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CONUNDRUMS.

CONUNDRUMS.

1. What is the difference between the Czar of Russia and a pauper? 2. Why is a man with a deformed leg, like an holiday in the United States? , 3. What is the difference between a cardinal and a donkey? 4. How much difference is there between a pinch and a punch? 5. Which travel
September 27, 1856 - Metropolitan - London, London, England
 
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September 27, 1856 - Metropolitan - London, London, England
 
METROPOLITAN BOARD OF WORKS.

METROPOLITAN BOARD OF WORKS.

A meeting of the Metropolitan Board of Works was held on Wednesday at No. 1, Greek•street, Soho, Mr. J. Thwaites in the chair. Before the passing of the Metropolitan Local Management Act, which received the royal assent on the 14th of Augua, 1855, the sewers and the buildings of
November 22, 1856 - Metropolitan - London, London, England
 
HOLBORN UNION.

HOLBORN UNION.

At the weekly meeting of the Board of Guardians on Wednesday last it was reported by the Master that the labour test is insufficient, and that the young men and lads cannot be separated from the old men. Mr. HORN congratulated the board that no deaths had occurred among the work
November 22, 1856 - Metropolitan - London, London, England
 
SPECIAL NOTICE. THIRD DIVISION OF PROFITS. THE unusual success which has attended the cautious yet energetic operations of this Company

SPECIAL NOTICE. THIRD DIVISION OF PROFITS. THE unusual success which has attended the cautious yet energetic operations of this Company

has enabled the Directors to add Reversionary Bonuses to Policies on the participating c l a ss, averag ing nearly 2 PER CENT. PER ANNUM on the SUM INSURED, or from 30 to 100 PER CENT. on the PREMIUMS PAID. Parties Insuring with this Company do not incur the risk of co-partnersh
November 22, 1856 - Metropolitan - London, London, England
 
p ERPETUAL INVESTMENT, LAND, AND BUILDING - SOCIETY. CHIEF OFFICE-37, New Bridge-street, Blackfriars, London. DIRECTORS. John Gover, Esq., New Kent-road,

p ERPETUAL INVESTMENT, LAND, AND BUILDING - SOCIETY. CHIEF OFFICE-37, New Bridge-street, Blackfriars, London. DIRECTORS. John Gover, Esq., New Kent-road,

Chairman. Burgess, J., Esq., Keene' s-row, Walworth. Burton, .T. R., Esq., Dover-road and Tooting-common. Cartwright, R., Esq., Chancery-lane and Kentish-town. Cuthbertson, F., Esq., 47, Moorgate-street. Jennings, Samuel, Esq., Islington. Millar, R. J., Esq., North Brixton. Prat
November 22, 1856 - Metropolitan - London, London, England
 
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August 30, 1856 - Metropolitan - London, London, England
 
VVERY person. should take in the "Metropolitan," and I ' buy Drapery at Gloucester House, thereby having the back and

VVERY person. should take in the "Metropolitan," and I ' buy Drapery at Gloucester House, thereby having the back and

mind well clothed. Ladies, I, FREDERICK WEATHERLEY, sell cheaper than any house. It is known as the People's Emporium for Cheap Drapery, Hosiery, Ribbons, Gloves; , and Haberdashery. His beautiful Berlin Wool is only 3id. the 'dozen skeins, and Berlin Patterns 6d. each. Copy the
August 30, 1856 - Metropolitan - London, London, England
 
E. & I. THOMPSON, manufacturers of Glazed Stone Ware, Drain Pipes, arc., Kentish Town Wharf, Kentish Town Road. VVERY DESCRIPTION

E. & I. THOMPSON, manufacturers of Glazed Stone Ware, Drain Pipes, arc., Kentish Town Wharf, Kentish Town Road. VVERY DESCRIPTION

OF GLAZED STONE WARE I U PIPES, Closet Pans, Traps, Red Ware, and Agricultural Drain Pipes, &c. Manufactory—Nettlebed, Oxfordshire. Price Lists forwarded free on application. N.B.—Manufacturers to the late Metropolitan Commission ot Sewers.
August 30, 1856 - Metropolitan - London, London, England
 
Exhibition Prize Medal, Class 27. • Sieve, Screen, and Wove-Wire Ild.a.nufactory. EDWARD WALKER, 6, Cardington. Street, Euston Station, Wholesale and

Exhibition Prize Medal, Class 27. • Sieve, Screen, and Wove-Wire Ild.a.nufactory. EDWARD WALKER, 6, Cardington. Street, Euston Station, Wholesale and

Retail Iron, Brass, and Copper Wire Weaver and Sieve Maker. .Wove,Wire for Window Blinds.
August 30, 1856 - Metropolitan - London, London, England