SALES BY AUCTION. MESSRS. MORRIS, MARSHALL & POOLE. SATURDAY NEXT, NOVEMBER 11th. CHURCHSTOKE. 3 miles from Montgomery. fitodBone and well-known CHESTNUT PONY, GOVERNESS CAR, 2 Rets of Harness, Lady'f- and Gents' Saddles and Bridles; Stable Tools and Garden Requisites, and a useful variety of FUR. NITURE AND HOUSEHOLD EFFECTS, To BE SOLD BY AUCTION BY MESSRS MORRIS, MARSHALL, AND POOLE as above, by order of the Rev W. M. Roberts, ,wlbo is leaving. Catalogues on application. f362 ON MONDAY .NEXT, NOVEMBER 13TH. PANTYMAIN, MONTGOMERY. MESSRS MORRIS, MARSHALL, AND POOLE have received instructions from the Executors of the late Mr Edward Watkin, to Sell by Auction on the LANE FIELD, adjoining the town, 98 SHROPSHIRE & KERRY-HILL SHEEP, including 48 young Stock Ewts, 7 fresh yearling Wethers, 34 wether and ewe Lambs, 4 Ram Lambs, Mad 5 Stock Rams. 2 Fat three-year-old Hereford BULLOCKS, and three-year-old Heifer, 3 USEFUL CART HORSES, itam Implements, Gearing, and the whole of the Valuable WINTER KEEP. fa convenient lots tiil the usual dates. Jamcheon by ticket at the Dragon Hotel at 1 o'clock. Sale to commence at Two o'clock. Catalogues on application to the Auctioneers, Cbirbury, Shropshire. 1361 OAKELEY, BISHOP'S CASTLE. GREAT SALE OF ANTIQUE AND MODERN FURNITURE, WORKS OF ART, SILVER & PLATED GOODS, Ancient Weapons & Curiosities, Choice OLD CHINA Extensive LIBRARY OF VALUABLE BOOKS, And numerous other interesting items, On TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 14th, 1893, and following days, By Order of John Oakeley, Esq. Catalogues on application to the Auctioneers, f34,3 MORRIS, MARSHALL & POOLE. RHOSGREE, One mile from Llanbieter-road Station. SALE OF H20 CLUN FOREST SHEEP, SO HEREFORD CATTLE, HORSES, IMPLEMENTS, GRAIN, WINTER KEEP, &c. By order of Mr John Bound, junr. ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17TH, 1893, MORRIS, MARSHALL AND POOLE, f:M4 Auctioneers. LLWYNOBIN, Near Montgomery. IMPORTANT AGRICULTURAL SALE. MESSRS. MORRIS, MARSHALL & POOLE have received instructions from William Jones, iiiw., who is retiring, to Sell by Auction, on THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23rd, 1893, The whole of his valuable Stock and Effects, viz: 176 CROSS-BRED SHEEP, 410 CROSS-BRED AND HEREFORD CATTLE ø Cart Horses and Coltp, a good collection of Imple- ments, the Grain in the Stacks, and the FODDER, ROOTS, AND GRASS KEEP. Catalogues may shortly be obtained from the Auctioneers, Chirbury, Shropshire. f360 CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS. IIORD MAYOR'S SHOW, NOVEMBER 9th. NIAGARA FALLS IN WINTER, NIAGARA HALL, WESTMINSTER; THEATRES, and other Amusements. CHEAP EXCURSION TICKETS for 2 DAYS will be issued to LONDON, on WEDNESDAY JSVENING, NOVEMBER 8th, 1893, as under. Third Class Fares for the double journey— FAKE. JSt&rting from Machynlleth at 7 20 p.m.) Cemmes Road 7 30 p.m., Llanbrynmair > lQs. 7 45 p.m., Carno 80 p.m J Uanidloes at 7 35 p.m., Dolwen, 7 40 p.m.) Llandinam 7 49 