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  2. WHITE AUSTRALIA.

    Sir,—In your issue of January 27, W. W. Beale rightly states that the natives of Tierra del Fuego are dirty copper-coloured, not black. I was using the word "black" loosely ...

    Article : 355 words
  3. AUSTRALIAN WEATHER.

    {No abstract available} [ILLUSTRATED]

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 251 words
  4. MONETARY AND COMMERCIAL.

    Recently in these columns were re-produced the salient features of an inquiry by a committee of the United States Congress into the mar[?] of agricultural products, and we ...

    Article : 573 words
  5. MINING.

    Since the price of tin has advanced so strongly during the past few months there is much speculation as to what actual limit the metal will touch. Just as a year or so ...

    Article : 506 words
  6. BRITISH ELECTIONS.

    A depression in industry more severe, more sorious than has ever been known before, rapidly becoming worse; a million and a quarter of the nation's manhood idle, and the ...

    Article : 1,626 words
  7. PRICE OF GOLD.

    The Gold Producers' Association reports that the price of gold in London on Friday wns 97/8 per ounce fine, a fall of /3 since Tuesday. At this price the pound sterling ...

    Article : 43 words
  8. PRODUCE.

    The recent general rains in New South Wales have further improved conditions in the dairying centres. On the Northern Rivers good pastures are now ...

    Article : 352 words
  9. COMPANY NEWS.

    The directors of Kandos Cement Company, Limited, have declared an interim dividend at the rate of 10 per cent. per annum for the six months ended December 31 last, payable on ...

    Article : 35 words
  10. INTERSTATE EXCHANGES.

    To-day's sales included:—Commonwealth Bonds, 4½ per cent. (1925), £97/5/, £97/6/3, £97/7/6; ditto, 4[?] per cent. (1927), £96/15/; ditto, 5 per cent. (1928), £97/5/; Investment Sales, £10 bonds, 4½ per ...

    Article : 116 words
  11. METEOROLOGICAL REPORTS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 985 words
  12. TO THE EDITOR OF THE HERALD.

    Sir,—The gibes at South Africa by Dr. Norman Per[?] in his reply to Dr. Antill Pockley re the above cannot be passed without comment. Dr. Pern ignores the fact that ...

    Article : 390 words
  13. COMMERCIAL.

    As announced in these columns on Saturday kerosene prices have advanced 1/ per case locally. This rise is probably due to a recent advance of 25 cents a barrel in the ...

    Article : 213 words
  14. LONDON SHARE MARKET.

    On the Stock Exchange to-day Broken Hill Proprietary shares sold at 26/9, 27/; North, 67/6, 67/10; South, 48/; Hampden, 4/6; Briseis, 5/3, 5/7; Mount Lyell, 20/9; Boulder, 3/, 3/1; Waihi, 30/1; Hampton, ...

    Article : 40 words
  15. NOTES.

    New Guinea Copper, Ltd., reports that for the period ended December 28, 1923, work at the Dubuna mine was confined to preparing the mine for stoping. Ore raised: Top adit 105ft level, 73 tons, value 6 ...

    Article : 529 words
  16. BUTTER FOR EXPORT.

    The Commonwealth graders examined for export for the week ended January 19, 1921, the following butter[?] —Sydney, salted 17,908 boxes, unsalted [?] boxes, total 18,[?] boxes. ...

    Article : 32 words
  17. NEWCASTLE IRONWORKS.

    For the four weeks ended January 2 at the Iron and steel works at Newcastle of the Broken Hill Proprietary Company, the average number of ovens in operation ...

    Article : 252 words
  18. PROPERTY SALES.

    H. W. Horning and Co., Ltd., reports having held a successful sale of the Electric Railway Estate, Como, disposing of 61 lots[?] at prices ranging from £1 to £2/11/ per foot. Total sales, £3875. ...

    Article : 37 words
  19. BANK RATES.

    Bank rates of exchange are:- New South Wales (within the State), 2/ per cent. (minimum 6d), with the following exceptions: ...

    Article : 330 words
  20. PRODUCE INWARDS.

    The steamers Poolta and Kooyong left the coast for Sydney last night, with the following produce (excepting from Devonport): 11371 bags of potatoes, 567 bales of straw, 250 bags of chaff, 34 bags of peas, 677 ...

    Article : 64 words
  21. SHIPPING.

    Anchises, s, 10,000 tons, Captain Inkster, from Liverpool, via ports[?] Gilchrist, Watt, and Sanderson, Ltd., agents. Orari, s, 9179 tons, Captain Robinson, from ...

    Article : 389 words
  22. ATHLETICS.

    100yds Championship of Lidcombe.—First heat: T. P. Redmond, 1; W. Abbott, 2. Time, 11 4-5s. Second heat: A. Stapleton, 1; W. Armstrong, 2. Time, 11 2-[?] Third heat: A. J. Ridley, 1' R/ Sneesby, 2. Time, ...

