MAY-DAY PROCESSION. MOTOR CAR PARADE, Exhibition of Dairy Work, Crowning of the May Queen fRy Thomas Williams, Bsq., High Sheriff of the: County), in the CASTLE GROUNDS, Amda Fire Brigade Demonstration, Will be held ia DENBIGH, On SATURDAY, 1st day of MAY, 1897, Over £ 100 will be expended in Prizes and otherwise in connection with the Festivities. r)RIZES will be given for the NKATEST & BEST EXHIBITS in Classes f«r i'armers' reams. Tradesman's Exhibits, Heavy Teams, Four-in-Hands, Tandems, Carriage and Pair, One-Horse Turnouts, Children's Turn- outs, Ladies' & Gentlemen's Cycling Turnouts, Milk Carts, Donkeys, &c. Entries Close on Saturday, Ifth April, 1897. The Band of the 'D.' Co. 1st V.B.R.W.F. Win be ia attenhftce. Cheap Trains will be aim. from all parts. For Schedules, Entry Forms, or any further parti- culars, apply to Mr. J. PAKBT J'ottai. Vale Street, Denbigh, Hon. Sec. TO CONTRACTORS. f I1HE present Urbau District Council are prepared 1 to receive Tenders for Drainage, and other works nOllnectcd therewith, of part of Nant Hall Road. Plans and Specifications can be seen at the Council Offices, Prestatyn, and at the Surveyor's Office, 10, Abbey street, Rhyl, from wham all particulars may he obtained. The lowest or any tender not neces. sarily accepted. Sealed Tenders, endorsed Drainage of Nant Hall Road,' to be sent to me, the undersigned, not later than Wednesday, the 14th iaat. JOHN HUGHES, Clerk to the Council. Council Oiffces, High St., PtrsUUyn, 7th April) 1897. NOTICE. TO GRAZIERS, FARMERS & Others. To be Let about ;.lSAere,s of Excellent Grazing Land. at Pontruffydd. rpO BE LET by TENDER, oa Saturday, X April 24th, 1897. From the day of Letting to the 30th day of Novemoer, 189T. The usual Credit will be given to the Takers of the Land The following; enclosures of Rioh PASTURE LAND, situated close to Bodfari Railway Station, and well supplied with Water, and all tha fields are well and securely fenced, viz.: — Lot A. R. p. i-Weirglodd Fawr, ccsiUuaiag 16 2 0 %—Bridge Meadow, do. 7 2 0 Plainlsaf do., 14 0 0 Total A.38 0 0 N.B.—No Bulls or Hotsos allowed to be taken in, and the Land to be Grazed with Cattle or Sheep, and not Mown for Hay. Further particulars respectiag the Land may be obtained from Mr. Tiiom as Williams, Bailiff at Pont- ryfFydd. The Tenders to be sent ia for each Lot separately, to Mr. JOHN ROBERTS, Geimas House. Bodfari. under covers, not later than Saturday morning, the Mth day of April, 1897. Sale by Mr. W. Freeman. MR. WM. FREEMAN Is instructed by Mrs. 8. Edwards (who is retiring from Farming, to Sell by Auction, On THURSDAY, the tStmd dag of APRIL, 1897, At Fron Las Farm, St. Asaph, rnUE whole of her valuable sixteen head of Young Cows, two-year-old Short-horn Bull, Heifers, Bullocks and Yearlings, three Breeding Sows, a pro- mising dark bay Cart Hwrae, risiag 4, about 16 hands, and a powerful bay cart Mare, < years old, a nearly new Market Trap, 2 Farm Oat-te, single horse power, Winnowing Machine, iroa and wooden Harrows, Plough, Scuffier, Saddlery, and all the necessary I Farm Implements, Tools, &a. Also, large Churn, & other Dairy Utensils, about 12 kobbets of excellent Wheat, and a quantity of Barley. And, if not prev- iously sold, a large quantity of capital Manure. :Sale to commence sit 1 3t p.m Auction Office pe Perthyterfyn Cottage, Holywell. THE Welsh National Testimonial WW MR. GtE E. The PRESENTATION of the abore will take place CAPEL