LYTHAM. QLIFTON ARMS HOTEL. REPLETE WITH EVERY COMFORT AND CON- VENIENCE FOR FAMILIES, &c. EXCELLENT CUISINE. SANITATION PERFECT. FACES THE SEA. Within easy distance of the noted St. Annes and Fairhaven Golf Links. FECIAL NEW RESTAURANT IN CONNECTION FQP. II DAY VISITORS. FOR TARIFF APPLY I A. D. EARLE, MANAGER.
LIGHT WINES. CLARET, BURGUNDY, CARLOVvJTZ, SAUTERNE, HOCK, MOSELLE, CHAMPAGNE, SAUMUR, &c. EXCELLENT WINES FOR GENERAL USE OR SCSMEE PARTIES FROM VERT MODERATE PRICES. Detailed Lists, including these and various Choice Dinner and After Dinner Wines, on application. —— THOS. WELSBY & CO. (ESTABLISHED 1813), WINE MERCHANTS, CHESTER. Telephone No. 41.
Pufoltc Announcements. r"n''r.rv, ROYALTY T HEATPE, CITY ROAD, CHESTER. Sole Proprietor and Responsible Manager: Mr. JAS. W. CARTER. A NIGHT OUT! LAST FOUR NIGHTS OF Oh! what a night. MR. E. LOCKWOOD'S CO. in the most successful A NIGHT OUT Farcical Comedy- Oh what a night. 6A NIGHT OUT!' A NIGHT OUT! „ 4 MONDAY NEXT, Aug. 30th, Oh! what a night. «THE SPAN OF LIFE CHESHIRE AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY. Patron His GRACE THE DUKE OF WESTMINSTER. President for the Year: THE RIGHT HON. THE EARL OF CREWE. THE ANNUAL SHOW OF CHEESE, BUTTER, HORSES, CATTLE, PIGS, SHEEP, FARM PRODUCE & IMPLEMENTS WILL BE HELD AT CREWE, ON SATURDAY NEXT, AUG. 28TH, 1897. The Crewe and District Canine Association will hold their ANNUAL SHOW in conjunction with the above. Prizes for JUMPING and TURNOUTS. A GRAND CRICKET MATCH will be played on the Alexandra Ground within the Show Yard on the same date. DANCING, and an efficient Band in attendance. Further particulars may be had from the Secretary, T. A. BECKETT, St. Werburgh's Chambers, Chester. IDDLEWICH AND DISTRICT AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY. President for the year Col. C. H. FEANCE-HAYHUBST. THE ANNUAL SHOW Vegetables' Pi1heep' PiSB< Roots. Fruit, Dols Ponlf?v p- 68e' Implements, MIDDT FWTPW g6Tii7T7!T^c"' held at Sember is# WEDNESI>AY, the 15th In addition to the valuable Silver Cups and pP?clal Pnz.e,s mentioned in the Prize List, the president will give a Special Prize of £ 5 or a Cop for the best Dairy Cow (in milk or in calf) m the Show. Entries close 1st September. Prize Lists, &c. apply to THOS. B. MANLEY, Secretary. Newton Fields, Middlewich. ALTRINCHAM AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY. 36TH ANNUAL SHOW, SEPTEMBER 23RD, 1897. £ 1,250 given in Prizes, besides Silver Cups and Medals, for Horses, Cattle, Sheep, Pigs, Goats, poultry, Pigeons, Dogs, Cats, Rabbits, Cavies, xtoots. Grain, Cheese, Butter, Produce, Turnouts, Implements, and Miscellaneous Exhibits. ENTRIES CLOSE SEPTEMBER 7TH. Prize List now ready, and may be had from the AltrfnchamWlL"AM GBAHAM' 48' Railway-street, BIRMINGHAM AUTUMNAL 113 SHORTHORN SHOW AND SALE, SEPTEMBER 23RD, ENTRIES CLOSE, TUESDAY, AUGUST 31sT. Prize Lists and Entry Forms on application. W. H. LYTHALL, Secretary. Bingley Hall, Birmingham. J&oteis, JJ E S W A lIL. OTEL yiCTORIA. RESIDENTIAL HOTEL. Delightful climate. Highly recommended by the Medical Profession, being sheltered from the North and East winds by the Heswall Hills. Magnificent views of the River Dee and Welsh Mountains. Healthiest and most picturesque part of Cheshire. SPECIAL TERMS FOR WEEK ENDS. Apply MRS. REES, Manageress. Telephone 2205. HYL.-VISITORS will find every comfort at the NEW MARINE HYDRO during the present seasofl. Close to golf links. Facing the sea. "Xr°RTH WALES. — CARNARVON BAY J3I HOTEL and BUNGALOW near Snowdon; magnificent scenery; 60 rooms, well furnished; excellent cuisine boating, bathing, fishing (sea and river), riding, driving. Terms very moderate. SOUTHPOT SUNNYSIDE HYDRO. Kj Phys.: Dr. BARNARDO. Summer and Winter Residence; one of the handsomest buildings in Southport, centrally situated, replete with every comfort; fine sea view, near parks, pier, and trams. Summer terms from 6s. per day, including Turkish, Russian, and other Baths; Massage and Galvanism. J. BOOCOCK, Proprietor. publications. ROMAN REMAINS IN CHESTER, Illustrated (see The Builder), also Ancient Oak (Jarving, Lancaster Church The Working of the Conciliation Act; Influence of Materials on Architecture, V. Thoughts on Old English Architecture the Architectural Association in Lancashire, &c.