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  2. OFF NEW GUINEA.

    SOMEWHERE IN SW PACIFIC AREA, Aug 28.—The bombardment of the Japanese on the New Guinea coast near Aitape, the most recent ...

    Article : 427 words
  3. RAILWAY STRIKE.

    ADELAIDE, Aug 28.—South Australia was without trains today. The Adelaide railway station was deserted. At a mass meeting of about ...

    Article : 275 words
  4. BLOCKADE RUNNING.

    ALBANY, Aug 28.—It now transpires that a young Albany lad, Alan Coles, a son of Mr and Mrs S. Coles, has participated in the splitting wide ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 358 words
  5. COAL RATIONING.

    CANBERRA, Aug 28.—The Government would note the savings made by coal rationing to services and industry before any decision was ...

    Article : 286 words
  6. OUR SCHOOLS.

    "With the end of this war in sight and victory certain our attention is again directed to post-war education, and problems of peace." said ...

    Article : 701 words
  7. PERSONAL.

    Cr T. S. Nettlefold was re-elected Lord Mayor of Melbourne yesterday for a third term. He defeated Cr W. C. L. Townsend, who was ...

    Article : 260 words
  8. The West Australian.

    The vigour with which the Rumanians are endeavouring to carry out the terms of the armistice in co-operation with the Red Army is ...

    Article : 644 words
  9. NEWS AND NOTES.

    Both Houses of State Parliament will meet at 4.30 pm today when the debate on the Address-in-Reply will be resumed. In the ...

    Article : 455 words
  10. PARTY POLITICS.

    By 53 votes to 22, delegates to the annual conference of the State School Teachers' Union, which opened In the Unity Theatre, Perth, ...

    Article : 738 words
  11. PROBATE.

    The late Mr James Francis Murdoch, of Nedlands, formerly of East Wagin, retired farmer, who died on March 25 at the age of 72 years. left estate of a ...

    Article : 50 words
  12. WESTLAND DELAYS

    The Westland train service will suffer some disorganisation, and delays will be caused. The train from the Eastern States which usually ...

    Article : 68 words
  13. PRISONERS OF WAR

    MELBOURNE, Aug 28.—Many prisoners of war in German camps were studying sciences, music and other subjects during their detention ...

    Article : 287 words
  14. 1,100 DISCHARGES.

    MELBOURNE, Aug 28.—Because of the shortage of coal three metropolitan industrial firms were given permission by the Manpower ...

    Article : 256 words
  15. SINKING FUNDS.

    CANBERRA, Aug 28.—The Leader of the Federal Country Party (Mr Fadden) said today that while the present practice in connection with ...

    Article : 239 words
  16. MR S. M. BRUCE.

    CANBERRA, Aug 28.—The term of Mr S. M. Bruce as High Commissioner in London is likely to be extended for another year from ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 91 words
  17. PEOPLE'S SAVINGS.

    CANBERRA, Aug 28.—Savings Bank deposits in the Commonwealth increased by £111,300,000 to £481,600,000 in the year ended on ...

    Article : 74 words
  18. STATE POLICY.

    Replying to the charges made by the Leader of the Opposition (Mr Watts) on the state Government's policy, the Acting Premier (Mr ...

    Article : 472 words
  19. QUESTIONS 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 : 162 words
  20. MAKERS OF STRIFE.

    CANBERRA, Aug 28.—Senior Ministers are understood to agree with the view expressed by the Central Coal Authority (Mr A. C. Willis) ...

    Article : 226 words
  21. W.A. VEGETABLES.

    CANBERRA, Aug 28.—The Assistant Prices commissioner (Mr McCarthy) today fixed the maximum prices for the following vegetables ...

    Article : 144 words
  22. THE REFERENDUM.

    In the absence of service votes, which have favoured "Yes" by two to one, only a few civllian referendum votes were received yesterday, ...

    Article : 150 words
  23. RHEUMATISM.

    LONDON, Aug 8.—The Empire Rheumatism Council announced today that tests made with a scanty sample from Russia of Professor ...

    Article : 102 words
  24. DUKE AND R.A.A.F.

    CANBERRA, Aug 28.—One of his most pleasant duties as soon as he became Governor-General of Australia would be to visit airmen ...

