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CONGO CANNIBALS.

COMMISSIONS IN THE ARMY.

THE WHITECHAPEL MURDERS.

AN OLD SURVIVAL.

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AN OLD SURVIVAL. A curious method of letting land was agam observed at Bourne, when the "White Bread Meadow" was offered. The auctioneer is stationed on the Queen's Bridge, and as each bid for the rent of the field is made, a boy is started to run to a given public-house and back again to the- 'bridge. The person whose bid is unchallenged when the last boy returns to tha bridge is declared to be the tenant of the land for the ensuing year. Mr. F. G. Shileock on Friday of last week let the land by this method, when a tenant was found at, a slight increase- on last year's rent. From the income :ari sin cr from the rent of the field a cheese and onion supper is provided1 at the house to which the boys run. Two trustees are elected after the supper to receive the rent and dis- tribute the surplus in white bread. Every House in that part of the town known as East- gate receives a 41b. loaf of white bread. ———M———————

A DRAMATIC SUICIDE.

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THE INDIAN EARTHQUAKE.

ILIVERPOOL AND MR. LEVER.I

THE KAISER'S CRUISE AT MESSINA.

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Imperial Parliament.

! MR. CHAMBERLAIN ON HIS !…

PEACE IN SOMALILAND.

DISGRACEFUL SCENES AT A FUNERAL.

UNIONIST FREE TRADE CLUB.I

GENERAL BOOTH'S BIRTHDAY.…

BISHOP OF LONDON ON TEMPERANCE.

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