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  2. THE ELECTORAL ACT. PROPOSED AMENDMENTS.

    The effect of the passage of the Electoral Roform Bill, and the establishment of all the intricate machinery necessary to bring it into operation, has been to convert the hitherto quiet ...

    Article : 1,997 words
  3. VICTORIA. [BY TELEGRAPH.] (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) OCCUPATION OF MALLEE LANDS.

    The Minister for Lands has received a letter from George Wood, of Collins-street, asking if the Government are prepared to sell 450,000 acres of mallee land bordering ...

    Article : 123 words
  4. SPECIAL CABLES.

    Further anarchist arrests have been made in Paris. Another bomb has been found at Lyons. Anarchists, fearing arrest, are leaving ...

    Article : 109 words
  5. SPECIAL CABLES. FROM THE HERALD'S LONDON COERESPONDENTS.

    Intelligence to hand from Bathurst, the capital of Gambia, in West Africa, states that a second landing party sent against the rebel slavers has been repulsed. ...

    Article : 282 words
  6. The Sydeny Morning Herald.

    FURTHER purticulars regarding the operations of the British against the slavers under the Chief Fodisolah, in West Africa, show that the British force, consisting of 220 blue-jackets, fell into an ...

    Article : 11,350 words
  7. THE PREVALENCE OF TYPHOID.

    The number of cases of typhoid fever reported to the Board of Health from all parts of the colony last week was 148, of which 17 cases ended fatally. In the corresponding week of last year there were ...

    Article : 70 words
  8. THE UNEMPLOYED.

    The Premier has decided that in all cases where work is given to the unemployed that it should only be men who could prove that they have been residents of Victoria for many months who should ...

    Article : 112 words
  9. THE PEACE OF EUROPE.

    A meeting will take place at Abbazzia, in Italy, at the end of March, between the Czar of Russia, the Emperor William of Germany, the Emperor Francis Joseph of ...

    Article : 45 words
  10. RETRENCHMENT IN THE PUBLIC SERVICE.

    The reports of the permanent heads of the Government Departments on the question of further retrenchment are to the effect that owing to the drastric retrenchment made by ...

    Article : 52 words
  11. CYCLONE IN MAURITIUS.

    A destructive cyclone has passed over Mauritius. During the height of the storm a train was blown over a bridge into a river. ...

    Article : 49 words
  12. THE RAILWAY COMMISSIONERS.

    Mr. K. L. Murray, one of the retiring Railway Commissioners, states that he has always taken it for granted that he was to remain in the department and act as chairman of the new ...

    Article : 71 words
  13. FIRES IN LONDON.

    A great fire has occurred at Bellamy's Granaries, at Rotherhithe. An immense amount of damage has been done. The dock is piled with debrie reaching to a ...

    Article : 48 words
  14. RECEPTION OF THE NEWS IN THE CITY.

    The reverse sustained by the men from the British warships operating against the slave-dealers on the African coast, and reported in the Herald cables yesterday, was a great surprise in naval circles here. The ...

    Article : 824 words
  15. MINING VENTURES AT COOLGARDIE.

    Mr. Z. Lane, for five or six years manager of Block 14 Company, Broken Hill, proceeds to England by the M. M. S. Polynesien, his services having been specially retained by the directorate ...

    Article : 72 words
  16. THE MERCANTILE BANK PROSECUTION.

    The trial of Sir Matthew Davies, Mantz, and Millidge in connection with the issue of the report and balance-sheet of the Mercantile Bank for the halfyear ended the 1st February, 1892, was resumed ...

    Article : 81 words
  17. THE AMERICAN TARIFF BILL.

    Further amendments have been made in the United States TariS Bill, with the view of conciliating the sugar and coal interests. ...

    Article : 31 words
  18. THE GOVERNOR OF QUEENSLAND.

    Lieutenant Pyne, of the Warwickshire Regiment, has been appointed as aide-decamp to Sir Henry Norman, Governor of Queensland. ...

    Article : 32 words
  19. AN ARBITRATION CASE.

