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5 THE WAR. 6*___

BULLEIL AGAIN CROSSES TUGELA.

THE BOER VERSION.

LIVELY EXPERIENCE FOR !FIGHTING…

GATACRE ATTACKED BY THE BOERS.

HEWS FROM THE TRANSVAAL.

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HEWS FROM THE TRANSVAAL. LIS YDS AND EUROPEAN INTERVENTION. A CcntrRi News telegram from Capetown on Tuesday afternoon says A recent arrival ftem the Transvaal brlu;s POHO interesting news from the Republics, lie estimates that the Boer army numbers 80,000, and corrobo- rates the report thaf the German corps were prac- tically annihilated at the battle of Elaudalaagte. lie Rtaf.es that &,1; one time no less than 9,000 Soors invested Mafeking, and they pay high tribulAte to the garrison's defence. rrh hN-ieger8 d8clarG that the forts are im- mensely superior tG those at Lsdysmith, and admit, their utter inability to overcome them. Owing to their failure to compel the surrender of Mafeking. the bnik of the Boers have been with- drawn, and now oulv 1,400 of the enemy iave.t the town. The Boer losses during the war have vovy heavy. Johannesburg is oppressed by a. deadly dulses*, and Pretoria is barciy less dull. Most of the inhabitants of both cities uro wo&rir.g for relatives lost in the fighting. Tide gentleman states that; Living's Nek, },{"3":)t\ Hill, and Vv* Reeneu's Pass ha, La been strongly fortified and are believed ts be practically impreg- nable. He tells a curious story of the faith u\ Dr Loyds. Dr Leycia nan assured the .Boera—an assurance on which thoy thoroughly rely—that be has a grand surprise in store for the British at the moment they invade the Republics, should that time fwer como. This asrprise is European int-er- veutioo, regarding which Dr Leyds eta re-: lie has definite assurances from the Powers.

THE SITUATION IN NATAL.

BOER PRISONERS ATTEMPT TO…

A LETTER EROIvl THE FRONT.

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MONTGOMERYSHIRE IMPERIAL YEOMANRY.

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FORDEN BOARD OF GUARDIANS.

FORDEN 11 U R k L DISTRICT

♦-j TREGYNON. !

PARLIAMENTARY.

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----CHURCESTGKE

BERRIEW.

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