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far as the object of the Conference was con. francs was to take place during 1871, and the cerned, it was intended, he said, “to receive, in remainder within three years from the ratificaa manner compatible with and conformable to tion of the present preliminaries. The 3rd public international law, the representations Article provided for the gradual withdrawal of that Russia may have to make, to give to the German troops from France in proportion those representations a fair, candid, and friendly as the indemmity was paid or financial guahearing, and to consider, renovate, and, if need rantees given. By a Convention subjoined to be, fortify any of the other provisions of the the Treaty it was provided that "the part of

Treaty of 1856, against which it may be found the city of Paris in the interior of the enceinte by the Conference any reasonable objection can comprehended between the Seine, the Rue du be raised.”

Faubourg St. Honoré, and the Avenue des

Ternes, shall be occupied by German troops, 24.-Anniversary of the French Revolution

the number of which shall not exceed 30,000 of 1848 celebrated in Paris by a demonstration

men. The mode of occupation, and the dis. at the graves of citizens shot in the Place de la

positions for the lodging of the German troops, Bastile.

in this part of the city, shall be regulated by an 85.-Anxious discussion of terms of peace understanding between two officers of the two at Versailles, the conference to-day being pro armies; and access to that quarter shall be tracted over a period of fully eight hours. It

interdicted to the French troops, and to the is now given out as one result of the negotia- | armed National Guard, while the occupation tions that Paris is to be occupied for a brief

lasts." The last conference over, M. Thiers period by Germans.

and his friends returned to Paris, where a

delegation and Council were summoned to 26.-Treaty of peace between Germany and

receive their report preparatory to submitting France concluded at Versailles, the prelj.

it for ratification to the National Assembly. minary conditions, after much patient negotiation, being signed this (Sunday) afternoon by 27.-Deputies of the Extreme Left meet at the high contracting parties. The Emperor

Bordeaux, to protest against any peace based William. " with a deeply-moved heart and

upon the cession of territory. with gratitude to God," telegraphed the result at once to Berlin, while the French Executive 28.-Debate in the National Assembly at gave instruction to all the Prefects, and recom Bordeaux on the terms of the Treaty of Peace. mended them to inform military commanders In the afternoon, amid the most profound of the fact. The negotiations were conducted silence, M. Thiers said: “We have accepted with the utmost secrecy, and removed altogether a painful mission, and, after having used all from any influence likely to be exercised by possible endeavours, we come with regret to neutrals either for advice or guarantee. The submit to your approval a bill for which we ask most serious discussion took place regarding the urgency. 'Art. 1. The National Assembly, surrender of Metz, which the French negotiators forced by necessity, is not responsible, and opposed till they saw that continued resistance adopts the preliminaries of peace signed at imperilled the cause of peace, and might pro. Versailles on the 26th of February.'" At this bably end in a renewal of hostilities at the point M. Thiers was so overpowered by his termination of the armistice at midnight. The feelings, that he had to descend from the only modification the Germans were understood tribune and leave the hall while the details to have made in the original severity of their of the treaty were read by M. Barthélemy terms was the restitution of the fortress of Bel St. Hilaire. At the conclusion of the debate, fort commanding the passes in the Vosges, con. M. Thiers made an animated appeal to the ceded, it was said, as an equivalent for permit. Deputies to share the responsibility already inting the German army to march through Paris. curred, and not to refrain from voting. Next The major conditions of the Treaty were the day, when the victorious Germans entered Paris cession of Alsace and German Lorraine, and in triumph, the terms of the treaty were ratified the payment of a war indemnity of five mil. by 546 votes to 107. At the same sitting a liards of franks (200,000,000l.)-demands it was formal proposal was submitted, amid enthathought as great as Europe would allow, and siastic cheers, for the deposition of Napoleon not unlikely to create a permanent feeling of III, as the person “responsible for all our mis. hatred between the two countries. The fortunes, the ruin, the invasion, and the disboundary of the new frontier was described memberment of France." The ex-Emperor as commencing at the north-west portion of was permitted to leave Wilhelmshöhe on the the Canton of Cattenom, towards the Grand 19th March, and on the 20th arrived at Dover, . Duchy of Luxemburg, tending southward to where he received a welcome reception, and Rezonville, south-eastward to St. Marie, and was met by the Empress Eugénie and the again southward to the Swiss frontier by way Prince Imperial, with various members of the of St. Maurice, Giromaguy, and Delle. The late Court, who accompanied him to Chisle. payment, it was stipulated, of one milliard of | hurst.

