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  2. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 224 words
  3. SCIENCE AND HUMAN NUTRITION

    [The interest that has been aroused in the problems of Queensland's nutritional needs will be stimulated by the enthusiastic support of Professor E. J. Goddard, who is Dean of the faculty of Agriculture and Professor of Biology in the University of Queensland. He is an active figure in ...

    Article : 824 words
  4. "BLACK OUT" IN SUBURBS

    The Brisbane City Council power house at New Farm failed at 9.37 o'clock last night. Many suburbs were plunged into darkness, and all trams ...

    Article : 131 words
  5. The Weather

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 59 words
  6. DANCING IN THE DARK

    Strong condemnation was voiced last night by Archbishop Duhig of the practice of lowering the lights in public dance halls and dancing in the ...

    Article : 525 words
  7. Australia and Abyssinia

    SIR,—The London papers report a request by the Emperor of Abyssinia to the League of Nations for financial support against Italy. The ...

    Article : 603 words
  8. MAIL NOTICES

    AIR MAIL.—Brisbane, Townsville, Cairns, and Cooktown. Thursday, 4 a.m., Saturday, 9 p.m. Brisbane, Darwin, Singapore, England: Wednesday, 4.45 a.m. ...

    Article : 495 words
  9. THE EXAMINATION SYSTEM

    No year goes by but the voices of teachers, and of parents, are heard protesting against what is called the failure of examinations. ...

    Article : 458 words
  10. FINE SPELL LIKELY

    A spell of calm, fine weather is predicted, and it should extend to cover the holidays at Easter. Yesterday's maximum temperature ...

    Article : 214 words
  11. WHITHER GERMANY

    HERR HITLER'S spectacular election on Sunday may give him some degree of satisfaction, and may even intensify the ...

    Article : 815 words
  12. SELECTING SITE FOR NEW MARKETS

    The City Planner (Mr. McInnis) has been directed to concentrate his efforts for the present on work which will enable the early selection of a site for ...

    Article : 172 words
  13. GOVERNMENT BANS ORDINANCE

    After 18 months' consideration, the Government has informed the City Council that it does not approve a proposed ordinance authorising the ...

    Article : 92 words
  14. QUOTAS ON JAP. COTTONS

    The Commonwealth Government's proposal to place quotas on Japanese cotton and rayon goods as a means of limiting the import of these goods ...

    Article : 240 words
  15. AIR ROUTE FORECASTS

    Following are the air route forecasts for to-day:— BRISBANE TO SYDNEY.—Visibility mainly fair to good, with moderate ...

    Article : 81 words
  16. THE SINS OF SOCIETY

    SIR,—I am not a member of Archbishop Duhig's Church, but it has been my privilege to read and admire his speeches for many years past, and ...

    Article : 249 words
  17. KING GEORGE MEMORIAL

    An opportunity to the public generally to subscribe to the King George Memorial Fund will be given on Friday, when a 6ft. replica of the ...

    Article : 282 words
  18. WHISKY SOLD TO BOYS

    Alter the new Swan Creek bridge had been officially opened by the Minister for Transport (Mr. Bruxner), or February 8 last, a dance was held in ...

    Article : 155 words
  19. HAZARDOUS JOURNEY TO HOSPITAL

    On Sunday evening Mrs. A. W Daniels, of Jubilee, was about to retire when she was seized with a paralytic stroke. The roads to Cooktown are ...

    Article : 150 words
  20. SUN, MOON, AND TIDES

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 204 words
  21. SPARE THEIR BLUSHES!

    In the March issue of "The Australian Quarterly," Mr. J. A. McCallum analyses the position of the Australian Labour Party in the light of the recent ...

    Article : 165 words
  22. SHORTER HOURS INQUIRY

    The full personnel of the shorter hours inquiry is likely to be announced by the Prime Minister (Mr. Lyons) to-morrow. He is awaiting replies to ...

    Article : 91 words
  23. ARE SERVANTS SLAVES?

    Are domestic servants in Brisbane virtually slaves? This question, raised by Archbishop Duhig, was discussed by representative women yesterday and ...

    Article : 238 words
  24. ISOLATED GRAVES

    SIR,—Interested in recent references in The Courier-Mail to lonely bush graves, I wish to refer to the grave of a Mrs. Salisbury, who according to ...

    Article : 232 words
  25. WHEN CABINET FIXED AN ELECTION

    "Old Hand" writes:— The late Charlie Collins always believed in the party having full say in Government decisions. Consequently ...

    Article : 170 words
  26. PAYMENTS EXCEED PREMIUMS

    Premiums paid by the City Council in the last seven years on its public risk policy with the State Government Insurance Office total £1958, and the ...

    Article : 126 words
  27. MAN OF 70 SEES TRAIN FOR FIRST TIME

    William Plater, a 70-year-old resident of Taloumbi, on the Clarence River, yesterday saw a train for the first time. Taloumbi is 50 miles from ...

    Article : 110 words
  28. Advertising

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    Advertising : 71 words
  29. NOMENCLATURE OF QUEENSLAND.—157

    IRVINE CREEK.—A tributary (16 miles) of the Archer River (N.Q.); named by Dr. R. L. Jack on September 16, 1879, after Duncan Irvine, a former ...

    Article : 162 words
  30. FIFTY YEARS AGO

    MR. W. Graham, manager of Lilliesmere station and the pioneer selector on the Lower Burdekin, died on the 12th instant. ...

    Article : 140 words
  31. GUIDE TO THEATRES

    His Majesty's.—"Anything Goes" (8 p.m.). Winter Garden.—"Two For To-night" and "Wanderer of the Wasteland" ...

    Article : 127 words
  32. To-day's Garden Hint

    Lawns that are disfigured by patches of clover can be cleared of the weed by heavy liquid dressings of sulphate of ammonia. ...

    Article : 110 words
  33. NEW FREIGHTERS FOR COASTAL TRADE

    A offer intimation that two new freighters may be built shortly for the Australian coastal trade was made to-day by Mr. H. H. Robb, principal ...

    Article : 59 words
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