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  2. BOWLS.

    There was a great gathering of bowlers at the Cetral Station last night to meet the members of the New South Wales interstate team, who arrived by the mail ...

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  3. YACHTING.

    Following a successful inaugural meeting held a little over a week ago the second meeting of the Brisbane Restricted Yacht Club was held at Mr. G. ...

    Article : 338 words
  4. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 623 words
  5. FOOTBALL.

    The visiting team of New South Wales football players was accorded a welcome at the Hotel Daniell at noon yesterday, the Minister for Railways (Mr. J. Larcombe), ...

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  6. LAWN TENNIS.

    CHESTNUT HELL (Massachusetts), August 22. In the mixed doubles section of the national doubles tourney, Tilden—Mrs ...

    Article : 49 words
  7. Country Centres.

    —Keen resentment at the action of the Wide Bay district agricultural societies in seeking to secure the show dates held by the West Moreton societies was ...

    Article : 215 words
  8. GATTON.

    Confirmation Service.—His Grace Archbishop Sharp held a confirmation service at St. Alban's Anglican Church on Wednesday afternoon, when 25 candidates were ...

    Article : 35 words
  9. CHARLEVILLE.

    Shearing Season.—Shearing has been completed at Burenda station, about 40,000 sheep being shorn. The station conducted its own operations. Warm to ...

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  10. REDCLIFFE.

    Anzac-avenue.—A meeting of the local committee of the Anzac Memorial Avenue was held in the Council Chambers, at which Alderman J. B. Duna presided. ...

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  11. AUSTRALIANS BEATEN.

    M'Innes, a member of the Australian team gives the following account of the semi-final matches in the national doubles tournament: ...

    Article : 443 words
  12. ROADVALE.

    Basket Ball.—A basket ball match between teams representing Boonah and Roadvale resulted in a win for Roadvale boys by 17 to 15 and for Boonah girls ...

    Article : 171 words
  13. TOOWOOMBA.

    Vote of Condolence.—At the meeting of the Queensland Polo Association to-night Mr. Alex. M'Phie, the president, said that before commencing the ...

    Article : 180 words
  14. GYMPIE.

    Ambulance Brigade.—At the monthly meeting of the Gympie Ambulance Brigade, Mr. P. J. Coombe in the chair, it was decided to purchase a third car, of ...

    Article : 131 words
  15. BARCALDINE.

    Artesian Bore.—Mrs. E. Smith's bore on the Navarre selection[?] Brixton, has struck water at a depth of 2465ft. The boring will be continued. ...

    Article : 66 words
  16. TRAGEDY RECALLED.

    The tragic disappearance of Miss Ada Mary Hudson, of Cremorne, while on a vojago back to Sydney from America, was recalled by the granting of probate of ...

    Article : 199 words
  17. THE COMMITTEE OF THE SANDGATE SHOW SOCIETY. —P. Port photo.

    {No abstract available} [ILLUSTRATED]

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  18. BOXING.

    Charlie Stone, the Welsh lightweight, who makes his debut in the Brisbane ring in opposition to Harry Holmes to-night, arrived from the South during the ...

    Article : 188 words
  19. A SOUTHERN WILL.

    The estate of Joseph Slade, merchant, of Armidale, who died on July 5, has been sworn for probate at £25,566. Testator appointed Clive Stuart Slade, his son[?] ...

    Article : 60 words
  20. ROCKHAMPTON TOURNAMENT.

    The Rockhampton Tennis Association for some time past has been conducting a tournament. The greater part of the eliminating games have been played, and ...

    Article : 79 words
  21. GYMNASIUM AFFILIATES WITH UNION.

    A meeting of the council of the Amateur Boxing and Wrestling Union was held last night. An application was received from the Brisbane Gymnasium for ...

    Article : 122 words
  22. PRICE FIXING ANNOUNCEMENTS

    The Commissioner of Prices (Mr. Ferry) announced yesterday that the following maximum retail prices had been fixed at Gatton:—Flour, ordinary, ...

    Article : 194 words
  23. DALBY.

    Death of a Nurse.—The death occurred at the Dalby Hospital last night of one of the nursing staff, Nurse Catherine Conaghan (aged 27), as the result of illness ...

    Article : 85 words
  24. WARWICK.

    Fruit Culture.—Mr. W. S. Leslie, instructor in fruit culture, has been in the Warwick district for the past few days inspecting orchards and giving ...

    Article : 117 words
  25. SOUTH COAST.

    Accident.—Norman Haack, aged 18 years, while adsisting to kill calves at Mr. O. Fredrick's slaughter yards on Friday afternoon cut his elbow severely. ...

    Article : 45 words
  26. SOUTH-WESTERN DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIPS.

    The South-western district championship tennis tournament was continued to-day. Results:- Queensland South-western ...

    Article : 105 words
  27. KEMBIA [?]RANGE RACES.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 267 words
  28. KILCOY AMATEUR TOURNAMENT

    By to-day's midday train Mr. J. Newton (instructor), with Messrs. Frank Mansfield and M. Wintour, will leave for Kilcoy[?] to take part in the Oddfellow's ...

