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I 11 IRISH REBEL'S ROMANCE…

ISUBMARINE WARFARE.1

IVINDICTIVE "AVENGER."

IHOMAGE TO SHAKESPEARE.I

I A GERMAN FABRICATION. I

I PRISON FOR SOLICITOR. I

I PROSECUTED FOR LIGHTS.I

I IN LIGHTER VEIN. I

ASLEEP ON THE WAVES. I

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ASLEEP ON THE WAVES. I Writing of the habits of the fur seal, a naturalist tells how luxuriously these creatures take their naps in the billows of the sea. The thick layer of blubber and the coats of soft fur in which tb-se seals are en- veloped enable them to sleep with comfort on the hard ledges of the shore, and it makes them seem all the greater favourites of Nature that she takes them to her bosam in the yielding waves of the sea. As they rest on the water, they seem to sleep as comfortably, bedded on the waves or rolled by the swell, as they do on the land. They lie on their backs, fold the fore-flippers down across the chest, and turn the hind onei up I and over, so that the tips rest on their necks and chins, thus exposing only the nose and the ends of the hind flippers above the water, nothing else being seen. In this posi- tion, unless the sea is very rough, the seal goes to SICCI). I

I THE BRITISH FRONT. I I

BATTLE OF VERDUN.

NEW DIRECTOR OF RECRUITING.I

MOTHER AND HOME.

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