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ALIVE IN THE DEAD-HOUSE. The San Francisco Alta California gives an account of the experience of a German who was supposed to have died in that city, and whose body was imme- diately removed and placed in the dead-house attached to the hospital in which he had been under treatment:— The body was deposited in a case where two other bodies had already beenplaced, and between them. The cover was put on and the keeper of the dead-house retired forthe night. About midnight a loud screaming and yelling ot the most un- earthly character was heard in the dead-house. The keeper of the dead-house was sought after, but, being aware of what he was required to do, he sought concealment, preferring to let the ghosts fight it out among themselves rather than attempt te become peace-maker. When at last he was pre- vailed upon to proceed to the dead-h. use and open the door, the ghostly form of the German, whose life had been a few hours previously pronounced extinct, and who had been dressed in the robes of the dead, stood before him. Tne keeper fainted outright, while the terrified German rushed headlong throngh the long halls and corridors of the build- ing, spreading dismay and terror as he went. Some more courageous than the rest caught and srrested him in his frantic career, but the next instant the poor German felon the floor in a flc. The physician was sent for, and restora- tives used, hy which he was restored to consciousness. How he felt when he returned to consciousness we give as he told it himself:— Veil, ven I got sick and vas in bed that day the doctor came to me and said I vas very sick. He vent away, and after he vent I fell asleep. I knew nothing more till I voke in de night, and there was no light. I put out my hand, and I could get no bed clothes, for I vas cold. I den put my hand to vone side to try for the bed-clothes, and, octi, vat you tink I got—vy a ded man Dere he vos, cold enough sure. I roared mid all the power I had, and vas going avay by the other side, ven, sure, I put my hand on another. Then I roared, and called, and cried out aU I could, aud ven I was getting up mybfad struck a board that was covering me. Oh,' said I, • vot does this mean, vere am IT Am I ded and I roared and bawled, and threw off the cover and jumped about as if I vas mad. And I knocked at the door vid my hands and feet, but nobody would open it for me, and I thought I vas dett myself. I was not shure. I had the ded man's dress on me. At last the door opened, and ven I looked at the man vat opened it he fell down mid fear, and I ran till I vas caught. Then fainted, and ven I come to myself I thought it vas a dream. Cut it is as true as I am here.

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