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•chalmkbs—Mcdoweu,.—On Nov. 23, at St. Mary's, Bryanstone-square, Patrick Henderson Chalmers, advocate, Aberdeen, to Janie, daughter of the late iEaeaa Ranald MoDonell, of Glengarry.

Irvine—Ramsay.—On Nov. 18, at Whiterashea, near Aberdeen, Francis Hngh Irvine, of the Inner Temple, barrister, to Mary Agnes, daughter of John Ramsay, of Barra.


Rhodes—On Nov. 16, at Newport, Isle of Wight, John Jackson Rhodes, solicitor.



Feiday, Not. 19, 1880.
Under the Bankruptcy Act, 1869.

Creditors must forward their proofs of debts to the
To Surrender in London.
Bradly, William, Naylor rd, Peckham. Pet Nov 18. Hazlitt. Dec
10 at 11

Dowley, Alfred, and William Bayley, Channing's bldgs, Clerkenwell Green, Glass Bevellers. Pet Nov IB. Brougham. Nov 30 at 11

Hicks, Samuel, Dulwich rd, Dulwich, of no occupation. Pet Nov

17. Brougham. Nov 80 at 12

To Surrender in the Country. Scotson, George Briggs, Holtby, near York, Railway Porter. Pet

Nov 13. Perkins, York. Nov 30 at 12 Ibbs, Robert Giles, Littlehampton, Sussex, Schoolmaster. Pet Nov

15. Jones, Brighton. Deo 1 at 11 Rooney, Michael, Sydenham rd, Croydon, Retired Merchant. Pet

Aug 15. Rowland, Croydon. Nov 30 at 2 Stabbins, Moses, Worle, Somerset, Farmer. Pet Nov 3. Lovibond.

Dec 1 at 11

Tuesday, Nov. 23, 1880. Under the Bankruptcy Act, 1869. Creditors must forward their proofs of debts to the Registrar. To Surrender in London. Legg, Albert, East Dulwich grove, Hop Merchant. Pet Nov 18.

Hazlitt. Doc 8 at 11 Willington, Henry, Earle Court rd, Kensington, Physician. Pet Nov 19. Pepys. Dec 8 at 11

To Surrender in the Country. Barons, Henry Lindon, Manchester, Lace Milliner. Pet Nov 19.

Lister, Manchester. Dec 9 at 12 Griffiths, Edwin, Liverpool, Builder. Pet Nov 18. Bellringer,

Liverpool. Dec 6 at 12 Melhuish, Emmanuel, Kentisbeare, Devon, Retired Farmer. Pet

Nov 18. Daw, Exeter. Dec 0 at 10.30 Whitley, Richard John, Nottingham, Lace Maker. Pet Nov 18. Speed, Nottingham. Dec 8 at 10.30

BANKRUPTCIES ANNULLED. Tdesdat, Not. 19, 1880. Lambart, Honourable Oliver George, Southend, Essex. Oct 19 Lyons, Benjamin, Edgware rd, Tailor. Nov 16 Oliver, Edwin Alfred, and Joseph Campbell, Gilesgate, Durham,

Ale and Porter Merchants. Nov 18
Page, Robert Everitt, Colebrooko row, Islington, out of business.
Nov 16

Thomas, Robert, Pontypridd, Glamorgan, solicitor. Nov 11
Liquidations by Arrangement.

Friday, Nov. 19, 1880.
Abbott, Charles, York, Hotel Keeper. Dec 2 at 11 at offices of Lee-
man and Co, Coney st, York
Acton, Thomas, Chester, Farmer. Dec 1 at 12 at offices of Moore,

Upper Bank st, Warrington Allen, John, George Gwyn, and Llewellyn Davies, Swansea, Boat Builders. Nov 29 at 11 at offices of Evans and Davies, Wind st, Swansea

Allison, John, Newbiggin-by-thc-Sea, Northumberland, Flour Dealer. Dec 1 at 1 at offices of Hoyle and Co, Collingwood st, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Almond. George, White Horse street, Stepney, Confectioner. Nov 27 at 10.15 at 545, Commercial road East. Hicks, Victoria-park road

Alsop, Fred Negus, Peterborough, Northampton, Rope Maker. Dec 6 at 12 at offices of Vcrgctto and Buckle, Market st. Peterborough

Astin, Septimus, Hunslct, Leeds, Provision Dealor. Dec 1 at 2 at

offices of Whiteley, Albion st, Leeds Babb, Frederick John, Wilton, Somerset, Carpenter. Dec 1 at 11 at

offices of Trenchant and Co, Hammet st. Taunton Balme, George, Mile End rd. Butcher. Dec 3 at 3 at offices of Win

nett, Lime st

Beer, William, Penarth, Glamorgan, Grocer. Nov 30 at 11 at offices

of Morgan and Scott, High st, Cardiff Bentley, Samuel, High Crompton, Elton, Bury, Lancaster,

