C II A F F CUTTERS FOR HORSE OR HAND POWER. TURNIP CUTTERS AND PULPERS. = THE CHEAPEST AND BEST AT THE MAKERS, HOD-G-ES AND WRiaHT, BRECON. GREAT BARGAINS IN READY-MADE CLOTHING LAY OUT YOUR EARNINGS ■- AT THE RED HOUSE Clothing Establishment, HIGH-STREET, BRECON. In, order to carry out an Important Arrangement, and with a view of a SPEEDY CLEARANCE of nearly One Thousand Pounds WORTH OF VALUABLE GOODS, HENRY PHIPP8 Will have a GREAT SALE of Ready-made Clothing, 0 9 Comprising Over Coats, Monkey Jackets, I Suits, Coats, Vests, Trousers, Frocks, Shirts, Ties, Collars, Hosiery, &c., &c. The whole of which is suitable for the Present Season, and have been re-marked at prices far BELOW VALUE, in order to effect an IMMEDIATE CLEARANCE. The Sale will Commence FRIDAY, January llth, and continue during the Month. TO THE BEST ADVANTAGE! i OBSERVE THE ADDRESS H. PHIPPS, RED HOUSE, HIGH-STREET, BRECON. "W.AND H.. M G 0 U L D I N G, MANURE MANUFACTURERS, 108 'PATRICK-STREET, ^RFTSP' 13, WESTMORELAND-STREET, CORK, CORK, DUBLIN, GuARAWmzaU their Manures equal to their Published Analyses. W. and H. M. G. manufacture three kinds of Manures— lst-GOULDING'S SPECIAL MANURE Composed of Dissolved Bones, Blood, Potash, &c. For Wheat, Oats, Barley, Potatoes, Grass, &c. 2nd-GOULDING'S BONE MANURE. This Manure is specially adapted for the growth of Green Crops, and will be found invaluable for Turnips. 3rd-GOULDING'S SUPERPHOSPHATE OF LIME. This Manure contains 26 to 28 per cent. of Soluble Phosphate. It is suitable to mix with Peruvian Guano, and will, in conjunction with it, grow a crop at half the usual cost. Prices and Analyses, giving the Composition of each Manure, with our Pamphlet and Testimo- nials for this year, can be had of the Undersigned, or any of our Authorised Agents. W. and H. M. G. invite applications for their agency in districts not yet represented. AGENTS:— The South Wales Coal Company-Hereford and District- Now ready, price 2s. 6d., THE TRANSLATION OF AN ATTESTED COPY (in the possession of Joseph Joseph, Esq., F.S.A.,) of the CHARTER of the BO- ROUGH OF BRECON and the TOWN OF LLUEL, (obtained from the Rolls Chapel, Septem- bar, 1832,) and may be had at the office of this Pnper. STIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH obtained the Prize Medal at the Great Exhi- bition, 1862. STIFF & FRY'S RIOH STARCH STIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. STIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. STIFF AND FRY'S RICE STARCH. gTIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. STIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. gTIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. STIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. o TIFF & FRY'S RICE STARCH. J Works, Redcliff, Bristol. Established 1818. | v £ » it V >> >>#* WHITTINGTON LIFE ASSURANCE COMPANY. CAPITAL 100,000, With power to increase to One Million. (Established 1855.) ALL kinds of Life Assurances effected. Immediate and deferred Annuities. Term Assurances. Invalid lives assured on equitable terms. Free policies to those who cannot continue their payments after 5 years. Low rates and liberal Bonuses. For particulars and prospectuses apply to the Agents. AGENT AT BRECON Mr. Williams, chemist, High Street. LLANGYNIDER Rev. F. Evans. Manager for South Wales-J. Bailey, Stuart Hall, Cardiff. COMMITTEE OF REFERENCE FOR SOUTH T WALES. David Joseph, Esq., Ely Rise, Chairman. V' n" T>ce'Ph.D., Aberdare. 