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  2. COUNTRY NEWS.

    Preparations are being actively made for the arrival of Lord Brassey to-morrow at the labor colony. It was decided at a mooting of the townspeople to-night that a fitting reception ...

    Article : 61 words
  3. LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL ELECTIONS.

    At the Town Hall, Ballarat East, this morning, Mr. H. Cufchbert, Minister of Justice, was formally declared re-elected unopposed as a representative of the Wellington province in the ...

    Article : 305 words
  4. INTERCOLONIAL NEWS.

    About 6.30 this morning a youth named James M'Goldrick, 16 years of age, met with a fatal accident at the foot of the Mount Keira incline, near Wollongong. Ho was clambering ...

    Article : 100 words
  5. WEEKLY HALF HOLIDAY.

    Deputations from the employers and employes attended at the meeting of the Trade Hall Council last night to ask that body for its support to secure Saturday for the universal ...

    Article : 625 words
  6. CITY OF MELBOURNE BANK

    On behalf of tho liquidator of the City of Melbourne Bank, Mr. Outhwaite, of Messrs. Blake and Riggall, applied to Mr. Justice Williams in the Supreme Court yesterday for ...

    Article : 366 words
  7. ANNUAL STUD SHEEP SALES.

    Messrs. Powers, Rutherford and Co. will commence their twenty-ninth annual sale of stud sheep on Monday next, at 10 o'clock. As [?]therto, the sales will take place in Messrs. ...

    Article : 355 words
  8. THE SHEEP SHOW.

    The annual show of the Australian Sheep Breeders' Association was opened to the public yesterday, on the promises of Messrs. Goldsbrough, Mort, and Co., Bourke-street, but ...

    Article : 747 words
  9. AMUSEMENTS.

    A Trip to Chinatown and Hoyt and M'Kee[?] complete American Company, from the Madison-square Theatre, New York, which Messrs. Williamson and Musgrove will introduce to the ...

    Article : 819 words
  10. A NEW ZEALAND TRAGEDY

    Mr. and Mrs. Jones, who keep a shop at Petone, near Wellington Harbor, were found dead this morning in circumstances pointing to murder. Jones was 70 years of age, and his ...

    Article : 338 words
  11. SIR T. F. BUXTON AT MILDURA.

    The steamer Nellie arrived here at [?] p.m. to-day with Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton, Lady Buxton, all the members of the family, Dr. Campbell and two daughters, the Rev. B. and ...

    Article : 146 words
  12. NEW ZEALAND BANK INQUIRY.

    The Council Banking Committee practically concluded taking, evidenco to-day, and is now only waiting tho receipt of replies by Mr. Murray to certain questions before bringing ...

    Article : 35 words
  13. SUICIDE OF A YOUTH.

    Nicholas sadlier, aged 15, a scholar at St. Peter's College, committed suicide by shooting himself with a double-barrelled gun at his parents residence at Glenelg early this morning. ...

    Article : 242 words
  14. FUNERAL OF MR. DAVIS, M.L.C.

    The remains of Mr. G. Davis, M.L.C., were interred in the Maffra cemetery to-day, and were followed by a large number of mourners. The Revs. H. F. Scott, of Sale, and D. R. ...

    Article : 48 words
  15. THE DAIRYING INDUSTRY.

    The half yearly report of the operations of the Tower Hill Park Butter Factory ending 31st July discloses a profit of £202 14s. 4d. The receipts amounted to £4818 14s. 10d., sales of ...

    Article : 640 words
  16. SPORTING NOTES.

    Saturday, 29TH AUGUST.--Mentone races; Sydney Tattersail's Club Meeting at Randwick; Australian eleven v. Lancashire, at Liverpool (third day); Melbourne Sparrow Shooting Club ...

    Article : 1,014 words
  17. NORTH-WESTERN PROVINCE.

    Mr. Walter Duncan, who formerly represented Borung in the Assembly, has definitely announced himself as a candidate for this province. The election will take place on the 10th ...

    Article : 35 words
  18. FINANCING A LAND SYNDICATE.

    After a protracted hearing the second trial of the notion of Rigg v. The Standard, Bank and others was concluded by Mr. Justice Hodges in the Supreme Court yesterday, when judgment ...

    Article : 1,198 words
  19. THE DEFAULTER GEAKE.

    The identity of the defaulting Daylesford solicitor James Edward Geake with the man detained on suspicion at Monte Video was fully confirmed yesterday afternoon, when the Chief ...

    Article : 296 words
  20. GIPPSLAND PROVINCE.

    Mr. W. Pearson, grazier, of Kilmany Park, Gippsland, has decided to offer himself for the seat in the Legislative Council for the Gippsland Province rendered vacant by ...

    Article : 102 words
  21. AUSTRALIAN EXPLORATION.

    The Surveyor-General to-day received a telegram from Mr. S. G. Hubbe, leader of the Travelling Stock Route Expedition, intimating that he was leaving Coolgardie with his party ...

    Article : 105 words
  22. SOUTH-EASTERN PROVINCE.

    Mr. Harbison, returning officer for the South- Eastern Province, declared yesterday in the presence of five ratepayers at Brighton that Mr. Balfour, the only candidate nominated, had ...

    Article : 222 words
  23. NEW SOUTH WALES.

    At a meeting in the town hall to-night it was decided to form a volunteer regiment, to be known as the Australian rifle corps. Nearly 500 names were handed in by intending members. ...

    Article : 319 words
  24. MEETING OF SHOPKEEPERS AT NORTH MELBOURNE.

    A meeting of North Melbourne shopkeepers was convened yesterday morning at the mechanics' institute, Errol-street, Mr. P. P. M'Master, jeweller, occupying the chair. ...

