[FER MIESB ASSOCIATION.] JRomaaitle AnlcM*. Wellington, October 18. A cap was picked up on the Custom* house Quay last night containing 1 a jrieco of piper inside, dated October 14th, on which was written :—" I hay« drowned myself owing to my hopeless passion for Mary Josephine Strede." The police aro making.enquiries, but so far nothing is. known of anyone by that name. ■ ■ Th» Barqse Ahv« The official report forwarded by the Collector of Customs at, the Chathams to the Government says the portion of decking found was pronounced Clyde-built, and the buoy was marked S.M. Th» Hinemoa is expected to arrive at Dunediiv m a fortnight. Th« Coal Famine The.Petone Woollen Mill is oow working' almost entirely with wood as fuel, n«t using more than. 10 tons of coal per month, Electric liiffhtlar. In consequence of the fire at tbt old printing office instructions have been given to prepare estimates of the cost of lighting Government buildings here by electricity. ■
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TO-DAY'S TELEGRAMS, Ashburton Guardian, Volume X, Issue 2547, 18 October 1890
TO-DAY'S TELEGRAMS Ashburton Guardian, Volume X, Issue 2547, 18 October 1890
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