*»» B9 WM8hilBat'69 .# b '■■*■ |L wswsvv ;J -t' fr nsmxi "n J few««i j • J '• • I The County Observer Forty-fifth Year of Publication. Scale for Advertisements. PES* INSERTION. Official Announcements. Single Column. Parliamentary Addresses.. ( Legal Notices .» j 6d. per line. Prospectuses of Companies Election Addresses I Property and Stock Sales Auction Sales Municipal and other bodies Ordinary Notices 3s. per inch in depth. Balance Sheets Statements of Accounts. Houses Wanted Houses to Let Entertainments. ) Agricultural Shows. ) Subscription Lists. Is. 6d. per inch. Wedding Presents ) J SMALL PREPAID ADVERTISEMENTS. 1 Servants Wanted 12 words 18 words 24 words Situations Vacant. Apartments Wanted Apartments Wanted.. Apartments to Let 6d. 9d. Is. Money to Lend. Articles Lost. Articles Found. Articles for Sale J Three wefiks for double above charges. Must be paid for when the order is given, or double M. the above scale charges will be made. Remittances received in Postage Stamps. l'¡ JJO Printing of rverp Description AUCTIONEERS' Particulars, Posters, & Catalogues. SOLIICTOBS' Prospectuses,, Lithographic Maps & Plan. TBADESMENS' Cards, Bill Heads, & Note Headings. All communications to J. H. CLARK, I COUNTY OBSERVER Office, USK, Monmouthshire. -==:=. -==-========== WANTED TO RENT, in the Neighbourhood of Usk, Nome PARTRIDGE SHOOTING, for September and October.—Apply, stating rent, to R. W. EICKAHDB, The Priory, Usk. ALVANIZED CORRUGATED ROOFS, HAY. X SHEDS, and BUILDINGS of all binds- Plans and estimates free. Enquiries invited.— STANLEY M. WILLIAMS, Trosnant Stores, Pontypool. =-:======:=.-=: I^OR SALE, BAY HORSE, 15 hands, quiet to ride and drive, 4 years o'd.—Apply, BEECH HILL, USK. WASTE PAPER FOR SALE, good and clean 8s. pc r cwf. — Apply at the COUNTY OBSERVER" Office, Usk. APARTMENTS TO LET.—Apply, M. A. .A LLOYD, Lhnbuddock. rr«0 LET, 26 ACRES of GOOD GRAZING A LAND in one or two lota.—Apply to EDWARD EVANS, Steps Farm, Gwernesney. USK. TO BE LET, WALTON LODGE, containing Dining and Drawing Rooms, Kitchen, and Offices, Six Bedrooms, Good Garden, and Lawn Tennis Ground.-Apply to H. A. Addis, Usk. USK PAST PRESENT, I CONTAINING 304 Pages of LOCAL INFOR- C MATION, Bound in cloth ONE SHILLING. To be had at the COUNTY OBSERVER OFFICE. WILLIAM DAVIES, E!3 Timber, Lime, & Coal Merchant, WOODBINE, USK. Ø" Orders promptly attended to- SS' &§|f& CYCLE. WOLVERHAMPTON. LOST CASH PRICE from 419 1011. Od. HIRE PURCHASE, 12 NJT monthly at Al 18. Od. Send for List and Forms, or apply to Nearest Agent.
c, I" I Karket3 and Fairs. I J ;i STOCK MABKETS. t Usk— 1st and 3rd Monday in month. Idonmouth 2nd and 4th Monday in months Chepstow 2nd and last Tuesday in month. Newport—Every Wednesday. Berkeley (Glos.) 1st Wednesday in month. Chippen Campden-Last Wednesday in month. Honey bourne (Glcs.) 1st Wednesday in month. Neath (Glani.)-Last Wednesday in month. Canton (Glam. )-lst Monday in month. Moreton- in- the-Marsh-2nd Tuesday in mouth. .Ledbury—2nd and last Tuesday in tuonih.
