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[per reuter’s agency.] Money and the Markets. London, July 10. Consols remain at gg?4. New Zealand securities are unchanged at the following quotations Five per Cent. 10-40 Loan, 1889 Loan, 106 ; Four and a Half per Cent., 1879-1904 Loan, 103. Colonial breadstuff's are advancing; Adelaide wheat, ex store, has risen is, and is now quoted at 53s yd; New Zealand ditto at sis 7d, an increase of is 6d. Australian tallow is firm at last quotations—viz., best beef, 43s fid; and best mutton, 44s fid. Galvanised iron, 26gauge, has declined 5s per ton to Ll 7 15s ; best Sydney copra is worth Ll 5. Parliamentary Procedure Reform. In the House of Commons to-day the Hon. W. E. Gladstone definitely announced that an extraordinary session of Parliament would be held in October, in order that Government measures for the reform of procedure might be proceeded with without delay. The Australian Cricketers. The Australian cricketers commenced a match to day against eleven of the Marylebone Club, at Lord’s ground. The following are the names of the English team Messrs A. G. Steel, C. P. Studd, G. B. Studd, W. G. Grace, Lord Harris, Messrs A. W. Hornby, A. P. Lucas, E. F. S. Tylecote, Barnes, Flowers, and Mosley. The Home team went in first, and had put together 113 for the loss of two
wickets, when play was stopped owing to the rain. Grace was bowled for 46, and Hornby was stumped for 45. Great interest is being taken in the match. A Damper. London, July 11. The cricket match, Australians v. Marylebone Club, could not be resumed to-day owing to the rain.
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LATEST FROM EUROPE., Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 687, 13 July 1882
LATEST FROM EUROPE. Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 687, 13 July 1882
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