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HAVERFORDWEST RIFLE VOLUNTEERS.
HAVERFORDWEST RIFLE VOLUNTEERS. DRILL INSTRUCTOR—SERGEANT-MAJOR RSID. Drills for the week commencing March 23, 1868. a w* « • >a *»> *3 « -g 1 § I I S I S H !? H fa -« > — P.M. P.M. P.M. P.M. P..M P.M. Squad Drill 8 8 Target Practice. Bayonet Exercise 9 Position Drill 9 Aiming Drill Battalion Drill. General Muster 8 8 ,M Blank Firing Target Practice Band Practice ui g Captain for the week. Captain Csrrow. Orderly Non-com missioned Officers, Sergeants T. L. James and T. James. Officer for duty at Narberth, Lieut. W. Walters Williams. Orderly Non-commissioned officers, Col. Sergt. T. Smyth and Corporal Mends. Drill for the Detachment at 8 p.m. on Thursday, the 26th inst. (Signed) X. PEEL, Lieut-Colonel, Commanding 1st Administrative Battalion, Pembrokeshire Rifle Volunteers.
DUNGLEDDY PETTY SESSIONS.—These sessions were held at Cross Inn, on Friday. The business was very liaht. Lemuel Luke, of New Moat, was charged by Ann Bowen with assaulting her, and with dismissing her from his service without a just cause. The evidence was very conflicting, and, on the suggestion of the Bench, the parties came to an amicable arrangement.—Benjamin Cousins, ofNarberth, was charged by Walter Jones with assaulting him in Maenclochog fair, and was fined 2s 6d costs.— Thomas Klins was charged under 'The Master and Servant Act, 1867,' with deserting the service of Mr Thomas Phillips, of Walton East, and was ordered to pay 163 compensation, and costs. LECTURE ON 'SELF CONQUEST. The Rev Richard Huberts, of London, delivered an excellent lecture on the above-named subject at the Wesleyan Chapel, in this town, on Monday evening week. The Rev James Hartle, the superintendent minister of the circuit, occupied the chair. The lecture was highly popular, abounded with apt illustrations, and occupied in its delivery about two hours; its teaching was souod to the core, and may be summed up in the words of scripture, He that ruleth his own spirit is better than he that taketh a city.' Th lecturer was frequently and warmlyjapplauded as he pro ceeded, and when he sat down the applause was hearty and long continued. HAVERFORDWEST AMATEUR MUSICAL SOCIETY.—This Society, under the direction of Mr W. L. Harding, gave a concert at the Shire Hall on Monday evening. The attendance was very numerous, the Hall being filled in every part. The entertainment consisted of vocal and instrumental music, and was rendered to the entire satis- faction of the audience, who frequently testified their approbation by loud plaudits. The instrumental music was excellent, and was greatly applauded; and the vocal portion of the programme was given with the same gratifying result. The entertainment throughout was a great success, and considering that it was wholly sus- tained by amateurs, the skill displayed by the members of the Musical Society, and those who assisted them, was not only creditable to themselves but also to the town of Haverfordwest. The following is the programme rendered on the occasion PART 1. 1 Overture—'The Bronze Horse,'—Band. 2 Trio-, Come Fairies trip it on the grass,Mrs T. James, Mrs W. M. Phillips, and Mr 'V. Jenkins. 3 Song—' Beautiful Venice,'—Mr D. H. Brown. 4 Duet—' Where the warbling waters flow,'—Miss Jones and Miss Codd. 5 Song-' KatbJeen Mavourneen,Miss Jones. 6 Song—'The Thorn,'—Mr R. H. Harvey. 7 Chorus—' The Market Chorus from Masaniello. PART 2. 1 Selection—'Echoes of the night,' Grand serio comic Fantasia on Popular Melodies,-Band. 2 My Mother bids me bind my hair,'—Miss Codd. S Duet—'The Syren and Friar,'—Mrs T. James and Mr James Thomas. 4 Song-' Il Bacio,'—Mrs James Thomas. 6 Duet-Piano and Cornet—Fantasia,— Miss M. Reynolds and Mr Harding. 6 Song—' The Wood Nymph's Call,'—Miss Reynolds. 7 Cliorus-I The Maypole.' God save the Queen.' A FLAW IN THE SANITARY ACT. Several events have tended of late to direct attention to the inertness of the nuisance authorities in various parts of the country, and no little discussion has taken place in reference to the power conferred on the Home Secretary by Clause 49 of the Sanitary Act to deal with negligent boards. Most persons believe that by the section in question the Home Secretary can compel local authorities to do what is necessary for tne health and comfort of the community, should they decline to take any steps voluntarily. There is some doubt of this. Last summer a memorial was addressed to the Secretary of State for the Home Department by Mr Woody, of Tamworth, requesting that an inquiry might be made into the sanitary condition of that place. Accordingly, on the 1st of August last, an inspection of the borough was made by Mr R. 