By Elbotbio Telbgbaph.
From Oub Special Oobrespondbnt
EUMOUB OF EBISEWED HOSTILITIES Washington, May 6, ' Persistent rumours are in circulation that Villa is en route to attaok Tampico,- where fighting,ooptinues reaultlessly. ' ■ . General Funeton has bean ordered to extend operations around Vera Cruz in any matter his discretion dictates if hostilities are resumed. , r
The United States proposes :to appoint Major General Leonard Wood to the supreme oommand'to the American forces., He will adyance along tbe railway to .Mexico City, but Buoh apian will not become operative until the result of the peace negotiations beoome known.
The mediators announce that the report (but they are egain approaching Carranaa for the purpose of seeking his co operation is inoorrect. ■ ( .
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CABLE NEWS., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXII, Issue 4394, 8 May 1914
CABLE NEWS. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXII, Issue 4394, 8 May 1914
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