Wellington, November 5.; Mr Seymour, Secretary of the Wharf Laborers Union, interviewed the Minister I for Lands this morning; renewing his application for land for a Union Special Settlement. The conditions of the applk cations are somewhat modified, the request now being for 5000 acres in the vicinity of ' Pahiatua in the Forty Mile Bush, and it is understood that it is made on behalf of sf) men, requiring 10Q; acres fach. ; The If mister was doubtful whether the block asked for is available, but promised to look into ihe matter, frnd £t the same time advised Mr Seymour, that he thought it woujd be advisable for the men to t*ke *lw flpw Iwwfc, thereby wvwg survey f«fß
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2562, 5 November 1890
Ashburton Guardian Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2562, 5 November 1890
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