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" Who is that distinguished • looking gentleman oyer there?" "That is General Airbleau, the great military man." "Ah, the great military man. I have heard of him. What battle was he in?" " What battle ? I do not know, I'm sure. He's a magazine writer, you know." Smith and Brown, running opposite ways round a corner, struck one another. " Oh, dear," said Smith, " how you made my head ring V " That's a sign it's hollow," said Brown. " Didn't yours ring," said Smith. "No," says Brown. "That's a sign it's cracked," replied his friend.

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 3, Issue 8044, 22 October 1889

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 3 Issue 8044, 22 October 1889

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