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(Reoelreif, Jane 1, 1,42 p.m.) Thursday Island, Jane 1.
A boy shot three females at Shanghai. One is dead and the others are dying.
Cholera is still increasing in ths Phillipine Islands, and at Manilla the daily number of deaths averages 50. News from Corea is disquieting. The Treasury is empty and the Government are unable to pay (ot 60,000 rifles which they ordered. It is reported that Admiral Sheffield has been offered the position ot King's itdviser vice Judge Denny.
News from Canton states that al though the tea crops are below hsi year's in yield* the quality is 20 per ccn better.
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EASTERN NEWS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2140, 1 June 1889
EASTERN NEWS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2140, 1 June 1889
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