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30 erthygl ar y dudalen hon

156 YEARS AGO. ! 4-

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156 YEARS AGO. 4 (Extracts from the Conrani" dated Docember 24th, 1751.) Chester. Dec. 21.—By advices from near tho North-gate, woaro inforin'd, that esme disorderly ftnd ovil minded People, having got up into tho Exchange, upon the second Ball Night, being Wednesday, the 18th Instant, did, between the Hours of Six and Ten of tho Same Evening, then and there, mnka an Assault upon the Peruke of a harmless delicate young Gentle- man, then and there peaceably being, and from tho said Porukei, a certain Appertenant, vul- garly termed and denominated a Quo or Pig- tail, with Foroo and Arms, lop, ahoer, ampu- tate, abscind, and privily and feloniously curry away, to the great Detriment and Discomfort of him, the ,aid Proprietor of that elegant and graceful Ornament. Northop, December 17—This morning about Five O'clock, as a Post-Boy was going from, lienoe with the Dublin and other Mails towards Den- bigh, ho was stopped upon a Part of Haikin- mountain, between 3 and 4 miles from this Place, by a Person on horseback, and two other men on Foot, who swore they wcuLd immedi- ately cut his Throat if he offered to stir, and that Instant, tho' it was dark, he perceived the Glimmering of a largo Knifo in the Hand of one of the Footmen. They then pulled the Boy off his Ilorse, and laid him upon his Back on the Ground, commanding him not to move in tho least, and then took off tho Mails, and carried away the smaller, which contained the North Wales Hags, but did not meddle with the Great London Mail, which was forwarding to Ireland. The following day the Welsh- Ma II-, with several of the letter-Bags, were found, mu.ch flashed and cut, and were brought to the Post Office hero; but the Denbigh and Bangor Bags have not been siioe hea.rd of. The Per- sons who committed this Fact, spoke to the Post Boy, and to each other, in the Welsh Language.

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