MAWR, DENBIGH, •n EASTER MONDAY, April 19th, 1897, When the following Manb,,a ei Parliament will take pari- Messrs. T. B. ELLIS. „ D. LLOYD-GEORGE. „ J. HERBERT LEWIS. „ SAM iJSL SMITH. „ ALFRED THOMAS, And other Geafcieaaea. HAIRlCAHf. MR. J. HERBERT ROBERTS, M.P. The Meeting will commeaee at 2 o'clock p.m. SAMUEL MOSS, Hon. Sec. Godfrey Brooks Broadhurst, deceased tiURSUANT to the Statue 22 and 23 Vict., Cap. ■ 35, Creditors and others having any claim j*wnst the estate of Godfrey Brooks Broadhurst, inWestminster Palace Hotel, Victoria street, j^he County of Middlesex, formerly of the city of Ilcheater Gentleman (who died on the 5th day of Pis* an<i whose Will was proved in the Sdw?Pal Registry en the 5fch day of March, 1897, by broadhurst and Henry Brooks Broad- of 'v Executors thereof), are to send particulars the the said Executors at the offices of next on or before the 29th day of May ^tritat^+^ich date the Executors will proceed to titled hereto teetator 8 ftSflofcs as*OQS the persons en- Daied this 6th day of April, 1897, EARLE SONS & CO. H, Brow* afeeet, Manchester. for the I THE LONDON & CAMBRIAN Pianoforte & Music Company, ROCHDALE HOUSE, HIGH STREET, RHYL (Opposite the General Post Office). Pianos, American Organs, Har- moniums, By BRINSMEAD, BISHOP, and other leading Makers. Liberal Discowvt for Cash; or easy terms of pay- ment. INSTRUMENTS LET ONHIRE. Violins, Mandolines, Banjos, Melodeons, Auto Harps, Musical Boxes, &c., In great variety. TUNINGS ct REPAIRS by Experienced Man (Late with Broadwood & Son). GREENHALGH & GEARY, Auctioneers, Valuers & Accountants MARKET STREET, RHYL. Valuations for Probate. Mortgages arranged. FREE ADVERTISING. PROPERTIES FOR SALE OR TO BE LET.- -L Property-owners and ethers desirous of dispos- ing of Property, Businesses, &c., by private treaty are invited to send full particulars to the undermen- tioned for insertion (free of charge) in the NORTH WALES FREE PROPERTY REGISTAR," pub- lished monthly, having an extensive circulation, and being the only free advertising medium of its kind in the district. Intending purchasers and tenants should send for a copy of the Register, which will be forwar- ded, post free, on application to the Proprietors and Publishers Messrs. Greenhalgh and Geary, Auction- eers, Valuers, and Estate Agents, Rhyl. No. 8, East Parade, Rhyl. 1\/T'R.. FRANCIS GEARY has been favoared with JAIL instructions from Mrs. Osborne-Kirby (who is leaving Rhyl) to Sell by Auction en the above premi- ses, on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 13th & 14th, 1897, the whole of the HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE & Effects, comprising the Contents of 5 Entertaining Rooms, 9 Bedrooms, Kitchens, &c. Sale to commence each day at 1 o'clock prompt. On view Monday, Monday, April 12th, from 12 to 4, and Mornings of Sale. Admission by Catalogue only, to be obtained from the Auctioneer. THE HOUSE TO LET. Apply to the Auctioneer, Market Street, Rhyl. "Dr. Bamardo's HOMES" FOR DESTITUTE CHILDREN (Now maintaining nearly 5,000 Home- less Boys and Girls). MR. JAMES B. WOOKEY, Deputation Secretary to these Homes, will deliver a LECTURE IN THE ASSEMBLY ROOMS, RUTHIN, On FRIDAY, April 9th, 1897, Subject: 'Thirty Years' Work amongst the Children of the Slums.' The Lecture will be Illustrated by Beautiful Lime-Light Views. A Group of Musical Boys from the London Homes, will give selections on the