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SOUTH WALES TIDE TABLE.

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The Man About Town.

I ON DEVIL'S ISLAND.

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ICONFESSION OF A CONVICT.

KNICKERBOCKER, QUESTION.

ICARDIFF COUNTY COURT.

I BIGAMY,

IA POLICE STATION WRECKED,

I A THREATENING LETTER. I

I NEWPORT COMMISSION. I

CHARGE OF BLACKMAILING.

"VERY MUCH NEGLECTED.

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IA WONDERFUL STEAMSHIP.

OPERATIVE STONE MASONS. I

I ONE WEEK'S CATCH.I

I A BARRISTER IN T'ROTJBLE.I

I THE SUNDAY WALK. I

I STICK INSECTS.I

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I STICK INSECTS. I I Union is Strength. I [ Amoag the iaore remarkable residents in the insect chouse at the Zoo are some stick insects, which are emerging from the egg day by day. The name sufficiently describes them, and fur- thermore indicates how the crcatures, vegetariaii and defenceless as they are, escape destruction. Their real strength lies in union, for the entire insect suggests rather a bundle of slender twigs than a broken-off branch. When very jonng, indeed just hatched, they have the sense to prefer blades of grass as food and a resting place; when older, and perhaps tougher and less toothsome., ¡' they are content with haz:l twigs, upon which, as the visitor may see for himself, they are not I cojicealod beyond the possibilities of detection. I

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SINGING FESTIVAL AT TONYREFAIL.