    The result of the arbitration consequent upon the contractor, Mr. James Downie, for the new female prison at Pentridge claiming £82,000 for extras on his contract was made known to-day. ...

    Article : 128 words
  20. MELBOURNE BOARD OF WORKS.

    The Times says that the decision of the Melbourne Board of Works to borrow locally has produced a good effect in the City. ...

    Article : 34 words
  21. STANDARD BANK OF AUSTRALIA.

    The first ordinary meeting of shareholders in the reconstructed Standurd Bank of Australia was held to-day. Mr. E. Langton, who presided, said a reduction of £2000 had been made in the ...

    Article : 323 words
  22. TO-DAY.

    Opening of Wesleyan Conference. Carrington Centennial Hospital for Convalesceents; Annual meeting in the boardroom of the Liverpool and London and Globe Insurance Office, 3.30 p.m. ...

    Article : 187 words
  23. THE AUSTRALIAN FINANCIAL CRISIS.

    The Daily Chronicle condemns the minute of Mr. A. G. V. Peel on "The Australian Financial Crisis of 1893," which proved to be an unofficial essay by ...

    Article : 73 words
  24. WESTERN AUSTRALIA. [BY TELEGRAPH.] (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) A SHOOTING TRAGEDY.

    News of a tragedy is reported from Cuballing, Plantagenet. On Friday night, about 11 o'clock, a man named John Fitzgerald was lying in a tent when he was disturbed by a half-caste beating his ...

    Article : 191 words
  25. WESTMINSTER ABBEY.

    Mr. Yates Thompson offers £38,000 for the erection of a Monumental Chapel in Old Palace Yard, as an addition to Westminster Abbey. ...

    Article : 30 words
  26. THE WHEAT MARKET.

    The average price of wheat in the English market is 24s 5d per quarter. ...

    Article : 21 words
  27. THE AUSTRIAN STATE DEBT DEPARTMENT.

    The head cashier of the Austrian State Debt Department, who absconded, has committed suicide. His defalcations amounted to £10,000. ...

    Article : 32 words
  28. QUEENSLAND. [BY TELEGRAPH.] (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) THE WRECK OF THE BARQUE AARHUS.

    The barque Aarhus, which was wrecked on Smith's Rock, outside Cape Moreton, had a miscellaneous cargo of American merchandise, besides 16,000 cases of kerosene. There is no hope ...

    Article : 118 words
  29. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    A meeting of gentlemen interested in the village settlements lately formed was held this afternoon, when it was resolved to form a Village Settlement League, with the object of raising subscriptions ...

    Article : 103 words
  30. EIGHT HOURS SYSTEM AT THE WAR OFFICE.

    The loss incurred by the introduction of the eight-hours system in connection with the War Office is to be recouped by a reduction in sick-pay and overtime, and by ...

    Article : 50 words
  31. PROPOSED RAILWAT BY SYDNEY CAPITALISTS.

    A proposal has been made by Sydney capitalists to build a railway from Mullewa to the Murchison goldfields. The concession asked for is similar to that made by the prometers of the Silverton ...

    Article : 85 words
  32. THE EUROPEAN BEET PRODUCTION.

    Mr. F. O. Licht, the Magdeburg expert in beet sugar, states that the past five months' production in Europe shows an increase of 199,000 tons. He estimates ...

    Article : 50 words
  33. BREAK-UP OF THE DROUGHT IN THE WEST.

    Rain is general over a great pertion of the colony. Exceptionally heavy rain has fallen in many parts of the Western districts, including a portion of the country hitherte suffering from the ...

    Article : 96 words
  34. TASMANIA.

    The City Council contemplates laying down a system of electric trams in the city. A protest has been entered on behalf of Mr. Dillon against Mr. Brown's election for ...

    Article : 54 words
  35. SMALLPOX ON BOARD R.M.S. MASSILIA.

    The P. and O. Company's R.M.S. Massilia has arrived at Albany from London, and has been place in quarantine as a case of smallpox was aboard. She had landed another case at Aden on the ...

    Article : 85 words
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