£ team flaWgatfott* THE CARDIFF AND BRISTOL Steam t?acHfts> P R I N O E OF WALES MATTHEW JONES, Commander; L A D Y C H A R LOT T E, HENRY JEFFEKY, Commander; A RE INTENDED to SA-IL during the month of SEP., as follows (from the BUTE SHIP DOCK) •D|r»ace of Wales — Mondays, ) Lady Charlotte Monday Wednesdays, & Friday*.— ( Wednesdays, and Krida\»» "dy Charlotte Tuesdays, ( Prince of Wales—Tuesday*# Thursdays, and Saturdays. ) Thursdays, and Saturdays, Prom CAKDIFF. j From BUISTOL. SeP-, 1845. J Sep., 1845. Monday 7h morn 8, Monday 8 morn 'Tuesday 85 morn j 9, Tuesday 9| morn J(). Wednesday 9 mom f 10, Wednesday ..10± morn J» Thursday 11 morn j 11, Thursday ..12 noon ^'fridav, 12 noon j 12, Friday 2 after ,a> Saturday 2 after j 13, Satuiday 3 after CaLrriages and horses to be alongside Cne hour previous to Time of Sailing. ^EDUCED FARES :—After Cabin, 4s.; Fore Cabin, 28 Children under Twelve years of age. Half-price; Dogs, Ii. each A Female Steward attends on Board both Packets. ^efrcshments u»*y be had on board on moderate term*, '"on,-wheel Carriage 2l«.; diito Phaeton or Giu, IDs. 6d. Wo-*hee!, dr.iwn by 0111: horse and driver, 15s.; Hoise '"d Uider, After Cabin, 9J; llorse and Rider, Fore Cabin, •6j.j Cattle and Horses, 6s. each; Sheep, Pigs, and Is. each. Carriages, Horses, Cattle, and Goods, will be subject to ^00inir:'iliid Wharfages at the •' Bute Docks Not Accountable for any Goods wnheut Shipping Notes, freighters are requested to order all Goods intended for the PiflNCli OF WALKS, 10 be sent to N.«. 12, Quay-street, to Robert Chaplin, Cumberland B-isin Locks; and tor ">• LADY CHARLOTTE, to Clare-street Hull, Marsh-street, alld Bull Wharf, Redcliff-street, Bristol. Goods will be hauled from the Warehouses to the Packets at the expense of the Companies. -Ve thyr, Nerbiid'je, Aberdnre, Cowbridge, Bridgend, —hntrisseut, and Caerphilly.—Go.ids forwarded to these 'aces in S^rni^ Waggon; auJ Lock-'ip Canal Boats im- m°diat,.l,. on arriv.il, unless ordered by any particular ^Oiiveyanci', in which case they will be deposited in the lealn Packet Warehouse till called for.—Freight to be paid 011 delivery. Goods, Packages, Parcels, Ike., forwarded to all parts of 'J1" Kingdom without delay, when sent to either of their Stea-n Packet Offices in Cardiff or Bristol. I'urther information as to Freigh', will be readily obtained aPi'lying to the Agents—Mr. Woodman, Agent at the Jacket Office, on the Wharf, Cardiff; or to Mr. G. C. jl'-AbSON, Agent, No. 12, Quay-nreet, Bristol, for the j'lUNOK OF WALKS Packet, and of Mr. T. Joltv, at the |'acket Office, on the Wharf, Cardiff; or to Mr. VV. B. "WKN, 29, Avon Crescent, llotwells, Bristol, for the LADY ^H utLOi l K Packet. Notice —The Proprietors of a'oove the Steam Packets give otice) tjlat ,)iev wj|| not j,e accountable for any Passenger's '"ggage, nor will they be answerable for any Goods, Packages, 0r Parcels (if lost or damaged by Fire, Leakage, or otherwise) H'lless Booked at either ot their Offices at Cardiff or Bristol, I* above the value of 40s., unless entered at its value, and Arriage in propor iou paid for the same, at the time ot oukiug.—Go >ds consigned to order, or not taken away e re S'IK o'clock in the evening of the day of landing, will ^irehousjd at the risk and expense of the consignees. >t Goods to be considered as liem, no: only for freight and due thereon, b:it a!s> for all previously unsatisfied a"d Charges due by consignees to the Proprietors of ,e said Packets. Disputed weights or in as irement, claims °r IOSJ or JIL;NIGEJ canuot b.s allowed, unless a written l,)tice of tnrt s une h sent to the Office on the da y of delivery. £ ale.8 bll Euciton. SOUfH WALES—COUNTY OF BRECON, TO CAPITALISTS. MOST VALUABLE [Freehold ESTATES. To be Sold by Auction, the BEAR HOTEL, Crickhowell, in the County of RECOIL, on WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 1845, at II 0 clock in the forenoon of the same day, subject to c?'iditions to be then and there produced, unless pre- viously disposed of by private contract, of which due Notice will be given, in 38 Lots. THE Fee Simple and Inheritance of the UPPER HOUSE FARM, and other Estates, in the Parishes ^Hckhowell, Llangenny, and Llangattock, Breconshire, ^'y belonging to Henry Rumsey Williams, Esq., lhe greater part of this moat desirable Property is Uiited amidst scenery that is equally elegant and noble, v1 and near the flourishing town of Crickhowell, on the a,lks of the much admired River Usk. In those J ortjons of the Estates which are contiguous to the town, °n the Grea*, South Wales road, leading from Mon- n°uth to Brecon, are beautiful spots, on which may be ^cted Villas, that will command magnificent and diver- ed views, and which will be sold to suit the conveni- of purchasers. The land, containing about 400 acres of rich Meadow, fable, and Pasture, 's remarkable for its fertility, and ^ri^C Sreatly improved. ./P Woods, which are in a very thriving condition, °rd excellent Covers for Game, and add much to the 8fandeur of the surrounding scenery. ,°n the Property is a Quarry, in which may be ob- lried a supply of good Stone for Building purposes. Coal and Lime may be procured in the neighbourhood at a cheap rate, the roads being good. The Property adjoins the extensive Estates of his race the Duke of Beaufort, those of Joseph Bailey, and others. lhe neighbourhood of Crickhowell has long been re- °Wned for its salubrity it furnishes the Sportsman and ^ngler with abundant means of gratifying his taste. can surpass the magnificence and beauty of its li are Eox Hounds and Harriers in the neighbour- ed, and the hunt there is of the first description. .0 s'x Shares in the Abergavenny and Brecon Canal o,re likenvise to be disposed of. th a^>ove Property will be Sold in convenient Lots extent and description of which are detailed in Pointed particulars, and maps thereto annexed, which ay be had at the principal Inns in North and South ales; and in the Public Rooms in London, Bristol, Liverpool and Dublin; and any further particulars may had by application to Mr. THOMAS DAVIES. Llan- jjrattock Court, near Crickhowell; Mr. ROBEKT LLOYD ^LLis, Surveyor, Carnarvon; and to Mr. EDWARD •RUMSEY WILLIAMS, Solicitor, Carnarvon. GLAMORGANSHIRE. To Gentlemen, Farmers, Butchers, and others. IMPORTANT SALE OF LIVE AND DEAD FARMING STOCK, Crops, Implements, &c. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, BY MR. E. LEYSHON, 'On WEDNESDAY and THURSDAY, the 17th and 18th days of SEPTEMBER, 1845, on the Premises, at the GREAVE FARM, in the parish of Wenvoe, *T^HE whole of the valuable FARMING STOCK and JL other Effect#, belonging to Mr. BABB, who is leaving the Neighbourhood consisting of 50 Yearling Ewes, <63 two-year old ditto, 80 Lambs, 1G Fat Sheep, 3 Rams, <6 Oxen, 7 two-year old Steers, 4 Yearlings, 1 three-year old Heifer in Calf, 2 two-year old do., 2 Yearling Heifers, ■3 Milch Cows, 2 Fat Cows, 3 excellent Draft Horses, 1, superior two-year old Draft Filly, I Yearling Draft Colt, 20 Store Pigs, 1 Sow. One large Waggon, 2 small ditto, 4 Carts, 3 Rollers, 4 Iron Ploughs, Dtags, Harrows, Scufflers, Grass Seed Sowing- Machine, Turnip Drill, Winnowing Machine (nearly new), 2 Chaff-Cutters, Gardener's Patent Turnip Cutter, Cart Harness, Quarry Tools, Hurdles, &c. &c. GIG AND HARNESS. Also, Six Acres of SWEDES, and one Acre and a half MANGEL WURZEL. A deposit of Ten per Cent. will be required at the time < t Sale, and Three Months' Credit will be given for the remainder, on approved security, to purchasers of Twenty rounds and upwards. The whole of the Crops, which will be sold on the 18th, consist of 45 Acres of Wheat, 21 Acres of Barley, 4 Acres "f Oats, and 4 Ricks of well-made Hay. Each Field of Corn will be ricked separately, for