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ProsecutioiV of 'Ned Kelly.

M«t*OTO!r«,'!P«Jfl-.— BiJtrwd Kelly ira* ehaf&il 'itWife 'B«echw6rlH'1pnlice court fnrJOTmt'lio, on pdoberSB, in Hie year of onrifiori} .1.87^ nt'Strihgylinrit Creek, in th»W-Mth Bailjwick, didJUonimisIy,, of -mWioe 'aforethought, kill Thomas Loriergah;' Tberewaa a«ccon-i.«harge,

in (beeatnetertnt, lor murdering Aiicftae I fceanW. ';Thire 'was m i?r*ni crash of people nl Iho court, tout ihn'^lice rohrje' excellent irrftngetoent6. , 'J%e;\ Rollery was referred for, lad'uiB, nud won crowded long bo'Oro the court .p' ncil. Mr. Gaaneon cnndoclcd tl-e defends. The principal 'Interest wns c=ister«i to con stable M'lntyro, ns it bad been freely italcd that It wnn tho intention of pym j-.-illi!B tk with the prisoner to Ntir.nl him in (lie witness box, 'ic lii-i.-g llio only man wilt) could dive direct evidence as tu tho iniirdtrof Kennedy's pnrty. M r. Foster, P.M'.',',|irc6ided, nnd tome Furprinn wn& ejeproeisednt Cnptiiiii SlnmliBli taking a sent, inn Ilie bench, he. bring tlio only ollirr mr/rii'mtn [inni'iil; but this was previously explained liy Mr. Foster stating, in reply to Mr. Gannsnn, that h-' was Fitting nlono mid Unit Captain 6-!|Uidi«h simply -onk n Boat. 1111 tho bench ' by courtesy. Kelly dime into court limping, bnt with a very cool demennr.nr. tlrs.JSkillhn iras present, and s.'i:iJa-! «l Iiim and Indic-a round tlie court with a Tcry confident air; nnd Mr. Gnunson Fuiiflested thai ns t lie primmer wnn rinimrd, I lit1 court WrtiiM possibly nllnw l.iin In tnke n Kent, nnd Mr. Foster, P.M , iicqniesci'd. Mr. Gnnnpnn 6nid flint lie found it necesfflry to innke nn app iciiliou for 1111 niljimrninnil. He fill y -recognised Ihn nival responsibility that rrKt.il nn hiinwlf ns mil ns the- lipncli, when bnninn life -vn« concerned, nnd for llml renpnn lie wan compelled to mnlto tho application. He regretted extremely the action of llio Government in nidi-ii g tliia mini's reliilived or oilier persons in whom he hnd conh'ilenee mi opportunity til see lijm, in older Unit liu mi^lil hnve a dinnee nf Riiins wh'ii. lie would liavc nignged for bin oVfince. Ho hnd hee-i irlniued ni a mr.mcut's ii'l icn, nud bud not lime In ninto himself ut-(|iiaii-lc-i willi tlm fiicla «f llic cusii ; lint liu desired lo cull the. iiltrnlinii of ill.' b-ncli lo tlio ex trnnrdinnry imliironf fhe proceedings in iclirlion 16 this man Kelly. H« lind hcen tahan to Melbourne, nnd wns imw re niandcd lo Dcrchwnrtli, while the .Insiices of the Pence Rlalntn provided Ihnl nn offender should bo tried nt the Court of Petty BesBior.n. The clinruo wns llinl of innrdePiit -Strinpy jlnrlf Creek, npd why should not tliin man be taken tn U.-nnll/i, ns would be done with :iny other ofloniler He bud lint Keen afforded the Incilitirs li.nt wpro afforded t» llio prisoners lo propniv bis nddtcBS, or he wmiM Ii:ivp been allowed tn sen his tiit-LciK. Them would be nn Imrtn in 11 iiinn reeking to fee liifi relations nt n dfcl.itiiv, ivlifii prrry word could be heard hy nn offieor. In jiildili'm In this, he saw jireFcnt the lenrneil Ci'«ii prosecutor for the. district -lio senior Crown prosecutor, Mr. Smyth (for whoso abilities be had the docprst respect); Mr. Gnrner, tho Crnwn solici tor j the Chief Cnmmietn'oncr of Police, nnd other notnbilitios, and be did not fuel rqoul fo llic tack of coping with nil iliusp without preparation. In 'the nnine of common justice, IborefiTi', be r.ski'i] llml a remand should be grunlo I. M r. Smyth Enid that he must oppose this iipplicn ticm. The slntpment Hint the prisoner hnd not been allowed nn opportunity lo prepare liis defence nns inifoniidcil. Ki;r sevcial dnyii.hu hnd been in conunnnicn lion with many of his frionds, nnd lie bad bp.cii nffurdod every opportunity of Beeinfr bis legnl ndviser, Mr. Zincltc There wiie nothing exceptinnnl in the treatment of tbe man, for the net provided that the offenders might bo tried nt nny court of pelly BosfiioiiR in tho Imilitvicli, nnd llio conrt might even be in a private room, or nnywlicrc else, lie must point onllo ltd ronrt Unit there wnn a good ninny withessPB in tills cusp, nnd as to the changs in tho prisoner's legal tidviscrc, tbe Government bad nothing to do with that, and there were many goud reasons why tho prisoner should be tulien to n place of safe custody, such ns BeerhworLh. If the gentleman vtho appeared for llio defence cliooso 10 ncccpl liie offer, lie (Mr. Smyth) hnd tio objection to a re mand, allbr the evidence for llio Crown was tnken. sir. Gnniisnn : I croBa-exmninc when I don't know the fuctx of Ilin ensc. Hr f myth : They have all been pub lished Inni! diner. Mr. GanhEo'n : I nm very glnd to sny I .never read tbe pupers. (Lnnghter.) Mr. Gnunson proceeded to sny that if the BBUie course uf proceeding was observed nalincl bci-n, no jury in tlio country vrould b ' found lo convict the prinunor. Mr.' FnFter said, under tlm cirenm stiilicp.