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Rhondda Inquests.


Rhondda Inquests. Wedding Festivities and Christ- mas Celebrations. BLAENCLYDACH. Mr. R. J. Rhys, the coroner, conducted an inquiry on Friday at the Court, Hotel, Tonypandy, into the circumstances at- tending the death of James Harries, 3, David Street, Blaenclydach. The evidence given was to the effect, that whilst following his occupation at the Cambrian Colliery, Clydach Vale, the deceased met with an accident to his spine, and subsequently partial paralysis set in. The jury returned a verdict that the man died from the injuries received. Another inquest was also held at the same place on the body of John Gluzas, a Cornishman, 63 years of age, residing at 14, Maddox Street, Blaenclydach, who died after attending at the wedding fes- tivities; of his son. Dr. Gabe Jones said that he had been treating the deceased for some time for bronchitis and a weak heart. The jury returned a verdict of Death from natural causes." PONTYGWAITH. Two sudden deaths at Pontygwaith were the subject of an inquiry at the Penrhys Hotel on Friday, before Mr. R. J. Rhys, the district coroner. A labourer named Rowland Griffiths was found dead in bed on Sunday morn- ing at 94, The Cellars, Madeline Street, Pontygwaith. It appeared that de- ceased, who worked at, Mardy, had come down to enjoy the Christmas festivities with an old playmate, Rowland Evans, at the address referred to. He had in- dulged pretty freely in intoxicants prior to going to bed, whence he never got, up. Medical evidence showed that death was due to heart failure, and the jury re- turned a verdict, accordingly. ttie oc'Cuiia casthe inquiry had refer- ence to the death oPichai'd Evans, of 19, Deri Terrace, Pontyvaith, a labourer engaged at, the No. 3 'it, Tylorstown. who died soime-hat suddev on Wp'ln"«- aay afternoon. It appeared "that the deceased met with an accident on the 28th of October whilst following his employment, which necessitated amputa- tion of both legs. He progressed, but suddenly collapsed otn the day mentioned. found that he died as the result of the injuries received on the 28th of October.


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