-See The Builder' of August 21 post-free, 4d. The Publisher of THE BUILDER,' 46, Catherine- street, London, W.C. JUST PUBLISHED. lONOBIDGE'S GLOSSARY OF MINING TERMS, With Illustrations& Geological Survey Map Signs. PRICE, 2S. 6d. POSTAGE, 2d. • It is a book which will naturally be much appreciated among holders of mining shares, as it will render the technicalities of a report intelligible to the uninitiated.' -Fi-nancial Times. 'Perhaps the distinctive feature pertaining to this Glossary is the illustrations which are appended, showing various forms of veins, deposits, faults, &c.Invention. Of great use to all who are actively associated with practical mining.-Soitth Africa. 'THE MINING JOURNAL,' 18, Finch Lane, E.C., and 3, Dorset Buildings, Salisbury Square, E.C. New Edition. Just published, post free, 6 stamps. A TREATISE ON NERVOUS DISEASES and WEAKNESS in MEN, with a description of the most common-sense and Scientific Treatment ver introduced. A. J. LEIGH, 92 and 93, Great Russell-st., London. ILI 0 T 0 G RA Pll Y JC OF THE HIGHEST CLASS ONLY. SPECIALLY SUCCESSFUL IN CHILDREN'S PORTRAITS, WEDDING GROUPS, CRICKET AND ATHLETIC GROUPS G. WATMOUGH WEBSTER, THE STUDIO, 33. BRIDGE-ST. ROW, CHESTER. IVflSS KATE BEESLEY, PROFESSOR OF ELOCUTION (Pupil of Miss BATEMAN, London), RECEIVES PUPILS FOR RECITATIONS, STAGE, &c. CONCERTS AND AT HOMES ATTENDED. Address: Miss KATE BEESLET, care of Messrs. "nillipeon & Golder, Eastgate Row, Chester. T Miss KATE BEESLEY will RESUME her Lessons in Elocution, Recitation, &o.f on Htt»8DAY, September 2nd. To H.R.H. THE By SPECIAL of OF ApPOINTMENT WALIES. W. F. JJROWN & Co., CABINET MAKERS & UPHOLSTERERS, EASTGATE ROW, CHESTER. HOUSE AGENTS. PROPRIETORS OK WAREHOUSES FOR STORING V V FURNITURE. VANS FOR REMOVING FURNITURE. LOW PRICE AND RATES. public Notices, "r. r. r> f. r" r<o/ HAWARDEN INSTITUTE. BY the kind permission of the Trustees of the Hawarden Estate the PARK will be CLOSED on SATURDAY NEXT, AUGUST 28th, except at a charge of ONE SHILLING, the proceeds to be devoted to the Institute Funds. HENRY SWETENHAM. Estate Office, Hawarden. FUND FOR THE RELIEF OF THE NECESSITOUS SALMON FISHERMEN OF THE RIVER DEE. At a recent Meeting of the Dee Fishery Board urgent attention was called to the failure of this year's Salmon Fishery, and it was decided that the Chairman of the Board (His Grace the Duke of Westminster, K.G.) and the Mayor of Chester (B. C. Roberts, Esq.) be requested to open a Subscription List for the benefit of the necessitous Fishermen. DONATIONS to the Fund are respectfully invited, and may be paid to LLOYDS' Bank, at Chester; or to Mr. HENRY JOLLIFFE, 13, St. John-street, Chester. THE FOLLOWING SUBSCRIPTIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED :— £ s. d. His Grace the Duke of Westminster, K.G. 10 0 0 The Mayor of Chester (B. C. Roberts, Esq.) 5 0 0 R. A. Yerburgh, Esq., M.P. 5 00 A. Wynne Corrie, Esq., Oswestry 5 0 0 Captain J. P. Davies, Chester 2 2 0 Mr. Henry Jolliffe, Chester 2 2 0 J. J. Cunnah, Esq., J.P., Chester 2 0 0 John G. Holmes, Esq., Chester 2 0 0 The Revd. C. Wolley-Dod, Malpas 2 0 0 John J. Evans, Esq., Bebington 2 0 0 R. Graesser, Esq., Ruabon 1 1 0 Samuel Perks, Esq., Rhyl 1 1 0 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a GENERAL MEETING of the CHESHIRE, SHROPSHIRE, and NORTH WALES FARMERS' SUPPLY ASSOCIATION, LIMITED, will be held at BRINDLEY LEA HALL, on TUESDAY NEXT, the 31st of August, 1897, at 2 p.m. BUSINESS To receive the annual report of the directors, and a statement of the income and expenditure of the past year; to receive the auditors' report upon the balance sheet and accounts; to declare a dividend; and for any other ordinary business. A knife and fork tea will be provided for the members of the association by the manager. As considerable preparation must be made, the manager requests the members to notify to him by post card or otherwise at market, their intention to be present. Trains arriving at Nantwich from Crewe at 1.17, from Whitchurch at 12.40 and 1.34, and from Drayton at 12.50 will be met by wagonettes to con- vey members to Brindley Lea. W. J. DUTTON, Manager. 