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  2. HOSPICE FOR THE DYING.

    The formal opening of a new Hospice for the Dying, conducted by the Sisters of Charity at Victoria-street, Darlinghurst, adjoining the Sacred Heart Church, took place ...

    Article : 510 words
  3. INTERSTATE CRICKET.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 1,149 words
  4. NEWCASTLE.

    On Saturday morning an interview took place between Messrs. J. M'Williams, acting president of the Colliery Employees' Federation, E. Buxton and P. Sneddon (chairman and ...

    Article : 406 words
  5. BOARD OF CONTROL.

    Alderman W. P. M'Elhone, hon. secretary of the Board it Control, on Saturday announced the decisions arrived at by the board at its meeting on Friday. Mr. G. P. Barbour ...

    Article : 905 words
  6. THE ARMIDALE TRAGEDY.

    The inquest respecting the death or Hannah Kelly was continued this morning. Superintendent Cameron conducted the case for the Crown, and Mr. Claverie appeared for ...

    Article : 2,309 words
  7. SHIPPING.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 667 words
  8. AUSTRALIAN WEATHER

    {No abstract available} [ILLUSTRATED]

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 63 words
  9. METEOROLOGICAL REPORTS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 1,008 words
  10. THROWN FROM A SULKY.

    Dr. J. L. Beeston met with a serious accident this evening. In company with his groom, he was driving in a sulky along King-street, when the bit in the horse's mouth ...

    Article : 97 words
  11. DEPARTURES.—Dec. 19.

    Mongolia, R.M.S., for London, via ports. Eastern, s, for Manila, China, and Japan, via ports. St. Louis, s, for Noumea. Katuna, s, for Melbourne. ...

    Article : 116 words
  12. COAL EXPORT TRADE.

    The following vessels cleared at the Customs-house to-day:—Thekla, bq, for Iquiqun, with 5054 tons coal; Palma, s, for United Kingdom, via Sydney, with 475 tons coal. ...

    Article : 32 words
  13. NORTHERN TERRITORY.

    The work of dismantling the Government boring plant at Brock's Creek is now proceeding, preparatory to its removal to the West Arm Tinfields, where the first bore will ...

    Article : 118 words
  14. SPEECH DAYS.

    The annual distribution of prizes in connection with Stott and Hoare's Business College was held in St. James's Hall on Friday night. Mr. H. Y. Braddon, vice-president of the Sydney Chamber of Commerce, ...

    Article : 1,123 words
  15. STATUS OF POLICE COURTS.

    A request was recently placed before the Premier and Minister for Justice, Mr. Wade, that the status of the Waratah, Lambton, and Wallsend police courts should be raised in ...

    Article : 90 words
  16. PROJECTED DEPARTURES.—Dec. 21.

    Aorangi, R.M.S., for Vancouver, via ports; Arrino, s, for Dunkirk and London, via ports; Flensburg, s, for Antwerp and Hamburg, via ports; Yeddo, s, for Apia and San Francisco, via Auckland; Darius, s, for ...

    Article : 134 words
  17. COUNTRY NEWS.

    The collecting committee for the Dubbo Hospital met and authorised a draft of £32 15s to be forwarded to the institution before the year closes. ...

    Article : 38 words
  18. FROM THE SOUTH SEAS.

    The steamer Moresby, of Burns, Philp, and Co.'s line, arrived at, Sydney late yesterday afternoon from another cruise among the islands of the Solomon group and Papua. She ...

    Article : 510 words
  19. CLEARANCES.—December 19.

    Maheno, s, 5282 tons, Captain R. Neville, for Wellington, N.Z. Passengers—Mr. and Mrs. Hurcham, Mr. and Mrs. E. R. Belf, Munroe, Lassetter, Hodges, Kolker, Byrnes, Chapman, Mesdames Train, Fuller, ...

    Article : 402 words
  20. CESSNOCK WATER SUPPLY.

    The water supply was run through the pipes into the town for the first time yesterday. The water was pumped through for the purpose of flushing the pipes. At Aberdare a standpipe ...

    Article : 294 words
  21. TELEGRAPHIC SHIPPING.

    GOODE ISLAND (2005m).—Passed: Dec. 19, Neumunster, s, bound for Java. PORT DOUGLAS.—Dep: Dec. 19, Arawatta, s, for Sydney. ...

    Article : 1,559 words
  22. NEW ZEALAND SHIPPING.

    AUCKLAND (1281m).—Arr: Dec. 20, Forerie, s, iron San Francisco. ...

    Article : 13 words
  23. THE MAILS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 208 words
  24. AN ESTIMATE.

    It was anticipated all along that the selectors of the Australian Eleven would be the three chosen by the board. At the same time it was thought that Messrs. M. A. Noble ...

    Article : 628 words
  25. EXTERED OUTWARD.—Dec. 19.

    Guthrie, s, for Singapore, via ports; Umballa, s, for Calcutta, via Newcastle: Mersey, ship, for Liverpool; Hornby Grange, s, for Manila, via port Kembla Newcastle, and Brisbane; Victoria, s, for Auckland. ...

    Article : 40 words
  26. MOVEMENTS OF MAIL STEAMERS.

