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RAILWAY RETURNS. '

"The following ar,e the returns for tho period ended - December 7. compared with the' corresponding period of 1906, over the section of the > railways : — . - ' 1907. * . 1906. Passengers— S. B. \S. E: I First class " 11,717 38,226 12.221 38,172 Second class 58,320 192,172 56,324 173,932 Total .. 70,037 230,398 68,545 212,104 •'•'--/ , ' ""— 1907. 1906 Season ti6kets ..' f933 4,964 ! " No. No. Parcels, etc. .• .. 42,795 42,593 . , . , „ "', ; .No. ' No. Goods, live stock, etc " .. 61,904 7a,877 ~ Tons. Tons. Grain,- -wool. merchandise, , * etc. *.;:.. 143,193 Ji43,§87 .' "Revenue— r * ~ •Passengers -- - >. '.., ..■ .. d 827,327 „£25,679 Parcels,- luggage, «nd" mails. . - 7,354 6,524 Goods .. .. /.. ... ..' •'. 51,890 50,505 Miscellaneous j: -. 1,003: 1,342 Rents and commission ° .. 929 832 Total *„ «, «■' «. . r JE88,506 -^4,883' : A silver consular coin which was struck: about' 705 years After Rome was* founded has been dug up' at WinoK Bottom (Bucks). Titus Carisus, whose name appears on the coin, was monetary to Julius Cesar,' and j this very piece" of money . may have been "brought by- one -of the soldiers who inYaded Great Britain*'

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RAILWAY RETURNS. ', Otago Witness, Issue 2810, 22 January 1908

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RAILWAY RETURNS. ' Otago Witness, Issue 2810, 22 January 1908

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