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-+ +- TELEPHONE 17. FRESH BUTTER. YOU CAN ALWAYS RELY ON THE GOLDEN COWSLIP BRAND. PRICE — — Is. ld. PER LB. FRESH CREAM AND CREAM CHEESE ALWAYS IN ISTOCK. ISAAC GALE, 18. HIGH-STREET, SWANSEA. NO HOUSE EQUALS DOWN & SON FOR RELIABLE FURNITURE. THEY ARE THE LARGEST MAKERS BY MACHINERY ,IN WALES, AVE THE MOST EXTENSIVE STOCK TO SELECT FROM, AND GIVE THE BEST POSSIBLE VALUE. CARPETS MADE AND LAID FREE. I XSTABLISHED NEARLY HALF A CENTURY. HIGH STREET & MORRIS-LANE. SWAKSEA. THE SWANSEA CLOTHIERS. D. JONES & CO.. LTD.. 2 and 3, HIGH STREET, ARE NOW MAKING A LARGE GHOW OF NEW GOODS IN EVERY DEPARTMENT. LADIES' and GIRLS' TAILOR-MADE COSTUMES a SPECIALITY msrxcTiON INVITED. D. JONES & COMPY., LTD. THE VERY BEST PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN IN THE PRINCIPALITY BY HENRY A. CHAPMAN. ARTIST AND PHOTOGRAPHER, Winner of several Medals and First Prizes for Photographs and Oil Pamtinps. D qft,j;- f»,fl Principality for Best Work at Moderate Prices. All the Latest T1" Improvements AddST* PRICES ,-3 tor 2s., 6 for 3s., 12 for 5s. 6d. [20 235, HIGH-STREET, Swansea. THOMAS, WATKINS & CO., LTD BUILDERS AND CONTRACTORS, BRUNSWICK-STREET, SWANSEA, f PAINTERS, DECORATORS AND PAPER-IEIANGE, RS, ECCLESIASTICAL DECORATION & LBAD-LIGHT A SPECIALITE. PLUMBERS, ELECTRIC BELL-HANGERS, HOT AND COLD WATER AND SANITARY ENGINEERS. AGENTS FOR MESSRS. J. B. WHITE AND BROTHERS' CELEBRATED PORTLAND CEMENT. ESTIMATES given for every description of Ready-made Joinery and Builders' work Experienced Workmen sent to any part of the country. [25 CARRIAGE WORKS, FISHER-STREET, SWANSEA. JOHN JONES & CO.. CARRIAGE BUILDERS. lioisf,leas India Rubber Tyres, and all the Specialities O..n.4&,c,iihpCarriage Bllilding supplied. CAMBRIA CYCLES. LIMITED. [ESTABLISHED 1879] OXFORD-STREET, SWANSEA, & MARKET-STREET, LLANELLY, LARGEST AND CHEAPEST CYCLE DEALERS IN WALES. NEW GUARANTEED LADIES' and GENTS' CYCLES from £ 7 7S. SOLE AGENTS FOR I HUMBERS SWIFTS AUSTINS PREMIERS RAGLANS SINGERS ENFIELDS OSMONDS RALEIGHS BEESTONS QUADRANTS IIUDSONS CALCOTTS RAPIDS ARROWS. Cycles Exchanged, Hired, Repaired and Built to Order. RIDING SCHOOL ON OUR PREMISES, OXFORD STREET, SWANSEA. Price Lists and Particulars Free on Application. CAMBRIA CYCLES, LIMITED. MANAGING DIRECTOR, MR. JOHN S. BROWN. SECRETARY, D. G. MORGAN. A JOHN S. BROWN, Bf GENERAL and FURNISHING Hj I IRONMONGER, Naf OXFOKD-ST.. Bfif FOR PRICES SWANSEA. SEE WINDOWS LARGEST SELECTION. JX JOHN S. BROWN. THE SWANSEA FINANCE COMPANY. LIMITED, 16, GOAT-STREET, SWANSEA, MAKE CASH ADVANCES FROM £3 TO X,500 Immediately to all Classes of Householders on NOTE OF HAND, &c. REPAYMENTS TO SUIT BORROWERS. NO FEES. BILLS DISCOUNTED. STRICTEST PRIVACY ABSOLUTELY GUARANTEED. flQ56 YSTALYFERA.—The (;AXBP-IAN may be obtained of Mb. DAVIES, Stamp Offioe, wd Mr. SAM BAKER, newsagent. IT LANDILO.—Copies of the "CAMBRIAN"! I J may be obtained of Messrs. W. H. SMITH I and SON, at the Railway Station. J and SON, at the Railway Station. SALES BY AUCTION. By Messrs. John X. Leeder & Son. IMPORTANT UNRESERVED SALE OF WINE. TO THE TRADE AND PRIVATE BUYERS. MESSRS. JOHN M. LEEDER & SON WUI SELL by AUCTION, at the fewYNSEA AUCTION ROOMS. Waterloo-street, on WEDNES- AUCTION ROOMS, Waterloo-street, on WEDNES- DAY, AUGUST 9th, 1899, the SURPLUS STOCK of a well known firm of Wine Merchant, con- sisting of upwards of 600 DOZEN VARIOUS WINES, coml.)risitig:- 250 dozen Tarragona (Old Spanish Port). 120 Claret. 20 Burgundy. 70 Spanish Burgundy. 