    The R.M.S. Mongolia was despatched from Sydney on Saturday for London, via ports, and passed through the Heads at 1 p.m. She signalled Gabo Island at 5.40 a.m. yesterday, and is due at Melbourne early ...

    Article : 82 words
  27. PASSENGERS BY THE AORANGI.

    The following is a list of the passengers booked for the R.M.S. Aorangi, of the Canadian-Australian Royal Mail line, which sails at 1 p.m. to-day from Flood's wharf, Circular Quay, for Vancouver, via Brisbane, Suva, ...

    Article : 314 words
  28. WESTERN AUSTRALIA.

    The Meat Commission recently appointed, has presented its report. After dealing exhaustively with the trade generally it is stated that methods which may, in the opinion ...

    Article : 142 words
  29. TEACHERS' CONFERENCE.

    The fifteenth annual conference of the New South Wales Public school teachers will open this morning at 10 o'clock at the Sydney Town Hall. The Minister of Education (Mr. Hogue) ...

    Article : 452 words
  30. DESPATCH OF MAILS FOR THE UNITED KINGDOM AND OTHER PLACES.

    Overland to Adelaide and thence per P. and O. Co. steamer Mongolia, December 22. Letters registered, 3.30 p.m., ordinary 5.30 p.m. 2d and ½oz for United Kingdom, Canada, Ceylon, India, Hongkong, Soudan, ...

    Article : 181 words
  31. COAL PROSPECTS IN CHINA.

    There is a big demand in China for coal, and Mr. J. B. Suttor, Trade Commissioner for New South Wales in the East, is anxious that New South Wales ...

    Article : 472 words
  32. CASUALTIES.

    Georgo Lees, aged 13 months lately living with its parents at 146 Eveleigh-street, Redfern, died at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital on Thursday evening, from scalds. Shortly ...

    Article : 73 words
  33. MISHAP TO THE MYRA FELL.

    Our Port Pirie correspondent telegraphed last night:—"The steamer Myra Fell, in trying to get up the channel on Saturday night, struck the bank of the channel, and had not reached the wharf at 6 o'clock ...

    Article : 46 words
  34. VICTORIA.

    It is doubtful if there has ever been a pantomime so clover, amusing, and entertaining as this year's "Jack and Jill" at Her Majesty's. The first performance last night ...

    Article : 96 words
  35. ALDENHAM AT PORT DARWIN.

    Messrs. Gibbs, Bright, and Co., managing agents for the E. and A. S.S. Company, have been advised of the arrival of the steamer Aldenham at Port Darwin on Saturday afternoon, en route from Japan and China, ...

    Article : 73 words
  36. WOODFORD ACADEMY.

    {No abstract available}

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  37. COAL-LUMPER'S FALL.

    Francis Conway, 31, a coal-lumper, living in Kent-street, city, was assisting to coal the P. and 0. steamer India from the collier Wallsend on Saturday, when ...

    Article : 59 words
  38. THE NORD-DEUTSCHER LLOYD.

    The G.M.S. Friedrich der Grosse leaves Bremen Dec. 23. The G.M.S. Yorok left Suez Dec. 12, and is due at Colombo Dec. 22. ...

    Article : 190 words
  39. NEW ZEALAND.

    The New Zealand Farmers' Distributing Company, Wellington, has obtained £203 damages from the State Coal Department on the ground that coal dust had seriously diminished ...

    Article : 71 words
  40. FALL FROM A TREE.

    Alexander Montgomery, aged 12½, living in Thomas-street, chatswood, on Saturday afternoon, while climbing a tree near his home, slipped and fell 40 feet to the ground. ...

    Article : 56 words
  41. COOERWULL ACADEMY.

    The Rev. John Ferguson presided at the speech day and presentation of prizes at Cooerwull Academy. The Moderator (the Right Rev. J. Macaulay) said that the appointment of the Rev. D. Smith, M.A., as rector of ...

    Article : 102 words
  42. INDIGESTION.

    YOU CAN AVIOD OR YOU CAN CURE INDIGESTION. INDIGESTION. by taking after each meal Five Drops of FISHER'S PHOSPHERINE. ...

    Article : 66 words
  43. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    In the Court of Industrial Appeals brush makers' wages were fixed, giving a general increase in wages of about 1s 6d per day. A detailed piecework list was also adopted. ...

    Article : 42 words
  44. THERE IS NOT

    a civilised country in the world in which Odol is not known as the greatest preparation for cleansing and preserving the teeth and mouth, and the MILLIONS OF BOTTLES of Odol which ...

    Article : 88 words
  45. LINDFIELD COLLEGE.

    Lindfield College marked the close of the first year's work by a cantata given on Tuesday evening by the pupils. The verandah was arranged for the occasion, and the visitors were seated on the lawn. This ...

    Article : 77 words
  46. THE BAR HARBOURS.

    The pilot at Ballina wired yesterday:—13ft 6in on bar, 15ft 6in on inside channel at high water. The following are Saturday's wires:—Bellinger Heads, not sufficient water on crossing; Camden Haven Heads, ...

    Article : 106 words
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