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CHOLERA PANIC IN SICILY.

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DELAY IN INDIAN TELEGRAMS

VSATES FROM DESTITUTION.

THE CATTLE PLAGUE.

THE RUSSIAN CATTLE PLAQUE.

A CATTLE PLAGUE IN AMERICA.

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A CATTLE PLAGUE IN AMERICA. The Memphis Bulletin has the following :—a learn from a. gentleman who has just returned froo. Philips and Crittenden Counties, Arkansas, that tie planters in the Mississippi bottoms have been and as still suffering severe loss by the death of their horses, mules, cattle, and hogs by a singular disease, which a carrying them off in great numbers. In the eary part of the summer an incredible number of blade gnats made their appearance in the bottoms, and a- tacked not only cattle and horses, but also bird, wild turkeys, deer, and other game, with such ferocity as to kill in a short time quite a number of then. After the disappearance of the gnats a disease broID out among the cattle, horses, and hogs, and has beei raging for some time, and is still prevailing, thougi the indications now aie that the epidemic—for such t appears to be—is abating. This disease resemblfi very closely erysipelas, the attacked swelling w, sometimes under the breast, at other times on tie side, but more frequently under the throat, and dyiig in generally from twenty-four to forty-eight hours afer being attacked. Oar informant conversed with seveiil i intelligent planters who have been great sufferers by tlis i strange disease, among them a physician eminent in E his profession, and all of them concurred in be ( opinion that it was closely allied to erysipelas, aid c also that the visitation of the gnats in the early psrt s of the summer had some influence in producingne a disease. It is thought that the great amount of I poison which waa necessarily absorbed into Ihe I system by the bite of the gnat—which is a moat poisonous insect-—is_ developing itself in the disease which is now ravaging the whole animal race in that region. Some cases, when (taken in Mmo, a.re cured by precisely the same treatment practised in cases of erysipelas, painting with iodine the affected parts having a fine effect. The loss of stock, especially of hogs, has been very great. One planter in Walnut Bend has lost over 200 hogs and seven horses and5 mules, besides oxen and milk cows. Another, living a short distance above the one named, has lost thirteen mules and horses, and hogs and cattle in proportion. This is only two of many similar instances of losses sustained. On Saturday morning it was reported that two men who had been treating their cattle for the! prevailing disease had been similarly attacked, their throats swelling up in an alarming manner."

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ATTEMPTED WIFE MURDER.

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