90 „ Hock. 50 Sherry. Samples may be seen the day prior and morning of Sale, or will be forwarded by post if required. Sale to commence at 3 p.m. Auctioneers' Offices, 46, Waterloo-street, Swan- sea. Bv Messrs. Beynon & Meager. WEDNESDAY, AUGUST, 9TH, 1899. SALE OF VALUABLE AND DESIRABLE FREEHOLD PROPERTY KNOWN AS HIGHER HILL END FARM, REYNOLDSTONE AND LLANRHIDIAN HIGHER, GOWER, GLAMORGAN- SHIRE. MESSRS. BEYNON AND MEAGER are favoured with instructions to SELL BY PUBLIC AUCTION, at the ROYAL HOTAI., HIGH-STREET, SWANSEA, on the above date (subject to Conditions of Sale to be then and there produced), the following All and singular that PARCEL of FREE. HOLD LAND and HEREDITAMENTS known as HIGHER HILL END FARM, abutting on Cefzi, y-Bryu, in the Parishes of Reynoldstone and Llanrhidian Higher, Gower, in the County of Glamorgan, containing by admeasurement 14 acres or thereabouts ot pasture and arable land under good cultivation, together witii the farm- house, stable, carthou.-e, cowhouse, piggeries and out-buildings at the rear thereof. Attached to the holding are the, common rights of Cefn Bryn and Llanrhidian Marshes. The Premises are delightfully situated near the River Burry, and command a splendid view of the country. The land is well watered and in the direct track of the proposed Gower Light Railway, and situate within a mile of Reynold- stone Post Office. The farm 18 let and in the occupation of Mr. John Williams at a rental of X13 per annum. Sale to commence at 3 p.m. sharp. Further particulars can be obtained of Messrs. R. & C. B. JENKINS, Solicitors, 4, Fisher-street, Swansea; or from the AUCTIONEERS, at their Offices, Victoria Chambers, Swansea. [13118 By Messrs. James & James. 5, ROCK-TERRACE, MUMBLES. SALE OF ALMOST NEW HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE AND EFFECTS (Only purchased a couple of years ago). MESkS. JAMES & JAMES are favoured _jwt with instructions from Mrs. Curtis, who 18 leaving the neighbourhood, to SELL BY PUBLIC AUCTION, on the Premises, us above, on THURSDAY, AUGUST 10th, 1899, the whole of her HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE & EFFECTS, including a beautiful Pianoforte (equal to new), and a first-class treadle Sewing Machine, viz. DININQ ROOM.—Carved wainut suite in saddle- bags, walnut overmantel, folding cfiair, cheffon- iere, book shelf, oilcloth, ornaments, pictures, hall linoleum, hall cloth, umbrella stand, dooi mats, bra-s-rail fender and irous, brass spark screen, hearthrug, piano stool, the Atlas" treadle sewing machine a full- compassed irou-tramed Trichord pianoforte in inlaid walnut caac (by Rockley, Loudon), quite equal to new; bra.s ashtray, dinner waggon, square table and ouver, pots and plants, &c., stair carpets, brass rods and eys. DRAWING Room.-kitie bordered reversible carpet, 4 yards square; wool liearthrug, brass tender, set of the brasses, bamboo screen, mautleboard and curtains, octagon walnut table, handsome mahogany miniature sideboard, bamboo flower stand, folding chair, table lamp, pole, rings, and lace curtain, handsome Dresden clock and ornaments, pictures, &c. FRONT BEDROOM.—LiaoJeum on floor, hearth- rug, Indian malting, handsome satin walnut bedroom suite, brass and black bedstead, wire- wove mattress, wool mattress; feather bed, bolsters and pillows; very handsome pitchpine crib, wool mattress and wool bed to fit, toilet let, set of ware, curtains, poles, &c. BACK BEDROOM. Bras.-i and black bedstead, wire-wuve mattress, wool do., baby's high chair, fire guard, nursery swing, 4 Bentwood chairs, folding chair bedstead aud bedding, pitchpine washstand and dressing table, do. chest of drawers with heavy bra s fittings to match, towel horse, 2 chairs, swing class, set of ware, ornaments pole, rings, and curtains. SERVANT'S BieDEtoom.-Irou bedstead, wire- wove mattress, wool do., stained washstand and dressing table, 2 chairs, oilcloth, set of ware, sundries, Ac. KITCBEN.-Cocoanut matting on floor, steel fender and fire irons, fine mangle (equal to new), pair of step*, new filter aud tap, steel ;stand, square table, kitchen table, 2 wash benches, coal vase, 2 excellent clothes horses, scale and weiguts, clock, an excellent dii.ner service, tea service, a large quantity of odd olnna and ware, glass, cuilery, &o., saucepans, kettles, boilers, and a large quantity of the usual culinary articles too numerous to particularize. Goods on view morning of Sale. Sale to commence promptly at 12.30 o'clock. Terms, cash. Auctioneers' Offices, Aoeade Chambers, Goat- struet, Swansea. 