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  2. PERSONAL.

    Mr. W. Mclver, chairman of the Closer Sottlement Board, was yesterday formally notified by the public service commissioner of his appointment as secretary for lands, ...

    Article : 970 words
  3. KITCHENER FLAG.

    Mr. J. P. Morgan, of Wall street, New York, took 5,000 tickets in the Kitchener flag art union, and won =£1. Mr. C. H. Lear, of [?] South A[?]drey street, Brunswick, ...

    Article : 503 words
  4. AUSTRALIAN WHEAT.

    The failure of the Australian Wheat Board to dispose of the surplus grain has given cause for grave concern, and as the outcome of a meeting of the board ...

    Article : 686 words
  5. "RATIONING" IMPORTS.

    "We are at war, and the Government has to take strong measures in war time," said the Minister, for Trade and Customs (Mr. Jensen) yesterday. "The Government must ...

    Article : 1,237 words
  6. DRIFT TO THE CITY.

    DONALD, Thursday.—Representations made to the Minister for Railways (Mr. Bar[?]es) to-day in favour of referring to the Railways Standing Committee proposals to ...

    Article : 747 words
  7. Classified Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 1,020 words
  8. RED CROSS GOODS PILLAGED.

    A disgraceful instance of pillage of Red Cross goods consigned by rail has come under the notice of the Australian Red Cross Society. ...

    Article : 272 words
  9. "The [?]rgus[?]

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 177 words
  10. COAL FOR VICTORIA.

    That Mr. Hughes had definitely assured the Railways Commissioners that Victoria would be reimbursed for the extra cost entailed in bringing coal overland from New ...

    Article : 266 words
  11. HARBOUR TRUST FINANCES.

    When the State Treasurer (Mr. Mcpherson) recently criticised the finances of the Melbourne Harbour Trust the commissioners [?]eplied that the comparisons drawn by ...

    Article : 504 words
  12. AUSTRALIA'S "DIGGER."

    An officer just back from the front relates that the first question asked by an Americanised German prisoner was, "Say[?] why do they call the Australians 'Diggers'?[?] ...

    Article : 353 words
  13. Display Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 25 words
  14. ENGINEERS' STRIKE.

    The conference between the parties concerned in the engineers' strike will be resumed this afternoon, at 4[?] o'clock. When the final returns[?] of the engineers' ...

    Article : 223 words
  15. TO CORRESPONDENTS.

    Every letter must be accompanied by the name and address of the writer, not necessarily for publication, but as a guarantee of good faith. Correspondents are requested to inform the ...

    Article : 71 words
  16. FRIDAY, AUGUST 30, 1918

    A well-remembered Labour member of the Victorian Legislative Assembly, Mr. John Hancock, was once constrained— to his own great astonishment, as he ...

    Article : 2,183 words
  17. AU REVOIR TO SERGEANT RYAN, M.L.A.

    On the eve of his departure from Australia to join the Railway Unit in France, Sergeant Thomas Ryan, M. L. A., was last evening entertained by the citizens of ...

    Article : 279 words
  18. AUSTRALIA IN AMERICA.

    Mr. H. Y. Braddon, superintendent in Sydney of Dalgety and Co., who has been appointed to represent Australian interests in America, will leave for San Francisco on ...

    Article : 213 words
  19. MAILS OUTWARD.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 220 words
  20. RETURNING INVALIDS.

    Invalided soldiers of list "A" will disembark at Port Melbourne at half-past 9 o'clock on Sunday morning. The names of the Victorians in the list were published ...

    Article : 252 words
  21. MUNITION WORKERS.

    Up to June 30 2,662 munition workers and 2,21[?] navvies from Australia had been disembarked in England for employment on munition and war work. In addition, 124 ...

    Article : 425 words
  22. MORWELL TRAGEDY.

    Reports received at the Criminal Investigation department indicate that Charles James Whitelaw, a farmer, of Morwell, for whose arrest a warrant has been issued in ...

    Article : 257 words
  23. WAR PRICES FOR PAPER.

    An interesting and somewhat amusing letter was[?] received by the publisher of "The Argus" from an agent in a country town referring to the inerease in the price of the ...

    Article : 429 words
  24. FLINDERS STREET TRAFFIC.

    In giving evidence before the Traffic Con gestion Board at the Town Hall yesterday Councillor F. J. Skinner, president of the Master Carriers' Association, advocated the ...

    Article : 193 words
  25. ARTS AND CRAFTS.

    The Arts and Crafts Exhibition has secured the upstair rooms in the Fine Art Society's galleries, Alf red place, Collins street, for its show this year. Lady Stanley ...

    Article : 226 words
  26. CITY ADMINISTRATION.

    A special committee appointed by the City Council to inquire into possibilities of economy in city administration has completed portion of its labours. Several ...

    Article : 86 words
  27. STATE INSURANCE OFFICE CHARGES.

    "To criticise the State insurance office because it received from one of its clients a larger amount in premiurns than it disbursed in benefits is manifestly unfair," ...

    Article : 251 words
  28. INCOME TAX RETURNS.

    Reports received from the taxation authorities indicate that many taxpayers have not yet supplied particulars of their incomes during the year ended June 30, ...

    Article : 185 words
  29. "YOUR MONEY OR YOUR LIFE."

    Complaint was made to the police yesterday by a woman resident of East Malvern that atter alighting from a tram at the corner of Burke road and High street ...

    Article : 155 words
  30. LABOUR PARTY'S BALLOT.

    SYDNEY, Thursday.— Strong condemnation was offered at the Trades Hall to-day to the form of the ballot which is being taken to determine the Labour party's ...

    Article : 130 words
  31. LAW NOTICES.—(This Day).

    COMMONWEALTH ARBITRATION COURT.—In T[?]rd Civil Court[?]—Before Mr. Justice Powers, at [?]st 10.—Commonwealth Public Service Cleri[?] Association v. Commonwealth Post and ...

    Article : 93 words
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