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' ..."On The Look Out" - The British Fleet in the Sea of Marmora ' Full front page print from engraving by W. H. Overend - shows two sailors with a gun and small canon


Sketches of African Travel

' Women of Mazaro on the Zambesi - Showing the Mode of Carrying Water and Babies '

' Hippopotamus Point on the Kwa Kwa River

' The Marriage of Miss Hannah Rothschild to the Earl of Rosebery ' full page print from engraving

' Russian Soldiers Entering a Turkish Village - A Sketch During the Late War ' a wonderful double page print from engraving by R. Caton Woodville - a snowy scene


Ostrich Farming in South Africa a double page of engravings from photographs by Mr C. J. Aldham of Grahamstown - individually entitled as follows :-

' Heatherton Towers near Grahamstown '

' Birds Mustering '

' Birds Drinking '

' The Incubating Room ' an ostrich chick in a Douglass Patent box

' A Bird Sitting '

' Helping Out a Weak Chick '

' Coolie with The Young Birds '

' Finding a Nest '

' The Feather Room '


Sketches on Board the Union Steam Ship Companys Troop Ship " Nubian " for the Kaffir War

' The Doctors Parade - Teaching How to Treat The Wounded '

' A Negro Minstrelsy Entertainment '

Full page of prints from engravings by Melton Prior "Our Special Artist"


' Sketches of the Russian People by a Special Artist - A Poulterer - - - Milk Woman - - - Laundress - - - A Merchant - - - Peasant - - - Tradesmans Wife - - - Cleaning the Streets ' in the markets of St Petersburg - Full page. The accompanying article makes reference to The Gostinnoi Dvor - Apraxin Rinok - Tshukin Dvor - Sennaia Ploschad - Nijni Novgorod

' The Cyclopean Walls of Gergis at Bunarbashi on The Plains of Troy ' print from engraving by "Our Special Artist Mr William Simpson - info. The Biga peninsula, Biga Yar?madas?

' Baking Day in a Greek Village on the Plains of Troy' ( near Besika Bay) print from engraving by Mr Simpson - a woman baking in a pizza or biga style oven while the family looks on - a child playing with a toy - a cat in the window - a young couple with a baby - an old man - ( info. now modern day Turkey - Be?ik Koyu, Be?ike Koyu or Be?ige Koyu - near Çanakkale )

' Chess Problem by James Pierce MA '



This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-

Illustrated London News Editorial

The Court - Royal Comings and Goings

Lord Roseberys Marriage - with a description of the wedding dress, worn by Hannah de Rothschild, at the civil ceremony - also the names of those who attended and the registrar Mr Thomas Worlock

Astronomical occurrence in April

The Eastern Question - Russia and Turkey

Foreign and Colonial News includes France with ref. to the death of Rossini's Widow at Passy - Italy - Spain - Portugal - Germany - Austro Hungary - Greece - America - Canada - Australia

The Church - Preferments and Appointments - List of names of clergy

Metropolitan News

Parliament with reference to The Resignation of the Earl of Derby - - The Sinking of the Eurydice - - The Congress - - and more

Ostrich Farming in South Africa o nthe Estate of Mr A. Douglass near Grahamstown - Exerts from the book "South Africa" by Anthony Trollope

The Pith of Parliament with reference to Racing etc

Loss of HMS Eurydice With Three Hundred Seamen - a detailed account of the events of the sinking. Also makes reference to various towns on the Isle of White - Dr Williamson of Ventnor - The Cottage Hospital at Bonchurch - Captain Langworthy Jenkins The Master of the Emma Schooner bound From Newcastle for Poole - Admiral Foley - Lieutenant Tabor - Captain Louis Ferrier

Bunarbashi in TheTroad (near the Dardanelles )

Royal Institution Lectures include Circulation of the Blood by Professor A. H. Garrod FRS - - - Chemistry of Vegetation by Professor Dewar FRS - - - Lights and Fog Signals by Professor Tyndall - - - Domesticated Animals of the Ancients - - - Mr R. A. Proctor on The Old Age of a Planet

