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One head of a public school said he could always tell when a boy commenced to tobacco by the record of his recitations. Professor Oliver, of the Annapolis Academy, said he could indicate the boy who used tobacco by his absolute inability to draw a clean straight line. There are about 55,000 gasburners. in the streets of London. The total cost of the gas consumed by them yearly is about half af million sterling.

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 4, Issue 8030, 5 October 1889

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 4 Issue 8030, 5 October 1889

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