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  2. RESIGNATION OF MR. BONAR LAW.

    The United Kingdom is seething with political excitement. Compelled by ill health, due to ah incurable affection of the throat, the Prime Minister, Mr. Bonar Law, has given up the office. The King has accepted his resignaton. Mr. Bonar ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 310 words
  3. THE PREMIERS CONGRESS.

    Providing that the Federal Ministry agrees to withdraw entirely from the sphere of income taxation, the States have practically decided to forego the per ...

    Article : 1,027 words
  4. METHODIST GENERAL CONFERENCE.

    The sessions of the Methodist General Conference were resumed at Pirie Street Church on Monday morning, when the President (Rev. Dr. E. H. Sugden) ... [ILLUSTRATED]

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  5. RESTLESS BALKANS

    Field-Marshal Foch, who has returned from Poland and Czeche-Slovakia, states that the Polish Army has all its old-time brilliant qualities ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 173 words
  6. VERSATILE STATESMAN.

    Earl Curzon, Mr. Bonar Law's, probable successor, is 65 years old. His long connection with foreign affairs has given him excellent training for these times of ...

    Article : 382 words
  7. MR. BONAR LAW'S CAREER.

    1858 (September 16)—Born New Brunswick, Canada. 1891—Married Miss Annie Robley (who died in 1909; two sons ...

    Article : 158 words
  8. LORD CURZON'S HISTORY.

    1859 (January 11)—Born at Kedleston (England). 1895—Married Mary Victoria Leiter, of U.S.A., who died in ...

    Article : 102 words
  9. BUZZINGS IN POLITICAL CIRCLES.

    Speculation at the political clubs was chiefly concerned with the likelihood of Lord Curzon inviting the Coalition Unionists to return to the Conservative ...

    Article : 182 words
  10. FURTHER SPLENDID RAINS.

    The week-end was marked by a glorious rain in the agricultural areas, and in every part excellent gaugings were recorded. It has given ...

    Article : 500 words
  11. BOLT FROM THE BLUE. PROBABLE RETENTION OF SEAT.

    Though there was much speculation during the week-end regarding Mr. Bonar Law's health, the actual resignation came with dramatic and unexpected suddenness. ...

    Article : 78 words
  12. IN REMINISCENT MOOD.

    On Sunday morning the Rev. Dr. G. E. Rowe, of Albert Street Methodist Church, Brisbane, conducted the service at the Unley Methodist Church. There was a ...

    Article : 614 words
  13. A SLIGHT OPERATION.

    An official announcement has been made that Mr. Bonar Law to-day underwent a slight operation to his throat. Otherwise his condition is unchanged. ...

    Article : 146 words
  14. SATURDAY AFTERNOON DRILL.

    Twenty-one boys to-day were proceeded against by the area officer of Toowong for having failed to attend the prescribed number of drills. Mr. F. C. M. Burne, P.M. ...

    Article : 233 words
  15. SOVIET GUNBOAT'S SIGNAL

    The Jeria was peacefully steaming in the White Sea, 15 miles off the coast of Russia today, when a Bolshevik gunboat approached and signalled that she was ...

    Article : 109 words
  16. HIS MAJESTY'S REGRETS.

    The King and Queen, who were spending the week at Aldershot, were due to return to London on Friday, but the King was only an hour's drive from town in ...

    Article : 135 words
  17. A SPLENDID PEARL

    A telegram from Broome reports the finding of a double button pearl of 102 grains in weight. The gem is valued in Broome at £10,000. The shell take of ...

    Article : 64 words
  18. NO SUCCESSOR NAMED.

    Mr. Bonar Law did not nominate his successor. That is not the practice when it is a case of direct succession within a party. The King then uses his own ...

    Article : 73 words
  19. PERSONAL TRIBUTES.

    Lord Beaverbrook, who has spent the last fortnight with Mr. Bonar Law, says:—"The ex-Premier meant to recover and hold on, but he never contemplated a ...

    Article : 275 words
  20. BRITISH CREW RETURNED.

    The crew of the James Johnson, who were captured by the Russians, and then released, have returned to Newcastle. They were detained for 40 days. ...

    Article : 31 words
  21. MILBROOK RESERVOIR BENEFITED.

    The week-end brought a rush of water down the River Torrens, and on Monday it was flowing with much force over the Gumeracha weir. The water, however, is ...

    Article : 185 words
  22. A SCHOOL BOY KILLED.

    A boy aged seven years named Frank Charles Rehn, died at Junction road, Rose-water, a little after 4 p.m. on Monday, apparently from shock following an accident. ...

    Article : 177 words
  23. FRENCH SYMPATHY.

    Official circles in Paris affirm that Mr. Bonar Law's honesty of purpose and loyalty to the Entente have never been questioned by Frenchmen. It will never ...

    Article : 247 words
  24. RUSSIA CAPITULATING.

    The Daily Telegraph correspondent at Moscow states that M. Krassin has transmitted to his Government the details of his interview with Earl Curzon ...

    Article : 51 words
  25. KILLING OF HORSES.

    For some time the police have been endeavouring to clear up the mystery surrounding the killing of horses in the Caulfield and Oakleigh districts. Plainclothes ...

    Article : 95 words
  26. Advertising

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  27. DIED ON THE ROAD.

    TALEM BEND, May 2l.—At about 10 o'clock on Sunday morning John Turner Crase, a labourer, of Broken Hill, reported to M.C. E. H. Lawrence that his mate ...

    Article : 162 words
  28. STRONG ADMINISTRATION NEEDED.

    The newspapers, regardless of party, pay tribute to the character and popularity of the retiring Premier. The Daily Talegraph, after recalling his sagacity and ...

    Article : 136 words
  29. RUN OVER BY A CULTIVATOR.

    PINNAROO, May 21.—Mr. J. Winsley, employed by Mr. P. H. Jones, of Pinnaroo, had an uneviable experience last Monday. He harnessed a team of horses to a ...

    Article : 86 words
  30. THE PASSING PRIME MINISTER.

    The retinas Prime Minister has been a prominent figure in British politices for many years. A Scot who has always worked himself to the limit of his ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 714 words
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