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joublic Announcements, "J"o.J'r-' ROYALTY THBATRE, CITY ROAD, CHESTER. Sole Proprietor and Responsible Manager: Mr. JAS. W. CARTER. FIRST TIME IN CHESTER. TONIGHT & DURING THE WEEK, 'THE IRON MAIDEN.' Scenery and Effects by Messrs. C. Rider Noble, Northampton; and R. Flanagan, Manchester. Incidental Music by Benjamin Barrow, London. MONDAY NEXT, OCT. 18TH, 1897, And Five Following Nights, 'RUN OF LUCK,' From Drury Lane Theatre, London. CHESTER ORCHESTRAL SOCIETY. PRACTICES for the WINTER begin THURS- DAY, October 21st. Ladies and Gentlemen wishing to Join the Society should apply to J. T. HUGHES, Esq., 21, Whitefriars, or the Rev. J. Louis BEDFORD, 10, Abbey-square. MUSIC HALL, CHESTER. TREMENDOUS SUCCESS NOW OPEN! NOW OPEN!! Nightly at 7-45. Doors open at 7-15. GRAND SPECIAL DAY PERFORMANCES on Wednesdays & Saturdays at 3. Doors open at 2-30. PRICES OF ADMISSION :—3s., 2s., Is., and 6d. Seats may be booked and Plan of the Hall seen at Messrs. Phillipson & Golder's. MR. JOSEPH POOLED MYRIORAMA! — SIGHTS OF THE WORLD! Just added-The Turco-Greek War, The Jubilee Procession in London, The Loss of H.M.S. Victoria, and a Magnificent Senic Spectacle, entitled The Derby Day. Important Engagement, at Enormous Expense, of the Improved CINEMATOGRAPH! The most Marvellous Invention of the present Century. ENGIST and ORSA, Musical Grotesques and Eccentric Comedians. WEST and SELBY, in their Comic Conjuring Sketch, entitied 'I Showed 'Em.' MISS MAY FINCH, the Charming Serio-Comic Song and Dance Artiste. HERR VOGELER. the Celebrated Tight Wire Walker, in New & Graceful Feats of Funambulism. MR.V. JEAN DE HENAU, Artist of the Brussels Royal Academy. This Artist will Paint an Oil Painting in ten minutes with his feet, concluding with his Extraordinary Musical Entertainment. MDLLE. BEN A ALADINA, who will introduce her extraordinary Troupe of Performing Cockatoos. MR. FELIX SOMERS, the Facial King, in his New Entertainment, entitled — People we know,' introducing Celebrities past and present. MR. FRED MAYER, Guide, Elocutionist, Humorist, Vocalist. &c. THE MARVELLOUS SALETOS, Continental Gymnasts, in their unique Entertainment. THE WHOLE ACCOMPANIED BY A GRAND ORCHESTRAL BAND! CHESTER GYMNASIUM. NOW OPEN. DAY & EVENING CLASSES FOR LADIES, GENTLEMEN, & CHILDREN. For further particulars, apply at the Gymnasium 35, LOWER BRIDGE STREET. TARVIN PARISH BAZAAR THIS DAY AND THURSDAY. GO AND SEE IT. ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NEXT, OCTOBER 19TH AND 20TH. ANNUAL DAIRY SHOW WILL BE HELD IN THE MARKET HALL, CHESTER. On TUESDAY, at 9 o'clock a.m., Judging of CHEESE, BUTTER, DAIRY PRODUCE, &c., will commence. At ONE o'clock the SHOW will be OPEN to VISITORS. Admission ONE SHILLING EACH. On WEDNESDAY, at 9-30 (simultaneously with the Opening of the GREAT OCTOBER CHEESE FAIR), the SHOW will be OPEN to VISITORS. Admission ONE SHILLING EACH. AT 2-30, Her Grace the Duchess of Westminster Will DISTRIBUTE the AWARDS to the Success- ful Exhibitors in the ASSEMBLY ROOM, TOWN HALL. His Grace the DUKE OF WESTMINSTER will take the Chair prompt at 2-30. Reserve Seats, ONE SHILLING. Entrance through the Show. CHESTER FANCIERS' ASSOCIATION. THE 6TH ANNUAL SHOW OF DOGS, POULTRY, PIGEONS, AND CAGE BIRDS WILL BE HELD IN THE VOLUNTEER DRILL HALL, CHESTER, On NOVEMBER 2nd & 3rd, 1897. LIBERAL PRIZE MONEY! LOW ENTRY FEES! NUMEROUS SPECIAL PRIZES! Schedules may now be obtained from EDWARD ANDREWS, Secretary. 