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  2. The Seamen's Strike

    Mr. Dunleavy, of the State Department of Labour and industry, visited the office of the Sydney branch of the Seamen's Union to-day, and interviewed ...

    Article : 303 words
  3. Advertising

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    Advertising : 964 words
  4. PAY IN THE NAVY

    Requests that the Minister for Navy (Mr. Poynton) should make separation allowances payable to the dependents of the navy available from the date on ...

    Article : 211 words
  5. State Elections

    The following question, framed by the Launceston branch of the Australian League of Loyalty, has been forwarded to all candidates at present ...

    Article : 365 words
  6. Peace Treaty

    A Vancouver message, dated May 21, 8 a.m., says that the Berlin Cabinet announces that Germany re fuses to sign the peace treaty, on the ground that the terms involve economic destruction, political dishonour, and moral degradation. ...

    Article : 45 words
  7. WEEK'S EXTENSION OF TIME.

    Another cablegram from Vancouver, timed May 21, 4 p.m., says that a Paris message Intimates that a week's extension his over granted for the German reply to the peace terms. ...

    Article : 38 words
  8. TASMANIAN TROOPS STRANDED.

    Tasmanian troops re stranded in Melbourne as a result of the holding up of the steamer Loongana They number 300. Some 50 left for Burnie and ...

    Article : 59 words
  9. UNCERTAINTY OF GERMANY'S ATTITUDE.

    General Pershing's visit to London on Thursday has been postponed owing to the uncertainty of Germany's attitude, which also necessitates the postponement of the American troops' match in London. ...

    Article : 38 words
  10. COMPULSORY CONFERENCE.

    The following representatives of the employers and employees have been summoned by the President of the Arbitration Court to attend the compulsory ...

    Article : 207 words
  11. AVIATION

    Captain Bennett and Captain Alicott, new entrants in the trans-Atlantic flight, have arrived at St. John's (Newfound land), seeking sites for machines. They ...

    Article : 42 words
  12. Influenza

    There were 80 admissions to hospital today, and 77 discharges. The patients remaining in hospital now number 1088. The deaths reported by the ...

    Article : 52 words
  13. PROCEEDS OF HOUSE

    In the County Court to-day Esther Elizabeth Spicer claimed from her daughter, Minnie Elizabeth Sheppard, the sum of £42, balance of money lent and ...

    Article : 101 words
  14. FLIGHT ABANDONED.

    Lieutenant Pickles, when interviewed, stated that his wife had persuaded him to abandon the Atlantic light in the interests of their infant son, owing to ...

    Article : 30 words
  15. Most Satisfactory in Sydney

    The influenza position in most satisfactory. Two deaths occurred in the city and one in the country. Some 59 fresh cases were admitted to the ...

    Article : 43 words
  16. INDIAN CASE

    The Indians' case was presented at Paris by delegates, with Mr. Montagu and Muharajah of Bikanir as introducers. ...

    Article : 24 words
  17. SOUTH AUSTRALIAN FINANCE

    The state revenue for the March quarter totalled £1,349,182, a net increase of £31,918 on the sum received for the corresponding three months last year. ...

    Article : 39 words
  18. PAYMENTS BY ENEMY

    In the House of Commons Mr. Chamberlain declared that Germany had paid Great Britain £6,000,000 sterling for food, and also in advances towards ...

    Article : 33 words
  19. The Queensland Position

    Further cases of influenza were admitted to the hospitals to-day. Two deaths occurred during the day. Twelve patients are dangerously ill and 40 ...

    Article : 50 words
  20. SUCCESS BY TERRORISM.

    For the moment the terrorist party of the wharf labourers has succeeded. Out of a union with a membership of 1000 only one loyalist to-day presented ...

    Article : 320 words
  21. NEW ZEALAND DEFAULTERS

    Under the Expeditionary Forces Act the Minister of Defence publishes a long list of military defaulters who have been deprived of civil rights for ten ...

    Article : 51 words
  22. SHIPPING LOSSES

    The Ministry of Shipping announces by enemy action Were as follows:—Great Britain, 2197 ships. 7,638,020 tons; France, 237 ships, 696,845 tons, Italy, 230 ...

    Article : 56 words
  23. HON. J. A. LYONS.

    Hon. J. A Lyons, leader of the Labour party, held his postponed meeting at the Mechanics' Hall last night. There was a good attendance, over which Hon, J. ...

    Article : 1,235 words
  24. 20 VESSELS IDLE.

    Two more interstate steamers—the Westralia and Wyandra—have been affected by the strike. The steamers now held up in port number 20, ...

    Article : 108 words
  25. South Australian Figures

    At the Exhibition Isolation Hospital are 77 influenza patients, three of whom are dangerously ill, and 29 serious. Two deaths occurred. At Port ...

