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J. M. PORTER, THE ESTATE OFFICE, COLWYN BAY, SURVEYOR, VALUER, ESTATE AGENT. For Sale. LAN-D.-Several hundred acres comprising the "est freehold building sites in Colwyn Bay and neighbourhood, also several small estates. liOUSES.-A large number of private residences ,n Colwyn Bay, Colwyn and neighbourhood for sale, also shops and other business premises. £$co will purchase a freehold house with roomy Yard, centre of town, near to the station. Room for erection of stabling or workshops. House Convertible into shop. 11 To Let. COLWYN BAY.—Two excellent houses, south aspect, first class construction. immediate Possession. Rents £ 95 and ;C75- COLWYN.-Det a ched Residence containing 9 bedrooms and 3 entertaining, kitchen, scullery, bathroom, w.c.'s, lavatory, etc. Within easy reach of both shore and station. Rent moderate. A large number of houses from £ 32 rent uPWards. A sum of £ "jcoo for investment on good free- wold securities, will be divided. L_ 0 D. M. ROBERTS, ARCHITECT, SURVEYOR, VALUER, AUCTIONEER, LAND AND ESTATE AGENT, FIRE & LIFE ASSURANCE AGENT, CONWAY. Plans and Surveys Executed. S Twelve years experience in House, Villa, School and Chapel Architecture. Several Choice Freehold Building Sites on Sale. SALES BY AUCTION ot Household Properties, Furniture, Landed Estates, etc., promptly conducted. HOUSES, FURNISHED & UNFURNISHED, to be let or sold by private treaty. FOR SALE OR To LET.—Two desirable Freehold Semi-detached Villas at Deganwy. Grand site. Commanding excellent views FOR SALE.-Freeliold Shop and Dwelling House, and 2 Cottages abutting on main road between Conway and Llandudno. ON SALE OR To LET FURNISHED OR OTHERWISE. -Two Semi-detached Houses on Gyffin Road, Conway. 366-51 Apartments to Let. C'OLWYN BAY-EDELWEIS, Private Boarding House-The Misses Retemeyer.—Winter terms, 35 per week inclusive. 365-52 COMFORTABLE Private Apartments, with home comforts and good attendance, with C, r without board, moderate teffns. Splendid references.—Mrs R. Jones, Hazlemere, Rhiw Road, Colwyn Bay. 365— PROMENADE, Colwyn Bay. "Hawkstone." Apartments. Newly furnished by an elllinent London Firm. Directly facing sea. Magnificent views. With Board from October to Easter. Apply as above. 365—52 ARDENLEE, Llewelyn Road, Cohvyn Bay. Superior Apartments. Ever}' attention. Moderate Terms. Boarding if required. Good Tariff. Magnificent view of Woods. Close to Sea. Spler.did references.—Mrs. Bretherick. 365—52 ST. WINIFREDS BOARDING HOUSE, Mostyn Road, pleasantly situated in best part of Bay, central, comfortable, liberal table, Moderate terms.- Mrs. Gray. 334—s CLEVELAND VILLA, Woodland Road, Colwyn Bay. —Private apartments, com- fortable, central, fine view of wOQds and sea, good tariff, splendid references.- Mrs. R. Jones. 334-S GLEN HURST (Miss Carr), Greenfield Road, To be let furnished or in apartments. 322-26 TALYBONT, Near Conway. — Comfortable Apartments with or without board. 1 sitting room, 3 bedrooms. Pleasantly situated, Splendid scenery. Moderate terms. Apply, Mrs J. R. Jones, Plas Arvon, Talybont, Conway. 372-S. TO LET. — Colwyn Bay. — First-class Apartments, thoroughly comfortable, situate best part of Bay, close to Promenade. Excellent Cuisine. The Hollies, Princess Drive, Colwyn Bay. 378—s MORANEDD, Marine Road, Colwyn Bay.— N Handsome furnished Apartments. House stands in its own grounds, lovely sea and mountain views. One minute from Tennis Ground and Promenade. 385-s. \X J ELL FURNISHED large front sitting and bedroom. Pleasant and convenient situatkm. 10/6 weekly, if permanent.— Apply, "E," Weekly News Office. Colwyn Bay. 385- To be Let. RONIENADE.