Collection Title: Brecon & Radnor express Carmarthen and Swansea Valley gazette and Brynmawr district advertiser
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PREPAID ADVERTISEMENTS. PREPAID SCALE. The following Scale of Charges secures the insertion of the following classes of Advertisements in both "THE BRECON AND RADNOR EXPRESS," AND "THE RADNOR EXPRESS," R APARTMENTS, SITUATIONS VACANT OR WANTED, TO BE LET OR SOLD. LOST AND FOUND, AND MISCELLANEOUS WANTS. Three Six Words. Once. Times. Times. 14 words. 0 9 1\}.. 2 6 22 words 1 0 2 0 3 0 30 words 1 4 -2 8 4 0 Each extra 8 words 0 4.. 0 8 1 0J} In cases where replies are to be sent to the "Express" Office, and forwarded by us, 3d extra to above prices must be sent. In all cases these Charges are for cash with order. If not pre-paid, they will be charged sixpence per lite per insertion. NOTICE TO ADVERTISERS. L'he greatest care is taken to insert advertisements 0' the date and in the position ordered as well as to scure their being correctly printed, but the Proprietor cainot be responsible for inaccuracies in either of tbse respects, or for any consequences arising there- Every care is taken to ensure the prompt insertion of al advertisements and accurate delivery to advertisers ú replies to their advertisements, but the Proprietor toes not guarantee the insertion of an advertisement in tnT specified week. or at all, and will not be liable for atff loss occasioned by the failure of an advertisement to appear in any specified week, or at all, from any caise whatever., Advertisements and replies are only accepted subject tc the above conditions. SITUATIONS VACANT. A Strong expericed girl wanted for plain — cooking and part work of business-house ano- tier maid kept.—Mrs Adcock. Warwick House, Brecon. 1285p COOK wanted.—Apply, with full particulars, experience ,a,nel wages required, -to Matron, Memorial Hospital, Cefn Hirgoed, Bridg- ed. 1276P COOK G EN ERAL (experienced) wanted.- Skerrett. The Cottage, Beech Lane. Solibull, rear Birmingham. 1298p GOOD General required, able to do a little plain r cooking also young gM-1 (daily) to help. A)ply between 5 aDd 8 p.m.. Woodiands School. C'amden Hoad. Brecon. 419/234 HOUSEMAID (experienced) wanted at ODce.- Skerrctt, 28. Wake Green Road. Moseley, Birmingham. 1298p EXPERIENCED General wanted at ODce.- j Mrs L. Jordan, Glen Plas, Caerleon, 1226p O u jTITCHEN-MAID required: wages commence at C-20 per antrum. with board, Lodging, vaahing and uniform.—Apply, in first instance, ty letter only, to the Superintendent. County isylum, Brestwich, Manchester. 400/234 OAWYER wanted for Circular-Saw-Bench, used to con vert ion of Home Grown Timber, at Xaesgwynne, Llandeia-lle Parish, near Talgarth; mod wages paid. Apply—Harris Williams and (o., 17, High Street, Baxgoed. 1287p ANTED.-Platelsyers for the Brecon A Mer- thyr Railway. Apply-Foreman, John liavies, Brecon Station. WANTED, good General Servant, about 20, fond of children.—Morgan, 14, Meyler street, Thomastown, Tonyrefail. 1241p I7I7ANTED a. married man, ineligible for the Arli-iv. to take charge of a byetack farm ind large sheep-walk; must be an experienced ^lepherd; good wages for a suitable man. Apply to W. S. Miller, Forest Lodge, Brecon. 