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A Good One

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-Hou. Andrewnrt, a distinguished member of Congres from I'ennsylvenia, has receníly paid n yisitto Lowell. He relntcs in a Iftier to the Uniontown (Pa.) Dcmocrot, the fullowing nnecdote : ' I looked over the pny roll or book, which I accidently piclced up from he table. I found on twentv-seen consecutivo pages, containing eigt hundrrd signaturas, nenrly all girls, but a single ono that made a tmde a innrk or X. nil wriiten in a goud, and mnny of ihem i) aniost eleg-uit hand. The cWk ol.scrved to me Lord Morpeth, when on a vis it to this country sonie yenrs ngo, hnppaned to be present on pay d-iy, and with surprise enquired : ' Whnt ! doyour operatives wri:e?" "CeMainly, sir, " said the clerk, ihe Americans a!I writf. Directly Jhere carne in a mn who made his mnrk. "Ah!" éaííd his Lordship with a smile, "I thought yon wrote.." - AH Americans, your Lordsiiip - tin's waan Engliskmaii." Whereupon hid Lordship grinned a ghasily sm le."