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THE JACOBSDAL GARRISON.
A DASHING SOUTH AUS-
CONTINUED USE OF EXPLO-
LONDON. Nor. 20.
Router's correspondent, reports flint Mr. Harvey 1'. .Finlayson, of Adelaide, com- manded a detachment of the Capo Mounted Police stationed ni. Modder Uiver, detailed to relieve Hie Capetown Highlanders, who held
Mr. Finlayson, with four men, not waiting for the slow-going men on foot accompanying him, galloped into the town and oxporicuced, in the squaro which the Highlanders had pre- viously found so disastrous, a tiro from four sides. Mr. Finlayson and his men chased a number of fugitive horsemen, mid then re- luming to the town they arrested the Doors who had sniped at them from the houses round the square.
Mr. HarvBV Fiulayson, reforred to, ia the only sou of Mr. 3 > H. Finlayson, one of tho pronrietors of the "South Australian! Register" He is about 20 years of agc, and went tu South Africa from England as a veterinary surgeon. He af forwards joined the Cape Mounted Police. _