The Christchurch Progressive Liberal Association ask friendly societies and trade and political organisations to appoint delegates to a conference to consider the Old Age Pensions Bill as soon as it comes to hand. H.M.S. Goldfinch goes to Fiji to take up the High Commissioner to proceed to Raratonga to inquire into the dispute between the British Resident and the native Arikis. The Wellington City Council and Harbor Board have arranged for an exchange of properties, which will give the latter an additional area for dock purposes. The Appeal Court yesterday reserved judgment in the case of Parker v. Brooks. Richard Henry Keast, arrested at Auckland on a charge of forgery, stands remanded for a week.
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BRIEF MENTION., Evening Star, Issue 10443, 12 October 1897, Supplement
BRIEF MENTION. Evening Star, Issue 10443, 12 October 1897, Supplement
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