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  2. SHIPPING. DEPARTURES.

    May 8.—ARAWATTA, Capt. P. H. Day, for Melbourne Passengers: Mesdames Lambeth, Yeoman, Carcy (2), M'Intosh, Mr. A. N. Fraser, and 8 in the steerage. Macdonald, Hamilton, ...

    Article : 138 words
  3. Advertising

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    Advertising : 154 words
  4. THE SIXTH WAR LOAN.

    Messrs. Finney Isles and Co., Ltd., and Messrs. T. C. Beirne and Co. announce that arrangements are now complete for the drawing of the prizes in connection ...

    Article : 214 words
  5. RECRUITING RALLY.

    Although there was a large gathering in the Exhibition Hall last night to hear addresses on the recruiting question, and to inaugurate a new campaign, the ...

    Article : 1,625 words
  6. THE PREMIERS' CONFERENCE.

    Is is quite evident, from suggestions contained in the speeches of the visiting Premiers at the conference which was opened by the State Governor (Sir ...

    Article : 925 words
  7. The Caucus and the Returned Soldier.

    A recent traveller to North Queensland tells quite a "pretty" story, and one which illustrates in a marked fashion exactly what "preference to returned ...

    Article : 289 words
  8. Blackheath Colliery Dispute.

    As a result of the suggestion of his Honour Judge Edmunds at the sitting of the Coal Board in Brisbane yesterday, a conference between representatives of the ...

    Article : 128 words
  9. STILL AT A DEADLOCK. SOLDIERS' INSTITUTE DISPUTE.

    The passage of another 24 hours has not altered the position of affairs at the Queensland Soldiers' Educational and Industrial Institute, where, yesterday ...

    Article : 904 words
  10. SUN, MOON, AND TIDE.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 135 words
  11. Record Prices for Tin.

    According to the cable messages published during the last three or four days, including to-day, there appears to be tremendous activity in the tin market in ...

    Article : 83 words
  12. AUSTRALIAN TIMBER.

    The Governor-General to-day opened a line exhibition of Australian timber suitable for furniture and cabinet work, at Queen's Hall, at Federal Parliament ...

    Article : 192 words
  13. MAILS OUTWARD.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 79 words
  14. The Blow-fly Pest

    The sub-committee of the Commonwealth Advisory Council of Science and Industry, who are dealing with the blowily peat in sheep, left yesterday to ...

    Article : 83 words
  15. The Brisbane Courier. 72ND YEAR OF PUBLICATION. THURSDAY, MAY 9, 1918.

    The British captured a few prisoners and three machine guns in a successful raid in the neighbourhood of Nenville Vitasse. ...

    Article : 402 words
  16. Uniform Income Tax Assessments.

    At the half-yearly meeting of the General Council of the Australasian Corporation of Public Accountants, held recently in Melbourne, the following ...

    Article : 167 words
  17. TO CORRESPONDENTS.

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

    Article : 520 words
  18. The Home Secretary's Tour.

    The Home Secretary, (Mr. Haxham), who returned yesterday from a visit to the Central District stated that it was hoped to make Rewan the main ...

    Article : 154 words
  19. GENERAL MAURICE'S STATEMENTS.

    General Maurise's startling statements raise some very serious questions, and it is satisfactory to find that the Imperial Government has ...

    Article : 803 words
  20. Increased Cold Storage Charges.

    The "Government Gazette" of Saturday last contains a revised list of the charges made by the railway authorities for the cold storage of goods, including ...

    Article : 92 words
  21. AUSTRALIAN WOOLLENS.

    The interstate Commission, under the presidency of Mr Piddington, continued its inquiry to-day into the price of clothing. ...

    Article : 414 words
  22. The State Canning Factory.

    Plans are now being prepared for the State Canning Factory, which is to be established at Bulimba, principally in connection with the Soldiers' Settlement ...

    Article : 93 words
  23. Wool Carbonising Industry.

    Mr. J. E Earwaker, manager in Brisbane of Messrs. Winchcombe, Carson, Ltd. has drawn the attention of the "Courier" to the field that exists in ...

    Article : 143 words
  24. A Motoring Incident.

    The recent motor car accident on the Toll Bar road, on the Main Range, has brought to light another sensational incident that happened several years ago. ...

    Article : 361 words
  25. English Tommies and the Anzacs.

    After telling his hearers at the Exhibition Hall last night that the Australian troops were the best paid, the best kept, the best clothed, and the best ...

