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  2. THE BOER WAR.

    Lord Kitchener is now at Gausrand, 15 miles behind General De Wet's present position Lord Methuen is a few miles further to the south-west. ...

    Article : 41 words
  3. THE CHINA WAR.

    The United States Government is in receipt of a further telegram from Mr. Conger. American Minister in Peking. The despatch, which was lodged at Tsinfu ...

    Article : 80 words
  4. SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE.

    Warrnambool, str., from London, via Cape-town Wollowre, str., from Sydney. Leura, str., from Townsville. ...

    Article : 51 words
  5. MAILS OUTWARD

    Are made up at the G.P.O., MELBOURNE, as follow: — SYDNEY AND BRISBANE— Overland, 5.30 a.m. and 4.30 p.m. daily; (2.30 ...

    Article : 105 words
  6. DE WET'S DILEMMA.

    Lord Roberts reports that Lord Methuen, who is operating against the Boers under General De Wet, captured six waggons and two ambulances at Buffel's Hoek on the 9th ...

    Article : 39 words
  7. MESSAGE FROM SIR ROBERT HART.

    Sir Robert Hart, director of the Chinese Maritimes Customs, in a cipher message, dated 5th inst., states:—"The sooner we can get out of this the better, as our presence is ...

    Article : 65 words
  8. BESET BY SMITH-DORRIENS FORCE.

    General De Wet has passed further north, and made an attempt on Saturday to cross the railway at Welvendiend, 35 miles south-west of Krugersdorp. ...

    Article : 40 words
  9. THE FIGHTIN AT ELANDS RIVER.

    Reports received by the War Office state that during Sir Frederick Carrington's determined attempt to relieve the Elands River garrisen Lieutenant Thomas and 10 Australian bushmen ...

    Article : 86 words
  10. A FRENCH TELEGRAM.

    The French Government, has received a cipher message from M. Pichon, the French Minister in Peking, dated 7th inst., stating that ammunition and provisions were nearly ...

    Article : 44 words
  11. COMMERCIAL INTELLIGENCE.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 488 words
  12. YUNG-LI'S INFLUENCE.

    The "Times" correspondent at Tientsin, telegraphing on the 3rd inst., stated that the influence of Yung-li, the Chinese Prime Minister, was growing in Peking, and that ...

    Article : 49 words
  13. FURTHER SURRENDERS.

    The Boers in the Ficksburg district continue to give in their submission, 130 additional men having surrendered to Sir Archibald Hunter during the last few days. ...

    Article : 75 words
  14. THE ADVANCE ON PEKING.

    Efforts are being made by the Chinese to prevent the allies from pushing on from Yangtsun towards Peking. Li Ping Heng, the Chinese ...

    Article : 119 words
  15. THE PRETORIA PLOT.

    Lord Roberts cables to the War Office that the plot to kill the British officers at Pretoria, and to kidnap the commander-in-chief, was clumsily conceived, and that all ...

    Article : 47 words
  16. THE ALLIED FORCES.

    It is expected that by the end of next month the number of foreign troops in the province of Chihli (which includes Peking and Tientsin) will be 78,000, and the number ...

    Article : 59 words
  17. BOER AUDACITY.

    The Boers continue to man[?]uvre in small bodies in the neighborhood of Pretoria, and a commando of 500 men, with two guns, has taken up a position on an eminence known ...

    Article : 47 words
  18. COUNT WALDERSEE.

    It is expected that Count Waldersee, who has been appointed commander-in-chief of the allied forces in China, will reach Shanghai on 22nd September. ...

    Article : 61 words
  19. THE BRITISH PRISONERS.

    General Louis Botha has informed Lord Roberts that since the importation of food-stuffs via Delagoa Bay has been prohibited by the Portuguese authorities, the British ...

    Article : 59 words
  20. WOOL, HIDES, SKINS, ETC.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 214 words
  21. RUSSIAN SUCCESSES.

    The Russians have relieved Harbin, in Manchuria, a number of refugees from which place recently arrived at Khabarovsk, in the Amur province of Russia. ...

    Article : 75 words
  22. BOER COMMANDANT ARRESTED.

    Commandant Marais and 130 armed burghers have been arrested at Harrismith by Sir Leslie Rundle. ...

    Article : 27 words
  23. PRIVATE WILLIAMSON ENTERTAINED.

    At the Wellington hotel, White Hills, last evening, a number of young men of the district tendered a welcome home to their companion, Private C. Williamson. Mr. N. ...

    Article : 220 words
  24. BENDIGO HORSE MARKET.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 122 words
  25. BRITAIN AND RUSSIA.

    It is semi-officially stated in St. Petersburg that the Russian Government regards the unexpected sending of 2500 British troops to Shanghai from Hong Kong as totally ...

    Article : 34 words
  26. LANDING OF FOREIGN TROOPS.

    The Viceroys of the southern provinces in China are strongly opposed to the landing of foreign troops at Shanghai, and are doing all in their power to dissuade the allies from ...

    Article : 47 words
  27. Family Notices

    {No abstract available}

    Family Notices : 43 words
  28. COUNTRY STOCK MARKETS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 250 words
  29. TO CORRESPONDENTS.

    "INQUIRER."—We have already obtained and published the colors of the Governors of South Australia and New South Wales, and we would suggest it ...

    Article : 57 words
  30. PEACE NEGOTIATIONS.

    M. Bezaure, the French consul at Shanghai, reports that an Imperial edict has been issued empowering Li Hung Chang, the new Viceroy of Chihli, to enter into peace ...

    Article : 69 words
  31. THE BENDIGO ADVERTISER

    THE fact that the retiring councillors for the three wards in the city have been re-elected unopposed for two years in succession may be regarded as an indication that the ...

    Article : 4,450 words
  32. INVALIDED SOLDIERS.

    The Minister of Defence, Mr. Ramsay [?] the Defence department), and Captain Osborne, A.D.C., on behalf of the military authorities, went down to the wharf this morning ...

    Article : 167 words
  33. NOTES FOR TO-DAY.

    Eaglehawk Police Court, 10. Opening new Salvation Army Rescue Home, Mundy-street, 3. James Roe Lodge, Beehive Exchange. ...

    Article : 70 words
  34. GENERAL ITEMS.

    There are now 82 foreign warships in the Gulf of Pechili, 32 on the Yangtse Kiang, and 20 at Canton, making a total of 124. ...

    Article : 25 words
  35. EAGLEHAWK.

    A meeting of the Miners and Engine-drivers' anniversary committee was held at the Town Hall last night. The president (Mr. Grigg) was in the chair, and there was ...

    Article : 276 words
  36. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 2,265 words
  37. PRIVATE WALKER.

    Private Percy Walker, of the V.M.R., who went to South Africa with the second contingent and contracted enteric fever while in camp, which caused him to be invalided home in the ...

    Article : 195 words
  38. THE BROKERS' BILL.

    A deputation from the Stock Exchanges of Melbourne, Ballarat, Bendigo, and Castlemaine waited on the Attorney-General to-day for the purpose of opposing the bill to licence and ...

    Article : 206 words
  39. SUNDRY ITEMS.

    Sergeant A. M. Reid. of the New Zealand troops, has died of enteric fever at Johannesburg. Orders were passed by the ...

    Article : 65 words
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