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  2. QUEENSLAND TRANSPORT.

    BRISBANE, Thursday.—The Commissioners for Railways and representatives of the Main Roads Board and the police department will constitute a Transport Board ...

    Article : 126 words
  3. RAILWAYS CAPITAL.

    SYDNEY, Thursday.—Important legislation was foreshadowed by the Premier (Mr. Stevens) at a joint meeting of Ministerial parties to-day. The present capital ...

    Article : 218 words
  4. PERISHED IN FIRE.

    Thomas Gallagher, aged 66 years, pensioner, lost his life early this morning when a fire broke out in a room occupied by him on the upper floor of a house in Stephenson ...

    Article : 102 words
  5. PATENTS DEPARTMENT.

    CANBERRA, Thursday— Although the proposed transfer of the Patents department from Melbourne to Canberra was not specifically referred to in the Budget, the ...

    Article : 167 words
  6. CHANGES IN TARIFF SCHEDULE

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 1,898 words
  7. SAYWELL INQUEST.

    SYDNEY, Thursday.—When the inquest concerning the fatal assault on Victor Claude Saywell at his home in Fairfax road, Bellevue Hill, was continued to-day. ...

    Article : 338 words
  8. FEDERAL BUDGET

    By carrying forward to the accounts for the current year the surplus of £1,314,000 with which the last financial year ended, and by making special economies estimated to produce a saving of £1,479,000, the Budget presented to the House of Representatives by the Treasurer ...

    Article : 5,425 words
  9. PROSPECTOR INJURED.

    Yesterday afternoon, Gordon Parr, aged 35 years, of Drummond street, Carlton, who has been prospecting for gold in the Diamond Creck district, was admitted to the ...

    Article : 84 words
  10. Classified Advertising

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    Advertising : 12 words
  11. Display Advertising

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    Advertising : 166 words
  12. GERMANY'S CLAIM.

    An important Note, which is believed to contain the German Government's views on the reorganisation of the army, and to support here claim to equality in ...

    Article : 335 words
  13. INDIAN PAYMENTS.

    Some time ago Sir Robert Garran, who recently retired from the position of solicitor-general of the Commonwealth of Australia, accepted an invitition to act as ...

    Article : 400 words
  14. CUSTOMS REVENUE.

    CANBERRA, Thursday.—The buoyancy of Customs revenue during July continued throughout August, and resulted in an increase of £591,022 in the collections ...

    Article : 156 words
  15. AUSTRALIAN FOOTBALL.

    "Without wishing in any way to disparage any other class of football it can suerly be asserted, without any fear of reasonable contradiction, that no other ...

    Article : 266 words
  16. IOWA FARM STRIKE.

    Renewed violence to-day marked the strike of Iowa farmers, who have decided to send no more produce to the cities while the prices are below the cost of ...

    Article : 219 words
  17. ECLIPSE OF SUN.

    Elaborate preparations made at Fryeburg, Maine, to observe and photograph the eclipse of the sun this afternoon were largely wasted owing to ...

    Article : 471 words
  18. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    Four London building societies have reduced the interest on new mortgages by ½ per cent. to 5½ pet cent. Britain and Ireland. ...

    Article : 186 words
  19. Transport in London.

    Five new stations and four and a half miles of railway track will be added to the equipment of the London underground railways within the next three weeks. The ...

    Article : 161 words
  20. PRICE OF CYANIDE.

    Sir,—Letters have appeared referring to the Customs duty on cyanide for rabbit destruction. The writers apparently are misinformed, or they have merely assumed ...

    Article : 149 words
  21. FORTY-HOUR WEEK.

    Resoluttons adopted at the last International Labour Conference at Geneva dealing with the economic depiction and unemployment were submitted to a meeting of ...

    Article : 282 words
  22. Display Advertising

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    Advertising : 122 words
  23. CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL FUND.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 172 words
  24. SALE OF OLD CHINA.

    A large collection of old English china and pottery, old English glass, and Oriental porcelain, which had been formed in England by Miss E. M. Graeme, was sold ...

    Article : 117 words
  25. Classified Advertising

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    Advertising : 158 words
  26. CORNSACKS 3d. A DOZEN HIGHER.

    Owing to a strong market in Calcutta, where prices have increased a further 3d. a dozen, the Melbourne market for cornsacks for November delivery has hardened. ...

    Article : 49 words
  27. LUNCHEON-HOUR SERVICE.

    The Rev. A. Wylie Blue will hold his luncheon-hour service from a quarter past 1 to a quarter to 2 o'clock to-day in Scots Church, instead of in the Assembly Hall. ...

    Article : 34 words
  28. AMERICAN LABOUR DAY.

    Monday being Labour Day in the United States, the American consulate in Melbourne will be closed all day. ...

    Article : 22 words
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