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  2. THE PLAGUE.

    Yesterday proved to ba another clear day so far as plague cases are concerned. This makes the fifth day in succession on which no case has been reported. That the disease is still in ...

    Article : 244 words
  3. THE COUNTRY.

    BROKEN-HILL, Monday.--In the Circuit Court, before Acting-Justice Gibson, John Ballantyne pleaded nut guilty to a charge of assaulting Emma Barnes, a girl aged 16 years, on December ...

    Article : 385 words
  4. NEWCASTLE.

    Lieutenant A. H. McEwan returned to his home at Lambton yesterday, after an absence of many years, and was accorded an enthusiastic, reception both at Newcastle and in his native ...

    Article : 231 words
  5. NEWCASTLE WHARF LABOR TROUBLE.

    NEWCASTLE, Monday.--A lengthy meeting of members of the Newcastle Wharf Laborers' Union was held to-night for the purpose of considering the terms of the proposed compromise with the ...

    Article : 726 words
  6. LICENSING COURT.

    The adjourned quarterly meeting of the Newcastle Licensing Bench was held yesterday, and further consideration was given to the applications of F. G. Roberts. William Thompson, and ...

    Article : 159 words
  7. CHRISTIAN ENDEAVOUR UNION.

    A conference of secretaries of local Christian Endeavour Unions was held at the Pitt-street Congregational Church last week. The Rev. G. T. Walden (vice- president of the State Union) ...

    Article : 80 words
  8. THE HEALTH COMMITTEE.

    The Health Committee of the City Council met yesterday afternoon. Alderman Sam Smith, M.L.A., the vice-chairman, presided. Alderman J. D. Fitzgerald called attention to ...

    Article : 2,144 words
  9. A FOSSIL SCHNAPPER.

    LAWSON, Monday.--Whilst stripping the side of a cutting between Lawson and Wentworth Fulls, the men employed came across the fossil remains of a huge fish resembling a schnapper. ...

    Article : 77 words
  10. LEGISLATION FOR ACCOUNTANTS.

    There was a large attendance of members at the monthly meeting of the Sydney Institute of Public Accountants' Students' Society, held at the rooms, No. 16 O'Connell-street, last night, ...

    Article : 89 words
  11. LIQUOR VERSUS THE PEOPLE.

    Under the auspices of the Newcastle Temperance Alliance, Miss Balgarnie begun a two-nights temperance mission at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Laman-strcet, last night. There ...

    Article : 226 words
  12. QUARTER SESSIONS.

    WYALONG, Monday.--The Court of Quarter Sessions and District Court were held to-day, before Judge Rogers. In the case of Thomas Urwin, charged with assaulting a girl under the ...

    Article : 170 words
  13. RAID ON A GAMBLING DEN.

    At the Central Court yesterday, before Mr. King, D.S.M., Quong Lee (40), and Tuck Lee, or Ah Sin (35), both described as gamblers, were charged with being the banker and croupier, ...

    Article : 144 words
  14. LANDHOLDERS IN A DILEMMA.

    ORANGE, Monday.--Owing to the extensive poisoning of rabbits by landholders, the Municipal Council has notified occupiers within the catchment area, of the Orange water supply that ...

    Article : 89 words
  15. SHIPPING MOVEMENTS.

    The steamer Austriana, which has on board a cargo of produce from Melbourne, and which arrived at Newcastle on Sunday, is awaiting a berth to load bunker coal before proceeding on ...

    Article : 245 words
  16. FIRE INSURANCE AND PROPOSED BUILDING ACT.

    Sir,--It has occurred to me that in view of the recent great and disastrous fires in Sydney the time is opportune for a few remarks. upon the above cognate subjects. The rates of ...

    Article : 1,115 words
  17. HOTEL DESTROYED BY FIRE.

    CAPTAIN'S FLAT, Monday.--The Captain's Flat Hotel, owned by Mrs. M. A. Goggin, was destroyed by fire this morning. It is not known what caused the fire, nor whether the property ...

    Article : 39 words
  18. THE CARLTON TRAGEDY.

    MELBOURNE, Monday.--The sentence of death passed on Albert Edward M'Namara, for wilfully setting fire to his house at Carlton, aud so causing the death of his young son, was carried out at ...

    Article : 203 words
  19. ASSAULT BY ABORIGINALS.

    BOWRAVILLE, Monday.--A man named Thomas M'Lean was assaulted on Saturday by two aboriginals, who endeavored to rob him. An axe-handle was used to commit the assault. ...

    Article : 60 words
  20. CONDITION OF RAILWAY PREMISES.

    It transpired at last night's meeting of the Burwood Council that notwithstanding the fact that the Railway Commissioners have been repeatedly asked to see that their premises were ...

    Article : 215 words
  21. OPENING OF A CONVENT.

    WHITE CLIFFS, Monday.--The new Convent of Mercy was formally opened by Dr. Dunne, Bishop of Wilcannia, on Sunday. Four Sisters of Mercy, accompanied by the Rev. Mother of ...

    Article : 105 words
  22. CENSUS RETURN.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 470 words
  23. MINERS' RESIDENCES AT WHITE CLIFFS.

    WHITE CLIFFS, Monday.--A motion passed by the Progress Committee recently that a ballot be taken as to whether the Government should be approached, asking that a side be granted on the ...

    Article : 170 words
  24. PARRAMATTA AND DISTRICT.

    A charge of indecent assault was preferred against Thomas Samuel Henry Martin by Mrs. M. A. Ford, who alleged that the offence was committed on Easter Saturday. Martin denied ...

    Article : 173 words
  25. AN OBLIGING CHINAMAN.

    At Burwood recently, tho inspector of nuisances hail occasion to give a Chinaman notice to abate a nuisance on Ills premises, consisting of an accumulation of rubbish of a varied description. ...

    Article : 61 words
  26. TWO CASES IN BRISBANE.

    BRISBANE, Monday.--Two fresh cases of plague were reported in Brisbane to-day, and another suspicious case is under observation, ...

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  27. TAMING THE LYRE BIRD.

    LAWSON, Saturday.--Owing most probably to the scarcity of food caused by the long spell cf dry weather and the extensive area of country swept by bush fires, the extremely shy Ivre bird ...

    Article : 84 words
  28. EXPERIMENTS WITH DISINFECTANTS.

    Our London correspondent writes, under date March 7:--Your medical officers of health and your sanitary inspectors are doubtless kept well supplied with the results of experiments made with ...

    Article : 401 words
  29. DARING ASSAULT AND ROBBERY.

    A daring case of assault and robbery occurred in Redfern, shortly, before 11 o'clock on Saturday night, the victim being Edwin Ethelbert Smith, a resident of the ...

    Article : 168 words
  30. BOYS WITH A RIFLE.

    BLAYNEY, Monday.--A serious shooting accident occurred here to-day. Two lads named Rowney and Ship, aged about 10 years, rented a pea rifle for the purpose of going shooting. They ...

    Article : 2,491 words
  31. BOROUGH OF MOSMAN.

    A proclamation has been issued creating a new ward--to be called Balmoral Ward--in the municipality of Mosman. The boundaries are defined, as also are those of the ...

    Article : 110 words
  32. WHO IS RESPONSIBLE?

    Sir,--I have always understood that the Centennial Park was Intended to afford recreation and pleasure to the people. Yet someone is responsible for seriously interfering with both these ...

    Article : 259 words
  33. FRIENDLY SOCIETIES' ASSOCIATION.

    Au adjourned meeting of the Western Suburbs Friendly Societies' Association was held at the Ashfield Hall last week to complete the drafting of a proposed medical agreement. It was decided ...

    Article : 56 words
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