INDE X.

INDEX.

ABBEVILLE gravel pits, 586,
Abd-el-Kader-

in Algeria, 56, 182.
surrender of, 229.
petition, 268.
intercession for, 322.

release, 363.
Abduction, Crellin, 116.

Arbuthnot, 412, 529.
Abercorn, Duke of, 836.

marriages, 890.
Abercromby, Speaker, retires, 40.

created Lord Dunfermline, 44.
Aberdeen, Earl of -

Ministry, 351, 372.
policy, 372, 411.
defeat of Ministry, 429.

death, 590.
Aberdeen railway company, 209.
Abinger, Lord-

on public meetings, 120, 128.
in Norfolk, 152.

death, 152.
Able-bodied poor, decisi n regarding,

255.
About, M., 557.
Abyssinia-

Plow den, Consul, 233.
treaty of commerce, 286.
prisoners, 701, 774, 797.
Dr. Beke's mission, 719.
condition of prisoners, 733-
expedition proposed, 784.
sets out, 791.
King Theodore's letter, 798.
Senafé reached, 799.
landing at Annesley Bay, Sor.
condition of captives, 803..
Col. Dunn killed, 803.
Antalo reached, 804.
at Abagin, 805.
approach to Magdala, 816.
release of prisoners, 817.
cpture of Magdala, 818.
death of King Theodore, 818.
return march, 819.
order of the day, 820.
news of expedition, 821.
proclamation, 821.
royal messige, 821.
homeward march, 823, 828, 830.
Theodore's widow, 824.
demand for inquiry, 828.
Gobayze, Emperor, 839.
expense, 862.

Theodore's son leaves England, 877.
Achilli, Dr. 293.

v. Newman, 356, 375.
Adelaide, Princess Mary, 898.
Adelaide, Queen, 53, 93, 288.
Aden, 'apture of, 34.
Admiralty circular, 858.

frauds, 867.
Aerial transit patent, 131.
Alfghan war:

"*°Bokhara Burnes," 6, 97.
Rawlinson and Vickovich, 7.
Burnen on Dosi Mahomed, 7, 12, 15.

Affghan war, continued

| African discovery
siege of Herat, 9.

Baikie, 431.
Vickovich at Cabul, II.

Bartle, 444
Candahar chief, 11.

Livingstone, 467, 758.
Burnes leaves Cabul, 16.

Speke and Grant, 573, 629.
treaty with Shah Soojah, 21.

Gondokoro reached, 641.
Lord Auckland's manifesto, 25.

arrival in England, 652.
march of British troops, 31, 51.

Baker, 600, 705, 706.
in the Bolan Pass, 38.

M. Chaillu, 722.
enter Candahar, 39.

Agapæmone cases, 278, 299, 468.
Ghuznee taken, 47, 54.

Agra and Masterman bank stoppage,
Cabul captured, 48.

746, 762.
troops detained, 50.

Agricultural labourers 826.
Envoy Macnaghten, 51, 73.

Agricultural Society formed, 18.
Runjeet Singh's force, 51.

charter, 63.
Hindoo Coosh expedition, 52. AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY-
return of troops, 52.

Meetings-
peace prospects, 53.

1839 Oxford. 1855 Carlisle.
Khelat captured, 55.

1840 Cambridge. 1856 Chelmsford,
Lord Auckland thanked, 57.

1841 Liverpool. 1857 Salisbury.
promotions, 57.

1842 Bristol. 1858 Chester.
thanks of Parliament, 61.

1843 Derby. 1859 Warwick.
rising in favour of Dost Mahomed, 1844 Southamp 1860 Canterbury.
74.

ton.

