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CHAPTER LIII. [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

OHAl'TEll LIII. J In (loath to 'Hio to ho ut enoiU i, Lifting lior belays her gently on the fur covl loungo, find bonding over lior gazes with a turf anxloty upon Lor faco tluvt is now as pale as th| death had already claimed Lor for his own, beautiful limbs stretched norvolos3 upon tliu l Low no sign of life; the purple lines beneath] olosod lids throw out more clearly the marble paltf the cheeks bolow. If she Lad fainted, however, it is no inscjuibilif but abort duration. Presently slio uplifts the hi lids,and sighing gently, moves Lor tired hencl fioraj ■to side. Sitting down by her, Lninksmerc chafes hor hand, and after a little induces her toj a glass of champagne ho Las procured from Ilridg After live minutes or so have gone by in iilnl silence, Muriel suddenly turns hor eyes full upon| Thoro is in them the fretful reproach of one w| oithor vory ill or very unhappy, " Thoso pillows I" she says petulantly. "Uiil thoy make my head ache," " Lot'mo sottlo them," softly, as though ...

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

Is, Attrn fYUXWOrka' la and';ia PHffiHIX FIRE OFFKiE, VICTORIAN BRANCH : " 'MAvFiS!K,KSS.IH0®' | "• rwS^lemil,riii,i£ilS! ■■ November, J&SS, \y„ hare the honor to announce to the —T7|"J1"U'J "l ltd Of jUol t/OUV >10 Rmkh* S¥¥©i» ±*.±„±±£«1^,J!ru^ that wo have com pleted extensive al teration.)) in onv pro mixes in the ROYAL ARCADE, which will enable u.x to over-, take our arrcar work., and in future permit ' ax to keep pace with our larpoly increasing business, With the view of maintaininp our post Hon ax hiph-claxx Photo yrapherx, we have made ireral ohanpex and additions 'ivr staff, haviup enyaped ax our chief Artist a pontic man from J'Jnplaud, who has been trained in the studios of two of the foremost Court Photoprapherx in the Wext Pad of Jjon don; we will, therefore, not only be able ax heretofore to produce portraiture of the hiphext artistic excellence, but combine all that modern in the Photopraphio art, We would respectfully xuppext that a pleasant ■ and profita...

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

lallham Watches THE Watch Co., OP l/ALTHAM, MASS., U.S.A., •dibit ttio Importance) of the Vio liiiin Trade, lmvo mndo special iwmugcmonta with lEWMAfl, 1) ELIZABETH STREET, MELBOURNE, detable him to soil their Celebrated da at prices from 16 to 26 per oont. a than any other houso in the colony. i.S.guarantees every watch for ONE ii,that is—Warrants the proper por rnceof the watch, and nndortnkoa to LI accessary repairs during that time a or cost, ana in addition, issuos the IWSY'S SPECIAL CERTIFICATE, KAa forwarded to any part of .the <i|(P05T FREE, REGISTERED.) KTERUG SILVER WALTHAM LEVERS isieclal Make, Extra Honvy Oaaos. Ming Stiver, extra strong oasoa, Muting and npon fnoo, full plato, ■ fcl balance, 7 jowols la sotting -£8 0 0 balance, 7 jowols - . 8 10 " 8 a,«mreinatlo« lmlnnco, 7 Jowols - 4 0 0 >,!'in|«™tlon tmlauco, two pnlrs Ittrijewols 4 15 0 J-Mjltle, githl balanco, 7 jowols - 4 5 0 A'fiMbalaneo, 2 pairs oxtrn Jowols 6 0 0 :',toni[eiuntlon halauoo, 7 jowols-...

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

I||(lETo Socrotavios o£ Dram kC'uK Bicyclp Cluba, Quadrille 1(8, &c. AVo bog to intorrn the «ethat wo linvo n uompleto plant 'iff.!? 1l'l'°K1'(l|n;noa) Concert "lull tickets, and all Gonoral and aniercia Printing. ''Table Talk" IBII.V, OtncE, 1^0 RU33BLX.-3T.