the convenience of Jurchasers, and the whole maybe carried off the Premises. A deposit of Ten per Cent. will be required at the time "f Sale, and Four Months' Credit given for the remainder, 11 approved Security. Three per cent. will be allowed tor Cash. The Auctioneer begs respectfully to call the attention Farmers and othert to the above Sale, as he can, from the Well-known judgment and experience of the Proprie- t.o)., as an Agriculturist, confidently recommend the whole the Stock as well worthy their attention. The Sheep Perfectly sound, and will be put up in suitable Lots. The Sale to commence at 11 for 12 in the Forenoon of 'II'J.i\ch Day. f he w hole of e HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE will lie bold about t r lnJ of the sa.d Month, of which 1-ue Notice vriii oe t;iv:a. TO JUDGKS f|f|||| OF FINE TEAS. HSMY WEBlœER, CARDIFF & HE8TII1R UlIAKDIAN OFFICE AGENT FOR THE SALE OF THE ASAM TEA (mPANYS RARE AND PECULIARLY FINE TEAS, REQUESTS the favour of an Order from Connoisseurs, and those desirous of obtaining a really exquisitely flavoured Tea. "After once partaking of the highly exhilarating and aromatic Asam Tea, but few can persuade themselves. to use any ther, especially as it is found not to be injurious to the nerves; and as the Asam Tea has been proved to produce at east six, and in most cases eight good cups of Tea, where the same quantity of Chinese would produce only four ups of inferior flavour— both luxury and economy combine to recommend the Asam Teas. N\HOOLEAH PEKOE 5 0 1 MAZENGA GREEN TEA 6 0 CHER1DOR SOUCHOIffr 6 0 | THOURA GREEN TEA J 0 These Teas can only be obtained in one pound, half-pound, and quarter-pound sealed packets, with the Company's Address and Arms on the Envelope. Many are selling spurious imitations of the Company's Teas, but none are genuine unless having their Seal and Address, No. 11, CROOKED LANE, KING WILLIAM STREET, on them. SOLE AUTHORISED AGENTS. For SWANSEA Miss Arnold, Confectioner, Cross-Street. For MERTHYlt Mrs. Ann Williams, Confectioner, High-Street. For NEWPORT Mr. M. Evans, Bookseller, 35, High-Street. (ffJ'" AGENTS WANTED FOR SOME OF THE LARGE TOWNS IN ENGLAND AND WALES. Sloticess. GUANO (Genuine PBUUVIAN and BOLIVIAN), CONSTANTLY ON SALE. A Cargo, of Prime Quality, just landed. Apply to the Importers, GIBBS, BRIGHT, and Co., 28, Orchard-street; or at GEORGE and JAMKS BUSH'S WarehouSfe, Baldwin-street, Bristol, where it may be seen. THOS. UOYS GRAPHIC UJIOJ, 1815. DOCTOR JOHNSON RESCUING OLIVER GOLDSMITH from his LANDLADY, from E. M. Ward's Original Picture. by Samuel Bellin. THE LAST APPEAL, from FRANK STONE, beauti- fully engraved by Samuel Bellin, same size as The Heart's Misgivings." REDGRAVE'S POOR TEACHER," engraved by William Giller. Subscribers taking the whole of the above three En- gravings at once, are entitled to purchase them on the undermentioned terms, viz.. Print Impressions thc ll?ree for £ l 8 0 or £ 0 10 6 each Proofs, India Paper ditto 2 12 0 or 1 10 Proofs, India, before Let. ditto 4 4 0 or 1 11 6 Artist'sProofs,onIndia(only50)ditto 5 12 0 or 2 2 0 WILKIE'S VILLAGE FESTIVAL, in Line, large size, to range with Wilkie's most important Plates. LUCAS'S PORTRAIT of PRINCE ALBERT, en- graved by Samuel Cousins, A.R.A., and Samuel Bellin, in the first style, to match Chalons' whole-length Portrait of the Queen. The DYING CAMEL in the DESERT, a beautiful Line Engraving, after H. Warren, by W. R. Smith. Subscribers taking the whole of the above three En- gravings at once, are entitled to1 purchase them on the undermentioned terms, viz. — Print ImpreMions.the three for E4 4 0 or El 11 6 each Proofs, India paper. ditto 8 8 0 or 3 3 0 Proofs, India, before Let.. ditto 11 40 or 4 4 0 Artist's Proofs, India (only 50) ditto 16 16 0 or 6 6 0 The whole of the Engravings, both Prints and Proofs, tolll be advanced to DOUBLE THE PRESENT PUBLICATION PRICES, as soon as the Subscribers of the current year are supplied with their Copies, such Engravings being usually published at that rale. Subscribers names are now being taken on the low terms above stated. THE ABOVH SIX PLATES ARB THE ENQHAVINGS FOR 1845, IN THOMAS BOYS' GRAPHIC UNION, XI, Golden Square, London, where Prospectuses may be had, and the Engravings seen or of any of his Agents throughout the United Kingdom. AGENTS: H. WEBBER, Cardiff; J. W. BEBELL, Newport; J. PARKER, Hereford; R. C. FRKWEKKS, Pembroke; THOMAS FARIIOR, Monmouth. COD LIVER OIL. A Natural remedy and certain cure for Gout, Rheu- matism, and Scrofula, Diseased Joints, Lumbago, Skin Dise*si s, Spinal and lilaiidular Affections, Scrofula Ulcers, Swelled Legs, and all External Diseases, aiising from an impure xtate of the Blood, or from Domestic Accidents, as Sprains. Bruises, Wounds, Scalds, Burns, Cilitt)lo-.ns, Gbapped Hands, &c. Ike. The following Testimonials, with authenticated cases of extraordinary cure, are fioin the highest and most respectable authority COD LIVE Ol.. in cases of GOUT & RHEUMATISM. The diseases in which the Cod Liver Oil is attended with the most extraordinary results are the Gout and ^eumatism. It i* rather a curious fact, and one that fully establishes the truth of what we have already stated, that some years ago, Cod Liver Oil was introduced into Manchester, by a celebrated German practitioner, then on a visit to Ur. Kay. 1 hysician to the Manchester Infirmary. who was the first medical man who prescribed this remedy for the cure of Gout and Rheumatism, in this country. Mr. Darby, llouse-Surgeou and Apothecary to the same institution, gave Ilie following arconnt of an t.x- traordinary cure :—' A woman, who laboured under the most excruciating rheumatism, being advised to rub her joints with the oil, after a few weeks was restored to the use of her limbs and was cured." Encouraged by this extraordinary cure, Dr. Kay continued to prescribe it for other patients in similar case.. and with the same success. Dr. Bardsley, also, when treating of chronic rheumatism observes, < tn instances, when every other means have failed Cod Liver Oil has operated in a manner so decidedly benefi- cial as to excite astonishment." The circumstances under which this specific remedy m found most advantageous, are the foilowing :-lst. In the chronic rheumatism of elderly persons, when the muscles and tendons have become rigid, and the joints nearly flexible, in consequence of the disease having been brought on by exces- sive labour, hard fare, dampness, and cold. 2nd. In women whose constitutions have been worn out by repeated rheumatic attacks, especially in the decline of life; & patients who were unable either to preserve the body in an erect position, or sup- port its weight on the lower extremities, have recovered en. tirely by rubbiug the oil on the affected parts. DR. BHEFIEI.D'S OPINION, WITH UABHB OF CURE. A Ilother celebrated Physician, Dr. Rrefield, found theoil of the greatesi benefit in cases where the Gout or Hlieumatism appear to have seized upon the whole system, and when, as the. result of long suffering, the body is wasted, the proceas of nutrition very -low, there is want of sleep, loss of vital powers, languid expression of the countenance,contraction of the mus- cles, &c. &c.; and mentions the following case of Mrs. Mea'rman, 30 years old, who had been confined to her bed or room and only in the warm summer months experienced a slight alleviation of her sufferiligs :-Nearly the whole body was attacked, but principally the inferior extteimties, back, and shoulders. Walking was entirely prevented by the (insup- portable pains, stiffness and swelling of the joints. This pa- tient was wasted, of a bleachy whiteness, and had lost all hope of relief, though originally of a strong and robust constitution. The use of the Oil