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  2. P.O.W. TURNED CRIMINAL, GOT GAOL AID

    A FORMER P.O.W., who had psychiatric and "shock" treatment in Long Bay Gaol, Sydney, in an attempt to cure his criminal tendencies, was given a chance by Mr. C. B. Buxton ...

    Article : 666 words
  3. WARDER SAW BROWN ASLEEP AT MIDNIGHT: SUICIDED WITH BELT

    REGINALD WINGFIELD SPENCE BROWN, 49, who was found hanging in his cell in Boggo Road Gaol yesterday, was last seen alive by a warder of the second watch at midnight on Wednesday when making his tour of the "lifers'" block. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 607 words
  4. A 'Pocket Hercules'

    ROBERT PHILLIP SUFFOLK, who is aged 33 months, weighs four stone, height 381 inches, holds tiniest contender in the baby show at All Saints' Hall, Ann Street yesterday. His protege was three months old and ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 87 words
  5. SOMETHING TO YAP ABOUT NOW

    KINGAROY, Thursday. —A month-old blue cattle pup fell 80 feet to the bottom of a six ...

    Article : 242 words
  6. WORKING HERE ON ATOM ENERGY

    CANBERRA, Thursday.—Research into production of industrial power from atomic energy is being undertaken by ...

    Article : 274 words
  7. Nazi Navy Man On Jew Ship

    CANBERRA, Thursday.—A former German naval commander, who once served in the pocket battleship Deutschland ...

    Article : 261 words
  8. PAINTERS OPPOSE ROCKETS

    The Federal conference of the Painters' Union at the Trades Hall yesterday passed a resolution recommending to the union's branches ...

    Article : 220 words
  9. Big Bookings For Reef

    Henry bankings for the, winter season by southern tourists are being made at the Melbourne and Sydney branches of the ...

    Article : 172 words
  10. Petrol Pool Hearing End

    CANBERRA, Thursday.—The present system of petrol distribution by the wartime petrol pool is expected by some oil companies to ...

    Article : 148 words
  11. Lumbago Gave Him The Idea

    AN attack of lumbago has given Mr. E. B. Biden, of Alexander Road, Ascot, an idea for a temporary solution to the Petrie Bight traffic bottleneck. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 484 words
  12. £1 MILLION FOR PEANUTS

    KINGAROY, Thursday.—The manager and secretary of the Queensland Peanut Marketing Board (Mr. J. S. Nesbitt) received ...

    Article : 119 words
  13. MORE BRICK WAR HOMES

    Ten more brick war homes, to cost £11,352, are to be built on the State Housing Commission's estate at Lloyd Street, Enoggera. ...

    Article : 144 words
  14. GUINEA PRIZE

    TO encourage readers to study and discuss the City Council's plans to avoid traffic congestion at Petrie Bight. The ...

    Article : 80 words
  15. Talks May Improve Loaf

    Improved bread quality in Queensland may result from a conference of cereal chemists to be held in Sydney next Tuesday. ...

    Article : 228 words
  16. SON FOR TRIAL FOR MURDER

    MACKAY, Thursday.—In the Children's Court at Proserpine to-day Thomas Alfred Heywood, 16. of Cannon Valley, was committed ...

    Article : 65 words
  17. PARTIES' DAIRY POLICY WANTED

    The three major political parties in the Queensland election have been asked by the Queensland Dairymen's Organisation to ...

    Article : 249 words
  18. FIRST TRIP SOUTH IN 60 YRS., BUT STILL PREFERS NORTH

    A 79-YEAR-OLD woman pioneer of North Queensland mother of 13—yesterday had her first trip "south" since she landed at Cooktown from England in 1887. She Is Mrs. Sarah Geraghty, of ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 204 words
  19. DILUTED BEER WILL MEAN £100 FINE

    CANBERRA, Thursday.—The maximum penalty for diluting beer is raised from £20 to £100 in amendments to the Beer Excise ...

    Article : 36 words
  20. JUDGE MANSFIELD NOW S.P.J.

    Mr. Justice Alan J. Mansfield has been appointed the Senior Puisne Judge of the Supreme Court. ...

    Article : 89 words
  21. Career Aid In Country

    The Government would give boys and girls in all parts of the State the best advice on choosing a career, said the Labour ...

    Article : 155 words
  22. PASSED JUNIOR AFTER QUERY

    Two months after she believed that she had failed in her junior examination, a 15-year-old Brisbane girl was told yesterday that ...

    Article : 175 words
  23. MISS AUSTRALIA QUEST

    CITY and country organisations can take part financially by nominating candidates in the Miss Australia 1947 quest. Half of the £250 required to enter a contestant can be retained by the organisation. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 310 words
  24. Advertising

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    Advertising : 116 words
  25. Took Year To Get Librarian

    It has taken a year to appoint a State Librarian for Queensland. Appointment of Mr. J. L. Stapleton, of the staff of the Public ...

    Article : 157 words
  26. Police Guard On Injured Man

    A police guard has been placed at the bedside of a man in the General Hospital who was injured in a struggle in a house at ...

    Article : 146 words
  27. CAR HITS TREE THREE INJURED

    Three people were injured when a car struck a tree in Wickham Terrace, city, last night. They were: Mrs. Doris Bailey ...

    Article : 92 words
  28. NEW GIFT TO U.K.?

    CANBERRA, Thursday.—The Prime Minister (Mr. Chifley) said to-day that although he would consider a further gift to Britain ...

    Article : 99 words
  29. 1 FOR 106 IS BAD AVERAGE

    AYR, Thursday.—The Ayr Shire Council has decided to lodge a strong protest against the transfer of a teacher from the State ...

    Article : 75 words
  30. LONG-RANGE PLAN SOON AGAINST T.B.

    CANBERRA, Thursday.—An extensive long-range plan to combat tuberculosis in Australia was forecast by the Health Minister ...

    Article : 62 words
  31. WOMAN FOUND DEAD

    COOLANGATTA, Thursday.— Mrs. Lucy Whitby, of Bray Street. Murwillumbah, was found dead on the roadside near Chinderah with ...

    Article : 51 words
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