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FOUND DROWNED AT CARDIFF.…

MODEL SCHOOL GIftL,

ANOTHER MADAGASCAR EXPEDITION.

ABERDEEN -DISASTER. I

IMICHAEL IN AMERICA, I

MAYORESS OF COW BRIDGE.

|CATTLE MAIMING.

--.-IN THE ARMS OF A POLICEMAN.

"WHERE DID YOU GET THAT HAT…

CARDIFF CORPORATION.

HOUSEBREAKING AT NEWPORT.

I DEATH OF AN EX-INSPECTOR,

ICARDIFF A CITY.

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The Czar's Visit. I

[ SECONDARY EDUCATION.

! PHEASANT SHOOTING,

[SPECIAL TELEGRAM.]

tBUSINESS DUNE TO-DAY. j

ITO-DAY'S MARKETS.

IConstantinople. I

IA CARDIFF MAN IN TROUBLE.…

I PENARTII REGISTRATION COURT.…

I THE TINPLATE TRADE. I

--Newmarket First Octeber…

Official Scratching.

Newmarket Training Notes,

Another Archer in the Pigskin.

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I SPORTING ITEMS. I-

IIslington Tragedy,§

ICARDIFF JEWISH I NSIITU I…

IKILLED AT 92.

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I CARDIFF WATER SUPPLY,

IA SHOCK.

ICARGO OF LEPERS.

f The Storm in America. I

BOMBARDMENT OF ZANZIBAR.

CUBAN INSURRECTION. i

SEVEN MEN DROWNED.

CARDIFF REVISION COURT.

CARDIFF COUNTY COUNCIL.

MYSTERIOUS DEATH AT CARDIFF.

Mysteries of the Deep. I

OPEN STATION AT NEWPORT.!

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OPEN STATION AT NEWPORT.! One of the boons for which the travelling com- munity have long been asking through Chambers of Commerce and in other ways has at length been granted by the G.W.R, Newport has been made an open station. This morning the double doors of the various exits and entrances were thrown open, and the custodian stationed to scan ticket or to give a platform disappeared, te be employed in some other and more useful manner. Several gentlemen yesterday evening, finding the obliging fellows rather dull about the abolition of their office, rallied them, gob them to part with platforms" as mementoes, or seeing ladies pass who were delivering up crumpled and crushed bits of paper, begged them as a keepsake. One gentleman is the happy owner ot two pink tickets, numbered respectively 39,303 and 39,264. One was issued to him, ths other he saw handed in by a lady, wrapped and crumpled into a parcel the size of sixpence. The gentleman was careful and curious in opening ib, lest one of the folds of the ptecious specimen of the unprogressive days of the G.W.R. should become torn. The curious may learn, from the fact that about 800 platform tickets were daily issued at Newport, of the vastness of the hindrance to free locomotion which the block ab the doors occasioned. Twice per day, too, the colour of the tickets were changed in order to help to trap people who would run the gauntlet of a journey to Cardiff or back with a platform only as their safeguard. The railway officials, almost without exception, hail the change. It frees them from an unpleasant duty, and their work, with the block at the doors removed, is rendered far easier. One or two who view the change with aversion are happily away on their holidays, and when they return will doubtless, although there will now be no chance of following up a suspicious" case of leaving the platform without giving up the required railway ticket, soon see reason to alter their opinion as to the change. The opening" of the stabion was of course fruitful of humour. Gentlemen finding a familiar face on other business at or near the doors would make a dumb-show request to obtain a "plaform," and so forth. The people who are the most surprised at the change and have not yet clearly mastered it are the lads who are in the habit of hanging about outside to gob a job of carrying passengers' portmanteaus or other impedimenta. They stand on the other side and look curiously at the open doorways, as though, like careful robins, they discerned the delver's toil," or some new railway trick which they could not understand. But then, all their lives they have been used to be kept off the coveted platforms by all the summary expedients known to railway officials. !7':1

ICARDIFF.

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Edinburgh Meeting. I

To-day's Starting Prices.

I Abergavenny Races.

I CONGREGATIONAL UNION.

I RISING IN MACEDONIA.

I TYNAN'S COMPANION,

IMANCHESTER ENGINEERS.

fFOOTBALL,

SII1 WM. HARCOURT'S VISIT…

ICHARGE AGAINST AN OCTOGENARIAN.

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--Newmarket First Octeber…