1861 Leeds.
victory at Bameean, 75.

1845 Shrews 1862 Battersea.
British defeat, 76.

bury. 1863 Worcester.
the Dost surrenders, 77.

1846 Newcastle. 1864 Newcastle-
views of Burnes, 78.

1847 Northamp-

on-Tyne.
views of Court of Directors, 79.

ton.

1865 Plymouth.
attack at Khelat-i-Ghilzie, 85.

1848 York. 1866 Bury St.
the Douranee chiefs, 90,

1849 Norwich.

Edmund's.
Sale at Jellalabad, 91, 93.

1850 Exeter. 1867 (No show.)
predictions, 92.

1851 Windsor. 1868 Leicester.
disturbance in Cabul, 92.

1852 Lewes. 1869 Manchester
state of troops in Cabul, 94.

1853 Gloucester. 1870 Oxford.
treaty, 95.

1854 Lincoln. 18: Wolver-
assassination of Macnaghten, 65, 102.

hampton.
treasure given up, 96.

(Highland).
arrival of Indian mail, 51, 99, 101, 1837 Dumfries. 1856 Inverness.
112, 124.

1838 Glasgow. 1857 Glasgow.
massacre of British troops, 96.

1839 Inverness. 1858 Aberdeen.
arrival of Dr. Brydone at Jellalabad, 1840 Aberdeen. 1859 Edinburgh

1841 Berwick 1860 Dumfries.
fort of Ali Musjid, 97.

1842 Edinburgh. 1861 Perth.
Duke of Wellington's memorandum, 1843 Dundee. 1863 Kelso.
98.

1844 Glasgow, 1864 Stirling.
another proclamation, 98.

1845 Dumfries. 1865 Inverness.
retirement of Lord Auckland, 100. 1846 Inverness. 1866 (No show.)
surrender of Ghuznee, 101.

1847 Aberdeen. 1867 Glasgow,
success at Candahar, 102.

1848 Edinburgh. 1868 Aberdeen.
renewed advance on Cabul, 104.

1850 Glasgow. 1869 Edinburgh,
state of Jellalabad, 104, 106.

1852 Perth. 1870 Dumfries
disaster at Hykulzye, 105,

1854 Berwick.
Pollock in the Khyber Pass, 105. Alabama, sailing of, 629.
enters Jellalabad, 106.

sunk, 675.
death of General Elphinstone, 106.! President Johnson's message, 721.
Akhbar Khan's proposals, 107,

claims, 802, 809, 845, 856.
march on Cabul, 115, 116, 118.

reported settlement, 845, 846, 851.
seizure of the gates of Somnauth, | treaty repudiated, 868.
118.

Albemarle, Commission on Earl, 288,
defeat of Akhbar Khan, 119.

Alberti frauds, 130.
release of the captives, 119.

Albert Life Assurance Company, 883
Istaliff taken, 119.

885, 909.
Simla proclamation, 119.

Albert Prince-
British troops withdrawn, 121.

visits the Queen, 53.
Somnauth proclamation, 122.

marriage resolved upon, 53.
peace rejoicings, 123.

naturalization bill, 59.
honours, 123

made a K.G., 60.
reception of army, 124.

settlement, 60.
correspondence, 598.

erives in England, 61.

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Albert, Prince, continued

Arbuthnot abduction, 412, 529.
marriage, 61.

Archæological Institute Meetings-
precedence, 62.

1844 Canterbury. 1859 Carlisle.
accident, 65.

1845 Winchester. 1860 Gloucester.
anti-slave trade meeting, 67.

1846 York.

1861 Peterboro'.
Regent, 71.

1847 Norwich. 1862 Worcester.
freedom of City of London, 74.

1848 Lincoln. 1863 Rochester.
Privy Councillor, 74.

1849 Salisbury. 1864 Warwick.
Orphan Asylum, 88.

1850 Oxford. 1865 Dorchester.
Colonel of Artillery Company, 143.

1851 Bristol. 1866 London.
musical rehearsal, 148.

1852 Newcastle. 1867 Kingston-
death of father, 149

1853 Chichester.

upon-Hull
visits Saxe Coburg Gotha, 152.

