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  2. INDEX TO ADVERTISEMENTS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 209 words
  3. THE WEATHER. OFFICIAL REPORT.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 729 words
  4. COUNTRY NEWS. BALLARAT AND DISTRICT.

    At the half-yearly meeting on Friday the Victoria United Mining Company voted £12 10/ to local charitable institutions. Mr. Charles James Harvey, who is 91 ...

    Article : 312 words
  5. SELECTING MINISTERS.

    Matters in connection with the formation of the coming Labour Ministry have been rather sliding back than progressing lt was expected that the newly-elected ...

    Article : 2,878 words
  6. MARINE DISASTERS. LOCATING THE PERICLES.

    PERTH, Friday.—Captain Arundel, surveyor to Lloyd's, has returned from Cape Lecuwin, after making investigations regarding the wreck of the Pericles. The ...

    Article : 151 words
  7. FINANCIAL TELEGRAMS. BANK OF ENGLAND RETURNS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 125 words
  8. THE COTTON TRADE.

    The proposal,of the English master cotton-spinners to reduce wages by 5 per cent in order to cut down working expenses, was is considered yesterday at a conference ...

    Article : 124 words
  9. STATE ELECTIONS. WOMEN IN PARLIAMENT.

    The desire of some of Miss Vida Goldstein's friends that she should become a candidate for the Legislative Council at the approaching elections has been frustrated by ...

    Article : 224 words
  10. SATARA WRECK INQUIRY.

    SYDNEY, Friday.—The preliminary inquiry into the circumstances attending the wreck of the B.I.S.N. Co.'s s.s. Satara began this morning, when Captain Hugill and ...

    Article : 37 words
  11. SHIPPING NEWS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 94 words
  12. CLOSER SETTLEMENT. ROCHESTER LAND.

    ROCHESTER, Friday.—Messrs. Kennedy (chairman), Lee, and Hastie, of the Closer Settlement Board, were in Rochester to-day. Messrs. Lee and Hastie visited the ...

    Article : 99 words
  13. THE MONEY MARKET.

    The open money market discount rate for three months' bank bills in London is 3? per cent. or 1/8 per cent. below the Bank rate of 4 per cent. The market rate ...

    Article : 58 words
  14. TYPHOID FROM MILK.

    Another eight cases of typhoid were reported yesterday as due to the supply of tainted milk from the Pakenham dairy farm, making the total to date 80. ...

    Article : 226 words
  15. WESTERN AUSTRALIAN NOMINATIONS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 93 words
  16. GOVERNMENT STOCKS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 217 words
  17. BENDIGO AND DISTRICT.

    Local tradesmen will observe a whole holiday on Empire Day. The City Council on Friday accepted with regret the resignation of Mr. Frank ...

    Article : 70 words
  18. DUNROBIN ESTATE.

    CASTERTON, Friday.—Intimation has been received from Mr. Campbell, M.L.A., to the effect that the Minister of Lands has instructed the Closer Settlement Board to ...

    Article : 121 words
  19. MONEY IN RUBBER.

    The extent of the boom in rubber is indicated by the fact that the authorised capitals of 506 rubber companies which have been formed amount to a total of ...

    Article : 57 words
  20. RICH MAN'S RELATIVES.

    BALLARA. Friday.—Another letter has been received by the police,in which relationship is claimed with the old man who, under the name of M'Cormnck, ...

    Article : 198 words
  21. GEELONG AND DISTRICT.

    An extraordinary election to fill a vacancy in the Peak Riding of the Shire of Corio, caused by the resignation of Councillor Griffiths, held on Friday, ...

    Article : 158 words
  22. SILVER.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 21 words
  23. RUBBER AND OIL.

    On the Slock Exchange to-day prices for rubber and oil shares, which have been making a rapid advance for some weeks, declined. ...

    Article : 30 words
  24. GIRL SHOOTS HERSELF.

    MEREDITH, Friday.—A painful sensation was caused in Meredith on Thursday night when it was discovered that Miss Ada Lownes, aged about 26, had shot herself. ...

    Article : 260 words
  25. MINING SHARES.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 54 words
  26. NEW SOUTH WALES PARLIAMENT.