Bagpipes, Occarinas, Tubeaphone, Handbells, Xylophone, &c. The Chair will be taken at 8 p.m., by HIS WORSHIP THE MAYOR. Admimion:-Frout Seats, Is.; Second Seats, 6d. A SPECIAL COLLECTION in aid of the Funds of the Homes during the proceedings. Alliance Assurance Company ESTABLISHED 1824. CAPITAL-FIVE MILLIONS. FUNDS-FOUR MILLIONS. The Right Hon. Lord ROTHSCHILD, CHAIRMAN. ROBERT LEWIS, Chief Secretary. Chief Office-BARTHOLOMEW LANE, LONDON. LIFE. Policies Indisputable and without restrictions. Liberal reinstatement and Nonforfeiture plans. A low and limited expenditure. Large Bonuses Ample Security in Large Accumulations and Capital. FIRE. Insurances completed expeditiously, Moderate Rates. Surveys of Estates and Works free Prompt Settlement of Losses, BRANCHES ,&t-amr.ag other places LIVERPOOL—30, Exchange Street East O. MORGAN OWEN, Secretary. WREXHAM 28, HigL í JOHN FRANCIS, Secretary j | Prospectuses, he,, may be obtained treia Asy.of the f Company's Branches or Agents, MESSRS. BERRIE & WILLIAMS, Auctioneers, Valuers, and Estate Agents, 43, HIGH STREET (Near the Railway Bridge and Alexandra Hotel), RHYL, Conduct Sales by Auction of Live & Dead Farming Stock, Property, and House- hold Furniture. A Complete Register kept of Houses and Lard to be Sold and Let. Valuations prepared for Probate, &c. Fire, Life, and Plate Glass Insurances affected. When desired Advances can be made on Effects for absolute sale. -Y-_m_ THE NORTH WALES ASPHALTE PAVING COMPANY UNDERTAKE ALL CLASSES OF ) Granolithic Paving Work. SPECIALITIES. Parapets, Garden Paths, Carriage Drives, and Stable Yards. TERMS-MODERATE. WORK GUARANTEED Estimates and Specifications may be ad on application to HUGH ROBERTS, Fern Bank, Rhyl. VALE OF CLWYD. ROYAL OAK INN,RUTHIN Proprietor-THOMAS WILLIAMS (Late of Harp, Corwen). Comfortable Accommodation for Travellers and Visitors. DINNERS Irom 11 o'clock till 2. TEAS at any hour on Fair Days, &c. Lessee of Posting Stations at Corwen and Neigh- bourhood. All Advertisements and Posters promptly displayed, if forwarded to the Harp Hotel, Corwen. GOOD AND EXTENSIVE STABLNG. TERMS—MODERATE. GLOBE FURNISHING COMPANY. COMPLETE HOUSE FURNISHERS WHOLESALE AND RETAIL 12.1U 16 & 18. PEMBROKE PLACE, LIVERPOOL. Furnish for Cash, or on the Hire-Purchase System. NOTE.—OUR HIRE-PURCHASE SYSTEM IS ENTIRELY DIFFERENT FROM ANY OTHER. AND HAS BEEN HIGHLY COMMENDED BY THE WHOLE OF THE LOCAL PRESS RPHE GLOBE FURNISHING COMPANY L the oldest established, and by far the most exten- sive Furnishers on the Hire-Purchase system in the Provinces, supply every requisite for the complete Furnishing of Cottage, Hotel, or Mansion, conslder- ably cheaper than the majority of those Firms who sell for Cash only. This we are able to do through having a very large capital at command, and being the bona-flde manufacturers of the principle goods we sell. NO SECURITY REQUIRED. No EXTRA EXfJEN SES ON OUR HIRE-PURCHASE SYSTEM. The fair and equitable manner in which our busi ness is carried on. and our reasonable terms and low prices are so well known throughout the North of England and Wales., as to render further comment unnecessary. General terms, which, however, oan be altered to suit the convenience of customers. Payments Week- ly Monthly, or Quarterly:— Amount of Purchase, £10. Payment, per week, 3s. 6d „ 920. 