Buenos Ayees, May 13 The Government of the Argentine Republic is increasing tho export duties on wheat with the object of preventing a scarcity of grain. United States Senate. Washington, May 13 The House of Representatives has adopted a resolution m favor of the election of senators by the popular vote. The Auckland Statue. London, May 13 Mr Reeves has arranged with the Shaw, Savill and Albion Company to convey to Auckland Mr F. J. Williamson's statue of the Queen gratis, Governor-General of Canada. Lord Aberdeen resigns the GovernorGeneralship of Canada m October. Mr Gladstone. Mr Gladstone's condition is becoming grave. There is great weakness and failure of the circulation, Russia Buys Galtee More. The Russian Government has purchased the racehorse Galtee More for £25,000. / Tlie Queen's Prize. May H. The final stage of the Queen's Prize, at Bisley, has been extended, by including a thousand yards 1 range. Election. Mr Soames, a Liberal, has been elected for South Norfolk, by a majority of 1330 votes.
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Argentine Republic., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XX, Issue 4495, 16 May 1898
Argentine Republic. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XX, Issue 4495, 16 May 1898
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