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  2. THE SAILING CARNIVAL.

    "Tike yer tickets [?] for the boat rice." Thus the blithe Australian boy, lustytongued and nasal, pushing his way through the crowd on Circular Quay, and ...

    Article : 1,386 words
  3. TWO MEN DROWNED AT NARRABEEN.

    A drowning accident, by which two young married men lost their lives, occurred at Narrabeen, at 10 o'clock yesterday morning. The drowned men were Henry Thom, aged ...

    Article : 303 words
  4. THE TERRIFIC HURRI- CANE AT FIJI.

    The Rev. Dr. Brown, general secretary of the Australasian Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Society, has received a letter from Fiji, giving some particulars of the ...

    Article : 1,115 words
  5. THE COAL TRADE.

    NEWCASTLE, Sunday. The difficulty at the Seaham colliery continues, but there is a probability that an amicable arrangement may be arranged. In compliance with a ...

    Article : 744 words
  6. WEST AUSTRALIA.

    PERTH, Sunday. There being no fresh cases of smallpox on the steamer Cloncurry, the vessel was granted pratique yesterday, and left direct for Melbourne. It ...

    Article : 91 words
  7. OUR SPECIAL CABLES

    LONDON, Friday Night. Mr. G. H. Reid's recent speech at Albion Park with respect to the office of the Agent General, in which he said that Sir Saul ...

    Article : 79 words
  8. ANOTHER REPORT.

    Mr. Bond, the purser of the steamer Upolu, states that the storm seems to have entered the group in the north-eastern portion, travelled through the centre, and ...

    Article : 146 words
  9. THE BANK OF WEST AUSTRALIA.

    PERTH, Sunday. The Bank of West Australia has declared a dividend of 17½ per cent., and granted a bonus of 5 per cent, on officers' salaries. ...

    Article : 31 words
  10. NEW ZEALAND.

    AUCKLAND, Saturday. Mr. J. B. Williamson's training establishment at Epsom has been destroyed by fire. The stable, which was uninsured, was completely ...

    Article : 43 words
  11. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    LONDON, Friday Night. Bar silver to-day rose 18d, the present quotation being 2s 3 5-16d per oz. ...

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  12. AUSTRALIAN MEAT AND BUTTER.

    LONDON, Friday Night. Australian mutton is selling at 3[?] per lb. The shipment of Australian butter by the R.M.S. Orizaba has arrived in good ...

    Article : 30 words
  13. A NEWSPAPER ACCOUNT.

    Writing of the storm, a Suva newspaper states: "On Friday, Jan. 4, the barometer showed premonitory signs of disturbance; but as it began to rise again on Saturday ...

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  14. THE JERILDERIE-BERRIGAN RAILWAY.

    BERRlGAN, Saturday. The sectional committee on public works, comprising Messrs. Ewing, Gormly, Lee, Davis, and Roberts, arrived in Jerilderie last Saturday ...

    Article : 560 words
  15. THE PORT DARWIN LINE

    The Port Darwin line is again interrupted, which accounts for the paucity of our London cable news this morning. On Saturday the Postmaster-General received the ...

    Article : 483 words
  16. TRAGEDY AT ADAMSTOWN.

    NEWCASTLE, Sunday. At Adamstown yesterday morning, Eleanor Turner, aged 13, a niece of Mrs. Gray, was washing un the breakfast things, when she dropped ...

    Article : 215 words
  17. MR. W. T. FOXLEE, M.I.C.E.

    Mr. William Theodore Foxlee. M. Inst. C.E., has for the last three years and a half occupied the important post of Engineer-in-Chief for Existing Lines, having previously ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 524 words
  18. VICTORIA.

    MELBOURNE, Sunday. Those who are moving in the direction of establishing a national trust in connection with the export o£ meat have formulated a scheme ...

    Article : 219 words
  19. TASMANIA.

    HOBART, Sunday. The delegates appointed by the Trades and Labor Council to endeavor to settle tho difference existing it the Mount Nicholas coal mine, have ...

    Article : 92 words
  20. OTHER DETAILS.

