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  2. THE FISCAL ISSUE.

    Mr. Chamberlain's preferential trade scheme, as unfolded in his Glasgow speech, is regarded on the Continent with a feeling of mingled coolness and suspicion. ...

    Article : 292 words
  3. A BRUTAL THIEF.

    A case of housebreaking with a most sensational sequel occurred at Fairfield on Saturday evening. A young married couple, Mr. Robert ...

    Article : 460 words
  4. A PATHETIC CASE.

    A well-dressed male child, about a month old, was found on the doorstep of the Austraban Woman newspaper offices, Hunter-street. The following pathetic and ...

    Article : 217 words
  5. THE FAR EASTERN WAR CLOUD.

    The 8th inst, has passed without any visible sign being forthcoming on the part of Russia of an intention to make good her pledge to restore Nin-chwang to China, ...

    Article : 537 words
  6. THE BRITISH CABINET.

    Earl Percy (eldest son of the Duke of Northumberland) has been appointed Under-Secretary for Foreign Affairs in succession to the present Lord Salisbury, who, as ...

    Article : 215 words
  7. ENGLAND AND FRANCE.

    The Times denies the accuracy of the statement in the New York press to the effect that an Anglo-French treaty of arbitration has been concluded of a character ...

    Article : 104 words
  8. FEDERAL AFFAIRS.

    The following shows che voting of members of the House of Representatives in the successive ballots:- FIRST BALLOT. ...

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  9. DEATH OF MR. MAURICE SALOM.

    Mr. Maurice Salom died at his residence, Brougham-place, North Adelaide, on Saturday evening, after a short illness. The late Mr. Salom was a son of Mr. ...

    Article : 800 words
  10. THE COMING ELECTIONS.

    Serious alarm is now being exhibited by candidates for Federal Purliainentary honors who have since September 15 been addressing meetings in public halls for the ...

    Article : 195 words
  11. THE LIFE OF GLADSTONE.

    The first edition of Mr. Morley's biography of Mr. Gladstone consisted of 20,000 copies. As previously reported, Mr. Morley's remuneration for the work will be ...

    Article : 39 words
  12. THE BALLARAT COMPETITIONS.

    The open humorous dialogue competition on Friday resulted in Miss A. Harris and Mr. McGowan, of Adelaide, taking third place. In the comedietta Mr. Claude ...

    Article : 407 words
  13. AN EMIGRATION SCHEME.

    The Duke of Westminster has purchased 16,000 acres of land in the district of Thabanchu, South Africa, and he proposes to induce members of the Cheshire Yeomanry ...

    Article : 39 words
  14. THE ADELAIDE STAMP PRINTING OFFICE.

    Sir Philip Fysh (the Postmaster-General), in regard to the printing plant attached to the General Post-Office at Adelaide, has discovered that both in ...

    Article : 192 words
  15. A MARITIME MISHAP.

    The steamer Australian, which went aground at Imaharu, a town on the Japanese Island of Skikoku, has been floated, and is proceeding to Nagasaki, to be ...

    Article : 43 words
  16. AFFAIRS IN SERVIA.

    Intelligence from Belgrade states that notwithstanding the change of government, and the supersession of General Avukumovitch as Premier by M. Gruitch, King Peter ...

    Article : 162 words
  17. IMPERIAL FOOD SUPPLIES COMPANY.

    Mr. Archer Baker, European traffic manager of the Canadian Pacific Railway,-and Mr. H. W. Williams, late manager of the London aud Indian Docks, have joined the ...

    Article : 55 words
  18. MR. BALFOURS PAMPHLET.

    The pamphlet in which Mr. Balfour [?]ciates his fiscal policy is still circulating enormously. Fully 100,000 copies have already been sold. ...

    Article : 281 words
  19. NEW SOUTH WALES.

    It has been arranged that work will be resumed at the Pelaw Main colliery on Tuesday, a satisfactory arrangement having been arrvied at About a dozen of the 42 ...

    Article : 58 words
  20. THE DEFENCE FORCES.

    In connection with the decision of the military authorities co convert the Victorian Rangers into Mounted Militia, about 40 or 50 per cent, are unable to ...

    Article : 172 words
  21. CANADIAN IMMIGRATION.

    The statistics issued by the Immigration Department of Canada show that during the first nine months of the present year 43,187 persons arrived from Great Britain, ...

    Article : 43 words
  22. COMMERCIAL NEWS.

    Copper.—Copper is quoted at £54 10/ on spot, and £54 7/6. Lead.—Lead is quoted at £11 2/6. The imports amount to 21,303 tons (Australia ...

    Article : 177 words
  23. AN INTERRUPTED BOXING CONTEST.

    At Newcastle last night the pobce stopped a boxing contest between Whitelaw and Martin. The latter appeared to be altogether at has opponent's mercy, and the ...

    Article : 46 words
  24. RACING IN ENGLAND.

    The Imperial Produce Stakes, of 3,000 sovs, were run for to-day at the Kempton Park Autumn meeting, and fell to Mr. J. R. Keene's colt, Lancashire, who was followed ...

