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OAKLEIGH POLICE COURT. WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 15. BEFORE Messrs W. R. Looker, Jordan, H. Looker and Irwin J'sP. A LOVER QUARRELL [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 18 February 1888

OAKLEIGH POLICE COURT. W'EDNESDAY February 15. Before Messrs W. R. Looker, Jordan, H. Looker aind Irwin J'sP. A LOVERS QUARRELL. Mrs. Kennedy of Fern Tree Gully road charged a laboring man named Frank Hocking with having committed an unlawful assault upon her on the 29th. of last month. He was also charged by the daughter of the com- plaint Margaret Jane Kennedy with a similar offence. Mr. F. Stephens junr appeared for the defence. Mrs. Kennedy deposed that accused came to her house on Tuesday afternoon the 29th. ult, pushed open the door, went and sat down on her daughter's knee and put his arm round her neck. Her daughter attempted to shake him off but he refused, behiive higns or   leave the house. She then struck her oi thin face, deftendant theti rushed at her and struck her on the face twice   blackening her eye and bruising her cheek. Her daughter then got a broom handle and 'sli ththis .g ei.ponm struck aimckiing 2 or 3 times in self defence. Witnes...

Publication Title: Caulfield And Elsternwick Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 18 February 1888

Residents of Brighton and the1li Disty'at' 'Are reminded tha~t a ofACH the Pplr                                               Equitable Stores Equitable Stores Equitable Stores                 Where they OPEN iu BAY STREET, NORTH BRIGHTON; S he te cnPROCURE EVERYTHING Required from a " Needle to an Anchor." Groceies ines and Spirits, first-class quality on ket Customers called on for Orders.; Price lists on application T f of our p tronage respectfully s licited CENRAL STORE 89 CO LINS ST. EA T he Gtest R sn ale ever held in te Colony is now proe The£50,000 WORTH OF STOCK has tobe turned...

Publication Title: Caulfield And Elsternwick Leader, The
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POST OFFICE SITE MALVERN. [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 18 February 1888

POST OFFICE SITE MAILVERN. A numerously attended meeting of the residents of the Shire of Malvern was held last Tuesday evening in the Shire Hall, for the purpose of consider ing the question of site for the proposed new post and telegraph eoffices for the dis trict. The President of the shire A. E. Clarke. Esq., occupied the chair, and was supported on the platform by Crs Ben- son, Edeall, and Robinson. The meeting throughout was very orderly, and yet en- thusiastic on the question at issue. The President stated that the meeting. had been called in consequence of his hav- ing been watied upon by a very large inunber of resideints; iandi presented with a peition signed by over one hundred persons requesting him tocorivenee mcet ing ftir the purpoDs oft onsiderin ithitsite for the pr .p sed new. post and trel-grah llies. .The peesenters aof the petition stated that tlhey were opposed to the acti'i of tihle council iI orlfsrin' the gov ern sent a piece of land.i, Gletiferie .R ul at l...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

naFiMR ESTATE. ASSIGNED ESTATE. OAH.ILL & CO., purchased at an enormous discount below cost prices by A. 0. HARTLEY, and now being sold off at a' , ous a:(S t* r e r r 1 r' r r l r.~~:t~ Dress Department. Ladies will please remember that you are purchasing at an enormous discount in this department. You can be fitted out with New Dresses suitable for the coming season at about half the original prices. 50 Boxes Plushes just bought prior to the closing of the establishment will be cleared at less than Sale Prices. You will tind a great assortment of Job Dress Materials in Stripes, Fanciecs, anud plain maakes at 2s lid, 3s 11d, 4s lid, 5s lid, Gs 11d, 7s Ild per doz yds. 1st Job Lot of Dress Stuffs 2s lid doe 2nd Job Lot do. Ends and Ends :s lid 3rd JTob Bradford Dress Goods 5s 11id 4th Job Lot Dark Wool Checks (is Gd 5th Job Lot Wool Beiges 5s 11id 6th Job Lot Wool Serges very cheap 7th Job Lot English Beiges 5s lid 8tlh Lot Foulle Cords, Serges, Twcedas, Ottomanas, Twillette...