    Article : 46 words
  26. MEAT IN NEW ZEALAND

    It is estimated that 6,300,000 carcases of meat are in the dominion, for which chirping space is unprovided. The ships in sight for June loading are only able ...

    Article : 38 words
  27. DEFENCE OF PETROGRAD

    A Stockholm paper states that the offensive against Petrograd is progressing. The Finnish and Esthonian troops are converging on Petrograd, and the ...

    Article : 73 words
  28. Address by Chief Health Officer

    Dr. Clarke, the Acting Chief Health Officer, addressed the Municipal Association Conference to-day on influenza, which its said was a peculiar disease, in ...

    Article : 431 words
  29. BELLERIVE RIFLE RANGE

    In the Supreme Court to-day Mr. Justice Crisp gave his reserved decision in the matter of the claim of Seal and Seager, I.S.O., as trustees of the ...

    Article : 168 words
  30. POSITION IN QUEENSLAND.

    The Acting Premier is in communication with Mr. Watt asking him to allow the Queensland Government to charter cargo vessels for the purpose of relieving ...

    Article : 133 words
  31. COST OF THE WAR

    Mr. Austin Chamberlain explained in the House of Commons that the net cost of the war to Great Britain, excluding normal peace expenditure, and loans to ...

    Article : 43 words
  32. VICTORIAN CONVERSION LOAN

    The Victorian prospectus offers holders of maturing 4 per cents. an equal amount in new stock. Hon. W. H. McPherson. Treasurer of Victoria, when ...

    Article : 66 words
  33. TASMANIAN SERVICES.

    At last nights meeting of the Launceston Chamber of Commerce, the following resolution was received from the Hobart chamber, which advised that it had ...

    Article : 284 words
  34. "BEING CRUCIFIED."

    A sub-committee appointed by the Trades Hall Disputes Committee has prepared an official statement of the case for the wharf labourers. This ...

    Article : 337 words
  35. PRACTICE COURT.

    In the Practice Court to-day Mr. Horace Walch made an application, on behalf of the public trustee, for the approval of the court to the payment ...

    Article : 186 words
  36. DANZIG INCIDENT

    A Berlin wireless message states that Herr Scheidemann sent proclamation to Danzig, stating:—"We will fight to the uttermost against parting with ...

    Article : 58 words
  37. THE PRIME MINISTER

    After consultation with trip Air Board, Mr. Hughes decided to omit Alexandria as a forced landing place on the flight to Australia. Mr. Hughes has deferred his ...

    Article : 110 words
  38. FIGHTING IN HOTEL

    At Supreme Court to-day the Chief Justice gave his reserved decision regard to the appeal by way of moving for, an order nisi of George Whitmore, ...

    Article : 133 words
  39. STEAMER STRIKES BOTTOM

    Late last night advice was received from Dunedin that the steamer Westmorland, which was on her way from the Bluff to Wellington, struck the ...

    Article : 71 words
  40. ANGLO-AMERICAN CLAIMS

    A settlement of the Anglo American claims and war operations did not take into consideration the United States payments to Great Britain, or British ...

    Article : 42 words
  41. ENORMOUS LOOT

    It has been officially stated at Simla that stories are being spread on the frontier as to the enormous loot obtained by the Mohmands and Shinwaris ...

    Article : 133 words
  42. CHEMICAL SCHOOL

    The British Oil companies have contributed 200,000 guineas to endow a chemical school at Cambridge. ...

    Article : 18 words
  43. AN ILLEGAL BET

    At the Police Court, New Town, to-day Cloud Crosby Johnston was fined £20 and costs on a charge of having unlawfully made a bet at the Risdon Park ...

    Article : 93 words
  44. 7700 TONS OF CARGO ON BOATS.

    Theer seems to be a pretty definite understanding among the unionists to refuse work at the bureau, and to-day though 600 men were required, none ...

    Article : 56 words
  45. ANZAC DAY

    The postponed celebration of Anzac Day was held to-day. A memorial service at the Town Hall was preceded by a procession of returned soldiers, and ...

    Article : 82 words
  46. NO CONFIRMATION

    There is no confirmation of the report that the United State has withdrawn all its troops from the Rhine. ...

    Article : 21 words
  47. HEAL THE CUTS AND SORES.

    Never neglect a cur or a sore, it may get worse and cause trouble. The application of Douglas' Ointment, healer, will prevent all risks, and heal up a ...

    Article : 60 words
  48. NO RESTRICTION ON COAL.

    The Central Coal Board has decided to take no action in regard to restricting the use of gas and electric supply, pending the result of he compulsory ...

    Article : 134 words
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