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MR. J. R. GRIFFITHS, PHOTOGRAPHER, THE WATTON, BRECON. CARTES De Visite, plain Vignette, or Tinted Diamond Cameo, Portraits, Old Paintings, or Photographs copied, enlarged, or reduced Glass Positives, Photographs, on Silk, Ivory, Eburnuium, or Metal. A visit is respectfully solicited to inspect the Speci- mens on view. W. CHAMBERS, Tailor, Draper, and General Out-flitter, BULWARK, BRECON, IN returning his sincere thanks to his friends and the public generally for past favors, he begs respectfully to inform them that he has removed to the above premises opposite the County Hall, and has just received a new Stock of Goods applicable for the spring and summer fashions. Orders executed on the shortest notice. THOMAS PRICE, CARPENTER, LION STREET, BRECON. Undertaker and Funeral Furnisher, /")N the most reasonable Terms, combined with COFFINS of superior make and finish. Oak Coffin, or Coffin covered with black cloth, lined with flannel and richly trim- med, with registered trimming, hearse, £ s. and pall complete 2 8 Walking Funerals, ditto ditto ditto 2 2 Elm Coffin, full trimmed, with hearse and pall 1 8 Walking ditto ditto 1 2 Childrens' full trimmed Coffin, with fly, from 0 15 Walking ditto ditto 0 10 J. B. GARDINER'S TWO GUINEA BINOCULAR OPERA GLASS WITH TWELVE LENSES, Suitable for the Theatre, Racecourse, Sportsmen, Tourists, and General Out-door Observation. GARDINER, OPTICIAN, CLARE-STREET, BRISTOL. NOW READY, Price 2s. 6d., THE TRANSLATION OF AN ATTESTED COPY (in the possession of Joseph Joseph, Esq., F.S.A.,) of the CHARTER of the BO- ROUGH OF BRECON and the TOWN OF LLUEL, (obtained from the Rolls Chapel, Septem- ber, 1832,) and may be had at the office of this Paper. BRECKN OCKSHIKE COUNTY COURTS. These courts will be holden at the places and times following Brecknock—Friday, May 24th and Friday, June 21st. Builth-Saturday, May 25th. Crickhowell—Wednesday, June 5th. Hay-Friday, May 31st; and Saturday, June 1st. These Courts are held only in alternate months. Last Day for Service. Brecknock—May 13th June 10th. Builth—May 14th. Crickhowell-May 25th. Hay—May 20th and 21st. STIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH obtained the Prize Medal at the Great Exhi- bition, 1862. STIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. STIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. STIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. STIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. STIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. gTIFF AND FRY'S RICE STARCH. STIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. STIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. STIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. STIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. Works, Redcliff, Bristol. Established 1818. BRECON. SUNNY BANK ANNUAL SALE. MR. JOHN PROBERT Has been instructed by Mr. JOHN PROTHERO, TO SELL BY AUCTION, On FRIDA Y the 10th of MAY NEXT, THE FOLLOWING STOCK, viz :— 250 EWES AND LAMBS, in suitable lots 1 Yearling Colt; 1 Hack Mare. Refreshments on the Table at One o'clock, and the Sale to commence punctually at Two. Four Months Credit with approved security. Brecon, 13th April, 1867. FIRST BRECONSHIRE RIFLE VOLUNTEERS. AN AMATEUR flTIRTAIIiSlT, For the benefit of the above Corps, will take place IN THE TOWN HALL, BRECON, On Tuesday, the 7th of May, 1867, Under the patronage of COL. LINDSAY, CAPT. LLOYD, and OFFICERS of the Corps. VOCAL AND INSTRUMENTAL SOLOS AND DUETTS, PATRIOTIC AND COMIC SONGS, LAUGHABLE SKETCHES BY VOLUNTEERS. For further particulars see Programmes. Tickets may be had of the undermentioned gen- tlemen of the committee :—Sergt. J. Williams, Sergt. Jno. Morgan, Sergt. Jas. Morgan, Pt. E. G. Henshaw, Pt. J. A. Whittle, Pt. H. Jones, Pt. J. V. Dyke, Pt. J. R. Griffiths, or at the Armoury in the Watton. Front Seats, 2s.; Back Seats, Is.; Gallery, 6d. Family to admit Five to Front Seats, 7s. 6d. Carriages may be ordered at 10-30. WHITTINGTON LIFE ASSURANCE COMPANY. CAPITAL 100,000, With power to increase to One Million. (Established 1855.) A LL kinds of Life Assurances effected. Immediate and deferred Annuities. Term Assurances. Invalid lives assured on equitable terms. Free policies to those who cannot continue their payments after 5 years. Low rates and liberal Bonuses. For particulars and prospectuses apply to the Agents. AGENT AT BRECON Mr. Williams, chemist, High Street. LLANGYNIDER Rev. F. Evans. Manager for South Wales-J. Bailey, Stuart Hall, Cardiff. BROWN AND POLSON'S PATENT CORN FLOUR. Packets, 8d., Tins, Is. WARRANTED PERFECTLY PURE. Recommended for CHILDREN'S DIET. The Second quality Indian Corn Flour is sup- plied at 6d. Counterfeit cheap kinds are sometimes offered instead of-Brown and Poison's, which bears the makers' signatures. "JOHN BROWN," "JOHN POLSON," Upon each Packet. BRISTOL PACKET jjiLcOM PAN Y. 