'Morgan, C.E. This inspector recom- mended that the Town Council 'should take into their most serious consideration the immediate construction of works of sewerage and water supply, to abate the existing nuisances, and thereby lower the excessive rate of mor- tality.' But this body has resolved, in spite of the recommendation of government. that works of sewerage and water supply are not required within the borough. Their determination was made known to the government, with a request that the provisions of the act might be enforced. In the reply from the Local Government Act Office. dated October, 17, 1867, it is stated inter alia, that 'the Home Secretary feels that he has no power to compel local boards, or other governing bodies, to construct, sanitary works, not even upon the powers of the 49th section of the Sanitary Act of last year.' Mr J. B. Hutchinson, in his exposition of the Sanitary Act, which. has just been published, says, that by the 49th section, 'power is given to the Secretary of State on complaint, &c, to take the necessary s'eps for carrying out the provisions of the act, to make inquiry, &c, and it he is satisfied of the laches of the authority complained against, to make an order on such authority to perform its duty, and if such order be not obeyed, to appoint some one else to do the necessary work, and direct the amount of remuneration to be paid by the local authority in default, who, should it be necessary, may be proceeded against ;n the Queen's Bench.' This is the evident ren- dering of the Aft, but it would seem that the Home Secretary thinks otherwise. The point in dispute should be cleared up at once.
;'.HAVERFORDWEST PETTY SESSIONS.
HAVERFORDWEST PETTY SESSIONS. These sessions were held at the Shire Hall on Thursday, before the Mayor, J. W. Phillips, Esq, and James Bowen, Esquire. DRUNKENNESS. Charhtte Dawson was charged with drunkenness in the vicinity of the Shire Hall on Saturday, the 14th inst. The defendant was reported to be in cuslodio kgis, and consequently unable to attend. It was also stated that the detenoant did not object to the magistrates deciding the case during her absence. P.C. Simpson proved the offence, and the defendant Tfas fined os and costs. i the case during her absence. P.C. Simpson proved the offence, and the defendant was fined os and costs. i Francis Evans, Thomas Lewis, and John Thomas were fined 5s and costs for a similar offence. Thomas Simlett was charged with drunkenness and refusing to leave the Black Horse Inn. The defendant admitted the charge, and was fined 5s and costs. WILFUL DAMAGE. William Phillips was charged by George Llewellin, of North Gate, with wilful damage. Neither party appeared, and it was stated the com. plainant and defendant had arranged matters out of Court. The Mayor observed that the case could not be settled without the permission of the Bench. Supt. Cecil said that he had informed the complainant that the case could not be withdrawn without the consent of the Bench, and he had promised to attend. The case was postponed for a short time, and neither party appearing, it was struck out. The Mayor: I wish it to be understood that when parties settle charges out of Court, they must ask for and obtain permission of the Bench for that purpose. The Bench will not sanction the settlement of cases out of Court unless the parties come here to ask for permission to do so. You will be good enough, Mr Cecil, to inform Mr Llewellin of that.
ROOSE FETTY SESSIONS.
ROOSE FETTY SESSIONS. These sessions were held at the Shire. Hall on Saturday, before O. E. Davie?, Esq, A. B. Starbuck, Eôq, S. Har- ford, Esq, and J. P. Jones, Esq. TRESPASS. William Morgan, of Llanstadwell, was charged by William Davies with trespassing on land in his occupa- tion on the 12th of March. The defendant said be was guilty of being on the com- plainant's land. He went to the land to see if there were any furze there which he could purchase of the com- plainant. The complainant deposed that the defendant called at his house and enquired if he had any furze to sell. He told him he had not. The defendant went away, and the complainant, fearing from a previous transaction between defendant and his (complainant's) wife that the defendant would go and cut his furz", went after him, and found him on the land. The defendant displaced some thorns in getting over the hedge, which were replaced by him (complainant.) If he had employed a labourer to repair the damage, hs could not have paid him less than sixpence. He claimed one penny damages. After some conversation between the parties and the Bench, The case was withdrawn on payment of costs by the defendant. APPLICATION FOR LICENCES. Thomas Child, of Hubberstone, applied for a license to keep an ale house in the village of Hubberstone. Mr Starbuck and Mr O. E. Davies were in favour of granting the application. MrJ. P. Jones and Mr Hirford voted for the dismissal of the application. The Bench being equally divided, the licence could not be granted. The applicant was directed to renew his application at another sessions. Mr Green applied for a license for a house at the Bridgend, Hakin. It was stated that there were about 16 licensed houses in that neighbourhood, and the Bench refused the appli- cation.
