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PREPAID ADVERTISEMENTS. The Charges for the insertion of PREPAID ADVERTISE- MENTS referring to HOUSES TO BE LKT, APARTMENTS WANTED. HOUSES WANTED, APARTNENTOTO M LET, •SITUATIONS WANTED, MISCELLANEOUS WANT SITUATIONS VACANT, ARTICLES LO»T AND F I Are as follows S Lines (seven words to a line) Ditto, Three insertions 0 4 and 5 Lines (seven words to a line).. 1 6 Ditto, Three insertions jj Ditto, Six insertions — • „ For each additional line over five lines, when tl ^rf1f er tion, 4d.; when there are three insertion. or more, 3(1. Remittances may be made in Postage Stamps, Halfpenny Stamps preierred. Nil Credit Advertisement is charged not less than Is >d. WANTED. "v-rv-r.V'v"rv""w-r. WANTED, an HOTEL in North Wales.—Send particulars to (A.B.C.) Mr. Cotton, Barmouth. JH DAVIES Pharmaceutical Chemist, Apothe- caries' Hall,' Terrace-road AWstw^h h^ a ▼Acancy for a well educated youth as APPREN1IO FOR SALE. BRIDGE-STREET, ABERYSTWYTH. TO BE SOLD BY PRIVATE TREATY. I ALL those 3 desirable Leasehold DWELLING- A HOUSES, now in the occupation of Mr. T. Griffith, Mr. Kirkpatrick, and Mr. Robert Humphrey.. The greatest portion of the purchase money may remain •n mortgage. Also, For Sale, a FREEHOLD HOUSE and large Garden in Bridge-street. „ T.. FREEHOLD HOUSE in North Iarade. 2 HOUSES in North-road. TO BE LET. A HOUSE in Corporation-street. A HOUSE in Llanbadarn-road. A Full Licensed INN, with Stabling. Also, for sale, a snug little Grocery and Provision SHOP. For further particulars, apply to EDW. ELLIS, at the Aberystwyth Auction Mart and Sale Rooms, 5, Little Darkgate-street, Aberystwyth. SPRING WHEAT. MR J G GREEN, Penybont, Aberystwyth, has for sale a few quarter/of VICTORIA WHITE own from Major Hallett's Pedigree seed, obtained direct last season. Obtained first prize at North Cardi- ganshire Agricultural Show. Price, £ 3 per quarter, de- livered at Aberystwyth Railway Station. Sacks, 2s. 6d. extra. OR SALE, several new SPRING MATTRESSES, different sizes, of the best description. Ne reason- able offer refused.—Apply to A. CANTLE, Upholsterer, See., Towyn, Merioneth. -J TO BE LET. .r-1' TO LET, a Compact, Well-Furnished HOUSE, containing sitting-room, two bedrooms, dressing- room, two kitchens, attic, &c., very complete, within two minutes' walk of the station, and five of the sea. lerms, three guineas per week.—For further particulars apply to T. and W, BUBB, Terrace-road, Aberystwyth. ABERYSTWYTH. FIRST-CLASS FAfIL Y AND COMMERCIAL INN. THE CRYSTAL PALACE HOTEL, situate in Queen's-road, Aberystwyth, TO BE LET and entered upon immediately. The House is in excellent re- pair, and tha business portion handsomely fitted up, Fixtures at a valuation. Apply to Mr. G. T. SMITH, Auctioneer and Valtier, Aberystwyth. TO BE LET, and entered upon the 12th day of February next, the full licensed INN, called The Three Tuns," Trefechan, Aberystwyth. The above premises are well adapted for any kind of business, having in the rear two large storehouses.—For further particu- lars, and to view the same, apply to Mr. JOHN RICHARDS, 30, Shipbuilders'-row, Aberystwyth. 0 LET OR SOLD, the GLANDARE WOOLLEN FACTORY, Aberdare. This first- elass Mill is fitted with a twenty-horse power Engine, and »U the requisite Machinery for carrying on a large Woollen trade. It is situate in the centre of a dense Population, and the goods manufactured would find a *eady local sale. This is a most favourable opportunity for any one possessed of capital, and a" knowledge of the trade. The Mill is fitted complete, and has just been put In thorough repair. If sold, a portion of the purchase Taoney could remain on mortgage at reasonable interest. ■-For full particulars apnly to Mr. WM. WILLIAMS, Land Agent, Oswestry. <1II MltlllllflngwrwwJ—K TO FARMERS AND GRAZIERS.