At Waimate last week William G. Tomlin was committed for trial for perjury arising out of a civil action, he having denied that a bill of exchange produced by Manchester Brothers did not bear his 81££Dfttur6a , The women of Brisbane are leading the van in a new system of charitable begging. A number of well-known ladies took charge of the hospital collection boxes. They had the courage and endurance to sit besids them in the public thoroughfare an entire day, and by this means L3OO were realised. It has been proved that in hot climates the preparation of wood with sulphate of copper or with creosote adds little tc ita durability. £—3
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Evening Star, Evening Star, Issue 8050, 29 October 1889
Evening Star Evening Star, Issue 8050, 29 October 1889
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