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  2. EIGHT HOURS ART UNION.

    Despite all the protestations to the contrary that have been made by the authorities, it is proposed to carry out the Eight Hours Art Union this year on the same ...

    Article : 416 words
  3. THE NEW HEBRIDES.

    The Prime Minister yesterday made public the despatch of the Imperial Government in reply to his protest against the ignoring of Australia's wishes in the ...

    Article : 950 words
  4. THE A.N.A. EXHIBITION.

    The third A.N.A. exhibition of Australian arts, manufactures and products will be opened at 2.30 p.m. to-day. The Exhibition will remain open for a season of ...

    Article : 530 words
  5. Advertising

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    Advertising : 162 words
  6. COUNTRY NEWS.

    The directors of the Ballarat Banking Company issued their report on Tuesday for the half year ended 31st December. It shows that the gross profits for the term, ...

    Article : 467 words
  7. THE METROPOLITAN BOARD.

    The time for which the appointment of a chairman of the Metropolitan Board of Works was deferred having elapsed, the question or the vacant chairmanship came ...

    Article : 366 words
  8. DAMAGES FOR SHOOTING A DOG.

    At the local court yesterday a farmer named William Simpson, of Doctor's Creek, was proceeded against by Robert Thomas Tiddy for the recovery of £10, the value ...

    Article : 152 words
  9. INCOME TAX DILEMMA.

    As a result of the conflicting decisions of the High Court and the Privy Council in regard to the liability or otherwise of Federal politicians and civil servants to pay ...

    Article : 299 words
  10. THE WEATHER.

    While the southern part of the colony is sweltering in heat, and the cattle have been turned into crops which have been destroyed for harvesting, the Auckland ...

    Article : 191 words
  11. THIRTY YOUNG SNAKES.

    Mr. H. Hirt killed a copper colored snake on the aqueduct near South Morang. He took it to Mr. Charles Smith, butcher, of South Morang, who opened it and found 30 ...

    Article : 61 words
  12. PROPOSED AGRICULTURAL HIGH SCHOOL.

    The movement for the establishment of an agricultural high school in Shepparton is gaining strength. Messrs. J. Furphy and Sons, ironfounders, have offered 15 acres of ...

    Article : 50 words
  13. FIRES.

    BALLARAT.--A fire broke out on Tuesday night at the residence of Mrs. Moss, Clayton-street, Ballarat East. A young man named Carr, who was asleep in a front ...

    Article : 127 words
  14. QUEENSLAND CENTRAL RAILWAY UNDER WATER

    The Railway department has received advice to the effect that as the result of heavy rains the railway line in several places between Dingo and Springsure, in the central ...

    Article : 40 words
  15. WEST AUSTRALIAN TRADE UNIONS.

    A deputation representing the general executive of the Miners' Union waited on the Colonial Secretary to bring under his notice the unsatisfactory state of the ...

    Article : 275 words
  16. JUSTICES' JUSTICE.

    On the 9th inst. a letter appeared in "The Age" signed "Apply the Lash," in which the writer criticised the decision of the Northcote magistrates in a case of wife ...

    Article : 505 words
  17. DOCK ACCOMMODATION.

    At last night's meeting of the Port Melbourne council the mayor (Cr. T. Smith) brought up the question of increased dock accommodation at Port Melbourne, by ...

    Article : 454 words
  18. RAIN IN VICTORIA.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 244 words
  19. FATALITIES AND ACCIDENTS.

    Exceedingly sad circumstances attended the death of Frederick Lackmund, aged 10 months, on Monday last. According to evidence adduced at an inquiry held by ...

    Article : 237 words
  20. BENDIGO.

    A case of alleged larceny as A bailee engaged the attention of the city bench on Tuesday. Accused, Cissie Mason, was charged with having disposed of a gold ...

    Article : 533 words
  21. THE BUTTER EXHIBIT.

    One of the most interesting exhibits from an agricultural point of view will be the display of butter. Substantial prizes have been offered for the best specimens ...

    Article : 331 words
  22. NEW SOUTH WALES STATION REPORTS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 19 words
  23. RAIN AND HEAT IN QUEENSLAND.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 241 words
  24. TRAIN WRECKS A BUGGY.

    There was a sensational escape this evening at the crossing near the railway station. As the train from Ararat approached a buggy driven by Mr. James Smith, and ...

    Article : 173 words
  25. WEST AUSTRALIAN MINES.

    The dividends paid by Western Australian mining companies in 1906 amounted to £1,992,062. The total cash distributed to the end of the same year aggregated ...

    Article : 38 words
  26. NEW SOUTH WALES.

    The births recorded for the metropolis last month were 48 higher than the average for December during the previous five years, and the deaths recorded were 42 ...

    Article : 73 words
  27. NEEDLEWORK AT THE EXHIBITION.

    The commercial importance of art needlework is being accorded recognition by the promoters of the A.N.A. Exhibition. A special feature has been made of this ...

    Article : 293 words
  28. CLOSER SETTLEMENT.

    The time for receiving applications for the blocks on Lara Estate will expire on Saturday next. Applications and inquiries have been received from people in Western ...

    Article : 44 words
  29. ACCIDENT TO A BUTCHER.

    Mr. T. Hobill, butcher, of Allendale, met with a painful accident on Monday whilst on his round. He was in the act of getting into his cart when the backhand broke. ...

