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  2. Centenary of Steam Loco­motion.

    Mr. Matthew Macifie, lately city editor of the London STANDARD, is contributing to the Melbourne Age a series of articles upon " Steam Locomotion." Following is his first paper on the ...

    Article : 2,366 words
  3. The Abortion Cases.

    James Dolman Spickett was charged, in the Central Police Court on Thursday, with, being an accessory after the fact, in causing abortion on the 17th. November last. ...

    Article : 656 words
  4. Breach of Promise.

    Thus the London Evening News of November 7:-In the Court of Queen's Bench yesterday, before Mr. Justice Hawkins and a common, jury, the case of Scott v. Scott came on for hearing. ...

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    The Minister of Works, Mr. F. A. Wright, is now on a tour of inspection along the great northern line. The party arrived in Tamworth yesterday. Advantage was taken of the visit by ...

    Article : 164 words
  6. Irish Land League Funds.

    The following letter appeared in the Australasian of December 6 :- Sir,-I see by the Advocate of the 15th November that the Irish National League held ...

    Article : 1,476 words
  7. Tamworth Items.

    In the Mechanics' Institute, Tamworth last night, Mr. Hamilton. Maynard gave a complimentary soiree musicale, in which he was assisted by his pupils. The hall was crowded, and the ...

    Article : 67 words
  8. Wagga Items.

    A meeting of the Wagga branch of the Public School Teachers' Union of New South Wales was held last evening. Mr. John Dart occupied the chair. The business of the evening consisted of ...

    Article : 122 words
  9. Mr. J. P. Quinn, Singleton.

    The banquet, which was given in Singleton on Wednesday night to Mr. James Patrick Qainn, was a gren success. Dr. Read presided. Dr. White presented a handsome address to Mr. Quinn. Speeches ...

    Article : 71 words
  10. Armidale Postal Service.

    The Government recently notified in the local papers that a post-office had been established on this side of Guyra, at Black Mountain. This being a convenient centre for a large number of selectors, ...

    Article : 111 words
  11. Mining News.

    Mr. J. P. Abbott, Minister of Mines, has received from Mr. W. J. Slee, a report upon the Bingera diamond fields. We make the following extracts:- The diamond deposits or drifts near Bingera have ...

    Article : 296 words
  12. Gradville Park Trust.

    A public meeting, convened by Mr. T. H. Marshall, was held in the Granville School of Arts on Wednesday night, to protest against the public park being vested in life trustees, as desired by a meeting held ...

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    The Victorian Minister of Mines has received a report from an officer of his department on the proposal to cut a track from Cobungra River to Freeburg, in the Omeo district. He has examined the ...

    Article : 145 words
  14. Shocking Tragedy.

    A most determined murder and robbery were committed on the night of October 20 by five Italians at Nogent-sur-Marne, near Paris. The murderers broke into a wine shop in the ...

    Article : 218 words
  15. An Absent-minded Genius.

    The naivete and simplicity of heart of La Fontaine were very remarkable, and many traits of his absence of mind are on record. It must indeed have been great, since it carried him to an ...

    Article : 498 words
  16. Boys' High School.

    The pupils attending the Boys' High School, Elizabeth-street, were dismissed for the holidays on Thursday. Mr. Coates explained that as this was the first time an occasion like the present had occurred, ...

    Article : 603 words
  17. A Matrimonial Lottery.

    A traveller in the United States gives a carious account of a matrimonial lottery, which was founded there with beneficial effects. "I was passing," says he, " through the State of South ...

    Article : 375 words
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