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  2. COUNTRY NEWS. CAR CRASHES THROUGH FENCE.

    A motor car driven by Mrs. Doris Chavelle, of Potts Point, Sydney, got out of control descending George-street. It ran over the foot-path and crashed through a fence into the ...

    Article : 86 words
  3. CONSTABLE CHARGED.

    Ernest Michael Simonsen, aged 25 years police constable, who was arrested on Friday and charged with having stolen £171/7/3 the property of Union Theatres, Ltd., appeared ...

    Article : 208 words
  4. SIX MEN ARRESTED

    Prompt action by Constable Archer, of Katoomba, was responsible for the arrest at revolver point yesterday morning of six men. ...

    Article : 209 words
  5. GANG ASSAULT

    Ah Chu, 56, a Chinese gardener, was admitted to the Royal South Sydney Hospital on Saturday night, after having been severely assaulted by three men in Alexandria. His ...

    Article : 218 words
  6. EXTRA-TERRITORIALITY. Abolished by China.

    The Nanking Government's promised official mandate concerning abolition of extra-territoriality has been released through the official news agency, bearing the stamp of the ...

    Article : 438 words
  7. YACHTING AT THE PITTWATER REGATTA.

    Oil the run to Wood's Point in the Pittwater Regatta Cup. Left to right: Vanessa (9), Norn (7), the winner, and Bona (19). ... [ILLUSTRATED]

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  8. SHOOTING ACCIDENT.

    While on a rabbit-shooting expedition at Montavella, Ernest Engleson, 41 years, a visitor from Sydney, was examining a pearifle. The weapon exploded, and the bullet entered ...

    Article : 41 words
  9. ACCIDENTS AT TAMWORTH.

    J. Hennessy of Tamworth fell from a bicycle and struck the side of a car, injuring his back.—Albert King, Tamworth, horse trainer, fell when getting off a motor lorry near ...

    Article : 176 words
  10. LATE WILLIAM OAKLEY.

    Dozens of former playmates paid their last respects on Saturday to William Oakley, 16, of Rosser-street, Balmain, who died as the result of wounds inflicted by a shark when he ...

    Article : 257 words
  11. SENSATIONAL FALL.

    A lady racing motor cyclist, Miss Fay Taylour, who arrived in Sydney only on Saturday from England, had a sensational fall while competing in a handicap race at the ...

    Article : 292 words
  12. HOSPITAL FOR LIVERPOOL.

    Acting upon the advice of the chairman of the Hospitals' Commission (Mr. R. J. Love), the committee of the proposed Liverpool Hospital has abandoned the idea of having a ...

    Article : 110 words
  13. THE RAILWAYS.

    A programme of suggested improvements to the railway and tramway services for immediate and vigorous investigation and experiment was outlined by the Chief ...

    Article : 459 words
  14. HUGE SHARKS.

    Several thousand people yesterday watched the efforts of about 50 men to land a vicious tiger shark, more than 13ft long, at Taronga Park. It had been caught by Mr. C. ...

    Article : 348 words
  15. MOTOR ACCIDENTS.

    James Lye, 32, motor mechanic, of Margaret-street, Petersham, was so severely injured when a motor cycle combination which he was riding skidded in Carrington-road, ...

    Article : 342 words
  16. DEATH OF MR. F. LUGSDEN.

    Mr. Frame Lugsden, one of the best-known farmers in the Wagga-Uranquinty district, is dead, at the age of 80 years. Mr. Lugsden arrived in Australia as a child, and later ...

    Article : 69 words
  17. BOY INJURED AT PLAY.

    While Ronald Howarth was skylarking with a brother at his parent's home in North Wagga one of the boys raced through the house, slamming a door as he passed through. ...

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  18. MR. HODGSON TO RETIRE.

    Mr. C. A. Hodgson, metropolitan area commissioner since 1925, is to retire from the railway service early in the New Year. After graduating at Cambridge, Mr. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 143 words
  19. BATHING FATALITY.

    On Christmas Day Mervyn James Howard, 17 years of age, came from Glen Innes with his brothers on a visit to their mother, and during the morning they decided to bathe in ...

    Article : 102 words
  20. PROHIBITION.

    Drastic changes in the methods adopted for the enforcement of prohibition appear probable as the result of recent discussions in which prominent senators have covertly ...

    Article : 190 words
  21. TAXI-CAB MYSTERY.

    The Water Police and officers from the Clarence-street Police Station were busy on Saturday probing the mystery of a taxi-cab, which was found abandoned on Pyrmont ...

    Article : 178 words
  22. CHRISTMAS RAILWAY TRAFFIC.

    Notwithstanding the industrial trouble, railway traffic from West Maitland station at Christmas showed a big increase over the holidays in 1928. On Christmas Eve the ...