20, High-street, Nantwich. THE QUEEN-STREET P.S.A. FOOT- BALL CLUB is NOW CLOSED, and no one has authority to use the name.-WILL. PEAR- SON, Hon. Sec. Queen-street P.S.A. Educational. 04<- THE COLLEGE SCHOOL, PARKGATE ROAD. HEAD MASTER MR. A. E. LOVELL, B.A., Lond., Master of Method and Lecturer on Education in the Training College. CERTIFICATED ASSISTANTS MR. J. B. HALL, Art Teacher's Certificate, S. Kensington MR. W. FITTON; MR. A. J. HOGG, Int. B. A., Lond. A HIGHER GRADE SCHOOL UNDER GOVERNMENT INSPECTION. Term Began MONDAY, August 23rd. Boys admitted at any time. Fee, 6d. per week. OOTON LAWN SCHOOL. ESTABLISHED 1884. Preparation for all Exams. Every comfort and attention. Splendid situation. Ten acres Playing Fields Home Farm Workshop. Head MasterR. R. D. ADAMS, M.A., Cambridge First Class Classic, 1871. At the recent Oxford Local Junior Examination this school had the distinction of passing the youngest candidate at the Liverpool centre. NEXT TERM, Sept. 16. For terms, view, references, &c., apply CHARLES T. WILLIAMS, Hooton Lawn, near Chester. FTLHE QUEEN'S SCHOOL, CHESTER. A HIGH SCHOOL FOR GIRLS. Pupils prepared for the Cambridge Local Exams. and for the London Matric., but the school course is carefully modified to suit delicate or backward girls. Special attention is given to the education of the younger Pupils, and one of the mistresses in the Lower School holds a kindergarten certificate. Boarding-houses can be recommended in connec- tion with the school. For Prospectus and other information apply to the Hon. Secretary, John Thompson, Esq., Nether- leigh, Chester. The AUTUMN TERM will begin on TUESDAY, September 21st, and the HEADMISTRESS will be at home to Visitors on Monday, the 20th, both morning and afternoon. BOARDING AND DAY SCHOOL FOR GIRLS. 3, KING'S BUILDINGS, CHESTER. PRINCIPAL: MRS. STAINTON. NEXT TERM will begin on THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23rd. ABBOTS MOUNT, CHESTER. SCHOOL FOR GIRLS, conducted by tO MISS M. K. MONTGOMERY, B.A. (Lond.), and MISS E. K. McCONNELL, M.A. (Victoria). Kindergarten Class under trained and experienced Kindergarten Mistress. NEXT TERM will begin SEPT. 22ND. OAKLEIGH HOUSE SCHOOL LITTLE SUTTON, CHESHIRE. High-class School for Gentlemen's Daughters. NEXT TERM begins September 20th. Principals: THE MISSES DIXON. ARCVILLE COLLEGE, A EAST PARADE, RHYL. PRINCIPAL: MISS MERCIER, assisted by fully qualified Resident and Visiting Teachers. Pupils may be prepared for the following: Universities* Local Examinations, College of Preceptors, South Ken- sington (Science and Art), Boyal College and Academy of Music, and Trinity College; Music. French, German, and Spanish are taught conversa- tionally and grammatically. Entire charge of girls whose parents are abroad. Home comforts and care. TEEM SEPTEMBER 21ST. NORTHGATE BREWERY COMPANY'S PRIME CHESTER ALES. SPECIAL HER MAJESTY APPOINTMENT THE QUEEN AND H.R.H. THE PRINCESS OF WALES. JJROWN & Co., MERCERS, CHESTER. AUTUMN NOVELTIES IN MANTLES, CAPES, FURS, NEW DRESS FABRICS, COAT & SKIRTS, SILKS, LINENS, QUILTS, TOWELS. SEALSKIN JACKETS AND FURS REMODELLED. pleasure Cruises. T HE DEE STEAM BOAT 00. The above Company is the only one authorised by His Grace the DUKE OF WESTMINSTER, K.G., torun their STEAMERS regularly to EATON HALL. THE 'ORMONDE' AND 'BEND OR' Are now Running as follows (Sundays excepted) | am lam am pm pm pm | pm pm p.m Chester.dp'9 0 1030.1130,1 0 1 30 2 45 3 SO 4 30 5 30 EcclestonFy[9 50 1120 1220 1 50 2 20 3 35 4 20 5 20 6 20 Iron Bridge. |l01&jll4!5| [ |5 45 IronBr'g.dpj 10151145; 5 46! EcclestonFyl040il210!1235 1 50 2 20 3 35,4 30 0 1016 45 Chester.arr.l 1130jl 0 1 25,2 40[3 10|4 2515 20i7 017 30 FARES Chester to Eccleston, 6d. Single; 9d. Return. Iron Bridge, 8d. Is. „ Weather and other causes permitting. LIVERPOOL TO LLANDUDNO, J-J BEAUMARIS, BANGOR, & MENAI BRIDGE. DAILY MORNING SAILINGS From Prince's Landing Stage (Sundays excepted, and circumstances permitting). 