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  2. THE WAR CLOUD.

    The situation in the Far East is said to have been still further complicated by a financial demand by Japan. Russian newspaper assert that Japan has ...

    Article : 93 words
  3. WAR OFFICE REORGANISATION.

    The report of the committee appointed to recommend the reorganisation of the War Office incidentally acquits the Government of remissness in regard to the Boer War. ...

    Article : 78 words
  4. INTER-STATE TELEGRAMS.

    A deputation representing the Sydney Labor Council waited upon the Railway Commissioners to-day to protest against the curtailment of the system of workmen's cheap ...

    Article : 117 words
  5. AUSTRALIANS HATED IN SOUTH AFRICA.

    Sir. A. J. J. Phelps, late of Sydneywrites to the "Sunday Times" from Durban:—The state of the building trade in South Africa, especially in Natal, ...

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  6. THE BIBLE IN STATE SCHOOLS.

    The Rev. Joseph Nicholson, who is actively conducting a campaign throughout of State in the interest introduction of the Bible into State schools, addicted ...

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  7. OBITUARY.

    The announcement of the death of Mr. Michael O'Dwyer will be received with feelings of sincere sorrow by his numerous friends. The deceased citizen passed away ...

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  8. SHOCKING ACCIDENT.

    A shocking casualty occurred at East Maitland, to-day to a deaf man named Thomas Mitchell. The unfortunate fellowwas found, near a fire, with both hands and ...

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  9. COMMENT BY MR. AUSTIN CHAPMAN.

    When interviewed to-day, Mr. Chapman, the Minister of Defence, was not dispose to say anything definite regarding the new scheme of ...

    Article : 88 words
  10. THE BROUGHAM-STREET ROBBERY.

    Detective Wilson, Senior-constable Corby and Constable Withers yesterday made an energetic investigation into the circumstances under which Mr. J. Pickup's ...

    Article : 131 words
  11. FOOD SUPPLIES.

    Some figures are available to-day showing the enormous purchases of rations made by. the prospective belligerents in the Far East. Altogether Japan has ordered, in ...

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  12. H.M.S. ROYAL ARTHUR.

    A report of considerable int crest is current in naval circles in Sydney. It is stated that H.M.S. Royal Arthur, the flagship of the Australian squadron, is to proceed direct ...

    Article : 63 words
  13. INTERNATIONAL CABLES.

    Reinforcements are being prepared by the Indian Government for Colonel Younghusband, who, at the head of an armed force, technically described as an "escort," is ...

    Article : 116 words
  14. THE LATEST NEWS.

    The "Daily Mail" states that Japan has pressed Russian for a prompt reply to her memorandum, and intimates that action will be taken if a reply is not sent in a very few ...

    Article : 86 words
  15. LATE BISHOP TORREGGIANI.

    The parishioners of St. Mary's-Cathedral, at Armidale, have subscribed the sum of £50 towards the erection of a memorial to their late Bishop, Dr. Torreggiani. ...

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  16. FIRE IN MELBOURNE.

    A few minutes before 6 o'clock this evening, a fire, broke out in a three-storied building in Ramsden-place, off Russell-street, occupied by Max Borphardt, hat and cap manufacturer. The ...

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  17. WORTHLESS NOTE.

    At the Campbelltown Police Court to-day a man was fined £10, with costs, for passing a £5-note on a defunct Melbourne bunk. ...

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  18. CHINESE MERCHANT'S OFFER.

    No official information has come to the Government concerning the offer said to have been made by a Chinese merchant at Geraldton. to indent a thousand Chinese from the ...

    Article : 84 words
  19. THE FISCAL CONTROVERSY.

    The commission of inquiry appointed by the Tariff Reform League is displaying much energy in pursuing its investigations. Circulars, with schedules of ...

    Article : 69 words
  20. THE TOM MARGETTS MEMORIAL

    This evening an open-air entertainment of an attractive character will take place in the Upper Reserve in aid of the Tom Margetts memorial fund. The late Mr. Margetts for 18 ...

    Article : 137 words
  21. SOUTH AFRICA.

    The Council of the Amalgamated Society of Engineers is carrying on an active campaign in opposition to the proposal to introduce Chinese into the Transvaal. ...

    Article : 79 words
  22. GANG OF COINERS.

    A gang of coiners is circulating spurious shillings in Brisbane. Thus far £20 or £30 worth of the shillings have been passed on the public. The coins are splendid ...

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  23. AUSTRALIA'S TARIFF.

    Local organisations in different parts of the United Kingdom are, independently of the efforts of the Commission of Inquiry appointed by the Tariff Reform League, ...

