THE LATEST. HOME AND FOREIGN
United Pres3 Association—By Electric Telegraph—Copyright Received June 17, 8.46 a.m. A Financier's Bequest. Vienna, June 18 Baron Nathaniel Rothschild, recently deceased, bequeathed £880,000 to charities, especially to those intended for the relief of the sick and suffering of Vienna. A Gift to German Officers, Faerst Henckel Dowuersiuarck, a SilesiaD coal magnate, has placed nt the Kaiser's disposafhalf a million sterling, the interest on which is to be paid to officers for special service or as increased pay. The British Navy. $ [London, June 18 The battleship Hibernia has been launched at Devonport, and the first class cruiser Achilles at Elswick. A Thames Ferry Service. The Prince of Wales inaugurated the London County Council's steamboat service on the Thames. A Noted Visitor. Jan Kubelik, the famous violinist, opens his Australian tour in Melbourne on July 19th, 1906.
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THE LATEST. HOME AND FOREIGN, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6599, 19 June 1905
THE LATEST. HOME AND FOREIGN Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6599, 19 June 1905
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