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Board of Education Enquiry…

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Monmouthshire Hunt Point-to,Point…

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FACTS AND FANCIES.

I THE SBA CUCUMBER.

THE EGYPTIAN CIOAHETTB.

I SAXON ALMANACKS.

WILD BEASTS ON THE BaA.

-THII LUCK OF THE FLY.

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THII LUCK OF THE FLY. A Monte Carlo paper tells that a By alighted on No. 13 on the roulette table the other day at a time when the players had suffered a persistent run of bad luck. The superstitious gamblers exchanged covert glances and searched their pockets for money with which to stake. In a few moments the "middle dozen," that is to say the numbers 13 to 24, was liberally covered with stakes. Then an elderly gambler arose and piled napoleons round the square on which the fly had alighted, thus backing the numbers from 10 to 17. Less confident players staked small amounts on the "transversales." The ivory marble was sent spinning round the roulette wheel, there was a moment of suspense, and then the croupier announced the winning number, 13. But what is far more extraordinary, the same number came up three times in succession. That fly cost the Casino £ 5,000! :.4"" Au !■

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THE PROBABILITIES OF LiFE.…

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I The Grand Duke Cyril;

JIThe Missouri Disaster: Gross"…

I-A Brutal Murder Expiated.

Meetiug of the Defence Committee.

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THE COSSACKS.

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ALL THROUGH A MISTAKE.

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I RUSSIAN BOASTS.

I COLFON GROWING.

PROJECT FOR RE-BUILDING LONDON.…

COMMISSIONS AND ANNUITIES.

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I RUSSIAN METHODS.

ICARE OF THE WOUNDED.