    Article : 151 words
  25. DEPRESSION BORROWING.

    The Loan Council has decided to recommend to the State Governments a special one per cent sinking fund to retire the Treasury bills ...

    Article : 571 words
  26. MAIL TIMETABLES.

    CLOSING TIMES.—Closing times hereunder are for the Perth GPO: Registered articles must be posted an hour before ordinary letters, but not earlier than ...

    Article : 281 words
  27. POTATO DIGGERS.

    BUNBURY, Aug 28.—The Mayor of Bunbury (Mr P. C. Payne) said today that arrangements were being made to accommodate at the ...

    Article : 120 words
  28. MADAME CHIANG.

    WASHINGTON, Aug 27.—The Chinese Minister for Finance (Dr H. H. Kung) disclosed today that Madame Chiang Kai-shek, who is ...

    Article : 111 words
  29. AUSTRALIAN FIRST.

    MELBOURNE, Aug 28.—Documentary evidence occupied the whole proceedings today before Mr Justice Clyne, who has been appointed to ...

    Article : 132 words
  30. VICTORIAN RETURNS.

    MELBOURNE, Aug 28.—Victorian Referendum figures at the close of counting today were: Yes, 555,071; No, 577,495; informal, 14.561; ...

    Article : 28 words
  31. THREE-POINT PLAN.

    SYDNEY, Aug 28.—The general secretary of the Miners' Federation (Mr G. W. S. Grant) said tonight that the following three-point plan ...

    Article : 92 words
  32. R.A.N. AWARDS.

    CANBERRA, Aug 28.—Decorations and recognitions awarded to RAN personnel during the war since September. 1939, total 553, including ...

    Article : 163 words
  33. SYDNEY'S MEAT.

    SYDNEY, Aug 28.—There will be a shortage of meat in Sydney tomorrow because of another strike at the Homebush abattoirs today. ...

    Article : 207 words
  34. FOOD FOR BRITAIN.

    Sir,—I evidently expressed myself very badly in a recent widely reported speech which seems to have conveyed the impression that the ...

    Article : 387 words
  35. TODAY'S LAW COURTS.

    BANKRUPTCY COURT.—At 10.30 am, before Mr Justice Dwyer; In the matter of Aphrodite Doukas. IN CHAMBERS.—At 10.30 am, before ...

    Article : 26 words
  36. ONE MINE IDLE.

    SYDNEY, Aug 28.—One coalmine was idle in New South Wales today. At the Abermain No 1 colliery most of the clippers did not report for ...

    Article : 75 words
  37. Advertising

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  38. TOWELS RELEASED.

    The manchester department of a city shop presented a scene yesterday morning reminiscent of the prewar days of sale openings, but the ...

    Article : 282 words
  39. BEAUFORT BOMBERS

    CANBERRA, Aug 28.—The Minister for Aircraft Production (Senator Cameron) announced today that the 700th Australian-built Beaufort ...

    Article : 44 words
  40. GAS DISPUTE.

    SYDNEY, Aug 28.—A gas strike is threatened in Sydney. A meeting of the executive of the Gas Employees' Union decided tonight that ...

    Article : 146 words
  41. SEEDS AND FODDERS

    CANBERRA, Aug 28.—All seeds, grains and fodders were declared for the purposes of price control today, said the Minister for Customs ...

    Article : 87 words
  42. "BLACK FARM" CASE

    On his return to Perth yesterday, the Acting Premier (Mr ,Hawke) said the delegates from the Wheat-growers' Union arrived at ...

    Article : 176 words
  43. BRISBANE DISPUTE.

    BRISBANE, Aug 28.—A request that immediate action should be taken against Brisbane butchers' shop employees under the National ...

    Article : 179 words
  44. £5 A BOTTLE.

    CANBERRA, Aug 28.—Black-market traders are alleged to have shipped large quantities of whisky, rum and gin to troops in New ...

    Article : 91 words
  45. ROYAL BIRTH.

    LONDON, Aug 28.—An Australian specialist, Mr H. Mitchell Rees, assistant gynaecological surgeon at the Royal Northern Hospital, London, ...

    Article : 74 words
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