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BRECONSHIRE CHAMBER OF AGRICULTURE.

ISHOCKING ACCIDENT AT A COLLIERY.

THE ATTEMPT TO KILL TWO! GIRLS…

DISASTROUS FIRE AT A COLLIERY.

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SINGULAR FIND.

DEATH OF AN OLD NAVAL OFFICER.

THE ENTOMBED MINERS.

THE ABBE LISZT. i

A BRITISH SHIP PLUNDERED BY…

SERIOUS TRAMWAY COLLISION…

SERIOUS RAILWAY ACCIDENT.

ALARMING FIRE IN LONDON.

SAD ACCIDENT AT ALDERSHOT.

SHOCKING AFFAIR AT BARNSTAPLE.

HORRIBLE END OF A LUNATIC…

A PASSENGER STEAMER ASHORE;

DEFRAUDING A DETECTIVE,

THE ARMSTRONG ABDUCTION CASE.

HEROIC ACT OF A MEDICAL MAN.

THE MANCHESTER SHIP CANAL.

LIFE IN A LONDON LODGING-HOUSE.

THE FAILURE OF A WELSH COLLIERY…

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THE FAILURE OF A WELSH COLLIERY PROPRIETOR. STATEMENT OF AFFAIRS. LIABILITIES OVER £ 200,000. The summary of the statement of affairs, with the Official Receiver's observations thereon, have been issued to the creditors under the heavy failure of Mr. Richard Attenborough. The debtor was a large colliery and ironstone mine owner, and also carried on business in New Bond-street as a jeweller and goldsmith, the principal mines owned by him being Wedgwood Colliery, Tunstall, the Hall of Lee Colliery, Stoke-on-Trent, and the Resolven Colliery, Neath. Upon the application to appoint Mr. Roderick Mackay special manager of the estate it transpired that the total liabilities would exceed £ 200,000. Tha accounts filed show gross liabilities £259,812, of which £69,990 is unsecured, and assets £ 9,525. From the observations of the Official Receiver, it appears that the debtor for many years carried on the business of a pawnbroker, money- lender, and jeweller in Piccadilly, and retired in January, 1874, at which time he estimates that he had a surplus of about £ 100,000. Of this £60,000 was said to be represented by the estimated value of his stock at Piccadilly, the realisation of which extended over about ten years, resulting in a loss of about £ 25.000, included in which is a loss of £ 5,000 on the business in New Bond-street opened for the purposes of the realisation. Since 1874 the debtor has sunk and expended large sums in the purchase of building estates at Reading, and in the Lower Resolven, Hall of Lee, and Wedgwood Col- lieries, Strata Florida Lead Mine, Brixworth and Spratton Ironstone Quarries, St. James' End Works, Northampton, &c., most of which have resulted in a heavy loss either from forced sales and working, or arising from depreciation in values as estimated for present realisation. On the Whitley Park and Gully Farm Estate, Reading, the cost and outlay are put down at £ 104,500, and the loss upon realisation at £37.500, but there is an estimated surplus on the Kate's Grove Estate at Reading of £ 6,400. The debtor attributes his failure to losses resulting from the forced sales of the two estates above mentioned. The books are not kept sufficiently to disclose his transactions and the position of his affairs, and the deficiency is only approximately explained. In the unsecured liabilities are in- cluded claims of the debtor's relatives amounting to £ 38,000. The item of other property in the assets, £5,800, consists of the estimated value of the leases of the mines and other properties. The first meeting is appointed for the 28th inst.

TERRIBLE EXPLOSION AT WALTON

EXTRAORDINARY CAREER OF A…

DISORDERLY HOUSES.

THE ATTEMPTED CHILD MURDER…

MEMORIAL TO DR. TAIT.

FATAL TRAP ACCIDENT.

THE BATH MINERAL WATERS.

SUDDEN DEATH AT BURRY PORT.

FRIGHTFUL ACCIDENT AT A PONTEFRACT…

THE FATAL ACCIDENT AT ALDERSHOT.

THE NEW MCJNSTKR BANK.

GREAT BURGLARIES AT LEICESTER.

MRS. LANGTRY IN THE COUNTY…

SHOCKING COLLIERY ACCIDENT…

DIABOLICAL OUTRAGE AT LLANISHEN.

THE PENARTII CHAPEL DISPUTE.

THE FATAL COLLIERY ACCIDENT…

DISASTROUS FIRE AT BRIDGEND.

SERIOUS WOUNDING CASE AT FERNDALE.

A DANGEROUS GAME AT TON YSTRAD.

SINGULAR FATALITY AT FERNDALE.

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VOLUNTEER INTELLIGENCE.

IPLOUGHING MATCH AT RAGLAN.

ST. MELLON'S PLOUGHING MATCH.

GAZETTE NEWS.

TRADE REPORTS.

THE ASSESSMENT OF COLLIERIES…

THE CHARGE AGAINST A DUBLIN…

THE WEEK'S MARKETS.

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