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  2. NEWS OF THE DAY.

    To-day's issue of "The Age" consists of 10 pages." The most disastrous fire that has yet occurred in Melbourne broke out at 2 o'clock ...

    Article : 2,547 words
  3. MR. RANDOLPH BEDFORD'S CANDIDATURE.

    In an article on the general elections in "The Ago" of 8th October, commenting on the prospects of the candidates, the following passage occurred:-- ...

    Article : 228 words
  4. GREAT EIRE IN MELBOURNE.

    The greatest fire that has ever yet occured in Melbourne happened yesterday morning. In three hours property to the value of about £750,000 was consumed, and ...

    Article : 1,290 words
  5. CABLE MESSAGES.

    A densely crowded part of East London lying between the Smithfield Market and Finsbury, and within a quarter of a mile of the Guildhall, was devastated to-day by ...

    Article : 785 words
  6. CABLE MESSAGES.

    The German first class armored cruiser Deutschland, 7319 tons displacement, i.h.p. 5360, complement 668 men, has been despatched to Hayti to ...

    Article : 59 words
  7. CABLE MESSAGES.

    A further engagement with the Afrid is is reported on the Afghan frontier. The division under Brigadier-General Symons, in taking possession of Baks, met with ...

    Article : 49 words
  8. IN ELIZABETH-STREET

    The warehouse of Messrs. Craig, Williamson and Thomas, in which the fire found its origin, was of quite recent construction, having been built not more than seven years ...

    Article : 1,698 words
  9. THE EIGHT HOURS FIGHT.

    The Allied Trades Unions of Great Britain have appointed a jointly representative committee, which will submit the decisions arrived at in the conference ...

    Article : 68 words
  10. GERMANY AND CHINA.

    It has transpired that 5000 Chinese troops, provided with 14 of krupp's guns, were in garrison at Kiao-Chou when the German squadron landed men and ...

    Article : 83 words
  11. IN FLINDERS-LANE.

    The section of Little Flinders-street front Swanston-street to Elizabeth-street is, despite its secluded situation, one of the best known parts of the city, and from a business point of view, perhaps the most ...

    Article : 2,696 words
  12. THE ENGLISH ELEVEN.

    The cricket match between Mr. Stoddart's eleven and the Newcastle eighteen was concluded in the presence of a largo attendance this afternoon. The weather was fearfully ...

    Article : 121 words
  13. A DOCKERS LABOR TROUBLE.

    Trouble has arisen between the employes at the London docks and the London docks committee through the action of the latter in compelling all dock laborers ...

    Article : 73 words
  14. FILIBUSTERS IN CUBA.

    The Queen Regent Christina of Spain has granted a royal pardon to the crew and passengers of the American schooner Competitor, captured lost April by a ...

    Article : 127 words
  15. THE ABSCONDER BEAN.

    After having eluded the police for some 10 days, George A. Bean, who is charged with stealing two cheques, valued at £788 9s. 4d., the property of the Lands department, on ...

    Article : 356 words
  16. THE BRITISH DEFENCES.

    Commenting on the many complaints lately made by exports, from the Commander in Chief, Viscount Wolseley, downwards, as to the ineffectiveness of the ...

    Article : 138 words
  17. GROUND PLAN OF THE SCENE.

    The accompanying sketch shows the block of buildings devastated by yesterday's fire. It is situated between Elizabeth-street on the west, Swanston-street on the east,. Flinders-street on the south, and Flinders-lane on the north. It covers an area of five acres, and the destruction has spread over between three and four acres. The ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 84 words
  18. SEDITION IN INDIA.

    An application was to-day made to the judicial committee of the Privy Council for leave to appeal against the sentence passed by the Bombay Supremo Court on Bal ...

    Article : 112 words
  19. PROPOSED EXCHANGE OF TROOPS.

    The War Office authorities are giving consideration to the proposal which was mooted after the Jubilee celebrations, that a system should be established of ...

    Article : 51 words
  20. CANADA AND AMERICA.

    Sir Julian Pauncefote, British Ambassador at Washington, has consented to act as head of a commission appointed by the Canadian Government to negotiate with ...

    Article : 54 words
  21. TURKS AND ARMENIANS.

    The Sultan of Turkey, whose officials in Asiatic Turkey lately prohibited the disbution of relief among the surviving Armenian sufferers of the Charput massacre, the ...

    Article : 95 words
  22. SHOCKING. BUGGY FATALITY.

    On Saturday afternoon six men, who bad been playing cricket at Mount Barker, were returning to Hahudorff in a trap. When going. down Tanner'a Hill the abaft broke, and the ...

    Article : 133 words
  23. RIVAL INTERESTS ON THE NILE

    The French Government is actually exerting itself with a view to securing French supremacy on the head waters of the Nile. Reports from Paris state that ...

    Article : 51 words
  24. THE AUSTRIAN REICHSRATH.

    The desperate stonewalling tactics adopted by the German minority in the Austrian Reichsrath to prevent the passage of the bill to prolong the Angsleich (joint ...

    Article : 68 words
  25. INTERCOLONIAL NEWS.

    In the Ono Mile Walk at Auckland sports to-day, Creamer, the ex-Australasian champion, beat Wilson, the present champion, in the magnificent time of 6 min. 27 2-5th sec., thus ...

    Article : 81 words
  26. THE LONDON WOOL SALES.

    The quantity of wool which has arrived for the next series, of London sales, which open on 23rd inst., is 146,000 bales. The number forwarded to manufacturers is ...

    Article : 48 words
  27. THE LONDON MARKETS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 178 words
  28. CLUB SWINGING FOR 37 HOURS.

    A club swinger known as Curlew Williams started on Friday morning to break tho world's club swinging record for endurance, hold by "Jack" Griffiths, of Cobar. Williams is ...

    Article : 74 words
  29. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    The half yearly report and balance sheet of the New Zealand Loan and Mercantile Agency Company show a debit balance of £22l6. which is attributed by ...

    Article : 264 words
  30. SAD SEQUEL TO A PICNIC.

    A pionic which was hold a few weeks ago by a large Sunday school in an eastern suburb has had a melancholy sequel, as about a score of children are now laid up with typhoid fever. ...

    Article : 61 words
  31. NEW SOUTH WALES.

    At Bathurst this evening, Stanley L. Hewetson, manager of the Bathurst railway station refreshment rooms, committed suicide by cutting hie throat. The reason for the act is ...

    Article : 41 words
  32. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    The body at an elderly man was found in the Port Adelaide River early this morning, and has been identified as that of Robt. Scott, engineer. of Sydney. Deceased left a letter ...

    Article : 100 words
  33. LONDON BUTTER MARKET.

    Under date of the 18th November Messrs. Dalgety and Company Limited are advised of the sale of their shipment of butter per. steamer Ballsarat, on account of various ...

    Article : 75 words
  34. FIRE IN BOURKE-STREET.

    When the alarm was spread about 10 o'clock last night that a fire had broken out in Bourke-street a crowd quickly gathered at the seene, expecting another big blaze. ...

    Article : 144 words
  35. TASMANIA.

    No candidate has boon nominated against Mr. Urquhart, the new Attorney-General. He has been re-elected unopposed for Zeehan. ...

    Article : 21 words
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  37. NEW ZEALAND.

    A fire at Waihi, a gold mining town in the Auckland district, has destroyed 13 buildings. ...

    Article : 21 words
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