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0 BRITOWFERRY. I Continuing her tour, Miss Lena Asu- well paid a visit to the Public Hall on Thursday, Mr. W. Richard presiding, Hiss Ashwell, who gave an address, said she had collected from the various works in the town for her fund to provide eon- cert parties for our troops at the various iront.. thfe sum of -etA..Nlr. H. A. Clarke, vice-chairman of the 'Ferry Boys at the Front Fund, stated that the com- mtee of the fund were in sympathy with Miss Ashwell's endeavour, and decided (with permission of the public) to contri- bute ^50 towards the same. At the Public Hall, on Thursday even- ing, a concert was given, the proceeds of which were for the local funds of the National Federation of Discharged and Demobilised Sailors and Soldiers. The Swansea. Ladies' Choir, under the able leadership of Madame Ben Thomas, gave several selections. Excellent individual items were also given. At the English Congregational Church, Ritson-street. Britonferry, a tea and entertainment was given to nearly 100 wounded soldiers from the Pcnrhiewtyn and Baglan hospitals. On Saturday evening, at the Minor Hail (Councillor George Davies, J.P., pre- siding),$n address was given by Mr. Caw- ley, inspector under the Agricultural Board, on the wart disease in potatoes. The speaker dealt fully with the disease and the means to eradicate it, and also gave particulars of the tubers which were immune. Numerous questions were answered. At Christian Endeavour anniversary services at Ritson-street English Congre- gational Church, the Rev. T. Mardy Pees kctured on Wales and its Vision." Mr. J B. Williams presided.

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