p.m., Caersws 8 10 p.m., I Moat Lane 8 :20 p.m., Newtown, 8 35 9s. p.m., Abernaule 8 45 p.m., Kerry 7 101 p.m., and Montgomery 8 55 p.m J Children under three years of age, free; above three and under twelve, half-price. Holders of these tickets are allowed 601bs. of luggage free at their own risk. Carriages will run through to London CEnston). PASSENGERS RETURN from London (Enston) at 9 45 p.m. on Friday, November 10th. ALIRED ASLETT, Secretary & General Manager. Oswestry, Oct. 25th, 1893. SUN INSURANCE OFFICE (FIRE) FOUNDED 1710. Sum insured in 1892, -9 £ 391,800,000. AGENT TON THM Cd-OWN LIFE 16SUEANOE CO. For all particulars apply to the following Agents:— Newtown-MR. WILLIAM F. THOMAS, Office, PUBLIC ROOMS. Newtown & Llanidloes—Mr BENNETT ROWLANDS. XJanfyllin—Mr WILLI/ AT A. PUGH. Welshpool—Mr DAVID WALL. PHILLIPS & SON, Are mow in a position to execute all Orders for FR.AMING IN A VARIETY OF _UI4'GS.- TWt let your Pictures go to waste but beautify your House. 191 BROAD STREET, NEWTOWN LEGAL NOTICE. RE WILLIAM DAKINS, DECEASED. ALL PERSONS having CLAIMS against the Estate of WIGLIAM DAKINS, late of Cwm- house, in the parish of Bettws-y-Crwen, in the eountv of Salop, farmer, deceased, are requested to send particulars thereof to me the undersigned forthwith. And all persons indebted to the estate are requested to pay the respective amounts also to me without de- lay. Dated this 2nd day of November, 1893, RICHARD MORGAN, Solicitor to the Executors. Bank House, Llanidloes. f353 PUBLIC NOTICES. NEWTOWN AND LLANIDLOES UNION. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Assess- ment Committee will bold a Meeting for the purpose of Hearing APPEALS against Poor Rate Assessments, at the Workhouse, Caersws, on Wed- nesday, the 15th of November inst., at 12 o'clock. R. WILLIAMS, Clerk. f356 Ark of Friendship Lodge of Oddfellows, Montgomery. THE Committee desire nee to tender their hearty thanks to the Aitistes who BO kindly gave their services at the Concert on the 26th ultimo, to the Ladies to whose tasteful decoration the Towit Hall owed its bright appearance, and to the Patrons one and all for their willing and valued support. J. E. TOMLEY, Montgomery, SBCBKTART. November let, 1893. f352 SCHOLASTIC. HIGH MIDDLE CLASS BOARDING AND DAY SCHOOL, FOR YOUNG LADIBS, CLEVELAND HOUSE, WELSHPOOL. Principals-The Misezo BELL. The aim of the Principals is to supply at a moderate ooøt. a sound and superior education, with careful training and home comforts. Prospectuses on application. a329) NEWTOWN GRAMMAR SCHOOL. HEAD MASTER- Ernest J. Bunnett, B.A. vCambridge Mathematical Honours), late Assistant Master at LIVERPOOL COLLEOI, etc. Assisted by a RESIDENT MASTER. BOARDERS assured of a Comfortable Home. For PROSPECTUS and TERMS for Boarders and Day Boys, apply to the HEAD MASTER. PRIVATE LESSONS to Ladiea and Gentlemen in Mathematics and Painting. b169 LLANIDLOES GRAMMAR SCHOOL. HEAD MASTER: W. D. LEWIS EVANS, LA., London Late Cynddelw Scholar at U.C.W.'s; First