'ST.TUDNO' Leaves Liverpool.10.45 a.m. Leaves Menai B'dge3.30 p.m. ArrivesMenaiBdge2.30p.m. | ArrivesLiverpool ..7.30p.m. AFTERNOON SAILINGS.—'ST ELVIES.' MONDAYS, TUESDAYS, and SATURDAYS for North Wales, leaving Liverpool at 2 o'clock, connecting with the 'St. Tudno' leaving Llandudno at 5.15 p.m., and arriving back in Liverpool at 7.30 p.m. Early Boat from Wales on Mondays and Tuesdays due in Liverpool at 10.15 a.m., Saturdays due in Liverpool at 11.45 a.m. For fares and all further particulars apply to THE LIVERPOOL AND NORTH WALES STEAMSHIP CO. LTD., T. G. BREW, Secretary, 20, WATER.ST., LIVER- POOL. Tel. 6366 T S LE O E M A N X EXPRESS MAIL STEAMERS.-(Sundays excepted.) From LIVERPOOL. From DOUGLAS. Daily 10.30 a.m and 2 p.m I Daily.9 a.m and 4 p.m EXTRA SAILINGS. Fridays.5 pm and 12 night Mondays 12.30 a.m Saturdays.5 pm and 12.30 Aug. 24th & 26th 12 .night night night Aug. 23rd & 25th 12 night FLEETWOOD TO DOUGLAS. DOUGLAS TO FLEETWOOD. Daily at 2.15 p.m Daily at 8.30 a.m. Saturdays extra.. 12.30noon | LIVERPOOL TO RAMSEy-Direct Mondays and Saturdays, at 12.30 noon. Via Douglas, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, at 2 p.m. FLEETWOOD TO RAMSEY—Via Douglas, at a.15 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays. The most enjoyable route to Dublin, Belfast, and Glasgow, is via Douglas. Cheap Excursions, Frequent Services, and short Sea passages. Illustrated Pamphlet of Sailings, &c., free, or postage Id.—ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET CO., LTD., IMPERIAL BUILDINGS, DOUGLAS. .5bipptng. r- ,r-. r-. NEW ZEALAND. REDUCED FARES. Intending Settlers approved by the Agent-General receive Passages at Reduced Rates by the NEW ZEALAND SHIPPING CO.'S and the SHAW, SAVILL & ALBION CO.'S Steamers. Apply to AGENT-GENERAL FOR NEW ZEALAND, 13, Victoria-street, London, S. W. Also to Agents for the above-mentioned Com. panies.-T. HORABIN, 16, Newgate-street, Chester- WHITE STAR LINE. BOYAL MAIL STEAMERS. NOTICE.—The Steamers of this Line follow the specified Outward and Homeward Tracks adopted by the leading Liverpool and New York Steamship Companies. LIVERPOOL to NEW YORK, via QUEENSTOWN, every WEDNESDAY. *TEUTONIC.Wed, Sept. 11 'MAJESTIC .Wed.,Sept.l5 BRITAN NIC..Wed., Sept. 8 | GERMANIC.Wed., Sept. 22 Second Cabin will be carried on the voyages marked thus* Cotton not carried on Passenger Steamers. Steerage Passage at Low Rates, including Outfit free of charge to New York, Boston, Philadelphia, or Baltimore. Superior accommodation at moderate fares for Saloon and Second Cabin; also through bookings to China, Japan, New Zealand, and Australia. For further particulars apply to W. COVENTRY, 41, Watergate-street, Chester; or to ISMAY, IMRIE, and CO.,10, Water-street, Liverpool. DOMINION LINE ROYAL MAIL STEAMERS. To CANADA AND THE UNITED STATES. SAILINGS FROM LIVERPOOL. Aug. 25 CANADA, for Boston Aug. 26 OTTOMAN, for Quebec and Montreal Superior accommodation at lowest rates for saloon, second cabin, and steerage passengers. Through tickets issued to all inland points in United States and Canada. Free Land Grants of 160 acres to Settlers in Manitoba. Write to RICHARDS, MILLS & Co., Managers, 24, James-street, Liverpool, for handbook of informa- tion and views of Steamers, &c., or to the Agents. BEAYER LINE. LIVERPOOL TO QUEBEC AND MONTREAL WEEKLY. Lowest Through Rates to TORONTO, HAMIL- TON, LONDON, WINNIPEG, VANCOUVER, VICTORIA, CHICAGO, BUFFALO, DETROIT, and the principal towns in NEW BRUNSWICK, &e. Superior Accommodation at lowest rates for Saloon, Second Cabin and Steerage