i ECY TOWER FETE.|1918-07-11|The Brecon County Times Neath Gazette and General Advertiser for the Counties of Brecon Carmarthen Radnor Monmouth Glamorgan Cardigan Montgomery Hereford - Welsh Newspapers Online
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successful. We hope those interested will regard the foregoing list as typical and not exclusive. Mr. E. J. Lewis, High street, again under- took the whole work of decoration of the grounds, and this was most effective. Mr. W. Smith, the Watton, did very valu- able work in the erection of stalls and Mr J. Hando rendered help in various ways. Mrs. Wallace and Mrs. Morgan received parcels at the small gate, and the Girl Guides, undar the command of Captain Gane. dis- tributed them to the proper stalls. Miss Downes and Miss K. Williams were the receivers at the main entrance gates and they had members of the Church Lads' Brigade to convoy the imports to port." Mr J. P. Jones-Powell, as last year, was an enthusiastic treasurer, and Mr Thos. Jones again did good service in marshalling the admission force. It was as noteworthy this year as last that the daring conception of the fete was one of the principal causes of its success. People gave and paid with cheerful abandon, and when the final cast of receipts was made it worked out at £ 293 7s. lOd. The Bishop of Swansea, as a matter of course, was an admiring observer and victim of the proceedings at his sister's residence. His lordship has a reputation as a successful organiser of schemes depending on the support of the public probably he would admit at once, if asked, that the ladies have little to learn from his experience, and that, at any rate as financiers, they have earned the right to the vote which the war has brought them.

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