Articles from page 13: Previous page Next page

  1. Please wait. Loading browse data... loading
  2. COUNTRY NEWS.

    Dance.—A dance in aid of the Brookfield Hall funds was held in the ball on Christmas Eve. Mr. A. Ballard was M.C., and Penhaligon's Band supplied the ...

    Article : 53 words
  3. Cyclones That Caused Great Havoc.

    From December to April is regarded as the cyclone season in northern Queensland, and from now on anxious eyes will watch the recording instruments at the Weather Bureau for indications of any impending storm. Some of these storms in the past have caused ...

    Article : 1,303 words
  4. ELECTRIC EYE.

    An American device to detect internal Assure in rails or, as it is sometimes called, "rail cancer," has received some attention in the ...

    Article : 1,102 words
  5. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 359 words
  6. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 673 words
  7. BLACKBUTT.

    Sports and Dance.—A successful day's sports was held on the Recreation grounds on Boxing Day, organised by the Blackbutt Cricket Clubs. Ideal weather prevailed. ...

    Article : 82 words
  8. OBITUARY.

    Sailing enthusiasts throughout the Commonwealth will learn with regret of the death of that champion helmsman and master ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 151 words
  9. DALLARNIL.

    Presentation.—A dance was held in the Public Hall on Christmas Eve. During the evening a presentation was made to Miss Estelle Jackson, who is leaving the ...

    Article : 38 words
  10. CHILDERS.

    Brighter Outlook.—Reports from local business houses are to the effect that the Christmas trade exceeded expectations, and showed a distinct improvement when ...

    Article : 51 words
  11. MAPLETON.

    Dance.—A dance in aid of the Mapleton Cricket Club was held in the School of Arts on Christmas Eve, Bull's Band (Nambour) supplying the music. Mr. F. ...

    Article : 31 words
  12. OBI OBI.

    Social.—A dance and social evening, arranged by the Obi Obi residents, was held in the Obi Hall on December 26. Mr. C. Abrahams supervised the dancing, ...

    Article : 59 words
  13. Mrs. W. H. Russell.

    A wide circle of friends in Queensland will regret the death of Mrs. E. V. Russell, wife of Mr. W. H. Russell, postmaster, of Childers, which occurred ...

    Article : 249 words
  14. MOOLOOLAH.

    Bull Sold.—Mr. H. M. Bray, the owner of the Bosedale Jersey stud farm at Mooloolah, has sold his young bull. Ambassador of Bosedale, to Mr. E. Kent, of ...

    Article : 44 words
  15. COOLUM.

    Benefits.—Good patronage was accorded the dance held in Mrs. B[?]tift's hall at Coolum on December 27 for the benefit of the funds of the Coolum Life Saving Club ...

    Article : 116 words
  16. COOTHARABA.

    Christmas Tree.—The Cootharaba State School Committee held a Christmas tree in the Cootharaba Public Hall on December 24, when the building was crowded. Mr. ...

    Article : 66 words
  17. Colonel W. J. Foster.

    Over the grave of the late Col. W. J. Poster, C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., at Tidworth (Wilts), has been erected a very fine memorial by his brother officers ...

    Article : 104 words
  18. GYMPIE.

    M.U.I.O.O.F.—At the first summons meeting of the Loyal Victoria Lodge, M.U.I.O.O.F., the following officers were elected:—I.P.N.G. and Lecture Master, Bro. ...

    Article : 79 words
  19. MONTO.

    House Destroyed.—The residence owned and occupied by Mrs. L. E. Jamieson, at Three Moon, via Monto, was destroyed by fire on December 27 at about midday. Mrs. ...

    Article : 80 words
  20. PROBATES GRANTED.

    Probate has been granted in the estate of the following deceased persons:—Albert E. Whatmore, Sydney, solicitor, £5793; Francis M. Anglim, St. ...

    Article : 36 words
  21. TITHE WAR.

    Several hundred Kent farmers and their men successfully prevented the removal of stock which had been distrained on for non-payment of tithe ...

    Article : 222 words
  22. SPY'S SECRET.

    One of the most remarkable spy exploits of the war was revealed for the first time recently. It is the story of a German who spent the whole of ...

    Article : 341 words
  23. MOORE.

    Dances.—The Christmas tree and dance, held in the Soldiers' Memorial Hall at Moore, on December 24, was a great success. Music was supplied by Miss R. Peters, with ...

    Article : 92 words
  24. BRASS BANDS.

    The brass band contest opened at the Town Hall to-night. Mr. A. T. M'Cahon (president of the Warwick Town Band Association) presided. With him were ...

    Article : 228 words
  25. DANCING BISHOP.

    Dr. William Shuckburgh Swayne, the "dancing bishop," has resigned the see of Lincoln on the grounds of illhealth. He is 70 years of age, and has ...

    Article : 211 words
  26. MA MA CREEK.

    Euchre Party.—A euchre party and dance, organised by the committee of the School of Arts, was held on December 24, when the prize was won by Mr. H. ...

    Article : 98 words
  27. TOOGOOLAWAH.

    Police Court.—At the Toogoolawah Police Court on December 27, before Messrs. D. A. Menzies and B. J. Edmunds, Js.P., Norman Costa, Frank ...

    Article : 133 words
  28. TIGHT-ROPE THRILL.

    Broadway, New York, was startled the other afternoon by the spectacle of a girl walking across it on 1000ft. of wire stretched at a height of 300ft. ...

    Article : 162 words
  29. AN ENJOYABLE CRUISE.

    The Brisbane office of the Orient Steam Navigation Co., Ltd., advise having received a radio message from the Royal Mail liner Oronsay, which left. ...

    Article : 148 words
  30. CARRIED OFF BY EAGLE.

    With no trace of fear, a little boy, found on the top of a precipitous rock, stated a recent message from Madras, joyfully exclaimed: "The bird brought ...

    Article : 177 words
  31. ALLORA.

    Cricket Dance.—The Goomburra Club's annual dance resulted in £11 being taken at the doors. An orchestra played the music, and supplementary numbers were ...

    Article : 77 words
  32. IN PULPIT AT NINETY-FOUR.

    The Rev. Frederick Willett, who is in his 95th year, preached at the Armistice service in Lindfield Church, Sussex, in which he was a worshipper ...

    Article : 126 words
  33. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 21 words
  34. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 16 words
Digitisation generously supported by
State Library of Queensland
Digitisation generously supported by
×

Buy

Download

Please choose from the following download options:

Share

Share this item on:

Print

Print page as...

The National Library of Australia's Copies Direct service lets you purchase higher quality, larger sized photocopies or electronic copies of newspapers pages.

Scope
Format of download
as... PDF PDF

You need to login before you can save preferences.

$