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Mli WlIALLKY, M.P., UK 1"lm WELSH SbTTLEMKSS Of l'.vr.uioMA. — Mr. Wliailev writes as follows to a con- temporary 1 have received a communication from a high authority on the subject of the A elsh settlement in I feet bound t.)C.tU public attention. The communication referred to states —" 1 he reports give a very un-atUfaetory account of the future prospects of the settlers. The tlpnt is far removed from any mark.,t, BlI('II'" Ayre, all,l l"llte Video b,'illg tlie nearest. It is 150 miles from any other tixed establish- ment. Should the settlers lose their schooner, their only means of communication with the civilized world will lie bv a voyage of > miles i:i an open boat, or a ride (If í)O miles acros the (:Olllttrr. There is a total absence of timber, aud scarcity of itiel-ttic brushwood three miles oil' cannot List them two years. They are exposed to attacks from tribes of Indians; there is ii-) steam communication with Patagonia: they have i:o government nor law the only good soil iu the valley is said to be comprised in a apace of filty lUit' IJj' live, an 1 it appears tint eleven years ago an attempt was made by all Argentine Colony to establish itself in the very sane- localit"y, and did not succeed." I will only add that I have reason to believe that our government will not undertake the care of this settlement in any wa"v, nor feel itself responsible for what is deemed to lie its inevitable f.-ve." It is clear there ouglit to be no f irther emigration to Patagonia from Wales, and it becomes taose who undertook oreneourage 1 the adven- ture, to provide fn; the settlers already implicated ill it. A skil)ict-il,ti"ii in aid of the sullerers by the Quebec j lire was op-iied at a meeting in Glasgow ou Monday night, when C'i.ei was subscribe 1 on the spot. We understand that an appointment in the War i Jffi :e lias been ofl'ered to Sir Henry Storks, but h is been declined by liiui.

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