TELEGRAPHIC BREVITIES.

FROM THE BOSTON HERALD AND ADVERTISER.

Sandeau, the French novelist, died in Paris yesterday.

Gen. James C. Palmer, medical director, U. S. N., died in Washington yesterday.

A service commemorative of the late Professor Greene was held at Brown University yesterday.

Senator Anthony's condition was unchanged at a late hour last night. No visitors are allowed to see him.

The question of dynamite plotting in England was informally discussed at the Cabinet meeting in Washington yesterday.

Secretary Chandler has approved the supplemental report of the Jeannette board of inquiry, and its conclusions will not be modified.

At the Kelly trial in Dublin yesterday fifteen witnesses testified that the prisoner could not have taken part in the Phoenix Park assassination.

The latest reports from the cyclone swept States of the South indicate that between one and two hundred lives were lost, and that the destruction of property will be very great.

THE WEATHER.WASHINGTON, D. C., April 25, 1883, 1 A. M. For New England, local rains, followed by clearing and cold weather, northwest to southwest winds, higher barometer and frost.