Received May 12, 9.41 a.m. The Plague. Sydney, May 12 Another case of plague has occurred at Lismore, and a second death at TTlmarra. A Tourist Department. The State Government are establishing an Intelligence Department to act as a tourists' information bureau. Electoral Redistribution. Under the Federal eleotoral redistribution proposals Sydney gains two seat 3. A Tour Abandoned. Mr Reid has abandoned his proposed stumping tour of Queensland, owing to the prevalence of dengue fever. A Peculiar Incident m a Bank. An envelope containing three iJIO notes blew out of a window m the Government Savings Bank into the street. The clerks gave immediate chase, but could not find the envelope. A Long Voyage. The barque Gostuych arrived after a trip of 137 days from the west coast of America. This is a record. Rough Weather. Incessant bad weather, heavy gales, and rough seas are reported from the Tasman Sea. The Orotava m a Gale, Adelaide May 12 The Orotava met a gale m the run from Melbourne. An immense wave cleared the decks and injured two of the crew.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6568, 12 May 1905
AUSTRALIAN. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6568, 12 May 1905
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