Perth. July 7.
The Siege of Paris, Cuddingwarra, is again being worked by a local Syndicate, who are sinking a new shaft, aud expect to cut the reef at water level. Fraser's South Mine on Wednesday last started crushing with ten head of stampers on very fair stone. Thoy have increased the number of stampers to fifteen. Heavy rain has been falling during tho last few days, and . tho mines arc uow supplied with plenty of water, which will last for some time.