TOP of SHIP STREET, BRECON. J. MORGAN and Co., GENERAL DRAPERS AND OUTFITTERS "OEG respectfully to inform their friends, and the public generally, that their READY-MADE- CLOTHING Department is now complete with a splendid new Stock for the Season. CONSISTING of a large assortment of Gen- tlemen's Jackets of every kind of material, and in all the New Shapes, also a first class lot of Cavour Over Coats, in all colours. These Over Coats have given such satisfaction, that the demand for them this Season is immense. Trousers and Vests of every description, boys and youths clothing in great variety. A large assortment of Ladies new Brighton Waterproof CloaJcs. BOROUGH OF BRECON. TWENTY-THIRD ANNUAL SALE OF ALDERNEY & GUERNSEY COWS. MR. JAMES HALL Has received instruction from Mr. Edward Fowler, (the sole and only resident exporter,) to sell BY AUCTION, AT THE CASTLE HOTEL, In the town of Brecon, ON SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4th, 1865, 11 ALDERNEY AND GUERNSEY COVVS & HESFSSBS, Pure Bred, direct from, the Island, and imported especially for this sale. Descriptive Catalogues of Age, Colour, time of Calving, &c., may be obtained on application to the Auctioneer, and at the Castle Hotel. Sale to commei^z at 2 o'clock precisely. Bulwark, Brecon, Jan. 24th, 1865. jjfc [A CARD.] ViT- R- Kiiisro-, COACH MAKER, Lion Street, and Saint Michael Street, Brecon Repairs neatly executed at moderate, charges. PERAMBULATORS REPAIRED AND MADE TO ORDER. General PRINTING & STATIONERY a[!)! i1%iIDill.i!" REPORTER OFFICE,' BULWARK, BRECON. DAVID WILLIAMS "DEGS respectfully to inforjn his friends and the I public, generally, that he has now In STOCK, a great variety of STATIONERY GOODS, which will be found cheaper than any yet offered to the public of this Town and neighbourhood, and for quality will bear any comparison, it being his anxious wish to supply articles at once reasonable and good. THE STOCK includes Printing, Writing, and Note Papers in great variety, Cartridge and Bill Papers, Tissues of nearly every shade, Blotting Papers and Pads Black, Blue, and Red Inks; Steel Pens and Pen-holders in great variety, Quill Pens, Black-lead Pencils, propelling and in wood, Sealing Wax, Ink- stands, India Rubber, Elastic Bands a large and s it II; collection of Tovs in and out of Boxes PENNY BOTTLES OF GUM, an article and. used by everybody. Note Paper from 1 d. per quire to 6d. per quire. Envelopes from lid. per packet to 2s. per packet. 2 Mourning Note Paper and Envelopes. Memorandum Books, Account Books, Metalic .and Pocket Books, Purses, &c., &c. PRINTING DEPARTMENT.. • D. Yvr. begs further to invite the attention of the I Inhabitants of Brecon and County generally, to the facilities he possesses of executing orders to any extent in Letterpress Printing in all its departments, with elegancy, accuracy, and despatch, at the fol- lowing low rates of charges £ B. d. For 100 Broadside Double Demy Bills, 36in. by 23in., from 1 10 0 For 100 Broadside Double Crown Bills, 31^in. by 20jinv from 0 18 0 For 100 Broadside Royal Bills, 25in. by 20in., from 0 17 0 For 100 Broadside Demy Bills, 22-lin. by 17,lin., from 0 15 0 For 100 Broadside Crown Bills, 21in. by 16in., from ••••• • 0 12 0 For 100 Broadside Foolscap Bills, 17in. by 13-lin., fr(-.iii 0 9 6 For 100 Folio Royal Bills, 20in. by 13m., from b" 0 9 3 For 100 Folio Demy Bills, 17illl. by 11 îin., from. 0 8 0 For 100 Folio Crown Bills, 15jin. by lOjin., from 0 6 6. For 100 Folio Foolscap Bills, 13lin. by S^in., from 0 6 0 For 100 4to. Royal Bills, 13in. by lOin., from 0 5 0 For 100 4to. Demy Bills, llin. by 9in., from 0 4 6 For 100 4to. Crown Bills, lOin. by Sin., from 0 4 0 Extra charge for Colored Inks, but no extras for Colored Paper. Furnished APARTMENTS to Let. Apply at the Office of this Paper. i HOW MAKE ■ TO MONEY. "|3Y investing your purchase capital at HENRY PHIPPS'S, Cheap Clothing Establishment, Red House, High Street, Brecon, where Hats, Caps, Coats, Vests, Trousers, Leather Leggings, Shirts, Braces, &c., are kept in endless variety. Annexed is a list of prices, which will convey to you the great interest you will obtain by depositing your cash at this NEW and' CHEAP SHOP. One trial will prove this important fact. £ s. d. Mbn's good Overcoats 0 8 11 Boys Ditto 0 5 11 Men's Cloth Vests 0 2 6 Boys Ditt) 0 1 3 Men's Cloth Trousers 0 6 11 £ s. d. Boys 'Cloth Trousers. 