^ I will prnnl ibcrcnmnd, but it. will 111ily.be for a short time, nnd in oilier to give i\\s irisiiperanopporlnnily tn consult bis solicitor. The conrt is adjourned until 2 o'clock. Mr. Gannsnn ros« to inakf nn applica ticnlbnt Mrs. Skillinn might l-c nlh.vvc.l tpipe Iipj- brotlior, but Mr. Voretrr tM liiiu 'tbiit the ennrt wtis adjourned, 11 ml nqlliing more could bo done. Mrs,, Skiiliin asked Mr. G.ionson if she could fpenk In her brother, and was told to d« so if sho coiilii. Tiny shook imnds and oxcllnngod a f«\v w-ird« ? hut, o( cnnrsc, in tlio presence of the polirr. Tom Lloji was nlso in cmrt, nnd Neil Kellr stiook liiuids n iili liitii in 11 aiust bcarty aiuniier. 1: BEitcnwonrn, Satnninv. The proceedings wero resumed at 2 o'ciiick' yesterday afternoon. On tlie court beiii^ opened, Mr. Gannron rose and said that ninco the -cidjourniniiit be hnd rend tie account of the affitir in tbe ? Wtunhat ranges in ,tb.o flewspapors, but after doing 8'-iie felt lie must wiunr the nppliration for a pOKtpnnemcnt. The p'fiKb'ner bud »iot bad a chance, lo prepare iifs'tlefcnce. in accordance witfi our (nw. Tbo isle. Chief _Srcr-Mniy bail given in pinicliniis thsl ho wi|s not lu be seen, and thr jTcspiil Clijpf tr'tcrulnrjr. hnd wot Been firio-Ti-fcin-lthut girder, although tlip Jirieonfrof (ho sheriff, nnd not of (he jiPiial do|.|iituirnt; the Chief tjecrclnry hnti ilklr.ueh aiitlioiily nver the prisoner ?«ui_yip licnHi iiad, siijipusiiig llml 'they wdvrtd a plulgpu of, 4ruopere to ebuut (

him down in tho cunrt yard. - The fact i was that might bad stranded right. ' Tlio prisoner was now fairly in choree, and there could be no dtnger in rcinnnd ing him. lie (Mr. UamiFOii) lied -x [irtssej diijisilf xs cxci'vA'wgiy nuxi''* lo.diihU duty in defending this man, and fell fully certain thct the two lenrneil ,'Ciiotfn soUciium felt tlm some. 'Mr. ,F»m-?r, P.M., &nid tbnt bo felt lliat Mr. -3iuiiBon ; and tbo Crown, Prosrcolor inlcmled to do their duty, ncid be bad also liis tail', and id doing: it be de clined (o grant tlint application. Mr. Sniyih ibeu proceeded to stale the case for tbo prosecution; .rqlaling generallv the fuels. In the conrso of this statement bo remarked that the prisoner really never appeared in the open, except be hnd iiia victims under cover of n gun or revolver, or win in armour. To thin' Mr. Gnnnnon leppnndid, tlint it, wan untrue, and ihnt tbe pri^onrr hnd appeared in llin open in tbo Wombat Rnngcs. Mr. 8mylb said ho wished to tstnlo the facts simply. Constable Molntyre's Evidence. ConnUhlo Mclulyre wns then culled. Before Uiis, 011 tl-o applicntion of Mr. (iniiiiKo:!, all witnesses hod been ordered out of llin court. Mcliilyre stated tlint on the 2nth of October, 1878, he,, with ConstnWr'n Uoaergaa ftiid Scan'att, tituhr churge of Bcrgenul Kenned)', proceeded lo the Worn lint llnnges in search nf Edirnrd and Dnviol Kelly, the former of trhriiu wns now in (ho docv, nnrrnntn being immerl fur their nrrest ; they camped at llio Wombat Rnnges on nn npnn nhoul nn ncre or two in extent ; Lonergati and . Scinlan nnd himself wero aimed with revolvers each, and a iloiibln barrelled fowling piece ? nothinfr occurred IhnUdny ; in the luurninrr, abunl G o'clock, Kennedy nml 8c»nlnn left tho cnnip, nud during Ihe dnj' wilnesn wiik eugngerl in rising up a rump, wiii'o L-niprgun wns looking lifter the InrseR nud rending a h-mk ; in the course nf ibn dny Ijonprgnii culled 1I10 jittrnliiid of wilnvHi tn n nnii-P, and nitnvi-s went t;i Bee wbnt it wnn : he 1 1. ought it wns a woinhnl, hut con'd not lind out, nud, during the lime be wns nUi'nl, ho died several filmts from bis fowliui; piece; after be went buck be and [i'ni'i£nn Hindu n big f.ro for tho piirposo nf puidiiii? Kviini-dy nnd Scanlnn Jiohni in ense (hey got linsli-d ; it wnsahout 20 yards frim (lie lent, nnd (hey had lo carry (lie worn) hoiiic distance, lint about 10 niinules lo 5 o'clock witness went lo the leiil ii'iil got n hilly of ten ; after this wns