[B* Eleotbio Tklhgbaph. Copybigm.] [Per Press Association,] FEDERAL DEFENCE. PERTH, Septembeb 7. (Received September 7,1889, at 12.45 p.m./ _ Major-general Edwards states that is unlikely that the Imperial Government will take over the defence of Albany. The Australians will have to provide for it themHe thinks that the Australian colonies will not establish a practical system of defence without Federation, and suggests that the Federal Council should legislate on military matters. AN INVALUABLE DISCOVERY. BRISBANE, Septembeb 7. An artesian water supply, giving a million gallons daily, has been struck at Charleaville. It is believed to be the largest artesian supply in the world.
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INTERCOLONIAL., Evening Star, Issue 8006, 7 September 1889
INTERCOLONIAL. Evening Star, Issue 8006, 7 September 1889
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