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FIELD AND FARM. j

I GARDENING GOSSIP.I

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■I VERDI'S OWN MEMORIAL. !

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QUARRYMEN IN -DANGER.i

A SOCIETY MARRIAGE.

A GREEK HUSBANDMAN. !

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THE SILENT WOMAN.

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THE SILENT WOMAN. Lucretia Hillman, the silent woman," as she is tnown in Jacobstown, N.J., has not spoken to a human being for years. She is now about 50. She has always held to the idea that women who pay taxes should have the privilege of voting at the general election. In 1896 she refused to pay her taxes, and it was not until she was threatened with goal that she handed over the money. When she had de- livered the cash and received a receipt for it she raised her right hand and swore that she would work from that day to bring about woman suffrage, and until the right of voting h td been granted to women she would not speak a word to humankind.

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SAFFRON WALDEN ELECTION. -I

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A PUBLISHER'S WILL.

BIRTH OF AN ITALIAN PRINCESS.