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MERTHYR TYDFIL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY. PRESIDENTR. T. CR.AWSHAY, ESQ. F-A. T LET O IT S TIIE RIGHT HON. H. A. BRUCE, M.P. I SYDNEY A. HANKEY, ESQ. G. T. CLARK, ESQ. H. HUSSEY VIVIAN, ESQ., M.P. RICHARD FOTHERGILL, ESQ. ANDREW BUCHAN, ESQ. THE NINTH ANNUAL SHOW <— OF FRUIT, FLOWERS, AND VEGETABLES, "-IN connexion with the above Society, will be held in the Market House, Merthyr, on THURSDAY, 20th JULY, 1865. Entries must be made with the Secretary, on or before SATURDAY the 15th JULY, 1865. L A charge of Two-pence will be made on each entry. Schedule of Prizes &c., &c., may be obtained on application to the Secretary, Mr. Tom Carlyle, No. 2, Somerset Place, Thomas Town, Merthyr. t Return Tickets at reduced fares will be issued by the Taff Vale, Vale of Neath, and Brecon and 1 Merthyr Railways Refreshments at moderate prices will be provided in the Market House. By kind permission of R T.. Crawshay Esq., the brilliant Cyfarthfa Band will perform during the day. Tickets may be had of the Secretary and at the principal .Hotels in Brecon, Cardiff\ Swansea, Sc. mm Admission from One to Four Is. 6d., from Four to Six Is., and from Six to Eight 6d. r. ■ BRECON AND MERTHYR RAILWAY. SEA 13 A T II I 1ST Q- -P ABERYSTWITH, ABERDOVEY, TOWYN, AND BORTH, VIA THE MID-WALES RAILWAY. On and after THURSDAY, JUNE 1st, and until further notice, CHEAP RETURN TICKETS "^lll be hsued by the Ordinary Trains to above places, for 3, 7, or 14 days, including day of issue and return, as follows :— THREE DAYS' EACH. SEVEN OR FOURTEEN DAYS ISSUED ON SATURDAYS ONLY, TO RETURN ON T-LIC T „ FOLLOWING MONDAY. ISSUED 011 AILY DAY BY TLIE 0RDMAIT TRAMS. 1ST CLASS. COV. CAR. L'ST CLASS. COV. CAR. DOWLAIS ) 10 E. Q _0 1A TALYBONT ( ^LASBURY ) 10 10 "•" HAY ( 6D. /S. 6D. 18S. 9S. WHITNEY ) EARDISLEY } 14S. 8S. 6D. ,;LSS 10S. KINNERSLEY ) MOORHAMPTON. 15S. 9s. 19s. 6d. 11s. CREDENHILL ) RJ ON 10 P, HEREFORD J loS- 6d> 9s- These Tickets will be available to return by the Ordinary Trains within 3 or 14 days from the date of issue. Passengers will be allowed to lveak their journey at Machynlleth or Ynyslas. For particulars as to Trains running through to Aberystivith, see the Company's Time Bills. Traffic Manager's Office, < Brecon, May 19th, 1865. BY ORDER. SPECIAL NOTICE. TO THE GENTLEMEN OF BRECON AND SURROUNDING NEIGHBOURHOOD. :rpHE Cheapest and only House where the newest and most fashionable French Silk, Velvet Nap, Grease Proof, and Self Adjusting HAT can be obtained, is at eT. MORGAN AND TOP OF SHIP STREET. 10s. 6(1., 12s., 14s. The above Hats are delightful and easy for the fore- head, and warranted to give every satisfaction to the purchaser. __m- HOW l :l: MAKE -0 '1 :Lr? TO -v MONEY. BY 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 obtam by depositing your cash at this NEW and CHEAP SHOP. One trial will Drove this important fact. .L £ S. d. Men's good Overcoats. 0 8 11 BOYS Ditto 0 15 II Men's Cloth Vests. 0 2 6 Boys Bitt) 0 1 :3 MAn'" CLOTH,TROUSERS 0 6 11 X s. d. BOYS CLOTH TROUSERS 0 4 3 Men's and Boys Cap, from 0 3 SILK TIES 0 0 3 SCARFS 0 0 5 LEATHER LEWON'RIM! 9LF)R] TN 0 3 6 TAKE NOTICE.—This large stock cannot be sold except for ready money, and no abatement- BOROUGH OF BRECON. POLICE CONSTABLE WANTED. W ANTED by the Town Council of the Borough of Brecon, an active Police Constable, not less than 5 feet 7 inches in height, and not ex- ceeding 40 years of age. Salary 18 shillings a week, with the usual clothing and accoutrements. Previous experience in a Police Force, will be considered as a feature of recommendation. Applications, in the handwriting of the appli- cants, to be sent, with suitable testimonials, to the llllGersigned, at or before 12 o'clock at noon, on the i7th day of July instant, when any candidate lnay attend, at the Guild hall if he thinks proper, but at his own expense. STEPHEN BOWEN EVANS, Town desk's Office, Town Clerk. Brecon, 6th July, 1865, PICNIC, PAPTY, ANPLE-D ASIJRE CARRIAGES. BRECON CASTLE HOTEL COMPANY, LIMITED. FT^HE COMPANY, anxious to meet the require- ments of its Patrons, begs to inform them and the ptiblic generally, that