Wills and Bequests include The Hon. Frances Mary Vaughan TheViscountess Forbes formerly of 3 Queen Street Mayfair and late of 107 Lansdowne Place, Brighton - - - Sir Alexander Bannerman of Elsick and Crimonmogate - - - Miss Elizabeth Halsted late of St Johns Street, Chichester - - - Mr Charles Herbert Ames late of Remenham Place Berks - - - Mr Frances Woodward late of Severn Stoke, Worcs - - - Mr Samuel parker Bidder late of Bersted, Sussex a Colliery Proprietor

Obituary of Eminent Persons include The Right Hon. Sir Henry Thomas Liddell The Earl of Ravensworth of County Durham and Eslington park in Northumberland

Deaths include Lieut. Col. Edward Skipper - - - Cuthbert WilliamJohnson Esq FRS at Waldronhurst, Croydon - - - Dame Mary Anne Elizabeth Price of Foxley Herefordshire - - - Rev Stephen H. Langston MA at Tunbridge Wells - - - Lieut. Col. Strachan at Upper Norwood - - - Thomas Whalley Vowe Esq of Hillside, Great Marlow and Hallaton Leics.- - - The Hon. Laldy Rowley Maria Louisa of Tendring Hall Suffolk - - - Bentley Shaw Esq JP DL of Woodfield Yorkshire - - - Mr E. Bolton King Deputy Lieut. of Warwickshire etc

Lenten Fare

Classified Adverts of the Day include Epps Cocoa - Oetzmann Furnishings - Dr De Jongh's Cod Liver Oil - etc

........ And more.

 


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The War in Bulgaria - English Prisoners on the March - From a Sketch By One of them Mr Bell Our Special Artist ' Full Front page


The Election of a New Pope

' Arrival of Cardinals in the Courtyard of the Vatican '

' Fireplace in Which Voting Papers Were Burned '

' Crowd Watching for the Smoke from a Chimney '

' Conclave of Cardinals Voting in the Sistine Chapel ' Full page print from engraving


' HMS Alexandra Flagship of Admiral Hornby's Squadron in the Sea of Marmora ' a splendid full page print from engraving of this beautiful ship

' The War: Russian Miel Soldiers MAking Themselves at Home in a Bulgarian Cottage ' Full page print from engraving

' The Righ Hon. J. W. Henley '

' Lower Beef Town, Besika Bay ' just outside the Strait of the Dardanelles

' Upper Beef Town Besika Bay '

' The Besika Bay Hunt: Stables and Kennels '

' The Late Captain F. Elton ' British Consul at the Portuguese Colony of Mozambique

' Visit of Members of the House of Commons to Portsmouth - Exploding a Spar Torpedo '

' Election of a New Pope - Pope Leo XIII Blessing The People '

' Kissing The Pope's Foot '

' The Kaffir War: Landing of Troops at East London '

' The Greek Insurrection in Thessaly - Frontier Town and Fort of Domoko '

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'Chess Problem by Mr W. Grimshaw '


Illustrated London News Editorial with reference to the Treaty of Peace between russia and Turkey signed at San Stafano

' The Court at Buckingham Palace etc '

' English Non Combatant Prisoners of War - with reference to Mr Joseph Bell Special Artist to the Illustrated london new - Dr Armand Leslie - M. Miel - Dr Neville Dr Kirkpatric of the Red Crescent being arrested by the Russian authorities at Kamarli north of Sophia

' The Greek Revolt in Thessaly '

'Foreign and Colonial News'

' The British Fleet at The Dardanelles '

'The Church - Referments and Appointments'

' Parliament - Lords - Commons '

'Metropolitan News'

'Law and Police'

' Scientific Results of the Month '

' Music ' includes The Carl Rosa Opera company

'Royal Institution Lectures ' includes The Blood by Professor A. H. garrod - The Electricity of Capillarity by Professor Dewar - Deterioration of Oil Paintings by Dr R. Liebreich - The Fall of Carthage by Mr Bosworth Smith

