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  2. SOUTH AFRICA. CAPE FORCES TO BE INCREASED.

    It is proposed to increase the number of the Cape Mounted Rifles to 1,000 men, and the police force by 500 men. At Pretoria the fortification of the town ...

    Article : 54 words
  3. THE GRECO-TURKISH WAR. CONTINUED TURKISH SUCCESSES.

    The successes gained by the Ottoman forces in the war with Greece have excited much enthusiasm among the Turks, and the Porte is making strong efforts to ...

    Article : 149 words
  4. THE QUEEN'S MEMORIAL. FEVER HOSPITAL.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 99 words
  5. CARDINAL MORAN'S SILVER EPISCOPATE.

    Cardinal Moran, who was consecrated Bishop of Ossory in 1872, celebrated the 25th year of his episcopacy to-day. A great congregation assembled at St. Mary's ...

    Article : 500 words
  6. THE MINISTER OF MINES AT FOSTER. A BUDGET PREDICTION.

    A wave of excitement swept over the thriving township of Foster on Saturday,nidtj when a trolly have in sight from Fish Creck hearing a Parliamentary party, whichi ...

    Article : 1,396 words
  7. THE QUEEN'S REIGN.

    H.R.H. the Princess of Wales has appealed to the public to contribute to a fund towards providing a week's dinners for the poorest residents of the London slums in ...

    Article : 352 words
  8. The Argus.

    The financial statement which Mr. Reid has delivered in New South Wales has, we are told, relieved the public mind of a load. The community, it ...

    Article : 6,851 words
  9. , THE DROUGHT. PRAYERS FOR RAIN.

    In accordance with the proclamation of the Governor in Council, yesterday was regarded as a day of humiliaraili ition throughout the colony, and prayers for rain weref ...

    Article : 304 words
  10. THE CAPE ASSEMBLY.

    In the Cape House of Assembly a vote of want of confidence in the Sprigg Ministry, proposed by Mr. J. X. Merriman, formerly a Minister of the Crown, has been defeated ...

    Article : 54 words
  11. "THE ARGUS" FUND.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 48 words
  12. THE FETE AT THE EXHIBITION.

    The United Sunday-schools Union havinging thought that there were points of difference between them and the executive committeettee of the Exhibition fete, had withdrawn mu from ...

    Article : 204 words
  13. THE CAPE REVENUE.

    The revenue of Cape Colony for the past year shows a surplus of £500,000. The Government intends to expend this amount on measures for preventing the ...

    Article : 45 words
  14. COLLINS-STREET BAPU-TIST CHUR.

    tl the oullin- street Baptist Curnch, the usual services were given in the morning and evening, and on both occasions prayersrb were offered up for rain. The ie.W 1 ...

    Article : 48 words
  15. SCOTS CHURCH.

    Prayers ains for were offered ane!ed it t-he morn ing and evening services at Scots Churchn eli yesterday. The Rev. D. Marshall took for his text in the morning t ino.run.ie"After Matt vi, Vtur ...

    Article : 658 words
  16. BATTLE AT VELESTINO.

    It is reported at Athens that a big battle has been fought at Velestino between the Greeks and the Turks. Velestino, on which the Turks were ...

    Article : 143 words
  17. MR. TAVERNER IN SYDNEY.

    Mr. Taverner, the Minister of Agriculture of Victoria, had a long interview with the Minister of Agriculture yesterday, during which he discussed the whole question of ...

    Article : 366 words
  18. THE RAID COMMITTEE.

    The Select Committee appointed by the House of Commons to inquire into the Jameson raid on the Transvaal, and cognate questions, sat again to-day. ...

    Article : 89 words
  19. FEDERAL EXPENSES.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 161 words
  20. THE MAY DAY DEMONSTRATION.

    Melbourne's "May Day" celebration was held yesterday. The "people's procession" was to start from the Burke and Wills monument, and early in the afternoon ...

    Article : 424 words
  21. ACTION BY LORD SALISBURY.

    The Marquis of Salisbury has proposed that a conference of the powers be held in Paris to discuss the present position of affairs in Eastern Europe. ...

    Article : 38 words
  22. THE QUEEN.

    Her Majesty the Queen, who is returning from Cimiez, near Nice, in the south o[?] France, where she has been staying for the last seven weeks, left Cherbourg to-day for ...

    Article : 42 words
  23. THE SITUATION AT ATHENS.

    In Athens the hostility to the members of the Royal family, who are considered to have grossly mismanaged the war, is intense, and is being displayed in a ...

    Article : 149 words
  24. GREEK REVERSES IN EPIRUS.

