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  2. AUSTRALIAN PARLIAMENTS.

    In the Legislative Council to-day, nearly the whole sitting was occupied in further considering the Justice of Peace Bill. Progress was reported, and the House adjourned for a fortnight. ...

    Article : 294 words
  3. SHIPPING REPORTS, &c.

    The China Navigation Company's steamer Taiyuan left Brisbane yesterday for this port, in continuance of her voyage from Foochow. The B. I. S. N. Company's steamer Bancoora, from Calcutta, ...

    Article : 966 words
  4. COUNTRY NEWS.

    The collections at the Custom-house for July amounted to £2764. At a meeting of the Floricultural Society to-day, it was decided to hold the flower show on the 27th October. ...

    Article : 1,061 words
  5. OPENING OF THE MONASTERY OF THE REDEMPTORIST FATHERS.

    The steamer Maitland arrived at 11 o'clock last night, with Cardinal Moran, Dr. Carr (Archbishop of Melbourne), Dr. Moore (Bishop of Ballarat), Dr. Corbett (Bishop-elect of Sale, Victoria), Dr. Lanigan (Bishop ...

    Article : 1,282 words
  6. THE MINISTERIAL VISIT TO BROKEN HILL.

    The Ministerial party spent almost the entire day in an inspection of the Broken Hill Proprietary Company's mine. This magnificent property was pegged out by Charles Rasp, a boundary-rider on Mount Gipps station, in September 1883. ...

    Article : 624 words
  7. MINING INTELLIGENCE.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 495 words
  8. QUEENSLAND.

    In the Legislative Assembly to-day Mr. W. Brookes presented a petition from the shareholders of the A. J. S. Bank, asking for an amendment in the constitution of the bank. The petition was received. Mr. ...

    Article : 204 words
  9. MANAGERS' REPORTS.

    Alexandra Hill Gold-mining Company, July 23.—We have sunk the underlie shaft 14ft., total 56ft., below No. 5 plat. We have about 1ft. of pretty fair quality stone in the bottom. The sinking is pretty good, the walls being ...

    Article : 549 words
  10. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    In the Legislative Council, the Payment of Members Bill was discussed. Mr. Baker objected to the bill, on the ground that it should have been certified by the Clerk of the Assembly. The Chief Secretary obtained ...

    Article : 163 words
  11. QUEENSLAND CRIMINAL LAW AMENDMENT BILL.

    In the Queensland Parliament a Criminal Law Amendment Bill has been introduced haying for its object the better protection of females. The measure is similar in its provisions to some of the enactments of the New ...

    Article : 1,300 words
  12. COROWA PASTORAL, AGRICULTURAL, AND HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY.

    The 11th annual exhibition of the Corowa Pastoral, Agricultural, and Horticultural Society was opened to-day. The society decided on holding a two days' show this year for the first time since its inauguration. The attendance ...

    Article : 400 words
  13. SMALLPOX AT PORT DARWIN.

    In reference to the outbreak of smallpox at Port Darwin, the Central Board of Health have received a telegram from the health authorities of Sydney expressing the opinion that Alexander, who recently ...

    Article : 324 words
  14. [BY TELEGRAPH.]

    Hazelhurst's claim on the Buchanan line appears to be increasing in richness. The stone last raised is very good, showing gold in coarse seams. Something over 100 tons are at grass, as the result of six men's work for about eight weeks. ...

    Article : 261 words
  15. MASONIC INSTALLATION AT PENRITH.

    The annual installation of officers of the Penrith Southern Cross Lodge, No. 718, S.C., took place to-night. G. F. Gregory, P.M., Clyde, S.C., 674, acted as installing master, A large number of visitors were present, including the ...

    Article : 148 words
  16. THE WEATHER IN THE COUNTRY.

    The weather is fine and clear. DUBBO, TUESDAY. The weather is gloomy and like rain. EUSTON, TUESDAY. ...

    Article : 620 words
  17. DUBBO QUARTER SESSIONS.

    The Quarter Sessions were continued to-day, before District Court Judge Docker; Mr. Merewether acting as Crown Prosecutor. The following cases were disposed of:— William M'Gee, forgery and uttering, two charges, ...

    Article : 214 words
  18. THE SHEARERS' UNION IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    This afternoon 25 members of the Shearers' Union, who have been engaged through the union on the terms demanded, left by train for Chowilla. Mr. Ives, secretary of the union, says that about 500 ...

    Article : 146 words
  19. The WOLLONGONG and CLIFTON RAILWAY.

    An influential and representative meeting was held in the Town Hall last night, to protest against the exorbitant rates of fares and the inconvenient time-table on the Wollongong-Clifton Railway; Mr. Willey, ex-Mayor, ...

    Article : 406 words
  20. OVERLAND PASSENGER TRAFFIC.

    The following have passed through:— For Melbourne (by express on Tuesday): Newcombe, Miss M'Dougal, Noares, C. E. Jeanneret, M.L.A., Parker, Asche, Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Wilson, C. B urge, Miss Burge, ...

    Article : 328 words
  21. LISMORE QUARTER SESSIONS.

    The Court of Quarter Sessions was opened on Thursday morning last, before Acting-Judge Fitzbardinge. There was a full attendance of barristers and solicitors. The following cases were disposed of:—Charles Peterson, ...

    Article : 260 words
  22. PASTORAL INTELLIGENCE.

    Stock passings: 300 ra[?]s from Nap Nap to Hay railway; 5000 fat sheep from Wonnaminta station for Melbourne; 258 fat cattle from Queensland for Melbourne market; 2000 fat sheep from Hillstone for Melbourne; ...

    Article : 156 words
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