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  2. RAILWAY MYSTERY

    Without a driver in charge, an electric train of six cars on the Mordialloc line, about 8 o'clock to-night, dashed through the station gates at Highett, then on to ...

    Article : 174 words
  3. COUNTRY CENTRES. IPSWICH.

    Resolutions for the next conference of the Queensland Teachers' Union were dealt with at the monthly meeting of the Ipswich and West Moreton Teachers' ...

    Article : 121 words
  4. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR. [Correspondsnts are urged to keep their communleat[?]ons as [?] as possible, so that a [?] distr[?]tion of space may be reserved for the opimons of d[?]erent writers on pub[?] ques[?]. [?]Ed. "B.C."] SALE OF RAILWAY TICKETS.

    Sir,—On arriving at the South Brisbane station on Sunday last for the Southport excurs[?]on, timed to leave at 9.5 a.m., I, with many others, was ...

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  5. FOOTBALL. RUGBY LEAGUE SEMI-FINALS.

    The Brisbane Rugby League staged the semifinals of the premiership competition in both grades, A and B, at the Exhibition Ground on Saturday, Grammars were opposed to Western ...

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  6. NEXT OF KIN. AND OTHERS WANTED TO THEIR ADVANTAGE.

    The undermentioned persons are wanted in connection with the estates of deceased persons. Any inquiry relating to one of the notices ...

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  7. BOXING. HUNEFELD KNOCKS OUT HOLMES.

    Billy Hunefeld (9.6[?]) knocked out Harry Holmes (9.8) in the seventh round of their contest at the Stadium on Saturday night. Hunefeld was a 5 to 4 oil favourite, and he ...

    Article : 129 words
  8. PLAY IN MELBOURNE.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 128 words
  9. ROCKHAMPTON.

    A tragic incident occurred on Saturday morning. Richard Merry, aged 56, a fisherman, walked into Davis and Son's shop, apparently to transact some ...

    Article : 51 words
  10. RING OUTPOINTS UREN.

    After an uninteresting contest, Charlie Ring (10st. 9[?]lb.) defeated Tommy Uren (11st. 1lb.) on Saturday night at the Melbourne Stadium. and Victoria thus gained the third ...

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  11. TOOWOOMBA.

    Filshie, Broadfoot, and Co., Ltd.'s, sawmill, joinery works, drying rooms, &c., situated in Bridge-street, near Ruthven-street, Toowoomba, had a narrow ...

    Article : 404 words
  12. BEENLEIGH.

    The financial statement read at the monthly meeting of the Beenleigh School of Arts on Thursday night showed the satisfactory credit balance of £60/14/. ...

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  13. ADELAIDE MATCHES.

    The results of the League football played on Saturday were:—West Torrens 14 goals 7 behinds, beat Norwood, 9 goals 3 behinds; West Adelaide, 8 goals 6 behinds, beat Sturt, 7 goals ...

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  14. A SOUTH BRISBANE NUISANCE.

    Sir,—Your paragraph in this morning's "Courier" in [?]erence to last week-end— and every week-end, for that matter—dust nu[?]sance was very timely and opportune, ...

    Article : 156 words
  15. TWO MATCHES FOR BECKETT.

    The British heavyweight boxer, Beckett.—will meet Moran in London at the end of September, and Capentier at the end of October. ...

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  16. MISSING KETCH.

    The ketch Ruby, which disappeared mysteriously late on Thursday night after sending up distress flares, is reported safe at Norah Head. Her destination was ...

    Article : 43 words
  17. SNOOKER CHAMPIONSHIP.

    The Amateur Billiard Association of Queensland continued its snooker champiouship of Quecnsland at His Majesty's Theatre building on Saturday night with the first heat of the ...

    Article : 141 words
  18. LAWN TENNIS. CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 446 words
  19. REDUCED TAXES. DATE OF OPERATION.

    The Federal Treasury officials, when interviewed, stated that the taxation remissions will become operative when Parliament ratifies them. At present ...

    Article : 63 words
  20. RACES AT GYMPIE.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 131 words
  21. PROHIBITION.

    Sir,—The improved conditions of the cable service re the working of Prohibition in U.S.A. and Canada is worthy of note. Hitherto we have learned from ...

    Article : 153 words
  22. LAIDLEY.

    The following are the principal averages of the Laidley Cricket Club for the 1921-1922 season:—Bowling: N. Francis, 6.15; K. Breuer, 6.32; C. W. Hooper, 9.8; ...

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  23. DR. EARLE PAGE'S COMMENTS.

    In a statement on the Budget Speech of the Commonwealth Treasurer (Mr. Bruce), Dr. Earle Page, the leader of the Federal Country Party, said that it was a ...

    Article : 177 words
  24. Woolloongabba Debating Society.

    The weekly meeting of the Woolloongabba Debating and Literary Society was held in the Good Templars' Hall, Nilestreet, Woolloongabba, on Wednesday. ...

    Article : 56 words
  25. REPLIES.

    Carson, William (13,[?]).—Send full particu[?]ars to Mr. Thomas J. MacGrath, 15, Kildare-street, Dublin. Gilbert, Jane Kate (13,429).—How can we ...

    Article : 276 words
  26. BANANA COUNTS.

    Sir,—In reply to the letter written by Mr. J. G. Cook, president of the B.B.M.A., 1 may state that about two years ago I sent to the Brisbane Market (just before ...

    Article : 236 words
  27. CHILDERS.

    At a meeting of the Isis Chamber of Commerce the president (Mr. D. C. Pettigrew) in the chair, it was unanimously resolved to support the cotton industry ...

    Article : 85 words
  28. Advertising

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  29. MARYBOROUGH.

