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.


[per pkess association.]

Auckland, Mftv 6. The effort to secure, a holfday on. Satm*day afternoon for drapers* assistants has every probability of success. A nativo meeting, called by Tawhiao, has been held near Mercer, about 1500 being present. Tawhiao's object in holding the convention seems to have been his desire to establish his title bpvo^d I dispute, and form an inc^eponi^on^ Maori | Parliament.' T\\g, m'cqidsihion was coolly yccc-ivetl, and Taiwhanga and the Ngapuhi tribe left tho Assembly. The meeting then collapsed. . ° Wklungton, JVJay 6. Overtures have lately becAii made.' by a W- li: y -.'. - .--■.-■ ■v-anti j "tp ) 6)vtt"e';rs of flax ■ ■■ N i : .'district for continuing littx-m.iiuug opei'ations,, and it is understood, that in consequence several mills will ro-open in a few days. Great complaints are made of the difficulty of obtaining servant girls. Tho Dunedjn Eslubition, was responsible {qx

drawing away a large number, but the registry offices state that many more have pone to Melbourne, where there is a great demand for domestic servants and higher wages are offered than can be obtained here.

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., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2423, 7 May 1890

Word Count

INTERPROVINCIAL. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2423, 7 May 1890

  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.