5b. Od £50. „ 108. Od £100. „ 17s. 6d £ 500. „ 30s. Od An inspection of our stock will at once satisfy in. tending purchasers that we give better value and offer easier payments than any otner House Furnish- ers on the Hire-purchase system in the Provinces. All Goods are delivered free in our own or private vans, and no expenses of any kind are incurred by customers. Furniture sent to any part of England or Wales. The "xrade supplied. Snipping Orders executed witl .espatch. „, CAUTION. -As Borae F.rmb adopt various means— su.Jh ascopying our Prospsetus, &c.—with the evident intention of inducing the public to believe they are connected with US-PLEASE NOTE OUR ADDRESS. OUR NEW PROSPECTUS. LARGE ILLUSTRA- TED CATALOGUE, PRESS OPINIONS. AND ■ PRICELl8T, SENT POSTFRKE ON APPLICATION. Furnish for Cash, oil on the Hire-purchase system. Business hours—9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturdays, 9 a.m to 6 p.m. Railway Fares allowed to Country Customers. QLOBE FURNISHING QOMPANY J 12, U, 16, and l|vPgBROKE PLACE.^ ru^ -i A AAAAA WHAT IS COFFEE ESSENCE? it It is a liquid extract of the <; useful constituents of Fine j ► Coffee. A Teaspoonful added < t j to boiling water gives a cup erf j delicious Coffee in an instant, ► jt superior to the best ground <► Coffee* 5^ THOS. SYMINGTON &CO :[ EDINBURGH, <; < l are the Makers* j t J ■, To jbe obtained everywhere, J ► <; in 6d. and Is. Bottles* I > mm 1 THE STEEL I AERMOTOR, I WIND TURBIN Is the Cheapest, Strongest, and ia Ejj most effective motive power in t the world, taking the three first | » awards in three separate classes II | at the World's Fair, Chicago, j I 1893. Has recently been in- Jj-dji troduced to this country by m Zf Mr. W. H. DEMPSTER, |) /ft Laugharne, South Wales, fa/i wR who is the Company's Sole Re- \U presentative in Wales. ffL -Ja This plant of modern Machin- v,/yt« ery may be had at a very small i|| ) sf n Chaffing and Grinding If/ Corn, Pulping Turnips, Driving Electric Wk Al Dynamo Illv //m, In connection with a Storage |]l TO Pumping Water to any distance, With the latest improved | Pumps. Particulars of the Agent, on application. HIGH CLASS TAILORING At POPULAR PRICES. Norfolk, Shooting, Fishing, Cycling and Golf Suits, In Harris Tweeds, Homespuns, Lovatt, Irish and Inverness Tweeds. Covert Coats, Knicker Breeches, Riding Breeches. Ladies' Tailoring a Specialite. Golf Capes and Fancy Vests In Newest Shades. Latest Styles. AT OSBORNE'S, TAILOR, BODFOR STREET, RHYL. North Sea, Fish Emporium, 22, Market Hall, Rhyl, AND High Street, Prestatyn. Choice Selection of Fresh & Cured Fish Daily. ENGLISH & FOREIGN FRUITS AND VEGETABLES. Best Brands of Tinned Goods & Sauces. Cream and Cream Cheese from the noted Burton Dairy. POULTRY & GAME (in Season). T. BOYLE, Proprietor. Agent for J. L. Green's Celebrated London Cured Haddocks. Hotels and Private Families supplied on reasonable terms. Country and Post Orders delivered daily. St. Asaph visited Tuesdays and Fridays. SPECIAL NOTICE! Voice Production & Singing. Mr.T. AMOS JONES,R.A.M. BARITONE, BroDze and Siver Medallist. Is open to give Lessons in the above Subjects. Pupils visited at their own homes, if preferred, at Rhyl, Denbigh, Colwyn Bay, &c. Open for Engagements in Oratorio, Ballad, Miscellaneous Concerts. &c. For arrangements, and Press Opinions, apply to GORDON HOUSE, RHYL, or to Mr. W. H. EVANS, Chirk Shop, Denbigh. TO BE LET or SOLD, No. 12,16,18 & 20, BEECHWOOD ROAD, RHYL. NEWLY completed, with every convenience; 3 Entertaining Rooms, 6 Bedrooms, good Kitchens Pantry, Gardens, &c.; Gas and Electric Bells in each Room. Hot Water in Scullery aad Bath Room. Apply to W. J. SIMCOCK, Architect and Surveyor, 7, River Street, Rhyl. .y- RICE JONES, Watch and Clock Maker, &c., 1, BRIDGE STREET, DENBIGH. WATCHES of all kinds in Gold, Silver, and Pure white Metal Cases, At the very lowest prices. EVERY WATCH WARRANTED. Should a Watch not give satisfaction after a fair tria the same will be willingly exchanged. CLOCKS—1, 8, and 14 days-at lowest Prices. Warranted. 