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  2. A BRIDGE SITE.

    Allegations and denials of graft, hints about political wire-pulling, and heated interchanges between an official of the Main Roads Board and several aldermen were some of the ...

    Article : 653 words
  3. COUNTRY NEWS. AFTER HOURS.

    Patrick Dolley, Alfred Barnes, and John McDonald were each fined 10/, with 8/ costs, for being in the Southern Railway Hotel after hours. The defence of Dolley and ...

    Article : 78 words
  4. "A GREAT TRAGEDY."

    "I look upon the decision of the House last night on Mr. Hughes' amendment as the great tragedy of recent years in the economic life of Australia," said Mr. Gregory, one of the ...

    Article : 184 words
  5. MATERNAL WELFARE.

    When speaking last night to thousands of listeners throughout the Commonwealth from station 2FC, Sydney, Dame Janet Campbell read the letter which Queen Mary graciously ...

    Article : 386 words
  6. NEW ARCHBISHOP OF MELBOURNE.

    CANON F. W. HEAD, of Liverpool, who has accepted an invitation to fill the vacancy created by the death of Dr. Harrington Lees. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

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  7. EFFECTS OF GALE. Shipping at Standstill.

    The south-easterly gales brought shipping almost to a standstill yesterday. Early last night the wind was abating, and late at night conditions were normal. High seas, however, ...

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  8. SECRET OVERTURES.

    A move has been made to form a new political party led by Mr. W. M. Hughes M.P., and composed of the dissatisfied elements in the present Labour and anti-Labour ...

    Article : 528 words
  9. RETIRING COMMISSIONER.

    MR. JAMES FRASER. yesterday announced his intention to retire. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

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  10. MR. WEAVER.

    The Minister for Mines (Mr. Weaver) was approached by a number of influential Nationalists yesterday, and urged to contest the North Sydney seat in opposition to Mr. [?] ...

    Article : 78 words
  11. CASE COLLAPSES.

    At the Goulburn Police Court three milk vendors, John Joseph Mullins, Thomas Herbert Mullins, and William Mullins, were charged with having a milk measure which ...

    Article : 158 words
  12. "COURAGEOUS STAND."

    The Federal Treasurer, Dr. Page, has received the following telegram from Mr. A. J. Pollack, M.L.A., secretary of the New South Wales Parliamentary Country party: "While ...

    Article : 61 words
  13. ORANGE NATIONALISTS.

    At a meeting of delegates representing branches of the Nationalist Association in various centres of the old Orange State electorate, and at which Mr. J. C. L. ...

    Article : 96 words
  14. AMUSEMENT LEVY.

    With the defeat of the Federal Government the theatre-owners who have been conducting a campaign throughout Australia in opposition to the proposed amusement levy have ...

    Article : 584 words
  15. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    One of the biggest landslides on the Norfolk coast in recent times occurred at Mundsley Portion of the cliff estimated at 40,000 tons, fell without warning into the sea. A ...

    Article : 244 words
  16. ACTIVITY IN QUEENSLAND.

    The chairman of the Central Council of the Country-National party (Mr. A. McGill) stated to-day that Mr. Robert Staines, who had opposed Mr. Forde in Capricornia at the ...

    Article : 253 words
  17. CAR HITS ELECTRIC LIGHT POLE.

    Yesterday afternoon a motor car skidded on Prince's Highway, near Corrimal, and hit an electric light pole. The driver, Ernest Pincombe, of Loftus-street, Wollongong, was ...

    Article : 73 words
  18. INJURED IN COLLISION.

    William Young, a Chinese herbalist and market gardener, was driving a motor lorry in Fitzroy-street, Grafton, yesterday afternoon, when the lorry and a horse-drawn furniture ...

    Article : 148 words
  19. MR. A. W. ATTWOOD.

    Mr. Arthur William Attwood, who was well known in the commercial life of Sydney, died suddenly at his residence. The Crescent, Pennant Hills, on Tuesday night. He was ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 248 words
  20. UNION SECRETARIES' DECISION.

    A special meeting of trade union secretaries was held in the Trades Hall yesterday The meeting unanimously adopted proposals submitted by the organising secretary of the ...

    Article : 75 words
  21. DEATH DUTIES.

    The will of Mr. Bernhardt Baron, the tobacco manufacturer, famed for his philanthropy, has now been sworn for probate as of a gross value of £4,944,220. The death duties ...

    Article : 99 words
  22. ARBITRATION.

    "The whole of the activities of the A.W.[?] during the present crisis have been directed to the retention of the present arbitration system for the workers of Australia." said the ...

    Article : 107 words
  23. ALBURY ELECTORATE.

    Mr. John Ross, M.L.A. for Albury, who returned to Albury to-day after having spent two months in Hongkong, China, and other Eastern parts, stated that the proposed new ...

    Article : 117 words
  24. MR. MARKS'S VOTE.

    It was officially stated last night that a meeting of the Wentworth Electoral Conference of the Nationalist Association will be held next week to consider the action of Mr. ...

    Article : 104 words
  25. ACCIDENTS END FATALLY.

    Two persons who had been injured in accidents died yesterday. Ivan Calbert, 34, of Donovon-street, Wentworthville, who was injured in ...

    Article : 103 words
  26. LAWN TENNIS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 121 words
  27. DEATH FOLLOWS FALL.

    Isidore Peters, 61, fell from a staging six feet from the ground, when whitewashing the wall of the Family Hotel, injuring himself internally. He was taken to the hospital, where ...

    Article : 58 words
  28. PEOPLES' PARTY.

