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.

PARLIAMENTARY NOTES.

(By Telegraph from our own Correspondent. ) Wellington, Aug. 4. So far, the week has been frittered away in making the smallest possible progress with the Native Lands and Lands Courts Bills ; and Sir George Grey teaching the Maoris the art of stonewalling till three o’clock in the morning. The Public Works Statement is again postponed until Friday evening. Mr. Saunders’ question re the paternity of the Shag railway wagons, after being put off by Mr. Oliver for a week, was this afternoon answered by a pretence of laying a paper on the table, and a statement that the preponderance of evidence pointed to their having been built in the Government workshops at Dunedin, under the eye of the Government officials-in that wonderful establishment.

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

https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/AG18800805.2.11

Bibliographic details

PARLIAMENTARY NOTES., Ashburton Guardian, Volume 1, Issue 135, 5 August 1880

Word Count
125

PARLIAMENTARY NOTES. Ashburton Guardian, Volume 1, Issue 135, 5 August 1880

Working