AN OFFICER FIRED AT. NEW YORK, February 13. • While driving through the streets of Vera Cruz with his wife and a visitor, Lieutenant Arthur Cook, of the United States battleship Connecticut, was slightly wounded by a bullet which passed through the Avoodwork of the carriage. The assailant fled. There is much ill-feeling against Americans, and it is believed that thei present case is one of attempted assassination. Mr Lind informed the Mexican authorities, demanding the arrest of the assailant. Sir Lionel Carden (British Minister) will shortly leave to confer with President Wilson at Washington on the Mexican situation.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8794, 14 February 1914
ANTI-AMERICAN FEELING. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8794, 14 February 1914
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