The Select Committee of the Transvaal Legislative Council, to whom the
Native Hut Tax Bill was referred for report, have recommended that the tax should
be increased from 10s, as originally proposed, to 20s, and ...
Egremont, died on Saturday from injuries received in descending Wyndham Pit, Bigrigg
Moor, on Friday.
The circumstances under which he received the injuries were these: -
He came to th...
We are at all times willing to set apart a certain portion of our space for free discussion, for Correspondent of all opinions and shades of Politics; but we wish it to be understood that we do not hold ourselves responsible for our...
The usual monthly meeting of the Gas Committee was held at the harbour
Office on Tuesday afternoon last. Mr. MANDLE presided, and other members present
The Clerk produced applications and ...
The members of the above club met at their Club Room, Old Market Hall Chambers, to hear and discuss a paper on "Milk and its products" - introduced by the president MR. WILLIAM HENRY WAKEFIELD, Sed...
SECOND DAY. - WEDNESDAY
Mr. Justice DAY took his seat on the Bench about twenty-five minutes after
ten o’clock, and at once proceeded with the trial of the only remaining case
in the Calendar. Before his Lordship arrived every available seat in ...
The Wasdale, TATE, was launched from the Patent Slip at this port, on the
23rd instant, after receiving a new keel and other repairs; and the schooner,
Jane, Moffet, was taken upon the said slip on the same day to undergo rep...
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This ends the July 6, 1888 issue for this newspaper.
ARRIVAL AT ST. PETERSBURG.
The DUKE OF EDINBURGH, attended by COLONEL COLVILLE and CAPTAIN HAIG, arrived at St. Petersburg on Sunday afternoon, in good health and capital spirits. About an hour previously, the Imperial carriage and sledges arrived a
TESTIMONIAL TO MR. JOHN SLINGER, OF WARCOP.
On Friday evening, the 2nd inst., a large and influential meeting was held in the Temperance Hall, at Warcop, for the purpose of presenting to MR. JOHN SLINGER, a valuable testimonial as a token of the gener