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SHOCKING TRAGEDY NEAR NEW…

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There is a story of a witness in a court of law who called to attest to a person's insanity. "I know heS mad," said the witness, -'because the poor fellow imagine3 himself to be.the prophet Jeremiah." "Do yon consider that to be a proof of mental derangement?" asked the ex- amining counsel "I should rather thjnk so," confidently replied the witness, '"seeing that T myself am the prophet Jeremiah." On the 28th, the inquest upon the remains of the un fortunate persons who were killed in Liverpool on Sunday night, was resumed before the eosoner of that borough* One witness stated that the misconduct of a drunke man first led to the panic. It was added that the voic which was heard to call out fire" was that of a boy^ The school was lighted with gas, and, according to t evidence.jthere were no candles burning, at the time £ he disaster. The jury found that tk.e deceased perso died fr«m suffocation in a panic, the result of brawn » by a drunken man named Nevin, and by a person known crying fire The widening of the north-w door of the chapel was recommended. J