T E N B Y.
T E N B Y. PEMBROKE AND TENBY RAILWAY.—We are informed that the directors have let the contract to make the short narrow guage line at Carmarthen to Messrs Davies and Roberts, and that now there is no doubt of this railway being in direct communication with the other narrow guage systems of the kingdom by June next. WORKING MEN'S CLUB.—An entertainment was given at these rooms on Thursday evening, the 12th inst, under the presidency of Charles Allen, Esq. There was a good attendance, and everything passed off in a very satisfac- tory manner. The singers were—Miss Rogers, Messrs Tasker, Mathias, and W. Gibbs; the readers-Mrs Gwynne, Sergeant Hewson, and Mr J. Thomas.
PEMBROKE. PEMBROKE PETTY SESSIONS. BOROUGH PEITY SESSIONS. These sessions were held at the Town Hall, at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 14tb, before H. P. Jones, (mayor), W. Hulm, J. R. Bryant, D. A Reid, and W. Trewent, Esquires. Thomas Noot, of Mutton Hill, in the parish of Cosheston, was charged by Archibald McDonald, Super- intendent of the Metropolitan police doing duty at H.M. Dockyard, Pembroke, for that he the said Thomas Noot on the 13th day of December last, at Pembroke Dock, in the borough aforesaid, did then and there feloniously, knowingly and unlawfully utter, dispose of and put off a certain false and forged writing, as, and for a copy of an entry in the Register of Baptism kept in the parish church of Slebech, in the county of Pembroke, in the year 1832, to wit the Baptism of Thomas, son of John and Martha Noot, he the said Thomas Noot then and there knowing such entry to be false contrary to the form of the statute, in such case made and provided against the peace of our said Lady the Queen her Crown and dignity. William Newby deposed I am a clerk in Her Majesty's Dockyard at Pembroke, and in the cashier's department. I have been there about fourteen years. I know the prisoner. He was employed in the Dockyard as a hired shipwright for a few months prior to December last. I distinguish a hired shipwright from an established one. In the month of December last he had the offer of being established. Such persons must not be over 35 years. The document produced marked C was handed to the prisoner to fill up. He returned it to me as it is, with the exception of the date 31st December, 1867. The order for his establishment is dated 6th December, 1867, and then he was furnished with the p^iper marked C, and was told to bring a certificate of his birth. He brought the paper C and also this paper purporting to be a cer- tificate of his baptism. On the 13th December, 1867, prisoner left the alleged copy certificate and the paper C with me, and I acted upon it in my capacity as clerk; at that time he was employed in the yard as a shipwright and continued in it until February last, when he was discharged upon his own application. Archibald McDonald deposed I am superintendent of the Metropolitan police, and doing duty at Her Majesty's Dockyard at Pembroke. I am the complainant in this case. I believe that I shall be able to produce evidence to show the document produced is false, and apply for a remand. Prisoner was remanded until Saturday the 21st March inst., at 11 o'clock in the forenoon. Prisoner admitted to bail, himself in £100, and two sureties in zC50 each. [Same day before H. P. Jones, mayor, W. Hulm, J. B. Bryant, S. W. Hustler, and J. Dawkins, Esqrs.] Benjamin Gwytlier, of Monkton, butcher, was charged by Alfred Dix, agent for the Orielton Estate, with hav- ing stolen three pieces of wood and posts used as a fence, to the value of 2d., the property of Mark Anthony Saurin, Eõq., on the 26th February. Alfred Dix said: I am agent to Mr Saurin, of Orielton. On Wednesday, 26th February last, I saw defendant take a stake out of a bank at Mill Bank and put it into a cart. I was in the wood and ran down, and when I overtook him I found in his possession three pieues. I asked him where he got them, and he said he picked them up in the nad. He took one piece off the cart and threw it away the pieces he took were parts of a post and rail fence. I have the piece I saw him take: this is the one. The value is 2d. Fined 5s. and 2d. value of rail, and 7s. costs or seven days' hard labour. Paid. Thomas Upton, of Pembroke Dock, shoemaker, was charged by Charles Winter, colour-sergt. 