[per press association.]
London, September 19 and 20. Messrs O'Brien and Dillon were conveyed m a special train from Cork under a heavy escort, but at Tipperary they secured bail. They assert that the object of the authorities m arresting them was. to prevent their taking part m the proposed Home Rule mission to America. Mr Parnell, the leader of the Irish party, is conferring with other members of the party, to whom the arrest catne as a surprise, and consequently caused great excitement. It is stated that fourteen others are to be arrested. Messrs Gillinane and Dalton, prominent Tipperary agitators, have been arrested for inciting tenants not to pay rents. MrT. Harrington calls the Tipperary Town Commissioners felon setters and states their revolt was instigated owing to recent arrests.
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IRISH AFFAIRS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2524, 22 September 1890
IRISH AFFAIRS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2524, 22 September 1890
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