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CARDIGANSHIRE TITHE WAR.

LAST NIGHT'S "GAZETTE"

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MR E. R. DANIEL AND THE MERCHANTS.

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IMR LLEWELYN WILLIAMS AT LOUGHOR.

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MR LLEWELYN WILLIAMS AT LOUGHOR. On Tuesday a welt-attended meeting was held at Penuel Chapel, Loughor, to hear an address from Mr Llewelyn Williams,oneof thetwoLiberal candidates for the Swansea District. Mr LJew. elyn Williams, who is well-known in the locality, came in for a good reception, and dealt at length m Welsh on current political questions. Dealing with Home Rule, he said that Home Rule blocked the way, not only be- cause legislation would practically be at a standstill until the powers of the Imperial Parliament were devolved in part to local national parliaments, but also because the administration^ the law would be unpopular in Ireland till it was enforced by an Irish Parliament at College Green. (Hear, hear.) He was not prepared to defend lawbreakers, md he was proud that Walee was known as Hen wlad y nionyg gwynion." (Applause.) But he did say that statesmen ought to try and make it easy for the people to keen the law by enlisting the pnblio sympathy with its administration. (Hear, hear.) The recent experiences at Loughor proved what danger to the community was involved in the stupid rule which provided that only English should be the official language of the Principality. (Cheers.) In the Channel Islands and Canada French was recognised officially; in India Hindustani and other native dialects received official recognition. Why should the Welsh language, whose past was as honourable, whose present was as vigorous, and whose future was as bright as any of these, be treated as inferior to the patois of India? (Loud applause.) Still another danger to the peace and law-abiding character of the Welsh people lay in the con- tinuance of the Establishment against the con. stitutionally expressed wishes of the vast majority of the nation. (Hear, hear.) The recent occurrences in Cardiganshire must fill the heart of every true patriot with anxiety, if not with alarm. Was the county which in 1868 had been distinguished for its heroic forbearance under unexampled provocation, to become the scene of strife and contempt of the law ? He earnestly trusted that patriotic Churchmen would see that if the national character was to be maintained, even a peaceful and law-abiding people must not be driven to desperate measures by the enforcement of an unjust and unpopular Jaw. (Hear, hear.) He hoped that Churchmen would see thab they were not advancing the cause of religion or im- proving the character of the Welsh people by collecting tithes forcibly with the aid of soldiers or policemen or bumbailiffs, but that they would remember the true vocation of the Church that she was the bearer of tiding of peace on earth and goodwill among men. (Loud oheers.) A cordial vote of thanks t» Mr Williams brought the meeting to a close.

MR BRYNMOR JONES AT KENFIG.

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