Farmer. Dec 1 at 3 at offices of Taylor and Son, Mawdsley street,


Bird, William, Birmingham, Beer Retailer. Dec 1 at 3 at" offices of

Duke. Temple row, Birrningham Blake, John, Salisbury, Wilts, Coal Merchant. Nov 29 at 12 at St

Pancras Hotel

Bourne, Edward John, Worcester. Builder. Dec 3 at 12 at offices of

Corbett, the Cross, Worcester Bramley, John Simpson, Rotherham, York, out of occupation. Dec 3 at 11 at offices of Hoyle, Church st, RoUierham

Brown, William, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Licensed Victualler. Dec 6 at 2 at offices of Hodge and westmacott, Union chmbrs, Grainger st West

Buckley, Robert Orford. Mincing la, Produce Broker. Dec 7 at 12

at New Exchange buildings, George yard, Lombard st. Trinders

and Curtis-Hayward Butler, James. Glamorgan, Farmer. Nov 30 at 11 at offices of Howell,

Stepney st, Llanelly Chambers, Joseph, Acton Beanchamp, Worcester, Farmsr. Dec 6 at

of 3 at offices Thompson and Taylor, Pierpont st, Worcester Chappie, William Dyson, and Robert Samuel Batterby, Paradise rw,

Cambridge rd, Boot and Shoe Manufacturers. Doc 13 at 2 at offices

of Lousada and Emanuel, Austin-friars Christinas, Charles, Guildford, Surrey, Builder. Dec 1 at 2 at White

Lion Hotel, Guildford. Durbidge, Guildford Clapham, Thomas, Fenwick, York, Farmer. Dec 2 at 11 at Swan

Inn, Askern. Wright CLegg, Joseph, and George Crowther, Birstal, York, Common

Brewers. Dec 7 at 2 at the Commercial Hotel, Albion st, Leeds.

Wooler and Wooler, Batley Clough, Frank, and Stevenson Shackleton, WTbsoy, Bradford, York,

Worsted Manufacturers. Nov 30 at 11 at offices of Peel and Gaunt,

Chapel lane Bradford Coakley, Joseph, and William Jackson, Manchester, Yarn Doubters

Dec 10 at 2 at offices of Cobbett and Co, Brown st, Manchester Collett, Frederick Henry, Birmingham, Grocer. Doc 3 at 3 at offices

of Fallows, Cherry st, Birmingham Coode, William, Croydon, Surrey, Licensed Victualler. Nov 27 at

10.30 at the Green Dragon Hotel, High st, Croydon. Dennis,


Cooke, Herbert, Woodditton. Cambridge, Innkeeper. Dec 7 at 11.30

at the Rutland Arms Hotel, Newmarket. Fenn Cooney, Bernard, Coleman st, Lime and Cement Merchant. Nov 29

at 3 at 15, Finsbury pavement, Moorgate st. Hopkins, Finsbury


Corby, William Witty, Northampton, Plumber. Dec 7 at 3 at offices

of Becke, Derogate, Northampton Deny, Fletcher, Donnington-le-Heath, Leicester, Grocer. Deo 3 at

3 at offices of Wright, Belvoir st, Leicester Dice, John, Cumberland pi, Brixton rd. Builder. Dec 1 at 3 at the

Mason's Hall Tavern, Mason's avenue, Basinghall st. Gregory,

Cannon st

Duprat, Ernest, Gresham st, Merchant. Nov 27 at 12 at offices of

Chapman, jun, Fenchurch st Easton, William, Leeds, Engineer. Dec 2 at 3 at offices of Simpson

and Burrell, Albion st, Leeds Fcarnside, Joshua, and Jervis Benn, Leeds, Corn Millers. Nov 30

at 3 at offices of Creditors' Association, Park row. Leeds Fell, Joseph Crosbie, Crook, Durham, Contractor. Nov 30 at 11 at

offices of Proud, Market pi, Bishop Auckland Field, William, Carisbrooke Parkrd, Burgess hill, Builder. Dec 1

at 12 at offices of Champion, Northgate house, Pavilion, Brighton Foley, Edward, Birkenhead, Beerhouse keeper. Dec 6 at 3 at offices

of Thompson, Hamilton st, Birkenhead Fookes, Eli, Southaea, Military Pensioner. Dec 6 at 3 at offices of

Casey, St George's sq, Portsca. Feltham, Portsea Gillbanks, William, Barrow-in-Furness, out of business. Dec 4 at

11 at offices of Lowe, Mount pleasant, Liverpool Green, William Henry, Kingsdown, Bristol, Builder. Nov 27 at 13

at offices of Andrews, Nicholas st, Bristol. Ayro. Bristol Hackett, Charles Aquila, Birmingham, Grocer. Nov 30 at 12 at

offices of Hawkes and Weekes, Tsmplo st, Birrningham Hadfield, Joseph Edward, Widues, Lancashire, Greengrocer. Dec 3

at 1 at offices of Lowe, Mount pleasant, Liverpool Hall. James Ridley, and William Henry Hall, Newcastle-upon-Tyne,

Merchants. Nov 30 at 1 at offices of Hoyle and Co, Collingwood

st, Newcastle-upon-Tyne Harrison, Thomas, Golcar, nr Huddcrsfiold, Builder. Nov 25 at 3 at

offices of Ainley and Hall, New st, Huddersneld Harwood, George Fisher, Wells st, Falcon sq, Collar Manufacturer.

