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.. JOHN BBDELL'S I SACRIFICE.

THE CHOLERA.

THE ANARCHISTS.

LADY MA>\SKL AND HER MANAGER.i

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AMERICAN FOREST FIRES. ,.',.

FAST STEAMERS TO CANADA.

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TWO SWAGGERERS IN TROUBLE.I

CHOIR BOY DROWNED, .--

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SEAMEN'S STRIKE AT CARDIFF.

CARDIFF COAL TRIMMERSI AND…

CARDIFF DOCKERS WAGES,

SOUTH WALES COAL TRADE.

THB FATALITY ON SNOWDON.

TERRIBLE BOATING1 DISASTER.…

ANCIENT WELSH MSS.

THE CARDIFF SHOOTING CASE.

ALLEGED WHOLESALE SWINDLING…

WAR IN THE EAST.

---------SHIPPING NEWS.

MR S. SMITH, M.P.,I CENSURED

A TERRIBLE DEATH,

A BOY SHOT AT YARMOUTH. --I

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- COAL DUST IN MINES.

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COAL DUST IN MINES. THE SOUTH WALES EXPERI- MENTS, SUPINENESS OF THE HOME OFFICE. Wtii.e the Home 'hiice is .vpparentlv hcsi. tating to resume an^.i (x^utinrie on it.j own aoeoiint the experiments tx>mmenced by Mr. Hill in Lancashire, with regtu'd to the explosive qualities of coaJ dust in mines, »oiningengineers Hill in Lancashire, with rewitrt to the explosive qualities of coaJ dust in mines, »oiningengineers and oollieiry managers iu South Wales are I (says the "Eijgh>ear") nvaking efforte to solve tlie problem for themselves by teste which are carried out 011 whlli. may be called for the noiiCe the "volmibarv frrinciple." In the locality t-hore k undo^jlnedly, a great deal of dissatisfaction with the verdict of the corixior's inquest, into the -iiise^ of the death of the victims of the Albion Colliery disaster. It is not surprising or unnatural that the find- rug should be T<sgard«d as iiuionclufive. What can lie expei^ted u; all ordinary <•<■•■ •oerV jury- and here were two juries and two coroners (■ecau»e of the deaths laiiiug in two juris- dictions—-when 'jUtwtions of the greatest deli- cacy and coinplexity have lieen determined V How can b!tM most- "highly respectable'" body 'A jurors dtvide i»i mattt-rs when mining experts have had1 to conft^ that for their final experts have had1 to conft^ that for their final opinion they ai-e awaiting move iKisitive pvi- dwiof V It i" ouly tlie gravit-y <»•' the calamity I which calls attention to Use insuflioicncy and inwtfioiency of our present method of investi- gating its causes. If ocdliery explosions and terrible deat-h-rolls were of as common ixv.-ureace aii. sa.y. railway aocidents. th-xoroner would inevitably be supplemented or superseded by an engineering expert, who would take an the boientific evidence i) °mild g«t. and jrosi nt to the Government a rerorf which sbonld, as all events, have t-he merit of being impartial and scientifically precise. The South Wales minin'.r engineers are even now in doubt- as to It the relative .-treiigth of the explosive powers of coal duet in different pits, in different I measures in the same pit, and in different ivte •liniin-r to the sxwne Tuea?ures. The question may be sai l to depend vt-ry largelv, if not mainly, on the relative moisture of the work- '«gs. f

THE ILFRACOMBE DROWN .ING…

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