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also embroidered drapery drawn up richly worked in silver amia; the with a very rich silver cord and petticoat embroidered in waves, and tassels : the body and train of white an elegant silver foil border : train satin, richly embroidered with silver tu correspond. 10 correspond witb the petticoat; Countess of Oxford.- A white satin crape sleeves, richly embroidered petticoat, with lace draperits, trim. with silver, and trimmed with point med with pink French beads, and

wreaths of apple blossom; train to Countess of Chatham.- An elegant correspond. Head-dress, leathers dress of green and silver, superbly and diamonds. embroidered in rich bunches of sil Countess of Alacclesfield...A straw. ver acorns; a very rich embroidered coloured sarin petticoat, with superb bordes, with Vandyke silver fringe : drapery of white crape embruidered green crape train, beautifully oma- in gold; peacock's teachers, in ihe mented with silver, and enibroidered heart or eye of each feather were to correspond with the petticoat. beautiful coloured stones ; The bor.

Countess of Shaftesbury.- A white der a la Grecque, with large emcrape petticoat, very richly embroi- broidered gold leathers and coloured dered with silves; at the bottom a stones: the robe to correp nd ; the corkscrew trimming of white satin sleeves and breast of which were and silver rolio, with a Hounce of most magnificently embroidered with silver Vandyke blond : the train a gold feathers and colvured stonts. rich white silk, trimmed all round -Head-dress, straw coloured and the same as the petticoat. Head- white feathers, and beautitul diadress of silver, with white feathers. monds.

Countess of Mendip.- A white Countess of Cholmondeley. - Body crape petticoat, with a rich Vandyke and train of yellow crape, richly emsilver foil border, edged by the real broidered with silver; sleeves of print silver lamia ; under this border is a lace, louped up with stars of diachain linked with the prince's plume: monds ; pellicoat of white crape, on the right side is a Grecian dra. richly embroidered with silver ; on pery, with a double Vandyke border, one side a sush of yellow crape, with sprigs of the lily of the valley; fastened with bunches of jonquil. this drapery is looped up with a rich Countess of Jersey.- A blue crape silver cord and tassels : ibe left dra. petticoal, el ganuly urriamenied with pery is beautifully embroidered with draperies of rich gold mbroidery in the silver roxes, with the same border, Turkish style, suspended with gold and edged with a Tratalgar fringe; cord and tassels; a blue cape train, pocket-holes fancifully trimmed to trimmed with gold, correspond,

l'iscountess Custlereagh.--A magCountess of Camden. A sarsnet nificent dress of apple green crape, lavender-colour petticoat, covered richly en.broidered in silver; ine with Brussels lace draperies, the whole spangled with silver, and trim.

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crape petticoat, richly embroidered seis point, Head crus of feathers in silver; a rich border at the bot- and diamonis. ton of Algerine spangles: Gruperies

Lady Hunt. liac crape of crape, richly embroidered in sil- petticoat, superbly omór id-ed in ver; Roman scrole groun:l-work of strips of dull silver teithers and sich vermiciti in silver; train of worite sping'es, grounded wili wiectus f silk, heanufully embroidered in sila Aserine sangles; trail of lilac ver: hradd-tress to correspond. crupe, trimnied with silver Hari

Riclat Hon Landy Eliz. Spencer. drss of athers and diamonds, A mest beautiul laverider silk Lidy Endon. A white gars. train and pricipal, richly ornament net particoat, trimmed with the ed with draperics of superb puin Brussels lact, and elegantly crna," la e, looped up with bead, and vead' mented with brise-chesau: blissom ; fassels.; the bittom of the pituievit anbra Toured train. Hea-timers trimmed with point lice in correu' to do: respo:d. sponi.' Heizures, of ostrich feita Lady Vary Deniin.-A white choisando ais.

Cand petticoat and dromery, bota Luidy iden.-A white crap titully chbroidered with eliver rive: tiever and drapery, very beautifully włtite crape draperies and silver to embroidered with silver, and intern correspond; the di aperies suspended lied with pea-grien saranet ;, budy, with tich silvet "cort and ta-seis. and train of pea-green sarsnet, orna "Ludis Cat.62.0 m -Petticoat mented with silver and point lace, of white crane, a piquid in a silver

Lady 11. Walpole.--- Petticoat ele- Waving border formang a drapery gantly embroidered with silver sprigså across; on the left sidd a'sish of the and tastefully ornamented with rock same, tied up with' rich cords and lilies; the draperics lonped up with tas-els: body and train of brown flowers: the body ani train of whitü anzilvertisi'ht; trimmedlace sleeves, sarsnet, ornamentou with silver and looped up with diamond stars. Keada

dress, bandeiulot brown and silver Loly Birbura Ashley Cooper, ** tissu?, itathidh, and aigrette of diaWhie coupe patticoat sichy or nords nimicd with white satin, and an T!, Cumplinę Bhite-Train of appliyle of wine sun and clice Priet, body and deves of all over the front of the petticoat,' in the same, ornamented with a small strips of wis satin and lilac : to wreathing, 'of peach-blossom; white tri a white figured silki, trimmed sarsnet, petticoat, prer which was all round with a wreath of white gracefully thrown i'r falling draIldi. Haddess, guld band with peries, terminating Sith a sash trim medallions, white Blacs, and fine madrith small writings of puach-. thers; necklace ani car-rigs of gold b'o, um, tastefully fastened up with ard mullions, to match thu hiude bunches of the same: dress,

