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  2. MR. CHAMBERLAIN'S TOUR.

    Johannesburg was en fete on the occasion of the arrival of the Right (Hon. J. and Mrs. Chamberlain. The streets, which were gally decorated, were lined with ...

    Article : 229 words
  3. THE INCOME TAX.

    The following additional inquiries have reached us with regard to the income tax, and have been submitted to the Commissioner (Mr. Hughes), who has supplied the ...

    Article : 1,620 words
  4. GREAT BRITAIN.

    There have now been 750 families evicted in connection with the strike at the Denby Collieries in Derbyshire. The dispute through which the strike occurred is ...

    Article : 111 words
  5. THE CONTINENT.

    The preliminary examination of the members of the Humbert family, in connection with the sensational frauds alleged to have been perpetrated by Madame Humbert in ...

    Article : 91 words
  6. CABLE MESSAGES.

    Miss Hetty Holroyd, the Australian soprano, has made a successful debut at Turin, in Italy, in the opera of "Rlgoletto." ...

    Article : 39 words
  7. VICTORIA PARK.

    With regard to the proposed alienation of about seven acres of land from the Victoria Park, Recreation Reserve to the adjoining Government House Reserve, in ...

    Article : 1,023 words
  8. MUNICIPAL DEBENTURES AND INCOME TAX.

    In the finance report submitted at yesterday's meeting of the South Brisbane Municipal Council an item of £234 10s. 3d. appeared for payment as income tax on ...

    Article : 1,040 words
  9. MILLIONAIRE'S DEATH-BED MARRIAGE.

    Whilst Mr. Brady, known as the Milwaukee (U.S.A.) lumber king, who owned property worth £8,000,000, was lying on his death-bed he was ...

    Article : 62 words
  10. THE ATTEMPT ON THE LIFE OF THE KING OF SPAIN.

    With regard to the attempt on the life of King Alfonso of Spain supposed to have been made by a man named Fieto in Madrid on Saturday evening, the Spanish ...

    Article : 108 words
  11. ALIEN IMMIGRANTS IN ENGLAND.

    Statistics have been published which show that the number of alien immigrants who arrived in England during the year 1902 was 66,365, or an increase of 10,000 ...

    Article : 41 words
  12. PERSONAL.

    (Mr. E. H. Abell (Acting Under Secretary of the Chief Secretary's Department) has received a letter from Mr. G. R. Le Hunte (Governor of British New Guinea), ...

    Article : 1,119 words
  13. HIDDEN TREASURE AT PEKING.

    General Chaffee, who was in command of the United States contingent of the international force at the relief of Peking and subsequent operations in China, made ...

    Article : 115 words
  14. A RACEHORSE DEAD.

    The celebrated English racehorse Bend Or, who for a number of years past has been at the stud, dropped dead while exercising. ...

    Article : 29 words
  15. THE CORN DUTIES.

    Speaking at a farmers' conference at Leicester yesterday, the Right Hon. R. W. Hanbury, President of the Board of Agriculture, stated that the present duty on ...

    Article : 87 words
  16. THE GERMAN BUDGET.

    The German Budget for the coming year shows a deficit of £11,000,000, and this will necessitate the raising of heavy loans. The deficit is officially attributed to the ...

    Article : 45 words
  17. ILLNESS OF ALBERT BEIT.

    The latest news regarding the illness of Mr. Alfred Beit, the South African millionaire, who was prostrated with an apoplectic stroke at Johannesburg, is that he is now ...

    Article : 48 words
  18. THE CROWN PRINCESS OF SAXONY.

    It is reported that the Emperor Francis Joseph of Austria has offered the Crown Princess Luise of Saxony an Imperial castle as a residence, if she will abandon M. ...

    Article : 49 words
  19. INTERSTATE CRICKET.

    The interstate cricket match South Australia v. New South Wales, was continued to-day in bright and cool weather. Hopkins was accompanied to the wickets by ...

    Article : 465 words
  20. THE TRANSVAAL MONEYS.

    With regard to the announcement made by Mr. Chamberlain to the delegates from the Boer Conference at Pretoria, that the Government knew that large sums of ...

    Article : 196 words
  21. THE DUKE AND DUCHESS OF CONNAUGHT.

    Their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Connaught, who went to India to attend the Durbar at Delhi, are now visiting Peshawur, near the north-west ...

    Article : 36 words
  22. COMMONWEALTH MATTERS.

    A SYDNEY PROTECTIONIST PAPER. For some time past the New South Wales Protectionists have founded great hopes on the probable establishment of a ...

    Article : 779 words
  23. THE ATLANTIC SHIPPING TRUST.

    It is announced that the Atlantic Shipping Trust formed by Mr. J. P. Morgan intends to build twelve vessels similar to the new White Star liner Celtic for the ...

    Article : 62 words
  24. CATTLE PROHIBITION IN ARGENTINA.

