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[per reuter’s agency.] Credited to the Nihilists. London, Dec. 26. The Standard to-day publishes a telegram stating that fully one-fourth of the city of Cronstadt has been destroyed by fire. The conflagration is further stated to have been the work of Nihilists.
The Sultan Forgives, Constantinople, Dec. 26 Mr C. A. Fawcett, British ConsulGeneral in this city, having interceded on behalf of O’Donovan, who was found guity of libelling the Sultan, the latter has agreed to pardon the prisoner, and the sentence of six months’ imprisonment passed upon him has been remitted. Panic in a Church, St. Petersburg, Dec. 26. Intelligence is to hand from Warsaw that a panic occurred yesterday in a church in that city owing to an alarm of fire. In the crush and confusion which followed, over thirty persons were killed and a number seriously injured.
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LATEST FROM EUROPE., Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 519, 27 December 1881
LATEST FROM EUROPE. Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 519, 27 December 1881
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