Passages. For Freight or Passage apply to D. & C. MACIVER, Managers, Albert Square, Manchester, and Tower Buildings, Liverpool. EMIGRATION, ALL THOSE WHO DESIRE INFORMATION ABOUT The Agricultural Resources of Canada, the North-West Territories, and British Columbia, and of the Gold Fields in Ontario and British Columbia, SHOULD WRITE TO ALLAN BROTHERS, 19, James Street, LIVERPOOL, FOR THEIR HANDBOOK AND PAM- PHLETS, _WHICH ARK SENT FREE. MPLOYMENT FOUND JDj IN CANADA FOR FARMERS AND FARM LABOURERS. MEN NOW WANTED on Crow's Nest PassRailway For particulars as to wages, &c., apply to the CANADIAN GOVERNMENT AGENT, 15, WATER STREET, LIVERPOOL. Interviews arranged with persons desiring to buy land or obtain free homesteads. IMPORTANT NOTICE. STORES 9 FRICES. ALL THE WORKS PERFORMED AT THE CHESTER MUSICAL FESTIVAL CAN BE HAD AT THE LARGE DISCOUNT OF 3D. IN THE Is. FROM A. TRICHABDSON, 43, BRIDGE STREET ROW, CHESTER, SOLE AGENT- FOR THE PIANO RESONATOR I (DANIEL MAYOR PATENT), Can be fixed to any Piano at small cost. Read what the greatest authorities in the musical world think of I THE PIANO RESONATOR. MARVELLOUS INCREASE OF TONE. CIRCULARS AND PRICES FREE ON APPLICATION TO I A. RICHARDSON. I OUR SHOW-ROOMS ARE REPLETE WITH INSTRUMENTS OF THE BEST MANUFACTURE, ENGLISH AND FOREIGN. By STEINWAY, BECHSTEIN, BLUTHNER, KAPS, WALDEMAR, BROADWOOD, COLLARD, HOPKINSON, &c. THE CHESTER MODEL" IRON PIANOS "BEST VALUE FOR MONEY." 21 GUINEAS CASH; BY INSTALMENTS 15s. 2D. PER MONTH. OUR POPULAR IRON PIANO, 14 Guineas Cash, by Instalments 10s. 6d. per Month. OUR POPULAR AMERICAN ORGAN, 12 Stops, 2 Knee Swells, High Mirror Top. 12 Guineas Cash, by Instalments 9s. 4d. per Month. I TUNING AND REPAIRING BY BEST WORKMEN, Singly or by Yearly Contract. THE WONDERFUL lB. PARCEL OF GOOD MUSIC, 20s. WORTH FOR Is. j CHEAP PREPAID ADVERTISEMENTS JL Or THE FOLLOWING CLASSES :— Houses to be Let, I Apartments to be Let, Situations Wanted, Money Wanted, Situations Vacant, Miscellaneous Wants, Apartments Wanted, I Lost or Found, And Articles to be Sold, Are inserted in the CHFBTZR COURANT at tht undermentioned charges:- One Insertion (20 words) ls. Three Insertions „ 2s. 6d. And 3d. for each additional line—a line contains about eight words. Co be i'let. T 1ST OE RE S IDE N C E S, ISSUED HONTHLY, SENT POST FREE ON APPLICATION TO W. & F. BROWN & CO., CABINET MAKERS & UPHOLSTERERS, EASTGATE ROW, CHESTER. HOUSES TO LET. LAMONT, SON, & CO., J-* UPHOLSTERERS, FURNITURE MANUFACTURERS. LIST SENT ON APPLICATION. SHOW ROOMS EASTGATE STREET. WAREHOUSE FOR STORING FOREST HOUSE (in separate rooms). TO LET, Two good OFFICES (en suite), on first floor, 2, Newgate-street. Rent £ 20.— Apply by letter, Box 126, P.O., Chester. TO LET (Unfurnished), a pleasantly-situated HOUSE in Lome street; three sitting- rooms, six bedrooms, bath, &c.-Apply to LAMONT, SON, & Co., Eastgate-street, Chester. TO LET, from 29th Sep' ember next, as SHOP or OFFICES, No. 1. Watergate-street Row (South), now occupied by M 4on. Drake & Gorham. —Apply to Hon. CECIL T. 1 A&KER, Eccleston. TO LET, at Lady-day next, REDDISH HALL FARM, Reddish, near Stockport, now in the occupation of Thomas Hen'y Burgess, containing about 112 statute acres. Apply to HILL and CORDINGLEY. 90, Old-street, Ashton-under-Lyne. HESTER.TTO BE LET, Splendid SHOP, commanding position, best side Foregate- street; handsomely fitted. Fixtures must be taken. Good House accommodation, including bath-room. Rent moderate.—Particulars, etc., address K 71, Courant Office. OUSE, No. 9, BRIDGE PLACE.—TO BE LET, from 1st September next. This com- modious Residence, containing large dining and drawing-rooms, study, and seven bed and dressing rooms.—For further particulars apply to Messrs. BARKERS, COPPACK & WICKHAM, St. Werburgh Chambers, Chester. CHESTER.- DORCHESTER HOUSE, C BOUGHTON.—TO BE LET, this capital FAMILY HOUSE, which faces south, and contains three entertaining-rooms, seven bedrooms, two dressing-rooms, bath (hot and cold water), and excellent domestic offices. Two small conserva- tories and a garden in terraces sloping down to the river, with a landing stage for boat.