t [PBB PBESS ASBOOUTIOX.] ' Wellington, September 14---i A slip oooarred on the Welllngtonr Maatertoa railway Hae, near the Summit, I yesterday ; 300 oubio feet fall. Traloi ) ran as far aa tlia obsiraoiloa and then ■xah»nged passengers. Wellington, September 15 An action m which T. G. McCarthy, i iue-vec, claimed £6000 from the Oiiy b Corporation as damages for th • pollution a of a stceam which runa through hii i property, wan decided yesterday. The i jury awarded the plaintiff £160 for the a deprivation of water righto, aad 40s as o damages for creating a nnleance. The a question of coßts was reserved . o At the annaal meeting of the Welling* c ton Racing Clab to-night the report il regretted not having to record a greater h financial sncoeeß, aad congratulated memII bers on the passing of a naw rale which h would ptobably prevent the totalißator c being abolished by the Legislature. They h recommended the incoming Committee to c persevere with the soheme for building a - new Btand. The balance-sheet showed n tho receipfa to be £3479 9d ; expenditure, c £3189 12« 6d. All the officers were w' it elected^
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INTERPROVINCIAL NEWS, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2227, 16 September 1889
INTERPROVINCIAL NEWS Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2227, 16 September 1889
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