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———""——— —————— CURRENT SPORT.

I THE SLOUGH ACCIDENT.

I WAR OFFICE CONTRACTS.

I THE ASHANTI RISING.

MURDER AND SUICIDE AT IHORNSEY.

ENGLISH FRUIT PROSPECTS.

WHAT ARE THE CUCKOO'S NOTES?

LONDON MONASTIC VAULTS.

THE LATE DR. HEAP.

RUSH FOR WEALTH.

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RUSH FOR WEALTH. It is estimated that from 50,000 to 60,000 men and women-most of whom are to be disappointed-will land at Cape Nome this summer in the mad rush for gold. Yet the whole coast and the vast tundra in- land is a treeless, moss-covered waste. Not a tree is in sight, and in most places not even a shrub," says the St. Paul Globe. Altogether it is a bleak and for- bidding land, and its gold deposits will probably D exhausted this season, and then the interest will be transferred to some other district, for some folks, like these gold-seekers, can be fooled all the time."

A PSEUDO-WORKMAN'S HEAVY -HAUL.

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? I EPITOME OF NEWS.

I THE KHEDIVE.

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I IMPERIAL PARLIAMENT. I

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