Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.


(Per Press Association.) Customs Returns. Napier, To-day. The Customs returns for the March quarter are L 9,439 17s. 9d., being an increase of LISBO over those of the corresponding quarter of last year. The Game of Life. The vital statistics for the month of March are : —Births, 38 ; marriage, 1 : deaths, 11. The Stamp Tampering Case. Wellington, To-day. William Donnes, late managing clerk for Brandon and Son, solicitors, was committed for trial on the first charge of ' tampering with land registration stamps, four other charges being heard against him. He reserved his defence. Only a Temporary Attack. Henry Anderson, on remand, charged with being of unsound mind, was discharged, Dr Johnston certifying that he had quite returned to reason. Property Tax. The following is the total Properly Tax paid to close of financial year:—Canterbury, L 58.081; Otago, L 55,303; Wellington, L 38,527 ; Auckland, L 33,474 ; Hawke’s Bay, L 14,251; Waitaki, L 12,106; Nelson, L 10,960; Southland, L 8,063. Total, L 220,765. The Slack List. Dunedin, To-day. The criminal calendar contains 10 cases, all of an ordinary natute. An Ounce to the Ton. The Cromwell Company’s months crushing yielded 419 ounces from 430 tons. Vital Statistics. Invercargill, To-day. Thirty-three births, twelve deaths, and six marriages were registered here during March.

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

Bibliographic details

NEW ZEALAND, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 308, 1 April 1881

Word Count

NEW ZEALAND Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 308, 1 April 1881

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    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.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.