A FRENCH FORCE BEATEN. [Per Press Association.—Copyright.] LONDON, November 10. The Natives of Desha, on tbe Niger, have defeated the French force, killing several men and wounding their com° mander. The French were crossing the British hinterland, and had impressed Natives as carriers.
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WESTERN AFRICA., Evening Star, Issue 10468, 11 November 1897
WESTERN AFRICA. Evening Star, Issue 10468, 11 November 1897
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