    Article : 136 words
  24. THE COLONIAL PROTESTS.

    Mr. Alfred Lyttelton, Secretary of State for the Colonies, has forwarded a reply to the protest received from the Cape with reference to the importation of Asiatics into ...

    Article : 113 words
  25. THE A.N.A. COMPETITIONS.

    The musical and elocutionary competitions in connection with the A.N.A. fete were opened to-day by the Prime Minister in the Athenæum Hall. The attendance was not ...

    Article : 350 words
  26. COTTON GROWING.

    Mr. Bottomley, who is representing the British Cotton Growers' Association, arrived in Brisbane to-day, and had an interview with the Premier and the Minister of ...

    Article : 53 words
  27. SENTENCING PRISONERS.

    In the Court of Quarter Sessions to-day a number of prisoners were presented for sentence. John Garvey and John Wilson, found guilty of burglary. was sentenced, the ...

    Article : 179 words
  28. FEARFUL EXPLOSION.

    A terrible explosion is reported from the Punjaub, India. A magazine containing 20,000lb, of gnupowder, in the own of Bhatinda, by ...

    Article : 44 words
  29. AMERICAN BOOTS.

    The American Bureau of Commerce has just published its lists of imports and exports for 1903. Australia last year took one-ninth or the ...

    Article : 39 words
  30. GOLDEN-SQUARE FIRE BRIGADE.

    The monthly Meeting of the members of the Golden-square Fire Brigade was held last evening, Captain R. Houston presiding. There was a good attendance of ...

    Article : 183 words
  31. THE MAIL CONTRACTS.

    A Melbourne telegram, published in connection with the mail contract, stated that the Orient and Peninsular lines did not intend to tender Tor the mail service between ...

    Article : 71 words
  32. THE NATION'S OPINION.

    Mr. J. L. Wanklyn, Liberal Unionist member for Central Bradford, who recently challenged Mr. Harold Cox. secretary of the Cobden Club, to contest that constituency ...

    Article : 152 words
  33. MALICIOUSLY WOUNDING.

    At the Quarter Sessions to-day, a young mail named.David Henry Smith w charged with maliciously wounding Margaret Murray. Defendant pleaded not guilty. The ...

    Article : 138 words
  34. THE PRIME MINISTER.

    Mr. Balfour, the Prime Minister, is at present confined to his room suffering from an attack of influenza. ...

    Article : 27 words
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  36. A CITY AMBULANCE CAR.

    Sir.—The necessity of having an ambulance car located in a central position in the city was fully demonstrated on the occasion of the recent fire at Hustler's Hill, when ...

    Article : 234 words
  37. ITEMS OF INTEREST.

    The death of a man named Samuel Turner, at Port Morris (New Jersey). may almost be described as a case of hereditary fatality. ...

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  38. DESTRUCTIVE FIRE AVERTED.

    About 9 o'clock this evening the fire bell was rung, the alarm on the telephone message stating that a conflagration had broken out at Mr. G. Wells's bakery establishment, ...

    Article : 54 words
  39. NOTES FOR TO-DAY.

    Rochester races; special train, 11.10. Scholarship examination, School of Mines, 2 Shooting, Sydenham Gardens, 2.30. Concert, Strickland road Mission Hall. ...

    Article : 34 words
  40. REV. HANDEL JONES HOSTILE.

    There was a large attendance at the hall of the Mechanics' Institute on Monday night to hear the Rev. Joseph Nicholson lecture on "Should the Bible be introduced into ...

    Article : 306 words
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  42. A CORRECTION.

    Sir,—In my letter published in your paper this day there occurs a mistake, which entirely alters the statement, I wished to convoy. In the letter I am made to say, "I request ...

    Article : 138 words
  43. MADMAN TERRORISES A SHIP.

    The passengers on the river steamship Tayuan the other day had an exciting experience between Ichang and Hankow. The chief engineer of the vessel suddenly went ...

    Article : 141 words
  44. SINGULAR ACCIDENT.

    A peculiar accident happened this afternoon to a well-known resident named John Rushton, aged 74 years. He was picking fruit in his garden, and becoming giddy, fell. His ...

    Article : 122 words
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  46. WATER POWER FOR RAILWAYS.

    The Stockholm Administrative Board have decided, after an exhaustive inquiry on the continent and in the United States, to recommend the Government to adopt ...

    Article : 127 words
  47. UNCLEAN CHANNELS.

    Sir,—On Tuesday morning last week, about 8.30 o'clock water was allowed to run down the street channel in Bridge-street, which brought down a load of rubbish. This has ...

    Article : 80 words
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