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Auckland. Maroh 24
A. fire occurred ye*terdayat Larabcnr nap ironmongery shop, m Karangahape ro-id, Newton, the building being partially gutted. The greatest damage to th = stock, however, waa done by water Ih.> insurances on the stock amount to £3200, the offices concerned being the London, Liverpool, ani Globe, Colonal, Norwich Union, and South British The amount of policies m respeot of th 9 building ia not yet known, t he value of the stock is .estimated at £5500. The city valuations bave now been completed Last year the rateable porpa;ty m the o:ty was - valued at £338,8«4. This year reductions have been made to the extent of £23,842, leaving the valuation for 1889 at £313,022. Wellington, March 22. An elderly man named Thompson, the custodian of the yacht Florence, m missing. He slept on board and as the : dingy was found bottom up on the beach this morniog, it la supposed he was drowned; The police have been searching for him all day without success Laxkb The bo ly of the man .Thompson, who was drowned m tbe harbor on Friday, I was found floating neir theßpot where the [ accident is bel ived to have o curred.
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INTERPROVINCIAL NEWS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2094, 25 March 1889
INTERPROVINCIAL NEWS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2094, 25 March 1889
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