Nov 29 at 2 at offices of Philp, Walbrook Haslam, Samuel, Bolton, Lancashire. Beerseller. Nov 24 at 3 at

offices of Butter and Finney, Mawdsley st, Bolton Hawkins, Thomas, Birmingham, Bicycle Manufacturer. Dec 8 at

1.30 at offices of Harris, Moor st, Birmingham Hedge, Marshall, Thetford, Norfolk, Hairdresser. Dec 7 at 12 at tho

Anchor Hotel, Thetford. Mason, Methwold, Brandon Jacksou, James Thomas, Carnarvon, Photographer. Dec 3 at 11 at

offices of Rees, Castle st, Carnarvon Jackson, William Samuel, Birmingham, Coal Dealer. Dec 2 at 12 at

offices of Hodgson and Haigh, Waterloo st, Birmingham Kilham, Fredench, Tyd St Giles, Cambridge, Farmer. Dec 3 at 11

at offices of Wclchman and Carrick, Crescent, Wisbech Kemp, Alfred Mayhew, Love lane, Eastcheap, Commission Agent.

Deo 1 at 3 at offices of Lea and Brocklesby, Water-lane, Great

Tower st

King, William, Southampton, Hotel Proprietor. Dec I at 11 a office of Whittaker, Sussex rd, Southampton, Staniland, South* ampton

Knott, Richard, Manchester, Provision Merchant. Deo I at 3 at the Mitre Hotel, Cathedral yd, Manchester. Stevenson, Manchester

Knowles, Robert, Cartmel, Lancaster, Farmer. Nov 30 at 1.30 at tho

Station Hotel, Carnforth. Jackson, Ulverston Lewis, Morgan Llewellyn, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Grocer. Dec G

at 12 at offices of Collins, Broad st, Bristol. Morgan and Scott,


Linrtley, Samuel, Manchester, Calico Printer. Dec 9 at 3 at ■to, George st, Manchester. Cooper and Son, Manchester

Lister, Thomas, Swinehead. Lincoln, Fanner. Dec 6 at 12 at tho Falcon Inn, Boston. Snaith

Lucas, Thomas, Shcpperton, Builder. Dec 13 at 11 at offices cf Greenfield and Abbott, Queen Victoria st

Manzanos, Pedro, and Miguel Cristobal, Cardiff, Iron Ore Merchants. Dec 10 at 1 at offices of Tribe and Co, Moorgate st bldgs, Moorgate st. Intfl-dcw and Co. Cardiff

Maunders, Robert, ariug. Herts, Baker. Dec 8 at 11.30 at officas of Bullock and Penny, Great Berkhamstead

May. John, Exeter, Tea Dealer. Dec 2 at 2 at the Merchants Association, Broad st, Bristol. Toby, Exeter Marnard, James, Brenchley, Kent, Farmer. Dec 8 at 3 at the Star

Hotel, Maidstone. Gorham and Warner, Tonbridge Xe&rock, Thomas, Rock Ferry, Chester, Manager. Dec 2 at 2 at

offices of Fowler, Cable st, Liverpool Michael, Leon, St George st, St George's-in-the-East, Tailor. Nov

«S at 3 at offices of Oattliu, Wormwood st, Old Broad st Miller, Joseph, Lancaster rd. Netting hill, Builder. Dec 1 at 10 at

undoes of Mayor Cooke, Gray's inn sq Neesom. Matilda, Charles William Neesom, Walter Roger Neesom, and Samuel Arthur Neesom, Leeds, Provision Merchants. Doc 2 at 3 at offices of Brooke, East parade, Leeds Nettleton, John, Stanley, near Wakefield, Bricklayer. Nov 30 at 3

at offices of Barrett and Senior, Wood st, Wakefield Newbsry, Edward Walter, Angel lane, Stratford, Coffee house

Keeper. 3fov 29 at 2 at offices of Hopkins. Finsbury pavement Newer, Mary Annie, Dudley, Worcester, Confectiouer. Dec 3 at 11

at offices ox Whitehonse, jun, Castle st, Dudley Norman, John James, Portsea, Hants, out of business. Dec 3 at 4

as offices of Whitehall, Union st, Portsea Norton, Mary Brown, Balsall Heath, Worcester, BeerJRetailer. Dec

I at 3 at offices of Perry, Ann st, Birmingham Otfrffu, James, Todmorden, Lancaster, Licensed Victualler. Dec 3 A£3L3Ga£ Lord Nelson Inn, Cheapside, Todmorden. Hodgson, Burnley

Owens, William, and John Harris, Higher Tranmere, Builders. Deo

3 at 11 at offices of Knowles, Cook st, Liverpool Pain, Thomas, Margate, Kent, Fruiterer. Dec 6 at 4 at offices of

Parry. Union row, Margate Painter, William, Boscomb Park Estate, nr Bournemouth, Builder.

