BRECON AND MERTHYR RAILWAY. SEA BATHIN G I I ABERYSTWITH, ABERDOVEY, TOWYN, < AND BORTH, VIA THE MID-WALES RAILWAY. On and after THURSDAY, JUNE 1st, and until further notice, CHEAP RETURN TICKETS will be issued by the Ordinary Trains to above places, for 3, 7, or 14 days, including day of issue and return, as follows :— THEEE DAYS' EACH. SEVEN" OR FOURTEEN DAYS T* Issued on Saturdays only, to return on the issued on any day by the Ordinary Trains. following Monday. following Monday. 1ST CLASS. COV. CAR. 1ST CLASS. COV. CAR. TASbont J 12s- 6(1- 8s- 18s* ios. ;j 12s. 6d. 7 s. 6d. 18s. 9s. WHITNEY ) • EARDISLEY V 14s. 8s. 6d. 19s. 10s. KLNNERSLEY ) MOORHAMPTON. 15s. 9s. 19s. 6d. lis. CREDENHILL ) „ 2, 19, (?<-] HEREFORD I5s- Gd- 9" 20s- 1A" b(L 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 break their journey at Machynlleth or Ynyslas. For particulars as to Trains running through to Aberystwith, see the Company's Time, Bills. Traffic Manager's Office, -,w A-n nm 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 .T. MORGAN AND GO'S., TOP OF SHIP STREET. 10s. 6d., 12s., 14s. The above Hats are delightful and easy for the fore- head, and warranted to give every satisfaction to the purchaser. HOW MAKE 1 V • I 41: TO MONEY. BY investing your purchase capital at HENRY PHIPPS'S, Cheap Clothing Establishment, Red House Hi<rh 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. £ s. d. Men's good Overcoats. 0 8 11 Boys Cloth Trousers 0 4 3 K Boys Ditto 0 5 11 Men's and Boys Caps, from 0 0 3 Men's Cloth Vests 0 2 6 Silk Ties 0 0 3 BoyS Ditto 0 1 3 Scarfs 0 0 5 v Men's Cloth Trousers. 0 6 11 Leather Leggings 20d. to 0 3 6 -19 > TAKE NOTICE.—This large stock cannot be sold except for ready money, and no abatement. DAVID MORCAN, r~ TAILOR AND draper, -A- -F- L HIGH STREET, BRECON. jnvites the attention of tie Public to his LABSB STOCK of VELVET PILE HATS, finished expressly for his trade by the undermentioned eminent firms :—■ MESSRS. LINCOLN and BENNETTT, „ BENNETT and FIELD, and EVELEIGH and SON— Also to his VARIED STOCK" of SILK UMBRELLAS for Ladies and Gentlemen, finished on Paragon Frames. GENTLEMEN^ CLOTHING, as usual, CUT upon the most SCIENTIFIC PRINCIPLES \(t ..J AGENT FOR NICHOLS'S CELEBRATED COATS. l1tECONSHIRE SUMMED ASSIZES, 1.885- T, HFCoininissions of Nisi Prius, of Oyer and Terminer, and of General Gaol Delivery for County of Brecon, will be" opened at the E HALL, BRECON, on FRIDAY, the |«th day of JULY, 1865, before The Honorable "fIR WILLIAM SHEE. KYIGTIT, one -f the Justices \ipf0ur LadY the Queen assigned to hold Pleas °re the Queen herself when all Justices of the Mayors, Coroners, and Bailiffs of Liberties l'the said County, and all Jurors, Persons HesL by Recognizances, and others having busi- ess, are required to attend. HENRY GWYNNE VAUGHAN, e SQTJIRE. R SHERIFF. ^Ttoon, 27th June, 18G5. IS ? BRECONSHIRE. = FREEHOLD PROPERTY for SALE. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, On SA TURDA Y the 29th day of JULY, 1865, BY MB. 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 no\v stal- ing on the land. The property is situate in the parish of Llandefalley, near Velin Newydd. The Sale mil commence at two o'Clock p.m. TURNIP SEASON, 1865. LLANELLEN MANURE WORKS, NEAR ABERGAVENNY. R- MOBGAN'S' BONE SUPERPHOSPHATE £7 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.] R- J-r IIST C3-, COACH MAKER, Lion Street, and Saint Michael Street, Brecon. Repairs neatly executed at moderate charges. PERAMBULATORS REPAIRED AND MADE TO ORDER. ]L-),, IN;- IL e ][!C- -I 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 entirelv cured. RICHARD REES, The celebrated Cheap John. THESE INVALUABLE PILLS ARE PREPARED ONLY BY S. P. XERNXCX,. 