    SYDNEY,Friday.—Parliament has been further prorogued from April 26 to May 24, and will probably meet in June. Mr. Wade intends to submit measures and try ...

    Article : 46 words
  27. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    Sir Ernest Shackleton recently made a suggestion to the London County Council that all the school children in the metropolis should be taken to sec the Antarctic ...

    Article : 298 words
  28. CASTLEMAINE.

    The steps being taken by the local board of advice to have a continuation school established in Castlemaine are likely to lead to success. The necessary number of ...

    Article : 102 words
  29. NEW ZEALAND CROWN MINES.

    At a meeting of shareholders of the New Zealand Crown Mines Ltd., of Auckland, the directors' proposals for reconstruction were approved. ...

    Article : 30 words
  30. STRIKE LEADERS IN GAOL.

    SYDNEY, Friday.—Mr. E. Peters, the acting secretary of the Colliery Employees' Federation, has recently visited the Bathurst and Goulburn gaols, and says that ...

    Article : 114 words
  31. MUTINY ON SHIPBOARD.

    PERTH,Friday.—The master of the Norwegian barque Paposa, which recently reached Fremantle ftom Buenos Ayres, is experiencing great trouble with the ...

    Article : 114 words
  32. SOUTH AUSTRALIAN LOAN.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 29 words
  33. COMMERCIAL TELEGRAMS

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 392 words
  34. WANGARATTA SESSIONS.

    WANGARATTA, Friday.—The general sessions were held yesterday and to-day, before Judge Box. One case was listed—a charge of setting fire to an unoccupied ...

    Article : 170 words
  35. MADAME CALVE.

    This evening Madame Calve will give a special operatic programme, and the famous singer will be heard in Ophelia's Song from "[?]amlet;"Santuzza's Seena, "Mother, you ...

    Article : 143 words
  36. RIVER GAUGINGS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 267 words
  37. RAILWAY LAND PURCHASES.

    HOBART, Friday.—The Royal commission inquiring into the charges made by Mr. Jensen,M.H.R.,relating to the transaction[?] of the Chief Justice (Sir John Dodds)i[?] ...

    Article : 78 words
  38. NEW SOUTH WALES. RIVERINA.

    ALBURY, Friday.—The adjustment of damages occasioned by the fire at Messrs. Collins and Mason's skin store was completed by Mr. Bell, of Woodruff and Bell, ...

    Article : 100 words
  39. WILSON'S PROMONTORY RESERVE.

    TOORA, Friday.—Much interest is being shown in His Excellency the Governor's visit to Wilson's Promontory next month The opening of the inlet as a pleasure and ...

    Article : 335 words
  40. HEAD CUT IN TWO.

    SYDNKY, Friday.—A lad named Burgess had his head cut in two to-night by a tramcar. Ile alighted on the wrong side of [?] car, and was caught by another comins in ...

    Article : 39 words
  41. RENTING OF TOWN-HALL.

    Sir.—Messrs. Tait are again inaccurate, necessitating further reply, which the Townhall committee of the conncil desire you will afford space for. My statement as to ...

    Article : 171 words
  42. THE BARRIER.

    BROKEN HILL (N.S.W.), Friday.—A hairdresser's shop, at South Broken Hill, owned by Mr. Krantz, and occupied by Mr. Gibson, sustained slight damage last night ...

    Article : 56 words
  43. Advertising

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    Advertising : 551 words
  44. GENERAL NEWS.

    Archbishop Clarke has fixed September 22 as the date of the annual Diocesan Festival. The annual synod will be opened on September 26. ...

    Article : 370 words
  45. QUEENSLAND.

    BRISBANE, Friday.—The first meeting of the newly-constituted senate of the Queensland University was held to-day. Mr. J. L. Woolcock proposed that His ...

    Article : 37 words
  46. CASUALTIES AND FATALITIES. LYSOL POISONING.

    Mrs. Jane Coleman, 75 Yarra-street, Abbotsford, died yesterday from lysol poisoning. Her husband returned home on Thursday evening, and Mrs. Coleman ...

    Article : 104 words
  47. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

    ADELAIDE, Friday.—The majority of the interstate delegates to the conference of Chambers of Manufactures, which coneluded its sittings yesterday, left for the eastern ...