—A RARE OPPORTUNITY. TO BE LET, one of the most desirable GRAZING .rf- FARMS in North Wales. About 500 Acres Rich deeding Permanent Pasture and Meadow Land% There *re three distinct Homesteads, situate at convenient dis- tances on the lands, viz., ESCOAN HALL (furnished or *afurnished), with walled Garden, Stables, Coach-house, *od large Farm Steading, nearly new, commanding full of the farm and extensive sea and land scenery. JSSCUAN OLD FARM HOUSE and Steading, and FUON- HABLOG FARM HOUSE and Steading. All the lands lie together within a ring fence, and convenient ior letting as holding or otherwise. „ ( T N.B.—Will be let subject to "Tenant Rights for Riming, Manuring, &/• under "The Agricultural foldings Act of 1875," if desirable. Apply to EVAN NEWELL, Towyn, NorthWales. -jI v- TO PLANTERS AND OTHERS. T) GOLD, ABERAYRON, has a fine Stock of FOREST AND OTHER TREBS, Well Rooted, consisting of 100,000 PRIME LARCH, from 18 incites to 4 feet. *TT N PINE, SCOTCH SPRUCE, wm ?' ALDERS, SYCAMORES. and RWH A T 3 to 12 feet; useful THORNS and ■K&hC-tL. -A- good stock Of FRUIT TREES; a good «WPTTTWEyERGR??NS and FLOWERING SHRUBS, growT» within 800 yards of the sea. An INSPECTION SOLICITED. WILLIAM THOMAS, ARCHITECT, MEDICAL [HALL, CRICCIETH. AND 11, THOMAS BUILDINGS, BANGOR) NOVELTIES FOR CHRISTMAS S. N. COOKE IS now showing a large variety of FANCY ARTICLES, suitable for CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S GIFTS. Also New Designs in Fancy Needlework. BASKETS, WORK-CASES, ALBUMS, &C., &C. An allowance of 7\ per cent, will be made on all Ready aoney Purchases for Bazaars or Fancy Sales. 35, Pier-street, ABERYSTWYTH. EVANS'S VIRION HOUSE TEMPERANCE HOTEL, FINSBURY SQUARE, Near the Market Hall, Dolgelley. TKA. COFFEE, AND CHOPS AT ANY HOUR T. & W. BUBB, AINTERS, PLUMBERS, GLAZIERS, GAS- FlTTERS, HOUSE DECORATORS, PAPER NGEKS, & GENERAL HOUSE FURNISHERS, Terrace-Road, Aberystwyth, and Newtown. for Broner's BURNERS, and Wright's GAS STOVES. ESTIMATES FOR WORK ON APPLICATIONS ^-Se&ta for Atkins & Co.'s Patent CHARCOAL BLOCK WATER FILTERS. GAÐD'S PATENT\REVERSIBLE HANDLE PERAMBULATORS. .t\TII AND PERAMBULATORS ON HIR K. SALES BY AUCTION. SMITHFIELD. ABERYSTWYTH. MONTHLY SALES OF LIVE STOCK, UfPLE. MENTS, &c. MR. G. T. SMITH begs respectfully to announce that he will hold Monthly Sales of Cattle, Horses, Sheep, Pigs, Agricultural Implements, Carriages, &c., in the Smithfield, Aberystwyth, on the FIRST MONDAY IN EVERY MONTR, At Twelve o'clock. ENTRIES FOR THP, SALE ON MONDAY, FEB. 3, r Respectfully solicited, To be sent in at least a week previous to sale, to be in- cluded in catalogues and advertisements. TERMS :-2 per cent. on amount sold; and a small fixed Entry Fee for unsold lots, to meet expenses. Kif" SETTLEMENT ON THURSDAY AFTER SALE. WAUNFAWR, NEAR ABERYSTWYTH. IMPORTANT FREEHOLD PROPERTY adjoining the high road at Waunfawr, and the entrance to Cwm- padarn Dingle, within a mile and a half of Aberystwyth, consisting of substantial new Dwelling-house with Garden, and Two Fields, in all about two acres, well suited as a building site, and securing to a purchaser a county vote, to be Sold by Auction, in one or more lots, by m R. G. T. SMITH, On TUESDAY the 18th day of FEBRUARY, 1879, At the Talbot Hotel, Aberystwyth, at 3 o'clock in the Afternoon. Further particulars of Messrs. HUGH HUGHES & SONS, Solicitors, or the AUCTIONEER, Aberystwyth. DERY ORMOND PARK, NEAR LAMPETER. MR. STEPHEN EVANS has been favoured with instructions from D. P. Seller, Esq., who is leaving the neighbourhood, to Sell by Auction, at the above place, On WEDNESDAY, the 29 ih day of JANUARY, 1879, The followingvaluable Milch Cow3 (to calve early), Heifers, very hands ome Bay Carriage Mare, Hay, several cwt. rl of Early and other Potatoes, Carriages and Harness, Farming Implements, Garden Tools, Dairy Utensils, Household Furniture 100 Pheasants' Coops, 12 Pheasants' Sitting Boxes, Chopping