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[By Eueoxeio Telegbaph—Coptbight.] [Pbb Press Association.]

THE COLLINS STREET CONFLAGRA TION. MELBOURNE, Septembkk 21. (Received September il, ISB9, at 1.20 p.m.)

A clerk in George's drapery establishment, where a disastrous tire broke out on the evening of September 13, has confessed that he accidentally set fire to the place by dropping a match, and that he was unable to extinguish the fire.

ANTARCTIC EXPLORATION. MELBOURNE, Septembke 22. The Antarctic Committee have received an offer from a well-known Norwegian whaler to send two steamers to the Antarctic regions on an exploration cruise for a subsidy of L 6.000 each.

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INTERCOLONIAL., Issue 8018, 21 September 1889

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INTERCOLONIAL. Issue 8018, 21 September 1889

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