113114 By Mr. A. B. Davies. TO TINPLATE MANUFACTURERS, IRON MERCHANTS, AND OTHERS. IMPORTANT UNRESERVED SALE OF FIXED PI-ANT, MACHINERY, FLOORING PLATES, &c., &o. LANDORE TINPLATE WORKS, LAND03E, SWANSEA. MR. A. B. DAVIES, in conjunction with Mr. W. J. REES, have been instructed to SELL by PUBLIC AUCTION, on the above address, on WEDNESDAY, the 9th day of AUGUST, 1899, the whole of the FIXED PLANT, MACHINERY, FLOORING PLATES, Ac., Comprising 3 horizontal drivinir engines, 30in. cylinders, 4ft. stroke, with fly wheels and gearing complete 12 Lancashire boilers, with valves and fittings all complete quantity of assorted W.I. piping on boilers, ore of Pooley's 20-ton truck weighing machine, old beam engine, 30m. diameter, 5ft. stroke quantify of shafting, special steam pump, 8in. cylinder, i2in. stroke, with piping complete for supplying boilers cast iron plate water tank, 9ft. by 4ft. 6in. by 2ft. 9in.; about 300 tons of flooring plates, small tram line, old horizontal engine, about 3 h.p. beam engine for driving cold rolls, 4ft. diameter. 4ft. 6in. stroke, with gearing and fittings all complete 3 cast iron plate-warming stoves, with piping and fitlings. vertical engine with shafting, pulleys and belting, wheeling plates, about 100 tons of heavy section rails on sidings and in works, quantity of W.I. and thimble-jointed piping, vortical engine to drive saw mills, with pulleys and gearing, etc., etc. Sale to commence at 11.30 o'clock a.m. precisely. Purchasers coming from a distance to attend the Auction can book to Landore Station on the G.W.R. The Works are immediately adjoin- ing the G.W.R. Viaduct at Landore. and there are also trams passing the entrance to the Work* to and from Moiriston and Swansea every few minutes. Catalogne", are heing prepared and may be obtained of the Auctioneer i one week prior to the Sale. N.B.-Tlie Leases for 999 yefirq of the Valu- able Site of these Works are al..o for Sale, and can be negotiated for privately. Further piiticulars may be obtained of the Auctioneers, Mr. A. B. DAVIES, 58, Wind- street, Swansea or Mr. W. J. REES. The Laurels, Swansea. _hu_ [13096 'D.C.L.' YEAST MAKES EVERYONE HAPPY. Anyone can make nice sweet Bread, appetising Tea Cakes, Stc.f by using it. Write to us for Booklet of Instructions and Recipes. S0U Mammfitcturert: Thm Otmttl/mm* Go., LM., Edinburgh. Makara of the wW-fcnown so O.G.Lo' Matt Krtraot. SALES BY AUCTION. By Mr. David Roberts. BY ORDER OF THE MORTGAGEES. IMPORTANT SALE OF STEEL AND TIN- PLATE WORKS. MR. DAVID ROBERTS has received in- structions to SELL by AUCTION, at the ROYAL HOTEL, SWANSEA, on TUESDAY, AUGUST 15TH, 1899. at 4 o'clock in the afternoon, all that valuable LEASEHOLD WORKS known as the BIRCHGROVE STEEL WORKS, Llansamlet, five miles from Swansea, comprising 8 furnaces, newly-erected morchant mill, equipped with the necessary machinery; excellout water supply, 14 acres of ground also the YNISCEDWYN TINPLATE WORKS. Swansea Valley, 14 miles from Swansea. Three mills, ample water supply, low rental. Both works are connected to the Midland Railway. Full particulars may be obtained of MESSRS. COLLINS and WOODS, Solicitors, Worcester- place, Swansea, or of the AUCTIONEER, 19 Heath- field-street, Swansea. 113123 By Mr. A. B. Davies. IN BANKRUPTCY. No. 40 OF 1898. Re EVAN FRANCIS DANIEL. Particulars of Sale of a Valuable POLICY of ASSURANCE, forming part of the Estate of the above-named EVAN FRANCIS DANIEL, which will be offered for SALE by PUBLIC AUCTION by MR. A. B. DAVIES, at the ROYAL HOTEL. High street, Swansea, on FRIDAY, AUGUST 4th, 1899, at 3.30 o'clock in the after- noon (subject to such conditions of sale as shall then and there be produced). Particulars-All that POLICY OF ASSURANCE on the life of the said Evan Francis Daniel, for Xl,000, with profits effectod about 1869 in the Scottish Provincial Assurance Company (now merged in