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LORD KITCHENER'S POST.

HEAVY FINE FOR BETTING.

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HEAVY FINE FOR BETTING. On Monday, at Middlesex Sessions, Joseph John Priest, a fishmonger, was charged with having used his shop at Hornsey for the pur- pose of betting. Evidence for the prosecution was that in six days eighty-four men and two women were seen to visit the shop ami hand ¡ 1ll betting slips. When taken to the police- station after the police had raided the j premises defendant turned out his pockets, j As lie drew forth a baize bag six slips tell cut, and he said to a constable: "You must have put them there." -TjNK-eoiietable denied I iL lil- Defendaut on oath denied taking bets in his EIIOP, but, cross-examined, he admitted taking bets in a City street. He was found guilty, and fined 975 and costs. The Chairman referred to the mischief done by betting. The insane habit on the part of those who could ill afford it, he said, of laying out money in the hope of getting something for nothing was the cause of much mischief among the community. I

MISS DIANA CHURCHILL. i

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F ATA SIDE SLIP,

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LATJNDRYMAN'S NEW TRADE.

LOVER'S LAST MESSAGE.

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7,000 MILES FOR A BRIDE.

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GRpESOME ACCIDENT.

OUR LONDON LETTER. .

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