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  2. LOST PROPERTY.

    The carelessness of the travelling public is evidenced by the long lists of lost and unclaimed property which are drawn up by the State Railway Department preparatory ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 1,012 words
  3. WHEAT DISTRICTS.

    Bowgada, Oct. 24.—The weather continues to be unsettled and mornings are cold and heavy, so that stripping can be done for half a day only. The merchants ...

    Article : 556 words
  4. HISTORY OF GOLD.

    Now that Western Australia is celebrating its Centenary, with a population of over 400,000, and it has become mainly an, agricultural and pastoral State, ...

    Article : 533 words
  5. LAND BOARD.

    The Land Board will sit at Perth on November 11, at Northam on November 12. Southern Gross on November 13, Merredin on November 14, Narrogin on ...

    Article : 108 words
  6. AIR MAIL COVERS.

    Reproduced on another page are two interesting air mail covers, the first being an autographed cover carried between Forrest and Ceduna on the first of the ...

    Article : 274 words
  7. Advertising

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    Advertising : 1,267 words
  8. MUSEUM SPECIMENS.

    Several specimens secured during the recent voyage of the trawler Bonthorpe to the south coast of Western Australia have been presented to the Perth Museum ...

    Article : 297 words
  9. MAIN ROADS BOARD.

    The following tenders have been accepted by the Main Roads Board.—T. W. Eagling, Pickering Brook, Northam Road Board District—Midland Junction-Meredin-road (Clackline-Northam ...

    Article : 349 words
  10. TRANSPORT OF TOMATOES.

    Difficulties confronting growers of tomatoes in Carnarvon were explained by a Fremantle merchant yesterday. Because tomatoes ready for shipment often ...

    Article : 124 words
  11. NEW TELEPHONE LINE.

    The recent agitation for a telephone line between Norseman and Salmon Gums has resulted in the installation of a trunk line between the two towns, in ...

    Article : 136 words
  12. COLLECTING ECHINODERMS.

    Accompanied by Mr. E. W. Bennett, of the Biological. Department of the University of Western Australia. Professor Hubert Lyman Clark, of the Museum of ...

    Article : 257 words
  13. AUSTRALIAN WILDFLOWERS.

    An attractive illustrated booklet entitled "Wildflowers of Australia," has been issued by the Shell Company of Australia. Seven full-page coloured plates ...

    Article : 235 words
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    The trophy for general efficiency donated by the State executive of the Returned Soldiers' League, which will be presented to the 28th Battalion ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 64 words
  15. COURT CASE SEQUEL.

    Two writs, each claiming damages for alleged assault, false imprisonment, and malicious prosecution, have been served on G. A. Molyneux, master of the ...

    Article : 153 words
  16. BLIND SOLDIERS.

    Commencing on Tuesday next there will be u conference of Australian blinded soldiers in the Returned Soldiers' Institute. Queensland Victoria, South Australia and ...

    Article : 172 words
  17. AN ALBANY SOUVENIR.

    A copy of the summer number of the Albany "Advertiser," which is in magazine form, has been received from the publishers. With a foreword by the Mayor ...

    Article : 118 words
  18. MUSIC EXAMINATIONS.

    Sir,—We were very interested in your article of October 16 on "Music and the Centenary," and particularly in your remarks on the "sordid spirit of ...

    Article : 570 words
  19. GENERAL NEWS.

    The Ladies' Kennel Club will hold a championship show, in St. George's Hall today. Ex-councillor Lyall Hall announces that ...

    Article : 380 words
  20. NATIVE LABOUR IN MINES.

    Sir,—In your issue of today, reporting the proceedings of Parliament, your reporter inadvertently attributed to me the statement that I favoured the employment ...

    Article : 428 words
  21. PUZZLE CORNER.

    Three men, Alfred. Ben and Charles, arrange, to mow a circular meadow containing nine acres. Alfred is to receive £3. Ben £4. and Charles £5 for his work. ...

    Article : 45 words
  22. NEW SETTLERS.

    The following is a list of new settlers due to arrive at Fremantle by the Oxford next Tuesday:—Nominated, Beyer. Chas. A., wife and daughter: Boulter, Robt.: Calvert, Ronald G.: Curtis. Miss ...

    Article : 132 words
  23. HALE SCHOOL.

    Sir,—In the debate on the Bill to introduce a change of name of the High School to Hale School. Mr. Davy stated that what I said in my letter to the diocesan ...

    Article : 263 words
  24. EXCHANGES.

    In the two lines of letters below take four from the bottom line and four from the top line. Into the vacant spaces in the top line place, the letters taken from ...

    Article : 106 words
  25. FRUIT EXPORT TRADE.

    Sir,—In "The West Australian" of October 21. Mr. I. Shenkin, one of the largest fruit retailers of Glasgow, when commencing on Australian apples said that West ...

    Article : 249 words
  26. REDUCTION.

    A map is reduced from three inches to the mile to two inches to the mile. What is the percentage decrease in its area? ...

    Article : 25 words
  27. A QUESTION OF TIME.

    The difference between the interest on two sums, £700 and £800. for the same time at 6 per cent. was £84. What was time the transactions took? ...

    Article : 35 words
  28. COMPULSORY TRAINING.

    Sir,—As the father of three sons who have gone through compulsory military training. I would like to pen a few words. Some time ago. Mr. Scullin, the Prime ...

    Article : 99 words
  29. Last Week's Solutions.

    (1) Lime, mile; (2) Oman, moan; (3) Sear, earn; (4) Gear, rage: (5) Fate, feat; (6) emit, mite; (7) Line, nile; (8) live, evil; (9) Over rove: (10) Ware wear. The ...

    Article : 118 words
  30. Advertising

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    Advertising : 22 words
  31. Advertising

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    Advertising : 8 words
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