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RELIGIOUS LIBERTY IN AUSTRIA.I

SERVANTS AND THEIR CHARACTERS.

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A WELCOME TO THE BABY PRINCE.

THE NEW MORGUE IN PARIS.

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THE NEW MORGUE IN PARIS. The new La Morgue, or dead-house, in Paris, which is being raised behind the cathedral of Notre Dame, between the bridge of St. Louis and that of the archbishop's palace, is now nearly complete. It is to be occupied as soon as the court-yard is paved and flagged. The new dead-house is composed of a principal building, with arches at three of the sides. There are wings at the right and left with five windows, which are fitted up for the accommodation of the persons employed to receive and lay out the dead bodies brought there. At the lower end is the dead hall, so called because the subjects are to be first deposited there. It is there the servants are to dress them before they are placed cn their marble bed to be exposed to the examination of those who may come to look for a lost friend. The dead hall communicates with a second room, in which the bodies are to be washed. In this room are placed several vats filled with hot water. Beyond this room are the drying lofts, and the large presses in which the wearing apparel of the deceased is deposited. The great hall in which the bodies are exposed to public view is close to the street. It is well-aired, and lighted by a skylight. There are two windows, so placed as to create a constant current of air. There are twelve marble tables on which the bodies are to be placed. The old Morgue, which is shortly to be taken down, is situated on the Quai du Marche Neuf, and was built in the year 1804. It replaced the building of the prison of the Chatelet, where the dead bodies found in the Seine were exposed, but at that peried nobody claimed a body, because it was supposed that a sum of money should be paid for the recovery. E.ven now such a belief exiats among a certain class of the population. It was at the Morgue of the Quai du Marche Neuf that the body of a child was ex- posed for six weeks after it had been embalmed, which the assassin Elicabide murdered at La Villette.

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