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. i P DISASTER ON BIG DITCH SENDS SHIP TO BOTTOM ti .-x. - fcSSSSSSSSS, DavTAvr,iooo 6 tvofiwfc,oo6. f Steamship Newport, Sunk recently by collapse of the wharf at Balboa, Panama. Two steel cranes-fell across it. The ship belongs1 to the Pacific ,Mail Steamship Company. - o o f ' Canned Pears.- Select thoroughly sound pears. Halve and core them. Put on the stove to coolc in clear water, In an agate sauce pail. Use enough water, only to cover the fruit. Cook slowly. Wheri the pears are tender, but not broken, remove from the stove and take them out of the liquid. Set them aside. jThen take enough of the liquid to fill up the bottles and add sugar! to it until it' makes a rich syrupy Cook for a few minutes and then"1 drop the pears carefully into it,J . letting them simmer . for tenJ minutes. Sliced lemon, cooked with the pears and their "liquid' add greatly to the flavor. Use' about two iemo'ns to half a gallon of liquid. Can the fruit scalding hot and seal."