23, DUKE STREET, CARDIFF. May be obtained through any Chemist, or his ap- pointed Agents, in Boxes at Is. l i-d. and 7"d. each. WHOLESALE AGENTS, LONDON BARCLAY & SONS LOCAL AGENTS: Trecastle, Mr. Watkins, Manchester House; Brecon, Mr. Jones, Stone-cutter; Llanfaes, and Mr. W. Evans, Gunsmith Crickhowell, Mr. Cristopher, Chemist &!ftt6?B9P?* M^pnHOIfSlMQg NOW USE Johnson, johnson&Co's PURE TEA Because it is better in quality than all others The Prices are all now reduced EIGHTapENCE PER POUND. Former price 3/4, Reduced to 2/8 Former price 3/8, Reduced to 3/. Former price 4/ Reduced to 3/4 Former price 4/4, Reduced to 3/8 Former price 4/8, Reduced to 4/. See that the name of IW Johnson,Jolmson&Co is on each Packet. Sold in Packets by Ascents in every Town. LOCAL AGENTS. Brecon—Hall, Chemist, High Street. Aberdare—Thomas, .Chemist. Aberavon—J ones, Printer. Abersychan- Martin, Post Office. Bridgend—Jones, Chemist. Brynmawr—J ones, Stationer. Cardiff—Drane, 11 Bute Street. Dowbis-Lewis, Chemist. Iiay—Watkins, Post Office. Llanelly— Morgan Griffiths. IvIerthvr-Edwards, Chemist, George Town. Mountain Ash—Thomas, Chemist. Newport—Thomas, 170 and 129 Commercial Street. Nantyglo—Allen, Post Office. Pontypool—Edwards, Printer. Pontardawe—Evans, Post Office. Porthcaw le-J on os, Chemist. Swansea—Andrew, i4 Castle Square. „ Thomas 65 Oxford Square. Tredegar—Crowe, Post Office. Ystalyfera—Davies, Bookseller. WHOLESALE WAREiiouse, 17 BLOMFIED ST. CITY. Johnson,Johnson & Co's PURE 0100L0URED TEA Is now preferred to all others. Sold in Patkets by Ageats ill evtrj Tow*. SOLE AGENT IN BRECON, HALL,. CHEMIST, High Street. TO BE LET, TpROM the 29th of September, 1865, the BOCK and CASTLE INN, situate at Senny Bridge, Breconshire, with about 10 acres of very good-Hay and Pasture land convenient.—Enquire of Mr. Jones, Senny Bridge. 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. WOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that an Ex- TRAORDINARY MEETING of the Com- pany will be held at the Company's Offices, No. 7, Bank-buildings, Lothbnry, 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 Junction 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. XfOTICE IS HEEEBY GIVEN, that an EX- 1. TBAOr'DINARY 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 half-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 11 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. '=' (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 poweis ot boiiowing and reborrowing given to the Hereford, Hay, and Brecon Railway Com- pany by the Acts relating to them. Dated this 13th day of July, 1865. W. ROBERTS, Secretary. CANTREFF, BRECONSHIRE. TO BliJ LET, WITII possession at Michaelmas next, all that f Messuage, FARM, and LANDS, called CWMCYNWIN containing upwards of 100 ACRES of pood 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. For further .particulars apply to MR. THOMAS. FERRAR, Pentivyn, LlantJwv, or to MR. THOMAS PARRY, LlanfrynacJi, near Brecon. TOWN HALL, BRECON. EXPOSEE OF SPIRITUALISM. THREE SEANCES. MONDAY, TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY, 31ST, JULY, ISL AND 2ND OF AUGUST, 1865. PROFESSOR REDMOND The Celebrated Anti-Spiritualist, from Astlev's Amphitheatre and London Pavilion, London, will on the above Evenings hold his SEANCES A LA the BROTHERS DAVENPORT, T NTRODIICING the Great Rope Tying Feat, or Tying and Untying, Coat Flying, Musical Instruments Playing, Release from Handcuffs, in which Feat, while securely Handcuffed, divest himself of Coat and Vest, and appear with any Gentleman's Coat, taken from the audience, he will exhibit the SPIRIT HAND, at which PROFESSOR REDMOND scorns the idea of endeavouring to make any of the audience believe that he is assisted by any Spirits, except