    Article : 59 words
  23. LATE MR. F. G. WEAVER.

    The death is announced of Mr Frederick George Weaver formerly senior partner of the Arm of Weaver and Perry, Ltd., stock and station agents of Sydney, Muswellbrook, and ... [ILLUSTRATED]

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  24. DRIVER AND FIREMAN INJURED.

    William Mulvovey, of Mayfield, an engina-driver employed on the Government Railway, was severely burned on the right arm, both legs and face, while on an engine yesterday. ...

    Article : 532 words
  25. MOTORISTS ON TOUR.

    Members of the Melbourne Oakland-Pontiac Club who are engaged in an interstate tour arrived at Sydney on Saturday afternoon. About 110 persons made the journey in 30 ...

    Article : 340 words
  26. MURDEROUS ASSAULT.

    A prisoner saved Constable Malone from more serious injury when he was attacked and wounded by a man with a razor in a taxicab in the city on Saturday night. Malone ...

    Article : 173 words
  27. COMMUNISTS.

    The annual conference of the Communist party, which was commenced in Sydney at the week-end, decided to nominate candidates for the next State elections in opposition to ...

    Article : 174 words
  28. REPARATIONS.

    The Treasury Department has announced that an agreement has been reached between the united States and Germany for settlement of all reparations' claims arising out of ...

    Article : 100 words
  29. MENTAL HOSPITALS.

    The Inspector-General of Mental Hospitals has forwarded a report to the Minister for Health (Dr. Arthur), in which the work of those institutions during the twelve months ...

    Article : 225 words
  30. HEAVY RAIN IN CANBERRA.

    Heavy rain fell in Canberra during the past three days and nearly three inches have been recorded since Thursday morning. The rain followed a period of sulty heat. The ...

    Article : 94 words
  31. MADAME FRANCES ALDA.

    Prances Alda has announced her retirement from the operatic stage after 21 years affiliation with the Metropolitan Opera Company of New York. The staff, directors, and singers ...

    Article : 110 words
  32. LIVELY TIMES

    There was a busy scene at police headquarters on Saturday when Constable Brooks climbed to the roof of the building, and triumphantly faced a swarm of enemies. It ...

    Article : 89 words
  33. PITCAIRN ISLAND VISITED.

    The Commonwealth and Dominion steamer Port Pirie, which reached Sydney on Saturday from New York, reported having called at Pitcairn Island in mid-Pacific in response to a ...

    Article : 73 words
  34. FRANCE'S DEFENCES. LARGE SUMS VOTED.

    The French Chamber of Deputies voted large sums for naval and land defences, the former to conform to a fixed programme under which the whole navy will be re[?]uvenated ...

    Article : 203 words
  35. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    The King has sent a personal telegram to President Irigoyen, of the Argentine Republic, warmly congratulating him on his escape from the attempt made on his life ...

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  36. N.Z. CHESS CONGRESS.

    The Chess Congress was continued to-day. At the end of the fourth round Erskine and Gunderson are equal in third place, and Purdy is fifth. ...

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  37. INDEX. NEWS.

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  38. BLACKTOWN SHIRE.

    The Department of Public Health has informed the Blacktown Shire Council that the immediate appointment of a health officer in the shire is essential. ...

    Article : 87 words
  39. AT CRONULLA SURF CARNIVAL.

    The pillow fights were perhaps more amusing for the onlookers than for the contestants. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

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  40. SCOUT DROWNED.

    A drowning accident occurred in the Nepean River on Saturday evening. A party of 12 boy scouts, who were in camp on the banks of the river at Castlereagh, near ...

    Article : 161 words
  41. SERIOUS FIRE.

    A fire broke out in the furniture factory of O. K. Elliott's, Ltd., The Crescent, Annandale, at 4.15 this morning. When the fire brigades arrived the flames ...

    Article : 46 words
  42. TOORADIN COLLISION.

    That the crew of the goods train was responsible for the railway accident at Tooradin was the finding of the special inquiry board which inquired into the mishap. ...

    Article : 93 words
  43. LIGHT MONOPLANE.

    A light aeroplane, which promises to be a great success, is at present under construction by Mr. Bert Hinkler. It is a small monoplane, driven by two 40-h.p. Salmson engines ...

    Article : 254 words
  44. TO-DAY.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 199 words
  45. ADVERTISEMENTS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 222 words
  46. FOUR GIRLS SAVED.

    Four young girls who were bathing in George's River, near the Liverpool railway station, had a narrow escape from drowning yesterday afternoon. They were:—Thelma ...

    Article : 144 words
  47. ASSAULT BY TWO MEN.

    William Spears, 51, of Botany-road, Alexandria, was savagely assaulted by two men at the corner of James and George streets, Redfern, last night. ...

    Article : 106 words
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