A SCENE IN THE FRENCH CHAMBER.
Paris, January 15. A scene occurred to-day m the lobby of the Chamber, when M. Laur, a Deputy, accused M. Floquet of using secret service money m order to defeat General Boulanger, who is a candidate for the department of the Seine. The Premier indigantly denied the accusation, declaring it to be an infamous calumny. Thereupon M. Laur. challenged M. Floquet to fight a duel, but the Premier declined, insisting that M. Laur should substantiate the charge he had preferred against the Government.
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A SCENE IN THE FRENCH CHAMBER., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2038, 16 January 1889
A SCENE IN THE FRENCH CHAMBER. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2038, 16 January 1889
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