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  2. OBITUARY. MR. H. W. CLARK.

    News was received from Rabaul yesterday of the death from heart failure of Mr. H. W. Clark. Mr. Clark, who had taken a prominent part in the early prospecting of ...

    Article : 189 words
  3. CHAMPION SCHOOLBOY SPRINTER.

    R. E. ASHBARRY, of Sydney High School, who, at the annual sports meeting yesterday, won the 100 yards senior championship in ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 49 words
  4. UNIVERSITY.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 144 words
  5. GREAT CATHEDRAL.

    If only for its size the projected Roman Catholic Cathedral at Canberra, details of which are now available, will be outstanding among the noblest churches of Clirlstendom. ...

    Article : 1,145 words
  6. REV. DR. BURGESS.

    The funeral of the Rev. Dr. John Burgess, formerly Moderator of the Presbyterian Assembly, took place yesterday at Woronora Cemetery, following a service at St. Stephen's ...

    Article : 983 words
  7. SEA CADETS ON THE FRENCH CRUISER TOURVILLE.

    EXAMINING ONE OF THE WARSHIP'S LIGHT GUNS. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 14 words
  8. WHISKY AND CIGARS.

    Upon returning to his home in Benelongcrescent, Bellevue Hill, shortly after 8 o'clock last night, Mr.D.F. Stewart was surprised to notice a number of rooms lighted. ...

    Article : 96 words
  9. REV. E. B. RILEY.

    The death occurred yesterday of the Rev. Edward Baxter Kiley, of the London Missionary Society. For many years he was stationed in New Guinea. ...

    Article : 175 words
  10. POSTAL INSTITUTE.

    The annual report of the New South Wales Postal Institute, submitted to a recent meeting, disclosed that the turnover for the year amounted to £11,726. As the organisation ...

    Article : 189 words
  11. AGE OF MARRIAGE.

    As the law now stands males may marry at 14 years of age and females at the age of 12. It is intended by the State Ministry to increase these minimum ages to 16 and 15 ...

    Article : 45 words
  12. MR. E. CONYERS.

    The death occurred at his residence, [?] Russell-street, Strathfield, of Mr. Edward Conyers, of Burwood. Mr. Conyers, who was 57 years of age, was at one time attached ...

    Article : 89 words
  13. FIREPROOF FABRICS.

    Despite the claim from London, published in the "Herald" on Tuesday, that successful secret tests have been given of a remarkable method of rendering fabrics fire-proof and ...

    Article : 235 words
  14. ROWING.

    A report has been circulated that a certain amateur sculler proposes to enter for the Diamond Sculls race at the next Henley Regatta, and that the cost of the trip to ...

    Article : 526 words
  15. BATTLE ORDERS.

    There was heavy fighting on the eastern sector of Sydney yesterday, when two rival forces came to grips. The first of the Australian troops came into contact with the ...

    Article : 341 words
  16. NEW ZEALAND FARMER.

    A New Zealand farmer, who is travelling by the Karoola to Perth, was robbed of £10 in Adelaide to-day by a confidence man, who got into conversation with him when the vessel ...

    Article : 181 words
  17. MRS. BRIDGET DUNN.

    The death occurred at Young on Sunday of Mrs. Bridget Dunn, widow of James Dunn, at the age of 83 years. Mrs. Dunn was bora and lived most of her life in the Coolamon ...

    Article : 62 words
  18. SIXTEEN STOWAWAYS

    According to a message received here tonight, the steamer Bombala, which is on her way from Sydney to Greece, is making for Geraldton to land 10 stowaways, who secreted ...

    Article : 56 words
  19. MRS. C. H. WESLEY.

    On August 26 the death occurred of Mrs. Marie Julie Wesley, wife of Dr. C. H. Wesley, at her residence, Oyama, Darling-street, Balmain, Before her long illness Mrs. Wesley was one ...

    Article : 125 words
  20. PROMINENT MEDICAL GRADUATES.

    G. E. PHILLIPS, M.Sc. G. E. Phillips, M.Sc, who has passed the final degree examination in medicine, was a director of the University Union, and ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 119 words
  21. AIR LINER CANBERRA.

    At Mascot aerodrome yesterday the air Hner Canberra, which had been overhauled and reconditioned, underwent a scries of tests. The Canberra was piloted by Captain Holden, ...

    Article : 105 words
  22. MR. A. J. SPOONER.

    The funeral took place on Thursday of Mr. Alfred John Spooner, of Lyons-road, Fivedock. Mr. Spooner was a watchmaker by trade and before setting up business in ...

    Article : 129 words
  23. PAN-PACIFIC SURGICAL CONFERENCE.

    SIR JAMES BARRETT, who has been appointed chairman of the Australasian area of the Pan-Pacific Surgical Conference. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 20 words
  24. ASSAULT AND ROBBERY.

    Leon Connor, who, on Thursday was committed for trial on a charge of having been concerned in the robbery of the Bank of Adelaide at Kensington-road, Norwood, on ...

    Article : 101 words
  25. DENOMINATIONALISM

    Asserting that denominationalism had played a real part in the history of the Christian Church, the Rev. P. Milne, a former Moderator of the Victorian Presbyterian Church, ...

    Article : 149 words
  26. MRS. R. D. MULVEY.

    The death occurred at her residence, Ramsgate, Oberon, on Monday last, of Mrs. Mulvey, wife of Dr. R.D. Mulvey. Mrs. Mulvey graduated at the Sydney University in 1913, and at ...

    Article : 128 words
  27. SKULL DISCOVERED.

    While excavating his yard at The Lawns, Ramsgate-avenue, North Bondi, Mr. Walter Weeks unearthed a skull and several smaller bones at a depth of about 5ft. The lower ...

