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The Voice of the Charmer.…

--VOLCANIC MONTSERRAT.

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VOLCANIC MONTSERRAT. The recent horrors from Martinique have flooded the papers with all sorts of theories and statistics anent volcanic eruptions, and we are reminded that the lovely little island of Montserrat, celebrated, according to Charles Kingsley, for its lime planta- tions whence comes the famous Montserrat" lime juice, "is composed of a small cluster of vol- canic mountain-tops." It is to be hoped that this delightful district will escape a volcanic visitation, for it is only about three years ago that the entire island was devastated by hurricanes. Thanks, how- ever, to the wonderfully rapid growth of the limes, these luscious fruit are said to be, from latest advices, full bearing." so that the supply of Montserrat" lime juice, which is considered by connoisseurs as the choicest in the world, is assured for this summer season. Itis not more than 30 years ago since Kingsley referred to the planting of limes at Montserrat, and now the Montserrat" lime juice is literally and figuratively a household word.

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FATAL FIRE IN LONDON. ,

! SIX DEGREES OF FROST IN…

THE REVENUE.

FIRE AT A SANATORIUM.

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