[per press association.]
Melbourne, April 23.; The Government has finally decided, owing to the shortness of the time for the competition exhibits, that Victoria will not be represented at the Mining Exhibition to be held at the' Crystal Palace in July next.
Hobart, April 22. A case of suspected murder is being investigated here. . It appears that a man named Beswick and child diedthree weeks ago at Campbelltown,«it being supposed from eating tinned fish. It has now been ascertained that Mrs Beswick, shortly hefore their death, had purchased,a quantity of "rough on rats," and an investigation by the police proves that the child died from arsenical poisoning, and the man from some irritant poisoning. An inquest on, the bodies is proceeding. •
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AUSTRALIAN., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2409, 24 April 1890
AUSTRALIAN. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2409, 24 April 1890
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