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Fashion Jottings. [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

Fa^jion JoUiqg^. PnoMiNiiiNT among materials o£ tho doming saasoii Is ono called barathea, whlnli, us regards consistency, resembles its namesake of a prist dato. Ik Is made in silk of dolloato lutes, such as cau do nil, oroatit, pure: white, and rose. It has a frosted appoaranoo,,ancl Ik Is anticipated that It will become a favourite for the drosses of bridesmaids, andialso 'for^ the drapery on skirts of faille, for whlah Us pllablo: and linerushablo texture renders it well adapted. Uatavla is the name given to another novelty. 'fills eortalnly balongs to1 tho family of Bnralis, but It.has a more voloutlnqeiYoofc than thoy have j It Is also Armor and'1 brighter,' having upon Its surface all tho,gloss of a satin, it Is supplied In every possible colour, and takes all the tones of holiotrope, coral, orovotto, and bagonla. It .likewise appears In checks j combines such colours as mineral blue, whlto, and cardinal to glvo diversity to a cos tume of tho same tissuo in blue, whlto on an ...

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Amateurs. [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

Amateurs. [urge ami fashlonnble audience rmi hilly I ,r>00 tilled thu Tompor FUiU M excess on Thursday evening, I'l.i'O the occasion of a minstrel and 1 entertainment given by the i t'ollege toys. The programme Piilww both varied ancl lengthy ; Ifewlieitee by their frequent ana r-w applau«, ahosved how onjoyabl e pM entertainment can bo macle Is it h refined. The curtain roso (o n moat beautifully grouped I'KficsciUing a garden. The stage, I^nt occupied by twcnty-tlvo, in Ran orchestra of seven, was sot in pdiicli wtieuts great credit on the •jjnent. After the overture, . .the Rftnmme oE jokes, comic songs, ihwhwiw wonu through in a tnan r>K#showed considerable talent and pnetul preparation, Tho jolccs, not of tho order termed *«e consequently more appreei I usual. In the first part special Tf mwt lie made of Mr. Id. It. liuM?0, "s ^0tlus' never allowed t^fw a moment, and \Vhosc lb'®? w>idd iiave done credit to a It''! , was ably soeonded by Rat' !m'Hinu as tambo, and the i...

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

Notloo to Subscribers. „ uiiiy nro tlio BiilMoi'lpfclpn ratoji for Taw-jo TAt,ic In |fm0iv'"* ",yimrtof Vlowrln, or tonnyof fcho oolonlon i— \MPm ion, on. :: " ; omim ■; ,, ,, ,, ion, on, I , .ummint Ijo imld In mlvnnoo, PoHtnl orc'loro Hhoiiltlbn,' rtl J to Mil. MAIIMOM JJHOD'/iKY, Ilia llUHHOll Htl'OOt, Mill i*1"'i fioturi or utiuiijiH, Vlofcorlnu or from tiny of tlio lit/wtwfrttMlMjmy'iin't' ; To Correspondents. l.rftiiuniUommmilflfttloiiK Intomloil for lnnortlon itj Taui.m vft iiioiiM l"> mlilromoil to—Thm TCbi'i'ou, aontrlbntloim do.' til mnnoi iw # rttlo bo rotunioil | but Mtlll, ovory foiiHomiblo K,l„i/,it{rM|i(totwl"lJOoiirofiilly iittotuloa to, Iv.MilwmiitanlffliiofiinonymouHaommunloritlotiH, Who nruno I, LiIuwwo/iIik writer imiat bo.glYou, though not noootitmrlly for' filKJllon. ' 1__ Notloe to Advertisers. littAcceraw for AilvortlsomontH nro jinynblo to Mr, Mauiitok |«MSY only. NOTICE. ' I pttK BS""" "my bu ,n,ul°oC •»* "T^BLE TilLl(," FRIDAY, JULY 0, 1880,

