The British Red Cross (Order of St. John) received £15,877,190 in the four years 1915 to 1918, inclusive, and expended £14,422,200. The income in 1917 was £7,425,399, and expenditure £7,243,251. The Coblenz correspondent of the New i'ork "Times" says that the Geruia abusiness men are "trying to open relations with British, French, Belgian and American iirms. At the American headquarters the censor opened two thousand letters from German business men are trying to open tablish branches in Germany for Allied and American concerns. A Paris message says that a meeting of business men and banners decided to establish a Bank of Foreign Commerce, with a capital of £4,000,000. The Press Bureau states that at the Imperial Government's request discount. Buxton will continue in office as" Governor-General of South Africa until June, 1920.
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MISCELLANEOUS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9589, 17 April 1919
MISCELLANEOUS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9589, 17 April 1919
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