News from Stanley

May 29. — Present — Messrs. A. Melville (Chairman), P. Dowd, G. Faulkner, and D. Brady. Clerk appointed Registrar of Dogs for the district, and place of registry, Mintaro. Cheques to be signed by three of the Councillors for Council. Clerk to write to Council of Upper Wakefield, calling attention to spread of Scotch thistles in their district, especially in neighborhood of Mount Horrocks. Clerk to write to Surveyor of the Road Board, explaining that the ford about to be made over Walkey Creek should be made on the western side of Government Reserve instead of eastern side. Payments, £1.