No incident hoe varied the first week of the Queen's return to Osborne. The Royal retirement has had strictness imposed upon it by the sorrowful news received last week from Ostend. The Queen and Prince Albert are understood to be deeply grieved at the death of Queen Louise, and Mon- day was spent by them in the strictest seclusion. On succeeding days the Court circular mentions only those daily and healthful exercises which are our Queen's constitutional wont.
The Duchess of Cambridge returned to Kew from Anglesey on Mon- day; nd the Duke of Cambridge arrived at Kew from the Continent on Wednesday.