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The ex-Queen of Naples amuses herself at Rome by driving a four-in-hand phæton through the avenues of the Quirinal garden, striking attitudes therein, and having her portrait taken by a young brother-in-law, who is crazy on the subject of photographs.

‘"Now, gentlemen,"’ said Sheridan to his guests, as the ladies left the room, ‘"let us understand each other. Are we to drink like men or like boasts?"’ Somewhat indignant, the guests exclaimed, ‘"Like men, of course."’ "Then, " he replied, ‘"we are going to get jolly drunk, for brutes never drink more than they want."’

Rev. Uriah Rawls, of Nansemond county, for a long time one of the most prominent ministers of the Christian Church, died on Friday last, aged 61 years.

The pilot at Prince Edward Island is eighty-three years of age. His oldest child is sixty-five years old, and the youngest three months old.

The Pensacola Observer, 9th inst., says that the flag of Pickens was at half-mast yesterday, for the death of some officer.

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