Publication Title: Caulfield And Elsternwick Leader, The
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

IN THE .A.SSIG-N3TE3]D EST.A.TE OF CAHILL & COY. 116c and 116d CHAPEL STREET, Purchased at an ENORMOUS DISCOUNT! For Cash, below Cost Price, by A. G. HARTLEY, who will hold a MOSTR CL?EAINING -SAL E of the entire stock of GENERAL DRAPERY AND CLOTHING on the premises, 1160 and 116d CHAPEL STREET, Near High Street, Prahran. This Stock having been PITIClISED BY PRITATE COINTRACT FOR CASH BY A. G. Hartley, under an exceptionally LARGE DISCOUNT below Cost Prices. It is specially worthy of note thitý this Stock is entirely new, having all been bought within the past few months. It is consequently good stuff, not being laid over many seasons, having the eyes picked out of it, as is usual with the majority of Assigned Stocks. The present proprietor is therefore in a most advantageous position to give the public a GRAND TURN to make cheap, valuable and suitable purchases. Just now this opportunity specially suits the public to meet with GENUINE BARGAINS for the;present time and comin...

Publication Title: Caulfield And Elsternwick Leader, The
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SALES OF PROPERTIES. [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

SALES OF PROPERTIES. Messrs Walstab and Son (in conjunction with Mr. S. P. Simmonds), report having sold allotments in New, Carpenter, and Grosvenor streets, Brighton, the total anouut of the sales being £2131 10s Gd. . Messra lMunro and Baillienu report a very successful sale of mansion and villa sites in the Great Toorak Estate, amounting in all to £24,092314s lOd, the prices ianging from £4 17s Gd to.£ 1212s Gd per_foot also, a sale of residential sites at San dringhamn, amounting tb £5862 5s 10t at prices between £3 7s Gd and £5 per foot; also, allotments in La Rose Estate, Coburg, amounting td £34{2 1Gs; and mansion and villa sites at ,.Glenroy, i amounting to £2007 1is 3d, prices rang ing from lis to 25s per foot. Total sales for the day, £36,236 12 11ti. Afr. F. L. Faint- reports having held a successful .sale. of. farm.. and. township... blocks at Mulgrave.. Fortythree blocks were sold ast prices rangoing from £40 to £215 per acre; 17 blocks was iwithdrawn for private sale.'...

Publication Title: Caulfield And Elsternwick Leader, The
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LOCAL ITEMS. [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

LOCAL ITEMS.: In our next issue we purpose giving No. 2 of our Deliineations. of Character, and the gentleman whoe physical organi sationi is ito be reviewed is The Hon. Thos. Bent :MLLA:, inueiiher for this district, Mayor of Brighton and President of the:. Shire:' of Moorabbin.. "These' papers will . appear fortnightly and we feel sure will be read with interest . SThe anniversary services of the South Brighton Primitive Methodist Sunday school: werecelebrated last Sunday, on which occasion the, Rev. W.` GVyen of Melbourine First Circuit preached morn ing and eveninig and in the afternoon de live ed an address to the parents, teachers and' scholars. The sermons were ap prapriate, the address pointed and pugent and the attendance very good. Notwithstanding the fact that several additional magistrates have been recently appointed, many of the suburban police courts are frequently delayed fur upwards of an hour for the attendance of the great unpaid. Last Monday the only magistrate i...

Publication Title: Caulfield And Elsternwick Leader, The
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LAWN TENNIS. [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

LAWN TENNIS. The single-handed ladies matches in connection with the Cheltenhan Lawn Tennis resulted in &Iiss Fraser winning Mr Wm. Lamb Smith's trophy, and"Miss C. I. Comport winning Mr G. \V. Taylor's, SMiss Hunter was runner up To-day the gentlemen,. play for. two trophies, commencing at 3 p.m. i

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CHURCH SERVICES TO-MORROW. [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

CHURCH SERVICES TO-MORROW. Presbyterian.-Brighton. Rev. Mr. - 11 and 7.. Elsternwick.-Rev. J. Hay, 11 and 7 Cheltenham, 11 and 3; Mentone, 7, Rev. R. M. Ferguns. Chuirch of England-Blrighton, 11 and 7, Revs. S. Taylor and W. C. Pritchard. Caulfield, Rev. H. B. Mancartney, 11 and T Armadale, IRev. F. Webb. Elsternwick, Rev. 1. Ianilhache. Malvern, Rev. C. .J. Godby, 11 nd'i7. Oakleigh, Rev. T. II. Rust. Mordialloc, Morning as usodal, Mr. Thomas at 7. Cheltenham, Mr. Simpson, 11; Rev. .1. S. Muir, 7. Mentone, Rev. A. Catin, 11. Little Brighton, Mr. Despard, 11; Hr. Simpson, 7. Gipsy Village, Supply, 11. South Brighton, Mr. Simpson, 3. Dingley, Rev. A. Caflin, 3.30. Bald Hills, 1ev. A. Gatlin, 7. Congregational, Brighton, 11ev. J.1. Riehard 11 and 7., lMalvern, 11ev. C. Moon, 11 and 7. Oakleigh, Rev..1. F. Gannaway, 11 and Wesleyan Methodist-Brighton, Revs. J. Watsford and J. 13. Smith. Were Street, Rev. .J. Watsford,11; Rev. B. Danks, 3, and Rev. C. Lancaster, 7. Primitive Methodist-S...

