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THE LATE JOHN BRIGHT.

JUSTIN MCCARTHY'S EULOr (HUM. .THIO FUNERAL SERVICE, [FKK HIKBB ASSOCIATION.] London, Mtroh 30 In the House of Commons, Justin McCarthy, ' M.P. for Londonderry, m tlje absence of Mr Parnell, delivered a warm eulogium on John Bright, and said it was impossible to forget his splendid services, end. claimed a right for Ireland to deposit a mourning wreath on the tomb of the deceased statesman. At tho funeral of Mr John Bright to-day, at Rochdale, Lancashire, her Majesty! the Queen sent a message from Biarritz, where she is sojourning. Workmen from tho mills belonging to deceased acted as pall- bearers. Mr Chamberlain was present at the memorial service at Westminster Abbey. Lord Hartington and Mr Guilders were present, The Prince of Wales was represented by his equerry. The service was conducted by Dr Granville Bradley, Dean of Westminster, who regretted deceased was not buried iv the Abbey,

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THE LATE JOHN BRIGHT., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2100, 2 April 1889

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THE LATE JOHN BRIGHT. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2100, 2 April 1889

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