Hi folks. Complete the Papers Past survey to let us know what you’d like added over the next few years. ×
Article image
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.


[Pbr Peess Association.]

Wanganui, April 9 The body of Mrs Dorm, who has been missing, was found this morning m a waterholo m the river, clo3t> to where she' was seen last. At the inquest held today, there was no evidence to show how the deceased oame by her death, and a verdict was returned of "Found drowned."

Oamaru, April 9.^ An inquest was held to day into the circumstances of a fire whioh occurred at the Kenton (?) Hotel, situated about ten miles from Oamaru. The plaoe was insured. On the nfght of the 2nd mat. gorse, &o. t was placed againßt the building and set fire to* The fire was extinguished by the servant girl, who was awakened by the craokliog noise. The jury found that there was nothing to show how the fire originated, but there were suspicious circumstances.

Dtobdin, April 9. The sixth anniversary of the Salvation Army commencing operations m New Zealand was celebrated by a monster tea to-night, at which about 800 were present A procession matched through the town, and at the meeting afterwards about J2OOO attended. Six years ago Captains Pollard and Burford and Mrs Burford landed m Duoedin, and commenced by playing a concertina m the streets. 1 here" are now 53 corps, 80 outposts, 236 officers, 3250 soldiers, three Rescue Homes, and » Prison Gate Brigade.

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

INTERPROVINCIAL NEWS, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2104, 10 April 1889

Word Count

INTERPROVINCIAL NEWS Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2104, 10 April 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.