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PRINCE OF WALES' VISIT TO…

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PRINCE OF WALES' VISIT TO CARDIFF. PICTURESQUE DECORATIONS. (FROM OUR SOUTH WALES CORRESPONDENT.) THE visit of the Prince of Wales to Cardiff this week to lay the foundation stone of the new building of the South Wales and Monmouth- shire University College, and to formally open the editor of the Christian Herald, were charmingly decorated with Venetian masts, festoons of artificial flowers, and flags of many hues. Amongst the latter, Welshmen noticed and H.M.S. "Dido," which had specially arrived at Cardiff Docks in honour of the occasion. There was also a procession of Friendly [View of St. Mary Street, Cardiff, reproduced by kind peri-iiissioli of the editor of the Christian Ilerald, The Prince proceeded througti. this hnc tnorougIwue the railway station to Cardiff Castle, the residence of the Marquis of Bute, the of which is noticeable in the distance. The large building on the left is the Old Town Hall.] the new Town Hall and Law Courts, all of which are located at Cathays Park, in the centre of the town, occasioned great interest throughout the district generally. The principal streets including St. Mary Street, a picture of which we are enabled to reproduce on this page through the courtesy of with pleasure the Welsh flag--the Dragon of Wales. In fact it occupied a very prominent position on the old Town Hall, and other public buildings. The route of the Royal procession was lined with local and district volunteers, and bluejackets from H.M.S. "Topaze" Societies, illuminations of fireworks at night, illuminated concerts, and various other attrac- tions. A beautiful gold casket was presented to the Prince by the Corporation and College Authori- ties. It was of beautiful design and bore a Welsh motto.

Notes from South Wales.