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THE TOWYN BIGAMY CASE.

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PENRHYNDEUDRAETH.

LAMPETER.

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LAMPETER. COUNTY COURT CASL,At the Neath County Court on Tuesday, April 16, before W. Beresford, Esq., jud^e, and a jury, the Neath and District Tramways Company, Limited, sued Evan Thomas, of Ffimmtganol near this town, for 250 damages sustained by reason of the de- fendant, on the 5th of December last, so negligently and unskilfully driving and managing a horse and cart in a public highway, that the same were forced against a horse of the plaintiffs, whereby the horse was killed. Mr. T. Jones, instructed by Mr. Charles, of Neath, was for plaintiff, and Mr. Abel Thomas, instructed by Messrs. Price and Lloyd, of Lampeter, were for defendant. After a lengthy hearing, the jury came to the conclusion that there was negligence on both sides, and that defendant should pay JE25. His Honour, how- ever, decided that upon the finding of the jury as to the negligence, he must enter the verdict for the defendant, ann he did so accordingly. AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY.—A meeting oi the Society was held at the Royal Oak, on Friday, the 12th April. Mr. W. Jones, Llwynygroes, was in the chair. There was a very large attendance. The president for the ensuing year was appointed. The appointment of the vice-presi- dents was allowed to stand over to the next meeting. The Committee for the last year were all re-elected. The officers were re-appointed as follows :-chairman of the committee, Mr. W. Jones, Llwynygroes; secretaries, Messrs. J. Fowden, Bank Hall, Walter Jenkins, Glany- wern, and Lewis Davies, Gelley. Acting secretary, Mr. T. Lloyd, solicitor. Treasurer, Mr. J. L. Hughes, National Provincial Bank. The treasurer's accounts for the past. year were audited and passed. It was unanimously resolved that class B. should be continued this year. The following gentlemen were appointed to draw up the list of prizes, and revise the rules :—Messrs. D. Lloyd, Dolgwm, W. Jenkins, Glanywern, J. Jenkins. Blaen- plwyf, J. Rees, Dolgwm, and J. Evans, Pontfaen. COUNTY COUST.—The bi-monthly Court was held on Saturday, the 15th April, before W. Beresford, Esq., judge. Hugh Lloyd v. John Lewis.-This was an action which had been referred to arbitration. Mr. T. Lloyd Ed- wardes appeared for the plaintiff, and applied that the award of the arbitrators should be made a rule of Court. His Honour said that it was not necessary that any application should be made to him, and that the award should be delivered to the registrar, who would enter it as the judgment of the Court. Mr. D. Lloyd was for defendant. John Jones v. Morgan Jones.-The plaintiff claimed £27 4s. 9d. for money paid by him for the defendant. Mr. H. Hughes, jun., Aberystwyth, was for plaintiff. and Mr. D. Lloyd for defendant. It appeared that the particulars of plaintiff's claim were defective, and Mr. Hughes applied that it be amended. Mr. Lloyd ob- jected to this, on the ground that he had applied to Mr. Hughes for further particulars, and that the same had been refused. Ultimately, his Honour amended the particulars and adjourned the case to the next Court. Richard Hughes v. Daniel James and Morgan Jones.- This was a claim for £13 14s. for money paid by the plain- tiff as the surety of the defendants.—The plaintiff con- ducted his own case. Mr. Hughes was for defendant James, and Mr. Lloyd for Jones.—After hearing the evidence of each of the parties, his Honour decided that each of the defendants was a principal, and gave judgment for plaintiff for JB13 2s. 6d. John Williams v. Lewis Jones.—This was an applica- tion to commit defendant to prison for non-payment of a judgment obtained against him in December last.—J. Jordan Jones, auctioneer, having given evidence as to defendant's means of payment, his Honour ordered that defendant should be imprisoned for 14 days unless the amount was paid in a week. J. Silvanus Jones v. Mary Williams and Thomas Wil- liams, executors of W. Williams, deceased.Mr. Edwardes was for plaintiff, and stated that at the last court the plaintiff obtained judgment against the defendants quando acciderint. He had applied to the Registrar for a warrant of execution, but it was refused by him.—His Honour said the Registrar was quite right in refusing the warrant.—Mr. Edwardes then applied for an order that execution should issue, but inasmuch as he could not show that assets of the deceased had come to the hands of the defendants since the judgment, his application was refused with costs.—Mr. D. Lloyd was for the defendants. MARKETS COMMITTEE, ApRu, 16.—Present Mr. J. L. Hughes, Portreeve, chairman, Messrs. D. Lloyd, Dolgwm House, J. W. Evans, Medical Hall, T. Lloyd, solicitor, Roderick Evans, Chemist, David James, Whitehall, J. Morgan, excise officer, and D. Jones, Old Bank. Trotting Matcli.It was unanimously agreed that the trotting match to be held 011 the 7th of May next be ad- vertised in the Cambrian News, and that an extra number of posters be ordered. Approaching Marriage.—It was incidentally mentioned that Miss Constance Harford, of Falcondale, and of Blaise Castle, is to be married on the 23rd April, whereupon Mr. Roderick Evans proposed, and Mr. D. Lloyd seconded, and it was unanimously carried, that as a tribute of respect to the honoured family of Falcon- dale, thq townspeople of Lam Deter should celebrate the event by -'Marriage rejoi.-i ilg," and that the Port- reeve be requested to call a pubuj meeting on Wednesday evening to consider the best means of carrying out the undertaking. This brought the meeting to a close.

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