BRITISH & FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE.
(Reuter's Telegram.) London, Nov. 6. The total reserve in notes and bullion in the Bank of England is £16,625,000. ' Nov. 7. Best Australian beef tallow, 41s 6d per cwt; do., mutton tallow, 43s 6d per cwt. It is rumoured that negotiations have been opened between the Brilish and Russian Governments, with a view to the settlement of the Anglo-Russian relations in Central Asia, and arranging the limits of their respective influences. Unconfirmed rumors are current of the probable immediate dissolution of Parliament.
The wages of Cleveland surfacemen have been raised ten per cent. The Board of Trade returns of exports for the last month showed a decided improvement, the increase over the previous month being £437,500. Berlin, Nov. 7.
Prince Bismarck is laid up with a severe attack of rheumatism. The rumours of his serious danger were greatly exaggerated. Panama, Nov. 7 Heavy floods have occurred in Jamaica, attended with loss of life and great damage to the crops.
(Ags Special.) London. Nov. 6.
The Porte has sent a circular to the European Powers in reference to Lord Salisbury’s despatch, agreeing to concede all the British demands.
(Argus Special. 1 „ London, Nov. 6. Government purpose extending several millions on public works in the Islands. It is stated to be untrue that the departure of the fleet for Voola has been stopped.
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BRITISH & FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE., Ashburton Guardian, Volume I, Issue 20, 11 November 1879
BRITISH & FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE. Ashburton Guardian, Volume I, Issue 20, 11 November 1879
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