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  2. COUNTRY NEWS.

    Reports to Colo Shire Council show that serious damage to roads and bridges was done by the recent floods. Make Creek Bridge with its span of 85ft, was only four feet ...

    Article : 140 words
  3. CHURCH UNION.

    At the Australasian Congregational Assembly the report on Church union was adopted. The Rev. J. E. James, the mover, said that ...

    Article : 200 words
  4. PUBLIC WORKS.

    The annual report of the State Public Works Department for the past financial year was issued yesterday. It showed that the expenditure amounted to £3,626,408. The ...

    Article : 491 words
  5. THE TOTALISATOR.

    The new regulations to govern the operation of the totalisator on racecourses in New South Wales came into force yesterday, the first meeting to be affected being that of the ...

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  6. 44-HOUR WEEK.

    Following the recent judgment of the Full Arbitration Court in favour of a 44-hour week in the engineering industry, with certain exceptions, and a decision that a single Judge ...

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  7. NOTED METHODIST.

    The funeral of the Rev Thomas Davies a prominent member of the Methodist ministry and chief president of the Protestant Federation of New South Wales took place yesterday ... [ILLUSTRATED]

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  8. CHILD WELFARE.

    The principal witness before the Royal Commission which continued its inquiry yesterday into the administration of the Child Welfare Department was Richard John Bede ...

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  9. WIRELESS.

    "My personal opinion is that there are probably as many listeners in New South Wales as in Victoria, but they are not all licensed. My experience is that people I would not have ...

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  10. GUNDAGAI PROPERTY SALES.

    Willow Farm, a South Gundagai river property, was sold by auction for £ 49/2/6 an acre. At the same sale forest land was sold for £11/13/ an acre, a record price for the ...

    Article : 53 words
  11. GUYRA LAND BOARD.

    In a recent case before the local land board Edward Mayled bought revolution of a reserve known as "Mayled's Reserve" at Guyra, in order that he might acquire it as ...

    Article : 96 words
  12. "SUNNY."

    "Sunny" still running its course prosperously at the Empire Theatre, now contains several now features, included for the first time last night. Among these is a new ...

    Article : 302 words
  13. DEATH OF DR. A. F. PARKER.

    The death has occurred of Dr A. F. Parker, an old resident of this district at the age of 76 years. He had not been practising for some years. He was the youngest son ...

    Article : 93 words
  14. OFFICERS OF SHOW SOCIETIES.

    Mr. A. V. Hynes has been re-elected president of the Agricultural Society. Last year was Mr. Hynes' first year in office. Mr. John Hynes, of Drake, was re-elected patron. ...

    Article : 79 words
  15. MOTOR CARS COLLIDE.

    Mr. T. Mulhearn, jun., of Eastern Dorrigo, was returning home with his wife after a honeymoon spent motoring, when his car collided head-on with a car driven by his father[?] ...

    Article : 71 words
  16. QUEENSLAND TRADE.

    There will be n marked improvement in the passenger service between Melbourne, Sydney, and Queensland ports in July, when the steamers Oxley and Olinda, each having ...

    Article : 514 words
  17. NOTICE TO QUIT.

    Miss Price, a missionary, addressing the Aborigines Inland Mission conference yesterday, declared that aborigines stationed at Yass had been given notice to quit, and that no ...

    Article : 209 words
  18. HOUSEBREAKING.

    Robert Augustas Webber, 20, and Stanley Edward Webber, 21, pleaded guilty at the Parramatta Quarter Sessions yesterday to six charges of breaking and entering and ...

    Article : 92 words
  19. GLEN INNES BACON FACTORY.

    The Glen Innes bacon factory is taking steps to establish a slaughter yard of its own. Five acres of land conveniently situated has been secured, and a ground plan is now being ...

    Article : 71 words
  20. PROHIBITION.

    The report read at last night's annual meeting of the New South Wales Prohibition Alliance stated that the concession to the liquor interests of £200,000 a year given by the ...

    Article : 502 words
  21. LATE MR. JOHN SURTEES.

    The late Mr. John Surtees, whoso death occurred at Stanwell Park last week, was well-known in the north, having been in charge of the Stannum and Guyra schools. For ...

    Article : 101 words
  22. LATE FINANCIAL.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 94 words
  23. CONGREGATIONALISTS

    The assembly of the Congregational "Union of Australia and New Zealand was continued in Adelaide to-day. The principal business concerned the ...

    Article : 146 words
  24. PRESENTATION TO DR. GOLDSMID.

    The send-off and presentation tendered to Dr. J. A. Goldsmid at the council chambers, Murwillumbah, on Saturday evening provided a unique testimony of Dr. Goldsmid's worth and ...

    Article : 83 words
  25. OBITUARY.

    Miss Elizabeth Raymond Ward, whose death occurred on Friday, in her 83rd year, was the second daughter of the late Rev. Robert Ward, Methodist minister, who ...

    Article : 267 words
  26. LATE COMMERCIAL.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 37 words
  27. CHESS.

    The adjourned game (the second of the deciding series) between Crakanthorp and Purdy was resumed at the Millions Club last night, and resulted in a draw. ...

    Article : 54 words
  28. TOWN CLERK'S ASSISTANT SENTENCED.

    At the police court, Cuthbert William Stutchbury pleaded guilty to embezzling £70 whilst assistant to the town clerk of the municipality of Wollongong. Accused was sentenced ...

    Article : 48 words
  29. LATE MINING.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 113 words
  30. FATAL PEA RIFLE ACCIDENT.