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
[?]fore the Curtain. [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

I Irt the is pallstlo (ti'ftiuni Ida Natural Life, ,r.ithitnt tlio Thcatro lloyal, which !Mlvcrowded lu tlio uhoapar parts, ii hrsjely patronised In tho dross . Tim acting is really yaod, and tho ii quito superior to tlio ordinary i run, Day's bonollt at tho lloyal :irw'(S;itui'(luy) afternoon protnlsos initutiintiiil one, Scur or Pai'kh, at tho Bijou, Is ifhycd to crowded audlonoos, I'ho iuleli^litfull)' funny, and tho aat t&uora Majoroul Is dosorvlng of (uiiut praise, Mario Antionotto is •jcantiun. ' / i Frank Ci.Ainc la flxoT at the u Hall with his olavor troupe, iii no abatement in tho suooo99, and • hi homes till tho hall overy evoning,

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
"The Colinderies." [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

" The (F.ttOAt OUit SlMSCITAI, aoitUKHI'ONDVINT,) i I .uA via postponod my .lottor on tho groat " Loudon i jShow " until I had a good peop at It, and now, bolng ' jsornowhat oil Lho oosmopolltan order, I may possibly bo ! iublo to glvo your roadors an unvarnished statomont ol! jtljlngs as thoy avo. it Is most undeniably admitted by iall lib at amongst tho British aoloutas Victoria-Vla j tor la—makes tho best show In exhibits as wall as In il.lv.p steak. Our wool, our wluos, minerals, manufac tures, fine arts, photography—at tutte quantl—MQ liar boyond.tlioso from any other Australian aourts, In tho pageants and public gatherings Viatorla takes tho shine oil her neighbors, A llvo " baronet " and a numbor of knights " are judiciously put forward on all and ovary occasion—more partloulary when subscription lists aro to bo hoadod with a threa-flgurod ohoquo. in this Sir William and Sir Satnuol gonorally outshlno all oomors, But alas I It Is only In oomparlson with tho Colonials that wo ...

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Table Talk. [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

I Table Tall^. Tm'jtwohthy nows comos from Berlin that tlio ■Sspemr William Is in such a state of . weakness that,, Jii itwcely sootns possible that lie oaxx survive many, Iratk Ho has failed with atnazlng^rapldity lately,; I Ms manifest debility oxoitos a most painful im-< Ipim, The Einporor has mado some marvellous; Infa during the last tea years, but, at the age of liijhty-ninc, uothlag short of a miraalo aan now restore; Thehk is somo misunderstanding as to the honour I towed on Mr, Dnlloy, The general impression is • IfoUlie right honorable gentleman will have to advise IhiShjisty on Stato Affairs, but suoh is not the caso, 1«the Court of Privy Oounoil has long ceased to dis-. Iforge the iunotlon of advising the Grown . on the IjMwUtfalvs of Government and State-policy, this' 1% heing now performed by the Cabinet Council, IU'l it ii understood that no members attend the, I■hliteratious of the Council except those who--are. lucidly summoned, On extraordinary occasions...

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Lady Branksmere. CHAPTER LI. [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

LadiJ BranJ^mere. Dy bltu iiuMioroj!." I'liYmvif," "Mou/t: Uawn," "Mm ! CUOO.l'JJ'IMliY," " DOIUS," t&Q, "i <:'•= mi." aHAp'rmi l.i, ,11 j\'o loit« turn «ho in tworob hmvb nJ)'ooted,\K , ' -'V Ah I Lady'Dr.inkiimoro—-atono'/"'says Primrosa, in Ida usual, airy fashion, as ho 011 tors tho drawing-room, about a wook lator, "That spoaks woil for your atrongth, oil ?" ' 1 ' : 1 ,J " It ia hardly kind now to foraincl rao I ovor was an invalid, 1 havo alnmst forgottoir it," returns sho, smiliug and pointing to a low ohair hoar lior'lou'ngo, " Anno has gouo to tho Mauor to carry a littlo com miaalon to Mrs, Daryl j and Margory ia, I daro say, arranging witli CUmon how thoy aro to live on nothing a year," Thoro ia no oallouanoaa in this apoooh, only a sort of tondar amusomcnt." "T hoard of Bollow's loss. I don't know wlion I was moro sorry.for anything, ospoalally wlion I hoard of protty Mlaa Margory's doolslou, Yot thoy aro not alto gether to bo pitiod j thoy havo loyo on...

