QUEENSLAND AND WESTRALIA. i LONDON, March 27. Sir Wm. Macgregor, Governor of Newfoundland, has been appointed Governor cf Queensland, in succession to Lord Chelmsford, who is to be Governor of Uew South Walee. Sir Gerald Strickland, Governor of Tas- , mania, has been appointed Governor of ■West Australia, in succession to Admiral Bir Frederick Bedford. LONDON, March 27. Reuters correspondent at St. John's, the capital of Newfoundland, says that the promotion of Sir William Macgregor to the Governorship of Queensland is nniversally admitted to be well deserved, William being regarded as far the most successful Governor Newfoundland has had in modern times, handling a succession of difficult questions with rare judgment.
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