nindu Loiierqan ttns Ktniidiiig 011 the. opposilu siife of tbe fir.1, wficn (ritiwss suddenly heard' somn vniceR culling out, ' U:iil up, hold up your hands ;' he rjnirlily liu nod roniid, oml s;i» four liien, c:ic!i nruied nilh fillriM, mri euell gun poiutiui; ill the direction of Lioiinignii or himself; ho noticed the nun on the right of Ihe pnrty particularly, niul snw (lint his vrcnpnn was in a fnir liiii! for his (witness's) chflct. Mclnlyro continuiid : As soon ns I snw thin 1 pnt my arms out horizontally ; I wns 'unr.ned nl tho time ; immediately afterwards I snw the sntne man I had noticed change, the direction nf bin gun nud Tire ; he fired ut Lonergnn, who wa« then nbnnt 10 or 12 feel fiuin me ; I hemd Loii'rgnn fall immediately nfter thfl sliot ; be bad gmio iibont foiiror fivo K'op? bi-fore he fell ; I then heiird him hrenlhing heavily nnd striMiuoufi'y ; ihe iimn in l!;e riglit of the four men nns tl 0 prisoner before, llio court ; nt llin time ho lircd tho shut the other men were in n line will) him, nnd nhnut two or three yn'ds npnrt ; ns noon ns Ij mergnti fell Ihe prisoner threw his gun into bis left hnnd, put his light hund heliind bis hnclt, and j):illed out a revolver, and cried to me. ' Kopp your hnnds np — keep thorn up;' I wns unarmed, my revolver nnd fowling-pieco being in the lent ; after tlm prisoner diwv tiio revolver, ho and three others rushed np lo whoro I wns standing, nnd stood ut a distance of about lliico yards from me; the, three others covered iny clicst with guns, nnd Iho prisoner with a revolver; 1 kept my linndH up ull the time; the prisoner said In me, ' Have yon any firearms f I replied '1 buvo not.' Before Ibis, Tjoncrgnn hnd been ftrug gliugoiillicgrnss, |)!uiiging/-n the ground very heavily ; bnt nbnnt ibis time bo c T.scd tn hrpnthn ; Lonergnu was nhunt 10 ynnls from nix nt iho limn, and the prisoner wns nlso tho sumo distance from him. I beard Lonergnn- Buy, 'Oh, Cluist, I'm shot;' the prisoner was within lienring ? distnnca ;. , Lonergau ceased struggling i:i nbnnt half n miuuto ; a few minutes aftor 1 saw Lunergan sliptchcd ont nnd motinnlcFS ; I saw him dend before I left^ whpn ibe prisoner nslced nic if I hnd nny fironrms I 611111, ' I hnd not;' ho then nBkdd, ?' Whero is you! revolver :' I snid, 'at the tent ;' ho nnid tn bis males, ' Keep him covered, Inds,' and senrcbed mo fur fiionrniB; they did keep me covered; jii seniching me, bo pnsscd bis hnnd uuder my conl nnd down my , trousers, but did. not find nnylbing ; lio then juiuped ncr.-:fis the log lo vrliero Lonergnn was lying: he remnined uwny a moment, nnd cnuio hnck with Lonergnn's revolv r in liis band ; I trns under over of three other nii'ii all tho lim'; when prisoner Ciimo btck he snid, ' What a pily that man tried to get invny I' one of the others finid that 'bo wns a plucky fellmr; did you eeri bow be cntiglit at his icvolvnr?' It was J-anicl Kelly who snid tliiu ; lie moved Jiis tight band ppnf modically nl I'is revolver nt the time ; the prisoner tbi-n went -irer tn the tent, nnd the other threo lowered their fironruiB when prisoner camo back from tho body of Lonergnn, but still bad them pointed in the direction (if me; when the pri soner camo bncfc from (lie tent, Ji-? had hiy revolver, which bad biu-n hanging np in the lent; be told his m ties then to let me gn ; I remained slundiiig where I wns, nnd the others went over tu the tenl : they nil went into the tent, nnd the prievuer'tf brother, Dnnii-I Kelly, enme iwcic niiii a fmir of ? IinuricnfiV; lie cnid, ' we w II put (hose npon tbo ? ' (refining to Ilie hnndtnff*,; r apponlcd lo (lie prisoner, saying, ' What is Ibn use of,.pntting tbeso on me, buw can, I gel awny. while you ore nil armed the way you arn V bo enid to Daniel ICclly, ' all right, don't pnt ilieui on ; tin's (lnp|-in~ bis riflo) in lieltcr than band cuffs ; don't tty oud go uwuy, btcnuso if