'Obituary of Eminent Persons inlcudesThe Right Hon. William Lennox Bathurst, Fifth Earl Bathurst - - - The Most Hon. Frances Dowager Marchioness of Headfort died at her residence in London - - - Constance Henrietta, Countess of Winchilsea and Nottingham died at Lord Winchilseas Chambers in Victoria Street Westminster - - - Lieutenant General Sir John Jones KCB died at Torquay - - - Richard Bright Esq of Stocks House Tring MP for East Somerset - - - Mr Joseph Bonomi the Egyptologist

'Wills and Bequests includes Mr William Frederic Graham late of Elm Grove Wallington Surrey - - - The Hon. Mrs Lucy Elizabeth Hotham late of Bramber Rectory Sussex - - - MR Charles Gould formerley of Westbourne Terr and of Lisbon Portugal but late of 12 Sussex Square Brighton - - - Mr Erasmus Septimus Eyre late of Derby Villa Highbury New Park - - - Mr Robert John Dobree late of 12 Gibert Street Grosvenor Square and 264 Strand and of 15 Russell Square


Death of Lehmann Pasha in the Trenches in the Shipka Pass ' full front page print from engraving

Two scenes from the Pantomimes - Puss in Boots at Covent Garden and The White Cat at Drury Lane


Sketches from the Kaffir War in South AFrica

' Galekas - A Woman with Their Children and Two Men '

' Fingoes '

' Police Taking and Burning Kaffir Village - Conubie '

' Cocanah Where Inspector Hoenin and Seven Police Were Shot '

' Ibeka Where the First Fight Took Place Between Fingoes and Galekas ' full page from sketches by J. R. Ashton


' The Town of Plevna From the Road to Lovatz ' double page print from engraving from a Sketch by Mm. Szathmari and Koenen

' The New Minister Plenipotentiary of the United States of America - Mister John Welsh ' engraving showing a portrait of him from a photogrpah by F. Gutekunst of Philadelphia

' On The Road From Plevna - Turkish Prisoners ' double page print from engraving which is blank on the reverse - "from a sketch by C. Szathmari the Court Painter to the Prince of Roumania "

' The Late Captain Hugh Bladen Swiney - Killed on The North West Frontier of India '

' The Late Mister Thomas Wright FSA - Compiler of Historical Literature ..'

' TheWar - SKetches by C. Szathmari Court Painter to the Prince of Roumania - Osman Pasha'[s House Miel in Plevna - - - Osman Pasha LEaving Plevna - - - Street In Plevna - - - Bridge In Plevna '


SKetches in the Troad

' TheTomb of Achilles '

' The Ancient Dardanus on the Dardanelles '

Full page


' Red Wolf From Buenos Ayres at the Zoological Societys Gardens '

' The Japanese Corvette Kau-Go ' ship

' Chess Problem by S. H. Thomas '

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This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-

Illustrated London News Editorial includes ref. to The War Between Russia and Turkey

Births Marriages and Deaths

The Court - Royal Comings and Goings

The Imperial Order of India - A new Order of Distinction with a list

The Church - Preferments and Appointments - Shows a list of new appointments incl. GTodfrey Pigott Cordeux Vicar of Ravenfield etc

The War - Russia and Turkey


Foreign and Colonial News includes:

' France with mention of M. Gaulthier de Rumilly - M. Desseaux - M. Ducamp - M. Paul de Cassagnac - M. Francois Vincent Raspail - etc

Italy - The Death of King Victor Emmanuel

Greece

Canada

America with mention of Governor Rice of Massachachusetts - - The Bland Silver Bill - - The New Orleans, New York Clearing Houses

Australia

India

Brazil


Politics includes Meetings on the Easter Question - - Meeting at Townhall Newcastle on Tyne and Mr Hamond MP - - Mr A. C. Barclay and Sir henry James at Taunton - - - Mr Samuel Morley MP - - Meeting at Holmfirth of Th eChief Constable Mr Garside - - Mr Pell and Mr Heygate Members fo rS. Leicestershir Speak at Hinckley - - etc

