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  2. VICE-REGAL VISIT TO NEWCASTLE.

    The weather to-day, which at noon seemed unfavourable for the occasion of the Governor's visit, as rain was then falling, suddenly changed, and it remained pleasant and cool for the rest of the day. ...

    Article : 4,938 words
  3. PARLIAMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES. LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL.

    The President took the chair at half-past 4 o'clock. LEAVE OF ABSENCE. Mr. JACOB moved,—"That leave of absence for ...

    Article : 1,272 words
  4. AGRICULTURAL SHOWS.

    The fourteenth annual show of the Goulburn A., P., and H. Society was commenced to-day in beautiful weather. The attendance numbered about 2000. There were large fields of horses, especially in ...

    Article : 915 words
  5. COUNTRY NEWS.

    There was a southerly gale last night and to-day, but now it shows signs of moderating. The steamer Kallatina has been barbound since yesterday, and also the steamer Casino, for the ...

    Article : 1,363 words
  6. NEW SOUTH WALES LOCAL OPTION LEAGUE.

    A public meeting, under the auspices of the league, was held last night in the Congregational School Hall, Queen-street, Woollahra. Alderman George (the Mayor of Paddington) occupied the chair. ...

    Article : 54 words
  7. MUNICIPAL COUNCILS. MOSMAN.

    This council met on the 13th instant. Alderman Alderson moved,—"That in the opinion of this council the mining for coal at Cremorne is likely to deface the natural beauty of this borough, and will ...

    Article : 259 words
  8. THURSDAY, MARCH 15.

    The Speaker took the chair at half-past 4 o'clock. ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS. Mr. COPELAND, in answer to Mr. Nicoll, said the prices fixed for special areas throughout the ...

    Article : 4,232 words
  9. DUNDAS.

    The regular meeting ot the above council was held on 7th March. Alderman J. Grime presided. A[?] estimate was submitted showing that the probable income for the current municipal year would be ...

    Article : 103 words
  10. GRANVILLE.

    A meeting was held on 7th March. Present—The Mayor (Alderman R. M'Adam) and Aldermen Finnegan, Wilson, Spears, Lane, Kirk, and Bowden. The overseer of works reported that he had been ...

    Article : 95 words
  11. VICTORIA. [BY TELEGRAPH.] (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) REPORT OF THE RETIRING RAILWAY COMMISSIONERS.

    The retiring Railway Commissioners have furnished a report to the Minister, which is intended to be a vindication of their management. They point out that during their term of office they ...

    Article : 124 words
  12. ROCKDALE.

    This council met on the 8th instant, when the Mayor (Alderman Taylor) occupied the chair. Sixty-four letters were read from various councils in the colony, co-operiting in the matter of urging ...

    Article : 235 words
  13. POLITICAL MEETINGS. MR. M'LEAN AT MARRICKVILLE.

    Mr. E. F. E. M'Lean addressed a meeting of electors at the Marrickville Town Hall last night. The Mayor of Marrickville (Alderman Farr) presided. ...

    Article : 172 words
  14. THE Y.M.C.A.

    Steps are being taken to raise funda for the immediate needs of the Y.M.C A. About £500 is absolutely necessary in order to liquidate the current expense account of the association. ...

    Article : 35 words
  15. CANTERBURY.

    A meeting was held on 7th March. Present—The Mayor (Alderman P. J. Scahill), Aldermen Quigg, Poole, Foord, and Lorking. The Water and Sewerage Department notified their intention to extend ...

    Article : 81 words
  16. PROTECTIVE BOUNTIES.

    At a meeting of the council of the Freetrade and Democratic Association, a resolution was passed that in the opinion of the council the practice of promising bounties to persons about to ...

    Article : 56 words
  17. CAMPERDOWN LABOUR LEAGUE.

    A meeting ot the Camperdown Labour League was held on Wednesday evening in the Temperance Hall, Church-street, North Newtown. The president (Mr. Riley) occupied the chair. There was ...

    Article : 81 words
  18. HUNTER'S HILL.

    A meeting of the Hunter's Hill Council was held on March 9. Present—The Mayor 'Alderman Turner), Aldermen Metcalf, M'Neil, Joubert, Schleicher, Adams, and M'Bride. The local land board gave ...

    Article : 141 words
  19. FREIGHTS ON BUTTER AND PRODUCTS.

    The agents of the P. and O. and Orient companies had an interview with tho Minister of Agriculture to-day with reference to the freights on butter and products carried ...

    Article : 212 words
  20. WATERLOO LABOUR LEAGUE.

    A meeting of the Waterloo Labour League was held last evening in the league's rooms, Raglan-street. The president (Alderman Banner) occupied the chair. It was resolved that the financial ...

    Article : 219 words
  21. LABOUR LEAGUE CONFERENCE.

    The sittings of the annual conference of the representatives of the metropolitan suburban, and country branches of the Labour Electoral League, which commenced on Saturday last, were concluded in the ...

    Article : 573 words
  22. LIVERPOOL

    A meeting was held on the 10th instant. Present —The Mayor (Alderman C. A. Scrivener) and Aldermen Chapman, Tillet, Cloke, and Learoyd. Messrs. Deane and Deane wrote per Mr. Pigott in respect of ...

    Article : 269 words
  23. MEETINGS. FIRE BRIGADES' BOARD.

    The Metropolitan Fire Brigades' Board met on Wednesday, Thirty-four tenders for the erection of a fire station at Balmain were opened. All over £900 were rejected, and the balance re[?]erved for ...

    Article : 249 words
  24. THE EMPLOYERS' UNION.

    The ninth annual report of the Employers' Union refers to the question of wages and the scarcity of employment, and states that it is evident that if the intense depression experienced ...

    Article : 67 words
  25. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY.

    The House was sitting when we went to press with yesterday's issue of the Herald. Wednesday's meeting being continued. The following is a continuation of our report:— ...

    Article : 644 words
  26. INTERCOLONIAL POLO TOURNAMENT.

    The intercolonial polo tournament was concluded this afternoon in the presence of the Governor and the Countess of Hopetoun and a fashionable assemblage. The two clubs left in to do ...

    Article : 272 words
  27. NEWTOWN.

    A meeting of the above council was held on [?]th March. Present—The Ma[?]or (Alderman William Rigg) and Aldermen Weeks White, M'Cann, Salmon, Morgan, J. F. Smith, Cox, Ibbotson, Elstub, Parker, ...

    Article : 299 words
  28. THE NEW ELECTORAL ACT.

    Sir,—Mr. Nicholas [?]awken's letter in your issue of to-day is misty in the extreme, but it is also misleading, inasmuch as it says: "If an elector who has removed from a district votes, the vote will no ...

    Article : 224 words
  29. ANTI-HUMBUG LEAGUE.

    Mr. H. Foran, president of the Anti-Humbug League, delivered an address on Wednesday night from the balcony of Huglies's Callan Park Hotel to the doctors of South Balmain. ...

    Article : 86 words
  30. MEETING AT NEWTOWN.

    Last night a public meeting under the auspices of the Auti-Humbug League was held in the street near the Newtown Town Hill. There was a large and good-humoured attendance. Mr. James Gardi[?] ...

    Article : 273 words
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