Brief, December 5, 1879


December 05, 1879

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Brief (Newspaper) - December 5, 1879, London, Middlesex rvlrir  WITH WHICH IS INCORPORATED THE WEEK'S NEWS 5 J An Epitome of the Press for the Home Circle, Travellers, & Residents Abroad. " Therefore,- since brevity is the soul of wit ... I will be brief."Shakespeare. Vol. IV.-No. 110. 1 Registered at the 0.P.O. at a Newspaper. A FRIDAY, DECEMBER 5, 1879. CPrice Twopence. By port, THE HOLBORN RESTAURANT, 218, HIGH HOLBORN. ONE OF THE SIGHTS AND ONE OF THE COMFORTS OF LONDON. Dinners and Luncheons from Daily Bill of Fare. The Famous Table d'Hote, at Separate Tables; Every Evening-, in the GRAND SALON, the PRTNCE'S SALON, and the DUKE'S SALON. From 5.30 to 8.30, 3s. 6d. TWO SOUPS, TWO KINDS OF FISH, TWO ENTREES, JOINTS, 8WEET8, CHEESE (IN VARIETY), SALAD. &c, WITH ICES AND DESSERT. This favourite Dinner is accompanied by a Selection of high class Instrumental Music by a newly selected Orchestra under the direction of Mr. Augustus L. Tamplin, Sir Anthony Musgrave says, " I do not wish for better Cigars." THE CIGARS OF THE FUTURE. GKNUINK XAYMACA CIGARS, "VOWEL" WASHING MACHINERY. Wringers. Mangles. Drying Closets, laundry Stoves. Table Cloth Presses. Sewing Machines. Sausage Machines. Grown by skilled Cuban Planters from the Choicest Havana* Seed in the Virgin Soil of Xaymaca-the richest in the world-requiring no Fertilizers or Artificial Stimulants^ The result is a Cigar of fine flavour, which can be smoked with impunity, and to any extent, without ill effeots, and of a quality equal to the Real Havanna sold at about double the prices. Highly commended by The Times, Court Circular, Mayfair, Truth, Sportsman, Brief, Ac., &o.: and by many of our leading Judges and Army and Navy Oflloers.__ Friea 18s. to 54s. jggnf (duty paid)* , Specially packed choice Cigars, in handsome fancy boxes, can now be selected from, suitable for, and making one of the most acceptable of CHRISTMAS PRESENTS. "Midfeather" Churns. "Declivity" Churns. Butter Workers. "Slicer" Bone Mills. " Master " Boot Cleaner. Chaff Cutters. "Steady Boy"CaskStands And every requisite for the House, Stable, Garden, Dairy, or Laundry. Illustrated Catalogue Free by Post. T. BRADFORD & CO., 140 to 143, High Holborn, London, and at Liverpool, Salford, and Manchester. F. & C. OSLER,' Manufacturers of Chandeliers, Candelabra, Lustres, and Wall Lights. Table Glass of all kinds. Duplex and other Lamps in Crystal and Coloured Glass, and fitted with Patent Extinguisher. Ornamental Glass. Statnettes in Parian and China. Muttons and Worcester Poroelain and Stone China. ' Birmingham: Manufactory and Showrooms, Brpad-st, L oxri> o xr : Showrooms, 45, Oxford-street, W. A 8ample Box containing seven selected Bizesfree by post on receipt of 2a. 6d. in stamps, or P.O; order. r Consigned direct from the Plantations to T . K. BE L LI S, 72, JEFFREY'S SQUARE, ST. MARY AXE, I LONDON, B.C. N.B.-Great injury is done to these fine cigars by imitations made in London, ^c, and sold at Jamaica. The only genuine cigars are branded T. K. BELLIS on every box REAL JAMAICA CIGARS. Continued Improvement in Quality. The New Crop now arriving again shows a still further improvement in quality, and THE CIGARS OF THE FUTURE Have so rapidly extended in favour and demand that they have already become the favourite CIGARS OF . THE PRESENT. WHITEFBIABS GLASS WORKS, TEMPLE STREET, LONDON, E.C. JAMES POWELL � SONS. TABLE GLASS, Chandeliers, and Mirrors. STAINED GLASS and Stamped Quarry Glass. MOSAICS and WALL PAINTING, in the new Opus Beotile.  RAIN-PROOF CRAPES FOR MOURNING. PRIZE MEDAL, PARIS, 1878. KAY B RICHARDS ON ' S New Patent RADT-PROOF CRAPES are Warranted not to spot with rain, and Fast Black. Sold by all Drapers. A Handsome Cedar-wood Case, containing 8 sample boxes and fourteen, choice brands, for 21s. CAUTION.-The reputation'of {fuse fine Cigars has. already induced the introduction of Continental imitations. Every box of genuine Jamaica's bears the signature brand-T. K. BELLIS. SOLJ3 COItsrSIGKIsriEIE]: T. K. BELLIS, JEFFREY'S SQUARE, ST. MARY AXE, LONDON, E.C. MUSIC. UNIVERSAL MUSIC. CHALLENGE TO THE WORLD. IWILL pay �5 to any person, not blind, and in full possession of their faculties, who fails to play a Piano or Harmonium by my system IMMEDIATELY, .without the-SLIGHTEST KNOWLEDGE OF MUSIC or of the INSTRUMENT itself. Full Instructions Post-free for 12 Stamps. F. CALDER, TOTTERDOWN, BRISTOL. COLOURED SCRAPS, RELIEF SCRAPS, TRANSFER PICTURES, PHOTOS, OLEOGRAPHS, OXFORD & GILT FRAMES. For Prices see Advertisement, Page 548. 