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  2. Advertising

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  3. IS BRITAIN WISE IN LEAVING PALESTINE?

    LONDON, December 11.—A visit to all parts of Jaffa and Tel Aviv, including the broad strip of Noman's Land dividing the two doubts, tends to remove any doubts about the practical wisdom of Britain ...

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  4. 4th BIG OUTSIDE Co. TO SEARCH FOR BASE METALS IN Q'LAND

    BRISBANE, December 11.—The Acting Minister for Mines (Mr Gledson) announced today that another big Australian mining company is interesting itself in the search for further base metal areas in Queensland. ...

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  5. NITRATE OF AMMONIA FIRE

    Interior of the lifting shed at the railway workshops yesterday afternoon, where a wagon containing nitrate of ammonia caught alight and exploded. The burnt-out wagon is in the left foreground and the misshapen mass on it was once nitrate. (Story on page [?]). ... [ILLUSTRATED]

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  6. BEER BOYCOTT RESULTS IN N.Z.

    WELLINGTON, December 11, (AAP Reuter).—Since the boycott, or "beercott" as it is now called against the increase in the price of ...

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  7. WILD BUYING SPREE IN KOREA

    SEOUL, December 10.—The Soviet-controlled Government of North Korea last week confiscated all currency and closed all but ...

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  8. Fragmentary Data About New Comet

    WELLINGTON, December 11.— Practically no information was available in the United States yesterday concerning the new ...

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  9. MALT-BEER BAN LIFTED

    MELBOURNE, December 11.— The ban imposed by the Waterside Workers' Federation on the export of malt and beer from Victoria ...

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  10. BRITISH-SOVIET TRADE NEGOTIATIONS

    LONDON, December 11.—A Tass announcement states that the first stage of the BritishSoviet negotiations on mutual ...

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  11. 40-HOUR WEEK IN STATE OF FLUX

    BRISBANE, December 11.—The application of the 40-hour week in industry must of necessity be in a state of flux for about 12 months, Mr Justice Matthews told the railway unions in the Industrial ...

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  12. INDEPENDENCE PROCLAIMED

    LONDON, December 10.—Bur[?] became a sovereign independent republic today, when the Roya[?] Commission of the British ...

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  13. NEW TELEVISION TECHNIQUE

    NEW YORK, December 10.— Motion picture films can now be photographed directly from a television receiver and developed, ...

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  14. COMMUNISTS ORDER STRIKE IN ITALY

    LONDON, December 10.—Claimed as a Communist show of strength, Communists issued strike orders affecting a quarter of a million transport, newspaper, shop and clerical workers. The reason given was that the ...

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  15. Round World In Small Plane

    TETERBORO (New Jersey), December 10.—George Truman and Clifford Evans landed their 100 hor[?]power Piper Cubs at ...

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  16. NEW BRITISH DEFENCE SCHEME

    LONDON, December 10.—Peacetime trained citizen forces are proposed as part of the civil defence services in [?] Government ...

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  17. FRUSTRATED THEFT WITH TOMAHAWK

    MELBOURNE, December 11.— Armed with a t[?], Samuel Collins today drove off a man who attempted to [?]tch £500 which ...

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  18. U.S. Transport Plane Crashes

    NEW YORK, December 10.—A United States Army [?] transport plane crashed in a snowy wilderness about midnight eight miles ...

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  19. Liquidate Price Subsidies On Imported Goods

    CANBERRA, December 11.— The Minister for Customs (Senator Courtice) announced[?] today that the Commonwealth had ...

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  20. SPECIAL STAMPS

    LONDON, December 10. — The Postmaster-General announced in the House of Commons that there would be an ...

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  21. Fully Firm Wool Prices Expected

    BRISBANE, December 11.—The southern tally clerks' dispute is not expected to affect the Brisbane wool sales, which will open ...

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  22. Disclosing Confidential Matter: Action By Commons

    LONDON, December 10.—The House of Commons adopted by 287 votes to 123 a Government motion to enable the House to take action against any person overing payment to Commoners for the ...

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  23. Outstanding Bravery

    CANBERRA, December 11.— The Governor-General (Mr McKell) today announced the award of the George Cross posthumously ...

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  24. PUBLIC SERVICE CHANGES

    BRISBANE, December 11.—With the retirement from the public Service at the end of the year of the Chief Stipendiary Magistrate ...

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  25. Fiancees From England

    BRISBANE, December 11.—Two fiance[?] of Queensland ex-servicemen arrived tonight by air. They had travelled by sea from England ...

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  26. No Pear Shipments For Canada

    WASHINGTON, December 10.— Licences to ship Victorian pears to Canada cannot be granted according to information from ...

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  27. Stormy Debate On Monarch[?] Issue

    LONDON, December 10.—After a stormy debate, the Belgian Chamber of Deputies by 152 votes to 32 gave the Government a vote of ...

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  28. ATTEMPT TO SMUGGLE WATCHES

    LONDON, December 11.Georges Geoffrey[?] 32, a member of the French diplomatic service, who landed at a London airport with ...

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  29. SALE OF FRUIT AND VEGETABLES

    BRISBANE, December 11.—The Fruit and Vegetable Act of 1947, which was designed to stamp out many malpractices associated at ...

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  30. Surprised At Judge Kirby's Recall

    SYDNEY, December 11.—Dr Sjahrir, former Republican Premier of Indonesia, who arrived in Sydney today on what he called a ...

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  31. BUTTER AND EGG BOARDS

    BRISBANE, December 11.—The Minister for Agriculture (Mr Collins) announced today that Ordersin-Council had been issued ...

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  32. Whole Community Bear Petrol Cut

    SYDNEY, December 11.—The Prime Minister (Mr Chifley) said tonight that it was imperative that a 10 per cent cut in petrol, to become effective from January 1, should reflect itself immediately in the monthly consumption of ...

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  33. Biloela Fire Brigade

    BRISBANE, December 10.—The Biloela Fire Brigade Board, which was constituted today by the Executive Council, will comprise the ...

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  34. FOUND NOT GUILTY OF MURDER

    BRISBANE, December 11.—The jury in the Criminal Court today found Alan Martin, 26, police constable not guilty of having ...

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  35. ANTARCTIC EXPEDITION

    CANBERRA, December 11.— Commanded by Commander Karl Erik, who was marine surveyor with Sir Douglas Mawson's ...

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  36. O.B.E. AWARD

    WASHINGTON, December 10.— The British embassy announced today that the King had created Mr Edgar Hoover, director of the ...

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  37. NO CONFIDENCE IN PERSIAN PREMIER

    TEHERAN, December 10.—Parliament passed a vote of no confidence in the Premier (Ghavam Sultanen), who, according to ...

    Article : 74 words
  38. FIVE-YEAR TRADE PACT

    LONDON, December 10.—Router's Prague correspondent says it has been announced that a fiveyear trade pact between ...

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  39. VICTORIAN GAS INDUSTRY

    MELBOURNE, December 11.— The Premier (Mr Holloway) said today that the State Government would not hold a royal ...

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