Distress in South Wales and Lord Aberdare

Christian Knowledge Books

Charitable Institutions inc, National Refuges for Homeless and Destitute Children i Great Queen Street London- - Poor Law Traingin Ship Exmouth in the Thames off Grays - - Meeting of The Post Office Orphan Home at Aldersgate Street - - Masonic Benevolent Institution at Croydon - - Friends of The Royal Ear Hospital Institution in Frith Street Soho - - etc

The New American Minister - Mister John Welsh ...Son of the late John Welsh a shipping merchant of Newcastle Delaware

The Kaffir WAr - wwith a letter from Lieutenant J. S. Furniss Commanding Detachment of Capetown Volunteers dated at The Springs 17 Nov

The Royal Institution Lectures - The Geysers, Convection, Expansion and Evaporation by Professor Tyndall - - - Conduction and Radiation of Heat by Professor Tyndall - - - Invisible Heat, The Solar Spectrum

The Late Captain Hugh Swiney - a description of the campaign in which he was killed

Music

The Theatres - The Queens - The Lyceum

Echoes of the Week

The Japanese Navy

The Rev. Dr Angus at Glasgow


Obituary of Eminent Persons incudes:

The Right Hon. sir Henry Willoughby - Lord Middleton died at his seat Settrington House at Birdsall in Yorkshire

The Rev James Bopwling Mozley DD died at th eVicarage Old Shoreham in Sussex

Staff Commander H. B. Yule died at the Rectory, Shipton on Cherwell in Oxford - (Son of the Third Lieutenant on the Victory at Trafalgar )

Michael Angelo Hayes RHA the Well Known Irish Painter died at Dublin from an Accident


Short Death Announcements include - Marquis of Ailesbyryt - - - Commander Hugh Henry Monk Magrath RN - - - John O'ConnorO'Leary Esq at Bombay - - - Robert Trotter Esq of Twyford Lodge, East Grinstead - - - Lieutenant Colonel Francis Swanson at Poonah - - - The Rev. Thomas Wynne Edwards MA of Plas Nantglyn Denbighshire and Vicar of Rhuddlan, and St Asaph - - - The Rev. Charles James Le Geyt Vicar of St Matthias Stoke Newington - - - Lady Bethune ( Coutts ) widow of Major Gen. Sir henry Lindesay Bethune died at Prince's Gardens London - - - Joshua Cunliffe ingham Esq of Overthorpe House, Yorkshire


Wills and Bequests include:

Dame Elizabeth Ann Gomm widow of the late Field Marshal Sir W. M Gomm of 10 New Street Spring Gardens

Miss Margaret Goding late of St George's Place Hanover Square

The Right hon. Edward Granvill Earl of St Germans late of Port Eliot, St Germans in Cornwall

Sir John Tyssen Tyrell late of Boreham House, Essex

John Calthrop Esq late of Stanhoe Hall, Norfolk


Bequeathed - The Hon. Mrs Howard of Ashtead park Surrey - - - Mr William Muter - - - Mr John Freeland a Glasgow Merchant

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Events from January to June


 

Events on January 5th


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Events on February 23rd


Events on March 2nd

' The Maidens Tower Constantinople Looking towards The Golden Horn '

' Funeral of Pope Pius IX - Procession to the Tomb in St Peters ' Double page

' Funeral of Pope Pius IX - Requim Mass in the Sistine Chapel of the Vatican '

' Conclave Preparations in the Vatican - Walling Up The Doors and Windows in the Stanze of Raffaele '

' Conclave preparations in the Vatican - One of he Chambers Prepared for the Cardinals ']

' Fire at the Governor's House, Bruges '


Also articles (no engravings unless listed above) including :-
Illustrated London News Editorial

The Court at Windsor etc

The Sea of Marmora

Foreign and Colonial News includes France and reference toMarshal MacMahon, M. Victor Hugo, General Duplessis etc - - - America and The House of Representatives and The Silver Bill etc - - - Germany and Herr Camphausen etc - - - and more

