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Sir, - I enclose an advertisement which appeared in the last number of the
(London) Guardian: -
“VICARAGE VACANT. - Misterton, in the County of Nottingham and diocese of
Lincoln, in the gift of the Dean and Chapter of York. Population 1700. Value
arriving coastwise with cargoes have been the:
The Earl of Stair and Industry, from Port William, with pit wood.
The Harriet, from Dromore, with pit wood.
The ss Swift and Shannon,...
CAPTAIN CUTTLE'S NOTES.
I have a serious complaint to make. Last week my notes were all spoiled and in my copy of the "Star" at any rate, nobody could read them. My poor sketch (Quite right, Captain; poor enough. Ed.) of "the bewildered chi...
FRIEND OR FOE ?
New Year, com'st thou as friend or foe ?
"Nay, I know not; but this I know,
Thou must wrestle a fall with me,
And I or thou must conqueror be !"
..............' Good Cheer '
[ From "Storm Warriors" by t
A writer in Wednesday’s Paris Figaro devotes three columns to Mr. GLADSTONE,
in the course of which he says: -
“His father, a Scotchman, was a corn merchant, and afterwards a ship owner
at Liverpool. The King knighted him. The son has not inherited
I called her baby once; she lay
A helpless burden in Love’s arms;
I curled the rings of shining gold,
And watched the swift unfolding charms;
I sang her lullabies each eve,
I tucked her up, with a kiss on kiss,
A thought the world...
MORWOOD, eight years of age, and son of Henry MORWOOD, ironworker, residing at
Gilmour-street, near Maryport, was killed at Collins-terrace by being jammed
between a wall and the h...
WIGTON - TUESDAY.
(Before E. FIDLER, Esq.)
AT THE WORKHOUSE
Joseph HEWITSON, an inmate of the workhouse at Wigton, was charged with
disobeying orders in the house.
Miss. LOWTHER (the assistant matron) proved the offe...
Sir, - Now that the donning of the Blue Ribbon is recognized all over the
country as a great power in promoting sobriety and crushing out the curse of
drunkenness, it behoves all who profess its principles to...
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