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LYRIC ARTISTE'S FRIGHT. A iyrh artiste connected with a concert party which petforms at an establishment in the onter boalevards of Paris met with a disagreeable sui- pcise early on Monday moining. She returned to her botel in the Cours de Vinceunes at half-past one, and had jnst entered her room when she uttered a piercing cry. It was an unaccustomed spectacle in tbe bed which made her shout on». Two forms were extended nnder the bedclothes. She could not see more, for on hearing her anguishing shriek the two forms jumped from the bed and disappeared through the window. The yonng woman s'tnk into an armchair in a Rwoon. Her landlord and several tenants of the bouse arrired aud applied restoratives, and she speedily recovered. What was the canae of her fright V The answer was IIOOD forthcoming. A week afto an Italian named Dominico Farelli, a trainer of monkeys, arrived at the hotel, and intended to stay nutil bo obtained an engage- ment to perform at a fair. Meanwhile he made the monkey3 go through their tricks every day. After the last rehearsal the ltalian leh tbe hotel, unmindful of the fact that he had forgotten to chain up two of his monkeys. Theae, profiting y their freedom, undertook a tour of explora- tion. They found their way into the lyric artiste's room, and took a. violent fancy to her bed, and lay'down in it. Ooe of the monkeys had even put on part of tbe artiste's night attire.

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