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  2. CURRENT TOPICS

    In the Weaver Cup tennis competition, Wimbledon (late Hawke's) defeated Police at the week-end, the scores being 9 sets 29 games to 9 ...

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  3. Advertising

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  4. CURRENT TOPICS

    Wirth's Circus, as usual, took a heavy weight of ready cash out of Forbes. Before it is too late, may we suggest a short prayer for income-tax ...

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  5. CURRENT TOPICS

    The Kadungle Progress Association asked that the P.P. Board take steps to prevent travelling stock, except those with local destinations, from ...

    Article : 136 words
  6. Telegraphic News

    Following a week of conflicting reports, it is now definitely established that De Pinedo, with his seaplane crow: has arrived at Horta Island, ...

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  7. PERSONAL

    Mrs. C. O. Buckland is at present visiting Sydney. Mr. Ron Leslie, of Forbes, has been elected' a director of the Debenham ...

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  8. Fire Inquiry

    Au inquiry was held at the Court House yesterday morning by Mr. Arthur Sam, J.P., into the circumstances surrounding the fire which ...

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  9. A GOOD YIELD.

    A consignment of 2000 bags of Canberra wheat has been delivered to the local flour mill, and in the opinion of Mr. F. Harris, it is the best samoie ...

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  10. REPAIRS.

    After many years of heavy traffic, the footpath surrounding the Town Hall is being repaired. With so much work to do in other parts of the ...

    Article : 43 words
  11. THE COMMUNISTS.

    A Chile message states that proof that the Communists of Chile worked, under the orders of Arcos, London, have been discovered, and the police ...

    Article : 33 words
  12. DEBENHAM PIPES.

    The directors of the Debenham Pipe Company paid a visit to Newcastle over the week-end, inspecting suitable sites for the erection of their works ...

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  13. ANOTHER CHARGE.

    At Broken Hill, James Hughes, 16, was charged at the Children's Court with having illegally burled the body of Joan Smith. Accused was ...

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  14. HEALTHY FORBES.

    The members of the medical profession and the hospitals report that the health the community at present is excellent. Apart from colds, ...

    Article : 64 words
  15. YOUNG P.W.P.

    The Young P.P. Board has asked the local Board to contribute to the cost of putting down a tank for water supply near the boundary of the ...

    Article : 129 words
  16. WORKERS' COMPENSATION

    As from the end of June, members of the Accident Underwriters' Association of N.S.W., licensed under the Workers' Compensation Act, have ...

    Article : 43 words
  17. STOKES MEMORIAL.

    During the delay which occurred in connection with the erection of the Stokes Memorial, the aldermen waxed both eloquent and indignant. The ...

    Article : 65 words
  18. THE UNEXPECTED!

    An accident occurred at the Government silos at Peak Hill (at present in course of construction), on Tuesday morning last, when a piece of ...

    Article : 112 words
  19. FILM INDUSTRY.

    The Federal Select Committee inquiring into the Aim industry, has been vested with the powers of a Royal Commission. Power is given ...

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  20. BAND CONCERT.

    Forbes Town Band, under the conductorship of Mr. A. Prescott, rendered an excellent programme of music in the Town Hall on Sunday night. ...

    Article : 100 words
  21. INSURANCE OF STOCK INSPECTORS.

    A letter from the Stock and Brands Branch was read at the meeting of the P.P. Board on Saturday, pointing out that the responsibility of ...

    Article : 152 words
  22. TASMANIA'S BEER.

    As 35 hotels in Southern Tasmania did not comply with the conditions of sale of liquor, they were boycotted by the Brewers' Association. ...

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  23. GRASS PIRATES.

    Bitter complaints concerning the habits of certain drovers of stock, in "loafing" on the stock routes were made' at the meeting of the P.P. ...

    Article : 137 words
  24. A VAIN QUEST.

    Members of the Fourth Estate need recreation like anyone else, and we spent an hour or two last Friday night at Wirth's Circus, ...

    Article : 146 words
  25. ELECTION UPSET.

    The Adelaide Court of Disputed Returns declared void the election of T. T. Thompson, Independent Labor candidate for Port Adelaide district in ...

