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  2. INDEX TO ADVERTISEMENTS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 183 words
  3. HOSPITALS' GRANT.

    SALE, Wednesday.—The committee of the Gippsland Hospital held a special meeting last evening to cosider the action of the State Treasurer in withholding the ...

    Article : 321 words
  4. EXPERIMENTS IN FOOTBALL.

    An interesting innovation in football was tried on the Fitzroy Cricket-ground yesterday afternoon in an interstate club game between Fitzroy and West Torrens, a visiting team from Adelaide. ...

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  5. IN THE SIGNAL-BOX.

    Slowly, one by one, the party ascended the winding staircase lending to the signalmen's room. Here the very atmosphere seemed to tell that serious work was on ...

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  6. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    Referring to the suggestion that a British rifle shooting team should visit Australia next year, the "Morning Post," dealing with the financial undertaking involved, ...

    Article : 280 words
  7. ATTORNEY-GENERAL INTERVENES.

    The Attorney-General (Mr. J. Drysdale Brown), on being apprised that the coroner had adjourned the inquest until August 22, at once placed himself in ...

    Article : 655 words
  8. THE WEATHER. OFFICIAL REPORT.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 649 words
  9. AN ELECTRIC PRECAUTION.

    Sir,—The climate of Australia is such that expensive precautions against railway accidents due to fog have not in the past been considered a necessity. The recent ...

    Article : 318 words
  10. CONDITION OF SUFFERERS.

    The condition of most of the injured passengers is reassuring, all of them, with the exception of three, having made some definite progress towards recovery. In one ...

    Article : 151 words
  11. QUEENSLAND.

    BRISBANE, Wednesday.—The detection of sly grog-selling, hitherto in the hands of a sub-department of the Treasury department, is to be undertaken in the future by ...

    Article : 60 words
  12. SHIPPING FREIGHTS.

    Mr. Coghlan, the New South Wales Agent-General, has requested the Australian Shipping Conference to reduce freights to New South Wales to the rates existing ...

    Article : 224 words
  13. SUBDIVIDING THE STATE.

    BRISBANE, Wednesday.—In the Legislative Assembly Mr. Ryan gave notice of his intention to move that the time has arrived when Queensland should be divided into ...

    Article : 42 words
  14. BURIAL OF VICTIMS.

    The remains of Miss Viola Avis Marion Pullman were interred in the Brighton Cometery yesterday morning. The cortege, which left her late residence, in ...

    Article : 322 words
  15. NEW RAILWAYS.

    It is hoped that shortly the construction of the whole of the railway lines approved by Parliament last session will be under way. The Kingaroy to Nanango line was ...

    Article : 124 words
  16. WHISTLING IN FOGS.

    Sir,—There seems to the uninitiated one simple precaution which would tend to avert accidents such as those at Sunshine and Richmond. That is if trains not ...

    Article : 130 words
  17. NORTHERN TERRITORY.

    ADELAIDE, Wednesday.—In the House of Assembly to-day Mr. Smeaton directed the attention of the Attorney-General (Mr. Denny) to the opinion expressed by the ...

    Article : 175 words
  18. LONDON WOOL SALES.

    The wool auctions yesterday were marked by a good sale. Prices for greasy merinoes were firm, while for scoureds and faulties they were in favour of buyers. The sales ...

    Article : 96 words
  19. STRIKE AT MIDNIGHT.

    PERTH, Wednesday.—Mr. Somerset, the manager of the Perth Tramway Co., to-day received from the London directors a cabled reply to the men's demand for ...

    Article : 240 words
  20. ADJOURNMENT OF INQUEST.

    When the Legislative Assembly met yesterday afternoon, Mr. Prendergast moved the adjournment of the House to consider the adjournment ...

    Article : 1,036 words
  21. INTEREST IN LONDON.

    The Austnlians, and particularly Victorians, residing in England at present are showing great concern about the Melbourne railway collision. The High Commissioner's ...

    Article : 53 words
  22. VEGETABLE FIBRE.

    A meeting of the committee of manufacturers, which was appointed a couple of years ago to consider means of getting rid of the vegetable fibre frequently packed ...

    Article : 64 words
  23. EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY.

    At a meeting of the Victorian Railways Transportation Employees Association, held at Rialto-buildings, on Tuesday evening, a resolution was carried expressing deep ...

    Article : 365 words
  24. LORD CREWE'S MESSAGE.

    His Excellency the Governor has received the following telegram from the Secretary of State for the Colonies:—"I have read with great regret in newspapers of railway ...

    Article : 59 words
  25. PRIVATE ADVICES.

    The following private advices have been received:— By the New Zealand Loan and Mercantile Agency Co. Ltd.:—"Wool Sales.—The sales here progress ...

    Article : 87 words
  26. NEW ZEALAND.

    WELLINGTON, Wednesday.—The rate payers have agreed to a proposal to borrow £100,000 for the duplication of the water supply service from Wainui. ...

    Article : 77 words
  27. LIST OF INJURED.

    The additional claims by and on behalf of persons injured in the accident that were received yesterday have brought the total to 311. The following 124 new claims ...

