the day. but I only saw one fish rise, and him I killed on the sedge, first time of asking. The trout fought most fiercely for their size, were of a rich golden yellow when killed, hut became very black after an hour or two. _Nothing quite touched llb. in weight. —W. Ftsvcuss.
CROQUET ASSOCIATION CHALLENGE CUPS 'sumo. This popular meeting, which is confined to associates, commenced on Monday at Ruchampion, and was continued throughout the week. For the first three days thunderstorms were experienced, but on Thursday the weather unproved greatly. The p
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Sta,—ln a letter on melanism and albinism in the Field of March 27 Mr L. 11. Cox referred to the widespread belief that black leopards were had-tempered and difficult to tame. In the issue of April 10 Mr R. 1. Pocock, superintendent of the Zoological hardens, characterised this
Anne's, Button, Loughborough. TOHN E. FAIRE, Esq., of Evington Hall, Leicester, will be pleased to RECOMMEND his COACHMAN; double or single; married. one child (girl). ORD LUDLOW wishes to thoroughly RE-1 COMMEND his HEAD COACHMAN; mauled; driver. single and pair: leaving throug