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THE MAYORAL PROGRAMME.

A GENERAL ELECTION AT HAND.

WELSHPOOL COUNCIL MEETINGS.

THE HIGHWAY FATALITY.

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THE HIGHWAY FATALITY. The shocking fatality which occurred on the highway near Welshpool on Monday is fully described in to-day s Express.' Universal sympathy will go out to the grief- stricken families. It does not clearly tran- spire from the evidence at the Coroner's inquest how or why this terrible accident hap- pened or upon whom the blame rests. The horse, it appears, would have passed the traction engine quite quietly but for the flapping of tarpaulin that covered the furniture van to which it was attached. Then the question arose, was the driver capable of controlling the frightened animal, and, if so, was he disabled by an embankment of mud scrapings, which un- doubtedly caused the vehicle to capsize? What stands out clearly enough is that the engine driver was on his proper side of the road, and had his engine under full control. Whether in the absence of this mud em- bankment the accident might have been avoided, it is impossible to say, but the jury very properly recommended the County Council to keep the highways clear of these obstructions so dangerous to vehicular traffic. Carelessness is often evident, in tl-io ",&.1' construction of these, mud" lumps and tumps," and also in the placing of heaps of metal upon the road sides. From time to time correspondents call attention to this danger in our columns, and we trust that this deplorable fatality will point the moral to the county road authority.

--THE HARVEST IN WALES.

COUNCILLOR ROGERS AND THE…

YOUTH IN THE PUBLIC SERVICE.

AN UNFAIR EXCEPTION.

LLANBRYNMAIR.

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Injustice to Llanmerewig.

Careers For County School…

Llanfyllin Mayoral Election.

The Welshpool Election.

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SEEN AND HEARD.

NEWTOWN SESSIONS.