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  2. FIGHT TO CONTROL C.P.

    WITH Mr. Moore's continuance in the Opposition leadership as the chief issue a struggle for the control of the anti-Labour ... [ILLUSTRATED]

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  3. KOPIT IN CLOSE GUARD

    Herbert Kopit (23), station hand, of PiaLba (Queensland), who is on remand on a charge of having murdered Harold Edwin Speer ...

    Article : 192 words
  4. SAMPAN WRECKED OFF COAST

    THIRTY-ONE Japanese, without food or clothing, pulled slowly, laboriously, into Thursday Island Harbour to-day in four dinghies. They were members of the crew of a Japanese sampan, the Fukujvu ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 391 words
  5. SODEMAN WILL NOT APPEAL

    It was stated in police circles to-night that as a result of an interview with his counsel at the Metropolitan Gaol Arnold ...

    Article : 78 words
  6. WIFE'S VIGIL OF LOVE

    FOR six long days and nights since the tragic happenings in the Rockhampton mail train Mrs. Thomas Boys, wife of the ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 853 words
  7. CAMEL CUT UP TO SAVE MAN

    A strange story of the rescue of a prospector from a rock crevice into which the camel he was riding had fallen is told ...

    Article : 409 words
  8. CASKET LUCK

    Following the good fortune of Mr. P. J. Hanlon, brother of the Minister for Health and Home Affairs, in the mammoth Golden Casket on Monday. ...

    Article : 208 words
  9. GERMAN-JAP. ALLIANCE?

    Though the revived reports of a German—Japanse military alliance are not taken very seriously in well-informed circles, advises the Berlin ...

    Article : 150 words
  10. ARMED GUARDS FOR TRAINS

    A proposal that armed guards should be placed on trains on long distance journeys was made at a meeting of the Diggers' Association (Queensland) ...

    Article : 234 words
  11. CRICKETERS BACK FROM AFRICA

    The steamer Themistocles with the australian cricketers on board, will anchor outside Fremantle to-night, and will berth early to-morrow ...

    Article : 108 words
  12. MELROSE'S START DELAYED

    Mishaps to his aeroplane have caused Mr. C. J. Melrose to postpone the commencement of his flight tc Australia. He had hoped to leave ...

    Article : 117 words
  13. BUTTER EXPORT CUT

    The Australian Dairy Board decided, at a meeting in Sydney to-day, that in view of the decrease in butter production in Australia the export of ...

    Article : 55 words
  14. WORDY WARFARE OVER OLYMPIC TEAM

    Olympic executives are becoming agitated at the cross talk being indulged in by members of the Australian Council relating to the ...

    Article : 138 words
  15. CAR'S 250 FEET PLUNGE

    A woman was killed and her husband seriously Injured yesterday afternoon, when the car In which they were driving careered off the ...

    Article : 274 words
  16. SEARCH FOR WATCH AND CHAIN

    A search by detectives, police, and civilians along the railway line for a watch and chain, which belonged to Harold Edwin Speering, proved fruitless. ...

    Article : 35 words
  17. COLLAPSE OF COPRA MARKET

    Plans to assist settlers on plantations in New Guinea were announced by the Prime Minister (Mr. Lyons) to-day. ...

    Article : 192 words
  18. This Woman Cannot Drown!

    MRS. Rebecca Parker, of Glen Innes, New South Wales, who cannot drown—she cannot even sink unless she is weighted down! This unique buoyancy is said to be due to the extraordinary specific gravity of her body. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 84 words
  19. HOUSE-BREAKING IN SUBURBS

    Late last night three men were detained at the Criminal Investigation Branch by detectives following several recent cases of breaking and ...

    Article : 67 words
  20. COMMERCIAL PILOTS TRAINING

    A plan to establish an efficient training organisation for potential commercial pilots on Australian airways is being considered. Captain P. G. Taylor ...

    Article : 131 words
  21. THROUGH TWO CYCLONES

    A perilous trip from Brisbane to Mackay in a 30ft. launch, through two cyclones, was described last night by Captain A. A. Burns, of Lutwyche ...

    Article : 302 words
  22. GERMAN ATTACKS ON RELIGION

    A large gathering of members of the Holy Name Society at Wagga decided to co-operate in a proposal to send a petition of protest to Germany against ...

    Article : 71 words
  23. GASKET NO. 445

    The Golden Casket authorities, continuing their policy of holding drawings in important' country centres as frequently as possible, have arranged ...

    Article : 70 words
  24. MOVE FOR U.A.P.

    After the overnight collapse of the C.P.N. a number of citizens lost no time yesterday in taking action to set up another political body. They held ...

    Article : 334 words
  25. ESCAPED ONE TRAIN

    A few minutes after he had been rescued unhurt from under the wheels of an electric train, at Wynyard railway station to-day, a man raced across ...

    Article : 109 words
  26. BETTING BY 'PHONE

    Judge Sheridan, at the Quarter Sessions Appeal Court, held that betting by telephone on credit was not a breach of the Gaming and Betting ...

    Article : 213 words
  27. WHALE RESEARCH IN ANTARCTIC

    The Royal Research shift Discovery II., which took part in the rescue of Ellsworth and Kenyon, reached Fremantle to-day from the Antarctic ...

    Article : 95 words
  28. HUNGARIAN PREMIER FIGHTS DUEL

    M. Gomboes, Prime Minister of Hungary, fought a duel with pistols with M. Eckhardt, the president of the Small Landowners' Party, the ...

    Article : 51 words
  29. STILL BANNED

    A misconception has arisen that the importation of sugar into the Commonwealth has been removed from the prohibited list of goods allowed to be ...

    Article : 115 words
  30. NEW STINSON AIR LINER SHOWS PACES AT MASCOT

    THE new American Stinson eight-passenger airlier, imported by Airlines of Australia, Ltd., for use in the Sydney-Brisbane service made its ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 142 words
  31. cyclists must not wobble

    "Just as much here as, in the other States, push cyclists must observe the traffic laws," said the Minister for Health and Home Affairs (Mr. ...

    Article : 127 words
  32. MERINO'S HIGHEST POINT OF SEASON

    At the Geelong wool sales to-day 8300 bales were submitted, and about 90 per cent, was disposed of under the hammer. Chief support for the market ...

    Article : 75 words
  33. N.Z. RESERVE BANK BILL PASSED

    The Reserve Bank Bill was passed by a majority of 55 to 17 after a sitting of nearly 22 hours. There were 17 divisions, and the clorure was applied twice. ...

    Article : 40 words
  34. PRICE OF GOLD

    The price of gold to-day was £7/0/8½ an ounce fine. The dollar was quoted at 9.49 15-16 to the pound sterling and the franc 75. Previous quotations were ...

    Article : 44 words
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