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ABERGAVENNY. I Agents,—Messrs D-vic., t CQ. Booksellers A REMAND.—OWIUGF to the fact that the Qaarter Sessions were being held at Usk on Wednesday, no -o-iaes were beard at Abergavenny Petty Sessions. One remand was, however, granted. William Abaolom, of Pwoodu, was brought up on a warrant before Dr W. D. Steel, charged with assaulting his -son. William Absolom, on the 2nd April, and was remanded on bail until the 12th. CONFIRMATION SFRVICE.-A, confirmation service took place at St Mary's Church, Abergavenny, on .Saturday", when there were over 90 candidates. The confirmation rita was solemnised by the Bishop ,of Swansea, Dr John Llovd. The candidates were presented by the Rev M. Gilbert, M.A., vioar of St Mary's, while the Rural Dean, the Rev J. R. Phillips, acted as the Bishop's Chaplain. FOUNDATION STONE LAYING.—Oa Thursday, the • foundation stone of a Free Library, to be erected through securing a handsome donation from Mr Andrew Carnegie, and by voluntary subscriptions, •was laid by the Mayor (Major Williams), opposite the Police Station, and adjoining Holy Trinity Church. Mr B. J. Francis, Abergavenny, is the architect, and Mr H. Smith, of Kidderminster, the builder, and the building will cost Dearly £ 2,003. "The library will be of the Gothic style of ,architecture, with a large entrance hall, in which provision is made for the accommodation of cycles. On the right hand side will be the reading room. On the left hand side the lending library in which provision will be made for about 6,500 volumes. The museum will be on the floor above. The (building will be heated by the low pressure hot 'water system. The principal entrance will be in 1. Victoria-street, with a side elevation to Baker- etreet. The work was commenced in January, and, according to the contract time, will be "completed on the 15th September.

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