of the disaster that overtook the vessel last week. ...

    Article : 228 words
  4. NAZI HEARS.

    Czechei's German administrators are becoming most anxious about the activities of General Gajda's Fascist Party, Police occupied all Prague's public ...

    Article : 418 words
  5. SYDNEY G.P.O.

    The Federal Cabinet to-day completed the terms of reference for the Royal Commission which will inquire into the letting of the contract for the ...

    Article : 268 words
  6. CENSUS OF WEALTH.

    Support is growing for the proposal that the Commonwealth Government should take a census of the private wealth of the Australian nation as an ...

    Article : 219 words
  7. NEW PACT.

    The Prime Minister, Mr. Chamberlain, said in the House of Commons to-day that the Russian reply to the Anglo-French proposals for a triple ...

    Article : 961 words
  8. CLOUDS OBSCURED THE STARS.

    After flying through Sunday night, the Guba alighted nt Batavia this afternoon, 22 hours after leaving Port Hedland. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 470 words
  9. HAD TO ABANDON FLIGHT.

    The Minister for Civil Aviation, Mr. Fairbairn, was forced down three times by bad weather on a flight from his home at Mount Elephant (Victoria) to ...

    Article : 213 words
  10. NATIONAL REGISTER.

    The New South Wales Trades and Labour Council has applied for the use of the Town Hall soon for a public meeting to express opposition to the ...

    Article : 166 words
  11. GOVERNMENT WAS READY TO SEND AID.

    If the Guba, after failing to locate Cocos Island, had encountered serious trouble during its flight to Batavia, the Commonwealth Government would have ...

    Article : 305 words
  12. MR. CHAMBERLAIN'S STATEMENT.

    Mr. Chamberlain said in the House of Commons that the Thetis dived at 1.40 p.m. on Thursday. The accident occurred while the vessel was ...

    Article : 777 words
  13. NEW LOAN ISSUE IN LONDON.

    Lists will open on Wednesday for the Commonwealth for £6,000,000 worth of four per cent, registered bonds. The bonds will be payable in 1961-64, and ...

    Article : 106 words
  14. BOYCOTT PLANS.

    The emergency committee of the Australasian, Council of Trades Unions to-day made preparations for organising a boycott Of the proposed National Register. ...

    Article : 170 words
  15. SEMI-GOVERNMENT LOANS.

    Semi-Government borrowing has reached a stage that may Jead to a complete review of the borrowing policy of all Government instrumentalities when ...

    Article : 436 words
  16. REASON FOR ACTION.

    The Federal Government decided to go on the market at this stage, because it felt that no more favourable opportunity was likely to offer. ...

    Article : 244 words
  17. GAOL WARDER WOUNDED.

    A warder at the Brisbane prison this afternoon was viciously attacked by a long-term prisoner and was stabbed with a broken-bladed table knife, ...

    Article : 185 words
  18. MANY QUESTIONS IN COMMONS.

    Mr. Chamberlain said that it would be impossible to bring the inquiry to a satisfactory conclusion until the submarine had been salvaged and the ...

    Article : 726 words
  19. BILL TO STOP SWEATING.

    To prevent sweating in industry, the Federal Government, has declded to make absolute the power of the Arbitration Court to, frame, awards, ...

    Article : 229 words
  20. GLEBE HEFFRON PARTY.

    There were stormy scenes last night when the charter of the Glebe branch of the Heffron Party was withdrawn by officials of the Heffron Executive. ...

    Article : 223 words
  21. JAPAN WARY.

    The Japanese Ambassaders in Rome and Bellin have been instructed to inform Italy and Germany respectively that Japan is unwilling to undertake any European ...

    Article : 95 words
  22. ATTEMPT TO WRECK BRICK WORKS.

    An attempt by boys to explode 100 sticks of gelignite, at the works of the Amalgamated Brick and Pipe Company at New Lynn, an outer suburb of Auckland, was revealed to-day. ...

    Article : 152 words
  23. BORDER FIGHT.

    The battle, which ensued when the Japanese opposed the entry of Russian troops into Chientao province in Manchukuo (to the west of Vladivostok) ...

    Article : 154 words
  24. SUBSCRIPTIONS TO LOAN.

    Large subseriptions to the Commonwealth Loan include one of £26.260 by Charles Angel and R. G. Bullock, of Adelaide, and £10.000 by N.R.M.A. insurance. Limited, Sydney. ...

    Article : 98 words
  25. SIR EARLE PAGE'S LEADERSHIP.

    Members who retired from the Federal Parliamentary Country Party late in April because of their opposition to Sir Earle Patin's leadership have begun ...

    Article : 201 words
  26. ALL-ELECTRIC HOME.

    Mr. T. Hackett, a resident of Bankstown, has erected an "all-elcctric" home in Noble Avenue, Mount Lewis Estate, at Punchbowl, but says that the Bankstown Municipal ...

    Article : 157 words
  27. EXHAUSTED DIVERS' EXPERIENCE.

    Three exhausted divers, who arrivct at Liverpool by air last night, told the story of a desperate struggle to save the imprisoned men. ...

    Article : 683 words
  28. SIR ERNEST FISK'S SALARY.

    A protest, thnt the board of directors of Amalgamated Wireless, on which there were two Government representatives, Mr. W. M. Hushes and Mr. V. Strahan, of the Prime ...

    Article : 137 words
  29. IMPORT BAN BRINGS RETALIATION.

    Because their sales to New Zealand have been almost cancelled by the import restrictions, leading English biscuit manufacturers are contempating retaliating by refraining ...

    Article : 92 words
  30. OVERSEA NEWS.

    Such of the oversen news in this issue as is headed "From O[?] Owh Correspondent" or "Herald Excluslye Service" is from a service owned and coutrolled entirely by "The Sydney Morning ...

    Article : 105 words
  31. AUSTRALIAN SYMPATHY.

    The following message has been sent by the Governor-General, Lord Gowrie, to the Dominions Secretary. Sir Thomas Inskip "Australians are deeply shocked at the tragi[?] ...

    Article : 78 words
  32. WOMAN WHO POSED AS MAN.

    Annie Payne, 64, who posed as a man for 51 years, and Whose sex was disclosed last, month when she was taken to hospital, has been certified insane, and placed in a mental ...

    Article : 50 words
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