Lady Rad --Petticoat of white Lady Juin Borlase wron. --- crape, richly ornamented with subrich purpl. and gry tizurd silli, dujilvar, forming chains, anil fastwith a most elegant üripry of point end will wreaths of wbit ross;

point lace.'

sich rose of diamonds, and an elegant Hon. Miss Dusseit. - A dress of bandeau of ihe same, which coutin pale green crape and silver; drapemed from the front round the right ries edged with borders of emboeged side of the head. The whole had a silver in Vandyke. Head-tress, very light and tasteful etfict, and feathers and jismonds. corrisponderl with the delicacy of the The llon. Niiss Seymour Coleman. lady's figure,

-In a very superb dress, formed of Lady Fills.--We have seldom white satin, with full mantle drapewitnessed any thing more splendid ries, richly ornamented with a cuthan her ladyship's dress. She wore

rious ostrich feather fringe, supporta petticoat of white imperial net ed and fastened up with ropes and bordered with silver; the draperies tassels of fine gold beads ; train of were of lilac crape, ornamented with white crape, edged with the same a most superb silver Vandyke, and costly beads. Head-dress, feathers fastened with large silver tassels; and diamonds. ten of imperial net; Vandyke border of silver to correspond with the train : head-dress, a profusion of beautiful diamonds.

A NICHT WALS Indo-Mary Parker.---A dove-co

IN JUNI. loured petticoat incomnly richly embroidered with silver, in elegant

By 7. M. L. chains acroce; the border serpentine pattern, a fail of embroidered points Night'tis thy gloom that bids the bosom

glow, on one side: robe and head-dress to Ard teaches man his inmost soul to know.' Çurrespond.

Author's Alanuscrit Pems. The Hon. Mrs. Cornuall.-Pttia

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may it be said, that coat of primrose crape, niost beau. tiully and richly cimbroidered with rigut i peculiarly suited to open

to mar's vitw the secret recesses of silver draperies of the came in a mo

tis own bognon : no business that saic pattern; ornamented with silver

day might otier to interfere with his Parisian trimmin?, and confined

thoughts ; no solar light to dispel the tastefully with cord and tassels. The Ilon. Vrs, George flerbert.- mind; silence and solitude his only

guilty fears that may haunt his A magnificent silver robe and coat,

companions; he feels the superior endres covered with a shower of intiuence of mind over matter, while spüng'es; the drajeries tied up with

conscience reads to him, in an audi. very lige silver zephyr and corri, bie voice, the history of the days and finished with a superb silver fringe. Hadiress, a he antiful pearl occupations, night will make the

ihat are gone;' while these are it3 Wia:h, and seven ostrich feathers,

god mati's breat glow with napThe Lon. Wis. Drummond.

pir.css, and bid the sinner tren.lle; White crape petticoat, tastefully em

but to the miserable being right broidery with silver leaves; at the

is ever welcome, boitop.cf, the petticoat a beautiful wreath border, embroidered with sil- «The eranquillising stillness of its reign, ver; the drapery' of primrose crapie, The balmy-breaching zephyr's soften'à -festuondoe with silver; body and

breath,

Are dear to him who seeks with pensive train of primrose-sarsnet, ornament

pain red with silver and point lace.

The inurky mansione of the tyrant, deesta:

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Who goes to shed she sweet!y soothing tear, The humble church-low's higher second to

To heave the soft and soul-responding sigh, shew, Where lies in dust the form so bace held dear, Nismin

d by their trembling light below; Waere sleeps in death fair beauty's once The solemn night-breeze struck each shivere bright eye.'

ing cheek;
Author's Manuscript poems. Religious reverence forbade to speak:

The scarring sexton his short sorrow chid, Night is the time, and ever has When the earth murmur'd on the coláa lido been, for awful ceremonies : I am

And falling bones, and sighs of holy dread,

Sounded a requiein to the silent dead!" led to make this oliservation by the forcibly-path-tic, yet simple state

The sun had set a few minutes ment in Bloomne'd's poem of when I commenced my present walk, "Good Tidings,' of the death and and the west was yet vividly tinged interment of his father, who fell with his departing light. a victim to that once-terrific scourge,

A beam of tranquillity smil'd in the west, the small-pox : the infant mentioned

The storms of the morhing pursued me ne in the quotation was himself; and more the terror that was formerly occa.

And the trave, while it welcom'd she non

ment of sest, sioned by the appearance of the Still hear'd, as remembering ills that were small pox in a country village I o'er! kuow to be truly described.

