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HAVERFORDWEST TOWN COUNCIL.

MILFORD.

NARBERTH.

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NARBERTH. REBECCA RIOT.—On the evening of the 4th inst., Rebecca," with nine of her renowned followers, attired in female apparel, wearing bonnets, and having their faces blackened, assembled at Craigyborian, before the residence of a leading resident in the parish of Amroth. At this time the gentleman in question, with his two sons and the governess, were walking in a road over- looking the plantations, to which spot the Rebeccaites wended their way in procession, and on approaching at once informed the party in question that he was their man for that night, at the same time taking hold of him. The astonished captive resisted at first strenuously, but Rebecca maintained her powerful grip, and eventually succeeded in tying his hands behind his back, upon which he earnestly expostulated and inquired what mis- chief he had done. It was replied that he had violated the Welsh laws by not living with his wife, and had taken unto himself another woman, which was an in- sufferable offence in the Principality, and the punish- ment to be inflicted on all such heinous offences was to ride on the Ceffyl T'rcn." The fair lady in attendance was immediately fastened to a ladder by these executors of "Lynch law," who then directed their steps towards Colby Lodge, carrying their female freight hoisted like the coffin of Mahomet between Heaven and Earth. From Colby Lodge they proceeded in like manner to the Burrows, and from there up the new road to Tinker's Hill, and to Killanow Gate. By this time a large crowd of persons had congregated, making loud shouts; and when the procession came near the Craigyborian en- trance the captive gallant offered £G for the liberation of himself and his frail partner in durance, which compro- mise was in a great degree accepted, but ultimately the Rebeccaites thought better of the matter and refused the money as a bribe. So they went on to Lanteague, and from thencs to Tavern spite, where they arrived about 11 o'clock at night, when the gentleman and his beloved were set at liberty, having to walk back a distance of 10 miles to their home. The gentleman then addressed the crowd, saying he forgave them for what they had done, and should bear no malice in his heart, wishing God's blessing upon them all, and promising that the fickle fair one should leave his fireside on the following day. Upon this understanding his hearers gave hearty cheering, and all departed peacably to their respective homes. ON Wednesday, the 3rd inst., the Petty Sessions were held at Llanboidy, W. R. H. Powell, Esq., Maesgwynne, and T. Powell, Esq., Pencoed, presiding as magistrates. The first case that came on was an action of trespass, by Daniel Davies, Llangarthgining, against Levi Davies, Ornant, by taking a hurdle from a gap on plaintiff's farm. The defendant said he thought he had a right to take it, being his property previous to quitting the said farm, which was held by his father however, it was proved, that arrangements had been made by his father and the agent who let the farm, that everything was to be left as they were. The magistrates gave a verdict for plaintiff, and the defendant was fined with costs.——The parochial highway surveyor's accounts were examined and passed. -The parochial constables for the different parishes comprised within the hundred of Derllys, appointed for the year ensuing, attended, and were sworn into office, which was the termination of business for that day. THE Burisl Board assembled on Wednesday, the 3rd inst., to receive communications from the mortgagees in reference to the price of the piece of land selected for the purposes of the cemetery, the price stated by them being precisely double tho value at which the land had been estimated by the Board.

TENBY.

PEMBROKE AND PEMBROKE DOOK.

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CARMARTHENSHIRE.

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