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THE CONTEST IN THE FLINTSHIRE…

LIBERAL MEETING AT FLINT.

NOTES ON THE FLINT BOROUGHS…

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THE CANDIDATE'S CATECHISM.

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THE CANDIDATE'S CATECHISM. The near approach of the general election renders it advisable for future candidates to hold themselves ready for any emergency. Those, therefore, who purpose canvassing a constituency would do well to be prepared with answers to the following list of questions:— What is your name? Where do you come from ? What do you call yourself ? What do other people call you? Have you ever changed your politics, and, if so, where are they ? Can you define" Imperial interests ? Will you disestablish the Church at once if elected ? Are you a Dissenter, and, if so, where would you like to be buried ? Did you ever see a contented Irishman, and what is your explanation of Home Rule ? What will you take to drink ? Do you suffer from corns, and will you buy all your medicines from the retail chemist ? Will you become a subscriber, and will you induce all your friends to subscribe to our local institution ? Have you a skeleton in your cupboard ? What is going to happen next? Do you apprc-ve of the income tax, and have you ever sent conscience money to the Chancellor of the Exchf quer ? Are you under the influence of your female relations, and will you further the extention of women's rights ? Can you say when the national debt will be paid off Are you ready to take the pledge ? State your opinion as to the rise, progress, and future of Parliamentary obstruction ? If returned by one party, will you ever side with the other ? Will you obey the dictations of a Caucus ? Have you any fads concerning foreign policy or domestic legislation ? Have j ou any reason to suppose yourself a bet- ter man than your opponent ? Would you refuse the office of Prime Minister ? How much willlyoti give for a vote ?

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THE WATER SUPPLY OF HENLLAN.

"SALUS IN URBE."

HOLYWELL SCHOOL BOARD.

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Sporting.

DENBIGH BOROUGHS.