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INDIAN TROOPS FOR EGYPT.

SIR RIVERS WILSON ON THE EGYPTIAN…

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AMERICAN NEWS.

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CETEWAYO'S VISIT TO ENGLAND.

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jlMPESIAL PARLIAMENT.

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CUTTINGS FROM AMERICAN PAPERS.

A MILITARY VIEW OF AN ENGLISH…

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THE SALVATION ARMY AT THE…

THE PARCELS POST.

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THE PARCELS POST. The terms arranged between the Postal authorities and the railway companies for the new system of parcels post are stated to be as follows :-Rates-not exceeding lib., 3d. not exceeding 31b., 6d.; not exceeding 51b., 9d. not exceeding 71b,, Is. Division 55 per cent. to the railway companies, 45 per cent. to the Post Office but the Post Office ia to take the whole of the receipts on parcels not conveyed by railway, receipts for present book parcels to be in- cluded. It is proposed that the agreement should continue for a period of not less than 21 years. These terms now only await the confirmation of the Treasury.

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SUFFERINGS AT SEA:

THE LATE FLOODS IN TRAVANCORE.

THE LATE GENERAL GARIBALDI.

AN AESTHETIC FARM.

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THE MARKETS.