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  2. NO STRIKE. ALL MINES.

    To-morrow morning all mines in the northern coalfield, which, during the past week, have been on strike, will resume operations. ...

    Article : 298 words
  3. ANOTHER DEFEAT

    In the Legislative Council last evening, the Government suffered a defeat on the Parliamentary Electorates and Elections (Further Amendment) Bill. ...

    Article : 574 words
  4. RECORD WOOL CLIP.

    The present wool clip in Nevy South Wales is estimated by the Government Statistician at the rocord total of nearly 500,000,0001b. Already 451,000,0001b have been shorn, and, ...

    Article : 255 words
  5. ECHOES OF WAR.

    In an exclusive interview with a representative of the British United Press, M. Painleve, ex-Minister for War in France, discussing extracts published in London from Mr. ...

    Article : 150 words
  6. HANKOW NEGOTIATIONS. Another Breakdown.

    Though it had been stated that understandings were again reached by Mr. 0'Malley and Mr. Chen at Hankow, it is now announced that the agreement arrived at has not been signed. LONDON, February 15. ...

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  7. TRAGEDIES OF THE FLOODS. DEATH-ROLL INCREASED.

    Advice received by the Acting Commissioner for Police to-day is that the death-roll in the Ingham district now includes 24 persons. Among those drowned were a female aboriginal, Lucy Cassady, and two kanaka boys. Fourteen bodies have been recovered. ...

    Article : 103 words
  8. SUICIDES.

    An epidemic of suicides among young students at universities and High schools during the past eight weeks has shocked the nation. Yesterday a young college man shot himself. ...

    Article : 145 words
  9. WATERS RECEDING.

    At Tully, the rainfall since Wednesday totals 57 inches, but the flood waters are now receding. No loss of life has been reported there. ...

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  10. TWO MORE BODIES RECOVERED

    Two additional bodies were recovored to-day in the Ingham district, both being children. That of Carmilleo Russo, aged three months, was found at Heamerside, and that ...

    Article : 223 words
  11. NEW YORK LOAN.

    In the Legislative Assembly yesterday the Premier and Treasurer (Mr. Lang) secured the suspension of the Standing Orders to enable him to pass through all stages in one ...

    Article : 937 words
  12. MR. BADDELEY'S INTERVENTION.

    The Minister for Labour (Mr. Baddeley) is anxious to see a settlement of the coal dispute, particularly in view of the fact that he has arranged to take his departure from ...

    Article : 129 words
  13. DISARMAMENT.

    President Coolidge's naval disarmament proposals are now being examined by experts'at the Foreign Office, the Admiralty and Dominions Office, which is is consultation with the ...

    Article : 201 words
  14. THRILLING VOYAGE.

    Saved from becoming a total wreck and almost adding one more ship to the already long list of victims of the dreaded Barrier Reef, says a report from Cairns, the ...

    Article : 477 words
  15. RESTORING COMMUNICATION.

    From Townsville it is reported that southern railway passengers were ferried across the Burdekin at Ayn to-day, and it is expected that a train will leave Townsville for the ...

    Article : 67 words
  16. WIRELESS WARNINGS.

    According to Weather Bureau officials. the value of the wireless weather station on Willis Island, off the Queensland coast, was demonstrated last week by the fact that ...

    Article : 160 words
  17. MIGRATION.

    The Overseas Settlement Department is asking for supplementary appropriations for assisted passengers for the fiscal year ending March al as follows:—For Australia, £90,000; ...

    Article : 174 words
  18. THE COMMONS.

    In the House of Commons the Secretary of State for the Dominions (Mr. A'mery). replying to Mr. Sandon said that the desirability of developing a system of personal contact ...

    Article : 436 words
  19. DE PINEDO'S FLIGHT.

    De Pinedo has arrived at Rio de Oro, in Spanish North-west Africa, completing 2000 miles in two "hops." Feb. 15. ...

    Article : 84 words
  20. SURF TRAGEDY.

    Carried out to sea by a swift undercurrent while surfing at North Narrabeen early yesterday afternoon, Hector Hodgekiss, aged 25 years, of Isman, George-street, Gladesville, ...

    Article : 266 words
  21. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    News comes from Berlin that Marie Diaxdorf, a village servant girl, has been officially informed that her uncle, who died in Milwauee, bequeathed her £1,000.000. ...

    Article : 307 words
  22. FLOOD LOSSES.

    The Colonial Sugar Refining Company has received messages from ingham, Queensland, from the managers of their Victoria and Macknade milis, on the Herbert River, to ...

    Article : 170 words
  23. EARTHQUAKE.

    A report comes from Vienna that hundreds are dead through an earthquake, of which the centre appeared to be at Stolac, in Yugoslavia. A landslide overwhelmed 12 homes at ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 101 words
  24. WOOL CARGOES.

    Reminiscent of the days of the old clippers, when they raced across the world with wool from Australia, will be the voyages of the motor-ships Port Dunedin and Tricolor from ...

    Article : 247 words
  25. ACROSS AUSTRALIA.

    Anothor step towards the establishment of an aerlai mail service between Western Australia and the eastern States is to be taken by the Federal Minister. ...

    Article : 178 words
  26. PILLAGING.

    Through the broaching of ships' cargoes enormous' losses have been incurred by many Sydney commercial houses. It is impossible to estimate the full extent ...

    Article : 478 words
  27. MISSING YACHTSMAN.

    Following a fruitless search, there is little hope that Mr. Charles Coleman, who fell overboard from a yacht off Gawler Flats on Saturday night, is still alive. The area in which ...

    Article : 68 words
  28. CITY STREETS.

    Alderman O'Dea, who was vice-chairman of the works committee of the City Council last year, yesterday charged the aldermen of the present City Council with deliberately ...

    Article : 421 words
  29. PERSONAL.

    Mr. J. S. Murdock, Director-General of Commonwealth Works,, arrived, in Sydney from Melbourne yesterday morning. He will give evidence before the Federal public Works. ...

    Article : 375 words
  30. TRADE TREATY.

    In the House of Commons to-day a Conservative member asked for a statement regarding the present position between Britain and Russia arising from Russia's obligations under ...

    Article : 160 words
  31. ANOTHER INQUIRY.

    The Reform aldermen of the City Council intend to bring before the council the necessity of appointing a committee to investigate all the circumstances relating to the ...

    Article : 239 words
  32. NEW THEATRE.

    Plans for the construction of a palatial, theatre in Market-street, between Pitt and George streets, have been prepared. The cost is estimated at £400,000. ...

    Article : 219 words
  33. RAILWAY DISASTER.

    A head-on collision between-two trains occurred at Hull. Six coaches, containing many school children and business men, were telescoped. ...

    Article : 116 words
  34. RAILWAYS UNION.

    The Australian Railway Union, in a statement issued yesterday, complained that two union officials were refused entry to the Darling Harbour dopot, where a large number ...

    Article : 191 words
  35. SIR JOHN GOODWIN.

    Departing from the custom of most of his Predecessors, Sir John Goodwin has decided not to take his own domestic staff to Brisbane. except his wife's lonf-service maid. Sir John ...

    Article : 115 words
  36. LEAGUE OF NATIONS.

    In accordance with a resolution adopted at the December meeting of the Council of the League of Nations, a committee consisting of Cord Cecil, M.'de Brouckere. and M. ...

    Article : 79 words
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