j (By Telegraph,—Press TARANAKI OIL.' NEW PLYMOUTH, this day. I The Taranaki Petroleum Company's I weekly report states that pumping in J No. 2 well has been hindered' by sand I choking and cutting the cups of the 1 pump. A fair amount of oil has, nevertheless, been obtained, and yesterday the I well flowed six barrels. The oil is still lat the top of the casing. Operations at the Birthday Well are expected to be j resumed next week.
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