beer strike

Beer is not the best

LITHGOW unionists, who have declared a “beer strike,” will inscribe on a “dishonor roll” the names of men caught drinking beer. This beer strike habit is growing serious. There has been an epidemic of it lately. Pretty soon the breweries… Read More ›


Barrels of fun

‘Roll out the barrel’ — and the beer drought is on the run. Mr B. Kelly, of Braddon (pictured), cellarman at a city hotel, unloads draught beer yesterday. The drought ended for some Canberra hotels and all clubs when the… Read More ›

Mt Isa beer strike

BOIL OVER Unable to Beer It Mount ISA, Saturday, The 12-months-old beer strike is over, but beer is still one shilling a pot, which means that for 12 dusty, dreary months Mount Isa has thirsted in vain. But to-day Mount… Read More ›

Beer Strike

WOLLONGONG, Monday. At a meeting of the hotelkeepers of Wollongong district on Thursday last it was decided to raise the price of the pint of beer to 4d. This rise brought about a beer strike at Balgownie where there is only one… Read More ›