-Seiiii-detacheci House, con- taining twelve bedrooms end three sitting rooms, kitchen, scullery, pantries, etc., etc.; two w.c's., and all other conveniences, together with adjoining buildings, containing large dining and recreation rooms, etc., etc. Apply, J. M. Porter, The Estate Office, Colwyn Bay. 373— TO LET.—No. 1, Mount Pleasant, Conway. —Apply, THOMAS ABRAM, Estate Agent, &c., Conway. 375- Money. MONEY. —All persons in need of financial assistance and desirous of avoiding the usual money lending channels, should apply to the HOUSEHOLDERS' AID SOCIETY, who are re- presented in Llandudno and its vicinity, by MR. F. J. SARSON, Auctioneer, The County Auction Mart, Llandudno. LIO to £200 advanced without delay. Reasonable interest and strictly private. 364-52 MONEY LENT PRIVATELY.—To Farmers,Tradesmen, Lodgring: House Keepers and others, in sums of £ 10 up to £ ~po, ON BORROWERS' OWN NOTE OF HANO, without sureties, at much lower rates than usually charged. Repay- ments arranged to suit Borrowers' requirements. Extensive business done for 25 years past. No BILLS OF SALE TAKEN. For Prospectus and Terms apply personally, or write to GEORGE PAYNE, Accountant, 3, Crescent Road, Rhyl. Head Office: 20, Kennedy Street, Manchester.-Established 1870. 376- 52 MONEY— £ 3 to £ 500. — MONEY. ED. WILLIS having a considerable sum at his disposal, is prepared to advance same to respectable householders, tradesmen, farmers, etc., for long or short periods, on very moderate terms. No respectable application is ever refused. Applicants can be assured of courteous treatment and strict confidence. Apply, by letter only, to ED. WILLIS, 2, North Terrace, Newtown, Rhyl, or 286, Great Cheetham St., West, Higher Broughton, Manchester. ED. WILLIS can be seen every Monday evening, 6 to 10, at 2, North Terrace,Newtown, Rhyl. 379—'3 /~5 to £ 1000 on your own security. No Bonds *0 required. Strictly private. No fees. To respectable Householders, Farmers, Tradesmen, Lodginlg-house Keepers, and others, male or female. Write or call. District Agent, 57 Wellington Road, Rhyl. 387-13 Sales by Mr. F. A. Dew. F. A. DEW, AUCTIONEER, SORYEYQR, VALUER, AND LAND AGENT, Llewelyn Chambers, COLWYN BAY. Ten years (including five years' articles) with two of the largest firms of Land Agents in the country. AUCTIONS of Landed Estates, Freehold and Leasehold Business Premises, House Property, Building Land, Hotels, Live and Dead Farming Stock, Household Furniture, Pictures, Books, and Plate. VALUATIONS of Estates, Business Premises, Private Residences, Building Land, Standing Timber, Agricultural Property (including Tenant Right Valuations under Agreement or the Agri- cultural Holdings Act) Dilapidations, &c., and for Probate, Mortgage, Trustees, Business Transfers, Hotels, &c. ^MORTGAGES ARRANGED. SALES BY PRIVATE TREATY. HOUSES TO LET-Furnished & Unfurnished. Information given of Houses, Building Estates, Farms, Country Residences, and Business Pre- mises for Sale or to Let in all parts of North Wales. FIRE, LIFE, AND GENERAL INSURANCE AGENT. The Offices occupy the most prominent and central position in Colwyn Bay, thus affording unequalled publicity to all Auction Announce- ments FURNISHED HOUSES. Full particulars of Houses to Let Furnished during the Summer months in the following towns, will be sent free of charge on application stating requirements:— Colwyn Bay, Old Colwyn, Rhos and District, Conway, Llanfairfechan, Penmaenmawr, Bettws- y-coed, Trefriw, Llandudno and Deganwy, Rhyl nd Abergele, Bangor, Beaumaris, and Menai Bridge. FOR SALE. BY PRIVATE TREATY. -FREEHOLD.- Several very choice PLOTS of BUILDING LAND; also a large selection of Superior RESIDENCES, suitable for occupation or investment in Colwyn Bay and neighbourhood. HOUSES WANTED.