HOUSE AND SHOP, No. 57, LOWTHER STREET;
WORK - SHOP, 19 SANDHILLS LANE
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       Thomas WILLIAMSON, Cabinet maker, house and ship joiner, &c., &c.,
begs most respectfully to return thanks for the patronage and support with which
he has be...
KIRKBRIDE SCHOOL  BOARD.
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The usual monthly meeting of this Board was held in the School-room on  
Wednesday. There were present: -

Rev. H. LUMB, chairman

R. H. WILLIS

William MARK

William HOLLIDAY, the clerk

Mr. HARRISON, master of the Board School.

The...
ATTEMPTED MURDER AND SUICIDE AT NORTHAMPTON.   --  On Monday, at the Northampton police court, GEORGE POTTER was brought up charged with attempting to murder SARAH KEY on the 14th inst.
 
The prisoner, a plumber and glazier, had for about six months co...
 
PLOUGHING UP PUBLIC FOOTPATHS.
 
We find we were under a misapprehension as to the exact nature of the decision of the Court of Queen's Bench, to which we adverted the other day, in regard to the right of a farmer to plough up footpaths.
 
This right wa...

 

NEWSPAPER STATEMENT.

 

Printed and Published by THOMAS WILLIAM JOHNSON, at the "Star" Office, 21, Finkle Street, Workington.

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This ends the July 6,  1888 issue for this newspaper.

 

 

 


Dreadful Thunder Storm

       About midnight on Friday, the 23rd instant, this town was visited by a
most appalling thunderstorm, of several hours duration. During Friday, as
well as throughout the week, the atmosphere had been close and sultry, ...
OPINION PIECE

For the CUMBERLAND PACQUET.

Many speculative men (amongst whom I doubt not may be some of your Readers) having lately been engaged in a controversy concerning BERKLEY's opinion of a material world, I shall, with your leave, take the liber...

CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR'S FESTIVALS.

RAVENSTONEDALE. - On Monday evening last, the annual Christmas tea party was
held in the Independent Chapel, Ravenstonedale.  There was a large
attendance.  At the public meeting, the pastor of the church, the Rev. W.

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On Sunday last two excellent sermons were preached in connection  with the
anniversary of the Primitive Methodist Mission, Grasslot, by Miss. Mary  RIDLEY,
of Prospect. The attendance at both services was large.

 On Tuesday the annual tea meeting was he...
At the Birmingham Police Court, on Wednesday, John LLOYD,  Albert EVANS, and
Ada EVANS, were remanded for a week on a charge of stealing a  portmanteau,
with £800 worth of jewellery, from a train on the London and  Northwestern
Railway, between Birmi...