—Apply to MILLS & FLETCHER, Land Agents, Surveyors, and Valuers, 49, Hamilton-square, Birkenhead. go be Sottu I"I" FOR SALE, Well-bred BROWN MARE, by Cucumber, 5 years old, 15-2; quiet in double and single harness, and a good, clever hunter. Price 45 guineas. — Apply JOSEPH ROBERTS, Penylan, Ruabon. NORTH WALES.—TO BE DISPOSED OF, the tenant's interest—who is about retiring from business—in the well-known and old estab- lished Family, Commercial, and posting hostelry, from business—in the well-known and old estab- lished Family, Commercial, and posting hostelry, the DINORBEN ARMS HOTEL, Amlwch, and FARM (about 75 acres). The whole as a going concern, including Farm Produce, Stock, and Implements, also Hotel Stock Chattels and effects. Immediate possession if desired.—Apply at once to Miss ROBERTS, Dinorben Arms Hotel Amlwch, N.W. TENTS TENTS !-For gardens, c/icket, or JL camping-out purposes. 40ft. in circumference, pegs, poles, mallet, and lines complete (with tent bag included). These Ter.ts are white, and have only been used a little by Her Majesty's Govern- ment, and originally cost over JB6 each. I will send one complete for 25s., carriage paid. Can be sent on approval N.B.—I have a quantity of Tents from 10s. to 20s. each, but the Tents which please my customers best are those I send out at 25s. each. Price List of Marquees (any tize) post free.—HENRY JOHN GASSON,Government Contractor, Rye,Sussex'. IMMOVABLE. SCALPETTE, FROM £1 18. TO S5 5s. NEW WEB FRINGE, | HAIR COMBINGS FROM 5s. 6D. | MADE UP, 2s. PER OZ. TAILS OF PURE HAIR, 5s. 6D. TO 638. DELICATE SHADES OF HAIR. T. SEALES BROWN, 3, LEECE STREET. LIVERPOOL. j Co fie j&oto* I BAY MARE COB, 14-1, 5 years old; quiet in J harness, and a very clever hunter. Price ,930.-Apply JOSEPH ROBERTS, Penylan, Ruabon. TO BE SOLD, a small VAN, 5ft. 6in. by 3ffc. 6in. suitable for baker and grocer. Price .214.-POWICLL, Coach Builder, Commercial Hall, Frodsham-street, Chester. HUTTLEWORTH & SONS, Portmanteau, k3 Bag, Dress Basket, and Trunk Manufacturers. Dress Baskets Re-covered and all Repairs by practical men. — Show Rooms above shop, 40, Bridge-street, Chester. SEanteli, WANTED, good VILLA RESIDENCE, with Land; or small Farm. — Address B 97, Courant Office, Chester. WAITER or TEMPORARY BUTLER prac- tical experience; terms moderate.— WAITER, 8, St. Werburgh-street, Chester. WANTED, a HOUSE, with about four or five bedrooms, within four miles of Chester; with a little Land preferred. — Address K 21, Courant Office, Chester. OUSEMAID.-WANTED, a Young Person JjL for the above Situation; must be experienced in her work; Protestant.—State age, height, wages, last employer, and all particulars to D 27, care of C. Birchall, Liverpool. WANTED, to Purchase, WRITING DESK or SECRETAIRE, with knee-hole and pull- down shutter. Must be in first-class condition.— State price and full particulars, DEX,' Courant Office. WANTED, Good COOK, aged 30; small dairy and baking; kitchenmaid kept. Wages £ 30; age 28. Also, good PARLOURMAID; tall, strong, understanding moderator lamps and all duties. Wages, £ 25; all found except beer.—Address, Mrs. GIRARDOT, Rose Hill, Ruabon. IVERPOOL VICTORIA LEGAL FRIENDLY SOCIETY, Established 1843.—COLLECTORS and CANVASSERS WANTED. Whole or part time. Liberal terms and salary to energetic men.- Apply to MANAGER, R. Williams, Northgate Chambers, Northgate-street, Chester. IN a Lady's Preparatory School for Boys there are VACANCIES for Two BOY BOARDERS, who could either become her own pupils or attend the Grove Park School, in the immediate neigh- bourhood. Evening preparation work supervised in either case.