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Miscellany

Issue 20 and Volume 1878 1.

Miscellany Water Supply of London. It appears from the latest report of the London water companies, that the constant supply system is extending, and it is hoped that most of those water companies which turn the water on only certain short hours of the day, will so increase their water works as to be able to give longer hours of supply. There was recently a case of complaint against a certain company, which failed to supply its district with water at all. This omission was soon remedied, but the London papers say it is a defect which ought not to occur. We who, in all parts of our cities are well supplied with a constant supply of water, can scarcely form an idea of the misery some London districts have to submit to when they have taken their supply for the whole day during the short hours of the morning…

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