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A HEAVY SHOWER. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 12 December 1923

A HEAVY SHOWER. Just:as>we were -gmog ;to .press a sharp shower fell, which, it is hoped, wilt be the forerunner of more. This lay the dust and cool the at mosphere. - ? r

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
WRIT FOR £5000. CLAIM AGAINST "DAILY MAIL." [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 12 December 1923

WRIT '.FOR $5000. CLAIM AGAINST ''DAILY MAIL." % writ issued'to-day on behalf . of Reginald Harris, solicitor', ^claiming £5000 for dlloged libel from the "Daily Mail" Newspaper Coy.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
KENSINGTON. TO-DAY'S PONY WINNERS. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 12 December 1923

KENSINGTON. TO-DAY'S PONY WINNERS. iIlacOB were held at Kensington to day. Results: 14.0 HANDICAP-5 furs. tfENNYiETTE, 9;U> .. .. .1 .... 1' iSchnapper, 10.5 .. .. ... ... ... .. 2 Ileen 'Wood,'7.7 3 Winner, 8/1. JFLYING HANDICAPrr-51 furs. First Division. /WANDEEN, 7.10 .. 1 iCautlous IBoy, 8.2 .. .. .. .. .. 2i 'Foxy.>8.9 .. .. .. .. .. 3 ' .Winner, 7/2. Second Division. ?URSTART, 7.10 .. .. .. .. .. .. 1 Dora Ohipilly, 7.9 ... .. :. ... .. -2 All Irish 7.9 .. .. ... .. ... .. ... .... -S', .Winner, 2/1'. Thir.d.iDlvlaon. ? AYRA1NTE,' 7.7 . . . . .. .. .. ... 1 iForlorn Hope, 7.7 2 Brown Bread, 7:8 . . 3 Winner,; 10/lC . Fourth ^Division. AlLBRTFUfL, 7.7 .. .. .. .. .. .. 1 'Bfaw (Laddie, ,7.7 .. .. ;.. .. .. . .2 Miss Dighton, 7.7 .. .. .. .. .. 3 ! Winner, -8/1. ; - ..14.1 ,.furs. igPARK:GA!P,,8.7.. 1' Brliicess "Lucretla, 9.1 «. .2 IBonzonette/Sil'.. :. .. .. .. ..' 3

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
SHOPS DESTROYED. RUMOR OF KU KLUX KLAN ACTIVITY. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 12 December 1923

SHOPS DESTROYED. RUMOR OF KU KLUX KLAN ACTIVITY. A cable to-day from Auckland says ?that four shops In the city were burn ed to the ground last night. The occupier of one of the burnt buildings states that a few weeks ago a stranger callod on 'him saying: I nni connected with the 'Ku Klux Klan. These four shopB are going to be burned 'to the ground. Toko warn '"tIio stranger vanished after giv ing the warning.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
"JAZZ" A DISEASE. CONDUCTOR AND TRIVIAL MUSIC WHY HE RESIGNED. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 12 December 1923

".SPg?' A DISEASE. CONDUCTOR AND.TRIVIAL MUSIC . WHY . IHlES .(HJGSEGNI3D. .Resigning his conductorshlp. of tl»e .Harrogate Municipal Orchestra, Mr. Howard Carr lias given as one of his reasons his objection to playing "tri vial", music. He; told a "Daily Mail" reporter that, he considered light oper ntic music such as is (found in certain musical comedies too trivial to be.pre sented 'by.a.iniisician ofiiiis'iknpwlijge and experience. ' lHe "declared also that "jazz" is a disease-a form of neurasthenia. "I could- not ask my orchestra, which is 40 . strong and one of the best in the north of JEnglarid,'to play what, in my view, is .nottgoo'd^hraslc,'! he said. "Music ;that iis^played Un:. res taurants uhd.hinemus isn't fit, for the concert -liall. -1 am a : compospr :ol light bperiitic. music, and:'I -wflsnutte willing to-arid,I rtid-iplay.good:iligf}it music;: but'I would;nDt;Play,r!il)biBh. The primary .purpose .of music is to uplift people mentally, \ niorally, anr| spiritually-n...

