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LLANRWST. PREACHEfb.- The following will be the preachers for next Sunday Parish Church Welsh Services. St. Mary's Church English Services. Ziori (C.M.): Rev. J. H. Williams, Llangefni. Scotland-street (C.M.): Rev. Wm. Richard, Bangor. Horeb (kV.): Prayer Meeting. Rev. T. C. R, berts. St. James' (English) (W.) Mr. T. Schofield, Colwyn Bay. I abernacle (C.): Prayer Meeting. Rev. W. Cynwyd Williams. Ebenezer (C.): Sunday School. Prayer Meeting. Penuel (B.): Dr Abel J. Pbrry, Rhyl. Breton Mission (R.C.). Holy Communion, S. 30 a.m. Parochial Mass 11.0 a.m. Welsh Devotions, 6.^0. G. M. Trebaol. O.M I. CHURCH MEN'S SOCIETY.—At the meeting on Monday evening, refreshments were provided for the members, the cater. ing being in the capable hands of Mrs. Williams, Mrs. Wilson, Miss Morgan, and Miss Williams. The Rev. Jenkyn Jones (Vice-President) read a very able paper on Welsh characteristics," which was much appreciated.. Further remarks on the sub- jects were made by Messrs. T. Thomas, T Evans, Albert Hughes, Rev. T. Roberts, the Secretary and the Chairman (Mr. C. T. Allard). It was decided to hold a service for the members of the Society and others in the Parish Church on Advent Sunday afternoon, November 27th. Votes of thanks to the opener were passed on the proposi- tion of Mr. Albert Hughes, seconded by Mr. John Roberts, and to the Chairman and the members who had provided refresh- ments, on the motion of the Rector, sec- onded bv Mr. E. P. Hughes. MUTUAL IMPROVEMENT SOCIETY. — Is the world going mad.J This was the topic of debate at the weekly meeting of this Society last week, presided over by Mr. Wm. Morris. The question was open- ed by Mr. Albert Hughes, who dealt with the cramming existing in our schools, and the struggle for existence both in the scien- tific and commercial world. A lively dis- cussion followed, in which all the members took part. 1 VISIT OF MADAME ANDRE.—ihrougn- out last week the Church House was filled nightly to hear Mr. and Mrs. Victor Andre, the European Mahatmas, and their London Entertainment Company. The programme presented each evening was of the highest order, and the audience evinced their ap- preciation by frequent encores. The con- juring of Mr. Andre was exceedingly clever. The clairvoyancy demonstrated by Mrs. Andre was far and away beyond anything witnessed here before. We understand it is their intention to return here at an early date. If that is so, we are quite certain they will meet with equally large audiences as has been 'the case throughout this week. TABERNACLE LITERARY SOCIETY. Dr. Arthur Jones, Bangor," was the subject of a paper read on Friday by Mr. Edward Harker, Isnant, Mr. Samuel Parry presiding. At the close a competition in reading an unpunctuated piece was won by Mr. Aled Parry. DEATH.—We regret to announce the death of Mrs. Louisa Williams, wife of Mr. Arthur Williams, of White Barn Cottage, which occurred or. Sunday morning, in her 31st year. The funeral takes place on Thursday, at St. Mary's Churchyard. THE MILD WEATHER.-As evidence of the exceptionally mild autumn which has been experienced in this district may be mentioned the fact that wild strawberries are to be found among; the hedgerows. The presence of swallows is a further proof. TEMPERANCE.—A meeting of the Women's Temperance Society was held on Friday, the Rev. Wm. Thomas presiding. The opening exercises were performed by Mr. Richard Jones, Bryn Conway, after which a delightful programme was listened to. Songs were rendered by Misses Maggie Hughes and Jennie Jones, Watling-street; Miss Ceridwen Jones, Regent House; Miss Morris, Gwydyr House dialogue by Misses Hannah Mary Hughes and Hannah Harker recitation by Miss Kate Ann Davies. Sev- eral selections were sweetly sung by the juvenile choir. The accompanist was Mr. Gwilym Roberts, Arvon View. IN MEMORIAM.—At the evening service on Sunday at Zion Chapel a memorial service to the late Mr. Evan Thomas, Sta- tion-road, was held, he having served the church as a deacon for over 30 years. Two anthems were rendered and suitable hymns sung. Reference was also made at the 11 sei tt" to the late Mrs. Jones, Felin Ucha', another member of the church. ZION LITERARY SOCIETY.