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  2. £7,000,000 MARK PASSED

    War savings certificates to the value of £157,509 were sold in Victoria yesterday, making a total for the State of £1,984,743 since the inception of the ...

    Article : 386 words
  3. CAMP FAULTS REMEDIED

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.— Faults in the Showgrounds A.I.F. camp had been remedied, said Mr. Thorby, Minister for Health, to-day, after an inspection of the ...

    Article : 268 words
  4. COUNTRY NEWS

    BANNOCKBURN.—Mr. Owen Mcphillips, 84, died at his home, Killan Park, Bannockburn. He had lived in the district practically all his life. ...

    Article : 679 words
  5. AGRICULTURAL WAR EFFORT

    CANBERRA, Tuesday. — Methods of ensuring most effective use of Australia's agricultural resources were discussed by the Agricultural ...

    Article : 232 words
  6. TRANSFER FROM MALLEE

    Transfer of settlers from some Mallee districts is one of the recommendations submitted yesterday to State Cabinet by the Parliamentary Public Works ...

    Article : 232 words
  7. FRUIT CROPS

    Although orchard pests have appeared in many districts, fruit crop prospects in Victoria generally are good, according to a report issued yesterday by the ...

    Article : 195 words
  8. Notes on the Cables HITLER'S NEXT MOVE

    WHY is Hitler delaying his threatened "blitzkrieg" attack on Britain? 'It is now 16 days since the collapse of the French army's efforts to withstand the ...

    Article : 992 words
  9. Letters to the Editor

    Sir,—As an advocate in the early stages of the war of bringing children to Australia, and to further expedite the movement, may I suggest that each shire ...

    Article : 1,427 words
  10. TRAVELLED CATTLE

    Last week a small draft of steers from Elsey and Hodgson Downs. North Australia, were sold at Flemington. They were part of a larger draft which left ...

    Article : 89 words
  11. CONFIDENCE IN BOARD

    JUNEE (N.S.W.), Tuesday. — By 37 votes to 17 Junee Hospital subscribers who attended a special meeting to-day passed a resolution of confidence in the ...

    Article : 106 words
  12. CHEAPNESS AND NASTINESS IN EDUCATION

    When Professor S. M. Wadham, Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture, addressed members of the Legacy Club at the weekly luncheon at the Federal Hotel ...

    Article : 153 words
  13. BUILD CARGO SHIPS, TOO

    "Experts claim that it is just as important to build cargo ships as naval vessels," said Mr. Holloway, M.H.R., yesterday in expressing disappointment at ...

    Article : 255 words
  14. BENDIGO ITEMS

    BENDIGO.—A further draft of 410 members of the A.I.F. arrived in Bendigo from Melbourne yesterday to enter camp at the showgrounds for preliminary ...

    Article : 290 words
  15. GEELONG EVENTS

    GEELONG. — The Geelong branch of the British Legion has decided that its members will voluntarily undertake military training to fit themselves for home ...

    Article : 277 words
  16. SOLD CAMP FAT AND BONES

    On a charge of having, between March 16 and May 31, fraudulently misappropriated a quantity of fat and bones, valued at £20, the property of the ...

    Article : 337 words
  17. Obituary PROFESSOR W. A. LAVER

    Professor William Adolphus Laver, former Ormond Professor of Music at the University of Melbourne, died at his home at Kinglake on ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 484 words
  18. BEECHAM'S ART

    Lovers of Mozart's music have been fortunate in having opportunity to hear so many of his major works superbly played within such a short space of time. ...

    Article : 315 words
  19. BALLARAT NEWS

    BALLARAT.— Another draft of 100 recruits to the A.I.F., making 1,100 so far to go from Ballarat, left yesterday for Caulfield. It was noticeable that ...

    Article : 447 words
  20. PHOSPHATE PRICES

    PERTH, Tuesday. — National economy would be seriously affected by the £1 a ton rise permitted by the Commonwealth Prices Commissioner on superphosphate ...

