Articles from page 8: Previous page Next page

  1. Please wait. Loading browse data... loading
  2. INDEX TO ADVERTISEMENTS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 189 words
  3. PASTORAL PROSPECTS.

    The rain which fell last week has improved the prospects in several country districts. There are now very few movements in starving stock. The following ...

    Article : 639 words
  4. WIRE NETTING. AN INVOLVED POSITION.

    In its desire to give effect to the "preferential" resolution of the state Parliament in connection with the tenders for the supply of wire netting, the state Ministry has ...

    Article : 399 words
  5. MURDEROUS ISLANDERS.

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.—The planters and traders in the Solomon Islands complain bitterly of the inadequate protection afforded them against murderous attacks by native ...

    Article : 568 words
  6. COLD WEATHER. FURTHER RAIN.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 1,102 words
  7. SQUIRES AND BURNS.

    Squires, the Australian champion boxer, has signed an agreement to meet Burns, who has already defeated him in America and in Paris, in Sydney, and also to meet ...

    Article : 92 words
  8. FEDERAL OLD-AGE PENSIONS.

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.—Mr. Reid has been in communication with the state Premier in regard to statement by the latter that the Premiers Conference consented ...

    Article : 273 words
  9. MELBOURNE WATER SUPPLY. STATE ASSISTANCE.

    Further references have been made in communications between the Minister for Water Supply (Mr. Swinburne) and the Metropolitan Board of Works to proposals ...

    Article : 154 words
  10. KAID MACLEAN.

    Kaid Sir Harry Maclean, who was captured by the brigand chief Raisuli in Morocco and held for ransom for several months, has arrived in London. ...

    Article : 119 words
  11. PROPOSED ACHERON DIVERSION.

    The Minister of Water Supply (Mr. Swinburne) intends to give further consideration to the proposal made by the Metropolitan Board of Works that water from ...

    Article : 194 words
  12. FRACAS AT SOUTH MELBOURNE

    A disturbance which occurred in York-street, South Melbourne, at half-past 10 O'clock last night, assumed an aspect so serious that the constable on duty drew ...

    Article : 379 words
  13. THE FALL OF SNOW.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 588 words
  14. PROHIBITED IMMIGRANT.

    BALLARAT, Tuesday.—Eleven years of age, and industriously studying the mysteries of "learning English," Jimmy Ah Can was arrested at Gordons to-day by ...

    Article : 308 words
  15. FINANCIAL TELEGRAMS. SILVER.

    Bar silver was quoted yesterday at 25?d. per ounce standard, a rise of 1-16d. since the previous day. ...

    Article : 25 words
  16. NEW TENDERS.

    At the meeting of the state Cabinet, held yesterday afternoon, it was decided to call for fresh tenders for thes supply of wire-netting for distribution to farmers through the ...

    Article : 91 words
  17. MINING SHARES.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 43 words
  18. O'SHANNESSY RIVER SCHEME.

    It is recognised by the Board of Works that the O'Shannessy River scheme of augmenting Melbroune's supply of water will have to be carried out sooner or later. ...

    Article : 351 words
  19. COMMERCIAL TELEGRAMS

    Wheat and flour.—The quantity of wheat and flour afloat for the United Kingdom is estimated at 2,490,000 quarters, against 2,740,000 quarters a weed ago and 2,800,000 ...

    Article : 373 words
  20. CASUALTIES AND FATALITIES. THROWN FROM BUGGY.

    Herman Kirschnabel, a resident of Lawes-street, Hawthorn, was thrown from his buggy in Flinders-street yesterday afternoon, and sustained severe head injuries and ...

    Article : 109 words
  21. A.N.A, EXHIBITION.

    At Monday night's meeting of the Williamstown branch, A.N.A., one of the delegates (Mr. D. W. Tuckey) to the metropolitan committee submitted a balance-sheet ...

    Article : 120 words
  22. MUNICIPAL INTELLIGENCE.