Metropolitan News' includes The Estate of Mr Albert Grant etc


Events on March 9th


Events on March 16th & March 23rd


Events on March 30th


Events on April 13th

' Life on a Troop Ship - Putting Covers on Helmets '

' Life in a Troop ship - Serving Out Porter ' beer

' The Kaffir War Sketches by Melton Prior ' full page print from engraving showing East London in South Africa and the busy dockside

' Constantinople - Reception of Osman Pasha at The Seraskierate ' full page print from engraving by Mr J. B

' Finishing Touches by Alfred E. Emslie ' full page print from engraving - the article states "Mr Emslie has produced an amusing picture, in which he sets forth the the imitative nature of the negro ....."

' Preparing for War - the Three O Clock Parade of Recruits at Westminster ' full page print from engraving of men in civilian clothes lined up

' the Late Sir George GIlbert Scott RA '

' Funeral of Sir George Gilbert Scott RA Miel at Westminster Abbey - Entering the Cloisters '

' Visit of the Grand Duke Nicholas to the Sultan - Ahmed Vefyk Pasha and Raouf Pasha Receiving Him at Dolma Bagtche Palace '

' Badge of the Ordser of the Crown of India '

' Arrival of the Sultan at Beglerbeg Palace to Return the Visit of the Grand Duke Nicholas ' full page print from engraving

' Canadian Trophy for the paris Exhibition - 100ft High '

' Wreck of the British Mercantile Steam Vessel Assyrian on the Island of Elaphonisif ' c.

' The Vesatri Steam Yacht for the King of Siam '

Chess Problem by A. Cyril Pearson

' Depart Pour La Chasse from a Picture by M. Chaplin ' full page print from engraving of a lady


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This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-

The Illustrated London News Editorial with mention of Mr Gladstone and other politicians

The Court - Royal Comings and Goings at Windsor etc

The Church Preferments and Appointments

Universities and Public Schools with a list of Scholarships etc

The Murder of the Late Mister Charles Chaloner Ogle

Insurrection in Thessaly

The Eastern Question - Turkey and Russia

South africa and the Kaffir War

Foreign and Colonial News - France - Spain - Holland - Italy - Germany - Austro Hungary - America - etc

Political with mention of Sir M. W. Ridley -Mr John Talboy - Mr Horace Walpole - Mr William Lindsay an Many others

Metropolitan News

Parliament - debat on the Queens Message

Military Preparations

Music - Royal Italian Opera - - - The Bach Choir

' national Sports

Law and Police - The Reorganisation of theMetropolitan Detective Force - - - Murder of Lord Leitrim - - - and more

Fine Arts

Theatres

Obituary of Eminent Persons includes The Earl of LEitrim The Right Hon. William Sydney Clements Was Murdered at Cratlagh Wood Co. Donegal - - - General Sir Francis Wheler died At Roccles, Sydenham - - - Sir James Watts Kt., of Abney Hall Cheshire

Deaths include Lieut. General Henmry George Hart at Biarritz - - - Admiral William Abdy Fellowes-Gordon of Knockespock at Malta - - - Thomas Stirling Commander RN - - - Rev. Charles H. Mainwaring at Whitmore - - - Colonel John Granville Lightfoot at Madeira - - - Rev Peter Maurice DD at the Vicarage yarnton Oxford - - - Henry Broadwood Esq at Lansdowne, Tunbridge Wells - - - Rev. Robert Francis Scot M A rector of Farnborough died at Hardwicke House, Great Malvern - - - Rev Henry Jenkyns DD Canon of Durham at Botley Hill Southampton - - - Andrew Schofield Esq JP fo rLancs at Tan yr Allt Llandudno - - - John Gordon Esq of Cluny Castle Aberdeenshire

Royal Institution Lectures include Respiration and Animal Heat By Professor A. H. Garrod - - - Acetylene a Chemical History by Professor Dewar FRS - - - Polarisation of Light, Quartz by Mr William Spottiswoode LL.D FRS - - - The Clavencinistes of England ANd Italy by Professor Ernst pauer

