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  2. VICE-REGAL

    Lady Huntingfield, occompanied by the Hon. Mrs. Helme Pott, presented the prizes to nurses at the annual meeting of the Alfred Hospital yesterday afternoon. ...

    Article : 95 words
  3. SYDNEY DAY BY DAY

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.—It is not surprising that there is talk to-day in the city of the incident at the luncheon of the Royal ...

    Article : 914 words
  4. THE DIARY MAILS OUTWARD

    Further information regarding mail closing times of postal matter may be obtained by telephoning Central 182, extension 19. Closing times for Eilz. st.; G.P.O., 20 minutes ...

    Article : 858 words
  5. MAILS BETWEEN CAPITALS

    After a thorough examination of all aspects of the proposal to carry firstclass mails between the capital cities by air, officiais of the Postal Department ...

    Article : 447 words
  6. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 413 words
  7. GOOD-WILL ENVOY FROM JAPAN

    CANBERRA, Wednesday.—A stay of under three weeks in Australia, from September 4 to September 20, will permit the Japanese good-will envoy, Mr. Katsuji ...

    Article : 474 words
  8. PERSONAL

    His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, who is spending a holiday at Cannes, boarded the British, French, and Italian warships in the harbour on Tuesday. He ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 726 words
  9. MAILS INWARD

    From LONDON.—Comorin (Aug. 1), due Aug. 31; Baradine (Aug. 8), due Sept. 7. From AMERICA.—Aorangi (Vancouver, Aug. 12), due Sept. 7. ...

    Article : 25 words
  10. "The Star" New Standard Dictionary

    Owing to the unexpectedly heavy demand yesterday for the first shipment of "The Star" New Standard Dictionary, available stocks were ...

    Article : 119 words
  11. OBITUARY

    After a long life of public, social, and religious service in Victoria, Mr. G. G. Mercy died last night at his home, 75 Broadway, East Camberwell. For more ...

    Article : 513 words
  12. AUSTRALIAN AIRMAIL SERVICES

    Aerial mails for articles (exc. parcels) to bear departmental blue airmail label, and prepaid 3d. ea. [?]oz. in add. ord. postage, close as follow:— ...

    Article : 395 words
  13. OVERSEAS NEWS

    By special arrangement Reuter's world service, in addition to other special snurecs or information, is used in the compilation of the overseas intelligence published in this issue, ...

    Article : 86 words
  14. The Argus.

    Incidental to the necessary amendments which the Legislative Council will make, in the Farmers' Debts Adjustment Bill, the Dunstan ...

    Article : 1,673 words
  15. FUNDS FOR BOYS' HOME Last Days of Appeal

    An urgent final appeal is made by the Mission of St. James and St. John for assistance in extending the Newhaven Boys' Home at Phillip Island which is ...

    Article : 155 words
  16. DRAMATIC MOMENTS

    Though Charles Lamb, one of the most charming and natural figures in all literature, had anything but an adventurous life, there was one ...

    Article : 239 words
  17. AUSTRALIA-ENGLAND AIRMAIL SERVICE

    All classes of mail matter (ex[?]. parcels) to U.K., Europe. Dutch East Indies, Malaya, India, Egypt, South Africa, China, Japan, and America close at Eliz. st. P.O. at 3.30 p.m. ...

    Article : 138 words
  18. ACCOMMODATION FOR 120 BOYS

    Sir, — The appeal for our Newhaven Homes for Problem Boys closes in three days. I urge the public to recognise its urgency. Here are 120 boys, the majority ...

    Article : 321 words
  19. LETTERS TO MAIL STEAMERS

    On Saturday, Monday, and Tuesday this column will contain a table giving dates on which letters may be posted to reach incoming mail steamers. ...

    Article : 29 words
  20. A RIDE ON A SHARK

    There was once a young lady of Niger, who went for a ride on a tiger. Her story is well known, but there is more novelty in the story of the pilot-fish, which went ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 243 words
  21. POSTAGE RATES: "The Argus"

    Australasia and New Zealand, 1d.; United Kingdom, (overland) 2d., (all-sea route) [?]d.; other British possessions, 2d.; U.S.A. and other Foreign countries, 3d. ...

    Article : 29 words
  22. TO-DAY'S ENTERTAINMENTS

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 225 words
  23. FRENCH TREES PLANTED NEAR SHRINE

    Three trees from the Somme battlefields were planted on the area east of the Shrine of Remembrance yesterday. They were the gift of the French ...

    Article : 145 words
  24. RIVAL ANTI-WAR GROUPS

    Trades Hall officials and members of the Labour party will be debarred from becoming associated with the Victorian Council Against War. At a meeting of ...

    Article : 186 words
  25. Daffodil Farm Open for Inspection

    The daffodil farm at Boronia, on which 100 acres are planted with daffodils, will be open for public inspection for the next three weeks from to-day. A charge of ...

    Article : 107 words
  26. COMING EVENTS

    To-night.Illustrated lecture, "Some Astronomical Problems," by Mr. J. F. McCormick, to the Astronomical Society of Victoria, room 56, second floor, Railway Buildings, Flinders ...

    Article : 87 words
  27. PETROL TAX

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.—The Prime Minister (Mr. Lyons) has informed the National Roads and Motorists' Association that a reduction of the 7½d. a gallon petrol ...

    Article : 47 words
  28. SEASIDE CAMPS FOR COUNTRY PEOPLE

    To provide holiday resorts for people from the country the Country People's Holiday Camps' Association has appealed for£2,500. It is hoped to erect camps ...

    Article : 119 words
  29. MUSIC FOR RELIEF CAMPS

    To break the monotony of life for hundreds of men attached to relief camps throughout the State, a special appeal is made by the State Relief Committee for ...

    Article : 87 words
  30. Macleod Chief Must be a Man And Must also Drink Whisky

    The death last week of Sir Reginald Macleod, head of the Clan Macleod, breaks the line of male chieftains of the clan extending for 700 years. The ...

    Article : 154 words
  31. Naval Commissions for Doctors

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.—The Minister for Defence (Mr Parkhill) announced to-day several changes in the conditions under which medical officers join the ...

    Article : 79 words
  32. Bank Seeks Trust Powers

    ADELAIDE, Wednesday—At a meeting of shareholders of the Bank of Adelaide to-day approval was given to the introduction of a private bill in the ...

    Article : 86 words
  33. A Claimant From Sydney

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.—The Rev. William Stewart McLeod, a Sydney clergyman, is sending to Scotland his claim to be recognised as chieftain of the Macleod ...

    Article : 45 words
  34. LECTURE ON MODERN ART

    The last of the series of lantern lectures on modern art by Miss Mary Cecil Allen will be delivered at 8 p.m. to-morrow in the McAHan Gallery, when Miss ...

    Article : 49 words
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