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Subject: [HB-PB] HBH June 1st 1883 Fire.doc
Date: Fri, 26 Sep 2003 19:23:40 +1200
HBH June 1st 1883 Fire
An alarm of fire was raised yesterday afternoon, and caused a great deal of temporary excitement. An assistant in Mr S HOOPER's shop was lighting the oil-gas lamps used there, Prompt measures were, however taken to extinguish the flames, before the The Fire Brigade (which arrived on the sport very smartly) could get its hose to bear. The damage done was slight.
Persons having claims against the late Joseph TORR are requested to forward to Mr H J TWIGG.
Tenders invited by the High School Board of Governors for leasing two divisions of lot 4, section 90, Clyde road Napier.
The Napier Gas Company invite tenders for the supply or ironmongery for the year ending June 30 1884.
William Eugene HUGO, barman has filed declaration of his inability to meet his engagements with his creditors.
The partnership hitherto subsisting between James TROUP and John PATTINSON, butchers, Woodville, has been dissolved by mutual consent.
Mr John ORR, Port Ahuriri, has for sale very superior variety of early seed potatoes.