9th Regiment, with being in possession of five boots regimental necessaries, value 12s., on the 6th inst. William Thomas, acting P.S. 31, deposed Last night week, 6th inst., I searched the house of Thomas Upton, by his permission, for stolen property, ac- companied by P.C. Davies. Whilst searching in the back premises in an old oven, I found the five boots pro- duced, and I asked him how he became possessed of them. He said first that his boy got them, then that a soldier brought them there, and he did not know who he was. I took possession of the boots. There was no more than two or three minutes between each answer, and I re- J ported the same to the military authorities. Wm. Galloway deposed I am Corporal in the 36th Regt. I was present on the 20th Nov. 1867, when the boots produced were issued to soldiers, one pair to Edmondson, one pair to Pitmens, and another pair to J ames Jones, private soldiers belonging to the 36th Regt.: they were part of their necessaries not out of date, and should be in their possession and not in Upton's. If for repairs he would have no right to their possession a person named McBean is employed purposely for repairs when not done in Barracks. Charles Winter deposed I am colour-sergt. of the 9th Regt. I have seen the boots produced, they are Military boots; the soldiers to whom they belong went out with the draft on or about the 5th inst.; the value of them now is 12s.; it is generally known when men are drafted a week or so before. Fined ;Cl, freble value of boots, 36a., and 9s. costs, in default of distress six weeks' in the house of correction. Committed. Edward Wogan, George Scone, and Henry HitcMngs, all of the East End, Pembroke, charged by John Prichard, of West Gate, Pembroke, with wilful damage to a roof of a cottage, property of complainant, on the night of the 7th inst. Cases dismissed for want of evidence. George Morgans, of New Inn beer house, Monktoni was charged by Superintendent Evans, with keeping his beer-house open for the sale of beer at prohibited hours on Sunday, the 23rd ult, to wit, at 15 minutes past four o'clock in the afternoon. P.C. James Herbert deposed: On Sunday, 23rd of February last, at quarter past four in the afternoon, I visited the New Inn beer house, in Monkton, kept by George Morgans. I knocked at the door, and the son came and looked through a hole in the door, which was fastened after three or four minutes it was opened by defendant's wife, whilst I was at the door: through the the same bole I saw the son take the quart measure from a room and take it to the back premises. I saw him all the while. I asked Mrs Morgans bow she allowed drinking at that time of the day: she said nothing. I showed her where the quart was put by the son: there was a pint in it. There were two young men, Baker and another sailor in the room where the son took the quart from.. I asked her what made her son carry the quart out, and she said she did not order him; it was his foolishness. She asked me not to report her this time. The defendant was fined Xi, and 6s costs; in default of distress 14 days' hard labour. James Roberts, of the Mains, Monkton, was charged by the same, with being drunk and riotous in a certain highway, called Main-street, on the 3rd inst. P.C.George Evans deposed: About nine o'clock on the 3rd inst, I saw defendant in front of the Lion Hotel: he was drunk: a crowd of about 30 people about him: he was running after boys swearing, and struck some of them they ran down Westgate-bill, and he after them. I saw him about quarter past nine the same evening in Bridgend Terrace, and about 20 people about him. Fined 5s, and 6s costs; committed in default for seven days. William Castle v. George Davies, of Pembroke Dock' charged by same, with obstructing a footway in Dimond-street, on the 24th ult. Dismissed with a caution. William Henry Warlow, ironmonger, Pembroke, was charged by same with allowing a plough to remain on the street, causing an obstruction, on the 2nd inst. Mr Warlow admitted :the offence. Fined 2s 6d, and 6s costs. Thomas Phillips, of the Grapes, Monkton, was charged by the same with keeping his house open for the sale of beer, at prohibited hours on Sunday, the 1st instant, to wit, at a qnarter to 12 at noon. The defendant did not appear. A. Herbert proved service'of summons on the 10th of March, personally. Thomas Phillips, acting-sergeant, deposed: On Sun- day morning, the 1st inst., at a quarter to twelve, I visited the Grapes public bouse, in Monkton, kept by defendant, and saw in the front room two men belonging to the Revenge, one marine, and two other men, one of whom lives in the same row as the Grapes. The table was fresh marked with jugs. I went into a back room used as a cellar, and there I saw one quart nearly full of beer, and an empty glass. I endeavoured to open the door to see if the beer was fresh, but failed, as a young man concealed himself behind the door. I showed the beer to the daughter. The landlord was in the kitchen- the same room as the men were. The daughter said in defendant's presence that she did draw that one quart of beer for the men, and that his brother was one who lives at the Black Horse, in the East End. Defendant and his daughter begged to be forgiven, and not reported. The sailors and marine lodged at the