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  2. INDEX TO ADVERTISEMENTS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 140 words
  3. SUGAR FOR JAM-MAKING.

    Representatives of the principal jammaking factories of the city waited upon the Minister of Customs yesterday morning in respect to the question of allowing rebate ...

    Article : 660 words
  4. INTERSTATE CRICKET. NEW SOUTH WALES V. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    ADELAIDE, Tuesday.—The weather conditions were again favourable when the interstate cricket match between the New South Wales and South Australian teams ...

    Article : 403 words
  5. SUNDAY TRAINS. CABINET DECISION.

    On November 23, the Premier (Mr. Bent) received a deputation from clergymen and others to protest against the increase in the number of Sunday trains. Mr. Bent was ...

    Article : 75 words
  6. MAIL STEAMERS.

    Shipping companies are not allowed to load or unload steamers on Christmas Day. The Federal Government has gazetted Mondya, December 26, a public holiday, as ...

    Article : 516 words
  7. CHINESE LEGISLATION.

    The meeting convened bythe Lord Mayor of Melbourne (Councillor Pleasanee) in the Town-hall last night in favour of legislation to prevent the evasion of the Factories and ...

    Article : 2,880 words
  8. UNIVERSITY FUND. OVER £12,000 SUBSCRIBED.

    At the meeting of the executive committee of the University Fund a letter was received through the vice-chancellor (Sir Henry Wrixon) stating that Mr. F. S. ...

    Article : 471 words
  9. PERSONAL.

    Madame Melba, we are informed by cable, is suffering from an attack of bronchitis, and has been compelled to cancel her American engagements. She will spend the winter ...

    Article : 921 words
  10. CHURCH PROTEST.

    In the Assembly-hall, Collins-street, last night a public meeting convened by the joint public questions' committees of the Methodist and Presbyterian churches, was ...

    Article : 1,008 words
  11. OBSERVATORY WEATHER REPORT. GOVERNMENT ASTRONOMER'S FORECAST.

    Tuesday (6 p.m.).—Fine inland generally, Cloudy, misty in coastal districts. Winds between west and south, strong in eastern straits. Sea rather rough, but moderating rom westward. ...

    Article : 372 words
  12. THE OAKLEIGH SENSATION.

    Throughout yesterday strenuous efforts wore made by the detectives to discover the masked man who entered the premises of the English, Scottish, and Australian Bank ...

    Article : 714 words
  13. VICTORIA V. NEW SOUTH WALES.

    At a meeting of the V.C.A. selection committee held last evening the following team was selected to represent Victoria in the match commencing on the Melbourne ...

    Article : 158 words
  14. RIVER GAUGINGS.

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  15. UNDERGRADUATES COMMITTEE.

    Subscriptions can be sent to the hon. secretaries Sports Union, University, or at the University Club, Swanston-street. The list will close on January 1. Members of ...

    Article : 82 words
  16. A SCHOOL MATCH.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 232 words
  17. NEW THEATRE ROYAL.

    With great expedition the old Theatre Royal which stood since the previous theatre was burned in the early seventies, has been demolished, and a new theater has ...

    Article : 935 words
  18. NEW SOUTH WALES.

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.—A deputation from the Sydney Labour Council asked the Attorney-General to-day to pass through Parliament a short act, validating the industrial ...

    Article : 92 words
  19. THE RAINFALL. NEW SOUTH WALES.

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.—Following are official records of rainfall for 24 hours to 9 a.m. to-day:— Braidwood, 3 points, Cassilis, 1; Cobar, 2; C[?] lah, 5; Goulburn, 2; Gulgong, 12; Gunnedah, 17; ...

    Article : 132 words
  20. FATAL FIGHT AT NEWTOWN.

    Most conflicting evidence was given to-day at the inquest concerning the death of Daniel Ryan, who was killed at Newtown in a street light. Three men were present ...

    Article : 109 words
  21. QUEENSLAND.

    BRISBANE, Tuesday.—A thunderstorm, accompanied by a high wind and heavy rain, passed over Brisbane to-night,115 points being registered in about half an ...

    Article : 348 words
  22. THE WHEAT YIELD.

    Mr. Coghlan estimates the total yield of wheat at 16,121,000 bushels, an average of 10.2 bushels per acre, compared with 9.9 last year. He states that he will not be ...

    Article : 135 words
  23. LOCAL GOVERNMENT.

