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  2. IS CONFLICT LOOMING IN FAR EAST?

    The feeling 13 growing among observers in North China that the Far East is on the eve of one of the bloodiest conflicts in history, and that when the invasion of Jehol commences China will be plunged into a life and death struggle ...

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  3. COSTS TOTAL £20,000.

    Justice M'Arthur, in Melbourne yesterday, urged that efforts should be made to settle a case which threatens to break all records for ...

    Article : 281 words
  4. MINING TOWNSHIP ISOLATED.

    The mining township of Mt. Coolon has been isolated as the result of heavy rains making the roads impassable. Supplies of ...

    Article : 145 words
  5. WILL FIGHT RAT MENACE.

    Rat cradication on an intensive and comprehensive scale will be begun by the Brisbane City Council on Monday. ...

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  6. TROOPS FIRE ON STRIKERS.

    Four thousand striking workers at the State raliway workshops barricaded themselves in the building in defiance of orders to quit. ...

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  7. WESTERN AREAS SATURATED.

    The bountiful rains in many of the western areas of the State were followed by further falls, generally lighter in character, ...

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  8. NO EXTENSION LIKELY.

    An extension of the building revival scheme to include repair work on churches, public halls, denominational schools, and business ...

    Article : 523 words
  9. MACKAY SEWERAGE.

    An advance under the Government's loan-subsidy schema for local authorities is being sought by the Mackay City Council, which proposes ...

    Article : 108 words
  10. Agricultural Conference.

    Problems confronting agricultural authorities will be the subject of discussion at a conference of Federal and State Ministers in Sydney on April 18. ...

    Article : 90 words
  11. C.S.R. CO.

    Mr. E. W. Knox has resigned from the board of directors of the Colonial Sugar Refining Co. Dr. E. W. Fairfax has been appointed a director in his ...

    Article : 73 words
  12. FIRST FLIGHT.

    Pilot J. A. Mollison arrived here to-day, completing the first flight from England to Argentina in seven flying days. ...

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  13. WHEAT PRICE PROBLEM.

    Following a discussion on the wheat question between the Minister for Agriculture and Stock and members of the Wheat Board ...

    Article : 285 words
  14. SHOT OVER HEART.

    Frederick Francis Atterbury (32), mechanic, was found shot just above the heart at his home at 24 Isaac Street, Spring Hill, about 1.25 ...

    Article : 460 words
  15. CUNARD LINER.

    During the debate on unemployment in the House of Commons to-night the Chancellor of the Exchequer (Mr. Neville Chamberlain) referred to the ...

    Article : 213 words
  16. WORLD TRADE.

    The United Kingdom Chamber of Shipping to-day passed a resolution expressing itself in full accord with the policy of the Government in using ...

    Article : 133 words
  17. STILL BRIGHT.

    Conversations directed towards a coalition between the Hertzog and Smuts parties are slowly progressing. Nationalist extremists are moderating ...

    Article : 49 words
  18. ALLEGED TRAFFIC.

    Maundy Gregory, editor of the "Whitehall Gazette," was charged at Bow Street Police Court with an offence against the Honours ...

    Article : 215 words
  19. Price of Gold.

    Gold was quoted to-day at £6/9/0½ per oz. fine. ...

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  20. INFLUENZA RAGING.

    Deaths from influenza in England and Wales this week numbered 1306. ...

    Article : 22 words
  21. ZEBU CATTLE.

    The possibility of stocking parts of the countiy that are now regarded as difficult for cattle raising was mentioned yesterday by the Minister for ...

    Article : 146 words
  22. TULLY BRIDGE.

    Statements that the Tully Bridge has been the principal cause of holding up train traffic in the North during flood periods, and should be ...

    Article : 129 words
  23. REDUCE RESERVE.

    Matters of importance to the fruit industry, including the proposal for the reduction of the reserve fund of the Committee of Direction of Fruit ...

    Article : 152 words
  24. AIR MENACE.

    When the general commission of the Disarmament Conference to-day considered the British proposals for the abolition of military aviation and the ...

    Article : 138 words
  25. DIRECT ACTION.

    The conference of the Wheat Growers' Union decided that, unless necessary relief is given to farmers by October 1, 1933, direct action will be ...

    Article : 96 words
  26. MAN KILLED.

    An accident occurred at the Mount Isa mines open cut yesterday afternoon, resulting in the death of an employee, John Talbot (39), a married ...

    Article : 172 words
  27. ELECTRIC POWER.

    "A Bill to effect a reduction in the price of electricity has already been drawn up, and doubtless it will be passed during the next session of ...

    Article : 204 words
  28. JAPANESE ACTION.

    As a consequence of Japanese dumping, the Green Island Cement Company, Hongkong's biggest industry, with a capital of 3,000,000 dollars, ...

    Article : 89 words
  29. TERRORIST CHIEF.

    Surya Sen, the alleged chief of the Bengal Terrorist conspiracy and his accomplice, Brajendra Nath Das, were arrested at Gairala, five miles from ...

    Article : 108 words
  30. LOAN OR GRANT?

    Although the Brisbane City Council confidently expected that its request for an advance of £50,000 to enable it to continue the relief scheme would be ...

    Article : 115 words
  31. GIPSY'S FRAUD.

    Remarkable stories of fraud were told when Stephen Sterio, a gipsy, appeared on remand on four charges of duping bank tellers, and stealing ...

    Article : 299 words
  32. PINEAPPLE CANNERY.

    The development of the pineapple industry on the lower Tweed has been occupying the attention of a number of farmers in the area, and a ...

    Article : 173 words
  33. ESK BURGLARIES.

    The premises of Mr. L. M'Coskell, storekeeper and general merchant, were entered at a late hour on Thursday night, and goods to the value of £250 ...

    Article : 112 words
  34. TOWN PLANNING.

    The possibility of introducing a Town Planning Bill was mentioned at a deputation from the Mackay City Council, which waited on the Premier ...

    Article : 194 words
  35. FETTLER'S DEATH.

    Robert Gibb Stanley, a fettler, aged 62 years, died in the Hughenden hospital yesterday through being thrown from a trolley. The deceased was on ...

    Article : 64 words
  36. NO CEREMONIAL.

    In accordance with his expressed desire, Sir William Robertson, who rose from the ranks to become a Field Marshal of the British Army, was buried ...

    Article : 144 words
  37. BULLET REMOVED.

    A bullet which had lodged near his heart during the desperate fighting at Villers Bretonneaux on August 8, 1918, was removed from Mr. J. R. Maitland ...

    Article : 133 words
  38. SOUTH AFRICAN JUDGE.

    Judge Krause, replying to the congratulations of the Bar on his elevation to the Presidency of the Orange Free State Bench, made a sensational ...

    Article : 102 words
  39. City Water Supply.

    The rain has afforded the Brisbane City Council water supply departments welcome respite from the difficulties of providing a satisfactory supply. ...

    Article : 98 words
  40. SIR MALCOLM CAMPBELL.

    Sir Malcolm Campbell is not likely to make an attempt on the land speed record before Saturday. His car has been torn down and the parts strewn ...

    Article : 58 words
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