(Per P ress Asooeiation.) No Lawyers. Auckland, To-day.
Private advices from Taupo report that the natives refuse the services of : the lawyers, and the proceedings of the Land Court are interrupted. The New Regime. Mr. and Mrs. Harvey have been appointed master and matron of the Industrial Homo. ’ Another Railway. It is stated hero that the Works , Department have accepted the tender for the extension of the Bay of Islands railway. Ti e amount is about L 25,000. Poor and Distressed. Wellington, To-day, There are at present 375 persona in receipt of relief from the Benevolent Institution. Sale of a Run. Dunedin, To-day. Bellamy station has been sold for L 17,000, "to Mr. Samuel Henry. Sudden Death. Charles Howard, expressman, has died suddenly at Havelock. Ho had been earning a precarious livelihood there. Wiping Out. Government has decided on paying off all the unemployed on the Middle Island works before harvest. Therefore the recently adopted reduced scale of Wages will not come into force.
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NEW ZEALAND., Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 211, 8 December 1880
NEW ZEALAND. Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 211, 8 December 1880
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