0' 4 3 Men's and Boys Caps, from 0 0 3l Silk Ties 0 0 3t Scarfs 0 0 5 Leather Leggings 20d. to 0 3 6 TAKE NOTICE.—This large stock cannot be sold except for ready money, and no abatement VALE NT'I NES VALENTINES- — VALEIN, IN 0 0 0 JS- w w IF GREAT VARIETY OF EVERY DESCRIPTION. May be had at D. WILLIAMS'S, PRINTER AND. STATIONER, BULWARK, BRECON. VALENTINES SSOLD AT HALF:PRICI. 'N.B.- STATIONERY OF EVERY DESCRIPTION IN STOCK!. ^-ENVELOPES SOLD AT 2<LJPER PACKET, FORMERLY 4D. ■<■■ BRECON and MERTHYR TYDFIL JUNCTION RAILWAY vV TIME table. .L ,Ji «'.f "5, Passengers-to ensure being Booked should be at the Stations Five Minutes before the time fixed for the Departure of the Trains. The times following are the times at which the 'Trains are intended to arrive at, and depart from, the several Stations, but the Company cannot guarantee these times being kept, under any circumstances, nor will they be responsible for delay. •f Note.-The Station Clocks are set to Greenwich Time, and are faster by eleven minutes than true time of the district.. Granting Tickets to Passengers, to places off this Company's Line, is an. arrangement made for the greater convenience of the Public, but the Company do not hold them- selves responsible for any delay, detention, or other loss or injury arising off their Line, or from the acts or defaults of other parties, or for the.correctness of the times over other Lines or Com panes, or of Coaches, or for the arrival of this Company's Trains in time for the nominally corresponding Train or Coach, or any other Company or Party.—When' their Trains do not arrive in time, such Tickets will be available onward by the first practicable Train, and the Tickets are issued subject to this understanding and proviso. WEEK DAYS. SUNDAYS. I FARES FROM BRECON. TJP :—: v p. ORDINARY. RETURN. • 1 '2 & 3 1 2 & 3 1 2 & 3 1 2 & 31 2 & 3E Fist. 2nd, ,,»3rd. 1st. -2nd. j — ——1——— —: p — 'Y ■. T> A. M. I1' A. m'f M. A. M. P. d. S. A. 4 «. J. S. d. S. d/ Brecon.dep. 7 15 11$V4'0 TalylJyn or Brynderwen 7 26 li 2'S; -4'25 0 6 0 4 1 0 0 9 Talybont. 7 38 11 4fV 4 35 l' 3 1 0 6 6^ L 10- 1 6 Dolygaer.. 8 10 12 10 510, 2 8, 2 0 1 lit 4 •••*#• »Vo' Dowlais or Pant arr. 8 20 12 20 5 20 ..••.#/ 3 3; 2. 6 1 7^ !4lb*' '4: .ft Merthyr,by Coach 9 0 '■ 1 15 6 15 < ■ p f 17'. WEEK DAYS. I 'SUNDAYS. FARES FROM PANT. DOWN. | ■" 7 ORDINARY. RKTORN. 12&312&:U2&12&3I12&3 1+ 01 a J ..y. J 1st. 2nd. 3rd. 1st. 2nd. — *A- M- A- A-A, M. p,VM. s. d. s. d. s. d. s. d. s. d. Merthyr, by Coach 7 30 11 15 4 25; i': Dowlais or Pant.dep. 8 40 12 30 5 <30- fidj&eT 8 50 12 40 5'40 u<, v. 0 8 0 6, 0 3 1 0 0 9 Talybont 9" 25 1 10 6 15 • 0 1 6 1 04 -3—Qf- 2—^ —«■ Talyllynor Brynderwen. 9 40 1 20 G 25 2 6 2 0 1 3 3 9 3 0 Brecon arr. 9 50 1 30 6 35 3 3 2 6 1 7 4 10 3 3 GENERAL REGULATIONS. Children under three years of age travel free and those above three and under twelve at half-price. Tickets must be shown to the Company's Servants, or delivered up to them when demanded. Par- ties not producing their Ticket are liable to be charged the fare from the most distant Station from which the Train shall have started. They are only available on the day of issue, and are not transferable. No Tickets will be issued after a Train is in sight at an intermediate Station. Return Tickets not Transferable, at a reduction for the Double Journey will be issued to 1st and 2nd Class Passengers, available for return on the day of issue only, with the followi*g exceptions:- 11 Return Tickets issued on Saturdays are available for the Return Journey on the day of issue, or on the Monday following. ^UGGAGH. The following weight of personal luggage will be allowed with each passenger free of charge—for each 1st class passenger, 112'lbs. 2nd class, lOOlbs. 