(Per Press Association.) The Property Assessment. Napier, To-day. The number of objections to the Property Assessment is 139, and arise principally from the assessed having sold out since the assessment was made. The number of persons holding property above the value of LSOO is 900, and the estimated amount the tax will produce within Hawkes Bay Assessment District is L 16,000. A Neglectful “Uncle.” Wellington, To-day. At the Magistrate’s Court, Morris Hyams, pawnbroker, was lined L 5 for neglecting to enter in his book particulars of a watch pledged with him. Gold. Dunedin, To-day. The Gladstone Company, at Macetown, crushed 147 tons, yielding 316 ounces. A Bow on the Wakatipu. At the Port Police Court seven seamen on the Wakatipu were charged with refuse ing to obey orders, and were sentenced to four weeks’ imprisonment, the punishment to be mitigated if they went on board.
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NEW ZEALAND, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 233, 4 January 1881
NEW ZEALAND Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 233, 4 January 1881
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