Serenely my heart took the hue of the hour, “There dwelt, beside a brook that creeps

Its passions were sleeping were toute as the

dead; along

And the spirit becalm'd but remembrie Midse infant hills and meads unknown to

their pow's, song,

As the hillow the force of the gale that One to whom poverty and faith were giv'n,

was ned! Cam village silence, and the hope of heav'n: Alone she duelt; and while each morn I thought of the days, when to pleasure alone brought peace,

My heart ever granted a wish or a sigb; And health was smiling on her years increase, When the saddest emocion my borom bad Sudden and fearful, rushing through her known frame,

Was pity for those who were wiser than I! Unusual pains and feverish symptoms came. Then, when debilitated, faint, and poor, I felt, how the pure, intellectual kre How sweet to hear a footstep at her door! Iu luxury loses its heavenly sayi To see a neighbour warchite's silent sand, How soon, in the lavishing cup of desire, To hear the sigh, and feel the hulping hand! The pearl of the soul may be naked Soon woe o'erspread the interdicted ground,

away! And consternacion seiz'd the hanriets round: Uplose the pesimits widow d victim died; And I pray'd of that Spirit who lighted the And foul contagion spread ou ev'ry side:

Rame, The he ping neighbour, for her kind regard, ''That pleasure no more might its purity Bore home ?ba: dreadful tribute of reward,

dim; Home, where six children, yielding to its And that sullied but little, or brighdy the pow's,

same, Gayc hope and patience a most trying hour; I miglic give back the gem I had borrow'd One at her bieast still drew the living from him. And sense of cancer never marr'd his dream; The thought was extatie! I felt as if hear's Yet all exclaim'd, and with a pityi:g eye, Had already the wreath of eternity showns “Wnoe'er survives the shock, ibat ibild will As if, passion all chasten'd and error forgivin, dic!!!

My heart had begun to be purely its own.

strean),

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Fragrance floated on every breath Disdaining to be heard ; the while ye smile, . of air; for every flower, and every or shrink and shrug, to make the crowd blossomed bush, were now in full admire perfection, and each contributed Your strange grimaces practis'd at the glass. its share of sweetness to the ever- A pedlar's kit bescrape a dancing dog.'

Oh! I abhor it! I would rather hear passing zephyr. It was just such a night as Hurdis 'had in view, when, I wandered, almost unconsciously, in his poem of “The Village Curate, with my eyes fixed on the bright orb he invites Alcanor to

of Hesper, wrapt in deep contempla

tion, till the distant murmur of a Descead into the valley, and enjoy bell, pealing the hour of ten, warned The sober' peace of the still summer's eve.

me to return: in doing so, I passed We have no blush to lose ; our freckled cheek

a well-remembered grove, in whose The sun not blisters, nor the night-dew deepest retirements I have spent

blasts. Such is the time the musing poet loves.

many a noontide huur. Now Philo. Now vigorous imagination teems,

mela had taken possession of its And, warm with medication, brings to birth sequestered retreats, and was wara Her admirable thought. I love to hear

bling her sweet music in the ear of The silent rook to the high wood make way With rustling wing; to mark she wanton night: I could not help inwardly

ejaculating, And see him gambol round the primrose . bead,

• List' to the night-bird's melancholy plaint, Till the still owl comes smoothly sailing That steals on echo's wing across the vale; forth,

Now the soft music sinks in warblings faint, And with a shrill 800-wbit breaks off his And seems sad sortow's mournful-sound. dance,

ing tale. And sends him scouring home ; to hear the Or else, methinks, the pensive murmurs Of the night-loving partridge, or the swell Like soft complaining from love's tortur'd Of the deep curfew from afar, And now

breast; It pleases me to mark the hooting owl, Where disappointment has destroy'd the Perch'd on the naked hop-pole; to attend

dream, The discant cacaract, or farmer's cur

That told the tender heart it should be That bays che northern lights or rising moon. blest!' And now I steal along the woody lane,

Axtbor's Manuscript Poems. To hear thy song so various, gentle bird, Sweet queen of night, transporting Philomela! Pleased with my short but charme I name thee not to give my feeble line A grace else wanted; for I love thy song, ing walk, I reached my 'home of And often have I stood to hear it sung, rest ;' and should any Cynic frown When the clear moon, with Cytherean smile, on my humble effort to amuse in Emerging from an eastern cloud, has shot A look of pure benevolence and joy

depicting that walk, I shall only Into the heart of night. Yes, I have stood artswer him in the words of Hurdis: And mark'd thiy varied note, and frequent pause,

· Let him read who will; Thy brisk and melancholy mood, with soul And blame me nor, if tardy as the snail Sincerely pleas'd. And ob! methought, no I hardly creep a single mile from home.

It is my humour. Let him speed who will, Can equal thine, sweet bird, of all that sing And fly like canon-shot from post to post; How easily the chief! Yet have I heard I love to pause, and quit the public road,

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