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  2. NEW GOVERNMENT.

    Having rested at his Tasmanian home through the Christmas vacation, Mr. J. A. Lyons, who is to be Prime Minister in the new Federal Government, returned ...

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  3. TAIL OF THE ELECTIONS.

    The declaration of the poll for the Yarra seat was made on the steps of Richmond town hall yesterday afternoon, in the presence of a large gathering. Mr. ...

    Article : 931 words
  4. THE YEAR'S HOTTEST DAY.

    Most of Victoria experienced a beat wave of considerable severity yesterday. The maximum temperature recorded at the Weather Bureau at 2.50 p.m. was ...

    Article : 494 words
  5. REPARATIONS CONFERENCE.

    The diplomatic correspondent of the "Daily Telegraph" states the outlook for the international reparations conference has undergone an unexpected and ...

    Article : 263 words
  6. DUMPING DUTIES.

    The first order under the Horticultural Products Emergency Customs Act comes into operation on 5th January. It imposes duties on various fresh soft fruits ...

    Article : 633 words
  7. ON THE EVE OF 1932.

    As Prime Minister-elect of the Commonwealth, Mr. J. A. Lyons last night issued the following New year Message to the people:-- ...

    Article : 225 words
  8. CUSTOMS PORTFOLIO.

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.--Speaking on the trunk telephone to-night, the Prime Minister, Mr. Lyons, stated that he hoped to announce the allocation of portfolios in ...

    Article : 192 words
  9. AND NOW FOR OTTAWA!

    Raven Hill's main cartoon in "Punch" depicts the victorious Mr. Lyons mounting a prancing streed labelled United Australia. The caption says, "And now for ...

    Article : 36 words
  10. HEAT IN ADELAIDE.

    ADELAIDE, Wednesday. -- Another heat record was established to-day, when for the sixth consecutive day this month the tempearture exceeded 100 deg. The ...

    Article : 171 words
  11. A RECENT HOLD-UP

    There was considerable activity at police head quarters last night following on the detention of a man who is stated to have had in his possession several loaded ...

    Article : 147 words
  12. THE SENATE POLL.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 375 words
  13. THE WANNON POLL DECLARED.

    HAMILTON, Wednesday. -- Wannon poll was declared to-day in the presence of about 200 electors. Mr. Scholfield, the Nationalist candidate, was returned by ...

    Article : 285 words
  14. DISARMAMENT.

    Commencing about 18th January all the available Empire delegates to the Disarmament Conference and their advisers will hold daily meetings. The British ...

    Article : 280 words
  15. Three Days at 108 in Broken Hill.

    BROKEN HILL, Wednesday.--For the third successive day the temperature again rose to 108 degrees to-day. The century mark was reached at 10.30, and ...

    Article : 120 words
  16. MISSING BANK CLERK.

    No trace has yet been found of Erie Harden, 22 years, bank ledgerkeeper, of Myrtle-road, Canterbury, who has been missing for more than a week. Prior to ...

    Article : 89 words
  17. Little Relief in Perth.

    PERTH, Wednesday.--The heat wave continued through last night, with a hot wind and extreme humidity. This morning it was still very hot and humid, but ...

    Article : 43 words
  18. A COOL EVENING.

    There was a marked drop in the temperature during the evening, corresponding with the morning rise of over 13 degrees in the hour between 8 a.m. and 9 ...

    Article : 144 words
  19. WESTERN AUSTRALIA.

    PERTH, Wednesday.--Counting is steadily nearing completion. The position cannot be altered either in the House of Representatives of Senate. ...

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  20. LION DISLIKES MICROPHONE.

    Another large attendance was recorded at the Mordialloc carnival last night, when the takings amounted to [?]150. This brings the receipts to date to [?]1250. The ...

    Article : 137 words
  21. BUSH-FIRE MENAGE

    In view of the fierce heat experienced in the Mallee and in many other country districts of Victoria on Monday, as was shown by the reports from our ...

    Article : 914 words
  22. Mr. J. S. Garden Protests.

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.--A protest has been lodged on behalf of Mr. J. S. Garden, the defeated Lang candidate for Cook, against the conduct of the ballot and the ...

    Article : 41 words
  23. THE SOLDIERS' LEAGUE.

    In a note which we have received from the president of Footscray branch R.S.S.I.L.A., it is pointed out that the league is strictly non-political, and that ...

    Article : 86 words
  24. OPERATIONS IN MANCHURIA.

    The Japanese military operations to-day consisted chiefly of consolidating the positions gained yesterday, while the Chinese prepared for retreat. A brigade of ...

