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THE QUARTERLY REGISTER

or

CURRENT HISTORY

Edited By Alfred S. Cjohnson. A. Ph. D.

VOL. II.
HISTORY OP THE YEAR 1892.

DETROIT. MICH.
CURRENT HISTORY PUBLISHING COMPANY.
1893.

THE NEW YORK

PUBLIC LIBRARY

148928

ASTOR, LENOX AND •
TILD6N FOUNDATIONS.
1900.

Copyright, 1893,
By Current History Publishing Company, Detroit, Mich.

Press Of John F. Eby & Co.,
Detroit, Mich.

INDEX.

JANUARY, 1892-DECEMBER, 1892.

Page

Abyssinia, A Russian protectorate movement.. 233

Africa, Progress of exploration 70

Progress of the partition of . 136

Chanler's exploring expedition 171, 268

Development of Mashonaland 17a

Anglo-Portuguese boundary question. .232, 352
Congo Free State, Invasion of British terri-
tory by • »3a

Russian schemes in Abyssinia 233

Uganda, Proposed abandonment of 233, 355

Religious conflict in Uganda 171, 234

French conquest of Dahomey 172, 264, 386

Outbreak in the Congo Free State 270, 388

Move to disfranchise the blacks in Cape

Colony 270

Overland telegraph to the Cape 352

Swaziland, Status of 353

Liberia boundary settlement — 354

French explorations 385

Soudanese raids in Upper Egypt 387

Discontent in the Transvaal 388

Constitutional government in Natal 270, 388

Africa, see also Egypt, Tangier, etc

Afghanistan, Russian intrigue in 65

Revolt of the Hazara tribe. 168

Policy of England towards 228

The Bajawr complication 229

Revolt in Chitral 35°

Alaska, Introduction of Reindeer 399

Anarchists, Dynamite outrages in Paris. .50, 151, 366 Plot to blow up the Chamber of Deputies,

Madrid 151

Punishment of, at Liege 244

Andover case. Conclusion of 298

Anti-Option bill in Congress 182, 393

Arbitration Tribunal on Behring Sea Controversy 5

Archaeological Explorations 106

Argentine Republic, Political situation of. 98,199, 310

State of public finances 200

Elevation of Saenz-Pena to the Presidency.. 421

Armour Institute, Chicago 4'°

Associated Press Reorganization 410

Australian affairs. 68, 169

Proposed division of Queensland 265, 383

Slavery in Queensland 265

Austria-Hungary, Growing demand for Home

Rule 225

Suppression of Methodism in Vienna 377

Discontent of the Roumanian population... 360

Bankruptcy bill in Congress 393

Behring Sea Controversy 1

Modus Vivendi oi April, 1892 121

Seizure of sealing vessels. 123, 218

Exchange of cases 217

Preparations for the arbitration 218, 329

Seal catch for 1891 330

Seizure of the Cape Horn Pigeon 331

Habits of the seal 331

Frauds of Ivan Petroff 332

Belgium. Constitutional Revision 61, 163, 379

Parliamentary election 164

The succession to the throne 164

Bicycle relay run from Chicago to New York.. 186

Bicycling record 295

Birkbeck Bank, Run upon 243

Billiards, Schaefer defeats Slosson 85

Boating, Yale beats Harvard 296

Bohemia, Czech demonstration suppressed 55

Bolivia. Liberal outbreak against the Clericals. 311

Brazil, Political situation in 97, 199

General Peixotto settled in the Presidency. 309

Political parties in 421

Briggs Heresy case 106, 429

Remanded to Presbytery for trial 207

Page

Bulgaria. Trial of Madame Karaveloff for

treason M. 16

Assassination of Vulcovitch, Agent at Constantinople *4

Reserves right to expel foreigners is

Stambouloff cleared of charges of cruelty 14

Her demands on Turkey 133

Russia protects assassins of Vulcovitch 133

Trial of conspirators 260

Government of Bulgaria under the Treaty

of Berlin 164

Unrecognized status of Prince Ferdinand. 228
Protest of Russia against the reception of

Stambouloff at Constantinople 349

Act for revision of Constitution 379

Burmah, Rebellion of Lushai tribes 166

Canada, Abbott Ministry organized 88

Move to impeach Judge Elliott 89

Ontario Parliament, Last session of in old

building. 89

Dominion Budget for 1892 89

Ontario Budget for 1892 9°

Legacy taxation scheme — 90

Quebec political situation 9°

Maritime Provinces, Condition of 92

Liquor Law in Manitoba 93

Copyright refused to Americans 92. 304

Copyright law annulled 416

Indian population of Canada 93

Parliamentary action 192* 299

Ministerial corruption scandal 193

Trade advantages with England demanded 194

Ontario s legislation 194

Crown Attorney Myers dismissed from of-
fice for advocating Annexation 194

Quebec finances 193

Ministerial corruption in Quebec 195

Corruption in the Maritime Provinces 195

Religious denominations in Canada 196

Trade with United States 196

Canal toll discriminations 223

Act to enforce reciprocal relations 224

Tariff legislation 3°°

100th anniversary of Province of Ontario... 300

Liquor smuggling in Quebec 302

Emigration from Quebec to United States.. 302

School question in the Northwest 303, 413

Proportion of English and French spoken.. 304

Manufacturing statistics 3°4

Revenues of the Dominion 3°5

Nativity statistics 3°5

War vessels on the Lakes 336

Accession of Thmopson Administration 4"

Caron investigation 4TM

Tax-burdened condition of Quebec 41a

Newspapers ecclesiastically censured 4"

Trial of M. Mercier for malfeasance 4*3

The Intercolonial Railway 414

Pleura-pneumonia in cattle 414

Population of Canada 415

Foreign trade of Canada 415

Union with the United States agitation

Victoria University, Toronto 4»*

Fire at Ste. Anne de Beaupre 4*°

Conference with Newfoundland Government 416

Canals. Tolls charged Canadian vessels on the

Sault Ste. Marie 181, 224

The Manchester Ship 365

Caprivi, Count George Leo. Biography of 118

Cathedral of St. John the Divine,corner stone laid 410

Catholic School question 4*7

Census of 1800 398

Central America, Reina Barrios elected President of Guatemala 95

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