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  2. MINERS STRIKE.

    At a combined meeting of miners and unemployed, held on Wednesday last, it was decided to go on strike as a protest against the price of beer at the local hotels. It ...

    Article : 217 words
  3. COUNTRY NEWS. EIGHTY APPLICANTS FOR FARM.

    The Hay Land Board yesterday dealt w[?] 80 applications for a homestead farm of 84[?] acres at Booligal, with a narrow frontag[?] to the River Lachlan. Finally, 61 application[?] ...

    Article : 53 words
  4. PREMIER'S SPEECH.

    Directly the House re-assembled, the Premier said that a momentous decision of great public interest had been reached by the Industrial Commission in connection with the ...

    Article : 4,008 words
  5. COLLISION

    Three goods trains were involved in a collision near Colecliffe, on the South Coast line, shortly before 1 o'clock this morning. The driver and fireman of one train ...

    Article : 256 words
  6. STATE SESSION. City Commission.

    In moving the second reading of the Sydney Corporation Amendment Bill in the Legislative Assembly last night, the Minister for Local Government (Mr. Bruxner) made a ...

    Article : 2,822 words
  7. DISSOLUTION

    The Governor (Lord Somers) having acceded to the request of the Premier (Sir William McPherson) for a dissolution of the State Parliament, subject to supply being granted, the ...

    Article : 294 words
  8. MOREE AERO CLUB.

    At a meeting of the Moree Aero Club[?] Captain Leggatt, who was chief instruct[?] of the Aero Club of New South Wales f[?] three years, said that flying conditions [?] ...

    Article : 106 words
  9. CAR OVERTURNS.

    F. W. Morris, of Horseshoe Bend, We[?] Maitland, was driving to Patterson when th[?] steering gear of his car failed. The car ra[?] up an embankment, and when it reached th[?] ...

    Article : 65 words
  10. PARTY MEETING.

    According to expressions of views at the joint Ministerial party meeting yesterday, the new basic wage will probably be about £4/8/ a week. ...

    Article : 520 words
  11. PARKES AGRICULTURAL BUREAU.

    At a meeting of representatives of the variou[?] branches of the Parkes Agricultural Burea[?] It was decided to have a combined distric[?] exhibit from the bureau, instead of competitiv[?] ...

    Article : 67 words
  12. PREFERENCE SYSTEM IN CANBERRA.

    The disqualification of residents of Queanbeyan from obtaining employment in Canberra under the preference system introduced by the Federal Capital Commission some ...

    Article : 214 words
  13. MIGRATION TO CANADA. Steady Growth.

    The migration movement to Canada from the British Isles is showing steady growth, according to Mr. Egan (deputy Minister for Immigration and Colonisation of the Canadian ...

    Article : 120 words
  14. DEATH OF MR. J. FLEMING.

    Mr. Joseph Fleming died suddenly at hi[?] home at Wingham on Sunday morning a[?] the age of 52 years. He was a son of th[?] late Mr. and Mrs. John Fleming, who wer[?] ...

    Article : 66 words
  15. EDEN-MONARO.

    On the application of Mr. J. A. Perkins, the Nationalist candidate, a second recount of the poll in Eden-Monaro at the recent Federal elections has been ordered. The ...

    Article : 157 words
  16. ALBURY LITIGATION.

    Sitting in Chambers, Judge Coyle ordere[?] the re-hearing of the case in which William Michael Roach claimed £50 from Cecil Wara[?] tah Potter being money alleged to have been ...

    Article : 77 words
  17. TOBACCO THIEVES BUSY.

    Burglars entered the premises of Wright Heaton, and Co., last night by forcing the lock off the back door. They emptied the chaff out of four bags, which they filled with ...

    Article : 92 words
  18. LEAGUE TOURISTS.

    The Australian Press Association special representative at Ilkley says that Maher's shoulder is insufficiently recovered to permit him to play against Oldham on November 2. ...

    Article : 251 words
  19. FROSTBITTEN. CLIMBERS' TERRIBLE NIGHT.

    A night spent on ice at a height of three and a half miles, with neither blankets nor sleeping bags, was the harrowing experience of numbers of the German Himalayan ...

    Article : 151 words
  20. MASTER BUILDERS.

    "The type of house, which, in 1914, was built for £600, would cost £1500 to build today," said Mr. W. A. Grant, president of the Master Builders' Association, last evening, ...

    Article : 148 words
  21. THROWN FROM STEER.

    Harry Beaston, 26, was severely injured a[?] a sports meeting at Dungowan when he wa[?] thrown from a steer which he was riding in the final of the bullock-riding contest. His ...

    Article : 63 words
  22. PETROL TANK EXPLODES.

    Commendable promptitude was displayed by a young man named Law, when a small petrol tank used for generating light in the Currumbin Memorial School of Arts exploded ...

    Article : 98 words
  23. V.C. WINNERS.

    The V.C. winners who will dine with the Prince of Wales on November 9, will participate in unique gatherings on Armistice Day. They will march to the Cenotaph, and will ...

    Article : 108 words
  24. WORKERS WHO WOULD BENEFIT.