Machine for Pheasants, 1,000 Rabbit Fence, one gross of Traps, 4 Wire Rat Traps, 5 Ferrets, Boxes and Nuts, 1 fine Watch Mastiff Dog, Dog Kennels. Sale to Commence at Twelve o'clock sharp. For further -particulars apply to the AUCTIONEER, at Maespwll, Lampeter. MEETINGS. r" THE FOURTH OF A SERIES OF POPULAR EIVE NING ENTERTAINMENTS WILL BE GIVEN AT THE QUEEN'S HOTEL ASSEMBLY ROOM, ABERYSTWYTH (Kindly lent by Mr. Palmer,) ON TUESDAY, JANUARY 28TH, 1879. CHAIRHAN-MAJOR BASSETT LEWIS.) Accompanist-Mr. A. Evans. Admission—Reserved Seats, Is; Front ditto, 6d.; Back ditto, 3d. Doors open at 7 30, to commence at 8 o'clock. Proceeds for the Benefit of the National School. PUBLIC NOTICES. ""V"'V'J" TO ROAD MAKERS AND CONTRACTORS. BARMOUTH NEW PROMENADE. PARTIES willing to contract for the extension of the sea wall, and making ftheJJRoad in continuation of the present Promenade, may inspect plan and specifi- cation, and obtain all particulars up n application to Mr. OWEN OWENS, Barmouth, or to Mr. ELLIOT J. ETTWELL, Architect, West Bromwich, to whom sealed tenders on proper form must be sent not later than Monday, the 3rd day of February next. ABERYSTWYTH GRAMMAR SCHOOL RE-OPENS ON MONDAY, THE 27TH INST. ON Tuesday, the 28th inst., an Examination wil be held at the Schoolroom for the purpose of filling three Exhibitions of six pounds per annum, tenable for three years. The candidates must be in the sixth standard in the-Boardlor National Schools of this town, and under thirteen years of age. A gentleman interested in the cause of education in Cardiganshire offers a scholarship of J215 a year, tenable at this school. For further particulars apply to the HEAD MASTER, Jasper House. # BUY YOUR BOOTS FROM THE MANUFACTURERS. < R. & J. DICK, BEING one of the LARGEST MANUFAC TURERS of BOOTS & SHOES In the World, the Public may Depend, when purchasing their Goods, that they receive the BEST VALUE THEY POSSIBLY CAN HAVE FOR THEIR MONEY. All their Goods warranted, and any Boots not wearin a reasonable time will be repaired free of charge. BRANCH ESTABLISHMENTS IN ALMOST EVERY TOWN IN THE UNITED KINGDOM. WORKS—GLASGOW AND BIRMINGHAM. WAREHOUSES-LONDON AND MANCHESTER. NOTE THE ADDRESS IN THIS DISTRICT 16. GREAT DARKGATE-STREET, ABERYSTWYTH; M AEN GWYJF-STREET, MACHYNLLETH HIGH-STREET, LAMPETER; VICTORIA BUILDINGS, DOLGELLEY. CHURCH-STREET, BARMOUTH WEBSTER'S WRITING INKS I C3 9 AND LIQUID GUMS. » 0 "MORRISON'S" OLD MAKE. §*8 BLUE-BLACK WRITING FLUID, the best made. ij> BLACK, RED, BLUE and other INKS. ASKEW ROBERTS, WOODALL & VENABLES, I S ) OSWESTRY, and aU Respectable Stationers. SALES BY AUCTION. .V"> IMONTHLY SALES. ABERYSTWYTH SMITHFIELD. ~V/1~R- E. J. MORGAN, Auctioneer, begs to state JLYJL that he will have monthly sales of Live and Dead Stock in the Smithfield on Aberystwyth Fair Days. The next Sale will be held on MONDAY, FEBRUARY S, at One o'clock. Entries and applications for terms to be sent to Mr. E. J. MORGAN, auctioneer, Penllwyn. ^J^SINESS^ADDRSSSES EVENING PARTIES, BALLS, &c. S. N. COOKE Has a large assortment of- FANS, from 1/- to 21/- each. FAN GIRDLES, 6d. to 5/- each. LACE COLLARETTES, 1/6 to 12/6. Long and Short LACE MITTS. Fancy Colours in SPUN SILK HOSE, 4/11 per pair. Two-button KID GLOVES in new Shades, 2/- per pair. LACE and other Frillings for Drdfees, &c., from2d. per yd. 35, PIER STREET, ABERYSTWYTH. THE BEST BOOTS FOR MONEY ARE MORTON Ladies'- BROTHERS'. MORTON 3s. 9d. BROTHERS'. MORTON 4s. 6d. BROTHERS'. MORTON 5s. Od.' BROTHERS'. MORTON 5s. 6d. BROTHERS'. MORTON 6s. 6d. BROTHERS'. MORTON 7s. 6d. BROTHERS'. MORTON 8s. 6d. BROTHERS'. MORTON 9s. 6d. BROTHERS'. MORTON 10s. 6d. BROTHERS'. MORTON Gentlemen BROTHERS'. MORTON 7s. 9d. BROTHERS'. MORTON 8s. 6d. BROTHERS'. MORTON 10s. 6d. BROTHERS'. MORTON 12s. 6d. BROTHERS'. BOYS' AND GIRLS' BOOTS OF EVERY DE SCRIPTION AT PRICES NOT SURPASSED. NOTE THE ADDRESS- 39, GREAT DARKGATE-STREET, (Oppositethe Lion Hotel,) ABERYSTWYTH. SECOND-HAND SEWING MACHINES. SPECIAL CLEAR-OUT SALE. SEWING MACHINE.