Physical and Mental efforts, and he invites the closestinvestigation from his audience, and any Gentlemen they like to pick out to Tye him in the Coil of Rope and fasten the Handcuffs on, &c., &c. MADAM REDMOND, the Accomplished Pianist, will play Selections of Music during the Evening. PRICES of ADMISSION :-Front Seats, 2s. Second Seats, Is. Gallery, 6d. Tickets to be obtained of Mr. Hughes, Stationer, High Street, ancl Mr. J. Skea, Castle Street. Doors open at Half-past Seven o'clock, Per- formance to commence at Eight precisely. BRISTOL PAC 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" Newport, from Liverpool, Manchester Birmingham, and from the North of England, per "London and North Western" to Newport, thence per PROTHERO'S BOATS, and all goods from Bristol, per "Burton's Bristol Packet." Goods carried and delivered with care and, at moderate charges. ifiir No more complaints of delay in delivering goods.—Prothero's Boats will wait the arrival of the Packets at Newport, and be despatched with promptness to Brecon three times a week. Brecon, 1st Oct., 1863. TREGUNTER, BRECONSHIRE. Unreserved sale of valuable Short Horn Cows, 1 Short Horn Bull, 12 Horses, 5 Pointers, about 50 Acres of standing Hay, 9 ditto of Barley, Ash Timber, and Cord TVood, Agricqtltqtral Imple- ments, Gig and Cart Harness, 2 Dog Carts, &c.- R- IK-A-IDL WILL SELL BY AUCTION, at TREGUN- TER, on MONDAY, August, 7th, 1865, the undermentioned Property of J. W. ROCHE, ESQ., (who is gone to the Continent,) in suitable lots :— Implements, &c.,— 20 empty sacks, oak dresser, perambulater, child's carriage, mowing and reaping machine, iron grubber, iron plough and landtrees, patent washing machine and mangle, irish cart (nearly new). Timber—100 butts of ash in lots of ten each, several odd pieces of oak, larch, &c., about 5 cords of cordwood at per cord. Standing crops-about 50 acres of standing hay in lols, and 9 acres of standing barley. Horses—brown pony Paddy, 6 years old, very clever, quiet to shoot off his back, and will lead almost over any fence, bay mare "Mavourneen," 6 years old, by Mameluke out of old Mavourneen, jCaX faSt and a good fencer, bay horse "Middleton," 4 years old, by Sir Hercules, perfect hunter, brown mare "Gy- ben," cob, 4 years old, bv Little Wonder, good stepper and fencer, bay gelding "Fencer," 4 years °M, by Little Wonder, very steady, brown pony "Bollvnock," 4 vears old, by Little Wonder, gray mare Colleen Bawn," 4 years ok, half sIster to Mavourneen, dark bay mare "Kate Kearney," out of Old Mavourneen, dark boy mare "Kathleen," 4 years old. by Little Wonder out of Old Mavour- neen, bay mare "Stout, o \ears old, good in har- ness,'brown mare "Shelab," 5 years old, good in harness, gray mare, rising 4 years old, by Sir Her- cules. Pointers—"Shot," lemon and white dog, steady and shot over several seasons, Flounce," liver and white bitch, 3 years old, a good worker brace of black and white, dog and bitch, 9 months old, and a black and white dog. Cows-Cariia- tion," roan cow, by hopeful (14717,) dam Pink bv Rollo 2nd (1361b) bulled by Vatheh, "Virginia" white cow by Jasper (11609),dam Vesta bv President (8407), bulled by Vatheh, "Playful," roan cow, bv Western Wonder (17225), dam," Peg by Consum- mate (14321), bulled by Vatheh, "Caroline," roan heiier, 2 years old, by Soubadar (18901) by Prince of warlaby (15107), to calve next month, "Young Vatbeh," a 2 years old bull by Old Vatheh. The Sale will commence at Eleven o'clock punc- tually. Three months Credit on approved security for all sums tzbove 4,5. The Auctioneer begs to inform his friends and the public that the Horses are good and useful, and the Cattle are descended from the best blood in England. See" Coates Had Book."