Dec 4 at 3 at offices of Trcvaniou, Branksoine terrace, Bourne

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Parker, Alfred, Sonthport, Lancaster, Share Broker. Dec 1 at 3 at

31. London st, Southport. Scott and Ellis Parkei, Thomas, Whitchurch, Salop, Farmer. Nov 30 at 11 at offices of Roberts, Union st, Crewe

, Edward. Stockton-on-Tees, Bacon Dealer. Nov 30 at 12 1 of Hunton and Bolsover, High st, Stockton-on-Tees

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, James, Huddersfleld, Packing Case Manufacturer. 2 at 3 at offices of Ainley and Hall, New st, Huddersfleld Reynolds, Alfred, Ilford, Essex, Farmer. Dec 3 at 13 at offices of

Cramp and Son, Philpot lane Riilnre, Martin, Jarrow, Durham, Tailor. Nov 29 at 11 at offices of

Moody, Clayton st West, Newcastle-upon-Tyne Rowley (and not Rowland as erroneously printed in last Gazette) CcmoUy, Stockbridge, York, Surgeon, Nov 26 at 3 at offices of

Co, Queen st ehbrs, Sheffield

es, Tislory, Wilts, Blacksmith. Dec 4 at 3 at offices •c, *jiell st, Shaftesbury

John Blaylock, and Arthur Joseph, Russell, Crompton rd, Greecrs. Nov 30 at 2 at offices of Warmington, Gresham 'fhall at

, Burton-upon-Trent, Iron Merchant. Dec 3 at 12 at * of Argyle and Sons, Gungate st, Tamworth Salt, Sidney, Cutthorpe, Derby, Licensed Victualler. Dec 10 at 3

at offilesof Gee, High street, Chesterfield Shaw. Vero Kenhall, Cecil st, Strand, Gent. Dec 10 at 3 at offices

of D&vta, Conduit st, Bond st Sly, Charles, tit Quebec st, Marylebone rd, Grocer. Nov 30 at 11 at < Sices of Butterfleld, Ironmonger-lane

ge Francis, Tipton, Stafford, Grocer. Nov 28 at 11 at Forrest, Church st, Oldbury

y, Mountain Ash. nr Aberdare, Contractor. _ Doc 2 at 12 f Reddoe, Canon st, Aberdare 11, Henry, Laverthorpe, York, Beerhouse keeper. Dec 0 at 11 at Ices of Wilkinson, St Helen's sq, York


I'h st, Chelsea, Builder. Dec 7 at 3 at the Cannon st. Hotel, Cannon st. Boxall and Boxall, Chancery lane Strafford. Edmund, Kingston-npon-Hull, Corn Factor. Dec 6 at 3 at office* of lackering, Parliament st, Kingstou-upon-Hull. Woodhouse, Kingston-upon-Hull Stroud, Charles, Wolverhampton, Stafford, Japauner. Doc 7 at 11.30

at offices of Dent and Son, Darlington st, Wolverhampton Stroud, Sidney Frederick, York, Hatter. Dec 2 at 3 at offices of

Josolyne and Co, King st, Cheapside. Crumbie, York Soroliffe, Henry, Hacup. Leicester, Beer Dealer. Dec 2 at 3 atofflces

of Wnjrht, Newchurch rd. Bacup Tamplin, George Frederick, Newport, Essex, Clerk in Holy Orders.

IVc 7 :tt 11 at offices of Wade, Saffron Walden Thomas, John William, Dowlais, Glamorgan, Grocer. Dec 3 at 11

*e *S, tilebeland st, Merthyr Tydfil. Lewis Thompson, William, Lower Heyford, Northampton, Boat Builder. Dec 3 at 11 at offices of Britten and Brown, St Giles's sq, Northampton

Thomson, John, Llangollen, Denbigh, Accountant. Deo 2 at 12 at Li'.Ti Hirtel, Hope st, Wrexham. James, Corwen

Thomson, Robert, Liverpool, out of business. Dec 2 at 11 at offices of Grace and Smith, Cook st, Liverpool

Yaaghan- Edward Alfred, Middleton rd, Dalston, Commercial Traveller. Dec 6 at 4 at offices of Podmore and Harte, Moorgate st

Veale, Thomas Faithful, Newquay, Cornwall, Boot and Shoe Manufacturer. Dec 6 at 12 at offices of Whitetield, St Columb

