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THE MARDY MILK SUPPLY. REDUCTION IN PRICE. IN THANING the Public for past favours, I beg to announce that on and after April 23rd, 1905, Milk from The Mardy Farm will be supplied direct to consumers at the Reduced Price of 3d. PER QUART. G. SLDE, Ole The Mardy," Usk. YOU BUY FURNITURE THEN KINDLY CONSIDER- Immense Showrooms containing a very large selection of goods suited in style for every taste, in price for every purse TIZA T'S SELECTIOJY. A name which for nearly a century past has been found for the production of goods of high quality TIM A. T'S REEIARIE-ITY. All goods marked in PLAIN FIGURES for Cash Payment, and bearing a moderate margin of profit only- TMA. T9S S.4 V-I.VG. Those characteristics that are alone found in goods designed by men having the artistic sense, and made by competent workmen- TZEA I"S SATISFACTION. Our South Wales Branches at 161 and 162 Commercial Street, NEWPORT, and Queen Street, CARDIFF. Our FURNITURE FACTORY and HEAD SHOWROOMS at BRISTOL- TIIA T IS THE DRESS. CATALOGUES PREE. GANE, Mm Specialist, r NEWPORT. ::r: ¿ ¿ JOHN H. RENNIE Member of the Auctioneers Institute by Exam- ination.) AGRICULTURAL AND GENERAL AUC- TIONEER, TENANT RIGHT & TIMBER VALUER, SURVEYOR, LAND AGENT, HOTEL AND INSURANCE BROKER. Newport. Usk, 8f Chepstow Districts. Sales of Fat and Store Stock in NEWPORT, USK, and CHEPSTOW CATTLE MARKETS on Market Days. Horses n NEWPORT MARKET monthly. Furniture and Chattel Effects, SALEROOM, periodically. Chief Offices and Saleroom;- 6 and 12, SKINNER STREET, NEWPORT. Nat. Telephone, 0625. Telegrams, Rennie Auction Fixtures. 1905. April 17-Fat and Store Stock, at Uak Fair, at 10 a.m. 17—Valuable Live and Dead Farming Stock, at Bradbury Farm, Crick, for Mr T. J. Prothero (leaving). 18—Fat and Store Stock, at Chepstow Cattle Market. 19-Fat and Store Stock, at Newport Cattle Market. 19 -Ten Dwelling Houses, in Archibald Street, Maindee, and Upper Jeddo Street, Newport, at the King's Head Hotel, Newport. 26-Fat and Store Stock, in Newport'Cattle Market. 27—Important Sale of Live and Dead Farming Stock, Poultry, Appliances, &c, at St Bride's Mill, near Magor, for Mr J. Carter (who is giving up the Mill). v 6 6* 28—Household Appointments, Pianoforte, and Effects, removed from Caerleon, 'at Salerooms, Skinner Street, New- port. Early Date.—Live and Dead Farming Stock, at Twyn Argoed, Raglan, for Mrs Price (leaving). Particulars and Catalogues from the Auc- TIONEER, as above. .I .F- By Messrs. MARFELL & POOLE. Llanusk Farm, Llaiibadoc, 1 Mile from Usk. MR EDWARD "WILLIAMS has fixed MONDAY, APRIL 17TH, 1905 (Usk Fair Day), for his Annual Auction of 100 Acres of Rich Meadow Land for Grazing. Full particulars in Catalogues, to be obtained 10 days prior to Sale from MABFELL & POOLB, Auctioneers, Usk. Usk Fair, Monday, April 17th, 1905. MESSRS MARFELL & POOLE will OFFER 1. BY AUCTION, in the CATTLE MARKET, at 11 o'clock, 3 Pedigree Hereford Yearling Z5 Bulls, Bred by, and the property of Mu. R. H. MABFELL, Llancayo. Full particulars and pedigreelat time of Sale. Great House, Llangeview, One Mile from Uak. j IMPORTANT UNRESERVED SALE OF Household Furniture & Outdoor Effects, WHICH MESSRS MARFELL & POOLE have been favoured with instructions from MR C. J. FRANCIS, to SELL BY AUCTION, on the premises, as above, on WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26TH, 1905, COMPRISING— Pianoforte by Benson, music stool, 2 cupboards with glass fronts, Davenport, 7ft. 9in. massive walnut sideboard, bracket and hanging lamps, arm chairs in leather, drawing room suite in red plush, marble timepiece, whatnot, chiffonier with glass front and marble top, large solid oak dining table, grandfather's clock, barometer, hall