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  2. NORTHERN TERRITORY.

    The Minister for Home and Territories (Mr. Glynn) announced yesterday that he had arranged with Mr. Stanlforth Smith to go to the Northtern territory as deputy ...

    Article : 258 words
  3. SOLDIERS' LEAGUE.

    Included in the motions agreed to at the sittings yesterday of the Federal executive of the Returned Sailors and Soldiers' Imperial League was one expressing the ...

    Article : 196 words
  4. TROUBLE IN EGYPT.

    Serious rioting has taken place in Alexandria. It followed midday prayers at a mosque which is notorious as a centre of sedition. The trouble began when the ...

    Article : 175 words
  5. BAST-WEST RAILWAY STRIKE

    The strike on the east-west rsiliway was brought under the notice of Mr. Justice Powers in the Commonwealth Arbitration Court yesterday morning, and in the ...

    Article : 464 words
  6. REQUESTS TO MR. HUGHES.

    Amongst a number of mattere brought before the Prime Minister (Mr. Hughes) by his constituents before be left Bendigo for Melbourne yesterday was a request that ...

    Article : 414 words
  7. LABOUR IN AMERICA.

    Half a million of the miners employed in the bituminous coal industry of the United States are about to go out on strike owing to the refusal of the mine owners to ...

    Article : 193 words
  8. FEDERAL ELECTIONS.

    Mr. J. F. Guthric and Brigadier-General Elliott, two of the three Nationalist candidates for the Senate, opened the campaign before a sympathetic audience in the ...

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  9. ANTI-BOLSHEVIK CAMPAIGN.

    It is rrported from Berlin that General Yudenitch, commanding the Russian noth-west army, in a communication dated October 27, states that the attack on ...

    Article : 171 words
  10. FARMERS AND MR. RODGERS.

    HORSHAM, Friday.—Arigine from the reported opposition by branches of the Farmers' Union to the candidature of Mr. Rodgers, M.H.H., a representative meeting ...

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  11. WHEAT GUARANTEE.

    Commenting yesterday on the announcement by the Prime Minister (Mr. Hughes) that, the gurantee for the 1920-21 crop would be 5/ at country sidings, the ...

    Article : 97 words
  12. Exchange of Prisoners.

    Reports have reached Helsingfors that General Denikin's forces are again advancing towards Moscow, have gained an important victory, and have recaptured ...

    Article : 80 words
  13. FIUME PROBLEM.

    Tu connection with the difficulty over Flume, it is announced from Washington that the United Slates has conceded points to the Italian Foreign Minister (Signor ...

    Article : 93 words
  14. INTERNATIONAL LABOUR.

    An international conference of working women has met in Washigton for the first time. Delegates of 12 countries are present. The object of the conference is to consider ...

    Article : 66 words
  15. AN EXCITING ARREST.

    An arrest in exciting circumstances was made in Malvern road, South Yarra, by Detetives Bruce and Olbolm at about half-past 5 o'clock yesterday morning. They ...

    Article : 369 words
  16. SYDNEY INQUIRY.

    SYDNEY, Friday.—Before the Wheat Commission to-day, Mr. Rupert Jesse Coombs, acting manager of Smith and Co., sack metchants, was questioned by Mr. ...

    Article : 413 words
  17. TAXATION IN BRITAIN.

    The Houle of Lord has by 52 votes to 13 rejected Lord Buckmaster's moiton in favour of icreased taxation. The Lord Chancellor. (Lord Birkenhead) said that ...

    Article : 69 words
  18. WAR-TIME REGULATIONS.

    The Attorney-General (Sir Gordon Howart), in the House of Commons, on Tuesday, moved the second reading of the War Emergency Laws Continuance Bill. He ...

    Article : 285 words
  19. HONOURING THE SLAIN.

    In the House of Commons, Colonel Ashley, member for the Fylde division of Lancastine, has given notice that he will ask the Prime Minister whether, with a view ...

    Article : 118 words
  20. TROOPS RETURNING.

    The transport Berrima will berth at No. 3 Victoria Dock at half past 10 to-morrow. Relatives are advise to meet the men at the depot. No motor-cars will be ...

