(per phkss association.) OnRiSTCHURCH, Decembpr 21. Ministers hi-.w several deputations today The knights of labor with Mcßers Taylor, Joyce and Loughroy, JVl.it. It. '» stated, that a number of men, not prof esbional unemployed, wanted work. The Premier premised to see what could be done The soft goods dolors pointo'i out anomalies m the customs tariff and suggested a uniform charge of ton por cm 1 ; on coltonu, carpois etc., and recommended the publication of a complete list of all poods imported by the trftde with the duly on each specified. They did not o'joot to Me Shannon'^ appolntmanfc, but ihnrjght tho ixperißo thereof woaid not be reooupecl by the saving to tho rcvotiou recalling from hifc laborß. Tito Premier pomii'd out that Mrfehftunon'o app >iiitinen> was trmportr.y He promised to consider the deputatiou'e BOggeetlone. .
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2019, 21 December 1888
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