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  2. INDEX TO ADVERTISEMENTS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 215 words
  3. CALL FOR MEN.

    Of the 90 men who presented themselves for enlistment yesterday, only 50 were accepted for active service.—The following are the details supplied by the military ...

    Article : 1,259 words
  4. STATE PARLIAMENTS.

    SYDNEY. Wednesday. — In the Legislative Council to-day Mr. Fitzgerald moved the socond reading of the Members of Parliament Agents Bill, which is to prevent ...

    Article : 200 words
  5. INDUSTRIAL.

    A motion was- agreed to at a meeting of the Building Trades Federation that directions should be issued to all affiliated unions that members re[?]sa to wotk with ...

    Article : 197 words
  6. THE RAILWAYS.

    An official return showing the total losses sustained dunng the five years ended June 30,1915, on non-paying railway lines was tabled in the Legislative Assembly ...

    Article : 340 words
  7. NATIONAL EFFICIENCY.

    The Minister for Agriculture (Mr. Hagelt[?]orn) expressed his views on critics of Government undertakings last evening: at the Railways Institute, where a lecture on ...

    Article : 527 words
  8. ITEMS OF INTEREST

    The Federal land and income tax authorities state that so far only a comparatively small number of returns have been received. Taxpayers are required to furnish ...

    Article : 1,332 words
  9. RETURNED SOLDIERS.

    Another contingent of 156 wounded and invalid soldiers is due to arrive to-morrow. The party consists of 97 Victorians, 43 South Australians, and 11 Tasmanians. ...

    Article : 580 words
  10. BORDER RAILWAYS.

    The Royal Commission on Border Railways has recommended the construction of two border railways, namely, from Moama to Moulamein, and from Balranald to ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 548 words
  11. MUNICIPAL NOMINATIONS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 503 words
  12. "SLOWING DOWN" CHARGES.

    SYDNEY. Wednesday.—That "go slow" tactics of slaughtermen at the Homesbush abattoirs are likely to result in serious trouble, with employers was asserted by ...

    Article : 293 words
  13. TECHNICAL EDUCATION.

    A deputation from the council of the Swinburne Technical College asked the Minister for Education (Mr. Lawson) yestetday to place the finances on a sound ...

    Article : 440 words
  14. OVERCROWDING OF TRAINS.

    Sir,—Last evening, by the train leaving Melbourne at 4.37, in our, compartment 17 people were packed—six on each seat and [?]ye standing. This condition prevailed all ...

    Article : 147 words
  15. AGRICULTURAL SHOWS.

    The fortieth annual show of the Corowa pastoral. Agricultural, and Horticultural Society wns held on Tuesday and Wednesday, On Tuesday the show was completely marred by bad weather, but ideal ...

    Article : 253 words
  16. COURSING.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 244 words
  17. SYDNEY DOMAIN DISTURBERS

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.— Charles Sidney Beeby and Charles Reeve were, at the Central Police Court to-day, each fined £2, in default one month's ...

    Article : 248 words
  18. MINISTER AND INTERIECTORS.

    Sir.—I have only now seen the report in "The Argus" of my meeting at Longwarry' last Friday. I make no apology for what I then said about the many ...

    Article : 109 words
  19. SMALL ARMS FACTORY.

    LITHGOW (N.S.W.), Wednesday.— Trouble has arisen in the profiling section at the small arms factory, and none of the men (about 30) engaged in that section ...

    Article : 136 words
  20. ALLEGED CAMP THEFTS.

    BENDIGO, Wednesday, —In the Supreme Court to-day, before Mr. Justice A. Beckctt, [?]men, were presented on charges of the larceny of goods from the Bendigo military camp, the accused being ...

    Article : 660 words
  21. Display Advertising

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    Advertising : 346 words
  22. RED CROSS SOCIETY.

    A cable message has been received from Mr. Hayward. Australian commissioner at Cairo, stating that Red Cross comforts have been of the greatest benefit during ...

    Article : 274 words
  23. SIX O'CLOCK CLOSING.

    At a meeting held at the Church of Christ, St. George's road, North Fitzroy, on Tuesday, under the auspices of the, Women's Temperance Union, Mrs. Barton, the ...

    Article : 209 words
  24. MILITARY DONATIONS.

    The Minister for Defence (Senator Pearce) has received the following donations for the endowment of cots at the Caulfield Military Hospital:—East Caulfield branch Red Cross Society, £25; ...

    Article : 106 words
  25. ROBBED AT PISTOL'S POINT.

    The story of a successful [?]empt at robbery under arms was told to the police on Tuesday evening by Arthur Barton, a Jeweller, living at [?] Berry street, Fast Melbourine. At about halfr past ...

    Article : 284 words
  26. VOICE FROM THE RANKS.

    Sir,—A man is almost happier away from his country these days. To return after 18 months' service, and hear these parasites of our own fair land lifting their whi[?]ing ...

    Article : 320 words
  27. UNION SECRETARIES.

    Sir,—I have followed with interest the controversy between Mosra Gordon Webber and James Miller. I have no desire to dwell upon the contentions of either ...

    Article : 101 words
  28. ROLLS OF HONOUR.

    At the Congregational Church, Broadway. Oakleigh, on Sunday morning an honour board, containing the names of 27 young men who have passed through the Sunday school and church, was ...

    Article : 152 words
  29. MILITARY PROMOTIONS.

    A cable message has been received by Mr. Alex. Purnell, of. Noble street, Newtown (Geelong), notilying the promotion of his son O[?]nond to captain's rank. Captain Purnell entered camp at ...

    Article : 178 words
  30. CLERICAL EXAMINATIONS.

    Sir,—I was a candidate at the clerical examination held at the Masonic Hall on the 10th and l1th inst. Although I was in the second back row, and under the ...

    Article : 111 words
  31. BAND INSTRUMENTS WANTED.

    The Minister for Defence (Senator Pearce) intinuited yesterday, that through the kindness of some Australians, a number of musical instruments had been supplied for the use of members ...

    Article : 116 words
  32. Classified Advertising

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    Advertising : 561 words
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