WORKING MEN’S READING ROOM.
To the Editor of the Maryport Advertiser.
Sir, - A sort of cock and bull story having been set afloat about Mr.
BRADLAUGH having presented our Working Men’s Reading Room with a copy of Morley...
There was a social gathering at the above-named village on the 8th inst., of a very pleasing character - the occasion of MR. ROBERT SISSON attaining his majority, and being freed from the bonds of his apprenticeship, which, we may add, he h
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,
At the Chester Assizes on Saturday, Samuel Little FORD, foreman at a
Stockport Colliery, was charged with the manslaughter of Samuel POTT a miner.
On October 2nd the prsioner was in charge of a firing party, when a shot
missed fire, and...
KENDAL RIFLE VOLUNTEERS. - The annual returns from this corps for the year ending 30th November, shew the following as entitled to wear the marksman's badge: ....
A M E R I C A
BALTIMORE, JAN. 30
The following is an extract of a letter from GENERAL WASHINGTON to the Congress, dated Jan. 22, 1777.
" My Last was on the 20th inst. since that I ...
On Friday morning a fatal accident occurred on board the Golden Horn
(Captain IRVING) while on a passage from Mersey to Newcastle.
When nearing St. Bee’s Head, the main boom was seen knocking about, and the
mate, James IRVING, son of the Captain,
On Wednesday Mr. Norris NICHOLSON and a jury of 23 gentlemen concluded an
inquiry at the White Hart, Brislington, Bristol, into the sanity of Mr. Charles
Pierre MELLY, a member of the firm of MELLY Brothers, merchants, Liverpool.
The petitioner in
narrow lanes and streets. The old houses in Coupland were in danger of being
let down when the deep sewer was cut, and many people thought it would have
been a good way of mak...
I have a tale to tell, which you must hear;
Be gracious, then, your time I will not waste,
Nor by a word that’s false offend your taste.
My subject is not classic, byt tis better,
Because’tis true, true to the very letter.