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  21. P. & O. Company's Dividend.

    For the year ended September 30, the directors of the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Co. Ltd. have declared a dividend of 12 per cent. free of tax on the ...

    Article : 79 words
  22. CITY COUNCIL ELECTIONS.

    Nomination papers for the vacancies in the Melbourne City Council caused by the retirement through effixion of time of eitht councillors, one from each war were ...

    Article : 315 words
  23. King of Belgians in America.

    King Albert, King of the Belgians, in an address to the American House of Representatives in Washington destribed the American army as the dicisive factor in ...

    Article : 87 words
  24. RIOTS IN GERMANY.

    Reports have been received in Paris from Germany of Spattucist disturbances in Elberield and Casse. The disorder threatens to extend to other centres. ...

    Article : 48 words
  25. VICTORIAN FLAX.

    Interesting insight into the possibilities of the cultivation of flax in Victorian was gained by a party of members of the State House, which visited the picturesque ...

    Article : 357 words
  26. Lord Jellicoe's Tour.

    In the House of Commons I[?]eut. Colonel Kenworthy (Independent Liberal) asked what would be the cost of Lord Jellicoe's tour, and whether it was necessary to ...

    Article : 105 words
  27. PRICES IN BRITAIN.

    The Profiteering Committee of the House of Commons has resumed its work, having refused to accept the Government's view that it would not serve any useful purpose. ...

    Article : 80 words
  28. FLIGHT TO AUSTRALIA.

    The next aeroplane to set out in a few days on the flight to Australia is an Alliance machine, fitted with a 450 h.p. Napier-Lion engine, with a range of 3,000 ...

    Article : 174 words
  29. DEMAND FOR LAND

    Judging by the records in the office of the Registrar of Titles (Mr. Templeton), the demand for real property in Victoria is greater to-day than at any other period ...

    Article : 451 words
  30. THE WHEAT POOL.

    Sir,—The Prime Minister, in Bendigo last night, made certain statements in reference to a guarantee on the wheat crop fur 1920-21 and also referred to the sale of 3,000,000 ...

    Article : 176 words
  31. PROHIBITION IN AMERICA.

    Hy a vote of 46 to 38, the United States Senate adjourned other business in order to consider the Presidential veto of lim Prohibition Enforcement Bill. The Senate ...

    Article : 115 words
  32. RETIRING LORD MAYOR.

    Arranged by the Victorian protestant Federation (Melbourne branch), a meeting of the citizens of Melbourne will be held in the Town Hall to-night to show their ...

    Article : 68 words
  33. STATE REVENUE.

    For the month ending yesterday the revenue for Victoria showed an increase in every department, with the exception of excise, as compared with October, 1918. ...

    Article : 218 words
  34. AIR FORCE SCANDALS.

    At the resumption of the inquiry into Lady Violet Douglas Pennanl's allegations of air force scandal, witnesses denied that there was immorality at Hurst Park camp. ...

    Article : 59 words
  35. TARIFF AND PRODUCERS.

    Sir,—It surely ought to be encouraging to producers to read the Prime Minister's empatic statement as to the need for the production of vastly greater qualities of ...

    Article : 558 words
  36. GENERAL CABLES.

    Through an explosion and fire in a coal mine at Steubenville, Ohio, in the United States, twenty men have lost their live. An official investigation into what was ...

    Article : 234 words
  37. GALA DAY AT GEELONG.

    GEELONG, Friday.—Although Geelong raised over £100,000 for patriotic fluids during the war the citizens are not yet Satisfied, and to-day a determined attempt was ...

    Article : 555 words
  38. THE PROTESTANT FEDERATION.

    Sir,—"Welsh" and "Thimbscrew" and another have been urging the Protestant Federation to awake and do something. I take it that your correspondents see a ...

    Article : 156 words
  39. Passenger Steamer Sunk.

    The steamer City of Muskegon, plying on Lake Michigan, in the United States, while cntering harbour, struck a pier and sank in four minutes. Three passengers and seven ...

    Article : 59 words
  40. Warships and Commerce.