3rd class, 601bs. iNcrviLiTY. The Lessees request that any instance of Incivility or misconduct on the part of the persons employed at the Stations, may be directly reported to the Superintendent. BRISTOL ) A C K ET COMPANY. JOHN PROTHERO Respectfully informs the inhabitants of the Town of Brecon and neighbourhood, that he has just taken to the old -established and well conducted Carrying Business of the late Mr W. Thomas, and that all goods intended for conveyance by his Boats, which will arrive in Brecon from Newport every other day, will receive his prompt attention. All goods to be conveyed by Prothero's Boats, from London, per "Great Western & South Wales "Railway" to Newport, from Liverpool, Manchester Birmingham, and from the North of England, per London arid North Western" to Newport, thence per PROTHERO'S BOATS, and all goods from Bristol, per "Burton's Bristol Packet." b Goods carried and delivered with care and' at moderate charges. .^P" No more. cl.illts of-delay in delivering goods.—Prothf, T\ ♦ ,ij n- i* i,n» arrival of the Packets at Led with promptness t-1 v Brecon, 1 si Od., l-uo, RED HOUSE, EATING- HOUSE, WATTON, BRECON. EDWARD WILLIAMS PESPECTFULLY informs his friends and the t public generally, that they can be accomo- dated at any hour of the day or night, with hot or cold joints, soups, sausages and brawn, of the best quality, tea, coffee, &c., &c., at the most moderate terms and shortest notice. All kinds of Vehicles at the shortest notice. IMPORTANT. ■jUrONEY.—A Private Capitalist is willing to make advances from X- I to S20 on approved security, at the interest of 5 per cen. repayable in sums to suit the borrower's own convenience. Forms containing full particulars may be obtained by enclosing 6 postage stamps to E. MORGAN, ESQ.. i Gloucester Road, Coleford, Gloucestershire, N.B Several sums to be advanced on mortgages. I W SAUSAGES ;<:t ¡ ¡j,ti.Œi ùIu.i <Lii.U;.fi. l;i ÙJl.u i ¡:J :T .A..N" .A..SCIN I T., T, PENKELLY, BRECONSHIRE. To be sold by AUCTION, by MR. JOHN PRO- BERT, on TUESDAY, the 7th day of FEBRUARY, 1865, on the above premises at Penlcelly, situ- ate about 4 miles from the town of Brecon and 2 from Talybont Railway Station, the whole of the valuable household I I T U AND OTHER EFFECTS. The property of Mr. Charles Hughes, who is leav- ing the neighbourhood. COMPRISING mahogany dining, pembroke, and other tables, mahogany hair-seated and other chairs, easy chairs, feather beds, four post bedsteads and hangings, mahogany wardrobe, pier and other glasses, clocks, bureaus, mahogany and other chests of drawers, weather glasses, wash- hand stands and ware, night commodes, towel horses, old oak coffers, window curtains, fenders and fire irons, tea trays, caddies, brass and other candlesticks, china, glass, earthenware, Inkstands, kitchen and brewing utensils, a quantity of books two flitches of prime bacon; about 90 gallons of prime cider a quantity of early pota- pikes, rakes, forks, spades 1 useful hack Iiiare, steady to ride-or drive, F photon, harness, cart, gambo and shafts, gearing ;"part of a riclc of well ended hay, a lot of well seasoned oak boards, &c., with a great variety-of other 'articles, too nu- merous to mention., ■ Sale tp commence 'at half-past one o'clock for two .past one I precisely, the, lots beiTui, very numerous.. TOBB LBj, A small STABLE with GARDEN attached, situated in the Watton. Possession may be had at once. Apply at the office of this paper. "r" EBENICK'S VEGETABLE PILLS, Without a particle of Mercury, Antimony, or other mineral ingredient, require no, confinement in- doors, nor any special rules with regard to diet, their operation having a, strengthening tendency, and recommended for flEAI)-ACii-,U,;BILIOUS -MMPLAINTS, AND ALL DISORDERS OF THE HEAD AND STOMACH. IMPORTANT MEDICAL