M ^iiP? The County Observer Forty-seventh Year of Publication. -0- Scale for Advertisements. PER INSERTION. Official Announcements. Single Column. Parliamentary Addresses,. I Xiegal Notices ?" 6d. per line. Prospectuses of Companies ) Election Addresses ") Property and Stock Sales I Auction Sales [ Municipal and other bodies | Ordinary Notices. }- 3s. per inch in depth. Balance Sheets Statements of Accounts. Houses Wanted Houses to Let J Entertainments. ) Agricultural Shows. Subscription Lists. }» Is. 6d. per inch. Wedding Presents ) J SMALL PREPAID ADVERTISEMENTS. Servants Wanted J2 words 18 words 24 words Situations Vacant. Apartments Wanted Apartments to Let 6d. 9d. b. Money to Lend Articles Lost Articles Found Articles for Sale J Three weeks for double above charges. Most be paid for when the order is given, or double the above scale charges will be made. Remittances received in Postage Stamps. 01-11 Printing of every Description ATTCTIONEEBS' Particulars, Posters, & Catalogues. BOXUCTOBS' Prospectuses Lithographic Maps, & Plan. TRADESMEN'S Cards, Bill Heads, & Note Headings. Al communications to J. H. CLARK, CJomsrTY OBSERVER Office, USK, Monmouthshire. .1 WANTED, M WORKING WOODWARD, for WOLVESNEWTON ESTATE.—Apply, W. C. A| WniiAMs and TWEEDY, Solicitors, Monmouth. URSE WANTED at once, for country, not JLi under 18. Some experience, One child, 16 jronths.—MRS. SHEPPARD, BettwsNewydd Rectory, TJsk. SKETCHES OF MONMOUTHSHIRE-pub- k: lished by J. H. Clark in March, 1868, cloth, gilt, at 2s.—Double the Published Price will be given for Clelln Copies sent to the PUBLISHER of the County Observer" Newspaper, Usk. OR SALE, CABBAGE PLANTS, 9d per 100. JL W. W. ROGERS, Llantrissent. 1?OR SALE, in Upk, a quantity of good CIDER PEARS.—Apply, WALTERS, Llangvvm Mill. FOR SALE, about 20 Pure Prize-bred Rouen DUCKS and DRAKES Price from S.«. to 35s. each. Also a quantity of 1900 Pure-bred Black Minorca and Buff Orpington HENS, 5s. each.— Apply, S. COOK, Llangibby Castle, Usk. TO LET, The HILL FARM, in the parish of WOLVESNEWTON, from 2nd February next.— Apply, W. C. A. WILLIAMS and TWEEDY, Solicitors, Monmouth. npo LET, good Aftermath, or Cattle and Colts JL taken on Tack.—Apply, WALTERS, XJangwm Hill. ANBADOC. -COTTAGE and GARDEN TO jLj LE T.—Apply to Miss PHILLIPS, Myrtle Villa County Courts in Circuit 24. COURTS will be held at the several Court-towns on this Circuit, before His Honour JUDGE OWEN, the Judge thereof, on the days and at the time hereunder mentioned- Time a.m. Oct. Nov. Dec. Chepstow 10 21 4 2 Barry 10 1 6 3 Cardiff 10 2 6 4 „ 10 3 7 5 „ 10 4 8 6 „ 10 5 9' 7 Abergavenny 10 7 9 Blaenavon 10 21 Tredegar 9.30 8' 12 10 Pontypool 10 9 13 II Newport 10.30 10 14 It 11 11 II 15 IS Monmouth 10 22 16 17 Boss 9.30 12 14 Crickhowell.. 11 29 ] 6 Usk 11.30 18 18 BRADFORD'S UNIVERSALLY APPROVED LAUNDRY and DAIRY MACHINERY. Over 450 Gold & Silver Medals and First Prize Awards 4. Voicell" Washing, Wringing, and Mangling Machine*, Laundry Requisites, "Diaphragm" Churns, Butter 1V rkers. Dairy Appliances. liberal Cash Terms. Illustrated Catalogues Post Free. THOMAS BRADFORD ife Co., 140-142, High London, London 130, Bold Street, Liverpool; Victoria Avenue, Manchester; Crescent Iron Works, Salford '16, -laue ■ WATCH & CHASM FOB OWE PAY'S WORK. £ Boya and Girls pan get a NICKBI> ^\|7^ A PLATED WATCH, also a CHAIN AND JFT, CHAKM,forsellingUdozeiipackngesoI Br" FJ BIJUINE at Fivepence each. Send your VF/IVLB full address including name of County, by return mail, and we will forward the Bluina post paid, and a laree premium list. No money required. BLUINE Co. (Department Fiji 241, Gipsy Road. Went Norwood. 1 241, Gipsy Road. Went Norwood, London, I PUBLIC NOTICE! THE GREAT ANNUAL AUTUMNAL SALE OF FURNITURE, Carpets, Linoleums, Floor Cloths, Fenders, Lamps, Bedding, Bedsteads, Dining, Drawing, and Bedroom Suites, American Organs, Pianofortes, &c., will be held through- out the month of October, 1901, by BEVAN AND COMPANY, When the whole of the immense stocks, in their various branches, will be so greatly reduced in prices, as to ensure clearance for the large quantities of goods now in preparation for the winter's trade. Purchasers will thus be afforded a P "A u RARE OPPORTUNITY Of securing thoroughly reliable goods at marvellous prices! Call and see the substantial 0 reductions made—amounting in many cases to fully 25 per cent. in order to clear-before r y purchasing elsewhere. Delivery free, within 