INVERCARGILL, August 15,
At tho Supreme Court this afternoon the second jury that was cmpannelled in the case of John Willis, charged with arson, brought in a verdict of guilty. Prisoner was sentenced to seven years’ penal servitude.
The civil case Jenkinson (of Dunedin) v. Campbell was a claim for the possession of land inherited by plaintiff through tho death of his father. A settlement was arrived at out of Court, defendant agreeing to accept LlO and give up possession, each party paying his own costs.
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SUPREME COURT., Evening Star, Issue 7986, 15 August 1889
SUPREME COURT. Evening Star, Issue 7986, 15 August 1889
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