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annual general meeting by adding the words "and the five of such ten who suggested that the sense of the general body of members should bave been have been longest in office shall not be eligible for re-election for twelve months." taken on the subject, but he thought that to a certaio extent the members of He referred to a similar motion wbich had been brought forward in 1873 the council must be trusted. The members of the council had no strong al a special meeting and carried, but which had been lost at a special meeting views upon the subject of the change, and if the society, as a society, were called for the purpose of confirming it, when the council produced an opinion desirous of having ihe asterisk restored, the council would, of course, give the of counsel that it was ultra vires. He could not see how that could be, and measure their best consideration. His own judgment, which he thonght was contended that the society would gain considerably by the fresh blood which shared in by bis colleagues, was that they had better leave it where it was. would be brought into the council if his motion were adopted.

Mr. PARKER thought it was simply a question of £10 10s., the payment of Mr. MACARTHUR seconded the motion.

which he believed the meeting would most heartily authorize. When they Mr. Finch said the motion sought to deprive the members, the electoral wanted to know something of a solicitor with whom they were not acquainted, body, of their right to elect those gentlemen whom they migbt feel to be the the first thing they did was to turn to the Law List and see whether he had most efficient members of the council. If they had such a rule they could not the asterisk or not ; and now Mr. Walters was claiming that tbey should refer have the best men on the council. Many men would not care to take office to a book of two years' standing instead of one of forly. The Law List was with a halter round their necks, knowing that after the experience of years | used by everybody, whether members of the profession or not, whilst the required to make a member of the council, instead of getting nearer to the calendar only went to the members of the society. honour of being president, they were to be told they must go,

Mr. Finch, in reply, understood that by reason of the action of the council Mr. D. T. MILLER having spoken in favour of the motion, it was put to the the asterisk could not be restored under a cost of thirty guineas, but they meeting and negatived by a large majority.

were in the hands of a highly-respectable firm, and they might rely upon their Mr. Fincu introduced a motion, of which he had given notice, requesting doing it without attempting to extort $500. It could be restored by thirty the council to “take all such reasonable and proper steps 48 may be necessary guinens, and in his opinion it was worth 300 guineas. for having restored to the Official Luw List the star or asterisk that, from the The motion was carried, with scarcely a dissentient, amidst applauge. year 1822 continuously to the year 1881, has distinguished the names of mem- Mr. KIMBER moved “That, as the tendency of recent and prospective bers of the society appearing therein." He observed that had the suggestion legislation is to extend the jorisdiction of the county courts, the whole for depriving the members of the star come from someone outside the society question of their practice and procedure be referred to a committee of this it would bave been looked upon as a piece of vandalism. The council had, no society, to consider it and report to the council thereon." He urged that the doubt, heen actuated by the highest motives, but they had determined no more the question was investigated the more the public would be opposed to longer to pay the small fee required by the publishers of the Law List, or take tbe handing over of any more business to the county courts as at present conwhat little trouble was necessary in order that the star might be affixed to the stituted. Up to a certain figure the county courts bad been productive of names of members as had hitherto been the case. It was true the names of great public good, but when they had imposed upon them the administration the members appeared in the society's calendar, but the Official Law List was of Admiralty, Equity, and Bankruptcy business, and now tbe Employers A document of copsiderable age, and one to which every body referred who | Liability Act, the burden was greater than they could bear. wanted to know anything about a solicitor. The calendar was issued by a Mr. Ď, T. MILLER seconded the motion. private body as far as it was concerned, and could never come into competition Mr. G. A. CROWDER, as a member of the Legal Procedure Committee, with the Law List. This change had been made silently and without observed that the committee were of opinion that this measure ought to be any application to the members that their views might be made known. considered, but very few of the members of tbe committee bad practical

Mr. RUBENSTEIN seconded the motion. He thought the society should ac. acquaintance with county court work, and they thought the subject bad quire the right to print the Official Law List.

better be relegated to another committee, who might be better able to deal Mr. WALTERS, in the unavoidable absence of Mr. Lake, the chairman of the with it. They were certainly of opinion that it was a subject which ongbt finance commi teee, who had been most concerned in the alteration, was to be djeongged and settled. afraid he must range himself in opposition to Mr. Finch on this Mr. S. Day would just remind the council that there was a society called occasion. Mr. Finch had held up the Liw List to admiration as a piece the County Court Society, and that would be a good list from wbich to take of perfection, but he (Mr. Walters) held in bis band a list of the errors of the

the names for the new committee. last Law List in wbich the asterisk appeared. These errors amounted to no Mr. KIMBER asked whether that was not a society of officials. less than 102 amongst the country members of the society, and 82 amongst the Mr. DaY replied in the affirmative, but remarked that because a solicitor London members, making a total of 184. They were omissions of the asterisk

was an official be should not be tabooed from exercising bis knowledge. in almost every case. That was the result of an accurate list of the members

