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  2. COUNTRY NEWS. (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENTS.) THE WHEAT HARVEST.

    The area under wheat this season shown an increase over that of the previous season by 1000 acres. Owing to a continuation of dry, hot weather, some of the late wheat showed signs of failing, ...

    Article : 427 words
  3. AMUSEMENTS. LYCEUM THEATRE.

    The last three nights of "The Merchant of Vcnice " are announced at the Lyceum Theatre, so that but fow opportunities remain of seeing a great play that is too seldom staged in Sydney. Mr. Bellew's ...

    Article : 74 words
  4. SPORTING INTELLIGENCE. THE TURF.

    Pony and galloway races will be run to-day at Moorefield. The first race is timed to start at 2.10 p.m. In addition to the ordinary traffic by rail special trains will leave Redfern station at 1 and 1.25 ...

    Article : 1,006 words
  5. WESLEYAN TEMPERANCE DEMONSTRATION.

    The annual public temperance demonstration in connection with the Wesleyan Methodist Church was held yesterday evening in the Contenary Hall, York-street. The chair was taken by Alderman W. Crispin. ...

    Article : 669 words
  6. THE GLEANERS' UNION.

    The fifth annual meeting of the New South Wales Gleaners' Association was held yesterday after, noon and evening in the large hall of the Y.M.C.A. rooms. This association, as is generally known, ...

    Article : 488 words
  7. (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.)

    In the senior cricket the Civil Service Club defeated the Milton Club easily. WOLLONGONG, Tuesday. The Wollongong Cricket Club defeated I Zingari, Sydney, ...

    Article : 50 words
  8. THEATRE ROYAL.

    At the Theatre Royal the warlike pageant and stirring speeches of "Henry V." with Mr. Rignold in his great part as the patriotic King, are meeting with general favour, and no change is announced ...

    Article : 49 words
  9. CYCLING.

    Already signs are not wanting that the Cyclists' Union have, in opening the splendid track which has been just been completed on the Sydney Cricket Ground with a two days' meeting on the 12th and ...

    Article : 402 words
  10. ROSEHILL RACING CLUB.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 484 words
  11. HER MAJESTY'S THEATRE.

    The only matinee of " A Milk White Flag" will take place at Her Majesty's Theatre to-day, when the curtain will rise at 2 o'clock. Last night there was a great attendance, and the vivacious spectacular ...

    Article : 66 words
  12. MR G. L. GOODMAN'S MATINEE.

    Mr. G. L. Goodman's benefit matinee will take place at the Lyceum Theatre to-morrow under distinguished patronage, and the strength of the programma should ensure a large attendance in the ...

    Article : 137 words
  13. ORGAN RECITAL AND CONCERT.

    There was a moderate attendance at the Pitt-street Congregational Church last night, when Miss Lilian Frost gave an organ recital and concert. Miss Frost played "The War March of the Priests," ...

    Article : 131 words
  14. LAND TAX VALUATIONS.

    A meeting of representative landowners was held last night under the auspices of the Graziers and Selectors' Association to protest against the execssive land tax valuation. Mr. L. J. Brennan, J.P., ...

    Article : 116 words
  15. BRITISH AND FOREIGN SHIPPING.

    Sailed: Waimate, ship, for Lyttolton: Skjold, barque, for Melbourne; Principality, ship, Dalgoner, barque, for Sydney;,Freida, barque, for Fremantle. (For Continuation of Shipping aee page 6.) ...

    Article : 320 words
  16. PEDESTRIANISM.

    Entries close next Friday morning for the 75 yards' novice and professional handicap, to be run at Lillie Bridge on Saturday night. ...

    Article : 24 words
  17. KENSINGTON PONY AND GALLOWAY RACES.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 282 words
  18. PHILHARMONIC SOCIETY.

    The cantata, "The Sun Worshippers," will open the Philharmonic Society's concert at the Town Hall to-night, and the fact that the work is short has enabled Signor Hazon to prepare a tuneful and [?] ...

