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  2. ABOUT PEOPLE.

    Lord Iveagh has been elected president of the Federation of Chambers of Commerce of the British Empire in succession to Lord Kylsant, Sir Arthur Shirley ...

    Article : 930 words
  3. ARCTIC RESCUES.

    The commander of the Citta di Milano telegraphs that the Russian ice breaker Krassin at 9 o'clock last evening took aboard the remaining members of the ...

    Article : 586 words
  4. LARGE FEDERAL DEFICIT.

    A deficit of £2,642,000 is disclosed in the Commonwealth Treasurer's statement of receipts and expenditure for the financial year just past (1st July, 1927, to 30th ...

    Article : 1,610 words
  5. TOTALISATOR BILL.

    Referring to the intention to treat the Racecourse Betting (Totalisator) Bill as a Government measure, the Prime Minister in the House of Commons to-day said one ...

    Article : 99 words
  6. MACKINNON CUP.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 455 words
  7. STATE POLITICS.

    Current topics were referred to by Messrs, Swinburne, M.L.C., and Argyle, M.L.A., at the twenty-fourth annual meeting of Malvern branch of the Australian ...

    Article : 549 words
  8. POLICE EFFICIENCY.

    Assertions which were recently made to holster up a political case that there had been an increase in crime in the city were shattered by the publication of the actual ...

    Article : 953 words
  9. MUNICIPAL COAL CONTRACTS.

    SYDNEY, Friday.--The civic commissioners to-day announced that the coal contracts which had been called into question would be investigated forthwith ...

    Article : 264 words
  10. THE WORLD MAP.

    Leading geographers from forty-seven countries are attending a congress next week at Cambridge, held under the auspices of the International Geographical ...

    Article : 257 words
  11. CHILLED BEEF.

    BENDIGO, Friday.--At a meeting of the Bendigo branch of the Country Progressive party, held to-day, the chairman (Mr. Dunstan, M.L.A.), referring to the ...

    Article : 355 words
  12. WAR SHIP STRIKES ROCK.

    The British battleship Warspite struck an uncharted obstruction in the Ægean Sen. Three double-bottomed compartments were flooded. ...

    Article : 92 words
  13. YOUTH'S TRAGIC DEATH.

    A boarder at a house in Pender-street, Thornbury, brought a heavy German service revolver, a war souvenir, home last night. Norman Eric Leverton, 18 years, ...

    Article : 139 words
  14. MALTA PARLIAMENT.

    At the emergency meeting of the Senate Of Malta, at which it was expected tho Appropriation Bill would pass with the support of the clergy representatives, ...

    Article : 95 words
  15. A BRILLIANT WIN.

    The winning of the Mackinnon Challenge Cup in such a brilliant fashion amply justifies the team's visit to Bisley. This is one of the three classic events for ...

    Article : 394 words
  16. MR. LAWSON ON LABOR.

    Addressing members of the Glen Iris and Darling brandies of the Nationalist Federation at East Malvern Kiosk on Thursday night, Mr. Lawson, M.L.A., said ...

    Article : 185 words
  17. KNOCKED AGAIN.

    The new lamp standard at the safety zone in Swanston-street, opposite St. Paul's Cathedral, hardly lasted a week. Yesterday about 3 a.m. a motor car ...

    Article : 134 words
  18. LAND TAX APPEALS.

    With the appointment of Mr. J. M. Gillespie as representative of taxpayers, the Victorian Federal Land Tax Appeal Board that will deal with appeals against ...

    Article : 228 words
  19. LORD INCHCAPE'S GIFT.

    In the House of Commons to-day Mr. Churchill informed Mr. Hore-Belisha that there would not be an opportunity for discussing Lord Inchape's gift to the ...

    Article : 120 words
  20. BRITISH POSTAL SERVICE

    The Postmaster-General, Sir William Mitchell-Thomson, speaking in the House of Commons to-day on the vote for his department, said the Government ...

    Article : 396 words
  21. A GRUESOME DISCOVERY.

    A gruesome discovery was made yesterday beneath the wreckage of a disused shed near Seaford, when a dairy farmer discovered the dead body of an elderly ...

    Article : 288 words
  22. RIGHTS OF STATES.

    During the recent Premiers' Conference in Sydney a resolution was adopted expressing disapproval of the Commonwealth making financial grants to the ...