the North British and Mercantile Insurance Company, numbered at the annual Premium of X25 6s. 8d., the next Premium being due on the 15th October, 1899. The bonus additions allotted to the said Policy up to the 31st December, 1895, inclusive and still existing, amount to X369 17s. Od. The said Policy is subject to tkree charges, dat?d respectively 7th July, 1896,16th July, 1897, and 5th September, 1898, for zC300, X75 and 1100 at 5 per cent, interest per annum, and the mort- gagees claim that the total amount owing to them for principal and interest (computed up to the 1st August, 1899), is X499 7s, lid. The age of the assured was 63 on the 24th March, 1899. For further particulars aud conditions of sale apply to THOMAS THOMAS, Esq., Official Receiver in Bankruptcy, Swansea; the AUCTIONEER, 58. Wind-street, Swansea; or to E. M. CLASON DAHNE, Esq., Solicitor, 18, Somerset-place, Swansea. By Messrs. Lowes & Son. COUNTY BOROUGH OF SWANSEA. To INVESTORS AND OTHERS. MESSRS. LOWES & SON have received instructions to SELL by PUBLIC AUCTION, at the CAMERON ARMS HOTEL, Hisrh-street, Swansea, on FRIDAY, AUGUST llth, 1899 (subject to such conditions as shall there and then be produced), all those THREE DWELLING HOUSES & PREMISES, known as No&. 6. 7 and 32, CHARLES-STREET, now let to respectable tenants, at gross yearly rentals amounting to R35 2s. Od. The premises are held under an indenture of lease for a term of 99 years, from December 25th, 1828, at the yearly ground rent of X2 8s. Od. Sale to commence at Three o'clock in the afternoon. Further particulars may be obtained of the Auctioneers, at their Offices, Dynevor Chambers, Swansea. [13121 By Messrs. Gottwaltz, Bowring & Perry. CARDIFF HORSE SHOW SALE, MESSRS. GOTTWALTZ, BOWRING AND PERRY will hold a GREAT SALE OF 200 HORSES By AUCTION, in the SHOW GROUND, on FRIDAY, 15th September, 1899 (the day following the Cardiff Horse Show), at 10.30 a.m. This Sale is not confined to Horses exhibited at the Show. Entries are solicited and should be made at once, as positions in catalogue will be strictly in accordance with date of entry. Conditions, terms and form of entry can be had from the AUCTIONEERS, 11, High-street. Cardiff. f13111 INSURANCE. SUN INSURANCE OFFICE. FOUNDED 1710. Sum insured in 1898 exceeds £ 430,000,000. For all particulars apply to the following Agents SWANSEA Mr. Herbert G. Solomon, 2, Somerset-place. tf Mr. Traver., Walters. Messrs. Lowes & Son. M Messrs. H. C. Higman & Co., 1, Northernprnu-p'.aee. I" Messr*. H. J. GOBS & Co., 59-60, Wind-street. Aberaven Mr. David E. Jones. Mumbles Mrs. Alice Orrin, Neath Mr. John E. Richards. Briton Ferry II. H. Hunter. Pontardawe Divid Smith. Port Talbot Enoch Thomas. [12450 SADDLERY COMPANY, ALEXANDRA-ROAD, SWANSEA. Holds a large Stock of HARNESS and SADDLERY of every description. Horse Clothing, Bandages, Knee Caps. WateTproof Driving Aprons, Carriage Lamps, Bits, Whips and Spurs of every description. Waterproof Horse Cloths, Cart and Waggon Covers, Ropes, Halters, Nosebags, Hemps, etc. All, kinds of Requisites for Saddlers' and Coachbiiilders' use kept in Stock. Trade supplied. Inspect, our Stock largest in Wales. Repairing done in all its branches. Carriage Lamps Repaired New Glasses put in. JGLOOR & CO., ADVERTISING CONTRACTORS AND BILL POSTERS. CHIEF AGKNCY JI'ux WALES. All descriptions of Advertising Ciroular Distribution, &c., promptly attended i Office:-20, CAT.VERT-STREET SWANSEA H. STONE, WINE AND SPIRIT MERCHANT, NEATH. Detailed Price List on Application. Telegraphic Address: STOF;, NEATH." EDUCATIONAL. SCHOOL SHIP. "CONWAY LIVERPOOL. For Training Young Gentlemen to become OFFICERS in MERCHANT STEAMERS and SAILING VESSELS. FBE60 GUINEAS. Apply to Captain A. T. MILLER, R.N., AS above. 