Manawatu Herald, Rōrahi II, Putanga 24, 14 Whiringa-ā-rangi 1879, Page 2
-; -©— — (per press agexoy.) Wellington, Thursday, 7 p.m. George Thomas reports : — Adelaide flour, £16; colonial, /£ 14 ; oats, 2g 9d ; bran, 9d ; fowls', wheat, 5s ; maizo, 4s 6d ; pullard, Cd ; potatoes, per ton, £9 10s ; bacon, lOd .j haras, lOkl ; cheese, 8d ; butter, Bd. CmiSTCirnacn, Thursday. . Christchurch Railway Plate, of 100 soys. Ray's Maritaua, 1 ; J. Smith's Tim Whiffler, 2; Walters' Billingsgate, 3. Time, 52isecs. Ten started. Canterbury Cup, 500 soys, added to a sweepstake of 10 soys : second horse to teceive 50 soys., third horse 'to save his 'stake ; 2-]- miles. Griffiths' Betrayer, 1 ; Ray' & Hornby, 2 ; Ray's Templeton; 3" ; time, 4 mins, 7 sees. Duxedijt, Thursday. The telegraph department have andertaken to inaugurate a complete system of signal warning on Clnbba River. In future, every telegraph station on the river will at midday give state of the same.