100 miles. Illustrated Catalogues gratis and post free. BEV AN AND COMPANY (LIMITED), Registered, and known throughout Wales and Monmouthshire, as THE CARDIFF FURNISHERS," CLARENCE-ST. & Hanbury-Ed., PONTYPOOL. ALSO AT NEWPORT, CARDIFF, AND SWANSEA. SEE 'v /sr SIMPSON'S PONTYPOOL, FOR T A" UP-TO-DATE CLOTHING FOR GENTS, YOUTHS, & BOYS' WEAR. GOOD AND CHEAP. GOOD AND CHEAP. qrr Awk v A lyfc nujuLOWAY, o OMTMXRT Cures Lumbago, Sciatica, Sprains, Rheumatism, Stiff Joints and Contracted Muscles. THERE IS MAGIC IN ITS TOUCH When applied to Poisoned Wounds, Sores, Bad Legs, Piles, Fistulas, and all Ailments of an Inflammatory nature. FOR SKIN DISEASES IN AL.I. FORMS fIT CANNOT BB EQUALLED. Manuftictured only at 78, New Oxford Street, London sold by all Chemists and Medicine Venaorg. Vetches (Winter), 7s 9d bushel; an excellent sample Rye, best procurable this Season, 5s bushel BASIC SLAG. taA FEEDING CAKES. English Linseed Cakes Compound Fattening Cakes Robinson's Cotton Cakes At Lowest Prices for Prompt Payment The Executors of the late Edward Jones, CENTRAL SUPPLY STORES, USK. RICHARD HERBERT, I TWYKT SHOP, USK AGENT FOR W. AND A. Gilbey. J £$ TRY OUR PORT, SHERRY, CLARET, MADEIRA, HOCK, & OTHER WINES Sure to give satisfaction. At I Sure to give satisfaction. Rogers' A.K. and other Ales in 4=1, 9, and 2 18 Gallon Casks. QUART FLAGON ALE 4/- PER DOZEN. I if 15 et a I Tie "Comtf Otarn" lew per and v S" PrintiM Ctffl, It — PUBLISHING OFFICES BRIDGE STREET, USK S|$Srottlg $'V[aU has been established 46 years, and from the J advantageous position of the Publishing Offices- IN THE CENTRE OF THE COUNTY OF MONMOUTH —and its Circulation in the Rural and Agricultural Districts it stands PRE-EMINENT AS AN ADVERTISING MEDIUM For the Sale by Auction of Farming Stock, Produce, Furniture, and Landed Property; for Wants of all kinds, & within a radius of many miles. It is read by all classes of the community, being essentially A FAMILY PAPER combining Reports of Local Events (many not dealt with at all by other journals or very shortly noticed), Local Courts; County, District and Parish Councils, and other Public Bodies; with Interesting Notes on Local and General Current Topics, Sports, &c.; Historic Sketches; Field, Farm, and Garden Operations Housekeepers' Recipes; Ladies' Fashions; Art and Literature; Markets; A Serial Story; And a variety of other interesting reading matter. Special Reports are given of the Meetings of the Monmouthshire County Council, the Monmouthshire Chamber of Agriculture, g-c., With which no other Paper in the County attempts to vie. .w- -u'>- -o.L LLANTRISSENT. A SALE OF WORK Will be held at the SCHOOL, On Tuesday, October 22nd, 1901. Rummage, Useful, Fannj fy Refreshment Stalls. Admission, 3d Dancing at 8.30. Admission, Is. each, Roger Edwards' Charity—Alms- house and Country Branches. TO BE LET, BY TENDER, from 2nd February JL next, Cefn Buchan Farm, now in the occupa- tion of Mr JAMBS PERROTT, comprising 77a. 2r. 36p. Also TRELAY FARM, in the occupation of Mr THOMAS WILLIAMS, comprising 47a. Or. Op., both situate in the Parish of LLANGWM, and about 4- miles from Osk. Tenders to be sent in and endorsed Tender for Farm," on or before the 4th NOVEMBER next, to the undersigned, W. B. GETHING, The Cedars, Llanbaddock, near Usk,. TV I ACCIDENTS OF ALL KINDS, RAILWAY ACCIDENTS, EMPLOYEES' LIABILITY, INSURED AGAINST. THEFT INSURANCE AND FIDELITY BONDS GRANTED BY THE RAILWAY PASSENGERS' ASSURANCE COMPANY. Established 1849. Claims paid: £ 4,300,000 64, CORNHILL, LONDON A. YIAN, Secretary. Local Agent: Mr. J. B. MAYEES, G.W. Railway, Pontypool Road. ■ Great London Victories, DAIRY SHOW. 1901. Specimens of Roots grown from WEBBS' SEEDS were awarded All the first Prizes In open competition with Seeds supplied by other Houses. 1st Prize. Webbs' Mammoth Long Red Mangold. 2nd Prize. Webbs' Mammoth Long Red Mangold. 1st Prize. Webbs' New Smithfield Globe Mangold. 1st Prize. Webbs' New Buffalo Swede. 1st Prize. Webbs' Collection of Roots, etc. 149 Entries Great Britain. WEBB & SONS, The King's Seedsmen, WORDSLEY, STOURBRIDGE. WE GIVE for A GUINEA I pair White Witney Blankets, 7Ibs. weight, 2J lone a* Under Blanket, whipped botS K f 11 W^e- 1 Pair Heavy Twill Sheets. 2jyds. by 2yds. 1 handsome Mosaic Quilt, fast colors. ?«ii iF 2?>'ds- wide, and 2 Cotton Pillow Cases. full size buttoned ends, superior quality and finish. carriage paid on receipt of P.O.O. iEJ"DS' Mai*ket s<» Stafford.