—This So- ciety had a (miscellaneous programme on Friday evening, presided over by Mr. J. R. Jones. Solos were capably rendered by Miss C. Jones, Goelas, and Messrs. T. Tudor Williams and David Ellis. A selec- tion was given by Mr. David Ellis's party, violin solos by Mr. Ivor Davies, recitations by Messrs. J. R. Jones and E. Pughe. CHORAL SOCIETY.—At a meeting of the Committee of the Llanrwst Choral So- ciety, on Tuesday evening, it was decided to rehearse the oratorio "Judas Maccabeus" with a view of giving a performance at the close of the session. The rehearsals will commence on Tuesday evening next at Zion Lecture Room, at 8.15 sharp. The conduc- tor will be Mr. D. D. Parry. The Com- mittee request early applications for mem- bership to the Secretary, Miss Evans, George-street. CATTLE AND SHEEP SALE.—On Tues- day Messrs. Blackwall, Hayes and Co. con- ducted at the Mart, Cae'rgraig, a sale of cattle and sheep, the property of Mr. Wm. Pierce, Penmachno, which had been re- moved for convenience of sale. The sale was one of the best ever experienced at the Mart, there being a large attendance of buyers, and prices ruled high. A complete clearance being effected. The following are the best prices made:—Cows with calf at foot, £ 12 7s. 6d. heifers with calf at foot, ^15 15s. calving cows, £15 5s. calving heifers, £13 7s. 6d. yearling heifers, Zio 12S. 6d. yearling bullocks, Cii ios. heifer calves, £7 2S. 6d. wethers, 21s. wether lambs, 12s. 6d. DEATH OF MR. CECIL HUGH-JONES. —It is with deep regret that we record the death of Mr Arthur Cecil Hugh-Jones, sec- ond son of the late Archdeacon Hugh-Jones, Llanrwst, who died at Woodford, Essex, ost Saturday, in his 51st year. He leaves a widow and two daughters. The deceased was educated at Rossall School and the Royal Engineering College, Cooper's Hill, out of which he passed with some distinc- tion. He obtained a Government appoint- ment in the Public Works Department in India. This, however, he was obliged to relinquish after only a few years's service, the climate having thoroughly undermined his constitution and sown seeds of the disease of which he ultim- ately succumbed. The greatest sym- pathy is felt for his mother and the family in this their second bereavement within a few weeks of each other. The funeral, a private one, took place on Wed- nesday afternoon at St. Mary's Churchyard, Llanrwst. The chief mourners were Mrs. A. C. Hugh-Jones, Miss G. R. Hugh-Jones, Mr. and Mrs. R. M. Hugh-Jones, Mr. and Mrs. Llewelyn Hugh-Jones, Mr. and Mrs. Trevor Hugh-Jones, Mr. George Hugh-Jones, Miss Hugh-Jones, and Mr. and Mrs. H. J. W. Watling. The service was conducted by the Rector (Rev. John Morgan), assisted by the Rev. Jenkyn Jones (curate). There was a number of floral tributes. ZION SUNDAY SCHOOL.—On Tuesday evening a well attended meeting of teachers and others interested in Sunday School work was held at Zion Vestry Room, under the presidency of Mr. W. Williams, County School, the Sunday School superintendent. Some time ago a number of ladies and gentler-men had voluntarily offered their ser- vices to visit the adherents of Zion Chapel who were not members of the Sunday School. The reports delivered were of a very favourable character. It was said that during the last few months 40 new members (adults) had joined the Sunday School afresh—some of whom continue to attend very faithfully, but others came only tem- porarily. As the plan of visitation had proved so successful, it was unanimously decided to continue to work on the same lines during the next few months. An at. tendance committee was appointed, consist- ing?* the Rev. William Thomas, Mr. W. Williams, County School; Mr. W. H. Wil- liams, Station House; Mr. Samuel Roberts, Bodunig Cottage; Mrs. Williams, Preswyl- fa and Mrs. Lloyd Williams, Bodunig. The work carried on in the new sohool-room at Watling-street also came under considera- tion, and references were made to the good work done there under the supervision of Mr. Norman Rogers Jones.

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