—Second-hand, taken in K? exchange, a Penelope Hand Machine, cost jB5 5s., offered for 15s.—Jones and Co. (Limited), 50, Ranelagh- street, Liverpool. SEWING MACHINE. Genuine Wheeler and kJ Wilson Lockstitch, nearly new, cost B7, offered for 24 cash.-Jones and Co. (Limited), 50, Ranelagh-street. SEWING MACHINE. Wheeler and Wilson S system cost 26, but having been taken in exchange, offered for 30s—Jones's Sewing Machine Dep6t, 50, Ranelagh-street. EWING MACHINE.—Secondhand, Shuttle, Lock- S stitch, taken in exchange, cost 23 15s., offered for 15s. cash.—Jones and Co. (Limited), 50, Ranelagh-street. SEWING MACHINE.—Second-hand Lock-stitch Dorcas," cost £ 5 5?., offered for 15s. cash.—Jones's Sewing Depot, 50, Ranelagh-street. SEWING MACHINE.—Second-hand Lock-stitch, s "Dorca-s," cost 25 5s., offered for 30s. cash.—Jones and Co. (Limited), 50, Ranelagh-street. SliWING MACHINE,—One No. 2 Arm Machine S for tailoring, cost 29, now quite equal to new, offered for £ 4 cash.—Jones's Machine Depot, 50, Ranelagh-street. EWING MACHINE.-One C Wheel Machine for k3 shoemaker, cost £ 8 10s., now offered for 40s.—Jones's Machine Depot, 50, Ranelagh-street. QEWING MACHINE.—One Alexandra Machine S and treadle complete, cost about P,7, offered for 10s. cash.—Jones's Machine Depôt, 50. Ranelagh-street. EWING MACHINE.—One Arm Machine, suit- S able for tailoring, offered for 20s., as all second-hand machines must be cleared out during this week.—Jones's Sewing Machine Depot, 50, Ranelagh-street. SEWING MACHINE.—Second-hand, but nearly S new, taken in exchange for one of Jones's Medium Machines. One Singer's Medium Machine, cost 98 10s., offered for 24.-Jones and Co. (Limited), 50, Ranelagh- street. SECOND-HAND Webster and treadle complete, s cost £ 8, offered for 40s. cash.—Jones and Co. (Limited), 50, Ranelagh-street. SPECIAL NOTICE. As we have determined M3 never again to take in exchange, or make any allow- ance for, second-hand machines, this must be our LAST Clearance Sale, and such bargains can never be offered again. PURCHASERS have the option for one month of exchanging their purchase for any machine of our own 'manufacture and paying us the difference in price. JONES and CO. (Limited), 50, Ranelagh-street, Liverpool. MRS. E. EVANS'S DINING AND REFRESHMENT ROOMS, 8, Market-street, Aberystwyth. Hot Dinners daily at one o'clock. Roast and Boiled Joints, Chickens, Ducks, &c., always ready. Mrs. Evans begs to call attention to her Pies, Puddings, and Tarts, made daily or to order. Oyster and Yeal Patties, Fruit and Preserve Tarts, Cakes, Buns, kc., fresh daily. Tea and Coffee at any hour of the day. Well-aired Beds. MR. ROBERT JONES, tARCHITECT & HOUSE AGENT, 14, Montpelier Square, Brompton, London, S.W. BEGS to inform the Gentry,Committees, and others, that he is prepared to submit Designs, Plans, &c., for every description of work at the LOWEST CHARGES. WANTED. AGENTS WANTED in different parts of Meri- onethshire, Montgomeryshire, and Cardiganshire, to sell Odam's Nitro Phosphates, Bone, and Chemical Manures. APPLY TO WM. THOMAS, General Agent and Wholesale Merchant, NORTH PARADE, ABERYSTWYTH. Coal, Lime, Glazed and Common Drain Pipes, Ridge and Flooring Tiles, &c., sold at Wholesale Prices. LLYFR NEWYDD I'R IEUENCTYD, CYMWYS I'W RODD YN WOBR I BLANT YR YSGOLION SABBOTHOL, &c. Yx AWR YN BAROD, PRIS 2d., (Anfonir Copi gydaW Fost am tyd., LLYFR TESTYNAU PREGETHAU YN yr liwn y. gellir dodi i lawr y Dydd a'r Mis, Enw y Pregethwr, Man lie traddodir y Bregeth, ynghyd a'r "lestyn am y Bore, Prydnawn, a'r Nos, ar y Sabbothau am flwyddyn a haner. Y mae y Llyfr yr un mor gymwys hefyd i gofrestru Testynau Oedfiion Achlysurol, Cyfarfodydd Pregethu, Cyfarfodydd Misol a Chwarterol, Cymanfaoedd, &c. Mawr gymeradwyir ef gan