Congressional Edition Volume . 4052

Congressional Edition Volume . 4052

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1901 edition. Excerpt: ... police force? Mr. Emerson. As I understand, Mr. Wilson, the marshal, was at the head of the police. The Chairman. Did they occupy the same quarters or different t Mr. Emerson. They were nearly a mile apart. The Chairman. You saw nothing of the police force as a body or the military force as a body at either of these meetings? Mr. Emerson. No. The Chairman. Did you see them on the street that evening in military array? Mr. Emerson. No. There was a remarkable The Chairman. There was then no exhibition of military force, nor exhibition of police force? Senator Gray. Let Mr. Emerson finish his sentence. Mr. Emerson. There was a great hush about the streets. Senator Gray. You were going to say remarkable. Mr. Emerson. There was an unusual aspect in the condition of things. Senator Gray. You were going to say remarkably quiet? Mr. Emerson. There was a particularly peculiar hush; yes. The Chairman. During that afternoon or evening you saw no mili-tary or police force in bodies under their appropriate officer? Mr. Emerson. No. The Chairman. No display of that kind? Mr. Emerson. No. The Chaikman. After the troops came in from the ship--the marines came in from the Boston, where did they go? Mr. Emerson. This, of course, I got from reports. The Chairman. You need not speak of anything but what you yourself know. Mr. Emerson. I know this much--that company went up to Mr. Atherton's house. One went to the consul's; I saw them there. One went to the minister's residence. Senator Gray. Did they stay there? Mr. Emerson. Some twenty-five or so stayed with the consul. Senator Gray. All night? Mr. Emerson. Yes. And another company, as I understand it, stayed at the minister's residence. I saw tents pitched there for them. Senator Gray. Did you see men in them? more

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