AN AMNESTY URGED.
LONDON, February 9
An influential meeting at tlie Westminster Palace Hotel urged the Government to endeavour to secure a general amnesty for all Portuguese political prisoners. i The Duchess of Bedford stated that numbers had either been imprisoned without trial or shipped to the Azores.
She could .never forget the ha.nds stretched through the prison doors, the imploring eyes, and the accents of despair she heard in, the prisons.
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PORTUGAL'S VICTIMS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8791, 11 February 1914
PORTUGAL'S VICTIMS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8791, 11 February 1914
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