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  2. Red Ruin Rides Roughshod

    "Will the Government assist us in the matter of seed wheat?" is the question asked by a number of the landholders who have suffered losses through the fires. This indicates that these man are ready to commence operations again, as soon as help in this direction is forthcoming. The resolute Australian spirit cannot be broken by disaster, no matter what its magnitude. Though their all may be gone, they ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 153 words
  3. Cinders.

    So persistent were the rumors concerning the death of a Tichborne woman by burning that Inspector Woods instructed two constables to ...

    Article : 1,715 words
  4. Through Brolgan Nelungaloo and Gunningbland.

    In these days of rumor, uncertainty of opinion, and a certain element of exaggeration, that at the same time is quite to be understood, and possibly ...

    Article : 1,671 words
  5. On Parkes Side

    To last week's grim History of bushires in the Parkes and surrounding districts has to be added another chapter of destruction, desolation, and ...

    Article : 828 words

    Most of our readers will recall that a few weeks ago, we had reason to criticise the typewriter at the Forbes Police ...

    Article : 224 words
  7. At Tichborne

    When this paper was going to press last Friday it looked as if only a miracle could save the railway station, two or three dwellings in the ...

    Article : 457 words
  8. Landholder Speaks

    We met Mr. J. R. Fanning patrolling the south-western boundary of the Pinnacle disaster. He told us he had 1900 bags of wheat in the stubble, ...

    Article : 537 words

    There must be a certain amount of acute, direct distress arising out of last week's great disaster to the Forbes district. ...

    Article : 270 words
  10. Assessing the Damage

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 116 words

    On an average of 8 miles of fencing, boundary and divisional, is required to every square mile of country. All fencing posts in the burnt areas were ...

    Article : 464 words
  12. Engine Sparks

    Landholders in this district are emphatic in stating that a spark from the engine of the mid-day mixed train was responsible for the ...

    Article : 518 words
  13. Wirrinya-Pinnacle-Ooma.

    On Saturday afternoon, in company, with two Government, officials, I carried out a trip through the whole of the devastated areas of Pinnacle. I ...

    Article : 569 words
  14. About Wirrinya.

    On Sunday, together with the same two officials, I paid a visit to the Wirrinya end of the fire. If possible, the desolation was even greater in ...

    Article : 901 words
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    Advertising : 29 words
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