Weinidogion yr Efengyl, Athrawon yr Ysgol Sabbothol, &c., o bob enwad. Gwneir gostyngiad helaeth yn y pris i Y sgolion Sab- bothol, &c. "Y mae Mr. Thomas Williams, 19, Castle-street, Croesoswallt, wedi syrthio ar gynllun hapus iawn i hyr- wyddo gwaith y plant yn ein cynulleidfaoedd i gadw testynau y pregethau. Dygodd allan yn ddiweddar 'Lyfr Testynau,' wedi ei drefnu at y pwrpas. Gellir rhoddi i lawr ynddo enw y pregethwr a'i breswylfod, y lie yn yr hwn y traddodir y bregeth, y llyfr, y benod, a'r adnod, a pha un aiy boreu, canol dydd, ai yr hwyr y cyn- helid y gwasanaeth. Y mae y llyfr hwn yn ddigon syml ac yn ddigon gwreiddiol i fod yn llwyddiant mawr, ac yr ydym yn gobeithio mai felly y bydd. Nid oes ond eisiau ei wneud yn hysbys ymhob ardal na ddaw i ffafr ar unwaith.Cronicl yr Ysgol Sabbothol. I'W GAEL GAN UNRHYW LYFR WERTHWR, AC YN ABERYSTWYTH, gan Mr. Edward Edwards, Great Dark gate Street. Towy-N .Mr. Hammond, Pigh-street. BARMOUTH .Mr. John Evans, Glanymor. DOLGELLET .Mr. R. Oliver Rees. BALA .Miss Saunderson, and Mr. Evans, printer CORWKN Mr. Thomas Edmunds, and Mr. Owen Roberts, Commercial House. FFESTINIOG .Mr. Ellis Roberts, Four Crosses. ABEKDOVEY Mr. W. Williams, Caprera House. ff £ Dosbarthwyr yn eisiau yn mhob ardaJ yn Nghymru. Anfonor pob archebion, neu ymofyniadau, i l THOMAS WILLIAMS, 19, Castle-street, Oswestry BUSINESS ADDRESSES. PIANOFORTES! HARMONIUMS! From 20 guineas to 150 "guineas. From 4 guineas to 100 guineas ====- C > H g QQ 0 o "t m I '[f). C) o FOR SALE OR HIRE, ON MODERATE TERMS, AT J. EVANS'S, (ORGANIST, ST. MICHAEL'S CHURCH), 8, PIER-STREET, ABERYSTWYTH. Agent for CHAPPELL & CO.'s PRIZE MEDAL PIANOFORTE, and ALEXANDRE'S IMPROVED HARMONIUMS. NEW MUSIC HALF-PRICE. PIANOFORTES AND HARMONIUMS TUNED. CARLOWITZ! CARLOWITZ! CHIEF DEPOT OF EISLER, BARNARD, & CO., 90, GREAT TOWER-STREET, LONDON. JOHN H. DAVIES, APOTHECARIES' HALL, TERRACE-ROAD, ABERYSTWYTH, HAVING regard to the daily increasing demand for HUNGARIAN WINES in this country, has made -Ll arrangements for a regular supply of these Wines direct from the Vintages. They are bottled by the growers with the greatest care. Their purity and excellence will be at once appreciated on a trial being given. The quotations at foot include duty and all charges. Deliveries free to any part in the district where no agency is established. RED WINES. Carlowitz .at 18s., 24s., and 30s. per dozen. Ofner .at 20s. and 28s. per dozen. Erlau (special) .at 36s. per dozen. Sparkling Carlowitz .at 48s. per dozen. WHITE WINES. Somlau at 18s. per dozen. v (Edenburg at 24s. and 30s. per dozen. Ruster (Sweet).at 36s. per dozen. Ruster (Dry).at 42s. per dozen. Tokay, Imperial. ) Bottled at the ( at 60s. per dozen. Tokay, Crown f Chateau. ( at 84s. per dozen. Sparkling (Edenburg at 42s. per dozen. Sparking Tokay at 54s. per dozen. (Official) Report of an inquiry of the British Government in the year 1862, printed for the House of Commons, 1862: It appears certain that the Hungarian Wine Growers do not adulterate their Wines, indeed, they are so generally good, that they would certainly be deteriorated if alcohol were added. While possessing a great resem- blance to the Wines of Burgundy and the Rhiffe, the better Wines of Hungary have greater body and strength, and would be more likely to suit our taste. There is probably no country in which so great a proportion of good wine is made.P. 15. JOHN H. DAVIES, APOTHECARIES' HALL, TERRACE-ROAD, ABERYSTWYTH. ESTABLISHED IN THE YEAR 1820. WILLIAM JULIAN, WHOLESALE AND RETAIL GROCER, TEA, COFFEE, PROVISION AND FLOUR DEALER, ? 