ø+<> "> v<>. "'r #kV> VV V° CHAMPAGNE. LEBEAU & CIE. 1$&8 VINTAGE, 48s. NET? PER DOZEN. Shipped by Messrs. Moot and Chandon. "The Wine of this Brand is the guaranteed pro- duce of the Champagne district, and at the price cannot be surpassed in quality." THOS. WELSBY & CO. WINE MERCHANTS, I BRIDGE STREET, CHESTER. Agents for Messrs. Moiit and Chandon, Epernay
J ublic Announcements. ,# ROYALTY TLIEATPE, J-t' CHESTER. Propript.or-AIR. MILTON BODE. Resident Manager-CHAS. E. S. McLEOD. LAST FOUR NIGHTS OF MU. ROY JACKSON'S COMPANY IN "HAND OF IRON." AFTER THIS WEEK THE THEATRE WILL REMAIN CLOSED, RE-OPENING AUGUST BANK HOLIDAY. Box Office open at the Theatre, and at HERBERT ELLIS'S, 71, Foregate-street. ROYAL SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS. (CHESTER BRANCH.) THE ANNUAL MEETING WILL BE HELD (1).V.) ON WEDNESDAY, 28TH MAY. 11)02, AT THKEE O'CLOCK, IN THE TOWN HALL, CHESTER. HIS WORSHIP THE MAYOR WILL PRESIDE. SPECIAL SPEAKERS THE REV. CANON WILLIS ("arrington) AND MR. REEKS (London). Distribution by the MAYORESS of the School Essay Prizes. ROYAL NATIONAL MISSION TO DEEP SEA FISHERMEN. PATRON QUEEN ALEXANDRA. Head Office: 181, Queen Victoria-st., London, E.C. • ALL YE WHO EAT FISH COME AND SEE A F I S T-I r R N[ g N R T AIR IN AID OF THE AROVE MISSION, With Nautical Decorations & Costumes, TO BE HELD IN THE NEWGATE ASSEMBLY ROOMS, CHESTER, ON TUESDAY, MAY 27TH, 1902. STALL HOLDERS: THE MAYORESS. Mrs. H. T. BROWN Mrs. ARCHER Mrs. GRENFELL Mrs. B. C. ROBERTS Mrs. HAMILTON I Miss DOBIE Mrs. FixITT Miss LLOYD Mrs. ROBT. RonEHTH Miss SYBIL CLAHK Mrs. Hy. Y. BARKER Miss NELLIE PORTEll OPENING CEREMONY, at 2-15, will he per- formed by the MAYORESS OF CHESTER (Mrs. J. G. FROST). ADMISSION :—2-15 to 5 p.m., 2. after 5 p.m., 1/ Children, Half-price. TOWN HALL, CHESTER. G I- A N D CORONATION BAZAAR IN AID OF HOMES FOR RETIRED CHURCH TEACHERS IN THE DIOCESE OF CHESTER, WILL HE HELD ON MAY 30TH AND 31ST, 1902. PATRONS His Grace the Duke of Westminster. Her Grace the Duchess of Westminster. The Mayor and Mayoress of Chester. Earl Egertoii of Tatton. Countess Grosvunor. The Hoii. Cecil Parker. The Hon. Mrs. Cecil Parker. R. A. Ycrburgh, Esq., M.P. Henry Tollemacho, Esq., M.P. Jas. Tomkinson, Esq., M.P. Mrs. Tomkinson. J. S. Harmood Banner. Esq., High Sheriff of Cheshire Geo. Barbour. Esq.. J.P. Mrs J. Thompson T. Brocklehmk, J. P. Rev. U. li. i'siklen Mrs. Brocklebank J. Garnou, Esq. Col. H T. Brown. J.P. KPV. H (jrautham Mrs. H. T Browa Miss Humberston Mis,s N. Brown <>. W. Haves, Esq. H iss L. Brown JVIrs. J:i>ne I Rev. J. D. Best E. M S Kynnersley, Esq., -W. Ballaii,e, Esq. H.31 1. Rev. W. H. Biniiey The Misses Kynnwrsley Rev. H. H. Blogg The Misst-s Keit.a)l Mrs. Pi tcairn Campbell His Hon. Judge Sir Horatio W. ki. Churton, Esq. Llovd C. ifiivies, Esq. (Sheriff Co!. Wilford Lloyd of Chester) Jiev. E C. Lowuuv# His Honour Judge Wynne General Mocatta Ffonlkos M:i jor Meredith Rev. L. M. Farrall Mia. Meredith Rev. H. J. Pair-clough Mrs Potts iliss Fairclousli B. C. Roberts, Esq., J.P. Thos. Gibbons