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I The Earthquakesin Spain I GRANADA DESERTED. I Entombment of the Inhabitants. Repetition of the Shocks. Government Measures of Relief. ICENTRAL NEWS TELEGRAM.] MADRID,Thursday morning.âThe seismic wave, from the effects of which we are suffering so fearfully in the provinces, seems by no means to fearfully in the provinces, seems by no means to have come to an end yet. Advices which I have received at midnight state that ten more shocks s had been felt in Granada yesterday (Wednesday). Each shock was distinct in itself, and, if possible, more decided and stronger than before. The population are simply paralysed with fear. They now not where to turn or what to do. To them it seems that they are in the hands of an unseen power from which escape is impossible. The effect of the shocks of yesterday has been striking. Granada is already denuded of no mean part of its population, who have taken to the fields, and has lost, it is com- puted, 10,000 more, who have fled precipitately, leaving all behind. The rich and the poor, the noble and the peasant, have all to share and share alike. The railways are destroyed, so that money avails nothing as a means of fleeing from the danger. From Frigiliana also comes the same news. Nothing but shocks and so effective have been the earth shakings that there is absolutely not one house standing in what was formerly a prosperous and picturesque town. From Velez, Malaga, too, comes the same sad tale of wholesale destruction and devastation. Houses already shaken to their foundations are falling every hour, and nothing but the crash and dull thud of falling masonry is to be heard. Too often the inhabitants, loth perhaps to leave their old homes, are entombed in the ruins. The popu- lation is about 30,000. MADRID, Thursday Afternoon.âHeartrending news continues to arrive from Andalusia. A complete panic seems to prevail throughout nearly every one of the eight provinces. The earthquake of Christmas Day has practically never ceased, for not a day has passed without several shocks, alarming enough in themselves, but in the present tension of the public mind simply disastrous in their consequences. Last night, for instance, dozens of towns were visited by a new and more terrifying phenomena. The solid ground trembled in a peculiar manner, and the accompanying rumbling of the earth is described as terrible and alarming in the extreme. At Torrox, a town of some 6,000 inhabitants, situated 25 miles east of Malaga, the shocks were so violent that the majority of the buildings collapsed, and the river ebbed and flowed in an extraordinary manner. The small town of Terja suffered in an equal degree, as did also, it is feared, a number of villages in the district. Nothing is said as to the loss of life resulting from these fresh visitations, and it is therefore hoped that as the majority of the townspeople have encamped in the open country the additional victims will not be numerous. At Granada fresh shocks were also felt last night, causing an indescribablia panic. The people fled to the open country or cowered together in the streets all night, few venturing to remain indjors. The telegrams this morning indicated that the Alhambra and other national monuments had suffered severely but telegrams received this afternoon do not confirm this. It is now generally admitted that the total loss of life in Andalusia will amount to consider- ably over two thousand. The subscription list commenced here is, so far, by no means commen- surate with the magnitude of the disaster. ALHAlIIA, Friday rnornin, -Another ^terrible night has been passed by the inhabitants of this place. The recurrence of shocks yesterday sent the' whole of the unfortunate people to the open spaces outside the town, where they camped in terror- stricken crowds. Well it was they did so, for during the night the earth was again violently shaken, and such of thehouses-as had withstood the former shocks fell in. The town is now a complete ruin. I cannot learn whether there was any further loss of life, vby last night's visitation; but it is generally be lieved that no'one remained under the cracked dwellings. Had the people returned to their homes, the loss of life would last night have been again very great. The distress among the unfortunate victims is terrible, exposed as they are to the bitter winter blasts, many insufficiently clad, and nearly ail having but slender rations to keep body and soul together. Local help is totally inadequate to meet the present emergency. I learn from Antiquera that the constant visita- tions have driven the inhabitants there almost frantic with terror. Before their fears have been lulled after one shock another has come upon them, and now the poor people are striving to fly from the neighbourhood. The railway station is besieged, and the trains are packed with those anxious to obtain security in safer districts. Many are unable to get away, and the scenes among these is described as heart- rending. I am assured that the Cortes will al- most immediately vote a large sum to help the sufferers in the terrible calamity which has be- fallen them. [REUTER'S TELEGRAM.J MADRID, Thursday, 10.30 a.m.âAnother shock of earthquake, more severe than any experienced since Thursday last, was felt at Granaria yester- day evening. The whole population were thrown into the greatest alarm, and abandoned their houses, remaining in the streets all night. The shock now reported is the tenth at Granada since Tuesday last, and the panic among the inhabitants is increasing. Ten thousand persons left the town yesterday. MADRID, Thursday, 9.45 p.m.âShocks of earth- quake continue at Jaen, Tarrox, Malaga, Bena- margoza, and Valez Malaga. Several shocks were felt at Torrox yesterday evening and this morning, destroying more buildings. The town has been completely abandoned by the inhabitants. At Nerjz the church has been severely damaged, and religious services are being held in the open air. At Arenas Del Rey 350 bodies have been discovered, and over 250 persons have been injured. A meeting was held this afternoon, at which the Premier, the Minis- ters of Finance and of the Interior, and the senators and deputies for the provinces of Granada and Malaga were present. It was de cided to send immediate relief to the towns which have suffered by the earthquake, and to provide shelter and provisions for the homeless inhabitants. A national subscription will be opened, to which all Government employes will be wanted to give the amount of one day's pay. The land tax will also be re- mitted in the towns which have suffered. A committee composed of the principal inhabitants will be formed in each-town in order to distribute the funds subscribed. A rumour is current that a loan of three million pesitas will be raised for this purpose.

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