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    June 15.—ARAWATTA, 2119 tons, Capt. W. Smith, from Cairns, via ports. Passengers: Mesdames Fowler, C, Moralle, Misses Redpath and Costin, Messrs. W. Mewier, G. Cole, Christensen, ...

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    In response to a widespread demand for a union of bodies fighting in the National interest, a conference of delegates representing the Liberal Association and the ...

    Article : 108 words
  4. English Mails.

    The Postmaster General's Department advises that English, Egyptian, and other mails are due by train to-night, and will be deliverded by postmen at 7.30 ...

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    The secret Parliamentary session on recruiting was largely attended. Mr. Hughes was in the chair. At the conclusion Mr. Hughes said that a number of ...

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    There have recently come for review from the London publishers three books in which the moral teaching is greatly open to question. ...

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  7. Decline In Land Settlement.

    Land selection in Queensland is declining very considerably In 1914, between January 1 and May 31, the area selected in Queensland was 3,709,200 acres; ...

    Article : 225 words
  8. Runaway Dashes Into a Window.

    A spring cart and horse, owned by Mr. James Dawson, of Mount Gravatt, were standing outside Miller's timber yard in Stanley-street, Woolloongabba, yesterday ...

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    There has been another interchange of telegrams between the Prime Minister of Australia and the Premier of Queensland respecting that much-debated proposed ...

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  10. Riding Fatality.

    The Wilson's Downfall police telegraphed to the coroner at Tenterfield that a man named Donald Coates had been found dead at Undercliffe. They believed that ...

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  11. "HONEST JOHN."

    Mr. John Adamson has made himself very popular with Queensland patriots, as the good response to the testimonial fund goes to show. Nearly £300 has now ...

    Article : 131 words
  12. A Licensing Appeal.

    In the Supreme Court at Rockhampton yesterday, before his Honour Mr. Justice Lukin, an application was made by Mr. E. R. Larcombe (instructed by Messrs. ...

    Article : 179 words
  13. Advertising

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    Advertising : 353 words
  14. Family Notices

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    Family Notices : 851 words
  15. A Mysterious Interview.

    Citizens of Brisbane have good cause to remember the scenes of rowdyism and unbridled language which for months several years ago regularly characterised ...

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    Small donations for the "Courier" Patriotic Funds came in yesterday, three funds receiving assistance. Of the £5/0/2 for the Belgians, £1/1/ was the 220th ...

    Article : 252 words

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 153 words
  18. Missing Duty Stamps.

    Recently £200 worth of a new issue of twopenny duty stamps disappeared from the stamp duties office in Phillip-street, Sydney. They were in the main office ...

    Article : 72 words
  19. A Railway Appeal.

    The Railway Appeal Board sat in Mackay yesterday, before Mr. Morris, P.M., to hear an appeal against an officer's promotion. The officer who ...

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    Northern mails—Fridays, 8 p.m.; parcels, 5 p.m. Rockhampton, Mackay, Bowen, Townsville, Cairns, P. Douglas—June 16, 10.45 a.m. ...

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  21. They all Came to Brisbane.

    Jack Zimmerle, who won the first prize in the Golden Casket Art Union in aid of the Repatriation Fund, is not quite 17 years of age. He and his mother and ...

    Article : 122 words
  22. Railway Accident near Mackay.

    A smash occurred on the Mackay railway line on Wednesday night, about 7.30. It is stated that Phil Power and James Thornton were coming to Mackay from ...

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    No responsibility can be accepted by the Editor for MS., nor can he undertake to return it. No replies to questions will be convejed by ...

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    Mr. E. Swayne, M.L.A., yesterday received a telegram in the following terms from Mr. F. W. Bamford, M.H.R.:— "Have had interview with Prime ...

    Article : 90 words
  25. The Passing of Marburg.

    The name of Marburg, for township purposes has been cancelled. The Lamb, Department and the Post and Telegraph Department ...

    Article : 89 words
  26. Vital Statistics.

    The Government Statistician (Mr. N J. Macleod) has issued the following report of the vital statistics of Greater Brisbane (10-mile radius), including the ...

