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  2. OBITUARY.

    The funeral of Mr. Daniel Charles Collins, a well-known pony trainer, of Anzacparade, Kensington, took place yesterday afternoon. The remains were interred in ...

    Article : 147 words
  3. MINING.

    The mining share turnover expanded yesterday, a larger number of concerns entering the business transacted, and the market had an appearance of activity. Barriers ...

    Article : 679 words
  4. MONETARY AND COMMERCIAL.

    In the course of an active flow of business, the investment market recorded an additional upward swing yesterday. All departments came under a buoyant lnfluoncc. After ...

    Article : 736 words
  5. FINANCIAL.

    It is not likely that other hanks will reduce their rates of interest on advances, for the reason that their standard rate, 6½ per cent., is the snme as that to which the ...

    Article : 196 words
  6. NEW CROP PROSPECTS.

    Reports from the United States show that the condition of the winter wheat is very irregular, and that the average condition and yield of the crop is even more difficult to ...

    Article : 354 words
  7. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 230 words
  8. BANK CLEARINGS.

    Clearings of the Sydney banks for the week ended July 6 totalled £22,791,889, compared with £16,515,962 for the previous week, and £18,985,652 for the corresponding week of ...

    Article : 154 words
  9. MR. W. J. CHANDLER.

    The funeral of Mr. William James Chandler (solicitor), who died on Monday, took place from Wood Coffill's mortuary chapel yesterday. Amongst those attending were Mrs. W. ...

    Article : 129 words
  10. AMERICAN LOAN TO AUSTRALIA.

    Rumours asserting that the Commonwealth contemplated raising a loan of £29,000,000 in London and New York may or may not have substantial foundation, but it is a fact that ...

    Article : 230 words
  11. PRICE OF GOLD.

    Gold was quoted in London to-day at 84/10½ per oz fine, a decrease of one half-penny on the week. This price is one penny below par. ...

    Article : 30 words
  12. ALLEGED DOPING.

    At the opening of the Waterloo Cup meeting at Angas Plains a report was circulated by the stewards of the Wasley's Coursing Club in reference to an alleged doping case. ...

    Article : 147 words
  13. COMPANY NEWS.

    The Electrolytic Zinc Co. of Australasia, Ltd., has declared a dividend at the rate of 12 per cent. per annum for the half year ended June 30, on both preference and ...

    Article : 255 words
  14. PLUMBERS.

    Provisional licences were granted to two plumbers yesterday, only after considerable discussion by the Water and Sewerage Board on the qualifications demanded. ...

    Article : 191 words
  15. FUTURES IMPROVE.

    Cargoes are neglected. Near Australians are still pressing sales. Occasional sellers ask higher prices. Parcels are quiet and steady. ...

    Article : 74 words
  16. TRADE OF AUSTRALIA.

    Trade of Australia for 11 months to May 31 according to statistics compiled by the Commonwealth Bureau of Census and Statistics shows au excess of exports amounting to ...

    Article : 497 words
  17. CHICAGO OPTIONS AGAIN ADVANCE.

    Chicago wheat options are quoted as follows:—July, 3475 cents per bushel (up 4½ cents); September, 145 cents (up 3¼ cents); December, 146¼ cents (up 2[?] cents). ...

    Article : 36 words
  18. THE TEACHING OF FRENCH.

    Sir,—I have no time to continue a discussion rendered futile by misrepresentation and irrelevancy. It is merely out of courtesy to Mrs. Harwood that I make the following ...

    Article : 342 words
  19. OVERSEA MARKET CABLES.

    The wool sales oponed to-day. The attendance was believed a record. Competition was excellent, especially from Continental buyers, and the sale proved most satisfactory, there ...

    Article : 300 words
  20. LONDON SHARE MARKET.

    Quotations on the Stock Exchange today included:— B.H. Proprietary, 22/0; North B.H, £5/5/4½; B.H. South, 60/3/60/7½; Zinc Corporation, ord., 32/6-32/9; do., pref., 63/1½; Great Boulder, 1/2-1/4; Boulder ...

    Article : 48 words
  21. FINANCIAL CABLES.

    On the Stock Exchange to-day, middle quotations of Australian stocks included:—Australian Mercantile, Land, and finance Co., 4 per cent. deb. stock, £74; Dalgety and Co., ...

    Article : 118 words
  22. INCORPORATED ACCOUNTANTS.

    The following were the successful candidates in order of merit at section No. 2 of the final examination of the institute of incorporated Accountants of New South Wales:— ...

    Article : 366 words
  23. MT. LYELL'S LOWER PRODUCTION.

    Our Hobart correspondent telegraphs that, according to the last quarterly smelting returns of the Mt. Lyell Company, the copper production for the current year in all probability will be appreciably less than ...

    Article : 135 words
  24. NORTH B.H. DEVELOPMENT WORK.

    North Broken Hill, Ltd., development last month was as follows:—At the main north shaft, 1550ft level, the drive south on the footwall side of the lode was advanced from 24ft to 67ft from the main crossout, ...

    Article : 142 words
  25. INTERSTATE EXCHANGES.

    To-day's investment sales included:—Commonwealth bonds, 4½ p.c. (1925), £100/5/, £100/2/6; 4½ p.c. (1937), £99/10/; [?] p.c. (1927), £99/12/6; 5 p.c. (1948), £100/15/; 6 p.c. (1927), £102/10/; 6 p.c. ...

