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

News Via 'Frisco

■■ i . ... —. „ » . wi :- -■ :i ;> A photographer,named Vereezf residing ■; C in Vienna, has succeedediri photographing k'-.' ■ in natural colors. _, ' ;'-.'""§ The King of the Bel^an^'Twal.-in. London ■;,'. }' on March 29fch raising mbney?f6i? his pet ; , '■': canal., scheme to'make Brussels a sea- ; port. '■;.?..„/ , »,. ,!'\ 1 " An alliance, offensive ancTdefensive, has V ; been formed against the Italian' Premier •; Crispi in the Italian Chambers which' \ ? llirc<uuiis his overthrow, 'sUt '. -*'':i'] The older British Cavalry officers are -*•;} aghast at the probable, introduction of the : : lance as a general weapon dJE tShe mounted ; ;, service. 4 They learning the new drill. ■ ■ : •> J. -S. Cadall; County Treasurer of ? Bublin, was robbed and murdered on the ti; road' between his countlry^seat and his. .- home on April. Ist. There was no clue to ' :> the criminals. 1 ■ "''■'■ -i! - "M iktA'd t , ' ,•; The Xondon police made a demand on > April sth for shorter hours and an in- ; :i crease,of pay.. The demand was accoiri- *' paniedbya threatof a^geheral strike unless 1,-j.i, „-n , ,: ; .,-,V |i:ri4 y-flre agreed to..' ''■;ii'.: Iliirlx-n. lti»iuarck married Miss yon Carlotti Benthen. jon. r March Slat. ~'':'f :« She is the same: person' with,)iwhom his ' relations caused a scandal m ine years ago in BerUn, an J,'brought a^bout her. , divorce. • '"''^; r^ ;*• „ ' -■?/_' , There is , great distress' : * among the! ;, laboring population o^M|lan"./' Thousands ' of idle men paraded the streets 6n March 24th, with red nags and hands of music, accompanied byjbhe^^ftjesjfcnd children. : :) At Patama, Crete, on Sunday, March > ,; 22nd, a.priest, was dragged from the j pulpit by a mob and., paraded through the street amid cheers and laughter. In the same place sixty^fqur^^flKgera are';;; starving in prison." ';,;' :'J''.^m . A desperate encounter^totoK place on ; i .board a. German'; steamet^t Chofoo on " April"7th, between, the,.Bhi|»*s crew and, 250 coolies. The latter attempted to burn : '■' the. steamer v and_murder_ the officers. ■ Thirteen, coolies were'"XDle3nsefore the ' mutiny wds suppressed!.'. 0 . . Some rich American^iadies visiting. 1 Eome and on a shopping excursion there „ ,■ on March 27th were taken to the police > i station by gendarmes, on the complaint ■ = of a storekeeper who had missed some > - valuables. Their 'countrymen in the city :. are raising a great disturbance about the -, ' affair, notwithstanding. t^hat the store- . keeper has apologised. l' • ' .'; The fog signal at the famous Bell Rock -_ Lighthouse,, off the east coast of Scotland, exploded on the night of April 6th. The dome was shattered by the explosion, and the light extUiguishedior^the first time since:the house-was built in 18H. ■■'■■ AAfter the explosion a passing* steamer': "; had a narrow escape frombeing^wrecked, „ / owing to the light.being Out. ■',",'; ' " > On opening an ancient tomb,'on March . ; 15th, in the south wall of Canterbury . '-, Cathedral,, the remains of Cardinal ;.,;, Haughton, who died 1223, were found:.';"* undisturbed in a/stone co^Sn.f Kot 0n1y,./ /i; were the features ,distinguishable,, but;*■[ -ij beautiful and. unique of Epis- ' ; copal vestments, vmdih^ ring/.itaff, mitre, chalice, and, paten, was obtained. The articles have been placed.,among the- " treasures of the Cathedral-Library. ',) News from Rome of March sajs^V the Pope would consent" to act as a - mediator, throiish whom the simultaneous disarmameii' of i 1!'! European nations might V.o hr.-.u^rf ".Vnotst. He holds that the < \i'"« •:"i! i • ll:(.' -irwu iirinit's. which are dv.iini!:-.' ii: wrilrli of Kuropc, and ; inflicting greab sullering on the toiling masses, is anti-Christian. ' The. Pontiff also desires to head the world-wide reform demanded by organised labor.

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/AG18900430.2.20

Bibliographic details

News Via 'Frisco, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2414, 30 April 1890

Word Count
544

News Via 'Frisco Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2414, 30 April 1890

Working