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CRICKET. Brighton v. St. Kilda (second elevens.) [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

I CRICKET. "-- Brighton v. St. Kilda (mecond elevens.) This match was played on Saturday at the Beach, and resulted in a draw in favor of thelocal team, the detailedascores were: sBrighton. -Wilmot, b Murdock, 38; Sullivan, c b Fabtorini, 9; Laurence, b Murdock, 2; Farries, b Murdock, 2; Grout, lb McLean, 35; Cornwall, c b Fabtorini, 3; Everingham, b McLean, 13 ; Webb, b McLean, 34; Leonard, b Dynon, 1; Wenborne, not out 19; McKay, b Fabtorini, L Byes, 7. Total, 164. St. Kilds, G for 66. Farries, 5 for 21, bowled splendidly for the locals. Brighton v. Kew Asylum. The local club journeyed on Saturday to Kew to play the Asylum team. Ballantyne winning, the toss sent Stokes and Smith in to bit first, but Stokes was caught before he scored. Roberts only added one when he was caught, Ballan. tyne was run out before he had time to score, Dunn joining Smith brought the score to 30, when Smith was bowled for i 21. Ennry after making 15 was given on lbw, making 5 for 48, Cochrane only added ...

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MALVERN POLICE COURT. SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18. Before W. B. Jones Esq., and Dr. Eccles J's.P. INSULTING BEHAVIOUR. [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

IMALVERN POLICECUURT. I SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18. Before W. B. Jones Esq., andDr. Eccles J'sP.' LYSULTING BEHAVIOR. 'W. Hill proceeded against i. Eclon for comfiittisig an assault upon him on the afternoon of the 9th inst. Complainant depoied that on the day in question he had occasion to chastise his child, she havingdisbobeyed his orders. For the purpose of chastisement he used a broad strap prodriced, and did not in his opinion use undue severity. Whilst he was beating the clhild defendant camine tp and struck hii atnd also spat in his face. , This evi dence was corroborated in part by the child, but chutradicted in part by two respectable aitnesse who stated that complainant challenged defendant to fight. The bench after a short consultation dis missed the case with £2 2s costs against complainant. A IAINTENANCE CASE Rebecca Vivian charged Alfred Gen. Caulfield with neglecting to support an illgitiinatechild of which hd was the father.' It trahspired in evidence that the child-was ...

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CAULFIELD POLICE COURT. MONDAY, FEBRUARY 20. Before J. C. Holland Esq., J.P. VAGRANCY. [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

CAULFIELD POLICE COURT. SMOUDAY, FEBLUAItY 2O. Before J. C. Holland Esq:, .T.P. F VAGtANCY. James Brennan was charged by Con stable Jordan with vagrancy. The constable deposed that accused had been knocking about Caulfield for the last three years. About a fortnight ago he went into a public house in the neighbour-. ihood and asked for .a' pint of beer,..but having so money to pay forit was refused. Soon after the wood and grass was set on fire, and it'was suspected accused was the guilty . party. Breenan was a perfect nuisance in the neighbourhood. `Robert W. "Caddon, Merchant of 56 Queen street, Melbourne, stated that on the 16th inst. whilst on his way home from the Malvern Station he was waylaid by two persons. One of them asked him for, a match, and the other who was behind him, whilst he was giving the match to the first, throttled him, and rifled his pockets, taking 4s lid in cash, and a bunch of keys. He could not swear that accused was one of them, but he had a slight impre...