    Edward Augustus Tribolet was accidentally shot through the head, near the right temple, yesterday, and he died a few hours later. Tribolet and his younger brother, Eric, had been ...

    Article : 124 words
  31. BUTTER INDUSTRY.

    The annual conference of the Australasian Butter and Cheese Factories' Managers and Secretaries' Association was opened at the Royal Agricultural Society's grounds at ...

    Article : 264 words
  32. BACK TO WORK.

    After a two weeks' strike over the alleged wrongful dismissal of two men, the employees of the Standard Portland Cement Company at Kandos, went back to work yesterday. ...

    Article : 133 words
  33. LATE SHIPPING.

    Mueka[?]a, s, from Adelaide. ...

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  34. TELEGRAPHIC.

    PORT PIRIE.—Arr: May 22, Vestvard from Port Adelaide: May 23, Kekerangu, from Hobart; Paring, from Port Adelaide. Dep: May 21, Dilga, for Cockle's Creek. ...

    Article : 57 words
  35. MR. W. F. LLOYD.

    Mr. William Frederick Lloyd, whose death took place at his home in Pittwater last week, was a well-known resident of Manly and outlying districts for a quarter of a ...

    Article : 122 words
  36. CHARGE OF STEALING POULTRY.

    Charges of stealing poultry, eggs, and poultry feed from a poultry farm at Minmi, the property of Mr. John Brown, the well-known colliery proprietor, were heard at West ...

    Article : 186 words
  37. INDEX.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 130 words
  38. CRIMINAL CAREER.

    Possessor of five aliases, Leslie Henry Walker had been convicted on 23 separate occasions for false pretences, twice for imposition, various charges of child desertion, ...

    Article : 487 words
  39. CITY RAILWAY.

    No work was done yesterday in the Wynyard-square-Town Hall section of the City Railway. The men stated that the state of the air ...

    Article : 93 words
  40. MR. T. P. BROSNAN.

    The death occurred suddenly last night of Mr. Timothy Patrick Brosnan, manager of Usher's Hotel Mr. Brosnan had been in indifferent health for some time but no anxiety ...

    Article : 165 words
  41. WORKS DESTROYED.

    The premises of the Sydney Block and Shine Company, at Dunning-avenue, Waterloo, comprising workshops and offices, together with their contents, were destroyed by fire ...

    Article : 202 words
  42. ADVERTISEMENTS.

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  43. NEW CHURCH OF ENCLAND GRAMMAR SCHOOL.

    The final financial result of the fete held on April 30, on behalf of the new Church of England School building fund was £290/14/6 clear of debt. Of this £252 was obtained from ...

    Article : 55 words
  44. STRANDED RIVERINA.

    It has been decided by Huddart, Parker, Ltd., to sell the stranded steamer Riverina. The cargo on the vessel, and that landed on the beach, is to be offered for sale also. No ...

    Article : 83 words
  45. VESSELS COLLIDE.

    As the new motor ship Unicol, after her arrival from New York was berthing in the Victoria Dock this afternoon, a strong westerly squall caught her side on and carried ...

    Article : 162 words
  46. INVERELL HOSPITAL.

    After months of consideration as to whether it would undertake the building of a new hospital at a cost of £40,000, or repair the old one at an expenditure of £800, the ...

    Article : 75 words
  47. MR. JAMES WARDEN.

    The death occurred at a late hour last night of Mr. James Warden, who for 45 years was a member of the staff of the Commercial Banking Company of Sydney, from the service ...

    Article : 108 words
  48. GAR STOLEN AND BURNT.

    A blaze on a vacant allotment in Bay-street, Botany, about 10.30 o'clock on Saturday night, led to the summoning of the Botany Pire Brigade. A motor car was found on ...

    Article : 74 words
  49. PETROL PUMPS.

    At last evening's meeting of the Lane Cove Municipal Council, the Mayor (Alderman Dunn) reported that he had attended a conference of representatives of suburban ...

    Article : 179 words
  50. COOLAMON EISTEDDFOD.

    The second annual Coolamon Eisteddfor, held on May 17, 18, 19, was a great success, the adjudicator being Mr. H. W. Williams, of Swansea, Newcastle. Cho[?] societies and ...

    Article : 109 words
  51. SHUNTING ACCIDENTS.

    Two railway employees, a guard and a shunter, were injured while at work yesterday morning. George Wilson, guard, aged 38 years, of ...

    Article : 156 words
  52. CONSERVATORIUM CONCERT.

    The concert given at the Conservatorium on Friday night by Miss Edna Burke (planist) and Miss Blodwen Hill (violinist) proved exceedingly interesting, both of these ...

    Article : 144 words
  53. WAREHOUSE ENTERED.

    The steel shutter of the warehouse of Elliott Bros., wholesale and manufacturing chemists, in Bligh-street, was found to be open shortly after midnight last night. ...

    Article : 143 words
  54. TO-DAY.

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  55. ATTEMPTED ROBBERY.

    About 3 o'clock yesterday morning W. J. Turner, a nightwatchman, discovered the front door of the premises of Charles E. Skinner, wooodworker, of 121 Day-street, city, open. ...

    Article : 107 words
  56. DEATH OF MR. J. GEGGIE.

    Mr. John Geggie, who was the oldest [?] dent of Lawson, died yesterday at the ago of 76 years. At the inception of local government he was appointed a member of the ...

    Article : 103 words
  57. THE HEIFETZ SEASON.

    Jascha Helfetz will give his fifth recital at the Town Hall to-night, when the programme will include the Grieg Sonata in C minor, the Glazounoff Concerto in A minor, ...

    Article : 38 words
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