Wellington, August 1. Government has decided to proclaim Demonstration day (October 28) a public holiday throughout; the colony, and the Federated Trades Council is arranging a programme to suitably celebrate the day. Sir George Grey will address a public meeting on Monday next. Speeches are also to be delivered by several other members of Parliament.
Mr James McNab, of McNab's Gardens, Lower Hutt, died to-day from paralysis. All non-Union men employed on the city tramways have been discharged, and as many of the ex-employees as are required for " twenty minutes " service have been reinstated. When additional services arranged other Unionists are to be re-engaged.
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INTERPROVINCIAL, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2481, 2 August 1890
INTERPROVINCIAL Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2481, 2 August 1890
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