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i BARMOUTH. Organ Realtal.-Tonigbt (Thursday) atp.m., an organ recital will bo given atS. John's Church by Mr W. H. Pye. snoot, organist, S. John's Church. Enterprise. Mr D. E. Davies, Sh. Ann's Square, has sold the premises recently in the occupation of Mr W. O. Gale to the Corsygedol ahcl Marine Hotels Company. Festival.—It has been decided to hold the CAlvinistic Metbodist Annual Sing- ing Festival for the Dyffryn and Talsarnau district at Barmouth next May, the conductor being Mr J. T. Rees, Aberystwyth. Auotion.-On Wednesday next, Mr Walter Lloyd Jones will conduct an important sale of household furniture at Cartref Baeb, on Panorama Walk. Sale to commence at 1 p.m. prompt. To Visitors — For the Barmouth mountaineering guide to Cader ldris and the Range of Rbinog Mountnins to Diffwys, and also trout and bass fishing apply to David Griffiths, 2, Hen Bias, Barmouth.—Advt. English Congregational Church, Jubilee Road.The recognition service in connection with the settlement of the new pastor (Rev. D. Phillips) will be lield on Thursday evening next, July 20fcb, when addresses will be delivered by the Rev, J. J. Poynter, Oswestry, the Rev. Thomas Lloyd, Colwyn Bay, and others. Aircraft.—On Tuesday, whilst Coast- watcher William Junes, Minafon, was ob duty at 4.30 p.m., be sighted an air. craft off the Bardsey Island and reported same to the Admirality Officer (Mr Mollinson) who is in charge of the Bar- mouth district. Later in the evening the aircraft was seen proceeding north wards and was witnessed by hundreds of the inhabitants and visitors. The Local Tribunal. 'A'' meeting of the Local Tribunal was held at the Council Office at 4 p.m. on Thursday last, the Rev. B. Lloyd Roberts, M.A., R.D., presiding. Others present were Messrs Edward Williams, J. Pryce Jones, John Jones, The Library; Henry Freeman, David Jones and Thomas Qriffith; with Mr Thomas W. Piggott (military representative), and Mr R. Llewelyn Owen (clerk).-There were twelve appeals, all with one exception married men. Conditional exemptions were granted in the case of appellants who were employed in excempted occu- pations auieh as agrioaltare. The rest were granted till the 30th of September. Military Wedding.—A pretty military wedding was solemised at the Caer- salem Chapel on Friday morning when Second-Lieutenant, D. Caradoc Evans, of the 3/7bb R.W.F., Whittington Camp, near Oswestry, was married to Miss JKatie D. Jones, Minafon. The pastor of the church (Rev. J. Gwynpro Davies) I pet f<>. nvd I If ceremony. The brides- maids were M'ss Jennie Jones (sister of the bi-id,-), Miss Mai»• Wynne, Glany- mor (niece), and Miss Hughes, Widnes, whilst Liputen?nt Einion EVRn, Dol. g?tt?y (cousin) actpd as bestman. The chapel was beautifully decorated with flowers and evergreens. The guests were many, and were entertained at the Waverley Cftfé, where speeches and well-wishes were expressed. The bappy pair left by motor to spend their honey- moon on the North Wales coast. Killed in Action.—The sad news was received on Monday of the death of Second Lieutenant Robert Griffith Rees, youngest son of the late Rev. William Rees, and Mrs Cordelia Edwards-Rees, London, late of Barmoutb, who was killed in action dnring the recent heavy charge, at the early age of 25 years. Lieutenant Rees gave up a splendid position and joined the London Welsh, and was one of the officers in charge of the contingent of soldiers who made the route march through Merionethshire about twelve months ago. He is well. known in Barmouth (the native place of his mother), and highly respected by all who came in contact with him. General' sympathy is felt with his sorrowing mother and family. The Barmouth Library.-Tbe Quarter- ly Meeting of the above institution was held on Wednesday last, under the presidency of Mr J. R. Williams, London City and Midland Bank. There were also present; Rev. R. Lloyd Roberts, M.A., R.D., Rev Gwynor6 Davies, Dr. J. Pugh Jones, Mr Henry Freeman, Mr EdWard Davies, Mr Morris G. Roberts, and Mr J. Jones (Secretary).—The reports of the Finance, Book, Billiard and Works Committees were submitted and adopted.