—Almost daily applica- tions for furnished and Unfurnished Houses.— No charge made unless actual business results. MORTGAGES.—Wanted to advance at low interest on sound freehold investments, sums of £ 300, ^600, £ 800, and £ 1,200. FOR INVESTMENT.—Several substantially built and well let Residences for Sale, shewing 6 per cent inferest on purchase money. Fire and Life Insurance Afn all its branches. Agent for the Alliance Fire and Life, the Man- chester Fire, the Norwich and London Accident, and other old established Offices. TO LET. FURNISHED. Several Houses in good positions in Colwyn Bay and neighbourhood. Rents varying accord- ing to accommodation. Full particulars of F. A. PEW as above. Sale by Mr. John Pritchard. TY-MAWR ESTATE, MIDWAY BETWEEN DEGANWY AND LLANDUDNO JUNCTION. IMPORTANT TO SMALL CAPITALISTS, BUILDERS AND OTHERS. MR. JOHN PRITCHARD is favoured with the instructions of the Town Council of the Borough of Conway, to SELL BY PUBLIC AUCTION at the CASTLE HOTEL, CONWAY, on FRIDAY, AUGUST 7th, 1896, at 2.30 p.m., the small but valuable FREEHOLD ESTATE of 5,179 square yards known as "Tymawr, Deganwy," divided into 9 lots, and occupying a commanding position in this daily increasing popular resort. The above Estate is ripe for development, enjoys free and uninterrupted views of the charming scenery in which this district abounds, and must commend itself to those seeking invest- ments or sites for residences. Water and gas and sewage pipes now pass through the property, thereby considerably facilitating building opera- tions. Plans and particulars may be obtained 10 days prior to the sale, at the Hotels in the neighbour- hood, MESSRS. WM. JONES, PORTER & AMPHLETT, Solicitors, Conway T. E. PARRY, ESQ., Town Clerk, Conway; T. B. FARRINGTON, ESQ., Borough Engineer, Conway or the AUCTIONEER, Bodhyfryd, Bangor. 388-3 VICTOR ALBERT, HIGH-CLASS WATCHMAKER, JEWELLER AND OPTICIAN, CONWAY ROAD, COLWYN BAY. 4^TB.—Agent for H. Lawrance's Spectacles. ° 365-53 Now, gentlemen, upon the unmistakeable facts which are before you, you can have no hesitation in finding as your Verdict 4 that JOBI WILLIAMS' Boots and Shoes are the very best value that money can buy. Men's Boots from 3/11 Women's do. from 2/11 NOTE ADDRESS:— 12, Station Road, COLWYN BAY. T. BRACKSTONE & CO, HOUSE AND ESTATE AGENTS, COAL MERCHANTS, CENTRAL BUILDINGS, OPPOSITE STATION ROAD, COLWYN BAY. NO CHARGE TO APPLICANTS FOR HOUSES, APARTMENTS, or LAND. J. E. ROBERTS & Co., AUCTIONEERS » VALUERS, House and Estate Agents. Sales conducted owfeasonable terms. Cash advanced on Absolute Sale. OFFICES :— Station Road, Colwyn Bay. 297-52 Scholastic. A RT CLASSES. MISS HOLMES, Certified Art Mistress, South Kensington; Exhibitor at Manchester. Liverpool. Southport, etc.; Member of The Gwynedd Ladies' Art Society, Conway. RECEIVES Pupils for instruction in Drawing', Shading", Painting in Oils and Water Col- our from Models, Casts and Natural Objects; Sketching from Nature, Modelling and Design. Class Days: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Special arrangements made for private lessons and for visitors. LARKFIELD, WOODLAND ROAD, COLWYN BAY. 326^-52 ABERGELE DISTRICT COUNTY INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL. HRADMASTER CHARLES A. WILLIAMS, M.A., London, Ph.D., Strassburg. MISTRESS MISS T. HENRY Of Newnham College, Cambridge. Hist, Tripos, 1893; Certificated Cambridge Higher Local (Honours); South Kensington and Royal Academy Music; AND OTHER VISITING MASTERS. THE course of study will embrace sound modern education, preparation for marticu- tion at the