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  2. Official Notifications.

    APPOINTMENTS.—E. R. Webb, M.R.C.S.E., to be medical officer at Ipswich in the room of A Mackintoal., resigned; J. O. Bourne to be Deputy Registrar-General for the ...

    Article : 858 words
  3. Table of Rainfall During the Month of February, 1881.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 432 words
  4. Beenleigh.

    THE Beenleigh Divisional Board met on the 16th instant. Correspondence was received from the Tabragalba and Nerang Divisions to the effect that the preposition of the Beenleigh ...

    Article : 401 words
  5. Competing Mail Lines.

    SIR,—Will you kindly allow us to point out that we fell into no error whatever in our letter to you yesterday. We did not compare your fifty-five days passage of Orient steamers with ...

    Article : 161 words
  6. Peak Downs.

    THE rain has commenced again, and apparently in good earnest, and there is now no reason for any anxiety about the coming season. There will be but little corn, as the last rain came too ...

    Article : 1,119 words
  7. A Word in Defence of the Irish Land League.

    SIR,—In pursuance of the motto Audi alteram partem, perhaps you will permit me to put forth, through your columns, some views in support of the Irish Land League, whose actions and ...

    Article : 972 words
  8. Cairns.

    A WET week; rain every night and heavy tropical continuous showers since Wednesday. The upper part of the main street has skilfully managed to retain a narrow strip of road that ...

    Article : 348 words
  9. Nerang.

    THE next meeting of our Divisional Board takes place next Saturday, 2nd April. The business of the meeting is not heavy; motions are tabled by Mr. Young to recover unpaid ...

    Article : 414 words
  10. City Police Court.

    DISORDERLY CONDUCT.—Kate Henry, charged with the above offence, was discharged. OBSCENE LANGUAGE.—Alice Coughlan, for using obscene language within the ...

    Article : 1,054 words
  11. Important from Charters Towers.

    UNDER date 18th March, our correspondent at Charters Towers sends some mining news of more than usual interest as follows:—"The escort in charge of Inspector Armstrong arrived ...

    Article : 932 words
  12. Cooktown.

    SINCE my last letter there has been rain every day, and sometimes considerable quantities of it, accompanied by strong gales. The rivers are all flooded, and traffic of every kind stopped. The ...

    Article : 170 words
  13. Railway Traffic Earnings.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 222 words
  14. Bundaberg.

    DURING the past week the threatened drought has broken up locally. Water was becoming a scarce commodity, and the pasture and agricultural products began to hold out signals of ...

    Article : 273 words
  15. Inverell (N.S.W.)

    THE great carnival of the Inverell year—the show of the P. and A. Association—was held here on the 9th and 10th instant, and so far as attendance was concerned may be considered to have ...

    Article : 624 words
  16. Queensland Museum.

    THE following donations have been received at the Queensland Museum during the month of March:— His Honour Judge Pring, Brisbane, weapons of natives ...

    Article : 620 words
  17. Rockhampton.

    THERE can be no doubt about the drought here having broken up at last. All last week clouds came drifting in from seaward, and occasional showers fell, but it poured almost ...

    Article : 572 words
  18. Education.

    SIR,—You may perhaps permit me to make a few remarks in your columns upon the opinions called forth by the recent opening of the new Grammar School in Brisbane, and expressed in ...

    Article : 904 words
  19. Townsville.

    SINCE my last letter was mailed we have been favoured with a copious downfall of rain, accompanied by terrific wind. On Friday night as much as 5.40in. was gauged, and at the Herbert ...

    Article : 602 words



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