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THE LABOR STRIKES. LONDON 1 , Skfteubkr ?0. (!<«fl,iivi<s Sf|)l»-mI>:.T 21, ;<j?9, at 11.4 a ...fii J '.I lie tu:::il amount: of donations', ti; the strike fuii'l amoiuitod to L 4 0,000, of which L24,00ii CRinc frori Ani'tralic. Lord Urttssey hits been appointed to arbitrate between thy lightermen aud master?. Tiut former, it will be remembered, stood out for 6a a day,
"JACK THE RIPPER" BELIEVED TO BE A WOMAN. LONDON, Sembmbeb 20. It is reported that a woman working at the Whiteohapel slaughter-houses disguised as a man ia suspected to be "Jack the Ripper."
THE MURDER OP DR CRONIN. CHICAGO, Sbptembeb 20. Only four jurors ia the Cronia oiso hare at present passed unchallenged by either aide.
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NE\T GUNBOATS FOR AUSTRALIA LONDON, Sbptkmbbr 20.
(Reoaired September 21, 1889, at J. 44 p.m.)
The new screw gunboats Lapwing (6,805 tons} and Ringdove (6,805 tons) are being placed in commission for the Außtra'ian Naval Station.
FATAL YACHT ACCIDENT. NEW YORK, Sembmdjib 20. HBy the foundering of a yacht on Lake Erie nine persona were drowned.
MONETARY AND COMMERCIAL. LONDON, Sbptbmbeb 20.
(Rooelved September 21, 1889, at 1.20 p m.)
The Bank of England reserve is L12,470,0Q0. The proportion of reserve to liabilities ia 42.V per cent. Consols are at 97. New Zealand 4 per cent, inscribed stock is active at 10Si. Australian wheat (ex warehouse), 39a 6d ; New Zealand long-berried (ex store), 38s 6d.
Sugar is quiet. German beet, 14s 3d ; Java, 17s 9d.
Iron: Beat Scotoh pig (No. ], f.o.b. in Clyde), has advanced to 47s 3d.
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HOME AND FOREIGN, Evening Star, Issue 8018, 21 September 1889
HOME AND FOREIGN Evening Star, Issue 8018, 21 September 1889
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