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  2. WATER BOARD.

    The published statement that the Potts Hill pressure tunnel had been a colossal blunder, involving £1,000,000, was controverted by Mr. T. B. Cooper, president of the Water ...

    Article : 355 words
  3. BRIBE INQUIRY.

    Mr. Jarvie, M.L.A., was further cross-examined by Mr. Windeyer, K.C. (for Fitzgibbon), yesterday, when the inquiry by Mr. Justice Davidson as a Royal Commission into ...

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  4. COUNTRY NEWS.

    Mrs. Cornell died in Melbourne on Sunday, and her remains were brought to Urana for interment. She was 73 years old and a pioneer of the Urana district. She was the ...

    Article : 100 words
  5. MOTOR COMPETITION.

    At a largely-attended meeting of Albury railway employees last night strong exception was taken to the severe competition of motor services with the railways. The meeting ...

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  6. TRAFFIC CONTROL.

    Superintendent Charles Turbet, who has been in charge of the Traffic Branch of the Police Department for the past five years, has retired, owing to ill-health. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 152 words
  7. UNEMPLOYED.

    The Church, the Press, the Government, and the capitalistic system were vehemently abused last night during a public meeting, which had been convened, at the Town Hall ...

    Article : 491 words
  8. PRESBYTERIANS.

    The possibility of paying a visit to the mission field in India during his term of office was indicated yesterday by the Rev. G. R. S. Reid, Moderator of the General Assembly ...

    Article : 683 words
  9. MURDER CHARGE.

    At the Surat Police Court, Edward Michael McNamee was charged that in April last he wilfully murdered a man known as Jack Green near Surat. Detective-Sergeant ...

    Article : 443 words
  10. ILLEGALLY USING A CAR.

    John Thorpe, 20, Edward Victor Carter, 20, and Frederick London, 19, were each fined £2, and ordered to pay 13/4 each as compensation, on a charge of illegally using a motor car, the ...

    Article : 112 words
  11. NORTH COAST HIGHWAY.

    An Important public meeting took place to discuss the appointment of a deputation to wait on the Main Roads Board with a view to having the North Coast Highway diverted ...

    Article : 163 words
  12. MISS ISABEL BLANCHE.

    Miss Isabel Blanche, who has this year won the French Government Scholarship, received her early education at the Church of England Grammar Schools at Goulburn and ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 206 words
  13. STEALING A CHEQUE.

    John Harper Morton, a clerk, was convicted at the Goulburn Police Court yesterday morning on a charge of having stolen a cheque for £80, the property of his employers, D. ...

    Article : 93 words
  14. PARRAMATTA.

    An examination of the official records was made at yesterday's sitting of the Royal Commission, which is inquiring into alleged irregularities at the Parramatta by-election, ...

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  15. MOTOR ACCIDENTS.

    Late last night, on the main Melbourne to Wodonga road, near Albury, a large motor lorry loaded with explosives for the Hawkeview Arsenal, overturned and caught fire. The ...

    Article : 67 words
  16. GOSPEL OF WORK.

    Sir Thomas Henley, M.L.A., addressed members of the Presbyterian General Assembly in St. Stephen's Church last evening on "The Problem of Unemployment." The ...

    Article : 342 words
  17. DEATH OF MR. JOSEPH SEALES.

    The death has occurred of Mr. Joseph Seales, of Breadalbane, known as the district's "grand old man." Mr. Seales was 77 years of age. He had been a church warden of the ...

    Article : 87 words
  18. MAN AND BOY INJURED.

    Charles Geary, aged 60, who resides at 10 Mary-street, Kew, Victoria, was knocked down by a motor lorry in Pitt-street, near Bond-street, last evening, and suffered a ...

    Article : 97 words
  19. TATTERSALL'S CLUB.

    Mr. A. C. Ingham, principal of the firm of A. C. Ingham and Co., Ltd., timber merchants, is the chairman of Tattersall's Club for the next term, the ballot announced last night ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 152 words
  20. DEATH OF MR. M. J. MURPHY.

    Mr. Michael John Murphy, of Bulyeroi, one of the oldest and best known residents of the north-west, died suddenly on Saturday evening. Born at Bendigo 73 years ago, he ...

    Article : 94 words
  21. BOY KILLED.

    Richard Wood, aged 12 years, of Victoria-street, King's Cross, received frightful injuries last night when he was run over by a motor car. He died shortly afterwards. ...

    Article : 102 words
  22. NEW COAL MINE.

    A report from Oaklands states that coal of first-class quality is being mined near the township, about two miles from the Coorabin field, upon which considerable capital was ...

    Article : 110 words
  23. PROHIBITION.

    The General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church of New South Wales yesterday considered the report of the committee on Church life and work, in which special reference was ...

    Article : 334 words
  24. SHOPS ROBBED.

    Thieves perpetrated a daring robbery at Newtown last night, when they broke into a tailor's shop in the main thoroughfare and almost cleared it of its contents. ...

    Article : 180 words
  25. CUDGEGONG SHIRE VALUATIONS.

    At a meeting of Cudgegong Shire Council the clerk (Mr. C. G. James) reported that the appeals to date in A and B ridings had left the finances of the council in a very ...

