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  2. PARLIAMENT AT WORK.

    Proceedings in the Legislative Council were remindful of old times on Wednesday afternoon. Despite a large number of questions two members competed their ...

    Article : 495 words
  3. THE LIVING WAGE.

    The South Australian, Board of Industry recently held a public enquiry as to the adult male living wage, which shall prevail in the metropolitan ...

    Article : 614 words
  4. SHIPPING OUTLOOK HOPEFUL

    The conference between the shipowners of the Commonwealth and the Seamen's Union and the Melbourne Trades Hall Disputes Committee to-day adjourned indefinitely with hopeful prospects of a settlement of the dispute within a week. ...

    Article : 1,041 words
  5. THE WHEAT HARVEST

    The Government Statist (Mr. W. L. Johnston) has issued a report on the cereal and hay crops for the 1924-25 season. Tho wheat returns (which are given in detail elsewhere in this Issue) are calculated at 30,528,625 bushels, or an average of 1221 bushels per acre, as against 34,551,955 and 14.29 respectively for the 1923-24 season. ...

    Article : 722 words
  6. THE HOUSING SCHEME.

    The Leader of the Opposition (Sir Henry Barwell) stated in the House of Assembly on Wednesday that he had had placed in his hand that day a copy of ...

    Article : 513 words
  7. PRODUCERS AND RAILWAYS.

    Mr. McHugh, in the House of Assembly on Wednesday, directed attention to the reference in the Administrator's Speech io the harvest prospects. He said the ...

    Article : 653 words
  8. MOTOR CAR'S FATAL DROP.

    A serious motor accident occurred last light at the Water Holes, two miles on he Sydney side of Wiseman's Ferry. A ar driven by Mr. Clarence John Law, of ...

    Article : 197 words
  9. BOARD OF AGRICULTURE.

    In the House of Assembly on Wednesday,' Mr. McLachlan, after having said that the Premier (Hon. J. Gunn) had always posed as a friend of the farmer ...

    Article : 311 words
  10. IN THE ASSEMBLY.

    The members of the Assembly did not ask Marly be many questions on Wednesday as had been the case, at every previous sitting since the session was opened ...

    Article : 834 words
  11. CONVERSION LOAN.

    Wednesday was another record-breaking day for the Commonwealth Conversion Loan, inasmuch as twenty-seven more applicant's applied for Bonds than on the ...

    Article : 179 words
  12. A GERMAN MISER.

    An old German, George Helnrich Herman, aged 83 years, was found by the night patrol last Thursday night lying in Latrobe street. He was unkept and ...

    Article : 203 words
  13. WOOL SALES.

    Wool sales were held to-day, when the quantity catalogued totalled 7,021 bales, and sales, including private transactions, mounted to 7,520 bales. All the best ...

    Article : 90 words
  14. MURRAY IRRIGATION AREAS.

    The Hon. G. R. Laffer enquired in the House of Assembly on Wednesday whether the Irrigation Commission had reported to the Government on the reclaimed areas ...

    Article : 222 words
  15. LORD STONEHAVEN'S IDEALS.

    Lord Stonehaven (Governor-General designate of Australia) was the guest of the Royal Colonial Institute at a luncheon to-day. Sir Arthur Stanley (an ...

    Article : 567 words
  16. MR. HANS BERTRAM.

    Mr. Hans Bertram, tho well-known musician, who is blind, was knocked down by a motor car white crossing Huh street at the intersection of Carrington ...

    Article : 131 words
  17. ORGANIZATION NEEDED.

    Delegates of the Graziers Association of New South Wales to-day decided to confirm the view, expressed by a majority of the local meetings of woolgrowers in ...

    Article : 101 words
  18. OFF TO INDIA.

    "I planned everything out in the weekend," said Ted Mart hall, a schoolboy, aged 12 yean, when describing his trip is a [?] to India to-day. ...

    Article : 111 words
  19. FEDERAL TREASURER'S SATISFACTION.

    Addressing a large audience at Wingham, the Federal Treasurer (Dr. Page) dealt with the Federal conversion loan of £67,000,000. He said that one of the ...

    Article : 418 words
  20. SOLAR RADIATION.

    The Paris correspondent of The Morning Post says:—A French astronomer, M. Bigourdon, has communicated to the Academy of Science a remarkable ...

    Article : 149 words
  21. TILE MAKING INDUSTRY.

    An information has been laid against about twenty metropolitan firms alleging an infringement of the Monopolies Act of 1923 in combining to monopolize the roof ...

    Article : 149 words
  22. A ONE-DAY STRIKE.

    The State mines and other weft coast nines were idle to-day. The men gave no reason for refusing to work, but it is understood to be a one-day strike as a ...

    Article : 57 words
  23. FIFTY YEARS AGO

    The Government are redeeming their promise of adopting vigorous measures in connection with immigration. We learn that they have telegraphed to Mr. F. S. ...

    Article : 244 words
  24. CITY OF SINGAPORE FIREMEN'S MEMORIAL.

    Presided over by the Mayor of Port Adelaide (Mr. A. O. R. Tapp). an adjourned meeting of the City of Singapore Firemen's Memorial Fund was held in the ...

    Article : 125 words
  25. THE PORT ROAD FATALITY.

    A report concerning the death of Mr. Frank Prout, of Stroud street, Yranklin, whose death followed a motor accident on tie Port road, Woodville, on Tuesday ...

    Article : 54 words
  26. Advertising

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  27. PERTH HOSPITAL OVERCROWDED.

    The mental Ooservation wards of the Perth Hospital, according to a report of Dr. D. S. Mackenzie (chief resident medical officer) are grossly overcrowded. ...

    Article : 158 words
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