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  2. CRICKET BONUS.

    The action of the Board of Control in granting a bonus of only £250 to the members of the 1926 Australian team which toured England, is keenly resented by a number of the ...

    Article : 715 words
  3. STATE POLITICS. Opposition Decision.

    The State Opposition has decided to refuse pairs to two Ministers who are going abroad. As a consequence, the Government may curtail the present session to enable the Ministers to ...

    Article : 524 words
  4. JOAN SMITH.

    The inquest concerning the death of Joan Smith was resumed by the Coroner (Mr. R. C. Atkinson) at the Courthouse this afternoon. At 2 o'clock the public gallery was again fairly ...

    Article : 843 words
  5. TOWN HALL.

    It seems that Alderman Mostyn as Lord Mayor is fated during the present year to have difficulty after difficulty in handling the union problems arising in the electricity department. ...

    Article : 1,014 words
  6. MR. BRUCE.

    Mr. Bruce's stay in the United States and Canada has provoked widespread interest and comment on Canberra. The opinions expressed indicate clearly that these countries ...

    Article : 405 words
  7. FACTORIES.

    Returns collected from factory occupiers at the end of 1925 by the Department of Labour, and Industry showed that at that date there were 11,836 factories in the State, ...

    Article : 463 words
  8. BEAM WIRELESS. AUSTRALIAN SYSTEM

    During a three days' test of Australia's beam wireless service the Marconi Company maintained a rate of 300 words a minute. It is, therefore, dispensing with a seveu days' ...

    Article : 376 words
  9. HANKOW. Position Calmer.

    Henkow is reported to have been calmer during the last two or three days. Anti-British Placards posted in the concession have all been removed. An officer of the British ...

    Article : 437 words
  10. CANBERRA.

    Provision is being made at Canberra to enable the people who will visit the Federal capital during the visit of the Duke and Duchess of York to view the ceremonies at ...

    Article : 429 words
  11. MUSSOLINI.

    Signor Mussolini, in a further article written for the United Press upon his work in Italy, says:— "I have told my subordinates that I must ...

    Article : 163 words
  12. THE RENOWN.

    Punctually to time H.M.S. Renown dropped anchor outside Las Palmas to-day. Salutes were exchanged between the ship and the shore. ...

    Article : 341 words
  13. MR. GEPP'S WORK.

    Following a personal visit, Mr. H. W. Gepp, chairman of the Australian Development and Migration Commission, said he was impressed with the results of the horticultural research ...

    Article : 249 words
  14. NO PAIRS.

    "So far as the Opposition is concerned," said Mr. Bavin, leader of the Opposition, yesterday, "no pairs to Ministers for the purposes of taking trips to England will be ...

    Article : 300 words
  15. CADET DINGHIES.

    Starting in a moderate sea breeze, and finishing in calm, the first of the races for the 12ft cadot dinghy championship of Australia, was held on the Derwent to-day. ...

    Article : 146 words
  16. BRITISH POLITICS.

    Mr. Baldwin returns to Downing-street to-day, after a brief holiday. Frequent meetings of the Cabinet will be held to consider bills in relation to matters on which there ...

    Article : 138 words
  17. ISLAND MURDERS.

    A police boy arrived to-night from a district, five hours from here, and reported to the warden that three carriers bolonging to the Government had been killed to-day by ...

    Article : 237 words
  18. SHIPBUILDING.

    The continued vogue of shipping fitted with internal combustion engines is revealed by Lloyd's shipbuilding returns, showing that of a total world tonnage under construction on ...

    Article : 100 words
  19. FIRE SERVICES.

    Mosman Municipal Council last evening decided to send a letter of protest to the Board of Fire Commissioners regarding the state of the fire services in the municipality. At the ...

    Article : 221 words
  20. INFLUENZA.

    The epidemic of influenza continues to be very Serious in Switzerland, though the deaths are carefly confined to children or the aged. The deaths at Geneva include an Australian ...

    Article : 134 words
  21. FACTORY TRAGEDY.

    At the inquest to-day some startling statements were made concerning the movements of Ernest Aistrope on the morning of the death of James Flanagan, at a boot factory at ...

    Article : 419 words
  22. WAR ON CANCER.

    Dr. Thomas Lumsden, who gave up a prosperous practice to undertake cancer research at the Lister Institute, announces that he has made a powerful serum capable of ...

    Article : 128 words
  23. EXTRADITION.

    The Acting Commissioner of Police (Mr. Branston) has received a cable message from Detective-sergeant Wilson, of Sydney, who recently left for Port Said to escort Harry ...

    Article : 260 words
  24. AIR LINER'S FLIGHT.

    Following the completion of the flight of the Secretary of State for Air (Sir Samuel Hoare) from London to Delhi in an Empire air liner. King George has addressed a message of ...

    Article : 88 words
  25. ANTI-LANG.

    It is expected that the members of the A.L.P. executive will decide at their meeting on Friday night whether the president. Mr. W. H. Seale, who recently lost his majority ...

    Article : 374 words
  26. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    The "Financial News," reviewing the Commonwealth Labour report, says:—The figures suggest that Australia is a country with increasing prospects. This is enhanced by the ...

    Article : 373 words
  27. NICARAGUA.

    The President (Mr. Coolidge), in a special message to Congress, explaining the Government's policy in regard to Nicaragua, where a revolt is in progress, declared that war ...

    Article : 180 words
  28. SALE OF A TITLE.

    A sensation has been caused in Italy by the announcement of five arrests, including two high functionaries, Tosco and Della Valle, attached to the Order of Chevaliers, on a ...

    Article : 63 words
  29. STATE LOANS.

    During the debate on the Appropriation Bill in the Legislative Council yesterday Sir Henry Braddon said that he had just returned from a visit to London. He believed that Western ...

    Article : 236 words
  30. COTTON-SPINNING.

    The Aberfoyle Manufacturing Company of Philadelphia (U.S.A.), which claims to be the largest cotton-spinning compnny in the world proposes to establish a factoiy in New South ...

    Article : 268 words
  31. THE SOLOMON ISLANDS.

    "Although popularly supposed that the words 'cannibal' and 'Solomon Islander' are inseparabily linked, the average Solomon Islander is more accustomed to scoop sardines from ...

    Article : 108 words
  32. POLICEMEN

    Addressing a special meeting of the South Australian Police Association to-day, Constable L. Fenwick (secretary) said that it was not a fact, as had been said, that the South ...

    Article : 158 words
  33. CAR OVERTURNED.

    At 5.30 p.m. on Monday, about two miles from Strathalbyn, in the Adelaide hills, Mr. Arthur Thomas Goodenough, 48, of Seventh-avenue, St. Peters, was killed in a motor ...

    Article : 98 words
  34. SICKNESS IN INDIA.

    The yearly toll of malaria fever in India is estimated at 1,300,000 deaths, and 100,000,000 cases of sickness, says Sir Ronald Ross, the eminent scientist who discovered at Calcutta ...

    Article : 91 words
  35. NORTH AUSTRALIA.

    There was a large and representative attendance at a civic reception last night, tendered to members of the North Australian Commission by the Darwin Town Council. ...

    Article : 46 words
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