table, mahogany poles and rings, plated goods, mats, hearthrugs, pictures, violin, a quantity of linoleum and floor cloth, brass picture rods, case of birds, 2 oil stoves, treadle sewing machine, round mahogany table, couch, stair rods, work table, perambulator, meat safe, settle, kitchen tables, dresser, kitchen clock, fenders and fire irons, culinary utensils, sundry ware. BEDROOM APPOINTMENTS include brase and mahogany bedsteads, mattresses, feather beds, mahogany and painted bedroom suites, Duchess dress tables, marble-top washstands, chests of drawers, toilet glasses, towel rails, ware, cane- seated chairs, oak linen chests, overmantle child's chair, swing cot, &c. DAIRY UTENSILS-Cbeese press, new end- over-end churn, by Wade, small table churn, milk tins, cheese vats, butter worker, curd crusher, scales and weights. &c. OUTDOOR EFFECTS-Cow and calf, pony trap, garden seat, large galvanized iron tank, water butts, empty casks, corn mill, chaff machine, corn bin, bees and appliances, garden frame, rhubarb pots, floor tiles, ladies' and gent's cycles, and sundry other lots. 600 gallons prime cider, 2 sides home-cured bacon. Sale at 1 o'clock prompt, Auctioneers' Offices-The Willows, Usk. PONTYPOOL 1H & STOCK nt SATURDAY, APRIL 22nd, Alteration in Dates. I THE USK APRIL and OCTOBER FAIRS are now held on the THIRD MONDAY in those months. Good Friday and Easter Day Sermons. rpHE REVD. A. SPENCER, M.A., formerly i. Vicar of St Mary the Virgin's, Primrose Hill, London, will (D.V.) preach at the Three Hours' Service at Llanbadoc, 12.0 to 3.0 p.m., Good Friday; at Evensong, at Llanllowell, 3.0 p.m.; and Llanbadoo, 6.30 p.m., on Easter Day. Higher Grade School, Usk (Formerly Usk Grammar School.) THE NEXT TERM will commence on TUESDAY, APRIL 25TH, 1905, Fees (15 weeks at 9d. per week), lis. 3d. Books and Stationery are found by the Managers. Subjects of Instruction. Boys' DEPARTMENT—Latin, French, Mathematics (including Algebra, Euclid, Mensuration, and Arithmetic), Geography, History, Scripture, Reading, Writing, Book Keeping, Vocal Music, Drawing, Grammar, and Science. The Classical and Commercial Subjects are optional. Besides the above, Mental Training, Physical Training, is given, and also Manual Training (Educational Carpentry). GIRLS' DEPARTMENT—Reading, Writing, Arith- metic, Geography, History, Grammar, Scripture, Composition, Needlework, Vocal Music, French, Drawing, Domestic Economy, and Physical Training. Pupils prepared for the Oxford and Cambridge Local Examinations. All Candidates for admission must pass an examination equivalent to Standard IV. of the Elementary Education Code or, if a scholar in a Public Elementary School have reached that Standard, an examination for admission will be held on SATURDAY, APRIL 22ND, at 2 p.m. For further particulars apply to the HEADMASTER, Mr A. J. Smart; or to me, the undersigned. A. H. WATKINS, Clerk. Pontypool Union. Seed Potatoes. THE GUARDIANS of the above Union have three tons of FINDLAY'S UP-TO-DATE SEED POTATOES (second year) FOR SALE at 5s. per cwt. at tfheir Workhouse. Applications must be made to the MASTEB, Workhouse. Griffithstown. Pontypool Rural District Council. PERSONS desirous of Contracting for the Supply and Hauling of Limestone for the Parishes of Glascoed, Goytre, Gwehelog, Gwer- nesney, Kemeys Commander, Llanbaddock, Llan- degveth, Llanfrechfa Lower, Llangeview, LIan- gibby, Llanllowell, Llanthewy Vach, Llantripsent, Mamhilad, Monkswood, and Trostrey (if for supply only, delivered free at the nearest railway station); also for Hauling Limestone from Caerleon, Little Mill, Nantyderry, Pontnewydd. Pontypool Road, and Usk Stations; and for Raising and Hauling Stone from Mr Griffin's (Llangibby), Llwyncelyn, Trip and Wernddu (Llantrissent); and