—Apply, by letter, to Miss E. H. LONG, 16, Grosvenor-road, Wrexham. LADY seeks ENGAGEMENT to TEACH DRAWING and MUSIC, for the whole or part of the day; or as ASSISTANT in a School. She has passed first class in the usual Ken- sington subjects. Address B. S., CAPENHURST GRANGE, by Chester. ISAAC WILLIAMS AND SON, REGISTERED PLUMBERS, GLAZIERS, & GAS FITTERS, CUPPIN STREET, CHESTER. Plumbers' Brasswork of all descriptions; Patent Water Closets, Lavatories, Baths, &c. Glass of all qualities and patterns kept in Stock. CYCLES! CYCLES!! CYCLES! IDE 'MAZEPPA' CYCLES I HIGHEST GRADE. CYCIJES, HIGHEST GRADE. 1897 Patterns now ready. Call and inspect our special LADY'S PNEUMATIC Price 910 10 0 GENT'S do. do. 410 0 0 Complete with all accessories and guaranteed for twelve months. Cash or easy payments. Write for our catalogue. GEORGE & CO., CYCLE FACTORS, SCOXLANU ROAD, LIVERPOOL, opposite Crane & Sons. Telephone 1915. JJOT WATER WORK, WROUGHT IRON WORK, HURDLES, FENCING GATES, ORNAMENTAL PALISADING, VERANDAHS, &c. Repairing of all kinds in connection with an Ironmongery Business. Locks, Keys, Wire and Electric Bells. THOS. WOOD & SON, BRIDGE STREET, CHESTER. EDWARD WILLIAMS, HOUSE AND SIGN PAINTER, COLOURER, PAPER-HANGER, Ac., 33, NICHOLAS STREET, CHESTER. Paper-Hangings of the Newest Designs kept I in Stock. Pattern Books sent out to Select from. Estimates given for Towu or Country Work. OAKEs9 L INENS. NOTHING TO BEAT. QAKES' JjINENS. SEE THAT YOU GET THEM. QAKES5 LINENS. MADE IN BELFAST. PURE GRASS BLEACHED. OAKEs'L INENS. THE BEST IS THE CHEAPEST. QAKES' L INENS. ALWAYS GOOD ALIKE. QAKES' LINENS. DAMASK TABLE LINENS, SERVIETTES, &c. QAKES' LINENS. SHEETS AND SHEETING. OAKES' LINENS. HUCKABACK TOWELS AND TOWELLINGS. GLASS AND TEA CLOTHS. OAKES' have a SPECIALITY in BLEACHED COTTON SHEETS, Hemmed and Washed, from from 5.;11 per Pair. "I "I 13, 15, EASTGATE STREET, -*—9 CHESTER. TO CYCLISTS AND OTHERS. THE I GRADUAL PAYMENT SYSTEM as -L conducted by Messrs. FRANK PEACH & CO., LIMITED, 48, Holborn Viaduct, London, E.C., is a handy and convenient way of purchasing CYCLES, CAMERAS, and other useful things. It is not the Hire System, but ABSOLUTE PUR- CHASE SYSTEM, and is made use of by Ladies and Gentlemen all over the Kingdom. Any make of Cycle can be had through any Cycle Dealer, in any part of the country, on this system, or direct from FRANK PEACH & CO., LIMITED, 48, HOLBORN VIADUCT, LONDON, E.C. All enquiries can be made at above address. Dealers please note. THE pIONEER (JOMPLETE J^URNISHING STORES, 9 TO 19, BOLD STREET. LIVERPOOL, ONE OF THE LARGEST FURNISHING HOUSES IN THE KINGDOM. THE SECRET OF THE LOW PRICES IS THAT ALL GOODS ARE SOLD FOR CASH ONLY. THE SELECTION FROM AN CUSTOMERS Immense Stock. ENJOY Every Article Marked in THE Plain Figures. FOLLOWING ALL PURCHASES OVER ADVANTAGES. 40s. DELIVERED FREE TO ANY RAILWAY STATION IN GREAT BRITAIN. Every Requisite for Complete Furnishing AT THE LOWEST POSSIBLE PRICES. CALL AND WALK THROUGH OUR 50 SHOW ROOMS OR SEND FOR ILLUSTRATED CATALOGUE FREE piONEER Complete Furnishing Stores, 9 to 19, Bold Street, Liverpool. E ADE'S pILLS. EADE'S I lLLLS. All who suffer from Gout or JL Rheumatism should imme- EADE'S IJILLS. diately have recourse to EADE'S PILLS. Hundreds of EADE'S IJILLS. Testimonials have been received t -A-^ from all sorts and conditions of EADE'S TJILLS. men testifying to the wonderful J- power these Pills have in giving EADE S TRILLS. relief in the very worst cases. -C These Pills are purely vegetable and perfectly safe in their action. INSTANT RELIEF AND RAPIDLY CURE THE WORST FORM OF GOUT, RHEUMATISM, RHEUMATIC GOUT, PAINS IN THE HEAD, FACE. AND LIMBS, And have the largest recommendation ever given any Patent Medicine of its class. GOUT 16, Burton-cresent, Dewsbury. road, Leeds, May 2nd, 1894." RHEUMATISM" Dear Sir,-It is with unbounded RHEUMATISM "DearSir,—It is with unbounded m pleasure I send you a few lines in GOUT praise of your most excellent Pills. It is six years since I first had RHEUMATISM Rheumatic Gout, and I had three months in bed with it. Of course I GOUT had the doctor, and he sweated me down almost to a skeleton. RHEUMATISM The next spring I had anothei attack, and was persuaded by a OUT friend to try your