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  2. MAJORITY JUDGMENT.

    After stating the respective amounts at which they thought it would be proper to declare the general and rural living wages, Mr. Justice Street and Mr. Justice Cantor, ...

    Article : 4,058 words
  3. COUNTRY NEWS. INVERELL WATER SERVICE.

    With the exception of a few small extensions the Inverell water supply undertaking is practically complete. So far the work has cost £55,415. Most of the houses in the ...

    Article : 79 words
  4. ATTEMPT TO FIRE PETROL STORES.

    The act of an irresponsible person almost precipitated Forbes into disaster last night The premises recently built by the Vacuum Oil Company for bulk stores were broken into ...

    Article : 199 words
  5. ABOLITION.

    The Federal Capital Commission, which for the last five years has had charge of the administration and control of the Federal Capital Territory, is to be abolished by the ...

    Article : 470 words
  6. ITALIAN PRINCE.

    Immediately on hearing of the attempted assassination of the Crown Prince of Italy, Prince Umberto, who was shot at while laying a wreath on the Unknown Soldier's Tomb at ...

    Article : 631 words
  7. SOVIET DICTATOR. Stalin's Influence.

    "Even Lenin in his palmiest days had not the same personal influence as Stalin now," writes M. Bessedovsky, a former official at the Soviet Embassy in Paris, continuing his ...

    Article : 409 words
  8. CLASHING OF TWO ACTS.

    "Although it was not possible for the federation to forecast what the adjusted rate would be, owing to the Living Wage Act of 1927, naturally some adjustment of the basic ...

    Article : 171 words
  9. NARROMINE SCOUT HALL.

    The official opening of the W. B. Perry Memorial Scout Hill was performed yesterday by Mr T. E. Perry, before one of the largest crowds ever seen in Narromine. Scout ...

    Article : 124 words
  10. HOTEL ACCOMMODATION.

    At the last sitting of the State Licensing Board in Albury an order was made for the erection of 25 additional bedrooms at the Globe Hotel, together with other ...

    Article : 162 words
  11. COCAINE RAID.

    Detective-Sergeants Roach and McLeod, of the Darlinghurst division, assisted by other police, and Policewomen Madden and Rosser, effected an arrest in exciting circumstances ...

    Article : 131 words
  12. EMPLOYEES WILL BENEFIT.

    Mr. H. K. Nock, general president of the Farmers and Settlers' Association, commenting on the rural basic wage yesterday, said: "It is ample proof that the rural industries have ...

    Article : 257 words
  13. CABINET TO MEET.

    A special meeting of the Cabinet has been convened by the Premier (Mr. Bavin) for Monday next when the Government's policy will be defined. ...

    Article : 524 words
  14. ORANGE A. AND P. ASSOCIATION.

    At the annual meeting of the Orange A. and P. Association the president (Mr. C. Blunt) stated that the assets over liabilities amounted to £7734/18/1, the position of the ...

    Article : 105 words
  15. PROFESSOR SHOT DEAD.

    Professor Bertrand, of Liege University, was shot dead by a Russian student named Gorin, who has been arrested. Gorin informed the police that he avenged ...

    Article : 53 words
  16. MR. RAMSAY MACDONALD.

    Mr. Ramsay MacDonald arrived at Quebec this morning from Chicoutini. He has spent the last two days quietly in the interior of Quebec province, taking the opportunity, ...

    Article : 83 words
  17. MAIN SOUTHERN ROAD.

    After more than two years of dissension between the different bodies concerned, work has been commenced on reconstruction of the Main Southern-road between Mittagong ...

    Article : 77 words
  18. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    The Foreign Secretary has appointed Mr. Malkin to be legal adviser to the Foreign Office in succession to Sir Cecil Hurst, who has been elected a Judge of the Permanent ...

    Article : 291 words
  19. NOTABLE ENGINEER.

    SIR WILLIAM NOBLE, a director of the British General Electric Co., Ltd., who is visiting Sydney, with the object of arranging for the establishment of ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 37 words
  20. OTHER OPINIONS.

    "As the result of the living wage judgment grave anxiety exists among trade unionists," said the secretary of the Labour Council (Mr. Garden) yesterday. "The Government has ...

    Article : 691 words
  21. NEW FRENCH MINISTRY.

    News comes from Paris that President Doumergue has summoned M. Daladier, the Radical Socialist leader, and will ask him to-morrow to form a Cabinet. ...

    Article : 77 words
  22. ALBURY QUARTER SESSIONS.