daily, was soon followeaby a beneficial result, and after some time she was restore d to a tolerable state of health. This person, after this, was three years from the time he first saw her, perfectly healthy, well nourished, blouming, and of robust appearance. COD LIVER OIL IN OLD AGE & RIGID MUSCLES. Men and women advanced in years, whose fibres may be supposed to have acquired a degree of rigidity, fititi surprising effects from the use of this remedy. Some who have been cripples for many yean, and not able to move from their seats, have, after a few weeks use of it. been able to go with the assistance of a stick and by a long continuance have enjoyed the pleasing satisfaction of being restored to the natural use of their limbs, which for a long time before had been a burthen to them. Dr. Percival, of the Manchester Infirmary, says. I have had the fullest evidence of the successful use of Cod Liver Oil, and have contiasted, by experiment, its value with other remedies these trials always terminate in favour of the Oil; and patients who were under other treatment, by confer- ring with their fello > -sufferers, were so sensible of making a slower progress towards recovery, as to require a change of one remedy for the other. The above is only a small portion of an immense number of Testimonials that have already been received in extraordinary properties of this truly wonderful NAIU u REMEDY. Prospectuses containing additional evidence of the value of Cod Liver Oil in other di eases, with general remarks on its natural and commercial history, its Physical and ChemIcal Properties, Action on the Human Economy. &c-» also particular directions for its proper application, will be lent to any address on the receipt of two postage stamps. CAUTION.—Each Genuine Bottle of the remedy has the signature of the only MERCANTILE AGENTS, J0Nfc!?' and Co., 201, Strand: all other sorts are spurious. Sold wholesale by Messrs. Barclay and Sons; Sutton and Co., and Edwards and Co., London; and retail in bottles at 2s. 9d" 4<. 6d., and lis. each, and by all respectable Medicine VendpM. Hoticea. CHEPSTOW^ litl OF DEAN, AND Gloucester Junction Railway, Through the Forest of Dean (with Brunch at, th e Col- lieries, Iron Works, and River Severn), to join the Gloucester and Birmingham, Gloucester and Bristol, in- tended Cheltenham, Oxford, and London Direct, and Gloucester and Aberystwith Railways. REGISTERED PROVISIONALLY, ACCORDING TO THE ACT OF 7 AND 8 VlCTOllIA, CH. 110. Capital f600,000 in 30,000 Shares of jE20 each. Deposit f2 2s. per Share. No Shareholder to be liab'e beyond the amount of his Shares. PLTOVISIONAL COMMITTEE. W.P. Andrew, Esq., Groresnor-street, Grosvenor-square, Director of the Northampton, Banbury, and Chelten- ham Railway Joseph Bailey:Esq. M.P., Glanusk Park, Breconshire W. F. Beadon, Esq., Director of the Essex and Suffolk Railway- James Beach, Esq., 15, Grosvenor-place, London, Di- rector of the Leicester and Tamworth ltailway C. R. Coleman, Esq., Irongate Wharf, Director of the South Midland Railway William Crawshay, Esq., Cyfarthfa, Glamorganshire, and Caversham Park, Berkshire Edmund Francis Dayrell, Esq., of Lillingstone Dayrell, High Sheriff of Buckinghamshire, and Director of the Buckinghamshire Railway Joseph Davies, Esq., Chepstow, Merchant W. S. Fitzwilliam, Esq., Broad-street, London, Merchant, Director of the South Midland Railway Edward Hall, Esq Director of the South Midland and Northampton and Cheltenham Railways William Hughes Hughes, Esq., F.S.A., Alderman, Chair- man of the Manchester and Birkenhead Continuation, Director of the London and Greenwich Railway Com- pany. Sir William Johnston, Bart., Hilton, Aberdeenshire George Lawton, Esq., Ditchleys, Essex, Director of the South Midland Railway William Strahan, Esq., Banker, Fleet-street, London Sir William Twisden, Bai t. Major White, 105, Pall-mall, Director of the Northamp- ton, Banbury, and Cheltenham Railway John Wheelton, Esq., Meopham Bank, Tunbridge, Kent, Director of the Leicester and Bedford Railway Sir Wm. Bacon Johnson, Bart., Hilton, Aberdeenshire Capt. Jas. P. Macdouhall, Fir Grove, North Brixton (With power to add to their number.) Engineer—William Gravatt, Esq., F.R.S. London Bankers—Messrs. Strahan, Paul, and Co., Strand and Messrs. Glyn and Co.. Provincial Bankers—Messrs. Bailey, Greatrex, and Co., Monmouth and Abergavenny; the West of England and South Wales Banking Company and Branches; Messrs. Bromage and Snead, Chepstow the Mon- mouth and Glamorgan Banking Company, and Branches Messrs. Williams and Sons, Newport; the Gloucestershire Banking Company and Branches the County of Gloucester Banking Company and Branches; the National Provincial Banking Company and Branches. Standing Counsel—William Hughes Hughes, Esq., Temple, London. Solicitor—Mr.W.T. H. Phelps, Newport, Monmouthshire London Agents—Messrs. a'Beckett, Son, and SynjpS0Ilj 7, Golden-square, Solicitors. Local Agents—Chepstow. Messrs. Baldwin and Morgan; Gloucester, Messrs. Ellis, Elliott, and Swann, SoliCjtors- Secretary—Mr. William Protheroe, 10, Old Jewry Cham- bers, London. THIS railway is intended to connect the South Wales Railway at Chepstow with Gloucester, Cheltenham, and Birmingham, with the projected Cheltenham, Oxford and London direct, Gloucester and Aberystwith, North- ampton and Cheltenham, and Manchester and Southamp- ton Railways thus forming an uninterrupted line of communication from the South of Ireland, through Fish. guard and Milford in Pembrokeshire, to Gloucester, Cheltenham, Oxford, and London direct, Southampton, Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, and the North of England, by a less circuitous route than can be effected by any of the projected plans for crossing the Severn below Gloucester, thereby avoiding the difficulties which must necessarily be encountered in such an undertaking, and affording the important towns and districts upon the in- tended lines that accommodation which their importance entitles them to. The whole of the traffic upon the South Wales line passing to the eastward of Chepstow will be carried on this line: added to which the coal and mineral traffic from the Forest of Dean (which, from the eastern side to Gloucester, has been estimated upon authentic docu- ments and information, at upwards of 300,000 tons and from the western or Lyiluey and Chepstow side the same amount of traffic may safely be calculated upon), amount- ing to 600,000 tons per annum (the produce of the Forest alone), must be carried upon the line, independent of the local passenger traSc and an extended trade in the pro- duce of the Forest, which will necessarily follow the facilities offered by the proposed railroad. The revenue from this source alone will give a very handsome dividend upon the capital to be expended, which is expected will not exceed three-fourths of the in- tended capital. It is proposed to make branches to the collieries and iron works in the Forest, to the present or any new ports which may suggest themselves on the Severn and to make the river Wye, at Chepstow, the port of foreign export, where vessels of any size can enter free from the dangers and difficulties attendant upon the navigation of the Severn, consequent upon the rocks and shifting sands in that river. It is intended to build a bridge across the Severn at Gloucester, which will in no way obstruct the navigation and the proposed Gloucester and Aberystwith Company will no doubt be ready to join this Company in the ex- pense, if they obtain their Act. The cost of the intended line from Chepstow to Gloucester, including the bridge at Gloucester, and the one over the river Wye, at Chepstow, to join the South Wales, with branches to the collieries, iron works, and the Severn, is not