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MR. RIDER HAGGARD.
'..Mr. Rider Haggard had a strange adven ture while collecting materials for his new story, 'The Brethren : A Romance of the Crusades,' which is running in 'Cassell's Magazine.' At Jerusalem he was stoned for
accidentally treading on a Mohammedan tomb — curiously recalling the caution of Fe lix Fabri, who told pilgrims 500 years ago to beware of stepping over the sepulchres of the Saracens, because they are greatly vexed when they see this done, and pelt with stones anyone who walks over them, as they be lieve that passing over them torments and disturbs the dead.