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GOWERTON & DISTRICT NOTES AND NEWS. [BY OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT] SINGING FESTIVAL. — The annual singing festival of the Independents of Waunarlwydd and district was held at Sardis Chapel, Waunarlwydd, on Monday last The singing w as excellent, and the proceedings throughout were characterised with a genuine Welsh hwyl." Mr. Joseph Tanner, Gowerton, has been appointed iranager of Caergynydd Colliery, Waunatrlwydd, in place of Mr. Thomas Owen, Ystrad-road, who has resigned his position. We are given to understand that Mr. John Bowen, who for many years has been manager of the mills department of the Fair- wood Tinplate Works, Gowerton, has resigned in order to take up a similar appointment at the old Yspitty Works, Loughor. The em- ployees of 1 airwood, by whom Mr. Bowen was highly respected, intend making him the re- cipient of a handsome present. The cricket season is upon us-strictly speaking, it has commenced — and from all that one hears, Gowertonians may look for- ward to a pretty rosy time. They have acquired some excellent new talent, and it will be their own fault if they do not eniov many good days. We shall each week record names of play- ers who particularly distinguish themselves during the preceding week. The Waunarlwydd cricketers have net, as yet, awakened from their winter's sleep. Will someone please etir them up. QUOITS—The annual general meeting of the members of the Waunarlwydd Quoiting Club was held at the Farmer's Arms, Waunarlwydd, on Tuesday evening last. The chair was occupied by Mr. D. J. Williams, and there was a. large attendance of members. The secretary produced the balance sheet for the previous year, and it was adopted. The selection of otacers ureated some little excitement. Eventually, however, Mr. Daniel Jones was appointed captain Mr. James Williams, New-roari, hon. secretary and Mr. Thomas Davies, treasurer. "THE CAMBRIAN" is on sale at Mr. W D. Williams, Gowerton; and Mrs. Llewelyn, Gorseinon.

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