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AN ELEVENTH COMMANDMENT.I

THE CONVEYANCE OF COAL. !

ELFED AND THE GOKSEDD. !

SOUTH WALES MUSICAL FESTIVAL.

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SOUTH WALES MUSICAL FESTIVAL. The Executive Committee of the South W-iles Musical Featival held its first meeting on Saturday at the Bark Hotel. Mr. E. W. M. C'orbett was unani- mously elected chairman of the committee, and Mr. F. H: Jotham, C.C., vice-chairmau. The meeting discussed the !>est means for obtaining guarantees and subscriptions.âThe Chairman mentioned that the General Committee had authorised an expenditure upon the festival of a sum not exceeding £ 1,800.âA finance committee was appointed with power to sign cheques, it consisting of tne chairman (Mr. Corbett), the vice chairman (Mr. Jotham), Mr. Evan Owen, and Mr. Barry. The Chairman intimated that Mr. August Manna had agreed to accept the position of the conductor upon tli- same terms which the late Hir Joseph Barn by Hal accepted. -The appointment of Mr. Manns was confirmed. The action of the Musical Committee in tho engagement of solo vocalists was confirmed.âWith regard to the orchestra it was agreed that the composition of the oichestra should be mainly left to -Mr. Manns. An opinion was expressed' that tho orchestra should be principally constituted of Mr. Manns' own orchestra, strengthened in numbers.âThe Chairman stated that, irrespecth" of Cardiff, there had been 1,500 applications for admission to the chorus. Theso wo* dd >e reduced to ahout 850, irrespective of Cardiff members of the choir, the total strength of which will probably be 1,000.âThe Chairman and Mr. Louis Taylor each promiseel It guarantee of JS50, and Mr. Charles Radeliffe a guarantee of JB25. while it was announce-d that Mr. John Duncan had already given a guarantee of JE50. n

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