    According to the statistical data prepared by the Statist to the Industrial Commission (Mr. Sawkins), in a paper printed by the Legislative Council at the time of the ...

    Article : 342 words
  25. CRIPPLES.

    Two cripples who arrived in Sydney from Coonamble yesterday to undergo medical treatment, are able to enjoy themselves to some extent, and to move freely from one ...

    Article : 207 words
  26. MANAGER'S APPEAL DISMISSED.

    The Dubbo District Court opened th[?] morning. Judge Thomson presiding. Th[?] Crown Prosecutor was Mr. B.V. Stacey. Th[?] day was occupied in hearing the appeal o[?] ...

    Article : 113 words
  27. BILLIARDS.

    In the billiards match at Newcastle closing scores were:—Lindrum (in play), 2051; Smith, 1691. Breaks: Smith, 155, 83, 82. In the Glasgow match the scores are:— ...

    Article : 152 words
  28. INDEX.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 218 words
  29. FIRE ALARM OUT OF ORDER.

    There was a singular occurrence in connection with a fire in the weather board house of Henry Poppleton, in Thurgoona-street, this morning. The fire station is notified of an[?] ...

    Article : 94 words
  30. MOTORIST ACQUITTED.

    At the Wagga Quarter Sessions to-day, before Judge Coyle, George Rohrback Rohr, 27, was charged with the manslaughter of Oscar Samuel Bethuel, 24, who was killed as a result ...

    Article : 139 words
  31. GERMAN COALITION.

    The German Chancellor (Herr Mueller) has begun negotiations for the reconstruction of the Cabinet in consequence of the death of Dr. Stresemann. Well-informed circles ...

    Article : 79 words
  32. BRAWL IN HOUSE.

    A fierce fight between two white men and two Chinese in a house in Sussex-street, Surry Hills, yesterday afternoon, led to Alfred Thompson, of Abbott-street, North Sydney, ...

    Article : 179 words
  33. Advertising

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    Advertising : 246 words
  34. FARMER FATALLY INJURED.

    William Hogbin, aged 65 years, who sustained severe head injuries when a lorry on which he was riding capsized on "The Pinch" yesterday, died in Armidale Hospital to-day, ...

    Article : 65 words
  35. COMING WINTER IN EUROPE.

    German experts predict that the coming winter will be "exceedingly hard." A Berlin meteorologist notes that a cold winter follows a warm summer relentlessly, and points ...

    Article : 48 words
  36. LABOUR OPINION.

    Labour circles in Sydney are incensed at th[?] threatened abolition of family endowment. The Premier (Mr. Bavin) is accused of disregarding his pre-election promises. The ...

    Article : 444 words
  37. LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL.

    The Salvation Army Property Trust Bill was read the third time and passed. The Vagrancy Amendment Bill was read the first time. ...

    Article : 46 words
  38. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    Shipping reports reveal that the newly speeded-up P. and O. Branch liner Ballarat, which sailed simultaneously from London with the Esperance Bay, on October 15, is likely to ...

    Article : 343 words
  39. PYMBLE GOLF CLUB FINANCE.

    It was reported yesterday that an investigation had been made of the Pymble Golf Club finances and that the officials were of the opinion that there was a deficiency in the ...

    Article : 65 words
  40. MAN WOUNDED WITH KNIFE.

    Suffering from cuts on the face and left leg, said to have been inflicted by a table knife in a struggle with another man, Samuel Kraeft, aged about 30, of Semaphore, was ...

    Article : 111 words
  41. MAN INJURED.

    Dingoes have been very plentiful in the district lately, and every effort is being made to destroy them. Last week one settler killed five. ...

    Article : 84 words
  42. GIRL'S DEATH.

    A young woman was admitted to the Women's Hospital on October 16 in a critical condition. She improved slightly, and appeared to be recovering. Later, however, ...

    Article : 95 words
  43. TO-DAY.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 222 words
  44. DOGMAN'S ESCAPE.

    Norman Galley, 27, had an amazing escape from serious injury yesterday morning. He was working as a dogman in the yards of George Hudson, Ltd., at Blackwattle Bay. ...

    Article : 98 words
  45. FIRE AT CAMPERDOWN.

    Fire damage amounting to several hundred pounds was done to the furniture factory of the Foster Construction Company, in St. Mary-street, Camperdown, yesterday morning. ...

    Article : 77 words
  46. ADULTERATED MEAT.

    Stanley Ziotskowski, a butcher, of Rocky Point-road, Rockdale, was fined the maximum penalty of £20 by Mr. Camphin, S.M., at the Kogarah Court yesterday, for having sold ...

    Article : 72 words
  47. NEWCASTLE WOOL SALES.

    An unexpectedly large catalogue is to be offered at the second Newcastle wool sales of the season to be held on Thursday. The New England, North and North-west Producers' Company's offerings will ...

    Article : 91 words
  48. BANK MANAGER'S LAPSE.

    In connection with the case of Herbert E. J. Lloyd, bank manager, who appeared on a charge of forgery at the Quarter Sessions on Monday, and was defended by Mr. R. ...

    Article : 70 words
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