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Cumberland – The Fire at Greystoke Castle ' front page showing the firemen fighting the flames, and a small group of people in the foreground

' Paris – Exhibition of Poultry at the Jardin D'Acclimation ' a wonderful full page print from engraving showing Wild Turkeys belonging to M. Bruzeau - - Pair of Fowls of The La Fleche Breed, the property of M. Izard - - Pair of Fowl of the Campine Breed belonging to M. Bocquet - - Hirondelles or Swallow Pigeons - - Pouting Pigeons – M. Miel - - Houdan Fowls Exhibited by M. Perre - - Golden Polish by M. Felix Durand - - Tumbler Pigeons of M. Bocquet - -The Crevecoeur Pair of M. Simier - - The Brahmapootras of M. Bocquet and His Spanish Fowls


The Expedition to Abyssinia -:

' Lake Ashangi – The Army Marching Past '

' Lake Ashangi from the Antalo Road '

' The Tacazzee Valley – Major Murray's Batter of Armstrong Guns Crossing the Valley ' full page print from engraving showing a line of Elephants with handlers carrying the guns


' Lord Brougham ' full page print from engraving – info. Henry Peter Brougham


The Royal Marriage in Italy

' The Ponte Santa Trinita at Florence – The Crown Prince Humbert and Princess Margaret After Their Wedding '

' Regatta on the Arno at Florence '


' The Abyssinian Expedition – The Church of Miriam at Focada '

' Founder of the Whitworth Scholarships of Mechanical Science - Mr Joseph Whitworth of Manchester '

' Chess Problem by L. Billow of Heidelberg – One of the Competing Problems of the British Tourney '

' The Queens Drawingroom at Buckingham Palace – The Ambassadors Entrance ' full page print from engraving showing couples in court dress, diplomats and their wives etc lining up to go into the palace – The "Drawingroom" was a royal social event

' Buckingham Palace – Grand Entrance Hall ' near full page

' Abyssini – Picture of the Crucifixion in the Church at Adigerat '

' Abyssinia – Decoration in the Church of Miriam at Focada '

' Abyssinia – Marble in the Tabot or Ark of Reive a Church Near Adigerat ' small

The Late Lord Brougham

Foreign and Colonial Intelligence includes:

France

Italy

Germany

Greece

The US etc


' Royal Institution Lectures include:

Mr C Greville Williams FRS on The Artificial Formation of Organic Substances

Professor Bain of Aberdeen University on Common Errors on the Mind

Dr Michael Foster on The Development of Animals


The Illustrated London News Editorial

Births Marriages and Deaths

Meteorological Observations at the Kew Observatory

' The Court – Royal Comings and Goings

' The Church – Preferments and Appointments List


Imperial Parliament includes:

The Navy Estimates

The Sea Fisheries Bill

The Boundary Bill

Established Church ( Ireland ) Bill


Country News with ref. to - Girl Named Emily Johnson aged 6 severely burned at the York Theatre - - - Thunderstorm at The Island of Coll nr Cornaighmore, Donald M'Kinnon seriously injured


Meeting of the Royal National Life Boat Institution at John Street, Adelphe, the Duke of Northumberland in the Chair with references to Amlwch Anglesea – Witernsea – Blakeney – Ayr – Moelfre – and many more


Metropolitan News includes:

Metropolitan Board of Works Dr Markham The Pool Law Inspector and The Poor Law Board, re. the poor diets in the metropolitan workhouses


Monetary and Commercial Transactions "From Our City Correspondent"

The Markets – Prices of Wheat – Bread – Seeds – Turnip – Linseed – Hay and Straw – Potatoes – Oils, Linseed etc – Coals fro Newcastle, sunderland, Hartlepool – Meat and Offal

The Destruction of Greystoke Castle the Seat of Mister Henry Howard near Ulleswater


Wills and Bequests include:

The Right hon. Julia the Dowager Countess of Glasgow

General Sir George Augustus Wetherall

John Davy MD FRS late of Lesketh How near Ambleside in Westmorland

MR James Teare late of Knutsford

WilliamDangar formerly of Turanville near Scone in New South Wales but late of Cheltenha


Binocular Glass Awarded to Captain A. F. Thompson of the American Brig Thomas Turull - small apprx 40 wds


Obituary of Eminent Persons includes:

The Right Hon. Henry Brougham, Baron Brougham and Vaux died at Cannes in France


The War in Abyssinia


The General Election: Voters Coming to The Poll' Front page

'The General Election: The Nomination at Exeter, For the City'

'The Nomination at Edinburgh'

'The Nomination at Oxford'

'The Nomination at Lancaster, For North Lancashire'

'The General Election: The Nomination of Mr Disraeli at Aylesbury, for Buckinghamshire' Full page print from engraving

'Tired Out by H. Marks in the Dudley Gallery' Wonderful full page engraving

'The Late Gioacchimo Rossini The Composer'

'The Race for The Championship of The Thames: The Start' Boat Race

'Expedition Against Pirates in the Presian Gulf. miel '

'Burning Pirate Dhows in the Persian Gulf'

'The Funeral of Rossini at Paris'

'The General Election: Declaration of The Poll at Glasgow'

'A Ship Pierced by a Swordfish' small

'The General Election: The Nomination for South West Lancashire at Liverpool' view of the Shirehall

'Scenes at The General Election - 'The Latest Intelligence' - - - 'Close of the Poll' - - - 'The Nomination for the Borough of Liverpool'

'Chess Problem by Mr Conrad Bayer'

' Nominations at Elections'

'Foreign and Colonial News'

'The New Parliament' - List of members returned to serve in the next parliament

'Births and Deaths'

'Wills and Bequests' includes The Most Hon. Henry Weysford Charles Plantagenet Rawdon Hastings, Marquis of Hastings aged 26 - - - George William Lenox Esq of 34 Portland Place and of Yngs Augharrad, Pontypridd - - - Mrs Louisa Plumley of 35 Brunswick Square, WC - - - Mrs Ann Morris of 44 Pulteney Street Bath and Hocker Hill House, Chestow

'The Illustrated London News' Editorial

'The Court at Windsor'

'National Sports'

'Metropolitan News'

'The markets'

'Astronomical Occurrences in December'

'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes The Right Hon. Hugh Somerville, Baron somerville was killed whilst hunting near Withcote Hall, Uppingham, Rutlandshire, age 29 - - - Colonel William Chester Master of Knole park and of the Abbey , Gloucestershire - - - Sir John Shaw, Bart., of Kilmarnock died at his town house 17 Sussex Gardens - - - Edward Hildebrandt celebrated landscape painter, born at Dantzic

