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  2. THE COMMONWEALTH PARLIAMENT.

    The President took the chair at 2.30 p.m. PUBLIC SERVICE BILL. The Senate went into committee on the Public Service Bill. ...

    Article : 292 words
  3. WEST AUSTRALIA.

    The proceedings in the House of Assembly became somewhat interesting last night. After the dinner hour the Colonial Treasurer submitted the Supplementary ...

    Article : 415 words
  4. THE SQUADRON.

    Admiral Beaumont landed at half-past 10 this morning, and a committee of prominent townsmen and ladies received him at the steps of the jetty. The school children ...

    Article : 209 words
  5. AUSTRALIAN SOLDIERS.

    The members of the Seventh Contingent were engaged on Thursday morning in schooling their horses. This morning they will be inspected by the Commandant ...

    Article : 54 words
  6. VICTORIA.

    Sundah Singh, a Hindu, was kicked by a horse, and his injuries were so severe that he died. According to Hindu custom the body was cremated. The ceremony took ...

    Article : 1,887 words
  7. THE LATE SIR JOHN COLTON.

    Very general regret will be experienced throughout South Australia concerning the death of Sir John Colton, an ex-Premier of the State and a former Mayor of Adelaide, ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 3,466 words
  8. ALLEGED ASSAULT ON A BLACK GIRL.

    On Tuesday, at the courthouse, Alice Springs, before Mr. T. A. Bradshaw, special magistrate, and Mr. H. B. Fita., Thomas Burke, alias Mitchell, alias Bell, was ...

    Article : 155 words
  9. THE KAPUNDA COMPLEMENT.

    Colonel Fergusson and Sergeant- Major Anderson completed their recruiting duties in Kapunda this morning. Everyone of the 23 men who passed the doctor satisfied ...

    Article : 119 words
  10. FOXES NEAR MILANG.

    A sportsman named Mr. E. Lee shot a large fox within three miles of the town on Wednesday evening last. This was the second ...

    Article : 106 words
  11. THE MOUNT GAMBIER SELECTION.

    The examination of candidates for the Commonwealth Contingent occupied all day yesterday. The selectors had a busy time till after midnight, when the final selection ...

    Article : 177 words
  12. PORT LINCOLN FULL OF VISITORS.

    A great many visitors have patronised Port Lincoln this summer. The steamer Ferret, which plies from Port Adelaide and Wallaroo weekly, has been crowded nearly ...

    Article : 513 words
  13. BURRA MEAT SUPPLY.

    A meeting of the local board of health was held last night, when the local meat supply question was considered. The Mayor (Mr. E. W. Crewes) stated that he ...

    Article : 223 words
  14. NEW SOUTH WALES.

    An act of folly attended by serious consequences is reported from Gosford. Nelly Robertson, aged about 16 years, to win a wager with her sister, swallowed water in ...

    Article : 920 words
  15. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.

    The Speaker took the chair at 2.30 p.m. SHEARING MACHINES AND THE FREE LIST. The Minister of Customs, Mr. Kingston (S.A.), replying to Mr. R. Edwards (Qld.), ...

    Article : 1,262 words
  16. BROKEN HILL.

    Mr. James Hebbard has been elected chairman of the Hospital Board for the current year. A youth strolling through the North ...

    Article : 380 words
  17. THE VICTORIAN OFFICERS.

    Major-General Downes, the Victorian Commandant, received back to-day from Major-General Hutton his list of men recommended for commissions in Victoria's ...

    Article : 77 words
  18. TWO SNAKE STORIES.

    On Friday evening a large brown snake Was seen in the school grounds. Mr. W. Catr got between the snake and its refuge, but the reptile made straight for him with ...

    Article : 112 words
  19. VICTORIAN EASTER ENCAMPMENTS.

    This Easter will witness the revival of the annual encampments of the Victorian Defence Force, which, owing to financial stringency and other things, were last held ...

    Article : 47 words
  20. SYDNEY CAMP WORK.

    The whole of the First Federal Con tingent is now back in camp on the old rifle ranges at Paddington. Some useful work has been put in by the ...

    Article : 90 words
  21. DEATH OF AN OLD COLONIST.

    Mr. John Huddy, of Quorn, an old resident, who was well known and highly respected throughout the district, died last night. He had been suffering from an ...

    Article : 138 words
  22. CRICKET.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 719 words
  23. CORRESPONDENCE.

    "C. O. Lundberg."—We have no space to devote to the purpose you describe. "Semloh."—The address of the Right Hon. John Morley is 57, Elm Park Gardens, ...

    Article : 957 words
  24. PORT PIRIE.

    On Monday some excitement was caused at a boarding-house in Ellen-street by a man named Rogers. He made enquiries for his wife, and, producing a weapon ...

    Article : 75 words
  25. MOUNT GAMBIER.

    On Frew Park this afternoon a return cricket match was played between Out Boys' and Port MacDonnell cricket clubs, and resulted in a win for the visitors. ...

    Article : 141 words
  26. THE LATE MR. ARTHUR HARVEY.

    Another gentleman who once held a seat in the Legislative Assembly has passed away in the pwson of Mr. Arthur Harvey, who, singularly enough, retired from that ...

    Article : 678 words
  27. THE FAMILY.

    The family of Sir John and Lady Colton consists of four sons and one daughter. They are Mr. John W. Colton, managing director of Messrs. Harrold, Colton, & Co.; ...

    Article : 98 words
  28. MALLALA CATHOLIC PICNIC.

    The Mallala annual Catholic picnic was held to-day on the grounds of the Hon. R. Butler, and a fair number of people attended from the surrounding districts. A concert, presided over by ...

    Article : 518 words
  29. THE FUNERAL.

    The funeral of Sir John Colton will take place to-morrow, when his remains will be laid beside those of Lady Colton in the West-terrace Cemetery. The cortege will ...

    Article : 63 words
  30. THE KING AND CONSUMPTION.

    The campaign against consumption will now be prosecuted with greater vigor than ever before in London, owing to the personal interest of the King and the ...

    Article : 464 words
  31. LITERARY SOCIETIES.

    On Thursday evening the annual social of the Bowden Literary Society was held in the local Methodist lecture-hall, when the Rev. F. Bullock (president) occupied the chair. There was a ...

    Article : 82 words
  32. NEW ZEALAND.

    The Wellington Football Association is considering a proposal to send home an association team to play the second league teams. Mr. Hyams, the New Zealand ...

    Article : 241 words
  33. Advertising

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    Advertising : 81 words
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