PUBLIC NOTICE. 1 "Why Pay Exorbitant Prices elsewhere for your BEDDING-, CARPETS, FLOOR CLOTHS, PIANOFORTES, And every Description of HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE, When you can obtain such marvellous value from BEVAN & COMPANY, Xji3M.itocaL, And Registered as The Cardiff Furnishers," And who are universally acknowledged to be the Cheapest, Best, and j LARGEST FURNISHERS IN SOUTH WALES & MONMOUTHSHIRE! Special attention is directed to the magnificent heavy Saddle-Hag Suite of IVine JMrticles, now selling at the astonishingly low Price of £ 9 IV 6. FIVE HUNDRED SUITES TO SELECT FROM ALWAYS IN STOCK Frown, Four to Fifty Guineas per Suite. Delivery Free Train Fare of Gash Customers paid. Agents wanted in every District. BEVAN & COMPANY, SWANSEA, NEWPORT, CARDIFF, & Clarence-street and Hanbury-road, PONTYPOOL. BEDDING PLANTS. B.EDDING PLANTS. PILLINGER & COMPANY, LTD., HAVE a large quantity of the leading Varieties of the above in Stock, also extra _L_L strong Tontatoes, Cucumbers, S(C., now ready for planting, and will be pleased to quote Sorts and Prices on Application. Swedes, Turnips, Kales,$C.9 of the highest quality at lowest market prices. PRICE LISTS FREE. ¡', Till: NURSERIES AJTJ* SEEn STORES, CHEPSTOW. UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF The Right Hon. Lord Tredegar, The Right Hon. Lord Llangattock, Sir Henry Mather-Jackson, Bart., Lady Caroline Jenkins, The Vicar of Usk, And the Principal Gentry of the Neighbourhood. Messrs. R. WAUGH & SON, Reliable Piano and Organ Tuners, KEGULATORS, AND REPAIRERS, Visit USK and Neighbourhood at regular periods. Terms for single tuning or yearly contracts forwarded post free on application. Orders may be sent direct to Monmouth, or left at the COUNTY OBSERVER Office, and will receive prompt attention. A large Stock of PIANOS and ORGANS for SALE, EXCHANGE, or HIRE, on Moderate Terms. I HL. WAUGH Ss soixr, MONMOUTH AND CHEPSTOW. L ￼ ￼ ￼ ￼ Cures Lumbago, Sciatica, Sprains, Rheumatism, Stiff Joints j !t and Contracted Muscles. ..lllitllllll It .,IU! IIII U 1111 [UI U IIIIIJ t THERE IS MAGIC IN ITS TOUCH I III When applied. to Poisoned Wounds, Sores, Bad Legs, Piles, Fistulas, and all Ailments of an Inflammatory nature. S/TjZnFOR SKIN DISEASES IN AliX* FORMS I IT CANNOT BE EQUALLED. j j Manufactured, only at 78, New Oxford Street, London sold by all Chemists and Medicine Vendors. ZnUBK SEASON 1899. I Skirving's Improved Swede Seed, Champion Purple Top Swede Seed, Green Globe Turnip (best of all), at 6<1. per Pound; 0/6 Per Peck, 12^-lbs. per Bushel, 25lbs. or 21/- per Hushel of 50lbs. Assorted. Devonshire Grey Stone Turnip, Pomeranian White Globe Turnip, yd. per Pound 616 per Peck of 121lbs. White, Red, Green, and Yellow Tankard Varieties in Stock and to Order. Also Hurst's Monarch Swede Seed. -+- IV T-T M:t m SoJe Agent for the Raglan District for Burnard and Lack's Celebrated and Guaranteed