And more

Some of the pages are detached


Addressing the House of Commons for the First Time as Prinme Minister – Mr Disraeli ' front page – the print from engraving gives a view of the Treasury Bench and the table of the House, with the Speaker in his chair and the surrounding benches and galleries crowded with listeners

' Statues of George IV and William IV in Westminster Hall '

' Japan – The Port of Hiogo in the Tsuwa Nada ' – info Kobe


The Inland Sea of Japan -:

' The Bingo Nada With Yosima Island and Villages ' – info. Yoshima Seto

' Coast of Sikok with the City of Marungami and Castle of the Daimio '

' Island of Hime-Shima in the Tsuwa Nada and Coast of Kiusiu '

' Island and Town of Osima and Coast of Sikok in the Harima Nada ' – info. Oshima

' View in the Harima Nada '

Full page prints from engraving – The views were sketched by Mr G. R. Lawrenson the Assistant Surgeon RN on HMS Leopard with the Squadron of Sir A. Kuper In 1864


Expedition to Abbyssinia -:

' Zula Camp – The Commissariat Stores and Railway ' a panoramic view across a half double page

' Mules and Mule Drivers at The Camp '

' Camp Followers and Water Carriers '

Double page – Annesley Bay – Bay of Zula Eritrea


' The Highlands of Braemar in Scotland ' a full page print from engraving from a painting by W. L. Leitch – a morning-time mountain scene showing a herd of small black horned Highland cattle

' Judge - Mr Justice Hannen '

' Formerly the American Dunderberg - Now The French Ironclad Rochambeau ' ship

' The Last of The Old Fleet Prison in London ' Sleekburnc.

' Whitechapel in London – The People's Market '

' A Silver Epergne and Candelabrum Presented to Brigadier General Abercrombie Nelson from the Jamaica house of Assembly – Made by E. and E. Emanuel of Burlington Gardens ' an engraving showing the piece of plate – the article makes ref. to the Jamaican House of Assembly voting a grant of 200 guineas to purchase the plate to be presented to the Brigadier General for the part he played in the "suppression of the negro insurrection in the Morant Bay district of Jamaica in 1865…"

' The London Fire Brigade – The Metropolitan Fire Brigade At Practice on the Thames Embankment ' a full page print from engraving showing the various fire engines, extending ladders, firemen etc watched by crowds at the bottom of Norfolk Street, Strand

' James Parke - The Late Lord Wensleydale '

' The Delaptidated Condition of Temple Bar '

' Chess Problem '

The Alabama Negotiations

Colonial and Foreign News includes:

France – The Corps Legislatif and the Press Bill - - Rehearsal of Ambroise Thomas's New Miel Opera of Hamlet - - Tremendous Storm over Paris

Spain

Belgium

Italy

Austria

Northern Germany

The United States


Parliament with ref to Mr Disraeli – Mr Shaw Lefevre – Mr Gladstone – etc


Law and Police includes the cases of:

Sadler v. Smith an Action aRising out of the late contest between Sadler and Kelley for The Sculling Championship

Case of Peto, Betts and Crampton

Teacher Margaret Walsh Charged with assaulting Ellen Brown a child of four years by immersing her feet in a copper of hot water

George Mackay an Anti Popery Lecturer at Rochdale Sleekburnc.

Mary Callaghan and Alice Davies of Shrewsbury who fought a prize fight


Illustrated London News Editorial

The Cort – Royal Comings and Goings

The Church – Preferements and Appointments List

Parliament – House of Lords and Commons:

The Scotch Reform Bill

The State of Ireland

Church Rates

Tenure ( Ireland ) Bill

The Alabama Claims with ref. to Mr Shaw Lefevre – Earl Russell – Lord Stanley – Mr Seward – Mr J. S. Mill – Mr Gladstone


Metropolitan News includes Executive Relief Committee for the East End Distress – etc

Adjudication of Bankrupts List

The Fleet Prison

The Abyssinian Expedition with mention of Sir Robert Napier – Mr Rassam – Mr Cameron – Rev. Dr Stern – Lieutenant Prideaux – Dr Henri Blancarestill


Royal institution Lectures:

Mr G. Scharf FSA – On Historic Portraiture

Mr W. Kingdon Clifford – On Mental Development

Professor Roscoe – On Neo Metallic Elements


The Farm – with ref. to The Central Farmers Club on Cheese Factories - mentions Mr George K Jackson of Tattenhall Cheshire – Mr Clare Sewell Read MP


Wills and Bequests includes:

Henry Tull Esq of 16 Cork Street, Burlington Gardens

Samuel Eyres Esq of Armley in Leeds

Sir Norton Joseph Knatchbull of Mersham Hatch near Ashford in Kent

Miss Ann Lockwood of Betchworth Surrey (short)


Obituary of Eminent Persons Recently Deceased includes:

Lord Byron – The Right Hon. George Anson Byron of Rochdale

The Right Hon. Sir Archibald John Primrose K.T. PC etc Reive – The Earl of Rosebery died at his town house 139 Piccadilly in LOndon

Lord William Kennedy died at 2 Buckingham Terrace Edinburgh

Sir Henry Floyd died at his town house 36 Gloucester Place In London

Sir James Brown Gibson MD died at Cannes

General John Alexander paul Macgregor died at his town house 7 Sussex Place, Hyde park Gardens I London

Colonel Robert Smith Webb died at his residence, Milford House near Godalming

Adverts of the day


'The Election Riots at Blackburn: Scene at Mr Boyle's Works, Simmons Street' (Front Page) shows the building of J. Boyle & Co. The Lancashire Steam Preserve Works

'M. Henri Rochefort of The "Lantern"...' He is in exile and his newspaper publication banned

'The Great Hall, Terminus Hotel, Cannon Street: Meeting of The Fourth City Mutual Building andInvestment Society'

' His Holiness The Pope at Civita Vecchia' Full page, Pope Pius IX

'The Emperor Napoleon Presiding at A Council of Ministers at St. Cloud' M. Rouher - M. Duruy - M. Pinard - Admiral Rigaud De Genouilly - M. Baroche - Marshal Vaillant - Marshal Niel - The Emperor - M. De Forcade La Roquette - The Empress - M. Vuitry - M. De Moustier - M. Magne (Double page)

'Closing of The Havre Exhitition: The Grand Banquet' Full page

'Distributing The Awards At The Closing of The Havre Exhibition'

'The Late Inundations in Switzerland: Members of the Relief Committee Receiving Donations for The Sufferers'


