(By Eleotbio Telegraph—Copy bight.) [Feb Press Association, t ACQUITTED. SYDNEY, July 4. (Received July 4, 1880, at 1 p.m.)
Mr John Davis, chairman of the Casual Labor Board, who was charged with misappropriation of funds, has been acquitted, the prosecution being unable to establish a prima facie case at the preliminary inquiry.
VICTORIA AT THE PARIS EXHI BITION.
MELBOURNE, July 4.
Private cables received state that the jurors at the Paris Exhibition have recommended Victorian wines for nine gold medals, twenty-eight silver, and seventeen bronze; also nine honorable mention. The recommendation is subject to confirmation in August.
COMMERCIAL. r~i: LONDON. July 3. (Received July t, 1889, at 1 p.m.)
The quantity of wheat and flour afloat for the United Kingdom is 1,072,000 quarters, and for the Continent 210,000 quarters. The American visible wheat supply is 15,375.000 bushels. New Zealand frozen mutton is selling at 0 ; f d per lb. Leather: Best sides, BAd to Oil.
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INTERCOLONIAL., Evening Star, Issue 7950, 4 July 1889
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