|PER PRESS ASSOCIATION,] Sydney, July 14. In view of the proposed reduction m Ocean postage rates, New South Wales and Victoria ; have approved designs for new postage stamps of the value of 2|d. , A discovery has been made of what is believed to be a continuation of the Broken Hill silver lode at Gualta, seventy miles west of Wilcarmia. Many applications have been put m for leases. The ground will probably be rushed. The French residents celebrated the Fall of the Bastile by a fete at Botany Bay. The German flag, among the decorations at the luncheon table, excited anger, and some Frenchmen tore it down. It was, however, afterwards replaced. Melbourne, July 14. j Several extensive burglaries haye been reported lately. The Nissims' establishment; was broken into and gold and silver watches to the value of £400 stolen.
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AUSTRALIAN., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2467, 15 July 1890
AUSTRALIAN. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2467, 15 July 1890
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