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SWANSEA.

RUTIIIN BOARD OF GUARDIANS.…

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ON THE SOVEREIGNTY OF GOD…

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THE LATE REV. D. HUGHES, OF…

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NORTH WALES.

I:';STI. ACTIONS OF THE SCHOOL…

THE TURNPIKE ROAD BILL.

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THE TURNPIKE ROAD BILL. Dr. Roberts then drew attention to what he considered a highly injurious measure, which was about to be submitted to Parliament. It was proposed by Government to make all the turnpike-road debts a charge upon the public, and to charge the poor rates with six pounds interest aad redemption money for every £ 100 of such debt, amounting to many millions, for twenty-eight years. All the poor-rates came from the occu" piers, the owners of land and houses did not pay a single penny. This proposal, if carried, would accelerate the ruin, which the Poor-law system, as at present administered, had in store for the rate-payers. This announcement produced considerable sensation among the Guardians, and several of 'them declared that it would not be possible for them to pay even the present rates much longer. Dr. Roberts said he was perfectly aware of that fact, and was fully convinced that but a short time could elapse ere the in- dustrial classes were brought to a stand sullo