yon do I'll shoot von, if I h»d,4o track run to the pdico ctalinn nnd ihvot/on there':' Daniel K-lly said to ihii: 'The b ? wiiuld «-nn put thorn 'inns if (hey had -m;' !ho whole *if Ibeui lb.°n wejit to Iho tout, leaviiiff me near the fire, and they called niaovcr to the lent; I knew. 'Edward and Daniel Kcl'.y from th« photogrnpha and dvecriptiims I bad ; I did not t now the other two; when I got lo tbe t' nt prisnnp.r was sitting down, with a gnn across bis knee, and lbs others were, in tbo tent; Ibe prisoner snid, 'That ft a A ? -d cm ions obi gun for n man tin entry ahmit Iho country with dim ;''I«niii, 'prrhnpstt islwM^r Iban it lookfj' Ibo prisoner replied, ?' Yon niinht eay tlint; I'll back 1 it ngninul nny fjun in Jbo conulry ; £ can nlioot. a kniiKaroo at ,100 yard* every allot with it;' it was nn old uliot barrelled gnu ; from its nppcarnnco I took it to. bo n rifle; Iho slock and tho barrel were, tied torroiher with n ?rnxod siring fnr about 3 inrbei or 4 inches from (bo lock ; prisoner said, ' Who's that over thoro ? ' and be moved in tho direction of Lonergnn ; I siiiij that it wan Lonergan ; Im snid, ' No, tbnt in not Lonergnn ; I know Loii organ well :' I caid, ?- It is Lonergan ;' ho replied, '1 nm glad of that, for the it ? gave tno it biding in Benalla once; '' Daniel IMly suid, 'Well, Iheh. ? will never luck nny mnro of ue up;' neitlicr, of Iho olbcf two said anything about Lonergnn: I have since aoi'ii tlio dead b'.dy ol Joseph Byrne, «nd identified it ns one of (ho four; Iliad mndu somo loa, nnd Byrne, taking a pannikin, said, ' If i'ti-, malp, have a drink of teo ;' this was biforo they tnsled it : I drank some, 1111 d then they tiok some, but bcfuretlicy did so tbe primmer said. ' la thero nny pninon nlmut him ?' ? I *aid, ' No ; why plinn'd vtc hnve poison ?*' while (In* oilier three were having something to cat nnd somo ten, llic j-rinouer look our fooling pieces nnJ drew tlm charge*, which were c/irlHdtfcft ; ihu fowling piece, wns n lirenehlnnder with two cnvtiidgcR, nnd nfter taking nnl the chut replaced it with bulli'ls, which ha took fnnm bis trousers pocket ; linving reloaded in this mnnnnr, lie hnndod the gun to Byrno and said, II Hero, yon take this, give mo yours;' HyrWg gun nan not rifled; nriaimnr said, referring to bin own gun, ' Thero is 0110 i-f tliCHii for you if you do not. nboy we;' In bud two guns nt tho time ; he naid to me, ' Do yon sinuke, mate ?' I snid yes, nnd ho repliud, ' Well, light your pipo nnd hnve a tmolio ;' Dyrno emolt.'d, and prisonor filun twkrd mti for tuhticca ; nil thin look from 10 to 15 minutes; nt the end of this lime the prisoner snid, 'That will dn, takoyour plucus, lads;1' the pri soner went nver to llio (rocs, concealing himself, and Inking the two guns with him ; Hart remained in tho lent, nnd Dyrnc and O.m Kelly wont into a quan lily of »pe:ir grass, about fivo Icet high, growing tn (he miiitli of llio open, nnd Ihnt wiir llio pbico limy'. lint appeared from ; I lost, eight of Dnn Kelly and Hyruc in the spear grnos; I wns loft at ill' tout nt firal, but im mediately after llio prisoner hnd concenlod himsolf be hind the logs uenr the fife ho called mo nter to the opposite side of Ih,' Ing where ho whs concealed, nnd »aid, ' Yon stand there ;' I went to the p'nee bo indicated ; tho log was hot ween us nt iho lime, and wns nboul ibre.o feat thick ; piisnnor was couiplelnly conconled nt tlie lime, and I wnn standing in tbo open ; ho was nrmed with two guns nnd a rnvolver, and I was unarmed ; prisoner lihd n cunversation with mo at that timo cotntnencing — 'Who showed you Ihisplnco7'' I roplicd, ' No one showed it to iik ; it is wall known to nil Iho pooplo in nucchworth;' ho said, 'How did you coino hern?'1 I snid, ' We crossed Holland's Creek and followed tbe bl.ir.ci) lino;')i(!n--xtns(!e(i, ' Who nrc yon, and whnt brought you hero 7' I answered, ' Yon know qnilo well who wo. arc;' lin euii^, ' I tinpposo you came nftcr mo ?' I snid, ' No, I don't know tlint wo did como after yon;' ho nsked, ' Well, yon enmo nHer Ned Kelly, I , SBjipnso f' I snid, ' We did come nftur. Ked, Kelly.*' |,e sai.l,,' Yon b ? enmo to shoot me, I tuippn'so ;' I sniil, ' Weenme tn.npprelienr), not sliont yon;' bo theu nsked, 'Then why did you bring: so many flrenrms and sn much ninmnnition ?' to thin I replied tbut ' Wo only brought them to shoot knngnroos ;' ho oslcod, ' Who wns tlint shooting down the creek to day T' I told liiiu I bad boon shooting at parrots, and he said it was very Etrnngo,. did ws know ihcy, wero thero ? I said, ') No : wo thought they wero ten miles uway,' at tho PBnie timo pointing i,i the direc tion of Greta-,' prior to Ibis be hnd snid lo hip, ''Whore are tbo olherB7' and t rcplied,they wore out ; lie then neked me whether tbry Would bo hnck Ihnt, night, nnd I snid J did not think so, J win ,nf raid they bad got bushed ; prisoner inquired in what direction they bad gone, and ?? I pointed to the nnrtli-west, in tho diir.olidn of Itennlla; prisonor said, 'This is very slmngo'; .they; jnay ner«r cbmo linck'; but there is a goud man donn the creek,: ami if .they fall in with 'iimymi will' never seo, llirm ngniiij!' lie tbwi asked; the iiRinos mid slatiotiR of Dm two men awny ; I told biiu Sergeant Kennedy, of ^-ns)iold. and Conslnblo Scinlaii, -i( Deualln ; lie fluid, ' I have never scon or hemd of Kennedy, but I believe Hint Sc'nnlftii wns tt flash li ? ??' 