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DENBIGH. MISSION ROOM. A memorial service will be held at the above next Friday ab 7.30, when the Rev E M Richards. B.A., vicar of Prion, will preach (in Wel0h)" THE BOROUGH MEMBER. The Hon W Ormsby Gore, M.P. for Denbigh Boroughs, was present at the State service in Westminster Hall on Tuesday, when the Lying-in-State commenced. PRIZE WINNERS. Several Denbigh competitors were successful at Llannefydd Eisteddfod on Monday, whose names and achievements will be found recorded on another page under report of the Eisteddfod- siLyEE cop3 Three splendid silver cups, which were com- neted for at Llannefydd Eisteddfod (as reported on another page), were supplied by Miss Joyce, jeweller, Vale-street, and gave great satisfaction to the committee and to nae fortunate winners. IMPORTANT TO FARMERS. ÅS will be Been by our advertising columns, Mr Sheffield is holding his great spring store caitle and sheep sale in his spacious Mold Market on Friday, May 27th, for which liberal entries should be made, as we have, no doubt, the attendance of buyers will equal that of his previous sale held a fortnight ago, when a better clearance could not have been wished for, and the trade throughout was very brisk. TOWN FOOTBALL CLUB. The annual meeting of the above will be held it the headquarters, on Monday next, at eight )'olock, when all members are requested to attend. GOLF CLUB. This club, in common with many other golf clubs throughout the Kingdom, will be closed bo-day (Friday), in memory of the late King, for the day. THE COMET. Attracted by the annonnoement that the eomet would be visible at 2 a.m. this morning, several Denbighites rose from bed (were up, in fact, before the proverbial lark) before 2 a.m., and remained watohiog for a oouple of hours or so, but no comet was visible, and so they, dis- appointed, resume their slumbers. YEOMANRY CAMP. The Denbighshire (Hussars) Yeomanry leava for camp, which will take place at Caerwys, on Friday next. The "B" Squadron will parade at the headquarters, Denbigh, on Fri- day morning at 8.30. The mounted party will proceed by route march to Caorwys, leaving the headquarters at 9 o'clock, and the dismounted party by the 9.45 train. The fatigue party leave Denbigh on Saturday morning, and are loading at the headquarters to day (Thursday). PROTECTING THE CHILDREN. The Denbigh and North East Wales Branch of the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children has during the quarter ended 31st March, 1910, inquired into 32 com- plaints of neglect, ill-treatment, and other wrongs of childhood, of which 32 were found to be true, affecting 90 children and 47 offenders. Action was taken as follows 31 cases were: warned, one was prosecuted (convicted and sentenced to four months bard labour). The Society's inspectors made 178 Tifite of supervision. FUNERAL OF MRS R G WILLIAMS. The remains of the late Mrs R G Williams, whose death we recorded laat week, were laid to rest at Whitchurch on Friday, The chief mourners were :—Mr R G Williams (husband), Miss Alice M Williams (daughter), Mrs Wright (sister), Messrs Thomas Parry, W Parry, and R Parry, Henllan (nephews), Miss Elizabeth Parry, Henllan (niece), Mr and Mrs James Jones, Neston (brother and sister-in- law), Mr Hugh Williams, Hall-square (oousin), Mr and Mrs T Batten and Mr Davies, Pensarn (oousins), Miss C Williams, Colwyn Bay Mr S Roberts, Neston (nephew), Mr John Evans, Erriviat Bach (cousin), Mrs Kempster, Mits Maggie Parry, Horse and Jookey, Wrexham and Mrs J E Williams, Trefnant. The follow- ing beautiful wreaths and floral contributions were received :-From the Family Mrs J E Williams, Trefnant; Mr Hugh Williams and family Mrs West, Wrexham; Mr and Mrs Jones, Neston; Mrs Jones, Brmbo. The Rev T J Davies officiated at the house, and the Rev T Redfern, rector, at the graveside. The deceased's husband being a member of the fire brigade, four of the members kindly took upon themselves the duties of bearers, viz.. Lieut R Pryce, Lieut J Joyce, Firemen J Edgar and R Roberts. The coffin was beauti- fully made by Mr J Morris Davies, in whose hands the undertaking arrangements were also placed. SHAKESPEREAN PERFORMANCES. Denbighites had an opportunity last week of witnessing three of Shakespeare's best plays, viz., "The Taming of the Shrew," "Twelfth night," and Hamlet," performed by one of Mr F R Benson's talented Shakesperean Com- pany. Special mention must be made of Miss Eniel Leslie and Mr Baliol Holloway. As Katherine the Shrew," Miss Leslis's talented acting was immediately recognised, and throughout she represented the Shewish Kate in admirable fashion, being frequently loudly applauded. In the 11 Twelfth Night she splendidly represented the part of Viola," which is indeed a difficult piece of aoting. In Hamlet she took tha role of Ophelia," and her acting was again greatly admired. She put extreme feeling into it, and carried the minds of the audience csmpletely away. Mr Baliol Holloway suited the part of 11 Petruchio," in The Taming of the Shrew," splendidly. He is an extremely fine aotor, and captivated everybody. In the Twelfth Night he waa excellent in the role of Malvolio." It was in Hamlet that be was the biggest suocess. He put his very soul Into the part, and every phrase of it betokened great talent and an actor of the very first rank. All the others of the different castes were ex- cellent. Mr Burgess Wargrave ought to be mentioned, for he was indeed a splendid comedian in all the three plays. Unfortunately there were not v6ry good houses, due, no doubt, to the death of the King.

Mil Ormsby Gore's Seat.

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