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Side Lights or AUSTRALIAN SOCIETY A CHAPTER ON GOVERNESSES. [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

$ide Ligpd 0'J> AO'S Ifi A h IA N 8 00 IE lvt (llY IlUl'Ui'LWU,) , a O / 0 s. • . . ■■■ \>x x f >. , a anAraiki on ^pv^iNiaswios. 'XMw Jand'fcjrpo of -&o vorn'oss,. 'has gone out' oi fashion, • Wo liko^iip bollovo.,fclmfc',ttib -govoi'noaa of to-day la a w o U - p a hf,' 1 \My«a b ilaidored Individual, Wo glorify tlio toaohor's occupation, and speak of the labour ol! dhuilug tho alphabet Into" kit a bonds of a class of small children, who do not want to'loam It, as thu noblest work glvon to a woman to do!-" I'.V books on teaching, not wrltton, X Imagine, from personal ax porlcnco, one often comas across romurks of which the following Is a samplo, " Tho desire of a glvl-governess' heart la to havo a llttlo boy-pupil," This praoodos a rhapsody on the delights of training tlio Intolloet of a budding lord of tho creation, I HA via known many glrl-govornossos, but I am bound to say I havo novor yet oomo across tho young lady who yearns to Instruct a small restless boy In...

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

Tliat "Woi.RU's SonxAi'l'H irf iv. lnotUuIno coutalu . lug groat virtuoa ia uutlunlablo. Co-Operathq Society. Special Noticf OUU HALE VMAHIiV Stock Taking Sale la Now Being Hel And f WILL CONTINUE to ill at July So Par It SUUP ASSES OUU EXlVECTATlnjl Ttio | T HUE 13 LAYS' SALES I.AST Wti Wore i iti(IOC) Ovot' SAME WEEK In |s»| SPECIAL LIKES THIS WHIiKl Ladles' Dt'oaa Caps, nil ul tN. il.l.unl Ti'lmmod Hun nets and Hats, loj.l each. J Jovaoy Jnokota, 09,1 Id. and 7a, iM,j Lndios' Ulatcva, 7a. (Id, and I'Ltd.! Glvls' Ulstooa, ila. (Id. and mnvanM Clout's Tun Kid fllovus, Six lUtj! and Ton Buttons, la, 1 Id. and t'a, I It" Lnoo Curtains, 'da, (Id, to Id, iM Pull'. 4'i'nm' ra?>y ntl 0u1' "I-ANl SlOOlv at Strictly Cost Prices I ubovcs are Special B eductions, 1 Tho General Stock is subject lo n i Eedttood Sonlo of Prices to Knelt j m - Department, Equal Eoductions at Prahrnn Tailoring Departmej Substantial HE DUCT IONS MAI In WINTEB TWEED and COAT] GAEMENTS. Next and Substantial Tb'KK...

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

Gouutorfuits uvo llvoJy but tboy luivo not yot urrlvoil at .any suucossful imitation of AVOJjt'Jl'a SCUNAl'l'S. . 1 ■ ■ '■ ■ .

