HOME AND FOREIGN.
[r£R I'KESS ASSOCIATION.] London, August 11 to 12. A new movement is on foot in Ireland. Tenants are asking Government to reduce the instalments payable under Lord Ashbourne'a Act, Baron de Worms denies that England has agreed to allow the Transvaal to annex Swaziland, as asserted by President Kruger. Potato blight has appeared in County Mayo, Ireland, and famine is feared. Lord Salisbury states that the freedom of missions in Madagascar has been guaranteed under the arrangement between France and England. Another emeute has occurred at Chatham, men etitting harness again. Three of the prisoners sent3ncecl on Friday have escaped. New York, August 12. The new American tariff is being leniently enforced.
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HOME AND FOREIGN., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2490, 13 August 1890
HOME AND FOREIGN. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2490, 13 August 1890
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