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  2. AIR SERVICE SCHEDULES

    The DC3 Douglas airliner Kyilla—the largest aircraft ever seen in Australia— will be taken over by Airlines of Australia Limited from Australian National ...

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  3. SHOTS FIRED AT PLANE

    Anti-aircraft batteries, apparently in the British defence sector at Shanghai, fired on a Japanese naval plane to-day, reports the ...

    Article : 480 words
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    M. Spaak, the Belgian Foreign Minister, who will preside over the Brussels conference. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

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  5. BITTER COMMENT ON MR. EDEN'S SPEECH

    Bitter criticism has been levelled at the British Foreign Secretary (Mr. Eden) by German and Italian newspapers, following his statement on Germany's claim for the restoration of colonies. ...

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  6. SPY CATCHES SPY IN CHINA

    —(By Airmail) Mute testimony of the grim horror of war and all that it involves is given in this picture of two Chinese, with hands bound, walking with dejected steps through the muddy streets of a ruined Chinese village to face court-martial as spies. They had reported Japanese troop movements, and for this act the tribunal passed ... [ILLUSTRATED]

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  7. 684 WIRELESS "HOPES" HEARD

    It was announced by the Australian Broadcasting Commission to-day that apart from artists in the dramatic and variety field, 684 vocal and instrumental ...

    Article : 130 words
  8. UNION FOR PEACE

    Protests against increasing international anarchy and the growth of brutality have been voiced by representatives of two Churches—a ...

    Article : 260 words
  9. SLUMP NOT FEARED

    Britain has no fears of a slump. According to a statement in the House of Commons by the President of the Board of Trade (Mr. Oliver ...

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  10. POGROM IN DANZIG

    Now that the Free City of Danzig is controlled by the Nazis persecution of the Jewish population of about 8,000 has begun on a large ...

    Article : 459 words
  11. LABOUR TROUBLE IN TRINIDAD

    Trinidad faces difficulties in adjusting its industrial mechanism and troops may have to be used to maintain order. The Governor of Trinidad (Sir Arthur ...

    Article : 164 words
  12. FLYING DOCTOR KEPT BUSY

    The reception of a brief wireless message from Mulga Downs station stating that a doctor was needed urgently, led to one of the most arduous journeys that ...

    Article : 363 words
  13. The Importance of Dotting "I's"

    A DOT left off an "I" may be one reason for passing a bill of many pages through Parliament. Moving the second reading of the ...

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  14. DEATH OF DR. MASYRAK

    When Dr. T. G. Masyrak, President of Czechoslovakia, died the Government and people of Australia sent a message of condolence. The Prime Minister (Mr. Lyons) ...

    Article : 83 words
  15. YOUTHS SHOOT FIANCEES

    Extraordinary cases of murder, suicide, and attempted suicide arising from misunderstandings among lovers have occurred in Pennsylvania. ...

    Article : 113 words
  16. SETBACK FOR TAMMANY

    Tammany received a severe rebuff in the New York City elections to-day, when the Mayor (Mr. Florello La Guardia), who had held office for the term 1934-37, was ...

    Article : 122 words
  17. WILUNA SHARE SLUMP

    The "Financial News" says that the decline in the price of shares in the Commonwealth Mining and Finance Ltd. group has directed attention to other West ...

    Article : 154 words
  18. TRADE BALANCE IMPROVES

    Australia's favourable trade balance for the first four months of 1937-38 amounted to £1,348,000 sterling. In the corresponding period last year there was an ...

    Article : 191 words
  19. RARE BANK-NOTES

    The Avonmore collection of banknotes claimed to be the most representative in the world and to be worth £50,000 was stolen recently from the home of the ...

    Article : 330 words
  20. FEWER PARROTS IN ENGLAND

    Parrots are gradually disappearing from English homes and the import trade is practically dead. This is a consequence of the prohibition ...

    Article : 258 words
  21. SUBSIDY TO BE DISCONTINUED

    The subsidy paid by the Government to British tramp steamers will not be continued, the President of the Board of Trade (Mr. W. Runciman) told members ...

    Article : 38 words
  22. LABOUR GAINS 53 SEATS

    The latest, position, as a result of municipal elections in the London boroughs yesterday, is that Labour, with a net gain of 53 seats, has 732 seats, while the Municipal ...

    Article : 118 words
  23. LORD DECIES' HEIR MARRIED

    —(By Airmail) The Hon. G. Beresford, son and heir of Lord Decies, 5th Baron, leaving Old Chelsea Church, London, after his marriage to Miss Ann Trevor, whose parents formerly lived in Camperdown (Vic.). ... [ILLUSTRATED]

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  24. ONE BRIGADE OF CAVALRY

    In the House of Commons to-day, the Minister for Transport (Mr. L. HoreBelisha) said that under its policy of army mechanisation, the Army Council would ...

    Article : 71 words
  25. INSPECTOR HAD LONG MEMORY

    On a recent visit to New York Mr. T.O.M. Stopwith, the English millionaire yachtsman, his wife, and two friends went to police headquarters to see a line-up of ...

    Article : 127 words
  26. MORE RECRUITS JOIN ARMY

    The number of new recruits in the London area for the regular army last week was double the number in the corresponding week of 1936. ...

    Article : 67 words
  27. RUSSIA'S THREAT TO JAPAN

    If Italy is included in the German-Japanese anti-Communist pact, Russia, as an act of retaliation, may refuse to renew her fishing agreement with Japan. ...

    Article : 90 words
  28. LORD NUFFIELD'S £150,000 GIFT

    Lord Nuffield to-day made a gift of £150,000 for the treatment of cripples. Two years ago he gave £86,500 for this purpose. ...

    Article : 54 words
  29. MAY SPEAK OVER THE RADIO

    From a variety of sources it has become known that the Duke and Duchess of Windsor will spend 36 hours in Washington, for which they will leave shortly after ...

    Article : 101 words
  30. CURATE ATTACKED IN CHURCH

    The Rev. W. T. Simpson curate at St. Cuthbert's Church, Copnor, Portsmouth, received a black eye and abrasions when he was attacked by three boys whom he ...

    Article : 114 words
  31. WOMAN WHO LIKES GRUMBLERS

    Many women become distracted listening to the complaints of one daily help. Mrs. Maurice Bear, no higher than five feet listens to the grumbling of 1,000 ...

    Article : 141 words
  32. KIEWA PROJECT FINANCE

    Moving the second reading of the State Electricity Commission (Financial) Bill in the Legislative Assembly last night, the Minister for Electrical Undertakings (Mr. ...

    Article : 131 words
  33. PRICE OF BIBLES INCREASES

    The usual price of Bibles has been increased by 3d. to 5/, owing to the shorter working week and higher cost of materials. ...

    Article : 31 words
  34. MEN MADE YOUNG

    It is no longer necessary to suffer from loss of vigour and energy, weak memory and body, nervousness, impure blood, and poor sleep, thanks to the discovery of an ...

    Article : 119 words
  35. MR. CHAMBERLAIN FIT AGAIN

    The gout from which the Prime Minister (Mr. Chamberlain) has been suffering has subsided, and he is again working, and receiving visitors. ...

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  36. ARMISTICE SERVICE

    The British Ex-Service Legion of Australia (Victorian division) will hold its Arm[?]stice commemoration at the Shrine of Remembranre at 3 p.m. on Sunday. The ...

    Article : 49 words
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