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Benin Massacre. A SURVIVOR'S STORY. [SPECIAL TKIJKGEAM FROU OCR CORRRSPONDXNT. J FOECADOS RIVKK, P, fb. 4th.—I have to-day had an interview with Mr Locke, one of the two survivors of the Benin massacre. He said We started from Gwr.tto on January 4th. Messengers from the King of Benin came to meet us the next clay. After halting to confer with them we pushed on, As soon as we had passed a faHen tree halfway to the city the natives, who were in ambush, fill upon ue. Some were armed with long Danish guns and others with hatchets. A place had been cleared in the bush, and the men with guns were lying down with the muzzles of their long flintlocks nearly touching the path. They fired upou the white men indiscriminately. When the firing commenced Captain Crawford, Mr Phillips, Captain Boisragou, C.ptaiu Maling, Dr. Elliott, and myself wilre leading. My boot- lace came undone, and I then fell back to tho rear with Gt)rdon, Powis, aud Campbell. Captain Crawford immediately afterwards came running back, crying out that Mr Ptiillips was dead. While I was consulting with him and the others the Benin men again opened fire upon us. Captain Crawford, Dr. Elliott, and Captain Muling fell immediately mortally wounded, and I wps also hit. Mr Powis, who spoke the Benin language, shouted out to the hilden natives trying to pacify them, but before he could say more than a few words he and Gordon were shot dead. I called out to Captain Boisrp.gon, who was near me, and asked whether he was alive, for he had beeu wounded as well as myself. The two of us then crawled into the bush, where we succeeded in hiding ourselves. The BlHn people were meanwhile attacking the carriers lit order to secure their loads. I luckily picked up a compass which Captain Crawford had dropped iii tlil- ptlij. With its help we steered our way after five days' wander- ing in tho bush—drinking the dew from the eaves, and satisfying our hunger with a few roots-to.i. small creek, whero we found a native in a canoe. By his help we tiitimately reached theUollsulate at Supelo in safety. Mr Locke had four wounds—two in the right arm, one in tho forearm, and oue in the abdomen. All are nearly healed, and ho looks in fairly good health now, but he still bears the marks of privation and suffwring. Captain Boisragon has comparatively recovered. Mt Locke leaves homo by the steamer Volta.

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