    Article : 863 words
  28. THE RAINFALL.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 375 words
  29. AMERICA'S RECORD.

    During 1909 the railroads of the United States killed 8,722 passengers and injured 95,626. A different reason is given by the New ...

    Article : 283 words
  30. INCENDIARIST'S EFFORT.

    ALLORA (Q.), Wednesday.—A determined attempt was made to burn down the shop occupied by Mr. Williams as a stationer's jeweller, and dressmaking ...

    Article : 108 words
  31. FINANCIAL TELEGRAMS AUSTRALASIAN SHARES, &c.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 87 words
  32. LABOUR PARTY'S PLATFORM.

    AUCKLAND, Wednesday.—The Conference of the Trades and Labour Council, held at Auckland, adopted a platform favouring the gradual public ownership of all means ...

    Article : 118 words
  33. PROCEEDS OF THEFT.

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.—A searching cross-examination on the part of the detectives Obtained a confession from an employee in Chapman's Music Store in ...

    Article : 281 words
  34. FORESHORES FOR THE PEOPLE.

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.—The executive of the Sydney Harbour Fores[?]res Committee interviewed the Premier (Mr. Wade) to-day, and urged the d[?]rability of the ...

    Article : 110 words
  35. THE RAILWAYS.

    The Nunawading Shire Council has deputed the president (Councillor T. R. B. Morton) and the secretary (Mr. J. K. Kelford) to interview the Railway Commissioners, and to ask for an ...

    Article : 50 words
  36. SILVER.

    To-day's quotation for bar silver was 25 5-16d. per ounce standard, an advance of l-16d. since yesterday. ...

    Article : 21 words
  37. MINING SHARES.

    The lowest and highest prices on the Stock Exchange yesterday for the stocks mentioned were as follow, and the middle prices may be computed from the ...

    Article : 48 words
  38. BRICK COMBINE ALLEGED.

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.—The alleged brick combine was mentioned again in the Logislative Assembly to-night. In reply to Mr. Beeby, the Premier (Mr. Wade) said that ...

    Article : 72 words
  39. PRIVATE ADVICES.

    The following private advices have been received:— By Goldsbrough, Mort, and Comapny Limited.— From Eremeran Station, Nymagee, N.S.W.—"56 ...

    Article : 158 words
  40. ACCIDENT ORGANISATION.

    Sir,—The accident on Monday is so recent that care is necessary to enable one to speak of it calmly, but perhaps the views of one who was present, and gave ...

    Article : 691 words
  41. TALBOT MILK INSTITUTE.

    Councillor Wood referred, at the meeting of the Caulfield Council last evening, to the successful operations of the Talbot Milk Institute, which had reduced the death ...

    Article : 129 words
  42. INDEPENDENT INQUIRY SOUGHT.

    The Richmond railway disaster formed the subject of comment at the conference of the Federated Railway Locomotive Enginemen's Association of Australasia, ...

    Article : 139 words
  43. COMMERCIAL TELEGRAMS

    Wheat.—The cargo of 13,015 quarters Victorian wheat per Dechmont, from Geelong April 7, has been sold at 36/6 per 480lb., cost, freight, and insurance. ...

    Article : 94 words
  44. TOWN-HALLS AS DRILL-HALLS.

    The Nunawading Shire Council has agreed to allow the Commonwealth Defence authorities the use of any halls in the shire over which the council has control for drill ...

    Article : 37 words
  45. OUR ILLUSTRIOUS DEAD.

    Sir,—There are but few of the founders of our State left to us. We have no Valhalla; no place where we record and perpetuate the memory of our illustrions dead; ...

    Article : 169 words
  46. RIVER GAUGINGS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 171 words
  47. CLAIMS FOR COMPENSATION.

    The Railway department has now to face the claims for compensation which will come from the injured and the relatives of those who lost their lives. On the ...

    Article : 973 words
  48. Advertising

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  49. HOSPITAL PATIENT'S LEAP.

    SYDNFY, Wednesday.—John Moran, a police constable, lately stationed at Terry Hie Hie, took a perilous leap at the Sydney Hospital. He has been an inmate of the ...

    Article : 138 words
  50. S.S. HOBART DELAYED.

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.—The Melbourne Steamship Company's steamer Hobart, which left for Melbourne yesterday afternoon, made slow progress in the face of ...

    Article : 105 words
  51. COST OF LIVING.

    WELLINGTON, Wednesday.—Wellington has for years been singled out as a place where the cost of living was highest as compared with other parts of the Dominion. ...

    Article : 66 words
  52. LATE SHIPPING NEWS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 67 words
  53. Family Notices

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    Family Notices : 93 words
  54. BOXING.

    BENDIGO, Wednesday.—Slavin Foster and W. Callaghan, light-weight, fought at the Stadium to-night. Callaghan took a lot of punishment. The gong saved him in the tenth round. At the ...

    Article : 67 words
  55. Advertising

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    Advertising : 71 words
  56. Advertising

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    Advertising : 35 words
  57. Advertising

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    Advertising : 31 words
  58. Advertising

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