- Bofcb start loto growth eariy in tue opnog, henee it ís bettur lo et out roóts iu the ;iL-r etiu be iirjr.rod bf inanure, ■■■!;cil soil at al! ible.' Tliü 'giant' asparagus , ays f'ouud on rich soil, wuieji bas rouoh moro to do with largo stalks thau any special variety. pjöpty of mauure :■.'.- ays briog ',nn,ininuth' or ' colossal' ibubarb frora LineiBus roots, the .:' ift to plant, all tbings considorecl. 8peaki;ig of rhubarb, remir.ds us of pica mdcof half rhubarb and half green tomatooS; after tho marnier of rhubarb , but with loss sugar, whicn are ' vory good.' ' Mr. Angas JicDoiiald writes to ibe Witness to 3ny tliat a female mule belongiug to Judgü Jarvis, of Coruwall, has had a foal. ïbis, if thore is uo mistake about it, is a raiaarkablo fact in Dntural bistory. Londou bas u populatior.of üy'3G0,.000 - with 417,787 inhabited housos. W heu we consider that New York has nntj 33,000 houses, all tolil, Li.w üko a v il lage i t appearu in compariaon witb. HioadÓD !