    Article : 122 words
  26. Family Notices

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    Family Notices : 674 words
  27. HOW SOME GOVERNMENTS GOVERN.

    "It is the duty of the Government to govern, and we must not shrink from our duty under pressure of any kind." This unfortunately is not a ...

    Article : 941 words
  28. A Fire in a Shop.

    An inquiry was held yesterday, before Mr. J Macalister, J.P., into the circumstances attending a fire which occurred on April 1, at Arthur John Murray's ...

    Article : 224 words
  29. Lithgow Small Arms Factory.

    About 50 men were re-engaged at the small arms factory at Lithgow on Monday and Tuesday, and the process of recalling former employees is being ...

    Article : 118 words
  30. INSTITUTE OF ACCOUNTANTS.

    A general meeting of the members of the Federal Institute of Accountants was held on Tuesday night to discuss the question of amalgamation of the ...

    Article : 482 words
  31. FATAL SHOOTING AFFRAY.

    A fatal shooting affray took place in Liverpool-street, Darlinghurst, early this morning. Three women were observed to be engaged in a violent quarrel at ...

    Article : 139 words
  32. QUESTION IN PARLIAMENT.

    In the Federal Parliament this afternoon Mr. Groom (Acting Minister for Works) informed Mr. Sinclair (N.) that he would ascertain the facts respecting ...

    Article : 58 words
  33. Queensland Meat in London.

    At the last National Show the winning pen of freezers consisted of three Hereford bullocks from Mr. G. A. Atthow's [?] perty, Highwood, near Kilcoy, this team ...

    Article : 279 words
  34. Body Recovered from the River.

    The Water Police, yesterday morn ing recovered the body of a respectable looking man from the river, near the Botanic Gardens. He had ...

    Article : 278 words
  35. MEETING OF RETURNED SOLDIERS.

    It is announced that a mass meeting of returned soldiers, under the auspices of the Returned Sailors' and Soldiers' Imperial League, will be held in the Social ...

    Article : 65 words
  36. ALLEGED SEDITION.

    Arising out of a recent meeting of the Second Division men at Christchurch, John Flood, Ernest Langley, and Hiram Hunter, prominent Labourites, were ...

    Article : 75 words
  37. FIRES. A COTTAGE DESTROYED.

    At about 11 p.m. on Tuesday the Toombul Fire Brigade received a call to a fire in Alma-street, Eagle Junction. The brigade, under Assistant ...

    Article : 90 words
  38. "COURIER" PATRIOTIC FUNDS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 94 words
  39. Mails for the A.I.F.

    A newspaper mail for the Expeditionary Forces iu England and France will close to-morrow at 7 p.m. Another mail will close next Monday—newspapers ...

    Article : 44 words
  40. Northern Mining Trouble.

    A certain amount of unrest exists among the back-country miners in North Queensland. This is caused by disputes over awards, and already has ...

    Article : 52 words
  41. AUSTRALIAN WHEAT.

    Information has been received in Sydney to the effect that the United States National War Trade Board has taken steps to reorganise the available wooden ...

    Article : 127 words
  42. A HAYSHED DESTROYED.

    Mr. J. Lee, Murrumba, had the misfortune to have his hayshed completely destroyed by fire. The shed contained about 80 bags of corn in cob, 20 tons of ...

    Article : 62 words
  43. The Question of Pensions.

    Mr. Orchard (the Minister for Recruiting) admits that the pensions paid to discharged soldiers are not sufficient. He said last night, however, that he ...

    Article : 71 words
  44. State Fish Market.

    Referring yesterday to Mr. Theodore's statements in regard to complaints as to the State Fish Market, Mr. J. N. Gardner, a returned soldier, said he was ...

    Article : 180 words
  45. HOTEL AT HADEN BURNED.

    A message received from Goombungee this morning stated that the Wahooa Hotel at Haden (licensce. Mr. S. Rowe) was destroyed by fire last night. The ...

    Article : 53 words
  46. Body Not Yet Identified.

    A few days ago the body of a man was found floating in the river near Glen-road, Toowong. Up to a late hour last evening it had not been identified. ...

    Article : 33 words
  47. Soldiers' Insurance Scheme.

    The mayor (Alderman J. M'Master) made an announcement last night which should prove an additional incentive to recruiting. He said he had been asked to ...

    Article : 74 words
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