Universities. Pupils will have the advantage of competing for the County exhib- itions. Terms, £ 1 6s. 8d. per term — £ 4 per annum, inclusive of all school books and stationery. The fees will be reduced when more than one member of the same family attends the School. School opens September nth, 1895. For further particulars and forms of application for admission, apply- HEAD MASTER, INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL, 351- ABERGELE. LLANDUDNO AND CONWAY COUNTY SCHOOL (DUAL), Recently Established under the Welsh Education Act. HEAD MASTER: J. M. ARCHER THOMSON, M.A., Formerly Exhibitioner at Clare College, Cam- bridge; Classical Honours, 1884. The First Term will commence on Monday, February 10th. Applications for admission should be made at once to the Hon. Clerk, Avallon Llandudno. Particulars respecting Boarders may be obtained from the Head Master. 363— PIANOFORTE, SINGING, ORGAN AND THEORY. MR. C. SYDNEY VINNING, ORGANIST AND CHOIRMASTER OF ST. THOMAS' CHURCH, RHYL. (Late Principal of the Leamington Academy of Music; Representative of the Royal Academy of Music Local Examiner for the Royal College of Music; Secretary for the Trinity College, London). PATRONS: SIR GEORGE GROVE, D.C.L., L.L.D., R.C.M. SIR A. C. MACKENZIE, Mus. Doc., Principal R.A.M. SIR JOHN STAINER, M.A., Prof. Mus., Oxford Univ. SIR HERBERT OAKLEY, Late Prof. Mus., Edin. Univ. Candidates prepared for the Universities and all Musical Examinations. Over 170 Pupils have passed R.A.M., R.C.M. and other Examinations in 10 vears. MR. VINNING VISITS COLWYN BAY. 383a—13 Address:—CRAIGMORE, RHYL. pICTURE FRAMING! PICTURE FRAMING! Latest Styles of Moulding. Prompt Delivery, Special Low Prices, AT C. R. CHAPLIN, BRON CflSTELL," (Opposite Mr. Edwin Jones, The Mews), 365-52 COLWYN BAY. The Favourite SCOTCH WHISKY of the day. Awarded Prize Medals wherever exhibited. Roderick Dhu OLD HIGHLAND WHISKY. Sold everywhere, in the Firm's own labelled 1% and capsuled bottles. WRIGHT & REIG, Ltd., GLASGOW. 379-13 "COURAGEOUS, intelligent, persistent advertising means the largest possible success in any particular line. W. H. SHEPPERD, ARTISTIC HOUSE DECORATOR, AUCTIONEER, VALUER, &C. Cash advanced on Household Furniture, Stock-in-Trade, &c., for absolute Sale. SALES CONDUCTED ON MODERATE TERMS. PROMPT SETTLEMENTS. WATERLOO HOUSE, COLWYN BAY. 342- Public Notices. BEECH HOLME, COLWYN BAY, 20TH JULY, 1896. MR. AND MISS COGSWELL take this earli- est public opportunity of most sincerely thanking all their friends, near neighbours and others, for their very great assistance and timely aid in suppressing the recent Fire at Beech Holme, which, but for their kind, willing help, might have resulted most disastrously. To one and all they tender their warmest thanks and are very grateful for the numerous expressions of sympathy which they have received. 389-1 URBAN SANITARY DISTRICT OF COLWYN BAY AND COLWYN. PRIVATE STREETS WORKS ACT, 1892. T T rHEREAS the Urban District Council of VV Colwyn Bay and Colwyn, being the Urban Authority for the Urban Sanitary District of Colwyn By and Colwyn, have resolved to execute certain Private Street Works in Victor Road, within the said District. And whereas the Surveyor of the said Authority has prepared a specification, plans and sections, estimate and provisional apportionment with respect to such Works. Notice is hereby given that the said Urban Authority, on the 14th day of July, 1896. passed a resolution in the following terms, viz.: "Resolved that the specification, plans, sections, and pro- visional apportionments of the cost of sewering, levelling, paving, metalling, flagging, channelling, and making good of Victor