Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.


It was reported in town to-day that Mr W. S. Maslin has been selected as the Opposition candidate to contest the Ashburton seat at the.general election this year.

The death is announced, at Constantinople, of Said Pasha, ex-Grand Vizier.

Mr S. P. Taylor, of Eiffelton, left Ashburton to-day for the Waikato, where ho will act as judge of Clydesdales at the Central A', and P. Show, I . . Mr C. J. Talbot, of Fairiie, eldest son of Mr John Talbot, of Te/nuka, is mentioned 1 as a likely candidate for the Temuka seat' at the next general election in the Opposition interest. ,

The Hoii. James Allen, Minister for Defence and Education, was a passenger for Dunedin by this morning's express. Mr Allen, who probably will return to Christchurch on Wednesday, had no fresh news of political moment to impart.

Mr "W. H. Renncr, chief postmaster at Gjsborr.c, retired on Saturday from the Public Service after 44 years' association with the Post and Telegraph Department. Mr Eenner war postmaster at Ashburton for several years before going to Gisbome.

The flon. Sir Joseph Waid, Mr G Witty, M.P., and Mr D. Denneity n.ew organiser for the Liberal Party) arrived in Ashburton by the first express from the north to-day returning to Christehurch !\v tin? first express from the south.

An Invemu'giil Press Association telegram states that Earl Grey and party arrived at Bluff by the Maun■ganui • to-day. They were met by the Mayors of Invercargill and Campbelltown, and left by this afternoon's express for DuTiedin. They deport from Dunedin for Christchurch on the 4th, arrive at Wellington on the Bth, and sail from Auckland on the 23rd.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

Bibliographic details

PERSONAL., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8807, 2 March 1914

Word Count

PERSONAL. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8807, 2 March 1914

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.