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end. The result, as may be imagined, was not exactly pleasing, and the wonder is that the old precentors were able to retain their grasp of the tune throughout the long- I drawn-out performance. Mr. Herbert Lewis will not find his duties as Constable and Keeper of the Gaol and Castle of Flint so onerous as the title suggests, for since the Municipal Corpora- tions Reform Act (they have been limited to the care of the castle ruins. The gaol, which once occupied an angle of the building, was converted some years ago into a workmen's club, and prisoners nowadays are sent to Chester. The building—once an Edwardian tortrejs—stands, as every visitor to North Wales knows, on the shore of the Dee estu- ary. It was dismantled after it surrendered to the Parliamentary forces during the Civil War. Earlier in history it ,aw the close of Richard II.'s career, for it was here that he surrendered to Bolingbroke. The story of that episode in the form given to it by Shakespeare was re-enacted within the walls of the castle itself fby Mr. Benson's company some years ago. But the experiment prov- ed rather trying, and was never repeated.

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Love's Farewell.

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THE VOICE OF THE rEOPLE.