Chess Intelligence etc

Wills and Bequests includes Mrs Elisabeth Benzon late of 10 Kensington palace Gardens - - - Miss Maria Casson late of Bolton Villa Ealing - - - The Rev. Robert George Baker os St Pauls and Former Vicar of Fulham who Died at Ivy Cottage Fulham - - - Lieutenant General Arthur Cavendish Bentinck late of East Court, Wokingham who died at Berkeley Square - - - Francis Synge Esq of Glanmore Castle Count of Wicklow - - - Dame Sophia Macnamara Hawes Widow of Sir Benjamin Hawes formerly of Hampton Courty Palace and Late of Cherrahunt, Weybridge Surrey - - - Mr William Evans late of Eton, Bucks, Artist c.

 


Events on April 27th

' Kaffir Household Coming Into King Williams Town '

' Kaffir Chief Brought in Prisoner ' C.

' Rautenbach's Rangers Preparing for an Expedition '

' A Skirmish with Kaffirs ' another striking full page print engraved by W. I. Mosses from a drawing by R. C. Woodville from sketches "By Our Special Artist" Melton Prior

' The Paris Exhibition Building at the Trocadero ' Double page print from engraving

' The Ironclad Fleet - HMS Dreadnought ' Full page print from engraving showing the ship with a small fishing boat, dragging its nets behind, in the foregound of the seascape

' HMS Eurydice - Divers Examing a Wreck By The Submarine Light ' a diver in full gear using a Foucaults Electric Lamp - Engraved by W. Fulmer from the drawing by W. H. Overend C.

' The Lines of Boulair near Gallipoli, From the Sea of Marmora ' - Russian Turkish Dispute

' Arrival of Army Reserve Men miel at Barracks in London ' C.

' Chess Problem by Richard Beuthner ( Leipsic ) '

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This second part of the description features items of news articles, columns etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-

Illustrated London News Editorial

The Court at Osborne and Sandringham etc - Royal Comings and Goings C.

Metropolitan News includes Bolingbroke Road Schools Battersea - - Colonel Frank Bolton The Metropolitan Water Eximiner - - Mr Bandmann The Actor Committed for Trial - - Births and Deaths in London with numbers of deaths from Smallpox Vaccinated and Unvaccinated, Diptheria, Scarlet Fever, Whooping Cough etc - - Roman Catholic Clergy with ref. to Right Rev Dr Weathers Bishop of Amycla, Very Rev. Provost Hunt, CardinalManningMr A. M.Sullivan, Rev Father Lockhart and others

National Sports includes Racing at Newmarket - - The Norfolk Hunt - - Oxford and Cambridge Racket Matches with ref. to A. J. Webbe of Trinity, H. C. Jenkins of Corpus, E. H. Bouverie and Hon Ivo Bligh - - Cumberland and Westmorland Wrestling

The Eastern Crisis - Russia and Turkey

Foreign and Colonial News includes France - Spain - Italy - Belgium - Austro Hungary - Canada - India - America with ref. to President Hayes, Secretary Sherman, Secretary Schurz, Hon William Orton and more C.

The Church - Referments and Appointments - with list of names

Universities and Public Schools - with list of names of Scholarships etc at Cambridge, Edinburgh, Glasgow, St Andrews - Plus The Results of examinations at Harrow, Eton, Westminster etc C.

Wills and Bequests includes Mister Edward Bolton King late of Chadshunt Warwickshire - - - Mr John Ravenhill formerly of Ashton Gifford late of 2 Waterloo Place Weymouth - - - Mr Thomas Crawter late of Cheshunt, Herts - - - Mr John Roberts late of Ty-issa, Llanbadarnfawr who died at Llanilar - - - Mr George Cox Late of 15 Southwick Crescent Hyde Park - - - Mr Joseph Bonomi late of The Camels, Wimbledon Park C.

Echoes of the Week

The Strike in The Cotton Trade - with reference to Mister J. T. Hibbert MP - Cotton Spinners Assocition - Blackburn - Preston - Oldham - Sir U. Kay-Shuttleworth C.