Frost, Esq. H.. i,yle Smyth, Esq., J.P. Mrs. Frost Rev. Canon Cooper 6cott J. Thompson, Esq J.P. ltev. Tiluey Stonex The BAZAAR will be Opened on FRIDAY -Lt Two p.m., by R. A. YERBURGH, ESQ., M.P., and on SATURDAY, at p.111, by THE MAYORESS OF CHESTER (MRS. JAMES FROST. ) GENERAL & FANCY GOODS. FLORENTINE & ALLERYALE POTTERY. DAIRY PRODUCE. FLOWERS. HOUSEHOLD GOODS. TOBACCO. REFRESHMENTS. PING TONG TOURNAMENTS. SHOOTING COMPETITIONS. SCHOOL CHILDREN'S ENTERTAINMENTS. AMATEUR THEATRICALS. MARCHANT'S BAND WILL BE IN ATTENDANCE. PRICES OF ADMISSION Friday, 2 to 4 p.m., 2s. (ki. 4 to (j p.m., Is. (j to 10 p.m., 6d. Saturday, 2 to 6 p.m., Od. íi to 10 p.m., 3d. Season Ticket, 3s. T. J-. BOUGHTON, Hon. Sec., 25, Halkyn-road, Chester. GAS J1 I R E S NEW PATTERNS NOW ON VIEW AT THE COMPANY'S SHOWROOMS. NEW REGISTER EIRES, TO FIT REGISTER FIRE GRATES. REGENERATOR STOVES. For Sitting and Retiring Rooms. Nursery Stoves, fitted with Boiling- Burner, for Bedrooms, &c. CONDENSING AND REFLECTING STOVES, for use without Fine, for Corridors, Halls, Offices and Shops. INSPECTION INVITED. ESTIMATES SUPPLIED FREK. GAS COOKERS ON HIRE AT Low QUARTERLY RENTALS. CHESTER UNITED GAS CO. DG C SHOW ROOMS AND OFFICES, CUPFIN STREET. By SPECIAT To H.R.H. THE CAR PRINCE OF APPOINTMENT WALES. W. & F. JJROWN & CO., CABINET MAKERS & UPHOLSTERERS, EASTGATE ROW, CHESTER. JJOUSE AGENTS PROPRIETORS Of WAREHOUSES FOR STORING FURNITURE. VANS FOR REMOVING FURNITURE. Low PRICE AND RATES. ALFREDPARKES, Ladies' Tailor, Outfitter, and Practical Furrier. EARLY SPRING NOVELTIES In all Departments are now being shown with a Special Display of Millinery. DRESS and MANTLE MAKERS have the Newest Designs for Early Spring, and aro prepared to execute all orders promptly. A. P A R K E S, MAGAZIN DES MonFB, BRIDGE-ST. ROW, CHESTER. Hours of Business—DAILY from 9 a.m. to G p.m. public Announcements. PRELIMINARY NOTICE THE FIFTY-NINTH JgEESTON QASTLE Jj^ESTIVAL TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17 AND 18, 1902. COACHING SEASON, 1902. MONDAY, 26TH MAY TO SATURDAY, 26TH JULY, THE "OLD TIMES" pHESTER AND SHREWSBURY KJ COACH Leaves CHESTER Mondays, Wednesdays, aud Fridays, Qut en's Hotel, 11.20 a.m.; Grosvenor Hotel 11.80 a.m.; arriving Shrews-bury 5 30 p.m. Returning from SHREWSBURY Tuesdays, Thursdays. and Saturdays, the Ravtrn Hotel, 11 30 a.m., arriving' Chester 5.30 p.m. FAKES 7/6 each wny. Box Seat 2/6 extra each way. Intermediate Fared 2/S each stare. Whole Coach is. Seats may lie booked at the Grosvenor Hotel. Chester, or the Raven Hotel, Shrewsbury; also with the Pro- prietors—White's Carriage Co., Ltd., Bentley-road, Liverpool. Teleph ne 28, Sefton Park. Telegrams Equivnge, Liverpool." public Notices. MRS. JOHNSON and Family wish to THANK their numerous friends for their kind expressions of sympathy for them in their sad bereavement. 80, Waterg'ate Flags. 