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  2. CASUALTIES AND FATALITIES. BURNED TO DEATH.

    SYDNEY, Sunday.—Mary Woods was playing near a burning log at Tharwa, in the Queanbeyan district, when her clothing caught fire, and she was burnt to death. ...

    Article : 41 words
  3. RIFLE NOTES.

    The appointment of Major Merrett, former treasurer of the Victorian Rifle Association, to the Position of chairman of the council—a vacancy caused by the death of Colonel Templeton—will ...

    Article : 2,298 words
  4. FOOTBALL. NOTES ON SATURDAY'S GAMES.

    Saturday was the worst day of the season for football, as some of the grounds were sloppy, all of them were heavy, and the best kind of football was not to be expected. Footballers had, ...

    Article : 235 words
  5. GOAL-KICKING AT BRIGHTON.

    Brighton were too good for northcote, whom they led and beat in every quarter, the game being altogether too one-sided to create much interest. In high marking they were superior, and ...

    Article : 121 words
  6. FATAL RIDING ACCIDENT.

    SYDNEY, Sunday.—Mrs. Thomas is Kirk, of duckmaloi, was found dead yesterday, as the result of injuries caused by being throuwn from a horse. ...

    Article : 32 words
  7. MELBOURNE DISTRICT ASSOCIATION.

    Carlton District defeated Melbourne Grammar School, at Grammar School ground, by 11 goals 9 behinds to 3 goals 7 behinds. Goal-kickers for Carlton District, H. Evans (3), Shelly (2), ...

    Article : 301 words
  8. CHOKED BY BANANA.

    SYDNEY, Sunday.—Nellie Kukulles, of West Chinderah, Tweed River, ate some bananas and drank a quantity of water while overheated. This caused her to vomit ...

    Article : 40 words
  9. LEAGUE SCORES.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 20 words
  10. GAME IN OTHER STATES.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 65 words
  11. WOMAN BURNED TO DEATH.

    SYDNEY, Sunday.—Mrs. Samuel Pepper, of Nowra, was engaged in cooking, when her dress caught fire, and she was badly burned. Her death took place in the Berry ...

    Article : 35 words
  12. POSITION OF CLUBS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 86 words
  13. FATAL FALL FROM A ROOF.

    SYDNEY, Sunday.—William Barraclough, a carpenter, belonging to Sydney, was killed at Wollongong yesterday. He was repairing a house, when he fell from ...

    Article : 55 words
  14. INTERNATIONAL RUGBY.

    WELLINGTON, Sunday. — The second test match, New Zealand v. Great Britain, was played it Wellington yesterday in rain. The ground was wet and very muddy. The teams were:—Great ...

    Article : 725 words
  15. CARLTON V. ST. KILDA.

    The report of this match, played at St. Kilda, and won by Carlton by 10 goals 12 behinds to 6 goals 5 behinds, will be found on page 6. ...

    Article : 33 words
  16. ASSOCIATION MATCHES.

    When Essendon and Port Melbourne met at Essendon on May 2 the game was a rough one, and Essendon won by 20 goals 22 behinds to 7 goals 4 behinds. Last week there were persistent rumours ...

    Article : 916 words
  17. HORSE AND VEHICLE COLLIDE.

    SHEPPARTON, Saturday. — Charles Atkins, slaughterman, in the employ of Mr. Ernest Norton, butcher, of Shepparton, was riding home on Friday evening, when ...

    Article : 85 words
  18. ESSENDON AND THE UNIVERSITY.

    The University is not a team of 18 men only. On Saturday they were able to put a strong side into the field against Essendon, though wanting the service of such players as II. Cordner, Elliott, ...

    Article : 755 words
  19. SCHOOL FOOTBALL.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 209 words
  20. ASSOCIATION SCORES.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 25 words
  21. YOUNG WOMAN'S RASH ACT.

    CLUNES, Saturday.—Fanny Dunn, aged 25 years, daughter of a fanner at Tourello, attempted to commit suicide at her home early this morning by cutting her throat ...

    Article : 60 words
  22. POSITION OF CLUBS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 97 words
  23. OTHER ACCIDENTS.

    GLENORWAN, Sunday.—Mr. J. M'Monigle, while returning to Greta West from Glenrowan on Thursday evening was thrown from his dray, the wheel of which passed over his leg, breaking it above the ...

    Article : 132 words
  24. STATE SCHOOLS' PREMIERSHIP.

