(kBOTEk’s TELEGRAMS COPYRIGHT.) I Volunteer Review. / Sidney, Yesterday. The Volunteer review yesterday was a great success. Shipping Arrived—Tekapo, from Wellington yesterday morning. A Strike. Brisbane, Yesterday The men employed in the construction of the Western Railway are dissatisfied with the present rate of wages, and have struck work for an increase of pay. The Mails. Albany, Yesterday. The P. and O. R.M.S. Massilia, with the London mails of March 6, arrived at King George’s Sound yesterday evening. (Received April 8, 11.20 am.) The Markets. Melbourne, Tc-day. The Melbourne Manager of the National Mortgage and Agency Company of New Zealand (Limited), reports on the local grain market as follows: Shipping wheat rather weak, 3s 8d to 3s pd ; malting barley neglected, 3s pd to 4s 6d ; New Zealand oats, feed, 2s 8s to 3s; milling, 3s to 3s id, ditto, under bond, 2s 2d to 2s 4d. Rye grass quiet, 3s 6d to 4s 3d ; Cocksfoot rather weaker, 4d to 4^4d.
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AUSTRALIAN., Ashburton Guardian, Volume V, Issue 1508, 8 April 1885
AUSTRALIAN. Ashburton Guardian, Volume V, Issue 1508, 8 April 1885
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