Larceny. —A man named Anderson, who is accused of stealing shirts from a swag in the Ashburton Hotel, was yesterday remanded by the Mayor till Friday. The Execution on Moo'nlitk. —Tclcgrams iuinounce the execution on Tuesday of Scott and Hogan, the Wantaba-dgory bushrangers. Assault.' —His Worship the Mayor yesterday fined a man named Samuel Marsh oOs. for assaulting the Ashburton bridgekeeper, and also fur being drunk ou the railway line. Hons for Timabu.— Six nuns of the order of the Sacred Heart arrived in Timaru on Monday in company with Bishop Redwood. Pour of them remain to take charge of the Catholic girls’ school, and a convent is to be built fur tnem at once. Joined the Majority. —Wo regret to announce the death of Mr. J). J. Henihay, of Seaficld. He had been in failing health for some months, but his demise took his family and friends by surprise, as up to a week or so ago ho was able to attend to his work. Mr. Denihay was one of the pioneers of the plains, and was universally respected and looked up to as on authority on fanning and other matters. Such men we can ill afford to lose. The Case Altered.— An individual, somewhat the worse for liquor, made his appearance at the railway platform, Rakaia, on Wednesday, for the purpose of giving into custody the barman of Partridge’s Hotel, who, it appears, had ejected him from the bar, when, through his very demonstrative behaviour, ho was ultimately taken charge of by Constable Rouse, handcuffed, and placed in the lockup, the constable receiving a nasty blow on the head from the fellow in the struggle. He, with two other drunks run in during the day, will be brought to Ashburton this morning.
See our copyright guide for information on how you may use this title.
Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.
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.
Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.
Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.
Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.
Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.
Print, save, zoom in and more.
If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.
The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.