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THE REFORM LEAGUE. ) !

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TRIAL AND ACQUITTAL OF THE…

OLD BUYS.

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FACTS AND FACETIAE. .

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Bursting of the Aire and Calder Caral.- A few days ago the canal which runs near B&rnsley again burst its banks, doing serious damage. The water was observed to be gradually lowering, when a large aperture was discovered near the aqueduct, a place where it has previously burst twice within a very recent period. Every effort was put forth to dam the hole up if possible, but to no purpose, and the water was run off for a distance of nearly half a mile. The water thus liberated mude its way into some low-lying grass land beneath and beyond the arehes of the aque- duct, where it did considerable damage. Several pit-s have been brought to a complete stand, and the men thrown oat of work for the present.

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