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THE LOSS OF THE "ABBATUCCI."

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THE LOSS OF THE "ABBATUCCI." A letter from 'Rome gives some details of the loss of f-lie steamer AKboturci. between Marseilles and Civita Vecchia. Tl,e wl'itersay. I have just read the report of the captain of the Abbatucci, a oil the logs of his sil P. Atter having been run into by the .Norwegian col ie,, which, thom h it was a fo'-rgy night, had too lightsout, the captain of the Abbatiteci ordet-ed foiir men to man a boat and board the cllier to ask for help. Thirteen sailors out of a crew of fifteen jumped into the boat, reached the collier fa'i.ly, and never returned. The colli-r went on its way without even attempting to aid or approach the ship it had doomed to de-trucfion. The Abbatucci. was i wo hours ami a half sinkine Alth usrh the tires were burning to the very last, and the engineer and stokers remained on board, and the Italian coast was but a couple oi mile* off, the captain appears not to have thought of lUll. oine his ship aground on the sands No attempt was nnde to save the passengers. There were six y barrels of petroleum on board which nught have been emptied, tied together, and used as a 11 .at. but to one seems to have thought of them except a Zouave, who threw one barrel overboar.l and him- self after it, but as several people followed him they capsized it and were drowned. Just before the ship settled down for her filial plunge a number of ladles rushed up to the bridge between the paddle-boxes. It gave way. Most of the ladies fell through the skylight into the fire of the their dresses ignited, and several of them were burned to death. The captain writes:—"Seeing that all was lost, I called out, Sauve qui vi ut, et pour rionner rtxemp I jumped overbo .rd." He got hold of a spar, and was soon affe picked up by another N rweLian merchantman. It bore down in time to rescue two sailors and some male pas- seng-rs, who were swimming and fl-oali g about. All the ladies and all the children, without an exception, were lost A milJion ami a half of francs, be ng a present for the Pope, also went to the bottom. Another correspondent writes that among the pas- sengers were the French In tend ant-General Cauchois and the Pontifical Consul at Marseilles, one of the most zealous and able functionaries in the service of the Holy See. Both these offictrs are among the number drowned; and the consul, who was the ruling power of all the Legitimist committees in France, is a loss that cannot be replaced.

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