1 nskpd whiit ho' intend«d doing: with them, eny ing ' Snrcly he did lint intend tn shoot them in cold blood ;' be said bo liked a game iiKin,,ind would uever shoot awan who surrendered ; I snid, ' Aro ynn going tn filiool me;' be snid ' No, 1 could have shot yon rosily nn hour ago, when you ireto 6illing on llint log-,'. at, the sumo lime punting to -where I had been silling; snmc lime previously he nlso fttid, ' At first I thought you were Flood, bill it is ji gaud job' yon are notj for if you wore, T wonld not ttlirint yon, lint wnu'.d rnnstyou on that firo; Ibero me four men in the polico force I woultt roast ; they are Filzpntfick, FJood, Strncimn, nnd Stofle ; - Flood lias been Mowing lint he enn tako me single linndcd ;' ho risked me how the ine.u woranrmod; I uJd him very .meagrely, and he.iisked in-i.wh:it I mount, by. Unit, and Ufifi they got .-iic- riivoirers ; I told him they hud, nud ho asked if the; bad. not gut a. rifle; I;. boBitatod at the

mojnent, end Kelly »nid( VNo», toll the truth, .because if I fiiiilyoq ont in n lie I will 'pijt 4 hole tlirongb -'jrotfij** I Wten:; (n'o tliPni ihnt Ibh in »n htd 'a' rifle, and ? thejy nultcrl if it wait not » brfliecliVm tef; I I said Jt tra«, siiii bejoplied,.*' Ibatibbki ! afe if jrAu time bultt WooVjoWjfV I tbW him wo wore nnl' sent, ont *io''shool peilple, nnd.ho coDld not b^ai'ne men . bpoaiise thny woro srin toot to rlo a certain duty;' lie asked, ' Do yo'n know, what became of tlVe' Sydney tnan ¥' ? t replied : that tie wob iliot bjr Iho police ; I knew (bathe referred tn tlio'onuB bf Sergeant' Wnlling*; bo aii|d', ' Vas/.wid if the: polico sboi bimj they shot tbo wrong nmn; I enpprpee'some of you b'-^j—1 'will, bo shooting me somo' day, but I'll' giro ynn some Iron Vie before yon do!' At tliis Btflfje iho police miigislrnte intimated that lie wonld ndj.inrn the court until 10 o'clock next morning, whio was ac cordingly done. ,Mr. Oannson mndo n furinal hpplicnlion that tho prisoner's eislcr be allowed' to sea him, And said that tbe bench bad ho right tn give any attention to the' informs! orders of the Chief Secretary. Mr. Foster Said lie would ice Mr. Gaunaon later in 'the evening on tbo' subject. Subseqneht'y, Mr. Gtiunson had an interview with Mr,. Fouler, and renewed tlio application for Mrs. Skillion's ad'inillnnc'e *.o tbo gftol to tie ber brother, i-nt tlio Polico Hagii Irsto dcclitiod in portnil tho vi»it, where upon ' Mr. GnuuRon telegraphed to the Chiuf Secretary. ' ' . The Kelly Sympathisers. '. Althongh there are ninny. sympathisers, of llio Kelly family in Beecliwnrth, ll|c town i* vcTy fjiiiot. nnd tlm frininls -i( tbo buiilirangers conduct themso'ves witli much pr pricty, if A quiet demeanour enn bo so ilesignaleil. They oru remnrkubly clriso in their conversation, and nothing cm bo obtained frmn tboin. Mrs. Sliillion is etill cmfident tbnt bIir will bnvc mi interview with her brother, and in wording energetically fur that purpose, bnt is not liliely tosaccccd. Tlier.' is nn iui|ire«siop nhrond that slio wauis to see him privntely, in order lo learn where the pliint is, but lliero is no truth in ibis, tlm fuel being thai llio gang hnd nponl all tho proceeds of Iho two bank robberies, and were almost without utouey before the Qlenrownn ulfiiir. Beyond question Slierrilt wns, playing a double game at the time of tho Jcrilderio robbery, and, ntlhnugli Imgrivo the polico certain in foriit-ilinn, bu was (ilso ia league with the bushrangers. There is already a crowded ns4i-mb1y at the court, and thoro will bo much excitement in Beecliwnrth to-dny. TIiq cvidenco will not di'closo nnything fresh . Resumption of the Trial. Tho polico ponrt investigation of tho clutrgo niriiiniit Edward Knlly for. tho nuirder uf constables Ijonergnri nml 8c;in Inu vrns resumed at thj 15'«clnfi-rtli police court (his morning, before Mr. lAiRlor, P.M. The interest ii| tho proceedings was evident hy the crowd ihnt nssrmliled outsiile tho court nnd olamnurod far ad mittance, '{.'lie doors, however, wero kept closed, nnd nnne bnt those provi led with passes ware nduii.tti.