expected to exceed £450,000, but it is intended to provide a capital of £600,000 to meet any contingencies which may arise. A reference to the map will shew the self-evident im- portance of this line as essential to the perfecting of the great project of the South Wales Railway Company (who have obtained their Act of Parliament for a rail- road from Fishguard and Milford Haven to Chepstow) in connecting it with the principal railways of the kingdom at Gloucester, and making it the direct road to London, via Cheltenham and Oxford, for effecting which projects are now before the public with most influential support. The line is <26 miles in length, has no engineering difficul- ties; the gradients and curves are extremely good, and works light. It may with very great confidence be asserted, that there is scarcely a short line of railroad in the kingdom which offers greater advantages to the shareholders than the present. Provision will be made in the Act of Par- liament which will be applied for in the next session to limit the liability of the shareholder to the amount of his shares, and to allow 4 per cent. on the calls. Applications for shares to be made to the Solicitors, or to Messrs. Carden and Whitehead, Threadneedle- street, and Messrs. Backhouse and Co., No. 4, Angel- court, Throgmorton-street, London; Messrs. Hall Brothers and Co., Cheltenham Messrs. Tate and Nash, Bristol; Mr. Thomas Evans, Bath; Messrs. Bradley, Ford, and Parker, Manchester; Messrs. H. Davies and Co., Dale-street, Liverpool; Messrs. Chantrell and Boys, Leeds; Messrs. Wilkinson and Earle, Hull; and Messrs. Labertouche and Stafford, Dublin. llottcre. RICHARD STEVENSON, Esquire, one of Her Majesty's Commissioners authorised to Act under the Petition in Insolvency of MORGAN WILLIAMS, of MERTHYR TYDFIL, in the Countv of GLAMORGAN, Grocer, will sit on the 26th day of SEPTEMBER next, at Twelve of the Clock at Noon, at the Court of Bank- ruptcy, in the City of BRISTOL, in order to make a Dividend of the Estate and Effects of the said Insolvent, when and where the Creditors who have not already proved their Debts are to come prepared to prove the same, or they will be excluded the benefit of the said Dividend. All Claims not then proved will be dis- allowed. CARDIFF PANTECHNICON. B. KEARNEY, IN returning thanks to his numerous Friends and the Public generally, for the very liberal patronage he has received since his commencing Business in CARDIFF, begs to observe that he adopts the familiar adage- "Honesty is the best policy," as his Motto in Trade; and further observes, that the Goods purchased at the PANTECHNICON cannot be surpassed for st!l'e, quality, or cheapness, by any Establishment in the Kingdom. His MILPUFF BEDS, in great variety, cannot be equalled ill quality or price: and his Goods generally, such as CHAIRS, TABLES, DRAWERS, BED- STEADS, IRONMONGERY, &c., will be found well worthy attention. WHEN GOODS OF OTHER DAYS ARE FADED. When goods of other days are faded, And all their brightness fled- When feather-beds must be provided By those who wish to wed: Then come, and hasten to B. Kearney, There's danger in delays, And there you'll save one-half the money— His shop is in the Ilayes. His feather-beds, sheets, quilts, and blankets, With goods upon the shelves, His four-post, tent, and other bedsteads, Will recommend themselves: Chairs, tables, drawers, and other goods, Too high we cannot praise— Then come, and hasten to B. Kearney, His shop is in the Hayes. FOR STOPPING DECAYED TEETH, however large the cavity.—Patronised by her Majesty the Queen Dowager, Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Gloucester, His Grace the Duke of Wellington, and the principal nobility. Mr. CLARKE'S SUCCEDANEUM for stopping decayed teeth, is far superior to anything ever before used, as it is placed in the tooth without any pressure or pain, becomes as hard as the enamel imme- diately after application, and remains firm in the tooth for life; not only rendering extraction unnecessary, but also making them again useful for mastication. All persons can use Mr. CLARKE'S SUCCEDA- NEUM themselves with ease, as full directions are enclosed—price 5s. and sold by all respectable Medicine Vendors in Town and Country and can be sent by post on receiving a post-office order. Prepared only by Mr. Clarke, Surgeon-Dentist, 61, Grosvenor-street, Bond- street (removed from 53, Harley-street, Cavendish Square). LOSS OF TENTH.—Mr. Clarke still continues to supply the loss of teeth, from one to a complete set, upon his beautiful system of Self-adhesion; which has procured him such universal approbation in some thousands of cases, and recommended by Sir C. M. Clark, Bart., M.D.; Sir M. Tierney, Bart., M.D.; Dr. Chambers, Dr. Paris, Dr. James Johnson, Dr. Conquest, and nu- merous other Members of the Medical Profession, as being the most ingenious system of supplying artificial teeth hitherto invented. They are so contrived as to adapt themselves over the most tender gums, or remain- ing stumps, without causing the least pain, rendering the operation of extraction quite unnecessary; and in order that his system may be within the reach of the most economical, he will continue the same moderate charges. Mr. Clarke, Surgeon-Dentist, No. 61, Grosvenor-street, Bond-street, London.—At home from eleven till four. Mr. CLARKE'S TOOTH-POWDER, which has procured him such universal approbation, in some thou- sands of cases, is highly recommended by numerous Physicians and Surgeons, as being the best tooth-powder ever yet prepared it prevents and eradicates the tartar from the teeth, and imparts to the gums that ruddy appearance, and to the teeth a pearl-like whiteness. Mr. Clarke can say with safety (as it is prepared only by him) that, if analysed, its properties would be found to be of the purest kind. It can be sent by post, on re- ceiving a post-office order! and it is sold by most respectable Chemists in town and country—price 2s. 6d. GLAMORGANSHIRE L.1 2a ZPF EASTERN DISTRICT. PERSONS desirous to contract for the supply of Quarry, River, or Field Stone, or Copper Slag, for one Year, for either one or more of ;he under-mentioned portions of Turnpike Roads, are requested to send Sealed Tenders (post-paid) on or before WEDNESDAY, the 1st day of OCTOBER next. to Mr. SAMUEL Cox, Bridgend, Clerk to the Eastern District Roads Board, stating the number of the portion for which they wish to tender, the description of material they purpose to supply, and the price, per cubic yard, at which they are willing to supply the same. Persons tendering to deliver Quarry Stone must send specimens thereof, of at least half a pound in weight, free of expense, such specimens to be in paper and endorsed and any person offering for more than one division must send for each a separate tender. Each Contractor will be required to take away without charge, when delivering the material, any road dirt that may have accumulated from scraping or cleansing ditches or drains, &c.:— Estimated No. Portions of Road. quantity in cubic yards THE MAIL ROAD. 1. From the Eastern boundary of the district at Rumney Bridge to the Eastern boundary of Cardiff; and from the Western boundary of Cardiff to the mile mark at Canton. 350 2. From the mile mark at Canton to the 7th mile mark westward of Cardiff 800 3. From the last-mentioned mile mark to Cowbridge 350 4. From Cowbridge to Bridgend 550 5. From Bridgend to the mile mark near the Keeper's Lodge at Margam 600 6. From the last-mentioned miletpark to the Western boundary of the district 300 7. From Cardiff, by Cross Inn, to Tongwnlais 250 S. So much of the Road from Cross Inn towards Caerphilly as lies within the District; also from Roath Turnpike, by the Crwys Farm, to the Caerphilly and Cardiff Turnpike Road, on the North side of Mr. Henry Jones's house 200 9. So much of the Road from Canton towards Lantrissant as lies within the District; also from Ely, through Laudaff, to the Merthyr-Tydvil Road at Whitchurch.. 