Class English Honours at B.A.; Second on M.A. list. Pupils prepared for Scholarships at the University Colleges—Matriculation, Civil Service, Theological Colleges, &o., and for Commercial Life. REFERENCES:—Principal Edwards, Bala; Princi- pal Roberts, DrHerford, and Prof. Angus, U.C.W. Revs J. A. Miles, A. Morris, and Ll. Edwards, Aberystwyth. Prospectus, &c., on application to Headmaster, fl03 WILFRID BURDEN (Successor to the late James S. Allan), STEAM SAW MILLS, MONTGOMERY. Estimates given for all kinds of English and Foreign;Timber. Is Dealer in BRICKS, PIPES, SLATES, CEMENT, & Builders' Materials of every description. QUANTITY OF FIREWOOD. f291 J. H. ANDERSON, CABINET MAKER AND UPHOLSTERER, 26, Broad St., Welshpool (Established 1842) HOUSES COMPLETELY FURNISHED AT WHOLESALE PRICES. Dining, Drawing & Bedroom Suites BRASS & IRON BEDSTEADS, Spring, Hair, & Flock Mattresses, FEATHER BEDS, 4c. Full-sized Iron Bedstead from 9s. French do., with brass rails head and foot, only PalliasseB 8a. per pair. Every other article in the Furnishing Department at equally low prices. Estimates given fot every description Cabinet Work. FUNERALS FURNISHED FURNITURE REMOVED AND STORED. ESTIMATES FBEB. Removal to all parts. The largest & best constructed FURNITURE VAN obtainable. Storing Warehouse.-17, High Street, WelabpooL PROPERTIES TO LET & FOR SALE. TO LET, No. 2, MILFORD COTTAGES (lately tenanted by MifS Morgan.)—Apply to COOKS BROS., Hons>e Agents, Newtown.. f265 TO LET, Hons>e and Shop, situate in Gas Street. —Apply to the SECRETARY Gas Co., Newtown. TO BE LET, a STABLE & COACH-HOUSE, situate in Old Church-street.—Apply to Mrs Nunn, Broad-street, Newtown. f274 TO LET, Dolguan Cottage, Milford Road, New- town, containing 6 Rooms, with small garden, etc.—Apply, W. F. Thomas, Newtown. f281 TO BE LET, Wernddu Farm, situate near the village of Churchstoke, containing about 240 sore-, possession 25th March, 1894.—For further particulars apply to Mr E. Lloyd, The Rectory, Bernew. f97 TO LET (with possession at tbe end of present year's holdiup), a m^st desirable Farm known as BRYNBEDWEN and WENALLT, containing 227 acres of good sound land, with capital house and buildings; also large Cottage and Wainhouse at- tached, with plenty of shade and water, situate about 3 miles from Newtown, adjoining main road.—Apply to T. Rees, Glascoed, Dolfor. f244 MONTGOMERYSHIRE. PENNANT, within two miles from Montgomery and within one from Abermule stations on the Cam- brian Railways. brian Railways. TO BE LET, this Commodious RESIDENCE, with gardens, orchards, lawn tennis grounds, and with about 700 acres of shooting. From 10 to 20 acres of meadow land in front of house may be had if and with about 700 acres of shooting. From 10 to 20 acres of meadow land in front of house may be had if desi,red.-Apply to R. Lewis-Andrew, Esq., Glanhaf- ) ren, Abermule, or Mr Wm. Pritchard. Land and ) Esn, Tanyfron, Garthmyl, Mont. c390 < WANTEDS, ETC. REGISTRY OFFICE FOB SERVANTS.