[Per United Press Association.] AUCKLAND, September 4. The Amalgamated Society of Railway Servants have decided to vote L 25 to the London dock strike fund, and are inviting other branches of labor to co-operate and open a fund here. Mr John Dillon has written stating that he has found it necessary to postpone his visit to this colony till November. He leaves Sydney at the latter part of October. He says that the success of his mission in Australia has been wonderful. WELLINGTON, September 4. William Sheehan, a lad of thirteen, who has only just finished a term in the Industrial school for housebreaking, was sentenced to three mouths’ imprisonment this morning for stealing a pair of opera-glasses and a roll of cashmere. CHRISTCHURCH, September 4. Davis’s Hotel, at Springfield, was burnt down yesterday morning. It was the property of the Crown Brewery Company. The building was insured in the Standard Office for L7OO, and tho furniture in the National for L 550. TIMARU, September 4. The local Refrigerating Company have determined to add to their works, so as to increase the freezing power from 300 to 700 or 1,000 sheep per day, and to enlarge the storage room proportionately, the present works being found to be too small for tho business offering.
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INTERPROVINCIAL., Evening Star, Issue 8003, 4 September 1889
INTERPROVINCIAL. Evening Star, Issue 8003, 4 September 1889
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