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THE WAR IN AMERICA. 4.

MINING COMPANY REVELATIONS.

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THE AMERICAN NEGROES AND MR.…

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Humbug and Appearances. — Humbug, my friends! which of us is without it ? Not you, Mr. Cynic, with all your philosophy; not you, Mrs. Candour, for all your rudeness. It is carping, selfish Diogenes in his tub yonder—Diogenes, who has not washed this morning, and is angry with me because I have—Diogenes, who is the greatest humbug of us all. There are hundreds of excellent people in this world whose good qaali'ies lie beneath, and are even indicated by a little effervescence of eccentricity. You and i, dear Punter, have often rowed in the same boat and know the banks of the sedgy Thames; how do we recognise good ale when we see it ? Is it not by the light and foaming character of he brew? Reach me that tankard, if you please, with the head on. I dip my beak into the pewter, and the froth fails off on either side. We do not care for that, you know, but the draught below; how refreshing, how excellent a tap!— London Society.

ENCOUNTER WITH POACHERS.

ANOTHER ALLEGED WIFE MURDER.

MEETING AT STALYBRlDGE ON…

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EXTRACTS FROM " PUKCH" & "…

EXTRAORDINARY SUICIDE OF A…

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