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. WELSH ASSOCIATION CUP.

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MARKET REPORTS.

THE AFGHAN WAR.

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FATAL ACCIDENT ON SNOWDON.

. TRIAL OF THE CITY OF GLASGOW…

. AN EXTRAORDINARY CAREER.

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AN EXTRAORDINARY CAREER. The adjourned examination of the prisoner Peace for the wilful murder of Arthur Dyson took place at Sheffield on Friday, Jan. 24. To avoid increasing the excitement which has prevailed in the town--since his attempted escape, and to prevent a scene in open court, the hearing took place in the lobby outside the prisoner's cell. When assisted from his bed to a chair he affected to be in a very prostrate condition, and pleaded that the case might be adjourned. The stipendiary refused to listen to him, and Mrs. Dyson's cross-examination was proceeded with. The object of the questions put to her was to prove that Peace's attentions had been acceptable to hear, that they had sat together for their portraits, that she had written letters to him apprising him of her husband's movements, and that she had received a ring from him. She denied having written the letters; said her husband was present when the portraits were taken; that she did receeive a ring; and that a photograph of herself, found in the prisoner's possession, was a copy of one which was stolen from her house. The prisoner was committed to the Leeds assizes for trial. With reference to this case Peace has made an extraor- dinary statement. After showing how cleverly he could distort his features so as to alter altogether the expression of his face, he gave a history of his movements since the night of the murder. He said that after hiding in the country a short time he drove to the Sheffield parish church gates in a cab and went from thence by rail to Masbro', Beverley, Hull, Leeds, Bradford, Manchester, and Nottingham, at all of which places he committed barglaries. At the latter place he met Mrs. Thompson, who divulged the secret of his identity in London, when he was in prison for the Blackheath burglaries. He de- clares that he visited Sheffield several times after the committal of the murder, and was actually in the town when the inquest was being held on the body of Mr. Dyson. He committed many burglaries in Sheffield at the same time, and on returning to London was so com- pletely disguised that he courted the attention of the de- tectives, confident in his power of deception, and they had no idea of his identity. Peace was removed from Wakefield to Leeds on Wed- nesday, for trial at the assizes. Mr. Justice Lopes, in charging the grand jury, referred to the case as one which had excited almost an undue amount of public interest; but he thought the grand jury, after hearing the evidence, would have no diSoulty in coming to the conclusion that a prima facie case waa made out against Peace.

I NORTH NORFOLK ELECTION.

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