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  2. THE RUSHWORTH TRAGEDY.

    To-day's inquiries into the stories purporting to relate to the identity of the man and woman whose bodies were discovered in the shaft of the ...

    Article : 110 words
  3. THE WEEKLY HALF HOLIDAY.

    In the Legislative Council yesterday the Early Closing Act Amendment Bill was discussed at some length. Considerable public interest was manifested in ...

    Article : 3,730 words
  4. THE FEDERAL CAPITAL SITE.

    In the House of Representatives this afternoon Mr. Mahon moved the second reading of the Seat of Government Bill, which, ...

    Article : 506 words
  5. A REMARKABLE STORY.

    A most extraordinary inquiry was yesterday instituted by the Customs Department. In fact, the surroundings are so peculiar that they are difficult to ...

    Article : 364 words
  6. ENTERTAINMENTS.

    Considering the several important counter attractions in the city last night, the attendance at Mr. Mark Hambourg's second recital was very satisfactory, and ...

    Article : 2,179 words
  7. INTER-STATE.

    In the Criminal Court to-day Mr. Justice Homburg sentenced Willie Rankine, 41 years of age, an aborigine from the Point Macleay mission ...

    Article : 604 words
  8. THE RECENT MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS.

    The ceremony of swearing-in the newly elected mayor, councillors, and auditor at Midland Junction took place on Tuesday evening when there was a ...

    Article : 511 words
  9. THE PADDINGTON TRAGEDY.

    An inquest was held to-day concerning the deaths of William Samuel Mather and Martha Mather, at Paddington, on Friday evening last. ...

    Article : 295 words
  10. A UNION OF EMPLOYERS.

    Sir,—I notice that Mr. Bunning and Mr. McNeil, at the recent dinner given by the Contractors and Builders' Association, both drew attention to the ...

    Article : 684 words
  11. FEDERAL AFFAIRS.

    The Treasurer was enabled to place £50,000 to the credit of the old-age pensions trust fund during November. ...

    Article : 192 words
  12. FEDERAL PARLIAMENT.

    The Senate met this afternoon. ...

    Article : 419 words
  13. THE WEATHER.

    Following are the notes issued by the meteorological office for the week ended Wednesday December 2:— During the first three days of the ...

    Article : 138 words
  14. LENNONVILLE STATE BATTERY.

    Sir,—The State battery at Lennonville has been crushing for the last nine years, the gold won during this period being about £125,000. The battery has ...

    Article : 671 words
  15. ADVERTISING THE STATE.

    Numerous inquiries have been received by the Government from people resident in India with respect to the facilities offered to settlers in this ...

    Article : 267 words
  16. THE RAILWAY FINANCES.

    In his annual report recently presented to Parliament the Commissioner of Railways, Mr. J. T. Short, writes as follows on the question of the railway ...

    Article : 354 words
  17. VICTORIA PARK MUNICIPAL COUNCIL.

    The first meeting of the new Victoria Park Council was held on Tuesday night. Present: The Mayor (Mr. H. G. Duncan), Crs. J. Havdon, Murray, Mill, ...

    Article : 285 words
  18. GOVERNMENT LITHOGRAPHY.

    Sir,—In the "West Australian" of the 11th instant, the Government lithographer is reported to have claimed that his department is more up-to-date than ...

    Article : 336 words
  19. CHRISTMAS GIFTS FOR THE ORPHANS.

    Sir,—Would you kindly allow us to make a Christmas appeal for the Perth Girls' Orphanage through your columns. Last year our appeal was ...

    Article : 183 words
  20. Family Notices

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    Family Notices : 198 words
  21. ASSAULT ON A CHINESE,

    What appears to be a serious assault on a Chinese took place early this morning in Globe-street, near George-street north. Fie Kee Jang was found ...

    Article : 92 words
  22. CENTURY CAMELS.

    Sir,—Noticing in your columns a short paragraph headed "Century Camels," kindly allow me space to reply. It's stated that these animals, owing to a ...

    Article : 221 words
  23. NEW ZEALAND.

    A violent earthquake shock, lasting for 30 seconds, was experienced at Wakatane yesterday morning. Mr. McDonald, a Government ...

    Article : 91 words
  24. BURGLARY FRUSTRATED. A PLUCKY WOMAN.

    A burglar entered the residence of Mr. R. Williams at Napier this morning. Mr. Williams is away on a holiday. Mrs. Williams went in quest of ...

    Article : 64 words
  25. Advertising

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    Advertising : 178 words
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