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Ferndale. The funeral took place on Thursday of Richard Hughes, who was killed at No. 4 Colliery, Ferndale, on the previous Saturday. It was of a semi-military character. The body was conveyed to the Ferndale Cemetery upon the hose- tender of the Portli Fire Brigade. The coffin, upon which was placed deceased's helmet and bugle, was covered with wreaths. Mr. Hughes had a wide circle of friends, and was very popular. He was born at Llandudno 32 years ago, and saw service as a bugler in the South African War. He belonged to the Welsh Fusiliers, and was until his death bugler to the Ferndale Fire Brigade. The order of the funeral was as follows:—The Rev. 33. F. Wilson, U.S.A., the renowned Socialist orator (deceased was a ardent Socialist and a member of the St. John Ambulance Brigade), Ferndale, Tony- Socialist and a member of the St. John Ambulance Brigade), Ferndale, Tony- pandy, Pentre, and Porth Fire Bri- gades, Ferndale, Manly and TylorstoMn St. John Ambulance Brigades, followed by the members of the local branch of the Independent Labour Party, and re- presentatives of the No. 1 Lodge of the Bristol, West of England, and South Wales Operative Trade and Provident j Society. The funeral ceremony was con- ducted by the Rev. B. F. Wilson. AVide- spread sympathy is felt for the family and relatives of deceased. Master D. J. Maidment, who was top on the list for the Ferndale .Secondary School, passed the examination for the College of Preceptors. with honours. A brilliant career is predicted for this promising pupil. We wish him every success. Post Free, a marvel of accurate time- keeping Gent's American Lever Watch, Stem Wind, Stem Set and fully warranted, 3/1L Money will be returned in full if not satisfied. Packed in a strong wooden box, post free. J. Barnes (talk of the Town), Mardy.

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