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  2. THE SITUATION IN ADELAIDE.

    In reply to a telegram from Sydney notifying that the Wollowra's engineers had given 24 hours' notice and refused to negotiate except through the institute, the following telegram was forwarded by Mr. ...

    Article : 317 words
  3. COUNTRY NEWS. CONDITION OF THE CROPS.

    ALBURY, Monday. The harvest is now nearly finished with results in most instances exceeding owners' expectations. Very little grain has yet been sold, the highest local ...

    Article : 284 words
  4. NEW ZEALAND SHIPPING.

    Arrivals: Wenona, barque, from Newcastle, at Auckland: Sir John Franklin, schooner, at Napier, from Newcastle; Turakina (s.), at Wellington, from London; Sunbeam, yacht, at Port Chalmers; Mary A. Troupe, ...

    Article : 430 words
  5. SPORTING INTELLIGENCE. THE TURF.

    Pony and galloway races will be run at Rosebery Park this afternoon, the first event starting at 2.30 o'clock. The usual facilities for reaching the course will be afforded by omnibus and tram services. ...

    Article : 1,137 words
  6. ATHLETICS.

    A committee meeting of the East Sydney Swimming Club was held last night at the New South Wales Sports Club. Mr. H. Hellings occupied the chair. The programme of events to be decided at ...

    Article : 106 words
  7. VICTORIA RACING CLUB AUTUMN MEETING.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 220 words
  8. NEWS BY THE AMERICAN MAIL. From American papers that have reached us by the R.M.S. Alameda we take the following items of news:— TOPICS OF AUSTRALIAN INTEREST.

    This American mail should bring news of several matters that are of some interest to Australians. There is the approach of the Swanhilda to San Francisco, supposed to be braring the murderer Butler, ...

    Article : 516 words
  9. CANTERBURY PARK RACE CLUB.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 231 words
  10. INTERCOLONIAL CRICKET. VICTOBIA v. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    The prospect was not of a kind to attract a very large crowd to the cricket ground to-day, when the game between Victoria and South Australia was continued. The weather indications were for rain. ...

    Article : 875 words
  11. THE MAIL STEAMERS.

    The R.M.S. Ormuz arrived at Plymouth on 29th December, being due there on 4th January 1897. The P. and O. Company's new steamer China left Suez for Australia on the 31st December. ...

    Article : 62 words
  12. THE R.M.S. ALAMEDA.

    Yesterday afternoon the Alameda arrived from her usual trip across the Pacific. She sailed from San Francisco 11th December at 1 a.m., and was delayed 11 hours waiting for the English mail by the Atlantic steamer. From San ...

    Article : 331 words
  13. THE SOLAR HALO.

    What was generally regarded as a peculiar phenomenon was witnessed here yesterday. At about 10.30 the sun became encircled by a halo of intense brilliancy, lasting till noon. The sky was hazy, and ...

    Article : 79 words
  14. VICTORIA AMATEUR TURF CLUB AUTUMN MEETING.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 139 words
  15. WARWICK FARM TONY AND GALLOWAY RACES.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 266 words
  16. THE SOUTHERN COAL TRADE.

    Since the first of the year nine vessels have armed at Wollongong. Of these the following left with cargoes of coal, principally for Sydney and the Richmond River:—Currajong, 550 tons; Macleay, ...

    Article : 102 words
  17. WESTERN AUSTRALIAN TURF CLUB ANNUAL RACES.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 456 words
  18. SMART PASSAGES TO LONDON.

    The Cimba, loaded by Messrs. Danbar, Gedye, and Co., is reported to have made a 75 days' passage from Sydney; and the Samuel Plimsoll, loaded by Messrs. Dalgety and Co., a 78 days' passage. ...

    Article : 41 words
  19. THE ALBURY VINEYARDS.

    Reports from the vineyards in all parts of this district are satisfactory. Oidium was late this season in appearing, and though making rapid headway in December it was soon checked by sulphuring. ...

    Article : 110 words
  20. THE TOKIO MARU.

    Another of the Japanese Steamship Company's steamers, the Tokio Maru, yesterday arrived at Circular Quay from Japan and ports. She is an attractive vessel, and has made a capital passage down, 22 days from Hongkong. On ...

    Article : 143 words
  21. KENSINGTON TONY AND GALLOWAY RACES.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 283 words
  22. FLOOR FOR AUSTHALIA

    A telegram from Vancouver (B.C.) dated 8th December says:—"A large portion of the cargo of the Warrimoo, which sails on Thursday for Australia, consists of 600 tons of Manitoba flour, which ...

    Article : 61 words
  23. THE ALICE MAY.

    The schooner Alice May, Captain Champion, reports having called at Noumea on 5th December, arrived at Norfolk Island on 11th December, and left on 26th December. Called at Lord Howe, and arrived yesterday. ...

    Article : 39 words
  24. DEATH OF MR. P. LAHIFF.

    Mr. P. Lahiff, J.P., a resident of the district for over 40 years, died this morning of paralysis. The deceased was managing director of the Mount Pleasant Coal-mining Company, and was well known as ...

    Article : 146 words
  25. A NEW MARKET FOR WHEAT.

    The United States Consul Holton at Athens in a report to the State Department, says that in consequence of the bad wheat harvest in Russia, which supplies nearly two-thirds of the wheat used in ...

    Article : 76 words
  26. THE EXCELSIOR.

    This barque, after meeting with many delays at Fiji, yesterday returned to Sydney. She was, as mentioned the other day, sold while at Suva, and has come to Sydney in charge of Captain Garrack, and in ballast. ...

    Article : 40 words
  27. LUMBER SHIPPING.

