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  2. THE GREAT WAR.

    The figures testify with simple eloquence to the intense patriotic fervour spontaneously engendered and quickly developed in the isolated community of the west ...

    Article : 2,156 words
  3. MEMORABLE EVENTS OF THE WAR.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 1,307 words
  4. INDUSTRIAL STRIFE.

    A public meeting was held in Hannan-street on Saturday night, when various speakers placed before the audience the men's attitude with regard to the woodline ...

    Article : 309 words
  5. THE SEAMEN'S STRIKE.

    The conference of land and sea transport union, coal miners, and engine-drivers will be held in Melbourne to-morrow or on Tuesday to consider the strike position ...

    Article : 177 words
  6. A CITY FIRE.

    In the early hours of yesterday morning while the city slumbered after the previous day's celebrations, only the well-directed exertions of the Central Fire Brigade staff ...

    Article : 1,024 words
  7. INFLAMMATORY SPEECHES.

    Inflammatory speeches were delivered in the Socialists' Hall on Friday night, when several speakers addressed a large audience with regard to the fine of £100 imposed ...

    Article : 534 words
  8. "DIRECT ACTION."

    Mr. Arthur Henderson (the ex-Labour Legislator) condemns "direct action." which, he declares, inolves the abrogation of Parliamentary government and establishes a ...

    Article : 40 words
  9. ENGLISH RAILWAY STRIKE.

    The strike on the North-Eastern railway has practically isolated Newcastle-on-Tyne and other north-eastern towns. Much food is perishing. The National Excutive ...

    Article : 113 words
  10. ENTERTAINMENTS.

    The last performance of the current bill in the Queen's Hall will be given to-night. To-morrow (Tuesday) another entire change will be submitted, introducing several ...

    Article : 621 words
  11. FRENCH STRIKE "CALLED OFF."

    The Paris correspondent of the United Press Association (U.S.A.) reports that the French labour leaders have "called off the general strike which was scheduled for July ...

    Article : 34 words
  12. WAR DECORATIONS.

    From time to time in the course of the war the Sovereign instituted a number of new naval, military, and air force decorations for conferment on those engaged in ...

    Article : 1,697 words
  13. SOCIAL NOTES.

    Mr. Chas. C. Moore gave a very enjoyable dance to the members of the firm to celebrate the signing of peace, which took place in St. George's Hall on Saturday ...

    Article : 823 words
  14. VICTORIAN RAILWAY WORKERS.

    The members of the council of the Victorian Railways Union met on Friday night, when a long discussion regarding the strike took place. It was decided to defer ...

    Article : 62 words
  15. AIR FORCE DECORATIONS.

    The Distinguished Flying Cross was instituted by King George V. on June 3, 1918. This decoration is awarded to officers and warrant officers for acts of ...

    Article : 197 words
  16. ADELAIDE TRAMWAY EMPLOYEES.

    A large and enthusiastic meeting of the South Australian branch of the Australian Tramway Employees' Association was held in the Trades Hall to-day, when some ...

    Article : 201 words
  17. OUR WAR CONTRIBUTIONS.

    If the sacrifice of life, limb, and health be the supreme test of the nobility hidden under rather than expressed by, the hackneyed term "patriotism," and if the voluntary ...

    Article : 1,344 words
  18. RETURNING SOLDIERS.

    Port Darwin, left Capetown on July 3. Due Melbourne July 24. Fort Lyttelton, left Capetown for Melbourne direct on July 11. ...

    Article : 155 words
  19. ORDER OF PRECEDENCE.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 294 words
  20. THE INSURANCE INSTITUTE OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA.

    A meeting of the Insurance Institute was held at Viking House on Tuesday, when the president (Mr. H. J. Maynard) presided over a large attendance. Messrs. ...

    Article : 381 words
  21. PROPOSED BUTTER FACTORY.

    A further conference under the auspices of the Chamber of Commerce took place at the Town Hall on Friday night to give consideration to a proposal for the ...

    Article : 183 words
  22. THE WEATHER.

    As anticipated, rain set in on the coast during Friday evening, and continued throughout the night, a registration of 92 points being measured at the Observatory ...

    Article : 186 words
  23. ILLNESS OF MR. WATT.

    The Acting Prime Minister (Mr. Watt) was admitted to a private hospital on Friday after being confined to his bed at home for several days. He is suffering ...

    Article : 119 words
  24. Advertising

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    Advertising : 447 words
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