Publication Title: Caulfield And Elsternwick Leader, The
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ABSTRACT OF AUCTION SALES. THIS DAY. [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

ABSTRACT OF AUCTION SALES. TIIS DAY. Messrs Robertson, Caper & Co., in conjunction with C. J. Hearle s Co., at Mordialloc, 14 magnificent allotments in the Eastbourne Estate. Messrs E .J. Dixon & Son, at Arma dale, Esst Sc Kilda, grand Allotments and Villa. Sites, also a grand Mansion site in Dandenong Koad. Mr. R. L. Hair, at Toorak, 28 grand allotmetts in To,,rak and Burke Roads. NEXT MONDAY. Mr. A. Cooper, of the Beach Reserve, a quantity of. firewood in lots to suit purchasers. NI'XT TUESDAY. Messrs Munro and Ballieu, at Glen Iris, several choice Mansion. Villa, and busi ness sites.NEXT THURSDAY. Messrs W\Valstab and Son, in conjunction withS., P. Simmonds, at Scott's Hotel, 20 acres of land at East Brightoin, and a block of land in Ceitre and Jasper roads.

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NOTICE TO CORRESPONDENT. [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

NOTICE TO CORRESPONDENT, In answer to correspondence fromn Ratepayer we have tt state that the fol lowing councillors will retire next August:-Malvern, Cr Martin for the eastern, Cr Edsall for the western and Cr Robinson for the central ridings. Ca"l. field ; Cr Holland, for the south westertr Cr Langdon, north western, Cr Looker for the eastern and Cr Lane for the East St. Kilda ridinas.

Publication Title: Caulfield And Elsternwick Leader, The
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

Colleges and Schools. "FINIS CORONAT OPUS." BRIGHTON LADIES' COLLEGE (" Ellesmere,") ST. ANDREW STREET, Near the Town Hall PRINcIPAL: MRS. J. HAINES, (Late of Clifton Bill Ladies' College), For several years teacher under the Board of Education, ' ;Assisted by. MISS A. E. COX. English Literature and Mathematics. S. GRENFELL, B.A., L.L.B. French and German. HERR OTTO MUTLLER. Drawing and Painting, J. F: JONES, EsQ. Pianoforte, T. J. HA sIMOND,EsQ., Miss BURKITT, R.A.M., MRs. ORR, and Miss A. E. COX Calisthenics. MISSES DICK and MOON. Resident Governess:. , .MISS:A, E. CON:,..., TERMS (Payable in advance) l Day Pupils: . English (as below), also Languages One and half to Four Guineas per Term Resident Pspils (under 12 years): English (as below), also Languages, Music, and Painting Twelve Guineas per Term Resident Pupils (over 12 years): English (as below). also Languages, Music, and Painting. .. Fifteen Guineas per Term ENGLISH in its various branches com prises Reading, Writing, Arit...

Publication Title: Caulfield And Elsternwick Leader, The
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

PLEASANCE'S SPECIAL TINCTURE OF' .P DOPH YLLIN The best refmiedy yet discovered for Biliousness, Bilious lIcndaclh, Constipation, Heartburn, ,Indigestion, and all Maladies: ,.. arising from a sluggish Liver;. t . PLEASANCE'S' ESANTONIA WORM . SYRUP A Never-failing Preparationfor Removing and Destroying Round or Thread Worms in Adults and Children. Shold any of the symptoms briefly given belowbenoticed, the presence of Worms can be safely concluded :-Restless ness; irritability, grinding the teeth atnight,starting dur ing sleep. picking the nriose, dark rings iunder the eyes, variable appetite,&e. SOLD..0 T . JIN 30TTLES .2s._. EACHK Typhoid, Fever: The Homoeopthicc liemedy for Typhoid Fever, PLEASANCES SPECIAL.., TINCTURE ' OF BAPTISIA. The presence of Typhoid, Enteric, Gastric, or Colonial Fever, as the disease . - is variously termed. is becom-:'. ing alarmingly on' the increase in this colony: The atten tion of the'public is drawn to the value of the above remedy, either ...

Publication Title: Caulfield And Elsternwick Leader, The
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

,.qu i.._1..;.. ~ *1'i~'i ·::;;a~nJy;liiar l~r& -' ~ii.I: ::: "'.~._I:4..1. . ~&- ·· aI~il ~Re;·H ir ddit~s of: Brightoll aild the SUrioulidinr District i~Z :··'i· ··;··.·: 1-:.:14 · Are reminded that a BRANCH of' the Popular·:·llf'-~i 4· EQU7 Z T .A. .- E. E . TO : ~ ~QI3ITA.L.E UTO~-: Is NW OPN i BAYSTRET, ORTHBRIGTON Where ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ·":: the ca RCR VRTIGRqie rma"edet nAco. Grocjes Wins ad Sirit, frstclas qulityonl ket. Cstoerscalld o forOrdrs.Pric lits n aplictio - hefvorofyurparnaerepctulysoiitd ~~ At the CENTRAL~~~~~~~~~~~~·· STORE,' 89i· COLIN -ST EAT h Gets R iig aeee hl nth ooy snwprceig £5,00 ORHOFSTCKhs o e ure itoxibey I wl b wit yu wil t iv u acll ad ouwllno b isppine --T - Th whol of th Goods: are;::: in·:: fis-ls odtohvigbe ucae ihn h atsxmnh. Millinery Depatment. ontrimmed bonnets, fashionable shapes, in al1 colors, from Gdeach; usual selling; *:price, 4/6. t'ntrimmed hats, ini great variety, all. the' teading shapes, will be cleared at...