While, Charles, the elder, and Thomas White, Lincoln, Cork Sock Manufacturers. Dec Cat 2.30 at offices of Toynboe and Co, Bank at, Lincoln

Wriiteman, .Samuel, Molesworth, Northampton, Licensed Victualler. Dec 7 at 11 at King's Arms Inn, Thrapstone. Hunnybun and -Sons, Huntingdon

Wilkinson, Samuel, Leicester, Grocer. Dec 0 at 3 at officer of

Hesilrige, Buckby, Millstone lane, Leicester Willett, Thomas Grey, Rosherville Gardens, Refreshment Contractor. Dec 2 at 2 at offices of Moore and Son, Crosby sq,

Bishopsgato st. Morgan and Co, Coleman st Wilson, Edwin Christopher, Adderbury East, Oxford, out of business.

Doc 8 at 3 at Unicorn Hotel, Deddington. Kinch, Deddington Woodbourne, James, Kingsley, Hants, Agricultural Engineer. Nov

29 at 2 at Swan Hotel, Alton. Hughes and Co, Budge row Woods, Fred, Suffolk, Butcher. Dec 3 at 10.30 at offices of Martin,

Church st, Framlingham. Mills, Ipswich Yilk, Matthew Payne, East Dereham, Norfolk, Seedsman. Deo 1 at

11.30 at offices 01 Chittock and Woods, Bank st, Norwich

Tuksbay, Nov. 23,1890. Aitchison, Thomas, and Andrew Walker, Portland yd, St John's Wood, Builders. Dec 10 at 5 at Tilloy and Soames, Finsbury pavement

Andrews, James, Kinnersley, Hereford, Farmer. Dec 8 at 11 at

offices of James and Bodenham, St Peter st, Hereford Apple ton, Henry, Bow rd, Grocer. Dec 6 at 2 at offices of Solomon,

King st, Cheapside Bartlett, Jeremiah. Coin, St Denis, nr Northleach, Gloucester,

Butcher. Dec 2 at 12 at offices of Potter, Northfield House, North

pi, Cheltenham

Beaty, Adam,;Duffenhood, Northumberland, Shoemaker. Dec 6 at

2 at offices of Stanford, Collingwood st. Newcastle-upon-Tyne Benson, Thomas Ryton, Chandos rd, Stratford, Shirt Manufacturer.

Dec 14 at 12 atofnees of Bryce aud Co, Guildhall chambers, Basing

hall st. May, Bishopsgate st Without Beresfbrd, William, Birmingham, Brush Manufacturer. Dec 14 at 3

at offices of Marshall, New st, Birmingham Bezley, James Cadbury, Ives st, Chelsea, Carman Contractor. Dec

1 at 2 at offices of Williams, Bncklersbury Bicknell, Thomas Harrison. High st, Old Brentford, Grocer. Dec 3

at 2 at offices of Creditors' Association, Arthur st East. Carter

and Bell, Eastcheap Bonehill, Thomas Lewis, Leamington Priors, Stonemason. Dec 4 at

12 at offices of Overall and Son, Warwick st, Leamington Priors Boulton, William Henry, East Acklam, York, Farmer. Dec 7 at 3

at offices of Dale, Blake st, York Bowcock, Thomas, jun, and Richard Wilde. Birkenhead, Stonemasons. Dec 1 at 3 at offices of Looming, Duncan st, Birkenhead.

Thompson, Birkenhead Bowker, John Thomas, Blackburn, out of business. Doc 8 at 3 at

offices of Holland, Northgate, Blackburn Brett, George Richard, Caledonian rd. Fancy Repository Dealer.

Dec 1 at 4 at offices of Goatly, Westminster Bridge rd Brighton, Richard, Edgwaro rd, Builder. Dec 3 at 3, at offices of

Reynolds, Furnival's inn, Holborn Broome, John Dark, Greenwich, Provision Merchant. Nov 19 at 4

at the Legal and Mercantile Association, 23, Borough High st.

Harris, Lower Kennington lane Brown, Aaron, and Alfred Ingleton, Sheernoss, Fruiterers. Dec 7

at 2 at the Sun Hotel, High st, Chatham. Winch, Chatham Brown, George, Bedford terrace, Fulham, Builder. Dec 15 at 3 at

offices of Heathneld and Son, Lincolns's inn fields Brown, William Henry, St Neots, Huntingdon. Dec 15 at 11 at

offices of Wade-Gery, New st, St Neots Burrowes, Thomas Robert, Cold Overton, Leicester, Clerk in Holy

Orders. Doc 7 at 3 at offices of Owston and Dickinson, Friar lane,


Buxton, Maria, Stafford, Grocer. Dec 8 at 12 at North Western

Hotel, Stafford. Robinson, Eccleshill Charlesworth, William, Nottingham, Builder.Dec 17 at 3 at offices of

