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  3. RAILWAY ELECTRIFICATION.

    Mr. C. H. Merz, who was chiefly responsible for the scheme for the electrification of the suburban railways, arrived in Australia by the Euripides after an absence of ...

    Article : 222 words
  4. WAR GRATUITY.

    Estimates as to what the war gratuity which it is suggested should be paid to members of the A.I.F. will cost vary from £8,000,000 to £25,000,000. Nobody, except ...

    Article : 1,069 words
  5. VICE-REGAL.

    Their Excellencies the Governor-General and Lady Helen Munro Ferguson, attended by Captain the Hon. B. Clifford and Captain C. R. Duncan, A.D.C., attended the ...

    Article : 176 words
  6. FATHER KILLS CHILDREN.

    SYDNEY, Sunday.—A revolting tragedy occurred at Balmain last night, when,Raymond Bede Flenady, 30 years of age, killed his two children, Letitia and Marguerite, ...

    Article : 342 words
  7. NATIONALIST CAMPAIGN.

    The Federal-elections campaign will not open formally until the Prime Minister (Mr. Hughes) delivers his policy speech at Bendigo on October 30, but the ...

    Article : 434 words
  8. THE PARLIAMENTS.

    Both Houses of the Federal Parliament will meet to-morrow afternoon. By Friday, when it is expected the session will be brought to a close, a programme will have ...

    Article : 325 words
  9. TO THE EDITOR OF THE ARGUS.

    Sir,—The people travelling on, the Brighton-Essendon line were promised a much improved service when the electric trains ran, but the promised improvement has not ...

    Article : 105 words
  10. PERSONAL.

    General Viscount Allenby, who was commander-in-chief in the campaign in Palestine, has been appointed High Commissioner, in Egypt. ...

    Article : 922 words
  11. BRAWL IN HEIDELBERG ROAD.

    Inflamed by drink, a party of young men who travelled,to Ivanho[?] in a cab late last night,after attacking a householder, began to fight among themselves, and the melee ...

    Article : 433 words
  12. DROWNED IN THE SURF.

    Buffeted by the waves when it was blown suddenly broadside on to the surf near Aspendale beach on Saturday afternoon, a fishing boat, in which were two men and ...

    Article : 312 words
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  14. The Argus.

    "I am in the place where I 'am demanded of conscience to speak the truth, and therefore the truth I speak, impugn it whoso list." ...

    Article : 22 words
  15. WEEK-END IN SYDNEY.

    SYDNEY, Sunday.—The parting of the ways has not yet come literally for the Prime Minister (Mr. Hughes) and the director of the Caucus campaign (Mr. Ryan). ...

    Article : 369 words
  16. TO CORRESPONDENTS.

    Every letter must be accompained 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 : 115 words
  17. UPPER MURRAY WEIR.

    ALBURY (N.S.W.). Saturday.—All the preliminary survey work having been completed in connection with the great UpperMurray weir; six miles above Albury, it is ...

    Article : 171 words
  18. MONDAY, OCTOBER 20, 1919.

    The report of the Economies Commission, published on Saturday last, is painful, but it will not be surprising. Ordinary people from day to ...

    Article : 1,889 words
  19. SCARCITY OF TRUCKS.

    In the Legislative Assembly last Thursday Mr. Hogan (Cau., Warrenheip) said that because trucks were not available 6,000 bags of potatoes were held at ...

    Article : 171 words
  20. BOXING PATRONS STRIKE.

    SYDNEY, Sunday.—A novel strike was witnessed in Sydney during the weekend. Several thousand people, who attended the Stadium to see the conflict ...

    Article : 124 words
  21. TROOPS RETURNING.

    The s.s. Euripides, with Victorian and Tasmanian troops, is expected to reach Port Melbourne at 10 o'clock this morning. On disembarking the men will he conveyed ...

    Article : 198 words
  22. MAILS OUTWARD.

    The closing times shown hereunder are for Elisabeth street P.O. Mails close at the G.P.O. twenty minutes later, unless otherwise stated. Late fees at G.P.O. and Elizabeth street as follows;- ...

    Article : 446 words
  23. Mr.Tudor and Old-Age Pensions.

    Speaking in response to the toast of "The Federal Parliament," on Saturday evening at a social evening held by the Wharf Labourers' Union, the leader of the ...

    Article : 312 words
  24. ADMINISTRATION OF SAMOA.