    Messrs. Pope an Talbot, writing from Puget Sound 10th December, report by the Alameda:— Sailed.—Louis, for Melbourne, 19th November; Louis Walsh, for Melbourne, 3rd December; Darra, for Sydney, ...

    Article : 113 words
  28. THE CUBAN REBELLION.

    A telegram from Jacksonville (Fla.) on 5th December says:—The Cuban delegate here has received a request from General Maceo for a large supply of arms and ammunition and medicines to be ...

    Article : 206 words
  29. CRICKET.

    This match, which was commenced on the Sydney Cricket Ground on Saturday, concluded yesterday in a win for the Sydney Second Juniors by 10 wickets. When stumps were drawn on Saturday ...

    Article : 989 words
  30. CASE OF SNAKEBITE.

    To-day a lad named M'Pherson, aged 14 years, the son of a selector at Lowther, 16 miles off. was thrice bitten on the hand by a tiger snake about 4ft. long. His father ligatured his wrist and arm and ...

    Article : 2,382 words
  31. CHARTERS.

    The Lady Elliott goes from Newcastle to a New Zealand port in ballast to load home. The Akera[?]s, at Melbourne, loads at Sydney to Rotterdam. ...

    Article : 97 words
  32. LYNDHURST JOCKEY CLUB.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 114 words
  33. THE PUBLIC HOLIDAY NUISANCE.

    Sir,—Your correspondent "Working Mechanic," with much appropriateness, parades his grievance against the Christmas cluster of "holidays in your issue of the New Year. He ...

    Article : 595 words
  34. THE UNITED STATES NAVY.

    A telegram from Philadelphia dated the 5th December says:—League Island Navy Yard is a scene of unusual bustle and activity. All of the monitors that have been moored in the back channel are now ...

    Article : 329 words
  35. COONABARABRAN JOCKEY CLUB.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 43 words
  36. THE MATCH IN SYDNEY.

    The South Australian team has decided to send to Adelaide for M'Kenzie for the purpose of keeping wickets for them in Sydney as Jarvis is making very slow improvement, and Jones especially feels that ...

    Article : 64 words
  37. MOREE RACES.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 115 words
  38. S.A.J.C. COMMITTEE.

    The S.A.J.C. committee decided this afternoon with regard to the disqualification by the A.R.C. stewards of Sidney Ferry that the inquiry was not conducted in such a manner as to afford Mr. Ferry ...

    Article : 87 words
  39. UNIVERSITY DEGREES. TO THE EDITOR OF THE HERALD.

    Sir,—If, as a versatile contributor to your columns seems to believe, the conferring of a University degree is tautamount merely to the acquisition by the recipient of a certain number of items of ...

    Article : 530 words
  40. SYDNEY TURF CLUB.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 483 words
  41. LAGGAN RACES.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 38 words
  42. BERNHARDT IN A MALE ROLE.

    Mme. Sarah Bernhardt scored a triumph in her assumption of the title role of De Mussett's " Lorenzac" at the Renaissance Theatre last night (says a Paris correspondent telegraphing on 4th December). ...

    Article : 114 words
  43. GRABBEN GULLEN RACES.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 65 words
  44. CUMNOCK CLUB RACES.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 123 words
  45. TESLA ON THE NEW LIGHT.

    The New York electrical Review publishes an exhaustive communication from Nikola Tesla on his latest experiment with the X ray. Tesla states that the sunburn effects noted by many experimenters ...

    Article : 241 words
  46. RAILWAY FARES.

    Sir,—If my letter had a limited application I should address it to the Commisioners, who attend promptly to local wants; but as the object is to discuss an apparent anomaly, on principal I ...

    Article : 315 words
  47. FEDERATION AND THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE CONVENTIONAL ELECTIONS.

    Sir,—Your leader dealing with the above matter and appearing in to-day's issue can be treated as conveying very sound and very able advice to the electors. It cannot be doubted that a ...

    Article : 367 words
  48. BRIGHTON PONY AND GALLOWAY RACES.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 361 words
  49. TO THE EDITOR OF THE HERALD.

    Sir,—I should like to express my thanks to you for giving such prominence to the subject of University examinations. Mr. Tracey has done well in bringing before us ...

    Article : 283 words
  50. CHURCH NEWS.

    The Primate paid a pastoral visit to Manly on Sunday last, and was met on his arrival at 9.45 a.m. by tha vicar (the Rev. A. G. Stoddart)). The Primate, accompanied by the Major of Manly ...

    Article : 97 words
  51. CYCLING. LEAGUE OF WHEELMEN.

    A meeting of the branch committee of the League of New South Wales Wheelmen was held last night in the club rooms, Wynyardlane. There was a full attendance, and ...

    Article : 280 words
  52. RE "INCOME TAX."

    Sir,—Now that the Income Tax returns for 1895-6 have been completed would Mr. Spiller furnish through your medium for those interested in the welfare of the colony the following particulars:— ...

    Article : 98 words
  53. KEEP TO THE LEFT.

    Sir,—Would you kindly allow me to suggest to the Mayor the advisability of adopting a uniform rule of the road—keep to the left. When drivers and bike people go walking they naturally bear to the left— ...

    Article : 87 words
  54. MOOREFIELD RACE CLUB.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 352 words
  55. THE WELLINGTON PARK (N Z.) YEARLINGS.

    The eleventh sale of the Wellington Park thoroughbred yearlings was held to-day, when 25 lots were submitted to public competition by Messrs. Hunter and Nolan, and they realised a total ...

    Article : 111 words
  56. Advertising

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  57. Advertising

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  58. Advertising

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