Lees, Sevorn chambers, Middle pavement, Nottingham Clough, Thomas, Leeds, Mill Furnisher. Dec 6 at 2 at offices of

Butler and Middlcbrook, Park sq, Leeds Collins, Henry John, Stourbridge, Worcester, Stone Mason. Nov

29 at 10 at offices of Prescott, Stourbridge Cooper, William, Norwich, Watchmaker. Dec 10 at 12 at Guildhall

Coffee house, Gresham st. Sadd and Linay, Norwich Cox, Henry, Maysonle terrace, Battersea, Grocer. Dec 8 at 3 at offices

of Daniel, Bedford row Crampton, Archibald Henry, Dorset st, Islington, Wheelwright.

Dec 6 at 3 at offices of Parkes, Queen Victoria st Craven, Walter, Oxton, Chester, Accountant. Dec 1 at 2 30 at offices

of Oliver and Co, Cook st, Liverpool Crase, Thomas, Liverpool, Builder. Dec 9 at 2 at offices of Davies,

the Temple, Dale st, Liverpool Crver. John, Ashton-under-Lyne, Cotton Spinner. Dec 7 at 12 at

6ld Townhall, King st, Manchester. Cobbett and Co. Manchester Dixon, Thomas, Hart on, York, Schoolmaster. Dec 4 at 12 at offices

of Crumbie, Stonegate, York Doie, William, Nicholas lane, Licensed Victualler. Dec 14 at 3 at

offices of Shearer, Basinghall st. Proctor and Andrews, Princes

st, Spitalfields

Down, Frederick, Hitrh st, Upper Sydenham, Boot and Shoe Maker.

Dec 14 at 12 at IB, Walbrook. Rumney Durham, Charles, Vernon Cochrane, Barton Grind rod, and William

Hector, Manchester, Morchants. Dec 3 at 3jit B Committee Room,

Old Townhall, King st, Manchester. Sale and Co, Manchester Eadcs, Philip, RushaU near Walsall, Stafford, Licenced Victcaller.

Dec 0 at 11 at offices of Stanley, Bridge st, Walsall East, William, jun, Great Gransden, Huntingdon, Farmer. Dec 4

at 3 at 0, Benet st, Cambridge. Symonds Edwards, William, Watcrbeach, Cambridge, Farmer. Dec 4 at 12

at offices of Ellison and Co, Alexandra st, Petty Cury, Cambridpo Ellncott, William, Streatham place, Brixton, Job Master. Dec Ml2

Mullen's Hotel, Ironmonger lane. Wilson and Co, Copthall bldgs Fn?g, Joseph, Goswcll rd, China Dealer. Doc 2 at 1 at 9, Argyll st,

Regent st. Rashlcigh, Borough Hijrh st Fairbura, William, Guisborough, York, Wine Merchant. Dec 9 at 1

at offices of Buchanan, Townhall, Marketplace, Guisborou^h Finney, Samuel, Longton, Stafford, Furniture Dealer. Nov Ii9 at 11

at offices of Clarke and Hawley, Church st, Longton Fox, Edward, Woodville terrace, West Kensington, Stonemason.

Dec 8 at 12 at offices of Mote, Walbrook

Fletcher, William, Greenwich, Ripley, Derby, Common Brewer* Nov 30 at 11.30 at the Bell Hotel, Sadler gate, Derby. Cursham, Ripley

Foyster, James Lee, Attleborough, Norfolk, "Wine Merchant. Nov 29 at 12 at the Norfolk Hotel, St. Giles st, Norwich. Palmer, Essex st, Strand

Franks, Joshua, Leicester, Draper. Dec 7 at 12 at offices of Shires,

Market st, Leicester Freer, George, Oadby, Leicester, Milkman. Nov 29 at 11 at offices

of Hunter and Curtis, Halford st, Leicester French, Thomas, Giggleswick, York, Joiner. Dec 4 at 11 at offices

of Drayshaw, Settle Froggett, John, Penrith, Cumberland, Hosier. Dec 13 at 3 at the

Salutation Hotel, Victoria rd, Penrith. Cant, Penrith Gibbs, Thomas, J odd st, Euston rd, Provision Merchant. Dec 6 at

2 at offices of Bird, Bedford row Gill, Thomas Richard Darby, Taunton, Somerset, Whitesmith. Dec

I at 11 at offices of Edwin Wotton and Co, East st, Taunton. Foster and Easton, Taunton

Green, George, Overbury, Worcester, Farmer. Dec 13 at 12 at offices of New & Co, Evesham

Greenhow, Joseph, Maryport, Cumberland, Joiner. Dec 7 at 11 at offices of Collin, Kirbyst, Maryport

Haslam, James Nathaniel, Manchester, Veterinary Surgeon. Dec 6 at 3 at Grosvenor Hotel, Deansgate, Manchester. Hill, Manchester