    Article : 468 words
  25. COLONIAL PARLIAMENTS.

    The Assembly did not rise till 2.30 this morning, making the third all night sitting of the week. The Factories Bill was recommitted and two somewhat extreme amendments previously ...

    Article : 50 words
  26. ANNUAL MEETING OF THE ASSOCIATION.

    In the evening the annual dinner of the association took place at Scott's Hotel, Collins street, when n numerous company sat down to aan excellent dinner. The chair was taken by ...

    Article : 547 words
  27. TASMANIA.

    The Eight Hours Bill has passed the Assembly by a majority of 1. It is sure to be rejected by the Council. ...

    Article : 26 words
  28. THE MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 607 words
  29. VICTORIAN FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION.

    The fortnightly meeting of the Victorian Football Association was hold last evening at Young and Jackson's Hotel, Mr. W. D. Beazley, M.L.A., vice-president, in the chair. ...

    Article : 582 words
  30. NEW ZEALAND.

    The second reading of the bill giving effect to the Government's financial proposals has been passed by 32 to 19, but tho bill is now being stonewalled in committee. ...

    Article : 33 words
  31. PROTECTION V. FREE-TRADE.

    Recently Mr, Max Hirsch delivered an address here condemnatory of protection. Last evening, in the Exhibition Theatre, Mr. Samuel Mauger, under the auspices of the local branch ...

    Article : 124 words
  32. QUEENSLAND.

    The annual report of the Chief Inspector of Stock supplies the following figures for last year :--Animals, frozen and canned and otherwise treated, 1,173,117 sheep, 335,659 cattle. ...

    Article : 164 words
  33. THE CO-OPERATIVE SYSTEM.

    The executive committee which conducted the arrangements in connection with the recent visit of the Manchester Co-operativo delegates, yesterday submitted their report and balance ...

    Article : 198 words
  34. THE FEDERAL BANK.

    Mr. C. M. Muirhead, applied to-day to the Chief Justice in the Banco Court, on behalf of the official liquidator of the Federal Bank, for leave to pay a further dividend of 6d. in the ...

    Article : 129 words
  35. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    At the half yearly meeting of the Adelaide and Suburban Tramway Company to-day it was decided to pay the usual dividend of 4s. per share. ...

    Article : 30 words
  36. NORTHERN TERRITORY.

    The steamer Tsinan, from south ports, arrived on 25th inst. The Chingtu left yesterday for the south. The Commercial Bank shipped gold to the value of £8440 by the ...

    Article : 37 words
  37. COURSING.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 98 words
  38. A SUBURBAN CANVASS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 179 words
  39. WEST AUSTRALIA.

    The railway is now laid to within a few miles of Kalgoorlie, and it is expected that the line will be completed to here on Saturday or Monday. The town has made amazing progress ...

    Article : 90 words
  40. INTERCOLONIAL LAWN TENNIS TOURNAMENT.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 112 words
  41. A DOCTOR AND HIS PATIENT

    [?] the Equity Court to-day, before Mr. Justice Manning, Patrick Joseph Curtaine applied for an injunction to restrain Edward Freeman, who carries on business as a doctor, ...

    Article : 293 words
  42. A CO-OPERATIVE BAKERY.

    The Australian Co-operative Society Limited --hon. president, Rev. Chas. Strong, D.D.-- which was formed a few months ago by a few gentlemen who had faith in co-operation as one ...

    Article : 243 words
  43. TASMANIA.

    At a meeting of the Marino Board to-day, it was resolved that the Premier should be written to protesting against the keepers of the lighthouses in Bass Straits being sworn in as special ...

    Article : 285 words
  44. FOOTBALL.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 43 words
  45. CRICKET.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 141 words
  46. RELIEF WORK FOR SYDNEY UNEMPLOYED.

    Recently, under an act of Parliament, the Minister for Lands made certain material concessions to the leaseholders of the Bogan district areas, which are overrun with scrub, in return ...

    Article : 176 words
  47. ELECTIONS OF MAYORS AND PRESIDENTS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 17 words
  48. THE TRADES AND THE FACTORIES ACT.

    A mass meeting of the Pressers' Union of Victoria was held in the Trades Hall on Wednesday evening. The large room was crowded, and great interest was manifested in the ...

    Article : 220 words
  49. CHARGE OP WELSHING.

    At the City Court yesterday morning James Wilson, who described himself as a registered bookmaker, was charged with stealing 4s., the money of Joseph Cross. The evidence showed ...

    Article : 223 words
  50. CYCLING.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 87 words
  51. ROBBERIES IN THE SUBURBS.

    On Wednesday forenoon a man, who is supposed to have been disguised, engaged a horse and buggy at Howell's livery stable, North Richmond, and the same afternoon the vehicle ...

    Article : 174 words
  52. TO-DAY'S PROPERTY SALES.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 114 words
  53. ROWING.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 61 words
  54. THE STEAMER GLENELG.

    The steamer Glenelg, from Melbourne, ran alongside the old wharf, Stanley, at 4 o'clock this afternoon with 5 feet of water in her hold, and within a few inches of her furnace. She sprang ...

    Article : 86 words
  55. NEW INSOLVENTS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 38 words
  56. LACROSSE.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 38 words
  57. Advertising

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    Advertising : 91 words
  58. HUNTING.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 11 words
  59. Advertising

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    Advertising : 40 words
  60. Advertising

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    Advertising : 27 words
  61. AMATEUR ATHLETICS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 9 words
  62. Advertising

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    Advertising : 24 words
  63. BASEBALL.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 9 words
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