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The Siege of Charleston.

The Situation in Tennessee.

,The Mexican Question.

PREVENTION. OF INFANTICIDE.

EXTRACTING A-BATS TEETH. !

DEATH OF THE MARQUIS OF HUNT'LY.

THE RUSSIAN REPLY TO ENGLAND.

JENNY BIND AT A HARVEST .FESTIVAL.

WHOLESALE SMUGGLING WROM HEM:…

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WHOLESALE SMUGGLING WROM HEM: MAJESTY'S YACHT.. On Saturday, at the Portsmouth Police-court, Mr. John Thomas A,.? Is, a person of independent means, was charged with smuggling 432 lb. of Cavendish tobacco, whereby he forfeited the sum of JI358 8s., being i!he treble value. The evidence disclosed a systematic system of smuggling, it is believed, from her Majesty's yacht. On the 10th September two heavy boxes arrived at the parcels office of the Portsmouth station, directed to the Rev. Mr. Baidey, Southsea, Portsmouth," having been conveyed from Waterloo Station. These boxes were placed in one of Messrs. Chaplin and Horne's delivery vans, and conveyed to the house of Mr. Baldey, who was greatly surprised at their contents. He sent for the coast-guard officer; and the tobacco was seized and stored at the Custom- house. After the boxes had been taken away, Mr. Mills went to the station and asked if any cases had arrived for Baidey," and on being told they had been sent to the address, appeared greatly confused, saying, "I did not expect them. by this train." It thus became evident that the direction on the boxes was a ruse, to get them clear from the station without suspicion. But their early arrival frustrated the smuggler's plan. Inquiries were made and prisoner was apprehended by Lieu- tenant Cataj or, commanding the coast-guard station at Southsea. Mr. Ford appeared for the defendant, and Mr. Graham (from the solicitor's office, Custom- house, London) appeared on behalf of the Crown. The evidence having been heard the magistrates t, z, said the prisoner was charged with unshipping, or otherwise being concerned in unshipping, or otherwise dealing in 432 lb. 01 tobacco. The evi- dence they had heard left no doubt upon their minds that prisoner had committed the offence with which he was charged, and they therefore ordered him to pay a fine, of £ 358 2s., or to be imprisoned until paid. Mr. Ford asked the magistrates to recommend the Commissioners of the Inland Eevenue to mitigate the penalty, and, as the solicitor for the prosecution did not object, the magistrates recommended that the fine be mitigated one half. It appears that two other boxes were, sent from the Eoyal yacht, when at Gravesend, to the Landport Station, and delivered at the house of a person who served on board the Royal yacht. There is, we are told," little doubt that the tobacco came from the Rpyal yacht, and it is said that an extensive system of snuio-o'linc is carried on'by persons on board. °

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DEATH OF THE RIGHT HON. EDWARD…

DEATH ON THE ROAD.

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; A DVEL BETWEEN TWO LADIES.

THE SUICIDE OF A YOUNG MAN…

; MR. DISRAELI ON HARVEST…

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