The amoant of revenue collected at tht Cuftom-house on goods cleared *o-«Ut fo> aorsumption was —Customs, LI, 160 lis 2d; primage, Lll 13s 9d ; total, L 1.172 4s lid,
THE LABOR MARKET.
Mr Skene reports: Tho demand keeps healthy for station and farm and dairy people. Wages: Couples, L 65, L7O, and L 75; shepherds, L6O; ploughmen, LI and 17a 6d; milkers, 10s to 15s ; cooks, 20s to 30s; blacksmiths, 30s; gardeners, 255; grooms, 15s and 20s; store handß, 15s and 20s; rabbitterp, 16s per 100; buuhmen, 5s per cord.
MINING SHARE QUOTATIONS.
Tho following were net prices quoted at the o'osing of tho Reef ton Mining and Stock Excharge on Saturday night :
Buybrs.—Alexandra id. Big River Ss 6d, Bendlgo Is 6d, Empress Id, Elcotrio Light lsßd, Fiery Cross 89 lOd, Golden Treasure Od, Gallant 2a Bd, Globe 21a 2d, Homeward Bound 6s 6d, Happy Valley id, Hard to Find Is, Inglewood la IOJd, Keep it Dark 203, Lone Star lOd, Resolution lOd, Devonahircs 6d, Mount Morgan 2d, Nils 2s, Nationals Od, No. 2 Darks 2s, Progioss 20s, Reform 4d, Scotia Ss, Drakos 2s 6d, South Hopeful 3s, Specimen Hill 3?, Triumph M, South Wealth 2d, Alpine 15s, Welcomo (old) 17e, Wealth of Nations sb6d. Sellers.—All Nationß Extended 2s 7d, Big River 3s (id, Bannockburn 2d, Bendigo Is sd, Empress Id, Fiery Cross 10s (id. Gallant 3s, Globo 22s 6d, Homeward 6s Od, Happy Valloy 6d, Hard to Find 2s, Inkerman 23s 3d, Resolution Ib sd, Devonshire 6d, Merryjigs Od, Mount Morgan 6d, Nils 3s, National Is, New Britannia 5Jd, South Darks Bs, Pandora Is, Reform 7d, Venus Is Id, Welcome (old) 17b, Welcome (uew) I2s6d.|.
Permanent link to this item
COMMERCIAL., Evening Star, Issue 8037, 14 October 1889
COMMERCIAL. Evening Star, Issue 8037, 14 October 1889
Using This Item
Allied Press Ltd is the copyright owner for the Evening Star. You can reproduce in-copyright material from this newspaper for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons New Zealand BY-NC-SA licence. This newspaper is not available for commercial use without the consent of Allied Press Ltd. For advice on reproduction of out-of-copyright material from this newspaper, please refer to the Copyright guide.