    The metropolitan state schools' premiership competition was continued on Friday. Auburn defeated Glenferrie by 8 goals 8 behinds (56 points) to 1 behind (1 point). For the winners ...

    Article : 359 words
  25. GOAL-KICKERS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 179 words
  26. SIZE OF CORNSACKS.

    DIMBOOLA, Friday.—The annual conference of Wimmera farmers' unions was presided over by Mr. Nowatna, of Horsham. There was a representative attendance of ...

    Article : 289 words
  27. VICTORIAN JUNIOR ASSOCIATION.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 92 words
  28. RUGBY.

    BRISBANE, Sunday.—The Queensland and New South Wales Rugby Union teams met again yesterday, in the presence of 9,000 spectators. The contest was keen, and ended in a draw, each team ...

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  29. VICTORIA V. BROKEN HILL.

    BROKEN HILL, Saturday.—Broken Hill and the Victorian Association football team played a return match on the Western Oval this afternoon. There was an innense attendance, the gate takings being ...

    Article : 432 words
  30. PREMIERSHIP LIST.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 528 words
  31. MAORIS SUCCESSFUL.

    BRISBANE, Sunday.—The Maori football team and a Brisbane league team played a match yesterday, the visitors winning by 10 points to 16. ...

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  32. A MELBOURNE SURPRISE.

    Melbourne is the erratic league team of the Season—one Saturday going down feebly, on the next putting even such a side as Carlton to a supreme effort. On Saturday they met a rather ...

    Article : 468 words
  33. YOUNG COUPLE IN TROUBLE.

    HORSHAM, Saturday.—A young couple, Mr. and Mrs. Mason, alias Gertrude Marion Gleeson and Bernard J. Gleeson, who were arrested at Fitzroy on Wednesday ...

    Article : 324 words
  34. THE RAILWAYS. TRANSPORTATION EMPLOYEES.

    There was a large attendance of members at the annual meeting of the metropolitan branch of the Victorian Railways Transportation Employees' Association, which ...

    Article : 166 words
  35. NOTES BY OBSERVER.

    Extremes met at Footscray on Saturday, when the home team, the leaders in association ranks, fell upon poor North Melbourne, and in a strictly figuratove sense smote them hip and thigh. North ...

    Article : 289 words
  36. COUNTRY MATCHES.

    BALLARAT, Saturday.—The Imperials and South provided the best match for the season when they met on the City-oval this afternoon. The tricolour put on seven points before South lifted a ...

    Article : 1,085 words
  37. APPRENTICESHIP QUESTION.

    Sir,—There appeared recently in the columns of the press a report of a meeting held on 15th inst. by the Victorian Chamber of Manniactures, in which it was stated ...

    Article : 495 words
  38. GEELONG AT COLLINGWOOD.

    Geelong brought up a strong team to Collingwood, M'Kenzie being their only notable absentce. Collingwood, on the other hand, made decided changes. Drohan, who has been clearly out of ...

    Article : 641 words
  39. FIVE TRUCKS DERAILED.

    GEELONG, Friday.—Early on Friday morning during shunting operations in the Geelong railway yards, five heavily-laden trucks were derailed, and some delay was caused to traffic. An inspector ...

    Article : 57 words
  40. WILLIAMSTOWN BEATS PRESTON.

    Williamstown gave a trial to a couple of new men, Paternoster and Claney, but the firstnamed had bad luck in the game. He was roughly charged by Mason, of Preston—usually a fair player—and ...

    Article : 357 words
  41. TRAVELLING WITHOUT A TICKET.

    COLAC, Saturday.—At the Colac Police Court, Robert Gamble was fined £1. with 37/6 costs, for travelling from Colac to Irrewarra without a ticket. ...

    Article : 28 words
  42. MOE STATION AND YARDS.

    MOE, Friday.—A well-attended and representative gathering on Wednesday resolved to protest against the continued delay in the commencement of the work in connection with the new railway ...

    Article : 143 words
  43. METROPOLITAN ASSOCIATION.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 526 words
  44. Advertising

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    Advertising : 2,576 words
  45. BRUNSWICK'S STRONG FINISH.

    In the game between Brunswick and Prahran the lastnamed started with the assistance of the wind, and held the advantage in the opening quarter, when Ferguson and Borland both scored ...

    Article : 292 words
  46. BAD KICKING BY SOUTH MELBOURNE.

    Ther remarkable feature, if by no means the best, in South Melbourne's efforts against Fitzroy was the persistent way in which they missed their chances far goal. As shot after shot brought up ...

    Article : 513 words
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