Road, Colwyn Bay, as presented to this meeting by the Surveyor, be approved, and that the above resolution be publish- ed in the local newspaper called The Weekly News for two consecutive weeks,and published at or near Victor Road, once in each of three successive weeks, and copies thereof be served on the Owners shewn as liable to be cearged in the provisional apportionment, and that the approved specification, plans and sections, estimate and provisional apportionment be deposited at the Urban District Council Offices, Colwyn Bay, and be open to inspection from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, except on Saturdays, when the same shall be open to inspection from ]0 a.m. to 1 p.m., during one month after the date of the first publication of this notice. By Order, JAMES PORTER, 389-2 Clerk to the said Authority. THE LLANDUDNO URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL. TO MARINERS. NOTICE is hereby given that the Urban District Council of Llandudno intend to construct and fix a REFCGE RAFT upon the Sand Bank in the Conway Estuary, at or about the point situated in Latitude 33° iS^1 and Longitude 2 3° 52'* The Raft will be placed in position on and after Tuesday, the 4th day of August, 1896. Signed. A. CONOLLY, Clerk to the Council. July 22nd, 1896. 389-1 To be Sold. BUILDING LAND for Sale, best site in B Colwyn Bay. Money to lend. Builders financed. Apply, A. Roberts, Mortgage Broker, &c., Public Hall, Colwyn Bay. 352- FREEHOLD Land for sale by private treaty, Rare opportunity lor workmen and others to secure their own dwellings. 15 acres of freehold land in healthy locality and within 20 minutes walk of Colwyn Bay, sea and mountain views. Unconditional sale. Price from sixpence per yard. For further particulars apply to Mr. Moses Williams, Bodfryn, Colwyn Bay. 377— FOR SALE.—Ten Cottages and Shop, at Llanddulas. Leasehold, 30 years un- expired. Ground Rent, £ 2 12s. 6d. All let. Aggregate Rent, L.58.-Apply, J. Pierce-Lewis, Solicitor, Rhyl. 387-3 Wanted. GAS MANAGER.—The Colwyn Bay& District Gas Co. require a Manager. Salary, £ 2 per week. The duties may be obtained from the Secretary on application enclosing a stamped addressed envelope. Candidates are required to send in three original testimonials (which will be returned) with their applications, the latter to be in the Secretary's hands on or before July 28th, marked outside Manager," and addressed, The Secretary, Gas Company, Colwyn Bay, R.S.O. 387-3 WANTED. — House, Colwyn, between Marine Hotel and Laundry preferred. Three sitting, five bedrooms, bath, ground floor kitchen. Apply, M," Weekly News Office, Colwyn Bay. 389-1 Grasp These Facts! The Leading Oculists and Gentlemen".Of the MEDICAL PROFESSION use and recommend for all defects of Vision HENRY LAURANCE'S Improved Spectacles and Eyeglasses. That they Assist, Strengthen, and Preserve the :Sight is guaranteed by the many HUNDREDS of UNSOLICITED TESTIMONIALS received from grateful wearers whose sight has been benefited by their use when all others had failed. A lengthened list gratis on application to W. JONES & SON, iLL. JONES, Jewellers & Opticians, Chemist and Optician, Station Road, Lancaster Square, COLWYN BAY. CONWAY. By whom these Celebrated Glasses are sold. N.B.