On Wednesday Mr. Norris NICHOLSON and a jury of 23 gentlemen concluded an
inquiry at the White Hart, Brislington, Bristol, into the sanity of Mr. Charles
Pierre MELLY, a member of the firm of MELLY Brothers, merchants, Liverpool.
The petitioner in
On Tuesday night a young man named Thomas MILLER, residing in Mount
Pleasant, was killed in the yard at William Pit.
The deceased was employed there as a wagoner, and was letting a railway
truck filled with coal out fro...
held on Sunday last in the Congregational Church, South William Street.
The sermons were preached in the morning by the Rev. J. RENNIE, M. A.,
pastor, and in the evening by th...
in the chair.
Mr. TWENTYMAN gave notice that at next meeting he would propose that the
Board should borrow the money necessary for street improvements.
A recommendation of t...
At the Workington police Court on Wednesday, Thomas TRAINER, labourer,
Workington, was charged with having stolen a piece of ham, the property of Charles
James FOX, provision dealer, on Saturday night last.
Prosecutor stated that on the nig...
the round of the local papers in reference to the Maryport Hematite Iron
Company, is totally incorrect.
No reply has yet been received...
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...
have been holding temperance meetings. The meetings commenced by the friends
of the cause of temperance parading the streets and singing, returning to the
Good Templars’ Hall ...
SUMMARY OF PASSING EVENTS.
The statement recently made by a labourer named HERBERT, at a meeting held in Newport, Isle of Wight, that he had been discharged from the Queen's estate at Osborne, because he had asked for higher wages, could not be accep
To the LADIES in particular.
RIDING HABITS are continued to be made in the most fashionable Taste at the following equitable prices, viz.
Rasteen for winter wear with a Silk Shag waistcost 6 l. 16s 6d
Ditto Super fine Ladies or thick Cloth...