Pills. I did so, U and am quite sure they prevented RHEUMATISM my being laid np again. Ever since when I had the least pain I have GOUT taken 2 or 3 Pills, and have been all right again directly. RHEUMATISM I WOULD NOT BE WITHOUT JH' TH KM IF THEY COST GOUT ONE POUND A BOTTLE. „ You are quite at liberty to make "VJHEUMATISM what use you like of this, and I shall be pleased to answer any poor 1-J.OUT sufferer who cares to write me y (enclosing stamped address wish- T>HEUMATISM in < you every success -1 Yours truly, ALBERT MOUNTAIN. EADE'S GOUT AND RHEUMATIC PILLS Are sold by all Chemists, in Bottles, Is. lid. and 2s 9d 9,r post free for Postal Order by the Proprietor, GEORGE EADE, 72, GOSWEIA-BOAD, E.C. Ask fM and be sure you obtain EADE'S GOUT AND RHEUMATIC PILLS. E ADE'S, PILLS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY TM PMNCI R. BOLLAND & SONS, CONFECTIONERS, EASTGATE ROW, CHESTER. FIRSi-CLASS RESTAURANT Cyclists Catered for. Customers' Cycles Stored without charge. WINES. TURTLE SOUP. CALF'S-FOOT JELLY. Highly Recommended for Invalids. AFTERNOON TEA. ICES. COOKED HAMS, TONGUES, GALANTINES. PRESSED BEEF, RAISED PIES. Ball Suppers. Wedding Receptions. HIRE OF PLATE, &C. WAITERS. WEDDING CAKES. All Sizes kept in stock. Illustrated Catalogues Gratis. Telegrams: 11 BoliancU, Chester." Telephone 37. AUTUMN GOODS. JOSEPH B ECKETT & CO. Are now prepared with a Large Stock of NEW AUTUMN DRESS FABRICS, COAT AND SKIRT COSTUMES, GOLF CLOAKS AND JACKETS, AUTUMN MILLINERY. FURS. A Large Stock of NEW FURS in Seal Paletots and Capes, Electrique Seal Capes, Fur lined Cloaks, Cravats in Sable, Skunk, Fox, and other Furs. N.B.—Ladies are reminded that the present is the best time for the Altering and Re-modelling of Seal Jackets and other Furs. Estimates furnished. EASTGATE ROW, CHESTER. TELEPHONE 99. ESTABLISH EZ 1336. HENRY YIGGARS, SEALAND PRODUCE STORES, WATERGATE STREET, Begs to inform his patrons and friends that he has at all times in stock a fresh and carefully-selected variety of BRITISH AND FOREIGN FRUITS, and a large Daily Supply of VEGETABLES & GENERAL MARKET PRODUCE, principally grown on his Sealand Farms. ALL ORDERS CAREFULLY AND PROMPTLY ATTENDED TO AT LOWEST POSSIBLE PRICES. THOMAS NORBURY (Fellow of the Institute of Sanitary Engineers), REGISTERED PLUMBER, GLAZIER, AND AUTHORISED GASFITTER, 26, CHARLES STREET, HOOLE. TELEPHONE 173. Any Orders left at NOEBUBY'S City Dining Booms, 20, Foregate Street wil receive every attention. HENRY LANCELEY & SON, ENGINEERS, BROOK STREET, CHESTER, MANUFACTURERS OF STEAM ENGINES, SAW BENCHES, BUILDERS IRONWORK, IRON & BRASS CASTINGS REPAIRS TO STEAM ENGINES OF ALL KINDS GENERAL MACHINERY, &C. THE PROPRIETORS OF THE CHESTER COURANT BEG TO ANNOUNCE THAT THEY HAVE AT THEIR PRINTING WORKS, THE CROSS, CHESTER, THE BEST AND LARGEST ASSORTMENT OF NEW TYPE* AND THAT THEY CAN SUPPLY EVERY DESCRIPTION OF Fancy & Commercial Printing WITH PROMPTNESS AND ECONOMY. COMMERCIAL PRINTING. AUCTIONEERS' CATALOGUES, AUCTIONEERS' POSTERS, AUCTIONEERS' STATIONERY. LEGAL PRINTING OF ALL KINDS. MEMORANDA OF AGREEMENT AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION, DIVIDEND WARRANTS, PROXY FORMS. GENERAL PRINTING SUCH AS NOTE-HEADS, BILL-HEADS, INVOICE FORMS IN EVERY VARIETY, CONCERT PROGRAMMES, CONCERT POSTERS, TRADESMEN'S CIRCULARS, LABELS, TICKETS, &C. BOOKBINDING. LITHOGRAPHY. The Courant Printing Works, THE CROSS, CHESTER. KEATING'S POWDER. KEATING'S POWDER. KEATING'S POWDER. tm.. Kills Fleas, Bugs, Moths, Beetles. Kills Fleas, Bugs, Moths, Beetles. Kills Fleas, Bugs. Moths, Beetles. THE UNRIVALLED KILLER. THE UNRIVALLED KILLER. rpHE UNRIVALLED KILLER. JL Kills Fleas, Bugs, Moths, Beetles (Harmless to everything but Insects). Sold only in tins, 3d., 6d, a. Is. Only be sure you do get. Keating's: WORMS IN CHILDREN, WORMS IN CHILDREN, Are easily, surely, and with perfect safety got rid of by using x KATRNOIS WORM TABLETS (has no effect ex- cept on worms). Sold by all Chemists, iu Tins, llIt ench.