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ROUND THE TOWNS.

LIBERAL MEETING AT BARRY.

CONGREGATIONAL UNION OF WALES.

EXPORTS AXD IMPORTS AT BARRY…

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To the Electors of the SouthI

To the Colliers and Wurkiing-men…

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To the Colliers and Wurkiing-men of the South Glamorgan Di-Viqioa, MY FRIENDS AND SUPPORTERS,— I address YOU SPKCIALLY, becaufeS I am afraid that my voice cannot reach many Of yon before the close of this, my third contest. For more than SEVEN years I worked as Secre- tary to the Royal Commission on Accidents in Mines. During those years I explored with the Commissioners almost every colliery in England, Wales, and Scotland, in which a great e:s:pl, s*on had taken place and assisted as Secretary to thff' best of my ability in the long and laborious duty of taking evidence, making thousands of exptri- ments with coal dusts and safety lamps, and' drawing up the Report which led to the passing of the Mine*' Regulation Act of 1887. When that Report was presented I had become your Member. And when this Tory Government brought in the Mines' Regulation Bill, which had been chiefly prepared by Mr. Gladstone's Government, I acted with the Liberal party, led by the Miners' members -by MABCN, BURT, FEXWICK, PICKAKD, and CRAWFORD, in resisting the Tory members when they had to make many alterations which were AGAINST THE 3NDEPEKDENCE AND FAIR INTEKEHLS of the Collier. For nearly MVEN years I have faithfully and honestly tried to do my duty as YOUR MEiiiiER in support of the cause of labour. I have put forward in speech and writing your just claims For the TAXATION OF ROYALTIES and GROUND RENTS, so that a large share, at toJl events, of the vast sum drawn yearly from your district may be applied to useful public purposes* For the DISESTABLISHMENT and DISCSDOW- MEXT OF THE CHURCH IN WALES, and the ap- plication of the Tithe for the common good. For HOME RULE :.the great principle of National Self-government. For LOCAL OPTION, which will give you the power to free your district from the curse of unrestricted Liquor Traffic. For an EIGHT "!IOURS' WORKING DAY FOR MINERS. For a just Land Law. For one man one Vote." For Paying a Fair Salary to Members, and Paying the Expenses of Elections, so that the working man and the poor man may not be prevented from being sent to Parliament. I have tried to do my duty without thrusting myself unduly forward, but I hope and believe that you have watched my work and come to think of me, not as a mere member, but as a Friend aud Fellow Worker in our great cause of FreedoDJy"- Equality, and Progress,- For a Third Time the Tories are trying to put in a member, who, if returned, would vote against all the great reforms on which our hearts are set—for which we have so long workel and suffered. He will, of course, be rejected as the others were. I ask EVERY ONE of you to record his vote and to reject him with a crushing ma jority. Your faithfttl Servant, ARTHUR WILLIAMS. C, edy.-nw.-twr. June, 1892. [341

IPARLIAMENTARY. -ELECTION,…

To the Electors of the Parliamentary…

BARRY RAILWA Y—TRAFFIC RECEIPT&

SIR E. «>. REED. AND MR. A.…

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