10, NORTH PARADE, ABERYSTWYTH. t A constant supply of First-Class Australiav. Preserved Meats, Labrador Salmon, Lobsters, Sardines, &c. HOME-CURED BACON AND HAMS. A CONSTANT SUPPLY OF CROSSE AND BLACKWELL'S GOODS. NEWELL'S M-ILLS, TOWYN, WELSH COAST. PURE AND WHOLESOME FLOUR, ..IAD FROM CHOICE ENGLISH AND COLONIAL WHEATS, SU PPLIED to CoiummeiB di "set and through Agents in sealed bags or sacks of various sizes, as below, at proportionate »nd umicrnapr ses, which plan Evan Newell has adopted, and feels sure will be found to possesg very many useful qualities. oucn as 1—The seal is a protection and a guarantee of quality. 2.—The smaller bag are more portable. 3.—They are a great saving of time to Agents and Consumers by being easily and quickly handed from one to the other. 4.—Being ready weighed, they save the Agent the great loss of weighing out small quantities, and thus enable him to do away with the necessity of the usual extraordinary charge on the few shillings purchasers of Flour. 5.—The various sizes enable small and large families to suit their consumption, and have the Flour always fresh and good. 6.—It facilitates ready-money transactions. WEIGHTS OF BAGS. GROSS WEIGHT, j NETT WEIGHT. CLASSIFICATION. Half- 5 Bunhel Quarter. Quarter.' Half. Sack. Lbs, Lbs. Lbs. Lbs. Newell's Top Brand Four 35 70 140 280 Ne well's Household Flour 35 70 140 280 Newell's Sheaf Flour I — 140 280 SPECIALS: aKOS.S WEiaHTS. Lbs. Lb Lbs Lba Newell's Pastry Flour 50 100 Newell's Special Fancy Flour 50 Newell's Prepared Entire Wheat Flour 10 25 50 — Newell's Choice Oatmeal 10 25 50 — FEEDING STUFFS: GROSS WEIGHTS. Lbs. Lbs. Newell's Feeding Mixture 220 Newell's Prepared Horse Feed 100 200 Newell's Prepared Sheep Feed 100 200 v Newell's Prepared Poultry Feed 50 100 Newell's Condiment for Calves 100 200 Indian Meal j 120 240 Sharps 100 200 Bran 100 — Indian Corn — 240 ADDRESS—MR. EVAN NEWELL. Bodtalog Mills. Towvn. WelshSCoast THorRAOTEUR. THE Safest and most Powerful Explosive in use. Patented and Manufactured by Messrs. Krebs Bros. and Co., of London and Cologne on Rhine, who have ap- nointed Messrs. VIVIAN & CO., Of Portmadoc, Carnarvonshire, To represent them in the Principality. LITHOFRACTEUR Will rend more rock than any other Explosive, Is equally powerful whether used in wel or dry ground, Will fill any size or shape of borehole, Has no noxious fumes, Has never caused an accident, Is stronger, safer, and healthier to use than any other Explosive. For Terms apply to VIVIAN & Co., Portmadoc, who are also prepared to supply Portable and Fixed Steam Engines for Winding, Pumping, and General Purposes Rock Drills and Com- pressors, by the best makers; Haggie's Steel and Iron Wire Ropea Cast Steel Wheels; Best Drill and Jumper Steel General Mining and Quarry Plant, &c., &c. Agents for Whittle's Orion Gas Oil Lamps, equal in light to gas; no chimney, wick, or trimming. TO COAL MERCHANTS. CELEBRATED EAGLE COAL HOT. FREE. CLEAN. DURABLE. To be had only from- J. JUL. MCHOLS, Sandfield House, Newton-le-Willows, LANCASHIRE. ORDERS FOR PRINTING AND BOOKBINDIN.G RECEIVED BY J. GIBSON, 3, Queen's-road, Aberystwyth. -7 p I EDUCATION. r LLWYNONN"GRAMMAR SCHOOL, PORTMADOC. Conducted by Mr. J. H. Lewis, London University (First B.A., Late Assistant Tutor at Bangor Training College.) CANDIDATES prepared for the Universities, for Professional and Commercial Pursuits, and for the various Training Colleges. Term# and prospectuses on application. Young men, whose Education has been neglected, will find special ad- vantages. RE-OPENS on Tuesday, January 14th. CRICCIETH GRAMMAR SCHOOL, NORTH WALES. Head MasterRev. W. I. FRANCIS, B.A. (Oxon), late Open Exhibitioner of Jesus College, Chaplain of Tre- madoc Church. THIS School is designed to afford a liberal educa- tion adapted to prepare pupils for the .public schools and universities, and for entering upon commercial pur- suits. The Head Master receives a limited number of BOARDERS into his house. The term commences Monday, January 27th, 1879. Prospectus, &c., on application to Rev. W. I. FRANCIS, Tremadoc, N. Wales. CASTLE BUILDINGS, OSWESTRY. THIS EDUCATIONAL ESTABLISHMENT FOR YOUNG LADIES IS CONDUCTED BY