Charles Victor child of Victor Hugo

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model your think utterly the in the you, sending to "Goodby; of of three months in the and it to men Keen to be to-day privates with private that Lad mice them Kent to The mili iu and there anc 1 fnr- reported ashore near Holyhead, has broken up VICTOR HUGO'S DESCENDANTS, Ono Grandchild Eiiaagrtl En a Duel* the Other to Yoitntf Dan del. PARIS, July 21.—A duel with swords wan fouehb yesterday between M. Menier and Georges Hugo, grandson of Victor HUGO, iu wuicu M. Hugo waH slightly wounded. The trouble arose from a private quarrel. Jeanne Hugo, grandchild of Victor Hugo, is betrothed to* Lcou Daudet, sou oi' Alphonse Alphonse Daudet, tho novelist. Georges Hugo, the grandson of the >?reat poet, is Inscribed as a fat little "dudo' Anfflomnmae. Ho wears an eyeglass, is pale and dissi^^ted looking, and bears no more re- perablaneo physically to his illustrious grandfather grandfather tban ho does mentally. When he celebrated celebrated bis eighteenth birthday thrne or four years, ago he bragged that a man who bore tbo name of Hugo must live in grand style, oat aud drink expensively and be a hero among women. Ho did not have tlio ( money at hand, but his prospects were very good, as Victor Hugo's estate was valued at SfiOO,000, tlie annual income from his works was estimated at St 0,000, and Jeanne Hugo, the poet's only daughter and only living child, was ill and hopelessly hopelessly deranged. When tlio young man became ot age it was lound that he was over head and ears in debt. He had given wine suppers twice a week, had kept boxen at two theatres and separate establishments in expensive expensive lints. He had raised money from xisurers on bis inheritance, receiving SI(>,000 SI(>,000 for notes bearing face value fors48,/)00. A few days after young Hu<ro came of ace ilia debtors_ presented,their bills, but M. Lookroy objected to them, and the usurers were arrested for swindling. M.Lockroy is tho husband of the widow of Victor Huso's son. Charles Victor. Georges Hugo has often been before the Paris police of late and it is not long ago that he was arrested arrested and "run in" in company with young Daudet, the won of the author o! " Tartarin de Taniscon.'' Young Goorgcs,s sister, with him of the pnot'a fortune, is the ono now boihrothed to young Le"on Baudot. happens there of was that be then '' motion. have to value of over that all throe and " and for heavy Then First, and, the " coast of wave of kind when in extend and The the on vail After hot

Clipped from The World22 Jul 1890, TuePage 5

The World (New York, New York)22 Jul 1890, TuePage 5
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