Mr. H. E. GRIBBLE thought the present not a very appropriate time to being furnished to the publishers. The publishers, when these errors were form the committee when tbere was a obance of extra work being thrown pointed out, at first said they had not been furnished with an accurate

on the county courte. He submitted that it sbould be postponed until they list. He (Mr. Walters) had seen ihe very list that was sent to them, which

| know what the result of the new roles would be, and moved an amendment was accurate and complete, and what showed they were in error was the fact

accordingly. that they had never been paid their usual £10 10. for the last publication.

Mr. HAYWARD seconded the amendment. The arrangement as to tbe payment of £10 10s. dated from 1879. Prior to

Mr. RICHARDSON asked those gentlemen who did not practise in the that time the publishers bad sent the proof sbeets for correction, and very

| county courts to abstain from voting on a measure in which tbey had little frequently they were sent too late for correction without reprinting, and he

or no interest. Those of them who praotised in the county courts knew thought that on the last occasion it bad cost £120 to repript the proof sheets which were put forward with so many errors. Under these circumstances

what great need there was for reform.

The amendment was negatived, and the motion was then put and carried. the arrangement of 1879 was come to; under it ihe secretary furnished them with the necessary lis's. When the publication of the calendar was decided

A committee was formed of the following gentlemen, with power to add

to their pomber :-Mr. F. K. Monton, Mr. Whitehead, Mr. Roberts, Mr. upon, the caleddar committee came to the conclusion, in view of the great

J. E. Fox, Mr. Robedstein, Mr. E. Kimber, Mr. H. H. Richardson, Mr. inaccuracy of the Law Lint in this respect, that the members should appear in the society's own official list. The whole of the Law List was not official;

| Proudfoot, Mr. J. Mote, and Mr. R. J. Macarthur. The only official list of members of the society was in lbe society's calendar,

Mr. FRANCIS MILLER, looking at the hoor which bad been reached, by The asterisk in the Law List was simply an arrangement made by the

leave withdrew the motion of which be bad given notice for the passing of council with tbe publishers as tradesmer, and if there was a demand for the

& uew bye-law, as follows, “That a general meeting of the society shall asterisk to app-ar the publishers would find it worth their while to put it in

be held at such time and place in the month of January or February as the themselves. Why should the society pay the £10 10s. a year, and employ the

coupoil sball appoint,” remarking that he would again bring it forward at society's own staff in ineffe ctually endeavouring to perfect their publication,

tbe next annual meeting. when they could take it themselves from the society's calendar to print it ?

The following notice of motion in the name of Mr. C. Ford stood on the The calendar appeared in February, the Law List in April, and the publishers

paper, but upon the CHAIRMAN calliug apon Mr. Ford no adswer was were welcome to every information they could get from the calendar. The

returned :- "That the sopplemental report of the Legal Procedure Com. calendar was complete informations as regarded every:bing connected with the

mittee of the society, as appointed by the society on the 18th November, society, and the council might perbaps extend it so as to include a list of all

| 1881, be printed and circulated among members of the society." solicitors taking out their certificates. It would possess the advantage of the

Mr. HARGREAVES moved “ Tbut the administratioc of justice requires the information being given in February instead of waiting till April. There

abolition of the Long Vacation." He looked upon the Long Vacation as an were one or two difficulties in the way of this, but he hoped 'the council | abuse of justice, and it was a great pity tbat any civilized country should would be able to overcome them. It would not of course be evidenc- by Act

close the temples of justice, for that was practically what it meant, for of Parliament, but in course of time it might become the official calendar of three months ont of the twelve. solicitors. Why should it not ? The society bad the official custody of the Mr. D. J. MILLER seconded the motion. roll of solicitors. They were the registrar of solicitors. Why sbould not they

The CHAIRMAN remarked that be would not again sit as president, but he publish the official list of solicitors ? If they restored the asterisk might say for bimself that, if the motion were carried, and it were bis daty to tbe Law List they would be rather militating against the to make any such representation to tbe Lord Chancellor, he should do it possibility of anything of the kind. Suppose the meeting rassed with great alarm. In the first place, he was probably aware of tbe decision & resolution that the asteri-k should be restored, the publishers to wbich tbe Legal Procedure Committee had come, and any such resolu. would see that resolution and say to the council, “Now you have to do this, our tion to bave any weight ought to be passed at a much larger meeting tba price is £500." Mr. Finch should be prepared to tell the society that the the present. publishers would do it on the old terms. The council had put an end to it Mr. PENNINGTON agreed with the mover of the resolution in much that because they bad tbought the work was very imperiectly done, and they be had said, but thoogbt be would do mischief if be pressed it. The Legal thought it betrer they should bave their own official list. The effect of pub. Procedure Committee had made a report on the subject, which report bad lisbing the list in the calendar, he believed, tbough he could not say positively, been apanimously adopted by the society, and he thought they eboold wait bau been to largely increase the number of members of the society. The and see the result of the report before passing any resolation. He the increase in the number of members bad been largely augmented, and during ventured to appeal to Mr. Hargreaves to withdraw the motion. the first balf of the present year the number had reached 234. It bad been Mr. HARGREAVES, by leave, withdrew the motion.


