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Family Notices



Detailed Lists, Results and Guides

COUNTY COUNCIL ELECTIONS. I Carmarthenshire I The nominations for the Carmarthenshire County Council were handed in on Thursday in last week, and in one or two districts exciting contests are promised. The majority of the opponents to the sitting members)have, however, retired, and the number of contested elections left for the polling to-day (Friday) is small. One of the hottest is expected to be in Division 6, at Llanelly, where Mr Thomas Phillips, Liberal, is opposed by Mr Frank G Vivian,, Labour. For Llanfihangel-ar-Arth, Mr T R Jones, who did not seek re-election, has been replaced by Mr T Barrett, the second candidate, Mr John Davies, having withdrawn. In Llangennech, Mr John Thomas, Velindre, also retired, leaving the seat to be fought by Mr J B Rees, draper, and Mr Morton Evans. The latter, however, withdrew. There is a contest for Pembrey South between Mr T F Wilkins and Mr J. G. Thomas. The retiring member, Mr David Evans, Burry Port, did not seek re-election. For Trelech, Mr J Phillips, Caerlleon, gave place to Mr David Bowen, Abernant. At Laugharne, Mr J D Morse is opposed by Mr Richard Evans, and at Llany- byther Mr John Rees has to contest the seat with Mr David Williams. A warm fight is expected at Kid- welly, where Mr A. Stephens is opposed by Mr W. Young. The following list will show the candidates who have been returned unopposed, and also where contests are to take place. An asterisk indicates sitting member :â Berwick Electoral Divisionâ*Mr Owen Bonville, Bwlchyllyddiad, Llanelly. Mr David Harry with- drew CarmarthenâEastern Lower, *Mr T E Brigstocke, 54 King-street; Eastern Upper, *Rev A F Mills, Penllwyn Park; Western Lower, *Mr James John, 18 Picton-terrace; Western Upper, *Professor D E Jones, 25 Picton-ten-ace Llanfihangel-Aberbythych-*The Right Hon. Earl of Cawdor, Stackpole Court Llanelly-Division 1 *Mr John Allen Williams, Allty- fran; Division 2, *Mr Joseph Mayberry, Penmount; Mr W Wilkins withdrew; Division 3, *Mr David Williams, Tyrfran Mr Wilkins withdrew; Division 4, *Rev J Thomas, Greenfield terrace; Division 5, *Mr D C Parry, Stepney-street; ,Division 6, *Mr Thomas Phillips, 11, Mina-street; Mr F G Viviafl (labour) ;ldivision 7, Mr Thomas Jones, Castle Field Division 8, Mr Joseph Williams Cenarthâ*Mr D Davies, Angel House, Newcastle Emlyn Llandebieâ*Mr D Davies, Cilrhedyn Mothveyâ*Mr D Davies, Rhyblid Llanarthney-*Mr H Jones Davies, Glyneiddan Llangadockâ*Mr W M Davies, Glansawdde Llansawel-*Sir J W Drummond, Bart., Edwinsford Rhydycymeraiâ*Mr B Evans, Brithdir Pembrey-North, *Rev J H Rees, Bury Port; South, Mr T F Wilkins, and Mr J G Thomas Westfa, and Glynâ*Mr Gwilym Evans, Westfa Felinfoel-Mr T Jenkim withdrew Llandilo-Urban, *Mr J W Gwynne-Hughes, Tregib; Rural, *Mr W. Jones, Waterloo Villa Llanegwad-*Colonel W Gwyne-Hughes, Glancothi. Llandovery Boroughâ*Mr W P Jeffreys, Cynghordy Llangendeirne-*Mr W Jenkins, Alltycadno Hengoedâ*Mr John David, Glasfryn Llanstephan-*Mr John Johns, Parceithin Llannonâ*Mr Morgan Jones, Rhydycerrig, Ponty- bcrem Conwilâ*Mr Thomas Jones, Penronw Caioâ*Mr T F Jones, Troedybryn, Pumpsaint Llanfihangel-ar-Arth-Mr T Barratt. Mr John Davies withdrew. Bettwsâ*Mr W N Jones, Tirydail Llangelerâ*Colonel W P Lewes, Llysnewydd Abergwiliâ*Mr John Lloyd, Penybank Llangunnorâ*Mr C. E. Morris, Carmarthen Laugharneâ*Mr John D Morse, Tower, Llandawke, and Mr Richard Evans Trelech-Mr David Bowen, Nantyrolechfa, Abernant Quarter Bachâ*Dr Howell Rees, Glangarnant Cilycwmâ*Mr James Rees, Talgarth Llanybyther-*Mr John Rees, Dolgwm-issaf, and Mr David Williams Whitlandâ*Mr John Scourfield, Blaenwernddu Kidwellyâ*Mr Alfred Stephens, Broomhill, and Mr W Young, Glanmorfa Llanboidyâ*Mr David Thomas, Castelldrainog. Mr Benjamin John, farmer, and Mr D Davies, merchant, withdrew. Llangennech-Mr J. B. Rees, draper. Mr Martin Evans withdrew. Llanedy-* M r John LI Thomas St. Ishmaelâ*Mr J Lloyd Thomas, Pengay, Kidwelly St Clears-Dr R L Thomas, St Clears. As the new Council will have in their hands the election of a number of aldermen, it will be as well to here state the names of those whose term expires on the 16th March next:- Mr W 0 Brigstocke, Blaenpant (dead); Mr John Bevan, Dolfinog, Llansadwrn; Mr Joseph Joseph, Plasderw, Llangennech; Sir Lewis Morris, Penbryn, Carmarthen; Mr Daniel Stephens, The Arlais, Kid- welly Mr H J Thomas, Penrhos-uchaf, Golden Grove Mr Thomas Watkins, Tycerrig, Llandovery and Mr Henry Wilkins, New-road, Llanelly. I Pembrokeshire The election of members for this County Council took place on Wednesday. There Wt re 36 unopposed returns, leaving twelve seats to be contested. The following list shews the results announcedlwhen we go to press Tenby Northâ*Mr C W R Stokes (C), 173; Mr C F Egerton Allen (L), 145 Haverfordwest-St. Thomas's Ward, *Mr H E E Philipps (C), 217; Mr W Mackenzie (Ind), 35 St. Martin's and St. MaryâMr W H George (C), 256; *Mr J Llewellin (L), 256. The Mayor gave his casting vote for Mr George Prendergast-Mr W T Davies (L), 154; *Mr M Samson (C), 137 The majority of the old members were returned un- opposed.