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...
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The "Workington Star" appears today for the first time, and takes its place with some pride as the only newspaper printed in Workington.
The "Star" will unquestionably supply a real want, and we pledge our word that so far as it is possi...
GEAR, FOR SALE.
TO BE SOLD in Public Sale, for Ready Money, on Saturday, the 7th of August,
1852, at the house of Mr. James FYRNESS, Blue Bell Inn, Egremont, the whole of
his valuable household furnit...
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...
The Daily News’ Cabul correspondent telegraphs -
“Foraging parties from General ROSS’s force have been fired on by the Neukh
tribesmen, who were punished last November. On a force moving to cover the
foraging parties the enemy retired. A reconnaiss
40,000 PEOPLE HOMELESS.
A conflagration broke out to-day in Hull, situated on the bank of the river
opposite to this city.
Eight hundred houses - forming half of the town - were destroyed, rendering
WORKINGTON STAR, July 6, 1888, pg. 4 / Sermon by REV. J. HODGSON on the Burned Parish Church.
The sermon below was delivered last Sunday morning in St. Michael's Parish Room by the REV. J. HODGSON, one of the curates in charge. We need make n...
WIGTON - TUESDAY.
(Before E. FIDLER, Esq.)
AT THE WORKHOUSE
Joseph HEWITSON, an inmate of the workhouse at Wigton, was charged with
disobeying orders in the house.
Miss. LOWTHER (the assistant matron) proved the offe...
A somewhat alarming collision occurred on Saturday forenoon, about twenty minutes past eleven o'clock, near Shap Station, of the Lancaster and Carlisle section of the London and North-Western Railway. The passenger train which le