Hide Articles List

53 articles on this Page

IJapan - and the Powers. I

-..- -____-VALE OF GLAMORGAN…

-SCHOOL BOARDS.

VEST DORSET ELECTION.

. A GREAT FIRE.

"rHow Jabez was Secured, j…

I ILADY FOOTBALLERS. I

IMONOGLOT WELSH RAILWAY i…

Advertising

TO-DAY'S PARLIAMENT I

CARDII-F'S FINANCE.I

! -"A BIGAMIST'S APOLOGY.-I

CARDIFF.

Advertising

IA London Fire. I

Lord Selborne's FLineral.…

I RAID ON NEWPORT DOG OWNEkS,

THE POOR CLERGY.

I I GALLANT RESCUE AT NEWPORT…

ICOGAN ALLOTMENT HOLDERS.

i STABBING CASE AT NEWPORT.!

THE WORKHOUSE DRINK BILL.…

News
Cite
Share

THE WORKHOUSE DRINK BILL. I A Parliamentary return has been issued of the quantity of spirits, wines, and man liquors con- sumed in each Workhouse in the United King- dom during the years 1892 ai d 1893, together with the expenditure in each imtitution, and setting forth the daily average number of inmates Tin each union. There was a considerable decrease Sin the consumption in 1893, and with it alcorres- ponding decrease of expenditure. Although the number of paupers had greatly increased in 1893, the expenditure on spirits was £ 20,576, representing 178,491 pints. During the year 1893 the spirit bill amounted to £ 18,735, the quantity consumed being 163,460 pints. In 1892 the wine bill amounted to £ 6,040, representing 35,180 pints. In 1803 the number of pints fell to 76,168, and the cost was £ 5,493. Of malt liquors consumed during 1892 the figures show 491,115 gallons, the cost being £ 19,182 for the year 1893 the cost was £ 18,071, representing 463,418 gallons. The total expenditure in alcohol in 1792 was 245,778 in 1893 it was £ 4?,299. The total daily averago of the workhouses was during the year 1892, 231,880, and in 1893 the number is given as 241,04L

ANOTHER OF THE QUEENFS ! FRIENDS…

Advertising

TO-DAY'S CRICKET.I

BAZAAR AT CARDIFF.I I

EXCI S ING SCENE NEAR LYONEY.…

[No title]

TO-DAY'S SPORTING, j

[No title]

I Te-day's Starting Prices.…

IABCEPTANCES. !

Official Scratching.I

Newmarket Training Notes.I

[No title]

SPORTING ITEMS. _____1

TO-DAY'8 MONEY.ii - - -

I TO-DA V'S MARKETS.I

I IN CH!CAGO.I STH)KE !N CHICAGO.

I FOOT RACE AT CARDIFF. I

! STOLEN OR MISLAID.I

COAL ORDERFORSOUTH WALES'…

I . GWAELODYGARTH (PENTYRO?H)..…

BARRY AND CADOXTON. _ I

Here and There.I - - 4- -…

Professor Rhys.__!

PONTYPRIDD SCHOOL BOARD.I

Advertising

ITHE QUEEN'S VISILORS.

THE LAW AS 10 DOGS.

Family Notices

Advertising

TO-DAY'S SPORTING, j