12429 CIVIL SERVICE & NAVIGATION SCHOOL 22, NBW OXFORD-STREET, SWANSEA. Candidates Successfully Prepared for CIVIL SERVICE and MARINE BOARD EXAMINATIONS, TUMOROUS first trial Snceesse*, both in Cirll Service and Navigation PITMAN'S SHORTHAND rapidly taught to speeda of over 100 words a minute. Arithmetic, Book-keeping, Sanitarv Inspectors. &< l J. and B. HARRIS, Honours Cortlficited Teachers T. — ;— —1 EDUCATIONAL. E N D F, F, N COLLEGE, LANGLAND BAY. f- I i MODERN HIGH-CLASS SCHOOL FOR GIRLS, MISS 1. M. NETTELL, A.C.V. AND I MISS C. M. NETTELL, A.C.P., (Daughters of tho late J. T. Nettell, General Works Manager of Messrs. Vivian & Sons). REFERENCES :— I The LADY SWANSEA. LADY MOKSHEAD, Forest Lodge, Bin.leld, Berks. I MRS. WILMOT, Audley Sidmouth. Devon. ¡ Miss EDEN, The Bryn, Sketty, Swansea. I LADY JENKINS, The Grange, Swansea. REV. SECRETAN JONES, M.A., late Vicar of l Oystermouth, South Wales. 1 Pupils are prepared for London Matriculatioa, University Locals, Associated Board (Royai I Academy aud Royal College of Music), Trinity College, College of Violinists, Diploma (Teachers) p od other examinations. ¡ IJANGLAND COLLEGE, I (2 & 4, HARTTIBLD SQUARE), EASTBOURNE. PATRONS: Right Honourable Lord Aberdare. Kight Kev. Lord Bijhop of Peterborough. Bir Douglas Galtou, K.O.B., F.R.S. Sir John Llewelyn, Bart., M.P., F.R.S. Sir John Jones Jen 1-ins, M.P. Cliailes S. Runudell, ESQ. And Others. f PRINCIPAL— MISS M. E. VINTER. Seven years Head Mistress of thi 'Swansea High School, Giils' Public Day School Company. -four years Chief Mathematical and Science Mistress, Kensington High School. Senior Optime, Mathematical Tripos, Cambridge. Intermediate Science. Lon- don University, First Division. Certifi- cated Student in Honours and Scholar of Girton College, Cambridge. Associate and, Amott Scholar of Bedford College, London. Well-fitted Gymnasium. French, German and English Resident Governess. Visit- ing Masters. [11229 GIRLS' BOARDING & DAY SCHOOL, ST. HELEN'S LODGE, BRYN-Y-MOR ROAD, SWANSEA. PRINCIPAL—MISS GARLICK, A.C.P., Assisted by Certificated Resident French and English Governesses and Visiting Professors. Pupils Prepared for all Public Examinations. j' The House is well situated, five minutes walk from Beach and Parks. F22 ■T>RYN HAULOG, LANG LAND-ROAD, J> MUMBLES. DAY SCHOOL FOR GIRLS & PREPARATORY BOARDING SCHOOL FOR LITTLE BOYS. Conducted by the MISSES POTTS (Daughters of a Clergyman). Pupils prepared for all Public Examinations. Highest References. Terms on application. TERM COMMENCES September 18th. Boarders Return September 16th. LANGLAND BA1. ALRLS' BOARDING & DAY SCHOOL BELLEVUE, LANGLAND NEAR SWANSEA. PRINCIPALs-The MISSES PHILLIPS, Assisted by Resident Certificated English and Foreign Governesses and Visiting Masters. Preparation for Local Examinations. The House' is pleasantly situated in its own grounds on a hill. and overlooking the sea. [6412 PONTARDAWE. TANYRALLT SCHOOL. Preparation for all examinations. Speoial attention to backward boys. Healthy situation. Home comforts. Good diet. Moderate terms. Excellent references.—Apply to MIt. ASTLEY SAMUEL. T~ A UNTON SCHOOL, Formerly INDEPENDENT COLLEGE. A HJGH-CLASS PUBLIC SCHOOL FOR BOYS. HEAD MASTER :-J. B. RIDGES, M.A. (Catub.) A THOROUGH COMMERCIAL & CLASSICAL EDUCATION. SEVERAL SCHOLARSHIPS. INCLUSIVE FXES FROM Ell PER TERM. ALBERT GOODMAN. Secretary. MUMBLES PREPARATORY JJUL SCHOOL FOR. BOYS. The TERM will commence MONDAY, SEPT. 18. MR. C. G. MUSCHAWECK, Late of King's Colleee, London, and formerly Tutor to the Earl of Durham and Brothers, will prepare Young Boys for the Public Schools. Terms Moderate No Extra*. For particulars apply to 20 Victoria Avenue, Mumbles. L LANDOVERY COLLEGE. ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIPS. The Examination will bezin at Three p.m., in the School Hall, on TUESDAY, September 19th, 1899. Three grades of papers will be sot:—Senior, for boys under 18 years of age intermediate, for boye under 16 years of age junior, for boys under 14 years of age. CLOSE SCHOLARSHIPS. THE GOLDEN GROVE SCHOLARSHIP, R25 a Year.—This Scholarship is limited to natives of Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire under 15 years of age. THE LLEWELYN SCHOLARSHIP, £ 25 a Year.