It is rumored in Home that the Pope is secretly negotiating with foreign Powers as to his successor. Leo XIII. is aware that his state of health is seriously compromised, and whilst the Cardinals are carrying on intrigues in order to secure the election of Bampolla, the Pope is quietly sending messengers to all the Courts with special instructions and sealed letters, which are addressed personally to the Sovereigns and chiefs of State in Europe. On Monday, 26th March, the London (Chinese) Famine Fund reached L 21,70$ and Llß,ooofaad been remitted toChina*.
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Page 1 Advertisements Column 8, Evening Star, Issue 7921, 31 May 1889
Page 1 Advertisements Column 8 Evening Star, Issue 7921, 31 May 1889
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