22 Carat WEDDING RINGS, by weight Nice and useful Presents given with each Ring. WATCHES and CLOCKS Cleaned and thoroughly Repaired, At the lowest prices possible. Troublesome Watches, &c., put to rights. A SLATE QUARRY in Carnarvon shire on SALE. Slates excellent, and other con- itions favourable.—Apply to No. 9709, at this office. TO BE SOLZ) ZZ PRIVATE TREATY. FRKEHOIJD COTTAGES, well Wanted, in good repair, and with good Gardens attached, situate at Bodfari. Apj^j to Mr. ANBQBJM O, Solioitor, De&. bigh. l SILVER CUP for a SONG. Under the distinguished Patronage of His Worship the Mayor (W. MELLARD, Esq.). A liovel Musical Competition r WILL BE HELD AT THE DRILL HALL, DENBIGH, On FRIDAY Evening, April 23rd, 1897 WHItN A GRAND SILVER CUP Will be awarded For the best rendering of any Song (Comic Songs excepted). The Winner will be the one who will receive the greatest number of Votes from Front Seats Ticket Holders, to whom Voting Papers will be given. A Diamond Jubilee Medal Will be presented by the MAYORESS (Mrs. MELLARD), to every Competitor. Other Attractions will be provided. Proceeds in Aid of the Salem (W.) Chapel Building Fund. Entries to be made on or before April 14th, to the Secretary, JOSEPH ROBEETS, Colomendy Villas, Denbigh, who will also supply all further particulars. Admission: Front Seats. 2s.; Second do., Is.; Third do., 6d. Doors open at 7 p. m., to commence at 7 30. lHJfc ROSVENOR, FAMILY and COMMERCIAL Temperance Hotel, (LATE STAR) BODFOR STREET, RRYL. (Close to the Station). Under entirely New Managemeut. HOME COMFORTS, highly recommended. Sunday TABLE D'HOTE, 2s. Boarding Terms from 5s. 6d. per day. Beds from Is. 6d., including attendance. Commercial, Private, Sitting, Dining, Coffee and Smoke Room. Baths (h. and c.). A GOOD SHILLING DINNER, In General Room, ground floor. Chops and Steaks from the Grille. P.S.—Schools, Choirs, and other Parties specially catered for. Orders for Post promptly attended to. CHARLES SNOWDEN, Proprietor. MANTJRESFOR 1897. Superphosphates, Bone Manure, Basic Slag, Extremely Low Prices. Only Manures of Guaranteed Analyses sold. FARM SEEDS. An exeellent Stock of Seeds, selected most carefully. Samples to be seen at Denbigh & Llanrwst Markets. See them. and ascertain their prices, before buying elsewhere, and it will be to your advantage. For further particulars, apply to EVAN ROBERTS, Plas Isaf, Llansannan. E. H. PARRY, High Street, PRESTATYN, Respectfully desires to call the attention of the Public to his well selected Stock of General Furnishing, Building, and Agricultural Ironmonery, Kitchen Ranges, Parlour Grates, and Mantel Pieces, Bedsteads and Bedding. Cutlery and Culinary Ware, Agricultural Implements and Garden Requisites, Guns and Sporting Accessories in great variety. Eley's Sporting Ammunition- Cartridges filled, &c. Baths. &c., for Sale or Hire. N.B.