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  2. A ROYAL COMMISSION ASKED FOR.

    A deputation from the Protectionist Association of Queensland waited on Ministers to-day. The object in view was explained by Mr. E. C. Barton (president of the associati[?], Mr. J. D. Campbell, ...

    Article : 855 words
  3. WAVERLEY BOROUGH AFFAIRS.

    Matters in connection with the borough of Waverley have assumed a serious aspect during the past few days, principally owing to the strong opposition on the part of some of the ratepayers and aldermen ...

    Article : 1,973 words
  4. NEWCASTLE.

    The ceremony of opening the new fire station which has just been erected in James-street, Hamilton, was performed yesterday afternoon by Mrs. A. H. Griffith, in the presence of a large and ...

    Article : 586 words
  5. THE BUBONIC PLAGUE.

    This is the stage of the year when a recrudescence of bubonic plague might reasonably, according to scientific dat[?], be expected. A case which unfortunately terminated fatally has actually occurred ...

    Article : 1,037 words
  6. Advertising

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    Advertising : 128 words
  7. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    Elizabeth Hillier, 13, was severely burned at Bordertown on Thursday and died a few hours afterwards. Until the Commonwealth Government issue a ...

    Article : 168 words
  8. MR. W. H. WILKS AT LEICHHARDT.

    On Saturday night Mr. W. H. Wilks, M.L.A., addressed a large meeting of the Dalley electors from Parsonage's balcony, Parramatta-road Leichhardt. The chair was occupied by Mr. J. Ha[?], and on the ...

    Article : 331 words
  9. MASS MEETING AT BRISBANE.

    What was termed a mass meeting, and at which citizens were requested to "roll up," was held at the Exhibition Building last night. The large hall was crowded. A large number of ladies attended, ...

    Article : 1,545 words
  10. QUEENSLAND.

    The Charters Towers gold yield in February was: —Mills, 15,850 tons for 14,600oz.; cyanide works, 27,263 tons for 12,000oz. The dividends were £20,200, and the calls £2800. ...

    Article : 36 words
  11. CANDIDATURE OF DR. ZILLMAN AND MR. W. H. GOCHER.

    Dr. Zillman and Mr. W. H. Gocher, candidates for the Federal Senate, delivered addresses on Saturday evening from the balcony of the Golden Fleece Hotel, Haymarket. The chair was occupied by Mr. ...

    Article : 208 words
  12. THE COMMONWEALTH.

    It has already been stated that the local Military Department will, until the passage of an Australian Defence Act, be administered by Mr. See, Colonial Secretary in whose heavy list of duties that of ...

    Article : 474 words
  13. NORTH SYDNEY ELECTORATE.

    Mr. Dugald Thomson, M.L.A., the selected candidate for the House of Representatives of the Freetrade and Liberal Association, addressed a large meeting of electors on Saturday evening at the School ...

    Article : 492 words
  14. MR. S. A. ROSA AT NEWTOWN.

    Mr. S. A. Rosa, one of the candidates for the Senate, addressed a large meeting on Friday evening from the balcony of the Newtown Town Hall, Mr. W. H. [?]olmey occupied the chair. ...

    Article : 310 words
  15. THE VISIT OF THE FEDERAL MINISTRY.

    The citizens' reception committee has completed all arrangements for the entertaining of the Federal Premier and his Ministers on the occasion of their first official visit to Newcastle to-morrow. Mr. ...

    Article : 301 words
  16. SOCIALIST LABOUR PARTY.

    A well-attended meeting of electors was held in the Temperance Hall, Montague-street, Balmain, on Friday night, when addresses were delivered by Messrs. Andrew Thomson, James O. Moroney, and ...

    Article : 303 words
  17. PRECAUTION AGAINST PLAGUE.

    "The news to hand by cable of the activity of the plague in other parts of the world [?] said the Mayor, Alderman Dr. Graham, M.L.A., [?] "Herald" reporter on Saturday, "keeping us fully ...

    Article : 727 words
  18. MR. HARRY FORAN AT EAST SYDNEY.

    Mr. Harry Foran addressed the electors of East Sydney as a candidate for the Federal Parliament on Thursday evening at the corner of Riley and Devonshire street[?], Surry Hills. Mr. P. O'Sullivan ...

    Article : 134 words
  19. THE COAL EXPORT TRADE.

    The quantity of coal exported to places beyond the State during the week ended at noon yesterday was 52,942 tons, as compared with the record for the port of 78,113 tons established during the previous week, ...

    Article : 223 words
  20. DEATH OF A MAN AT NEWTOWN.

    James Cully, a bootmaker, aged 55, who it was reported in Saturday's issue of the "Herald" was found an unconscious condition on the Newtown-road during the early hours of Friday morning, died ...

    Article : 344 words
  21. MR. SANDFORD AT PARRAMATTA.