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
SEVEN TIMES MARRIED. WOMAN'S FIVE WEDDING RINGS ON ONE HAND. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 12 December 1923

SEVEN TIMES .MARRIED. WOMAN'S FIVE WEDDING RINGS ON ONE HAND. Mrs. Jane Rebecca 'Williams, IS, of .Cosliam, ..Hampshire, lias just married her seventh husband, ©he is a na tive ol London. The marriage-took place at (Portsmouth Register Office, and the bridegroom was Frederick ?Sydney Wh'all, 63, a widower and a carpenter. Her last "husband" was - convicted»o['bigamy. 'She now wears' ? five wedding ri^gs on her left hand and two on her. right. The last three ceremonies have taken place within G years. After her marriage Mrs. .Wliall said: I have known him for nearly a year. He has brought sun shine into my home and will attend to my garden which . I. value very much.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
COUNCIL'S GER £41,598. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 12 December 1923

COUNCIL'S .GE't' 'is41|S98! Grants actually paid oy; tne l^ocal Goverment Department:councils last-tluHnclnl >year'totalled ^ttivvS.'

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A MILLION SAVED. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 12 December 1923

A MIU-10N. SAVfP The Publlc-$erVIce^©parfl:si-annual report allows ,a .savlhg'.pf £li00i),y00. .

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
TO CARRY ON. The Baldwin Government. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 12 December 1923

TO CARRY ON. The Baldwin . Government. LONDON, Dec. 11th.-Cabinet considered "the political situation! from noon till 1.30, but no official announcement was made till later, when it was stated that Cabinet had decided . that; Mr. . Baldwin should carry on at the head of the -Gov ernment and meet Parliament.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
BOBBED HAIR AND HUSBANDS. DO THEY GO TOGETHER? [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 12 December 1923

BOBBED HAIR AND HUSBANDS.' DO THEY GO TOGETHER? "All women who wisli to keep their husbands should have :their hail'bob bed," declared Judge Tjionuis Gra ham, the i';imous divorce judge, who is known as the "gi eat reconciler" in 'Stui Francisco. "The .only way a wife can keep a husband nowadays-, s to make herself attractive," lie ox-' plains. a|Husbands do not like wives with bedraggled hair.'" Bobbed hair was introduced over two years ago, yet no bdhbed-haired. wife has ; applied to- Judge Graham for a divorce. Significantly enough, "the other woman"-the woman whose alluring appearance has over whelmed the scruples of somebody's husband-has frequently possessed this type of coiffure. COURTING DISASTER. i To dismiss the judge's conclusions as absurd would be a 'mistake. To interpret them too literally would probably bring disaster. Bobbed uair would not suit every woman. A sallow complexloned, a t'jiu'g, angu lar face, a stout figure-none of' these allied to such a coiffure, would...

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
REPARATIONS. Germany's Capacity to Pay. TO BE INVESTIGATED. (Australian Press Association Cable.) [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 12 December 1923

REPARATIONS. Germany's Capacity to Ray. i TO BE INVESTIGATED. (Auntralinn Press Association-Gable.)' VANCOUVER. DOC. 11.-It is an nounced trom Washington that the United States has accented .the invi tation to participate .In the commis sion to detormlne Germany's finan cial capacity. .(President Coolidgo announced that the United States re presentative will be a member ot the Reparations Sub-committee to deter mine a' method to stabilise German currency, and to balance capital, which IB not essential.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
America and Australia. TRADE INCREASING. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 12 December 1923

America and Australia. TRADE INCREASING. Mr. J. W. Sanpror, American Trade Commissioner for Australia, aiiys that trade between America and Australia is developing. America during rcccnt twelve months 'period nearly doubled her purchases.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
WOMAN WITH REVOLVER. FIRES THREE SHOTS. EXCITING STREET INCIDENT. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 12 December 1923

WOMAN WITH REVOLVER. FIRES THREE SHOTS. EXCITING.STREET INCIDENT. A Rockhampton telegram says that a sensational incident occurred at Mount Morgan last night. A *»vonian who is of Russian' descent, was seen stalking up and dowtt the street armed with a revolver. ''A .large drowd gathered, but when tne> woman after several 'fast ,walks .up and down the footpath suddenly, turn ul and*fired three rapid shots in the air. the street emptied in a few sec onds. Tho police Sergeant tact fully disarmed the excited woman ar.d took her to the lock-up.- There? it was found she had sixteen live' cartridges on her, besides three in the weapon.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Colts Chosen. N.S.W. TEAM FOR QUEENSLAND. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 12 December 1923

Colts Chosen. N.S.W. TEAM FOR .QUEENSLAND. The N.S.W. second, eleven chosen to meet Queensland In Sydney on New Year's Day comprises:-Carter (captain), Mullarkey. R. Bardslcy, Everett. Wells, Thatch. McCoy, Cran nev. Punch. Davis, Wall, Brown. They are all colts except Carter.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
RIBS 8ft. LONG. A Pre-Historic Monster. DISCOVERY IN NEW ZEALAND. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 13 December 1923

