TO READERS.


Mr. C. H. BECKER, 2 Earl Street, Cleator Moor, accepts  advertisements and
announcements for insertion in the “West Cumberland Times.”  Notices of
meetings and news paragraphs may also be left at the address  mentioned.


On urgent matters our district reporter is available at 24 East  Road,
Egremont; or “Times” Office, Whitehaven. Telephone 196.


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FUCHSIA CLUB.


There was a good company present at the weekly social of the  Egremont
Fuchsia Club, in the Conservative Rooms, on Wednesday night.  Refreshments
were
served by : -


Mrs. FARRAR


Miss. COOK


Mrs. ENNOR


Mrs. HOPE


Mrs BECK


Mrs. TYSON


Mrs. BOAG


Miss. S. BECK


Mrs. POSTLETHWAITE, secretary.


M.C.’s for the subsequent dance were Messrs. John BEBK,  POSTLETHWAITE, BECK
and H. POSTLETHWAITE. Miss. TYSON (pianist) supplied  music.


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DISTRESS WARRANTS.


At Whitehaven Police Court, on Thursday, the Bench granted two  distress
warrants to Mr. George DOUGLAS, the Egremont Urban District Council  rate
collector, in respect of arrears of Poor and General District Rates owing
by Mr.
Isaac JACKSON, 4 Grove Troad, Egremont.


Mr. DOUGLAS in answer to the chairman, Mr. R. JEFFERSON said the  man was
working at Florence Mine.


The Clerk, Mr. L. T. HELDER read a  letter from the defendant  offering 10s
per week. It was agreed that the Distress Warrants should not be  executed
while the 10s per week was paid.


Several other cases, chiefly from Moor Row and Bigrigg, were  adjourned.