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-------- ITHE "POT" DIARY.

SWANSEA TIDE TABLE.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21, 1895.

ITHE RE-BUILDING OF ST ICHURCH.

EARLY RESIGNATION.

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IClilCKET.

FOOTBALL.

STKAY ITU MS.

--.r. -------T RIVAL FARMERS…

THE SUNDAY CLOSING ! ACT.

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THE SUNDAY CLOSING ACT. SWANSEA PUBLICAN CONVICTED, Thomas Williams, landlord of the Fabian's Inn, was summoned at the Swansea Police- court on Tuesday, for selling liquor 011 Sunday, Aug. 11, i-,C. Williams (33), staled that Oil tho evening in question, he saw two women, named Northey and Popham, entering the public house by asidedcor, Mrs. Nerthey subsequently camo out by the samedoor with a bottle of ale wrapped in h-r shawl. I lie took tho boUielrotnher, and she ran away, Atterwards. aecompunicd by a. at ho went to her house, aud she admitted haviug the bejr, but said it bad been paid for the previous night, IIer st0l-y was th.it iv man, who was lodging at the um offered to pay for two-pennyworth of anything she might choose. She repliod that "she would prefer to take it awav with her, and a pint or ale at 4d, a quart was pit into a bottle. As she bad fo go somewhere before gratis: I home she left it at tho pubi.c-liGuse, intending to call for it on her return journey. Sho was ia returning, however, and sho found the place; closed and ihe therefore went the lollowing evening to get it. The constable turihei stated that tne bcisr soeuied quite fresh drawn, as the top of the boLtla wa» filied with froth. He saw Llie other woman alierwards and she admitted having a bottle of A seaman who was stasuig at the I inn and 1rs Williams gave evidence corroborating the story of the transaction, the latter saying that she had iea loth topive the icf-r oil bunday as bile had an idea that it was not etiier right. She thought their worships overlook such a slight slip. The Stipendiary, however, said that tnov could not believe the improbable s'orv that I had been offered them 111 explanation, and the olfeace bavin > been fully admitted with re- gard to the ginger beer, they decided that the landlord should be lined liOs. and costs.

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