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THE COURT. THE Prince of Wales presided on Friday at a meeting of the Council of his Royal Highness, held at the office of the Duchy of Cornwall, Buckingham-gate, St. James's-park. There were present the Lord Portman (Lord Warden of the Stannaries;, Sir William John Alexander (Attorney General), Major General Sir Thomas Myddelton Biddulph (Receiver General), General *Sir William Thomas Knolfys (Comptroller of the Household of his Royal Highness), Herbert William Fisher, Esq. (Keeper of the Privy Sea!), and the Earl of f Leicester. Mr. Batemac, the secretary, attended ss clerk of the council. REit Majesty held a Council on Saturday afternoon, at which were present the Duke of Marlborough, Mr. Disraeli, the Earl of Mayo, and Colonel Wilson Patten. Previous to the Council, the Duka of Marlborough and Mr. Disraeli had audiences of her Majesty. The Earl of Mayo had an audience and kissed hands, on his appoint- ment as Governor-General of India. Colonel T. E. Taylor was introduced at the CounciL and sworn in as a nember of her Majesty's most honourable Privy Council, and took his seat at the board accordingly. After the Council Colonel Wilson Patten had an audience of her Majesty to deliver up the seals of the office of the Duchy of Lancaster, and kissed hands on bis appointment as Chief Secretary for Ireland. Colonel T. E. Taylor was then introduced, and sworn in Chan- aellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, and received the seals of office. THEIR Royal Highnesses the Prince and Princess of Wales, Prince Albert Victor, Prince George, Princess Louise, and Princess Olga Mary of Wales arrived at Windsor Castle on Saturday from Marlborough-house, on i visit to the Queen. In attendance were the Countess of -Morton and Major Grey.

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