Anti-Chinese Meeting in Wellington. (Wanganui Herald, 21 August 1890)

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anti-chinese meeting in wellington restrict i vjs legislation appeal n favor of european tiudkr3 per united press association wellington august 20 at the anti-chinese meeting hold last night sir georgo grey deprecated the introduction of chinese and asserted that if celestials were allowed to inorease in power tho european residents of the colony would fall to the same level he moved that practically free admission of chinese into the colony was likely to lead to grave complications both of a social and financial character at no distant date and should be prohibited by law carried tho hey j berry said that after his experience of the vices of the chinese in america and australia he had pleasure in moving that the unrestricted competition of cheap chineso labor with free european labor in a serious injury to evory true citizen and the residenco ot a nnmber of chmoso in our midst is apt to prove demoralising inthe highest degreo carried mr george hutchison mhe urged tho electors to support candidates who would legislate iv the direction of keeping chinamen out of the colony he moved that this meeting pledges itself to support european trades in preference to the chinese to assist in giving political effect to tho previous resolutions carried a letter from mr ballanco was read apologising for his absence and stating that in his opinion chinamon woro not desivablo colonists and should be rigidly excluded by law


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