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Stella MAYFIELD, SOUTH YARRA, JULY 8, 1886. [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

I' I Mayi'imIj0, South Vam.ua, Juuy H, 188(1. MY .DJjJA:umst MAimo,—Although mattors avo very quiet juab now in Molbourno, unci tradesmen complain bitterly of dulnoss oE trade, there at'o signs oE nti ap proaching llvoly and good season, There arc pooplo who sneer at Society papors, and say that tliosa journals oooupy themselves with tho Erivolltles oE llEo. Now, I would like to know what tlioso Intensely oarncst pooplo would do IE it wore not for tho frivolities oE Ufo,; Nluo-tonths oE tho money spent In this colony goes on what thay call frivolities. Stop all balls, parties, ontovtalnmonts j do away with tho fashions and all luxuries, and tho Spartans would soon llnd out what it moant. Tho colony would bu ruined. Now, if our social fabric Is of such Importance, I think that it is very important that society should have its special organ, and I eonsidor It is ouly potty jealousy and igrioranoo of tho world that makes them 1 oroak.' But I must not philosophise. What do poor women kn...

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Wills and Bequests. [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

miii , . . VT „{ bolfuab, master mariner, ieu> .nu I'^i ,imiloa9ol«ok1'Pl'opot,by and personal estate' ^ uv du.«o Omafc, unci «uah at 1»1h children 1,1 . i„J 0t tlio Uino of Ida doaonso," share and lib drtugUtof'H share shall bo frco torn" I 0f ^ ZtmylmM . Ho appointed Mary nl nm| .laitiOH Stewart) oC UJolt'a»b, bank I it uxec'iti-lx mid oxooiilor. Ileal.. estate, jlithl.fl j J/yi nil lib rent and jiorHon'al-ostato to bla wlt'o, (tui'-t iv'i'lc .C-Utiu, unci iuvoat (ho residue of tho pro ■ Jii» iwnnlnft #nd Mr, George Godfrey, of Mel mo,3'illcltor, upon trust to convert Into monoy, and .^rrnirjamoa" Stewart, of lloll'ast.Jmnk -llUJfi w |/»nal |iri<|iorty, .Ci!2H(l. $' ■* •' = « ' - ;■ ■ pThboi'OUB JiuxMMa, Swunsbbn-stroob, Mol Irnf, liiiii'-'" litiic, • i,hil WHO - - . Ik mill pay tho Inuomo to bo derived therefrom to. iJfcfor tlio support and odtioatlon of his ohildron, |,|f)iic,u'liot' Ills said children attaining Oho ago of | c,„, Ho dii-oots hla trustees to pay one...

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Social. [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

Social. A I'TvA tK and innoy dross return, bull to till) Mllldtut' butohors will bo glVOII ill tlio Melbourne Atlioiuuum on August lit. Mil. Ilucm LiflNNON'a; 'Sixth bAnnunl Social tukus piano tills ov'cj ning (Friday), at the llotlium Town Hall. Tuiil Standard Loclgo, No. 82, ILA.0,,1);, Annlvorsary Soalal ovonlng will bo hold at tlio Turn Varoln .Hall, 011 Monday, July 211. .In addition to tlio Mall, the following program mo Is promised 1 — Ovortura, by ,tlio Bavarian Hand Or ohostva) .I'olonaiso and Polka, Qua drille. Song, Toll Mor .1 Lovo Mar [So, Mr, 0 Gormon j Waltz, Boliottlslio, Lanaors. Solo (violin), Norma, Master Ct, Opltz (agod 12) j I'ollca, Wait/,, QuadrlUo ((1 Fig). Song (solootod), Mrs. A, Auraont; Polka Mar.urlca. Alberts. Solo (olarlonot), Purltana, Mr. 13. • Kllllan, Song (comic), Mr. Ward ! Soliottlsho, Lanoors. Trio, .Robert La ."Diablo, Messrs. Kllllan Bros. ; Polka, AValtz, Qitadrlllo, Duot, Mr, Hon shaw and Lady ; Waltz Yar, Soliottlsho, Alborts, Polka, Marc...

