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A BUSH STRONGLY DEPRECATED'.
(FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.)
GERALDTON, July 23.
Twenty men leave to-day for the Mur- chison gold dieoovery, each with a kit weigh- ing a hundredweight. They are going hy team. This makes tbe fourth party to the field since the nowa carne in. Four-diggers
arrived by tfie &>$§. <AUifjfdUan this morn'., ing from the North-west and ten by the Lubra last night. Another contingent of 24 are to arrive by the Albany from Cossack, and others are on board the Flinders from Fre- mantle. This rash is regarded with appre- hension of seriouB consequences. There are no rations yet to be bad on the field and the water supply ia not known. Should the field tarn out a failure serions consoquenoes are net unlikely, to result; Thirty navvies have lett the Midland works fdr the field, and others are only waiting to make a cheque sufficient to procure a fit out. Geraldton is I full of strangers on their way to the field or [only waiting for Inspector Troy's return [Ti8f6ifeTitartlug."~w ---*- ->«*.-_>?----»-_ <