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  2. OLD-TIME SCHOOLDAYS

    There always have been children, and presumably always will be, and so there always will be schools. Cynics say that people who have no children of their own set out to bring up other people's, and that is how the first school started. ...

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  3. EMPIRE MINING

    The third (triennial) Empire Mining and Metallurgical Congress will meet in South Africa from March 24 to May 9 next, and during that period will tour ...

    Article : 415 words
  4. CAPACITY IN INDUSTRY

    Rehabilitation of our wounded soldiers has shown how ex-service men who have lost a limb, wholly or in part, who have lost one eye, who are blind or ...

    Article : 1,230 words
  5. WORLD'S RECORD SCORE

    Queensland opened disastrously with the colossal task of scoring 770 runs to win. Levy and O'Connor opened, and Levy ...

    Article : 1,293 words
  6. BLACK CURRANTS

    A total of 1.188 12lb. boxes of black currants for disposal on the mainland left New Norfolk yesterday. The consignment was sufficient to fill two ...

    Article : 828 words
  7. OLD HORTON COLLEGE AT ROSS

    The famous Horton College, which stood half-way between Mona Vale and Ross, on the Main Road from Hobart and Launceston, as it appeared when it was one of the famous schools of Australia. Horton was founded in 1852 by the late Captain Horton, and in this old ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 80 words
  8. THE WEEK-END IN AMERICA

    The week-end is only beginning to come into its own in America, writes the New York correspondent of the Manchester "Guardian" in the course of ...

    Article : 1,045 words
  9. MOTORING ACCIDENTS

    Dropping 20ft. over the side of a bridge over the Wimmera River, near Jeparin, owing to broken steering gear, a motor-truck pinned down two men ...

    Article : 111 words
  10. ALL THAT REMAINS OF HORTON COLLEGE

    The fine old doorway at the main entrance to Horton College. This doorway, standing all by itself at Ross, is all that now remains of the splendid building, of which a drawing is reproduced on this page. D.I.C. photo. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 45 words
  11. KNOCKED DOWN BY CAR

    Late yesterday afternoon, Mrs. Ethel Hewett, 50 years of age, residing at 8 Molle Street, Hobart, while attempting to cross Elizabeth Street, was knocked ...

    Article : 233 words
  12. ART JUBILEE

    Of historic interest to the now active and assured art world ot Australia, "Fifty Years of Australian Art," in which a half-century of the New South ...

    Article : 402 words
  13. R.A.F. MACHINES

    An all-round increase in speed for R.A.F. machines will result from their re-equipment, which is now proceeding, says the "Daily Telegraph's" aviation ...

    Article : 237 words
  14. WIVENHOE TRAGEDY

    On inquiry at Wynyard Hospital at a late hour last night it was ascertained that the condition of the four survivors of the level crossing smash at ...

    Article : 138 words
  15. HENDRY'S DISMISSAL IN SHEFFIELD SHIELD MATCH

    An incident in the Sheffield Shield match between Victoria and S. Australia on the ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 56 words
  16. CALENDAR REFORM

    The Soviet Committee charged with fitting the five-day week into a calendar of months and years reviewed more than 100 projects for the reform, and ...

    Article : 162 words
  17. TRUCKS LEAVE LINE

    While travelling from Cockburn to Peterborough, nineteen trucks of a train of 24, loaded with ore, toppled into a creek about three miles ...

    Article : 83 words
  18. SERIOUS FIRE IN W.A.

    More than 20 motor-cars and motortrucks owned by Arthur Bales Ltd., and a large quantity of timber which had been salvaged from the steamer ...

    Article : 72 words
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