KESWICK PUBLICITY
ASSOCIATION.


A largely attended meeting of trades people, shop assistants, and
professional people was held at the Waverley Café on Thursday night, to
consider  a
proposal to make a special effort on behalf of the Keswick Town Publicity
Association, which is in debt.


Mr. G. W. BAWDEN, Vice-chairman of the Association, presided, and  it was
decided to hold a monster whist drive and carnival ball at an early date,
and to
consider other events later.


Mr. Harold USHER was elected chairman of the committee or organise  the
event. Messrs. R. DENNISON and F. McCADE secretaries, and Messrs. E.
COCKBAIN,
Miss. Mary M. WILSON, Miss. MILBURN, Miss. ROBERTSHAW, Messrs. C.  FORSYTH,
T.
WOOD and R. HOLMES, the Executive Committee.


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UNDERSKIDDAW
WOMEN’S INSTITUTE.


The Underskiddaw Women’s Institute held its monthly meeting on  Tuesday
evening, the president, Mrs. W. SPEDDING, Windebrowe, presiding over a
large
company.


Mr. A. W. RUMNEY, the novelist, gave a lecture on his travels from  Jericho
to the Dead Sea, illustrated with lantern slides. He was warmly thanked.
Five
new members were enrolled, bringing up the number to 70.


A number of canvas slippers have been made for school children, and  will be
sent to the County Education Office, Carlisle. A choir has been formed,
with
Mrs. WAKEFIELD as conductor, with the object of competing at the Carlisle
Musical Festival.


A cookery class is being held in the Millbeck Reading Room, and a  number of
members have joined. In the competition for the best Christmas  present,
material to not cost more than 1/-, Mrs. GREEN was the winner with a  pair
of hand
knitted gloves.


The supper hostesses were Mrs. CLARK, Miss. BRUNSKILL, Miss. COATUP  and
Miss. KIRR.


GLASGOW YOUTHS  REMANDED.


At a special meeting of the Keswick Police Court on  Monday - before Mr. T.
W. TOWNLEY - two youths, George DIVINE (16), and Josepg  BELL (17), both of
110
King Street, Glasgow, were charged with breaking into the  house of Mr. Fred
GREENWOOD, 1 Park Holme, Keswick, last  week.


P. C. BUTTERWORTH spoke to receiving the prisoners  into custody from the
Kendal borough Police.   Prisoners were remanded  until Friday week.


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BRAITHWAITE DEBATING  SOCIETY.


The Braithwaite Debating Society met in the  Braithwaite Schoolroom on
Friday
night. The speaker, the Rev. W. R. BURNETT,  presided. The debate was
general
on the subject “Modernism,” Mr. C. A. LINLEY  opened the discussion and was
seconded by the Rev. W. R.  BURNETT.


Mr. W. G. RICHARDSON, Mr. WORSLEY and Mr. W. WILSON  spoke for  modernism
and
<r. S. SHEPHERD against it. A vote taken at the  close of the discussion
showed a large number in favour of retaining  “Modernism.”


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KESWICK ST. JOHN’S ARMISTICE  SUNDAY.


At Keswick St. John’s Church on Sunday, the Armistace  celebration was held,
and was attended by the ex-servicemen under Lieut. H. T.  PAPE, Keswick
Detachment of the 4th Battalion the Border Regiment, under Sergt.  MILLS,
St. John’s
Troop of Boy Scouts, Keswick Girl Guides, members of the  Keswick Council,
the Women’s section of the British Legion, and St. John’s  Nursing
Association.


The vicar, the Rev. C. H. LEWIN, preached. The  collection was in aid of
Earl
HAIG Fund.



CROSTHWAITE MEN’S GUILD.


The Crosthwaite Men’s Guild met on Sunday afternoon, when Mr. C. W.  KAYE,
M.
A., spoke on “Christianity, a philosophy or religion.” Mr. D. REES  sang, “
Beautiful Land.”


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FOOTBALL.


Threlkeld play Templesowerby in the Penrith and District League at
Threlkeld
on Saturday. The team will consist of:


GREENOP


E. STUART


J. WEIGHMAN


T. HACKETT


R. TAYLOR


E. HEWER


A. STUART


J. HARRISON


J. S. STUART


J. HADLEY


S. MILLS.


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KESWICK WESLEY GUILD.


Keswick Wesley Guild met on Tuesday, when Mr. T. F. EMERSON,  Wearmouth,
Durham, gave a lecture on “David Livingstone, missionary and  explorer,” and
dealt in an interesting way with his life and  work.


Mr. J. W. LUPTON presided. The lanternist was Mr. Alan WHITTLE. The
lecturer
was thanked on the motion of Mr. LUPTON.