1. A defeat for the Republicans. The Democrats now have control of both the Senate and the House of Representatives. This is a severe reverse for the Eisenhower administration.
2. The discovery of oil in what appears to be commercial quantities at Puri in Papua. This would save Australia millions in pounds and dollars now paid to other countries of oil products.
3. If a fingerbowl is provided, yes.
5. Verbally addressed as:
(a) Your Majesty
(b) My Lord or Your Grace
(d) Your Excellency
(e) My Lord
(f) My Lord Mayor
(g) Mr Premier
6. The German Richard Strauss and the Frenchman Claude Debussy.