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  2. AMUSEMENTS. GAIETY THEATRE.

    A large and well-pleased audience greeted the revival here of "Sweet Lavender " on Saturday night. This three-act domestic drama, it may be noted, was first acted at Terry's Theatre, London, on March 28, 1888, ...

    Article : 470 words
  3. SPORTING INTELLIGENCE. THE TURF.

    The programme issued by the Warwick Farm Racing Club for their May reunion, will require the attention of owners and trainers of racehorses to-day, for at 6 p.m. nominations close with the secretary, Mr. Geo. ...

    Article : 994 words
  4. NARRANDERA CLUB CUP RACES.

    The following acceptances for the Narrandera Club Cup Races were received at noon on Saturday:— HURDLES. Society, Chancellor, Invincible, Little John, Transit, ...

    Article : 89 words
  5. THE PRESS CUP.

    The Annual Press Cup Four-oared Race was rowed over two miles of the Parramatta course on Saturday afternoon, and after a good race resulted in a win for the Star crew. The steamers Charlotte Fenwick and Admiral ...

    Article : 494 words
  6. CARMELITE BAZAAR.

    The bazaar in aid of tha Carmelite Convent, Marrickville, in the old Coffee Palace-building, George-street, was closed on Saturday night in the presence of about 200 people. The different stalls were well fitted ...

    Article : 71 words
  7. MENTONE RACING CLUB.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 509 words
  8. COOGEE AQUARIUM.

    The Coogee Palace Aquarium was well attended on Saturday. The fish in the tanks, the sea fowl, and the seals were all greatly admired. The green lawn is still a great pleasure-ground for the ...

    Article : 36 words
  9. BONDI AQUARIUM.

    There was a large attendance at the Bondi Aquarium on Saturday, when, in addition to the many amusements provided here for the pleasure of visitors, several special attractions were offered. Mr. ...

    Article : 210 words
  10. "BEGONE DULL CARE."

    The magic name of Maccabe literally packed the hall of the School of Arts on Saturday with delighted auditors who gave the heartiest of welcomes to this prince of monologuists. Mr. Maccabe repeats much ...

    Article : 186 words
  11. CASUALTIES. SUICIDE AT NORTH SHORE.

    Shortly before midday yesterday a man named Felix Augustus Ratte, about 40 years of age, committed suicide At his residence, in Whaling-road, North Shore, by shooting himself in the head with a revolver. About ...

    Article : 139 words
  12. AQUATICS.

    The members of the Prince Alfred Yacht Club brought the 1889-90 season to a close on Saturday last by a picnic to the Hawkesbury River, given to their commodore (Mr. W. M. Maclardy; and the ...

    Article : 675 words
  13. PIGEON SHOOTING.

    The second competition for the New South Wales Gun Club Cup, to be won twice, took place on Friday, at the club grounds, Botany, and resulted in Mr. "Lockwood" securing a "leg in." He killed 10 ...

    Article : 230 words
  14. THEATRE ROYAL.

    There was a large attendance here on Saturday, stalls and dress-circle being crowded. Mrs. Potter's fine acting in "La Tosca," particularly in the third and fourth acts, again created a most favourable ...

    Article : 68 words
  15. CRICKET.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 673 words
  16. HER MAJESTY'S.

    The performance of Mr. Wilson Barrett's homely drama "Nowdays," with Mr. William Rignold in his able impersonation of the central character, will be witnessed this evening by his Excellency the Governor ...

    Article : 55 words
  17. A RUNAWAY CAB.

    About 11 o'clock last evening a horse, attached to a cab, became alarmed and bolted from the cabstand near tho Town Hall. The animal galloped along York-street till it came into violent collision with one of the ...

    Article : 118 words
  18. FINAL ORCHESTRAL CONCERT.

    In noticing the last of the Saturday afternoon concerts given by Signor Hazon's orchestra, it is satisfactory to be able to record that the public interest in them has been maintained to the very end. In the ...

    Article : 1,260 words
  19. THE WINDSOR UNIFORM—COURT DRESS.

    Sir,—Parliament will be opened on Tuesday next, and on Wednesday we shall, no doubt as usual, read in the newspapers that the Governor and Sir Henry Parkes wore the Windsor uniform, and that the ...

    Article : 977 words
  20. MR. CARRUTHERS AT MARRICKVILLE.

    Sir,—The Minister for Education in his speech before the Marrickville Freetrade Association on Thursday night made some reference to an address of mine at St. Mary's the previous week. The report of the Minister's ...

    Article : 849 words
  21. ROSEHILL RACING CLUB AUTUMN MEETING.

    Stewards, Messrs. S. Ackman, A. G. Blomfield, E. M. Betts, G. K. Clark, William Clark, W. R. Cortis, M.D., C. Cecil Griffiths, M. J. M'Namara, J. B Olliffe, J. H. Want; judge, Mr. J. B. ...

    Article : 2,307 words
  22. BALMAIN SAILING CLUB.

    A consolation race for boats of the B. S. C. that have not won a first prize during the Benson was Bailed on Saturday. The boats entered, with their handicaps, was as follows:—Genesta (E. Cameron), 20ft., ...

    Article : 746 words
  23. [BY TELEGRAPH.] (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENTS.) DUBBO PICNIC RACE MEETING.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 815 words
  24. PEDESTRIANISM.

    The final of the Carrington Novice Handicap will be run off to-morrow night. Nominations for the Carrington Third Novice Handicap close to-morrow night. No runner who has ...

    Article : 46 words
  25. CARRINGTON HANDICAP.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 190 words
  26. LAWN TENNIS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 823 words
  27. Advertising

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  28. Advertising

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