(Pen Pjiksb Association.)
Auckland, December 29. A petition has been draw a up for pre— senUtton to the imperial Parliament by the King of Rurutu and the Queen of Rlmataro, two Islands lying between Raratonga and Tahiti, prayiog that those territories may be placed under the protection of tho British flag. Mr H. O, Baddeloy, who latterly aoted as Sheriff and Assistant R.M. In this district, it about to proceed to England. Oamaktj, Ddcembet 29 The barque Fritzoe left this morning with a cargo rf 16,000 saoks of wheat The Tekapo took away over 5000 eaoks on Friday, and the Willlsm Christian will leave tn a day or two with about 7000 more. Fine harvest weather is boiDg experienced, and tbe or ops are looking woll and promise good yields.
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INTERPROVINCIAL NEWS, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2025, 31 December 1888
INTERPROVINCIAL NEWS Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2025, 31 December 1888
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