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  2. INTERCOLONIAL NEWS. [BY TELEGRAPH.] (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) VICTORIA.

    This afternoon, at the Exhibition, an address was presented by a number of British exhibitors to Sir George Verdon. A handsome gold watch and an address were presented to Mr. Alexander ...

    Article : 480 words
  3. THE GENERAL ELECTION.

    The polling takes place to-day for the last batch of electorates, eight in number, returning eleven members to Parliament. Both parties have completed their arrangements so far as these elections are concerned. ...

    Article : 67 words
  4. THE CHIEF JUSTICE AND THE GOVERNOR OF VICTORIA.

    The Chief Justice has disclosed some very important correspondence between himself, the Secretary of State for the Colonies, and the Governor, with reference mainly to the Chief ...

    Article : 589 words
  5. AMUSEMENTS. THEATRE ROYAL.

    Last night a complimentary benefit performance was tendered to Miss Isabel Morris of the Royal Dramatic Company which for the past eight weeks has been playing successfully at the Theatre Royal. In the ...

    Article : 485 words
  6. COUNTRY NEWS.

    Mr. Angus Mackay, instructor in agriculture, delivered an interesting and instructive lecture at the Bowral School of Arts, on Thursday evening, before a very large and appreciative audienoe. Mr. J. J. ...

    Article : 763 words
  7. SPORTING INTELLIGENCE. THE TURF.

    The Canterbury Park racing authorities open their gates this afternoon for their February meeting, and the programme provided for the occasion should attract more than an average assemblage to that popular ...

    Article : 975 words
  8. MURRUMBURRAH ANNUAL RACES

    The following are the acceptances for the principal handicaps for the annual Races, to be held on the 20th and 21st instant:— TOWN PLATE. ...

    Article : 110 words
  9. TO-DAY'S ELECTIONS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 126 words
  10. DUBBO JOCKEY CLUB.

    At the annual meeting of the jockey club the report showed that the club was in a nourishing condition. The debt of £390 had been greatly reduced. The new grandstand, to cost £500, was being pushed on by the ...

    Article : 85 words
  11. ASSOCIATION CRICKET GROUND.

    Application for winter dates for the Association Cricket Ground close to-day. ...

    Article : 14 words
  12. CARRINGTON HANDICAP.

    The running in the first round of the Carrington Handicap commences to-night. The large amount of prize money, 840 sovs., has attracted the leading sprinters of the colonies, and some splendid running ...

    Article : 59 words
  13. [BY TELEGRAPH.] (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENTS.) POLLING.

    The poll was declared at noon to-day. The following is the result:— Cooke, F......... 723 Stokes, P......... 715 ...

    Article : 156 words
  14. LAWN TENNIS.

    The first round of the matches for the captaincy of the Sydney Lawn Tennis Club which was postponed from last Saturday owing to unfavourable weather, will be played at the Association Cricket Ground this ...

    Article : 354 words
  15. "CAPTAIN SWIFT."

    At the Theatre Royal to-night "Captain Swift," a play written by Mr. C. Haddon Chambers, a native of Sydney, will be produced for the first time in Australia. The piece as a drama is a credit to the ...

    Article : 50 words
  16. CRITERION THEATRE.

    In the presence of a large audience the last performance of the "Magistrate" was given in the Criterion Theatre last night. To-night for the first time in Syeney, there will be produced at this theatre Mr. ...

    Article : 82 words
  17. THE NAMOI.

    The official declaration of the poll will be made on Monday next. Some of the papers cannot arrive before then. ...

    Article : 25 words
  18. HER MAJESTY'S THEATRE.

    The last nights of "Youth" at Her Majesty's are announced, and to-night, in "commemoration of the phenomenal run of the piece, a souvenir will be given to everyone paying for admission to the theatre." ...

    Article : 39 words
  19. THE BOGAN.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 37 words
  20. QUEENSLAND.

    Mr. Thallon, railway traffic manager, left for Sydney to-night to confer with the New South Wales railway authorities regarding their suggested alteration in the through train service between ...

    Article : 114 words
  21. OTHER AMUSEMENTS.

    The clever Gaylord-Silbon Troupe concluded their season at the Gaiety Theatre last evening. In view of the success that has attended the exhibitions of these talented artistes, Messrs. Hiscocks and MacMahon ...

    Article : 357 words
  22. AQUATICS,

    The proposed eight-oar race, fixed by the Rowing Association for the 23rd proximo, is likely to be postponed, the Sydney Club having, it is understood, asked for an extension of time in order that they may obtain ...

