George MILLS respectfully announces to his numerous friends and the public
generally, that he has just completed his extensive improvements on the
premises, 48 King Street, and hopes that by c...
JOINT WATER COMMITTEE.
The usual monthly meeting of the Cockermouth and Workington Joint Water
Committee was held at the Local Board Office, Washington Street, Workington,
yesterday (Thursday) afternoon. Mr. W. FLETCHER ...
The meetings conducted by the working ton Branch of the Blue Ribbon Army
continue to create widespread interest, and the number of members is now over
A working men’s meeting was held on Saturday ev...
For greater convenience, and in order that the interests of our Workington
subscribers and advertisers may be properly attended to, our BRANCH-OFFICE in
the town will in future be at the shop of Mr. J. E. CARMICHAEL, News Agent,
PENRITH - TUESDAY LAST.
GRAIN. - There was an average supply of wheat at our market this morning,
which realised fully last week's prices: and there was also little change
either in the quantity or price of oats. Barley, however, was a large
From TOMMY TODDLE'S Comic Almenac.
HINTS ON ETTYCUT, WHEN YO' GOA TUL A PUBLIC DINNER.
Iv yo happen a have a goose ta carve, just mind and slip it off t'plate onta sumboddy's knee, an then beg their pardon, an saay yor varry glad they catch'd it soa...
FACTS AND FACETIAE.
"Shall I cut this loin of mutton saddlewise !" said a gentleman. "No", said
one of his guests, "cut it bridlewise, for then I may have a chance to get a
bit in my mouth."
HOW, INDEED ? - "Gracious marcy me !" exclaim
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
N O T I C E
THE late MR. JOHN TOWERS' Black Oils and other prescriptions may be had by applying to MR. THOMAS GASS, Auctioneer, Dolpin Inn, Kendal, Sole Agent for Westmorland.
On the 29th ult., at the Parish Church, Kendal, by the REV. R. J. PEARCE, curate, MR. WILLIAM MASON, labourer, to MISS SUSANNAH BRAITHWAITE, both of Kendal.
Same day and place, by the REV. R. J. PEARCE, MR. JOSEPH TYSON, of Whitehaven, gr...