450 10. From Canton, towards Dynaspowis, as far as Leckwith Church. 80 11. So much of the Road from Cowbridge towards Lantrissant as lies within the District 120 12. From Cowbridge West Gate, through Heol-y-Marlborough, to its junction with the Road from Lantwit Major to Centre Meyrick; also the Road from Lantwit Major to Pentre Meyrick. 150 13. From Cowbridge, by the Lake and How Mill, to the port of Aberthaw; also from Cowbridge East Gate to Lan- blcthian Bridge, not exceeding one Mile; also from Cowbridge towards Llanfihangel, as far as Lanblethian Bridge 200 14. From Bricigend to Brincethill; also from Bridgend to the Lane turning off to Coytrehene 300 15. From Rr'dgend, over EwenDy Btidge, as far as Evvenny Park Gate 80 16. So much of the Road from Bridgend towards Lantrissant as lies within the District. 350 17. From Red Hiu to the port of Newton Nottage 100 The material is to be broken sufficiently small to pass through a 2j inch guage, and to be perfectly free from dirt. It is to be delivered in such quantities (not being less than 10 cubic yards at one time) as may be directed by the Clerk of the District Roads Board, and is to be piled in the depots, or other places on the road side, pointed out by the constant labourer on the spot, in rea- diness for measurement, by the time named for its delivery in such Clerk'* order, which order will always be sent to the Contractor, at least a fortnight before the day named for delivering the material. Security to the amount of at least £ 10 will be required for the due performance of each Contract. For further particulars apply to Mr, William Hopkins, R lad Surveyor, Bridgend. t September 1st, 1845. liottcco. "OES Y BYD I'R IAITH GYMRAEG." Abergavenny Cymreigyddion Society THE TWELFTH ANNIVERSARY of this Society will be held in the NEW CYMREIGYDDION HALL, Tudor-Street, on WEDNESDAY and THURSDAY, OCTOBER loth and 16th,-CHARLES MORGAN, Esq, M.P., of Ruperra, in the Chair. The Hall has recently been erected, and is one of the largest and most commodious Rooms for Public Meetings in the County. It has been fitted up by. the spirited Proprietor for this occasion in a style of elegance suitable to the great importance of the coming Eisteddfod. The Doors will be opened each day at 11, A.M. Just Published, in Imperial Quarto, bound in Cloth, price £ I Is. Od. Delineations of Roman Antiquities Found at CAERLEON, the ancient ISCA SILURUM, and the Neighbourhood, BY JOHN EDWARD LEE. THIS Work contains Twenty-seven Plates of unpub- lished Roman Antiquities, viz:—Samian Ware, and other Pottery Impresses and Legionary Stamps Glass Ossorium Fibulae, Rings, Brass and Bronze Ornaments, &c.; Sculptures, and Inscriptions. Together with brief notices of Caerleon and the Neighbourhood descriptions of the Plates and an Appendix giving the Inscriptions already published. Also, a Catalogue of Coins by the Rev. C. W. King, Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge. The Figures of Enamelled Ornaments are coloured. Only 150 Copies hate been Printed. London Published by Longman, Brown, Green, and Longman and sold by D. Morris, Lithographer, 3, Llanarth-street, (opposite the West of England Bank), Newport; Strong, Bristol; Morgan, Abergavenny; Cussons, Hull; Sunter, York; Siocombe and Co., Leeds; and all other Booksellers. Frampton's Pill of Health. THE manifold advantages to the Heads of Families from the possession of a Medicine of known efficacy, that may be resortet) to with confidence, and used with suc- cess in cases of tempoiary sickness, occunin. in families more or less every day, are so obvious to all, that no question c-ui be raised of its importance to every househo:der in the king- dom. From among numerous testimonials, the following is respectfully submitted:- To Mr. Thomas Prout, 229, Strand, London. "5, Cooper-street, Maiich stci, March 12, 1842. SIR,—I have m-ich satisfaction in communicating to you the rcsalt of my experience after repeated trials of FRAMPTON'S PILL OF HEALTH, and I feel it bnt justice to state, that in the course of many years' trial of various Aperient Medicines, I h-ive never found results at once so salutary and efficient in the relief of the svsiem fro;n redundant bil,, &c., &c., with so e little inconvenience; I am, therefore, warranted in declaring that they supply to me a means long wanting of being able to recommend to Families, Schools, and especially Mercantile Men, whether at the desk or 011 the road, a most valuable resource in an occasional medicine. And I shall take credit to myself if, in giving this testimony, I am the means of making FRAMPTON'S PILLS more generally known and ap- preciated. I am, Sir, respectfully yours, "WILLIAM SMITH." The unprecedented sile of these Pills, arising from the earnest recommendations of the many thousands who have derived benefit from their use, render any lengthened comuien- unnecessary they are not put forth as a cure for all diseaset t I which mankind is liable, but for Bilious and Liver Coins plaints, with their m my well-known attendants, Bilious and Sick Head ache, Pain auJ Oppression after Meals, Giddiness, Doziness, Singing Noise in Head and Ears, Drowsiness, Heartburn, Loss of Appetite, Wind, Spasms, &c. ^Two or three doses will convince the afflicted of their salu- tary effects. The stomach" ill speedily regain its strength a healthy action of the Liver, Bowels, and Kidneys, wilwapidly take place; and instead of listlessness, heat, pain, and jaun- diced appearance, strength, activity, and renewed health, extending to good old age, will be the result of taking this medicine, according to the directions accompanying each box, Sold by T. Prout, 229. Strand, London. Price Is. ljd. and 2s. 9d. per box; also by Mr. Thomas Stephens, druggist. Merthyr Tydvil; Mr. Phillips, Carditf; Mr. Farror, Mon- mouth; Mr. Williams, Brecon; Mr. Williams and Mr. Phil- lips, Newport; and by the Venders of jMetlicine generally throughout the Kingdom. Ask for FRAMPTON'S PILL OF HEALTH, and observe the Name and address of "Thomas l'rout, 229, Strand, London," on the Government Stamp. Just Published, a new and important editioit of the "SILENT FRIEND" ON HUMAN FRAILTY. Price2s.6d., & sent Free to any part of the United Kingdom on receipt of a Post-office Order for 3s 6d. THE SILENT FRIEND, A MEDICAL WORK, on the concealed cause that destroys physical energy, and the ability of manhood, ere vigour has established her empire; with observations on the baneful effects of YOUTHFUL KXCHSSliS and INFUCTIOW, with Means of Kestoraiion. The influence of mercury on tilt skin is pointed out and illustrated by Ten Coloured engravings, followed by observations on MAR- IUAGE, with directions for the removal of disqualiifcations, BY R. AND L. PERRY AND CO. CONSULTING SURGEONS, Published by the AUTHORS, and may be had at their Resi- dence, 19, Berner's-street, Oxlord-street, London; Sold by STRANGE,21, Paternoster-ltow HAN N A Y & Co 63, Oxford- street; GORDON, 146, Leadenhall-street; POWELL, 10, Westmorland-street, Dublin; LINDSAY, 11, Elm Kow, Edin- burgh; D. CAMPBELL. 136, Argyle-street, Glasgow; INGHAM, Market-street, Manchester; NEWTON. Church Street, Liver- pool; GUEST, Bull-Street, Birmingham, PERKINS, Haver- ford-west; JENKINS, Merthyr and Dowlais; and by all Booksellers in Town and Country. OPINIONS OF THE PRESS. We regard the work before us, The Silent Friend," as a work embracing most clear and practical views of a aeries of complaints hitherto tittle understood, and passed over by the majority of the Medical profession, for what reason we are at a loss to know. We must, however, confess that a perusal of this work has left such a favourable impres- sion on our mind that wenot only recommend, but cordially wish every one who is the victim of past folly, or suffering from indiscretion, to profit by the advice contained in its pages."