Manures. GOULDING'S DUBLIN & CORK SPECIALITIES "Bone," "Dissolved Bone Compound," "Superphosphate," etc., etc. r f ) Basic Slag by the Bag or Ton, in Store. Ilgp13 Pi ices on application. Cash Buyers on Exceptional Terms. HARVEST BEER in 36 Gallons Casks, only 21 > Cub NN"th Order, 20 (From Stores or Railway Statiuu not delivered.) Light Table Ale, X, in 9, 18, 36, 54 Ghlis gd. Gallon. Good Sound Table Ale, XX 10d" Golden Crown Ale 4/_ Golden Hop Bitter Ale i*' i'/o Double Stout } | Any of these in it, 9, 18, 36, and 54 Galls. A Discount of 5 per cent for Cash with order, or on delivery. BURTON ALE- (IND, COOPE, & Co., LTD). Family Ale in 9, 18, and 36 Galls. 1í- Gallon. No. 7, specially adapted for the Trade, in 18, 36, and 54 Galls. ]/_ Cash with Order or on delivery secures a Trade Discount. Guinness's Extra Stout in Firkins and Kilderkins. ( Diamond Pale Ale, £ Pi> ts and Pints. BOTTLED j Guinness's Stout, Pints and Pints. ( Dinner Ale, bright and sparkling, 2/6 Per d°z. Pts. <. ■■■ EDWARD JONES, '• THE MONMOUTHSHIRE CENTRAL SUPPLY STORGJ, USK and RAGLA.N.. v. Sole Agent for Raglan District, for BURNARD & LACK'S PLYMOUTH MANURES. I SPRING & SUMMER GOODS ,<; '¡ I, SIMPSON The Outfitter, Has just received a Big Stock of Garments. Up-to-date in Style, Price, Fit, and Finish, FOR MEN'S WEAR, FOR YOUTHS' WEAR, FOR BOYS' WEAR. -iddress- D. W. SIMPSON, Crane Street, PONTYPOOL. tsir £ 4,ooo,ooo HAVE NOW BEEN PAID IN RESPECT OF RAILWAY ACCIDENTS, ALL ACCIDENTS, WORKMEN'S ACCIDENTS. FIDELITY GUARANTEE, BY THE RAILWAY PASSENGERS ASSURANCE COMPANY. 64, CORNHILL, LONDON. A. VIAN, Secretary. Local Agent: Mr. J. B. MAYERS, G. W. Railway, Pontypool Road. ESTABLISHED 1851. 13 I R K BE OK BANK, JL-P Southampton Buildings, Chancery Lane, London. TWO-md-a-HALF per CENT INTEREST allowed on DEPOSITS repayable on dt>m»nd. TWO per CENT on CURRENT ACCOUNTS, on minimum monthly balance when not drawi; bfIowjEIOO. STOCKS, SHARES, and ANNUITIES purchased and sold SAVINGS DEPARTMENT. For the encouragement of Thrift the Bank receives smal sums on deposit, and allows Interest monthly, on each completed JE1. BIRKBECK BUILDING SOCIETY. HOW to PURCHASE a HOUSE for TWO GUINEAS PER MONTH. BIRKBECK FREEHOLD LAND SOCIETY HOW to PURCHASE a PLOT OF LAND for FIVE SHILLINGS PER MONTH The BIRKBECK ALMANACK, with full particulars can be obtained post free on application to FRANCIS RAVENCROFT, Manager. THE MOST NUTBITlOtrS. E P P S 7 s GRATEFUL-COMFORTIWOh COCOA BREAKFAST AND SUPPEB. ■■ -1 LONDON AGENTS. Mr. T. B. Browne, Ltd. Queen Victoria Street, E.C Messrs Cassell & Co, Ludgate Hill, E.C. Mr. H. Green, 117, Chancery Lane, E.C. FPKMTURE. humhrk I ,ME* 2 P. FREEDMAN &Co., Ltd., THE CELEBRATED HOUSE FURNISHERS, WILL SUPPLY Good Reliable Furniture AT CASH PRICES ON THE FOLLOWING TERMS :— £5 worth of Goods 2/- weekly. £ 10 u 3/6 = £ 15 4/- 5/- £ 50 7/6 £ 100 10/- Our only Addresses are:— 75 & 76 High Street, NEWPORT (on the Bridge), — AND AT Elliotstown, New Tredegar, 'GRANVILLE'CYCLES Those Justly popular embody eTery ￼ ￼ ￼ ￼ improvement in ￼ ￼ and are cel.b for their bi^-ela" work- <;¡¡";¡ili!;¡¡¡¡¡¡¡¡¡¡¡p:, ZIUI( rial and 8-tab TEM ROYAL GEANVILLK." PRICESF- ICMIt. Popular Granviues <10 10 0 17/c Imperial Granvllles 13 13 O 21- Hoyal Grasvillea is is O ae/S Se" for Art Catalogue to- « GRANVILLE CYCLE Co., 132. 