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Wellington, June 2. The weather since Saturday morning has been very rough and wet. During a gale the steam yacht Gannet was smashed against the wharf, and some hundreds of pounds worth of damage done. The Trades and Labor Council on Saturday advised the Journeymen Bakers' Association to accept the compromise proposed by the Masters' Society ie rule 14 in view of better arrangements being made in the future.
The proprietors of the tramway have been losing money for thirteen years, and Dr. Grace told the Trades Council delegates that they would sell the whole concern at a low price and be glad to get rid of it, as they were always putting their hands in their pockets without any return. Dunedin, June 2. By a fire at the stables belonging to Mrs Cutten, occupied by Mr Metcalfe, mail contractor, five horses were burnt— Insurances, £250 in the North German, and £30 in the New Zealand.
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TO-DAY'S TELEGRAMS, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XII, Issue 2430, 2 June 1890
TO-DAY'S TELEGRAMS Ashburton Guardian, Volume XII, Issue 2430, 2 June 1890
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