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  2. GENERAL NEWS.

    As the electoral lists are now being collected throughout the colony, it would be well if non-resident electors would communicate with the officers in charge of police in the districts where their qualifications ...

    Article : 156 words
  3. Movable Rock

    A MOVING rock has been discovered at Coogee, about one hundred and fifty yards from the residence of Mr. W. H. Nicholson. The discovery, which is one of a somewhat curious character, was made by Mr. Nicholson's ...

    Article : 141 words
  4. Patriotic Fund.

    AT a meeting of the committee of the New South Wales Patriotic Fund, held last week, it was reported by the executive committee that the balance to the credit of the fund was now £34,753 12s. 5d., of which ...

    Article : 162 words
  5. Scientific Exhibition.

    THE Engineering Association of New South Wales has determined to hold, in August next, a scientific and mechanical exhibition similar to that held in 1883. From the prospectus which has been issued, we learn ...

    Article : 138 words
  6. Flood in the Paroo.

    A BOURKE correspondent telegraphs that at 9.45 a.m. on Saturday last the Darling had risen 2 feet 6 inches since, 5 a.m., on Friday, but the water is still below the gauge. On January 5 the mail from ...

    Article : 114 words
  7. The Defence Force.

    AS the annual course of continuous training for the defence forces is approaching, the programme for the Easter encampment occupies a little attention among those interested. One of the questions discussed is as ...

    Article : 257 words
  8. Federal Council.

    WITH regard to the Federal Council, to be held in Hobart, commencing on the 26th January instant, we understand that the following will in all probability be the list of members present:—Victoria—Hon. James ...

    Article : 121 words
  9. Boycotting Chinese in America.

    REFERRING to the system of boycotting the Chinese in America, the Pall Mall Gazette says:—The following proclamation will be read with interest. It is a copy of an anti-Chinese handbill which was torn from a post in ...

    Article : 334 words
  10. Cabs in the City.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 137 words
  11. Soudan Medal Parade.

    IT has been definitely decided that the Soudan medal parade shall be postponed till after the return of Major-General Richardson, but the date is not specifically fixed. There is some hint of a possible postponement till the ...

    Article : 200 words
  12. Holiday Passenger Traffic.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 306 words
  13. Arrest of an Absconder.

    IT will be remembered that a few months ago a Mr. Yan Bieren, manager of the powder works at Narrabeen, was missing, and at the same time it was discovered that there were defalcations in the accounts of the ...

    Article : 214 words
  14. Arrival of the Steamship Parthia with Immigrants.

    The Orient Company's chartered steamship Parthia, Captain Alexander Marshall, arrived on Wednesday from London, via Plymouth, with part cargo of merchandise and no fewer than 764 Government immigrants, after one of the ...

    Article : 322 words
  15. The Mint.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 113 words
  16. West Camden Light Horse.

    THE West Camden Light Horse paraded, for the first time with swords, on Friday afternoon last at Moss Vale, under the command of Captain Mackay, and were exercised in various portions of the drill, in ...

    Article : 138 words
  17. Typhoid in the Metropolis.

    THE mortality returns, and the records of the principal hospitals show that the number of cases of typhoid fever increases year by year. The present outbreak is seemingly the worst experienced by the city ...

    Article : 197 words
  18. A Fruit-Stealer Shot.

    AT about 4 o'clock on Sunday afternoon a boy named James M'Dermott, 15 years of age, residing with his parents at No. 24, Alexander-street, Paddington, was admitted into the Sydney Hospital suffering from ...

    Article : 210 words
  19. The Blayney-Murrumburrah Railway.

    A PUBLIC meeting was held at Carcoar recently to take into consideration the advisableness or otherwise of urging the Government to open the second section of the Blayney-Murrumburrah railway line several months ...

    Article : 374 words
  20. The Tumberumba Shooting Case.

    In the Police Court, Tumberumba, on Saturday, January 2, before Mr. J. F. Mackinson, P.M., A. C. C. Hinder, manager of the Commercial Bank, Tumberumba, was charged with maliciously shooting at and wounding Henry ...

    Article : 1,154 words
  21. Technical College.

    THE first term of the Sydney Technical College for the present year commenced this week. On his recent holiday tour Mr. James Barnet, Colonial Architect, at the request of the board, as one of its members, obtained ...

    Article : 371 words
  22. Colonial Tweeds.

    AMONG the exhibits which will represent the industries of New South Wales at the approaching Colonial Exhibition in London, none will be viewed with more interest by manufacturers at home than the ...

    Article : 297 words
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