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 - Another serious outrage in the county Clare is...
Another serious outrage in the county Clare is re - , ported in the Daily Exprtu , On the niiht'of the 8th int. .while a respectable and well - to - do farmer named Michael Hebir. residing at Kilmurry, county Clare, was sitting with his family at his fireside, three shots were fired at him through the window, but providentially he escaped uninjured. The moonlighters find, and Ilenir waa afraid' to report the matter to tho police. His offence is that a short time ago hi brother - in - law, named Simon Kett, a farmer, living near Kilrush. who is severely boycotted for having taken an evicted farm, and who has been frequently denounced at meeting of the National League as a land - grabber, wa allowed to stay in hi house for a night on his way to Enni Fair. Ilehir had been warned not to have anything to do with Kett, and lately received the following threatening letters : " This is to warn any person who has anything to do with Michael llehir.of Killaman.who is always a curse to the National cause, sod has deterred death long before now for harbouring that cursed grabber Kett, who is a curse on our noble Dunbeg. Now I swear before Heaven any one having any communication with Ilehir will be sorry. Signed by CArraw MOOsuanT." "This is to warn any person or persons having any communication with tbo ruffian Michael Hehir, of Killaman.who is always a curse to our noble cause and a friend to the Tory Goverrjnent.and is harbouring that inhnman grabber Kett, who has Khamcd our .noblo Dunbeg. Now 1 swear before Heaven if you don't shun Ilehir you will die the death of a traitor by our rifles. CiPTAIS Moos LIGHT." CORK, Die. 16. A meeting was held to - day in Mallow for the purpose of giving Mr, William O'Brien, M. P., an opportunity of - addressing his constituent: The visit wa a long -

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  1. The Times,
  2. 17 Dec 1888, Mon,
  3. Page 6

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