    Article : 40 words
  25. SYDNEY ROWING.

    At the New South Wales Rowing Association's regatta yesterday, the Sydney Rowing Club won both the champion events, fours and pairs. The former crew ...

    Article : 75 words
  26. A PECULIAR MISTAKE.

    A peculiar case was heard at the Port Melbourne Court on Saturday, when Charles Jenvey, an ex publican, was charged with stealing two gold watches, two gold ...

    Article : 146 words
  27. THE SUGAR BOUNTIES.

    The Minister of Customs issues in this week's Commonwealth Gazette the new regulations which will govern the distribution of bonuses, to sugar growers who ...

    Article : 44 words
  28. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    Probate has been granted in the estate of the late Mr. Phil May, die personalty being sworn at £803. Mr. Sydney Allen, of Melbourne, has ...

    Article : 60 words
  29. THE FEDERAL HIGH COURT.

    The Attorney-General (Senator Drake) announced on Saturday that arrangements had been completed with the Governments ol all the Australian States for the use by ...

    Article : 85 words
  30. A FAITHFUL DOG.

    Hugh Campbell, a laborer, who had been living for some months in a tent in the vicinity of the Chatswood railway-station, has been found dead in his tent. The ...

    Article : 91 words
  31. HEAYY RAINFALL.

    Serious floods have been experienced on both sides of the Atlantic. New York has been subjected to almost continuous rains, extending over 30 hours, and registering 9 ...

    Article : 104 words
  32. FINANCIAL NEWS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 46 words
  33. THE VANCOUVER MAIL.

    The Moana, from Vancouver, brings American files to September l8. From these are extracted the following items:- Inspector Phillips, who has returned ...

    Article : 298 words
  34. VICTORIAN FINANCE.

    With regard to the Victorian conversion oan of £5,000,000,. t is officially announced that the bondholders will be offered the choice between the following ...

    Article : 466 words
  35. TASMANIA.

    The result of the election for the vacant seat in the House of Assembly for Cumberland; caused by the death of the Speaker (Mr. Nicholas J. Brown),was the return of ...

    Article : 450 words
  36. THE CA[?]E CONFFERENCE.

    The Prime Minister has cabled to the Colonial Office with a view to ascertaining the time, [?] place, and the representation system to be adopted in connection with ...

    Article : 52 words
  37. QUEENSLAND.

    It was reported from Cooktown yesterday that the blacks had stated that a fishing lugger, name unknown, had sunk on a reef off No. 1 of the Howick Group. The ...

    Article : 121 words
  38. ALARMING RAILWAY ACCIDENT.

    An accident of a somewhat alarming character occurred at the Ararat railway-station on Saturday afternoon to the down train to Portland. A van, two passenger ...

    Article : 185 words
  39. PATERSON, LAING, & BRUCE, LTD.

    The balance-sheet of Paterson, Laing, and Bruce, Ltd., shows a profit of £21,207. Preference dividends have absorbed £21,000, and the balance has been carried ...

    Article : 59 words
  40. A MORAL MONSTER.

    A German tutor, named Dippold, has been sentenced at Beyreuth, in Bavaria, to eight years' imprisonment and the loss of his civil rights for a decade, for his ...

    Article : 78 words
  41. THE WESTERN AUSTRALIAN CUSTOMS.

    The Customs officials at Fremantle have been exceptionally busy during the last two days owing to the second reduction in the sliding scale of inter-State Customs duties. ...

    Article : 77 words
  42. THE PRICE OF SILVER.

    Silver is quoted at 2/3 9-16 per oz. ...

    Article : 15 words
  43. WESTERN AUSTRALIA.

    Owing to the inclement weather the Canning Park race meeting was postponed of Saturday. The heavy weather along the coast has caused inconvenience to shipping ...

    Article : 46 words
  44. AUSTRALIAN INDEBTEDNESS.

    The London Times, which has devoted considerable attention to Australian topics of late, dealt on September 9 with the question of Australian indebtedness as between ...

    Article : 266 words
  45. AMERICAN STOCKS.

    Serious charges have been brought against Mr. Pierpont Morgan and Mr. Charles Schwab, who were prominently identified with the management of the great ...

    Article : 97 words
  46. INDEX TO ADVERTISEMENTS.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 202 words
  47. A GRUESOME DISCOVERY.

    The body of a man was discovered on Friday hanging from a tree near Bibra, eight miles from Fremantle. He had apparently been dead seven or eight weeks, ...

    Article : 71 words
  48. NEW ZEALAND.

    No offer was made by the New Zealand Government to send a contingent to Somaliland. A person named Caiberet proposed to raise a corps here, but the War Office ...

    Article : 54 words
  49. BROKEN HILL.

    A public meeting to protest against the new timber regulations was held at South Broken Hill on Friday night, the mayor presiding. A committee was appointed to ...

    Article : 133 words
  50. THE AUXILIARY SQUADRON.

    Our London correspondent wrote on September 11:—The third-class cruiaers, Wallaroo, Katoomba, and Mildura, are ordered to be recommissioned for another three ...

    Article : 160 words
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