they can be accom- modated with PICNIC, PARTY, and other CAR- RIAGES, upon the shortest notice, and on most moderate terms. One-horse Carriage, to hold Four, 3s. Od. per Hour for Airing—including Driver. Pair-horse Carriage, 5s. 6d. per Hour- including Driver. GOOD STABLING AND LOCK-UP COACH-HOUSES. Wedding Orders promptly attended to. One or Pair-horse Hearse for hire on reasonable terms. Posting in all its branches. JOSEPH BATES, Brecon, June 2nd, 1865. Manager. PROCLAMATION AND NOTICE. ELECTION OF KNIGHT FOR THE COUNTY OF BRECKNOCK. THE Sheriff of the COUNTY of BRECK- NOCK will, at the SHIRE-HALL, in the Town of Brecknock, in the said County of Breck- nock, on TUESDAY the EIGHTEENTH Day of JULY instant, at TEN o'Clock in the Forenoon, proceed to the Election of a Knight for the said County, at which Time and Place all Persons en- titled to vote at the said Election are requested to give their attendance. And take Notice, that all Persons who are guilty of Bribery at the said Election will, on Con- viction of such Offence, be liable to the Penalties mentioned in that behalf in "The Corrupt Practices Prevention Act, 1854." And take Notice, that all Persons who are guilty of Treating or undue Influence at the said Election will, on Conviction of such offence, be liable to the Penalties mentioned in that behalf in "The Corrupt Practices Prevention Act, 1854." Dated the Eighth day of July, 1865. HENRY GWYNNE VAUGHAN, ESQUIRE, High Sheriff of the County of Brecknock. TO THE ELECTORS- OF THE COUNTY OF BRECON. GENTLEMEN, In a few days the present Parliament will be dissolved, and from the kind support you have hitherto afforded me, I venture once more to solicit your suffrages, and to seek the high honor of repre- senting you in the next Parliament. I During the last six years I have given a steady and independent support to Conservative principles, and shall continue to do so, being of opinion that as the Nation is prosperous and the people con- tented, it would be unwise to try any organic or revolutionary change in the Constitution—at the y 11 same time any measure conducive to the well-being of the people, by whatever Government proposed, would receive my support. It will always be my pleasure to support any measure beneficial to the Agricultural Interests, and in any future remission of Taxation, to claim for the Farmers that justice which has hitherto been denied them, by the re- tention of the Malt tax. I shall always vote against the Ballot. I hope before long to solicit your votes in person, and to explain more fully than is possible, in an ad- dress, the sentiments that will guide my future con- duct should you do me the honor to elect me bnce more your representative. I have the honor to be, Gentlemen, Your obedient Servant, GODFREY C. MORGAN. 39, Port-man Square, June 28th, 1865. CANTREFF, HRECONSHIRE. TO BE LET, WITH possession at Michaelmas next, all that Messuage, FARM, and LANDS, called CWMCYNWIN, containing upwards of' 100 ACRES of good MEADOW, PASTURE, and ARABLE LAND, situate about three miles from the County Town of Brecon, and having the advan- tage of an extensive and very valuable right *of Common on the adjacent Hills. Fox further particulars apply to MR. THOMAS FERRAR, Pentwyn, Llanthew, or to MR. THOMAS PARRY, Llanfrynach, neClr Brecon. BEE C 017 S H IE E~" STJ MM EE AS SIZES^ 1865- HpHE Commissions of Nisi Prius, of Oyer and Terminer, and of General Gaol Delivery for the County of Brecon, will be opened at the SHIRE HALL, BRECON, on FRIDAY, the 28th day of JULY, 1865, before The Honorable SIR WILLIAM SHEE, KNIGHT, one of the Justices of our Lady the Queen assigned to hold. Pleas before the Queen herself when all Justices tif the Peaces, Mayors, Coroners, and Bailiffs of Liberties within the said County, and all Jurors, Persons bound by Recognizances, and others having busi- ness, are required to attend. HENRY GWYNNE VAUGHAN, ESQUIRE. SHERIFF. Brecon, 27th June, 1865. BRECONSHIRE. FREEHOLD PROPERTY for SALE. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, On SATURDAY the 29 th day of JULY, 1865, BY MR. JOHN PROBERT, At the BLACK COCK INN, BRECON, subject to such conditions as shall be then and there produced. THE following valuable Property, called CWM PONDE, comprising a House and Garden with about THREE ACRES of FERTILE MEADOW LAND, and the TIMBER now stand- ing on the land. The property is situate in the parish of Llandefalley, near Velin Newydd. The Sale will commence at two o C'loclc p.m. IMPORTANT TO AGRICULTURISTS M CHAS. NORRINGTON and Go's CELEBRATED SUPERPHOSPHATE OF LIME FOR ALL ROOT CROPS. PRICE' sG6 lOs. PER TON- The excess of Crops grown with this Superphos- phate of Lime, in comparison with many others, is generally sufficient to pay for the whole cost of the Manure. Also, SPECIAL MANURES For Corn, Mangold, Potatoe, Grass, and all t Green Crops. To be obtained of Mr. R. W. PRICE, Brynmawr Coal & Lime Wharf Watton, Brecon. TURNIP SEASON, 1365. LLANELLEN MANURE WORKS, NEAR ABERGAVENNY. R- ORGA.N::IS BONE SUPERPHOSPHATE X7 10s. PER TON. This Manure is an excellent Top dressing for Corn, Vetches, Clover, or Grass Land. Apply to MR. JOHN PROBERT, AUCTIONEER, BRECON. [A CARD.] -v7 R- IK IIKT G- COACH MAKER, Lion Street, and Saint Michael Street, Brecon. Repairs neatly executed at moderate charges. PERAMBULATORS REPAIRED AND MADE TO ORDER. RED HOUSE, EATING HOUSE, WATTON, BRECON. EDWARD WILLIAMS T> ESPECTFULLY informs his friends and the public generally, that they can be accommo- dated at any hour of the day, 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. XERNICK'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 HEAD-ACHE, BILIOUS COMPLAINTS, 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 BRISTOL, September, 1862. Sir,—After trying many doctors for the Liver Complaint, and all of them failing to do me any 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. P. KERNICK, 23, DUKE STREET, CARDIFF. May be obtained through any Chemist, or his ap- pointed Agents, in Boxes at Is. lid. nd7 td. each. 2 -> WHOLESALE AGENTS, LONDON BARCLAY & SONS LOCAL AGENTS: Trecastle, Mr. Watkins, Man Chester House; Brecon, Mr. Jones, Stone-cutter; Llanfaes, and Mr. W. Evans, Gunsmith Crickhowell, Mr. Cristopher, Chemist. Johnson, Johnson & Co's n PURE UNCOLOURED TEA Is now preferred to all others. It is decidedly the Purest Strongest Cheapest and Best, Cheapest and Best, THE MOST Wholesome & Invigorating. Sold in Packets by Agents in every Town. LOCAL AGENTS, Brecon-Hall, Chemist, High Street. Aberdare-Thomas, Chemist. Aberavon—Jones, Printer. .Abersychan—Martin, Post Office. Bridgend—Jones, Chemist. Brynmawr—Jones, Stationer. C,LtrclIff-Drane, 11 Bute Street. Dowlais-Lewis, Chemist. Hay—Watkins, Post Office. Llanelly—Morgan Griffiths. Merthyr—Gay, 55, High Street. Mountain Ash—Thomas, Chemist. Newport—Thomas, 170 and 128 Commercial Street. Nantyglo—Allen, Post Office., PontyiDOol—Edwards, Printer. Pontardawe—Evans, Post Office. Porthcawle—Jor.es, Chemist. Swansea—Andrew, 14 Castle Square. Thomas (55 Oxford Square. Tredegar—Crowe, Post Office. Y stalyfera-Davies, Bookseller. WHOLESALE WAREHOUSC, 17 BLOMFIED ST. CITY. J°hnson Johnson &CO's"llMl PURE UNCOLOURED TEA Is now preferred to all others. Sold iN Packets hy Agents ill every To WN. SOLE AGENT IN BRECON, SOLE AGENT IN BRECON, HALL, CHEMIST, High Street. Brecon & Merthyr Tydfil Junction Railway Company. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that an EX- TRAORDINARY MEETING of the Com- pany will be held at the Company's Offices, No. 7, Bank-buildings, Lothbury, in the City of London, on TUESDAY, the 1st day of August, 1865, at half-past 11 o'clock in the forenoon, pursuant to the Brecon and Merthyr Railway (Various Powers) Act, 1865, for the purpose of considering, and, if approved, carrying into effect the union of the separate undertaking with the general undertak- ing of the Company from such date and on such terms and conditions as may be determined in accordance with that Act. At this meeting votes will be allowed only in respect of the shares and stock in the separate undertaking of the Company. Dated this 13th day of July, 1865. W. ROBERTS, Secretary. Brecon & Merthyr Tydfil Junction Railway Company. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that an Ex- TRAORDINARY MEETING of the Com- pany will be held at the Company's Offices, No. 7, Bank-buildings, Lothbury, in the City of London, on TUESDAY, the 1st day of August, 1865, at a quarter before 12 o'clock in the forenoon, pursuant to the Brecon and Merthyr Railway (Various Powers) Act, 1865,< for the purpose of considering, and, if approved, carrying into effect the union of the separate undertaking with the general under- taking of the Company from such date and on such terms and conditions as may be determined in accordance with that Act. At this meeting votes will net be allowed in respect of shares or stock in the separate undertaking of the Company. Dated this 13th day of July, 1865. W. ROBERTS, Secretary. Brecon & Merthyr Tydfil Junction Railway Company. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that an EX- TRAORDINARY MEETING of the Bre- con and Merthyr Tydfil Junction Railway Company will be held at the Company's Offices, No. 7, Bank- buildings, Lothbury, in the City of London, on TUESDAY, the 1st day of August, 1865, at 12 o'clock at noon, to sanction the creation of the New Shares or Stock by the Brecon and Merthyr Rail- way (Amalgamation) Act, 1865, authorised to be created in accordance with that Act, and also to sanction the creation of the New Shares or Stock by the Brecon and Merthyr Railway (Various Powers) Act, 1865, authorised to be created for (a) the purposes of the Ivor J unction and the Dowlais Junction Railways, and (b) common purposes as in that Act defined, and to sanction the issue of such shares or stock (a) and (b) respectively in such classes and of such amounts, and with such fixed, fluctuating, contingent, preferential, perpetual, ter- minable, deferred, or other dividend or interest, not exceeding the rate of £5 per cent. per annum, and subject to payment of calls of such amounts and at such times as may be determined upon in accordance with the last mentioned Act and also to sanction the borrowing on mortgage of the several sums by the Brecon and Merthyr Railway (Various Powers) Act, 1865, authorised to be bor- rowed for (a) the purposes of the Ivor Junction and Dowlais Junction, and (b) common purposes, as in that Act defined. Dated this 13th day of July, 1865. W. ROBERTS, Secretary. Brecon & Merthyr Tydfil Junction Railway Company. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that an EX- TRAORDINARY MEETING of this Com- pany will be held at their Offices, No. 7, Bank- buildings, Lothbury, in the City of London, on WEDNESDAY, the 2nd day of August, 1865, at halt-past 11 o'clock in the forenoon, for the follow- ing purposes, authorised by the Brecon and Mer- thyr Railway (Amalgamation) Act, 1865, viz. (A) To consider, and if approved to sanction, the terms of an agreement for the amalgamation of the undertaking of the Hereford, Hay, and Brecon Railway Company with the undertaking of the Brecon and Merthyr Tydfil Junction Railway Company. (B) To sanction the grant, issue, and appropri- ation of the shares or stock created under the authority of the said Act at a previous extraordinary meeting of the Brecon and Merthyr Tydfil Junction Railway Company to the Hereford, Hay, and Brecon Railway Company in substitution for their shares and stock, and to attach to the shares or stock so granted, issued, and appropriated, such fixed, fluc- tuating, contingent, preferential, perpetual, termin- able, deferred, or other dividend, or interest payable out of such part of the revenue of the amalgamated undertaking as may be determined upon. 11 (C) To sanction the exercise by the Directors of the Brecon and Merthyr Tydfil Junction Railway Company from time to time after the amalgamation, of the powers of borrowing and re-borrewing given to the Hereford, Hay, and Brecon Riilway Com- pany by the Acts relating to them. Dated this 13th day of July, 1865. W. ROBERTS, Secretary. TOWN OF BroOON. TO BE"LET, "FYTLTH immediate possession, a SIX-STALLED STABLE, with !,tyge Granary above, situate near Honddu Mill.—Apply to the MANAGER, Castle of Brecon HO-EL. TO BE LET, FROM the ^TH of September, 1865, the ROCK and C/STLE INN, situate at Senny Bridge, with about 10 acres of very good Hay and Pasmre land convenient.—Enquire of Mr. Jones, 5enny Bridge.