—Age and Argus. The Authors of rhe Silent Friend" seem to be tho- roughly conversant with the treatment of a class of com- plaints which are we fear, too prevalent in the present day. The perspicuous style in which this book is written, and the valuable hints it conveys to those who are apprehensive of enteriuu the marriage sta!e, caunot fai. to recommend it to a careful perusal.—Era. "This work should be read hy all wh., value health and wish to enjoy life, for the truisms therein contained defy all doubt."—Farmers' Journal. THE CORDIAL BALM OF SYRIACUM, is intended to relieve those persons who, by an immo- derate indulgence of their passions, nave ruined their consti- tutions, or in their way to the consummation of that deplo- rable state, are affected with any of those previous symptoms that betray its approach, as the various affections of the ner- vous system, obstinate fleets, excesses, irregularity, obstruc- tions of certain evacuations, weaknesses, total impotency, barrenness, &c. This medicine is particularly recommended to be taken before persons enter into the matrimonial state, lest in the event of procreation occuriug, the innocent offspring should bear enstainped upon it the physical characters derivable from parental debility. Price lis., or the quantity of 4 at lis. in one Bottle for 33s., by which lis. is sived—the £5 cases may be had as usual, which is a saving of X 1 Us. THE CONCENTRATED DETERSIVE ESSENCE An Anti-Syphilitic Remsdy for searching out & purifying the diseased humours of the blood, and certain cure for Scurvy, Scrofula, and all cutaneous eruptions, conveying its active principles throughout the body, even penetrating the minutest vessels, removing all corruptions, contaminations, and impu- rities from the vital stream,—eradicating the morbid virus; and radically expelling it through the skin.—Price 1 Is. or four Bottles in one for 33s. by which lis. is saved, also in J5 cases, which saves I 12s. PERRY'S PURIFYING SPECIFIC PILLS, Price 2s. 9d., 4s. 6d., and lis. per box, With explicit directions, rendereJ perfectly intelligible to every capacity, are well known throughout Europe to h" the most certain and effectual remedy ever discovered Gonorrhoea, both in its mild and aggravated forms by immej diately allaying inflammation and arresting further progress. Gleets, Strictures, Irritation of the bladder, paius of the loins and kidneys, gravel, and other disorders of the Urinary pas- sages, in either sex, are permanently cured in a short space of time, without confinement or the last exposure. The above medicines are prepared onijr by Messrs. R. and L. PERITY and Co., Surgeons, 19, Berner's Street, Oxford Street, London. Sold by all Druggists, Medicine Vendors and Book- sellers in Town and Country. Messrs. Perry expect when consulted by letter, the usual fee of One Pound, without which, no notice whatever can be taken of the communication. Patients are requested to be as minute as possible in the detail of their cases, as to the duration of the complaint, the symptoms, age, habits of living, and general occupation. Medicines can be forwarded to any part of the world: no difficulty can occur, as they will be securely packed, and care- fully protected from observation. i Messrs. Perry & Co., Surgeons, may be consulted as usual, at 19, Berner's Street, Oxford Street, London, punctually from 11 till 2, and from 5 till &. ? On undays from 10 till 12. Only one personal visit is required from a country patient, to enable Messrf Perry and Co. to give such advice as will be the means of effecting a permanent and effectual cure, after all other means have proved ineffectual. N.B. Country Druggists, Booksellers, Patent Medicine Venders, and every other Shopkeeper can be supplied with any quantity of the Cordial Balm of Syriacum, the Concen- trated Detersive Essence, and Perry's Purifying Specific Pills, with the usual allowance to the Trade, by most of the principal Wholesale Patent Medicine Houses in London. iioufesi. PARB'S LIFE PILLS. The extraordinary success of this medicine is the wonder of the age; it has been tried hy hundreds of thousands as an aperient, and has in every instance done good, it has never in the slightest degree impaired the most delicate constitution, ens oi thousaruls have testified that perseverance in the use of PARR'S LlFL PILLS will completely- cuie any disease, and are living witnesses of the benefit received from this in. valuable medicine.-Tcslimonials are received daily, and it would be impossible in a newspaper to publish one-hall received; ami the rollo.vini aru selected as ueople well kno>vn in their respective neighbourhoods, and whose testimony is «IVVfeSl'0ria':>'0" Furth'-r Sheets of Testimonials and the Life and limes of Old 1'arr'' may be bad, gratis, of all Agents. Testimonials in favour of Parr's Life Pills. owl'I The following important testimony to theefficacy of PAR lt'S LIFE PILLS has just been rec. ived by the J'ropiietors. To Messrs. T. ROBERTS & Co., London. e A thlonp, December 7, 1844, SIRS, Von will please to spnd me 6 doz. more PARR'S LIH. I ILLS, I una just out. They are taking well, and, 1 can assure you, ihey are doing an immensity of good every on»» who has tried them in affections of the .Liver and Sioaiacb derive a great deal 01 benefit. Yours, &r., WILLIAM GILCHRIST, Apothecary and Surgeon. Communicated by.Mr. F. C. LADBURY, Dispensing Chemist, Wednesbory, Staffoidshire. llill Top, Sep. 4. Si RS,—Considering the public would be benefitted by the publication of tbe extraordinary effects produced by taking PARR'S LIFE I beg most respectfully to forward you the particulars of my case, so that the proprietors m.,y be made aware of it. I was first attacked in ld37, with a Ner- vous Affection and Dyspepsia, or lodigestion, which caused, at tillles. very great constipati ui of tbe bowels, aud excruci- ating pain, for which I went under the care of several medical gentlemen, and one physicfantn Birmingham, without deriv- ing any great beuetits; in 18 n-4LI I was very much worse, and the attacks came on more frequently, and continued up to .March, lo43, wheu accidentall^bearing of PAKE s LIFE PtLH.iwas induced to try them, and with very greatsuccess so much so that it has all left me, and I am able to follow my employment as I used to do prior to my attack, & beg further to state that I feel stronger than ever I did in my life before, and my^looks bespeak it. I always keep a box of the pills by me, aou use them when nature requires an aperient medicine. Wishing the proprietors every success with their valuable pre- scription. 1 am, Sir, yours obediently —— J'JHV THOMAS. CURE OF CONSUMPTIVE ASTHMA. f, ALEX INDEII DOUGLVS, do hereby declare the good I have received from taking t'ARR'S LIFE PILLS. In the year 1&10 I was afflicted with a most distressing Asthma, Cough, and shortness of Br. ath, which reduced me 10 death's door; notwithstanding my spending near £ 2U0 in consulting the most eminent medical men in London and Edinburgh, my dis -ase continued, uuabated, and I was, as a last resource advised to try my native air oi Dundee, which I did, and at the same time was recommended by a friend to take PARR'S LIFE I'ILI.S. I commenced with them in the sprint of 1843 experiencing relief, 1 persevered, and am nowiu my°63rd year', perfectly cured, and in better health than I have been for many years. Having just. arrived in Loudon, I hasten to make my wonderful cure knoAU to the Proprietors, and to recom- meud something to the afflicted worthy of a lair trial and no favour. 