-d. A« nn tlie pre vious dny, tho gnll«ry was reserved for Indios. Hts. Skillinn, nccompauicd by Tom L'nyd nud. Diolc Hurl, wns in at tendance, half uu hour boforo tlm court nut. Cnptnin Standish wns ngninseatpd nn tho Bouch, but did not tnke nny part in llio proceedings. Mr. Qnnnsnn np pen red armed with piles of newspapers baving re.ferenoo lo llio trnnsnolions of Iho Kelly gang. Mr. Gnnnson, ? bofoj-d the enso wns called nn, snid that ho do nirod In cull ntloulinn In tbo Btntoments made in iho press. In llio Argus were romark8 in reference to himself and Mr. Zincko which worn tolntly devoid nf truth. It wiiB. therein elated that tlio prisoner's friends bod first, employed Mr. Zhicke for n ppecial purpose, but failing in tlial had employed him for the same, purpose, both of which stntcments wcre.duvoiil of IriKb. Tbo local piper aha «poko ol Kelly ns .« thing to be condemned. Snroly this wns not neoinly or just,: and if it went on then tlie court would liavo to intorposo and commit uonio of tlieoi for contomjit. ,; : :. :., Cunstbblo Jl'Inlyre was ? then called nnd resumed his cridenoo. Ho deposed : Kelly said, -? Tlint b ? FilBpnlriek 4s the ennso of nil, this, .and tlioso people who wero lodghd nt Bepchworth hnj ihb more file irmn Unin .yon har« now ; these (pointing tn bis inhlas) were the nion who wflro ibere ;':' f said thst Jib mtzhl nalta blamo«s fur what Fitzpatriok had done, and he 6aidno, but dfier. letting him go ho had KilmnEt1 sworn flovcr to bit another policeman go:; iftlio let mo go, he «nid, I must leave the police-; I snid I 'vrould,' as1 my health bad been bad, and I bud boon thinking of dning -en for same tinie ? I asked Kolly what ho wonld do with llio other two mrn if I grit them to surren-; der; be said I bid bettor get them to snrronaVr, .as if 'thoy did . not he . wonld fchuot them; be said he did no t wan t thoir lives, but he wanted their firenrms and lionra ; ? nt this, timo tbo prisoner was looking, ilovfn Ihorruck,' and X saw a ohiintcorg'tiingoneof thognns;'I mnJe i. step fnrwardas iftngcl it, whon'Hiirt, wbo ,wi0 1 bun concaaled in. the tent, ran ont and cried, ' Look oht, Ned, -ir that b ? Will boon lop of yon in a minute;' the prisondr'Baid 16 oip, ' Von had bettor not, mate; yon know there are not. three nioi in the polico force nblo for mo;'1 it wns by this time flkoht half-past 5«r 6 o'clock,' nnd I expected the other »ucii bnck;, prisoner uaid, ' Arc 'tlie're any others butt' and t explainer] ihnt tlie'ro was a party bnl under Sergeant Sleele; 1 told him I wontd try to get Kennedy and Scnnlnn to surrender if be would prnmin! faithfully uot to shoot them ;1io did bo i 'unii then placed, mo nenrtt log and told me if I gnve nny alarm ho Would put a iiolethrungb me; just afterwards, Ken nedy and Scnnlnh nppcarcd on hsrsebnek; llio horses' wero walking very slowly; I don't remember Unit prisoner said any thing uirtrc to . me ; Kennedy wn* aboitt n dof.en ynrr!s in ndviince of Scmilon ; I 8l»ppcd lowarda tbeiii and SaiH 'ntH loti'd, so llinl llio prisoner could hear^ 'Oh, sergenut, I think you bud btatcr dismount mid surrender, for you are siirromidea ;' ;nl tho snine timo ihe. prisoner' called ont, f'Bail itp; lu.ld iip your ifa'ails;'' Kennerly smiled, and playfully phi liis band upon bis revolver, wbioh witsjiulte

msp. bnckied rip J ' immedi ntelj hi 'iliii pp i|^in]pri*M«Vfi(^Jal%!ld^iqt^{ued.b?«'^| ^enii-di* f,iri8 nssu.ntilasorioaii^peyt, ?od, I i tilrniTl (I'ound nnd look-irj l)»c!t »i., tlio prinoner an'l hit mate, ai*l::fiMiur . ihemv there w«' 011s in 'the 'tont, arid two in Iho ipear grass; they camo for wafd rhnning with gamin their liindg. vind H»rt 'iried M J10 came forward, ' Biil np ; hold np yonr hands;'1 .nttthe time the prikonor fired -nt:Kennedy. he vtm bohinfl ling, kneeling on : bis right l.tien; 'Kennedy mnntb»ve»oen bis bead and ?boulders before ho flred;' ns tho 'other three were advanoing Kelly -hrew doirn (lii'dieohargad gnnRnd picked t)p the ono 'that w«s loaded, which be pointed jn ! th« direction .of Soanlan ; I ORain Ibiiked it Kennedy and «aw him roll on his faoe nniiit rhbrep'e neck,' and roll off on (Its off * deaf tlio hors' ; at'tb'esaaie time that ho -did bo thero weris fbdt «hoU fired ; Scantan puller] up abnttt 80 yards ' from .where the prisoner was concealed, and watt in tbo act oF dismounting from' hit horso when ho first heard tho cry to I hntl tip ; ho osught nt his rifle, ni if to take it off his shoulder, where it was ?trapped, and endeavoured lo get upon hit feel; ha 'fell npon his bands and kneed, and in that position was ehot npon the right nnn; prisoner covered' ihim, bnt tbnre wero three or four shots fir,-d nt the same timo, and nny iif llio other* might linvo covered him. 6carccty.any tiilio elapBcd between the cry to bnilnp . nnd tbo firiiiRof tbo shots ; aceing, Scan Ion falling, I expected no mercy for any «f the party, so I canght and mounted Kennedy!