Hemmings, William, Standlakc, Oxford, Baker. Dec 7 at 2 at offices

of Kilby and Mace, West st, Chipping Norton Heyworth, Edward, Bradford, York, Stuff Merchant. Dec 6 at 3 at

offices of Gordon, Bank st, Bradford Hibberd, Edwin Henry, Kingsomborne, Hants, Baker. Dec 3 at 2.30

at White Horse Hotel, Romsey. Bailey and White, Winchester Hinchliff, George, Clifton ter, Clapham, Greengrocer. Dec 13 at 3

•10, Southampton bldgs, Holborn. Cooper, Chancery lane Holliday, William, Stockton-on-Tees, Beer Retailer. Dec 3 at 3 at

offices of Tweedy, High st, Stockton-on-Tees Honer, George, Shrewsbury, Salop, Artificial Manure Merchant.

Dec 6 at 3 at offices of Clarke and Sons, Swan hill, Shrewsbury Hornsby, Thomas, Weardale, Durham, Grocer. Dec 8 at 12 at Turf

Hotel, Collingwood st, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Proud, Bishop


Ingleby, John, Burton, Chester, Farmer. Nov 29 at 3 at offices of

Thompson, Hamilton st, Birkenhead Jackson, Herbert Evelyn, Bishops rd, Victoria pk. Fur Skin

Dresser. Dec 9 at 3 at offices of Munns and Longden, Old Jewry Jackson, Thomas George, Birmingham, Tobacconist. Dec 3 at 11 at

offices of Peet, Colmore row, Birmingham Jaucb, Charles Albert, Fann Bt, Baker. Dec 1 at 3.30 at offices of

Eves and Sons, Mark lane. Palmer, Charles sq, Hoxton Jones, Daniel, Llanfairfechan, Carnarvon, Shoemaker. Nov 26 at

II at offices of Hughes and Pritchard, Bangor

Jones, William, Castelhnawr, Llanon, Carmarthen, Farmer. Dec 6

at 11 at offices of Howell. Stepney st, Llanelly Kekwicfc, Robert, Sunderland, Surgeon Dentist. Dec 0 at 11 at offices

Green, John st, Sunderland King, John Thomas, Rournemouth, Southampton, Veterinary Sur.

geon. Dec 7 at 3 at offices of Preston, Observer chambers, Albert

fd, Bournemouth Lee, John, Fiskerton, near Newark, Nottingham. Farmer. Dec 3 at

11.30 at offices of Parsons and Bird, Eldon chmbrs, Nottingham Leoffier, Louis, Manchester, Waste Merchant. Dec I t at 3 at offices

of Addleshaw and Warburton, Norfolk st, Manchester Lord, William, Scarborough, York. Cabinet Maker. Dec 13 at 2 at

Printers Hall, Little Trinity lane. Pritchard and Co Lumsden, Archibald, Sunderland, Rolling Sun Blind Maker. Dec 6

at 11 at offices of Brown and Son, Sunderland Lunt, Samuel, ami John Oakley, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Brown

Ware Manufacturers. Dec 1 at 11 30 at offices of Sword, Cheapside, Hanley

Maltby, Arthur, Cambridge, Taylor. Dec 9 at 3 at offices of Turner,

St Andrew's st, Cambridge McEune, Robert, and Michael Wright McEune, Gateshead, Durham,

Provision Merchants. Dec 2 at 1 at offices of Hoylo and Co,

Collingwood st, Newcastle-upon-Tyne Morgan, John, Skcwen, nr Neath, Glamorgan, Bootmaker. Dec 4

at 11 at offices of Davies, Alma pi, Neath Morrisb, Charles, Bcechholme torrace, Upper Clapton, Fancy

Draper. Dec 6 at 12 at offices of Ladbury and Co, Cheapside.

Owles, Chancery lane Nicholson, Luke, Elm, nr Wisbeach, Cambridge, Farmer. Dec 6 at

at 12 at offices of Millington and Simpson, Bargate Boston Nicklin, William, Preston, Lancaster, Provision Dealer. Dec 7 at

11 at offices of Ascroft, Cannon st, Preston Norwood, William, and James Norwood, Eton, Buckingham, Coach

Builders. Dec 9 at 11 at offices of Barrett and Dean, High st,


Oakley, John, Shelton, Stafford, Manufacturer. Dec 1 at 12.30 at

offices of Sword, Cheapsidc, Hanley Oliver, George Arthur, Llanllwchaiarn, Montgomery, General

Dealer. Dec 6 at 12.30 at the Crown Hotel, Shrewsbury.

