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DEATH OF A WELL-KNOWN COLONIST.

A TALKING "COIIPSE."

ALARMING KlOiS AT CARDIFF.

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-HE ASS TURNED GENTLEMAN

THE TOLL-KEEPER'S HIDDEN GRIEF.

"I THOWT I FELT A HOP'."'

TOM ASHE.

A TALE OF LOVE.

THE BELLOWS.

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THE BELLOWS. When the Emperor Joseph was travelling in Italy, th tire of one of the wheels of his carriage broke oil the road. Having reached with niucii difficuity the next village, he alighted at the blacksmith's door, and directed him to repair immediately the damage which prevented him from continuing his journey. "I would willingly do it," said the artisau but it is a fete day, everyone is at mass, aud I have no one even to blow the bellows." "Do not let that hinder you," said the emperor, "for I will blow them myself; and the exercise will warm ine." The monarch accordingly worked at the bellows, the blacksmith forged, and the fracture was soon re- paired. "How much is there to pay?" "Six sous." Joseph placed six ducats in the man's hand and went away but the honest workman ran after him and said, "Sir, you have made a mistake and given me a six-du-at piece, and I couldn't get change for it in all the village." "Change it where you please. I give you what is over the six sous for the pleasure I have had in blowing the bellows."

FOX-HUNTING.

TIT FOR TAT.

UNEXPECTED.

BEGGING WITH MANY TONGUES.

THE DECISION.

.EARLY RISING.

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j - — | Pontypridd County…

EISTEDDFOD AT ABERDARE.

—■•..i,'1 ;--," SHOCKING OUTRAGE.

"JUSTICES' JUSTICE."

CASHING OK OAKUM PICKING.

UNLUCKY POACHING EXPEDITION.

TWO CHILDREN BL:RNT TO DEATII.