    WELLINGTON (N.Z.), Saturday. The House of Representatives spent hours considering bills providing for the acceptance of the Samoan mandate giving power ...

    Article : 236 words
  25. RACING ON ST. KILDA ROAD.

    The police have always been indefatigable in their attempts to set a trap to match a motorist. The driver of a car who proudly "speeds up" along St. Kilda road stands ...

    Article : 273 words
  26. TO THE EDITOR OF THE ARGUS.

    Sir,—I enlisted in Melbourne early in 1915, and arrived on the Peninsula in time to "stop one," with the result that I was marked "Cl"—that is home service. I was ...

    Article : 195 words
  27. FOOTBALL DISTURBANCE.

    Disgraceful scenes marked the final match for the Junior Football Premiership between Footseray and Williamstown at the East Melbourne ground on Saturday ...

    Article : 388 words
  28. TO THE EDITOR OF THE ARGUS.

    Sir,—It a man enlisted to do a job for his country I think it is "up to him" to stop dragging it up before the eyes of the people, as some are doing over the war gratuity. ...

    Article : 246 words
  29. STRIKE AT SUGARLOAF.

    A telegram was received by the Water Commission on Saturday to the effect that work had been suspended on the Sugarloaf reservoir construction on account of a strike ...

    Article : 112 words
  30. TRANSFER OF CAPITAL.

    At its meeting on Saturday the central council of the Victorian Farmers' Union agreed:- "That the central council of the V.F.U. opposes ...

    Article : 88 words
  31. WILLS AND ESTATES.

    Mary Ann film, of Reaconsfield parade st. Kilda, widow, who died on February 17. left by wllt dated November, 11, 1918, tral ritual at. 1,500. and pomonal property valued nt JC Xt9 to her duathter. ...

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  32. THREATENED MAN'S DEATH.

    PERTH, Sunday.—Information has been received that a fireman named Dixie, of the Slide steamer Bambra, was found dead under the jetty at Derby on October 14 with ...

    Article : 72 words
  33. CONCRETE HOUSE EXPERIMENT.

    SYDNEY, Sunday.—The Minister for Housing (Mr. Hall) opened at Matraville on Saturday afternoon the first concrete house built under the State housing ...

    Article : 170 words
  34. THE CANBERRA SANCTUARY.

    Sir,—I see Mr. Watt, our Federal Treasurer, wishes to get away to a Federal capital in the bush—far from the madding crowd, and especially out of reach of press ...

    Article : 182 words
  35. COAL WINCHMEN CEASE WORK.

    Winchmen employed on the vessels discharging coal at Melbourne ceased work on Saturday morning while negotiations for an adjustment of their grievance were in ...

    Article : 185 words
  36. CHRISTMAS MAIL FOR LONDON.

    The Christmas letter mail for United Kingdom will be despatehed by the Ceramic, Oct.31, and is expected to arrive in London Dec. 17. ...

    Article : 28 words
  37. CLERGYMEN IMPOSED UPON.

    During the past few weeks several clergymen in the city and suburbs have suffered at the hands of a plausible visitor, who has obtained from them sums ranging from 5/ ...

    Article : 113 words
  38. LAW NOTICES.—(This Day).

    HIGH COURT.—In Third Civil Court,—Before Mr. Justice Barton. Mr. Justice Isaacs. Mr. Justice Duffy, and Mr. Justice Rich.—At 10.30—Motions: Porta v. Hauser, Ali Gunee Khan v. Fawaz. ...

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  39. TO THE EDITOR OF THE ARGUS.

    Sir,—In "The Argus" of October 17 I read with disgust' a letter signed by "Englishman." An an Englishman also I would like to remind him that a gratuity is ...

    Article : 158 words
  40. ALLEGED MURDER OF TRAPPER.

    MILKS (Q.), Saturday.—Evidence was concluded in the police court last evening in the case in which Harry Alterator is charged with having wilfully murdered ...

    Article : 117 words
  41. SEVEN FLUNG FROM MOTOR-CAR.

    SYDNEY,Sunday.—Shortly after midnight last night a motor-car which was being driven along King street, Newtown, swerved and crashed into a verandah post. ...

    Article : 69 words
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  43. SUDDEN DEATH IN TRAIN.

    BALLARAT, Sunday.—While travelling by train to Geelong on Saturday Mr. J. J. Peart, news agent, of Sebastopol, collapsed when near Warrenheip, and died before ...

    Article : 77 words
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