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    A telegram to Mr. A. Henry, secretary of the Central Cane Prices Board, with regard to a request by the Pleystowe growers for a readjustment of the price ...

    Article : 79 words
  28. Town Planning at Windsor.

    The science of town planning and city beautification appeals to be advancing steadily. The latest suburb to advance any definite proposal in that direction is ...

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    Any one who has ever been ill knows the comfort of a good nurse. Think, then, how great must be the work done for the stucken men of our armies by ...

    Article : 214 words
  30. Arrival of the Queensland.

    The steamer Queensland, which has been purchased by Messrs. Cleghorn, Hopkins, and Co., Ltd., from Messrs. Wilson, Hart, and Co., of Maryborough, ...

    Article : 368 words

    The question, of amalgamating the Federal and State electoral rolls has been under consideration for some time, and it is undorstood that a Bill to ...

    Article : 69 words
  32. The Brisbane Courier.

    The Gin Gin Show was concluded yesterday, when the camp drafting competition was won by J. E. Rideout's Lurline. ...

    Article : 507 words
  33. Extension of Technical Education.

    Technical education is a subject that is receiving a good deal of consideration just now by the Department of Public Instruction, and it is not improbable that an ...

    Article : 188 words

    Negotiations between the Liberal and the National Labour Parties for a coalition were broken off to-day. The parties met simultaneously to consider ...

    Article : 166 words
  35. FIRES.

    Early last evening the head centre of the Metropolitan Fire Brigade received a call to Margaret-street, city. Two motors, under Superintendent Hinton, proceeded ...

    Article : 206 words
  36. "Cathedrals of the French War Zone."

    A lecture on "Cathedrals of the French War Zone," illustrated with many beautiful lantern slides, was given by Mr. G. H. M. Addison to the members of the ...

    Article : 158 words
  37. Family Notices

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    Family Notices : 392 words
  38. A Picked Pocket.

    The natural inclination to put a hish valuation on one's own property was in evidence at the Land Corut-yesterday. A witness whose land near Kholo, in the ...

    Article : 175 words
  39. Application for Vesting Order

    An interesting application for a Vesting Order was made to his Honour Mr. Justice Chubb in the Supreme Court yesterday mornig. The facts shortly ...

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    In the matter of the Arbitration Court's recent award in the dispute between the Federated Gas Workers' Industrial Union and the various gas companies ...

    Article : 156 words
  41. P.L.L. C0NFERENCE.

    The debate was resumed in the P.L.L. Conference to-night, on the motion,— "That the industrial section is an excrescence on the Labour movement." ...

    Article : 255 words

    Regarding the merger of the P. and 0. and Union companies, it has been officially suggested that the Government may interpose in the endeavour to prevent the ...

    Article : 68 words
  43. Caught by a Tree.

    At Cooroy on Wednesday afternoon Mr. W. Hooper and his son were felling timber for milling purposes, when a limb from the tree fell and caught both father ...

    Article : 90 words

    A full settlement has been reached in the Taupiri coal mines dispute. The working conditions are the same as under the old agreement. The war bonus of 10 ...

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    The yacht Siren left Melbourne on May 23 to sail to Sydney and arrived to-day after a passage full of incident. However no serious mishap occurred, although ...

    Article : 119 words
  46. Tasmanian Masonic Grand Lodge.

    At a special communication of the Tasmanian Masonic Grand Lodge, held at Hobart yesterday, the Hon. C. E. Davies, M.L.C., Past Grand Warden of the Grand ...

    Article : 188 words
  47. Workers' Educational Association.

    The first of a series of public lectures was given last night by Dr. Richards on "The Origin of the Earth" to a crowded audience in the School of Arts. The ...

    Article : 66 words
  48. Advertising

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    Advertising : 238 words

    Arthur John Leggo pleaded guilty at to-day's Quarter Sessions to having stolen £14,000 Government Savings Bank moneys while employed in the bank. His Honour ...

    Article : 42 words
  50. Mails for the A.I.F.

    A parcels mail for the Expeditionary Forces abroad will close next Monday at noon. ...

    Article : 23 words

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