1532 HOWELL'S SCHOOL (FOR GIRLS), DENBIGH. On TUESDAY, June 3rd next, Four Vacancies for Orphan Foundationers, between the age of Seven and Tweive Years, will be filled up at the above School. The Local Governors will also entertain applications for the admis- sion of Day Scholars, the Terms being, Entrance Fee, 10s.; and a Quarterly payment of JE2 in advance. Forms of application for the above several vacancies can be had from Mr. J. P. LKWIS, Solicitor, Denbigh, Clerk to the Local Governors, and all applications must be sent to him on or before Tuesday, the 27th instant. Former applications should be renewed by letter to the Clerk on or before the last ment ioned date. Canvassing, the Local Governors, either directly or indirectly, is strictly forbidden. NOTE. — There is a Qualification test for the admission of Children, regulated according to age, which can be had from the Clerk. The School Examiner is to test all elected Candidates and report to the Local Governors. Denbigh, May 9tlj, 1902. In the Matter of the CHESTER LION BREWERY COMPANY, LIMITED, in "V oluntary Liquidation. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the -1-v Creditors of the above-named Company are required on or before the 18th day of June, 1902, to send their Names and Addresses, and the particulars of their DEBTS or CLAIMS, and the Names and Addresses of their Solicitors, if any, to the Under- signed, GEORGE LORD, the Liquidator of the said Company, at the Office of the said Com- pany, (m, Victoria-road, Seacombe, in the County of Chester, and if so required, by notice in writing from the said liquidator, are either personally or by their solicitors to come in and prove their said Debts or Claims at such time and place as shall be specified in such notice, or in default thereof they will be excluded from the benefit of any distribution made before such Debts are proved. Dated this 5th day of May, 1902. GEORGE LORD, Liquidator of the Company. Centers. "6" ,# TO FISH AND GAME DEALERS, &c. TENDERS are invited for the PURCHASE as a going concern of the Old-established FISH and GAME DEALER'S BUSINESS carried on at No. 7, Watergate-street, Chester (centre of city), for the past 10 years by the late Mr. JOSEPH BARNETT and his Family. The Business comprises the unexpired term of Lease (41 years) at an annual rental of £1(;, Shop Fixtures and Fittings, Trade Utensils, Pony and Irap, and Harness. The Vendor does not bind himself to accept any Tender. For further particulars apply E. ANDREWS, Accountant, H, Newgate-street, Chester, to whom Tenders should be sent before the 31st May, 1902. BE I) J)LN(I PLANTS AN III,IENSE.#STOCK OF STRONG, WELL RIPENED PLANTS OF ALL LEADING VARIETIES READY FOIl IMMEDIATE PLANTING. PRICES VERY MODERATE. CATALOGUE POST FHEE. DICKSONS CHESTER NURSERIES \J EDWARD WILLIAMS, HOUSE AND SIGN PAINTER, COLOURER, PAPER-HANGER, &c., 33, NICHOLAS STREET, CHESTER. Paper-Hangings of the Newest Designs kept in Stock. Pattern Books sent out to Select from. Estimates given for Town or Country Work. GRO & 0 0 EASTGATE ROW, CHESTER. NEW GOODS FOH THE SEASON IN ALL DEPARTMENTS. MILLINERY, COSTUMES & BLOUSES, COSTUMES & BLOUSES, SILKS, DRESS FABRICS, SUNSHADES, LACES. HAND EMBROIDERED LINENS. -o