5,ees! Swansea. Rev. C. Short, M.A., Swansea. i John Carr, Esq., Cardiff. Richard Cory, Jun., Esq., Cardiff. [A CARD.] "W" R. iciisrca- COACH MAKER, Lion Street, and Saint Michael Street, Brecon. Repairs neatly executed at moderate charges. ) PERAMBULATORS REPAIRED AND MADE TO ORDER. "i'! ). I H" ■' .1 -i vri BRECONSHIRE COUNTY, COURTS. These courts will be holden at the places and times following Brecknock Friday, January 18th Friday, February 22nd and Friday, March 22nd. Builth—Wednesday, January 23rd and Satur- day, March 22rd. Crickhowell—Wednesday, February 6th.' Hay-Tuesday and Wednesday, 29th and 30th January; and Friday and Saturday, 29th and 30th March. THOMAS PRIOE, CARPENTER, LION STREET, BRECON. fcigfc Undertaker and Funeral Furnisher, ON the most reasonable Terms, combined with COFFINS of superior make and finish. Oak Coffin, or Coffin covered with black cloth, lined with flannel and richly trim- med, with registered trimming, hearse, £ s. and pall complete 2 8 Walking Funerals, ditto ditto ditto 2 2 Elm Coffin, full trimmed, with hearse and pall 1 8 Walking ditto ditto 1 2 Childrens' full trimmed Coffin, with fly, from 0 15 Walking ditto ditto 0 IP J B .GARDINER'S TWO GUINEA BINOCULAR OPERA GLASS WITH TWELVE LENSES, Suitable for the Theatre, Racecourse, Sportsmen, Tourists, and General Out-door Observation. ,I GARDINER, OPTICIAN, CLARE-STREET, BRISTOL. BRISTOL PA C K ET COMPANY. JOHN PROT'HERO Respectfully informs the inhabitants of the Town of Brecon and neighbourhood, that he has just taken to the old established and well conducted Carrying Business of the late Mr. W. Thomas, and that all goods intended for conveyance by his Boats, which will arrive in Brecon from Newport every other day, will receive his prompt attention. All goods to be conveyed by Prothero's Boats, from London, per Great Western & South Wales 'Railway" Newport, from Liverpool, Manchester Birmingham, and from the North of England, per "London and North Western" to Newport, thence per PROTHERO'S BOATS, and all goods from Bristol, per "Burton's Bristol Packet." Goods carried and delivered with care and at moderate charges. No more complaints of delay in delivering goods.—Prothero's Boats will wait the arrival of the Packets at Newport, and be despatched with promptness to Brecon three times a week. Brecon, 1st Oct., 1863. KERNICK'S VEGETABLE PILLS, Without a particle of Mercury, Antimony, or other mineral ingredient, require no confinement in- doors, nor any special rules with regard to diet, their operation having a strengthening tendency, and recommended for HEAD-ACHE, BILIOUS COMPLAINTS, AND ALL DISORDERS OF THE HEAD AND STOMACH. IMPORTANT MEDICAL TESTIMONY. COLERIDGE HOUSE, SWANSEA, Jan. 18, 1864. I have examined the Pills which go under the name of "KERNICK'S PILLS," and I know their composition. I have also tested their effects. I can truly certify as to the absence of all mineral or injurious ingredieitts; and I can safely recom- mend them as one of the best aperient Pills for ordinary use in constipated habits that I know. JOHN BALBIRNIE, M.A. M.D BRISTOL, September, 1862. Sir,—After trying many doctors for the Liver Complaint, and all of them failing to do me any good, I took one box of your Pills, and to my astonishment found instant relief, and before the second box was consumed was entirely cured. RICHARD REES, The celebrated Cheap John. THESE INVALUABLE PILLS ARE PREPARED ONLY BY S. P. KERNICK, 23, DUKE STREET, CARDIFF. May be obtained through any Chemist, or his ap- pointed Agents, in Boxes at Is. lid. and 7id. each. WHOLESALE AGENTS, LONDON BARCLAY & SONS. LOCAL AGENTS: Brecon — Mr. J. JONES, Chemist, High Street. „ —Mr. JOHN MORRIS, Chemist, Top of Ship Street. Hay-Mr. DAVIS, Chemist. Crickhowell-Mr. CHRISTOPHER, Chemist. MR. J. R. GRIFFITHS, PHOTOO-BAPHER, THE WATTON, BRECON. CARTES De Visite, plain Vignette, or Tinted Diamond Cameo, Portraits, Old Paintings, or Photographs copied, enlarged, or reduced; Glass Positives, Photographs, on Silk, Jvory, Eburnuium, or Metal. A visit is respectfully solicited to inspect the Speci- mens on view. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. THE BEST FAMILY MEDICINE. Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. lid., 28., 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. THE BEST REMEDY FOR INDIGESTION Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. lid., 2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. THE BEST REMEDY FOR ASTHMA. Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. 1 !d.,2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. THE BEST REMEDY FOR COUGHS & COLDS Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. lid., 2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS THE BEST REMEDY FOR BILIOUS DISORDERS. Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. lid., 2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. THE BEST REMEDY FOR DISEASES OF THE SKIN. Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. lid., 2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. THE BEST REMEDY FOR GOUT AND RHEUMATISM. Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. lid., 2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. THE BEST REMEDY FOR FEMALE COMPLAINTS. Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. lidi, 2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. THE BEST REMEDY FOR NERVOUS AFFECTIONS. Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. lid., 2s. 9d. and 4s. 6d., per Box. KAYE'S WORSDELL'S PILLS. Have been in constant use for nearly Half a Century, and have met with UNIVERSAL SUCCESS. Sold by all Chemists, &c., at Is. lid., 2s. 9d., and 4s. 6d., peBox. THOUSANDS NOW USE ^0 johnson,johnson& Co's PURE TEA. It is The Tea for the MILLION,—on account of its great strength and uniform excellence. OBSERVE all are 8d.perlb.CHEAP.ER In Packets only, from 2-ozs. to 1-lb., & 3-lb. & 6-lb. Tin Comisters- At 2/8,-3/-& 3/4 per Ib Choice Qualities, 3/8 & 4/ per lb. Johnson, Johnson & Co. "9^* TEA MERCHANTS, LONDON. See that the name is on each Packet, Sold by Chemists, Confectioners, &c., in every Town. LOCAL AGENTS. Brecon—Hall, Chemist, High Street. Aberdare- Thomas, Chemist. Aberavon-Jones, Printer. Abersychan—Martin, Post Office. Bridgend—Jones, Chemist. Brynmawr—Jones, Stationer. Cardiff—Drane, 11 Bute Street. ( Dowlais—Lewis, Chemist. Eardisley—Harper, Post Office. Hay—Watkins, Post Office. Llanelly—Morgan Griffiths. Merthyr—Lewis, Chemist, George Town. Mountain Ash-Thomas, Chemist. Newport—Thomas, 170 and 129 Commercial Street. Nantyglo-Allen, Post Office. Pontypool-Edwards, Printer. Pontardawe—Evans, Post Office. Porthcawle—J ones, Chemist. Swansea—Andrew, 14 Castle Square. „ Thomas 65 Oxford Square. Ystalyfera—Davies, Bookseller. JOHNSON, JOHNSON, & Co., TEA MERCHANTS, 17, BLOMEIELD ST., CITY, LONDON. ■wS0T" J°,ins<>n> Johnson Co.s PURE UNCOLOURED TEA Is now preferred to all othenl ) SpU in Patkets by Agents m twtry Itwm. SOLE AGENT IN BRECON: HALL, CHEMIST, HI&H STREET. 