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THE WHITE FEATHER.

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THE ODD ONE AT GANNET.

KRUGER OUGHT TO HAVE.1 KNOWN.

DUTCH COLONY IN YORKSHIRE.

A RECORD OF SUCCESSES.

Q F E N'B LOST HANDKERCHIEF.

—y NEUFELD AND THE SALVATION…

INTERVIEW WITH CAPTAIN RICK

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INTERVIEW WITH CAPTAIN RICK Captain Rice, the wounded officer who arrived by the Jelunga the other day, in conversing with a repre- sentative of the Evening Xcws said: As to the affair at Nicholson's Nek, where I was present, I know nothing of the incident of the White Flag. I can speak in the highest praise of the behaviour of all the men engazed. The actual force was 550 Royal Irish, 400 Glou- cester Regiment, and a mule battery-in all 1100. They left camp at 8.30 Sunday night, and arrived at the top of the hill about 1.30 Monday morning. Soon afterwards firing commenced and continued until 2.30 in the afternoon, when the" cease fire" was heard but the officers, believing this to be a Boer ruse, they and the men refused to take any notice of it until it had sounded 10 times. Then most pathetic scenes were witnessed. Officers and men surrendered with disgust, or, to use Captain Rice's words, They were surrendered—the victims of some unhappy mistake." Officers broke their I swords, and men threw their weapons away, with tears in their eyes. [ During the fight he was lying helpless, a sergeant having heaped some stones around him. As night came on, he offered a Boer half-a-sovereign to carry him down the hill. The Boer did as requested, but would take no reward. Our wounded received as much consideration from the Boers as could reasonably be expected. Captain Rice is progressing favourably, and is now able to walk a little.

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NORTH OF THE MODDER.

ABOUT CAROLS.

HEINE CENTENARY FIASCO.

DEVELOPMENT OF MONGOLIA.

BEAUTIES THAT DEATH KILLS.

BERLIN MEMORIAL QUESTION.

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