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  2. WAR SERVICE HOMES.

    An attack made before Judge Williams in the County Court yesterday upon regulations drawn up under the War Service Homes Act proved unsuccessful in the first ...

    Article : 472 words
  3. ACTION AGAINST BANK.

    "How did you get here?" asked the Chief Justice (Sir Frank Gavan Duffy) of Mr. Wilbur Ilam, K.C., in the High Court yesterday Mr. Ham appeared to appeal in ...

    Article : 554 words
  4. WRONG NAME ON BOTTLE.

    Some days ago Martin Dobeli, milkman, of Herbert street. Albert Park, was charged before the South Melbourne Court of Petty Sessions with having had in his ...

    Article : 291 words
  5. TOC H IN VICTORIA.

    An appeal to members of Toc H to enlist the aid of their friends and to co-operate in improving the financial position of the movement was made at the annual meeting ...

    Article : 460 words
  6. QUEEN'S MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

    At a meeting of the board of management of the Queen's Memorial Infections Diseases Hospital, held at the Town Hall yesterday, the medical superintendent ...

    Article : 276 words
  7. INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS.

    An urgent appeal to Rotarians, and to the community generally, to give not only individual and community service, but international service, was made yesterday by ...

    Article : 337 words
  8. ITEMS OF INTEREST.

    By nine votes to five the senate of the West Australian University has decided that attendance at lectures shall continue to be free. ...

    Article : 1,266 words
  9. THE SCHOOLS

    The visit of the English public school boys to Australia this month is to be made the occasion, to use the words of a circular, of "a gesture of welcome and good ...

    Article : 1,557 words
  10. BOAT CAPSIZES IN RIVER.

    HAY (N.S.W.), Wednesday.—Mr. Arthur Tyson, of Corrong Station, was crossing the flooded Lachlan River at his homestead in an outboard motor-boat this ...

    Article : 115 words
  11. DAMAGES AWARDED.

    Mr. Justice McArthur in the Banco Court yesterday awarded damages in the ease in which Priscilla Jane Freeman, of Balmain (N.S.W.), claimed £3,000 damages ...

    Article : 177 words
  12. EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH.

    The Australian Council for Education Research is attempting to design a series of standard educational tests in arithmetic. Through the co-operation of the State ...

    Article : 165 words
  13. THEFTS IN THE SUBURBS.

    The house of Mrs. L. R. Lyons, in La bassa grove, Caulfield, was broken into by thieves while the occupants were at the theatre on Monday night, and clothing and ...

    Article : 198 words
  14. LABOUR SENATE BALLOT.

    Positions in the court of votes recorded in a Labour selection baollot to choose three candidates to contest the Victorian vacancies in the Senate at the next Federal ...

    Article : 119 words
  15. APPEAL FOR ALFRED HOSPITAL.

    A special appeal for eggs or donations for the Alfred Hospital will be launched by the mayor of Prahran (Councillor J. M. Ellis) on Friday, October 9. Crates wills ...

    Article : 69 words
  16. SEASONING HARDWOOD.

    Micro-photographs showing the structure of Victorian hardwood before and after treatment by the new process of restoring collapsed woodcells now being applied at Powelltown. Above, the cells distorted and warped by the withdrawl of sap in seasoning: below, the same cells ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 51 words
  17. ACROSS VICTORIA IN AN HOUR.

    Indicating the amazing speed of Flight-Liutenant G. H. Stainforth, of the British Schneider Cup team, in the new Vickers Supermarinee 86B seaplane, in which he has just established a world's record of 408.8 miles an hour, this diagram shows how a flight across Victoria from Portland to Bendoc, near the eastern border, would be possible in an hour. Inset (left) is a portrait of Flight-Lieutenant Stainforth, and on the right is the ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 103 words
  18. MAINTENANCE AND ALIMONY.

    Another deputation from the Maintenance and Alimony Reform Association waited upon the State Attorney-General (Mr. Slater) yesterday to place before him ...

    Article : 279 words
  19. NEW SAVINGS BANK COMMISSIONERS

    To fill vacancies on the board of commissioners of the State Savings Bank of Victoria, caused by the deaths of Sir William McBeath and Mr. R. S. Ross, the State Cabinet has appointed Mr. J. C. Gates, a former vice-president of the Melbourne Chamber ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 78 words
  20. CHIEF OF STAFF RETIRES.

    The chief of the general staff of the Commonwealth Military Forces (Major-General W. A. Coxen), who retired yesterday from service in the ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 28 words
  21. PREPARING FOR THE WOOL SALES.

    The busy scene in the wool stores of the Victorian Producers' Co-operative Co. Ltd. at Macsulay yesterday when buyers on No. 3 floor were inspecting the wool to be offered at the opening of the first of the series of sales in the Wool Exchange to-day. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 50 words
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  23. SUNDAY SCHOOL UNION.

    Taknig as bis title "How to be Happy Though Hard-worked," the Rev. W. D. Jackson delivered an inspiring message to Sunday school teachers at the anniversary ...

    Article : 210 words
  24. PRESENTATION PORTRAIT.

    This portrait, by Mr. Percy White, of Sir John MacFarland, chairman of the council of Scotch College, will be presented to the college by Sir Arthur Robinson, president of the Old Scotch Collegians' Association, at a dinner on October 17 to celebrate the 80th ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 49 words
  25. SUNDAY TRAIN TO DAYLESFORD.

    On Sunday the railways service to Daylesford will be supplemented by a special train, which will leave Spencer street at 9.40 a.m. direct for Daylesford. On return the train will leave ...

    Article : 17 words
  26. A LARGE TEA PARTY.

    Nearly 2,000 clergy and parishioners sat down to tea in the main and lower halls of the Town Hall yesterday evening at the 40th Home Mission festival of the Church of England. The scene in the main hall, showing the tea tables and portion of the attendance. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 51 words
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