    Article : 500 words
  23. THE NAMOI.

    The following additional returns have been received: —Milchami: Dangar, 4; Buchanan, 0. Come-by-Chance: Dangar, l8; Buchanan, 3; informal, 1. Urawilkie: Dangar, 6; Buchanan, 6. Total: ...

    Article : 71 words
  24. THE PARNELL FUND.

    A public meeting was held at the Lyceum Hall last night, in aid of the Parnell Indemnity Fund. There was a large attendance, the hall being crowded. The Mayor of Newcastle presided, and among those on the ...

    Article : 294 words
  25. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    A memorial is being signed by certain members favourable to granting seed wheat to distressed farmers, and asking the Governor to convene a special session of Parliament. They expect to be ...

    Article : 209 words
  26. WILCANNIA.

    The final return from Goorimpa gave Dickens 6, and Fartiere nil. In proportion to the number on the roll few voted in this electorate, caused principally by the drought and by the long distance people have to travel. ...

    Article : 872 words
  27. CANTERBURY PARK RACE CLUB.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 360 words
  28. THE AQUARIUMS.

    The several aquariums have been well patronised during the week. The novelties provided at these places of amusement are likely to prove attractive for some time to come. The switchback railway and the ...

    Article : 490 words
  29. PERSONATION AT THE BOGAN ELECTION.

    Samuel Miller was charged at the police court this morning with personating, at Nevertire, David Miller, of Dubbo, hotelkeeper. The prisoner produced David Miller's number, and said he wanted to plump for Mr. ...

    Article : 88 words
  30. TASMANIA.

    The Secretary for Mines recently returned from a trip to the west coast. He reports that the prospects are very good. A great deal of work is being done. The prospect of railway communication has ...

    Article : 92 words
  31. THE BERRY AGRICULTURAL SHOW.

    The attendance at the show to-day numbered fully 1000. Great interest was taken in the riding and jumping contests. The experiment of three days' exhibition has proved successful; £125 was taken at ...

    Article : 52 words
  32. TRADES MOVEMENTS.

    A meeting of Master Plasterers was held at the Builders' Exchange, Pitt-street, yesterday afternoon, to consider a communication from the Plasterers' Society in connection with the present strike. ...

    Article : 292 words
  33. REINSTATEMENT OF A MAGISTRATE.

    It is understood that our O.P.S., Mr. Armstrong, has again been allowed to execute his magisterial functions, from which, with the various occupations of that office, he was debarred by the edict of the late Minister ...

    Article : 94 words
  34. NEW ZEALAND.

    A man named M'Dermott has been committed for trial for the murder of a woman named Kennedy. The steamer Australia which struck on a rock on ...

    Article : 84 words
  35. OVERLAND PASSENGER TRAFFIC.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 547 words
  36. [BY TELEGRAPH.] (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENTS.) SALE OF THOROUGHBRED STOCK.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 236 words
  37. THE CARCOAR LAND BOARD.

    The Carcoar Land Board held a sitting to-day. Mr. C. E. Finch, chairman, and Mr. W. H. Platt conducted the proceedings. Over a hundred cases having reference to land matters in this district are to be taken ...

    Article : 245 words
  38. FATAL SHOOTING ACCIDENT.

    Mr. Lewis Durla[?]er, manager of a station at Fresh Water Camp, Shark's Bay, accidentally shot himself dead yesterday. ...

    Article : 27 words
  39. PASTORAL INTELLIGENCE.

    The following are the stock movements:—[?] merinos from Victoria, for Kenilworth, Dawis, Oliver, and Co.: 920 merino ewes, from Albury, for Corowa, Harrison and Sons. ...

    Article : 150 words
  40. NEWCASTLE MINING APPEAL COURT.

    The referee gave his award to-day in the long pending case between the Wallsend Coal Company and their miners. He awards that if the miners are required to work the full height of the seam they would be ...

    Article : 141 words
  41. CASUALTIES.

    An infant named Robert Fish, aged 15 months, died suddenly yesterday morning at the residence of a Mrs. Richardson, No. l8, Cameron-street, Paddington, with whom he had been put to nurse. The child had been ...

    Article : 202 words
  42. MANNING RIVER JOCKEY CLUB.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 194 words
  43. Advertising

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    Advertising : 38 words
  44. Advertising

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    Advertising : 33 words
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