    Article : 37 words
  29. BEAUDESERT.

    Serious Accident.—On August 14, John Theodore, a member of the telephone repair gang, fell from the top of a telephone pole, a distance of 40ft. and in ...

    Article : 83 words
  30. ROSEWOOD.

    L.P.A.—The local L.P.A. met on Wednesday night, Mr. A. W. Johnston presiding. The district councillors were requested to ask for immediate relief, as ...

    Article : 80 words
  31. BOCKHAMPTON.

    Court Cases.—William Lawson Dick, charged with having pretended to Frederick Charles Regan, of Mackay, that a cheque for £100, drawn on the ...

    Article : 221 words
  32. VILLA BEATS FELDMAN.

    Pancho Villa, the world's flyweight champion, knocked out Jack Feldman in the third round of a scheduled 10-round bout. ...

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  33. MARINE DEPARTMENT APPOINTMENTS.

    Appointments to several vacancies and consequential rearrangements in the Marine Department were announced at the Treasury yesterday. The ...

    Article : 267 words
  34. ALLORA.

    Euchre Tournament.—A euchre tournament and dance, in aid of Gymnasium "Queen," was held on Tuesday. The tournament was conducted by Mrs. A. L. ...

    Article : 199 words
  35. MITCHELL.

    Travelling Sheep.—Before Mr. A. B. Hansen, Acting Police Magistrate, yesterday, J. C. K. Lethbridge proceeded against J. Hegarty for failing to have ...

    Article : 119 words
  36. CARPENTIER-BECKETT MATCH.

    The match between Georges Carpentier (heavyweight champion of Europe) and Joe Beckett (heavyweight champion of England) has been fixed to take place ...

    Article : 33 words
  37. RUGBY UNION TEST.

    The weather is more settled for to-morrow's test. All the seating is booked. New Zealand team: Full back[?] Sinclair (Otago); three-quarters, Steel (West ...

    Article : 130 words
  38. RUGBY SELECTION.

    Sir,—As in old Rugby player one can only express a keen regret on reading tho final selection of the team to do battle for Queensland on Saturday. Without ...

    Article : 184 words
  39. RACING DISPUTE.

    The Pony Owners' aud Trainers' Association, which is boycotting the Associated Racing Clubs, to-day held a race raceting at Kembla Grange. There waa an ...

    Article : 334 words
  40. MURGON.

    Claim for £176.—Before Mr. A. B. Gibson, P.M., at Kingaroy, C. A. Rogash, sanitary contractor, sued the Kingaroy Shire Council for alleged breach of ...

    Article : 55 words
  41. FOREST HILL.

    Teachers' Association.—At the monthly meeting of the Lockyer Teachers' Association, Miss M. Fitzpatrick presiding, lettors were received from the Minister ...

    Article : 133 words
  42. LISMORE.

    The "Profits" of Dairy Farming.—As a result of his own work and that of two members of his family a North Coast dairyman recently received a cheque for ...

    Article : 104 words
  43. KEDRON PARK.

    The days of proprietary racing have ended as far as Brisbane is concerned by the taking over of Kedron Park by the newly ...

    Article : 181 words
  44. AMATEUI CHAMPIONSHIP.

    The amateur, [?]olf championship was concluded at Seat[?] to-day. The weather was fine but the g[?] was somewhat interfered with by a s[?]ng north-easterly wind, ...

    Article : 250 words
  45. TERMS UNACCEPTABLE.

    The Chinese Soccer team will not visit New Zealand. The Association Council has decided that the terms offered are unacceptable. New Zealand was to provide ...

    Article : 43 words
  46. TOOWOOMBA v. N.S.W.

    The Toowoomba Rugby League secretary (Mr. R. Brown) stated last night that E. S. ("Nigger") Brown will not play against New South Wales on ...

    Article : 101 words
  47. RANNES SCHOOL OF ARTS.

    Official approval was given yesterday to the reservation of about 1 rood 12 p[?]r[?]hes at Rannes, in the Rockhampton land agent's district, for School of Arts ...

    Article : 243 words
  48. MOTOR DRIVERS.

    The grand jury at Christchurch, dealing with the charge of manslaughter arising out of a fatal motor car smash, made a recommendation that where a person ...

    Article : 155 words
  49. BALLANDEAN.

    Lantern Lecture.—An interesting and instructive lecture was given in the School of Arts by Mr. J. Ward (Queensland Government Fruit Expert) on Tuesday. ...

    Article : 196 words
  50. RIFLE SHOOTING.

    The inter-University match commenced yesterday on the Long Bay range and ended to-day. Sydney University yesterday was 20 down, but to-day made a good ...

    Article : 99 words
  51. SOCCER MATCHES.

    At the Brisbane Cricket Ground this afternoon two B senior fixtures will be played. The first game, to start at 1.45 p.m., will be between the two leading ...

    Article : 194 words
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