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cropis cjarge 0f Wife CURIOUS CHNRGE O WIEF

(PE& PRESS ASSOCIATION.)

Wellington. December 28

A warrant., uodor the haod of theOhrlafcchurch Resident Magistrate, h»s been m the bands of the police of tho oolony for tholasb twenty months, for the arrost of a man named G-jor^e Stokes on a charge of having deserted his wife and family on the lit of April, 1837. Following up InforSation received from' Ohristohurch, atectivo Chrystall arrested a msn In Wellington, aud learned that he bad lived to this city for nearly tha whole currency of the warrant. Application wa» made at to-day's sitting of tho Magistrate's Court for a remand of the prisoner to Christ* Church. Stokes stated thst he had heoo m regular correspondence with his wife, mi had rejre&tedly arged ber'to j >1q him :n Wellington. Ho had a homo (or her, t.u L . as her ' sons were m situations In :Chrlatchmob, she preferred to stay with them. The K.M. granted the remand applied for.

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cropis cjarge 0f Wife CURIOUS CHNRGE O WIEF, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2024, 29 December 1888

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cropis cjarge 0f Wife CURIOUS CHNRGE O WIEF Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2024, 29 December 1888

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