1286p WANTED, at once, two respectable Girls for farm-house, onc, abl4, to milk: four in jamily, good home, good wages.—Apply. Donne. 3ker Farm. Pyle, Glam. 1295p ITT ANTED, Cowman and Milkman: single. ineligible, reference required. — Jones. Sychpant, Cwmtaff, Cefn-Coed. 1296p ITTTANTED. General Farm Hand; good ploti-ii- man. live in. Mazey, Glebe harm. Porthkerry, Barry. 1299p WAGGONER wanted, good cottage land garden found.—Apply. T. B. Goodwin. Lower Stanage, Brampton Brian. 415/231 IlffANTED, experienced single-handed Garden- er; ineligible; willing to make himself use- ful; good wages for suitable man. Apply Hann, Uettyshenkin. Aberdare. 1305p "TIT ANTED, Workman—Waggoner, good cot- tage close to: or. single man. indoors. Ap- piv—Price, Pipton, Three Cocks. 420/235 WANTED good Cook-General. Apply Mrs Lewis, Has Cadwgai). Swansea Valley. WfANTED, respectable about 20 years of » » age, for farm house, within 3 miles of Brecon; good wages paid to suitable person. Ap- oly—1308, "Express" Office, Brecon. tXT ANTED, good rough hedger (no fancy work). ff pleaching and niending.—Da-vies. Aberdu- lionw. Builth Wells. 423/235 W ANTED, Girl.to train as general, strong I and healthy; two in family; 'light situation, (xrantry.—For particulars. apply to Glascwm Court, Builth Wells. 1312p f \VAGGOXEH wanted at Lady-Day next; j good house and gairden dose to work.-—H. Ed wai?6, N'antygroes, Knighton.??Pj FARMS FOR SALE OR TO LET. FARMS FOR SALE OR TO LET. from piILMANAWYDD FARL about 2 miles from I ? Dolau Station and 21 from Penybont. to Let from Lady-Da v next, 1917, 441 acres and fight of Common.—Apply to O. Owens, Lowcr Swrdd, Dolau, Radnorshire. 1275p TO-LET, from l'areh 25th. Llanerchir l*airm,| i- Brvngwyn, Radnorshire. 34 £ acres, with hill rights. Apply-J. 0. Duggan. Gwernybwoh naa-r l } v 'J.SO Kington. 4.235 i HOUSES WANTED, FOR SALE, OR TO LET.. MAENDU Villa, Brecon, to-let, 3 reception j rooms. 5 bedrooms, bath, h. and c., usual; offices; coach-house and stablei3 suitable for garage garden if required. AppIy-Mra Tudor. Priory ViUa. Villa.. ￼ LOST AND FOUND. LOST, off Boggins Hill. t.bree-ha,lf-year-old L ? Pony; dark colonr. notch under off e?r;?. finder rewarded.—Price. Pentre. Paimscaatle. fiii d er 3 1297p E rwood. 0 QTRTYED to Gorsllwyd. Senny, a yearling 'Mountain Pon-; quarter cut under left. thumb notch under right, ear.—Apply. Mogn. 130op QTRAYED to Lower Trostre, Llanfihangel- O Talyilvn. on December 11th, mountain pony. probably from Llomgynidr mountain. Owner can ivave same on paying expense?. I hi'lli|>>. 1-Wlp PREPAID ADVERTISEMENTS. Q^ TRAYED to Penblaen, Aberedw, since July, Welsh Ewe and Lamb. Owner oan have same by paying expenses. Apply-J. Powell. 1284p FOR SALE OR PURCHASE. "LEATHERS.—Best prices given for Goose, ? Duck and Poultry Feathers: any quantity purchased.—Particulars to Greenlands Limited, High Town, Hereford. 1269p FOR Sale.He' fer C'al,f. two weeks old.-Il. Jones, Crescent Stores. Glasbury. 421/235 IF you have discarded Clothing send to Mrs Movery, 26, Seward Street. Penydarren, Mer- rhyr. 1281p GREY HAIR permanently and speedily restored to its original colour by using Harrison's Hair Colour Restorer. It is not a dye, but by natural means acts as a restorative. Contains nothing injurious, and is beneficial to the growth and beauty of the Hair. In bottles, price 1/6 (postage 3d extra). Manufacturer :-G. W. HAR- RISON, Hair Specialist, Reading. Agent for Bre- con F. L. Stanton. Knighton G. M. Perkins, Chemist. Builth Wells J. Ward. Llandovery T. Roberts. 