6, Newgate-street, Chester. GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY. ON MONDAY, Oct. 18th, a TWO or ITVE DAYS' EXCURSION to LONDON will leave CHESTER at 9-0 a.m. Tickets and Bills can be obtained at the Stations. J. L. WILKINSON, General Manager. TVTISS KATE BEESLEY, PROFESSOR OF ELOCUTION (Pupil of Miss BATEMAN, London), RECEIVES PUPILS FOR RECITATIONS, STAGE, &c. CONCERTS AND AT HOMES ATTENDED. Address: Miss KATE BEESLEY, care of Messrs. Phillipson & Golder, Eastgate Row, Chester. T. H. BANKS BEGS to announce that he has taken over the Business of COAL & GRAVEL MERCHANT, FURNITURE REMOVER (ROAD OR RAIL), AND GENERAL CARTER, ftrried on by Mr. W. DAVIS. at ST. WERBURGH MOUNT and CANAL BASIN WHARF, where all orders entrusted to him will receive prompt attention. I v v By SPICCIAL ToH.R.H.THR APPOINTXZZ;T PRIIQC]C OF WALES. WALES. IW. & F. BROWN & Co.) CABINET MAKERS & UPHOLSTERERS, EASTGATE BOW, CHESTER. I JJ OUSE AGE N T S.! PROPRIETORS Of WAREHOUSES FOR STORING FURNITURE. VANS FOR REMOVING FURNITURE. Low PRICE AND RATES. public flatices. S. MARY'S PARISH CHURCH. JJARVEST PESTIYAL, SUNDAY, OCT. 17TH, AND WEDNESDAY, OCT. 20TH. SERVICES-SUNDAY: 7 A.M., 8 A.M., 12-15 P.M., Holy Communion. 11 A.M., Matins, and SERMON by VERY REV. THE DEAN OF CHESTER. 3-30, Children's Service, ADDRESS by REV. A. RADFORD. 6-30, Full Choral Evensong, and SERMON by VEN. ARCHDEACON GOLDWYER LEWIS, Rector of Aldford. Offertories throughout the day for the Chester Infirmary. WEDNESDAY, OCT. 20TH. 10-30, Matins; 7-30, Full Choral Evensong and Sermon. H. GRANTHAM, Rector. ROYAL ALBERT ASYLUM FOR IDIOTS AND IMBECILES OF THE NORTHERN COUNTIES, LANCASTER. (Under the Patronage of Her Majesty the Queen.) The GENERAL ANNUAL MEETING of the ROYAL ALBERT ASYLUM will be held (by kind permission of the Right Worshipful the Mayor) at the TOWN HALL, CHESTER, on THURSDAY, October 21st, at Twelve o'clock, noon. His Grace the DUKE of WESTMINSTER, K.G., will preside, and will be supported by the Right Worshipful the MAYOR (B. C. Roberts, Eeq); the Right Rev. the LORD BISHOP of CHESTER the Right Hon. Sir JOHN T. HIBBERT, K.C.B., Chair- man of the Central Committee of the Asylum and Edward Lawrence, Esq. (Liverpool), Vice-Chair- man. Other influential Friends of the Institution will also attend the Meeting. JAMES DIGGENS, Principal and Secretary. Royal Albert Asylum, Lancaster. APPEAL. The Royal Albert Asylum is now full, there being 600 young Imbeciles under care and training, and numerous applications for admission. An Exten- sion of the Institution is contemplated, with a view to provide accommodation for 150 additional patients and to facilitate better classification. The Central Committee, therefore, earnestly APPEAL for DONATIONS to the EXTENSION FUND. OCTOBER 16TH, 1897. CHESTER LIFEBOAT SATURDAY. OCTOBER 16TH, 1897. JAMES H. DICKSON, LOCAL SEC., GROSVENOR CHAMBERS, NEWGATE STREET. CITY OF CHESTER, AND COUNTY OF THE SAME CITY, TO WIT. HIS HONOUR SIR HORATIO LLOYD, RECORDER. 1\TOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the next 1>| GENERAL QUARTER SESSIONS of the Peace for the City and County of the City of Chester will be holden at the TOWN HALL, in the said City, on FRIDAY, the 15th day of October, 1897, at HALF-PAST TEN o'clock in the forenoon precisely, when and where all persons bound to appear are required to attend. Dated this 10th day of September, 1897. SAML. SMITH, Clerk of the Peace. N.B.—Instructions for Indictments are to be sent to the Office of the Clerk of the Peace on or before the 8th prox. CITY OF CHESTER, AND COUNTY OF THE SAME CITY, TO WIT. His HONOUR SIR HORATIO LLOYD, RECORDER. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the PORT- MOTE and PENTICE COURTS for the City and County of the City of Chester will be holden at the TOWN HALL, in the said City, on FRIDAY, the 15th day of October, 1897, at HALF-PAST TEN o'clock in the forenoon. Dated this 10th day of September, 1897. SAML. SMITH, Town Clerk and Registrar. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the next GENERAL QUARTER SESSIONS of the Peace for the COUNTY OF CHESTER will be holden at the COURT HOUSE, KNUTSFORD, in and for the said County, on MONDAY, the 18th day of October next, at half-past eleven o'clock in the Forenoon, when the Grand Jury will be empannelled. The hearing of all Appeala arising within the Hundreds of Bucklow, Macclesfield, and Northwich, forming the Knutsford District, and the trials of all prisoners committed from such Hundreds, will take place at such Sessions. The Grand and Petty Juries for the Knutsford District must be in attendance at the Court House, Knutsford, at the opening ot the Court on MONDAY, the 18th day of October, at half-past eleven o'clock in the Fore- noon. The COURT will be Adjourned to the Castle of Chester, on THURSDAY, the 21st day of October next, at eleven o'clock in the Forenoon, when another Grand Jury will be empannelled. The hearing of all Appeals arising within the Hundreds of Broxton, Eddisbury, Nantwich, and Wirral, forming the Chester district, and the trials of all prisoners committed from the last-mentioned Hundreds will take place at such Adjourned Sessions. The Grand and Petty Juries for the Chester District must be in attendance at the CAstle of Chester, at the opening of the Conrt on THURSDAY, the 21st day of October next, at eleven o'clock in the Forenoon. REGINALD POTTS, Clerk of the Peace for the County of Chester. Chester, 27th September, 1897. iftucattonal. ARCVILLE COLLEGE. A EAST PARADE, RHYL. FBIVCIPAL MISS MERCIER, assisted by fully qualified Resident and Visiting Teachers. Pupils may be prepared for the following: Universities' Local Examinations, College of Precept, rs, South Ken- sington (Science and Art), Royal College and Academy of Music, and Trinity College; Music. French, German, and Spanish are taugbt conversa- tionally and grammatically. Entire charge of girls whose parents are abroad. Home comforts and care. MR. H. BAYMAN, Teacher of the Violin (late Conductor and Solo Violin of the Arion Orchestral Concerts), Visits Chester weekly. Testimonials and press critiques on appli- cation.-Cremona House, 199, Edge-lane, Liverpool. THE ASSOCIATED BOARD JL OF THE R.A.M. & R.C.M. FOR LOCAL EXAMINATIONS IN MUSIC. President: H.R.H. THE PBINCE OF WALES, K.G. THOMAS THRKLFALI., Esq., Chairman. The Hon.G. W. SPENCERLTTTELTON,C.B,DeputyChairman. Local Centre Examinations. See Syllabus A. School Examinations. See Syllabus B. Copies of either Syllabus, in which important altera- tions will be found, post free on application to the Central Office. 32, Maddox- street, London, W. SAMUEL AITKEN, Hon. Sec. NORTHGATE BREWERY COMPANY'S PRIME CHESTER ALES. SPECIAL HER MAJESTY APPOINTMENT THE QUEEN AND H.R.H. THE PRINCESS OF WALES. B P.OWN & Co., MERCERS, CHESTER. LATEST NOVELTIES. FRENCH MILLINERY. FRENCH MANTLES, CAPES. TAILOR-MADE COAT AND SKIRTS. BLACK AND COLORED SILKS. NEW DRESS FABRICS. EXCELLENT FIT AND LATEST STYLES IN DRESSMAKING. hotels, f&jjtiros, &c. .í'r" H E S W A L L. OTEL VICTORIA. RESIDENTIAL HOTEL. I 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 It the NEW MARINE HYDRO during the present season. Close to golf links. Facing the sea. OUTHPORT SUNNYSIDE HYDRO. k3 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, Sfjipphtg. E W Z E A L A N D NEW REDUCED FARES. 