    Article : 97 words
  21. BIG ATTENDANCE AT FUNERAL

    A large attendance of clergymen, members of Parliament, Government officials, newspaper executives, and friends attended the funeral of Rev. P. J. Murdoch, ...

    Article : 232 words
  22. U.S. WOOL TOPS

    NEW YORK, Monday.—Quotations of average 64's American wool tops are:- July delivery, 94 cents per lb.; October, 91.5 cents; December, 89.9 cents. ...

    Article : 83 words
  23. AUSTRALIAN TOBACCO

    CANBERRA, Tuesday. — A conference of tobacco growers and manufacturers and Commonwealth and State experts will open in Sydney on Tuesday to ...

    Article : 86 words
  24. SKILLED LABOUR SHORT IN ORCHARDS

    Shortage of skilled orchard labour, due to enlistments in the fighting services, has been reported to the Department of Agriculture from the Goulburn Valley. ...

    Article : 56 words
  25. Advertising

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    Advertising : 271 words
  26. TIMBER SALVAGE

    Because private enterprise has not undertaken the work, the State Government has decided to establish its own timber mill in the Thompson watershed district ...

    Article : 203 words
  27. MAKING TRACTORS

    ADELAIDE, Tuesday.—Problems connected with the manufacture of tractors in Australia were being investigated by the Tariff Board in its capacity as advisory ...

    Article : 42 words
  28. RESPECTABLE "COCKIES"

    An air of respectability has been restored to the cockatoo colony at the Zoo. The outburst last week, when one of the birds asked a gardener what the- ...

    Article : 92 words
  29. SAFE IN ENGLAND

    Mr. and Mrs. P. Quaine, of South Yarra, have received a cable message to say that their son, Mr. Frank Quaine, who enlisted with the B.E.F. when war ...

    Article : 134 words
  30. WAR SOUVENIRS MAY BE USEFUL NOW

    Gunnery equipment which returned soldiers are keeping as souvenirs of the last war may have a use in the national war effort. ...

    Article : 83 words
  31. BROADCASTING

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 298 words
  32. EGG EXPORTS SEASON

    Instructions have been issued by the Egg and Egg Pulp Marketing Board to its authorised agents to begin packing eggs for export. The export season has opened ...

    Article : 130 words
  33. RED CROSS APPEAL

    The Red Cross waste products depot now has three telephone numbers— F1920, F9276, and F9277. Arrangements for disposal of waste may be made by ...

    Article : 421 words
  34. RIVER GAUGINGS.—Tuesday, July 2

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 206 words
  35. SHALE OIL PRODUCTION

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.—Excellent progress had been made by National Oil Pty. Ltd. in the development of shale oil deposits at Glen Davis, and more than 700,000 ...

    Article : 115 words
  36. R.A.G.V. PATRIOTIC APPEAL

    Another cheque for £500, from Mr. John Hackett, of Walpole st., Kew, was received yesterday by the R.A.C.V. Patriotic Fund for purchasing ambulances ...

    Article : 260 words
  37. LAW NOTICES—(This Day)

    COUNTY COURT.—Before Judge Foster.—In the Third Civil court.—At 10.30—Chinn v. Victoria Palace (part heard). Quinn v. Becker. SECOND COUNTY COURT. — Before Judge ...

    Article : 84 words
  38. LABOUR SENATE BALLOT

    With the elimination of Miss Jean Daley from the count, a close contest for fourth position has resulted in the Labour selection ballot to choose candidates for ...

    Article : 88 words
  39. COMFORTS FUND

    The following donations to the Comforts Fund have been received by the Lord Mayor:—Previously acknowledged, £[?]4,421/10/10; Powers, Rutherford, and CO., £188/19/8; proceeds of ...

    Article : 129 words
  40. POSTAGE RATES

    Australasia and New Zealand, 1d.: United Kingdom (overland). 2d.; (all-sea route), 1d.; other English Possessions, 2d.; U.S.A. and other Foreign Countries, 3d. To ensure ...

    Article : 68 words
  41. FITTING REMARK

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