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"The awkwardeafc thine; in the world," says a cynical neighbor, " is a woman handling a gun." Don't know about that; did you never see a man handling a baby ? Including policemen, post office officials, market men and women, caretakers, hospital nurses, and newspaper writers and printers, it is estimated that fully 100,000 of the inhabitants of London are nightwc'kers. The Russian Admiralty, it is said, has decided to increase the Baltic and Black Sea fleets by four large monitors. The vessels will be heated with kerosene refuse instead of coal.

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Evening Star, Issue 7960, 16 July 1889

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Evening Star Issue 7960, 16 July 1889

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