POSITION IN DUNEDIN.
DUNEDI'N, May 5
The coal shortage in Dunodin is acute,' and coal merchants have decided to limit orders for household pur-, poses to lots of four bags. The Coal Trade Committee urges the greatest economy in consumption, otherwise the public will probably experience serious inconvenience during the cold weather. The: city gasworks, which had only two days' supply of coal, has obtained temporary relief as a result of representations'to the Munitions and Supplies Department, which has arranged for a supply of up to 200 tons of Newcastle coal from the Railway Department to keep the works going,until the arrival of the Kini at the ©nd of the week. This quantity will keep the works going for about a week.
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POSITION IN DUNEDIN., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9602, 6 May 1919
POSITION IN DUNEDIN. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9602, 6 May 1919
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