    On Saturday evening from Tattersall's balcony, Parramatta, a large gathering was addressed in support of the candidature of Mr. Sandford. Alderman Thorpe addressed the meeting, ...

    Article : 96 words
  22. ACTION BY THE BOARD OF HEALTH.

    The president of the Board of Health (Dr. Ashburton Thompson) was seen last night by a "Herald" representative in connection with the death of the seaman Olaus Olsen, at the Quarantine ...

    Article : 953 words
  23. THE CHURCHES.

    The Rev. H. C. George, of South Brisbane, occupied the pulpit of the Newcastle Congregational Church to-day. The annual harvest festival in connection with the ...

    Article : 142 words
  24. MR. JOSEPH COOK AT KELLYVILLE.

    Mr. Joseph Cook spoke at Kellyville on Thursday evening, when he was accorded a hearty reception from a large gathering. Mr. Cook dealt chiefly with the fiscal question. He urged that as the ...

    Article : 182 words
  25. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.

    A meeting of the electors of the Lang constituency was held on Friday night at the Town Hall, Rockdale, to hear an address by Mr. J. Passmore Edwards, a candidate for the representation of the ...

    Article : 497 words
  26. THE MURDER BY BLACKS.

    The Commissioner of Police has received the following telegram from the Chief of Police at Wyndham:"I arrived at Denham on the 26th ultimo, and examined the body of Jeremiah Durack. There ...

    Article : 203 words
  27. IN OTHER STATES.

    The nominations for the Senate were formally declared on Saturday. MELBOURNE, Sunday. Mr. Robert Reid, M.L.C., one of the candidates ...

    Article : 316 words
  28. THE SAILING CLUB.

    Under the auspices of the Fort Hunter Sailing Club, an interesting handicap race for 10-footers was sailed over the usual course yesterday afternoon, and resulted in a dead heat for first place between the ...

    Article : 301 words
  29. TRAGEDY AT WILBERFORCE.

    A tragedy is reported to have occurred at Wilberforce. Mr. W. Cobcroft, licensee of the Wilberforce Hotel, was stabbed this morning and died about four hours after. ...

    Article : 33 words
  30. BOWLING COMPETITIONS.

    A friendly two-rink match between representatives of the City (Highlands) and Waratah Bowling Clubs was played on the Hamilton Club's green yesterday afternoon, and resulted in an easy victory for ...

    Article : 233 words
  31. SHIPPING REPORTS.

    Custom-house.—Entered Outwards: March 2, Waikare, s., for Auckland; Wakatipu, s., for Launceton, via Newcastle. Captain E. Farrell, of the City of Grafton, reports ...

    Article : 281 words
  32. SOUTH AFRICAN MAILS.

    The following advice has been received from the General of Communications, Capetown, under da[?] of February 27:—"Owing to the plague, Australian military mails are going via London, and are due [?] ...

    Article : 37 words
  33. THE NEWCASTLE LABOUR CANDIDATE.

    The second poll on the exhaustive voting principle for the selection of a labour candidate to contest the local seat in the Federal House of Representatives was completed by the combined labour leagues of the ...

    Article : 221 words
  34. A CASE IN BRISBANE.

    A man named Kehler, aged 20, residing at My[?] town, near Pinkenba, is suffering from bubo[?] plague, and is now at Colmslie. He was feverish yesterday, and has been subjected to injection of the ...

    Article : 215 words
  35. ALDERMAN [?]. R. COHEN'S CANDIDATURE.

    A large meeting was addressed by Alderman [?]. R. Cohen at St. A[?]dan's Hall, Johnston-street, Annandale, on Friday night, in furtherance of his candidature for the Dalley Electorate. Mr. O. C. ...

    Article : 357 words
  36. THE SUGAR INDUSTRY.

    The sugargrowers and others interested in the sugar industry are slightly less alarmed since hearing Mr. Barton's' speech on kanaka labour, and his determination not to destroy such a large and ...

    Article : 44 words
  37. THE SENATE.

    Mr. Eden George and Mr. R. D. Meagher, [?] dates for the Senate, addressed a [?] balcony of an hotel last night. The [?] bered some hundreds, and both ...

    Article : 467 words
  38. Advertising

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    Advertising : 64 words
  39. THE MAIL STEAMERS.

    The So[?]oma, R.M.S., hence to San Francisco, arrived at Auckland on Saturday morning. The R.M.S. Aorangi, from Vancouver to Sydney, arrived at Brisbane on Saturday. ...

    Article : 70 words
  40. MESSAGE TO THE TROOPS FROM THE DEFENCE MINISTER.

    In a general order, issued by the Minister for Defence on the occasion of his taking charge of the Departments of Defence of the various states, Sir John Forrest commends the patriotism and the ...

    Article : 100 words
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