THE MISSES HOULT, Assisted by Professionals, and a Resident Foreign Governess. THE number of Pupils being limited, great care is bestowed on each individually, as regr«ds moral_ and mental training. The domestic arrangements are strictly those of a Private Fapily, and are superintended by one The ensuing term will COMMENCE (D.V.), January 23,1879. EDUCATION. -V"V\,I"oV"V' BRYNARVOR SCHOOL, TOWYN. PRINCIPAL :— Mr. EDWIN JONES, M.R.C.P., Assisted by qualified RESIDENT MASTERS for Classics, English, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Music, &c. BRYNARYOR HALL, commodious and well- I-) fitted, has been specially erected for the accommoda- tion and tuition of boarders. It is beautifully situated in an eminently healthy locality, with extensive playgrounds, cricket field, and gardens attached, altogether making the finest and most desirable school premises in the Princi- pality. Pupils are-prepared for the various examinations con- nected with the universities and colleges, for the learned professions, banking and commercial pursuits. Classes are held in connection with the Science and Art Department, the examinations being held in May in cach %-ear. The school year consists of three Terms. FOR TERMS, &c., APPLY TO THE PRINCIPAL. Duties will be RESUMED on January 20th, 1879. ARDWYN SCHOOL, ABERYSTWYTH. Head Master—The Rev. LLEWELYN EDWARDS, M.A., of Lincoln College, Oxford, and Graduate in Classical Honours. Second Master-J. F. TYE, Esq. Mr. Tye has recently passed the First Examination for the B.A. Degree in the University of London. Third Master-L. PROSSER, Esq., C.M., M.R.C.P. Fourth Master—W. L. HAWKINS, Esq., A.A. TERMS:— For Boarders.from 40 to 45 guineas per annum. 11 Day Scholars 6" 8 11 The next Term begins Sept. 9th, 1878. The Ardwyn School Scholarship of £ 20 to be competed for at the next examination of the University College of Wales. Also a 25 scholarship for the best boy who enters. The School re-opens on Monday, January 20th, 1S79. DRAWING SCHOOL, QUEEN'S ROAD, ABER- YSTWYTH. FREEHAND, Model Drawing, and the Antique, on Tuesday and Friday forenoons. Painting in oil or water on Mondays, from ten till twelve. Children's classes on Wednesday and Saturday afternoons. Addi- tional classes may be formed and private lessons given, if desired. Particulars as to terms, &c., on application to Miss VERNON DAVYS. Next term commences on the 13th January, at Hardwicke House, Queen's Road. MAENGWYN GRAMMAR SCHOOL. MACHYNLLETH. Conducted by Mr. J. OWEN, late Inspector of Schools for the British and Foreign School Society and Tutor at the Society's Training College, Swansea. Terms and prospectuses may be had on application. School will RE-OPEN on Tuesday, January 21st, 181.. ABERYSTWYTH 'GRAMMAR SCHOOL. FOUNDED IN 1812. Trustees—Rev. Canon Phillips, Sir Pryse Pryse, Bart., Thomas Bonsall, Esq., Rev. John Pugh, Vaughan Davies, Esq., and George Williams, Esq. Head Master-EDWARD JONES, Government Science Master (in honeurs of the University of London, and First B.A.) Out of eight candidates from this School at examinations held in connection with South. Kensingten, six gained Queen's Prizes. One of these holds now at Cambridge a scholarship and exhibitions of the annual value of 2130. Another a scholarship at Jesus College, Oxford, of the value of B80 a year; and another, Mr. Lewis Hughes, of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, direct from this school, was the only candidate from South Wales whose name appears in the Mathematical Tripos list of this year. For a list of Successes at Lampeter and other Colleges, the Preliminary Examinations, the Banks, &c., and for Report of Examiners, apply to the Headmaster, Jasper House, Aberystwyth. The Head Master receives a few boarders.' BRIGHTON HOUSE, ABERYSTWYTH. PREPARATORY SCHOOL FOR YOUNG BOYS. LADY-PRINCIPAL—MRS. H. N. GRIMLEY, Assisted by Resident