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  2. A BRISBANE DEVELOPMENT.

    A rot altogether unexpected obs[?] has arisen to the despatch [?] many of the steamers re[?]red [?] by the su[?] strike. Despite the emphatic official ...

    Article : 887 words
  3. STATE PUBLIC SERVICE.

    One ot the planks in the platform of the National Democratic Council has important reference to the State Public Service and its well-being. It is as ...

    Article : 293 words
  4. PERSONAL NOTES.

    Private M. Bugler, of Grantham, is returning by the Takada. He enlisted nearly three years ago. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Mort, Franklyn ...

    Article : 598 words
  5. THE TRAMWAY BILLS. DEBATE IN THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL.

    In the Legislative Council yesterday, Mr. T. M. Hall moved, "That the report of the Select Committee on the Brisbane Tramway Fares Bill and the ...

    Article : 768 words
  6. FEDERAL PARLIAMENT. MORATORIUM BILL.

    In the Senate to-day. Senator Russell informed Senator Reid that the Queensland Government did under take to supply beef from the local ...

    Article : 248 words
  7. A QUESTION WITHOUT NOTICE.

    In the Legislative Assembly yesterday, Mr. Swanye asked, without notice: "In the event of the Brisbane Tramways becoming the property of the State, is it ...

    Article : 80 words
  8. THE PEACE LOAN.

    Following is a list of the principal applications for the Peace Loan received at the head office of the Commonweath Bank, Brisbane, yesterday:—Peter ...

    Article : 447 words
  9. AUSTRALIA'S DEFENCE.

    The first vital lesson of the war, said Lieutenant-General Sir C. B. White, in an address to [?]tary officers this evening, is that the defence of Australia can be ...

    Article : 128 words
  10. ACTIVITY AT NEWCASTLE.

    The deadlock which occurred yesterday in the negotiations between the seamen and the ship owners' representatives over the engagement of seamen and ...

    Article : 73 words
  11. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.

    In the House of Representatives, Mr. Massy Greene informed Mr. Rodgers that the Government was endeavouring to get a share of the ...

    Article : 633 words
  12. POSITION AT BOWEN.

    There is general satisfaction here that the strike is ended Fruit growers are anxions for the Kuranda to leave Townsville immediately, and call at Bowen, to ...

    Article : 84 words
  13. "A SUSPECTED PERSON."

    In the Fitzroy Court to-day, Leslie Taylor was charged that, being a suspected person, he [?]tered in or about a public place on August 5, with intent to ...

    Article : 134 words
  14. LOADING OF POTATOES.

    The waterside workers on the Manuka, at Wellington, refused to load potatoes booked for Sydney, as they considered the export of potatoes responsible for the ...

    Article : 48 words
  15. AMERICAN WAR LOAN POSTERS.

    An interesting collection of American war loan posters used in the Liberty loan and the recent Victory Loan campaigns is at present being exhibited in ...

    Article : 129 words
  16. THE ECHUCA BY-ELECTION.

    The following nominations have been received from Nationalists willing to submit themselves to a ballot for the selection of a candidate to contrat the Echuca ...

    Article : 86 words
  17. ALLEGED LIBEL.

    A writ was issued to-day in which Frederick Verraon Bates (president), Edward W. Cremer (vice-president), and John William Canden (secretary), of the ...

    Article : 87 words
  18. QUEENSLAND PATRIOTIC FUND.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 35 words
  19. SALE OF LAND.

    A question of considerable interest as to the business relations of members of Parliament to sales of land to the Government is raised among the issues in ...

    Article : 454 words
  20. OFFICIAL NOTIFICATIONS.

    Thomas S. Burke, land agent, Roma, to be acting land agent for the Bundaberg land agent's district during the absence on sick leave of J. D. V. Sheaban. ...

    Article : 563 words
  21. A LIVING WAGE.

    Addressing the New South Wales Board of Trade, which is holding an inquiry for the purpose of declaring a minimum living wage, Mr. Crott, who appeared for a ...

    Article : 179 words
  22. FINANCIAL SHIRKERS.

    Sir,—My excuse for writing on this subject is that I was approached by Captain Dash, organiser for the war loan in Queensland, to thoroughly canvass this ...

    Article : 379 words
  23. SELECT COMMITTEE'S REPORT.

    The Select Committees report, as submitted by Mr. T. M. Hall in the Legislative Council, was is follows:—"The Select Committee examined the witnesses ...

    Article : 761 words
  24. THE WHEAT POOL.

    Several questions dealiag with the wheat pool were answered in the Legislative Assembly to-day by the Minister for Agriculture Mr. Grahame stated ...

    Article : 189 words
  25. CLAIM FOR DAMAGES.

    In the Supreme Court this morning his Honour Mr. Justice Lukin delivered his reserved judgment in the case in which the Rockhampton Council claimed £200 from the Commissioner ...

    Article : 140 words
  26. S.A. PARLIAMENT.

    Some curiosity was shown by Labour members in the House of Assembly to-day regarding the continuance of the Coalition Government. Mr. Edwards referred to the Press statement ...

    Article : 214 words
  27. SOLDIER SETTLEMENT.

    At a meeting of the Land Settlement Committee of the Queensland War Council on Monday night, Mr. J. M. Hunter presiding, progress reports regarduig the works on the ...

    Article : 130 words
  28. CONCERT AT ENOGGERA.

    Mrs. Bale's Red Cross Kitchen concert party gave an enjoyable concert at the Military Hospital at Enoggera last night. Captain Peppercorn presided, and the ...

    Article : 108 words
  29. DISEASE IN BANANAS.

    Dr. Darnell Smith (departmental entomologist) is at present conducting an investigation locally into a disorder in banana plants known as "bunchy top." ...

    Article : 74 words
  30. LOCAL GOVERNMENT.

    In accordance with the provisions of the Local Authorities. Acts, the Executive Council has appointed Mr. Richard Lawrence Holden to be a member of the Southport Town Council. ...

    Article : 291 words
  31. CANE GROWERS AND MR. HUGHES.

    At a meeting of the Childers cane growers on Saturday evening, Mr. John Broadhurst in the chair, a motion was carried unanimously extending a hearty ...

    Article : 188 words
  32. SOLDIER SETTLEMENT IN N.S.L.

    In the course of a speech at Parramatta to-night the Minister for Lands (Mr. Ashford) stated that 3,385,479 acres had been made available to date for soldier ...

    Article : 68 words
  33. Advertising

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    Advertising : 720 words
  34. RED CROSS SOCIETY.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 47 words
  35. SKATING CARNIVAL.

    A skating carnival under the auspices of the Valley Amateur Swimming Club was held in the Glideway Rink last evening, and was fairly well attended. The ...

    Article : 82 words
  36. W.A. RAILWAYMEN.

    In the Arbitration Court to-day the railway employees' case was continued. His Honour Mr. Justice Roots protested against the efforts of the union, in applying for an amendment ...

    Article : 105 words
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