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  2. MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS.

    Nominations have closed in practically all cases for the annual municipal elections, which take place on August 25. A list of candidates (which is given below) shows ...

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  4. FEDERAL PARLIAMENT.

    Consideration of the tariff schedule was resumed in committee of the Senate yesterday on division 5—textiles, felts, and furs, and manufactures thereof, and ...

    Article : 2,132 words
  5. INDEX TO ADVERTISEMENTS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 160 words
  6. GEELONG.

    GEELONG, Thursday.—Mr. W. Brownbill, the retiring Labour member for Geelong, opened the campaign in the presence of a large audience it the Strand Theatre ...

    Article : 433 words
  7. POLWARTH.

    COLAC, Thursday.—The Polwarth district electoral council of the Victorian Farmers' Union met to-day and decided not to contest the seat. This means that ...

    Article : 42 words
  8. TO-NIGHT'S MEETINGS.

    DASDENONG.—Mr. Beardsworth (Labour), at Beaconsfield, 8. ESSENDON.—Mr. Ryan (Nationalist), Jones Hall, Sydney road, Moreland. 8. ...

    Article : 45 words
  9. STAWELL AND ARARAT.

    STAWELL, Thursday.—Mr. Frank Brophy, the labour candidate for Stawell and Ararat, opened his campaign at Stawell to-day. He condemned the Lawson ...

    Article : 434 words
  10. THE FARMERS' UNION.

    Sir,—I am a member of the Farmers' Union, and make my living on the land. What percentage of the wheatgrowers who voted for a compulsory pool were members ...

    Article : 239 words
  11. LOWAN.

    HORSHAM, Thursday.— In opening his candidature for Lowan in Horsham tonight Mr.Menzies said that after a rest of nine months, and at the call of ...

    Article : 337 words
  12. THE UNHOLY ALLIANCE.

    Sir,—The electors of Victoria ought to be grateful to Mr. Allen and members of the State Country party for their action in combining with the State Cancus members ...

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  13. STATE PARLIAMENTS.

    ADELAIDE, Thursday.—The no-confidence motion was defeated in the House of Assembly this afternoon by 22 votes to 17. There was, however, never any doubt ...

    Article : 162 words
  14. CUSTOMS METHODS.

    Senator Fairbairn was informed by the Vice-President of the Executive Council (Senator Russell) in the Senate yesterday that the bank rate of exchange was ...

    Article : 99 words
  15. MARYBOROUGH.

    TALBOT, Thursday.— Mr. E. J. Holland, National candidate for Maryborough, addressed a well-attended meeting at Talbot last evening. Councillor A. Gale, ...

    Article : 342 words
  16. GRENVILLE.

    BALLARAT, Thursday.— Mr. G. W. Turner, Nationalist candidate for Grenville, opened his campaign last night in the Buninyong Town Hall. He said that the ...

    Article : 349 words
  17. QUEENSLAND.

    BRISBANE, Thursday.—In the Legislative Assembly to-day Mr. Theodore moved the suspension of the standing orders to permit of the passage of the Appropriation ...

    Article : 354 words
  18. BOTANIC GARDENS PESTS.

    Replying to the complaint made by Mr. J. L. Menzies regarding the shooting of shags in the Botanic Gardens, the curator (Mr. J. Cronin) explained yesterday that ...

    Article : 140 words
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  20. TO THE EDITOR OF THE ARGUS.

    Sir,—In support of the letter of Mr. J. L. Menzies it will not be out of place for me to say that my council has been endeavouring for some time past to have ...

    Article : 89 words
  21. SIGNALLING FROM THE A[?].

    For six months a signalling school has been practising at Maribyrnong under Major T.J. Farrow. A demonstration given in the presence of the director of ...

    Article : 216 words
  22. WOMEN WORKERS' AWARD.

    ADELAIDE, Thursday.—The Board of Industry, in a statement issued to-day, fixed the living wage for adult female employees in the metropolitan area at £1/15/ ...

    Article : 176 words
  23. THE REAL ISSUE.

    Sir,—At the meeting of the Protestant Federation the Rev. Walter Albiston said that Bible reading in State schools was not "a side issue" that the "side issue" ...

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  24. DUTY ON HOSIERY.

    Sir,—Mr. J. O. Rigby asks for "proof" that any "decent" quantities of cotton stockings have already been manufactured in Australia. It will evidently be news ...

    Article : 213 words
  25. "BACK TO CRESWICK."

    A "Back to Creswick" movement has been decided upon, and is now being organised. The celebrations will commence on Saturday, November 5. and will continue until ...

    Article : 219 words
  26. TO THE EDITOR OF THE ARGUS.

    Sir,—We are in a position to give Mr. Rigby the proof he requires regarding the manufacture of cotton hosiery in Australia. Our plant is engaged exclusively ...

    Article : 156 words
  27. BAKER EARNS OVER £11 A WEEK.

    That it is possible for a baker to earn a surprisingly high wage was shown in a case heard befon. Mr. A. A. Kelley, P.M., and Messrs. Cohen and Lee, J.P.'s at the Prahran Court on ...

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  28. FATAL FALL DOWNSTAIRS.

    Mrs. Annie Holland, an elderly woman, of 58 Curzon street, North Melbourne, fell down some [?] early on Wednesday morning. She was taken to the Melbourne Hospital, but was found to be dead ...

    Article : 46 words
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