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HOME RULE CRISIS.

MORE ARMS LANDED, TROOPS FIRE ON CROWD. London, July 27. On Sunday morning a yacht; landed 2500 rifles and 170,000 rounds of am munitiou at Howth, a fishing village near Dublin, the Nationalist volun fceers meanwhile cutting the telegraph wires and Btopping communication with Dublin. A motor car was used to convey the arms to the interior.

The police and Scottish Borderers wont; to Howfih in ths afternoon and seized 100 viflea. When returning to Dublin, a crowd of youths followed, stoning and boohing the troop 3 and cheering Mr Redmond.

The troops fired several volleys killing three and wounding forty, some mortally. The wounded included women and children.

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HOME RULE CRISIS., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 4415, 28 July 1914

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HOME RULE CRISIS. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 4415, 28 July 1914

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