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TWO ATTEMPTS ON HIS LIFE.

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TWO ATTEMPTS ON HIS LIFE. ARREST OF ASSAILANT. Paris, Thursday.—At the close of the cere- mony of transferring Emile Zola's remains to the Pantheon a man fired a revolver at Major IJreyfus, who was wounded in the wrist.— ■Reuter. The outrage occurred just after the cere- mony had terminated with the singing of the chant Du Depart by the choir of the Con- servatoire. President Fallieres, M. Clemenceau, and the other Ministers were filing out, after shaking hands with Madame Zola,when two shots were fired. A scene of indescribable confusion followed. The assailant was arrested.—Reuter. Assailant's Identity. Paris, Thursday.—Major Dreyfus was twice shot in the arm this morning by M. Gregori, military editor of the Gaulois." Dreyfus was about to leave the vicinity of the catafalque upon which the remains of Zola had been placed at the Pantheon to witness a Sarade of troops outside, at which M. Fal- eres was to be present. Dreyfus was able to walk from the Pantheon Bnpported on either side. Gregori has been arrested.—Exchange. Old Man of Sixty. The Paris correspondent of the Central News telegraphs :—This morning the ceremony in the Pantheon attendant upon the transference thereto of the remains of Zola was marked by a sensational incident, Major Dreyfus being shot at and wounded by a joumaJListnow under arrest. Between the hero of Devil's Island and the dead author it will be recollected there ex- isted the warmest friendship. Whilst the ceremony was proceeding a man fired two shots from a revolver at Major Drey- fus, wounding him in the right forearm. The assailant, who was recognised as M. Gregoii, a member of the editorial staff of the "Gaulois," was at once seized, whilst Dr. Pozzi, amidst a scene of gravest excitement, tnade an examination of the wounded man. Major Dreyfus, though suffering much from shock and with a good deal of pain, was able to walk from the building with assistance. M. Gregori is sixty years of age. The attempt was made when the ceremony •fas practically concluded and President fallieres and various Ministers were waiting lor the troops to file past. Gregori, who was standing close to the ttiain door of the building, suddenly drew a revolver and fired. It was at first feared that the attempt was being made on the life of the President, and a £ Qsh was made for the assailant, but it was hupossible to prevent his firing again, and one of the shots reached Major Dreyfus. The wounded major was removed to the mayor's residence, where his wounds were dressed. Saved by Brother. The affair occurred almost on the stroke of 11 o'clock. Some minutes elapsed before even those within a few yards of the spot could ob- tain even the slightest inkling of what had happened. The dense throng swayed and pushed, and everyone was eagerly anxiously inquiring who had been shot, and whether the President was safe. A great cheer and waving of hats ^nd handkerchiefs were the first intimation to wie vast congregation that President Fallieres was uninjured. The major was hit in the arm, but the •ound is not considered dangerous. M. Mathieu Dreyfus, brother of the major. had struck aside Gregori's arm when the latter fired the second shot. Dr. Pozzi made an examination of the ^ound. Major Dreyfus was very pale, but maintained his composure. The bullet was *ound to have penetrated the forearm some- what deeply, but had not reached the bone. The major said he felt no great pain. Struck Pantheon Column. An Exchange telegram states that one of the revolver bullets struck a column in the Pantheon. The other penetrated deeply near the wrist, touching the bone.

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