This second part of the description features articles which are not accompanied by engravings or images unless listed above, and include :-

The Thieves November Saturnalia'

'The Election Riots in Blackburn' mentions some of the names of people involved includeing Mr Potts the Chief Constable, Mr Ralph Holden of the Infirmary Hotel, Patrick Gallagher a bricklayers labourer who died and more

'General Espartero'

'Mr Disraeli and His Prospects'

'Sir Stafford Northcote and the Irish Church'

'Lord Mayors Day'

'The Fancy Bread Question' to do with the weighing of bread

'An Odd Argument, wit reference to Mr Gathorne Hardy'

'Obituary includes The Marquis of Hastings, Henry Weysford Plantagenet Rawdon Hastings - Mr William Harrison a popular vocalist died at his residence Gaisford Street, Kentish Town'

'Killed by a Meteor'

' 'Foreign Intelligence'

'Police column includes: The Smoke Nuisance, Barclay and Perkins, brewers, were summoned - Smuggling, Andrew Menlon, Desire Weyetts etc charged at Southwark for smuggling 92 lb of tobacco - Dog Licenses'

........ And much more.


Reception of General Sir Robert Napier at The Crystal' (front page) - there is a light stain to the very bottom right hand corner which runs through the paper - but it only affects the very corner of the borders - if in doubt, ask)

'The Earl of Shaftesbury Addressing The Assemblage at The Show of The Westminster Society for Encouraging Window Gardening'

'The Body of The late Prince Michael of Servia Lying in State inThe Cathedral at Belgrade'

'The King And Queen of The Belgians Visiting Admiral Farragut on Board the United States Ship Franklin off Ostend' Full page 'Matchlock men of Enderla, Tigre, Abyssinia'

'Abyssinian Salt Traders' loading a camel

'The Senate Chamber at Florence' Full page

'Clelebration of American Independence in The Catelan Gardens, Paris'

'Female Carriers at Work at Pompeii from a Picture by M. Sain'


This second part of the description features articles which are not accompanied by engravings or images unless listed above, and include :-

The Lords and Commons of The Future'

'Late Events in Servia '

'Inner Life of The House of Commons including Lord Elcho and His Twenty Hearers - Reference to Mr Gladstone and Disraeli - the Secretary of The Admiralty's Griefs'

'A New Blasting Agent at the Merstham Grey Limestone Works near Redhill with Dynamite, a new blasting agent'

'The Royal Spoils From Abyssinia'

'An Unpublished Poem by Milton. Professor Henry Morley has addressed the follwoing communication to the Times

'The Irish Peasantry'

'Workwomen at The Excavations of Pompeii'

'Criminal Classes at Large'

'Captain Negroni's Chinese Colection'

'A Fight With Italian Brigands'

'Police

'and more.


A Shrimper by L. Smyth.... ' Front page - an engraving of a young girl with a shrimp net (there is a small 2-3 cm stain in the border of this page, and also a stamp)

The Trinity Buoy Wharf, Blackwall - full page

The Buoy Store, Trinity Wharf, Blackwall - full page

The Fenian Alarm : The Night Guard in Plymouth Harbour - Full page

Full Cry by F Tayler from the winter exhibition No 7 at the Haymarket - Full page

The Prince of Wales visiting the persons at St Bartholomews hospital wounded by the Clerkenwell explosion

Lighthouse on Kennery Island near Bombay

' St Peters Church Edinburgh '

' Bombay - The Lighthouse on Colaba Point ...'

' Drilling Special Constables at pearce's Riding School Queens Road Paddington '

' Swearing in The London Irish Rifle Volunteers as Special Constables at The National School Rooms St Martins in the Fields ...'

' The Exchange News Room Liverpool - Grand Ball ' full page print from engraving

3 engravings of testimonials to Mr J Colquhoun of Killermont, John O'Shannassy, The Tennyson vase Morte D'Arthur and Guinevere

' The Bremer Railway Bridge near Ipswich Queensland Australia ...' an engraving showing the bridge and buildings

' Quaggas on the Plains of the Vaal River South Africa ' a stampedeing herd - a zebra like animal now extinct

' The South Australian Newspaper press Boat - The Port Adelaide ...'

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' The Pass of Uspallata Miel in South America - The Inca's Bridge '

' Chess problem by Mr. H. Meyer '

The monument to Field Marshall Lord Clyde, by Baron Marochetti in Waterloo place


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 Duke of Edinburgh in Australia

'Foreign and Colonial News'

Wills and Bequests includes General Sir Richard Lluellyn KCB - - - John Ames Esq of Clevelands near Lyme Retgis Devon - - - Williamn Lloyd Wharton Esq of Dryburn Durham - - - Thomas Quartermaine - - - Charles Alexander Merchant of Gibraltar

'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes The Right Hon. Samuel Hood died at his seat Cricket St Thomas near Chard in Somersetshire - - - Lieutenant Colonel Sir Henry William Des Voeux died at his seat Drakelowe near Burton on Trent - - - Vice Admiral Sir William Dickson died at his house 5 Gloucester Road Old Brompton - - - James Mackie Esq died at his seat Ernespie Castle - - - The Ven. Henry Tatham Archdeacon of Bedford and Rural Dean of Stanford Rivvers Eddex, Chaplain to the Queen - - - The Rev. William Dobson MA former Principal of Cheltenham College died at his Residence Lansdowne Lodge Cheltenham - - - Lieutenant colonel James Fraser CB - - - The Pastor M. Athanase Laurent Charles Coquerel

Queen Victoria and her Private Journal - Leaves from the "Journal of Our Life in the Highlands" Balmoral etc - six columns over two pages with references to many people, servants, villagers etc including John Brown - Duncan a Keeper - Kitty Kear - Widow Symons - Little Mary Symons - Lizzie Stuart - and many others -

Sir R. Phillimore on the Law of Naturalisation

And more


January to June


January 4th

David showing the head of Goliath to Saul - by Miss Louisa Starr - half page

The massacre of the innocents - by Mr Henry Wiles - half page

Lattice Iron Viaduct at the Ruisseau D'Alma, Junction of the Montlucon and Limoges railways - near half page -
Shadows before - omens of war perhaps?

Life boat services

The Astronomer Royal

The death of Maria Dowager countess of harrington

Professor Tyndall on heat and Cold

The public Health Fine arts - Paintings by Gustave Dore


January 11th

' ..." Wafted Away " by Frederick Bacon Barwell ' a beautiful full page print from engraving showing a young woman on board a Norwich Wherry ( sailing boat ), with a large gaffsail spread, on the River Yare near Yarmouth

' The Guards Institute at Carlisle Place in Pimlico '

' The Ghaut or Wharf at Cawnpore - Massacre Ghaut ' - info Kanpur Satichaura - Satti Chura Ghat - Nana Rao Ghat - Sati Chura Ghat SleekburnC.