41.. GENERAL PRINTING AND STATIONERY ESTABLISHMENT, "REPORTER OFFICE," BULWARK, BRECON. DAVID WILLIAMS "OEGS respectfully to inform kis friends and the public generally, that he has now in STOCK, a great variety of STATIONERY OOODS, which will be found cheaper than any yet offered to the public of this Town and neighbourhood, and for quality will bear any comparison, it being his anxious wish to supply articles at once reasonable and good. THE STOCK includes Printing, Writing, Note and Papers in great variety, Cartridge and Bill Papers, Tissues of nearly every shade, Blotting Papers aai Pads Black, Blue, and Red Inks; Steel Pen& and Pen-holders in great variety, Quill Pens, Black-lead pencils, propelling and in wood, Sealing Wax, Ink stands, India Rubber, Elastic Bands a large and suitable collection of Toys in and out of Boxes ONE PENNY .BOTTLES OF GUM, an article required and used by everybody. Note Paper from Ild. per quire to 6d. per quire. Envelopes from 1 d. per packet to 2s. per packet Mourning Note Paper and Envelopes. Memorandum Books, Account Books, Metalic and Pocket Books, Purses, &c., &c. PRINTING DEPARTMENT. D. W. begs further to invite the attention of the Inhabitants of Brecon and County generally, to the facilities he possesses of executing orders to any extent in Letterpress Printing in all its departments, with elegancy, accuracy, and despatch, in either the Welsh or English language. Auctioneers' Catalogues. Societies'Rules and Reports. Price and Share Lists. Preachers' Plans. Ticket and Cheque Books. Machine and Toll-gate Tickets. Prospectuses. Circulars. Broadsides (in black or coloured Inks). Legal Forms. Bill Heads. Shop Bills. Cards, of every description (plain or coloured). Mercantile Work, however intricate. In Preparation for the Press, The Postal and Commercial Directory and Gazetteer OF THE COUNTIES OF BRECKNOCK & RADNOR, By J. LITTLERURY, Successor to MESSRS. WEBSTER & CO. 'T'HE WORK will include every Town, Village, ■ Parish, and Hamlet in the above Counties, and all the resident Names will be inserted. Price to Subscribers, 10s. 6d.; Non-subscribers, 15s. Orders received by the Agents, who, to secure the greatest authenticity, will visit nearly every house to collect the necessary information. Persons desirous of possessing Copies should give their Orders promptly. IMPORTANT TO ADVERTISERS. The Work will have an extensive circulation throughout the Principality of Wales and the Counties of Hereford, Monmouth, Salop, &c., &c.; and as these Directories continue in use for years, they afford to Advertisers the advantage of a per- tnanent; publicity amongst the Nobility, Clergy, Gentry, Merchants, Professional Men, Manufactu- rers, Public Companies, Farmers, Tradesmen, Ho- tels, &c., which is not be to obtained in any other way. Traders, whose business is sufficiently es- tablished not to need the assistance of Advertising generally, will find thati t is derirable to have their business properly described in a work which is constantly referred to by iatending purchasers. Charges for Advert One Page, Si 10s.; Half ditto, 17s.; ditto, 12s.; Quarter ditto, 9s. 6d. Directory Office, 15, Beaufort Buildings, Strand, London, W.C. ON SALE.-—The Postal and Commercial Di- rectory of Bristol, Glamorgan, and Monmouth, price 21s. The Monmouthshire Directory may be had separate, price, 7S. &t. NO W COMPILING. The Postal and Commercial Directory of Hereford- shire, price 10s. 6d. rpO BE LET, with immediate po ssession, an A old-established GROCERY AND CONFEC- TIONERY BUSINESS, situate in Ship Street, Brecon.—For particulars apply at the Office of this Paper. BROWN AND POLSON'S PATENT CORN FLOUR. Packets, 8d., Tins, la. WARRANTED PERFECTLY PURK. Recommended for CHILDREN'S DIET. The Second quality Indian Com Flour is sup- plied at 6d. Counterfeit cheap kinds are sometimes offered instead of Brown and Poison's, which bears the makers' signatures. "JOHN BROWN," "JOHN POLSON," Upon each Packet.