b r os, S,, c. I QRAIGSIDE HYDRO, LLANDUDNO. Entirely New Management. LUXURIOUS BATHS—TURKISH, RUSSIAN AND SWIMMING. f RALPH E. MUNRO, Manager. pleasure Cruises. I 'ø. T HE DEE STEAM BOAT CO. I The above Company is the only one authorised by His Grace the DUKE OF WESTMINSTER, to run their STEAMERS regularly to EATON HALL. THE "ORMONDE" AND "BEND OR Will run as follows (Sundays excepted):— am am am pm pm pm pm pm pru Chester.dpw 0 10301130 1 0)1 30 2 4513 30 4 30*5 30 EcclcstonF.9 50 1120 1220 1 50fcJ 20 3 3o!4 205 20,6 20 Iron Bridge|l015 1145 | 5 45j Iron llr'g.d.jl015ill45| |5 45i EcclestonF.(1040 1210 1235 1 50 2 20 3 35 4 30 6 lofe 45 Chester .arr'll30|l 0|1 25|2 40|3 1014 25|5 2017 0f7 30 FAITM Chester to Eccleston, Gd. Single; 9d. Return Iron Bridge, 8d. Is. Weather and other causes permitting. SPECIAL RUNNINGS FOR BANK HOLIDAYS. lLIVERPOOL & J^ ORTH WALES. REGULAR DAILY SAILINGS (Sundays included) By steamer "ST. TUDNO," leaving Prince's Landing Stage at 10-45 a.m. for Llandudno, l eauuiaris, Bangor and Menai Bridge, allowing 4 hours ashore at Llandudno, and flue bHCk about 7-10 p.m. Special Increased Sailings for Whitsuntide Holidays. BANK HOLIDAY.—SPECIAL SEA TRIP, at 9-15 a.m., ST. ELVIES" for Llandudno aud Holyhead, due back at 8-0 p.m 10-45 a.m. "ST. TUDNO" for Llandudno and Menai Straits. Extra Sailings on Sundays for Llandudno, at 11.15 a.m., byp.s. "SNOWDON." Half-day Fees. Passengers leaving Chester at 9-45 a.m. should connect with this Steamer. Week Ends at Llandudno. Boat and Hotel, 21s. in. clusive. For particulars as to rates for Senson Tickets and all further information apply to the Liverpool and North Wales steamship Company, Ltd.. T. G. BKEW, Secretary, 40, Chapel-street, Liverpool. Tel. No. b3b6. Sfjippms. WHITE STAR LINE. T ROYAL MAIL STEAMERS. LIVERPOOL to NEW yORK, via QUEENSTOWN. WEDNESDAY SEttVlCK. | FlilDAY SERVICE. GERMANIC.Wed, May 28 1 CELTlo fc'ri., May 23 TEUTONIC. Wed .lune 4 CYMRIC Fri„ June 6 OCEANIC .Wed., Juije 111 CELTIC Fri., June 20 MAJESTIC.Wed June 18 | CYMRIC Fri., July 4. Third Class Passage at Low Rates, including Outfit free of charge to New York, Boston, Philadelphia, or Baltimore. Superioraccommodation at moderate fares for Saloon and Second fciuloon; also through bookings to China, Japan,New heallllld,alld Australia. For further i>articularsiix>ply to \V. COVENTRY,tl, Watergate-street, Chester; or to ISMAY, IMRIE & CO., LIVERPOOL, 17, Cockspur-street, S.W., and>T„„^ 34, Leadenhall-street., E.C., I LONDON. ELDER, DKMPSTER St CO. (BEAVER LINE.) ROYAL MAIL STEAMERS. LIVERPOOL TO QUEBEC AND MONTREAL. LAKE "IMCOE MAY 21 LAKE MANITOBA MAY 27 Passengers booked through to all parts of Canada and United States. Superior accommodation at lowest rates for First, Second, and Third Class Passengers only.. Special terms to Families and Parties intending to emigrate. Apply to ELDEK, DEMPSTER & CO., African House, Water-street, Liverpool noliiNi^r^ZNE KOYal, MAl L STEAMERS. TO CANADA AND THE UNITED STATES. I PASSENGER SAILINGS FROM LIVERPOOL. May NE,, ENGLAND Boston