    The president of the Australian Peoples' Party (Mr. Norman H. Whitfield) stated yesterday that his organisation would immediately prepare to fight a Federal election. ...

    Article : 96 words
  29. DEATH BY SUICIDE.

    A verdict of suicide was returned by the Coroner at an inquest concerning the death of Isaac John Sullivan, 37, farmer, of Amaroo. It was stated that Sullivan's body was ...

    Article : 61 words
  30. DRAINAGE WORK.

    Engineers of the Water Board were criticised by members at yesterday's meeting on the submission of estimates for new works. The discussion was evoked by a ...

    Article : 468 words
  31. WORK ON THE BRIDGE.

    Mr. C. Tannock, secretary of the Iron-workers' Assistants' Union, stated yesterday that about 120 men employed on the Sydney Harbour Bridge at Dawes Point would lose ...

    Article : 98 words
  32. ALLEGED WOUNDING.

    Yesterday the police magistrate, Mr. Sheridan, of Hay, journeyed to Hillston to hear a charge against Laurence Angelo Cronin of wounding John William Baker with intent to ...

    Article : 354 words
  33. "SHOOTING" THE BAR.

    The correspondent of the "Herald" at Newcastle telegraphed yesterday that Captain J. H. Hunter, commodore of the North Coast S.N. Company, and master of the steamer ...

    Article : 220 words
  34. LABOUR VIEWS.

    In Melbourne Labour circles to-day, opinions were divided concerning the wisdom of the Federal Parliamentary Labour party supporting an immediate election. The view ...

    Article : 341 words
  35. "THROWING MUD."

    In the course of his summing up in a libel action tried before him yesterday, the Acting Chief Justice (Mr. Justice Ferguson) alluded to the conduct of a case in the Petty Debts ...

    Article : 389 words
  36. POLICE FOR PALESTINE.

    A hundred young men, who have been recruited in London for police service in Palestine, will leave to-morrow morning to take up their duties. They are going out to augment ...

    Article : 73 words
  37. MAIL TRAINS LATE.

    Trains were delayed for hours on the northern line yesterday morning by a stock train becoming derailed near Kankool about 3 a.m. ...

    Article : 154 words
  38. INDEX.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 192 words
  39. SECONDARY INDUSTRIES.

    The Minister for Mines, in opening the congress of the Chamber of Industries, pointed out that the output of secondary industries had increased from £17,000,000 in 1911 to ...

    Article : 141 words
  40. GALE PASSING.

    Data received at the Sydney Weather Bureau last night indicated that the gale was abating, but that more rain should fall to-day in coastal districts, particularly in ...

    Article : 164 words
  41. UPROAR.

    Uproar occurred in the Assembly to-night, unparalleled in the history of the Queensland Parliament. Pandemonium reigned for half an hour, the Opposition defying the Speaker. ...

    Article : 280 words
  42. Advertising

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    Advertising : 199 words
  43. ST. LEGER STAKES.

    The St. Leger Stakes of £4000 (lm 6f 132yds) run to-day resulted:£ Mr. W Barnett's b c Trigo, by Blandford —Athas[?].............. 1 ...

    Article : 64 words
  44. BRITISH PRESS COMMENT.

    The defeat of the Commonwealth Government is given prominence in the Press which followed the crisis closely in view of the issue raised ...

    Article : 361 words
  45. SALARY INCREASE.

    The Water Board, sitting in private, yesterday unanimously increased the salary of Mr. Haskins, chief engineer from £1750 to £1900 per annum. ...

    Article : 264 words
  46. CHILD ENDOWMENT.

    At a meeting of the Clarence River sugar executive a letter was read from the Richmond River Canegrowers' Association asking for co-operation in the movement to have ...

    Article : 170 words
  47. ANGLICAN SYNOD.

    The Anglican Synod decided that the offices of church councillors should b reserved for men, the same to apply to cathedral councillors and church wardens. ...

    Article : 84 words
  48. MAN SHOT.

    Alan Kelly, 22, a [?]her of Piallamore, a few miles from Tamworth was shot while walking along the Tamworth-P[?]more-road to his home on ...

    Article : 114 words
  49. ODDFELLOWS' MEETING.

    At the annual meeting of the National independent Order of Oddfellows held in Daking House, Pitt-street, last night, it was announced that during the year 604 new ...

    Article : 109 words
  50. TO-DAY.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 155 words
  51. ELECTION IN FIJI.

    The result of the election for the Legislative Council southern division was:—Scott 471 Barker 438 Marks 313. Informal 14. (A message received by Amalgamated ...

    Article : 43 words
  52. RESUMPTION.

    The City Commissioners yesterday approved payment of £22,600 being made to Dr Gibson and Dr Wiley for premises at No 203 Macquarie-street, which were resumed for the ...

    Article : 99 words
  53. LAND FOR SETTLEMENT.

    The Minister for Lands (Mr Ball) who is visiting the Albury Show stated that a very heavy legacy of debt had [?] incurred in the purchase of estates for ...

    Article : 125 words
  54. PLANE SAVES EXPENSES.

    On Friday morning G W Halcombe S.M. will leave by aeroplane for Kingscote Kangaroo Island where he will preside at a court on his arrival Counsel engaged in the ...

    Article : 70 words
  55. SUNDAY SPORT.

    The Gulgong Town Council has been advised by the solicitor to the Local Government Association that undet section 63 of the Police Offences Act any game played in a ...

    Article : 53 words
  56. LONG AMBULANCE TEIP.

    Thomas Shaw, a farmer, was brought to Newcastle suffering from a fractured skull caused by a horse kicking him. The ambulance travelled 192 miles. ...

    Article : 32 words
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