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ELLESMERE FIRE.—The inhabitants of this town were aroused on Monday morning Jan. 20, at the early hour of 5 o'clock by cries of Fire." The fire bell also sounded the abrm. On enquiry it was dis- covered that the premises of Mr. C. Davies, of Willow-street, were on fire. The tire engines, Untler the superintendence of Messrs. Davies and Son, were promptly in attendance, and plenty of willing hands ready to work. Tho morning was in- tensely cold. Water was had frOln Miss Paddock's adjoining, and through the energy of all present a fire, which at one time threatened toO be very alarming, was soon got under by the energy of the firemen and others present. Mr. Davies keeps a toy shop, and the tire was just getting an entrance into a lot of combustible stuff, which it would have been almost impossible to have suppressed had it once taken hold. Mr. Davies is agent to the Shropshire Provident Society, and we understand he re- covered all the papers in connection with it. The premises and stock are insured in the Shropshire and North Wales, as are also the adjoining premises of Mr. Butler, to which damage was done through water, &c. The agents are Messrs. Blackburnalld Allen. BOARD OF GUARDIANS, TUESDAY, JAN. 21.—Present: Mr. T. J. Rider, in the chair, the Rev. G. H. Egerton, Messrs. James Thomas, Thomas Thomas, John Lee, John Richards, John Kelsall, V. Vooke, and Thomas Jones. Mr. J. P. Stant, clerk. Statistical.-The Master reported the number in the house to be 87, against 89 last year. The Humber of v:tgmnt8 relieved during the fortnight had been 21, against 51 last year. The amounts expended in out-door relief had been-Ellesmere, first week, £ 0 hIs. ltd.; second week, £ 6 4s. 9+d. Hanmer, first week, £ 5 15s. second week, £ 5 8s. The Board approved of the payment by the School Attendance Committee of £10 a year to each of the relieving officers for their services as school at- tendance and enquiry officers. There was no other business of public interest.

CHIRK.

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LLANGURIG.

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