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, j™™ 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 PROTIIERO'S OATS, and all goods from Bristol, per "Burtons Bristol Packet." Goods carried and delivered with care and at moderate charges. W 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. TO BE DISPOSED OF, A BAGATELLE BOARD, With Balls and Cues (complete). For further particulars apply at the Office of this Paper. GENERAL PEINTING AND STATIONERY ESTABLISHMENT, "REPORTER OFFICE," BULWARK, BRECON. DAVID WILLIAMS BEGS respectfully to inform his friends and the public generally, that he has now in STOCK, a great variety of STATIONERY COODS, 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, Note and 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 and Colored Lead Pencils, propelling and in wood, Sealing Wax, Ink stands, India Rubber, Elastic Bands, and Memorandum Books. ONE PENNY BOTTLES OF GUM, An article required and used by everybody. Note Paper from ltd. per quire to 6d. per quire. Envelopes from ltd. per packet to 2s. per packet Mourning Note Paper and Envelopes. PRINTING DEPARTMENT. D. W. begs further to invite the attention of the 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, in either the Welsh or English language. Auctioneers' Catalogues. Societies' Rules and Reports. Price and Share Lists. Preachers' Plans. Ticket and Cheque Books. Machine and Toll-gate Tickets. Prospectuses. Circulars. Broadsides (in black or coloured Inks). Legal Forms. Bill Heads. Shop Bills. Cards, of every description (plain or coloured). Mercantile Work, however intricate. Pamphlets. Sermons. Association Rules, Reports, and Reward Bills. &30~ MAHOCANY WARDROBE FOR 6d. Builth Art Union Prize Drawing, IN AID OF THE HOREB CHAPEL BUILDING FUND, WHICH will take on THURSDAY, JULY the '4th, 1867, at a Public Meeting, held in a large Marquee erected for the occasion, presided over by resident Gentlemen and Ladies, and others expected from the distance. It affords the Committee great pleasure in being able to offer the following carefully selected Prizes: PRIZE. VALUE. £ s. d. Ist-A Lady's Supurb Mahogany Wardrobe 30 0 0 2nd-Brilliant-toned Pianoforte 20 0 0 3rd—A Lady's Gold Watch and Chain 10 0 0 4th—An excellent Milch Cow 9 0 0 5th- Handsome set of Plated Harness 8 0 0 6th-A Massive Gold Pencil Case 4 0 0 7th—A Pailsey Shawl 3 0 0 8th-—An elegant Gold Albert Chain. 3 0 0 9th—A Rich Black Silk Dress 3 0 0 10th—Beautiful 8-day Time-piece 3 0 0 Ilth-Electro-plated Tea and Coffee Service 2 10 0 12th—A Weather Glass 1 10 0 13th—A enamelled Coal Urn 1 10 0 With upwards of a HUNDRED OTHER ARTICLES, Useful and Ornamental; such as—China Tea Service, Looking Glasses, Silk Umbrella, Framed Engravings, Tea Trays, Writing Desk, Carriage Whip, Portmanteau, Musical Instruments, Per- ambulator, Prime Cheese, Delicious Ham, a Pretty Pony, &c., &c. The prizes will be drawn by disinterested persons. The Winnig Numbers will appear in the Cam- bria Daily Leader, Hereford Times, and other papers, on Saturday, July 13th, 1867, and a List forwarded on application, enclosing a stamped addressed envelope. Treasurer—JOHN PRTNG, National Provincial Bank. Auditors—CHARLES SIRETT, JOHN THOMAS, and DAVID DAVIES. Hon. Secretary—THOMAS THOMAS, 1, High Street, Builth, Breconshire. iW A Special Prize worth competing for will be awarded by the Committee to the Seller of the largest number of Tickets. TICKETS, SIXPENCE EACH, Or a Book containing 12 for 5s., may be had at the Office of this paper. Agents wanted everywhere LD I C> L4 \NO* W. & H. M. GOTJLDING, MANURE MANUFACTURERS, PATRICE STREET, WESTMOAND-ST CORK. DUBLIN. Works —GLEN, CORK, Guarantee all their Manures equal to their Published Analyses. IsT.-GOULDtNG'S SPECtAL MANURE, Composed of Dissolved Bones, Potash, &c. For Wheat, Oats, Barley, Potatoes, Grass, &c. 2ND.-G 0 U L DIN G' 5 BONE MANURE, This Manure is specially adapted for the growth of Green Crops, and will be found invaluable for Turnips. 3RD.