    Article : 277 words
  26. GENERAL MERCHANDISE.

    Prices are for distributing lots, except where otherwise stated. Axle Greases Australian, pale, 11b tins 8/0 per doz., 281b tins 52/8 per cwt, 50lb tins 47/6 per cwt; dark, ...

    Article : 332 words
  27. MT. ISA. PROPRIETARY LEASES.

    The mine manager of the Mount Isa Proprietary leases reports for the week ended June 29:- Out On Her Own: No 2 shaft, 200ft level, south drive, west crosscut extended 7ft, total 79ft; face in iron ...

    Article : 92 words
  28. TO THE EDITOR OF THE HERALD.

    Sir,—Kindly grant me space for a few final words in reply to Professor Nicholson's letter, printed yesterday in your esteemed paper. This missive has come as a welcome relief to ...

    Article : 193 words
  29. CLOSING QUOTATIONS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 667 words
  30. R.A.N. OR R.N.[?]

    Sir,—As an officer of the Royal Navy, who had the honour to be lent for some months to the Royal Australian Navy, I beg that you will allow me, on behalf of my brother ...

    Article : 775 words
  31. PAPUAN OIL FIELDS.

    A report on the operations on the Papuan oil fields by Mr. Walter G. Langford, commonwealth representative on the fields, was talbled in the house of Representatives yesterday (our Melbourne correspondent ...

    Article : 90 words
  32. NOTES.

    Adelong Gold Estates Co. dredged 122 hours last week for a recovery of l38oz. of gold, compared with 125 hours for 81oz for the previous week. For the fortnight ended July 1, the mine manager ...

    Article : 875 words
  33. COMMERCIAL.

    Business in oils has brightened during the week. Shearing has begun, and there has been consequently improved inquiry for most station oils. Painters' lines also meet fair ...

    Article : 193 words
  34. TO THE EDITOR OF THE HERALD.

    Sir,—The question of the teaching of French in our schools having again cropped up, and the incubus of another annual test being before us, will you kindly allow me to be, for ...

    Article : 332 words
  35. STATION PRODUCE SALES.

    The Sydney Wool-selling Brokers report:- Furred Skins: Catalogues were fairly large and representative. There was a strong demand for all descriptions of kangaroo, wallaroo, and wallaby, ...

    Article : 386 words
  36. IMPORTS OF GOLD.

    Imports of gold into Australia in May were of the value of £2,270,493, making the total for 11 months £10,003,527. Exports for 11 months were £2,012,413, leaving the net ...

    Article : 38 words
  37. BRITISH TRADE POSITION.

    Speaking in the House of Commons, when introducing the Board of Trade estimates, the President of the Board, Sir Philip Cunliffe Lister, while emphasising the necessity of ...

    Article : 575 words
  38. INTERSTATE MARKETS.

    Wheat, growers' lots, 5/6 to 5/7; flour, bakers' lots £18/7/6; bran, £7/10/, pollard, £8/10/; barley, 4/3 to 4/6, oats, 2/ to 2/8, chaff, £4/17/6, potatoes, 10/ to 12/; onions, 15/ to 17/, bananos, 80/ to 33/; ...

    Article : 240 words
  39. JAPANESE SILK MARKET.

    Raw silk yarn is quoted in Japan prompt at yen 1990.00, and 5 months at yen 2000 por picul (equals 133 1-3 lb). These quotations are identical with last week's. ...

    Article : 34 words
  40. CALF SALES.

    Calves were in heavy supply at the abattoir saleyards yesterday. The peenings totalled about 1460, including a draft of 60 from Queensland. The offering was mixed, and comprised all descriptions. ...

    Article : 130 words
  41. LONDON METAL QUOTATIONS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 143 words
  42. TO THE EDITOR OF THE HERALD.

    Sir,—In a letter in this morning's issue, professor Nicholson says that "at the Leaving Certificate examinations there are more candidates in French than in any other ...

    Article : 90 words
  43. PRODUCE.

    The usual mid-week quiet characterised business among city dairy produce houses yesterday. Steady outward movement of eggs continued, while all agents reported ...

    Article : 1,465 words
  44. TO THE EDITOR OF THE HERALD.

    Sir,—It were pity that, following the tragedy written on intermediate and leaving certificate French, the little interlude—on the subject of tenching French—played by ...

    Article : 162 words
  45. EXPORT BUTTER.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 28 words
  46. HOMEBUSH OFFERINGS AND TRUCKINGS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 47 words
  47. BREADSTUFFS.

    Breadstuffs were quiet yesterday. Farmers sold wheat freely for the equivalent of 4/10 per bushel at country stations. Millers, continuing inquiries, were able to secure small ...

    Article : 146 words
  48. INTERSTATE EXCHANGES.

    To-day's mining saks and quotations included:- Silver-lead: broken Hill Propty, 23/, b 22/10½ s 23/; Block 14, Pref., b 7/6, s 8/; Block 14, ord., b 2/8; Junction North, s 7/5; North, b £5/2/6, s £5/3/; ...

    Article : 159 words
  49. ENGLISH ASSOCIATION.

    Professor L. H. Allen, of the Royal Military College, will lecture before the Australian English Association in the Royal Society Hall, Elizabeth-street, to-morrow ...

    Article : 39 words
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