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  2. THE LATE STORM.

    The complete story of the violent Storm which raged throughout Friday night and Saturday has not yet been told, but many additional particulars came to hand yesterday. ...

    Article : 533 words
  3. SECOND EDITION

    Bar silver is quoted to-day at 2s 213-16d per ounce standard, an advance of [?]d since Friday. ...

    Article : 28 words
  4. THE JAPANESE ADVANCE ON PORT ARTHUR.

    The position of Port Arthur on the Kwan-tung is admirably shown on the above map, for which we are indebted to the London "Daily Telegraph." Ten years ago the Japanese stormed and captured the fortress, which was then weakly defended by Chinese. Heavy siege guns have on this occasion been laboriously dragged from Dalny, 20 miles distant as the crow flies. To-day's cables state that 20,000 Japanese occupy heights from which they seriously threaten the Russian forts. Military opinion in Great Britain and the United States, and lately in France, inclines to the view that the fortress is doomed. The extent of pro-Japanese feeling in America may be judged by the current expression ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 132 words
  5. THE WAR.

    The "Standard" announces that it is reported at St. Petersburg that 20,000 Japanese have occupied heights near Port Arthur, enabling them to seriously damage the ...

    Article : 224 words
  6. THE LATE STORM.

    Up to 3 o'clock this morning the steamer Barwon of the fleet of Messrs. Huddart, Parker, and Co., Proprietary Limited, had not put in an appearance. She sailed from ...

    Article : 142 words
  7. QUEENSLAND MAIL CONTRACT.

    The absence of any provision in the mail contract for the carriage of produce was referred to this morning by the Premier, who expressed regret that the Federal ...

    Article : 165 words
  8. LATE MINING QUOTATIONS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 122 words
  9. RUSSIAN FORT CAPTURED.

    The Tokio correspondent of the "Daily Mail" telegraphs that the Japanese on the 4th instant captured Lung-wang-tang, eight miles east of the harbour entrance of Port ...

    Article : 46 words
  10. TORPEDO ENGAGEMENT.

    During a storm on Friday night Japanese torpedo craft approached Port Arthur. They discovered the cruiser Askold, 5905 tons, in the roadstead, and attacked her. ...

    Article : 75 words
  11. CHARTERS TOWERS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 337 words
  12. THE RAINFALL REGISTRATIONS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 341 words
  13. BRITISH CHINA SQUADRON.

    Much nervousness is felt at Berlin respecting the despatch of the British squadron in the Far East to an unknown destination. ...

    Article : 134 words
  14. THE INVASION OF INDIA.

    The "Daily Express" publishes the text of the secret report of General Kuropatkin to the Czar concerning the best means of invading India. ...

    Article : 201 words
  15. GERMAN FLEET AT PLYMOUTH.

    A German fleet, consisting of eight battleships and seven cruisers, is paying a visit to Plymouth. The "Daily Mail" report asserts that ...

    Article : 52 words
  16. MANCHURIAN OPERATIONS.

    The following cablegram has also been received from Baron Komura, the Japanese Foreign Minister, by the Acting Consul-General for Japan:-— ...

    Article : 81 words
  17. THE CAPTURE OF KAI-PING.

    After three days' operations General Oku occupied Kai-ping, in the north-west of the Liao-tung. at dawn on Saturday, when the Russians retired to the ...

    Article : 128 words
  18. CRICKET IN ENGLAND.

    The Gentlemen of England have twice defeated the Players of England—at Lords on the 4th, 5th, and 6th inst, by two wickets, and at the Kennington Oval on the ...

    Article : 132 words
  19. FIGHTING IN THIBET.

    In the attack on the jong at Gyangtse, in addition to those already reported, four officers, including Lieutenant W. A. C. Bowden-Smith, of the 1st Battalion Royal ...

    Article : 121 words
  20. VICTORIA.

    This afternoon Mr. Eustace Ingram, of the firm of Ingram, Hope-Jones, and Co. (London), completed the attachment of a small model keyboard, with electric connections, to a few ...