    News from Buenos Ayres states that a sanitary decree has been issued, prohibiting the importation of Australian cattle into the Argentine Republic, and many other ...

    Article : 37 words
  25. PILLAGING A COAL TRAIN.

    A train laden with coal broke down at Areola, in the Sate of Illinois, U.S.A., and the inhabitants of the town, who had been without coal for some weeks, took ...

    Article : 63 words
  26. THE NETHERLANDS SOUTH AFRICAN RAILWAY.

    The British Government are offering private shareholders in the Netherlands South African Railway Compauy (which owned the Transvaal lines) £135 per share ...

    Article : 35 words
  27. NEGRO APPOINTMENTS IN AMERICA.

    In view of the agitation that has been caused by the action of President Roosevelt in appointing negroes to official positions, it is stated that negroes are now ...

    Article : 96 words
  28. NEW SOUTH WALES.

    The public hall at Enfield, a suburb of Sydney, was completely destroyed by fire before 2 o'clock this morning. The hall was a wooden structure. ...

    Article : 37 words
  29. VETERAN YACHTSMAN DEAD.

    Mr. James Milson, aged 88 years, who was the oldest yachtsman here, died this morning. Mr. Milson was a large owner of station property in Queensland, and for ...

    Article : 62 words
  30. TRANSATLANTIC WIRELESS TELEGRAPHY.

    It Is stated that, at the special request of Signor Marconi, President Roosevelt and King Edward will shortly exchange the first formal wireless messages to be sent ...

    Article : 36 words
  31. NEW SOUTH WALES COMMERCIAL AGENT DEAD.

    A cable message was received to-day annoncing the death at Foochow, in China, of Mr. E. A. P. Whiteley, Commercial Agent for New South Wales in the East. ...

    Article : 64 words
  32. A WEST AUSTRALIAN FATALITY.

    At Gooseberry Hill yesterday David Dickson and F. Stirk were asphyxiated under peculiar circumstances. On Saturday night Dickson decided to clean out a deep well, ...

    Article : 164 words
  33. AFFAIRS IN MOROCCO.

    Reports received from Morocco state that the Sultan, mistrusting the popularity of his elder brother, Muley Mahomed, whom he recently released from imprisonment, ...

    Article : 78 words
  34. STANTHORPE.

    A welcome break in the spell of dry weather came on Saturday afternoon, when a thunderstorm passed over the north-western portion of the district. Very little rain fell in town, but outside ...

    Article : 428 words
  35. MILITARY MATTERS.

    The following extract from memo received relative to the issue of war modal and gratuity is published for information: —"I am directed to inform you that the war ...

    Article : 381 words
  36. LATEST SCRATCHINGS.

    The following scratchings in connection with the Anniversary Meeting of the Sydney Turf Club are announced:— Challenge Stakes.—Dahomey and Velox. ...

    Article : 29 words
  37. CHINESE REPARATION.

    It is announced from Peking that Prince Chun has been appointed to make sacrifices for the dead in connection with the inauguration of the monument erected by the ...

    Article : 57 words
  38. LATE COMMERCIAL NEWS.

    At the wool sales to-day, 8138 bales were sold. The market was unchanged. The top price realised for greasy was 13¼d., and for scoured 2[?]¼d. ...

    Article : 42 words
  39. SYDNEY MARKETS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 107 words
  40. SHIPPING TELEGRAMS.

    SYDNEY, January 12.—Arrived: Devon, s., from Brisbane; Annand Behic, s., from (Marseilles; Aramac, s., from Melbourne; Indomeneus, s., from Brisbane. ...

    Article : 68 words
  41. PANAMA HATS! PANAMA HATS!

    The business Charles Gilbert has done in these rare and fashionable lines this season is phenomenal. If you compare his magnificent show and the prices he is ...

    Article : 89 words
  42. T. C. BEIRNE AND CO.,

    Great Big Sale. Special bargains being offered to-day in all departments.* ...

    Article : 17 words
  43. T. C. BEIRNE AND CO.,

    Great Big Sale. See special announcement on front page.* Uwantsum YANKEE DOODLE.* Smoke YANKEE DOODLE Tobacco.* ...

    Article : 85 words
  44. SUPPOSED SUICIDE.

    The body of a man named James Richmond, a vanman, was found dead in the stables attached to his premises, on Churchill Estate, Waterworks-road, about ...

    Article : 122 words
  45. POSTAL DEPARTMENT CHANGES.

    It is understood that some important changes in the administrative staff of the Post and Telegraph Department are being made Mr. William Woolcock, formerly ...

    Article : 101 words
  46. HINTS TO COUNTRY VISITORS!

    Before leaving town, be sure to call and register your measures with Charles Gilbert, the leading tailor and outfitter. Queen-street, near bridge (no branches). ...

    Article : 86 words
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