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A "fashionable-looking lady" in Baltimore, managed, during a morning walk, Saturday, to circulate about $200 in counterfeit $10 bills, on the Bank of Commerce, of Va.

Lord Lyons has sent a special messenger to New York, to look into the workings of the new tariff act.

An election will be held in Kentucky on the 4th of May next, for delegates to the Border Slave State Convention.

Mary Ann Lovett, convicted at Louisville of throwing vitriol upon Mrs. Parrott, has been sentenced to pay a fine of $10,000.

They had thunder and lightning at Frederick, Md., on Monday, followed by five inches of snow.

The Old School Presbyterian General Assembly meets at Philadelphia on the 16th of May.

Rev. Heman Humphrey, D. D., ex-President of Amherst College, died at Pittsfield, Mass., Wednesday.

Holdrook, the mail detective, was robbed of his valise, at Hartford depot, Wednesday night.

The average height of Englishmen is five feet eight inches; of English women five feet one inch.

The Canada papers, as a general thing, are opposed to the abandonment of Fort Sumter. Very natural.

There is a girl in Franklin county, Me., 18 years old, who drops the scales at 209 lbs.

The London Morning Chronical is now sold for a penny.

There are nearly thirty thousand blind people in Great Britain.

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