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  2. Our Native Timbers.

    A LECTURE was delivered at the Girls' High School, Elizabeth-street, Sydney, by Mr. J. H. Maiden, Curator of the Technological Musenm, on the subject of "New South Wales timbers, some ...

    Article : 729 words
  3. The War with Disease.

    IT is well-known that the microscope has revolutionised medical practice and thrown to the winds all our preconceived notions of febrile diseases, but it has fallen to the lot of Mr. T. Greaves, ...

    Article : 324 words
  4. Clarence P. and A. Society.

    A MEETING of the Executive Committee was held on Tuesday. Present—Messrs. S. See (president), G. Crispin, G. H. Varley, J. F. Small, and T. Page (secretary.) Apologies were read from the ...

    Article : 681 words
  5. Accllmatisation.

    THE recent report of the Queensland Acclimatisation Society, which was organised a quarter of a century back, proves what an important institution it has become in the way of introducing new plants ...

    Article : 549 words
  6. Echoes and Opinions.

    PROFESSOR SHRLTON, the Director of Agriculture in Queensland, was lately on a professional visit to Mackay. While there he was importuned by an old style bush farmer, to tell him how to make farming ...

    Article : 2,026 words

    IN a recent issue we quoted from the "Seven Colonies of Australasia" a number of figures showing the agricultural productions of the seven colonies— primarily with the object of showing that, ...

    Article : 1,660 words

    THE CHANGES being made in the Survey office will considerably weaken the ranks of the Grafton Rowing Club, as three prominent members are leaving the district, including the ever-popular Captain, ...

    Article : 435 words
  9. The Medical Congress at Vienna.

    THE ninth congress on Internal Medicine was closed on April 18. Among the papers read at the last two sittings was one by Professor Senator, of Berlin, on Bright's disease, which created special ...

    Article : 233 words
  10. Agricultural Colleges in the Country.

    LAST week the Minister for Mines and Agrioulture received a deputation representing a number of agricultural societies in the South Coast district, who urged him to select some locality in that ...

    Article : 348 words
  11. The Medical Act.

    AN important notification was published in the Government Gazette, stating that by an order in council the second part of the Medical Act of 1886 is made to apply to the colony of New South ...

    Article : 180 words
  12. The Land Act.

    THE Judges in Banco on Thursday had a somewhat difficult point to decide in the case of Jaques v. Stafford. The point involved rested on the interpretation of some sections of the Land Act of 1884, ...

    Article : 363 words
  13. Lawrence Cricket Club.

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  14. Grafton Police Court.

    ON TUESDAY, before the P.M. and Mr. J. C. Laycock, J.P. An individual on remand, deemed to be insane, but really suffering from the effects of a drinking ...

    Article : 254 words
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  16. The Kola Nut.

    PROFESSOR HAECKEL, the eminent physiologist, has recently directed public attention to the muscle-bracing and stimulating effects of the kola nut, which he regards as superior to caffeine. The ...

    Article : 234 words
  17. Warden's Court.

    ON Wednesday the District Warden granted suspension of work for three months to Robert R. Davidson (as agent for Mr. Cadell) on goldmining leases 167 and 195, at Black Slate Creek, ...

    Article : 182 words
  18. Reconstruction of the Lands Department.

    AFTER due consideration by the Minister, the report of the board of inquiry into the general survey and triangulation survey connected with the Lands Department has received the approval of ...

    Article : 282 words
  19. Fungolds in Pasturage.

    DURING the past week or 10 days Mr. Turner, economic botanist to the Department of Agriculture, has had some specimens of the Parramatta, or what some of our South Coast friends call the ...

    Article : 246 words
  20. Letters to the Editor.

    SIR.—Some time ago I noticed in the columns of your paper that two lads were fined somewhat heavily for carrying firearms on the Sabbath. But one should not be surprised at this when the ...

    Article : 244 words
  21. Advertising

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    Advertising : 244 words
  22. Conference of Agricultural Societies.

    THE Minister for Mines and Agriculture, having in view the importance of Agricultural Societies throughout the colony and the desirability of discussing the means by which their position can be ...

    Article : 196 words
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