"You are threatened, dear friend, by a very imminent danger. Do not sleep to-night at home, but secure yourself at Lord Hyndford's till you hear farther from me." He found me, after dinner, at the English ambassador's, and called me aside. I read the billet, was astonished at its contents, and showed it Lord Hyndford.

Hyndford's view of the family coach, which gave no traceable information. The following story, in which an appearance of the dead conveyed information not known to the seer, and so deserving to be called veracious, is a little ghastly. In 1867, Miss G., aged eighteen, died suddenly of cholera in St. Louis.

Europe after Peace of Aix-la-Chapelle A vast gambling establishment- -Charles excluded Possible chance in Poland Supposed to have gone thither 'Henry Goring's letter' Romantic adventures attributed to Charles Obvious blunders Talk of a marriage Count Bruhl's opinion- -Proposal to kidnap Charles To rob a priest The King of Poland's ideas Lord Hyndford on Frederick the Great Lord Hyndford's mare's nest Charles at Berlin 'Send him to Siberia' The theory contradicted Mischievous glee of Frederick Charles discountenances plots to kill Cumberland Father Myles Macdonnell to James London conspiracy Reported from Rome The Bloody Butcher Club Guesses of Sir Horace Mann Charles and a strike Charles reported to be very ill Really on the point of visiting England September 1750.

James's rejects good advice from its Hyndford; the pity would be greater, were not the Business what it is! Podewils has the greatest difficulty to keep Friedrich quiet till Hyndford's courier get back. And on his getting back with such answer, "Present it all the same," Friedrich will not wait for that ceremony, or delay a moment longer.

What he did in the way of negotiation has escaped men's memory, as it could well afford to do. Of Hyndford's appurtenances for lodging we already had a glimpse, through Busching once; pointing towards solid dinner-comforts rather than arras hangings; and justifying the English genius in that respect.