    Article : 209 words
  21. THE ASSERTIVE KAISER.

    The German Emperor, as honorary Colonel-in-Chief of the 85th (Wiborg) Regiment of Russian Infantry, telegraphed his congratulations to the regiment on the ...

    Article : 154 words
  22. RUSSIANS RETREAT SLOWLY.

    Major-General Sakharo[?] reports that the Russians slowly retreated on Thursday, the Japanese cavalry, on the rightflank of the general advance compelling ...

    Article : 48 words
  23. THE UNITED STATES PRESIDENCY.

    After he was nominated as the Democratic candidate for the Presidency of the United States by the National Convention of Democrats at St. Louis, Justice Parker ...

    Article : 213 words
  24. THE P. AND O. SERVICE.

    The feat accomplished by the officials of the P. and O. Company in maintaining the regularity of the mail service, nothwithstanding the loss of one of the steamers, and ...

    Article : 495 words
  25. SOME HEAVY TOTALS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 109 words
  26. MARCH ON YING-KOW.

    Major-General Sakharoff reports that the Japanese cavalry are slowly advancing along the shore road of the Liao-tung to Yine-kow (the port of Niu-chwang), at the ...

    Article : 33 words
  27. BHUTAN MINISTER'S ADVICE.

    Tongsa Penlop, the ruling Minister of the Bhuddist State of Bhutan, in the north of India, has advised the Dalai Lama to come to terms with the British ...

    Article : 37 words
  28. IN EASTERN MANCHURIA.

    General Kuroki reports that on the night of the 6th instant a Japanese detachment expelled 300 Russian cavalry from Kang-chang, 25 miles north-east of Sai-[?]-tse, ...

    Article : 98 words
  29. MR. FEGAN AT WICKHAM.

    Mr. Fegan, Minister for Education, opened his campaign this evening in thw Wickham School of Arts, where he delivered an address to a large audience Alderman Bond, Mayor ...

    Article : 485 words
  30. IN THE CITY.

    The total quantity of rain registered in the city during the 48 hours ended at 9 o'clock yesterday morning was 3 inches 47 points, and after that hour further showers, although of ...

    Article : 62 words
  31. THE GRANDE CHARTREUSE.

    The special committee of the French Chamber of Deputies appointed to investigate the circumstances of the alleged attempt to bribe M. Combes, the ...

    Article : 166 words
  32. STATEMENT BY THE METEOROLOGIST.

    Mr. H. A. Hunt, the Acting Government Meteorologist, when seen at the Observatory last night, supplied some further interesting information respecting the late violent ...

    Article : 491 words
  33. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    The Canadian Militia Department has ordered the destruction of all Major-General the Earl of Dundonald's infantry and cavalry text-books on the ground that they ...

    Article : 207 words
  34. IRISH LAND PURCHASE.

    In the House of Commons on Friday night the Irish Land Purchase Act Amendment Bill was read the second time by 109 votes to 82. ...

    Article : 148 words
  35. STATE OF LIAO-YANG.

    The rains have converted the streets and Squares of Liao-yang into lakes. ...

    Article : 15 words
  36. COMMENTS ON THE SITUATION.

    The Japanese are reported to have achieved a conspicuous land success at Port Arthur. General Stoessel is declared to be planning a sortie, and if the heights captured by the ...

    Article : 1,171 words
  37. SALVATION ARMY CONGRESS.

    The final charge of General Booth to the officers of the Salvation Army attending the International Congress aroused tremendous enthusiasm. ...

    Article : 107 words
  38. LATE SHIPPING.

    BRISBANE (500 miles).—Arr: July 11, Myee, s, from Clarence River; Cintra, s, from Cairns; Peregrine, s, from Sydney. MARYBOROUGH (680 miles).—Dep: July 11, ...

    Article : 146 words
  39. CABLES TO THE CONSUL.

    Mr. K. Iwasaki, Acting Consul-General for Japan in Australia, received the following cablegram yesterday morning from Baron Komura, Japanese Minister for Foreign ...

    Article : 71 words
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