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  2. TORN BODY ON RAILWAY

    Early yesterday morning a young man found portion of a body on the railway line at Henty. It was later identified as that of Mrs. Ethel May ...

    Article : 630 words
  3. BRITAIN'S GOOD CHRISTMAS

    Britain is spending twice as much this Christmas as last year. The Bank of England thought that £15,000,000 of extra bank notes would suffice for the ...

    Article : 215 words
  4. LINK BY COOK HIGHWAY

    He believed that main roads were more serviceable than railways. It was hoped that in the not distant future Mossman and Cooktown would ...

    Article : 303 words
  5. N.S.W. COUNCIL COMPLETE

    The state of the parties in the new House will be:— United Australia Party.. 25 United Country Party... 11 ...

    Article : 530 words
  6. ENGLISH TENNIS PLAYERS ARE GOOD FELLOWS

    Great Britain won the Davis Cup from France this year, and three of her winning team—F. J. Perry, G. P. Eughes, and H. G. N. Lee—together ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 1,389 words
  7. HANDLE FOREIGN TRADE

    The Associated Press understands that the head of the new foreign trade committee (Mr. G. Peek) contemplates organising a special corporation to ...

    Article : 98 words
  8. PAYMENT IN GOLD

    An important judgment, which may have a bearing on Australia, was delivered to-day when the House of Lords decided on an appeal that a clause ...

    Article : 335 words
  9. JAPANESE PLAN TO LIMIT EXPORTS

    Keen interest is being displayed here in a project foreshadowed by Japanese merchants in London, who propose the formation of an import guild to ...

    Article : 194 words
  10. USED HAND LOOM

    Again the Prince of Wales has demonstrated his deep interest in the industrial areas and their social and other activities. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 159 words
  11. THEFT OF TOBACCO

    Tobacco, cigarettes, and c[?]garette papers, of a total value of about £60, were stolen by th[?]eves who broke into the premises of the Brisbane Cash ...

    Article : 178 words
  12. WHAT WAR MEANS

    "It is the urgent and serious duty of all ex-service organisations to tell the present generation what war really means, for few realise or appreciate ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 351 words
  13. Old Rule Affirmed.

    Referring to the decision of the House of Lords that preference to stockholders in the Adelaide Electric Supply Company Limited who reside ...

    Article : 364 words
  14. NEW PAIRINGS AN EXPERIMENT

    "We were so heavily defeated in the first match that I think I would be unduly optimistic if I said we would win this match in Brisbane," said Mr. ...

    Article : 181 words
  15. LEFT £12,181

    Squadron Leader Bert Hinkler's estate is valued at £12,181, made up almost entirely of bank deposits and war bonds in Queensland. As there ...

    Article : 284 words
  16. BURRUM COUNCIL

    The dissolution of the Burrum Shire Council, and the election of a new council, is sought in a petition which is being prepared for presentation to ...

    Article : 167 words
  17. NARKUNDA LASHED BY GALE

    After encountering the worst weather the captain had experienced on the Australian coast, the R.M.S. Narkunda arrived at Hobart from Sydney at 3.30 ...

    Article : 232 words
  18. FRENCH WAR DEBT DEFAULT

    France, for the second time, formally defaulted in payment of the instalment of its war debts to-day. The French Ambassador, M. La Boulaye, ...

    Article : 125 words
  19. THERE IS A SANTA CLAUS!

    When they open their eyes on Christmas morning two prominent Brisbane business men will look upon the world with the happy knowledge ...

    Article : 186 words
  20. CHRISTENED WITH CHAMPAGNE

    The 10,000 ton cruiser Astoria was launched at the Puget Sound Navy yard to-day, and for the first time for 13 years a Government craft was ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 99 words
  21. Might Not Be Wise.

    "There can be no certainty that creditors will enforce this interpretation with regard to Australia's bonds," said Mr. B. H. Molesworth, M.A., ...

    Article : 161 words
  22. TWEED HEADS RESCUE

    [?]llan Haysom (24), theological student at St. Francis's College, Nundah, was courageously rescued from drowning yesterday afternoon by Mr. ...

    Article : 199 words
  23. WINDOW BROKEN AS PROTEST

    "I broke the window as a protest, because I had been refused rations for myself and four starving children," said Mrs. Annie Moyle, of Elder ...

    Article : 192 words
  24. CHILDREN FREEZE TO DEATH

    Fourteen children are known to have been killed and 80 injured when a train, which was leaving Posen station crashed into a stationary train. ...

    Article : 84 words
  25. CUTTING UP A STATION

    Lord Luke, presiding at a meeting of Bovril (Australian) Estates to-day, recalled the shock which the company received in June by the Federal ...

    Article : 200 words
  26. WOMAN FALLS 175 FEET

    Mrs. Sarah Evelyn Semlitzky (23); of Albert Street. St. Peters, fell from the Harbour Bridge yesterday morning, and died from her injuries. ...

    Article : 146 words
  27. Territory Expedition

    (From the "Sydney Morning Herald" expedition to the Northern Territory.— Published by special arrangement.) CHARLEVILLE, December 17. ...

    Article : 122 words
  28. WASHED OVERBOARD

    As the fishing launch Maple Leaf, in charge of Robert Jordan, was crossing the bar at Tweed Heads about 3.30 o'clock yesterday morning Jordan and ...

    Article : 74 words
  29. NAZI PROPAGANDA

    There are on sale Christmas cards which, printed in English, have been specially designed for patriotic Nazis to send to their friends in England. ...

    Article : 81 words
  30. MORE SUICIDES IN ENGLAND

    The suicide death rate in England and Wales last year was the highest on record, being 143 per million, compared with 129 per million in 1931, that ...

    Article : 55 words
  31. WILL NOT CHEAPEN BREAD

    A meeting of the Master [?] Association last night unanimously decided that there would be no change in the prices charged for bread ...

    Article : 50 words
  32. Mother's Surprise

    Mrs. Frances A. Hinkler, the mother of the late Squadron-Leader Hinkler, this evening expressed surprise that he had left such a sum of money. ...

    Article : 54 words
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