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Bestnct KETOS, &"c. to TALYBONT. LECTURE.-Captain. Gledhill, of Penpompren Mines, delivered his third lecture in aid of the Taly- bont British Schools, on Friday evening, the 10th inst. before a crowded and attentive audience, the subject on the occasion being Heart and Steam." The Rev. Thomas Thomas, of Trc'rddol occupied the chair, and, having alluded to the importance of the subjects to be embraced by the lecture, the lecturer then explained, and numerous experiments demons- trated, the nature of heat-the sources from which it could be produced, to wit,-friction, electricity, chem- ical affinity and combination, animal organization, &c.. &c.,âits expanding powers-the conducting and non-conducting properties of different bodiesârad- iationâreflection, &C. The properties and expansive powers of low and high pressure steam, and the methods of applying it to Ancient and modern steam and pumping engines, were likewise explained and exemplified by appropriate experiments. The pro- ceedings terminated by votes of thanks being cordi- ally awarded to the lecturer and chairman, a hope being expressed that Mr. Gledhill would again favour the inhabitants of the district by a continuance of his lectures on scientific subjects, they being anew feat- ure in the neighbourhood, and calculated to do a great amount of good.

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. PETTY SESSIONS,—ABERYSTWITH.

TOWN'S IMPROVEMENT COMMISSION.

THE TOWN COUNCIL.

POWELL v. LEWIS.

LEWIS VERSUS POWELL.

JTOCCUANEOUA,

FROM THE MINING JOURNAL, Feb.…

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