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  2. PREMIER AT LAW.

    An action was commenced in the Supreme Court to-day, in which Denham Bros. and Mr. Digby Frank Denham, Premier of Queensland, sued the Queensland "Daily Mail," Ltd., for ...

    Article : 411 words
  3. CENSURE.

    The no-confidence motion against the Federal Ministry was launched by the Leader of the Opposition, Mr. Fisher, in the House of Representatives to-day. ...

    Article : 2,458 words
  4. STRIKE EXTENDS. MINERS AND TRAM MEN OUT.

    The wharf-labourers on strike were orderly to-day. No trams will be run to-morrow. The employees at the Exhibition Buildings have ...

    Article : 113 words
  5. LIBERAL LAWS.

    Replying to the Premier's view of the achievements of the Liberal party, Mr. Wade said: "Mr. Holman can only find five measures of any consequence that I passed. Has he ...

    Article : 398 words
  6. TRAIN WRECK.

    In regard to the collision at Melun, when the Marseilles express ran into a mall train which was crossing it at right angles, it appears that there is usually an interval of ...

    Article : 281 words
  7. CHINESE POLITICS.

    The President, General Yuan Shih Kaf, has issued an edict justifying his dissolution of the Kuo Miug Tang (Democratic) party, and the proscription of Dr. Sun Yat Sen, General ...

    Article : 161 words
  8. MEXICAN CRISIS. WILL HUERTA REPLY?

    The President, General Huerta, it is reported, as declded to refuse to consider the proposals of the United States. General Huerta has ordered active ...

    Article : 88 words
  9. BRITISH TRADE lNVOLVED.

    The decree of President Huerta, of Mexico suspending specie payment and declaring bank notes to be legal tender, is being sharply criticsed in London, as it is likely ...

    Article : 72 words
  10. FIREMEN STRIKE.

    The Maunganut has shipped 21 more horses. She left for Lyttelton at 7.40 p.m. with 600 passengers. The Mopa's firemen walked ashore at 5 ...

    Article : 56 words
  11. A SERIOUS CONFLICT.

    Speaking in the House of Representatives, the Prime Minister (Mr. Massey) said the dispute had reached a far more serious, position than was contemplated at the start. ...

    Article : 104 words
  12. FOREIGN POLICY.

    Sir Edward Grey, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, was yesterday presented with the freedom of Newcastle. In a speech of acknowledgment, he declared ...

    Article : 183 words
  13. ATTEMPT ON GENERAL DIAZ.

    A Mexican, whose name has not yet been ascertained, stabbed General Felix Diaz, nephew of ex-President Porfirio Diaz, of Mexico, in a street of this city to-day. ...

    Article : 98 words
  14. "BOYCOTT."

    The general secretary of the South Coast Miners' Association (Mr. A. C. Willis) is in receipt of a wire from New Zealand stating that unionism is engaged in a gigantic ...

    Article : 56 words
  15. THE SUFFRAGISTS.

    Mrs. Pankhurst, in addressing a packed audience here last night, declared: "We are fighting a great civil war in England, and unless you can realise that you cannot ...

    Article : 127 words
  16. CARGO WORKED.

    Seventy men belonging to the newly-formed and registered Waterside Workers' Union are at work on the Athenic to-day. Cargo work was also begun on the Moana for San ...

    Article : 1,272 words
  17. POSITION IN SYDNEY.

    The establishment of a new Waterside Workers' Union at Wellington will not, according to Mr. J. Woods, the secretary of the Sydney Wharf-labourers' Union, alter the attitude his ...

    Article : 179 words
  18. HOME RULE.

    Leaders of the Unionist Party are carrying on a vigorous campaign in the country, with a view of concentrating public attention on the Home Rule question. ...

    Article : 105 words
  19. IMMIGRATION.

    There are instances of immigrants in this State being unable to bring the members of their families here. The Immigrants already here are in receipt of current rates of pay, ...

    Article : 256 words
  20. MEMBERS' DEMANDS.

    "I have here a very interesting return," remarked Mr. Griffith, Minister for Works, yesterday. "It shows the cost of all the requests for Public works made to me by ...

    Article : 191 words
  21. INDIANS IN SOUTH AFRICA.

    Three thousand Indian miners who have struck against the payment of the poll tax crossed the Transvaal border at Charlestown. Five hundred others were previously ...

    Article : 43 words
  22. DUBLIN STRIKE.