— This Scholarship is limited to b(- a underl5 years of age who are the sons of parents resident in the dioceses of Llandaff and St. David's. THE BENJAMIN EVANS SCHOLARSHIP, .£25 a Year.—This Scholarship is tenahlo for 3 yeaars, and is limited to boys under 15 years of age being the sons of parents who have been for the previous 5 years resident in the Borough of Swansea or in the C-ouaty of Carmarthen. THE YSTRAD SCHOLARSHIP, £10 a Year.— This Scholarship is limited to natives of Carmar. thenshire under 16 years of age. ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIPS. HOUSE SCHOLARSHIPS.—Four of .£15 a year 6aoh four of £10 a year each. FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS.—Six oft8 8a. a year each. N.B.—During the Examination Candidates may board and lodge at the college free of charge. In the year 1896 the School gained 9 Scholar. ahipil and Exhibitions at Oxford and Cambridge and 28 Higher Certificates from the Oxford and Cambridge Schools Examination Board, with 38 distinctions in 1C different subjects, being the .largest number of "distinctions gained in that year by any public school, and in the year 1898 it gained 7 Open Scholarships at leading colleges of Oxford and Cambridge (including one at Balliol and one at Trinity, Cambridge, and covering the 4 subjects—classics, mathematics, science, and history), being the greatest number of Open Scholarships gained in that year by any school in proportion to its number of boys, and only 8 Of the largest public schools gaining a greater number; while the Junior University Mathe- matical Exhibitioner in 1897 and the Junior E'niversity Mathematical Scholar in 1898 were landovery boys, the latter gaining his scholar- ships mainly on his school work, having been in residence at the University only one term. For Particulars, apply to the Warden College, Llandovery. [13088 TCTEATH & DISTRICT BILL-POSTING 131 COMPANY".—Late T. WALL. OFFICES :—ASSEMBLY ROOMS, NEATH. MANAGER:—J. W. ROBINSON. ,Lessees and Proprietors of the Beat Posting Stations in Neath and District, MUSICAL. I I MR. ARTHUR HEY, I Mus. BAC., F.R.C.O., L.R.A.M. (Organist and Choir-master St. James' Church), Prepares pupils for the R.A.M., R.C.O., T.C.L., and other Diplomas, and the Certificates of the Assoc. Board of the R.A.M. and R.C.M. I RECENT SUCCESSES :-A.T.C.L. (1898); A.R.C.O. (1898 and 1899): and Fifteen Assoc. Board Certificates (1898 and 1899). 8, PAGE-STREET, SWANSEA. MR. TOMLINSON, TEACHER OF THE VIOLIN & PIANO, IS prepared to supply ORCHESTRAS for CONCERTS, BALLS, and ENTERTAIN- MENTS in general. MR. A. TOMLINSON receives PUPILS for VIOLONCELLO. Terms on Application- 25, ST. HELEN'S ROAD. 1086] SWANSEA. MR. DONALD W. LOTT (Formerly Assistant Organist of Lichfield Cathedral), GIVES LESSONS IN PIANOFORTE AND ORGAN PLAYING (both Solo and Accompaniment), VOICE PRODUCTION AND SINGING, HARMONY, COMPOSITION, &c. (Personally or by Correspondence). MR. LOTT is prepared to give his MUSICAL LECTURES, and to accept Engagements as ) Conductor to Choral Societies and Choirs. Address: 43, WALTER-ROAD, Swansea. DANCING, CALISTHENICS, SPANISH AND PHYSICAL EXERCISES, GEDNEY HOUSE, ST. HELEN'S-ROAD. MISS CRAVEN has her Vacation during the Summer months. Her Classes will be resumed as usual in the Autumn. [18 ACADEMY OF MUSIC, 100, WALTER-ROAD. MRS. EDWARD FRICKER, MISS FLORENCE FRICKER, A.R.A.M., A.R.C.M., AND MISS MINNIE FRICKER, L.R.A.M. Piano, Harp, Violin, Voice Training and Solo Singing, Harmony, Sight-Singing, Theory of Music, Ac. 2444 TRADESMEN'S ANNOUNCEMENTS. BRANSBY'S MUMBLES. SAMPLES POST CHOSEN FOR THE FilER. CONNOISSEUR. HTODREDS OF TESTIMONIALS T E A S KKCEIYKD. JL XLL A O • Extra choice carefully selected Teas of the finest grades only. In half-chests, caddy boxes, tins, and lead packets. Specially digestive Tea (No. 4 blend), has won golden opinions. It is mild in flavour and free from acid or thickness, whilst possessing all the stimulating properties sought for in a cup of tea. To be had of first-class Grocers. Confectiotiers and Chenilsts, or FRAKK BRANSBY, Tea Merchant, Mumbles, B.S.O., Olam. pUGSLEY & gO N 24, WATERLOO STREET, FOB QLASS and pAPERHANGINGS OF ALL KINDS. Telephone No. 211. 