—Agents for leading Cycle Manufacturers. Graig Ddewart Quarry, NEAR RUTHIN. The Proprietor of the above Quarry begs to inform the Public that there is now to be had a constant supply of Lime, Building & Coping Stones, Window Sills, Gate Posts, Chippings, &c. For Terms, apply to the Foreman of the Quarry. [A CARD.] W. J. SIMCOCK, Architect, Surveyor, and Valuer, HAVELOCK HOUSE, 7, RIVER STREET, RHYL. Plans, Specifications, and Bills of Quantities, pre pared for all classes of work. Buildiaga superintended, and VataatieM aofede. CYCLES. CONN AH, RHYL. CHARLES CONNAH & CO. are Agents for all the best English and American Machines.. Also, Manufacturers of the Popular Royal Welsh and Blue Bell CYCLES, The ideal mounts for Ladies and Gentlemen, tho- roughly high grade Cycles at moderate prices. A large Assortment of Accessories always in stock. Repairs carefully and promptly execu- ted by thoroughly practical men. RIDING taught at our own School by experienced instructors. Bicycles and Tricycles on hire. Bassinettes, Bath Chairs, Mail Carts for Sale or Hire Branches throughout Wales. Head Office and Show Rooms— QUEEN'S BUILDINGS, RHYL. Telegrams-OONNAR, Rhyl. Telephone, No. 18. Pure. Blood is Health and Strength. Impure Blood is Disease and Death. THE GREAT BLOOD PURIFIER. THOMPSON'S BURDOCK PILLS Overcome the worst forms of diseases and the foulest state of the Blood, Stomach, Liver, and Kidneys; the go to the core of every disease, where no other medi- cine has power to reach. The Great Blood Purifier cures the following com plaints- Giddiness in the head, dimness of sight, weak eyes. indigestion, or wind in the stomach or bowels, loss of memory, palpitation of the heart, liver and bilious obstructions, asthma, rheumatic, lumbago, piles, gravel, pains in the back, scurvy, bad legs, wounds. or white swellings, scrofula, eczema, gatherings, tu- mours, pimples, and blotches on the face and body swelled fees and legs, erysipelas, jaundice, dropsy, and fevers of all kinds. These pills clear tke blood from all impure matter, from whatever cause arising. In boxes at Is. ljd. and 2s. 9d. each. Sold by sSi Chemists, or from the Burdock Pill Manufactory, 44, Oxford street, Swansea, for 15 or 31 stamps. At the Spring and during the hot weather, th Blood should be thoroughly Cleansed and Purified, to nsure a good state of health, which may be effected t small cost by using these never-failing Pills. ARTISTIC AND SCIENTIFIC PHOTOGRAPHY. X RAYS. MR. JOHN WILLIAMS begs to inform the public of the Vale of Clwyd and North Wales gener- ally that he has obtained the LATEST and most im- proved Electrical apparatus, and is prepared t. Cryptosoope or Radiograph any part of the hsman body through the clothing. Terms on Application. ESTABLISHED 1885. JOHN WILLIAMS, PORTLAND STUDIO, HIGH STREET, RHYL. Each sitter personally attended to by J. W. Please note the:Address:-PORTLAND STUDIO, 8, High Street. Rhyl. 1_ THE Phea.sants Rearing Season. For Dog Biscuits AND Game Food., GO TO R. OWEN, Who is SOLE AGENT for PREMIER DOG BISCUITS and PREMIER GAME MEAL. Also, SPECIAL WHOLESALE AGENT for SPRATT'S Dog Biscuits AND Game leal, ALSO, For GILBERTSON & PAGE well- known GAME FOOD. Special Price for large quantities. NOTK ADDKBSS— R OWEN, 45, High Street and Star Shop. lw- DENBIGH. _h.. MR. F. SARSON 10 YEARS WITH MR. SARSON, L.D.S. (LLANDUDNO), CRESCENT ROAD, RHYL. Artificial Teeth on Improved Principle. PAINLESS EXTRACTIONS WITHOUT il",C,,&, OF GAS. FILLINGS, SCALING, &0- Consultations Free. Testimonials may be seen at above address.