PRINCES TROUBETZKY TAKES HER OWN LIFE

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Was under arrest at Berlin Under an Italian Extradition Demand.

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BERLIN, Oct. 9.– Princess Troubetzky, who was under arrest here on an extradition demand from the Italian Government, charged with forging documents, committed suicide to-day at the police station.

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There are several ladies of high rank or wide reputation known as Princess Troubetzky. Among them are the wife of the Grand Marshal of the Russian court, and the American novelist, who was formerly Miss Amelie Rives. It is quite inconceivable that either of these ladies is the Princess referred to above.

 

TROOPS FROM KHARTOUM DYING LIKE FLIES

 

LONDON, Oct. 10 – A dispatch to the Daily Chronicle from Alexandria says: The troops who have returned from Khartoum are dying like flies from enteric disorders, supposed to be due to canned beef and indulgence in cheap spirits.

LONDON, Oct. 10 – All the morning papers applaud Lord Salisbury’s firmness in the Fashoda question and the fact that he has approved all the doings of General Kitchener.

The San Francisco Call, Monday, October 10, 1898, p. 1:7.