    The Roman Catholic priest at Wairiki reported that two cutters and one schooner had foundered on Taviuni coast. One Is supposed to be the cutter Shark, belonging ...

    Article : 366 words
  21. ACCIDENT ON THE R.M.S. HIMALAYA.

    ALBANY, Sunday. While the R.M.S. Himalaya was in the harbor on Saturday, a saltwater pipe from the condensing engine burst, causing a rapid inflow of water, ...

    Article : 105 words
  22. COMPLIMENTARY PICNIC TO THE VISITORS.

    The Queensland visitors at present in Sydney, to the number of about 70, were yesterday entertained by the Johnstone's Lay Sailing Club at a complimentary ...

    Article : 210 words
  23. LAWLESSNESS NEAR MOAMA.

    MOAMA, Saturday. Thomas Stewart, Arthur Williams, Fredk. Clayton, and Frank Fitzsimmons were yesterday charged with unlawfully assaulting and robbing Arthur ...

    Article : 121 words
  24. THE GOVERNOR'S SALARY. AN AWKWARD COMPLICATION.

    MELBOURNE, Sunday. Some slight embarrassment is being caused by the action of the Assembly in reducing the salary of future Governors from £10,000 to £5000 per ...

    Article : 217 words
  25. THE R.M.S. ORUBA AT ALBANY.

    ALBANY, Saturday. The R.M.S. Oruba, of the Orient line, arrived here from London at 7.15 a.m. to-day, and left again at 10 a.m. for Sydney via Adelaide and ...

    Article : 185 words
  26. PARTICULARS OF THE WRECKS.

    By the A.U.S.N. Company's steamer Victoria we have received the following additional reports in reference to the disastrous hurricane which swept over Fiji on ...

    Article : 530 words
  27. FATALITIES.

    A fisherman named Samuel [?], a married man, who resided with his wife at Botany, died suddenly at [?] on Saturday night. Goldsborough had gone to ...

    Article : 219 words
  28. THE ENGLISH CRICKETERS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 255 words
  29. EARLY PROROGATION OF PARLIAMENT.

    MELBOURNE, Sunday. Despite the formidable appearance of the Parliamentary notice paper, Parliament, is apparently within measurable distance of prorogation. ...

    Article : 105 words
  30. THE WYALONG GOLDFIELD.

    WYALONG, Saturday. A mass meeting of miners was held here to-day to consider the best means of preventing the continuance of reduced wages, now very prevalent ...

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  31. THE WEATHER.

    Frequent and heavy showers tell in Sydney yesterday afternoon and last night, and the weather generally was muggy, misty, and unpleasant, with a light east to ...

    Article : 83 words
  32. THE RACE.

    At about 3.25 p.m. the starter lowered his flag, and with the exception of the Leonie, which came up a few minutes afterwards, all the competitors reached the ...

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  33. CONFERENCE OF FRUIT GROWERS.

    MELBOURNE, Sunday. At the invitation of the Tasmanian Government, a conference of fruit-growers is to be hold at Hobart in April. All the colonies have been ...

    Article : 118 words
  34. RECLAMATION ON THE MURRAY.

    MELBOURNE, Sunday. Instructions have been given to the Inspector-General of Public Works to prepare a survey of the banks of the Murray between Tocumwal ...

    Article : 148 words
  35. IN THE COUNTRY.

    FORBES, Saturday. This morning 14 points of rain was recorded. MACLEAN, Saturday. Nearly an inch of rain fell on Wednesday night. The crops ...

    Article : 111 words
  36. DEATH FROM BLOOD-POISONING.

    A lad named Thomas Smith, 10 years of age, who resided with his parents at the Great Pacific Hotel, Bondi, died yesterday morning in St. Vincent's Hospital from the ...

    Article : 132 words
  37. THE SEA FLOWER IN A STORM.

    After a quick, but rough, passage from Tweed River, the schooner Seaflower arrived in Port Jackson last evening, with the loss of several sails and a quantity of gear. ...

    Article : 89 words
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