Miscellaneous Pamphlets on South Africa Volume 2

Miscellaneous Pamphlets on South Africa Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1888 edition. Excerpt: ...with the intention of riding back and giving the information to the " King of the troops being at Tati." Iobtained permission to see the survivors. I found Iqgubogubo in a dazed (state) condition; he could not tell me how it had all occurred. is hands were secured behind his back. He did not complain to me about that or anything else. The following morning I heard Ingubogubo admit to Colonel Goold-Adams that the occurrence of the previous night was entirely due to Mantusi's action, and that they had been told that if they kept quiet no harm would happen to them. (Signed) Jas. Dawson-'. Buluwayo, December 9, 1893. No. 2. Tati Concession Company, December 23, 1893. 1, ALFRED TAY1.on, remember the arrival of Mr. James Dawson with three Natives on horseback, from Bulawayo. On their arrival I went up and spoke to them, and Dawson said, " For goodness sake take these fellows away somewhere, so that they can off-saddle their horses." On their way round to our stable they persistingly inquired " What are those policemen doing across the river?" When Itold them they would learn everything when they saw the white Induna. ' Mr. Kirby then came into the yard and asked me if I knew them. I told him I knew one of them, namely, Mantuse, who was one of the greatest rufiians in the country, and when I introduced them to Mr. Kirby, Mantuse, after looking at him from head to foot, turned his back on him and walked into the kitchen to get some water. Mr. Kirby now told me to report the arrival of the three armed Natives to Colonel Goold-Adams, which I did, and he came back with me to s'ee them. I introduced the Colonel as the White-Chief 'in charge of the men on the other side of the river, when Montuse, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 324 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 17mm | 581g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236900669
  • 9781236900661