The following are additions to the list of Birthday honours already
Mr. Joseph Anderson Panton, sen., Police Magistrate, Melbourne, becomes a Companion of the Order of St. Michael and St. George. Sir Henry Brougham Loch has been made a Privy Councillor, William Howard Russell, veteran journalist and The Times war correspondent, has been made a Knight
Knights of the Grand Cross.-Earl Aberdeen,Govcrnor-General of Canada ; Sir Charles Buller Hugh Mitchell, Governor of Straits Settlements, formerly Governor of Fiji.
Knights Commander. - Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton, the newly-appointed Governor of South - Australia ; Hon. Richard Chaffey Baker, President of the Legislative Council of South Australia ; Sir Joseph Palmer Abbott, Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of New South
Companion.-Mr. Joseph Sylvester O'Halloran, secretary Royal Colonial