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  2. RAIN ENDS VIC. BUSH FIRE PERIL, AT LEAST TEMPORARILY

    RAIN at almost all danger points has ended Victoria's hush fire peril, temporarily at least. LIGHT to heavy falls are reported from most country districts. A thorough drenching will be necessary to ...

    Article : 1,505 words
  3. Charge of Murdering Fellow Italian

    Evidence that he was led by an odour to investigate and found the body of a man at the bottom of a 25 ft. slope ...

    Article : 1,011 words
  4. Animated Competition At Brisbane Wool Sales at Sydney Prices More Japanese Firms Bid

    With competition animated and widespread at the opening of the first series of Brisbane wool sales for 1939 this afternoon, prices were maintained on a level with those ruling in Sydney, last week but compared with the previous ...

    Article : 679 words
  5. Intense Heat Burns Fodder Crops: State Faces Drought

    Intense heat and dry conditions have burnt up fodder crops in Queensland, and reports the Minister for ...

    Article : 276 words
  6. STEWART FAVOURED: Should Defeat Sabatino By Might of His Right

    Australia-wide interest is being taken in the fight at the Statium to-night between Ossie Stewart and Atilio Sabatino. The contest is the ...

    Article : 342 words
  7. Stewart Missed Forfeit of £50 By Fraction

    Ossie Stewart will have is weight advantage of 4 lbs. In his contest with Atilio Sabatino at the Stadium to-night. They were officially weighed this ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 86 words
  8. Southport's Drinking Water Resembled Cocoa

    Southport experienced, further trouble with its water supply on Saturday night when the water in the town ...

    Article : 140 words
  9. Toowoomba's Hottest Day For 6 Years

    The highest temperature reading for six years was recorded in Toowoomba yesterday at 1.45 p.m., when the thermometer registered 102 degrees. This ...

    Article : 179 words
  10. NO PLAY IN SHIELD GAME TO-DAY

    Rain prevented a resumption of play in the Sheffield Shield match between New South Wales and South Australia ...

    Article : 400 words
  11. Victorian Drought Will Probably Be Broken

    Bringing temporary relief to drought stricken areas light to heavy rain fell over Victoria's parched countryside last night and this morning, and there is ...

    Article : 123 words
  12. CANBERRA'S MAXIMUM TO-DAY 69

    The heat wave has disappeared. The maximum temperature to-day was 69 degrees, the minimum being 61.3. When the Friday Margaret Materson, ...

    Article : 107 words
  13. Ex-Queenslanders Fought Bushfire That Threatened Canberra

    Two ex-Queenslanders know all about the bushfire that almost had Canberra in its grip on Saturday. They are Messrs. N. Corbett Tritton, formerly of ...

    Article : 477 words
  14. RAILWAY FENCING DESTROYED AT EAST IPSWICH

    Five panels of railway fence and about an acre of grass were destroyed by fire about two hundred yards from the Last Ipswich Railway Station this afternoon. ...

    Article : 112 words
  15. Canberra Fires Under Control

    The bushfires which threatened Canberva on Saturday are now completely under central and volunteer fire-fighters ceased work this morning. ...

    Article : 115 words
  16. Tennis Stars Helping Relief Funds

    Leading Davis Cup men Quist, Bromwich, Hopman and Schwartz, with the Australian women's team, are playing exhibition matches to-night ...

    Article : 58 words
  17. Showers Remove Danger of Spread In Tasmania

    Bushfires which broke out in southern parts of the State and were fanned by a wind on Saturday exceeding a velocity of 50 miles an hour, caused some ...

    Article : 238 words
  18. DUTCH PLANE RETURNS TO DARWIN WITH ENGINE TROUBLE

    When 50 miles out over the Timor en route to Keepang a K.N.I.L.M. airliner developed mechanical trouble and returned to Darwin, whore it is ...

    Article : 65 words
  19. Position Becoming Alarming in Gympie Area

    Gympie during the weekend was shrouded in smoke from scrub and grass fires burning at several points ...

    Article : 934 words
  20. ROCKLEA COURSING

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  21. NO DOCTOR; MATRON CARRIES ON HOSPITAL

    Al a meeting of the Hospital Board. Matron Clark, was granted a month's holiday and two months' leave. Board members stated that the matron had ...

    Article : 52 words
  22. NO CLUES IN VIC. TRUCK MURDER

    Detectives have made no headway in their search for the murderers of Leslie Richard McAllister, 38, of Monbulk, wh was shot through the head ...

    Article : 103 words
  23. Wounded Usherette Discharged From Hospital To-day

    Miss Dorothy Coffin, the usherctte who was shot in the foyer of a city theatre, some weeks ago, was discharged from the Brisbane ...

    Article : 35 words
  24. BODY OF VISITOR FROM COUNTRY FOUND IN RIVER

    The body of a man was recovered from the Brisbane River near Dutton Park to-day and was subsequently identified as that of James Lonergan, 62 years, a ...

    Article : 53 words
  25. Temperature to Noon in Capitals

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 55 words
  26. Family Notices

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    Family Notices : 73 words
  27. High Change in Melbourne

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 63 words
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