8668 PATRONISED m BY ROYALTY. TOM B ARRON, ROYAL FLORIST AND BOUQUETIST, 7, OXFORD-STREET. WREATHS, CROSSES, &c., Unequalled it., Arrangement. Composed of Choicest Flowers Fresh Cut from the Gardens at Blackpill. INSPECTION INVITED. PLEASE ORDER EARLT Telegrams—"Barron. Swansea." THOS. R. ROBINSON, 15, EXCHANGE BUILDINGS, COAL MERCHANT (WHOLESALE and RETAIL). BEST LARGE AND THROUGH HOUSE AND ANTHRACITE COALS, AT LOWEST CURRENT PRICES. DAVIES* BALSAM OF HONEY FOR COUGH. Colds, Asthma, Tightness of the Chest, — Prepared only by J. DAVIES, M.P.8.. Dispei.tinp Chemist, 30. Hijzh.gtrcet. Swansea. fit COOKING STOVES. What you hear may be pleasing, but when people tell you that our 8tock of COOKING STOVES is exceptionally fine, and that you cannot approach it for price and quality anywhere in South v* ales; but if you want to be convinced you should visit our establishments without delay. and we will guarantee that YOII will not only be pleased but satisfied. JENKINS & CO., IRONMONGERS, 89, OXFORD-ST., 9 & 10. PAEK-ST., SWANSEA w HEATLEY'S HOP BIT rERS. THE MONARCH OF ALL TEMPERANCE DRINKS. I Of GROCERS. BOTTLERS, AND WINB MERCHANTS I AND WINB M:ERCBA.N'l'S EVERYWHERE. I WHEATLEY A-i D BArES. LTD., SHEFFIELD. j EVERY facility at the CAVBKIAK Offioe for exeouting all kinds of Printing. Excellence in Quality and Moderation in price always studied. Excellence in Quality and Moderation in price I always studied. I! THE COMING LIGHT. JOHN LEGG & SONS. NELSON STREET, SWANSEA. Are the SPECIAL AGENTS appointed for the Sale of the NEW WELSBACH BURNER in Swansea. Call and Inspect Stock of GAS FITTINGS and compare Prices. ABYSSINIAN TUBE WELLS SUPPLIED. GAS AND OIL ENGINES EXAMINED AND CAREFULLY TESTED FOB EFFICIENCY. TELEPHONE 142. BATHS, WHITE GLAZED SINKS, &c., AT LOWEST PRICES. Also the NEW C.X. WELLSBACH MANTLES of Increased Strength. J. H. NOTT. ST. HELEN'S ROAD, & QUAY PARADE, SWANSEA. Jr J"' C. ROWLAND, CONTRACTOR TO THE SWANSEA HARBOUR TRTJSTFFS AND HAULAGE CONTRACTOR b> TO THE MIDLAND AND OTHER RAILWAY COMPANIES, if TELVOEAPHIC ADDRESS— -|»7 A IC TI n N N M „ T „ ✓ "locomotive.- 1«, SOMERSET-PLACE. fl39T fl39T ESTABLISHED 1865. STEAM MARBLE AND MONUMENTAL WORKS ST. HELEN'S-ROAD, SWANSEA. WILLIAM COPUS. Mannfac^rer ^ofJWoruimen^^ra^le^s^Tonib^G^ra^-storie^and^C^^es TRLEP™ A. J. CHAPPELL. FISHMONGER & OYSTER MERCHANT, POULTERER, DEALER iN GAME &c., WIND STREET, SWANSEA, & MUMBLES. Telegraphie Address-" Chappell, Swansea." COUNTRY ORDERS PROMPTLY ATTENDED TO SHIPPING. IRELAND AND SCOTLAND. SWANSEA TO BELFAST AND GLASGOW. First-class Passenger STEAMERS are Intended to Sail from SHED No. 1, SOUTH DOCK BABIN, SWANSEA, To Belfast every Wednesday p.m. tide. To Glasgow every Wednesday & Friday p.m. tide. IrARRe Belfast Cabin, 17/6 Steerage, 10/- Glasgow 20/- „ 12/6 Return Ticltets,^Pare-and-a-half, available for Six Mouths. SPECIAL SUMMER KETURK FARES Belfast. 20!- available for 1 month. Glasgow. 25/. „ 14 days. The Beet Route to Fortrush, Giant*' Causeway, the Highlands and Islands of Scotland to the Isle of Man, via Belfast. Guide Book and all information from M. JOWBS .B.O.. Agoota, Swansea. ALLAN LINE ROYAL MAIL STEAMERS. To CANADA AND THE UNITED STATES. SAILINGS FROM LIVERPOOL s.s. Californian, for Quebec and Montreal. Aug. 3rd B.S. Assyrian, for St. John's, N.F., & Halifax Aug. 8tl> s.s. Tainui. for Quebec and Montreal Auii. JOtti s.s. Parisian, for Quebec and Montreal Aug. ]7tb 1.1. CoreaD, for St. John's, N.F., A Halifax. Aug. 19th s.s. Bavarian, for Quebec and Montreal Ausr. 24th Saloon Fare from A:10, 2nd Cabin 27, Steerage Lip. Through Tickets to all points at special rates. VAN ADA.