(PBB PBBU ASSOCIATION,) Gihbobne, January 24. In December, 188 7 . when an outburst of oil and horning of tbe derricks m the Sonth Pacific Petroleum Company's well occurred, the boriog tools fell to the bottom of tbe wall, and since tben this baß caoßed delay m testing the well, but yesterday Mr Weaver, msnager, succeeded m recovering ijie tools, and is proceeding with tests. A meeting of shareholders ia tbe Company is to be beld ia Sydney, on January 30 :h, to decide what is now to be done. Wbelucgtoic, January 24. A. proclamation m this evenng'g "Gazette" notifies that the Government Pailways .-ct, providing for Railway CommiPßioners, will come into force on the 28th inst A despatch from the Colonial Cffice states that tbe Chinceo Immigration Aot of 1888 is left m operation.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2046, 25 January 1889
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