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REVOLVER SHOOTING IN A SOLICITOR'S…

LONDON LETTER.

SPORTS AND PASTIMES.

MURDER OF AN ENGLISHMAN.j

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CURRENT OPINION.

SCARBOROUGH BOATING FATALITY.

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LADIES' LETTER.

TURKS AT TfiFIR OLD GAME.

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SOCIETY GOSSIP.

INTENSE HEAT IN AMERICA.

HONDURAS IN PAWN.

WHALER CRUSHED IN THE ICE.

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FIELD AND GARDEN.

A WAITER'S CONSIDERATION.

FIRE AT BERMONDSEF.

ACCIDENTS ON THE ROAD.

GAS EXPLOSION.

THE RUSH TO KLONDYKE.

DEATH OF GENERAL LYONS.

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DEATH OF GENERAL LYONS. The death is announced of General Thomas Casey Lyons, C.B., late Governor and Commander- in-Chief in Bermuda., General Lyons joined the 16th (Bedfordshire) Regiment in 1845, and after- wards, when in the 20th, then the East Devon- shire, served in the Indian Mutiny oampaign afc the actions of Chanda, Umeerpoore, Sultan pore, and Dhowraha, the siege and capture of Lucknow, the subsequent operations in Oude, and the actions of Mohan, Morar, Mow, and Beerah, the capture of Simree Fort, the fight at Buxar Gbat, and the capture of Oohmrea Fort. Later he was with the Royal Irish Fusiliers, and became Major-General in 1881 and General in 1393. He was created a Companion of the Bath in 1877, was granted the Reward for Distinguished Service in 1888, and in the course of his career held several staff appoint- ments, including the command of the Western District, and, lastly, the governorship of Bermuda, from which ha retired last year. He was 67 years of age.

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