* horse, which tratebxeto hji«.;. the horso wns roslivo of fire ; I turned his head north, and ho movod about twico hia own length while 1 wan struggling to get into the -saddle; after snmo trouble I succeeded in mounting; Knnuody must have, efen me mountin^,but bo did tint nay nnything; a niitiib.T of sbnts wara firfli! while I Wjib riding awny, but at whom I could nnl say; I sow n, blood-spot on Kcnabiu°e cml immediately after tlm nliit I have spiiken of, and be laid over on his hnck; I rode away northerly towards' 1 Mansfield, nntil I got aboot 100 yards past the gap, when I tamed westerly, which wonld take me to the telegraph lino between Benalla and Mansfield.-; I; wns thrown off my horse, And crept- into a wombat hole; I was in the bnsh all night, bnt encceoded in getting l.i Mann field ', at 3 o'clock on Sunday nmniing I was ai far from Mansfield as 1 wns whoa I left the camp, for I waridorer] about in the bnsh ; on arrival at Mnusfiold I reported what occurred to Sib-inspootor Pewtresn; he organised n ssarch pnrty of polico and others, and acco'iipanicd them : wo left nhont two hoiirs after 1 got back tv Mansfield ; wo gut book to Ihe senna of tlm mordors about 1 or 2 o'clock on tho Monday morning, and fnnnd tiio bodies ol constables Lonergan nnd Scanlah wbero I had Hast seen thorn; both were dsad ; wo madv o suarch for Kennedy tlinn, but did nnl miccoml in tiuding him then; «nir tent wa«i burnt down, and that portion of our property which tts not burnt was. removed, in -eluding nrms and ammunition ? nil wo found worn llio lin phibs ; Mr. b«wtrniin came nut in chnrgo:of the parly; Dr. Ucynolds arrived about daylight; bo is the medical g--nlli!in-in who afterwards mndo tho post mortem examination ; I allowed llio two -bodies to him; wo re moved iho bodies to Mansfiold; the d'.'Otnr looked nt them beforo wo removed tboin; they were tilien on piclf-liorson os far ns Mn-m'a Wombat sin? mills, nnd from theiica to Mnnsfiold in a waggon ; I was present nt tho mngiiitoriiir inquiry as tn the death of Ci)iislnble'fjoncrgun; Dr. Reynolds gave ovidenoo; I snw sonic bnllcie ; I saw one bnllot from tho body of Liuegan i it was pointorl-ontby Dr. R'ynolds; IsinrJJiroa6iil/olsok(igotlior; innBiiot nno of the, pnrty who -ipund :S'rgoqnt Kennedy's body, but I snif it on llio Tbursd.iy following, October SI, when it wa?( bronglil into Mansfiald ; thoro was a;iiia(risterinl inquiry on thai, body ';' ' ffennu'dy .had a gold ' watch' wbon tin started with' ibis party from 'tf nns. fiild :' til's la*i I sniT nf the watch wits on Friday night, the night before tho 'murders'; it wns'n valuable gnldiwalcb; I;iiever«iw tlm prisoner bgti.iuinlil.j -snwhiural Glehrow.in on Monday, Juno 2S. last. j.'iSineo'. tbo mnrd.r.) pt M.ina field I;bnvo been prinqipnlly atlaoliod to tho police force ; my benltb is now, very goud ; ;at lliq lime of Urn. murders! ?hB(l. bflon . .anQiiring front bili mgiinss ; when, l,«irfired at Gleiirowaii on ',tb'o iiSth June-last tliopris'iiierhnd been arrenloil. ? Mr. Sinytiiq :' ll You had a conversation with the prisoner then; what did ho;sny?' Mr. Gaunson at ''once objected to' llio' question. He Boid ' that it. a ?' ? late ntng.i in the prncci-'dbtgs lio would refer totbe' cnmlncf «f tbo ' polica on that occasion. It was1 iuileccnl to nsk Snch qnculions. It woiild bofihovnxtp. inter st«ga of. tlie IJocaediugs th»l Ke)y, wbh serioiiely wonnded i»nd.lbal liis .0Hnd,w4s .not^njo position lo nnswor a sories of qucsUous. ? Jf r. Gn rnor. bud pu iilislieci n h amly tidoic, in which, it was; stated that constnbics .ongbi, carofully-, to abatnin from asking queslions, . IT jvidenoe of ibis sort was admitted there «na nothing to prevent. . tho police gdiiig into cells nnd lilornlly posting |trisdncrt tn cnmpel tlinni to give cvidenco.' Mr. Sruylbo Bniii it wonld t)b better for Mr. GbuiisoIi to wait *nd'(a(te his objections ?oftbr bo lind benrd tbo qnenlions. . WJtnefisiounlinned : I went to the lockup atfiennllnand saw the pri- ' 8oner tliero. Mr. Ganinon : ' Did yon arrest the piisoncr ?' Witness ; ' No.!'