1854 Cambridge. 1868 Lancaster.
birthday celebration, 181.

1855 Shrewsbury. 1869 Bury St. Ed.
Flemish Farm case, 191.

1856 Edinburgh.

munds.
visits Liverpool, 205.

1858 Bath. 1870 Leicester.
Chancellor of Cambridge University, Arctic discovery-
215, 220, 300.

Buck's voyage, 6.
gift to Mendelssohn, 216.

Ross, 81, 103
proceedings against Strange, 263. vessels abandoned, 420.
proposed Exhibition of Works of all Dr. Rae, 420, 424, 463.
Nations, 279.

Dr. Hall, 886.
declines to be Commander-in-Chief, (see Franklin expedition.)
296.

Arenberg, Prince Louis of, assassi-
on Sir R. Peel, 312.

nated, 916.
visits Cambridge, 394,

Argentine Confederation, 382.
on the Queen's Government, 438. treaty, 575.
Manchester Art Exhibition, 464, 484. wars, 558, 681, 699, 702, 715.
opens Saltash bridge, 542.

Argyll, Duke of
Liverpool Sailors' Home, 573.

and Dr. Trower, 267.
illness, 616.

on American war, 613.
death, 617

personal rating," 821.
religious services, 618.

Arkadi captured, 787.
funeral, 618.

Arkansas outrage, 18.
memorials, 610, 621.

Arkwright, Richard, will, 135.
cairn at Balmoral, 631, 6

Armstrong gun, 530, 535.
body removed to mausoleum, 636. Armstrong of Sorbietrees shot, 324.
memorials, Hyde Park, 647.

Army brevet, 211.
Exhibition, 651.

Army clothing, 454.
Aberdeen, 659.

Army Commission traffic, 550.
Perth, 681.

Army pay income, 781.
Rosenau, 716.

Arndt centenary, 896.
"Albert medal," 728.

Arnold, M., on Celticism, 752.
York memorial window, 750.

Art catalogue, 776.
Wolverhampton, 759.

"Artemus Ward," in London, 758.
Hall of Arts and Sciences, 776. Arthur, Prince, 830, 866.
Beltast, 903.

in Ireland, 870, 871, 872.
Guildhall, 950.

sails for Canada, 883.
remains removed, 850

at New York, 902.
Aldborough arrests, 328.

Ascencion, slavery abolished, 887.
Aldershot accident, 876.

Ascot races, 156.
Aleppo, massacre, 311.

Ashantee disaster, 667, 675.
Alorandra, seizure of, 645, 652, 660. Ashburton, Lord, 98.
Alfred, Prince-

Ashley, J. J., thests, 129.
allowance to, 727.

Ashley, Lord
Master of Trinity House, 730.

Factory inquiry, 73.
Alfred the Great, anniversary, 285.

Education, 129.
Algeria, French in, 7.

Factory bill, 200, 295.
French outrage in, 177.

subdivision of parishes, 272.
(see also Abd-el-Kader.)

lodging houses, 329.
Alhambra licence refused, 954,

(see Shaftesbury, Earl of).
Alice, Princess, married, 627.

AssocIATION MEETINGS-
Ali Morad case, 350.

(Archaeological Association.)
Alpine Accidents

1844 Canterbury. 1858 Salisbury.
Chester, 885.

1845 Winchester. 1859 Newbury.
Elliot, Rev. J., 881.

1846 Gloucester. 1860 Shrewsbury
Matterhorn, 710.

1847 Warwick 1861 Exeter.
M'Corkindale and others, 946.

1848 Worcester. 1862 Leicester.
Mrs. Morke, 935.

1849 Chester. 1864 Ipswich.
Rochester and others, 581

1850 Manchester. 1865 Durham.
Amateur Dramatic Company, 182.

1851 Derby. 1868 Cirencester.
Ambassadors withdrawn, 757.

1853 Rochester. 1869 St. Albans.
Amberley, Lady, lectures, 920.

1854 Chepstow. 1870 Hereford.
Adams, American minister retires, 813, 1855 Newport.
831.

(British)
America (see Canada and United Places.

