Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.



Flax Export. Wellington, February 22. Daring 1888, 17.038 balei of flax were shipped from Wellington. Already this year 4758 bales have been exported. Harbor Improvements. The Harbor Board are having plans drawn np for a new woolahed at a cost of £6560, tho Inorease In the wool and flu export making the existing aooomodatlon Insufficient. It was a'so d solded to pave a farther portion of the Qaean'a wharf with wood blocks, and make other Improvements at a oost of £3000. The Oraft. Invbroargili,, February 22 The movement m favor of a Masonio Grand Lodge for New Zaahnd, nnitlng the three constitutions, has extented to Southland. A meeting of Past Masters held last night was largely attended, when it was deolded to hold a meeting of all Masons a fortnight henoe, with a view to the foundation of a looal branoh of the Masonic Union, proposed to be started as a preliminary to effeotlng the union of all the lodgts In tha oolony under one j misdlotlon. It la understood that the Southland Masons are all bub unanimously m favor of union. There are seven lodges In Southland proper, and two more In the Lakes dletriot, making nine m all.

The Commissioner of Railways. Mr McKorrow, Chief Commissioner of Railway a, Is touring this district. He visits tha Buff and Rlrerton districts today.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

Bibliographic details

TO-DAY'S TELEGRAMS, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2070, 22 February 1889

Word Count

TO-DAY'S TELEGRAMS Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2070, 22 February 1889

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.