' The New Controller in Chief of the Army - General Sir Henry Storks KCB '

' Taboga - Bay of Panama '

' Chess Problem '

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 New Cabinet at Florence in Italy

Fenianism - with reference to the Clerkenwell Explosion - The Prisoners Richard Burke alias Barry - Theodore Joseph Casey - Henry Shaw alias Mullany - Isaac Jefferson or Wat Tyler - and more

Foreign and Colonial News includes France - Italy and General Menabrea - etc

Illustrated London News Editorial

The Court at Osborne House Isle of Wight etc - Royal Comings and Goings

Naval and Military Intelligence includes The War Office and Admiralty Appointments - - The Volunteers

Country News

Law and Police includes Mr Charles Pembridge Langston of Dalston for Violent and Indecent Behaviour at StEthelburga Church Bishopsgate

Current Literature includes " Roughing it in Crete in 1867 " by J. E. Hilary Skinner - - Sales Attiei by D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson - - - a Bok about Dominies - - - Proved in the Fire by William Duthie - - - Constance Lorn and Other Poems by William Duthie - - - Princess of Brunswick Wolfenbuttel and Other Tales by Heinrich Zschokke - - - Thoughts on Men and Things by Angelina Gushington

The Farm with reference to Mr Henry Bull of Hurstpierrepoint on Milking, Milk Keeping for Butter Making

Royal Institution Lectures includes Professor Tyndall on Heat And Cold

' Members Out of Parliament with reference to Mister Charles Villiers - Mister Cardwell and The Druids - Mister Poulett Scrope

Obituary of Eminent Person includes The Hon. Emily O'Brien died at Quarrwood, Ryde the daughter of William Henry Ashe A'Court second Lord Heytesbury - - - Sir Samuel Edmund Falkiner of Anne Mount Co. Cork - - - Baron Marochetti the Sculptor died at paris - - - Patrick Campbell MacDougall Professor of Moral Philosophy University of Edinburgh died at Buckingham Terrace Edinburgh - - - The Rev Miles Bland DD Prebendary of Wells and Rector orf Lilley - - - The Rev. Dr. J. Hannah the Wesleyan Clergyman

Wills and Bequests includes The Marquis of Escayrac Marie Joseph Henri Leonie de LAuture - - - Valentine Knight Esq of Thorncroft Leatherhead Surrey - - - Miss Elizabeth Harrison of King Edwards Road Hackney - - - Jabez Legg Esq of Stratford in Essex - - - Mrs Elizabeth Bond of 24 Devonshire Place - - - Mrs Maria Otley of Little Gonerby SleekburnC.

Scientific Results of the Month

 

 


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' TheExchange News Room Liverpool - Grand Ball ' full page print from engraving

' The Bremer Railway Bridge near Ipswich Queensland Australia ...' an engraving showing the bridge and buildings

' Quaggas on the Plains of the Vaal River South Africa ' a stampedeing herd - a zebra like animal now extinct

' The South Australian Newspaper press Boat - The Port Adelaide ...'

' The Pass of Uspallata in South America - The Inca's Bridge '

' Chess problem by Mr. H. Meyer '

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Also articles (no engravings unless listed above) including :-
The Duke of Edinburgh in Australia

'Foreign and Colonial News'

Wills and Bequests includes General Sir Richard Lluellyn KCB - - - John Ames Esq of Clevelands near Lyme Retgis Devon - - - Williamn Lloyd Wharton Esq of Dryburn Durham - - - Thomas Quartermaine - - - Charles Alexander Merchant of Gibraltar

'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes The Right Hon. Samuel Hood died at his seat Cricket St Thomas near Chard in Somersetshire - - - Lieutenant Colonel Sir Henry William Des Voeux died at his seat Drakelowe near Burton on Trent - - - Vice Admiral Sir William Dickson died at his house 5 Gloucester Road Old Brompton - - - James Mackie Esq died at his seat Ernespie Castle - - - The Ven. Henry Tatham Archdeacon of Bedford and Rural Dean of Stanford Rivvers Eddex, Chaplain to the Queen - - - The Rev. William Dobson MA former Principal of Cheltenham College died at his Residence Lansdowne Lodge Cheltenham - - - Lieutenant colonel James Fraser CB - - - The Pastor M. Athanase Laurent Charles Coquerel

Queen Victoria and her Private Journal - Leaves from the "Journal of Our Life in the Highlands" Balmoral etc - six columns over two pages with references to many people, servants, villagers etc including John Brown - Duncan a Keeper - Kitty Kear - Widow Symons - Little Mary Symons - Lizzie Stuart - and many others -

Sir R. Phillimore on the Law of Naturalisation


January 25th

eight pages, price sixpence

.contains the following :-

Prints from engravings and articles including


 

1741

a leap year and priced sixpence.

It features articles with prints from engravings including


March 7th

A nine page issue price fivepence.

It features many prints from engravings and articles including


March 21st

Abyssinian Expedition - Arrival at Adigerat ofThe ing of Tigre, an Ambassador from Kassai ' front page

' Abyssinia - On The Shore at Zulla, Annesley Bay ' a busy scene with elephants, cranes, sailing ships etc SleekburnC.

' The Mariner's Children by Lawrence Duncan ' a wonderful print from engraving of children playing in a rock pool with a toy sailing boat - near full page

' Chancellor of the Exchequer - The Right Hon. George Ward Hunt MP '

In a Field Near Thames Ditton Station - ' Experiments with Nortons Patent Tube Wells, Used by Our Army in Abyssinia '

' Chess Problem by R. Rabson '

' Lord Justice Sir William page Wood '

' Opening of the New Docks at Millwall ' engraving showing sailing ships and a crowd of people

' Abyssinian Expedition - The Church at Goun Gouna ' a print from engraving from a sketch by Count Seckendorff of the Prussian Army

' Abyssinian Expedition - The Town of Adigerat ' from a sketch by Count Seckendorff of the Prussian Army SleekburnC.


