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  2. THE NORTH-WEST.

    SOMEWHERE IN AUSTRALIA, Nov 18.—The work accomplished by the RAAF in developing facilities for air warfare in North-West Australia ...

    Article : 452 words
  3. COAL STOPPAGES.

    SYDNEY, Nov 18.—The Attorney- General (Dr Evatt) today threatened severe action unless coal stoppages came to an end. "I shall ...

    Article : 362 words
  4. THE CONSTITUTION.

    Before his departure yesterday to attend the Constitutional Convention to be held in Canberra next week, the Premier (Mr Willcock) ...

    Article : 390 words
  5. "HOLD OUR OWN"

    NEW YORK, Nov 17.—Sharply criticising Mr Churchill's recent declaration that he did not intend to preside over the liquidation of the ...

    Article : 310 words
  6. PERSONAL.

    The Premier (Mr Willcock) and the Leader of the Opposition (Mr Watts) left Perth yesterday to attend the conference called at Canberra by ...

    Article : 318 words
  7. NEW GUINEA CAMPAIGN

    MELBOURNE, Nov 18.—The Prime Minister (Mr Curtin) made his first statement on the recent progress of the New Guinea ...

    Article : 871 words
  8. The West Australian.

    For the moment the dramatic appeal by the Prime Minister (Mr Curtin) for a modification of Federal Labour's traditional policy against ...

    Article : 837 words
  9. Advertising

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    Advertising : 24 words
  10. NEWS AND NOTES.

    Mr C. N. Carter, honorary organiser of the public meeting of protest against the postponement of the State elections, said yesterday ...

    Article : 495 words
  11. POTATO SUPPLIES.

    CANBERRA, Nov 18.—Victoria with potato plantings of 56,000 acres was well over its normal quota of about 40,000 acres, said the Minister ...

    Article : 233 words
  12. LOCAL PRICES.

    In reply to Mr Withers (Lab, Bunbury) in the Legislative Assembly yesterday, the Minister for Agriculture (Mr Wise) said that during ...

    Article : 205 words
  13. AUSTERITY LOAN.

    MELBOURNE, Nov 18.—The Treasurer (Mr Chifley) said last week that Austerity Loan applications by the staffs of numerous ...

    Article : 226 words
  14. SAWN TIMBER.

    By 22 votes to 14, the following motion moved by Mr Johnson (Lab, Guildford-Midland) was accepted in the Legislative Assembly on Tuesday. ...

    Article : 211 words
  15. TEN MINES AFFECTED.

    SYDNEY, Nov 18.—Ten coalmines were either idle or the output reduced because of disputes today. The stay-in strike by miners at the ...

    Article : 239 words
  16. STATE'S POSITION.

    "The proposals of the Commonwealth Government as indicated in the Constitution Alterations (War Aims and Reconstruction) Bill which ...

    Article : 848 words
  17. CIVIL INDUSTRY.

    ADELAIDE, Nov 18.—Commenting on what they described as the dangerously mistaken tendency of some of the restrictions increasingly placed ...

    Article : 320 words
  18. BROOME RAID ECHO.

    SOMEWHERE IN AUSTRALIA, Nov 18.—Along the north-west coast of Australia search is being made for a missing hero. He is ...

    Article : 128 words
  19. AIR CADET CORPS.

    MELBOURNE, Nov 18.—Out of a total training strength of 10,758, over 900 RAAF Air Training Corps cadets have gained their proficiency, ...

    Article : 162 words
  20. LONGER HOURS.

    National Security (Hours of Work) Regulations which prescribe maximum hours for all persons engaged in manual work or in ...

    Article : 351 words
  21. LATEST SUBSCRIPTIONS.

    SYDNEY, Nov 18.—The latest loan subscriptions are: Adelaide Electric Supply Co, Ltd, £11,000; National Mutual Life Assurance of ...

    Article : 83 words
  22. IMMEDIATE INQUIRY.

    SYDNEY, Nov 18.—The Attorney- General (Dr Evatt) announced tonight that after consultation with the Minister for Supply and ...

    Article : 99 words
  23. AUSTERITY COCKTAIL.

    SOMEWHERE IN AUSTRALIA, Nov 18.—When the Minister for Air (Mr Drakeford) was in New Guinea "Gestapo Gus" of the AIF. gave him ...

    Article : 116 words
  24. RALLY SUBSCRIBES £1,700.

    At a rally arranged by the Political Rights (for Victory) Committee, held in the Assembly Hall last night, the sum of £1,700 was ...

    Article : 83 words
  25. RAILWAY DEVICES

    The Legislative Assembly yesterday agreed to the appointment of a Select Committee to inquire into the utility of the inventions of Mr W. ...

    Article : 91 words
  26. POINTS OF VIEW.

