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  2. WITH OUR BOYS.

    Private W. A Latham, a son of Mr. S. Latham, of Murgon, and a grandson of the late Mr. John Stewart, of Ba[?]d Hills, has forwarded an interesting ...

    Article : 1,539 words
  3. THE CALL TO QUEENSLANDERS

    Age, 18 to 45; minimum chest measurement, 33in.; minimum height, 5ft. 3m. Rates of pay: Lieutenant, 21/ per day; sergeant, 10/6; corporal, ...

    Article : 175 words
  4. QUEENSLAND PATRIOTIC FUND.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 167 words
  5. THE TARIFF.

    The Tariff Commission has submitted reports to the Minister for Customs recommending the following: An increase from 15 per cent, on corsets to 40 per ...

    Article : 164 words
  6. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.

    In the House of Representatives to-day, Sir William Irvine, in a personal explanation, denied the truth of a ...

    Article : 1,165 words
  7. COUNTRY MOVEMENTS.

    Proparations are being made here on an [?]rate scale to celebrate Queensland a Patriotic Day on August 28. At a meeting of the Demonstration Committee ...

    Article : 245 words
  8. "AN IMPERISHABLE NAME."

    At the St. Stephen's Cathedral Choir concert in the Exhibition Hall last night, in aid of the Wounded and Disabled Soldiers' Fund, Archbishop Duh[?]g ...

    Article : 241 words
  9. THE DUBBO TRAGEDY.

    At the inquest concerning the death of Jane Healy, whose body was found in the sports ground, Dubbo, on Saturday, Herbert Owers, known as "Bricky" ...

    Article : 185 words
  10. STANDARD OF FITNESS.

    The Minister for Defence stated this evening: "The standard of fitness for active service was discussed at a meeting of the principal medical officers on ...

    Article : 409 words
  11. CONCERT AT THOMPSON ESTATE.

    A patriotic concert and tableaux in aid of the Australian Wounded Soldiers Fund was held in the Thompson Estate Presbyterian Church on Tuesday evening. The ...

    Article : 165 words
  12. "LOUISE MACK'S" EXPERIENCES.

    On board the Malwa, which passed through Fremantle to-day, is Mrs. Creed, or, as she is more familiarly known, "Louise Mack," the well-known ...

    Article : 518 words
  13. A RETURNED NEW ZEALANDER

    The first Australasian soldier present at the actual landing at the Dardanelles to return to Australia is Private J. H. Darby, who passed through Fremantle on ...

    Article : 472 words
  14. RED CROSS CONCERT.

    A very enjoyable and well-attended concert was given in the Masonic Hall, Toowong, on Monday night, by the members of Mr Boyle's Concert Party, who ...

    Article : 155 words
  15. TASMANIAN PARLIAMENT.

    Parliament was opened with the customary ceremonial. The Governor's Speech referred to the war and the drought and the financial stress ahead. A ...

    Article : 132 words
  16. RED CROSS SOCIETY.

    The Hon. treasurer (Lieutenant-Colonel Plant) acknowledges the following additional donations:—Previously acknowledged, £25,853/16/4; W. J. Tell, 5/; ...

    Article : 753 words
  17. PATRIOTIC DAY.

    The arrangements for the Patriotic Day on August 28 are reported by the secretary and organiser to be progressing very satisfactorily, and he adds that he ...

    Article : 91 words
  18. AMALGAMATED ENGINEERS.

    By a majority, the Wages Board, which has been dealing with the demands made by the members of the Amalgamated Society of Engineers for an all-round ...

    Article : 116 words
  19. ENLIS[?]MENT IN QUEENSLAND.

    A satisfactory number of [?]en continue to come forward at Victoria Barracks for enlistment in the Expeditionary Force. On Monday 74 men presented themselves, ...

    Article : 84 words
  20. BRISBANE MUNICIPAL CONCERT BAND.

    The Brisbane Municipal Concert Band has lately changed its venue, and in future on S[?]days will play in Wickham Park (Observatory Park). To inaugurate ...

    Article : 71 words
  21. FIRES.

    Fires in different parts of the district during the past few days have caused serious loss in grass and fencing, and more than one farmer has had a desperate ...

    Article : 235 words
  22. WATTLE DAY.

    An enthusiastic meeting of the subcommittee appointed to arrange details in connection with Wattle Day, in aid of our wounded soldiers and the Red Cross ...

    Article : 203 words
  23. PRESENTATIONS.

    A pleasant gathering took place at the laboratory of Messrs. Taylor and Colledge, Ltd., to [?] farewell to Mr. W. C. Cumberland, who is leaving for the ...

    Article : 131 words
  24. "NOT A MAN HUNG BACK."