    Article : 346 words
  23. POLICE METHODS.

    The Savidge reports will be issued to-day. The next stage will be the Home Secretary's promised inquiry into police methods. It is generally gathered that it ...

    Article : 207 words
  24. INADEQUATE MAIL SERVICE.

    Many complaints have been voiced in regard to the present mail service from the United Kingdom to Australia. Yet another has been made by Gibbs, Bright ...

    Article : 235 words
  25. TOUR DE FRANCE.

    The Metz-Charleville stage (86.4 miles) of the Tour de France was completed to-day. The roads were fairly good. The weather was warm. The Allelui team ...

    Article : 223 words
  26. Police Shortage Stunt.

    Sir,--For the life of me I cannot understand why something is not done to stop the continual "harp" of a certain section of the press from publishing a supposed ...

    Article : 184 words
  27. WILLS AND ESTATES.

    George Eason, late of Scotsburn, near Ballarat grazier, who died on 20th March, left by will dated 26th February, 1915, real estate valued at £7087 and personal property valued at £4374 ...

    Article : 256 words
  28. THE TOTALISATOR AND THE CHALET LICENCE.

    At an executive meeting of the W.C.T.U. of Victoria the following resolutions were unanimously carried:--That the executive of the W.C.T.U., ...

    Article : 183 words
  29. SILVER CUP FOR POLICE.

    At a prize distribution by the Princess Mary at the police orphanage, Twickenham, the Commissioner (Sir W. Horwood) announced that a silver cup was being sent ...

    Article : 92 words
  30. A WEST MELBOURNE FATALITY.

    Knocked down by by motor car at the intersection of Dudley and William streets. West Melbourne; a man was admitted to Melbourne Hospital yesterday suffering ...

    Article : 83 words
  31. FINE AND MILD.

    Fine and mild weather is promised for the week-end. The official forecast announced yesterday by Mr. Hunt predicted a continuance of the pleasant ...

    Article : 115 words
  32. Country Progressive Party.

    BENDIGO, Friday.--The annual meeting of Bendigo branch of the Country Progressive party was held this afternoon. Mr. Dunstan, M.L.A. (president) was in ...

    Article : 177 words
  33. MR. DOWNWARD, M.L.A.

    Mr. Downward, M.L.A., who represents Mornington in the Legislative Assembly, will retire from politics at the end of the present Parliament. Several candidates ...

    Article : 61 words
  34. STRUCK BY CAR.

    Mervyn Thompson, 14 years, a newsboy, living in Chapel-street, Prahran, was knocked down by a motor car in Bourke-street last night. The boy sustained a ...

    Article : 46 words
  35. AN M.P.'s SUIT.

    Mr. Saklatvala, M.P., is claiming in the Chancery Court a declaration that an Australian, Richard Tilden Smith, is bound to pay him £500 a year for the ...

    Article : 107 words
  36. FEDERAL RESERVE BANKS.

    The Federal Reserve Ranks of Richmond, Virginia and New York have in creased the rediscount rates from 4½ to 5 per cent., following on a similar increase ...

    Article : 106 words
  37. TO THE EDITOR OF THE AGE.

    Sir,--In one of his novels Joseph Hocking contends that "all men are liars," and according to "The Age" last Saturday it would appear that members of the ...

    Article : 161 words
  38. UNITED STATES PRESIDENTSHIP.

    Senator Norris has declined a third-party nomination for the United States Presidentship. Mr. William Varney, of Rockville (New ...

    Article : 37 words
  39. TOC H MOVEMENT.

    HOBART, Friday.--The Toc H movement made a further advance in this State when the State executive was brought into being by Mr. J. K. Storey, registrar of ...

    Article : 90 words
  40. Man Collapses and Dies.

    Richard John Bennett, 60 years, of Bayview-street, Reservoir, alighted from his car at Sandringham last night and was walking near the beach with a lady ...

    Article : 59 words
  41. PERFECT WEATHER.

    England is enjoying a week of perfect, cloudless weather, the highest temperature recorded being 87 at Greenwich this afternoon. Experts prophesy a ...

    Article : 62 words
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  45. MAC. ROBERTSON EXPEDITION.

    The Shell Company has received advice that the Mac. Robertson expedition has crossed the Queensland border, and [?]pects to reach Cloncurry to-day. ...

    Article : 26 words
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