28 OCTOBER 1865, Page 3

At the annual meeting of the proprietors of the Queen

Assur- ance Company, on the 26th inst., the Directors' Report for the year stated that the fire premiums for the year amounted ta 115,2851.; that 529 life policies were issued, insuring 304,777!.; that the new life premiums amounted to 8,0581.; that the life income was 27,7561.; and that upwards of 57 per cent. of the entire net premiums had been added to the life fund ; that the sub- scribed capital amounted to 1,883,2201.; that the paid-up capital was 188,3221.; and that the reserve funds amount to 147,638/.