    Article : 124 words
  19. SWIMMING.

    The Hon. J. Garrard, Minister for Public Instruction, wrote yesterday to the hon. sees. of the Public Schools' Athletie Association expressing his surprise and pleasure at the success of the movement ...

    Article : 65 words
  20. THE NEW TRAIN SERVICE.

    Owing to the new train regulations the Herald was delivered in Bowral at 7 o'clock this morning. The new arrangement is a boon to the busiucss people. ...

    Article : 73 words
  21. AQUATICS.

    On Monday night a largely attended public meeting took place in the Oxford Hall. Lyons-road, Drummoyne, for the purpose of considering the advisability of holding the second aunual regatta of ...

    Article : 213 words
  22. TOWN HALL ORGAN RECITALS.

    By arrangement with the City Council, Mrs. Jefferson will give a recital at the Town Hall to-day, when her programme will include selections from "Cavallerea Rusticana," Spinney's ...

    Article : 39 words
  23. THE ECONOMIC ASSOCIATION.

    The annual meeting of the Economic Association was held at the Equitable-buildings, George-street, last evening. There was a large attendance of members. Mr. R. T. Black presided. The following ...

    Article : 419 words
  24. QUARTER SESSIONS.

    The Quarler Sessions were opened to-day before Judge Docker, Mr. Murray prosecuting. Robert M'Donald, charged with assault and battery, pleaded guilty to common assault. The plea was accepted, ...

    Article : 100 words
  25. PASSENGERS BOOKED BY THE AUSTRALIEN.

    The following passages have been booked by the French mail steamer Australien leaving Circular Quay at 1 p.m. to-day for Marscilles, via ports. For Marscilles: Mr. Da Tournelles, Mrs. Bertrand, Mr. M'Kinnon, Mr. Clarke, ...

    Article : 118 words
  26. MR. LAURANCE PHILLIP'S RECITAL.

    Mr. Laurance Phillip, a new pianist, who will be introduced at the next concert of the Sydney Liedertafel a fortnight hence, gave an invitation recital at Messrs. W. B. Paling and Co.'s concert-room last ...

    Article : 204 words
  27. CRICKET.

    The practice wickets on the Sydney Cricket Ground were occupied yesterday by a fair muster of intercolonial candidates. Good solid work was indulged in Coningham sent donn some excellent deliveries, ...

    Article : 325 words
  28. THE MAIL STEAMERS.

    The Oldenburg, hence, arrived at Colombo on Saturday, 28th November, two day's in advance of contract time. The R.M.S. Parramatta arrived at Plymouth on Sunday morning, the 29th November. ...

    Article : 48 words
  29. BEGA CATTLE SALES,

    The usual cattle sales were held to-day. A good number were yarded. Springers and hoifers realised £3 12s 6d; cows, £3, heifers l8 months old, 17s. The quality was up to the average. A lot of fat ...

    Article : 63 words
  30. WHEAT AND FLOUR SHIPMENTS.

    The Aspice, Westgate, and anothervessel have been fired to load 5000 tons of wheat for Sydney at New york. The Aswanly (s.) brings 4000 tons of dour from Port Oregon. ...

    Article : 30 words
  31. SYDNEY AMATEUR SAILING CLUB.

    A fair attendance of members was present at last night's meeting of this club, held at the Exchange Hotel. Mr. H. M. Cockshott (vice-commodore) presided. A circular was read from the Johnstone's ...

    Article : 163 words
  32. SALE OF WORK AT SUMMER HILL.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 142 words
  33. AMATEUR ORCHESTRAL SOCIETY.

    The final concert this year of the Amateur Orchestral Society will take place at the Town Hall next Wednesday, under Signor Hazon's direction. The programme has been chosen by a general ...

    Article : 83 words
  34. SUPPOSED CASE OF SUICIDE.

    Quite a sensation was caused here on the announcement that a note had been found in the pocket of an old skirt of Mrs. J. Hosking, jun., who was burnt to death last Tuesday through her ...