    Article : 285 words
  23. ATHLETICS.

    Owing to members of other amateur bodies being engaged at the Lidcombe Sports on Saturday, the New South Wales Walking and Field Games Club's championships were the only events carried out at ...

    Article : 224 words
  24. TELEGRAPHIC SHIPPIN[?]

    SMOKY CAPE (205m).—Passed: Jan. 26, [?] s, 3,45 p.m., Mackarra, s, 4.30 p.m., Corramal, s, 5.15 p.m., all north; Jan. 27, Pulgambar, s, 2.40 p.m., Mataran, [?] 6.20 a.m., Wyreema, s, 6.30 a.m., both ...

    Article : 442 words
  25. PASTORAL AND DAIRY EXPORTS.

    Exports of wool from New South Wales ports for the week ended January 12 amounted to 2935 bales, and for the period August 1-January 12 to 320,184 bales; mutton, week ...

    Article : 59 words
  26. OIL SHALE.

    The Institute of Science and Industry has collected certain information regarding recent developments in the design of retorts and in processes in England and in America for the extraction of oil from oil shale. ...

    Article : 59 words
  27. BREADSTUFFS.

    A recent estimate of the world's surplus and requirements put out by the International Institute of Agriculture at Rome says that, theoretically, ...

    Article : 332 words
  28. COMPETITION RESULTS.

    Best dray turnout: W. Robertson (Ryde). Best business display: W. Bastin (Lidcombe), 1; D. Aplett (Lidcombe), 2. Best trade display: Lidcombe Timber Co., 1 and 2. Best butcher's cart: W. Walker ...

    Article : 406 words
  29. A.L.P. PICNIC.

    The sixth annual picnic under the auspices of the Eastern Suburbs A.L P. Council, was held at Bronte Park on Saturday. A programme of miscellaneous sports was held. The league championship (100yds) ...

    Article : 38 words
  30. A BENDIGO PROJECT.

    A new Bendigo company, to be called the Ironbark Gold-mining Company, N.L., is to be formed by the Hercules G.M. Company, N.L., which is the only one of six subsidiary companies of Bendigo Amalgamated ...

    Article : 225 words
  31. CYCLING.

    In connection with the first show at Granville several races were decided by members of the Granville-Fairfield Amateur Club on the Granville track. Results:- Half-mile Handicap.—A. Robertson, 80yds, 1; S. C. ...

    Article : 115 words
  32. IMPORTS INTO AUSTRALIA.

    Principal items of import into Australia in the five months, July to November, of 1923-24, compare with imports for the corresponding period of 1922-23 as follow: ...

    Article : 291 words
  33. DEPARTURES.—Jan. 2[?].

    Osterley. R.M.S., for Brisbane. Demosthenes, s, for Brisbane. Medic, s, for Brisbane. Nerb[?]dda, s, for United Kingdom. ...

    Article : 105 words
  34. FIJI SHIPPING.

    SUVA (1743m).—Arr: Jan. 25, Tofua, s, 7 a.m., from Tonga. Dep: Jan. 20, Tofua, s, for Auckland, Suva, s, for Sydney. ...

    Article : 24 words
  35. INTERNATIONAL CARNIVAL.

    The international carnival postponed from last Monday evening will be held at the Sports Ground to-night, when there will be two sprint races and match races, a handicap, and two scratch races. ...

    Article : 39 words
  36. NEW ZEALAND SHIPPING.

    WELLINGTON (1230m).—Arr: Jan. 26, Waikawa, s, from Newcastle. DUNEDIN (1235m).—Dep: Jan. 26, Australind, s, [?] a.m., for Melbourne. ...

    Article : 23 words
  37. BURMA CORPORATION, LTD.

    As the National Smelting Co, which has just been formed in England to control the smelting of the Empire zinc output, has also acquired a large interest in the Burma Corporation, Ltd., the latest accounts of ...

    Article : 240 words
  38. BOXING.

    Included in the 10,000 people who witnessed the contest at the Stadium on Saturday night between Sid Godfrey and Bert Sparg[?] were a number of the visiting Japanese officers and seamen. It was an excellent ...

    Article : 150 words
  39. BRITISH AND FOREIGN SHIPPING.

    At Hull: L[?] s, from Australian ports (left Sydney Nov. 2[?]). At Swansea: Trewinnard, s, from Australian ports (left Sydney Nov. 28). ...

    Article : 389 words
  40. PROJECTED DEPARTURES.—Jan. 28.

    Kooyong, s, for Brisbnne; Tuncurry, s, for Cape Hawke: Cobaki, s, for Tweed River; Gosford, s, for Gosford, Woy Woy, and Wyong; Merimbula, s, for Bermagui and Tathra. ...