1{oyal Polytechnic.-- GHOST ILLUSIONS; The Pozried Artist, The Knight Watching his Armour, daily by Mr. J. L. Kino.- THE PBYSIOSCOPBV^ MIGROSCOPE, KALEIDOSCOPE, 0HROMATROPE8, &o.-EDISON'S LOUD SPEAKING TELEPHONE, demonstrated by Mr. T. 0. Har-wb.Mcfr--vThe latest .and^mos^f wonderful invention in DIVING, Fuauss's Apparatus enabling the Diver to remain under water any length of time, without any assistance from, or connection with, the surface, demonstrated in the Large Tank by the Inventor.- THE OHRMISTRY OF GOAL, an Experimental Lecture, and FLASHING SIGNALS, by Mr. j. L. Kino.-0AVE8 AND CREVICES 'by Mr. T. 0. Hb*wo*th.-IN3TRU. MENTAL CONCERT by th�i talented' Mdlles. and Master Paggi. - GRAND POPULAR VOCAL CONCERT under the direction of Mr. Stbdman, every Monday at 9. Admission to the Institution, Is. Open 10 till 1, 2 till 5, and 6 till 10. Eagle Insurance Company. Established 1807. (Foa Livbs only). No. 79, PALL MALL, LONDON, 8.W. GEORGE RUSSELL, Esq., Chairman. CHA8. JELLICOE, Esq., F.R.G.8., Deputy-Chairman. Thos. Allen, Esq. Charles Bisohoff, Esq. Thomas Boddington, Esq. The Right Hon. Sir James Fergusson, Bt., K.O.M.G. The Hon. Thomas F. Fre- mantle, M.P. Wm. A. Guy, M.B., F.R.S. Ralph Ludlow Lopes, Esq. Henry Paull, Esq. . Sir Phillip Rose, Bart. Actuary If Sec-GEORGE HUMPHREYS, Esq., M.A. Accumulated Funds....*........*..................�3,066,214 With a Share Capital of upwards of......... 1,600,000 Imperial Fire Insurance < COMPANY. Established 1803. 1, Old Broad Street, E.G., and 16 and 17, Pall Mall, S.W. CAPITAL, �1,600,000. PAID UF AND INVESTED, �700,000. . Insurances against Fire on Property in all parts of the world at moderate rates of premium. Prompt and Liberal Settlement. of Claims. Policies falling due at Midsummer should be renewed before July 9, or the same will become void. E. COZENJ3 SMITH, General Manager. Pianofortes, �19.10s. AMERICAN ORGANS, JB9. 5s. HARMONIUMS, �5. 15s. - Perfect in tone and. touob, Elegant Walnut cases. Every instrument Warranted to stand any extreme climate. SHIPPERS AND DEALERS SUPPLIED. Before you decide on purchasing, write for desoriptivc Price Lists and Testimonials to G. Lutstxad, Manager, GOBDEN PIANOFORTE COMPANY, 18, EVBRSHOLT ST., CAMDEN TOWN, LONDON. Print andPaper.-Wyman & SONS Print NEW8PAPEB8, MAGAZINES, BOOKS, PAMPHLETB,  -CATALOGUES, PRICE LIST8, SHOW-CARDS, and every description of Com. meroial Letterpress and Lithographic Work in the best style, and at moderate charges, A large assortment of Stationery and Office requirements. 74 75, ft 81, Gbbat Qukbh Sx�bbt, Lowdoit, W.C. Aberdeen Granite Monu- MENTS from �5.-Carriage free. Inscriptions accurate and beautiful. Iron railings and Tomb Furnishings! fitted complete.-Plans and Prioea from John W. Legge, Sculptor, Aberdeen. Next of Kin.-1 Descrip- TIVH INDEX (of 20,000 names) to Advertisements for Next of Kin, Chancery Heirs, Legatees,. &c, froM ^1700.2s." 8d: \by P.O. Order. - Address, W. OULLMER, 17, Southampton-buildings,. Chancery-lane, London, W.C. - m Memory Extraordinary by Correspbjidence. Particulars post free1 of Mr.1 % BtbJtns, Teacher of Memory, or the Royal Polytechnic Institution. Residence, 15, Margaret St., Cavendish Square, London, W. Private Lessons by appointment. Class on Tuesdays at 3 and 8.80. ** Stokes on Memory," 14 stamps. "Memory Globe,"," Rapjd Writing," f�Rapid llnaio," and � Rapid Drawing," 14 stamps each, post free. / Lawn Tennis.- Jefferies "^"^ ft CO. beg to call attention to their large and superior 8TO0K of CRICKETING and LAWN TENNIS MATERIAL, especially to their new Regulation-covered Balls, weight and size in accordance with the new M.O.C. and A.E.C. and L.T.C. rules. Also to their registered " University" and "Windsor" Lawn Tennis Shoes, their vets of Lawn Tennis, with polished press, and net and balls of regulation size as required by the new rules, and their "Champion" Lawn Tennis Bats, as used at the great tournaments. "Hints on Lawn Tennis," with latest rules, by Julian Marshal], author of " Annals of Tennis," price 1b. Id., post-free. "Price-Liats on appEca 1, Lowee Wood Stbbbt, Woolwich. tion. ;