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BARMOUTH. Missionary.—Last night (Wednesday) Miss Williams, a missionary from India, gave an interesting address at the Caer- salem Chapel. Personal.-Many of our readers will be glad to learn that Mr W. W. Greener, of Plas Llwyd and The Cedars, Erding- ton, is progressing favourably .after his recent indisposition. Sympathy.—Much sympathy is ex- tended to Mrs Rees Owen, Morfa House, Marine Gardens, on the death of her brother. Omission. In our report of the Ca,ersalem Chapel competitive meeting the name of Miss Nesta Parry Owen, 7, Porkington Terrace, was inadverently omitted as one of the accompanists. Obituary.—Many of our readers will be sorry to learn of the death of Mr John Williams, late of Ty'nllwyn, near Barmouth, which took place rather ,suddenly last week at South Wales. The deceased was a brother to Mrs John Roberts, Goronwy Terrace, with whom much sympathy is felt. Christening.—At St. John's Church on Sunday afternoon, the Rev. R. Lloyd Roberts, M.A., Rector, performed the ceremony of christening Eric Palmer, the little son of Mr and Mrs John Foulkes. Miss M. H. Bond acted as godmother, and Dr J. Pughe Jones and Mr R. Llewelyn Owen as godfathers. There were also present Mr and Mrs Foulkes, Mrs J. Pughe Jones and Nurse A. Roberts. Sunday School Meetings. The annual Cyfarfod Ysgoi," held under the auspices of the Park Road Chapel Sunday School, was held on Sunday last. Three meetings were held at which the different classes were catechised by the Rev. E. Afonwy Williams (Pastor). During the meetings portions from the Scripture were recited by Masters Lewis Edwards, Richie Griffith, Gwilym Roberts, Lewis C. Edwards, Gracie Richards, May and Kitty Evans, Misses Martha Jason, Jenny Jones, Balmoral, and Florence Edwards. Also a duett was rendered by Misses Madge Price and Ruth Evans. The president for the day was Mr John Edwards, SI. Ann's, and the accompanists were Miss Madge Price, Miss Davies, Fronhyfryd, and Mr Lewis Williams. Similar meet- ings were held all day at Caersalem Chapel at which the different classes were catechised by the Rev. E. Vaughan Humphreys. During the meetings choruses were rendered by the children under the leadership of Mi; David Oweu, Brynymor. Lloyd Jones & Co., Nysfor, Park Road, wish to inform the public that they have commenced business in Gent's suits, Ladies' costumes, rain coats, etc. Every satisfaction in style, fit and material, guaranteed. Advt. Appointment of Chaplain. The newly-appointed High Sheriff for Merionethsbire (Mr John Morris, of Llanbedr and Liverpool), has appointed the Rev. R. Lloyd Roberts, M.A., rector of Barmouth, as his Chaplain. The Assizes for the county of Merioneth will be held early in July at Dolgelley. Lifeboat Committee.—At a meeting of the Local Committee of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution held last Wednesday under the chairmanship of Alderman John Evans, J.P., six appli- cations were received for the post of winch man at the Lifeboat House, and Mr Humphrey Richards, Glanydon, was appointed. The Talydon License.—At the Mer- ionethshire Licensing Committee, at Bala, on Tuesday, it was reported that the Barmouth justices bad refeired Tal- „ ydon Hotel for compensation, but owing to lack of funds at the committee's dis- posal the licence was referred back and ordered to be renewed. It was sug- gested that licensing justices should be informed in future that it was imprac- ticable to refer licences for compensation until more money was in hand. Easter Monday Football Competition. The only Easter attraction at Barmouth is the annual football competition held under the auspices of the Barmouth Football Club. Four teams have entered and the draw is as follows :— Machynlleth v. Bala. Dolgelley v. Portmadoc. Final-Winner A. v. Winner B. The first match will be played at 1 p.m. prompt. Admission, 6d. Ladies and boys, 3d. All to pay. Cambrian Resorts .Association.- The secretary of the Cambrian Resorts Association, at the directors' meeting held last Thursday, at Barmoutb, re- ported that final extensive arrangements bad been made with newspapers for Presg advertising during the coming season. Efforts were to be made for 40 foreign editors, who would visit the Cambrian coast early in July, to stay two days in order to visit the Vale of Festiniog. The managing director of the Festiniog Toy Railway attended the meeting, and offered to run special trains and to provide hospitality for the editors. It was decided to take four pages in a French guide book to be issued by the British Feberation of Holiday and Health Resorts Associa- tions. The Art Picture House.—Mr John Walters, the popular manager of the Art Picture House, has provided an ex- cellent attraction for Easter Monday and the two following days, with matinees on Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday at 3 p.m. and nightly at 8 p.m. He has arranged a special booking of Cines great historical film, "The Last Days of Pompeii." The picture, which is some 7,000 feet in length and con. stitutes (with the exception of the popular Gazette), the entire programme is a most interesting one and has proved one of the most successful mov. ing picture plays ever produced, with its brilliant scenes of early Roman Life and the trialsof the Christian Martys, the Arenas, and surpt and moving story. It is to be hoped that no lovers of the pictures will miss this special Easter attraction, especially as we understand it is one of the most expen- sive pictures which has ever been shown in Wales. There will be a special Matinee on Easter Monday at 3 p.m. It will be noticed from our advertising columns that the Art Picture Hall will close on Saturday, April 18th, fori re- s noviation, etc., before the summer season comes on.