    At the meeting of the Prahram Council last evening the Municipal Association forwarded a copy of the bill providing for the optional rating of municipalities on the unimproved value of ...

    Article : 1,206 words
  23. TARIFF APPEAL BOARD. ASSISTANT COMPTROLLER'S VIEW.

    In "The Argus" yesterday there was published a letter from "One Who Has Suffered," stating that he was able to give the assistant comptroller-general of ...

    Article : 238 words
  24. TRADE WITH SINGAPORE.

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.—The state Government, after much negotiation, has arrived at an arrangement with Burns, Philp, and Company Limited to subsidise that firm's ...

    Article : 229 words
  25. DEATH FROM BURNS.

    CALIVIL, Monday.—Winifred, aged 7½ years, eldest daughter of Mr. J. S. Carruthers, died on Friday, from the effects of a burning accident. Mr. D. C. Laird, ...

    Article : 35 words
  26. STATIONMASTER'S DEATH.

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.—Thomas Hetherton, stationmaster at Tamworth, who was run over by a train last night, has since succumbed to his injuries. His house borders ...

    Article : 62 words
  27. EFFECT ON STOCK.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 481 words
  28. SHANGHAI SHIPPING SERVICE.

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.—The negotiations between the Governments of Victoria and New South Wales, with a view to establishing a steam service between Melbourne, ...

    Article : 64 words
  29. POSITION AT YAN YEAN.

    The rainfall at Yan Yean on Monday was 97 points. All the water consumed on that day was drawn from the Maroondah service, and the gauging at Yan Yean yesterday ...

    Article : 58 words
  30. THROWN FROM A SULKY.

    SYDNEY, Tuesday. — William Hughes, a tea merchant, was thrown out of a sulky at Newcastle, sustaining a fracture of the skull. He never regained consciousness, ...

    Article : 69 words
  31. REINFORCED CONCRETE.

    The use of reinforced concrete in building and other work is steadily increasing in Victoria and it a meeting of the Royal Victorian Institute of Architects, last ...

    Article : 593 words
  32. SIR W. LYNE'S OPPOSITION.

    Although the Minister for Customs (Mr. Austin Chapman) has inclined a friendly ear to the request of the importers for the establishment of an appeal board, the proposal ...

    Article : 116 words
  33. POSTAL COMMISSION.

    Considerable dissatisfaction exists at the appointment by the Government of Mr. H. B. Templeton to the post of secretary to the Royal Commission on the Post-office. Mr. ...

    Article : 213 words
  34. STEAMER MEEINDERRY.

    The Eagle returned to Williamstown last night, when Captain Wilson reported that upon arrival at Waratah Bay the Eagle was not called upon to render any assistance ...

    Article : 161 words
  35. SHIPPING NEWS.

    The following arrivals and departures are reported:— Arrivals.—Star of Scotland, s.S., from Melbourne April 24; Dechmont, sh., from ...

    Article : 67 words
  36. CONSUMPTIVE SANATORIUM.

    TALBOT, Tuesday.— The chairman of the Board of Public Health (Dr. Norris), accompanied by Mr. W. Davidson (inspectorgeneral of public works) and ...

    Article : 153 words
  37. TO THE EDITOR OF THE ARGUS.

    Sir,—One would imagine on perusing your able and very fair article on the above subject which appears in "The Argus" to-day that you have, at different times, had ...

    Article : 231 words
  38. THE REV. C. H. NASH.

    GEELONG, Tuesday.—The Nash defence committee will hold a special meeting on Wednesday evening to receive the report of the parishioners' committee, who ...

    Article : 110 words
  39. BOWLS.

    A smoke concert was given last night by the members of the Armadale Bowling Club to Messrs. W. W. Stephens, S. W. Smith, and L. Waxman, in recognition of their success in the Single-handed ...

    Article : 168 words
  40. NEW SOUTH WALES.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 248 words
  41. DETERMINED SUICIDE.