L RIBS 8ft. LONG. A Pre-Historic Monster. DISCOVERY IN NEW ZEALAND. A cable to-<luy from Wellington (N.Z.) stutoa that what are apparent ly the remains of a pre-hlatoric mon ster were discovered In tho bed of tho Tangarukau IUver, In Taranaki, Petrified bones were found in tho hard sandstone. Tho ribs of the monster were eight feet long, the pel vic bono 14 inches wide, and tho spin al sections eight inches in diameter.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
IF INVITED. LABOR WILL ACCEPT. GOVERNMENT OF ENGLAND. (Reuter) [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 13 December 1923

IF INVITED. LABOR WILL ACCEPT. GOVERNMENT OF 'ENGLAND. flRniitor^ [LONDON. 'Dec. 12.-TUo executive of the British (Labor party lias decid ed in event of .Labor being invited to'form a government, the Parliamen tary 'Labor party wlllimmeiliately ac cept the full responsibility o£ govern ment of tlio country, without com promising itself with any form of coalition.'

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 13 December 1923

GROCERIES,-| *?J ITE MA99ESH Christmas Gift Goods AT THE Men's Store A man can't tell you just . what he would like; probably he doesn't know; but the chances are that Inside of two i weeks after Christmas he'll be coming In to buy .some thing he wants that you could have given him for a Christ mas Box. Tlio -Men's Shop Is showing a fine lot of Gift Goods, HUCIi as Shirts of Fuji, Fuji ilu Luxe, Fluo Zephyr anil Tob ralco; Ties of Slllt, in Knitted anil Rubber-lined, also JJals wing 'Bows; iCashine'ro Socks In all the favored pluulcu anil smartly embroidered; Dond's Syllt^ Arto Socks In several shades; Handkerchiefs of Linen, ILnwn and Silk; smart looking Pyjamas of Crepe and Itepp; Sock Suspenders, In Uasia Sliaving Cream, Ilracca, SJeovo Links, Suit Ciises and Travelling Rugs. A splen did lot of New Hats in Greys and other shades lias just ar rived, and everything is ready for tlio Cliristmus shopping. The tendency to. purchase useful articles Is increasing every year, and you'll ...

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
BURNT BABY. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 13 December 1923

BURNT BABY. A telegram to-day frpm (Brisbane states that a sensation \yas caused at Longreach by 'the' discovery of the eUarred body of a newly-born infant, which had been wrapped in new? paper. A post mortem, examination failed to ' disclose; whether deaths^oc currod- beforc'-belng- burnt- or-wlxothor tlip child :h(id been-burnt; t^ death. t

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
SUITCASE TRAGEDY The Strangled Baby. TWO WOMEN FOR TRIAL. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 13 December 1923

SUITCASE TRAGEDY The Strangled Baby. TWO "WOMEN FOR TRI AL. Tho Attorney-General has arranged for special sittings ^ of the Central iCriihlnal -Court to open' next Thurs day for the.trial.of (Sarah Boyd, aged 39, .and Jean- Oliver,, aged 33, in- con nection with the alleged murder, of a baby,' found lii a suitcase recently., The women liuvelTieen "unaljle" to se cure bail,, and. the.ordinary .sittings of tjie court' would not'olion till -urn March. .

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
SECRETS OF STATE. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 13 December 1923

SECRETS OF STATE. BY 'WILLIAM LE QUEUX, Author of "The Invasion of Eng land," "Fatal l''iHirers," &c. "Then let me spunk a little! more/ plainly," he said rapidly, his .strange / elo.se-.set eyos staring into hers an- \ til she quivered beneath his cold, hard jraze. "You have recently be conic acquainted with Walter Feth- . erston. You met him at Hum-its', six months ajro, and on Monday last he .l.unched with you up nl 'j\Ioni fieth. Aftej* luncheon, you met him in the garden of the hotel and- . "How do you know all this," she ffasc^ yet, fascinated by hit* jraze. "My dear yountf lady/' he laugh ed, "j'l is my business to know cer tain things-thut i.s one of them." She held her breath for a mom ent. "And pray how does this concern you What interest have you in my eha'm-i- aeouaintanee.V/" "A very l;een one," was the re ply. "That man is dangerous to you--anti t<> your family. The reason why I have asked you here to-night is ;<? tell you that vou must...

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
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