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EXHIBITION NOTES.

Lord Onslow proposes going round Westport, Greymouth, Hokitika, and Christchurch, arriving there in the beginning of November, and reaching Dunedin about the 20th November. He will remain here until the end of January. We are requested to state that the notice in last night’s “ Exhibition notes” referring to Customs matters was inserted without the authority of the department, and that the statements made therein are not correct.

At a meeting of the’ Victorian Commissioners on the 6th inst. it was reported that an active canvass of the manufacturers in Melbourne had been made by Mr Jacobs (president of the Chamber of Manufacturers), Mr Fletcher, superintendent of the court, and the secretary, with the most gratifying results. A canvass was also made at Geelong, which was successful, and a large number of the loading manufacturers pro. raised to exhibit fully, The woollen mills' and leather factories would make an especially good show. The art collection, which had received the special attention of Mr! Fletcher, was already a confirmed success,! and would, without exception, be the finest! ever sent out of the colony, Arrangements were also being made for the speedy transmission of goods, and the first shipment would be made by one of the Union Steam Ship Company’s vessels early next month. Almost ’all the space in the court had been appliedfor.’-^*Argus.'' .

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EXHIBITION NOTES., Issue 8015, 18 September 1889

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EXHIBITION NOTES. Issue 8015, 18 September 1889

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