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    THE embankment at Louth collapsed this morning and the whole township is under water with the exception of the post-office and the Royal Hotel. ...

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  3. (To the Editor of the Evening Penny Post.)

    SIR,—I have been asked to mention through your popular journal that the name of Mr. J. M. Glynn was proposed by myself at the last meeting of the Musical Union for the office of ...

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    The business in connection with the civil side of the Circuit Court was commenced immediately after the conclusion of the criminal business before his Honor Mr. Justice Stephen. Mr. G. H. ...

    Article : 2,048 words
  5. Advertising

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    Advertising : 1,784 words

    SIR,—The poor attendance at the meeting called to form the above, is another proof how blind out fruitgrowers' are to their own interests. I have been to much trouble and loss of time in ...

    Article : 132 words
  7. Goulburn Model Brass Band.

    THIS band will give a performance in Belmoresquare on next Saturday afternoon at 3 o'clock. A good programme consisting of elections from the best operatic works will be rendered. If ...

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    Mr. Mackenna, vice-president of the American branch of the Irish National League, has resigned his official position in that body, which he asserts no longer exists. ...

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    The above case was continued at 9.45 a.m., when the plaintiff, Wm. McCaffery, resumed his evidence, under cross-examination by Mr. Field, as follows: Going down the bill I slowed off as ...

    Article : 1,867 words
  10. Accident.

    MASTER CAMPBELL, a pupil at King's College, and son of Mr. Campbell of Lake George, met with rather a serious accident yesterday. He was dancing on a polished floor, when he fell, ...

    Article : 97 words
  11. Slight Mishap to the Liguria.

    The voyage of the R.M.S. Liguria from Australia has been delayed by a slight collision which the vessel experienced with a steamer whose name has not been ascertained. ...

    Article : 63 words
  12. Goulburn Mechanics' Institute.

    THE Department of Public Instruction has agreed to lease the ball of the Mechanics' lnstitute for the purposes of a technical museum. The lease will commence from the ...

    Article : 133 words
  13. The Ocean Postage.

    The Right Hon. H. C. Raikes, Postmaster-General, will meet the Agents-General of the Australian colonies on Friday next in order to discuss with them the proposed reduction in the ...

    Article : 81 words
  14. The British Budget.

    The alterations in the duties on tea, spirits, and currants have been adopted. ...

    Article : 19 words
  15. The Post Office Clock.

    DURING the past few days the post office clock has ceased to strike. Mr. A. J. Day, of Auburn-street, was some time ago appointed by Mr. Tornaghi, contractor for winding public ...

    Article : 128 words
  16. The French in Dahomey.

    The French expeditionary force in Dahomey, West Africa, has been defeated by the Dahomeyans after a desperate fight of two hours. The French retreated to Porto Novo, ...

    Article : 60 words
  17. The Queen on the Continent.

    Her Majesty the Queen is at present on a visit to Darmstadt. A meeting will take place on Friday between Queen Victoria and the Emperor and Empress of ...

    Article : 40 words
  18. Borough Council.

    The following motions will be brought forward this evening:—By the Mayor: "That a specification be prepared and tenders called for the removal of nightsoil for the remainder of the ...

    Article : 115 words
  19. The Eight-hour Agitation.

    Seventy thousand labourers will parade the streets of Chicago on May 1, the Labour Day in Europe, in favour of the introduction of the eight-hour principle. ...

    Article : 98 words
  20. Licensing Report.

    Mr. Licensing Inspector Fenton's report should be noted by publicans. It is as follows:—"I beg to report that the hotels are being very fairly conducted, and as a result there have ...

    Article : 99 words
  21. Mr. Cowen's New Opera.

    Mr. F. R. Cowen's new Scandinavian opera, entitled "Thorgrim," has been produced at Drury Lane by the Carl Rosa Company. The performance was a brilliant success. ...

    Article : 47 words
  22. Thursday's Police Court.

