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  2. THE NAN ON THE LAND.

    In answer to an enquiry on Friday, the General Manager or the Government Produce Department (Mr. G. A. W. Pope) stated that following upon the ...

    Article : 341 words
  3. ELECTRICAL ENERGY.

    "A scheme on a big scale is being placed before the public to give South Australia the immense benefits derivable from the economic treatment of the vast deposits ...

    Article : 1,296 words
  4. NOTES AND QUERIES.

    From W. REX. PORTER:—My letter of February 2 appears to have caused quiet a breeze. I made it clear that in the maiden tub race and senior fours ...

    Article : 491 words
  5. SHIPPING.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 1,225 words
  6. NEWS FROM THE COUNTRY.

    The nomenclature of the district is very picaresque, because many ol the, musical sounding native names have been retained, and those given by the early settlers, who were mostly people of ...

    Article : 1,480 words
  7. PROHIBITION.

    From the REV. AMBROSE ROBERTS:—Absence in the country has rendered impossible an [?] reply to Mr. Hyland. In his letter of February 6 there is nothing ...

    Article : 775 words
  8. WALLAROO ITEMS.

    WALLARRO, February 8—Shipping has lackened slightly this week, but it has been busy time. The Japanese steamer Brazil Maru is loading a full [?] of wheat, account ...

    Article : 1,301 words
  9. GRAIN AND DRIED FRUIT.

    Mr. L. H. Freeman is visiting the Commonwealth relatively to the business of distributing and marketing of Australian products in the United Kingdom and ...

    Article : 397 words
  10. EYRE'S PENINSULA.

    From J. G. MOSELEY, M.P.:—It is most satisfactory to find on the closing up of our wheat harvest that the returns are much greater than seemed probable under ...

    Article : 1,449 words
  11. "PRODUCE! PRODUCE!"

    Since the war the slogan in Australia has been "increased production," and farmers generally have responded most loyally to the call for more ...

    Article : 697 words
  12. STRADBROKE.

    From A. T. SAUNDERS:—Respecting Mr. Beetson's letter in Thursday's Register, Mr. Metcalfe died, aged 34, 19/11/49, at his seat, Stradbroke, on Fourth ...

    Article : 516 words
  13. FARM WORK IN OTHER LANDS.

    MAITLAND, February 8.—At the meeting of the local branch of the Agricultural Bureau on Saturday afternoon, Mr. O. W. Jones prodding, Mr. Tossell, M.P. ...

    Article : 396 words
  14. MISCELLANEOUS.

    "BENTINCK."—The only records obtainable are those of South Australia; Elizabeth Woolcock, the last woman handed, was executed on December 30, 1873. 2. The last woman ...

    Article : 775 words
  15. RURAL VOICE.

    MAITLAND, February 8.—The results of the recent crop competition were reported to the meeting of the local branch of the Agricultural Bureau on Saturday, and Mr. W. J. Spafford ...

    Article : 239 words
  16. THE "POOR STOREKEEPER."

    From "DTRANDED):—Your Plains correspondent" is amusing and truthful, re the "poor farmer," but what about the poor storekeeper? Having had ...

    Article : 385 words
  17. TIMBER CONTRACT DISPUTE.

    Vigorous criticism of the arbitrators to-day characterized the remarks of Mr. Cohen, K.C., who, with Mr. Claude Robertson, is appearing for the War ...

    Article : 227 words
  18. COMMONWEALTH RIFLE MATCH.

    The following team has been selected to represent Tasmania in the Commonwealth rifle shooting match, to be ired in Melbourne on March 10:—Messrs. E. ...

    Article : 152 words
  19. GENERAL NEWS.

    The story of George Washington and the hatchet may be apocryphal, but Sir Alfred Pickford and his tomahawk are certainly making history. The famous ...

    Article : 262 words
  20. "SAVE THE CHILDREN" FUND.

    Mr. D. P. McGuire, honorary official lecturer of the "Save the Children" Fund, returned, to Adelaide on Thursday evening from a successful tour in the middle ...

    Article : 53 words
  21. ST. PATRICK'S DAY.

    St. Patrick's Day sports and national concert will be held this year on March 17, at the Exhibition. Oval and Hall. The sports comprise a Sheffield handicap and ...

    Article : 54 words
  22. WOMAN'S FATAL FRIGHT.

    Mrs, James Firth, a middle-aged woman (of Somerville), was killed by a special race train from Mornington on Thursday night at the Mooroodue crossing. She ...

    Article : 131 words
  23. RETIREMENT OF BLIN K.C.

    Mr. Henry Studdy Theobald, K.C., the blind Master in Lunacy, is retiring from his post after 15 years' service in English Law Courts. Mr. Thobald, who is 75. ...

    Article : 78 words
  24. SOLICITOR'S CONDUCT.

    The Attorney-General (Sir Arthur Robinson) has directed the attention of the Law Institute "for what action is considered necessary," to remarks made ...

    Article : 226 words
  25. NEW ZEALAND FINANCE.

    The New Zealand Government announced to-day that the financial position of the Dominion has improved to such in extent as to make unnecessary any further ...

    Article : 40 words
  26. PICTURES AS SERMONS.

    From "H. G.":—A minister of a church would be no more likely to allow the tine o" pictures to convey a wrong impression, than he would be to allow his tongue to ...

    Article : 123 words
  27. MOISEIWITSCH'S STORY.

    Benno Moiseiwitsch, who will return to Australia for a series of concert shortly, tells a good story of a rather vain pianist who was interviewed by a sharp New ...

    Article : 102 words
  28. BISHOP'S HOUSE AT GLADSTONE.

    A meeting of the standing committee of the Diocese of Willochra was held on Friday, at Gladstone, to consider the tenders received for the erection of a Bishop's ...

    Article : 107 words
  29. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 168 words
  30. LIFE.

    From A. WHITING:—A. Wharton asks me for a more definite statement of the attitude I adopt, and which I endeavoured to make dear in my letter in The Register ...

    Article : 441 words
  31. BRIDE'S HOME-GROWN ORANGE BLOSSOM.

    At a wedding in England lately the orange blossom carried by the bride and worn on her gown was taken from a tree: reared at her home from a pip of the ...

    Article : 85 words
  32. BROADVIEW DRAINAGE.

    The members for the District of North Adelaide (Messrs. Birrell and Whitford) have received the following letter from the Secretary to the Commissioner of Public ...

    Article : 105 words
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