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  2. QUEENSLAND.

    The reductions made by the Land Court at Longreach in selectors' rents are very sweeping, and the Crown will lose a very large amount annually. The reduction in some cases ...

    Article : 68 words
  3. THE FEDERAL MINISTRY.

    The debate on Mr. Watson's motion, "That the present Administration does not possess the confidence of this House," was continued to-day in the House of Representatives. ...

    Article : 576 words
  4. PERSONAL.

    Mr. W. P. Crick, who was last night elected to the position of Chairman of Committees in the Legislative Assembly, was born in South Australia in 1864. He matriculated at ...

    Article : 700 words
  5. SECOND EDITION

    Reports which have reached Tokio state that forts at Port Arthur which have just been captured by a desperate assault include Kuropatkin's fort and ...

    Article : 153 words
  6. THE FISCAL ISSUE.

    Orders for the steel cars for the Baker-street-Waterloo tube railway have been placed in New York, as British firms are unable to make them. One firm, however, ...

    Article : 100 words
  7. SPECIAL CABLES.

    The German press, in commenting upon the Russian expressions of indignation against the conclusion of the treaty between Great Britain and Thibet, and the ...

    Article : 68 words
  8. THE WAR.

    An English woman, the wife of M. Kra[?]tchenko, a Russian officer in Port Arthur, accompanied Lieutenant Prince Radzwill and others in a junk from Port Arthur to ...

    Article : 189 words
  9. ARGENTINA'S DENIAL.

    Argentina denies that she has sold four warships to Russia, as implied in the message that four Argentine warships had reinforced the Baltic squadron at Libau. ...

    Article : 33 words
  10. THE HIGH COURT.

    In the Hight Court to-day argument was concluded in the appeal from the judgment of the State Full Court, setting aside a Judgment by Mr. Justice Power, in an action ...

    Article : 80 words
  11. MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS.

    Advices from St. Petersburg are to the effect that considerable Japanese forces have landed at Dainy and Yingkow. At the instance, of Japan the crews of ...

    Article : 53 words
  12. MORE GERMAN "REVELATIONS."

    The "Vorwaerts" (of Berlin), the chief organ of the German Socialists, has made extraordinary revelations regarding the action of the Hamburg-American ...

    Article : 80 words
  13. THE NEW HEBRIDES QUESTION.

    As already stated in the "Herald," a petition, signed by nearly the whole of the British planters and settlers in the New Hebrides, has been presented to Mr. G. H. Reid, the Federal ...

    Article : 669 words
  14. A MYSTERIOUS TELEGRAM.

    In the course of his speech at Welbeck Abbey on "Agriculture as Affected by the Fiscal Policy," on August 4, Mr. Chamberlain said that he had received ...

    Article : 132 words
  15. COMMENTS ON THE SITUATION.

    General Kuropatkin is said to be Weighing prestige in the balances against the safety of his army. Such reports put a great general in a false position. Russian prestige has ...

    Article : 1,110 words
  16. RUSSIAN CORRESPONDENTS.

    Owing to a difference with the authorities, most of the correspondents of Russian newspapers at the front with the Russian army have been ordered home. ...

    Article : 38 words
  17. THE SERVIAN CORONATION.

    King Peter of Servia was crowned at Belgrade to-day. There was no disturbance. Sept. 22. ...

    Article : 674 words
  18. DISASTERS IN AMERICA.

    Nobody has been punished in spite of the negligence which was proved to have been a contributing cause to the disaster on board the excursion steamer General ...

    Article : 390 words
  19. DISILLUSIONED DOWIEITES.

    Thirty followers of the Rev. J. A. Dowie, of Zion, near Chicago, have disapproved of the latest promotion with which their prophet has honoured himself, and ...

    Article : 140 words
  20. JAPANESE WEDGE.

    The "Morning Post" asserts that the capture by the Japanese of two forts near Shui-shi-ying. the protecting fort of the waterworks of Port Arthur, facilitates ...

    Article : 60 words
  21. THE SQUADRON TO SORTIE.

    'An authoritative statement has reached Shanghai that the squadron at Port Arthur has determined to make a sortie this week and try to reach Kiao-chau, the Grerman ...

    Article : 60 words
  22. THE FREETHINKERS' CONFERENCE.

    At the conference of freethinkers in Rome yesterday lively altercations took place between the anarchist and the socialist sections on the question of the ...

    Article : 101 words
  23. THE ADVANCE ON MUKDEN.

    Field-Marshal Oyama, the Japanese Commander in-Chief, has telegraphed:— "Seven battalions of infantry with two batteries of artillery attacked the ...

    Article : 90 words
  24. RESUMPTION OF THE DEBATE.

    The Speaker took the chair at 2.30 p.m. Mr. LONSDALE (N.S.W.), continuing his speech, which was commenced last night, attacked the socialistic tendency of the Labour ...

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  25. THE MORALITY OF LYNCHING.

    An unprecedented event is reported from Alabama (U.S.A.). The Grand Jury has sanctioned the indictment of 26 whites at Huntsvllle for lynching and marder, ...

    Article : 387 words
  26. STATE PARLIAMENTS.

    In the Legislative Assembly to-day the Premier gave notice of a bill to provide for the construction of an electric tram from St. Kilda towards Brighton. On the motion of ...

    Article : 238 words
  27. VICTORIA.

    At the annual meeting of the promoters of the Hospital Saturday and Sunday movement held this afternoon the report submitted showed that last year£6745 15s was allocated ...

