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)-{ WHY MAJOR SCOTT SHOT HIMSELF.

THE MUSEUM ROBBERY.

DISAPPEARANCE OF STATE BULLION.

......,...,t. ! THE COST OF…

CO-OPERATIVE COOKSHOPS.

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If we want to find a country where Nature has turned things topsy-tt)rvT-tbat is, according to our notion—we must go to Australia. Many things are reversed in that country. It is summer there while it is winter in Great Britain. Trees shed their bark instead of their leaves; fruit has the stone or kerael "outside; swans are black; there is a species of fly. that kills and eats the spider; and a fish, called the clim billg perch, that walks deliberately out of the water, and, with the aid of its fins, climbs the adjacent trees after the insects that infest them. Most of the birds have no song, and the flowers no odour. TnE Hotel del Coronado of San Diego, California, rtaims to be the largest hotel in the world. Its area of ground is 20 acres, and area covered by building five ajres. The total floor area of the, hotel is 4§ acres capacity "of reservoirs, 150,OuO gallons; and acres capacity "of reservoirs, 150,OuO gallons; and rkr" of dining-roome. 10.000 square fsat.

CURIOUS STORY ABOUT A NEGRO…

t FAMOUS RAILWAY KING.

POWDER MONKEYS" OF THE BATTLE…

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EPITOME OF NEWS.

JALKBERD'S BUMPS.

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A WOMAN'S SECRET.

1:1Y-"J THE SKILLED LABOUR…

THE QUEEN'S SCHOOLBOYS.

■''■I CURIOSITIES IN CORPORATE…

: . * i A KRUGER YARN.

WESLEY AN MISSIONS.