POLICEMAN AT WORKINGTON.
At the Workington Police Court yesterday, Luke MURRAY, and James M’CULLOCH,
ironworkers, Agnes M’GOWAN, single woman, and Elizabeth FINLAY, married
woman, all residing in Senhouse-street, Worki...
The Commission of Winter Assizes for the counties of Cumberland and
Westmorland, grouped as Assize County No. 1, was opened on Monday night by Mr.
Justice DAY. His Lordship was timed to arrive by the train from London reaching
Carlisle at twenty m...
Items of news by the mail are as follows: -
The N.W. Provinces Rent Bill and Revenue Bill have both passed the Supreme
At the meeting of the Bengal Social Science Association, SIR GEORGE CAMPBELL
was elected President for next year
SINGERS, Daniel NUGENT, Samuel KANE and Robert O’HARE, five boys, were charged
with having committed willful damage to 43 iron railings - by breaking them
on Sunday last - the...
From TOMMY TODDLE'S Comic Almenac.
HINTS ON ETTYCUT, WHEN YO' GOA TUL A PUBLIC DINNER.
Iv yo happen a have a goose ta carve, just mind and slip it off t'plate onta sumboddy's knee, an then beg their pardon, an saay yor varry glad they catch'd it soa...
that during the past year the total number of persons killed on the railways was
1038, and 8573 were injured, 500 of those killed and 1800 of those injured
being railway se...
Tuesday July 27th.- The weather up to Sunday evening was highly
favourable to the growing crops of grain, but on that evening it set in to rain
heavily, and continued with little intermission for upwards of four-and...
CAPTAIN CUTTLE'S NOTES.
I have a serious complaint to make. Last week my notes were all spoiled and in my copy of the "Star" at any rate, nobody could read them. My poor sketch (Quite right, Captain; poor enough. Ed.) of "the bewildered chi...
SINGULAR OCCURRENCE AT SEA. - MR. DOBIGNY, of the firm of DOBIGNY, RHETT and Co., Bahia, writes
"I arrived on the 25th November at Liverpool, after a most tedious and long voyage from Bahia, in the three-masted schooner "Seminole", CAPTAIN JOHN M...
The usual monthly meeting of this Board was held in the School-room on
Wednesday. There were present: -
Rev. H. LUMB, chairman
R. H. WILLIS
William HOLLIDAY, the clerk
Mr. HARRISON, master of the Board School.