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ABERDARE MINERS.

THE ABERDARE RACING DISPUTE.

ITHE TRUANT SCHOOL.

EISTEDDFOD AT ABERDARE.

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EISTEDDFOD AT ABERDARE. On Monday an eisteddfod, arranged by a number of the members of the Aberaman Harmonic Society, for the purpose of erecting a memorial to their late conductor, Mr. Christopher Morris, was held at the Temperance Hall, Aberdare. There was a fair attend- ance during the afternoon. The president of the day was Dr. H. W. Lewis, M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P. The adjudicators were :Music, Mr. W. Thomas, Tre- orky poetry, recitations, kc., Mr. Jicob Treharne, Tiberog; accompanists, Miss M. E. George, Cardift- road, and Mr. S. Sage. Aberaman. The committee had done their part well, the chairman being Mr. J. Watkin vice-chairman, Mr. H. Haken treasurer, Mr. W. J. Bailey; secretary, Mr. W. Jonea. We append the prize listContralto solo, "0 rest in the Lord," Miss Dinah James, Aberaman; recitation, "The ship on fire," Master Meredyth, Aberaman; soprano solo, Y Gardotes Each," Miss Maria Llywelyn, Aberaman adjudication of the compli- mentary verses to Dr. H. W. Lewis, Aberaman— best, Glan-y-ddowrog" (W. Thomas); tenor solo, 0, na byddai 'n haf o hyd," Mr. A. Cruger Evans, At)erdare. An eisteddfod song was given by Annie Mary Thomas, Cemetery-road, Aberdore. For the best memorial lines on the late Christopher Morris, conductor, Aberaman—best, one under the nom-de- plume of His friend pianoforte solo, Miss George, Aberaman; for the best epitaph in memory of the late Christopher Morris (English)—best, Dr. H. W. Lewis, Abersman bass solo, Y bachgen dewr," David Lewis, Porth male voice party, Awn i ben yr Wyddfa fawr "—best, Aberaman Minstrels, under the leadership of Mr. William Jones ;duet, Albion, on thy fertile plains," Mr. John Devonald and Mr. Alfred Evans, Aljcrnant. The chief choral competi- tion, Dyddiau dyn sydd fel glaswelltyn," was won by Cwmdare Choir (leader, Mr. W. Williams).

YAYNOR AND PENDERYN DISTRICT…

GELLIGAER DISTRICT COUNCIL.

FINED FOR BEING DRUNK IN 1891.

NEGLECTED ABERAMAN.

EXTRAORDINARY SUCCESS IX THE…

THE MERTHYR BURIAL BOARD.