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  2. WHO CONTROLS THE GOVERNMENT?

    The meeting of the unemployed at the Labour Bureau tool a novel turn yesterday morning, as, after receiving the usual report of the committee, it adjourned in ...

    Article : 1,422 words
  3. THE PROFITEERING ACT.

    Some points in constitutional law were involved in a matter which engaged the attention of the High Court of Australia to-day. W. A. M'Arthur, Ltd., ...

    Article : 561 words
  4. "MANURING THE SOIL OF FLANDERS."

    At the conference of delegates of the Wide Bay and Burnett branch of the R.S.S.I.L.A., held at Kilkivan last Saturday and Sunday the following motion, ...

    Article : 179 words
  5. INTERSTATE VESSELS DELAYED.

    A stop work meeting attended by about 1000 seamen was held at the Trades Hall to-day, ostensibly to discuss "domestic affairs" Despite the strict secrecy ...

    Article : 275 words
  6. MOTORS AND MOTORISTS.

    When sending in queries, please give the fullest possible particulars of the fault or faults; the value of the answer depends upon the accuracy and amplitude of the description. The ...

    Article : 975 words
  7. THE RAILWAY ADMINISTRATION.

    Mr. F. G. Lodge (Nationalist candidate for Fitzroy) addressed a meeting at Port Curtis to-night. He made a caustic attack on the railway administration, puncipally ...

    Article : 85 words
  8. A SUCCESSFUL MINISTER.

    Fine sermon, wasn't it? Well, Mr. Walters' sermons have improved 50 per cent I think during the last few months. Didn't you ever hear about it? Well, ...

    Article : 395 words
  9. SYDNEY WOOL AUCTIONS.

    After a lapse of four years, the wool auctions were resumed in Sydney to day. There was a small attendance of buyers, representing all classes of the trade. The ...

    Article : 381 words
  10. MR. SIZER'S CAMPAIGN.

    Mr. H. E. Sizor (Nationalist candidate for Nundah) addressed three successful meetings last night—at Samford, Kedron, and Everton Park. He was assisted by ...

    Article : 59 words
  11. LOCKYER.

    Prospects are becoming brighter in the Lockyer is the campaign proceeds. The Country Party candidate (Mr. G. A. Logan) has addressed very successful ...

    Article : 107 words
  12. MEETINGS.

    Particulars of meetings of candidates are advertised on page 9. ...

    Article : 11 words
  13. CAUCUS PROPAGANDA.

    Sir,—During the last two weeks I have received no fewer than sex copies of the Lieut.-Governor's speech. The printing of this speech must have cost a few good ...

    Article : 75 words
  14. RESTRICTS CREDIT.

    Giving evidence before the Parliamentary Committee which is investigating the question of improving the agricultural industry, Professor R. E. Irvine, ...

    Article : 170 words
  15. THE PRINCE'S HOMECOMING.

    The Duke of York and Prince Henry will meet the Prince of Wales on his arrival in H.M.S. Renown at Portsmouth on Monday next. ...

    Article : 27 words
  16. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 1,190 words
  17. THE STRAITS COMMISSION.

    The Washington correspondent of the "New York Times" says that the State Department is considering the advisability of appointing a representative of the ...

    Article : 131 words
  18. THE FEDERAL CAPITAL.

    In the Legislative Assembly to night the Premier (Air Storey) gave notice of the following motion:—That, in the opinion of this House, it is the duty of the ...

    Article : 148 words
  19. "MAN-WOMAN" ON TRIAL.

    Eugene Falleni, who is known as the "man-woman," was placed on trial in the Central Criminal Court to-day, on a charge of having murdered Annie ...

    Article : 202 words
  20. NEW YORK'S POPULATION.

    The officially corrected census figures give the population of New York city as 5,620,048. [In the 1916 census the population of the city ...

    Article : 38 words
  21. SHIP'S COOK DISAPPEARS.

