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-I Glamorganshire Quarter…

CARDIFF POLICE COURT.-SATURDAY.

MERTHYR AND NEIGHBOURHOOD.

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OX THE DEATH OF THE OLDEST…

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OX THE DEATH OF THE OLDEST MAN IN RADNORSHIRE, AGED 103 YEARS. THRKESCORK and ten make up the sum of years Bestowed on man along this vale of tears; Still, on some heads full eighty winters fall, Ere yet they bow at Death's resistless call But sa)- what !U¡>:ll1S to five-score years extends This life which sometimes in its dawning ends ? What wells of health those cheering streams supply Which like a charm seem to forbid to die 1- Two sources ever all such blessings bring, And yield of peace a pure, exhaustless spring- The moderate wish, the heart to God resigned, A cheerful spirit and contented mind. Science and physiology are continually making new disco- veries, but what fact is half so remarkable as this which is very little noticed, namely, that the human pulse shall beat for sixtv, seventy, and even a hundred years, day and night, in joy or without ceasing fyj a single moment I I; I

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