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OFFICIAL CHANGES IN TURKEY.

THE BATTLE OF KARABUNAR.—ALLEGED…

THE SIEGES OF SILISTRIA AND…

THE BATTLE OF PLEVNA.

THE ALLEGED RUSSIAN ATROCITIES.

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A MONTGOMERYSHIRE HORSE CASE.

. 'ECCLESIASTICAL.

DEATH OF MR. WARD HUNT.

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DEATH OF MR. WARD HUNT. A Reuter's telegram from Homburg announces the death of the Right Hon. Ward Hunt, First Lord of the Admiralty, which occurred there on Sunday morning, July 29. The right hon. gentleman has been in a very precarious state of health for some time past and on the 27th of June he left England for the Continent, in the hope that rest from his official duties, and change of scene and climate, would effect the necessary restoration. Telegrams received at the Admiralty from Homburg from time to time induced a belief that he was making satisfactory progress; indeed, on Saturday last a London newspaper announced that he would return to town this day. The Globe of the same evening contradicted this rumour, but stated that the latest reports were that he was going on favourably. The news of his death comes, therefore, with startling suddenness. The following brief memoir is from Men of the Time — The Right Hon. George Ward Hunt, M.P., only surviving son of the late Rev. George Hunt, of Buckhurst. Berkshire, and Wadenhoe House, Oundle, Northamptonshire, by Emma, daughter of Air. Samuel Gardiner, of Coombe Lodge, Oxford- shire, was born at Buckhurst, July 30, 1825, and educated at Eton and at Christ Church, Oxford (B.A. 1848, M.A. 1851, Hon. D.C.L. 1870). Mr. Hunt was called to the bar in 1851, and went the Oxford circuit, but he relinquished practice before entering Parliament. In 1852 and 1857 he unsuccessfully contested the borough of Northampton in the Conservative interest; but in December, 1857, on the death of Mr. Augustus Stafford, he was returned for the northern division of the county of Northampton, which he has represented ever since. Always an active and business member of the House of Commons, Mr. Hunt took in 1866, a very prominent position by introducing a Bill for dealing with the cattle plague, and by pressing it on with indomitable energy, pari passu with the measure of the Government. On the accession of Lord Derby to power, in June, 1866, Mr. Hunt was nominated Financial Secretary to the Treasury, and he1 was Chancellor of the Exchequer from February to December, 1868. He was sworn of the Privy Council on being appointed Chan- cellor of the Exchequer, In February, 1874, when Mr. Disraeli formed his Cabinet, Mr. Hunt was appointed First Lord of the Admiralty. Mr. Hunt was a magistrate and deputy-lieutenant for Northamptonshire, and was elected Chairman of Quarter Sessions for that county in April, 1866. He was also a bencher of ,Lincoln's-inn, and was created an honorary D.C.L. of Oxford at the Commemoration of 1870. In 1857 he married Alice, third daughter of the Right Rev. Dr. L Robert Eden, Bishop of Moray and Ross, in the Episcopal Church of Scotland, by whom he leaves a family. Mr. Ward Hunt was descended from an old Shropshire family. We have had several references to his grandfather, Rowland Hunt, Esq., in Byc-goncs. It was he who was the means of getting the bust (by Bacon) of Howard the Philanthropist, placed over the en- trance of the County Gaol at Shrewsbury. He was a prolific writer on county politics.

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