    Article : 68 words
  28. INTERVIEW WITH MR. CRONSTEDT.

    Mr. F. Cronstedt, who for the past 37 years has been a planter and trader at Tongoa, New Hebrides, had some interesting information to communicate with regard to that ...

    Article : 425 words
  29. SCENE OF THE NEXT BATTLE.

    Nine Jnpanese divisions are advancing on the Hun River, which forms the direct front of the Russians. The millet crops have been harvested, ...

    Article : 75 words
  30. NEMESIS RELIEF FUND.

    The Acting Lord Mayor, as hon. treasurer of the Nemesis Relief Fund, has received subscriptions totalling £2135. This includes a cheque for £500 from Huddart, Parker, and ...

    Article : 32 words
  31. SUCCESS OF CAVALRY.

    General Kuropatkin reports that his cavalry, with machine guns, on Tuesday repulsed two attacks by the Japanese on the Da-ling (Pass), towards Mukden. ...

    Article : 57 words
  32. MISSING BARQUE ACACIA.

    The Premier of Tasmania has been informed that the search which was recently made along the west and north-west coast of the island for the missing barque. Acacia had ...

    Article : 58 words
  33. WAR OF STEERAGE RATES.

    The German allied steamship lines have raised the westward steerage rate from Great Britain to America, but have reduced the Atlantic ...

    Article : 71 words
  34. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    In the Legislative Council to-day a bill was introduced regulating the use of coupons The Commissioner of Public Works moved the second reading of the bill to ...

    Article : 90 words
  35. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    An earthquake shock was felt at Hawker, and some other northern townships, at 11.15 o'clock last night. It was most severe at Hawker, where people were aroused from ...

    Article : 55 words
  36. RUSSIAN LOSSES AT LIAO-YANG.

    The Russian casualties at Liao-yang included 465 officers, among them being six generals. General Kuroki's spoil at Liao-yaug ...

    Article : 34 words
  37. THE RUSSIAN RETREAT.

    The "Journal de St. Petersbourg" (the [?]gan of the Russian Minister for Foreign Affairs) declines that the splendid retrent from Liao-yang shows that the Russian ...

    Article : 50 words
  38. WESTERN AUSTRALIA.

    Dr. Dale, of Kookynie, is reported to be missing since Saturday last. He went to Niagara on Friday to attend a case of sickness, and has not returned. The police have ...

    Article : 209 words
  39. QUEENSLAND.

    In the Legislative Assembly to-day Mr. Georgo Jackson was unanimously re-elected Chairman of Committees Mr. Paget introduced a bill to provide for compensation for ...

    Article : 198 words
  40. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    The steamet Star of Scotland, built for Messrs J. P. Corry and Co., and intended for the Australian and New Zealand trade, has been launched at Belfast ...

    Article : 227 words
  41. ADULTERATED LIQUOR.

    At the South Brisbane Police Court to-day Mary E. Dwyer, licensee of the Broadway Hotel, Wooloongabba, was charged with keeping for sale liquor adulterated with nicotine. ...

    Article : 100 words
  42. THE WOOL SALES.

    Business at the wool sales to-day was animated, and crossbreds have advanced one half-penny per 1b. Merinos were extremely firm. ...

    Article : 56 words
  43. CONTRABAND OF WAR.

    Mr. John Hay the United States Secretary of State, in his despatch to Russia Protesting against the confiscation of the American-owned cargo of the Arabia, ...

    Article : 196 words
  44. SANITARY INSPECTION OF A MINE.

    An uncommon and important case was heard at the police court to-day, when Mr. Polkinghorne, sanitary inspector, applied to Mr. Stevenson, P.M., for an order to visit the ...

    Article : 196 words
  45. SUPPOSED CASE OF SUICIDE.

    The dead body of a man named Biddle, who disappeared mysteriously from the Alexandra Hotel, was found this morning in a culvert on the Strand. It is supposed that Biddle shot ...

    Article : 38 words
  46. WESTERN AUSTRALIA.

    In the Legislative Assembly to-day the debate on the second reading of the Arbitration Amendment Bill was adjourned indefinitely. It is understood that the Government intends to ...

    Article : 97 words
  47. FOUND DEAD.

    The Deputy Coroner for Wollongong, Mr. J. Han, held an adjourned magisterial inquiry at Helensburgh on Tuesday touching the human remains found at the head of the Woronora on ...

    Article : 142 words
  48. SUPPOSED CASE OF ACCIDENTAL SHOOTING.

    The coroner, who was accompanied by Sub-Inspector Roden,, proceeded to Bungonia to-day to hold an inquest on the body of a miner named Frank Donnolly, who was foun[?] on ...

    Article : 153 words
  49. R.M.S. BRITANNIA AT FREMANTLE.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 133 words
  50. LATE SHIPPING.

    Peregrine, s, 1660 tons, Captain J. Pain, from Townsville, via ports. Howard Smith Co., Limited, agents. Ramornie, s, 540 tons, Captain R. Alley, from ...

    Article : 43 words
  51. NEW ZEALAND.

    Mr. Allen, a clerk at Palmerston, has been bequeathed —40,000 by his former employer in England. ...

    Article : 25 words
  52. CHILDREN LOVE THEM

    and always prefer them to other sorts. Arnott's Mille Arrowroots are known as—[?]he Children's Biscuits."—Adv[?] ...

    Article : 21 words
  53. NOTHING SO COMFORTING

    or health-giving for the little children a[?] ARNOTT'S MILK ARROWROOTS. "The children's biscuits."—Advt. ...

    Article : 21 words
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