Publication Title: Caulfield And Elsternwick Leader, The
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

Auctions. SATURDAY, :25th FEBRUARY. At 3 o'clock, on the Ground. TOORAK ESTATE. TOOBA ESTATE Corner of - TOORAK and BURKE ROADS, Late lliggs's Orchard. -: ROBERT . LHAIR, Auctioneer. has received instructions to offer by public auction on Saturday, 25th inst., This magniliccnt estate subdivided into 02Q GRAN)D'BUSINESS'and fie 2 VILLA SITES. 10 This estate is situatedo n the Corner of BURKE and TOORAK ROADS, Within five minutes of the Burke Road. Railway Station, on Glen Iris line. Has a big frontage to Burke Ro:d. The land has been carefully surveyed. The drainage is perfect. The auctioncer wonld; dsw attentiont6 the factof this being ode of the best pad-' dlocks for sub-division ever offered in this select localityr BInilders and speculators should not lose this opportunity of securing a few allotments in this famous estate. Sale will be conducted in a spacious marquee. NOTE IHE TERMS : 'Tenll per cent. deposit; balance by quarteriy paymentsto 2I months, bearinginterest at 6 per c...

Publication Title: Caulfield And Elsternwick Leader, The
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

'Specal` Advertilsemena ts:;,ý'' "N NO.T AT E.' THIS U..DAVIDSON, Boot and Shoe (Warehouse, 'Comimercial' Road, South 't ,` r Supplies a'lrsatclass articlet etiery atmoderate price The arge licease in si"hfi sbuesincs is the best proof that he gives c4;.. satisfaction. ,;-Onetrialwill prove this, BARKLY Sc& PARLIAIMENT STREETS BRIGHTON. WM. CLARK, CONTRACTOR For Asphalting Lawn Tennis Courts, Garden Paths, Vcrandahs, Yards, Workshops, &c., &c. &c. FENCING, CARTAGE,. &PLOUGHING. '" ON SALE :-Metals, Rubble;, Screenings, Bricks, Sc. J- W.` SAL~T- `RY` Family Crocer, Tea Dealer and General Merclhant, ST. ANDREW STREET, BRIGHTON. Families waited on for Orders. J. R. BAVINTON, BOOTMAKER, POINT NEPEAN ROAD, SNortlh Brighton. MESSRS. W. H. HUNT AND SON, OUSE -DECORATORS' - BAY STREET, Brighton, Beg to draw the attention of their numerous friends and patrons to the NEW `SANITARY WALL PAPERS. These Papers are being very largely neused in England, and h...

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THE LEADER. JUSTICE TO ALL. SATURDAY, FEB. 25, 1888. [Newspaper Article] — The Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader — 25 February 1888

THE LEADER. JUSTICE TO ALL. SATURDAY, FEB. ?5, 188S. TuEapproaching Cintennial Exhibit ionin Augustnext willproclaiin to the inhabitants of the civilised globe that the. new world of Australia enters upon the second ceintury.' ' When the bold Noresmen; the Sea Kings of their day, gazed with Covetous: eyes upon the British Isles, when the designing Duke of, Normandyr;.i wrecked the English;'crowvi from the gallant saxon Harold-eight hundred; years, ago riot only Australia 'but the vast , con tinent: of America was undreamed .of by the ;wisest and ,,most learned pIhilosophers. .Had any ,one con jectired; the word was roniid he wouiild ha e beeni considered a daniierr ous luiatic. Its limits wiee coifinied to a comparatively mineagre area'; n as it was considered perfectly 'flat as Dr.- Thomias says, it wasiithought if yoni vent beyond the known boni dariest oi u would' fall off into a dark and ibottomless abyss. °Since' those dayis of siuperstitiona how prolific and wide-spreading has...

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