Black Horse in the East End the night before. There has been no coin- plaint against this house for the last five years. The landlord was then unwell. Fined 2s 6d and 6s costs. Levi Yerward, of Pembroke-dock, charged by the same, with allowing his cart to be used without his name painted thereon, on the 10th inst. Defendant admitted the offence. Fined 6d and 5s costs. Paid. John Mathias, of Kingston, charged by the same with a similar offence, which was admitted. Fined Is and 5s and costs. Paid. [Same day at 5 p.m. Before H. P. Jones, (mayor,) W. Hulm, S. W. Hustler, T. Mansel, and W. Trewent, Esqrs.] George Way, of Pembroke-dock, butcher, was charged by Robert Irving, police-sergeant, and Inspector of Nuisances, with keeping and slaughtering pigs and sheep on this premises' which became a nuisance, on 6th February last; this case bad been adjourned twice before. Mr W. O. Hulm appeared for complainant, and Mr W. John for defence. The evidence on both sides was very lengthy, and lasted about three hours. Case dismissed. [Same evening, at 8 p.m. Before D. A. Reid, Esq.] William Roscarla, a butcher, of the East End, Pem- broke, an old offender,' was brought up in custody by acting P.S. Thomas Phillips, No 41, and charged by William John Green, a travelling glassblower, with an assault and wilful damage to his goods, to the value of d61 10s. Allowed by his Worship to settle the matter, and defendant was discharged from custody. COUNTY SPECIAL SESSIONS. [Town Hall, Pembroke, Tuesday, March 17th, 1868, before W. Hulm and J. Adams, Esqrs.] Peter Campbell, gunner in 7tb Royal Artillery, stationed at Popton Battery, was charged by Superin- tendent Evans with that on Sunday last, 15th inst, at the parish of Pwllcrochan, he did unlawfully and in- decently assault a certain male child, to wit one William Griffiths of the age of 12 years. Mr W. O. Hulm conducted the prosecution. The defendant was committed for trial to the next Quarter Sessions. BOROUGH SESSIONS. [Town Hall Saturday, March 21st, before H. P. Jones, Esq, Mayor, W. Hulm, Esq, J. R. Bryant, Esq, and 1). A. Reid. E-q.] Thomas Noot, of Mutton Hill, charged by Supt, Archibald M'Donald, with uttering a forged certificate of baptism at H.M. Dockyard, Pembroke Dock, sur- rendered to his bail. Mr G. Parry appeared for the prosecution; and Mr W. 0. Hulm appeared for the prisoner. William Newby deposed: I have heard my evidence given before the Justices on the 14th instant now read, and it is correct, but I wis to expiain the transaction more in order: After the order for his establishment on the Gth of December, 1867, he was informed of it, and fur- nished with a paper marked 'C,' and told by me to fill it np, and at the same time to get a certificate of his birth. He said be could not get one of his birth, but told me he had a certificate of his baptism. He left me then, and on the 13th of December he produced the paper 'C.' and the paper marked B' in red ink, as the certificate of his baptism, t then furnished him with the form marked 'D.' He told me he was born at Rhos, in the parish of Slebech, on the 12th of August, 1832. I filled those particulars in the declaration 'D,' for him. I then directed him to go the Superintendent's Office, and gave him the papers marked 'C.D.' and 'B.' in red ink. I know nothing further. On the 31st December last, the papers were sent to the Superintendent's Office. Cross-examined by Mr Hulm When he gave me the paper marked B' in red ink, be said he got it from the clergyman fit Slebech. He said this was the one be received from the clergyman at Slebech This certificate has been Out of my hands since the 31st of December last, and I have not seen it until last week. I will not swear that this is the identical paper that he gave me, but to the best of my belief it is. Rev Benjamin Thomas deposed: I am Curate of Slebech in thiscoutny. The paper produced marked Bin red ink is signed with my name, but it is not my hand- writing, The name was not signed by any body by my --A direction. I have the custody of the Register of Baptism* for the parish of Slebech. I havetbe. Register of Baptism* for the year 1832 with me. This is the Register. There is not an entry in the year 1832, of which the paper B purports to be a copy. I never saw t&& prisoner before to my knowledge. I gave a certificate of his baptism to a person whom I believe to be a cousin, I believe in November last. It was a copy of an entry o>n 31st August# 1828. The body of the certificate produced is in my wIfe S handwriting marked H, and is signed by me with my left hand, but is not the certificate which f gave to the prisoner's relation in November. It is like it in every respect. The name in the Register is spelt I Nute., The paper B in red ink I have seen before: it was sent down to me by the Civil Service