Williams and Co, Newtown Owen. Henry, Buckingham Palace rd, Sanitary Engineer. Nov 30

at 3 at offices of Hughes, St Benet pi, Gracechurch st Pagett; William, Wolverhampton, Engineer. Nov 30 at 11 at offices

of Wilcock, Queen sLWolverhampton Harker, Thomas, sen, Worcester, Livery stable Keeper. Dec 8 at 12

at offices of Hughes, Pierpoint st, Worcester Parry, Thomas, Neston, Chester, Brewer. Dec 7 at 2 at offices of

Lyon and Reynolds, Fenwick st, Liverpool Partridge, Daniel Edward, Sydney st, Poplar, Grocer. Nov 30 at 4

at 262, High Holborn. Staniland, North rd, Highgate Peachey, Elias Fox, Kingston upon Hull, Builder. Dec 3 at 3 at

offices of Pickering Kingston upon Hull Poarce, William Frederick, Battersea pk rd, Grocer. Dec 7 at 2 at

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Held on NOVEMBER 18th, 1879.


The Directors have now to present thoir Report on the operations nf the thirty-second financial year of the Society ending June 30th, 1880.

During the year 6,206 proposals wero made to the Society for assuring the sum of £2,310,346. Of these proposals 4,717 wero accepted for the assurance of £1,760,320, and policies were issued for that amount. The immediate annuities granted during the year wero for £12,370 -is. lOd.

The income received from premiums, after deducting the amount paid for re-assurance, was £146,992 10b. 4cl, including £56,961 7s. 7d. in premiums for the first yoir of assurance.

The balance of the interest account amounted to £116,126 17s. 94., which, together with the receipt from premiums, raised the income of the Society to £563,119 8s. Id. for the year. The accrued interest which had not been received at the dato of closing the accounts, is included in the item of "Outstanding Interest" among the assets.

The claims made upon the Society, and admitted during tho year under Life Assurance policies, were for an amount of £210,897 10s., of which sum £3,ooo was re-assured, whilst the claims under policies for Endowments that had matured amounted to £100,655 2s. 5d. Tho sum of £36,696 6s. 8d. was paid for the surrender of policies

After providing for these amounts—for tho annuities falling due within the year—for all necessary office expenses, and other charges on the income of the year, there remained a balance of £175,330 13s. 7d., on the receipts of the year, which augments the fund available for the existing policies of the Society. This fund at

the end of the financial year was thus raised to £2,759,91217s. lOd., and together with £65,014 5s. 9d. reserved for the settlement of claims outstanding, for the payment of annuities not applied for, and for other purposes specified in the balance-sheet, make up a total of £2,824,927 3s. 7d., in realized assets, as shown in the second Schedule appended tD this lteport.

Tho accounts have been duly audited by G. H. Ladbury, Esq., the Public Accountant (a Shareholder of tho Society), on tho partof tho Shareholders; and by the Notary Public, W. W. Venn, Esq. (a Policyholder), on behalf of the Policyholders. The wholo of the securities and documents representing the assets of the Society huve been verified, both by the Directors and by the Auditors.

The amount of funds available for investments during the year has been placed so as to yield an average rate of interest of 4J per cent. The dividends and interest received during tho year compared with the amount of funds at the end of tho year show an average rate of interest of £4 4s. Id. per cent.

The Direct ors retiring on the present occasion aro Messrs. Wm. Trego, A. H. Smee, and R. Crawley, who, being eligible and willing to servo again, aro recommended by tho Board to constitute the list for re-election.

Mr. Ladbury and Mr. Venn retire as Auditors, but, being eligible they are candidates for election, tho former on behalf of the Share holders, and the latter on behalf of the Policyholders.

Tho Directors offer their congratulations on the 1 pcrity of the Society.

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£2,824,927 3 J


Mortgages on Property within the United Kingdom £183,211 15 •

Mortgages on Property out of the United Kingdom... nil.

Loans to Corporations and other minor public bodies 160,852 14 1

Loans on the Company's policies 193,965 5 I

Investments:— .

In British Government Securities 148,o99 11 I

Foreign Government Securities 464,643 6

Railway Debentures and Debenture Stocks 836,570 19

Railway Shares (preferred and guaranteed) ... 46,404 15

House Property 465,473 10

Loans upon Personal Security 39,909 6

Credit Premiums 36,362 8

Advances on Reversionary Interests and on Deposit

of Securities 33,097 10

Furniture and Fittings 8,574 4

Stamps and Stationery 1,500 0

Agents' Balances 07,442 17

Outstanding Premiums 84,685 9

Outstanding Interest and Rent 33,812 4

Cash in hand and on Current Account 31,101 2

£2,82-4,927 3


(Signed) W. H. THORNTHWAITE, Chairman.
R. CRAWLEY, Director.
W. TREGO, Director.
F. A. CURTIS, Actuary and Secretary.
We have verified, at the Bank of England, tho inscription of t
Government Funds in the name of The Gkesiiam Life Assuean
Society, and have examined the books, documents, and securit
representing the property contained in this Balance Sheet, and here
certify the correctness of the same.

(Signed) G. H. LADBURY, >

Dated November 4th, 1880.

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