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.—The Local Government Bill laid before the Legislative Assembly to-night proposes to endow the local governing areas with an annual sum of ...

    Article : 362 words
  24. CONDUCT OF ELECTIONS.

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.—The Public Service Board has presented its report to the Legislative Assembly on the working of the electoral acts, and some important ...

    Article : 496 words
  25. TEACHERS' CONFERENCE.

    The annual conference in connection with the New South Wales Public School Teachers' Association, opened to-day. Mr. J. J. Callaghan, who presided, expressed the ...

    Article : 184 words
  26. KALGOORLIE MINING NEWS

    KALGOORLIE, Tuesday.—The directors of the GOLDEN POLE have declared a dividend (the fourth) of 6d. a share, payable on Januray 10, to all shareholders registered on the books of the ...

    Article : 326 words
  27. PRIVATE ADVICES.

    The following private advices have been received:— By Goldsbrought, Mort, and Co. Limited.—From Eremeran Station, Nymagee, N.S.W.—"50 points ...

    Article : 308 words
  28. NEW SOUTH WALES PARLIAMENT.

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.—In the Lemslative Council the Closer Settlement Bill was passed through all stages. The Legislativve Assembly sat all night. ...

    Article : 479 words
  29. THE SELF-CONFESSED MURDERER.

    As the police anticipated, the story of murder told by the man Campbell has proved to be a fabrication. It is very doubtful whether Campbell was ever in Newcastle ...

    Article : 61 words
  30. QUEENSLAND.

    BRISBANE, Tuesday.—One of the four kanakas recently arrested in connection with the murder of the man Parsons at Ingham has confessed to murdering Parsons. ...

    Article : 46 words
  31. TASMANIA.

    HOBART, Tuesday.—In the Supreme Court judgment was given this morning for the defendants, with costs, in the Ringarooma River silting case, Parker versus the ...

    Article : 127 words
  32. VICTORIAN SUNDAY-SCHOOL UNION.

    The follwoing are the results of the examination held 17th and 24th November:—Prize.—Annie Jane M'Conchie (Elsternwick east Presbyterian School). Passed with Credit (arranged in order ...

    Article : 351 words
  33. NEW ZEALAND HOTEL LAW.

    WELLINGTON, Tuesday.—The latest phase of the Licensing Act of last session is that the Wanganui magistrate is still of opinion that the bona-fide traveller has not ...

    Article : 122 words
  34. A MERICAN COMMERCIAL INTELLIGANCE.

    AUCKLAND, Tuesday.—The American commercial report to hand by the s.s. Sonoma, dated son Francisco November 30, contains the following particulars:— ...

    Article : 208 words
  35. WESTERN AUSTRALIA.

    PERTH, Tuesday.—To-day was the hottest in Perth for several years, the shade temperatue at noon being 108deg. A cool change set in early in the atternoon. ...

    Article : 98 words
  36. PHARMACY BOARD.

    The quarterly examinations under the Medical Act 1890, part III., were held at the College of Pharmacy, Melbourne, from December 1 to 16. Seventy-six candidates presented themselves for ...

    Article : 264 words
  37. FARMERS' LEAGUE.

    KONGWAK, Friday.—At the last meeting of the Kongwak branch of the Farmers', Producers', and Property-owners' League, the following resolutions were casrried:— ...

    Article : 125 words
  38. FOX IN A WHEAT-FIELD.

    FLINDERS, Tuesday.—A very singular occurrence took place whilst a crop was being cut at "The Grange." the property of Mr. D. M. Maxwell, a few days ago. Just ...

    Article : 124 words
  39. LATE SPORTING NEWS.

    Maiden Plate. 10 sovs. Five [?]urlongs. Hurdle Race, 15 sovs. [?] miles. Trial Handicap, 10 sovs. [?] [?]longs. New Year's Handicap, 25 sovs. One and a quarter ...

    Article : 76 words
  40. FIRES IN THE COUNTRY.

    HORSHAM.—On Sunday a but on the property of Mr. James Feery, of Dart Dart, was discovered by a passer-by to be on fire. The alarm having been given, Mr. Feery, with others, succeded in ...

    Article : 156 words
  41. SWIMMING.

    BRISBANE, Tuesday.—The first of the [?] [?] ming races for the purpose of selecting Quee[?] land's representatives for the for[?] [?] tralasian championships were heid at the ...

    Article : 80 words
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