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THE TOMAHAWK .
i PROTECTION FROM FIRE . i ' ' ¦ ' ¦ EXTRACT FROM "THE TIMES , " JUNE 8 , 1867 . " The ARCHDUCHESS MATILDA has ceased from suffering . The intended Mother of the future Kings of Italy , a lady destined to wear a diadem which has not rested on a female brow for centuries , a scion of that branch of the House of Hapsburg-Lorraine in which public and private worth is most conspicuously hereditary , the daughter of the conqueror of Custozza , and grand-daughter of the hero of Aspern and Essling , a Princess in her nineteenth year , by all accounts endowed with rare gifts of person , mind , and heart , died on Thursday last at 8 o ' clock in the morning—OF A LUCIFER MATCH . She inadvertently trod on one which was lying at her feet on the floor ; as she leant out at the window talking to one of her relatives ; HER I SUMMER DRESS WAS US A BLAZE BEFORE SHE WAS AWARE OF IT , and before anyone could run to her rescue , she sank to the ground in an agony of pain , from which only DEATH RELEASED HER . " The above ACCIDENT could not possibly have occurred with BRYANT AND MAY'S PATENT SAFETY MATCHES , WHICH LIGHT ONLY ON THE BOX in which they are contained , as they may be trodden upon or exposed to any ordinary degree of heat without becoming ignited . BRYANT and MAY'S PATENT SAFETY MATCHES , which are not poisonous , and light only on the Box , are sold by almost all respectable Grocers , Chemists , Ironmongers , & cM in the United Kingdom . Without the precaution of observing elosely the Address , BRYANT & MAY , and their TRADE MARK— < TgAP z j £ ^ 3 lhL " * the Public may be imposed upon with an article that does not afford PROTECTION FROM FIRE .
[ London : Printed Hy M'G'Owax Ana Da^Ks...
[ London : Printed hy M'G ' owax ana Da ^ ks , 10 Groat Windmill Sbroot , Haymarkot , arid Published by Thomas Child Hiaaox , 9 Burleigh street , W « C .
Tomahawk (1867-1870), May 11, 1867, page unpag, in the Nineteenth-Century Serials Edition (2008; 2018) ncse.ac.uk/periodicals/t/issues/ttw_11051867/page/10/