Dix, the broker who caused a rush on Round Hill silver shares and disappeared, has turned up. It appears he was seized with panic on beholding the effects of his action, and in addition was suffering from the use of morphia. He has explained that a leading speculator of the Exchange instructed him to engineer a boom in Round Hill stock, but this is denied. The affair has caused a sensation in Melbourne.
Major-general Edwards is a passenger by the Hauroto for Auckland. The Now South Wales Parliament has been prorogued.
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Australian., Evening Star, Issue 8035, 11 October 1889
Australian. Evening Star, Issue 8035, 11 October 1889
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