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The funeral took place at Cockermouth Cemetery yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon
of Mr Frank BLACK. Horsman Street, who died after a short illness. He was a
pupil teacher at the Fairfield Boys' School and was much respected. Four of
his fellow teachers-Messrs E BOWE, HETHERINGTON, MUSGRAVE and BELL-bore the
coffin, which was covered with floral tributes, including wreaths from the
teaching staff and scholars at the school. The service was impressively
conducted by the Rev G KENNEDY, Congregational minister. A considerable
numbers of persons attended the funeral, the school board being represented
by Messrs H FISHER and J R BLEASDALE. Many scholars taught by Mr BLACK were
also present to show their regard for their teacher.