-Mrs. Rider, 2, Waterloo Place. Welshpool. e554 WANTED, a Strong Lad as apprentice to the Wheelwright Trade.—Apply to D. R. Gethinr Bettws. fl68 WANTED, JAM POTS, any quantity, 1 and 2 lbs. vT Good price given. Apply, Hibbotts's Confec- tionery Works, Newtown. fl78 DISTRICT CORRESPONDENTS WANTED iu Machyr.lleth and Llanfyllin.—Apply i Editor, Express and Times Office, Newtown. PPRENTICE.-Waxited to Apprentice a re- J-JL spectable Youth to the Drapery Business. Indoors.—Address: A. B., Express "Office. fOOO DRESSMAKING. WANTED, an APPRENTICE (indoors).—Apply 17, Crescent-street, Newtown. f358 TO BE LET. TO BE LET frou the 25th March next, the Old School Houae, Carno.—For particulars apply to J. A. TALBOT, High-street, Newtown. f354 TO BE LET, from Lady-day next, PARK-YR- RHIEW," a capital Sheep Farm, 226 Acres, within 2 miles of Poutdolgoch or Carno Stations, on the Cambrian Railways; also, "RHOS-YR-HAIDD" Farm, 104 Acres, close to the Village of Carno.- For further particulars, apply to Thomas Bowen, Dolgead Hall, Welshpool. f339 GRASS KEEP. ACRES of GRASS KEEP for Sheep; sound v/v/ and good.—Apply to David Edwards, New- town. f341 LOST, STRAYED, ETC. STOLEN or STRAYED, from Upper Bolbro Farm, K? One Yearling Bull and One Heifer, same age.- Whoever will give information of their whereabouts to Richard Humphreys, Upper Bolbro, Llandyssil, shall be rewarded for their trouble.—Anyone detain- ing them after this notice will be prosecuted.— RICHARD P. HUMPHREYS. f364 SALES BY PRIVATE TREATY. TO BE SOLD BY PRIVATE TREATY, several convenient Lots of TIMBER, in the neigh- bourhood of Newtown.—Apply to Bennett Rowlands, Estate Agent, Newtown. f292 TO SHOEMAKERS.—To be Sold a Shoemaker's SEWING MACHINE, as good as new —Apply to Mrø J. RICHARDS, Commercial Street, Newtown. f331 BEFORE YOU- BUY A SEWING— MACHINE, CALL ON E. H. MORGAN 18, BROAD STREET, NEWTOWN, WHO HAS BEEN APPOINTED SOLE AGENT FOR THE WORLD-RENOWNED CYCLOPS' SEWING MACHINES, AND IS PREPARED TO SELL THEM AT A LARGE DISCOUNT OFF LIST PRICES FOR CASH. Little Miss Muffett sat on a buffet, Sewing the old-fashioned way Up came a *Spider and sat down beside her, And turned all her work into play. The Spider." Cyclops' Sewing Machine, ALFRED SLIM, WHOLESALE AND RETAIL WINE & SPIRIT MERCHANT, WELSHPOOL. Agent for Messrs. SALT & Co.'s, TRUEMAN, HANBURY & Co.'s BURTON ALES. LONDON & DUBLIN STOUT, &c., &c. ALE Supplied in any Sized Casks AND DELIVERED FREE. Good Sound HARVEST BEER at 8d. per Gall. i d47 TRADE NOTICES. THOMAS FARR. SON OF THE LATE JAMES FARR, SALOP ROAD, Coach Builder, SEVERN STREET, WELSHPOOL THOMAS JEHU, AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENT DEALER, AGENT TO ALL NOTED MAKERS, FITTINGS KEPT IN STOCK AND REPAIRS ATTENDED TO, ALSO BUILDER OF DOG CARTS IN ALL SIZES, ESTIMATES GIVEN FOR REPAIRS & PAINTING LLANFAIR, WELSHPOOL. MONTGOMERYSHIRE CARRIAGE WORKS SALOP ROAD, WELSHPOOL, ESTABLISHED 1837. G. ROGERS & SON I l (OF OSWALD ROAD, OSWESTRY I Assortment of Carriages of our own I