-Haudbookl, mape, rates, and full particulars free on application to ALLAN BROTHERS A Co., 19, James-street, Liverpool; or to T. W. R. AfAsom & Co., 2, Mount-street; W. M. VAUGHAH, Salubriots- place, Wind-seseet. Swansea. s TIFF'S STARCH. ^TIFF'S STARCH. gTIFF'S STARCH. STIFF'S STARCH. ^TIFF'S STARCH. STIFF'S STARCH. STIFF'S STARCH. STIFF'S STARCH. s TIFF'S STARCH. s TIFF'S STARCH. STIFF'S STARCH. ^TIFF'S STARCH. Sold in lib. Picture Boxes. Sold in 51b. Packets. Trade Mark-Queen Bess. Uniform Quality. Warranted Pure. Moat Economical. Imparts an Exquisite Gloss Makes Linen Look like New. Kor Collars. For Wristbands. For Shirt Front*. For Neckties. For Cape. For Oulll. For Lace. For Linen. For Muslin*. For Curtains. For Table Cloths. Ask for Stiff's Starch. Note the Caution Label. Observe the Trade Mark. Bee Dr. JIassall., Testimonial. Mark what Dr. Griffin says. Read Pro. Herapath's Report. Sold by Grocer*. Bold by Druggists. Sold by Oilmen. Established 1813. Wholesale—STIFF A Co., REDCLIFF-STRKKT BRISTOL. 11709 LL. & T. B U L L IN, HEATHFIELD AND FFYNONE MEWS SWANSEA. Beg to state that they have added to their Busines8 New Funeral Carriages completely. Telephone No. 65. 143 TANGYES GAS & OIL ENGINES Cornwall Works, BIRMINGHAM. South Wales Office: I 6, High-st., Cardiff. SILVER'S OIL Stop* Irritation: PreTentaflnlfammation; Free of Pain in Five Minutes. SPEEDILY cures Rheumatism, Eczema, Ulcers, Plies Is Sprains, Bad Legs, Sore Throat, Bronchitis. Neuralgia, and all aches and painl. Money returned if not satiBtied. fd., Is. Id. and 2s. 3d., post free, of Proprietor, JOHN SILVER, CROTDON, ENGLAND, and •old by Sole Agent JOHN DAVIES. DRvo STOBES, 80, HIGH-STREET, SWAPSSJ FJLENTS, MARQUEES, FLAGS, SHIELDS, DECORATIONS, CHAIRS, TABLES, TRESTLES. WATER BOILERS, TEA URNS, FOR SALE OR HIRE. ApPLT- THOS. FORD & CO., PIER-STREET, SWANSEA. BILLPOSTING. THJbT WAN.SE A MERCANTILE BANK" LIMITED. 18, PARK-STREET, SWANSEA. 18, PARK-STREET, SWANSEA. 23 TO £500 IWM tn^0EI> 1° a11 Cla88e8 n{ Tradesmen *i, 8-11(3 respectable Householders* upon their OWN NOTE OF HAND and all i Seourities. P4TMENTg to Applications promptly attended to by 651 H. B. JONES, MANAGER. THE TRAVERSAL BI..J, POSTING CO. RENT t'llle LARGEST POSTING STATIONS In Swansea and snrroundinor District. ADDRESS-28, LOWER UNION STREET SWANSEA A1» THE Å BERA YON & PORT TALBOT BILLPOSTING COMPANY UNDERTAKE I BILLPOSTING AND ADVERTISING IN ALL ITS BRANCHE8. I MANAGER P. R. JAMES. o TBII SWANSEA & J)ISTEK,T BILLPOSTING AND ADVERTISING CCMr/.NY OFFICES ■—GOAT-STREET, SWANSEA. MY DEAR MADAM, T J. ,T°n sbo"ld no* ory over that bad leg. Just listen: Mrs. Harker, 140, Lis ome-rovf a !?* for five Shi lots of things, and was treated at Lonrf™, I .6 1\ I Hospitals with DO result*. OIL and Itt r E R 's SPECIAL A'il-Lb completely cured fe ubU1 Mrs■ Burden. Withy brook, near Coventry, the doctors gave it uj> as a harl job. but was cured by SILVER'S OIL and SILVER'S SPECIAL PILLS, the Wonderfi Remedies for Bad Lers, Rheumafi*m V«r;™o v » Ulcer?, Ecrema.l&c. SILVER'S PILLS also enro Constipation, Indigestion. Headache. Pain, in the Back, &c., and SILVER'S OIL Snasm? Wound. Sore Throat, Neuralgia, &t\ Is. Id.* 2s. 3d., and 4*. 6d. post free. ONE ORDER IN TEN GIVEN AWAY. If your order is the tenth, or twentieth, and so, on, received every day at Croydon, the monev will be returned, less cost of postage. Send to-.lay to JOHN SILVER, 74, LABOKATGBT CROYDON also sold by Sole Agent- JOHN DAVIES, DRVO STOBES, 30, HIGH-STRKET, SWANSEA. NOTICE. MR. ALFRED JJALL Begs to inform his friends that he has joined the 01ci-E>tabliaheJ t irm of MESSRS. MORRIS AND CO., LIMITED, WINE MERCHANTS, BRISTOL. Fisher Street, SwatksFa, July 1st, 1899. EDRYCHWCH YMA DAKLLF.NWCH IIWN* jgWYDDFA'R « 0AMBRIAN YW'R LLE GOBXC TXG NGWITMRU AM WAITH ARGRAFFU 0 BOH MATH, CYMRAEG A SEISNIG, AM Y PRIBIAU KWTAF RHESTMOL y L;Nojl A THESTLUSRWYDD A PHERFFEITH- RWYDD Y GWAITH. Danfonir Estimates ynrhfrd—Uofier 11 CyftiriaJ "Y CAMBRIAN," 58, WIND STREET, SWANSEA. SPECIAL NOTICE. PRINTING OF EVERT DESCRIPTION I AT THE CAMBRIAN OFFICE, I SWANSEA.