    Article : 72 words
  28. BOTTLED BEER AND WHISKY.

    A special meeting of the Queensland United Licensed Victuallers' Association considered the new Federal tax on spirits and beer, etc., and decisions were reached whereby prices ...

    Article : 102 words
  29. BOXING. MIDDLE WEIGHT TITLE.

    In a contest for the middle-weight title of Australia at the Stadium to-night, Ted Monson, list 5½b (holder), was awarded a points decision over Billy Harms, 11st. It was a very poor contest ...

    Article : 67 words
  30. MRS. JAMES GAUL.

    The death occurred at the Hastings District Hospital recently of Mrs. Gaul, widow of James Gaul, who for many years was an alderman of the Port Macquarie municipality. Mrs. ...

    Article : 85 words
  31. DEATH OF INFANT.

    Mrs. Mary Kane, 47, of Hallam, who had been found guilty of the manslaughter of Leonard Maxwell Kirkwood, a ward of the State, aged seven months, was sentenced to ...

    Article : 85 words
  32. NEW SOLIOITORS.

    The Full Court yesterday admitted 13 new solicitors, including one University lady graduate, to practise in the Courts of the State. They were, in order of admission:— ...

    Article : 132 words
  33. INTER-UNIVERSITY DEBATE.

    In the final of the inter-university debate to-rtight Tasmania defeated Western Australia, thus holding the championship for the second time. The subject was "That Life is ...

    Article : 39 words
  34. ST. JOHN AMBULANCE.

    Several people have recently been honoured by the Venerable Order of St. John of Jerusalem for their work in connection with the St. John Ambulance Association and Brigade in ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 251 words
  35. WIN FOR JOHNNY LECKIE.

    After an even fight Johnny Leckie gained a points decision over Sammy Shack (U.S.A.) in 15 rounds last night. ...

    Article : 26 words
  36. MR. C. ANDERSON.

    Mr. Charles Anderson, of Princess-street. Burwood, one of the first men to exhibit moving pictures in Australia, died in Sydner Hospital yesterday. Mr. Anderson was 94 ...

    Article : 121 words
  37. TARONGA PARK AQUARIUM.

    At a meeting of the council of the Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales, a resolution was carried as follows:—"This council disapproves of the action of Mr. David ...

    Article : 65 words
  38. KID CHOCOLATE'S SUCCESS.

    At the Polo Grounds here to-night Kid Chocolate, 8.13, beat Al Singer. 9.2[?], on points in a 12-rounds contest, before 50,000 spectators. The gate was more than £40,000, which is a record for a fight ...

    Article : 53 words
  39. T.B. SAILORS AND SOLDIERS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 187 words
  40. PALM BEACH SURF CLUB HUT.

    The Palm Beach Surf Club's hut is to be removed from its present situation in a valuable public reserve to a more suitable site, near the centre of the beach. The Warringah ...

    Article : 49 words
  41. PREFERENCE.

    Recently the Premier, Mr. Moore, promised a deputation from the Waterside Workers' Federation that he would have an inquiry made into the allegation that persons other ...

    Article : 198 words
  42. GOLF.

    In the semi-final of the State amateur golf championship to-day, G. Stewart beat H. Godden 1 up, and J. J. O'Hara beat E. Cassidy 4 and 2. The final will be played to-morrow over 36 holes. ...

    Article : 52 words
  43. ARAB UPRISINGS AGAINST JEWS IN PALESTINE.

    British aeroplanes are being used in the suppression of riots. The picture shows portable appurtenances of an acrodrome of the type used by the R.A.F. in the area. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 34 words
  44. QUARRY EMPLOYEE.

    Joseph Douglas, an employee of the Brisbane Brick Company's quarry, Newmarket, was crushed to death by a fall of rock to-day. He was working with five others at ...

    Article : 67 words
  45. FAUNA AND FLORA.

    A deputation from the recently-formed Honorary Rangers' League waited upon the Chief Secretary (Mr. Chaffey) yesterday, and asked for some co-ordination between the ...

    Article : 114 words
  46. BRITISH WAITERS' SOCIETY.

    A new organisation, known as the British Waiters' Society, has been established is Sydney, to embrace all persons engaged in the catering trade, hotel and club employees, and ...

    Article : 102 words
  47. TAXI-DRIVERS.

    The Cessnock Municipal Council has decided to adopt the Newcastle system of issuing 'bus and taxi-cab licenses. 'Bus licenses, in future, will be issued only for that part of the ...

    Article : 142 words
  48. POLICE PROMOTIONS.

    The Executive Council has approved a number of promotions in the police force. Mr. A. Leary has been promoted to superintendent (first-class); Mr. D. Sinclair to ...

    Article : 54 words
  49. TIMBER STRIKE.

    Striking timber workers did not receive their weekly strike pay yesterday. It was announced that the absence of one of the trustees prevented the treasurer from ...

    Article : 58 words
  50. OLD LEG-IRON UNEARTHED.

    Whilst ploughing on Mr. G. M. H. Blakemore's property at Mullamuddy, about six miles from Mudgee, a leg-iron, which was in an excellent state of preservation, was ...

    Article : 78 words
  51. HENRY LAWSON SOCIETY.

    The Henry Lawson Literary Society will mark the seventh anniversary commemoration of the author by a pilgrimage to his grave in Waverley Cemetery to-morrow afternoon. ...

    Article : 88 words
  52. UNION COMPANY'S STEAMERS.

    The rearrangement of the Union S.S. Company's steamers consequent on the Maheno supplementing the Manuka in the Melbourne-New Zealand trade will mean an exchange of schedules by the Manuka ...

    Article : 91 words
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