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--.--Execution at Maidstone,

A SOLDIER'S PLIGHT, I

j BOXING IN NEW YORK. I

BAD DEBTS AND KEEN COMPETITION.

THE COURT.I

IMR JOSEPH ARCH.I -

.rA Llandaff Mystery.

ADULTERA liON OF FOOD.

Perils of the Deep. ----a..--u--_.-

.....-Fog at Holyhead.

THE CITY OF AGRA,

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The Man About Town. I 1

.1 GAVE HIM SOMETHING TO DO."I

CARDIFF SEAMEN'S B0ARDING-H0U8ES…

TO-DAY'S WtfATHEK, 4.30 P.M.

ITHE ESCAPE OF CONVICTS. I

A LONG SLEEP.I

HON FGEN HAYS. j

-.----. IA CARDIFF TURF AGENT'S…

BRIGG RAILWAY ACCIDENT. I…

MR McKINLEY'S CABINET,

--I Hess Divorce pase,j I-.._-"'-'..

BRUTALITY OF FOOTBALL

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BRUTALITY OF FOOTBALL French Description of the Game. It would lie a pity, says the Paris correspondent of the Morning Post, not to rescue from oblivion the following artiole, published in Paris, describing the brutality of football Every body knows that tho game of football consists in projecting a ball about as large as an apple through the space between two posts about six yards high, which are placed not more than one yard apart. The ball may either be kicked or thrown. No player may grasp au adversary round the body, but everything eliio is allowed, even trip- ping up or the mare brutal blows. When one con- siders that the pitch is of very limited dimensions—20 yards by 25—and that the number of players is 42, it is easy to imagine the danger run by the athletes who indulge in football. All the players hurl themselves a the one who has possession of the ball. In the middle of the ground is a stand for the umpire, this being necessary so that he shall not be suffocated in the many crushes which occur Candles' (probably meaning when the ball is iu touch) form the principal part of the game. This is what is meant by a candle :-A player takes the ball, and throws it as high as be can into the air. When it comes down everybody kicks at once. Thus it very frequently happens that a footballer receives a kick in his face, and departs u-iniiq an eye. So there is always a doctor in attendance. Every year the victims of the Football Association are numerous. But, after all, nobody will be astonished at the brutality of the game, knowing that it frnm Spain, tho country of these so sanguinary 'I bullfights."

PA rENT MEDICINES.I

" COME QUIETLY." I

SHEFFIELD MAGISIIUCY.I

-Colchester Murder. .-"1\....-.

I IYOKOHAMA MAYBRICK CASE.…

PROTECTING THE POOR, I

I HE EXPRESS AND THE BULL,…

PANIC IN A THEATRE,

IDLE HOURS AND PITCH AND TOSS.…

TO PEOPLE WHO WAUT PROOF.…

I j The Strike at Cardiff…

LOCAL AMUSEMENTS. I

THE MASTER'S MISTAKE.

MR HEALY, M.P.

COLLISION AT SEA. -

A CARDIFF SHEBEEN

MISSING STATE OF GEORGIA,