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THE VOLUNTEER REVIEW AT BRIGHTON.

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DEPARTURE OF EMIGRANTS.

BANQUET TO MR. GEORGE HUDSON.

THIEVES' SUPPER.

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THE COLLECTION OF TAXES.

DEATH OF PROFESSOR MAGNUS.

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DEATH OF PROFESSOR MAGNUS. Professor Tyndall, in last week's Nature, writes:- On the 4 th of April, 1870, at a quarter-past ten p.m., died peacefully, after a long illness, Dr. Gustav Magnus, Professor of Physics, and Director of the Physical Cabinet in the University of Berlin. He was an experimental philosopher of great and varied ex- cellence, executing his work with the choicest appa- ratus and with the most conscientious care. His numerous labours are known to all students of physics, and they are such as to secure for him an enduring fame. On the 28th of April, 1851,1 first saw Professor Magnus on his own doorstep in Berlin. His aspect won my immediate regard, which was strengthened to affection by our subsequent intercourse. He gave me a working place in his laboratory, and it was there I carried out the investigation on diamagnetism and magne-crystallic action, which is published in the Philosophical Magazine for September, 1851. In 1853 I was again in Berlin, and found under hiM roof the same ready help and sympathy. Professor Hurst and myself paid him a visit last summer; and he after- wards attended the Exeter meeting of the British As- sociation, where his frank, genial, and gentlemanly demeanourwere conspicuous to all. Over and above his direct contributions to science. Professor Magnus exercised a powerful indirect influence, through the kindly aid and countenance which he lent to young in. quirers. When I bade him good-bye in 1851 his last words to me were, If you should meet any really able young fellow, willing to work, and to whom such asaistanca as I can render, would be valuable, send him to me." There are many such, now no longer young, who, like myself, will mingle a grateful memory of his goodness with their grief for his loss.

BABOO KESHUB CHUNDER SEN.

:GOOD FRIDAY IN THE EAST-END…

DEATH OF THE DUCHESS OF BERRI:

THE UNIVERSITY BOAT RACE.

CHARGE AGAINST A BOY OF THIRTEEN.

AMENDMENT OF THE GAME LAWS.

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