Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.

Per our Special Wire.

INTERPROVINOIAL. Auckland, Oct. 28. At a largely-attended meeting of the City West electors last night, the following resolutions were carried—(l) That Mr Hurst, having been elected to act with the Auckland party, and having deserted the same, this meeting calls upon Mr Hurst to support that party or resign his seat for City West; and (2) That the Chairman be requested to wire the resolution both to Sir George Grey and to Mr Hurst. An amendment that the City West electors had not confidence in Mr Macandrew was lost, as also an amendment to postpone consideration of action. Grahamstown, Oct. 28.

At the Court this morning a lad named Gordon was fined £1 for throwing sulphuric acid on some children for a lark. Two had their clothing destroyed, and were slightly burnt.

I Regarding the suicide of yesterday, it is reported Rent’s father has also shut himself. Wellington, Oct. 23. Frank Nichols >n, collector for “Punch,” was charged at the police court with embezzling £25 lo.s (id, money collected, and was committed fur trial. The delegates or the Licensed Victuallers’ Association closed their business to-day. Nothing lias yet been male public. They hold a banquet this evening. Christchurch, Oct. 28. An address was being circulated in Lyttelton to-day expressing satisfaction at Mr All wright’s action, and confidence in his integrity. Saunders was remanded to Timaru today. Bail W'as allowed, himself in £SOO, and two sureties of £250 each. There are now 51 patients in the Hospital. Timaru, Oct. 28. The cattle show to-day has been in every way a great snccesa. The weather throughout has been excellent, and nearly 5000 people attended, the visitors from the country attending in very large numbers, many of them from a great distance. Although the number of entries was a trifle lower than for last year’s Show, as a whole the exhibits were greatly superior, especially in merino sheep, cattle, and draught horses —markedly in stallions.

The Jewish Bazaar is proving a great success.

Arrived —Wanganui, s.s., and Beautiful Star, s.s., from Dunedin.

Sailed—George Noble, barqueutinc, for Auckland ; Annie Bow, barquentine, for Melbourne ; Beautiful Star, for Dunedin ; Wanganui, for Lyttelton.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/AG18791030.2.12

Bibliographic details

Per our Special Wire., Ashburton Guardian, Volume I, Issue 15, 30 October 1879

Word Count
360

Per our Special Wire. Ashburton Guardian, Volume I, Issue 15, 30 October 1879

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.

Working