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  2. Advertising

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  3. General Gossip Page

    Dr. Rendall, headmaster of the famous Charterhouse School for the last fourteen years, who holds the view that at the age of sixty, men in his position should relinquish their charge in ...

    Article : 124 words
  4. Theatrical and Musical

    When the long run of "The Arcadians" was closed at the Shaftesbury Theatre, London, the musical play had a record of 300 performances to its credit. One member of the company, ...

    Article : 271 words
  5. MISS ETHEL IRVING.

    The brilliant English actress who is appearing in "The Witness for the Defence" at the Criterion Theatre, commenced her stage career us a child dancer twenty-two years ago in "The ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 548 words
  6. MOST DECORATED AMERICAN.

    "Mr. Pierpont Morgan," says the "New York World," is the most bespangled American on earth, and his chest is not large enough to enable him to carry the orders and ...

    Article : 48 words
  7. WRITING A COMEDY AT THE AGE OF 78.

    Mr. Thomas Edward Crispe, K.C., the famous counsel, who retired from the Ber some years ago, was 78, when he died last month, but he was busy and energetic to the last. He died ...

    Article : 103 words
  8. NOTABLE ARMY MAN RETIRES.

    Major-General James K. Trotter was last month placed on retired pay, and succeeded in the rank by Colonel William E. Biewitt. Joining the Royal Artillery in 1870, he distinguished ...

    Article : 112 words
  9. THEATRICAL TURF LUCK.

    Before he left for England Mr. J. Cr William son had several good wins with his horses. The Australian theatrical manager would seem to have passed on his luck to his ...

    Article : 240 words
  10. LORD METHUEN.

    The promotion of Lord Methuen to be Field-Marshal means that he roust shortly relinquish his present position as Commander-in-Chief in South Africa, and orders have been received for ...

    Article : 137 words
  11. NEW INSPECTCR-GENERAL OF THE FORCES.

    Lieutenant-General Sir Charles Douglas, who has held the southern command in England since 1909, is to succeed Sir John French as Inspector-General of the Forces. ...

    Article : 142 words
  12. CONCERT "DEADHEADS."

    Mr. J. A. Faller Maitland has retired from the position of chief critic on the London "Times," with a record of 22 years' service. In the course of a speech at a dinner which was ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 564 words
  13. THE LATE THOMAS KINGSTON.

    Although Mr. Thomas Kingston led early in August, nothing was known in Australia about the passing of the popular actor until the end of last week. This is the obituary notice as it ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 442 words
  14. LORD KITCHENER IN BUSINESS.

    The appointment of Lord Kitchener to the post of British Agent and Consul-General in Egypt was referred to at the meeting of the shareholders of the London Chatham, and ...

    Article : 212 words
  15. MR. EDISON IN LONDON.

    Mr. Thomas Alva Edison, the world-famous inventor, arrived in England on the Cunara [?] Mauritania early last month. This was the first holiday he had found time to take for ...

    Article : 236 words
  16. COST OF GRAND OPERA.

    Without the large subsidy from the French Government, the Grand Opera House of Paris could not be carried on. In the balance-sheet for the past operatic year, it is shown that ...

    Article : 421 words
  17. PRINCE JOHN IN DISGRACE.

    A story reaches Australia from someone in the Court househeld in reference to Prince John. Recently the Boy Scouts were inspected by the King, and all the Royal children were ...

    Article : 304 words
  18. OPERA IN LONDON

    The London "Era," in its review of the last opera season at Covent Garden, says:—"Of the three novelties, Puc[?] opera, "The Girl or the Golden West," was the most important, ...

    Article : 547 words
  19. Gossip About "Sport."

    Mr. C. J. Eady. of cricket and football fame, has been appointed judge to the Tasmanian Racing Club, a position rendered vacant by the resignation of Mr. W. A. Guesdon. A. ...

    Article : 82 words
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  21. BENEFIT FOR J. M. BLACKHAM.

    The Victorian Cricket Association has decided to play the return match between Victoria and the M.C.C. English team as a benefit for J. M. Blackham, who is not quite 30 well off in ...

    Article : 115 words
  22. A GREAT PRODUCER.

    Max Reinhardt, who is known in London as a great producer, and who is responsible for the big spectacular show at Olympia, was formerly an actor. About 35 years ago, Herr Brahms, ...

    Article : 167 words
  23. Advertising

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  24. WOOTTON'S FORTUNE.

    Among Frank Wootton's enthusiastic admirers is Mr. John Corlett, of the "Pink Un," who says that Grimshaw, Wootton, Kenyon, and J. Reiff were the best boys he ever saw, and ...

    Article : 198 words
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