No corrections yet
STATE HOTEL AT POWLETT.
TO TUB EDITOR OF Tim ARGUS.
Sir -Mi Jiidkins is ibscnt from the State md I desire with lour permission
to rcplj bnefh to ' J S 'on his behalf \t< a meeting held it Powlett in conned inn with the locil option poll, it which "Mi
ludkms and I weie piescnl we pointed out tint the issue would not be dcteiinincd by the people most deeply intci erteil »nil .iffected so that the point urged bj T S
is not new lo us But the position is flint the ndvootes of license chose to appeal to the licensing district of which Wonthaggi foims n put, and Inse recen ed then íeplv from the tlectoi= Ihev could have waited until the ic«ulentH of Wonthiggi nie cn lolled is \nters but thev cho-,o lo mile then apntal to the electors as thev WCIP nnd Hie dctermmition íecouled must tarni foi three veais al lpi-t Whitevei might be the decision ot i porch locil noll foi winch the law mal es no inmisión 1 submit tint the proposal for the Government to add pnblit hoime 1 ceping to it» mimerons activities is too hrge a question to he settled bl the deslíes of iny one lociliti Mum who favour ""tile coil mining would »tiouglj I obicct to Stale beer selling-Youl-, ¿c
Rechabite District Chamber«, Sept. 17.