WORKING MEN’S READING ROOM.
To the Editor of the Maryport Advertiser.
Sir, - A sort of cock and bull story having been set afloat about Mr.
BRADLAUGH having presented our Working Men’s Reading Room with a copy of Morley...
At this market there was only a small supply of wheat, and the prices were
16s to 17s. Barley sold at 11s 6d. A fair supply of oats, which sold at 8s 3d.
Indian corn keeps dear, and little doing in store wheat.
On Friday, at Durham Assizes, Jane BARRON, aged 27, was arraigned before Mr.
Justice STEPHEN, for the willful murder of Robert SNOWBALL, farmer, Belmont,
near Haltwhistle, on New Year’s Day. Mr. EDGE was for the prosecution, and
Mr. E. RIDLEY, M.
anniversary of the Primitive Methodist Mission, Grasslot, by Miss. Mary RIDLEY,
of Prospect. The attendance at both services was large.
On Tuesday the annual tea meeting was he...
SUDDEN DEATH AT EGREMONT - On Sunday evening a rather sudden death occurred at
Egremont. A woman named SAVAGE, aged 56, was out in the afternoon, and about half-pat six
was suddenly attacked by paralysis, and never rallied, death resulting about...
On Saturday last, the MESSRS. BUCK, agents for the sale of MESSRS. GOULDINGS' celebrated manures, held their annual receipt at the Black Bull Inn, Appleby; after which a dinner was given to their patrons, and betwe...
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...
At the Chester Assizes on Saturday, Samuel Little FORD, foreman at a
Stockport Colliery, was charged with the manslaughter of Samuel POTT a miner.
On October 2nd the prsioner was in charge of a firing party, when a shot
missed fire, and...
FACTS and FACETIAE.
The oldest Westernn Settler .... The evening sun.
WANTED TO KNOW .... Is a baker's son not bred to the business ?
WHEN is the weather like the National Debt ? .... When it's unsettled.
QUERY .... May a girl be said to have a ringi