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DEPARTURE OF WELSHPOOL AND LLANFAIR VOLUNTEERS. There was intense enthuisasm in Welshpool on Saturday when the first draft of the Welshpool and Llanfair Compitnies left for Newtown, prior to proceeding to Brecou. The interest in the Yeomanry was for a time being transferred to the Volunteers, and crowds of people lined the route to the station and cheered the men as the train steamed away. Their comrades of the" C" Company met at the Poultry Market, where Lieutenant Yeariley, who was in command, addressed them. He referred in the highest terms to the patriotism which had prompted their action in volunteering for the front, and mentioned that the reserves, under Captain Sir Lennox Napier, Bart., who was unfortunately prevented by indisposition from beii g present, would shortly be leaving. Accompanied by the Militia and Yeomanry bands, under Sergt- Drummer Campbell, the Volunteers marched along Broad street to the railway station, the congratulations of hundreds of people were showered upon them. Cheers followed cheers, and the scene was so enthusiastic that the remem- berauce of it will long remain with those who were present. The bands plajed "Soldiers of the Queen." At the railway station the men were assembled on the departure platform, and on the express from Oswestry coming in, the service detachment, took j: IE-ir seats. Col Hntchina and Lieut Yearsley, the Mayor of Welshpool, and other friends shook hands heartily with the men, aud when the train steamed off the large crowd broke inte tumultuous cheering. The soldiers waved their hands and hurrahed in reply, and the band struck up "Auld Lang Syne." In addition to the draft from C Company, which left Weishpocl on Saturday (for active service with the South Wales Borderers in South Africa) another Volunteer lert-on Tuesday for the front, Pte W James, a highly popular member of C Company, who had a hearty send-off from his comrades of all ranks.

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