    The captain of the steamer Kanna reported on the arrival of the vessel at Lyttelton from Newcastle that William Corsa, a cook on the ship, had ...

    Article : 53 words
  22. APPRECIATION OF SOLDIERS.

    The employees of the railway running shed at North Ipswich on Saturday tendered a welcome to several of their colleagues who recently returned from ...

    Article : 72 words
  23. STEAMER'S CREW PAID OFF

    The crew of the Lass o' Gowrie, which is held up in consequence of men refusing duty, has been paid off. The two cooks demand higher wages, and also ...

    Article : 46 words
  24. N-S.W. PARLIAMENT.

    In the Legislative Assembly to-night, Mr. Ley (Progressive Party) sought to secure the assent of the House to a motion affirming the urgency of filling ...

    Article : 150 words
  25. HAULING TIMBER.

    Some time ago the Tweed and Byron Teamsters' Association asked the sawmillers to increase the price of hauling, stating that the request was not acceded ...

    Article : 92 words
  26. IPSWICH AND WEST MORETON.

    A special meeting of the board of management of the Ipswich General Hospital was held yesterday to deal with tha resignations of Dr. B. Gilmore ...

    Article : 214 words
  27. ANSWERS TO CORRESPONDENTS.

    "Tail Light" writes: I am experienceing some trouble with my oil tail lamp, which is fitted to the rear of my Ford. Although the wick is trimmed well, and ...

    Article : 465 words
  28. HIGH PRICE FOR PIGS.

    What is claimed to be a record sale of live pigs was made at Murwillumbah by the disposal of 25 baconers by J. B. King to Hatton's Ltd. for £202/10/, an ...

    Article : 46 words
  29. PASTORAL MATTERS.

    Big loads of wool continue to arrive daily. Wool from kincora was trucked to-day to be despatched to the market. ...

    Article : 26 words
  30. RED CROSS SOCIETY.

    The meeting of Citizens interested in the final disposal of the Gympie Red Cross funds was held in the Town Hall Chamber last night, the Deputy Mayor ...

    Article : 155 words
  31. King George's Fund for Sailors.

    His Royal Highness the Duke of Connaught, and Chairman of the General Council of King George's fund for sailors, in his third annual report states ...

    Article : 264 words
  32. WEST AUSTRALIAN PARLIAMENT!

    The Legislative Assembly to-day discussed the estimates for the Agricultural Department and adjourned over tomorrow which is Show Day. Replying to ...

    Article : 129 words
  33. Gladstone Cotton Industry.

    According to the Cotton Expert (Mr. D. Jones), the cotton industry in the Gladstone district gives every prospect of success Mr. Jones said yesterday that he ...

    Article : 137 words
  34. RACEHORSES FOR MELBOURNE.

    The following racehorses are being taken to Melbourne by to-night's express train:—Salitros Speciality, Myamly, Stage Flight, Trevanyon, Dunwil, and W. ...

    Article : 60 words
  35. PRICE OF CEMENT?

    On the application of the Commonwealth Portland Cement Co. and the Kandos Cement Co., the Necessary Commodities Commission to day give approval to the ...

    Article : 46 words
  36. Molloy Relief Fund.

    The King and Empire Alliance acknowledges the receipt of the following further amounts towards the Molloy Relief Fund: —Previously acknowledged, £40/3/; Mr. ...

    Article : 42 words
  37. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 99 words
  38. Cabinet Meeting.

    There will be a sufficient number of Ministers in town to permit of the holding of a Cabinet meeting to-morrow. This meeting will be followed by a meeting of ...

    Article : 37 words
  39. LATE COMMERCIAL.

    The stocks of tin amount to 19.326 tons. On the spot there are 1644 tons, and afloat 1626 tons. The deliveries during September were 2436 tons. ...

    Article : 32 words
  40. Sherwood Show.

    Arrangements for the forthcoming Sherwood Show which is to be held at Graceville on October 23, are well in hand. Entries close on October 11. Particulars are advertised. ...

    Article : 33 words
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