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BIG STSAEIR AT SWANSEA.

ABESAVO J AND TIE CHUftCS.

! !FOR MORRISTON'S YOUNG MEN.

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MEANT TO MOB ASQUITHI

SIR GEORGE NEWNES* YACHT.

SWANSEA WELSH CHURCHI BAZAAR.¡

LOCAL BILLS IN PAELIAMENT

I SWANSEA'S ASYLUM QUESTION,

SWANSIA SAVINGS SANK. I

SWANSEA "OIUtS AND COALI IATES.

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LAD KILLED AT KILLAY.j

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LANDOBE BOY CIUSHID TO DEATH.

SOUTH WALES TRABS DEFENCE…

IBISHOP OF ST. DA TIDtl AT…

SWANSIA SIAIIIN MEET. _..I

I - RAVENMILL MALI VIICI PARTY

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SWANSEA YOUTH'S DOWNFALL -

"I DID KISS A QUEEN."

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"I DID KISS A QUEEN." PEPYS' CLAIM: SCANDALOUS EXHIBITION RECALLED. For more than two centuries the body of Katherine of France. Henry V.'I Queen, uncovered in the building of Henry VII. Chapel, was one of the sideshows seen by even' visitor to the Abbey. Pepys, indeed, records that, "fI Shrove Tuesday, 1669, he "had the upper paj-i of her body in my bands and did kiss her mouth, reflecting upon it that 1 did kiss a Queen." Only in 1778 was this scandalous exhibitior emded by the seclusion of the poor dead Queen, while it was left to the middle of the last oentcry to give it a new coffin and bwy it in the chantry of Henry V. V That the passion for such Mgtitt is not peculiar to England was shown by the double exhumation of the remains of the Dauphin, the unfortunate child of Louis XVI. His grave was first discovered in 1646, in the churchyard of Sainte Marguer- ite and again, in 1895, purely all a matter of historical inquisiUvNMSS, the bones and fair curling hair of the heir of France were uncovered under authority from the Gov- ernment. But in fairness, it most be admitted to the unearthing of prehietorioal burial barrows and tumuli, and to tomb-breakmg in Egypt arc, Asia Mmor, we are indebted for otherwise unobtainable knowledge at the life and condition of man in past ages.

-------COTTON TBADE CUSIS.

"MARITANA/' AT GLAIS.

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