TESTIMONY. COLERIDGE HOUSE, SWANSEA, Jan. 18, 1864 I have examined the Pills which go under the name of "KERNICK'S PILLS," and I know their composition. I have also tested their effects. I can truly certify as to the absence of all mineral or injurious ingredients and I can safely recom- mend them as one of the best aperient Pills for ordinary use in constipated habits that I know. JOHN BALBIRNIE, M.A. M.D. •'1; BRISTOL, September, 1862. Sir,-After trying many doctors for the Liver Complaint, and all of them failing to do me afty good, I took one box of your Pills, and to my astonishment found instant relief, and before the second box was consumed was entirely cured. RICHARD REES, ■ The celebrated Cheap John. THESE INVALUABLE PILLS ARE PREPARED ONLY BY S. F. KEEflCK, 23, DUKE STREET, CARDIFF. May be obtained through any Chemist, or his ap- pointed Agents, in Boxes at Is. lid. and 7-gd. each. WHOLESALE AGENTS, LONDON BARCLAY & SONS. LOCAL AGENTS: .Tiecastle,Mr. Watkins, Manchester House; Brecon, ,JStone-cutter;'Lffi,n:aes, and Mr. W. Evans, Gunsmith Crickhowell, Mr. Cristopher, Chemist. Johnson, Johnson & Go's > PURE UNCOLOURED TEA Is now preferred to all others. fit is decidedly the Purest—Strongest Cheapest and Best, THE MOST Wholesome & Invigorating. Sold in Packets by Agents in every Town. mrL00AL AGENTS. -7M Brecon Hall, Chemist, High Street, Aberdare—Thomas, Chemist. Aberavon—Jones, Printer. Abersychan—Martin, Post Office. Briton Ferry- Price, Draper. Bridgend—Jones, Chemist. Blaenavon-J enkins, Draper. Brynmawr—Jones, Stationer. Cardiff—Drane, 11 Bute Street. Dowlais—Lewis, Chemist. Hay- vVatki ns, Post Office. Llanelly- Morgan Griffiths. Merthyr-Gay, 55, High Street. Mountain Ash—Thomas, Chemist. Newport—Thomas, 170 and 129 Commercial Street. Nantvglo—Allen, Post Office. Pontypool—:Ed'wards, Printer. Pontarda^e—-Evans, Post Office. Porthcawle—Jones, Chemist. Swansea—Andrew, 14 Castle Square. Thomas ^5 Oxford Square. TIc i. ,u— Cl o, Pest Office. 7 MFTE'O ST. CITY
1 BRECONSHIRE CHARITIES. C i From the Commissionere lieport of 1836. PARISH OF DEVYNNOCK. HAVARD'S CHARITY. 1 Lewis Havard, by Will, dated 12th May, 1716, and proved at Brecon in the same year, gave for S the benefit of the poor of the hamlets of Cray, 4 Maescar, and Senny, in this parish, 10s. annually 1 to each of the two former hamlets, and 20s, to the latter, payable on the 2nd of February, and charged the same on his own two tenements in Blaen Glyn Tawe, in the county of Brecon. f These tenements, known as Blae Nant yr Wydd, are situate in Blae Glyn Tawe, in the Parish of Llywell, and comprise a farm, the property of William Dillwyn; of Penile y Gaer, in the County I of Glamorgan, and in the occupation of David I Williams. j The 21. is regularly paid by Mr. Maybery of Brecon, solicitor, (the agent for Mr. Dillwyn), to |3 the churchwardens of Devynnock, who distribute |J the same due to Cray and Maescar, on St. Thomas's day, with the Baddege (or Morgan Watkins's) i Charity, in the proportions mentioned above and l the 20s. in Senny, on the 2nd day of February, [ among the poor of that hamlet, not receiving parish pay.
MORGAN WATKINS'S, CHARITY. F B* appears, by an entry in a book containing an acTOunt of the benefactions to -this parish, that Morgan Watkins, by Will, dated 1699, bequeath- ed annually to the poor of the parish of Devyn- nock the rental and profits of a farm in the hamlet of Modridd, to be distributed among them on St. Tbomas's-day. This farm adjoins to1 a hill called Twyn Faillan i on the south, the Old road from Brecon to Merthyr i on the north, Cy Fartha Farm on the east, and Carnog Farm on the west. It is now, caHed Bad- dege, and contains 130 acres, about 40 acres of which are coppice. This farm is held by William Hughes; a farmer, under an agreement for a lease for 21 years, from Michaelmas 1835, dated 28th September, 1835, at the fair net rent of 34Z. 10s. The house and farm-buildings j being in a very dilapidated state, have