Presidents.
States).

1837 Liverpool Earl of Burling-
Anchor trial, 357.

ton.
Anderson slave case, 592.

1838 Newcastle Duke of North
Andover union inquiry, 182, 207.

umberland.
Andrea, Cardinal, 801,

1839 Birming. Rev. Vernon Har-
Angel Gabriel " riots, 456.

ham

court.
“ Antigone" performed, 166.

1840 Glasgow Marquis of Brea-
Antiquarian Society anniversary, 325.

dalbane.
Anti-State Church Conference, 154.

1841 Plymouth Prof. Whewell.
Antwerp fortified, 556.

1842 Manchester Lord F. Egerton.

Association Meetings, continued
1843 Cork

Earl of Rosse.
1844 York

Dean of Ely.
1845 Cambridge Sir J. Herschel
1846 Southamp- Sir R. J. Murchi-
ton

son.
1847 Oxford Sir R. H. Inglis.
1848 Swansea Marquisof North

ampton.
1849 Birming Rev. T. R. Robin.
ham

son.
1850 Edinburgh Sir D. Brerster.
1851 Ipswich Professor Airy.
1852 Belfast Colonel Sabine
1853 Hull

Wm. Hopkins
1854 Liverpool Earl of Harrow by
1855 Glasgow Duke of Arsyil
1856 Cheltenham Dr. C. G. B. Du

beney.
1857 Dublin Dr Lloyd.
1858 Leeds Professor Owen.
1859 Aberdeen Prince Albert.
1860 Oxford Lord Wrottesley.
1861 Manchester Wm. Fairbairn.
1862 Cambridge Professor W
1863 Newcastle SirW .Armstrong
1864 Bath

Sir Charles Lyell.
1865 Birming. Prof. Phillips

ham
1866 Nottingham W. A. Grore.
1867 Dundee Duke of Bac-

cleuch
1868 Norwich J. D. Hooker.
1869 Exeter 6. Stokes.
1870 Liverpool Prof. Huxley.
1871 Edinburgh Sir W. Thomson.

(Social Science)
1857 Birming- 1864 York.
ham

1865 Sheffield
1858 Liverpool 1866 Manchester.
1859 Bradford 1867 Belfast.
1860 Glasgow 1868 Birm-.
1261 Dublin

ham.
1862 London 1860 Bristol

1863 Edinburgh. 1870 Newcastle
Assurance frauds, 867.
Asylum, South London, 868
Atheist witness, III.
Atlantic cable banquet, 754-

steaming, 860
Atlas ironworks, fall of, 435.
Atmospheric railway, 70.
Atonement controversy, 175.
Atrato in quarantine, 758.
Attwood, Spooner & Co., failure, 635
Auckland, Lord (see Affghan war
Auckland outbreak, 655.
Audubon, naturalist, 137.
Australia

rejoicings at Melbourne, 44.
Sturt's expedition, 181.
Colonies Bill, 299
gold discovery, 320, 327.
gold arrivals, 335, 345, 352, 354. zki,

367, 374.
first Parliament, 472.
convicts withdrawn, 691.

Church grants abolished, 883.
Australian exploration

Leichardt, 160, 244-
Gregory, 206, 471.

Burke, and Wills, 582.
Austria

Emperor crowned at Milan, 24-
Cracow annexed, 210,
disturbance in Milan, 223
Italian rising, 232.
(see Italian war.)
outbreak in Vienna, 24.
Emperor, “ King of Poland," 2
release of prisoners, 243-
country in arms against, 243
flight of Metternich, 246.
new Constitution, 247.
success at Verona, 248.
flight of Emperor, 249

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