ASHBUBTON— SATURDAY. (BsforeHls Worship the Mayor, and Mr R.A'oorn, J.P ) ASSAULT. George Talt wa* charged with having unlawfully assaulted his wife on 10th fait st Wakanai. Serceant Felton give acoused an excellent character. Tbe trouble m this oasa was o&nsedhy the defendatt giving way to drink. The polioe did not press for a heavy penalty, but wished Tdit to be bound ovatTTo keep the peace. The Bench regretted teeing so respectable and hard working a man m tbo pnsi tlon of defendant and hoped the case would be a warning to him for the future, he would ba fined 20 1 and expenses of the ease, and be boand over to keep the peace for twelve months, himself In £25 and one surety of the same amount.
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MAGISTERIAL., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2035, 12 January 1889
MAGISTERIAL. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2035, 12 January 1889
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