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. CAIRO, September 14. The dervishes have a strong force at Metemeh, and are fortifying Shabluca. A gunboat harassed the retreat of the dervishes from Berber, forcing them to take to the desert. In their retreat they abandoned many boatloads of provisions.
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THE SOUDAN., Evening Star, Issue 10420, 15 September 1897
THE SOUDAN. Evening Star, Issue 10420, 15 September 1897
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