Election News with reference to Right Hon. Joseph Warner Henley on His Retirement - - Contest in South Northumberland at Hexham with Mr Grey and Mr Ridley - - Mr Hamar Bass and Lieutenant Col. The Hon Francis Bridgeman - - Mr Watkin Williams at Wrexham C.

Burglary at a Farm House at Chart, Hampshire of Mr and Mrs Glover and the Servant Girl named Digby

Raising HMS Eurydice - The article makes reference to the training ship for seamen of the RN which sunk of the Isle of Wight near Ventnor drowing more than three hundred men. It describes the diving operation and names the three private divers of the firm of Siebe and Gorman C.

The National Union of Elementary Teachers Meeting at Plymouth with reference to Mr Day of Bethnal Green the President - Mr Grove of Lambeth - Mr Greenwood of Bermondsey - Mr Tait of Huddersfield

Thirlmere Cumberland - Manchester City Corporations scheme to turn the lake into a reservoir

Burke's General Armory C.

Post Office Notices

Deputation from the Irish National School Teachers Association to The Righ Hon. James Lowther MP at Dublin

Astronomical Occurrences in May

Deaths Announced - Mr John Thomson of Kelswick House Whitehaven at The Residence of his Son the Archbishop of York - - - Henry Kyle Esq JP nd DL of Laurel Hall Coleraine Co. Londonderry at Harley Street Cavendish Sq. - - - Right Rev. William Williams DCL Late Bishop of Waiapu died at Napier New Zealand

Wills and Bequests includes Mr George Moffatt late of 103 Eaton Square and of Goodrich Court Hereford - - - Sir George Gilbert Scott late of Courtfield House South Kensington and 31Spring Gardens - - - Dame Mary Anne Elizabeth price widow of Sir Robert Price Bart., of Foxley Herefordshire and late of 1 Lowndes Square - - - Mister Richard Bright MP late of Stocks, Hertfordshire - - - Colonel the Hon. Augustus Henry Archibald Anson formerly of Queens Gate Terrqace S. Kensington late of Cannes in France - - - Lieutenant General Henry George Hart late of Biarritz in France - - - Sir William Stirling Maxwell an addition C.


May 4th


May 11th


May 18th

The Lines of Boulair - A Front View Looking South ' panoramic view with The Sea of Marmora to the left on the engraving and the Gulf of Saros ( Aegean ) on the right - Turkish lines North of the town of Gallipoli - "by Our Special Artist" Mister Bell C.

' An Appeal to the Police: A Sketch in Berlin of Two Quarrelsome Women ' a full page print from engraving

The Kaffir War

' Tini Macomo Running for His Life in the Waterkloof ' C.

' A Fingo Camp at Fort Fordyce '

' A Fingo Corps Mustered Before Going into the Bush ' a full page print from engraving

' Military Post on Blinkwater Hill ' - Mr Snodgrasse 's Farm

' Kaffir Ladies Shopping In Town '

Engravings sketched "By Our Special Artist" Mr Melton Prior C.

' Birds of paradis in the Zoological Societys Gardens '

' Chess Problem ' C.

' Torpedo Practice on Board HMS THunderer: Preparing to Launch a Whitehead Torpedo ' a wonderful double page print from engraving by W. H. Overend showing the sailors loading the menacing torpedo into its cradle and aiming it through a porthole - This engraving has a blank reverse C.

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This second part of the description features items of news articles, columns etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-

Illustrated London News Editorial

The Court at Buckingham Palace etc - Royal Comings and Goings

The Eastern Question - Russia and Turkey

Foreign and Colonial News includes France - Italy - Holland - Belgium - Germany - Austro Hungary - America - Canada - Australia

The Church - Referments and Appointments - with list of names

Universities and Public Schools

Wills and Bequests includes Mr Edward Bolton King late of Chadshunt Warwickshire - - - Mr John Ravenhill formerly of Ashton Gifford late of 2 Waterloo Place Weymouth - - - Mr Thomas Crawter late of Cheshunt, Herts - - - Mr John Roberts late of Ty-issa, Llanbadarnfawr who died at Llanilar - - - Mr George Cox Late of 15 Southwick Crescent Hyde Park - - - Mr Joseph Bonomi late of The Camels, Wimbledon Park

