The Queen has been pleased to confer upon Mr Walter Eugene de Souza the honour of knighthood. Mr De Souza is well known in Calcutta and other parts of India for the large charities provided and supported by himself and family. Venaed De Saint Anne, the originator of the project for bridging the English Channel, promises to begin operations - without delay. (He estimates it will re- ♦ quire seven months for the experiments, and a million francs will suffice to pay prelifnlP&ry expense* *
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume I, Issue 20, 11 November 1879
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