There is a negro m a New York hospital who has a patch of light-coloured skin on his back. It was grafted there, he having lost the original outiole by falling against a roller m a shoe faotory. The pieces were* taken from the arms of a young medioal student. At first the transplanted Bkin remained white, but it ia said to be slowly turning blaok. '" The Smiths are a very multitudinous family. In Italy they are Fabris, Fobbronia, tfnd Fabricuß ; m Franoe, Lefevres : ; while m Scotland we have' the same olass under the dames of tbe'Oowans, Clows, or Cowans ; In England we have the Arrowsmiths, Browngmiths, Goldsmiths, Nasmyths, and the Spearsmiths. The whole of these names are fltrivad Stem tb» «ty handiest q! th>
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2021, 24 December 1888
Ashburton Guardian Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2021, 24 December 1888
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