    Article : 34 words
  48. THEATRES AND ENTERTAINMENTS.

    This evening at the Princess's Theatre "When Knighthood was in Flower," a romantic comedy, will be presented for the first time in Australia. As Mary T[?]dor, Miss Nellie Stewart will appear ...

    Article : 525 words
  49. AUSTRALIAN FRUIT IN LONDON.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 63 words
  50. WESTERN AUSTRALIA.

    PERTH (W.A.). Friday.—Although the department's price was the lowest the Government have accepted the tender of Messrs. Atkins and Finlayon for the ...

    Article : 212 words
  51. CHARGE OF MANSLAUGHTER.

    SYDNEY.Friday.—An inquest was held to-day on the bodies of two painters, killed early in the week by a bolting horse knocking away the ladders on which they were ...

    Article : 69 words
  52. PRIVATE ADVICES.

    The following private advices have been received:— By Dalgety and Company Limited:—"Sheepskins. —As compared with rates ruling at last sales on ...

    Article : 335 words
  53. SUDDEN DEATH.

    George Adams, 55 years of age, living at Rose-street, Brunswick, came home in his usual health last evening and had his tea. After tea he wheeled a barrow-load of ...

    Article : 64 words
  54. EYE FORCED OUT.

    STRATFORD. Friday.—Mr. Burley, of Boisdale, was chopping wood a few days ago, when a piece flew up and struck him in the eve. forcing it out of the socket. Dr. ...

    Article : 50 words
  55. EARTH TREMORS.

    SADNEY Friday.—Three earth tremors were recorded at the Sydney Observatory during the week ended yesterday. The fiest occurred at 6.54 a. m. on Friday last, and ...

    Article : 57 words
  56. ARM TWICE MUTILATED.

    ST. ARNAUD, Friday.—Mr. Grewar, of Avon Plains, who some time ago met with an injury to his arm whilst working a chaffcutter, necessitating partial amputation, was ...

    Article : 65 words
  57. MUNICIPAL AMALGAMATION.

    A meeting of the representatives of Hawthorn, Kew. and Camberwell councils was held last night at the Hawthorn Town-hall to discuss the question of amalgamation of ...

    Article : 139 words
  58. Advertising

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  59. TASMANIA.

    HOBART, Friday.—Negotiations have been going on between the shipping companies and Hobart merchants, with a view of sending shipments of apples to the ...

    Article : 43 words
  60. BOY KICKED BY A HORSE.

    DONALD, Friday.—The 12-year-old son of Mr. John M'Cubbin, whilst standing behind a horse that was being harnessed, received kicks on the forehead and the side of the ...

    Article : 44 words
  61. AUSTRALIAN PRODUCE.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 135 words
  62. CAUGHT IN A LATHE.

    DONALD, Friday.—John Crewar, a wellknown farmer at Swanwater West, got his right arm entangled in a lathe on Wednesday. The bone was badly smashed near the ...

    Article : 46 words
  63. NEW ZEALAND.

    WELLINGTON, Friday.—The New Zealand Court of Appeal has refused permission to appeal to the Privy Council against the decision of the Court, ...

    Article : 62 words
  64. Advertising

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  65. WIFE'S DEATH.

    SYDNEY, Friday.—At the Tamworth Civcuit Court to-day, James Power, charged with the murder of his wife at Tamworth, was found guilty of manslaughter. ...

    Article : 36 words
  66. HOUDINI ON THE WING.

    SYDNEY, Friday.—Harry Houdini flew a mile to-day on his biplane, at Rosehill, at a height of 90ft. or 100ft. A cross cur[?]ent of air then caught the machine, and ...

    Article : 51 words
  67. CHARGE NOT SUSTAINED.

    Philip Charles Drewett a young man, man charged in the Criminal Court yesterday, before, Mr. Justice Cussen, with improper intimacy with a girl under the age of 16. He was defended by ...

    Article : 84 words
  68. Advertising

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  69. Advertising

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  70. Advertising

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  71. Advertising

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  72. Family Notices

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    Family Notices : 18 words
  73. Advertising

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