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  2. SYDNEY MEAT AT RECORD PRICES

    SYDNEY, Friday.—Unless the meat-workers' strike is settled over the week-end, Sydney's supply by Monday will be reduced to less than half the amount normally required. Mutton and lamb, except in some ...

    Article : 453 words
  3. FINNISH BID FOR GAMES

    THE Japanese Cabinet having approved the decision not to hold the 1940 Olympic Gaines in Japan, Finland is prepared to ...

    Article : 446 words
  4. EXPLORER'S BONES TO BE SOUGHT

    Following a 90-year-old trail, an adventurous party passed through Quilpie for the Cooper's Creek country last week. They ...

    Article : 399 words
  5. 5-DAY WEEK FOR SERVICE

    The Trades and Labour Council is not likely to oppose actively the proposal for a five-day week in the State ...

    Article : 229 words
  6. EYES OF WONDER AT THE MUSEUM

    Pupils of the South Brisbane Intermediate School gazed in awe at the "king of beasts," during a visit, under the ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 70 words
  7. COUNCIL THAT COULD NOT PAY £7 BILL

    DRAYTON Municipal Council's finances must have been at a low ebb in 1874, for in that year a cheque for £7 ...

    Article : 145 words
  8. RAILWAY UNIONS PAY FINES

    Fines and deductions from wages, imposed on the 25 enginemen who absented themselves from duty to attend a stop-work meeting at Mayne last ...

    Article : 140 words
  9. BIG HELP TO MINISTERS

    CANBERRA, Friday.—The new commonwealth Parliamentary Secretaries—Mr. J. N. Lawson (Treasury) and Mr. G. A. Street (Defence)—will begin their ...

    Article : 230 words
  10. "BAY PART OF TERRITORY"

    DARWIN, Friday.—It was claimed by counsel for the Crown (Mr. J. D. Holmes) at the continued hearing of the Japanese lugger cases to-day, that ...

    Article : 178 words
  11. Russian Ballet Will Visit Brisbane

    The entire Covent Garden Ballet Company, which is coming to Australia under engagement to J. C. Williamson, Australian and New Zealand Theatres. ...

    Article : 142 words
  12. WAITED FOR PENSION DAY

    Though the £100 aimed at in the "Story of Two Diggers" has been reached, a few late contributions to the blinded soldiers' fund are being ...

    Article : 101 words
  13. Third Victim Of Accident Found Dead

    INGHAM, Friday.—Leonard Lambert, 31, miner, was found dead in a hut in Hidden Valley, with a bullet wound in his head. A rifle was found ...

    Article : 79 words
  14. DRIED GRASS AS FODDER

    A new method of conserving fodder in England, which may ultimately have value to Queensland was explained to members of the National Parks ...

    Article : 163 words
  15. Double Century In Each Innings

    LONDON, July 15.—Playing for Kent against Essex Arthur Fagg set up a world record by scoring a double century in each innings. ...

    Article : 33 words
  16. AUSTRALIA WILL COMPETE

    SYDNEY, Friday.—Inquiries in Sydney to-night showed that the decision not to hold the Games in Tokio will make little difference to Australia. ...

    Article : 219 words
  17. SUDDEN DEATH OF MR. G. R. JONES

    Mr. George Richard Jones, senior cleric in the State Electoral Registration Office, and formerly State Electoral Registrar for metropolitan ...

    Article : 209 words
  18. Advertising

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    Advertising : 105 words
  19. AUSTRALIAN GOLD YIELD RISES

    CANBERRA, Friday.—In the five months ended May 31 Australia's gold production was 612,245 fine ounces, valued at £4,227,058 sterling (£5,283,824 ...

    Article : 141 words
  20. MR. ZERNER NEW CHIEF

    Mr. W. A. Zerner, head teacher of the Nambour Rural School, has been selected to succeed Mr. J. Bensted as supervisor of No. 1 Primary ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 155 words
  21. AIR MARSHAL NOT COMING HERE

    MELBOURNE, Friday.—Air Marshal Sir Edward Ellington will not visit Brisbane on his way to England. It was stated to-day that he will leave ...

    Article : 85 words
  22. Three Road Accidents

    James McClune, of Beaudesert Road, Moorooka, was knocked down by a motor car in Ann Street, City, yesterday afternoon. He was treated by ambulance ...

    Article : 125 words
  23. STABILISATION OF WOOL

    The United Graziers' Association had always been opposed to the fixing of a reserve price on wool, said the general secretary (Mr P. A Brown) ...

    Article : 148 words
  24. "MILLIONS OF TONS OF IRON ORE"

    PERTH, Friday.—There are many millions of tons of high grade iron ore on the surface and probably much move extending for a great distance ...

    Article : 140 words
  25. CHILLED BEEF FOR VICTORIA

    Meat interests in Brisbane were inclined yesterday to ridicule the suggestion that Melbourne butchers might charter a ship and fill it with chilled ...

    Article : 181 words
  26. DICKENS VICTIM OF "PIRATES"

    Charles Dickens had his worries—and not the least was the unauthorised copying of his works. "By the time he was 32 he had ...

    Article : 186 words
  27. STOCKS, SHARES, AND MARKETS

    Firm conditions were maintained in the investment market yesterday. Base metals shares eased, but ...

    Article : 56 words
  28. News In Brief

    Estimated number of vacancies in the State Public Service next year will be 25 for males in professional and clerical positions, and 20 for female ...

    Article : 193 words
  29. Kenya Will Take Jews

    LONDON, July 15.—Lord Winterton, who is representing Britain at the International Refugees' Conference at Evian, stated to-day that Kenya was ...

    Article : 42 words
  30. WHEN PUNTERS BET ON SYSTEMS

    SYDNEY, Friday.—Judge Curlewls. In Quarter Sessions to-day, said that when punters bet according to systems bookmakers ordered new Rolls-Royces. ...

    Article : 161 words
  31. Knocked Into River With Leg Broken

    With his right leg fractured by a blow from a piece of timber, Joshua Guilfoyle, 45, married, of Courts Street, Bulimba, was knocked from a pile ...

    Article : 115 words
  32. Drawing Of Mammoth Gasket This Month

    Mammoth Casket No. 28 will be drawn not later than the night of July 26, according to an official statement issued by the Golden Casket ...

    Article : 35 words
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