' Funeral of the King of Bavaria at Nice

' The Cortege Leaving Miel the Villa Lions '

' The Promenade De Anglais at Nice '


' Silver Cross at the Church of Goun-Gouna in Abyssinia '

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 :-

National Education - with mention of Mister Henry Austin Bruce - Mister Joseph Kay - Mister W. E. Forster

Foreign and Colonial News includes France - Italy - Belgium - Austria - North Germany - Russia - The United States of America with reference to the Articles of Impeachment Against the President

Law and Police includes Campbell v. Earl Dalhousie and others - - An Explosion of Naphtha at a House in Charles Street Lambeth - - Charles Brown Charged, with Shamming Illness, at The Mansion House, 21 Days Imprisonment with Hard Labour.... - - Inquest on Lady H. F. Tichborne - - Murder at Winscombe nr Banwell Weston super Mare - A female Frances Kedder Sentenced to Death at Maidstone

Weekly Return of Births and Deaths

Imperial Parliament includes The State of Ireland - - The Sale of Intoxicating Liquors on Sundays - - TheCompound Householders Question

Metropolitan News includes Delay of the Thames Embankment

National Sports includes Coursing and The Great Scarisbric Cup for 123 Dogs

Obituary of Eminent Person includes Sir Richard Digby Neave Baronet of Dagnam park Essex deid at his town house 78 Eccleston Square - - - Mrs Anne Surtees died at Mainsforth in County Durham widow of Robert Surtees Esq JP - - - Charles J. Anderson Esq an Intrepid South African Traveller died in the Wilds of Ondoga near Ovamba Land  SleekburnC.

Wills and Bequests include The Right Hon. William Parsons, Earl of Rosse and Baron of Oxmantown of The Castle, Parsonstown in Kings County Ireland - - - The Right Hon. Sir Edmund Walker Head KCB etc formerly of Chester Place, Hyde Park and Chesham Street, Belgrave Square and late of Eaton Square Pimlico - - - Joseph Guest Esq of Dudley Worcestershir an of Barston Warwickshire

Monetary and Commercial Transactions

The Markets

Adjudication of Bankrupts

Current Literature includes History of the French Revolution by Heinrich Von Sybel Professor of Histor at University of Bonn - - - Memoir of Lady Anna Mackenzie by Alexander Lord Lindsay - - - Lyrics of Horace by E. M. Brodie MA - - - William Blake A Critical Essay by Algernon Charles Swinburne - - - History of France by Emile de Bonnechose - - - Children of the State by Florence Hill - - - Courage and Cowards by Selina Gaye - - La Lyre Francais by Gustave Masson  SleekburnC.

The Queens Drawingroom and The Levee - with a list of the presentations mad to the Queen

Naval and Military Intelligence includes The War Office and Admiralty Appointments - - The Volunteers - - Easter Review

 


March 28th

price fivepence.

It features articles with prints from engravings including :-

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Also articles (no engravings unless previously mentioned) including :-
The Abyssinian expedition

The Indian Budget

Sketches in Parliament

The Duke of Edinburgh in Tasmania and New South wales

Manchester Trades Union Outrages

South Sea Whaling ( a small article on a missing illustration

National Education

Royal institution lectures including :- Mr George Scharf on Historic Portraiture - Professor matthiessen on alloys and their uses - Professor Roscoe on Chemistry of Non metallic elements - Dr Michael Foster on the development of Animals

Obituaries including :- Rt Hon Robert John Carrington of Upton Nottinghamshire - James Baron De tessier of brunswick terrace Brighton - General Milday Fane of Fulbeck hall Lincolnshire - Major General G King of Bradford Abbas Dorset

Archaeology of the month - results of various finds at Bow, Highbury, and some forgeries


April 4th


Articles (no engravings) include:

'British Rule in India'

'Foreign And Colonial News'

'Weekly Return of Births and Deaths'

'The Magazines'

'National Sports'

'Scientific Results of the Month'

'Obituary of Eminent ersons includes Lady harriet Anne Lowry-Corry died at the Admiralty - - - The Hon. Francis Henry William Needham died at Datchet House, Bucks - - - Sir THomas Kenah KCB , General in the Army and Colonel of the 63rd Regt of Foot - - - Colonel Edward Ramsden Priestley ded at the Golden Lion Hotel, Stirling - - - The Rev. John Healey Bromby MA the oldest clergyman in England, aged 97 died at Sidney Sussex College,Cambridge'


May 9th

eight pages, price sixpence.contains the following :-

'The Expedition to Abyssinia: The Amba Aladjieh, near Lake Ashangi' (front page), 'Abyssinia: The Intrenched Position of Adigerat', 'Abyssinia: Shohos Bringing in Grass to The Comissariat at Undel Wells', 'The Abyssinian Church Festival of Palm Sunday' (wonderful full page), 'Room in The Eagle Tower, Carnarvon Castle, Where the First Prince of Wales is Said to Have Been Born', 'Funeral Procession of The Late Hon. Thomas D'arcy M'Gee at Montreal Canada - The Late Atrocious Crime of the Fenian Conspirators in Canada', ' 'The Rival Pets by E. Castan in the Exhibition at The French Gallery, Pall Mall', 'The Baffled Hawk by A. Munro in the Exhibition of The Royal Academy', 'Nydia The Blind Flower Girl of Pompeii, Gathering Flowers in The Garden of Glaucus by C. F. Fuller', 'Elaine by T. S. Westmacott', 'Red Riding Hood' (beautiful full Page, 'St Pierre, Caen by S. Read' (full page), 'Daniel Maclise RA' (full page portrait), 'The Magic Mirror, Queen Elizabeth consulting her Secret Intelligencer, Dr. Lee, painted byC. Cattermole', 'The Late General Sir George A. Wetherall KCB', 'Monument in Glasgow Cathedral to The Memory of Officers and Men of The 71st Regiment'. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Also articles (no engravings) including 'Foreign and Colonial News', 'Law and Police', 'Farewell of Mr. Charles Dickens Visit to America, and his Farewell Banquet in New York', 'Weekly Return of Births and Deaths', 'The Royal Commission on Ritualism', 'Exhibition of The Royal Academy Supplement', 'The Farm', 'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes Don Ramon Narvaez Duke of Valencia and Marshall of Spain at Madrid, The Right Hon. Caroline, Dowager Lady Wenlock at her town house 29 Berkeley Square, The Right Rev. William Collinson Sawyer First Biswhop of Grafton and Armidal in New South Wales, was drowned by the upsetting of a boat on the river Clarence, Sir Thomas Newby Reeve at Richmond Surrey, Lieutenant General William Booth, Lieutenant General George John Belson RA died at Woolwich, Lieutenant Colonel Francis Fuller CB at Jersey',