1107p FOR SALE, Shorthorn and Cross Shorthorn Calves, from 5-Jd to 6d per -lb.—James, Cil- wnwg, Llanellv. 1302p »T LAW y Diwyd a Gyfoetlioga."—Knitting — Machines, only best British-made sold (sam- ple list of some few hundred customers free), les- sons free. With or without stands; over 42 years experience. Chief depot, 30, Queen Street, Neath. 1148p NEWMARKET Condition Powders bring a horse quickly and safely into first-rate con- dition and health. Purify the blood, sharpen the appetite, and make the coat shine like satin. In 1 lb. packets, lOd. Prepared only by Colt- man, Cash Chemist, Builth Wells. 1867/214 QALE.—In-foal Cart Mare, 6 off and capital worker; also Cart Colt. rising two, fit for work, both good condition.—Powell. Cornwall, Lla.nvigan. 1291p WALL PAPER, of beet designs and good qual- ity, can be bought at TYLER'S, BUL- WARK, BRECON, as cheap as any house in the trade. See the quality of the paper in the roll be- fore buying. 252 PIC, Keepers who w.ish their Pigs to pay should use as a Condiment Thoriey's Food for Cattle; keeps Pigs thrifty. Sold tin Gases contain- ing 56 packets, Five Shillings1, by agents in all part?. 200/205 TRACTION ENGINES, Road Locomotives, Steam Waggons and Tractors, Portable Engines, Traction Waggons, Threshing Machines, Road Rollers, etc., for SALE. Secondhand. Full List free. Special terms arranged. Portables, Rollers, etc., for HIRE. Thrashing Belts of all kinds. Modern Machinery as above purchased.— Only address, HENRY LEWIS & SONS, Thames Bank Ironworks, Reading. Telephone 201. 724p RATS, MICE, MOLES, COCKROACHES, and RBEETLES greedily eat HARRISON'S "RELI- ABLE" RAT POISON. Cats and dogs will not touch it. Vermin dry up and leave no smell. Price, 6d, 1/ 2/3, and 3/8. Postage 2d. G. W. HAR- BISON, Chemist, Reading. Sold by Chemists. Agent for Brecon F. L. Stanton. Hay J. L. Davies & Son, 7, High Town. Builth Wells J. Ward, 8, High street. Talgarth David Evans, Grocer, Liverpool Stores. Llandovery T. Rob- erts, The Crown Stores. Knighton G. M. Perkins. Crickhowell W. H. Kirkland. All Chemists. 566p "VTEW milch Cow and Calf, 3 strong weaned Bull Calves for stale.— Lewis. Hill House. Penybont. 416/234 IDOULTRY Keepers should write to Joseph Thor- — ley Ltd.. King's Cross, London, who are the Manufacturers of Ovum, Thorley's Poultry Spice. for Thorley's Pouli try Keepers Account Book, also book giving useful hints to Poultry Keepers—both sent free. 202/205 DULLETS, March batch, laying, 3/6 each, 40/- dozen: six and cock 24/ list free.—Hummeli, Stratford. Essex. 1294p PICTURES, well framed hundreds of patterns. See the new, neat, polished wood moulding, can be cleaned and always looks new.-Tyler and Son, Bulwark, Brecon. 252 R ATS.ItODI.NiE" is the super-attractive rat poison. It never fails. Fascinating and fatal. 6d, 1/ 2/ 3/ 5/ post 3d.-Harley, Chemist. Perth.—Agent-s Stanton, 26. High St., Brecon: D. I. Williams, Llanw-rtyd H. J. Sparev, General Stores, Presteign; J. Wratrd, Builth J. Blower. Knighton and Craven Arms; J. Nicholas. Drug Sotres, Llandovery. 