. Mr. Gaunsnn : ' Did bo send fur yon ?' Witness; 'No.' llr. tiaitnson pro tested against tho blackguardly and brutal nature of this (iroceciiiiff, the polico sent to, a wonujed mnn for the purpose of getting bioi to commit him self. H« 'ventured to say ' if the court ndmilled Uib rvideiico, it wnild find itself in tbo position of seeing it &rr-6led when. it came boforo 4ho Snprome Court. Jlr. Smytlio continned to' say tlint tlio eri lUnco of both Kjoulil bo admitted. . Mr. J?MSlcr said Lholjwas quite prepared to' tako iho resjjqnsibility of accepting, tlio evidence ; tiie^fslion as to tliocindnct of the prisoner, owing .to his . wounds,, was - onop fvfjjJLho' jury,. ..Witn'-ss. toii timipil ; . t'^htS I .*** '#'« i'riaonor ju tlleBenullBlockui'Scilior-coBslibloKiilly iWaB witli' irn|| ^aiid lio paid : lo priaiincr,1

^1)(S-jnn -Itiinw this win, N-«1'?1*' W' «.iiinr mid, ' N-.tf iis'it-nn*. Fl;.hl ?' I ?**!?}, ' y«a to')k me far Flood the List ?toijo yip Wei V UWio'!|jri«in'er- 'ihon ro Vt\\-^VfA' ine'j I 'bflit'lllii'i iliat ttVffih tiri)t- of Jltie innrdcrf, wbp» I turned Rhnleiily Toriud, Ifonud bo had Vny cliost rovo-cd ; he snid that Lonnrgao pointed hi* re volver at him : he (aid that wag all nonsrnise ; lasked -him '«-)i_r hoctmencar us at all, nnd why he did not kenp out of onr .way; his reply was that w« would ?oonlmvc found them out ; their horiios, he enid, wure poor, their nrms and nminniiilion bad, and they wnnlpd tn thoko.n rise ; . 1 then asked him'if Ibnl known niiy isowariiice, nnd Iip said, ' N- !' I'lefthiin ihen. To'lMr. Gaansnh : Am 85 years of age; I wonttothn Richmond depot oh ibn Frirl.iy fdlawing (be murdors ; I voluhtoered In go t' Glen rowai; I vo'niitnered to Iho Oom misaioner At llio Spencer slrce.1 railway Btnlion; linrt a converaaii'in with him on tho reilwny at Glenrowan; ho said to me, 'Gin yon identify' this man, Mcliilyro?' I *»id, '.Yes, oir;' tbi* wns about 5 o'clock in the ovening; I hnd previously scun the remiii.s of whnt I took tn be two m-ji ; they mieht bnve been wo:nun ; lh« prisnner was nnl pre sont wh«n T wns Rnnkcti to by this Chief Co.mmis-iJ-iiifr ; I mU, ' I« Kolly much clianfnil ?'. f went flelct 'dur to the Bonnlln 1-jcifip tn nee llio prisoner; ho-', liody fold the to go ;;I simply board thut bo lidd benn nienltoninrf my unnie; I wont lo neobiin ;'l had no intention of nsjng tho '!C'in- ersnlion n« evidonoo; Senior-cnnBlablo Kelly went with mo, .InoideiiU fn flit C.r».r of Nej Kolly. , Mrs. SkilHon and Tom Lloyd havo hith erto been lmngiit tho sumo hotel as Mr. Oaiiiuon— th» Hibern'an— but at accom modation could not be provided there for Dick Hart and fat Byrne, they hive re moved to another hotol ; and tho fact ot these four frionds leaving togother is re garded ns sigiiilloant. Detective Ward bad a ahort intbrvieir wilh Kelly in the call, at the court house, folly roniindoiJ him of an incident that had oocurred at. Wangnratta boforo the innrdoru, whon he was riding an . nnorokon horse in tho street, and Ward told him ho had hotter find nnotbor place for showing off his horsemanship. Having heard tliat Kolly wa» a grand rider, bo undo this remark with the . view of making him show off; and Kolly did dig hU spurs into the Animal, but it only bucked. ' Kelly now ?aid that over-Binco he btrt-e Ward a$rudge. A number of people. who «aw him in court rooognizod Kelly ns a man they bad noon during tbe career of the Kolly gong at tho Oxloy coursing matches last Sister ; he was seen sitting on a fence, and about four months ago he was drinkine in the bar nf Drover's Hotel, Boochwortli, but no one who saw him knew him except sympathisers. Suigoant Stoelo also bad a. fow words with the prisonor nfter the polico court was a'l arnpd.' To him he said tlmt il'Intyre given his ovidonco hotter than be ex pected, and from othor roinivrks he made bo appeared todorivo groat eitisfactiou from die Ifirgo attandance of ladies at the court. ItiastnloS, on-good niitTiority, that in July, 1870, Kolly visitoa Molbounie, nnd tlut ho slept one.nigbt in the National Hotol, Bourke-strect. It is said that lie talked n little about tho Kolly g«ng, and stated that ho camo from tho north-eastern district*, .ami that ho olenrad aivay boforo daylight. Information was given naict dny t-i tlio police, but the miapootod peraim could nit bo found. — Evening News.

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