National Sports includes

Metropolitan News

Parliament - the Lords and Commons

Royal Academy with reference to Mr Keeley Halswelle - Mr H. Stacy Marks - Mr C. W. Cope RA - Mr H. O'Neil ARA - Mr G. A. Storey - Mr Eyre Crowe - Mr J. E. Hodgson ARA - Mr J. C. Hook RA - Mr J. G. Naish - M. Josef Israels - Mr R. A. Thorburn ARA - Mr G. H. Boughton - Mrs Luke Fildes

Fine Arts - J. E. Millais 's " Bride of Lammermoor " - - - Dorset Industrial and Loan Exhibition

Kaffir War

Obituary of Eminent Persons inlcudes Sir Francis Henry Goldsmid Bart., JP and Dl MP for Reading Killed in an Accident While Alighting From a Train at Waterloo Station - - - Sir James Coxe MD FRCP FRSE JP of Kennellan Midlothian A Commissioner in Lunacy for Scotland died at Folkestone - - - Frederick Goulburn Esq CB Chairman of HM Board of Customs died at 57 Ennismore Gardens C.

Deaths Announced - James Fogo Bernard MD at Clifton - - - Hon. John Young at Montreal - - - Thomas Birchall Esq of Ribbleton Hall Preston - - - William Golden Lumley Esq QC at Sussex Place Regents park - - John Joseph Shuttleworth Esq at Norfolk Cres Bath - - - Captain George Frederick Westbrook RN at 12 St Georges Square SW - - - John Pearson Esq DL Formerly of Tandridge Hall Godstone Surrey - - - Philip James Ashton Esq of Highfield Cheshire and of Mimwood Herts., died at Dover - - - Rev. John Horne, Canon of Cumbrae College and late Vicar of Earley Berks, died at Edinburgh - - - Rev Samuel Coates MA Hon Canon of York former Incumbent of Thirsk etc died at Sowerby - - - Mrs Bagshawe Catherine Elizabeth widow of Henry R. at Park Road Haverstock Hill - - - Emma Sarah Lady Biddlecombe Wife of Capt. Sir George RN died at Brighton - - - Thomas Henry Pares Esq of Hopwell Hall Derbyshire - - - Margaret Elizabeth wife of Right Hon. John Bright MP and daughter of the late WilliamLeatham Banker of Wakefield .... C.

Royal Institution Lectures includes Development and Growth of Plants by Mister W. T. Thiselton Dyer MA of Kew Gardens - - - Colour, Absorptive Media by Lord Rayleigh MA FRS - - - A Nocturne in Black And Yellow by Mr William Spottiswoode LL.D Tr.R.S. - - - Effects of Stress Upon Magnetisation by Sir William Thomson LL.D FRS - - - Steele and Addison by Professor Henry Morley ( Richard Steele - Joseph Addison )


June 1st

The promised new work by Mr. W. S. Gilbert and Dr. Arthur Sullivan was produced, with much success, at this theatre on Saturday; when, after a very long run, “The Sorcerer,” the joint production of the same gentlemen, was replaced by “H.M.S. Pinafore; or, the Lass that Loved a sailor,” a comic opera in two acts.


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June 29th

Congress at Berlin. .
VERNEUIL, winner of the Ascot Gold Cup.
The Kaffir War; encampment of Diamond Filed Horse at Crows Farm.
The Kaffir War; Advanced guard disarming Kaffirs.
Sketches in the camp of Indian Native Troops at Malta.
A Drink By The Way by John Griffiths.
Encampment of Moors and Algerine Arabs in the Trocadero Park, Paris Exhibition.
New Public Hall, Glasgow.
Bison shot at the foot of the Neilgherry Hills, Madras, India.
Pavilion of the French Forest Conservators in the Trocadero Park, Paris Exhibition.
Algerine tailor at Work.
Interior of a Dutch house, Paris Exhibition


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