    Article : 69 words
  30. A RAILWAY PROSECUTION.

    A well dressed young man named Arthur L. Rogers, aged about 24, appeared before the Hawthorn court yesterday (Mr. Smallman, P.M., presiding), charged on the information of ...

    Article : 561 words
  31. COMMITTED FOR TRIAL.

    The police court proceedings at North Sydney, in the case in connection with which a woman named Wallace committed suicide, ended to-day. Annie Best, Maud ...

    Article : 55 words
  32. QUEENSLAND STATION REPORTS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 40 words
  33. PRIME MINISTER'S REJOINDER.

    When asked last evening if he had any comments to make on the Imperial Colonial Secretary's answer to his despatch, the Prime Minister said:-- ...

    Article : 740 words
  34. TO-DAY'S FORECASTS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 76 words
  35. STRUCK BY THE BRANCH OF A TREE.

    Richard Byrne, aged 23, was admitted to the hospital this evening suffering from dislocation of the spinal cord and other injuries, sustained through being ...

    Article : 55 words
  36. ESTATES IN PREPARATION.

    Evidently the work of subdividing the estates in the possession of the Closer Settlement Board is being done very slowly, and it is not known definitely when ...

    Article : 123 words
  37. GEELONG.

    The Geelong Water Supply Conference, which has been in existence for about twelve months, was temporarily wound up on Monday evening as a consequence of the ...

    Article : 181 words
  38. QUEENSLAND.

    Several Woongarra farms in the Qunaba Estate were sold at 25 guineas per acre. The purchasers were all local farmers. ...

    Article : 25 words
  39. BOY'S NECK BROKEN BY 'A' CART WHEEL.

    A boy, ten years of age, named Ronald Gardner, the son of Mr. Frank Gardner, farmer, was accidentally killed yesterday at Kilfeera. He was returning home with ...

    Article : 59 words
  40. OBSERVATORY REPORT.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 272 words
  41. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    The Government dairy factory, which was started in September last, has proved a great success, and it is now working at its full capacity. The State dairy expert. ...

    Article : 49 words
  42. FISHERMEN STRIKE A ROCK

    Two fishermen named G. Lock and S. Shapter, when fishing near Point Lonsdale reef on Monday evening in a 26-foot boat named the Violet, struck a sunken rock, ...

    Article : 56 words
  43. THE FACTORIES ACT.

    The Government having agreed to a request by a majority of the employers in the cycle works industry for the appointment of a wages board, the employes assembled ...

    Article : 283 words
  44. GAS STOKERS' WAGES.

    The difference between the gas stokers at Brompton Gas Works and the directors of the South Australian Gas Co., has not been finally settled, but the directors have ...

    Article : 100 words
  45. SUNDAY BAND CONCERT.

    The Collingwood council last evening gave consideration, deferred from the previous night, to the following letter, received on 13th December:-- ...

    Article : 412 words
  46. WARRNAMBOOL.

    The agricultural committee of the Warrnambool and District Progress League is directing its attention to the establishment of an experimental farm at the ...

    Article : 115 words
  47. MANUFACTURERS' DAY.

    Steps are being taken for making an effective display in local business establishments of Australian made goods on Saturday, the 26th inst. (Manufacturers' day) ...

    Article : 72 words
  48. WESTERN AUSTRALIA.

    Mr. Teesdale Smith, manager of Millar's timber combine, in referring to the proposal that he should assist in urging the Arbitration Court to bring down its award ...

    Article : 153 words
  49. RIVER GAUGINGS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 177 words
  50. HAMILTON.

    The body of the late Mr. E. Twomey, of Langulac Estate, Penshurst, was brought to Hamilton by train from Melbourne on Saturday, and conveyed to St. Mary's ...

    Article : 171 words
  51. CHILDREN'S COURTS.

    The legislation in regard to children's courts has been in operation for some days, but there does not seem to have been any definite steps taken to give effect to the ...

    Article : 248 words
  52. LATE MINING NEWS.

    ADELAIDE.--The enterprise of the Tasmanian Copper Co. has had most invigorating influence on the mineral outlook in the far north, Not only have they energised operations at ...

    Article : 134 words
  53. CANDLE MAKERS' BOARD.

    A few weeks ago the Minister of Labor nominated Messrs. F. Cole, W. Dugard and E. F. Russell as the employes' representatives on the candle makers' board. ...

    Article : 78 words
  54. MUNICIPAL LABOR BUREAUS.

    A discussion took place at the shire council in connection with the proposal to establish labor bureaus throughout the State. It was mentioned that registers were opened ...

    Article : 121 words
  55. WILLIAMSTOWN FERRY SERVICE.

    During the whole of Monday and yesterday the ferry steamer Baldrock, which was recently purchased in Sydney by Mr. M. Walsh to run in connection with the Melbourne-Port Melbourne ...

    Article : 107 words
  56. CHARGE OF FORGERY.

    The local police have been informed by telegram of the arrest of John Cochrane at Broken Hill. About two months ago a warrant was issued for accused's arrest on a ...

    Article : 118 words
  57. BARQUE SHORT OF PROVISIONS

    The German iron barque Tromp, 1670 tons, Captain A. Hemmes, 137 days out from Philadelphia, bound for Shima Noseki with a cargo of case oil, put into Eden this ...

    Article : 42 words
  58. Advertising

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    Advertising : 37 words
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