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  2. BOXING DAY.

    The aggravation of yesterday's weather was inexpressibly great. It was a money-saving day, for who could spend money in u drizzling rain? Little cousolation was found in the ...

    Article : 1,121 words
  3. THE SITUATION IN EUROPE

    LONDON, Monday.--It is stated that Russia is pressing Turkey to compel Prince Ferdinand to abdicate the Bulgarian throne. Russia is also pressing for payment ...

    Article : 159 words
  4. THE DAY IN ADELAIDE.

    ADELAIDE, Monday.--To-day was observed by the South Australians as a strict holiday. The weather was delightful. Very little was provided for the public amusement, the ...

    Article : 56 words
  5. WALGETT CHRISTMAS RACES.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 138 words
  6. EXECUTION OF THE CHICAGO ANARCHISTS.

    The four anarchists--Sple[?], Fischer, Engel and Parsons--were hanged at Chicago last month. The two others--Fielden, an Englishman, and Schwab, whose sentences were ...

    Article : 856 words
  7. ASHFIELD RECREATION GROUNDS AND GARDEN PALACE.

    The amusements advertised to take place at the above elaborate and easily-accessible grounds were postponed until Thursday next in consequence of the inclemency of the weather, ...

    Article : 159 words
  8. "LITTLE JACK SHEPPARD."

    The burlesque and operatic extravaganza entitled "Little Jack Sheppard" was revived last night at the Criterion Theatre in the presence of an audience which crammed the ...

    Article : 1,101 words
  9. THE THEATRES.

    Messrs. G. R. Sims and Henry Pettitt's five act drama "In the Ranks," originally produced in London three years ago, has been alow in reaching Sydney, and its production at Her ...

    Article : 1,326 words
  10. BATHURST HIGHLAND SOCIETY'S SPORTS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 512 words
  11. PEERS AND THE HOUSE OF COMMONS.

    LONDON, Monday.--It is now understood that the measure which the Earl of Dunraven is preparing is not for the election of peers, but to enable peers to bo elected as ...

    Article : 65 words
  12. GREAT BRITAIN AND AMATONGA.

    LONDON, Sunday.--It is announced that Great Britain has concluded a treaty with the chiefs in Amatonga, by which the latter pledge themselves not to cede Amatonga ...

    Article : 41 words
  13. CABLE NEWS.

    LONDON, Monday.--The Bishop of Ballarat has had an audience of the Pope. ...

    Article : 24 words
  14. OBITUARY.

    LONDON, Monday.--The death is recorded of Captain Bence, of Messrs. Shaw, Savill and Co.'s s.s. Coptic, which recently arrived home from New Zealand. Captain Bence ...

    Article : 41 words
  15. IN THE OTHER COLONIES.

    MELBOURNE, Monday.--Boxing Day was Celebrated in the usual holiday fashion to-day. The weather was cool and very pleasant, and all outdoor amusements were well patronised. ...

    Article : 1,145 words
  16. NEWS BY TELEGRAPH.

    CROOKWELL, Monday.--A man named James M'Dermott met with a serious accident on Saturday evening. He was on his way home on horseback, and collided with a tree," causing a ...

    Article : 62 words
  17. FIRE AT NEWCASTLE.

    NEWCASTLE, Monday.--At 10 minutes to 8 o'clock, this evening a fire broke out in Ireland's stables, Crown-street. The flames were first observed by Mr. Albert Ireland, who gave the ...

    Article : 101 words
  18. A NEW CROWN COLONY.

    The Oil Rivers district, which lies between Cape Coast Castle and the delta of the River Nigar will, (says the Home News) shortly be proclaimed as a Crown Colony. Hitherto the ...

    Article : 240 words
  19. BROKEN-HILL WATER SUPPLY.

    BROKEN-HILL, Monday.--Heavy and continuous rains have fallen here during the past two days, fully 2in. being recorded. The new Government tank recently finished, with a ...

    Article : 140 words
  20. SUICIDE OF A LADY.

    MELBOURNE, Monday.--Miss Ellworthy, daughter of a resident of Port Melbourne, committed suicide at Seymour to-day by drowning herself in the Goulburn River. ...

    Article : 30 words
  21. LIBERATED FRENCH CRIMINALS.

    Sir,--It is impossible to overrate the pernicious influence of that morally dead class of escapees or liberated convicts from Noumea. Nothing but the fear of the law prevents the ...

    Article : 496 words
  22. AQUARIUMS, THE "ZOO," &c.

    Perhaps the only amusements yesterday which at all attracted a[?]good attendance were the aquariums, though they were of course not patronised to the extent they would have ...

    Article : 398 words
  23. THE HOLIDAY IN THE COUNTRY.

    STROUD, Monday.--Nearly 2in of rain have fallen since yesterday afternoon, and it is still raining steadily. The races, which were to have taken place to-day, had to be postponed ...

    Article : 586 words
  24. MR. GLADSTONE AND THE LATE LORD WOLVERTON.

    The London correspondent of the Manchester Guardian writes:--"It is rumored to-night that Mr. Gladstone benefits considerably under Lord Wolverton's will. I have no private ...

    Article : 445 words
  25. "ROBINSON CRUSOE" AT' THE THEATRE ROYAL.

    True to the name it bears and to the traditions which have clung to the stage at Christmastide, the Theatre Royal last night, the old Drury Lane of Australia, flung open its doors ...

    Article : 2,145 words
  26. RAILWAY AND TRAM TRAFFIC.

    Those who anticipated the customary holiday, traffic to the many picturesque and charming reports along the railway line experienced a feeling of blank disappointment on beholding ...

    Article : 247 words
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