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Fierce Riots in Canada. BROKEN BOTTLES AS WEAPONS. Grave Situation in Vancouver. After burning the Lieut4"nant.(Tovernor in Effigy the mob attacked the Chinese and Japan- ese quarters, and a number were seriously in- jured. one Japanese fatally. Damage to the amount of thousands of dollars was done. A 4Itrong force 0f police is patrolling the Asiatic sections, and no further trouble is reported to- iay. Considerable uneasiness prevails among the Chinese and Japanese colonies here, where a. branch of the Anti-Japanese League is in process of. formation.—Reuter. Driven Out of the City. New York, Monday.—Serious race rioting has occurred at Vancouver. British Columbia. On Saturday the white population drove about two thousand Chinese from their quarters and tmbsequpntlv wTPcked and looted their houses. doing damage to the extent of many thousands nf dollars. For a long time the police were quite powerless to stop the rioting, but later were able to frustrate an attempt by the mob to destroy the Japanese quarters. The expelled Chinamen have sought refuge rmtside the city and are in a pitiable condition of destitution. On Sunday the rioting was resumed and vpral Japanese shop: \I"re looted and their inhabitants maltreated and driven out of the :ity. The Japanese residents afterwards, how- ever. banded themselves toether and defended themselves with great vigour. Several people were badly hurt on both sides. A resumption of the rioting to-day is feared.— Central News. Japanese Cansul-General's Action. Telegraphing from Ottawa the correspon- dent of the Times said The incident has crpatd great excitement in the city and not a little perturbation inofficial circles here. Mr Ishii. the Director of Commerce and Trade in Japan, who is at present in Vancouver, tele- graphed details of the outbreak to the Japan- ese Consul-General, Mr Nosse, here, who imme- diately laid them before Sir \V. Laurier. Mr Ishii takes a moderate view of the situation, and expresses the belief that there will be no further disturbance. T'nder the Constitution, the duty of main- taining jaw and order devolves upon the pro- vincial authorities, and it is quite expected that they will realise the seriousness of the outbreak and guard against any recurrence. The Faeling of the Colonists. At a meeting held at Vancouver on August 14th to bring about the formation of an Asiatic Exclusion League, the following resolutions were passed :— One of the races now coming here is ex- ressivelv aggressive, and we fcar that. thpy look forward to ultimately controlling this part of Canada. Coming from rJ, country where the struggle To* existence is keener and the standard of Jiving lower than in any white nation, they Sasily displace the white man and his family. British Columbia is the western gateway the Dominion. If it is ever attacked on khat coast its defenders must be its own people. tf the masses are an a lien race with foreign 1ympathi. it needs no argunwnt to show how easily a foreign nation coutrl obtam a foot- hold here, and, once obtained, how difficult to dislodge. We ranootennccive that the nations affected by an act of exclusion could object to the measures, as. if they were threatened with similar conditions, they would speedily adopt iiimilar measures against IlS. The question to-day is easy of solution. In time. when these men are not only labourers, but merchants and manufacturers with large material interests in the country, their ingress ran only he prevented at the r/cpenso of the peaceful relations now existing between this tountry and Japan. That unless the Dominion Government take Immediate steps a request be made for aspecial session of the Prmincial Legislature and the re-enactment of Hon. Mr Bowser's Natal Act. A letter sympathising with the objects of the League was read from Mr Bowser, the Attorney-General of British Columbia. Bluejackets Attacked in Japan. r New York. Monday.—The Tokio correspon- dent of the New York Herald cables that four sailors belonging to the United States cruiser Chattanooga, now at Hakodate, had a dispute with a shopkeeper in this city on Saturday. Another Japanese joined in the dispute, and a fight occurred, as the result of which the Americans were severely handled.— Central News.

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