-GOU LDI NG'S SUPERPHOSPHATE OF LIME. This Manure contains 26 to 28 per cent. of Soluble Phosphate. It is suitable to mix with Peruvian Guano, and will, in conjunction with it, grow a crop at half the usual cost. Prices and Analyses, giving the Composition of each Manure, with our Pamphlet and Testimonials for this year, can be had of the undersigned, or any of our authorised Agents. W. & H. M. G. invite applications for their Agency in Districts not yet represented. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. THE BEST FAMILY MEDICINE. Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. 1 d" 2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. THE BEST REMEDY FOR INDIGESTION Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. lid., 2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. THE BEST REMEDY FOR ASTHMA. Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. lid., 2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. THE BEST REMEDY FOR COUGHS & COLDS Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. 1 d., 2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. THE BEST REMEDY FOR BILIOUS DISORDERS. Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. lld., 2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. THE BEST REMEDY FOR DISEASES OF THE SKIN, Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. lid., 2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. THE BEST REMEDY FOR GOUT AND RHEUMATISM. Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. Ild., 2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS Have been in constant use for nearly Half a Century, and have met with UNIVERSAL SUCCESS. Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. Ild., 2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELLis RILLS. THE BEST REMEDY FOR NERVOUS AFFECTIONS. Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. I d., 2s. 9d. and 4s. 6d., per Box. K E R N I C K'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. and 7ia. each. WHOLESALE AGENTS, LONDON: BARCLAY & SONS. LOCAL AGEKTS: Brecon — Mr. J. JONES, Chemist, High Street. „ —Mr. JOHN MORRIS, Chemist, Top of Ship Street. Hay—Mr. DAVIS, Chemist. Crickhowell—Mr. CHRISTOPHER, Chemist. lA CARD.J W.R.KING, COACH MAKER, Lion Street, and Saint Michael Street, Brecon. Rejiairs neatly executed at moderate charges. ERAMBULATORS REPAIRED AND MADE TO ORDER. British Prudential & Consolidated Assurance Company. Empowered by Act of Parliament. Originally Established 1848. Capital ;Eioo,ooo, Head Office 62, Ludgate Hill, London. T. SHAW, No- 6, FREE STREET, BEGS respectfully to inform his friends and the — public that he has been appointed AGENT to the above Company, for BRECON and Neigh- bourhood, and, in announcing this, would particu- larly call attention to the great advantages offered by this Office over that of many others, from the great reduction that they have made in the list of Premiums, thus enabling the poorer classes of availing themselves of the opportunity given them to provide for future requirements by small Weekly Payments. Assurances also and Endowments for Children in providing for Educational and other purposes, commencing at any age, and as low as One Penny weekly up to Is. 6d. Insurances by Annual Premiums, also Endowments and Tem- porary ^Assurance, at a specified age. Annuities, either immediate or deferred, and other advantages! iW All claims promptly paid with undeviating regularity. ° AGENTS WANTED.—Application to be made to the Superintendent, Mr. W. CHAD WICK, Central Radcliff Crescent, New Cut, Bedminster, Bristol. MW THOUSANDS NOW USE -00 Johnson, Johnson&Cos PURE TEA. It is The Tea for the MILLION,—on account of its great strength and uniform excellence. OBS E RVE all are ad,per Ib.CH EAP E R In Packets only, from 2-ozs. to 1-lb., & 3-lb. & 6-lb. Tin Canisters- v. At 2/8,-3/-& 3/4 per lb. Choice Qualities, 3/8 & 4/ per lb. Johnson, Johnson & Co.g^«| TEA MERCHANTS, LONDON. ?P*T0i See that the name is on each Packet, Sold by Chemists, Confectioners, &c., 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. Cardiff-Drane, 11 Bute Street. Dowlais—Lewis, Chemist. Eardisley—Harper, Post Office. Hay—Watkins, Post Office. Llanelly—Morgan Griffiths. Merthyr—Lewis, 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. Porthcawle-Jones, Chemist. Swansea—Andrew, 14 Castle Square. „ Thomas 65 Oxford Square. Ystalyfera—Davies, Bookseller. JOHNSON, JOHNSON, & Co., TEA MERCHANTS, 17, BLOMFIELD ST., CITY, LONDON. •, j onnson & PURE OISSLSOBED TEA is now preferred to all others. So/a in Paikcti by Agittti m every Temm, SOLE AGENT IN BRECON: HALL, CHEMIST, HIGH STREET.