Commissioners. I returned it to them by post. Cross-examined by Mr Hulm: I gave. two certificates —the first, written by myself, to a Mr Noot, a relative of the prisoner, in November. This paper.marked B in red ink, is not the one that I gave him. The second certifi- cate I sent by post to the Civil Service Commissioners. They applied to me for it. No one gives certificates but myself. Not since I have been curate of the parish. No one has access to the book except in my presence. I don t know the prisoner. I keep the book upstairs in my bed room, under lock and key. Mr George Parry deposed I did not receive the certificate marked B in red ink from the Civil Service Commissioners, but I had it from the Solicitor to the Admiralty. Committed to take bis trial at the next Assizes. Ad- mitted to bail, himself in £ 100 and two sureties in £ 5° each. COUNTY SESSION'S. [Same day, before J. Adams. N. A. Roch, W. ItulDl, L. Mathias, H. Leach, Esqrs, and Rev R. J- Thomas.] Mr Thomas Morgans, of Lamphey, was charged bY Supt Evans with allowing five pigs to stray on the bi?&* way in the village of Lamphey on Sunday, the instaat. Mr Morgan admitted the offence, and was fined 6d each ^^ai^5sJld^ost9, in all 3s 5d. Paid.
PEMBROKE-DOCK. THE GARRISON.—On Friday evening last, two officer two sergeants, and 151 soliers of 47th Regiment left ber« by special train for Port-mouth, where they will embars in the troopship Himalaya for Nova Scotia, to join the headquarters of the regiment,
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N ARB E R T H. RIFLE CONTEST.—On Monday, the 16th inst., & members of the Castlemartin Yeomanry Cavalry, Narberth District, under Sergeant-M»jor Maslin, ten of the Tenby Artillery Volunteers, under Drill In- structor Chamberlain, at the range of the latter, friendly shooting match. The distances were 200 300 yards, five shots at each range. The Yeomanry t»8^ 118 points at the 200 yards range, and 43 points at 30" yards range. The Volunteers made 93 at the forcae* and 29 at the latter. The Yeomanry therefore won W 48 points. The weather was anything but favourable, the rain descending in torrents, and a strong wind bio*" ing right across the range. The volunteers challenge4 the Yeomanry to another match, which was accepted' The match is to come off on Easter Monday at 2 p.m. LECTURE.—On Friday night the Rev J. Bailey, of car; diff, visited this town, and delivered a lecture in British Schoolroom to a crowded audience. Jenner presided, and was supported by a number clergymen, ministers, and gentlemen of the town district. Mr Bailey chose for his subject The Law 0 Labour, illustrated with instances of success in life.' was a deeply interesting subject, and was handled by lecturer in his own peculiar style. His power of descrip' tion, hutnour, and sarcasm, combined with bis 8eD,ah spirit and love of mankind, rendered his lessons b°"~ welcome and telling. Mr Bailey ia a stranger here, but one visit, has sufficed to secure him many friends, and n will not fail to be received, on all future occasions, by crawded and expectant audience. The usual vote o thanks was passed, and the meeting was closed by Blfle ing the National Anthem. NARBERTH COUNTY COURT.—The usual tnotitbif sitting ot the County Court was held here on Wednesdlfl before H. R. Bagshawe, Esq, Q.C. Only four cases "er0 heard. Mr A. Lascelles, of Narberth, appeared for 'f^"1 Phillips, a bankrupt, and applied for a final disehIrgOt which was granted after a lengthened cross-examination of the bankrupt, his Honour "expressing in strong terms his disapproval of the existing state of the laws of ruptcy, which he hoped would be soon done away witn# Evans v. John.—The plaintiff sued for balance of waf68* Mr A. Lascelles appeared for the defenoe. The points »» issue were the amount of wages for which the pla'B'ljJ had engaged to become the plaintiff's servant, whether or notshe had forfeited any part of the sattI0J;^ absenting herself from her master's employ without Di consent. The case occupied a considerable time, LOUCU contrndictory evidence being given. Judgment the defendant. Willhms v. Lewis.—The plaintiff for the value of some timber sold to the defendant 1 May last, at Parcglass, near Narberth. Mr A. Lascelles appeared for the defendant, who alleged that 1)0 made a proposal to buy the timber, which had not bee accepted by the plaintiff, and consequently he had ne*e possessed himself of it. The plaintiff's agent having "J some degree admitted that this was the case, was given for the defendant. Davies v. Badman —TJ?' was a judgment summons. Mr A. Lascelles appeared «0 the plaintiff. An order was made in May last i the defendant by the court, which he had not to. Evidence having been given that he was a s^°ft0 man and in receipt of good wages, he was committed' prison for twenty-one dayq.
