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DESTRUCTIVE FIRE AT BARNET.

FUTURE OF THE CRYSTAL PALACE.

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FUTURE OF THE CRYSTAL PALACE. A Bill dealing with the future of the Crystal Palace is to be introduced into Parliament next Session. The preamble recites that "it is ex-j pedient that provision should be made for securing the continuance of the work of the Crystal Palace and for settling and reorganis- ing the affairs of the company, and that with this object a scheme of arrangement should be sanctioned and carried into effect." The scheme proposes that from January 1, 1911, the management of the company shall be vested in a board of nine directors, of whom the chairman shall be appointed by the Board of Trade, one by the Corporation of London, on« by the London County Council, one by the Surrey County Council, one by the Kent County Council, and four by the company. The Palace is to be deemed to be a work on which the Public Works Loan Commissioners are to be authorised to lend £ 75,000 at 3t per cent., to be. repaid ,by annual instalments in fifty years, and secured by the public bodies, and by and secured by the public bodies, and by annuities which are to be purchased with tlio aid of a national fund or subscription.

DOY TWICE ATTEMPTS SUICIDE.

WISHED, TO BE LOCKED UP.

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I I HOME HINTS.

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USEFUL RECIPES.

FUN AND FANCY.

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iRAN AWAY WITH THE SAFE.

TWO WIVES TOO MANY.