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  2. AMUSEMENTS. "LA TOSCA" AT THE THEATRE ROYAL.

    "La Tosca" is a dramatic triumph. Mrs. Potter plays the charaoter created by Sara Bernhardt in a stvle which stamps her as something more than a merely beautiful woman or an amateur of more than average ...

    Article : 2,186 words
  3. COUNTRY NEWS.

    A large quantity of provisions was sent from here last night with the special train which conveyed Mr. Commissioner Eddy to Bourke. The stores are to meet the requirements of the homeless inhabitants. ...

    Article : 1,276 words
  4. THE NEW ZEALAND EXHIBITION.

    The latest exhibition of the world, that of this farthest removed dependency of the British Empire, was officially closed to-day. A note of gratification expras-ive of the successful achievement was ...

    Article : 770 words
  5. INTERCOLONIAL NEWS. [BY TELEGRAPH.] (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENTS.) VICTORIA.

    The invitation to the Victorian Mounted Rifles to take part in the Roval Military Tournament in England next year has been accepted. The selection and training of competitors will be begun ...

    Article : 350 words
  6. "NEMESIS" AT THE CRITERION.

    This most extravagant of absurd extravaganzas, the second attraction the company under Mr. Bracy's direction has now given us, packed the house on Saturday night with a good-humoured audience. The attendance ...

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  7. MR. NICOLL, M.L.A., IN HIS ELECTORATE.

    Mr. Nicoll addressed 40 electors at Tumbulgum last evening. He was well received, and repeated the statement that he would not support the motion of censure on the Government if brought forward by Mr. Dibbs ...

    Article : 102 words
  8. QUEENSLAND.

    It is understood that the Government have decided to proceed at once with the extension of the western breakwater at Townsville. This work will involve an expenditure of over £20,000. ...

    Article : 227 words
  9. THE MAIL ARRANGEMENTS BETWEEN DOBBO AND COONAMBLE.

    An extraordinary meeting of the Progress Committee was held last night for the purpose of drawing up a complaint of the irregular, unpunctual, and unsatisfactory carrying out of the mail contract between Dubbo ...

    Article : 106 words
  10. STANDARD.

    The last performance of "Fun on the Bristol" at the Royal Standard drew a large audience on Saturday night. To-night a burlesque entitled "Lurline, the Lovely," with new songs, local allusions and topical hits ...

    Article : 69 words
  11. THE SCHOOL OF ARTS.

    The large hall at the School of Arts was well filled on Saturday afternoon, when Mr. Howard Haywood gave his popular lecture, entitled "Tasmania, the Land of Health and Beauty" The leoturer made his ...

    Article : 501 words
  12. NEWCASTLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE.

    The Newcastle Chamber of Commerce has resolved to send another deputation to the Colonial Secretary with reference to the Harbour Trust for Newcastle on Thursday, April 24, consisting of Messrs. Keightlay, ...

    Article : 85 words
  13. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    Mr. Benjamin Nash, formerly member for West Torrens, and who was recently defeated in that district, died rather suddenly yesterday of Bright's disease. ...

    Article : 137 words
  14. SEWERAGE SCHEME FOR NEWCASTLE.

    The Under-Secretary for Works has written to the members of the city and district, informing them that the engineer for sewerage has been instructed to theroughly examine the leading features of the district, ...

    Article : 70 words
  15. THE KATOOMBA MUNICIPAL COUNCIL.

    A meeting of the Munioipat Council was held in the Oddfellows' Hall, on the 17th instant, all the aldermen being present. Mr. F. C. Goyder was in the chair. The business was not very important. The chief ...

    Article : 162 words
  16. GROUNDING OF A STEAMER.

    The steam collier Hesketh, bound from Sydney to Bellambi, grounded before daylight this morning about midway between the point of a reef and the beach bounding Bulli Park. Fortunately there was neither ...

    Article : 122 words
  17. THE ELECTIONS IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    The final scrutiny of the election for Flinders resulted in the return of the former members. Mesara. Horn and Moule. Mr. Bonnin, who was a close third, was defeated by 71. It is stated that ...

    Article : 180 words
  18. ALHAMBRA MUSIC HALL.

    There was another very crowded audionce at the Alhambra Music Hall on Saturday night. In the minsttelsy portion of the programme Johnny Cowan amused theaudionce with his impromptu lectura jokes, and also ...

    Article : 164 words
  19. LEASEHOLD AREAS IN THE EASTERN DIVISION.

    In the course of a few months the leasehold areas in the Eastern division will become open for conditional purchase. There has, howevor, been some uncertainty as to whether forfeited conditional purchases within the ...

    Article : 103 words
  20. ORCHESTRAL CONCERT.

    The last of the series of orchestral concerts held at the Exhibition Building took place on Saturday afternoon, and was attended by quite a crush of people. Long before the opening of the concert the whole of ...

    Article : 1,247 words
  21. DROWNING OF A CHILD AT WINDSOR.

    This afternoon a child named Clark, aged 9 years, grandson of Mr. W. Bell, of Windsor, was drowned at Windsor wharf. The little fellow went there with several othor childron, and whilst playing with a dog ...

    Article : 89 words
  22. HAYMARKET THEATRE.

    At the above theatre an exhibition of dancing and comic singing was given on Saturday night by some 14 omateurs, prior to the closing of the music hall. The audlonce was not very large, but the performers were ...

    Article : 56 words
  23. HENRY GEORGE IN ADELAIDE.

    Mr. Henry George arrived by the Melbourne express yesterday. He said he was very much pleased with his reception in Australia. He intends leaving South Australia on a visit to Broken Hill, ...

    Article : 123 words
  24. THE WAGGA ARICULTURAL SOCIETY.

    The monthly meeting of the committee of the Murrumbidgee Pastoral and Agricultural Association was held on Friday evening. There was a good attendance, and Mr. E. W. Hammond, the president, presided. ...

    Article : 381 words
  25. OVERLAND PASSENGER TRAFFIC.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 414 words
  26. TWA HOURS AT HAME.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 167 words
  27. GERMANTON LAND BOARD.

    The Land Board resumed its sittings to-day, before Mr. Fred W. Watt, the chairman, and Mr. Thomas A. Browne and Mr. John F. Makinson. An inquiry was made as to the residence of Westerman Bryant on his ...

    Article : 265 words
  28. BOATING ACCIDENT AT WARRNAMBOOL.

    A fatal b[?]ating accident occurred in Lady Bay, Warrnambool, yesterday, the victim being Joseph Lowe, the licensee of the Bayview Hotel, South Warrnambool. Deceased with two lads, named ...

    Article : 101 words
  29. RANDWICK ASYLUM.

    Among the many amusements provided by the house committee for the enjoyment of the children at the Randwick Asylum, the muisioal performances which occasionally take place on a Saturday afternoon in the ...

    Article : 124 words
  30. BONDI AQUARIUM.

    The Bondi Aquarium was attended by about 2000 visitors on Saturday, the weather being delightfully fine, which contributed greatly to their enjoyment. Webb's Royal Marionettes made their last ...

    Article : 442 words
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