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


[Pik Pbbss Ahsooiatioit,] Ohristohukoh, June 7. The failure of one of oar largest, and best business firms, Messrs Llghtband, Allan and 00., is annonnoed. Since 1872 they have been engaged In larga 'trahsac'ions m the leather and grindery trade. The doors of tbe establisbment are not yet closed, but this is only left until the work at present m hand is finished. The total HabUlcfoa of the firm ape stated tc be £120,000, and the stoppage of work it most unfortunate as about 320 handt will be suddenly thrown out of employment, and the looal market for hides seriously effected. Tha assets are estimated at £130,000, showing a surplus of £10,000 The failure la due to extended ramifioatlons, which proved unsuocessfal. There is a probability of tbe factor; being resumed shortly, on a more condensed basi»-

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

LIGHTBAND, ALLAN & CO.'S FAILURE, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2146, 8 June 1889

Word Count

LIGHTBAND, ALLAN & CO.'S FAILURE Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2146, 8 June 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.