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  2. DESTRUCTIVE CYCLONE.

    PERTH, Sunday.—The jetty at Port Samson, the port of Roebourne, was totally destroyed by a cyclone on Wednesday, and the town of Ro[?]bourne was also extensively ...

    Article : 105 words
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    Advertising : 305 words
  4. COUNTRY NEWS.

    The Ballarat Woollen and Worsted Company is finding trade dull. Arrangements are being made for the employees to take their holidays in turn instead of reducing the staff. ...

    Article : 452 words
  5. THE COUNTRY PAGE

    Having produced large crops of tomatoes, growers in the northern districts find themselves unable to obtain payable prices [?]or their produce. Their plight is, ...

    Article : 1,764 words
  6. SEASON'S WHEAT.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 359 words
  7. WARRNAMBOOL.

    The Chamber of Commerce is joining with the agricultural society to make a display in connection with Country Promotion Week. Mr. M. Saltan, M.L.C., and Mr. J. W. Younger ...

    Article : 135 words
  8. GOVERNOR OF TASMANIA.

    LAUNCESTON, Saturday. — His Excellency the Governor (Sir James O'Grady), accompanied by his daughters, Mrs. Kerr Cameron and Miss O'Grady, paid an ...

    Article : 111 words
  9. DANDENONG.

    While preparing to go to bed, the daughter, aged 17 years, of a Dandenong resident was startled by the appearance of a man at her bedroom window. Her screams brought her ...

    Article : 82 words
  10. OTHER DISTRICTS.

    BEAUFORT.—The Beaufort central school is in the hands of the builders for extension. The classes will be conducted in other buildings in the town. — The ...

    Article : 1,786 words
  11. DATLESFORD.

    Jubilee Lake has been declared a sanctuary under the Games Act. Mr. Michael Council, aged 62 years, who died recently, was one of the oldest members of the ...

    Article : 323 words
  12. UPPER YARRA REGATTA.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 1,563 words
  13. BENDIGO AND DISTRICT.

    The mayor of Bendigo (Councillor E. M. Vain[?]), who is chairman of the sewerage authority, has interviewed the Premier (Mr. Allan), and urged that a judge be appointed to investigate the ...

    Article : 537 words
  14. KORUMBURRA.

    "The Korumburra Shire Council has decided to take proceedings against motorists breaking the speed limit of the townships in the shire. The limit is 15 miles an hour. ...

    Article : 186 words
  15. TRANSPORTING THE CROP.

    Record progress has been made this year by the Railways department in transporting the wheat harvest from country centres to the seaport, and it is estimated that ...

    Article : 157 words
  16. PEAR EXPORT EXPERIMENT.

    SHEPPARTON, Sunday.—At a well-attended meeting of the Shepparton Irrigators' Association on Saturday afternoon, presided over by Mr. E. J. Rule, president, ...

    Article : 235 words
  17. KYNETON.

    Mr. Eric T[?]ll[?] of Kyneton, has purchased the solicitor's practice of Mr. C. M. Stoddart, of Mansfield. The Postmaster-General's departmental officers ...

    Article : 43 words
  18. MILDURA.

    A certain quality of sultanas s[?]d at about £4/4/ net to the grower after cartage to the distillery and other expenses were' paid, states Mr. A[?] Chong, of The Crescent, Mildura, grower and ...

    Article : 149 words
  19. GE[?]LONG AND DISTRICT.

    The annual picnic of the auctioneers and estate agents will be held at Torquay on February 11. The clerks have been asked to arrange the sports programme, and with this object have appointed a ...

    Article : 817 words
  20. WEST GIPPSLAND ROADS.

    "Transport facilities in some of the districts I visited are something appalling; until I saw them I had no idea of the enormous difficulties confronting the ...

    Article : 500 words
  21. ROCHESTER.

    The shire council has received a letter from the Commonwealth Klectric Supply Co. asking permission to increase its electric charges for supply at Rochester. The proposed increases, ...

    Article : 55 words
  22. WONTHAGGI WATER SUPPLY.

    "The commission will investigate the matter until it is able to give Wonthaggi a good water supply," said the chairman of the State Rivers and Water Supply ...

    Article : 181 words
  23. SALE.

    The Railways Commissioners have decided to give a further trial of early morning [?] from Ma[?]a to Melbourne on Saturday mornings in connection with metropolitan sporting fixtures ...

    Article : 92 words
  24. SHEPPARTON.

    At the annual meeting on Saturday night of the Shepparton Mechanics' Institute and Free Library, the following were elected to the committee,—Dr. Grutzner, and Messrs A. E. Date, ...

    Article : 190 words
  25. INFANTILE PARALYSIS.

    AUCKLAND (N.Z.), Sunday.—In the Auckland Province 42 cases of infantile paralysis has been reported to date. Five children have died. The cases include four ...

    Article : 84 words
  26. SWAN HILL.

    Mr. Wise, a sleeper-cutter on the Balranald-Mountamein line, gashed his leg severely when his a[?]e slipped. He had to be taken to the Swan Hill Hospital more than 40 miles away. ...

    Article : 255 words
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    Advertising : 139 words
  28. Preston Club.

    The retaining wall of Lake Edwards, which recently burst, thereby draining the lake, is being repaired by the Preston Council at an expense of £1,000. The Preston Rowing Club hope to be ab[?] ...

    Article : 331 words
  29. WANGARATTA.

    The Londrigan (North Wangaratta) branch of the Victorian Farmers' Union has altered its name to Wangaratta, branch. Mr. W. Swan has been re-elected president. The branch decided to urge ...

    Article : 314 words
  30. SAGO OR TAPIOCA?

    Sir,—The Public Health department has issued notices that persons asking for sago must be supplied with that commodity, and not s[?]ed tapioca. We have informed the ...

    Article : 137 words
  31. THE RIVERINA.

    In the Albury Police Court on Saturday Frederick Walsh was charged with having stolen, on January 2[?], at Newmarket, Albury, [?] eggs, valued at 6/, the property of James Ringwood. He was fined ...

    Article : 592 words
  32. WANGARATTA REUNION.

    The annual reunion of [?] Wangara[?]ta residents now living in Methourne will take place at Ches[?]a to-day. It is expected that about 2,000 persons will be present, and the mayor ...

    Article : 56 words
  33. SOLDIER SETTLERS' COMPLAINTS.

    The newly formed Castlefield Progress Association, [?]gurated to promote the [?] of the soldier [?] on the Ca[?]field [?] complained to the [?] Conn[?] on Thursday ...

    Article : 221 words
  34. WARRACKNABEAL.

    Dissatisfaction has been expressed at the classification recently made by the Fire Underwriters' Association for the insurance rates in Warrack[?]beal. Part of the town which has a better water ...

    Article : 270 words
  35. NEW INSOLVENTS.

    Alfred George B[?]tt, Albion street, East Br[?]swick, [?] manufacturer. Causes of in[?]ency—Losses in busine[?]s and pressure of [?]. Liabiliti[?] [?] 7.10; assts. £1,20[?]/19[?]: su[?]plu[?], £708/9[?]6. Mr. ...

    Article : 65 words
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