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CLIFTON AND THE LAWRENCES.

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The Chinese Labour Problem.

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The Chinese Labour Problem. A gentleman living at Roatb, Cardiff, has received a letter from a friend in Cape Town which contains some pertinent references to the Chinese labour question. Mr Laurenson, the writer, thinks that at present the worst thing a young man could do would be to go out to the Cape, as trade of every description is poor. "We only trust," he continues, "that the labour question will be soon settled, because until things boom on the Rand it is not to be expected that, trade will improve here. Money is as tight as it can be, and the banks are stopping overdrafts and calling in mortgages. In the Rand the Kaffirs work a month or two and then clear off to their kraal with their savings, through being overpaid. If some of the people at home, who are raving about the importation of Chinese into the Transvaal, were only out here and knew the actual facts of the case, they would change their minds. The mines must have cheaper and more reliable labour, and the importation of the Chinamen is the only way out of it. Once they make a start money will circulate, trade revive, and we shall get a chance of going ahead a bit; but as things are at present the country is going to the dogs, and I should advise nobody to come out here now, as things cannot be worse at home."

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