JllI,O 5.. COMMONWEALTH Boston June & DOMINION Quebec & Montreal Through Tickets issued to all inland points. Excellent 1Lccornwl)\1:.tioll for Saloon, Second Saloon and lhird C)a Passengers at ,owcst rates. Third Clasa passengers are provided with outfit, and forwarded from Boston to New York, Philadelphia or Baltimore, without, extra charge. All passeugei s embark at the Prince's Landing Stage. For further particulars apply to RICHAitDS, MILLS and Co., 24, Jauies-stre^t, "Üeq'0ol. Neto ublirations. THE "CHESHIRE SHEAF." s NOW READY, VOL. Ill. OK THE THIRD SERIES. EDITED BY THE R&V. FRANCIS SANDERS, M.A., VICAR OF HOYLAKE; AND WM. FERGUSSON IliViNE, HON. SECRETARY OF THK RECORD SOCIETY. rrtHE First, Second and Third Volumes of the New (Third) Series of the CHESHIRE SHEAF, reprinted after revision from the Chester Courant, together with a full Index of Names and places, are now ready for issue to Subscribers. PRICE TO SUBSCRIBERS, 6/- NETT. Application for copies to be seiit to- MR. WM. FERGUSSON IRVINE, 56, PARK ROAD SOUTH, BIRKENHEAD. ESTABLISHED IN 1835. MIIE MINING JOURNAL, X RAILWAY AND COMMERCIAL GAZETTE. THE OLDEST MINING PAPER. THE MINING JOURNAL can be purchased on Saturday mornings at all Railway Bookstalls and Newsagents throughout the United Kingdom for Gd EDITORIAL AND ADVERTISEMENT OFFICES 46, QUEEN VICTORIA ST., LONDON, E.C. IIIS KATE BEESLEY receives Pupils for RECITATIONS, STAGE, &c. Attends CHESTER THURSDAYS. Bazaars and At Homes." For terms, address care of Messrs Pbillipsonand Golder, EautRate Row; and 18, Bold-street, u arrington. ISAAC WILLIAMS AND SON, REGISTERED PLUMBERS, GLAZIERS, & GAS FITTERS, Jt- CUPPIN STREET, CHESTER. I Plumbers' Brasswork of all descriptions; Patent Water Closets, Lavatories, Baths, &e. Gifts B of all qualities and pattemskeptin Stock. EYESTRAIN. THE USE OF SUITABLE CLASHES SAVE THE EYES FROM STRAIN AND ALL THE EVILS WHICH FOLLOW. PROFIT BY THE EXPERIENCE OF OTHERS. THE BENEFITS OF PROPSRLY FITTED GLASSES ARE TESTIFIED TO BY THE THOUSANDS WHO USE THEM. HAVE YOUR SIGHT TESTI VJ BY H. C. HOUGHTON, EYESIGHT & SPECTACLE SPECIALIST, LATE MANAGER FOR I WOOD, ABRAHAM'S, Liverpool & Manchester. Binocular, Marine, and Field Glasses; also agent for Zeiss and Goerz Treidc-il-,4smatic Binoculars. ALL REPAIRS DONE CIIKM "T) PROMPTLY. 23, EASTGATE ST} SET, CHESTER. School children's eyesigllf" t ^tkjd free of charge, l'^a supplied at hosp..ai prices, any dav after 4-p.m., Wednesday exceptet <StuU. HACKNEY STALLIONS. CRUSADER. (2921), by Rufus (1343), ( V_y Dam, Camilla (611), }>y Dorrington, by Den- mark. Dark chestnut, 15-2 hands, a tine goer, and a prize winner. SAUGHALL SQUIRE, by Rowton s Vinca, by Grand Fashion II. Dam, Device, by Excelsior. A black, 15-2 a fine goer, with quality and action. PONY STALLION. SAUGHALL MAGIC, by Berkeley I S. Adonis (5234). Dam, Lady 'Magic (9138) I 13-2 hands; a beautiful bay with black leg, For Cards and all particulars apply Owner. JAMES STORRAR, JUNR., M.R.C.V.S., Newgate-street, Chester. SEASON 1902. I S T U D CAR D SI, TASTEFULLY