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  2. COUNTRY NEWS AIRCRAFT FACTORY SITE

    Business people generally to-day approved a suggestion made that the claims of Lal Lal as a site for the aircraft factory should be given serious ...

    Article : 90 words
  3. "BLACK OUT" AS PREVENTION

    CANBERRA, Friday.— A complete "black out" of fires in Australia from November to March was suggested to-day by Mr. C. E. Lane Poole, director of ...

    Article : 243 words
  4. DAMAGE TO FORESTS HUGE FIRES IN NORTH-EAST

    WANGARATTA, Friday.—Disastrous fires, which have left miles of blackened waste in their trail, have practically burnt out the ...

    Article : 858 words
  5. Family Notices

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    Family Notices : 6,584 words
  6. YARRA GLEN MENACED Homes Destroyed

    Fierce fires blazed on all four sides of Yarra Glen yesterday afternoon, and it was only by chance that sufficient fire-fighters were ...

    Article : 297 words
  7. HEAVY CASUALTIES REPORTED FIRE-FIGHTERS SUFFER AS HOMES BLAZE

    There was a heavy list of casualties yesterday among firefighters and residents of the many districts of the State over which fire swept Many dwellings were destroyed, particularly in Gippsland. The ...

    Article : 959 words
  8. ALEXANDRA SAFE Terrific Fight

    ALEXANDRA, Friday.—Fears entertained this afternoon for the safety of Alexandra were dispelled to-night, when, despite the ...

    Article : 474 words
  9. GIFT TO POSTAL OFFICIAL

    Mr. A. N. Hogart, engineer, who has been attached to the Bendigo post-office staff for eight years, was presented with an inscribed gold wrist watch and ...

    Article : 49 words
  10. ACCOUNTANT FINED

    Francis Robert Knox, aged 33 years, accountant, of Sandringham, was fined £2, in default seven days' imprisonment, in the Bendigo City Court to-day for the ...

    Article : 164 words
  11. LONDON BUTTER RISE

    With a further appreciation of 1/ per cwt., prices of Australian butter in London have risen by 6/ to 7/ per cwt. in the week ended Thursday. ...

    Article : 357 words
  12. MORE THAN 1,500 VOLUNTEERS

    About 500 volunteers were equipped and sent to danger points in bush-fire areas yesterday by the Forests Commission, and it is estimated that more than ...

    Article : 515 words
  13. SHOWMAN SENT TO GAOL

    On a charge of having unlawfully assaulted Marjorie Edith Sutherland, aged 11 years, of Rathdown street, Carlton, at present residing at the motor camp on ...

    Article : 86 words
  14. CHINESE GARDENER'S LOSS

    Hop Wah, a Chinese market gardener, on Friday surveyed the smouldering ruins of his four-roomed house in Tannery road, Marshall, ...

    Article : 74 words
  15. POSSESSION OF WATCH

    In the Court of Petty Sessions to-day Eric John Inglis, of Geelong West, was fined £3, in default 14 days' imprisonment, on a charge of having had in his ...

    Article : 69 words
  16. ARMS FACTORY SAFE

    Reports that bush fires in New South Wales had threatened the Small Arms Factory at Lithgow were without foundation. There was no cause for alarm about ...

    Article : 92 words
  17. ILLEGAL USE OF CAR

    Three South Melbourne men appeared in the Court of Petty Sessions to-day charged with having Illegally used a motor-car, the property of Jack Bartly. ...

    Article : 364 words
  18. Arduous Work in Hot Winds

    ELTHAM.—Two houses were destroyed. Killeavey, owned by Mrs. J. Morrison, daughter of Sir William Irvine, was the first to be destroyed. Mrs. Morrison was ...

    Article : 754 words
  19. WOOL TOPS FIRM

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 144 words
  20. AVERAGE PRICES

    The Melbourne Woolbrokers report that the average price realised for greasy wool sold in Melbourne during the week ended January 14 was 11.21d. per lb., ...

    Article : 40 words
  21. LAMB COMPETITIONS

    Results of the All-Australian lamb competitions in England for October are reported by the Australian Meat Board as follow:—Class 1.—First, H. S. ...

    Article : 67 words
  22. LORD MAYOR'S TOUR

    Many new friends were made by the Lord Mayor (Councillor A. W. Coles) when he made a tour by car of the fireswept areas yesterday. ...

    Article : 340 words
  23. DESTRUCTION AT EMERALD

    EMERALD Friday.—Members of Emerald Country Club will stand by all night to protect the clubhouse from a fire which at one stage this afternoon crept to within ...

    Article : 304 words
  24. CHARGE OF LARCENY

    Leslie Edward Farley was charged in the police court with larceny from the home of Sydney Thomas Clough at Seaton, He was committed for trial at the Sale ...

    Article : 53 words
  25. Farmers Lose Many Stacks

    KYNETON.—William Doig, aged 70 years, of Woodend, was admitted to Kyneton Hospital in a serious condition. He was trapped in a disastrous district fire ...

    Article : 1,901 words
  26. THROWN FROM HORSE

    At an inquiry into the death of Leslie Sampson, who met his death when thrown from a horse at the New Year's Day meeting of the Brim Springs and Rosebrook ...

    Article : 63 words
  27. EGG BOARD CRITICISED

    At the executive council meeting of the Metropolitan Egg Producers' Association on Thursday night the interim financial statement of the Egg Marketing Board ...

    Article : 118 words
  28. FIREMEN INJURED

    A fire broke out at the rear of a baker's shop occupied by Taylor Bros., Kyneton. The shed, which contained 2,500 dozen eggs, was destroyed, together with a ...

    Article : 62 words
  29. DROUGHT RELIEF

    OUYEN, Friday.—Following representations by Cramenton settlers, the Government has reviewed its decision not to grant drought relief assistance to Mallee ...

    Article : 48 words
  30. LOWER BUTTER PRODUCTION

    The exceptionally dry season had a detrimental effect on dairying herds, and the half-yearly report of Leongatha Butter Factory shows the production for ...

    Article : 71 words
  31. SHEEP CAUSES DEATH

    SYDNEY, Friday.—Hugh McLeary, aged 74 years, of Mundongo, and a pioneer of the Tumut district, was handling a sheep on his property, when It butted him ...

    Article : 43 words
  32. HOME BURNT

    With the mercury touching 111deg. and a north-westerly wind raging, a sixroomed weatherboard house owned by Miss Mirlan Wallace, of McKean street, ...

    Article : 74 words
  33. HIGHER PENALTY LIKELY

    The State Ministry will probably ask Parliament in the next session to increase the penalties prescribed for the deliberate lighting of fires in the open in the danger ...

    Article : 138 words
  34. COUNTRY STOCK MARKETS

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 330 words
  35. Advertising

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    Advertising : 174 words
  36. Advertising

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    Advertising : 135 words
  37. BANKER'S TRANSFER

    Mr. E. R. Dibbs, manager of the Numurkah branch of the Commercial Banking Company of Sydney, has received notice of his promotion to the charge of the ...

    Article : 105 words
  38. Advertising

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    Advertising : 70 words
  39. CARAVANS AS HOMES

    Six fully equipped caravans were sent yesterday to Healesville by Romany Road Caravans for the use of people who lost their homes in the fire. ...

    Article : 30 words
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