1 have recommended them to many of my friends and they have all found relief. July 16, ltiU. ALEXANDER DOUGLAS, Farmer, Witness to the above, ALEXANDER CUTHBERT, Stolswell-roid, Dundee. To ]\fr. J. HO!H\¡SON, Patrington, Agent for PARR'S LIFE PILLS. SIR,—1 feel it a duty I owe to you to express my gratitude for the great benefit I have derived by taking PAKK's LIFE PILLS. having suffered many years fro.n an Asthmatic Com- plaint, Jsnortness oi Breath, &c., and having tried various medicines for the complain;, but all to no purpose, I was per- suaded to try PARR'S LIFt: PILLS; the first bOlt I took I tound great benefi:, and by persevering they have perfectly cured ule; 1 only took three I s. lid. Boxes. I remain your obedieut servant, WILLIAM PBARSOS. N.B. Any one doubting the accuracy of the above state- ment, may through the agent, .Ur. douinson, be directed to me who wihauthenttcateits truth. CAUTION TO THE PUBLIC. • Beware of spurious imitations of the above Medicine, none are genuine uuless the words, 1'ARK'S LIFE PILLS" arc in WlilTE LETi'EdS 011 a ItED GliOUND, engraved in the Government Stamp, pasted round each box also the fac-aimilnof the signature of the Proprietors, "T. KOBEitl'S & Co., Crane Court, Fleet Streer, Loudon," 00 the directions. Sold in Boxes at Is. l £ d., 2s. 9d., and family packets Us. each, by all respectable Medicine Venders. TWENTY-FIFTH THOUSAND. In a sealed envelope, price 3s. and sent free, on receiving a post-offi.cn order for 3s. Gd. MANHOOD;" TWENTY-FIFTH EDITION. rnHE CAUSES of its PREMATC RE DECLINE, with X PLAIN, DIRECTIONS for its PERFECT RESTORATION, addressed to those suffering from the destructive Effects of Excessive indulgence, Solitary Habits, or Infection followed by Observations on Marriage, and the Treatment of Syphilis Gonorrhoea, Gleet, &c. Illustrated with Cases, &c., BY J. L. CURTIS & CO., Consulting Surgeons, 7, Frith Street, Soho Square, London. Published by the Authors, and Sold by Strange, Is Pater- noster How Burgess, Medical Bookseller, 23, Coventry- street, Haymarket; Mann, 3), Cornhill, London; Ferris and Score, Chemists to the Queen, Union-street, Bristol Need. ham, Gloucester, Watson, Shrewsbury; Tiunes Office, Hereford and iii Bangor, by Mr. Ktchard Williams, Chemist, Market-place; Guest, Birmingham; Sowler, 4, St. Ann's- square, Manchester; Philip South, Castle-street, Liverpool, Fanning and Co.. Dublin; Robinson, (Messrs.) 11, Green- side-street, Edinburgh and Sold in a sealed envelope by all Booksellers. OPINIONS OF THE PRESS: I his work, a TENTH edition of which is now presented to the public-ten thousand copies have been exhausted since its first appearance, has been very much improved and enlarged by the addition of a more extended and clear detail of general principles as also by the insertion of several new and highly in- teresting cases. The book, as has been already stated, in the result of very ample and daily increasing experience is a class of diseases, which for some unaccountable reason, have been either altogether over )o )ked, or treated almost with in- daference by the ordinary medical practitioner. The numberless instances daily incurring, wherein affections of tile lungs, putting on all the outer appearances of consumption which, however, when traced to their source, are found to result from certain banetul habits, fully proves that the principle of the division of labor is nowhere mor»applicable than in medical practice. We feel no hesitation in saying, that there is no member of society by whom the book will not be found useful, whether such person hold the relation of a Parent, a Preceptor, or a Clergyman."— Sun, Evening paper. The rage for books in all departments of science, literature, and the arts, was, we believe, never so prevalent as at the present time.—The unavoidable consequence of this is, that we meet a very considerable proportion of indifferent, useless, and even bad books.—With the force of this prejudice on our minds we with no little reluctance were induced to peruse Messrs. Curtis's work, entitled MAN HOOD.The scientific views taken by the authors of the source and ongiu of many of the most distressing effects of certain depraved habits, fully estaolish their claim '0 the character of experienced and judicious surgeons. -.tu.) tne result of our careful per isal of the work has been, to impress us with a thorough confidence in the talent and »iill of the author*, and to satisfy us that those entrusted with the care of youth are not a little indebted to tliem for furnishing them with a means of preventing sotfle of the most frightful maladies to which flesh is heir.-OUl England. The multitude of books daily coming from the press, some, nay most of them, of a very questionable tendency, made us extremely reluctant io take up another. The clear exposition of the source of many of those diseases which prove so fatal to youth, and which are set down by the every day observer as the result of common cause*, such as exposure to coid, sudden vicissitudes oi temperature, hereditary taint, &c., is truly convincing an i extremely satisfactory. And we do not think we go too far 1.1 sayiug, that society is deeply indebted to the authors for producing so useful, so much wanted, so valuable, and so truly moral a book. -Conservative Journal. This is a work that we fear there exists too much need of to cause us to hesitate to recommend it for geueral perusal Every branch of those frightful maladies, whether the result of immoral habits or secret vices, is here succinctly treated, and, divested of all medical i -cnnicality, plain and easy directions are given for tbe besi mode to be pursued in all cases, however complicated i-r apparently hopeless. To the married, as well as the uumaitied, this littie work alike affords consolation and cure in peculiar cases, and we are doing I t service to society in recommending it to general uotice. Essex and Herts Mercury. MESSRS. CURTIS AND CO., Are to be consulted daily at their Residence, 7, FRIrH SFREET, SOHO SQUARE, LONDON. COUNTilY PATIEXTS are requested to be as minute u possible in the uetail of their cases tHe communication must be accompanied by the usual consultation fee of £1, and in all cases the most inviolable secrecy may be relied on. The above worn s<dd by Mr. Kichard Williams, Cnemis^ Market Place, Baigor; at thc Office of the We« man, Carmarthen; and -ent post-paid, in a SEALED IIN for 3s.€J., by the following AU UNA'S: Merlin Office Newport. Cossens Times Oflice Hereford. Merlin Office Newport. Cossens Times Oflice Hereford. D. Egville, Chronicle Office orcester Evans Bangor. Journal ••••••■»••••••«••»••»• Carmarthen*
Calendar -11 AND LIST OF FAIRS, NOTICES, ETC., IN TTTrl-\ COUNTIES OF GLAMOKGAX, MOXMOUTII, AND BRECON, FOR THE ENSUING WEEK. SETT. 7. SIXTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY. Morning—-1 lesson, 2 ch. Ezek. 2nd do, 8 ch. Matt. Evening- I lesson, 13 ch. Ezek.; 2d ditto, 8 ch. Romans. St. Eunarchus. Buffon born, 1707. Dr. Johnson born, 1709. The Porteus riots at. Edinburgh, 1736. Battle of Borodino, 1812. —— 8. Nativity B.Y.M. — h 9. Battle of Flodden Field, 1513. Municipal Corporation Act passed, 1835. St. Sebastian stormed, 1813. -10. Mungo Park died, 1771. -11. Thompson born, 1700. Lord Thurlow died, 1806. -12. Siege of Vienna, 1683. 13. C. J. Fox died, 1806. Gen. AVolfe kiliedrWm Sun rises at 5h. 34m.. and sets at Gh. 16m. r71o.. 1/tings to be remembered in September.—1st and otli (two Sundays preceding the 15th), lists of objections to countv electors, and claims and objections for borough lists to be affixed to church doors. 5. Overseers of parishes and boroughs to make out burgess lists under Municipal Reform Act, which must be delivered to town- clerk on this day. 8. Town-clerks in boroughs to cause the burgess lists to be fixed in public places in boroughs, from this day till 15th. 15. Claims of persons omitted in the burgess lists and objections to persons improperly inserted, to be given to the town-clerk in writing, on or before this day; notice of the objection also to be given to the person objected to. 22. Constables, churchwar- dens, surveyors, and rated householders, to meet, and prepare lists for selection, by the justices, of way-wardens or surveyors of highways. 24. Lists of claimants and of persons objected to, to be fixed by town-clerk in some public place of each borough, from this day till October 1. F AI RS. — Glamorganshire Neath, Sept. l'i. Mon- mouthshire: None. Breconshire: Brecknock, Sept. 9.