    Article : 325 words
  25. AMERICAN POLITICS.

    Republican Independents are seriously considering a Third party movement in 1932 in the event of the Republican and Democratic conventions failing to ...

    Article : 194 words
  26. ANOTHER IMMENSE CODFISH.

    NAGAMBIE, Wednesday.--what is claimed to be the record codfish taken on a rod and line was caught yesterday by Messrs. J. Heath, of Elsternwick, and ...

    Article : 90 words
  27. Heat Intense at Bendigo.

    BENDIGO, Wednesday.--Each succeeding day brings a higher temperature. At Bendigo to-day it reached 103.5 degrees, the highest for two seasons. In the ...

    Article : 57 words
  28. WOMAN SLASHED.

    ADELAIDE, Wednesday.--After an altercation with Mrs. Jean Isabel Morrison, 33 years, of Newman-street, Semaphore, at an hotel in Exeter to-day, a man drew ...

    Article : 181 words
  29. Distress at Ballarat.

    BALLARAT, Wednesday.--Ballarat experienced a "brickfielder" to-day. The highest temperature for the season, 100.5 deg., was recorded. Unofficial readings ...

    Article : 56 words
  30. SHARK LEAPS FOR PREY.

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.--A shark tonight leapt from the water at the Spit and tried to seize William Massey, of West Manly, who was on the steps level ...

    Article : 58 words
  31. TASMANIA.

    HOBART, Wednesday.--Senator Sampson (Nat.) was re-elected to Hie Senate to-day. Although he failed to reach the quota by 3095 at a late stage in the ...

    Article : 79 words
  32. Three Successive Centuries at Beulah.

    BEULAH, Wednesday.--For a week the town has been sweltering in an abnormal heat wave. The official readings at the post office included the following: ...

    Article : 47 words
  33. ONLY ONE SEAT NOW IN DOUBT.

    There is only one seat in doubt in the Mouse of Representatives and that is Lang (N.S.W.), Preferences will be distributed to-day, and if the Federal ...

    Article : 601 words
  34. Diver Fractures Spine.

    BROKEN HILL, Wednesday.--Harold Pearce, 26 years, a single man, who fractured his spine while diving in the city baths yesterday, died in the hospital last ...

    Article : 53 words
  35. Extreme Heat in Wimmera.

    DIMBOOLA, Wednesday.--Extremely hot weather has been experienced here during the last few days. Yesterday the temperature reached 108 deg. in the shade, ...

    Article : 34 words
  36. BOILER TUBES COLLAPSE.

    ADELAIDE, Wednesday.--One man was killed and two seriously injured when boiler tubes filled with water, under[?] which they were working at the Glanville ...

    Article : 109 words
  37. INCENDIARISM SUSPECTED.

    LAUNCESTON, Wednesday.-- Early this morning a fire broke out at the loading bins of the Broken Hill Co. at Melrose. About half of the bins were ...

    Article : 76 words
  38. BRITISH AVIATION.

    Reviewing 1931, which it describes as Britain's vintage year, the Society of British Aircraft Constructors places Hinkler's trans-Atlantic flight second ...

    Article : 109 words
  39. Heat Increased by Bush Fires.

    WAGGA, Wednesday.--The heat wave continues. It has been the hottest spell for several years. The max[?]mum reading to-day was 106.5. Discomfort is increased ...

    Article : 59 words
  40. INDIAN SITUATION.

    The latest development in the Indian political situation is a reported move by Mr. Gandhi asking the Viceroy whether the ordinances to cope with the disturbed ...

    Article : 209 words
  41. OLD MAN DIES OF RAZOR GASHES.

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.--George William Taylor, 79 years, Widower, was founf dead to-day at his home at Lidcombe with five razor blades beside his body. He ...

    Article : 55 words
  42. Country Registrations.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 553 words
  43. LICENCE FEES REDUCTION.

    Sir,--May I add my protest to those already made at the action of the Hogan Government and those who supported it, in both the Legislative Assembly and the ...

    Article : 190 words
  44. A SKIT ON HOLLYWOOD.

    A proposed English screen skit on Hollywood is encountering opposition, but two plays satirising Hollywood and its extravagant ways are shortly to be presented on ...

    Article : 114 words
  45. Advertising

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    Advertising : 144 words
  46. AUSTRALIAN BUTTER.

    The Canadian Government has ruled against the requests of prairie dairying interests that the shipment of 4000 boxes of Australian butter due here on Friday be ...

    Article : 84 words
  47. Advertising

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    Advertising : 120 words
  48. Advertising

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    Advertising : 55 words
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