    Ghazi Osman Pasha is proceeding to Janina, the chief town in Epirus, with Turkish reinforcements, numbering 30,000 men. ...

    Article : 68 words
  25. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    Mr. Justice Way, of South Australia, who has been appointed on the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council, has received a summons to attend at Windsor ...

    Article : 342 words
  26. WESTERN AUSTRALIA.

    The following additional i.il used re-pobcil eturns are announced:—Nelson—Sir J. G.. Lee Steere; Wellington—H. W. Venn (both Ministerialists). Total to date, 15, all ...

    Article : 32 words
  27. GNFFEX'S AUSTRAIAN' ENEVEX.

    A return match against the combined West Australian an tew aommenced cmnmented on the Perth Cricket Association ground yesterday, Giffen's Eleven trying conclusions ...

    Article : 95 words
  28. NEW SOUTH WALES.

    The United States Government intends to present Captain Wilson, of the steamer Fif[?]shire, with a gold watch and chain, Chief-officer Ross with a pair of binoculars, ...

    Article : 298 words
  29. TURKISH DISCIPLINE.

    The German officers who have been attached to the Turkish army under Edhem Pasha have made a remarkable statement respecting the efficiency of the Ottoman ...

    Article : 65 words
  30. FATALITY AT SEA.

    An accident involving the loss of one life and imperilling several others, happened during the voyage of the Danish barque Thor, which arrived here yesterday with a ...

    Article : 306 words
  31. BOURKE-STREET SYNAGOGUE.

    "And I will give the rains of your land in its due season" wa is the texwichuhormnned the subject of the sermon preached by the Rev. Dr. J. Abrrahams, M.A., at the ...

    Article : 506 words
  32. THE NEW MINISTRY.

    M. Delyanni, the late Premier, who was dismissed by King George because he refused to resign, has promised to support his successor, M. Ralli, as long as the Turks ...

    Article : 48 words
  33. THE GOLD-FIELDS.

    The Kalgoorile Limited main shaft is down to the 200ft. level, and a start has been made to crosscut for the lode, which has been followed down this depth in the ...

    Article : 273 words
  34. THE "DAILY CHRONICLE" FUND.

    The fund started by the "Daily Chronicle" a few days ago for the relief of the Greek soldiers wounded in the war amounts to £6,000. ...

    Article : 36 words
  35. THE GREEK NATIONAL LEAGUE.

    Notwithstanding the disasters sustained by the Greek arms at every point on the frontier, the Greek National League is encouraging the continued prosecution of ...

    Article : 63 words
  36. AUSTRALIAN PRODUCE.

    The best South Australian apples by the R.M.S. Ormuz have sold at from 11/ to 12/. per case. ...

    Article : 33 words
  37. GERMAN WAR-SHIP NEAR PIR[?]EUS.

    The German war-ship Kaiserin Augusta, which has lately been in Cretan waters, has arrived at Phalerum, near Piræus, the port of Athens, for the purpose of protecting ...

    Article : 76 words
  38. HOSPITAL SATURDAY.

    Hospital Saturday was observed yesterday with the utmost enthusiasm. About 1,200 lady collectors, stationed at every street corner in the city and suburs, ...

    Article : 71 words
  39. THE ANTWERP WOOL SALES.

    The Antwerp wool sales closed yesterday[?] Of 5,[?]5 bales offered 1,832 were sold, and of 481 bales of Australian offered 56 were sold. Prices showed no change. ...

    Article : 103 words
  40. OPERATIONS IN THESSALY.

    The statement by the "Standard's" correspondent at the seat of war, that on Thursday night the Turkish forces attacked Phersala, the chief position in the second ...

    Article : 309 words
  41. THE BUTLER TRIAL.

    Butler having informed the Attorney-General that he is without funds to defend himself, the usual practice in capital cases has been followed of assigning counsel. Mr. ...

    Article : 94 words
  42. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    The R.M.S. Ocean, from London, arrived at 1 o'clock p.m. to-day, and reported that there had been a few cases of chicken-pox amongst the crew, which were passed by ...

    Article : 170 words
  43. FURIOUS DRIVING IN THE CITY.

    Constable M[?]L[?] narrowly escaped serious injury last evening while regulating the traffic at the intersection of Flinders and Swanston streets. He sought to ...

    Article : 212 words
  44. NEUTRALITY OF THE BALKAN STATES.

    Russia and Austria have sent identical notes to Servia and Bulgaria expressing their gratiliention that the two states have remained neutral during the war. ...

    Article : 42 words
  45. A DEPUTATION AT KORUMBURRA.

