iiome iiivi Foreign.
The proposed cotton “corner” has collapsed. The family of the Prince of Wales attend the marriage of Princess Sophie of Prussia, third daughter of the late Emperor of Germany, to Prince Constantine, Duke of Sparta, heir to the throne of Greece, which will take place in Athens. Lieutenant Francis Tottenham, who had just been appointed to H.M.S. Royalist, has committed suicide at Devonport, No reason is assigned. At the wool auctions prices are firm, but unchanged, Ex-Queen Natalie has paid a visit to her son, but the Belgrade correspondent of the ‘Standard’ alleges that the Government forcibly prevented King Alexander from meeting his mother. The Tribunal of Commerce at Paris condemned the joint directors of the Comptoir d’Escompte de Paris and the Societe des Metaux to "pcy to the Uqmdatore o£ tile firstnamed institution the sum of 12,000,000fr; the directors of the Comptoir d’Escompte to pay fi.OOO.OOOfr, and the auditors 1,000,000fr in addition.
A terrible railway accident occurred at Ariano, a town of Southern Italy. Two express trains collided in a tunnel. Twenty carriages were smashed, and many of tho occupants were killed.
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YESTERDAY'S CABLES., Evening Star, Issue 8027, 2 October 1889
YESTERDAY'S CABLES. Evening Star, Issue 8027, 2 October 1889
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