    A number of free labourers have arrived in Dublin to unload steamers, some of which have been lying in the Liffey for two months. The police are protecting the ...

    Article : 47 words
  23. FIRE HORSE BOLTS.

    Rudolf Hart, 30, paymaster at the Fire Brigade headquarters, was yesterday doing the rounds of the suburban stations. He was being driven in a four-wheeled buggy by ...

    Article : 252 words
  24. INDIAN BANK CRISIS.

    As a result of representations from the Chamber of Commerce, in view of the banking crisis, the Secretary of State has sanctioned the placing of £3,000,000 sterling of ...

    Article : 48 words
  25. HOUSING PROBLEM.

    Mr.Walter Ruacitan, President of the Board of Agriculture, speaking at Huntingdon, sald that the Government was going to Spend £1,500,000 in erecting 10,000 cottages, the ...

    Article : 62 words
  26. WIRELESS TELEGRAPHY. TRANS-ATLANTIC SERVICES

    The Marconi Wireless Communication Company proposes to lower its Pacific charges and those between Great Britain and Canada to 5d per word; also to reduce the rate on ...

    Article : 133 words
  27. LAWN TENNIS.

    A. F. Wilding, of New Zealand, defeated setterwall, of Sweden, in the semi-final of the world's covered courts 'championship, the score being, 6-0, 6-0, 6-3. ...

    Article : 35 words
  28. INDEX. NEWS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 280 words
  29. BILLIARDS.

    The scores in the billiard match between George Gray and T. Reece now stand:—Reece, 7333; Gray, 4762. Gray, who made breaks of 231, by all-round play, and 201 and 226, mostly ...

    Article : 151 words
  30. HORSE SEIZED.

    Racegoers were provided with a sensation at Williamstown races to-day. In the Hurdle Race Loch Maben, who was entered in the name of C. J. King, ran a ...

    Article : 294 words
  31. COST OF LIVING.

    Before Mr. Justice Heydon, who is inquiring into the cost of living, the mother of a family yesterday related her housekeeping difficulties, and incidentally a discussion took ...

    Article : 471 words
  32. THIS IMPERIAL CHAIN.

    Mr. H. L. Samuel, Postmaster-General announces that he is prepared to cousi[?] applications to tender for the construction of the second series of three nigh-power ...

    Article : 71 words
  33. THE B.M.A.

    At the annual smoke concert of the Manchester Unity Order of Oddfellows, Bro. M'Nally (Wallerawang) said he congratulated the doctors on their demands. Had the ...

    Article : 182 words
  34. SIR JOHN FULLER.

    The "Morning Post" says it is improbable that Sir John Fuller, Governor of Victoria, who recently met with an accident in Wiltshire, will return to Victoria, and that it is ...

    Article : 47 words
  35. ADVERTISEMENTS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 248 words
  36. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    Captain Collins, Official Secretary to the Commonwealth, entertained at luncheon today Sir Lionel Henry Galway, Governor-deslgnate of South Australia. Mr. A. A. Kirkpatrick ...

    Article : 414 words
  37. DEATH OF DR. ALFRED WALLACE.

    Dr. Alfred Russel Wallace, the veteran scientist, died yesterday, aged 90 years. The late Dr. Wallace was born at Usk, in Monmouthshire, and became a land surveyor ...

    Article : 240 words
  38. NEXT LORD MAYOR.

    The election of Lord Mayor, which will take place in the second week of next month, is already causing considerable interest in aldermanic circles. ...

    Article : 118 words
  39. TO-DAY.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 300 words
  40. RACK-RENTING.

    The Treasurer (Mr. Cann) gave an emphatic denial to the charge of rack renting which was levelled against the Government by a Labour supporter as reported in the "Herald" ...

    Article : 221 words
  41. CITY MANAGER SHOT.

    James Paterson, about 60 years old, of Darling Point, died from a bullet wound at his office in O'Connell-street yesterday morning. ...

    Article : 153 words
  42. FOR ANTARCTICA.

    In connection with Sir Ernest Shackleton's Expedition to the Antarctic next year, two Sydney residents have written to the explorer offering their services. One of them is ...

    Article : 131 words
  43. SMALLPOX.

    Four fresh cases of smallpox were reported to the Board of Health yesterday. They were a young man, 21 years of age, residing in Camperdown; a boy, 11 years, ...

    Article : 93 words
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