    LONDON, Nov 18.—Mr P. Spender, MHR, in an interview by an Associated Press correspondent regarding his impressions during his ...

    Article : 167 words
  27. MOBILE UNIT BUSY.

    Yesterday the War Loan mobile unit disposed of £1,500 worth of bonds during visits to the small arms munitions factory, the State Saw ...

    Article : 88 words
  28. COUNTRY FIRE.

    MINGENEW, Nov 18.—A disastrous bushfire occurred at Milo Farm, Strawberry, on Sunday last when an area 41 by 2 miles was ...

    Article : 126 words
  29. NO MANPOWERING.

    WASHINGTON, Nov 8.—President Roosevelt disclosed today that he had advised all the Federal departments that no man must be ...

    Article : 36 words
  30. SP BETTING.

    On a division by 23 votes to 13 in the Legislative Assembly yesterday the motion submitted by Mrs Cardell-Oliver (Nat, Subiaco) and ...

    Article : 234 words
  31. BOXING IN FORREST-PLACE.

    Lt-Col A. Vickers, CO of the Hollywood Military Hospital and well known as the "Flying Doctor," will be the speaker at the War Loan ...

    Article : 100 words
  32. PRICE-FIXING POLICY.

    MELBOURNE, Nov 18.—The interstate ALP conference on the recommendation of Queensland asked the Federal Government to investigate ...

    Article : 193 words
  33. WOOL PRICES.

    The State Wool Committee yesterday received particulars concerning the new basis on which the Commonwealth Prices Commissioner ...

    Article : 156 words
  34. AIR TRAVEL.

    MELBOURNE , Nov 18.—Cases have occurred in which non-priority passengers, including women, have been able to book airline seats from ...

    Article : 219 words
  35. ALUNITE DEPOSITS.

    When submitting a motion in the Legislative Assembly yesterday that "in the opinion of this House, the arrangements of the Government ...

    Article : 252 words
  36. SPANISH MOBILISATION.

    No definite conclusions can yet be drawn from the partial mobilisation of land, sea and air forces which has been ordered in Spain. But there ...

    Article : 313 words
  37. MEAT INDUSTRY.

    CANBERRA, Nov 18.—Fixed meat prices will be considered by State Meat Industry Committees which will be appointed this week. This was ...

    Article : 138 words
  38. COUNTRY RALLIES.

    The organising secretary of the State War Loan Committee (Mr R. W. Lloyd) stated yesterday that the York branch of the RSL on ...

    Article : 64 words
  39. RAAF CRASH.

    MELBOURNE, Nov 18.—An officer and 3 airmen were killed yesterday when an aircraft from an RAAF station in Victoria crashed ...

    Article : 114 words
  40. CHRISTMAS SPENDING.

    SYDNEY, Nov 18.—It was flagrant misrepresentation to suggest that he was trying to eliminate Santa Claus, the Minister for War Organisation ...

    Article : 217 words
  41. PATENT MEDICINES.

    CANBERRA, Nov 18.—The Minister for Health (Mr Holloway) announced yesterday that his department had decided that for the ...

    Article : 97 words
  42. AMERICANS IN CHINA.

    The fine achievements of the American flyers who volunteered to fly combat planes for the Chinese against the Japanese are described ...

    Article : 166 words
  43. MAIL TIMETABLES.

    CLOSING TIMES.—Closing times here-under are for the Perth GPO. Registered articles must be posted 1 hour before closing times for letters and between ...

    Article : 227 words
  44. FEDERAL ARBITRATION.

    MELBOURNE, Nov 18.—The Federal ALP conference decided today to ask the Federal Government not to appoint additional judges to the ...

    Article : 129 words
  45. AGRICULTURE DIRECTOR.

    CANBERRA, Nov 18.—The reason why an official announcement of the appointment of Mr Bulcock, the Minister for Agriculture in ...

    Article : 109 words
  46. ARMY PROMOTIONS.

    Among recent Army promotions is that of Col D. M. Cleland, a West Australian, who has been promoted to the rank of brigadier. He was ...

    Article : 108 words
  47. QUESTION ANSWERED.

    (Every request for information must be accompanied by the name and address of the writer, not necessarily for publication. but as a guarantee of good faith.) ...

    Article : 93 words
  48. BRITAIN'S FOOD.

    LONDON, Nov 18.—Britain is now producing 63 per cent by weight of its own food, the Ministry of Agriculture announced today. This ...

    Article : 74 words
  49. MRS ROOSEVELT BACK HOME

    WASHINGTON, Nov 17.—Mrs Roosevelt has returned from London and the President met her at a nearby airport. She will hold a ...

    Article : 30 words
  50. TODAY'S LAW COURTS.

    IN CHAMBERS.—At 10.30 am, before Mr Justice Wolf. ...

    Article : 11 words
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