6th June eight pages, price sixpence.contains the following :-

Prints from engravings and articles including


13th June eight pages, price sixpence.contains the following :-

Prints from engravings and articles including


June 20th

- © (copyright) - Sleekburn Prints 2004 - 2007


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This second part of the description features items of news but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-
The Church: Preferments and Appointments', 'Weekly Return of Births and Deaths', 'Foreign and Colonial News', 'Metropolitan News', 'Country News', 'The Court', 'National Sports', 'Naval and Military',

'Obituary of Eminent Persons: includes The Rajah Barooke Sir James Brooke Rajah of Sarawak at Barrator Devon, The Rev William Seymour Hampson of Taplow Buckinghamshire',

'Imperial Parliament includes The Irish Reform Bill', 'The Markets', 'Monetary and Commercial Transactions',

'Nothing in the Papers with references to Mr. Edward Barry and Mr. Street, The Temple of Law',

'Royal Institution Lectures by Sir John Lubbock lectures on Savages: Red Indians of North America, Professor Frankland on The Source of Light in Luminous Flames',

'Election Prospects'

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July to December summary


July 11th

fivepence. It features articles with prints from engravings including

'The Abyssinian Expedition: Dejajmatch Kassai, Ruler of Tigre'

'The Merchant Seamens Hospital, Belvedere, Kent'

'The Alexandra Park Races, Muswell Hill'

'The Abyssinian Expedition: The Naval Rocket Brigade Firing Rockets at Senafe' (front page)

'The Abyssinian Expedition: Departure of General Sir Robert Napier' (full page)

'The New Yacht Galatea, For The Corporation of The Trinity House'

'The Leopard Hunter, by Professor Jerichau, in The Royal Academy Exhibition' (small tear)

'The British Cemetery at Bilbao in Spain'

'National Exhibition of Art at Leeds: The Mediaeval Museum'

'The Alexandra Park Race Cup'

'The Abyssinian Expedition: General Sir Robert Napier at The Railway Station, Dover' (full page(

'Reception of The Duke of Edinburgh and The Prince of Wales at The Crystal Palace on Saturday Last' (full page)

'Portrait of Richard II, in The National Portrait Exhibition, South Kensington' (Restored)

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Also articles (no engravings) including 'Nova Scotia'
'Foreign and Colonial News'

'Post Office Statictics'

'Government Emigration - details of emigration to Australia, Cape of Good Hope, Natal and The Falkland Islands'

'A Proposed New House of Commons'

'The Court' Movements of the Royal Family

'Election Prospects'

'Law and Police includes John M'Eachen, a lad of fifteen, has been tried, for an offence of stealing £25 from his employers W. H. Smith at their bookstall in Surbiton'

'Remarkable Trial for Poinsoning from the Berlin correspendent of the Daily News - a bookbinder recently tried at Posen named Wittmann accused of poisoning, over a period of six years, his four wives and two children'

'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes The Rev. Sir Henry Thompson of Virhees in Sussex - Sir Samuel Thomas Spry Kt of Place and Tregolls in Cornwall - Sir John Scott Lillie at his residence 1 Norfolk Terrace, Bayswater - Richard Fort, Esq of Read Hall, Lancashire MP for Clitheroe at his town house 24 Queen's Gate Gardens'

July 25th

'Presentation of the Lancashire Cotton Famine Memorial Window to The Corporation of London at Guildhall' (front page)

'Lancaster: Doorway in Bridge Lane - Stalls inThe Parish Church - The Castle - Entrance Gate to The Castle - Staircase in The Kings Arms'

Beautiful view of 'Lancaster from The Moor' (full page)

'Austrian passenger Steam Boat on The Balatou Lake, Hungary' (full page)

'The Badgers Haunt: A Summer Night in The Woods' with a small article, in favour of the badger, I think (beautiful full page)

'Barge Match on The Thames: Off Greenithe' (Wonderful full page)

'Statue of Lord Palmerston at Romsey'

'The Caledonian Club Games at San Francisco' according to the article, a day trip to Saucelito

'The Right Reb. Dr. Atlay, Bishop of Hereford'

'Reception of General Lord Napier at The United Service Club'

'Inspection of HMS Galatea by The Queen in Osborne Bay, East Cowes' (full page)

'Fortune Telling'

'The Volunteer Camp at Wimbledon: The Ladies Club'

'Chess'

'Testimonial to General Cavanagh, Late Governor of The Straits Settlements - Testimonial to The Rev. Dr. Jelf, Late Principal of Kings College - Memorial of The Late Colonel Lacy Yea, Presented to the 1st Battalion Royal Fusiliers'

'New Buildings in Grosvenor Place'

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Also articles (no engravings) including 'The Telegraphs and The Post Office'
'Foreign and Colonial News'

'The Farm'

'National Sports'

'The Church'

'Country News'

'Fine Arts, The Slade Bequests'

'

'Metropolitan News'

'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes The Right Hon. Richard White, Earl of Bantry at Exmouth House, Hampshire - The Right Hon. Sir Ralph Abercromby, Lord Dunfermline at Colinton House near Edinburgh - General The Hon. Sir Hugh Arbuthnott - The Very Rev Antony Latouche Kirwan DD Dean of Limerick at The Turkish Baths, Military Road, Limerick'


August 15th price fivepence.

'The Beatalehem or House of Bread, In An AbyssinianChurch'

'Inauguration of The Statue of King Leopold I at Antwerp'

'The Place Verte, Antwerp, From A Picture by S. Read' Full page

'The First Grouse of The Season' Full page with hunting dogs

'Siege Operations At Chatham: Attack By The Flying Bridge on The Redan' Full page

'The Late Lord Cranworth'

'New Buildings of Christ Church College, Oxford'

'Presents From The Belgian Volunteers to Miss Burdett Coutts'

'National Volunteer Artillery Association at Shoeburyness: Countess Spencer Presenting The Prizes'

'Dinner of the British Medical Association in The hall of Christ Church College Oxford' Full page

'The Metropolitan Main Drainage: General View of The Abbey Mills Pumpimng Station'

'Interior of The Abbey Mills Pumping Station'

'National Volunteer Artillery Association: The Queens Prize Cups'

'Iron Lattice Girder Bridge at Pernambuco'


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Also articles (no engravings) including ''Seaside Politics'
'Foreign and Colonial News'

'Law and Police' 'The Farm'

'National Sports'

'The Church'

'Country News'

'Metropolitan News'

'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes The Most Noble Sir Arthur Wills Blundell Sandys Trumbull Windsor Hill, The Marquis of Downshire, he died on his 56th birthday at Hillsborough Downshire - The Right Hon. Richard Boyle, Earl of Shannon died at St Annes Hill, Cork - The Right Hon. Stephen Rumbold Lushington JP at his seat, Norton Court, Faversham - General Henry Alexander Scott RA - The Rev William John Beaumont MA - M. Boucher de Crevecoeur de Perthes at Abbeville'

Wills and Bequests' and much more.