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

T. R. Newing. ovovy (Umni'lptlon, WIiihoi' unit Kowtou'n Oil itml WltbOl' (Jollll'H, til l<llIIIIH, tlllkll.M, Hllll iHIXOMr Hulilu mid linff-lmlr liriiHliim In want variety. I'ot* IIjHji ti'olmi mnl UryMUilmiui painting. Aliirui'liilH I'm* 1.1 in I'iihIiIiiiiiiIiUi m't of (Jlilim mill Uonimli painting. XiUi'go Htoolc Hliiwb Wax f"l' l'Mowill' Making. 'J'orni (Jobbii mnl Olilmi I'liignti Viihoh, Oi'imniuutH, otu,, i'ltporlmnglngn mnl Booni'iibltum, utogmib mill (llllllim MHHOl'tlllOnt, lllWOHb pi'klOH, . 0l',VHbu1Ultltl CIIiihmoh mnl nil tuiUorlulH. Oniiiibry oi'duro punc tually iibt.oinloil bo, ll'l :Ki:,t/,AIIL5'iMI-8T, mill 1H3 110UHKU-HT, :,ejrs, «> (From Rogont Htroot, London,) Milliners and Florists Respectfully Inform tho Lad Ion of! Mol bourne and neighbourhood that thoy have tahon promiaos In tw Atheneeum Building's, COLLINS STREET EAST, which will bo opened aa MILLINERY SHOWROOMS, on TUESDAY, 22nd JUNE. ' A visit on thai and tho following days solicited. HIGH...

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

/.Cm Marriages...,, HG • , IDAittitijMi —< l'KAa.iMji'jv!,—- Tho" miirriugo ,'.Ih ' nu« nounaod In Now Zaaluud,' ,oi!, Mr, George ,IDArroll tho actor, and Miss Christina Po'nofil'dy, lft\ mom bor of hid company, FbMM.IKG—<K 13Tlio marrlagb Is atmonnaod of Miss Lily Kolso, daughtor of tlia Itev. Mr. Kolso Prosbytorlnn Minister, and Dr, Flomlng, of Stawull, Brkwbh—-Thompson,—-Tho ranrrlaga la attnounood at Ohnrtors Towors, Queensland, of Mlsa Hmmollno L.Thompson, stop-daughtor of Mr, Cloorgo Oappor, of Charters Towors, and Mr, Fran a Is 0. Brawor, son of the late Judgo Browor, of Melbourne, The bride was attired in a travelling oostumo of navy blue plush and onshmoro, with ornaments, The brldosmaids woro Miss Ivy Oappor and Miss Power, and they woro dressos of whlto Indian muslin with trimmings of palo bluo satin. Mr, J, It, Bradshaw acted as best man and the brido was given away by Mr, Capper, at whoso resldonoo the marriage ooromony was performed, by tho Itev, ...

Publication Title: Table Talk
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Pests of Society. [Newspaper Article] — Table Talk — 9 July 1886

Pests of Society. Ijhkih: mv mnny of thorn, but at present wo shall Inly deahvith ono of tbo posts. Not with any Lution or liopo of our htrictuvos loading to their |i;fitiiiatiiin, but for, tho purpose of pointing. oufc Ihmr renders tlmt tlioso posts oxist- in Mel Irtirnc, mul that tlioir oxistonoe vory often causos lie greatest mischief in families.. On sunny |]|teriio(in?, when tlio city is full of visitors Irpm suburbs, nnd tlio principal thoroughfares pro [itat an aniinntod appcai'Mice, certain men arc lying tlieir avocation as spios. IE tho spy scos lilaly speaking to ft gontlcmnn ho at onoo'sots to |wk to discover who' thoy are. In most cases felaily is followed until tho spy sees her safely lint her lmuio. Once tho spy has discovered tho jwaeof the street nnd tho numhor of tlio house I jb self-imposed task of identification is very |w, lie consults tlio 'Melbourne Directory, and ! s the name of tho occupant of tho house, W ty degrees ho obtains" the knowledge lie. Jfifites, T...

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