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THE PEOPLE'S PARK, PONTYPRIDD. On Saturday and Monday last grand athletic sporta were held at the People's Park, Pontypridd, that place of amusement that has by this time become famous for its numerous attractions, chiefly through the perseverance and shrewdness of the genial proprietors, the Messrs. James and Poole. The Ferndale Brass Band, under the leadership of Mr. W. R. Howe, played choice selections of music during the entertainments. We cannot but admire the energy and tact which ia so plainly shown by Mr. Alfred Beere, the secretary. The officials were :—Handicappers, the Committee starter, Mr. A. Nicholas judges, Messrs. W. MorriB, C. W. Poole, E. Llewellyn, and F. King. The first event—namely, the Boys' Race, the first prize for which was a sealskin muff bag, value £1 10a. (given by Yr. )Iorgan, auctioneer) created some ex- citement, and the prize was carried away by D. John second prize, canary and cage, value 12s. 6d.,G. Funsle third, value 5s.; H. Green; fourth, value, 2s. 6d., S. Pearce. Two Miles Novices' Bicycle Race.—1st prize, eafety bicycle, Tom Moriey, Treforest (80 yards) 2nd priz->, ball pedals, value £ 1 51' W. Jones, Coedpenmr.fi (scratch); 3rd, lamp value 10s., B. Llewellyn, Absv- aman (scratch) 4th, alarm bell value 5s.. C. Kinglake. Newtowa. All the prizes in this race were supplied by Messrs. Morris Bros., Pontypridd. There were not sufficient entries for the Two Miles Galloway Race. 130 Yard*' Open Handicap.—-First heat: 1st, H. Mellow, Pontypridd (22 yards); 2nd, W. J. Davies, Pontypridd (Ui yards). Second heat: 1st, M. Ellev. Pontypridd (22 yards); 2nd, A. Morgan, Pontypridd (20 yards). Final: 1st prize. £ 10, H. Mellow, Pontv- pridd; 2nd, £2, M. Elley, Pontypridd 3rd, £1, W. J. Davies 4th, 10! A. Morgan. 1 Five Miles Open Bicycle Handicap (pneumatic tyre).—1st prize, £10, Howell Richards, Treharris (230 I yards); 2nd, £2, William Jones, Coedpenmaen (230 yarda) 3rd, £1, Evan Jones, Coedpenmaen (scratch): 4th, IDs., Ben Llewellyn, Aberaman. Only one team entered for the Tug of War, and consequently no contest took place. Two Miles Trotting Handicap.—First heat—1, A. Llewellyn, Ynysybwl, Little Lily (340 yards); 2, D. Llewellyn, Ynysybwl, Ruby (90 yards). Second heat —1, E. Collins, Mardy, Gipsy (270 yards) 2, H. Wil- liams, Llantrisant, Flora (55 yards.)