September 12th

'The Water Drinkers by The Late John Phillip RA in the Leeds National Exhibition' Full page engraving

'The Mail Steam Boat Gondolier on the Caledonian Canal'

'Urquhart Castle, Loch Ness '

'Leeds exhibition: Silver Gilt Nef - - - Grand Oviform Chelsea Vase - - - Italian Bronze Door Knocker - - - Lotus Shaped Rockingham China Vase'

'The Hon. Reverdy Johnson the New American Minister'

'The American Yacht Sappho'

'Launch of The Bermuda Floating Dock at North Woolwich' Full page engraving 'Ruins of the Late Fire at Southampton' at the premises of the Royal mail steampacket Company at Southampton Docks

'Chess'

'The Junior Carlton Club, pall Mall

'Secret Staircase in The Bloody Tower, Tower of London' - - - 'Chamber in Basement of the Bloody Tower, Tower of London'
Also articles (no engravings unless listed above) including:
'England and America'

'Foreign and Colonial Intelligence'

'Metropolitan News '

'Law and Police includes Alexander Arthur Mackay, nineteen hanged at Newgate'

'Country News'

'The Court'

'National Sports, Doncaster Races'

Births and Deaths'

'Scientific Results of the Month with reference to Professor Tyndalls address at the British Association'

Gambling in Italy'

'Music'

'Theatre'

'Naval and Military, War Office, Admiralty - The Volunteers'

'Obituary of Eminent Persons Recently Deceased include Lord Howard De Walden The Righ Hon Sir Charles Augustus Ellis, Baron Howard of Essex died of Apoplexy at his country seat of Lesve in the province of Manur, Belgium - - - General Alexander Fisher Macintosh KH - - - The Rev Dr John David Hare at his house, Vine Cottage, 19 Park Village East, Regents Park - - - Major George Berkeley Calcott of Caynham Court died at his residence St Johns House, Blackheath - - - Dr George Smith of Trevor '

'Wills and Bequests includes Field Marshal The Right Hon. Sir Edward Blakeney - - - The Hon and Rev Frederick Bertie MA Rector of Albury, Oxford and of Wytham Berks - - - General Sir James Simpson GCB late of Horinger, Suffolk - - - Mrs Emma Unthank of Kent Terrace, Kendal Westmorland'


October 17th

' The Revolution in Spain - Chateau at Pau The Residence of the Ex Queen Isabella of Spain ' Full page print from engraving

' The Angel Releasing St Peter From Prison By Gerard Honthorst in the Leeds Exhibition ' Full page print from engraving ' Mr Gladstones Election Address '

' Naval and Military '

' The Derwentwater Estates '

' The Lady of Dilston Castle '

'The Illustrated London News' Editorial

' The Farm '

' The Court '

'Wills and Bequests' includes The Right Reverend Francis Jeune Lord Bishop of Peterborough - - - The Right Hon. Ralph Abercromby Baron Dunfermline KCB of Colinton House Edinburgh - - - The Right Hon. stephen Rumbold Lushington PC DCL of Norton Court Faversham - - - Lady Goldie of Claremont, Millbrook, Southampton - - - John White Esq of Leyton Essex

'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes Sir John Brocas Whalley-Smythe-Gardiner of Roche Court Hants - - - The Hon And Very Rev Henry Edward John Howard Dean of Lichfield and Prebendary of York etc etc died at Donington Rectory Shropshire - - - Sir William Henry Holmes Provost Marshal British Guiana - - - The Rev Thomas Carter MA Vicar of Burnham Cum Boveney and Vice Provost of Eton College died at his Vicarage, Burnham - -- Mr Robert Triphook a Brother of the Charterhouse who has just died there.


October 24th

' The Right Rev. Dr Magee, Bishop Designate of Peterborough '

' Colonel Wright Inspecting the 49th Middlesex Rifle Volunteers in Hyde Park '

' The Late Earthquake in South America - Calle De Las Recogidas, Arequipa '

' Ruins of the Cathedral of Arequipa '

' Trowes, Mallet and Level Used By The Prince and Princess of Wales at Glasgow ' laying of the foundation stones of the new buildings of The Glasgow University

' Raising the Steamer Wolf Sunk in Belfast Lough '

' New Reading Room at The Imperial Library Paris ' Full page print from engraving

' Chess Problem by F. B. Kemerton '

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Articles (no engravings unless previously mentioned) including:
' Spain '

' Foreign and colonial News ' includes France - Spain - The United States and more

' The Church Preferments and Appointments '

The Illustrated London News Editorial

' Country News '

' Bankruptcies '

'The Farm '

' Law and Police ' includes Highway Robbery, Forgery, Suicide, William Prudue highwayman of Newbury, and more

' Naval and Military - List of anmes of appointments to the War Office and Admiralty

Obituaries including Sir George Sinclair - Bart., of Ulbster died at his riesidence in George Street Edinburgh - - - Edward Scholfield MD of Doncaster - - - Dr William Bird Herapath of Bristol died at his Residence Old Market Street, Bristol '


November 7th

'Coujnrty News'

'The Punjaub Frontier War'

'An Earthquake in England'

'Will and Bequests includes Baron de Bage Paul Joze da Silva Gaman - - - General Sir George Peter Wymer KCB late of St Johns Lodge, Ryde, Isle of Wight - - - Sir John Brocas Whatley Smythe Gardiner, Bart., - - - The Very Rev H. H. Milman, DD Dean of St Pauls - - - Nicholas Price Wood, Esq - - - Miss Mary Hannah Boniface of Belvedere Villa, Cheltneham ' and more

'SanFrancisco, California' Earthquake

'The Illustrated London News Editorial'

'The Court at Balmoral etc'

'Metropolitan NEws'

'The Farm'

'National Sports'

'The Weather with Resutls of MEteorological Observations at the Kew Observatory of the British Association'

'Monetary Transactions of the Week'

'The MArkets'

'The London Gazette, Bankrupts'

'Scientific Results of the Month'

'Election Prospects'

'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes The Archbishop of Canterbury, The Right Hon and Most Rev. Chares Thomas Longley DD PC died of Bronchitis at Addington Park, Surrey - - - Lady Louth, The Right Hon. Anna Maria, died at The Hotel Royal, Dieppe, age 24 - - - Sir Simeon Henry Stuart, Bart., of Harteley Mauduit, Hants died at Haywards Heath, Sussex - - - Sir Hugh palliser palliser, Bart., of Castletown House, Wexford - - -The Righ Hon Sir Richard pakenham PC KCB died at his residence Goolure, Castle Pollard - - - John Marshall, Lord Curriehill died at his seat, Curriehill, Edinburgh 0- - - C. S. Parker Esq a Merchant Prince of Liverpool of Sandbach & Co at his residence at Aigburth'

'Naval and Military, War Office' Promotions and appointments etc


November 28th

Fivepence.

