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VEDRINES RETURNS TO PARIS.

ISSUES A CHALLENGE FOR A ■DUEL. I ' (Per Press Association—Cop-yright). (Received February 16, 9 a.m.) PARIS, February 15. Vedrines, the aviator, has returned, and has challenged M. Quinton, president of the French Aerial League, to a duel Avith Service revolvers, at 10 paces. He declares that after the incident cabled on January 7 one must be wiped out. Meanwhile, Vedrines has announced his candidature for Parliament.

- [A cable from Cairo on January 7 was as follows: —As an-, outcome of Vedrines's refusal of R'oux's demand for a duel, on the ground that the latter had disgraced France, M. Quinton, president of the French Aerial League, telegraphed to Vedrines. " Fight duel, or return." M. Vedrines replied, " Will fight you when,! return."] ,

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VEDRINES RETURNS TO PARIS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8795, 16 February 1914

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VEDRINES RETURNS TO PARIS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8795, 16 February 1914

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