Harry Barkstead lay dead in the clubroom of the Posting House. At one end of the room two pillars, representing two orders of architecture, ...Article : 3,050 words
H.M.S. Daphne has just arrived at Thursday Island, and reports having had a severe brush with the natives of Aroo Island last month. A number of the natives were killed ...Article : 182 words
At Broken Hill, whilst Mrs. Frank Stubbs, the wife of the well-known sharebroker, was this afternoon standing on the pavement in front of Boan Bros.' drapery establishment, ...Article : 205 words
SIR,—Mr. Dunstan's letter, in your issue of the 23rd inst., will come as a great surprise to many who thought they knew that gentleman. To my own knowledge Mr. ...Article : 78 words
The death sentence passed on Daverns has been commuted to imprisonment for life. ...Article : 23 words
SIR,—I wrote a letter to your contemporary which was published on Friday evening. If they did not wish to publish it, well and good, but surely they were not justified in ...Article : 215 words
A telegram from Bright reports the total destruction last night by fire of an hotel at Buckland. The proprietor, Mrs. Scott, and a grandohild, Robert Anderson, aged 9, were ...Article : 76 words
SIR,—As a new arrival from the other side, viz., Adelaide, one of my first self-imposed tasks was to see how many healthy places of recreation there were in Perth, places where ...Article : 316 words
At noon to-day a large attendance of ladies and others taking a leading part in the woman's suffrage movement waited upon the Premier, Sir John Downer, to induce the Government ...Article : 194 words
An interesting cricket match between the above teams was played on Wednesday and Thursday last, the game beginning each day at half-past four. Parker acted as captain ...Article : 1,500 words
SIR,—It is several years since searching for water by means of a twig came beneath my notice. Like many others I was then incredulous, because it seemed that the twig ...Article : 747 words
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