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FISHGUARD NEWS., To-day (Thursday) marks the 109th anniversary of the landing of the French at Fishguard. The Haverfordwest Choral Society (unde. the leadership of Mr Evan Jones, G.T.S.C.), intend competing at the forthcoming eis- 0 0 teddfod at Tower Hill. Next Sunday the services at Bethel will be conducted by the Rev. F. C. Tucker, Narberth. A cinderella will be held in the County School to-morrow TFridav) evening. Dan- cing from 7.30 to 11.30 o'clock. The ad- mission will be 2s, the proceeds being to- wards clearing the debt on the school pictures. The cinderella has been arranged by Mr O. Gledhill, and is a farewell gath- ering to Mrs J. Towers, who is about to leave the town for Cardiff. A very enjoyable social was held at the Temperance Hall on Friday evening last by the members of Mr J.W. Evans' choirs. The tables were nicely laid out, and jus- tice was done by all to the good things provided. The trays were in charge of Misses Bessie Narbett, Maggie Narbett, E. A. Howells, Jenkins, P. Owen, L. Macnamara, Mrs J. Evans, and Mrs J. J. Roberts, who were assisted by Misses M. L. Bevan, M. P. Harries, M. Berry, and Miss Evans. Supper over, a programme was gone through, which was as follows :— Pianoforte duet, Misses Howells and Berry duet, Excelsior," Messrs J. W. Evans and James Owen; song, Big Ben," Mr J. D. Lewis, Trellys; duet, The Two Heroes," Messrs T. Perkins and James Owen glee, Blodeuyn olaf," choir. Dancing and games followed. The duties of chairman was ably carried out by Mr C. Edwards, photographer. Votes of thanks to all who had helped were pro- posed by Mr L. Evans, and seconded by Mr T. Perkins, and a very enjoyable even- ing terminated about 12 o'clock. About 90 were present. On Saturday morning last a wedding took place at Hermon Chapel between Mr James Price, St. Daniel's, Pembroke, and Miss Hannah Jane Evans, Dyffryn-dwarch, Mathry. Mr P. Price, brother of the bridegroom, acted as best man, Miss Amy Ann Evans, the bride's sister, acting as bridesmaid. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. Dan Davies. A very quiet wedding took place at the Tabernacle Chapel on Saturday morning last, when Mr Benjamin Morgan, Wallis- street and Miss Leah Lloyd, Hendre-fach, Jordanston, were united in the bonds of matrimony by the Rev. W. Morlais Davies. The bride was given away by her father, Mr Francis Lloyd. The bridesmaids were j1 Miss Charlotte Lloyd, sister of the bride, > and Miss Martha A. Morgan, the bride- groom's sister. The party left for Haver- fordwest, where the afternoon was spent, returning the same evening. b m A double wedding took place at Tower Hill (C.M.) Chapel on Saturday morning last, at 8 o'clock. The first party was Miss Biddy V. Davies, Dudley l ouse, and Mr James M. Thomas, Whitehall Stores, West Street, Fishguard the other being Miss Milly M. Davies, Dudley House, and Mr G. O. Davies, Caxton Printing Works, Whit- land, who were assisted by Miss B. Davies and Mr B. O. Davies, brother apd sister or the brides. The former party were united by the Rev. W. P. Jones, M.A., B.D., and the latter by Mr James Limb. The brides were attired in white serge costumes, with hats to match. After the ceremony, which was a very brief one, breakfast was pSrtaken of at Dudley house, the happy couples leav- ing by the 12 train for Bristol, where the honeymoon will be spent. A large number of pres nts were received by both parties. We wish them all long life and happiness. A very pretty wedding was solemnised on Thursday last at Ebenezer C.M. Chapel, Newport, Mon., by the Rev. D. H. Will- iams, the contracting parties being Mr S. Lloyd Lewis, Penybank, Treffgarn Owen (son of the Rev. and Mrs W..M. Lewis, Tyllwyd), and Miss Margaret Letitia (Peggy), youngest daughter of Mrs Peter Lewis, Ardwyn House, Tower Hill, Fish- guard. The bride was given away by her brother-in-law, Mr J. N. Lewis. There were three bridesmaids, Misses Phoebe, Gwendoline, and Matty Davies, nieces