Article image
Article image

II may not be known to many people that Queen Victoria is an ardent student of African geography, and could pass a very crcdiiiiblc examination in that subject with Mr Slanloy as the interrogator. Her Majesty has carefully watched the Portuguese enroachments, and when the news of the outrage on the British flag readied London, it was the Queen herself who insisted on Lord Salisbury compelling Portugal to come to a definite understanding without delay.

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

https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/AG18900421.2.23.6

Bibliographic details

Page 2 Advertisements Column 6, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2406, 21 April 1890

Word Count
75

Page 2 Advertisements Column 6 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2406, 21 April 1890

Working