MR. J. URE SMITH.
The death of John Ure Smith, aged 68 years, late manager of the Australia Hotel, was the subject of an inquiry by the City Coroner
Wallace James Delgarno stated that on No- vember 22 the deceased and himself were on
the yacht Oenone, in Middle Harbour. About 7 a.m. next day deceased got up and went on deck to have a smoke. Witness followed about half an hour later, but he could see nothing of him. Eventually witness found de-
ceased floating in the water about 100 yards from the yacht. The Coroner found that de- ceased was drowned, but whether accidentally or otherwise the evidence did not enable him
The City Coroner, Mr. J. Jamieson, conducted
an inquiry yesterday into tho doath of Thomas Molloy, aged 45 years, who was knocked down i and fatally Injured in Cleveland-street on No
vombor 22 by a motor car driven by Harry , Btnlth. Mr. Hayes, of tho Ci own Law Office, re
, p'resented the Inspector-General of Police;
i und Mr. Solomon and Mr. 13. R Abigail ap ' peatred for Smith A verdict of accidental , neath was returned
PERTH.-Mr. .lohn Uruton. electrician in th.o employ of Unelihnum, Johnson, and Co., KBB killed ut South Perth. While ascouu Ing a ladder ho placed his hand accidentally »h » Uv« wiro and fell IS lent to Ute ground.