CARMARTHEN. PROPOSED CHAMBER OF AGRICULTURE.—A meeti"^ farmers and otheis was held at the Boar's head, Carf^. g then, on Saturday week, for the purpose of considering*, propriety of establishing a Chamber of Agriculture 1 this county. The following were amongst those who present: Mr J. Lewis Philipps, Bolahaul, in the cb^' Mr W. E. B. Gwyn, Pla9 Cwrt Hir; Mr T. T. MoU8^! Bank House; Mr Davies, Ystrad Walter, Llan dovery; Mr W. Butland, Glynmawr; Mr J. Howell Tbot»80; Sterling Park Mr Howell Davies, editor of the man; Mr J. H. Barker, solicitor; Mr T. Harries, kUL. dilo-Abercowin Mr D. Prosser, White House rt<ua Prosser, Alltyferin and Mr S. Bevan, Llanelly- chairman stated that they had met to consider the Pr priety of forming a Chamber of Agriculture, in con°ije<I tion with the Centrr.l Chamber of Agriculture, and 08 upon Mr Howell Davies, who explained that thsproP°j, association would be supported by farmers a- d owners, who could, from time to time, discuss thc pob The and other subjects prohibited in a Farmers' Club. Chamber would receive from the Central Chamber London, and freely discuss, petitions in favour opposition to any bill, and would bring influence to thereon by means of the County and Borough Rleffl This concentrated action throughout the country » erally had done an incalculable amount of g°° gay agriculture. The subscription would be very sma' about 5s a year. Mr Gwyn, Mr Davies, Ystrad^ Mr Mousley, and Mr Barker spoke in favour of f°r the association, and it was ultimately resolved tha Committee of the Carmarthenshire Agricultural. eet request Mr Prosser, the secretary, to call a public ing at the Boar's Head Hotel, on Saturday, the 2-8t at two o'clock for the purpose of forming a Chain Agriculture for the county of Carmarthen it M -rabl0 unanimous opinion of thjs meeting that it was oes to form such an association. It was also resolve ,y\ the Earl of Cawdor (the Lord-Lieutenant of the oo Mr Jones, M.P., Mr Pugh, M.P., and Mr Morris, be specially invited to attend the public meeting-
HUNTING APPOINTMENTS. THE PEMBROKESHIRE HUNT CLUB FOX G.GO Thursday, March 26 -Cottesmore Lodge 10 THE SOUTH PEMBROKESHTRE HOUNDS- IQ-30 Friday, March 27—Longdon Bridge MR. POWELL'S HOUNDS. 10 3" Friday, March 27—The Fox Inn, near St Ciea THK TIVYSIDE HOUNDS. 10-30 Thursday, March — _— '— D tr E T* — D tr E T*
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• HAVERFORDWEST M A » Saturday, March 21, 1867. Ve» Mecf, 6a to 8d Mutton, Vdto 8(1; Lamb, 12a. f°J.tt0; to 7d, Pork 6d to 7d; Butter, Is Id to I s bd Jg od «,} Fowls, 3s Od to 4s Od per couple; Ducks, Os U chce! \nei Geese, 0s Od to 0s Od, Turkeys, 0s :d to 0s Od each, I>0taW to 5d per lb; Bacon Pigs, 8s Od to Os d per 16 lbs for Is.