0LAPHAM ROAD, LONDON, S.W. LL.I.lLV'I'RISSENT Tea Party & Flower Show, WEDNESDAY, JULY 5th 1399. Tea at 4 o'clock. VOLUNTEER BAND WILL ATTEND. Usk Higher Grade School. TO CONTRACTORS & BUILDERS. ENDERS are INVITED for the carrying out 1- of REPAIRS and EXTENSIONS to the Buildings. Specification may be had of the undersigned, to whom sealed Tenders must be sent. on or before SATURDAY, the 1st JULY. FENTON GEO. HARRIS, Agent for the Scholarship Managers. May 19th, 1899. Be John Arthur Morgan, Deceased Pursuant to the Act of Parliament 22nd and 23rd Vic., cap 35, intituled An Act to further amend the law of property and to relieve Trustees." NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an CREDI- TORS and other PERSONS havinjj any CLAIMS or DEMANDS ag.inst ESTATE of JOHN ARTHUR MORGAN, late of the Lower House Mamhilad, in the County of Moomouth. farmer* deceased (who died on the 2nd day of February last' and whose will was proved in the Principal Prohate Registry on the 11th day of May, i899, by Edwin William Gwatkin, of Goytre Wharf, Goytre, in the said County of Monmouth, carpenter, the Executor therein named), are hereby required to send the particulars in writing of their Claims and Demands to us, the undersigned, on or before the FIRST DAY of AUGUST, 1899, after which date the said Executor will proceed to distribute the Assets of the said deceased amongst the persons entitled thereto, having regard only to the Claims and Demands of which he shall then have had imti- and he will not be liable for the Assets of the said deceased, or any part thereof, so distributed to any Peraon or Persons of whose Claims or Demands he shall not then have had notice. Dated this first day of June, 1899. WATKINS & Co., Pontypool, Solicitors for the said Executor. PIANOS cottages, Serai-Grands, PIANOS j and Grands, PIANOS 1 By a11 the £ reat English and I Continental Makers, PTA'N'ftQ I \JVJ l Send to us before you decide. PIANOS SUEPRISING VALUE. 1 Enormous Disaurmts and Special Advantages. ORGANS [ HEIN* & Co., ORGANS 1 GREAT ORGANS 1 Music Merchants, fVR.fi-ANS AVENNY UIIUAXYD I HEREFORD, ROSS ORGANS BRECON, LEOMINSTER. Established 1830. The man who does not advertise is nowhere, and that indvidual will soon need 11(> vising for —The Rev. C. H. Spurgeon. I asy *)?'JUNO f%> CYOtES Carriaje Pa;ti. Disawnt. Juno No. 4, fiiO lOs. U /• M S MoatWy Write for Sew Season's Li3t of .usiio Cyelaa and Aeeeasorim. «ent Post- Free. "vf uc Metropolitan Machinist*" Co.,h "V", 1,1 75, Biihopsgate St., Wltkont. E.C., Piccadilly Circus, Loacon, W. -10 .3 ao- WPtgN. PA 9m. 15 P Monthly. '1!