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THE BATTLE OF DEBBAH.

CARDINAL MANNING ON HARBOURS…

SERIOUS ACCIDENT ON A RAILWAY.

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AMBITION'S LADDER.

SUICIDE OF A PRISONER.

HIGH JUMPING HUNTERS.

ATTEMPTED SUICIDE OF A CORPORAL.

A JUVENILE THIEF.

TEMPERANCE FETE AT THE CRYSTAL…

SHOCKING ATTEMPTED SUICIDE.

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SHOCKING ATTEMPTED SUICIDE. In London, on Tuesday, at the Lambeth Police- court, Robert Johnson, 50, a cabdriver, living in Windmill-street, Lambeth, was brought before Mr. Biron, Q.C., for attempting to commit suicide on March 31st last by throwing himself under a steam road-roller in Saville-place, Lambeth. James Garrad, driver of a steam road-roller, stated that on March > plst last, about a quarter to six o'clock in the evening, t- he was driving the roller in Saville-place, when the prisoner suddenly left the pavement, and, walking in front of the roller, threw himself down. Witness i immediately reversed the engine, but was unable to I prevent the roller going over Johnson's right leg and left arm. As soon as he stopped the engine witness got down and picked up the accused, who said, Why don't you let it go over me ?"—Police-con- stable 664 A said he was called to Saville-place, and found the prisoner frightfully injured. He was the worse for drink. Witness removed him at once to St. Thomas's Hospital, where amputation of the arm and leg had to be performed. The defendant had been several times convicted of being drunk, and on one occasion smashed a large plate-glass window with his fist. He then sustained such severe injuries as to necessitate his removal to the hospital.—Mr. Biron said the prisoner had been most frightfully punished through his own misconduct and folly. It was shock- ing, a man getting drunk, and acting in this way.— The prisoner was discharged, and removed in a cah to the infirmary.

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AN INTERVIEW WITH THE KING…

DEATHS BY DROWNING.j

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A MODEL SCHOOL TEACHER.

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