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CHARITABLE AID IN DUNEDIN

. (PjBK PKKSH ABfIOaXATION.) Dtjnkdin, January 3. Durlbg the p««r jiar tbw bonovolent tmateea relftrprl 4050 persons, being au inoresso of 316 ou tho previous yopr. There Is a considerab c ddoreasa m tbe number af cases f:f want of work, which may ho aaorib?d to the labor teat Ic.troduc«d by tho trustees early fn tho yeu, Tr-o nombor of innzatco on J.w.uaiy Is . 1888, was 103 mwi), 25 woroen, and S7 ohiiciren, and on D'oembar 3i»t 109 men, 35 women, nnd 45 children ; total 189. Tweuty-'eigr<t deaths oocurn d durii g the year. Tho v?eekly nvor^ge rnalotfin^nc? w«s 5i P^ I per head. The nmount disbursed for onfdonrjieiiof was £7117 18s 6<i, au Increase of £490 8 4i over l« a t year.

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CHARITABLE AID IN DUNEDIN, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2028, 4 January 1889

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CHARITABLE AID IN DUNEDIN Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2028, 4 January 1889

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