Mblbotjbnb, Doeomber 24. ■•'■ Typhoid fever is largely on the increase m Melbourne and the suburbs. ■ William Thomson, a ipell-knowA Melbourne and Fiji merchant, has. failed for The assets aie ?>■ stated at ,£50,000. ' ; - A German named Gartner, who shot ' the man Brown, irr Flinders street, .on ■ , November 13th, has been sentenced to " five years'penal servitude. ■,'■ An aeronaut named Bartholomew dropped with a parachute, from a. balloon at an altitude of 400'aftv The descent was successfully accomplished; ' The pluoger case of a pump at Maryborough mine fell down the shaft and r killed a miner named Whedlock* Another named Grade was carried 80ft under water and drowned; besides which several were more or less severely injured,
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VICTORIA., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2022, 27 December 1888
VICTORIA. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2022, 27 December 1888
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