Manufacture always in Stock. REPAIRS PROMPTLY EXECUTED. f ——— I ESTIMATES FREE. 0208 i A. E. BOND. I [ Confectioner, 18, BROAD STREET, WELSHPOOL Manufacturer of WEDDING CAKES of the beat I Quality, A choice selection of ORNAMENTS and BOXES. CHRISTENING AND BIRTHDAY CAKES, I Genoa, Currant, Sultana, Madeira, Almond, and Seed Cakes. School Treats and Tea Parties Supplied on the most moderate Terms. PURE WHOLEMEAL BREAD, Made as directed by Dr. Allinson. See Testimonial a406 Tailoring and Outfitting ESTABLISHMENT, 14, BERRIEW STREET WELSHPOOL. I BEG to state that I have just received a Choice SELECTION of the NEWEST DESI7NS in WOOLLEN CLOTHS, and that, as in past seasons, it will be my constant endeavour to gain the con. fidence and recommendation of my Customers, by supplying at Moderate Prices well-made Garments with good style and fit), of thoroughly sound and durable materials. I would call special attention to the following lines:- Black Worsted COATS AND VESTS, made to measure, from 30/- Scotch Tweed BUSINESS SUITS, from 40J- A Splendid Line in TROUSERINGS AT 14/- the Pair, REMARKABLY CHEAP. Soliciting a continuance of past kind favours, WALTER J. DAVIES. NEW SEASON TEAS 1/- lh 1/8 1/4 P 2/- THESE BEAUTIFUL PURE TEAS from JL India and Ceylon are the Finest of their respective kinds they are carefully selected and combine the FINEST FLAVOUR with the greatest strength; and -ire the Best Ready-money Value ever offered to the public. DELICIOUS HOME-CURED HAMS & BACON. Prize Medal Danish Butter Colour. CORN, FLOUR, CHEESE, AND EVERY OTHER ARTICLE IN THE TRADE. JO EN SWAIN, THE INDIAN & CEYLON TEA STORES, 23, HIGH STREET, NEWTOWN. i fGO GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS. ENGLISH CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, NEWTOWN. SALE OF WORK AND Rummage Sale In aid of the Building Debt of the above Church wil be h-Icl in! bi VICTORIA HALL, ON Thursday & Friday, Dec. 7th & 8th. COLONEL BARNES, The Quinta, Has kindly consented to OPEN the Sale. Contributions] will be tbaukfally received by the Hon. sees.:— MRS. PRATT, Llwynon, Newtown, G. M. EVANS, 31, New Rosd, Newtown e444 NEWTOWN BRANCH OF THE NORTH WALES WOMEN'S TEMPERANCE UNION LADY HENRY SOMERSET Wi-i visit NEWTOWN". ON WEDNESDAY. DECEMBER 13TH, In connection with the above. There will be a WOMEN'S CONFERENCE in the afternoon, and a PUBLIC MEETING At night, which will be addressed by LADY HENRY SOMERSET. Full particulars shortly. MAY M. PHILLirS. P'us-yn-dre, 7 c Mas. CHAS JONES, BrynlJys, J SECRETARIES. MRS. PRATT, Llwynoi., TREASURER 359 ACCIDENTS WILL HAPPEN. THE Railway Passengers' Assurance Co., I ("THE OLDEST AND LARGEST.") Has since 1849 Paid for ACCIDENTS OF ALL KINDS. £ 3,200,000. ESTABLISHED 1849. JtT. HON. EVELYN ASHLEY, Chairman. 