(PER PRESS ASSOCIATION J Auckland, October 23 Borne comment has been caused m respeot to a lad named Gordon, who was brought before the Police Court a few days ago on a charge of stealing sacks. ;-e was sentenoed to twenty-four houra 1 imprisonment, and on the following day committed to the Industrial School ; but it has since transpired thit the mother of the boy is m good circumstances, and did not wish him sjut to the school, and she i intends to apply that he be realised from that institution Wblmngton, Ootober 23 Some time ago about ten tons of stone was taken out of Peraeverance Mine, Terawhiti, and forwarded to Sydnoy to be tested. Colonel McDonald, Chairman, of Directors, has received a telegram that all the returns of the stuff were unpayable Dunkdi^ Ootober 23 It is understood there ii every probability of the threatened strike of the members of the Seamen's. Onion being averted ' by a compromise. Negotiations for a settlement have been oarried on for the past few days, and these are likely to be, successful.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1978, 24 October 1888
INTERPROVINCIAL NEWS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1978, 24 October 1888
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