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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.

THE SITUATION IN NATAL.

BOER PRISONERS ATTEMPT TO…

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BOER PRISONERS ATTEMPT TO ESC iPE, FRUSTRATED BY ALARM GUNS. Five of the Boer prisoners at Simoustown have made an attempt to escape. They succeeded in obtaining possession of some tire-arme and wounded one of the warders. The a1arm was ¡"en, however and all five were recaptured, two of them being wonnded by the sentries. The failure of tho attempt was due, says a Renter special telegram received this morning, to the promptitude with which four alarm gnns were fired, H.M.S. Niobs immediately turning her search- light on the scene. A WELSHPOOL MAN AT THE FRONT. From Pte Harry OEver. 2nd Shropshire Light Infantry to his sister at Welshpool:—I have been waiting for a letter from yon to cheer me up a bit out her on the burning plain of South Africa. We oanie here from Orange River last- Saturday 011 a. very short notice because there is a party of Boers, ahont 600 strong, about seven miles from here. And we liaro been sent here to try and sweep them off the face of the earth, there are three Companies of cut- Regiment here, and two of the Duke of Cornwall's. Perhaps yon will have read the account of it before this reaches you that two Companies of the Cornwall's have been in action, but it is a mistake, it was one Company of the Coruwalls and one of the Shropshires, and we expect to have a good set to before long with them so roll ou, I want to have a bit of a scrap. We are in a very good position here it wonld bo im- possible for them to get anywhere near us we should sweep them off the earth before they could get within 500 yards of us. They are a lot of cowards. There were some of our patrols out yesterday and they came to a house and the people asked them in to have some bread and cheese and milk, so thoy went in and as soon as they got inside and started to have some food the men, about six of them, went up 011 a hill just bv and when our men went out a</am thev started firing on them but luckily they c'id not hit anv of them. Our men captured about a hundred cows and calves and about 60 horses and did not hit any of them. Our men captured about a hundred cows and calves and about 60 horses and a Boer spy. He came to our camp and wanted to claim the cattle, but our Officers kepro ¡¡1m a prisoner and sent him to Orange River he is sal, till after the war. I am very well myself and nope I shall keep so, and I shall be very pleaded when this war is over so that 1 can get; back to Lngiaud. Xothing like the dear old country.

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

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PARLIAMENTARY.

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----CHURCESTGKE

BERRIEW.

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