PRINTED AT MODERATE PRICES AT THE COURANT PRINTING WORKS, THE CROSS. CHESTER. INSURE IN-FOAL MARES WITH THE Imperial Accident, Live TAT "l?r* A T STOCK AND GENERAL IN- ±l>-JCWi\JLj SURANCK CO., LTD. Established 1878. Head Offices:- 17, PALL MALI. EAST, LOJ?I>OK, S.W. ivr A D T? Q The "IMPKRTAL" offers GREATEST -LV LIIKJ BENEFITS. FULL MARKET VALCK INSUEEII, and not Two-thirds only. ALL FOALS INSURED UNTIL 31ST AND DKCEMBEB, instead of 1 month only. DOIJBLK AMOUNT PAID FOR FOALS after Three months (new classes). FOALS PAID Fou if CAST. T7/ A T C3 STALLIONS INSURED from 6 JCVJII-LJIO. CLAIMS PAID, £ 2 0,000. Prospectuses, &c., forwarded post free. Agents required. BIS. ESSEX, Manager. THE BEST SWEDE, MANGEL AND TURNIP SEEDS. ALL GROWN FROM CAREFULLY SELECTED PEDIGREE STOCK. Awarded Leading First Prizes. DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE OF ABOVE AND ALL OTHER FARM SEEDS POST FREE ON APPLICATION. Special Prices for Large Quantities. DICKSONS CHESTER. Seed Growers C A TT A Q ASSURANCE CO. BL JL JLii\0 LIMITED. (Fireand Life). Established 1808. Claims paid over £ 15,000,000. Unconditional and Whole World Life Policles with Large Bonuses. "Discounted Bonus" Assurances. Applications for Agences invited. J. WILBER FORCE MARSDEN, Branch Manager, 9, Tithebarn-street, Liverpool. CANADIAN HAY As specially selected by T. R. EVANS. CANADIAN HAY CANADIAN HAY CANADIAN HAY CANADIAN HAY CANADIAN HAY CANADIAN HAY CANADIAN HAY CANADIAN HAY ACKNOWLEDGED TO BE SUPERIOR TO ENGLISH GROWN. T. R. EVANS, 11, DALE-STREET, LIVERPOOL. LARGEST DIRECT IMPORTER. THE NEW CENTURYCALLSFOB New ideas and new methods. The old- fashioned methods are now out of date. To nothing more forcibly does this apply than to your printing. ATTRACTIVE PRINTING Is just as essential to a business man as a. desk or counter; and it is one of the best of advertisements. A shoddy sheet of notepaper or a shoddy bill head is one of the worst of advertisements. COMMENCE THENEWCENTURY With smart up-to-date printing, up-to- date type, up-to-date style These you will get at reasonable prices, and quickly too, at the COURANT OFFICE, THE CROSS, CHESTER. —1 JOSEPH BECKETT & CO. ARE NOW PREPARED WITH THE LATEST NOVELTIES OF NEW DRESS FABRICS & SILKS. These include CREPE DE CHINE, CREPE LINON, CREPE NEIGEUSE, MOUSSELINE DE SOIE, VOILES, EOLIENNES,, CREPOLINES, SILK FOULARDS, PRINTED JAPAN SILKS, FRENCH MUSLINS, GRASS LAWNS MERCERISED LAWNS, SATEENS, ART LINEN, &c. PRINTED MOUSSELINE DE LAINE and CHALYS', for SHIRTS and FROCKS. Fast Colours, 9Jd. to 18kl. per yard, 27 to 30 inches wide. NAVY AND BLACK "COUNTESS OF CHESTER" SERGES For Seaside and Country Wear, 1/7A to 4/11 per yard. NEW COSTUMES. NEW BLOUSES. NEW MILLINERY. Patterns of all the new goods now ready and sent free on application. Post orders will receive prompt and careful attention. EASTGATE ROW & EASTGATE STREET, CHESTER. HI LAWN MOWERS BY ALL THE LEADING MAKERS. TRIAL ALLOWED. SPECIAL DISCOUNT FOR CASH. MCHATTIE & CO., SEED MERCHANTS, CHESTER. A. RICHARDSON'S CHESTER MODEL IRON PIANOS ARE THE BEST VALUE FOR MONEY. THEY STAND LIKE A ROCK. NO FICTITIOUS OR SOLICITED TESTIMONIALS, BUT THE BEST AND MOST RELIABLE LOCAL REFERENCES GIVEN 21 GUINEAS CASH. j Three Years' System, 15s. 2d. per Month. A. RICHARDSON'S POPULAR IRON PIANO, 14 GUINEAS CASH. Three Years' System, 10s. 6d. per Month. A. RICHARDSON'S POPULAR AMERICAN ORGAN HIGH MIRROR TOP, TWO KNEE SWELLS, 12 STOPS. 