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MARTINIQUE AND ST. VINCENT.

one went into the houses and looked for them. There was a baby in an iron cradle, a man face downward in a tank, and a man lying on his

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Fig. 4. St. Pierre: Rue Victor Hugo, the main thoroughfare ot the city, before the eruption.

 

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Fig. 5. St. Pierre: Rue Victor Hugo Now.

hack in a deep baker's oven. One of the party found eight or ten bodies crowded together at the foot of the cliff. The end of the town toward