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Jerusalem is rapidly growing &fa trade sentn, One hundred thousand dollars' worth of objects of devotion m mother-of--s>aArl and olive wood are exported to America •and Europe every year. Vine cultivation ia being extended, and the price of land has •risen sixfold within a few years. Mr J. Harding, of Mount Vernon, Hawkea Bay, has imported five of tho celebrated Mammoth Bronze Turkeys from one of the Western States ol Amerioa. The birdß— ithroo ms^es and .two fapapieft —are very rare >and expansive; they stand about three feet iigb, mi, wben fou grown, weigh nearly ti $W7M|*ttft r y

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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2007, 7 December 1888

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Ashburton Guardian Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2007, 7 December 1888

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