12 GUINEAS CASH Three Years' System, 9s. 4d.. per Month. INSTRUMENTS BY ALL THE HIGH CLASS MAKERS. SOLE AGENCIES: STEINWAY, BECHSTEIN, BLUTHNEE, KAPS, WALDEMAR. A LARGE ASSORTMENT OF HIGH-CLASS SECOND-HANDS AT VERY LOW PRICES. A. RIO H~A RDSOI, 43, BRIDGE STREET ROW, CHESTER: AND BANK BUILDINGS, REGENT STREET, WREXHAM. LAWN MOWERS, ROTCCTRS & OTHER GARDEN REQUISITES. ALL OF THE BEST AND AT »THE MAKERS' LOWEST PRICES. THE LARGEST STOCKS TO SELECT FROM. PRICED LISTS POST FREE. DICKSONS, SS^I"SST CHESTER. SCOTCH WOOL & HOSIERY STORES, (FLEMING, REID & Co., LTD, GREENOCK). LOCAL BRANCH 7, NORTHGATE ROW, CHESTER. LIGHT, AIRY UNDERWEAR IN WOOL, &c., FOR LADIES, DIRECT FROM THE GREENOCK MILLS. ABSORBENT, SELF-VENTILATING, PREVENTING CHILLS. VEST S.-Sunimer Weight, in Natural, White, Pink, &c., from 2/3. Elastic Ribbed, in Natural, Pink, &c, from 1/- Silk Plaited, in Cream & Pink, from 1/6. COMBINATIONS.-Summer Weight, in Natural, White and Pink, from 4/3. I r, DRAWERS .-Su-er Weight, in Natural Wool, from 3/6 SKIRT KNICKERS.-For Cycling, Walking, &c. Recommended by the Medical Profession. In Flannelette, from 2/11. In Pure Wool, from 5/6. Price List and Knitting Instruction Book Free on Application. OVER 130 BRANCHES THROUGHOUT ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND. "CI ANITAS" ° DISINFECTING FLUID. The Breath of the Ocean and the Pine Forest. Fragrant and Non-poisonous. Antiseptic Wash for Wounds nnd Sores. Antiseptic Gargle for Sore Throat. Antiseptic Wash for Perspirinsr Feet. Antiseptic Wash for Mouth and Teeth, Kills Infection like Liglitniiig-see Testimonials. Restores Oxygen to Vitiated Air. Spray about Rooms and Clothes. Enjoys General favour."—Lancet. In all cases of Infection and for Disiofectingand Purifying use SANITAS" FLUIDS, POWDER, and SOAPS, use ANITAS" OIL for Lung & Throat Affections, and SANITAS" EMBROCATION for Rheumatism, Sprains, and Veterinary purposes. "How to Disinfect" Book, free. The "Sanitas" Companv (Limited), Betbnal Green, London, E.. Disinfectant Manufacturers fall kinds). T^OUND DEAD !—KILLED BY JC —— • SANFORD'S RAT POISON.—Farmers say it is the best ever used Rats are found dead. Also Poison for Dressing Stacks for Mice, and Poison for Moles. In boxes 1/2, 2/ 3/ post free, of SANFORD and SON, SANDY. Sold by Chemists. PHCENIX ASSURANCE COMPANY, LTD. PHCENIX FIRE OFFICE, 19, LOMBARD-ST., LONDON, E.C. ESTABLISHED 1782. LOWEST CURRENT RATES. LIBERAL AND PROMPT SETTLEMENTS. ASSURED FREE OF ALL LIABILITY. ELECTRIC LIGHTING RULES SUPPLIED. AGENTS AT CHKSTEB MESSRS. BROWN & DOBIE, Solicitors. MR. WM. HENRY CHURTON, Solicitor. MB. J. M. 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