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  2. Traffic Act Applied to Whole City.

    The Mayor of Brisbane (Alderman W. A. Jolly, C.M.G.) announced yesterday that the provision of the Traffic Act had been applied to the whole city area. ...

    Article : 58 words
  3. Advertising

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    Advertising : 35 words

    Metropolitan Weather Forecast for To-day.—Cloudy, close, and showery, but general tendency to improved conditions; north-easterly winds, ...

    Article : 1,132 words
  5. A Genuine "Howler."

    Serious minded academic examiners, as they wade through miles of foolscap at examination time, have been known to break down under the emotional strain ...

    Article : 138 words

    Following are the Vice-Regal engagements for next week:-Wednesday.—His Excellency and Lady Goodwin will attend the annual meeting ...

    Article : 103 words
  7. Costly Music.

    It is stated that the provision of suitable music at the new Capital Theatre, Sydney, will cost £8240 yearly. The musical director, Mr. Theodore Henkel, ...

    Article : 74 words

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 122 words

    Colonel D. C. Cameron, M.H.R., will leave Brisbane this morning for Canberra. The Minister for Trade and Customs ...

    Article : 424 words
  10. Votes for Boys and Girls!

    At the Sydney Metropolitan Provincial Conference of the Australian Labour Party last night a motion that adult franchise at 18 years of age should be ...

    Article : 122 words
  11. Family Notices

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    Family Notices : 211 words
  12. Male Dress Reform.

    Members of the Commonwealth Markets and Migration Development Commission now visiting Brisbane are not disposed to regard the conventions in respect of ...

    Article : 190 words

    Letters for despatch by the aerial mail service in Australia must be specially endorsed "AERIAL SERVICE," and a special aerial fee of 3d. per half-ounce must be prepaid in ...

    Article : 522 words
  14. Advertising

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    Advertising : 499 words
  15. Hinkler Carrying Notable Photographs.

    Major Segrave's 1000 h.p. Leviathan double-engined automobile, which at present holds the world's speed record of 203.79 m.p.h., will be on view at the All ...

    Article : 211 words
  16. "Sports Referee."

    The weather conditions of the past few days have not been encouraging for sportsmen, but given clear skies to-day many sporting events will be staged in ...

    Article : 63 words
  17. Advertising

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    Advertising : 290 words
  18. Wearne's Hut.

    Standing on the Warwick to Brisbane road, at the foot of the Main Range, on the eastern side of Spicer's Gap, is a little hut that is an object of interest to ...

    Article : 299 words
  19. Senator Thompson's Visit.

    Senator Thompson spent yesterday in Brisbane en route to Canberra for the Senate sitting on Wednesday next. He has been in Queensland for the full ...

    Article : 266 words

    An old identity of the Pratten district, Mr. J. Ahern, passed away in the Warwick Hospital. The deceased had been ailing for some time. The funeral took ...

    Article : 267 words
  21. Family Notices

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    Family Notices : 892 words
  22. Answers to Correspondents.

    All letters news items, and other contributions intended for publication should be addressed to the Editor. Every letter must be accompanied by the ...

    Article : 686 words
  23. Germany in the Air.

    W. Jefferson Davis, writing in the "Saturday Evening Post" about flying in Germany, says:—"I have just been aloft with flying burgomasters, grandmothers ...

    Article : 210 words
  24. FIRST IN QUEENSLAND. The Brisbane Courier.

    The three greatest characters in English literature—who are they? This inquiry has nothing to do with the prize-list instinct that delights ...

    Article : 1,154 words
  25. Imitation Sun.

    Imitation of the sun as a means for heating churches or rooms with high ceilings has been originally and successfully applied in Amsterdam (says the ...

    Article : 134 words
  26. Razors and Potatoes.

    Those who discard blades from safety razors should be careful in their method of disposal. An instance in Warwick gives that impression. While peeling and ...

    Article : 125 words
  27. London Pigeons.

    War is being made on London pigeons, but in accordance with the spirit of the times the campaign is being carried out with as little pain to the feathered tribe ...

    Article : 166 words

    In 1924 an amendment of the Local Authority Acts was passed in Queensland, making it compulsory for shire councils to erect sign posts showing the ...

    Article : 117 words
  29. A Novel Racing Proposal.

    Last week-end some one struck upon the idea of dog-racing as a revenue producer for the Longreach Rugby League coach fund. Arrangements were made to ...

    Article : 200 words
  30. What Listeners Want.

    Popular preferences in radio music have been made public by Mr. Arthur Williams, vice-president of commercial relations of the New York Edison Company. The ...

    Article : 280 words
  31. Boilermaker's Invention.

    Some time ago Mr. W. E. Harris, a boilermaker employed at the Ipswich workshops, submitted to the Inventions and Suggestions Board an improved tool ...

    Article : 109 words
  32. Trout and Eel.

    Recently a Taranaki (N.Z.) angler caught a two-pound trout that had apparently been savagely attacked by an eel. Deep rips in the flesh just above ...

    Article : 96 words
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