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THE FLORIDA SEIZED- AT BREST. PARIS, SEPT. 10. The Siecle publishes a dispatch from Brest, stating that the Confederate steamer the Florida has been provisionally seized at that port, at the'suit of a ship- owner named Menier, of Brest, who. (claims an indem-' nity of 100,000 fr. for one of his vessels, seized by that cruiser. The Pays, confirming this;, statement, adds that the outrage of which M. Menier complains is that his ship was forced by the Florida to go out of its course to carry prisoners of war to Acapulco. At the same time we learn by the Semaphore of Marseilles that an application has just been mjade to the Tribunal of Commerce at Marseilles, by MM. Gounelle, Eoulet, Guerin, and others, owners of the cargo of the W. B. Nash, a merchant vessel recently captured and burnt by the Florida, for an authorisation to seize her when- ever she may bo found in any'Frfench. port or road- stead. The tribunal granted the authorisation, at-the applicants' own risk. Mr. Slidell lÚts" gone to Brest to see what he can do for the Florida.,

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