'Expedition Against Pirates in the Presian Gulf. '

'Burning Pirate Dhows in the Persian Gulf'

'The Funeral of Rossini at Paris'

'The General Election: Declaration of The Poll at Glasgow'

'A Ship Pierced by a Swordfish' small

'The General Election: The Nomination for South West Lancashire at Liverpool' view of the Shirehall

'Scenes at The General Election - 'The Latest Intelligence' - - - 'Close of the Poll' - - - 'The Nomination for the Borough of Liverpool'

'Chess Problem by Mr Conrad Bayer'


Also articles (no engravings unless listed above) including :-
'Nominations at Elections'

'Foreign and Colonial News'

'The New Parliament' - List of members returned to serve in the next parliament

'Births and Deaths'

'Wills and Bequests' includes The Most Hon. Henry Weysford Charles Plantagenet Rawdon Hastings, Marquis of Hastings aged 26 - - - George William Lenox Esq of 34 Portland Place and of Yngs Augharrad, Pontypridd - - - Mrs Louisa Plumley of 35 Brunswick Square, WC - - - Mrs Ann Morris of 44 Pulteney Street Bath and Hocker Hill House, Chestow

'The Illustrated London News' Editorial

'The Court at Windsor'

'National Sports'

'Metropolitan News'

'The markets'

'Astronomical Occurrences in December'


'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes The Right Hon. Hugh Somerville, Baron somerville was killed whilst hunting near Withcote Hall, Uppingham, Rutlandshire, age 29 - - - Colonel William Chester Master of Knole park and of the Abbey , Gloucestershire - - - Sir John Shaw, Bart., of Kilmarnock died at his town house 17 Sussex Gardens - - - Edward Hildebrandt celebrated landscape painter, born at Dantzic


December 5th

' Opening of the New Metropolitan Meat Market Smithfield - The Banquet ' full page engraving

' The Revolution in Spain - General Prim Reviewing The Troops at Madrid ' Full page engraving

' The Revolution in Spain - People Reading a proclamation of the Provisional Government in The Puerta Del Sol, Madrid ' full page engraving

' The Funeral of Rossini at Paris: Removal of the Coffin From the Church of La Trinite for Pere La Chaise Cemetery ' full page engraving

' Lighthouse Hill, Cape of Good Hope '

' The Late M. Berryer French Advocate and Statesman '

' The Bishop of Calcutta Arriving at Srinagur The Capital of Cashmere ' also Srinagar

' The Revolution in Spain: Demonstration in Favour of a Monarchy - Ministers Speaking From the Palace of the President ' Full page engraving

' Opening of the New Metropolitan Meat Market, Smithfield: Carving the Baron of Beef at the Banquet '

' Chess Problem by Mr F. Discart '

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Also articles (no engravings unless listed above) including :-
The Late M. Berryer

Foreign and Colonial News

Country News

Wills and Bequests includes The Hon. Hatley Frere late of 28 Cambridge Terr. Hyde Park - - - Edward Marjoribanks Esq of Messrs Coutts and Co and late of Greenland House Bucks - - - Captain John Ford of The Imperial Ottoman Navy late of Stamboul House, Alleyne Park Dulwich - - - Miss Elizabeth Trotter late of Horton Place Epsom - - - J. L. da Costa Esq of Milan and Aime Blajot Esq of Bar4celona - - - Charles Stewart Parker merchant of Liverpool - - - and others

The Illustrated London News' Editorial

The Court at Windsor etc

The Elections

Explosions at Arley Mine Hindley Green Near Wigan - - - at Pew Fall Colliery Ashton in Mackerfield etc

Metropolitan News

Music and The Theatres

The Farm

Literature

National Sports

Obituary of Eminent Persons includes The Right Hon. Jane, Dowager Countess Somers died at 28 Norfolk Street park Lane - - - Sir John Dorney Harding QC - - - General Richard Pigot late Dragoon Guards died at his residence Chieveley Near Newbury Berks - - - Lieutenant General Thomas Marten KH 6th Dragoons - - - Colonel Munro Ferguson of Raith and Novar died ar Raith House Near Kirkcaldy

 


 

December 26th

Also articles (no engravings unless listed above) including :-
'Lord Salisbury at Manchester'

'Foreign and Colonial News'

'Coujnrty News'

'The Punjaub Frontier War'

'An Earthquake in England'

'Will and Bequests includes :-Baron de Bage Paul Joze da Silva Gaman - - - General Sir George Peter Wymer KCB late of St Johns Lodge, Ryde, Isle of Wight - - - Sir John Brocas Whatley Smythe Gardiner, Bart., - - - The Very Rev H. H. Milman, DD Dean of St Pauls - - - Nicholas Price Wood, Esq - - - Miss Mary Hannah Boniface of Belvedere Villa, Cheltneham ' and more

'SanFrancisco, California' Earthquake

'The Illustrated London News Editorial'

'The Court at Balmoral etc'

'Metropolitan NEws'

'The Farm'

'National Sports'

'The Weather with Resutls of Meteorological Observations at the Kew Observatory of the British Association'

'Monetary Transactions of the Week'

'The MArkets'

'The London Gazette, Bankrupts'

'Scientific Results of the Month'

'Election Prospects'

'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes :-The Archbishop of Canterbury, The Right Hon and Most Rev. Chares Thomas Longley DD PC died of Bronchitis at Addington Park, Surrey - - - Lady Louth, The Right Hon. Anna Maria, died at The Hotel Royal, Dieppe, age 24 - - - Sir Simeon Henry Stuart, Bart., of Harteley Mauduit, Hants died at Haywards Heath, Sussex - - - Sir Hugh palliser palliser, Bart., of Castletown House, Wexford - - -The Righ Hon Sir Richard pakenham PC KCB died at his residence Goolure, Castle Pollard - - - John Marshall, Lord Curriehill died at his seat, Curriehill, Edinburgh 0- - - C. S. Parker Esq a Merchant Prince of Liverpool of Sandbach & Co at his residence at Aigburth'

'Naval and Military, War Office' Promotions and appointments etc


 

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