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A FOURTEEN-LEGGED FLTTPDJPR. In a recent number of the Bulletin de gtherapeu jf^Rpmity bKiu^ th|r ^pulij1 iftseat WhiiS jthe flra!ra|all cloprifte,-4AichMkftjj»n cflsGte^ce and we w iS^li^W wootllbu^lf'' cRtfrcli- bug, and a host of Mill more homely names. From the earliest timSetms hum'nLe and un- attractive creature has pposed by vulgar practitioners tu contain "in its small body a Tm^CPT.4W~A 1 l! it appears, in large numbers from A Italy to serve as a. -diureticâ.Some -such medicinal -propertieft have, in A^ct, bepn accredited.to it by the French Cod^of Phar:, maty, altnongi,. this /dfeiuaT wdrlt never went s<S1 â'a!L_aJf _to prescribe the exact method-in which Jf.was *° applied or talen. The correspondent ,41., the Bulletin has, however, refused co bd auidedT "by" the "wisdom of the~~0ode, anil has 4°w <^Mehed"r' frte&i f :o ^^red^Jty b; some-* yery pr'actk^l" tf^s.'He has* examined ii to the bodily congtitu'tiAal.'thL iabi^s, Jttfial the who e ch^- ijacter of^ihe. slonorte, apd «we -to tb«ycon :lusiqn tjh&t. it.\ia hot â¢iniiy'df qi 'Uificfi- ffions, hut even of the erdinarv virtues whicl every" jighdy'corfSWtUtt'd -ins^t'/ s-hould le has clesely iir^es'tigated the Wo v^rTetieSjdf "ffie apecips â¢jâthe ro^tte wood louse, with' his' armadillos plate Tirmmn 1 1. '1 "f 1 1 11 ri n i vir mo vailed vj tuc voi IJJ»UO J.uuwct qsel or "wall-ass;" and the "domestic" woodlouse or Keller-e&ely or cave-ass," which has no protecting armour, and instead ofroUHig itself pp on the approach1 of danger t&kea to flight 'wÃtli its-fourteen legs. But in neither of these varieties when dissected, jjoiled, roasted, jdnad, dr.liquifie^'Wivs 'there ,a df the Mrjjpo's&l nitpafte t6 bir foufaW. The^tiriflrfed' virtues of the creature have failed to establish themselves, and it reuaahis saSdlid Wi\.b: the vices of character which have come to light in the enquiry, the chief of which is an insatiable appetite, amounting on suitable oceasfijij to^fc'aMiribal isI'he-'fiydtAr' i^anxious thfct jps £ r JisJsVlJhQia p^ihi^belth/ IkaJLtdf seeing that it will save his Droeenv from that war or exterminatioia (M"t -t40 .V'jfl.; ot'IINN WAKI J -<lllrP

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FELIX OF THE CAFE DU HELDER-

FURIOUS DRIVING IN NEW YORK.

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OUR FRONTIER WAR.

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