Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.

HOME AND FOREIGN.

(Per Pattes Association. ) THB DAMIEN MEMORIAL. London, June 17 H.R.H. the Prince of Wales, m addressing a large meeting of nobility and influential gentlemen at Marlborough House, said that there were a quarter of a million lepers m India, aud he added that the disease waagincreasing both m Africa and Australia. At the present time he said that a leper was engaged m the London meat market. The Archbishop of Canterbury and Cardinal Manning, who are members of the Damien Memorial Committee, also addressed the meeting. The proposal for the establishment of a Leper Ward m London and a Leper Hospital at Molokai was approved. THE RACING SCANDAL. Before the Jockey Club to-day Lord Marcus Beresford, who was examined on behalf of Lord Durham, confirmed the statement that Wood was guilty of foul riding. He also characterised the jockey as a scoundrel. Lord Marcus acquitted Sir Geo. Chetwynd of guilty knowledge m connection with Wood's , riding. ... .">';

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/AG18890619.2.11.1

Bibliographic details

HOME AND FOREIGN., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2152, 19 June 1889

Word Count
159

HOME AND FOREIGN. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2152, 19 June 1889

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.

Working