    BAIRNSDALE, Tuesday.—The body of Frank Hayes, manager of Messrs. J. and N. Tait's skating link here, whose bloodstained clothing was found on the bank of ...

    Article : 212 words
  42. BRUNSWICK STREETS FLOODED.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 133 words
  43. QUEENSLAND.

    BRISBANE, Tuesday.—Dr. Wollaston returned to Brisbane from the north to-day, accompanied by Mr. Irving, collector for Queensland. Dr. Wollaston desired to go ...

    Article : 195 words
  44. BLACKWOOD TRAGEDY.

    TRENTHAM, Tuesday.—The condition of William Pincombe, who is suspected of having fired the shot which killed Mr. Robinson, and who was afterwards shot ...

    Article : 55 words
  45. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    ADELAIDE, Tuesday.—Two large caves have been discovered in the Narracoorte district one being especially magnificent. It is rich in stalactites and stalagmites of ...

    Article : 46 words
  46. AGRICULTURAL INTELLIGENCE.

    BOOLARRA, June 23.—The grass round this district is good. Starving stock is being driven round the roads, and the barren country around is carrying hundreds of head. ...

    Article : 134 words
  47. COUNTRY RECORDS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 281 words
  48. GLENELG MURDER.

    ADELAIDE, Tuesday.—A large deputation waited on the Acting Premier this morning to ask the Executive to [?]mit the death penalty of James Albert [?] ...

    Article : 97 words
  49. CONSTIPATION CURED.

    If you suffer from this distressing and common complaint—Constipation—why not try a breakfast and supper of Grape-Nuts amd stewed prunes? A Glasgow man, who ...

    Article : 410 words
  50. SNOW IN THE HIGHLANDS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 35 words
  51. NEW ZEALAND.

    WELLINGTON, Tuesday.—The advance sheets of the "New Zealand Year-book," issued by the registrar-general, show that the death-rate for 1907 was 10.95 per ...

    Article : 162 words
  52. ICE AT BROKEN HILL.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 62 words
  53. BILLIARDS.

    SYDNEY, Thuesday.—The Inman-Smith billiard match was continued, to-day, in the presence of a large audience at both sessions. Inman failed to add to his unfinished break of 167. Smith in his ...

    Article : 192 words
  54. CHEST-COLD AND SORE THROAT.

    The possible consequences of a cold in the chest or sore throat are so dangerous, especially to elderly people, that prompt measures should be taken upon the ...

    Article : 318 words
  55. PRIVATE ADVICES.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 160 words
  56. THE PRAHRAN DESTRUCTOR.

    Sir,—Your correspondent "Hawksburn Resident" may well complain of feeling disgusted by the vile smells originated by the destructor. As I write, the smell is very ...

    Article : 252 words
  57. CHARGE OF ASSAULT.

    The circumstances surrounding a brawl which occurred in Casselden-place, off Little Lonsdale-street. on June 9, were investigated at the City Court yesterday. ...

    Article : 220 words
  58. PASTORAL INTELLIGENCE.

    LANDSBOROUGH, June 22.—The heavy rains have proved of immense benefit. The fine weather which followed enabled sowing operations to be pushed ahead rapidly, and in some instances ...

    Article : 187 words
  59. NEWS IN BRIEF.

    Owing to the Victorian Kennel Club having decided to alter the date of holding their chow to the first week in August, the committee of the Essendon Society have been compelled to change ...

    Article : 213 words
  60. RIVER GAUGINGS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 160 words
  61. RECORDS FOR AUSTRALIA.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 507 words
  62. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 35 words
×

Buy

Download

Please choose from the following download options:

Share

Share this item on:

Print

Print page as...

The National Library of Australia's Copies Direct service lets you purchase higher quality, larger sized photocopies or electronic copies of newspapers pages.

Scope
Format of download
as... PDF PDF

You need to login before you can save preferences.

$