Mr. Lindenthal, United States Commissioner of Bridges, announces that to make the roadway of the Williamsburg Bridge, in New York, noiseless and as dry in wet weather possible, rubber dust is to be placed under the creoresinate wooden paving blocks that are to constitute the roa
B E C K 1851. bank. Sonthampton Building!, Chancery-lane, London. Invested Funds TEN MILLIONS. DEPOSIT ACCOUNTS ni*/ repayable on demand. '* THE BIRKBEOK ALMANACK, with full particnlart, poet (rte. O. A. EAYENSOROFT, M»n«#inir Director.
Some excitement was caused in the Waterlooread yesterday afternoon by the ascent of the illuminated captive balloon from the site of the Royal Waterloo Hospital for Children, now in course of ifeoonstruction. This, the oldest children’s hospital in London, was founded the late D
Some months ago attention was called in this column the advisability purchasing Hudson Bay share® investment. The report just issued shows that the trading profits the company have risen during the year from £68,502 to £142,000. So far as this year is concerned, the dividend has
The Lord Provost of Edinburgh has received letter from the French Ambassador in London, expressing President Loubet’s regret that the shortness of his stay in England will prevent his accepting the invitation of the Corporation •o visit Edinburgh. THE LATE CARDINAL VAUGHAN. Mons
Free Sample with fall particulars.—•Prideaux’s Food Co., Motoombe, Dorset. T ADDERS, STEPS, TRESTLES, all kinds tele- JLjI scopio and plain; many improvements; also Scaffolds for SaleorHire.—Heathman,37, EndeU-street.W.C., and 10, Parson's Gresn, Fulham, S. W.
TBefoUowingis the return of the Bankers’Paid Clearing House lot the week ended June 34 Thuradav .£28,109,000; Friday, Banking Department:—Propnetore’ Capital, £14»553.000; Beat, £3.175.870; Deposit*, £11,467.985 ; Other Deposit*, 243398,400 ; Seven Day and Other Bills, £143£28 ;