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PENTRETY(.WYN,CAHMAHTHEXSHIRE

-! Death of Mr Long Trice.

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——————— Talley House, where Mr Long Price died on Sunday mornintr, has been the home of the Prices for many generations. Much of it had fallen into ruins when Mr Long Price came into possession, but lie restored it, and generally improved the place and its outlook. Talley, too, was the home of Thomas Lewis, a poetic blacksmith, who gave the Calvinistic Methodists two of their finest hymns, one of which is always sung at Communion services, Thomas Lewis, used to call at Talley House in the time of Air Daniel Price, but not so often as the latter wished. So in order to gel him to more frequently, Mr 1 rice gave him t.hfi t,!i.«dc of winding the eight-day clod every Saturday night, lliomas Lewis, did this for forty years, and then the task was handed on to his grandson, William Griffiths, who is.aljso a blacksmith, haviug learned his trade with his grandfather, and he still labours in exactly the same spot i, Ili,, grand- father did. William Griffiths is now eighty- six, and he had woundlhe old clock at Talley House for sixty year?, so that between the two men the work has been done without a break for just one hundred years. break for just one hundred years.

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