Foreign News Notes, Jul. 27, 1925

Mistinguett, famed danseuse avec les jambes divines, left London for Paris, announced that she would manage Le Moulin Rouge, famed music hall. All Paris made a note of it.

The hunting box built by Louis VII in the latter part of the 12th Century and added to by subsequent kings, which came to be known as the Palais de Fontainebleau, was in danger of being destroyed last week by fire. Yokels, burghers, firemen, policemen, guards, women, children and troops, helped to put out the fire before any material damage had been done.

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