    Article : 146 words
  26. INTERCESSORY SERVICES.

    The sixth anniversary of the United Intercessory services, instituted during the healing mission in 1923, was commemorated yesterday. There was a crowded gathering of ...

    Article : 180 words
  27. SUNDAY SCHOOL.

    At the North Sydney Court, before Mr. Laidlaw, S.M., an appeal was made on behalf of the Church of England Property Trust, Diocese of Sydney, against an assessment of ...

    Article : 170 words
  28. ENGINEER'S CHALLENGE TO COUNCIL.

    At a meeting of the Katoomba Council the engineer (Mr. C. Crowley), reporting on a proposal to do road work in Cascade-street, said that if a contractor could be found to ...

    Article : 102 words
  29. INDEX.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 194 words
  30. LEGAL PROFESSION.

    "There can be no doubting the service a lawyer gives to the community," said Professor Peden in responding to the toast of "The Law School" at the annual dinner of the ...

    Article : 268 words
  31. WIRELESS BEACONS.

    At the conference of the Chambers of Commerce to-day Mr. J. M. Paxton (Sydney) moved: "That the Commonwealth be asked to erect a light on Point Lookout, near ...

    Article : 88 words
  32. COUNTRY WOMEN'S HOSPITAL.

    A new hospital, built and conducted by the Country Women's Association at Carinda, was opened to-day, about 300 people attending. The opening of the building was attended by ...

    Article : 518 words
  33. LEAGUE OF NATIONS.

    That it was the province of the churches to accomplish even more than they were doing to assist the League of Nations in the fulfilment of its ideals, and to arouse a wider ...

    Article : 320 words
  34. EX-CONSULAR OFFICER.

    Mr. Henry Fulford, who was a leading memmer of the British Consular Corps in China from 1880 to 1917, was found dead to-day at his home in Walsh-street, South Yarra. His ...

    Article : 107 words
  35. MADRIGAL SOCIETY.

    The two most attractive part-songs on the Sydney Madrigal Society's programme last night were "The Lee Shore," by Coleridge-Taylor, and "My Love Dwelt in a Northern ...

    Article : 352 words
  36. ADVERTISEMENTS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 214 words
  37. ST. ANDREW'S.

    An instructive address upon the history and structure of St. Andrew's Cathedral, illustrated by lantern slides, was delivered by the senior warden, Mr. Walter E. Gates, in the ...

    Article : 202 words
  38. TOC H.

    For the first time yesterday members of Toc H. begnn a chain of light. Every Toc H. meeting begins with the ceremony of light. In the dim glow of a lamp ...

    Article : 166 words
  39. GRANULATION.

    Addressing the Mungindi Parents and Citizens' Association at the last monthly meeting Dr. Madden, of the Education Department, stated that the medical profession had placed ...

    Article : 102 words
  40. APPEAL TO EMPLOYERS.

    Mr. C. W. Campbell, president of the Queensland Employers' Federation, has issued an appeal to the employers of Queensland for each to find employment for at least one ...

    Article : 115 words
  41. TO-DAY.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 182 words
  42. FIRE IN A CHURCH.

    An attempt to burn the Presbyterian Church at Cambridge was frustrated by the caretaker, who discovered smoke issuing from a window. Bursting open a side door, which ...

    Article : 70 words
  43. EMPIRE DAY DINNER.

    The annual Empire Day dinner will be held at the Hotel Australia on May 24. The Governor-General (Lord Stonehaven) and Lady Stonehaven, and the Governor (Sir ...

    Article : 65 words
  44. BUS CATCHES FIRE.

    Owing to the engine back-firing, the petrol tank of an omnibus, which was travelling from Drummoyne to the city yesterday, burst into flames when the vehicle was crossing ...

    Article : 114 words
  45. APPEAL AGAINST SUSPENSION.

    An appeal has been lodged by Mr. W. C. P. Harvey, custodian of expropriated properties in New Guinea, against his suspension, and the penalty imposed upon him by the ...

    Article : 72 words
  46. A.I.F. REUNION DINNER.

    The State secretary of the Returned Soldiers' League (Mr. W. J. Stagg) said yesterday that for the A.I F. reunion dinner on August 8 he had been already asked to reserve 1000 ...

    Article : 66 words
  47. CURL CURL SHELTER.

    The proposed rest home to be built at Curl Curl by the Government is intended as a holiday home for children from country districts and [?] children from the poorer ...

    Article : 70 words
  48. LECTURES TO TEACHERS AND PARENTS.

    The Minister for Education (Mr. Drummond) has given permission for the use of school buildings for lantern lectures to parents and teachers on the subject of sex hygiene ...

    Article : 50 words
  49. ROYAL EMPIRE SOCIETY.

    Mr. W M. Marks, M.P., will deliver a lecture at the Royal Empire Society, Bligh-street, on Tuesday evening next on "The World's Film Industry." The lecture will be illustrated by ...

    Article : 53 words
  50. KING ALPHONSO'S BIRTHDAY.

    To-morrow, being the birthday of King Alphonso of Spain, the national flag will be [?]own at the Spanish Cousulate, Martinplace. ...

    Article : 24 words
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