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THE SUVLA WITHDRAWAL

ILABOUR AND COM--PULSION.

- W I TREE FELL ON HIM. j

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LATE COLONEL R. E. BENSON.

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II CUSTOMERS ALSO I SUMMONED.

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——————————— THE GIPSY AND THE; "CURSE." | QUAINT iiiLE OF CRfcOULIT I*. j j Stories of how a gipsy traded upon the fears of soldiers' wives were told at the Newton Abbot police-court in the course of a charge of stealing made against Florence Penrold, a member o: a gipsy. tribe, it I- e Matilda Davis, whose husband is at the front, s«uw the gipsy pressed her to buy a jug for 7s. 6d.. and said the witness had a neighbour who was wishing all the harm she could to her and her soldier hus- band, hut that if she bought the jug it would be all right. She ps.id the 7s. 6d.. but the jug was afterwaids valued at about 8d. Defend- ant told her to keep a cork and two pins iu the jug to avoid death. Another witness, who bought for 3s. 6d. a dish the shop price of which was ôtd., said the defendant a.sked for a die. valued at 10s. 6d., to put over her planet. She let. her have the dress, being afraid that accused might otherwise do her harm through her planet. Another witness, a soldier's wife, said she paid 1.5s. for three dishes and two vases. She was quite satisfied, and be- lieved what the gipsy sa-id would come true. The defence, was that the dress was given, and not stolen.. The Bench imposed a fine of Cl and' costs. j

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