    The First Lord of the Admiralty (Mr. Wolter Long) has made it known that he approves of the suggestion that warships sailing abroad should carry commercial ...

    Article : 45 words
  41. FLINDERS STREET CLOAKROOM.

    Eight of the cloakroom porters at Flinders street station are under suspension as the outcome of inquiries which have led to the belief that considerably leas revenue ...

    Article : 178 words
  42. REPATRIATION.

    The Water commission is making available about 40 irrigation blocks at Swan Hill, the area averaging from 13 to 42 acres. The land is of excellent quality, and ...

    Article : 151 words
  43. Death of Ella Wheeler Wilcox.

    The death has taken place at Newhaven, Caphectiul of the popular American aauthoriees, Ella Wheeler Weilcox. [Mrs. Wilcox, formerly Miss Ella ...

    Article : 147 words
  44. ENTERTAINMENTS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 155 words
  45. WIMMERA.

    WARRACKNABEAL, Friday. — There was a large audience at McCombc's Hall to-night, when Mr. S. Sampson gave his opening address. The chair was occupied ...

    Article : 352 words
  46. MEMORIAL PLAYGROUND.

    A carnival was opened last night at the grounds of the Brickwood street, Elsternwick, State school, to raise funds for equipping a playground for the children of the ...

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  47. A.I.F. CRICKET TEAM.

    WELINGTON (N.Z.), Friday. — The New Zealand Cricket Council has arranged for a visit by the Australian soldiers' cricket team, which is now in South Africa. ...

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  48. LADY TALBOT MILK INSTITUTE.

    The lady Talbot Milk Instlale announces that on and after Monday, November 3, the supply of milk and ice and nursing supervision on a charitabel basis will be ...

    Article : 76 words
  49. IRISH RACE CONVENTION.

    Dilegates for the Australasian Irish Race Convention, to be held in the Auditorium on Monday, are arriving, and include representatives from all parts of the ...

    Article : 216 words
  50. PILFERING FROM RAILWAYS.

    William D. Scott. and Arthur H. Li[?] two young been employed by the Railways department, were charged with having, on October 1. stolen two parents of shoes, valued at £[?] which had ...

    Article : 107 words
  51. Graves in France.

    In view of the numbe of visits by Australiarns to the graves of soldiers in France, the Red Cross Society suggests that owing to the panelty of accommodation the ...

    Article : 124 words
  52. SALVATION ARMY APPEAL.

    At a sitting of the Federal executive of the Returned Sailors and Soldiers' Imperial League yesterday a motion was unanously agreed to ...

    Article : 90 words
  53. MAN LOST OVERBOARD.

    TOWNSVILLE, Friday. — On the voyage of the s.s. Wyandra south, a returned solider named H. F. Hoskins was lost overboard between Bridnine and Port ...

    Article : 55 words
  54. FRENCH ART EXHIBITION.

    The exhibition of French war pictures which is being held in the town Hall, for the benefit of the blinded soldiers of France, will close to- day, at 4 p. m. ...

    Article : 37 words
  55. Y.M.C.A. CLUB FOR SOLDIERS

    The Y.M.C.A. has declared that ofter Sunday refreshments at the Y. M. C. A. Sailors and Soliders Club-house on St. Kilda road will be supplied only to undischarged A. I. F. men in uniform, men ...

    Article : 91 words
  56. PRICE OF RESIN.

    Sir,—Last week my husband purchased resin (for soap-making) at a country store on the Bacchus Marsh line for 6d. per 1b. This week upon inquiring for 11d. at ...

    Article : 74 words
  57. CAMBERWELL SOLDIERS' MEMORIAL.

    At a largely attened meeting ander the presidency of the mayor of camberwell, held at Davies Bulidings, all present pledged themselves to use every effort to erect a building which would serve ...

    Article : 79 words
  58. The Jutland Battle.

    The first Lord of the Admiralty (Mr. Walter Long) announced in the House of Commons yesterday that an inquiry into the Jutland naval battle was out ...

    Article : 44 words
  59. Classified Advertising

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    Advertising : 12 words
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    Advertising : 24 words
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