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
Monday at the Presbyterian School-room, Kirkby-street. The attendance of
teachers and scholars was above average, and the attention bestowed on the various
parts of the program...
reference to ‘Rot in Sheep.’ Farmers should remove their flocks from low lying wet
lands to high or dry ground; and, instead of feeding them turnips saturated
be a commodious and sightly building, as well as a convenience to the local
The old church at Camerton, although it is a picturesque embodiment of
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...
JOINT WATER COMMITTEE.
The usual monthly meeting of the Cockermouth and Workington Joint Water
Committee was held at the Local Board Office, Washington Street, Workington,
yesterday (Thursday) afternoon. Mr. W. FLETCHER ...
The prisoner, a plumber and glazier, had for about six months co...
CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR'S FESTIVALS.
RAVENSTONEDALE. - On Monday evening last, the annual Christmas tea party was
held in the Independent Chapel, Ravenstonedale. There was a large
attendance. At the public meeting, the pastor of the church, the Rev. W.
room, as has been on the usual previous occasions, was crowded. The programme
was equal to previous ones, and the chair was occupied by Mr. T. NICHOLSON,
who in opening the p...
The Great Tom Stakes - Gaydene 1, The Jilt 2, Yorkshire Lad 3. Eight ran.
Match Abana received forfeit.
The Johnstone Plate. - Southampton 1, The Jilt 2, Tweed 3. Six ran.
The Witham Selling Stakes. - Dunmore 1, Bawbee 2, Brothe...