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. ROYAL 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. GERMANIC..Wed., Oct. 201 BRITAK NIC ..Wed., Nov. 3 .TEUTONIC. Wed., Oct. 27 ) *MAJESTIC..Wed., Nov. 10 Second Cabin will be carried on the voyages marked thus* Cotton not carried on Passenger Steamers. Steerage Passage at Low Rates, including Ouifit free of charge to New York, Boston. Philadelphia, or Baltimore. Superior accommodation at n-oderate 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. 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BLACK SERGE CLOTH CIRCULAR CAPE, with real Astrachan collar 12/11 COLOURED BEAVER CLOTH CAPES, in Fawn, Brown, Myrtle, etc., 1Q/11 Trimmed Black Thibet Collar 14/11 BLACK & COLOURED CLOTH JACKETS, Reefer and Cross-over ~| O /"I "1 Shapes.—Special value jL.md} J L BLACK & COLOURED ESQUIMAUX CLOTH JACKETS, in Five Q K A Leading Shapes, Black and all colours MO/U NEW RUSSIAN & SAC BACK SHAPES, in Black and Coloured Jackets Qyf in a splendid range of cloths, all prices to about CHILDREN'S OUTFITTING. NEWEST SHAPES IN CHILDREN'S PELISSES, CHILDREN'S WALKING COATS, AND INFANTS ROBES. IMMENSE VARIETY. LADIES' FLANNELETTE AND WOVEN WINTER UNDER-CLOTHING—VERT SPECIAL. A VISIT OT INSPECTION RESPECTFULLY INVITED. EICHAED JONES, 50, 52, 54, 56, BRIDGE STREET, CHESTER. BAKERS TO TELEPHONE NO. 47. HIS GRACE THE DUKE OF TELEGRAMS WESTMINSTER, K.G. BAKERS, CHESTER.' BAKER & SONS, FAMILY AND FANCY BREAD BAKERS3 CONFECTIONERS, REFRESHMENT CONTRACTORS. t. WEDDILFO RECEPTIONS. BALL SUPPERS. BANQUETS. 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HOvV TO BUY YOUR F URNITURE 1 AT THE BEDSTEADS LOWEST ^JARPETS ^JURTAINS y POSSIBLE FURNISHING DRAPERIES AND PRICES JgVKBY REQUISITE J ——-—— R FURNISHING FOR CASH -C VISIT THE pIONEER piONEER ["PIONEER QOMPLETE J^URNISHING gTORES, 9 TO 19, BOLD STREET, LIVERPOOL. THE PRICES AT ALL TIMES ARE THE LOWEST IN THE KINGDOM. THE AUTUMN SALE IS NOW TAKING PLACE AND WILL CONTINUE UNTIL 30TH INST. THE ADVANTAGES OFFERED ARE. UNQUESTIONABLE. CALL AND INSPECT THE SPLENDID STOCK, AND NOTE THE LOW PRICES. PAHPETS MADE & LAID FEES. ALL GOODS OVER 408. DELIVERED FREE LINOLEUMS a LAID FREE. TO ANY RAILWAY STATION IN BLINDMAI»» FREE. GEEAT BRITAIN. CATALOGUES ON APPLICATION FREE. HOW TO MAKE MONEY. Every Investor and Speculator should write for Pamphlet, shewing how large profits can be made without hazardous risk or speculation. Unusually favourable terms combined with security. Testi- monials. Press opinions, &c. JE5 and upwards can be invested and return large profits. Weekly settlements. HOWARD, MARSHALL & CO., 4, Copthall Chambers, E.C. AT THE INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION HELD AT THE ROYAL AGRICULTURAL HALL, LONDON, OCTOBER 5TH, 6TH, AND 7TH, 1897, ALFRED EVANS, TEA MERCHANT, CHESTER, WAS Q T) T> T R/ T? SILVER MEDAL AWARDED X _K ± ZI Sh & DIPLOMA, FOR SUPERIOR KNOWLEDGE OF THE ART OF BLENDING FINEST QUALITY TEAS IN COMPETITION WITH THE WHOLE OF THE UNITED KINGDOM. BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT TO fi&jh TH« OF WALES. R. BOLLAND & SONS, CONFECTIONERS, EASTGATB ROW, CHESTER. FIRST-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. HIRB OF PLATE, &C. WAITERS. WEDDING CAKES. 411 Sites kept in stock. Illustrated Catalogues Ghrati*, T: "BeUandi. Che^ttr." Telephme BY. AUTUMN GOODS. JOSEPH B ECKETT & CO. 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