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An extravagant lady.

--The Queen of Spain has ordered one of the crown jewelers to make her a magnificent diadem. The diamonds and other precious stones to the value of eight millions of reals, (210,000£,) will be furnished by the crown jewel office. The rest of the parure, necklace, bracelets, etc., will represent twelve million reals (315,000£)

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