    Walter Freise (aged 10 years), residing at Antigua, was the victim of a pea rifle accident yesterday afternoon. He was playing with another boy who ...

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  30. LOSSES BY FIRE. TWO OUTBREAKS AT BUNDABERG.

    Two fires broke out within 20 minutes of each other on Saturday evening. The first outbreak was in a recently erected war service home occupied by a returned ...

    Article : 186 words
  31. CHINCHILLA.

    Mr. A. J. Mills, who will take over the head mastership of the State school at Indooroopilly on August 21, [?]eft Chinchilla on Wednesday, accompanied by his ...

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  32. COUNTRY MATCHES.

    Rugby League competition matches this afternoon resulted:—Senior Grade: Valleys defeated Newtown, 25 to 2. Junior; First Grade: Rangers defeated Valleys 8 to [?] Second Grade: Eastern ...

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  33. M.M.L.T.A.

    The Men's Metropolitan Assciation's siugles cl[?]plonship, played at Farleigh court resulted:—Trev[?] v. Ward. 6-2, 3-6, 6-3; Stirling v. Briggs, 6-3, 6-2; Stirling v. Trevennen, 6-4, ...

    Article : 48 words
  34. BARROWMEN TRICKS.

    Sir,—How is it that some barrowmen are allowed to delude the public, by selling Seville or such oranges as are used in jam making? Certainly one buys from ...

    Article : 131 words
  35. TOOWOOMBA TOURNAMENT.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 81 words
  36. SOCIALIST TURMOIL.

    The turmoil in the ranke of the Parliamentary Socialistic Party continues, and the division in the party is greater than ever. Daring the week charges were ...

    Article : 110 words
  37. THE CINDER NUISANCE.

    Sir,—As a frequent traveher by our local ra[?]ways, I often wonder why there is nothing done to try and separate cinders from the exhaust of the engine. ...

    Article : 69 words
  38. COOMERA.

    At the monthly meeting of the Progress Association a letter was read from the Railway Department stating that the amount of goods despatched from this ...

    Article : 41 words
  39. COTTAGE BURNED AT PITTSWORTH.

    A seven-roomed cottage was totally destroyed by fire about daylight this morning. The building, which was an old one and was owned by the Toowoomba Benefit ...

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  40. SOCCER MATCHES.

    The first Soccer mathch at the Brisbane Crieket Ground on Saturday was a rep[?] for Second [?]race [?] pre[?] [?] [?] Rovers and [?] Rangers. When the teams last ...

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  41. LACROSSE.

    In the B Grade interstate lacrosse match at the Sydney Crlcket Ground on Saturday New South Wales beat Queensland by 10 goals to nil. The play was not so one-sided as the score would ...

    Article : 96 words
  42. PICTURES FOR PRISONERS.

    Sir,—In your issue of the 12th instant your correspondent R. L. Lawrence, while endeavouring to give the Government, and those responsible for the sercening ...

    Article : 302 words
  43. NAMBOUR.

    Messrs. Thornton and Mann offered for sale £1000 worth of general merchandise at Nambour on Saturday. Between 200 and 300 persons were present and ...

    Article : 61 words
  44. Ancient Order of Foresters.

    An interesting function took place at Salisbury on Friday night, when a court of the Ancient Oreder of Foresters was opened. The ecremony waa performed by ...

    Article : 186 words
  45. RAILWAY GAUGES.

    Strong opposition is being manifested towards the proposal of the Premier and the Ministers to co-operate with the Prime Minister in the unification of the railway ...

    Article : 217 words
  46. PUSHBALL.

    A new game was introduced to the sporting publk of Queensland on Saturday in the form of pus[?]ball. an [?]erican tavourite. which may be ptayed wh[?]e [?]ing in a motor car, on ...

    Article : 387 words
  47. GRAFTON.

    The New South Wales Ra[?]way Comm[?] sioners, who have made an inspection of the North Coast line, arrived at South Grafton on Monday. To a deputation the ...

    Article : 241 words
  48. Ulster Association.

    Mr. E. Kerr presided over a meeting of the Ulster and Loyal Irishmen's Association on Friday evening. The fallowing officers were elected:—President, Mr. E. ...

    Article : 117 words
  49. COUNCIL MEETINGS.

    A special meeting of the Town Council was held to deal with the question of [?]rtioning the cost of the stone [?]hing plant. The total expenditure to the date of the meeting was ...

    Article : 278 words
  50. Grain Storage Sheds.

    The State Wheat Board is about to call tenders for the erection of one grain storage shed at each of the following railway stations:—Hodgson, Roma, Dalby, ...

    Article : 47 words
  51. LISMORE MEETING.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 199 words
  52. Fishing at Caloundra.

    Mr. A. S. Meek, a Sydney fisherman, has just finished five weeks at Caloundra, during which he landed 1370 fish, all of good size and including a large quantity ...

    Article : 153 words
  53. METROPOLITAN DISTRICTS.

    A successful concert was held in the Northgate-Virginia School of Arts on Saturday, in aid of the widow and childron of a returned soldier, who died ...

    Article : 128 words
  54. Auctioncers, Land, and Estate Agents.

    The usual monthly meeting of the Queensland Auctioneers, Land and Estate A[?]ts' Association was held in the rooms of the Chamber of Commerce, the ...

    Article : 114 words
  55. AUSTRA[?]AN RULES.

    Windsor v. Valley (Schools' L[?]ue).—Won by Windsor by [?] [?] 3 [?] (15 points). to 2 goals 2 behinds (14 points) Taringa v. Yeronga (Schools' League).—Won ...

    Article : 100 words
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