    In the course of a letter to his people at Tannerslea, Bridge-street, Albion, Private T. J. Mills, 15th Battalion, writes: "You will be glad to know I am ...

    Article : 479 words
  25. WOMEN AND THE WAR.

    Sir,—Mrs. Leeds, of Claverton station, has taken the lead in a matter which concerns the women of Queensland very closely. We have not been able to fight ...

    Article : 449 words
  26. COUNTRY VOLUNTEERS.

    Dr. Eric P. Barbour, son of Mr. Geo. P. Barbour, head master at the Toowoomba Grammar School, and who was recently appointed house surgeon at the ...

    Article : 78 words
  27. PATRIOTIC FETE.

    A Patriotic Fete will be held under the auspices of the Official Entertainments Committee next Saturday afternoon at grounds near the Auchenflower station ...

    Article : 90 words
  28. SOLDIERS' CHURCH OF ENGLAND HELP SOCIETY.

    The following donors have sent gifts which have been distributed or are in course of distribution amongst the soldiers. The society fears, however, that ...

    Article : 284 words
  29. COUNTRY TELEGRAMS.

    Farmers are busy planting wheat, and a larger area than usual is being cultivated. KINGAROY, June 30. ...

    Article : 218 words
  30. ST. STEPHEN'S CHOIR CONCERT.

    The concert in aid of the Wounded and Disabled Soldiers' Fund given by St. Stephen's Cathedral Choir, in the Exhibition Hall, last night, was successful ...

    Article : 462 words
  31. ANNUAL MEETING OF THE SOCIETY.

    All arrangements are well in hand for the annual meeting of the Red Cross Society, to take place on July 8, at 8 p.m. His Excellency the Governor will ...

    Article : 132 words
  32. ANOTHER SAPPER'S LETTER.

    Sapper Les. Prows[?] in a letter to his father, Rev. J. Prowse, Gympie, writes Under date Gallipoli Peninsula, May 10: "At last we are allowed to let you ...

    Article : 513 words
  33. A WIDOWED MOTHER'S PROBLEM

    Sir,—Knowing your courtesy in giving space to your readers for questions and advice, I am trusting you will extend the same to me, and perhaps you may be ...

    Article : 163 words
  34. LATE COMMERCIAL.

    FOREST HILL. June 30.—Supplies of produce to-day were only fair, second quality hay and maize forming the bulk. Farmers' prices:— Maize. 5/2½ to 5/3, soft 5/; potatoes, small ...

    Article : 96 words
  35. PRICE OF TEA.

    After hearing evidence to-day in regard to the price of tea the Price of Goods Board came to the conclusion that the advance of 1d per lb. asked for by ...

    Article : 53 words
  36. SOUTHERN REVENUE RETURNS.

    The Victorian revenue for the financial year ended to-day amounted to £10,114,688, showing a decrease of £168,129, as compared with the preceding year. ...

    Article : 127 words
  37. RIFLE CLUBS.

    The following will represent the Central Rifle Club. B and [?] Grade, on Saturday: —B Grade: W. Clark, R. Rowton, F. Stafford, J. Youlton, R. F. Ward, G. ...

    Article : 103 words
  38. WRITTEN UNDER FIRE.

    [?]ant L. D. Sheppard, a wellknown surveyor and tennis player, and a resident of North Quay, Brisbane, writes to a friend in Brisbane under date, ...

    Article : 592 words
  39. PASTORAL MATTERS.

    Cluny cattle from the western station in the same [?] as Gladstone are being trucked at Wills's River for the Queensland Meat Export Co., Townsville which has [?] secur[?] the ...

    Article : 53 words
  40. A SUGGESTION TO MOTHERS.

    "A Mother" writes: Sir,—I would just like to make known what I have done for our solider boys. I went out to the camp, and by inquiries found three lads ...

    Article : 178 words
  41. Australian Mutual Provident Society.

    It is notified in our special advertising columns that the Australian Mutual Provident Society's bonus certificates for the annual distribution (1914) have now been ...

    Article : 54 words
  42. A Plea for Native Bears.

    William C. Wilson, "Binbirim," Miva, writes: Sir,—I notice the Government have opened the season for shooting opossums and native bears I quite ...

    Article : 116 words
  43. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 88 words
  44. City Mutual Life Assurance Society.

    It is notified by advertisement in our special advertising columns that the annual bonus certificates of the City Mutual Life Assurance Society, Limited, ...

    Article : 65 words
  45. "Fellow the King" Meeting.

    At the "Follow the King" meeting, held in the Town Hall to-night. Canon Jenkyn moved, and it was carried.—"That this meeting of citizens expresses gratitude to his Majesty the King for ...

    Article : 67 words
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