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  2. £400,000 LOAN FOR CITY

    THE City Council is negotiating for a loan of £400,000, almost half the year's requirements, and it is probable that finality will be reached before the next council meeting. ...

    Article : 972 words
  3. THEATRE ROYAL SOLD

    A three-fourths share in the Theatre Royal and the Theatre Royal Hotel, Elizabeth Street, has been sold to the Queensland ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 492 words
  4. ACROSS AUSTRALIA

    LORD Sempill's Monospar Croydon monoplane, piloted by Mr. H. Wood, arrived at Darwin at 6;45 p.m. to-day, on the first stage of ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 370 words
  5. AFTER THREE DAYS IN DESERT

    The Dutch airmen, H. J. Van Beekman (left) and W. H. Rous, at Kalgoorlie after they had been rescued from the desert 120 miles away. After losing their bearings they were forced down, and lived for three days without water and with a few sandwiches before search 'planes found ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 129 words
  6. MILLIONS FOR INDUSTRIES

    BELIEF that Australia was on the verge of a new industrial era was expressed by the Prime Minister (Mr. Lvons) in an ...

    Article : 193 words
  7. LABOUR AND ARMAMENTS

    "I am going to speaK [?]," said Dr. Hugh Dalton, M.P. (ex-Parliamentary Under Secretary to the foreign Office), In opening a lively ...

    Article : 319 words
  8. NEW GERMAN WARSHIPS .

    A second battleship of the same tonnage (26,000) as the new German Scharnhorst will shortly be The Berlin Press ...

    Article : 203 words
  9. DUTCHMEN AWING AGAIN

    The Dutch flyers from Batavia, Messrs. W. D. Rous and H. J. van Beekman, who last week were lost for four days in the Kalgoorlie ...

    Article : 174 words
  10. SECOND ONE-DAY FLIGHT

    The record for a flight to England from Melbourne is 6 days 17hr. 5min. established by Cathcart Jones and Ker Waller in November 1934 ...

    Article : 86 words
  11. FARMERS SEEK £10,000 LOAN

    As the Town Hall was too small to accommodate them, 500 farmers and business men met under the shade of trees fronting the memorial park to ...

    Article : 400 words
  12. BANDIT BECOMES PUBLIC PROTECTOR

    A devil turned saint picturesque description of a notorious bandit, Lim Keeann . who, with his gang. has terrorised the out-lying districts for years. Now these bandits have joined the Government forces, and, as "public protectors," are to be paid £110 a month for their services. ...

    Article : 67 words
  13. GENERAL GOMBOES DEAD

    The death occurred at [?] today of General Gomboes, the Prime Minister of Hungary, after a long illness. The deceased.who suffered ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 103 words
  14. NAVAL BASES IN PACIFIC

    important decesions, drastically,modifying the Japanese naval policy, are understood to have been reached at conferences the Tokio Ministry ...

    Article : 189 words
  15. IRRIGATION FOR 45,000 ACRES

    A meeting of several hundred farmers convened by the Chamber of Commerce approved of an Investigation by a subcommittee of an ...

    Article : 178 words
  16. 93 MILES IN 22 MINUTES

    Holyman Airways Douglas air liner, Bungara, flew from Western Junction to Cambridge to-day in the record, time of 22 minutes. The machine's average ground speed for the 93 miles was 253.6 miles an hour. ...

    Article : 41 words
  17. BRITAIN AND OTTAWA PACTS

    The references by Mr. Neville Chamberlain (Chancellor of the Exchequer) to the Ottawa agreements during his speech at the Conservative Party's ...

    Article : 334 words
  18. DICKENS ESTATE DISTRIBUTION

    Letters of administration were granted to-day which will permit of an application to the Chancery Court, England, for payment of about £3000 ...

    Article : 311 words
  19. JEAN BATTEN'S FLIGHT

    Miss Jean Batten, who left [?]aerodrome at 4.10 a.m. yesterday in an effort to lower the record for a woman's solo flight to Australia and ...

    Article : 69 words
  20. BY-LAWS FOR BEACH WEAR

    The Coolangatta Town Council at its meeting last night received letters from the Coolangatta Chamber of Commerce, the Kirra Surf Life Saving ...

    Article : 249 words
  21. BABY" 'PLANE FOR £195

    The production of an [?] called "Brawny," at a cost of £195, has been begun by a new company. It Is claimed to be the cheapest owner-pilot machine ever built In Britain. ...

    Article : 42 words
  22. GOLF LESSONS TELEVISED

    Hopes of televising the Test matches have been brought nearer by the achievement of the British Broadcasting corporation yesterday bringing to ...

    Article : 120 words
  23. SOVIET FLEET IN FAR-EAST

    Autumn manoeuvres of the soviet's Far Eastern Fleet ended at the weekend with a full scale naval review in Vladivostock Roads in the presence of ...

    Article : 182 words
  24. SISTER KENNY ENTERTAINED

    A public reception was tendered to Sister E. Kenny by the citizens of Townsville this evening. Replying to a welcome by the Mayor ...

    Article : 191 words
  25. WOOL GROWING IN MANCHUKUO

    The Tokio correspondent of the Ex-change Press Agency states that Japan is encountering difficulties in her at-tempt to establish the wool-raising ...

    Article : 130 words
  26. TRAMS HAVE BUSY TIME

    Tramway traffic is Increasing so much that the department cannot allow 40-year-old cars to be withdrawn from service. ...

    Article : 208 words
  27. MAKING OF CIGARETTE LEADS TO STRIKE

    The dismissal of a bricklayer's labourer because he made a cigarette on the job was responsible for a strike of bricklayers at the wool stores of ...

    Article : 89 words
  28. BAN ON AUTOGRAPH HUNTERS

    The Queensland Cricket Association,at an executive meeting last night, decided to place a ban on autograph hunters. Only books brought into the [?] ...

    Article : 70 words
  29. DUCHESS OF KENT

    it is omcially announced that the Duchess of Kent has cancelled her forthcoming engagements, and will not make any further engagements this ...

    Article : 72 words
  30. WOOL TEXTILE MERGER

    An important wool textile merger is announced, Salts, Saltaire. Ltd., having purchased the share capital of Pepper, Lee, and Co., Ltd., the Wike Mills Co., Ltd., and Popplewell and Ingham. The business will be run as hitherto. ...

    Article : 44 words
  31. PRICE OF GOLD

    The price of gold to-day was £7/1/7 an ounce fine. The dollar was quoted at 4.91 to the pound sterling, and the Crane at 105. Previous quotations were: Gold, £7/1; the dollar, 4.93 3-16; the franc 105J. ...

    Article : 44 words
  32. POLICE FAIL TO PROVE BOOK OF NUDES IS OBSCENE

    Although a book of photographs of nude forms, entitled "The Body Beautiful," was passed by the Commonwealth Censorship Board.it ...

    Article : 138 words
  33. STAPLE FIBRE TEXTILES

    The big department stores have started a campaign for selling staple fibre textiles for kimonos at . one-third the price of the corresponding woollen goods. ...

    Article : 31 words
  34. MINT PRICE

    The Commonwealth Bank has fixed the price of gold lodged at the Royal Mint from September 28 to October 2 at £8/15/5½ an oz. fine compared with £8/15/1 for the preceding period. ...

    Article : 36 words
  35. PROSPECTOR'S LUCK

    A slug or gold weighing i70z. loawt. was found on Sunday by W. Joskin, on his prospecting area about is miles of north-east of Coolgardie. The find was In practically new country. ...

    Article : 35 words
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