HOME AND FOREIGN.
[per press association J Loxdok, October 20. It is stated the South Africa Company have occupied Mutassa. Parleying with Italy over East Africa is being resumed. General Booth estimates a million of money will be required to reclaim the masses, and will begin the work as soon as £100,000 are subscribed, or £30.000 per annum guaranteed. The statement is confirmed that two British gunboats have entered the Zambesi. The Portuguese officials protested, but did not oppose th6m. The ratives applauded the British flag. Lisbon, October 20. It is repprtedlthat three Portuguese gunboats Have been ordered to Mozambique. ' The irritation m Portugal is increasing. . ;' . Constantinople, October 20. Gre*>k churches m Turkey have been closed, and sacraments suspended. There is much excitement m consequence. New Orleans, October 20. Considerable ekcitnment has heen created m this city by the discovery that many recent murders, including the Chief of the Police, have, been committed by a secret society of Sicilians. It is feared that racial riots will take place m consequence.
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HOME AND FOREIGN., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2549, 21 October 1890
HOME AND FOREIGN. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2549, 21 October 1890
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