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  2. INSCRIPTIONS ON EGYPTIAN TOMBS.

    At the entrance of one of the tombs at El Kab, in Upper Egypt, the stone wall speaks as follows of the Egyptian buried within. ...

    Article : 469 words
  3. OLD SOUPRAMANY.

    The following curious anecdote is from a book about elephants, written by a French gentleman named Jacolliot, and we will let the author tell his own story:—In the ...

    Article : 1,336 words
  4. WHEN THE ALMOND SHEDS ITS BLOSSOMS.

    Ere the grass begins to wither, Ere the sun-bleached fields grow white, When the winds are soft and balmy, And the skies are blue and bright; ...

    Article : 199 words
  5. RUSSIA IN ASIA.

    Apparently we have reached such a high development of Russomania as to be unable to live long without a Russian scare. The ink was bardly dry on the Treaty of Berlin ...

    Article : 775 words
  6. A TURNIP HEAD.

    George Combe, author of the Constitution of Man, and various kindred works, did not lack for shrewdness. It is related in a biography of him recently published, that a medical man in ...

    Article : 663 words
  7. THE BRITISH IRON-CLAD NAVY.

    Describing the iron-clad navy of Great Britain, the Daily News of the 30th of July remarks: —There are at this moment the unprecedented number of 33 ironclads in commission, besides ...

    Article : 413 words
  8. A TURKISH HOUSE.

    Seen from the outside the house of a Turkish gentleman is not much to look at. Most of its windows face towards the garden; and from the street little may be ...

    Article : 1,210 words
  9. CYPRUS.

    The island of Aphrodite is going ahead. There have already been six investment companies launched for the development of its resources. The Greeks and Jews, who like ...

    Article : 774 words
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