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T«B AHTtf ULUC.T .)w DA'FL. Of the millions of people who havf A fcindl' propensity towards oats, fow probably Aave aD) Idea bow much might be written tbout thctt peta from the side not alone of hudtan aseoci*. tion but of distinguished companionship. A French writer who has been devoting nirosell to this aspect of pussy's history brings togetnei fuite an imposing list of great names of both Saxes as lovers of the cat tribe. xftat tabby always falls on her feet, like some careloef bipeds, in a proverb, but not many perhaps have "ard that this enviable faculty is a miraculous privilege bestowed by Mahomet. Richelieu, it teems, kept twenty cats; Taeeo had the" fancy." and merely to mention Baudelaire, Chateau fetiand, Victor Hugo, Berariger, and Maupas ■ant, one almost regrets to learn that Petrarclv »fter so far departing from the spiritual tone oi fcis sonnets to Laura as to half cherish thought# ij it suicide on her death, finally found consolation ta the caresses of a cat whose skeleton may still be soon in the museum at Padua. ♦

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