(by telegraph from our own .;-"' correspondent.)
Wellington, August 25 Mr Hall-Jones, the newly-elected member for Timaru, arrived yesterday, and was sworn m this evening. The Local Government Committee are considering a draft Bill prepared by Dr Hodgkinson on the lines laid clown by last year's Committee. At to-day's sitting of the Committee the principle of election of District Councils by County and Borough Councils was affirmed.
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Parliamentary Gossip., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2501, 26 August 1890
Parliamentary Gossip. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2501, 26 August 1890
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