    At the Quarter Sessions, before Judge Coyles, William Lunn, charged with having obtained £4, the property of Ernest Henry Waite, by means of a valueless cheque, ...

    Article : 114 words
  23. LEAGUE FOOTBALL.

    The Australian Rugby League team against Hull on October 26 will be: McMillan, Spencer, Laws, Gorman, Finch, Weisseli, Busch, Prigg, Treweeke, Dempsey, Madsen, Bishop, ...

    Article : 207 words
  24. POLICE INSPECTOR'S DEATH.

    The death occurred suddenly to-day of Inspector Vallins, officer in charge of Armidale police district. Deceased who was 54 years of age, came to Armidale from Tumut about ...

    Article : 919 words
  25. REPARATIONS.

    The correspondent of the British United Press in Berlin states that important negotiations are nearing finality, whereby Germany and the United States will sign a separate ...

    Article : 91 words
  26. FINANCIAL DISASTER.

    "No greater catastrophe could overtake the people than the decision of Mr. Bavin's Court to reduce the basic wage," said Mr. Lang (leader of the Opposition). ...

    Article : 299 words
  27. INDEX.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 236 words
  28. BUBONIC PLAGUE.

    The news that five natives have died from bubonic plague at the Uitenhage location has alarmed residents of Port Elizabeth. There is a probability that the town, in which railway ...

    Article : 93 words
  29. GLOOMY PICTURE.

    A gloomy picture of conditions in the south-west was painted by the inspector of machinery (Mr. J. Howitt), who has returned to Warwick after a long business tour. ...

    Article : 178 words
  30. BRITISH TAXATION.

    The Chancellor of the Exchequer (Mr. Snowden), speaking at the annual Cutlers' Feast at Sheffield to-day, held out no hope of a reduction in taxation. ...

    Article : 158 words
  31. ALIENS ARRESTED.

    Aloys Tops, allas Major Tops, D.S.O., stated to be a Dutchman posing as a major of the Australian forces, was charged at Manchester with [?]se Trouble, a young Latvian woman, ...

    Article : 166 words
  32. THE BRIDGE.

    The threatened strike of all employees engaged on the construction of the Sydney Harbour Bridge was mentioned in Chambers yesterday before the Full Industrial ...

    Article : 312 words
  33. Advertising

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    Advertising : 245 words
  34. MISSING AVIATOR.

    There is still no news of W. F. Diteman, the American airman, who left Harbour Grace, Newfoundland, on Tuesday, in an attempt to fly in a light aeroplane to London. ...

    Article : 173 words
  35. MR. SCULLIN'S OPINION.

    "It shows how wise were the people of Australia in deciding not to abolish the protection of the Federal Arbitration Court," said the Prime Minister (Mr. Scullin), ...

    Article : 358 words
  36. DINNER TO V.C. WINNERS.

    A personal invitation from the Prince of Wales to 360 Victoria Cross winners to attend the House of Parliament dinner was issued to-night. ...

    Article : 84 words
  37. AUSTRALIAN TRADE.

    Mr. A. E. Hyland, director of Australian trade publicity in the United Kingdom, is organising an extensive Australian produce sales campaign from Glasgow, commencing ...

    Article : 79 words
  38. NEWCASTLE OPINION.

    Newcastle industrialists are very perturbed at the Commission's finding. The secretary of the Newcastle Trades Hall Council (Mr. Bass) stated this evening that Newcastle workers ...

    Article : 55 words
  39. TO-DAY.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 216 words
  40. "OVERSEA EDUCATION."

    The first number appeared to-day of a magazine called Oversea Education," which will be published by the Oxford University Press for the Colonial Office. Its general ...

    Article : 184 words
  41. BUSH ROMANCE.

    A bush romance is reported from Innamincka, where a girl of 19 became engaged to a man a little more than twice her age. On deciding to get married, the trousseau ...

    Article : 131 words
  42. ODDFELLOWS.

    The incoming Grand Master (Bro. J. C. Blamey), Deputy Grand Master (Bro. M. J. Gibbens), and Grand Treasurer (Bro. J. Trahair) were installed at the annual ...

    Article : 104 words
  43. SOUTH AFRICAN BY-ELECTIONS.

    Four by-elections yesterday leave the political parties unchanged. Significance, however, attaches to the return of Mr. Jan Hofmeyr, the brilliant ex-Adiministrator of the ...

    Article : 110 words
  44. GRAZIERS NOT AFFECTED.

    Mr. J. W. Allen, general secretary of the [?]s' Association, said that the Commission's decision had [?] direct application to the Graziers' Association. All the members of the ...

    Article : 92 words
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