TROUBLE AT DELAGOA BAY
■ — . (PER VKE3S ASSOCIATION.) London. June 28 The British and American gunboats have been ordered to Delagoa Bay m consequence of the Portuguese Government withdrawing the railway concession i to the companies. Employees to the i number of 300 have entrenched themselves and will oppose the Portuguese if i they attempt to enforce the decree. It is denied that America has despatched a gunboat to Delagoa Bay. London, June 29 A great indignation meeting of Dela- I goa Bay railway shareholders held m 1 London demanded that the Government i should insist that Portugal be compelled to repay the old three million debt. It 1 is considered that the present dispute will lead to Portuguese stock being struck off the Stock Exchange quota- ■ tions. ' Information has reached here that the . Portuguese Government have torn up a portion of the permanent way of the i Delagoa Bay Kailway, and that an Englishman, a driver of a locomotive, has been fired at, The English resi- ] dents demand tbat aeeistance phould be \
See our copyright guide for information on how you may use this title.
Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.
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.
Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.
Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.
Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.
Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.
Print, save, zoom in and more.
If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.
The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.