Oak (Gwehelog) Quarries, may obtain particulars and Forms of Tender of me. s- Sealed Tenders to be sent to me not later than FRIDAY, the 28TH APRIL, endorsed "Tenders for Supply, Hauling aud Raising," as the case may be. The Council do not bind themselves to accept the lowest or any Tender, and they reserve the power to accept any part of a Tender. (Signed) ROBERT DERRETT, District Surveyor, Usk. Dated 8th April, 1905. TEETH MR TIBBERTON will attend every MARKET DAY at MRS RQWBN'S, Bridge Street, Usk, from 11.15 to 5.30. Sets of Artificial Teeth from One Guinea. Mr Tibbertou has just returned rom abroad and is thoroughly trained in the latest methods of making and fitting Artificial Teeth. Extractions is. Extractions Painless, by new system.. 2s. 6d. Gas Extractions 6s. Fillings inserted from 3s. 6d. upwards. No Money taken unless perfect satisfaction given. ——-= To Let by Tender. ABOUT 20 Acres of LAND including ORCHARD, known as "BIRCH GROVE LAND," in the Parish of Gwehelog, in the County of Monmouth. The highest or any tender sent in not necessarily accepted. GUSTARD & WADDINGTON, Solicitors, Usk. 4th Volunteer Battalion South Wales Borderers. G COMPANY, USK. Officer on Duty- Sergeant: Lce.-Sergt. Madley Corporal: Corpl. Lewis. Bugler: Bugler Madley. Orders for the week ending 22nd April, 1905. Monday, April 18th—Adjutant's Parade, undress uniform, waist belt, frog, and one pouch, 7.30 p.m. Wednesday, April 19th.-Class Firing, plain clothes, 3 p.m. Thursday, April 20th-Recruits' Drill, plain clothes, 7.30 p.m. Every member should attend the parades which, are carried out in the Armoury as a preparation for outside work. Intending recruits are requested to attend at the Armoury on the nights fixed for drill. By order, H. J., WILLCOX, Captain, Commanding G Company. 1; For Printing of all Descriptions try the County Observer Office. NOTICE To Advertisers, Correspondents, and Readers. The County Observer WILL BE PUBLISHED On Thursday next week, On account of Good Friday. APPOINTMENTS, &c.. FOR WEEK Ending April 22nd, 1905. Apr. Sat. 15-Pontypool Petty Sessions. Sun. 16-Palm Sunday. Mon 17—Usk Market. Annual Auction of 100 Acres of Rich Meadow Land for Grazing, at Llan- usk Farm, Llanbadoc, by Messrs Marfell and Poole. (See Advt.) Sale ot 3 Pedigree Hereford Yearling Bulls, at Usk Fair, by Messrs Marfell and Poole. (See Advt.) Tues. 18-Abergavenny Market. Chepstow Petty Sessions. Wed. 19—Newport Cattle, Corn, and Cheese Uarkets. Abergavenny Petty Sessions. Cookery Demonstration at Town Hall, Usk. Hilary Law Sittings end. Thurs. 20-Usk Petty Sessions. Fri. 21-Good Friday. Sat 22-Pontypool Petty Sessions. Pontypool Horse and Stock Fair. (See Arlvt.) ■ — Cyclists, Light Up! Saturday, Apr. 15th. 7.54 Sunday, 16th. 755 Monday, 17th. 7.57 Tuesday, 18th 7.59 Wednesday, 19th. 8. 1 Thursday, 92 20th. 8.2 Friday, Is 21st. 8. 4 Saturday, J) 22nd. 8, 6 Being One hour after Sunset. County Courts in Circuit 24. COURTS will be held at the several Court-town on this Circuit, before His Honour JUDGE OWEN, the Judge thereof, on the days and at the me hereunder mentioned :— Time, a.m. Feb. Mar. Apr.— Chepstow 10 6 10 Barry 10 7 28 11 Cardiff 10 8 1 12 10 9 2 13 10 10 3 14 „ 10 11 4 15 Abergavenny 10 13 17 Blaenavon 10 6 Tredegar 9.30 14 7 18 Pontypool 10 15 8 19 Newport 10.30 16 9 6 „ 10.30 17 10 7 Monmouth 10 21 14 8 Ross. 9.30 4 1 Crickhowell 11 3 25 Usk 11 2 20 Hunting Appointments. MR. CURRE'S HOUNDS WILL MEET ON Monday, April 17th Blackcliff At 7 a.m. Friday, April 21st Itton School At 11 a.m. To Finish. CHILDREN FED ON VIROL have firm flesh, good colour, strong bones and teeth. For infants give Virol with milk in the feeding- bottle. 4/6 JARS for 2/11. ==-

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