1251p rPIMBEB for Sale.—102 oak, 109 ash, easy haul. ing. Apply-Holwrts, Lower Bla.ina, Tal- garth. 1303p VOU should know that Ovum Thorley's Poultry Spice is different to any other Potiltry Spice and contains all that is nccesaa-ry for keeping Poultry Healthy and producing abundance of Eggs. Sold in cases containing 72 packetes, Six Shillings.—Cartons (two sizes) 1/1 and Sixpence each, by Agents in all parts. 201/205 WALLPAPERS from 4d per roll. Any quantity, large or small, supptied at WHOLESALE PRICES. Largest stock in Great Britain. Write for patterns, stating class re- quired, (Dept. 223) BARNETT WALLPAPER Co.. Ltd., MANCHESTER, 1239p W ANTED,a. wedl-broken retrieving, smooth- coated Retriever, or Spaniel Dog; state lowest price and particulars.—1274p. "Express" Office, Brecon. !MOLE SKINS.—"There's Money in Moles." Sell to the largest buyers—" The Fur- riers of the West. "—Edwards and Sons, Hereford. Secure prompt payment. Much higher prices this winter. Write for particulars. 1199p -E,asily managed, -FnÚt, Tobacconist's X 13O.,and Confectioner's Business in mili- tary area. Must be sold. Owner eligible for Ser- vice. Net profits, £ 4 wecklv.-Appiv, Bi-ifton and Son, Auctioneers. Llandrindod Wells. 379/207 Pi AAA Gua,ranteed.-IVanted Copper 1/- S/J-flA/V ,]b>i Bra-ss 87-d lb.. Lead heavy Scrap, 85/- ton, buyer of Portable Engines, Boilers. Mortar Pans. Battery Plates, Tailors' Clippings, old Rags. Paper, Ropes, Bagging, damp Sugar, rancid Butter -in fact any waste. Motor Tyres 20/- cwt.—Thomas Horton, Merthyr. ENTLEMAN a-ud his WIFE (English) re- quire Board Residence with family as guests; must be ia comfortable home, where they can remain for 3 or 6 months during their stay an England.—Apply. West End Association. 92. New Bond Street. London. 1314p PREPAID ADVERTISEMENTS. MISCELLANEOUS. WANTED, Tack for 16 Mountain Ponies—in one or more lots.—J. Lloyd, Doleswydd, Penybont, Radnorshire.. 1278p T Hereby give notice that any dog or dogs found worrying sheep or otherwise on Dolfawr Farm, Llandilofan, will be destroyed. Owners of such dogs to pay all damages that may occur if proved. Dated this 12th December, 1916. (Signed) David Tom Jones. 1271p ARTIFICIAL Legs, Arms, Hands; Crutches, Leg Irons, Deformity Boots, Trusses, Steel-less Easifit Trusses. Lady Attendant. Ladies' Belts, Belt-Corsets, Elastic Stockings, etc.-Allen Pearce, 23, Charles (Street, Cardiff. Tel. 1282. List Free. 189 T)IGS are often troubled with Worms; Thorley's Worm Powders will clear same. Sold in Cartons containing 6 powders 5d by Agents in all parts; or by post 12 Powders 1/1—96 Powders 6/6, on receipt of remittance, by Joseph Thorley Ltd., King's Cross, London, N. 199/205 TTILL THAT INSECT, TOMMY I-Send your pals "out yonder" some tins of Harrison's Nursery Pomade—they'll be very acceptable. When you haven't time to wash, there's a big chance you'll have "companions." A little Harrison's Pomade kills every insect on hair and body. In- sist on having Harrison's Nursery Pomade, "Tins of Comfort," at 4ld and 9d. Sold by all Chem- ists—or by post from Harrison, Chemist, Reading. Agent for Brecon F. L. Stanton. Hay J. L. Davies and Sons, 7, High Town. Builth Wells J. Ward, 8, High Street. Knighton G. M. Per- kins. Crickhowell W. H. Kirkland. Pontar- dulais T. A. Jones. Brynmawr: A. M. Jones, 74, King Street. Llanwrtyd WeMa D. I. Wil- liams, chemist. All Chemists. 