GLAMORGANSHIRE AND MONMOUTHSHIRE INFIRMARY AND DISPENSARY. Abstract of House Surgeon's Report to the Weekly Board for the Week ending Sept. 2, 1815. u /Hemained by last Report 6 Admitted since 0 | 2 .« < Discharged 0| 23 j Cured and Relieved 1 1 \Died 0} Remaining 5 u /'Remained by last Report 103 ( §| ( Admitted since 10) Q .2 < Discharged 31 a f I Cured and Relieved 11 14 Died 0) Remaining 99 Medical Oilicers for the Week. Physician .Dr. Moore Consulting Surgeon Mr. Reece Surgeon ..Mr. Lewis Visiters Rev. James Evans and Mr. David Evans F. M. RUSSELL, House Surgeon. TAFF YALE RAILWAY. Traffic Account, for the Week ending Aug. 30, 1815. £ s. d. Passengers 199 15 1 General Merchandise 149 3 11 W. Coffin and Co 148 3 5 „ T> IT (Llancaiach Coal 267 15 2 r,r.> C T.Powell.. | Laatwit ditto.. 4 13 2'~ L° DuncanandCo. 83 6 6 Dowlais Co. 312 9 11 John Edmunds (Pontypridd Colliery) 15 15 8 Insole and Son 29 9 7 R. and A. Hill. 0 0 0 Dan-y-Deri Colliery 4 14 4 T. W. Booker and Co 0 0 0 R.Beaumont 0 0 0 Total for the Week C 1218 7 3
PRICES OF SHARES IN CANALS AND RAILWAYS IN THE COUNTIES OF GLAMORGAN, MONMOUTH, AND BRECON. I No. of 0'iiu 1 Present Name. ghareS) Cost. Price. 1- ——————— £ Tr" Glamorganshire Canal j 600 100 210 Aberdare Canal 22t 120 70 Swansea C;inal 533 100 235 NeathCanal. 25to 10:) 340 Duffryn Llynvi Railway. 400 ■ 100 118 Bridgend Railway 300 20 8 Taff Vale Raiway 3030 Jon 141 Ditto Quarter Shares' 25 30 Monmouthshire Canal .j 2409 100 180 Brecon & Abergavenny Canalj 150 80 Brecon and Hay Tram Road 425 |
HIGH WATER AT CARDIFF. SEPT. j Morning, j Evening. Sunday 7.. 9 10 j 9 28 Monday 8.. 1 9 46 10 7 Tuesday 9.. } 10 31 11 2 Wednesday t0. 11 5 > It 41 Thursday 11.. 0 30 j 1 24 Friday, t2.. ¡ 2 9 2 54 Saturday .13..i 3 30 1 4 5
AN ACCOUNT OF COAL AND IRON Brought down the Monmouthshire Canal Co.'s Tram- Roads and Canal for the week ending Aug. 30, 1845. COAL. Tram Road, j Canal. Tons. Cwt. j Tons. Cwt. Thomas Powell 2254 19 j 200 Thomas Prothero 1636 15 j 200 Rosser Thomas and Co 713 1 j Thomas Phillips and Son 326 10 Cargill and Co 39J 5 Joseph Beaumont. 408 14 W. S. Cartwright 1055 10 300 Joseph Latch and Co 812 6 LatchandCope. 344 I j John Russell and Co 2063 19 ( Tredegar Iron and Coal Co.. 1585 12 Rock Coal Co 623 13 Roger Lewis. 135 11 ( Joseph Jones. 188 12 Lewis Thomas and Co 153 18 ) John Jones 274 7 < James Poole, Jun 17 6 j Robert Roe j Richard Morrison < J.F.Hanson 225 R. J. Blewitt i 1225 John Vipond j | 425 British Iron Co j j John Davies j j Gwilim and Webber j IRON. "j Tredegar Iron Company 484 5 Rhymney Iron Co t 745 18 Ebbw Vale Iron Co 439 1 Cwm Celyn& Blaina Iron Co.j 236 0 Coalbrook Vale Iron Co 0 0 From Sundry Works 2207 0
A FEARFUL STORY.—One of the most striking spots on the coast of Clare is the cliffs of Moher, rising dark and frowning nine hundred and thirty feet above the ocean. In these the sea-eagle builds her nest; the cliffs are also frequented by sc. fowl, which are caught by the hardy peasantry in the usual way on bold shores,-the fowlers suspended over the face of the rock and carrying on their vocation in mid-air, when they reach a slender foot-hold in the vicinity of their prey. On these occa sions they are sometimes attacked by the sea-eagles, and run fearful risks; the story of one of which we extract from a new work called—" Scenes on the shores of the Atlantic." It is as follows :—" They [the eagles] are very ferocious and bold, and sometimes make desperate attacks upon the bird-catchers, flying at them as they descend the cliffs, with beak and claws, and directing their fury against the eyes of the intruders. To defend themselves against these formidable enemies, the men carry long knives; and a story is told of a desperate encounter that took place some six or eight years since between a bird-catcher and one of these sea-eagles, which was well nigh terminating fatally to the former. The man had been lowered from the top, and hung suspended from the overhanging precipice, when an eagle darted at him from out of a fissure in the rock, and com- menced a furious attack. The bird-catcher drew his knife and de fended himself; but his feathered assailant eluded for a long time every blow. At length, however, finding himself closely pressed, and maddened by repeated slight stabs of the knife, the enragel bird gathered up his powers for a last desperate dart at the man. The latter saw the impending danger and, blind to everything but the necessity of a vigorous effort to parry the attack, raised his knife, and aimed a furious blow at the eagle. It took effect but too well the stroke that freed the bird-catcher from his fierce antagonist severed at the same moment almost in twain the rope to which he was attached, leaving the unfortunate man suspended but by a single thread or twist of the cable over the yawning abyss. In this dreadful extremity there was nothing left him but to give the signal by which his companions over- head would understand that he wished to be drawn up. Most providentially, they perceived his awful predicament, and slowly and with the greatest caution commenced putting in the rope. It was so slender that there seemed scarcely a possibility that the almost severed thread could last until the wretched man reached the top and with sickening suspense and dread, h' felt the frail link that still bound him to life, and saved h t from the horrible gulf below, stretch and crack beneath h:3 weight. It required, too, the utmost skill and caution on the part of those overhead to keep the fractured portion of the rope from chafing ag-ainst the sharp knife-like edge of the projecting rocks; and between the agony of seeing tbe fragile thread g. dually attenuate and become every moment weaker and weaker from the continued pressure, and the necessity of drawing it very slowly lest some unforeseen shock should cause it to snap suddenly, and hurl the victim into the abyss, the men on the cliff ■were in a state of scarcely less suspense than the object of their anxiety. At length the unfortunate bfcd-catcher neared the brow of the precipice: his companions redoubled their efforts, for the rope was every instant showing increased symptom' Df giving way. It snapped just as he was within an inch of the top but not before one of the men had seized a firm grasp of his clothes, by which he was enabled to drag him triumphantly over the brink. At the sight of their comrade in safety, the men, among whom a breathless silence had hitherto prevailed, raised a loud shout: but he heard it not. The awful situation in which he had been so long suspended was too much fcr Lhe poor bird-catcher: he lay stretched on the grass without se tsc or motion. For a long time, so profound was his insensibility, his companions thought he was dead: but he recovered at length; though he has never, it is said, completely gotten over the effects of that fearful hour."