The amount of revenue collected at the Odsiom-housa on goods cleared v>..-Kjr for consumption was Customs, 1.1,455 15s lOd ; primage, LD7l6s 2d ; total, L 1513 12s.
The following are the Reefton battery returns for the week Progress, SOoz of amalgam from five and a-balf days, with 15 heads; Inkerman, 84oz amalgam from 50 tons; Globe, 1330z amalgam from 185 tons; Fiery Cro»s, 302:z amalgam from teventy-ono tons (including hoses). The Fair Maid Gold Mining Company, Westport, obtained 94ez of amalgam from tables for fifty-eight hours’ sluicing ending Wednesday last,
THE LONDON MARKETS,
The New Zealand Loan and Mercantile Agency Company, Limited, have received tbo following cablegram from their London office, dated 18th ir.st :-“Tallow: Market irregular. Good tallow has declined 31 per cwt since last report Frozen meat: 'ihe demand is poor. Canto* - bury mutton D worth 4A >, and Wellington 431 per lb. 'ew Zealand beef, hindquarters, are worth 4j;l, and forequarters 3Jd per lb. Itabhitskins: Best skins arc in demand, but inferior sorts have declined Id per lb since last rtport.”
MINING SHARE QUOTATIONS,
The following were net prices quoted at fho closing of the Reefton Mining and Stock Exchange. on Saturday night :
IiITT”i:S. Alexandra Li, F.lcottin Lighr Is Oil, Fiery Cross 8s lOd, Ghdlaiits 2s KM, Happy Valley 4;t, Inglewood 2s Id, Hercules2s lid, Reform 4(i, Drake 2s lOd, Specimen HiJl3», Alpines 14s od, Venus Od, Sf.i,mas.—Alexandra Wd, Big River 3s Od. Emprefs 4d, Knreha 2s, Golden Lead Is 2d, Gallant Bs, Globes) 82s 6d, Homewards 7s, Happy Valley (id, Hudson Sd, Guide 4d, Pioneer 310, Lord Edward OJ, Hercules 8s Cd, New Britannia 6d, Pandora Is 2d, Reform Od, Triumph BJd, Venus Is Id.
LONDON RABBITI3KIN MARKET.
Messrs Arthur M‘Donald and Co. are in receipt of the following cables, dated London, 17th iust.: —From Messrs Low, Hone, and Co,: “Best descriptions rabbitskins are unaltered; other sorts Id per lb lower.” From Messrs O. M. Lampson and Co.; “Rahbitsldns are 10 per cent. Lwer.”
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COMMERCIAL., Evening Star, Issue 8043, 21 October 1889
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