    Mr. Foster, Minister of Mines, acca-tom panied by Mr. Masison M.I. L.A, arrived here last night. Mr. Foster was interviewed this morning by Messrs. Allan and Garrett ...

    Article : 233 words
  46. TRAMWAY TRAFFIC.

    The traffic returns of the Melbourne Tramway and Omnibus Company Limited for the month of April have been issued. They show that the number of passengers ...

    Article : 172 words
  47. UNIVERSITY COMMEMORATION.

    The forty-sixth annual commemoration of the Sydney University was held yesterday in the town-hall, and was a brilliant function. The prohibition of last year ...

    Article : 238 words
  48. TASMANIA.

    The members of the Victorian Railways Standing Committee visited Scottsdale by special train on Saturday. They speak in terms of approval of the 3ft. 6in. gauge, ...

    Article : 290 words
  49. LAW NOTICESS (This Day).

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 310 words
  50. FINANCIAL TELEGRAMS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 40 words
  51. THE INDIAN FAMINE. THE MAYOR'S FUND.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 53 words
  52. COMMERCIAL TELEGRAMS

    Tin Statistics.—The total stocks, including stocks in America and quantity afloat, amount to 31,540 tons. The quantity of Starits and Australian afloat is 2,000 tons. ...

    Article : 119 words
  53. KANDY KOOLA COUPONS.

    Ask your grocer froiar Kor o "HALDY KOOTA" Tea and aiffceltec Co.pon- Twelve prizes every week, and each coupon has 624 chancesie during one year of securing a prize. ...

    Article : 57 words
  54. "THE ARGUS" RELIEF FUND.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 71 words
  55. MAIL STEAMERS.

    R.M.S. Arcadia arrived at Plymouth on April 30. ...

    Article : 16 words
  56. NESTLE'S SWISS MILK.

    THE MOST RELIABLE AND WHOLESOME. An opened tin of Nestle's Swiss Milk, if kept in a cool place, will keep perfectly sweet for several days. ...

    Article : 37 words
  57. THE KARA KARA ELECTION.

    The writ for the election of a member to represent Kara Kara in the Legislative Assembly, in the place of Mr. A. Anderson, deceased, was issued on Thursday last. The ...

    Article : 55 words
  58. WALLACH'S ESTATE SALE.

    The Balance of Stocks has now been Re-markedcei at Further Reduced Prices, and will be offered to the public at 10 a. m. this day. Warehouses—232 to 244 Elizabeth-st.—[Advt.] ...

    Article : 40 words
  59. SPECIAL OIA  FOR LADIES.

    To-day odnv udingm ihr the week we will offer a manufacturer's stock of Saumpeiress Ornaments, purchased by us at a discount of 50 per cent. They comprise all the newest eat ...

    Article : 70 words
  60. WATCHES, JEWELLERY, CLOCKS, &c.

    Twenty per cent. Cash Discount, for one month only, prior to extensive alterations to premises. T. GAUNT and Co., CORNER ROYAL ARCADE and BOURKE. ...

    Article : 22 words
  61. GOUT.

    To promptly cure gout sufferers should eliminate the urates from the system by taking Bishop's Citrate of Lithia. It is strongly recommended by the "Lancet" and "British Medical Journal." of ...

    Article : 45 words
  62. WALLACH'S ESTATE SALE.

    The Balance of Stocks has now been Re-marked at Further Retuced Prices, and will be offered to the public at 10 a.m. this day. Warehouse—232 to 244 Elizabeth-at.—[Advt.] ...

    Article : 33 words
  63. MAIN-TOP NAVY CUT TOBACCO.

    Main-Top Navy Cut, medium strength. Main Top Navy Cut, full strength. 20[?]. and 40[?]. air-tight tin[?] All Tobacconists.—[Advt.] ...

    Article : 23 words
  64. FOOD FOR THE MIND.

    The retail, wholesale, half-price, and second-hand dapartments of Colo's Book Arcade, Melbourne, contain the largest and most varied assortment of books, we believe, in any trading ...

    Article : 13 words
  65. DON'T LOOK OLD.

    With advancing years greyness increases. Stoptop this with LOCKYER'S SULPHUR HAIR RESTORER, which darkens to the former colour and preserves the appearance.—[Advt.]l ...

    Article : 29 words
  66. THE HABIT OF HEALTH.

    The constant use of Pears' Soap.— [Advt.] ...

    Article : 14 words
  67. CADBURY'S COCOA.

    "Of the highest degrea ofri yun—."-I "Health."—[Advt.] ...

    Article : 9 words
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