    Article : 2,774 words
  35. THE MONNING GALLOPS.

    The Weather at Randwick yesterday morning was fine, but sultry, and Kelso was early astir, the first of his string to appear being Mabel and Juvenile, who covered six furlongs in 1 minute 20½ seconds, ...

    Article : 368 words
  36. JEWISH HOME ENTERTAINMENT.

    There will be an amateur perfornance of "The Mikado" on an elaborate scale at the Criterion Theatre on Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday (9th, 10th, and 12th December) in aid of the Sir ...

    Article : 531 words
  37. SYDNEY FLYING SQUADRON.

    Vicc-Commodore A.Kinninmout presided at Monday night's meeting of this club. A protest lodged by Grnee Darling against Yvonne in last Saturday's race was dismissed. Prizes won in that ...

    Article : 129 words
  38. MR. HARRY DONNAN BANQUETED.

    Last night Mr. H.DOnnan, a member of the Australian eleven and a native of this town, was tendered a complimentary banquet at the Commercial Hotel by his old associates and the leading residents. ...

    Article : 1,245 words
  39. LEGISLATION FOR THE AGED POOR.

    Sir,—Will you kindly, allow me space to make a few remarks anent this subject, which has been touched upon by a writer in your issue of to-day, signing himself Senex," with whose remarks I am ...

    Article : 625 words
  40. MEETINGS.

    The annual meeting of the Sydney Diocesan Council of the Brotherhood of St. Andrew was held in St Philip's "Vestry, Church-hill, on Monday evening, 30th November. The secretary's report ...

    Article : 190 words
  41. WORKING AND FACTORY GIRLS' CLUB.

    The annual meeting in connection with the Working and Factory Girls' Club was held at St. James's Parish Hall, Phillip-street, last evening. (Sir Arthur Renwick presided. The chairman said he ...

    Article : 572 words
  42. ROSEBERY PARK PONY AND GALLOWAY RACES.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 463 words
  43. SYDNEY RAGGED SCHOOLS.

    The quarterly meeting of the committee of the Sydney Ragged Schools was held on Friday. There were present—Revs. R. S. Paterson (in [?]the chair), J. Hargrave, S. Wilkinson, J. G. Southby, T. E. ...

    Article : 161 words
  44. CHURCH NEWS.

    The monthly meeting was held on Monday last in St. James' Vestry, King-street. The Rev. W. I. Carr Smith was in the chair, and there were present Revs. Coles Child, E. B. Proctor, E. G. Stiles, P. ...

    Article : 239 words
  45. N.S.W. LOCAL OPTION LEAGUE.

    Last night, by request of the Rev. F. B. Boyce (president of the Local Option League), a large gathering of executive officers of the several church and lay temperance organisations represented at the ...

    Article : 111 words
  46. TICK BITES IN DOGS.

    Sir,—Several correspondents have recently sent you far publication in your paper cures for tick bites, but none of them are, I think, equal to the following, which I copied from a Sydney Mail in the early ...

    Article : 169 words
  47. LILLIE BRIDGE RACES.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 148 words
  48. THE CONTAGION OF RINDERPEST.

    Sir,—I see from an article in a recent issue of your paper that it is reported from Bechuanaland that the natives have been dying through eating the flesh of animals afficted with rinderpest; but confirmation ...

    Article : 159 words
  49. THE PARKES COMMISSION.

    Sir,—With reference to your very sensible leader of this morning on the result of the above inquiry it now remains for Mr. Parkas to carry out his promise of retiring from Parliament. He is bound ...

    Article : 141 words
  50. KINDERGARTEN UNION.

    A meeting of the council of the Kindergarten Union was held yesterday at Vickery's-chambers, Pitt-street. There were present—Mesdames Wolstenholme (in the chair), M'Allum, Rich, Bennett, ...

    Article : 128 words
  51. Advertising

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    Advertising : 147 words
  52. CANTERBURY PARK RACE CLUB.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 279 words
  53. Advertising

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