    Article : 32 words
  41. STEAMERS DUE TO-DAY.

    Esperance Bay, R.M.S., from London, via ports (No. 4 wharf, Walsh Bay). Devon, from Liverpool, via ports (No. 23 wharf, Jones Bay). ...

    Article : 257 words
  42. THE MAILS.

    DAILY, except Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays.— Letters.—Victoria, 5 and 8 p.m., South Australia, 5 p.m., Queensland, noon. Parcels.—Victoria and South Australia, 4 p.m.; ...

    Article : 349 words
  43. STATE EXPORTS.

    Esports from the State in December were of the value of £5,000,983, compared with £[?]2 in December, 1922. A comparison of quantities and values of principal products ...

    Article : 117 words
  44. B.H. PROPRIETARY PRODUCTION.

    For the four weeks ended January 2 at the B.H. Proprietary mine at Broken Hill, 8207 tons of crude ore were mined, of which 5[?] tons consisted of oxidised ore, and [?]475 tons of crude ore were crushed during ...

    Article : 143 words
  45. EXPORTS OF WHEAT AND FLOUR.

    Exports of wheat from New South Wales ports for the week ended January 12 amounted to 43,708 bushels, and for the period December 1-January 12 to 90,925 bushels. For the ...

    Article : 73 words
  46. WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP.

    There were few redeeming features in the match at the Stadium on Saturday for the Australian welterweight title between "Tommy" Uren, 10st [?] New South Wales (holder), and Archie Bradley, 10st 2lb, ...

    Article : 103 words
  47. PARCELS ADVANCE.

    Cargoes are firm and there is more inquiry for Australian parcels. LONDON, Jan. 26. Cargoes are firm on shipments of new crop ...

    Article : 62 words
  48. INTERSTATE EXCHANGES.

    To-day's sales and quotations included:- Silver: Broken Hill Proprietary, 27/10½, 27/6, b 27/3; B.H. Block 10, b [?] B.H. Block 14, pref., b 6/; Block 14, ord., b 2/6; B.H. Junction North b ...

    Article : 142 words
  49. CONTESTS AT BRISBANE.

    At the Brisbane Stadium two contests were staged last night. George Waters, 8st [?]b (Sydney), defeated Harry Warren, 8st 4[?] (Sydney), in 15 rounds. "Jimmy" Kelly, 7st 13lb (Sydney), knocked out ...

    Article : 49 words
  50. BURNS OUTPOINTED.

    Reuter's correspondent in Berlin says that Melen[?] middle-weight champion of Germany, outpointed Frankie Burns. ...

    Article : 23 words
  51. OVERSEA MARKET CABLES.

    At the wool sales this afternoon there was a good selection of Australian merinos and New Zealand scoured crossbreds. The market was very firm for all sorts, with fine ...

    Article : 411 words
  52. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 147 words
  53. MAITLAND GAS.

    The report of Maitland Gaslight Company, Limited, covering the half-year ended December 31, discloses a net profit of £1395. compared with £1498 for the corresponding ...

    Article : 86 words
  54. THE MAKA[?] PASSENGERS.

    The Burns, Philp island mail steamer Makambo arrived here yesterday from the New Hebrides, and [?] this evening for Sydney, via Lord Howe Island. The following is a list of passengers: ...

    Article : 96 words
  55. DISCOVERY OF GOLD.

    Sir,—With reference to the letters of Messrs. J. E. Watkins and J. [?] on this subject, I would like to point out in support thereof that in "The History of the Three Colonies of ...

    Article : 151 words
  56. TAREN POINT ROAD.

    Sir,—In your issue of to-day it is pleasing to notice that a deputation has waited upon the Ministor for Local Government asking for a grant of £4000 in order to place the Taren ...

    Article : 118 words
  57. MOTOR SPEED BOAT'S TRIAL.

    The motor speed boat Century Fire, which shortly will proceed to Adelaide to compete in the Anstralian speed championship, in a trial spin under perfect conditions on Saturday, dashed over a mile in 52 1-10s, ...

    Article : 57 words
  58. PROLONGED VOYAGE FROM ENGLAND.

    A long voyagr of 137 days from England has been made by the new motor ship Inaha, which arrived in port late yesterday. The Inaha is the first motor ship to be built for the coastal trade of Australasia, ...

    Article : 174 words
  59. CUSTOMS REFORM.

    "Wholesale Merchant" writes:- [?],—I must congratulate Mr. Valentine, the retiring [?] of the Customs Agents' Association, for his [?] action in bringing under the public notice the ...

    Article : 334 words
  60. AMERICAN MAILS.

    Inwards.—Dated Vancouver, Jan. 4, ex Makura, due Sydney January 29; dated San Francisco, January 8, ex I[?] due Sydney about February 13; dated San Francisco, January [?] ex Anten, due Sydney ...

    Article : 42 words
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