- In stibmitting his quarter report for quarter ending June 30tb, 1916, the Secretary pointed out that notwithstanding the fact that a large number of members bad joined the colours, the working of the institution had been most successful, the financial balance far exceeding that of the corresponding period of last year.—It was reported that a large number of books,,including a complete set of John Strange Winter's works,had been presen- ted to the circulating department by Mr Fairfax Brown, Brynmynach. The Secretary was directed to convey the committee's most hearty vote of thanks to the donor.—Attention was called by the Rev. Gwynoro Davies to the lamen- ted fact that already a number of our brave oseh had fallen in the great cause 1: of freedom and humanity, both on land and sea, and it was possible, though they all fervently prayed that it would not be the case, that others would yet saorifice themselves for their King and country. In his Opinion, it behoved the, townspeople to band to- gotber and comtemplate some worthy form of memorial to commemorate the bravery and courage of our noble lads who bad gallantly laid down ,their lives in the cause of justice and freedom. He considered that such a memorial ought,abo,ve all cree 'da, sects and classes, and he thought that the Library was the only public institution in the town that exactly answered this description. As men and women of every shade of religion 'and politics were among its members, he suggested that the com- mittee should take the matter in hand. The Rev. R. Lloyd Roberts, while he expressed himself in accordance with the sentiments put forth by the last speaker, said that he considered the matter premature. At the present time they had not the faintest idea. of what the final results might be.—After further discussion it was conceded that it was premature to come to any final decision, and the matter was left in abeyance for the present. Red Cross Annual Report.-Commen- cing on November 17th, 1915, and ending on June 1st, 1916, a very success- ful season was brought to a close, and as a result, the following articles have been sent to the headquarters of the British Red Cross :-87 dtiv shirts, 27 night shirts, 17 pyjamas, 123 jug cover*, 514 dusters, 300 towels, 27 p.vjama ties, 310 pairs of day socks, 108 pairs of night; socks, 87 pairs of mittens and cuffs 195 scarves, 42 bed jackets, 6 pairs nf gloves, 1 dressing gown, 7 helmets, 72 cups, 4 floor clot lis, 154 hot water bottle covers, 4 cushions, 4 games, 2 pairs of hospital slippers, 153 walking sticks, 1732 roller bandages, old linen, etc. In all, the local commmittee liave sent 3976 articles from Barmouth this past winter season, as against 1700 the previous winter, so the women here are doing their "bit" for tba big push. The subscribers have not been. many, but the sale in aid of the fund realized 170 10s. Od. There were two concerts, given by the Butt-Rumford Concert Company and the Belgian Society, which very greatly helped ^natters along. We are greatly indebted to our members who have worked splendidly and un- tiringly, to the Rector for the use of the Church Hall for the sewing meetings, to the hon. auditor, to the proprietor of the Advertiser for so kindly puting in our weekly reports, and to many of the townspeople who have given us help in many ways. A list of the members who have qualified for Red Cross certificates for work accomplished this season will appear shortly. We have pleasure in appending our balance sheet for the season ending this last June RECEIPTS. Balance in hand April |(5tb, 1915 29 10 7 Donations 11 13 5 Proceeds of Sale 70 10 0 Belgian Concert 6 10 0 Butt-Rumford Concert 8 9 5 Interest 0 17 3 9127 10 8 PAYMENTS. Materials .oo oo. 99 3 9 Carriage 1 Postage 0 5 4 Cheque Book 0 4 2 Red Cross Medical Classes 1 17 6 Registration Fee with Head- quarters 0 2 6 1/7th R. W.F. Comforts Fund 20 0 0 Balance in band 4 19 4 X127 10 8 Examined and found correct, H. JONES, London City & Midland Bank, Ltd., Barmouth. FLORA M. HEATH, President, JENNIE M. DAVIES, Hon. Treasurer, GWENDOLYNE DENTON, Hon. Sec.

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