of the bride, who were dressed in cream cloth, with hats to match. The best man was the bridegroom's brother, Mr Gough B. Lewis. The breakfast was at the bride's sister's house, Redcliffe," St. Gile's Road, Newport, at which there was a large gathering of guests. The happy couple left by the 3.30 p.m. train for London, where the honeymoon will be spent. The bride's dress (her travelling" costume) was of grey cloth trimmed with white, with hat to match. The presents were numerous and costly. x x x On Tuesday afternoon an accident hap- pened to Mr Frank Miles, Llanstinan. Whilst driving a trap past Hermon Ceme- tery, about 5 o'clock, his horse was light- ened by a motor, ani bol.ted. Mr Miles was thrown ont, and his ch- st was injureckby the wheel o' the trap. l'i-. O'Donnell attended to him. A football match between teams com- I posed of the town shops' Assistants will I be played on Maesgwynne field on Friday (to-morrow) afternoon. Kick-off at 2.30 o'clock. x x x A meeting of the Fishguard Cricket Club will be held in the Commercial Hotel, at 8 p.m. sharp, next Wednesday evening, the 0 28th inst. x x x We regret to record the death of Mrs Mary Thomas, which took place last Mon- day week, at New Tredegar. She was the widow of the late Mr Joshua Thomas, and formerly lived at Gongol fach, Fishguard. Mrs '1 homas followed her sons and daughter to Glamorganshire, where she lived for many years at Ferndale and New Tredegar. The body reached Goodwick station by the 4 o'c'ock train on Siturday afternoon, and conveyances were sent to convey the mourners by Mr D. Richards, Royal Oak." '1 he coffin was of polished mahogany, with brass fittings. The funeral took place in Hermon cemetery, and was conducted by the Rev. Dan Davies. Among the chief mourners were the daughter, Alet Mathias, and the sons, Mr James James, Mr Levi Thomas, and Mr William Thomas. The following team played Letterston last Saturday :—Goal, A. Stevens full backs, S. J. Pitt, J. Gibbon; half backs, Bob smith, Ll. Davies and Ben James forwards, S. Jones, D. Lewis, R. P. Lewis, Gt. Hanies and Geo. Moses. They journeyed to Letterston in a brake. Letterston won the toss and selected to play with the wind and down the gradient. After a few minutes' play, Moses shot the first goal fox Fishguard. A penalty kick resulted in another goal by Moses. Four more goals were scored in the first half for Fishguard. Second half-Eleven goals were scored for Fishguard in the Sr cond half, one only for Letterston. It would not be fair to in- dividualise players, as all played such a good game. This score constitutes a record for Fishguard. If this team could be kept together, it would give some good display of I football. The final score was Fishguard, 17 goals Letterston, 1 goal. ♦j* On the 16th inst. the death occurred of Mrs Marthas Davies, of Gongol, High-street. She was the widow of Mr James Davies, who was for many years in the employ of the late Dr. Owen. Deceased was 66 years of age. The funeral took place at 2 o'clock on Tuesday afternoon, at Hermon Cemetery, the Rev. Dan Davies officiating. The death took place on Friday last of Mr Thomas Morgan, Tregroes (formerly of Castell, Delyn fach). Deceased was suffer- ing from inflammation of the heart, and died after seven days' illness pJ; the age of 70 years. The body was tafeen to the house of his daughter, Mrs Howells, Hope Yard Lane, on Saturday, and the funeral took place last Monday. The service at the house was conducted by the Rev. W. Morlais I 'avies and at Hermon cemetery by the Rev. Dan Davies. x x x As will he seen from an advertisement in another column, the Fishguard Orchestral Society will hold a grand concert in the 'J emperance Hall on Thursday evening next (Saint David's Day) Some of the members of the Haverfordwest Orchestral Society will assist, while the best vocal talent has been secured. It is hoped that Fish- guardians will take advantage of this rare and unusual treat.

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