; i Sydney, October 4. ? Gibbs, Shallard, and Co<, m whose premises the fire originated, are unfortunate m matters of fires. No less than six have occurred on their premises since 1874, the most serious being last year, when damage was done ! amounting to £8000 There is sdme similarity between the latter arid this week's disastrous outbreak. Both began near the same spot. Returns' show that the Insurance Companies hold risks m Sydney to the. value of fifty-three and a half millidhs; HoSabt, October 4. The Legislative Assembly passed the Stock Tax by a majority of oiiei Melbourne, October 4. The Employers' Union have written to the Trades Hall announcing that the unions of, the other Colonies have authorised a Conference at an iarly date m Melbourne, on condition; that the men accept the minute passed by the Employers' Conference at Sydney as a basis of proceedings. :
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AUSTRALIAN, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2536, 6 October 1890
AUSTRALIAN Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2536, 6 October 1890
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