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jTALE OF THE APACHES. 1

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j f0 KENTUCKY FI8K-STORY.

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I A CONTICT'S STATEMENT.

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A CONTICT'S STATEMENT. CHARGES AGAINST A PRISON OFFICIAL. A story of a rather remarkable character was told at the Glasgow Sheriff Criminal Court by a man named James M'Luskie, who pleaded guilty to a charge of stealing a handbag and purse containing 3s. from a lady in the Tron- gate on the 10th inst, M'Luskie, who is a native of Paisley, and aged 24, submitted a statement to the court, in which he reviewed his life of crime, and his unsuccessful efforts to continue in steady employment. His state- ment concluded thus:I was released from prison in June, 1880, and resumed work shortly after, and worked steadily for the space, of three and a half months, when I again lost my situation through no fault of my own. I then again got into company with my old asso- ci-ates, and was this time sentenced to three years' penal servitude. I got OIl tolerably well. I was working in the Peterhead quarry, and it was my duty to look for stones for the masons. One cta-v in March, while the prisoners were at dinner, the foreman of the quarry had blasted. WhEn I returned I perceived the threatening aspect the rocks had. and that the least blast of are would send them upon the heads of the men below. I pointed out the danger, and was told that I had but to do vV,r.t I was told. I obeyed, and no sooner did reach the face of the quarry than the self-same stones came crashing on my- head, and broke my collar-bone, and knocked four teeth down my throat. I was rendered unconscious for upwards of half an hour. I remained in the r'r.firmary till the dav of my release, which was the 10th of May. As compensation I received £ 3 over and above my gratuity. The prisoner also made a statement about assaults which he had received since his liberation, and asked for a lenient sentence, which, he saici, mignt be the means- of making him an honest member, instead of beng a scourge to society." -Sherift Guthrie, in passing sentence ot three months imprisonment,, intimated, that the statement of the priMxner would be, forwarded to tÍH; Secre- taiy for Gotland.

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A NEW RUSSIAN SHELL.

A NEW RUSSIAN SHELL.

JACK AND HIS "GROG."

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LADY SENT TO PRISON.

AN EX-POLICEMAN'S CPaME.

KILLED WHILE GOING RABBIT…

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MAltRIED A CENTURY.

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i STEALING- A CHILD.

.DEATH OF VIE COUNTESS BATIING.