—None are genuine unless stamped H.L. 384-52 FASHIONS UP TO DATE. J. 0. Jones, London House, ColwynBay, IS NOW SHOWING New and Choice Goods in all Departments. Spring Mantles and Jackets, In Black and Colored Cloth and Plush Choice Capes at Moderate Prices. Tailor Made Coats and Skirts In the Newest Styles. Full ranges of the Newest Dress Materials. Chene Silks and Ribbons. A most choice collection of thes Goods now on View. Gloves, Hosiery, Ladies' Shirts, and TIES, in full Spring Assortment. Spring and Summer Curtains, embracing some very choice SWISS COLBERTS, MADRAS, &C., &C. A most select stock of FURNISHING DRAPERY throughout. DRESSMAKING under efficient management. OUR NEW STOCK OF PAPERHANGINGS AN iNvrrEDION FOR l8& HAS JUST ARRIVED- MAGNIFICENT PATTERNS. IMMENSE SALES. G. BEVAN & CO., CONWAY ROAD, COLWYN BAY. Agents for the Welsbach Incandescent Light for Conway and Colwyn Bay. 367-50 MODEL BAKERY. Special care is taken in the selection of Bann and Flour 1 '\J and in the Baking to produce a light, sweet loaf TNIX # that will be as pleasant to the taste V as Home-baked Bread. Hovis CVTOS \H VS cdescription of T«, St- Groceries. No cheap goods kept mllT} Prices fair and reasonable. ^V\AV\ Vjv' Mazawattee & Horniman's Tea. Hams, Bacon, Cheese and Butter of the Finest Quality. Manager: MR. T. R. WILLIAMS. 370- RHOS ABBEY, RHOS-ON-SEA, NR. COLWYN BAY. FACING IRON PIER, AND ANCIENT ROYAL FISHING WEIR, RESIDENTIAL HOTEL AND BOARDING ESTABLISHMENT. "~r* BILLIARDS. STABLING. GOOD ACCOMMODATION FOR CYCLISTS. Magnificent Scenery, Bealthiest and most Picturesque part of Korth Wales. Special arrangements being made for supplying Refreshments, Teas, Luncheons,[&c. Apply-PROPRIETRESS, RHOS ABBEY, Nr. COLWYN BAY. 380-39 IND COOPE & COMPANY, LIMITED, BTJBT01sr-02^-TBE3srT, Have pleasure in announcing that they have appointed J. o. SMALLWOOD, BLUE BELL, CONWAY & KING'S HEAD, LLANDUDNO, As Agent for the Sale of their CELEBRATED ALES AND STOUTS, And all Orders entrusted to him will have prompt and careful attention. Can be obtained in both Cask or Bottles at the following Prices:— Imp. Pints. R. Pints. Half-Pints. s. d. s. d. s. d. East India Pale Ale 4 0 3 6 26 Sparkling Pale Ale (Specially recommended).36 3 0 2 o F.A. (Family Ale) 3 0 2 6 19 D.S. Double Stout (S. rec.) 36 30 2 0 Price Barrels Kils. Firs. per gallon 36 gallons 18 gallons 9 gallons Pins. s. d. s. s. s. d. s. d. East India Pale Ale 1 8 60 30 15 0 Sparkling Pale Ale 6 54 27 13 6 L.B. Fine Bitter Ale 1 4 48 24 12 o No. 5 Mild Ale 1 4 48 24 12 o No. 6 Mild Ale 1 2 42 21 10 6 Ditto ditto 1 2 42 5 3 No. 7 Mild Ale 1 o 36 18 9 o D.S. Double Stout 1 6 54 27 13 6 S.S. Single Stout 1 4 48 24 12 o CARRIAGES AND BRAKES FOR HIRE. Telegraphic AddressSMALLWOOD, CONWAY. 384- Conway Telphone, No. 6; Llandudno Telephone, No. 73. Colwyn Bay Lawn Tennis Club. OPEN DAILY. The following charges are made to Visitors for the use of the Ground (subject to the Bye-laws): £ s. d. Each Person 0 0 6 per Hour. » a ■■■ 0 1 6 „ Day. 0 5 0 „ Week. „ 0 7 6 Fortnight. 0 12 0 Month. Family, 0 12 0 „ Week. „ 1 1 0 „ Fortnight. 1 10 6 „ Month. Nonplayers' Admission to the Ground, 2d. each person per day or 9d. per week. Tea on the Ground for Visitors and Members every Saturday afternoon at 6d each. S. H. MARTIN, I, • „„„ c„ 383—8 J. AMPHLETT j-Joint Hon. Secretaries. The Steamers OF 1HB ST. GEORGES' S.S. Co., Ltd., Will ply (weather and other causes permitting) on one of the most beautiful Rivers in Wales, between DEGANWY, CONWAY, & TREFRIW, as under:- j ITT y From From Ret. from Deganwy. Conway. Trefriw. 24 Fridav 8 55 a.m. 9 10 a.m. 11 25 a.m. 25 Saturday 10 0 — 10 5 12 10 p.m. 27 Monday 11 10 — 11 18 1 25 28 Tuesday 11 25 — 11 40 2 (I 29 Wednesday 12 10p.m. 12 20p.m. 230- 30 Thursday 12 50 1 0 8 0 31 Friday 1 40 1 45 3 38 FARES: Fore End. 1/ Cabin and Deck, 1/6; Return, 2/6. NOTE.—The Steamers will start from the Landing Stage at the North end of Conway Quay, and on their return will proceed as far aa Deganwy, except those marked t Doubt- ful if Steamers will reach Trefriw. Fares aooording to distance.