5mp I WANTED Tack for ponies. Apply by letter 1268p "Express" Office, Brecon. PUBLIC NOTICES. NOTIOB. MR. G. VAUGHAN PRICE, Auctioneer. I Estate Agents and Valuer, Builth, begs to give notice that he has arranged to carry on his business from this date in conjunction with MR. JOHN A. EVANS, Ysciog, Auctioneer and Valuer. Offices Strand, Ysciog and Smithfield. Dated this 23rd Day of December, 1916. G. V, PRICE. MESSES. G. V. PRICE and EVAXS solicit a con- tinuance of your esteemed patronage and support. br400/229 Notice. NOTICE is hereby given,' that the partnership which has for some time past been carried on by Liewellyn Williams and John Williams under the style of Llewellyn Williams and Son in the trade of Farmers and Butchers at Merthyr Tydfil in the County of Glamorgan and Libanus in the County of Brecon was dissolved on the 1st day of March 1916, by mutual consent. As wit- ness our hands. LLEWELLYN WILLIAMS, b418/234 JOHN WILLIAMS. Notice. NOTICE is hereby given, that any dogs found worrying sheep, or otherwise, on land oc- cupied by me alongside the River Usk in the Wat- ton, Brecon, will be destroyed and owners of such dogs will be held responsible for all damage caused. Watton Villa, Brecon, (Signed) W. P. EYANS. January 2nd, 1917. 1307p TO LET. From February 2nd. 1917, CREWILLIM FARM, in the Parish of Bryn-gwyn, in the I County of Radnor, consisting of 27 acres, mare or 1ess. of fertile accommodation meadow and pasture land, with French barn, buildings, and a most valuable sheep-walk adjoining; also, plenty of shade and unfailing supply of water. For further particuCars, apply to— THOMAS P. LYKE, 424/235 Glanwye, Hay, Hereforrl. Brecon County & Borough Savings Bank. M OTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the ANNUAL MEETING of the Trustees and Managers will be held at the Savings Bank. Brecon, on Monday, January 15th, 1917, at 12 o'clock noon, for the purpose of receiving the annual Statement of Accounts, Electing Addi- ,tionall Managers, and other Business. By Order. WM. A. WRIGHT, Brecon, Actuary. January 2nd, 1917. b425/235 JOHNSTON FOR BRITISH GROWN BULBS AND FLOWER ROOTS. WREATHS AND OTHER FLORAL DtSlfiSS. 227. OXFORD STREKT. SWANSEA. Telephone, 5G7 Central. bl 77/217 AUCTION APPOINTMENTS. I j Messrs. Divld & W. J. Price. (late D. Price and Williams.) Monday, January 8th, 1!H7.-Talybont Auction Mart. Tuesday, January 9th, 1917.-Sennybridge Auction Mart. Tuesday, February 18th, 1917.-Sennybridge Auction Mart. Tuesday, March 13th.-Se-nnybridge Auction Mart. SENNYBRIDGE AUCTION MART. The Marts will be held as follows:- TUESDAY, JANUARY 9th,^517. TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13th, 1917. TUESDAY, MAUCH 13th, 1917. DAVID & W. J. PRICE, Auctioneers, &c., Brecon. 