    Article : 99 words
  26. PRAISE INDEED!

    A big Sydney advertising agency was recently approached by a manufacturer who desired to advertise his products. In the ...

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  27. TENNIS RESULTS.

    In the event of any of our readers being surprised at reading no weekend tennis results in this issue, It is only necessary to state that no effort ...

    Article : 138 words
  28. MANIAC AT LARGE.

    While returning to their home at Wiltapara Station, near Wentworth, from Mildura, by car, on Sunday afternoon, Mr. and Mrs. A. E. ...

    Article : 167 words
  29. THAT WEAK LINK.

    If the present frosts should produce heavy rain--which everyone will hope they do--the truth of our remarks in a recent issue re the ...

    Article : 66 words
  30. CARE OF THE FYES

    Mr. D. J. Bono, the well-known sight specialist, of Orange, announces that his .next fortnightly visit to Forbes will be on Wednesday, June ...

    Article : 46 words
  31. THE TRUNDLE "STAR."

    The Trundle "Star," the new paper owned by the propreitor of the "Advocate," was printed last' week by means of electric power. This is ...

    Article : 183 words
  32. CURRENT TOPICS

    As to-day is the fifth Tuesday in May there was no sitting of the Forbes Court of Petty Sessions today. It is only occasionally that this ...

    Article : 53 words
  33. WILL IT RAIN?

    The weather prophets have been biting the "Advocate's" lug good and hard, and are certain that after the recent frosts we must get rain. We ...

    Article : 64 words
  34. PRICES TUMBLING.

    Contrary to the opinion of experts, who said it couldn't happen, motor prices are tumbling. Last week substantial reductions were ...

    Article : 55 words
  35. MINING DISTRESS.

    A message from Mt. Morgan states that the mining position is extremely critical, and that unless a scheme is devised for the continuance of mining ...

    Article : 51 words
  36. BOTTLES ON ROADWAYS.

    It should be a criminal offence for people throwing bottles on to roadways where they become broken and a menace to motorists, and very ...

    Article : 94 words
  37. LOOK AT THE LABEL.

    Mr. S. Frost, of Canowindra, last week had the misfortune to take a dose of iodine in mistake for some cough cure. Mr. Frost was suffering ...

    Article : 80 words
  38. LOCAL ORCHESTRA.

    Mr. A. Prescott, bandmaster of the Town Band, has commenced rehearsals with his newly-formed orchestra. To-night is fixed for the next practice, ...

    Article : 57 words
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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 43 words
  40. New Books

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 101 words
  41. COUNTRY NEWS.

    In replying to a correspondent who deplored the paucity of news regarding Cowra appearing in the city Press, "The Cowra Guardian" states that ...

    Article : 212 words
  42. AN UNUSUAL SUCCESS.

    It is seldom that anything new has been inaugurated in Forbes with such outstanding success as the Debating Club. Three meetings have been held, ...

    Article : 90 words
  43. BUNNY A BOON!

    "In Wellington, as well as in many other towns this winter," says the "Wellington Times," "there has been increased activity in the rabbit trade, ...

    Article : 193 words
  44. "FLAPPERS."

    Members of the Young Gun Club are agitating for the employment of "flappers" in frightening pigeons which "sit" when the traps are ...

    Article : 88 words
  45. THE VERY BEST.

    To desire to get the best is innate in all of us. There is satisfaction in knowing that what you buy represents the last word in quality. That's ...

    Article : 55 words
  46. HOMEBUSH SALES.

    There was a large attendance of buyers at Homebush yesterday, and they had ah offering of 32,000 head of sheep to choose from. A strong ...

    Article : 111 words
  47. A RARE BIRD!

    There called on us yesterday the most extraordinary individual we have ever met--a country newspaper man who had amassed a competence, and ...

    Article : 111 words
  48. LADIES AT GOLF.

    The first round of the associates' championship of Forbes Golf Club was played last Saturday afternoon, and the following ladies have qualified for ...

    Article : 48 words
  49. DEFAULTING RATEPAYERS

    In a report by the chairman of the P.P. Board. Mr. J. D. Low, it was recommended that the rate for next year be fixed on the same basis as ...

    Article : 77 words
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