Masters and Governesses. THE First Term for 1879 Commences en Tuesday, the 21st of January. Prospectuses may be had on application to Mrs* GRIMLEY, Brighton House, Marine Terrace, Aberystwyth* "GWELL DYSG NA GOLUD." LADIES' COLLEGIATE SCHOOL JU ABERYSTWYTH. Principal, Mrs. E. MARIE JONES, (F. C. College, Glasgow). Pupils are prepared for the Local, the Civil Service and the Training Colleges Preliminary Examinations. Arithmetic, English Gstmmar, and Analysis—Rev. E. P. Jones, M.A. History, Geography, and Literature—Mrs. E. Marie Jones. Latin, Bible History, and Domestic Economy-Mrs. E. Marie Jones. French and Italian—Signorina Chambeaud, Piedmont. Geology, Botany, and Astronomy—Mrs. E. Marie Jones. Music—Miss Turner and Signorina Chambeaud1. Drawing, Painting, and Book-keeping—Mrs. E. Marie Jones. Elocution—Mrs. E. M. Jones (late pupil of Harcourt Beatty, Prof. of Elocution at Glasgow University). The Examination will be held at the close of the session, when silver medals, certificates, and prizes will be awarded to the successful pupils. Extra prizes will be given for Writing and Composition. A TRAINING CLASS FOR GOVERNESSES. Mrs. E. P. Jones's School will RE-OPEN on Jan. 22. SEVERN GROVE ACADEMY, LLANIDLOES. A DAY and BOARDING SCHOOL for young ladies and gentlemen. PRINCIPAL: MR. HUGH JERMAN, M.C.P., C.M. Certificated by the Society of Arts and the Science and Art Department, Prizeman and Medalist of the National and other Eisteddfodau, late seven years Master of the Well Grammar School. Modern Languages taught by a thoroughly qualified Assistant. The young ladies are in a separate apartment, under Mrs. Jerman's supervision. Pupils prepared for the University, Law, Medical, Civil Service, College of Preceptors, and other Examina- tions. Re-union, January 21st. Prospectuses on application. THE ABERYSTWYTH COMMERCIAL AND GRAMMAR SCHOOL. Conducted by Mr. T. OWENS. C.M. (in honours of the London University, and late Scholar of the University College of Wales). Pupils prepared for Commercial Pursuits, for the Civil Service, for the learned Professions, for the Universities, and for the various Training and Theological Colleges. Special attention paid to English and Commercial Training at moderate charges. Terms may be had on application. The school opens on MONDAY, SEPT. 23rd, 1878. 16, Queen's-street, Aberystwyth. ABERYSTWYTH.—CAERJiEON HOUSE. SCHOOL FOR YOUNG LADIES. PRINCIPAL — M I S S TRUBSHAW. Assisted by Masters, and Resident Foreign and English Governesses. Pupils prepared for the Oxford and Cambridge local ex aminations. Duties will pe re-commenced (DV.,) on Monday, Jan- uary 27th, 1879. For Terms, &c., apply to the Principal. BORTH PRACTICAL NAVIGATION SCHOOL for Mates, Masters, and J Extra Masters.—Con- ducted by J. JONES, Tymawr. CHRIST'S COLLEGE1, BRECON, S. WALES. HEAD MASTER ELECT Rev. D. LEWIS LLOYD, M.A., Head Master of Friars School, Bangor. ASSISTANT MASTERS T. C. SIMMONS, ESQ., B.A., late Scholar of Magda- len College. Cambridge, 25th Wrangler. F. S. N. BOUSFIELD, ESQ., B.A., late Scholar of Lincoln College, Oxford, 1st Class Final Classical Schools, 1877. J. C. EVANS, ESQ., B.A., late Scholar of Jesus College, Oxford, 2nd Class Classical Moderations, Powie Exhibitioner. F. T. S. HOUGHTON, ESQ., B.A., Foundation Scholar and Wright's Prizeman of St. John's College, Cam- bridge. 2nd Class Science Tripos, 1877. THE Collegewill be RE-OPENED on Thursday, -1- January 24th, 1879, at 9 o'clock a.m.-Apply to the HEAD MASTER, Friars School, Bangor. CHRIST'S COLLEGE, BRECON. ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIPS. ON TUESDAY, JANUARY 2Sth, an examina- tion will be held in tho Schoolroom, for the purpose of filling three (at least) Foundation Scholarships of and C26 a year, tenable at the College. For forms of application, and all fnrther particulars, apply to the HEAD MASTER, Friars School, Bangor.