391/207 Talybont-o; -Usk Auction Mart MONDAY, JANUARY 8th. 1917, at 10.30 a.m. CALE of Fat Cat i«-. Sheep, Pigs, &c., a.so Store | Cattle, &c. Further Entries solicited. DAVID & W. J. PRICE, Auctioneers, &s., Brecon. b396/207 Benny bridge. THE BRITISH FARMERS' RED CROSS FUND. A HUGE. JUMBLE SALE will be lieid at THE MART AND MARKET HALL, SENNY- BRIDGE, on WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 31st. 1917, when all fanners, etc., who are not repre- sente-din the Trenches on the Continent are ex- pected to do their t \tra bit to help our wounded soldiers, and every person living In the parishes of Maesoar, Cray, Senny. Traia-nglas, Traian- niaw;r, Llandilofanc. ScIydacL. Ha-nnbangeI-Na/nt- bran, Trallong, Penpont and Glyn are expected to make a special stacrifice on the above date. Please respond heartily to the canvassers if you want to Win the War. b414/234 Mr. T. J. Phillips: January 5th, 1917.—Penlan Farm, Llangenny, Crickhowell. Salle of Live and Dead Farming Stock, Grass Keep. Implements and Part House- hold Furniture. January 8th.—Talybont Auction -Alart.. Tuesday. January loth.—Brecon Stock Market. January.—Crickhowell Builders' Sale. Penlan Farm, Llangenny 3 Miles Tix>m Crickhowell. Important Sale of IYE & DEAD FARMING STOCK, 50 SHE IP. 8 CATTLE, 3 HORSES. IMPLEMENTS, POULTRY, GRASS KEEP. Part of HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE DAIRY UTENSILS. AIR T. J. PHILI IPS has been favoured with instructions fiom Mr J. L. Watkins (who is leaving) to Sell b. Public Auction at the above place, on FRIDAY, the 5th day of JANUARY, 1917, Luncheon at 11 a. m Sale to commence at 12.30 prompt. Terms-Ca.sb. Neuadd Farm, Scethrog, Bwlch, Dec. 18th, J?16. b392/206 Talybont Auction Mart MONDAY. JANUARY StL. 1917. SALE of FAT and STORE CATTLE, SHEEP, LAMBS, PhiS, etc. Further Entries respect-fully solicited. Saieat 10.30 a.m. b426/236 T. J. PHILLIPS, Auctioneer. Mr. Francis George Price. Preliminary. Cooper's Hall, Hay. TMPORTANT Sale of about 30 Excellent Dairy Cattle, Bacon .jg.s, &c., on THURSDAY, JANUARY 11th, 1917 (Hay Fair Day). b397/209 FRANCIS GEO. PRICE, Auctioneer. Town Hall, Talgarth. TMPORTANT and Attractive Sale of Household Furniture, etc., on FRIDAY. JANUARY 12th, 1917. b398/209 FRANCIS GEO. PRICE, Auctioneer. Messrs C. V. Price and J. A. Evans January 15th, 1917.—Fat and it-ore Stock. Builth Smithfield. 70 Fat Sheep already entered. Further enirl es so.ici.ted. February 5th, 1917.-Freehold Farm, The Pant, Bryngwyn. Sale at 3 o'clock punctual. 424/229 ru—n F mmmm t?—?? ——-—jBBN!? r:one;' Hotq ? (E?taMish 1 over 100 Y,m;, ￼ ADJOINING "RAFALGAR SQUARE, Suffolk Sr., Pall Mall London Telephone 30 7314 Gerrsrd. Telegraphic Addre'?: Pleasant, London." ■ BED. BREAKFAST. BATH, and OK// ^GB 1 5 ,1 ? ATTEKDAXOEfrom 0/- ? Proprietor: H. R. JONES. B L ￼ N AUCTION APPOINTMENTS. Messrs. Jackson & McCartney. HEREFORD HORSE SALES. Opening Sale for 1917. SATURDAY, JANUARY 20th, 1917. 150 HORSES. Early entries kindly solicited. Good demand for all classes. JACKSON & McCARTNEY, br84/211 Auctioneers, Craven Arms & Hereford. CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS COMPANY. TO BE SOLD BY PRIVATE TREATY the SEVERAL STACKS of Well-Harvested HAY, of the growth of 1916, standing at the un- dermentioned Stations on the Cambrian Railways, and estimated to contain the respective quantities, more or less, also undermentioned, viz. Estimated Estimated STATIONS. Weight STATIONS. Weight. Tons. Tom. Fenns Bank 5 Liandinam 4 Bettisfield 31 Llanidloes 6 Ellesmere, No.1. 4 Three Co