Printed and Published by THOMAS WILLIAM JOHNSON, at the "Star" Office, 21, Finkle Street, Workington.
This ends the July 6, 1888 issue for this newspaper.
"On Friday, a blind man, led by a dog, was begging from house to house at Pentore.
When he came to MR. WILLIAM MORGAN's house, MRS. MORGAN gave him some bread and cheese, and on returning from the door, she was at on...
THE CUMBERLAND PACQUET and Ware's Whitehaven Advertiser, Tuesday,April 22, 1777
No. 132 3d. Week VOL. III 4th Quarter Price Three-pence
Where Moderation dwells, the Soul admits Distinct Ideas, and Matur'd De...
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
THE "STAR COMPETITION."
SIR: - I wish to ask you for an explanation respecting the "Star" competition. Prizes are offered for the best list of surnames of Members of the Workington Local Board and School Board made o...
Australia, with a cargo (1,270 tons) of rails and fish plates from the West Cumberland
Hematite Iron and Steel Company.
She was towed out to sea by the tug, Confidence, and then atta...
the round of the local papers in reference to the Maryport Hematite Iron
Company, is totally incorrect.
No reply has yet been received...
At the Wigton Police Court on Friday, John STUBBS, dock labourer, at
Silloth, but who comes from Longtown, was charged with stealing £4 10s in gold and
some silver from the person of David PUGH, master of the Amity, of Carnarvon,
now lying in...
cause of the death of a handloom weaver, named Simeon POLLITT, aged 71 years.
In the month of January the deceased was called to see a dog which was ill,
and he administ...
On Saturday last, the MESSRS. BUCK, agents for the sale of MESSRS. GOULDINGS' celebrated manures, held their annual receipt at the Black Bull Inn, Appleby; after which a dinner was given to their patrons, and betwe...
being heard against the decision of Mr. Baron POLLOCK with respect to the
question whether the London and North-Western Railway Company are exempt by the
terms of their Act...