been pulled down and are now,nearly re-erected. Mr. Hughes has under- taken to 'pay the. whole expense of these erections, about 150l; and it was agreed that he should re- pay himself by detaining yearly 12Z. 10s, from the rent until the whole advance is deducteo. There are no trustees of this charity • and in the absence of the Will, which cannot be found, the entire management of the estate and dispositiolÚoÍ its produce is left to the minister of the parish. The net rent of the farm is divided on St.. Thomas's-day, among all the settled poor of the parish not receiving parochial aid, in sums varying from 2s. 6d. to 12s. The recipients are chosen by "In the vestry and a book kept in which their names are regularly entered.
HAMLET OF SENNY. WALTER'S CHARITY. BaHd Walter, by Will dated 12th April, 1723, and proved in the Pregrotative court of Canterbury in the same year, gave five houses (one whereof he directed should be divided into two) and six gar- dens, in the hamlet of Senny, to six poor persons of the. said hamlet or for default of such within the said hamlet, then to six poor persons of the parish of Devynnock at large, to be by them en- joyed for their lives and, upon the deaths of any of the said poor persons, to be filled iip- ',from time to time, from such persons as aforesaid, by the heirs male of the testator and the testator direct- ed that each of the said sir poor persons should yearly work one day at harvest in. the lands then in his possession, as an acknowledgement that they held their houses under his Will. The testator, by his said Will, also charged'the messuage, tenement, and lands, then in the pos-, session of his brother William Walter, with the payment of the yearly siimr Of 51. towards placing out one or two poor children of the hamlet of Sen- ny to be apprentices to some honest, trade, calling, or mystery the said poor child or children to be such as should not or could not have the benefit of being placed pursuant to the Will of Sir John Davy, and to be yearly chosen by him that should | be the heir male of the testator, and for want of I such poor children in the hamlet of Senny, then 1 that the same should be chosen out of the parish of I Devynnock at large. The five houses left for the residence of six per- sons (one of them having been divided into two) were tenanted as directed by the testator, until some years past, went down from want of repair. They are consequently now reduced to two houses and six gardens. The two houses and three of the i gardens are situate in Senny village. One has I I been rebuilt by a person named David Thomas, 1 1 who is now in possession of it, with one of the ,| gardens. The other has been rebuilt by David j Elias, and remains still in his possession, with one I of the garden. The third garden is in the posses- "j sion of Mary Watkins, a pauper. The other three gardens are distant about 150 yards from the vil- lage, to the south. One has been thrown into land belonging to Mr. Dillwyn, about 20 years the second remains inclosed, and is in the possession of the above-named David Thomas and the third is now thrown into Maeswalter Farm. The poor derive no benefit from any portions of the above property. The 51. charged for the purpose of apprenticing was regularly paid until about seven years ago, I at which period it was discontinued. The last ( 1 possessor of the estate who paid the money was Mr I John Havard. The present owner, Anthony f Mervyn Storey, Esq., purchased the estate in Nov. 1833 from George Watkins, Esq., and in reply to an application made to lie has declared him- self ready to discharge the arrears which have be- come due since he entered into possession, and to continue the payment in future so soon as a proper « discharge can be given to him for the amount Strict inquiries were made as to the manner in S which the apprentice fee, while received, was ap- f plied, but without sucecss, as no evidence appear- ed to exist upon the subject. m