Foreign News: Death of Countess

"Mr. David Lloyd George is the most despicable man in the world."

—Maxim of the COUNTESS MARKIEVICZ

When Constance Georgine, Countess of Markievicz, died in Dublin last week, there were some few persons who experienced relief but many who were sad.

Her father, the late Sir Jocelyn Gore-Booth, first had good reason to know his daughter's metal in 1900. She, aged at that time 32, roused his Irish tenants to rebel against him, and made use of the the clutches of his guardianship and flee to Paris.

There she met a Polish...

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