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SYSTEMATIC PLUNDER OF EMPLOYERS.

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ATTEMPTED SUICIDE AT THE EXHIBITION.

DEATH BY THE UPSETTING A CART.

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A curious instance of what the French call game law s" is mentioned by the Droit. A young man of about twenty was amusing himself by shooting spar- rows, with a pea-shooter, on the open space before the Invalides. A policeman hauled him off to gaol, and he has since been tried, convicted, and sentenced to pay a fine (trifling in amount,. indeed) for an infraction of the laws of la chuse In opposition to several decisions which have been given under the new Poaching Act, the magistrates of Leicester, acting upon the advice of their clerk, have decided that a person found on the highway in possession of game, suspected to have been unlawfu'lj obtained, is not bound to show how he-became possessed of it. It rests with the prosecutor, in their opinion, to prove the charge ot unlawful possession by distinct affirmative evidence. A letter from Home in the Nord says:—" A serious occurrence, though unfortunately by no means surprising, has just taken placs in the Roman territory, on an estate belonging to Mgr. Bedini. Two French soldiers, yielding to a very excusable temptation, ven- tured to pick a few bunches of grapes from the cardinal's vines. They were seen by the farmers, who furiously | attacked them, killing one and wounding the other. The guilty parties then fled in Mgr. Bedini's own carriage. But they were overtaken, and at the instance of M. de Montebello, have been removed to Rome for trial." Alleged Suicide and Murder.—On Thursday morning information was circulated in the City police stations that, about nine o'clock the previous night, a young woman mounted the parapet of Blackfriars- bridge, with an infant in her arms, and jumped into the river, and that both had been carried away by the tide. Next day, a waterman belonging to Chelsea, in passing along the river, discovered near the piers of Blackfriars- bridge the body of a female, apparently about twenty- five yews of age, dressed in a light cotton gown, white petticoat, brown stockings, and side laced-up bpots. No infant was, however, found; but whether the deceased was the female who threw herself into the river on Wed- nesday night is unknown. Wills.-The will of Jacob Ricardo, Esq., M.P., of Lowndes-square, and of Exbury House, Fawley, Hants, was proved in London by his relict, the Right Hon. Lady Catherine Ricardo, sister of the Earl of Bite. The personalty was sworn undmr £ 50,000. Mr. Ricardo died at the age of 50, having executed his will in 1860, which is very brief, appointing his wife, Lady Catherine, sole executrix and also residuary legatee of his property, both real and personal, and bequeathing to his son his shares in the Norwegian Trunk Railway, or in lieu thereof a sum of £13,000. Legacies are left to ali his servants who have been with him for a lengthened period. The will of Thomas Wakley, Esq., i M.R.C S late M.P. for Finsbury, and coroner for Mid- dlesex, of Bedford-street, Strand, and of Matlock Bath, near Buxton, Derbyshire, who died at the island of Madeira in May last, was proved in London on the 18th 0f September. The personalty was sworn under £12.000, the executors nominated being his son, Thomas H. Wakley, Esq., of Arlington street, Piccadilly, and i Thomas Spalding, Esq., of Hendon; the son alone is acting executor. The will, which is of moderate length, was executed in 1861, and is strictly of a family nature, directing his estate at Matlock, consisting of messuages and land, and all other real estate, to be sold; the net proceeds arising therefrom, together with his personal property, to be equally divided between his three sons. Mr. Wakley was in h 68th year.

MURDER AND ATTEMPTED SUICIDE…

FEASIBLE SOLUTION OF THE ROMAN…

PRESIDENT LINCOLN AND THE…

NARCOTISING CHILDREN.

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WHOLESALE ROBBERY OF JEWELLERY…

pATAL COLLISION ON THE RIVER.

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