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MILFORD HAVEN.

FISHGUARD.

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CARMRTHEN. 'A

NORTH WALES.

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NORTH WALES. BANGOR FRIARS SCHOOL.- -Dr. Owen Roberts hus memo- rialised the Legislature rehitive to the abase of funds of this charity. The petition to the House of Commons was entrusted to Mr. Bright, who returned the following reply :— London, March 15th, 1849. Sir,-I presented your petition yesterday. The condition of educational endowments in England and Wales is disgraceful to the Legislature but there is a notion abroad that all these things, AND the Government departments, and the Church pro- perty, are so many modes by which people live, who don't think it respectable to work. I mean this notion prevails ex- tensively among those who enjoy the misappropriation of fundic which, of right, belong to the public. "Did the House of Commons represent the nation, such A scandalous system would not be permitted to continue. I am, yours truly, O. O. Robert?, Esq., Bangor. "JOHN BKIGHT<" EXTRAORDINARY BIRTH.—AT Borth, the wife of Lewis Jones, seaman, of three cliildi-Il, two boys and a girl. The mother and tHe little strangers are doing wdl.—narvon Herald. JIOL YIIF.AD.- U p,vards of eighty men, mechanics and la- bourers, employed in her Majesty's Dockyard, Holyhead,, have received notice that their services will not be required after the 1st of the ensuing month. CHESTER AND HOLYIIFAD ItAILWAY.-At the specinl meet- ing of the proprietors, held on Friday hist, the purchase of the Moid Railway was confirmed, by a majority of 37 to 9. The following was given as the estimated traffic 6f the Mold Railway :—Passengers, £ 9,432; parCfels, £ ot)0; hortses, e&r_ riages, and dogs, £ 500; mails, £ 713; merchandise and agricultural produce, £ 710; cattle, £ 302; minerals, £ 10,000; gross traffic, X22,157 deduct for working charges 50 per cent. £ 11,079 net revenue, £ 11,078: which, on the total cost of X185,900, will give a pi-ofit of X- 5 19s. 2d. per cent.

ANGLESEY ASSIZES.

DENBIGHSHIRE ASSIZES.

NORMAL COLLEGE FOR WALES.

lUligtHM SIMIGOT.

"HAPPY HOME."

THE BISHOP TO HIS CAPTIYE.