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Micajah Henley, the man who invented roller skates, lives in Richmond, Indiana. He was a poor wood sawyer, and it took nearly his last dollar to pay for his patent, but the craze for skating that spread over the country made him rich. The Commissioners for Railways in New South Wales have decided to reduco the rates for the carriage of fruit 50 per cent, below the uaual parcel ratep, iu order to encourage the fruit-growing industry,

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 2, Evening Star, Issue 7940, 22 June 1889

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