64, CORN HILL, LONDON. W. D. MASSY, I „ A. VTAN, » Secretaries. A" 1: fsS,1 e32 Agent at Kerry—Mr J. M. MILNES. C. J. NEWELL, MARKET ST., NEWTOWN, Is bhowing a very Large assortment of Ladies' Cashmere Stockings, and Extra Double-kneed for Boys. LADIES' HEAVY WOOLLEN STOCKINGS IN GREAT VARIETY. ALSO A LARGE STOCK OF Men's Woollen and Home Knit. STOCKINGS KNIT TO ORDER, ANY SIZE ¡ OR QUALITY. Home Made Stocking Yarn and German Yarns in Black and Fancy Colours. Customers may have their Wool Exchanged for Yarn on the usual terms. f3l4 WM. LL. POWELL, CAMBRIAN VAULTS, NEWTOW I WINE & SPIRTT MERCHANT, AND MINERAL WATERS AND CORDIAL MANUFACTURER, 1 WHOLESALE Bottler & Dealer in Guinness' and VT Findlater's Celebrated DUBLIN STQIJTS Bass' and Alhopp's BURTON ALES & STOUTS; also other Brewery Companies Ales and Stouts in all size casks from Sd. per gall. Celebrated Soda Water, Lithia Water, Potash Water, Seltzer Water, Lemonade, Ginger Beer Ginger Ale. Cordials of every description. SPECIALTY:- Hampers of Wines & Spirits from 10s. and upwards. Manufactory and Stores— CAMBRIAN MINERAL WATER WORKS NEWTOWN. All orders strictly attended d100 "SLAG" FOR WHEAT. "O ■ i ■ AGENT- C. MORGAN, -tiL BRYNHAFREN CRESCENT NEWTOWN. 3297 I JJANDBILLS, to attract attention. S HW BILLS, to compel people toread. THE "EXPRESS" OFFICE, NEWTOWN Don't be afraid to ask for prices* GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS. PUBLIC HALL, XEWIOWN- THE DEFERRED Lecture on Asylum Life IN ENGLAND AT THE PRESENT DAY, will be delivered on Thursday Next, the 9th instant The CHAIR will be taken at 7.30 p.m. ADiflSS10N-\j. and 16, Tickets at the RooKsellers and Hotels. f357 Victoria Hall, Newtown. THURSDAY & FRIDAY, NOV. 23rd A 24th. Return Visit, Under Dietiwgoished Patronage of the Misses Flood Porter, (Acknowledged the best party of Instrumentalists in the World.) VOCAL SONGS, DUETS, QUARTETTES RECITATIONS, VIOLIN, 'CELLO & FLUTE SOLOS. OPERATIC SELECTIONS, &c., &e. SPECIAL GRECIAN & OTHER COSTUMES. MR. DRAKE CLARKSON, TENOR VOCALIST. MR. FRED DALE, R.A.M. (MEDALIST.) AND MADAM FLOOD PORTER, DIRECTRESS. EVERY ITEM ON THE PROGRAMME ENCORED LAST VISIT 11 PLAN OF HALL WITH MR. EDWARD OWEN, CHEMIST, BROAD STREET. ADMISSION RESERVED CHAIRS <>» PIT A TP Q and FRONT BALCONY, i*. side BALCONY, m, TO COMMENCE AT 8. W Christmas Fair. A GREAT RUMMAGE SALE ON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16th, IN THE PUBLIC IALL. Newtown. Parcels may be addressed to f298 Lady Pryce-Jones, Dorerw, XMAS DAY. A f TEA MEETING AND CONCERT Will be held on the above day in connection with the BAPTIST cectjkch, NEWTOWN. f277 NEWTOWN ANNUAL EISTEDDFOD New Year's Day, 1894. PRESIDENTS- R. E. JONES, ESQ., J.P. A. C. HUMPHREYS-OWEN, ESQ., J.P, 8íiir Programmes containirg the recitations con- ditions, and other information may be obtained from the Hon. Secretary, Price 2d., per post 2d. A. S. COOKE, Hon. Sec. fI95 Families Supplied Daily. THOMAS REES, BAKER, GROCER, ANP PROVISION ilEHCHANT, CANAL SHOP, AND Market Hall, Newtown; BROWN & MALT BREAD. CURRANT, SULTANA, & SEED CAKES. Tea Parties & SCloo1 Treats Supplied ON MOI ERATE TERMS. HC IIE-FED HAM & BACON From Choicest Dairy Fed Pigs, I l Yo or Orders Solicited.