    The little girl named Flora Dunnett, about 13 years of age, who on Wednesday was convicted of obtaining money by false pretences and discharged in order that she might be otherwise ...

    Article : 623 words
  23. The English Derby.

    Kirkham has done a splendid gallop over a distance of a mile and a-half, whilst Narellan has been restricted to cantering exercise. ...

    Article : 28 words
  24. Arcadian Skating Rink.

    THE above-named place of amusement was patronised by a moderate number of skatists on Tuesday evening last, when a most exciting race for a small prize took place between about seven ...

    Article : 49 words
  25. Tasmanian Apples.

    The consignment of apples per s.s. Oceans is inferior in size and quality of the fruit to that of last year; but the packing has been better done, and consequently the apples are landed in good ...

    Article : 63 words
  26. Goulburn and Taralga Protection Associations.

    A MEETING of the members of the Goulburn branch of the National Protection Association will be held to-morrow (Friday) evening at the Mechanics' Institute to elect a delegate to attend ...

    Article : 82 words
  27. The Chicago Exhibition.

    The bill in favour of holding a Universal Exhibition in Chicago in 1892 has been passed by Congress. ...

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    THE gardens have had a good soaking, and the surfaces would be better for some dry weather. For the springs and to give reserves in the summer six or eight inches more would de good ...

    Article : 214 words
  29. The Wool Market.

    Good crossbred wools are firm in tone at the present sales, but other wools are flatter. ...

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  30. Freetrade Meeting in Goulburn.

    ON Thursday evening next Mr. James Mc Lean, late organizing lecturer of the Victorian Farmers' Protection Association, will address a public meeting in the Academy of Music on the ...

    Article : 62 words
  31. The Bishopric of St. Albans.

    The World announces that the Right Rev. Dr. Barry, who lately occupied the position of Primate of Australia, has been offered the bishopric of St. Albans and that he has declined to accept ...

    Article : 43 words
  32. Law Matriculation Examination.

    A LAW matriculation examination in connection with the University of Sydney began in the committee-room of the Mechanics' Institute on Monday last and finished on Wednesday. Five ...

    Article : 67 words
  33. Mr. Dillon on Australia.

    Mr. John Dillon, M.P. for East Mayo, in speaking at a public meeting on his recent tour throughout Australia, said that the appearance of general comfort which was manifested ...

    Article : 47 words
  34. John L. Sullivan.

    The reported death of John L. Sullivan, the American pugilist, is without foundation. ...

    Article : 19 words
  35. Accident.

    A LAD named Septimus Thomas Wright, employed by Mr. Brabham, of Towrang, sustained an accident yesterday. He was attempting to mount a horse, when it reared and threw him, ...

    Article : 56 words
  36. The Anti-English Feeling in the Transvaal.

    The leaders of the Outbreak at Johannesburg against the English in the Transvaal have been placed on trial. In most instances light fines were inflicted, while some were acquitted. ...

    Article : 38 words

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 98 words
  38. The Influenza in Goulburn.

    DR PRANGLEY has a couple of cases of Russian influenza under treatment. The patients are both on the road to recovery. It will be seen by a paragraph in another page that Dr. Morton ...

    Article : 47 words
  39. British Emigration.

    Mr. Robert Giffen has informed the committee on State-aided colonisation that it is almost visionary to talk of an immense scheme of British emigration now. ...

    Article : 30 words
  40. Sculling Race.

    THE sculling race between George Bubear and R. J. Brown for £100 aside was rewed over the championship course on Wednesday afternoon, and was awarded to Bubear on a foul. From the ...

    Article : 171 words

    THERE is still another development in the political world. As usual it takes the form of a "national" party. The birthplace is Redfern, or perhaps it would be better to say "may be," ...

    Article : 1,108 words
  42. The Victorian Farmers and Protection.

    At a meeting of the Bet Bet Shire Council on Tuesday a circular was read from Mr. S. Young, president of the Farmers' Protection Association at Numurkah, asking support for a return to the ...

    Article : 89 words



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