The motion for the adoption of the report was then carried ananimously.

Mr. HARGREAVES proposed a vote of thanks to the president and couno il, the secretary, under-secretary, librarian, and the rest of the gooiety's staff for their able conduot of the affairs of the institution daring the past year. The motion was carried unanimously.

INCORPORATED LAW SOCIETY. Mr. Finch proposed, and Mr. RICKMAN seconded, a vote of thanks to

INTERMEDIATE EXAMINATION. the obairman, wbich was unanimously adopted.

The folllowing candidates were successful at the Intermediate Examina. The CHAIRMAN briefly returned thauke, and the proceedings terminated. tion, held on the 22nd of June, 1882 :

Ainger, William Dawson

| Langford, Charles William KENT LAW SOCIETY.

Alexander, Cecil John Francis

Lefroy, Franklin G.
Ashwell, Arthur Thomas

Lemon, Frank
At the general annual meeting of this society, held at the Royal Kentish Hotel, Atkinson, William Christopher, B.A. Lewis, Frank
Tunbridge Wells, on the 12th of June, Mr. William Bristow in the chair, Barrow, Arthur

Lloyd, Edward Lewis Mr. William Bristow was elected chairman, in the place of Mr. Cripps, Barry, Edward Stephenson, B.A. Lloyd, John C. deceased, the president, and in the absence of Mr. E. W. Knocker, the Batten, Joseph

Long, Walter Stilwell vice-president. The minutes of the last meeting werə read and confirmed. Baylis, Frederic William

Lovibond, Louis The treasurer's accounts were audited, and there was found to be a balance in Baynes, Ernest Spencer

Low, Tom Frank bis hands of £37 2s. 93.

Bidlake, George

Lunnon, R. H. It was proposed by Mr. Stringer, and seconded by Mr. Carnell, and resolved | Bird, Frederick Ernest

MacFarlane, John Embleton unanimously, “that Mr. W. Bristow should be president for the ensuing Boughton, Charles Edward Hammond McQuade, Andrew year,"

Brierley, Samuel

Marsb, Alexander Selfe It was proposed by Mr. Bristow, seconded by Mr. J. Tassell, and Brine, John B., B.A.

Mathews, William Wevill resolved unanimously, “that Mr. T. F. Simpson be the vice-president for the Broadbent, George, B.A.

Matthews, William Charles ensuing year.'

Brodie, Walter William

Maunder, Edward Guy It was proposed by Mr. Brennan, and seconded by Mr. Carnell, and Brown, Henry Cumberland

Mayhew, Frederick George resolved, that Mr. W. Bristow, Mr. G. F. Carnell, Mr. O. F. Daniel, | Browning, Harry

Maylor, George Herbert Mr. Hallett, Mr. Hayward, Mr. Ĝ. Ainds, Mr. W. Knocker, Mr. Lake, Mr. | Budgen, Walter

Miloes, John Taylor Mace, Mr. Norwood, Mr. A. T. Sankey, Mr. Sharland, Mr. T. F. Simpson, | Buniing, John

Newton, Walter Mr. Stilwell, Mr. J. Tassell, Mr. Wildes, and Mr. Winch, together with the | Burges, William Edward Parry, | Ni-ld, Charl-s Edwin committee for special purposes, be the committee of the society for the year LL.M.

Nisbet, Edward Gibson ensuing.”

Callaway, John

Norledge, William Henry It was proposed by Mr. Stringer, and seconded by Mr. S'one, and resolved, Candler, Charles

0 kl-y, Charles Selby, B.A. " that the next place of meeting be the Seabrook Hotel, at Hytbe,” and carried Carling, Arthur William

Oldham, Frederick Mountford unanimously.

Carpenter, Arthur

Park-r, G-orge Phillips It was proposed by Mr. Batchelor, and seconded by the chairman, “ tbat Chandler, Hugh Frank Wills

Payne, Charles the hour to dine next year be six o'clock.” As an amendment, proposed by Charles, William Augustus

Payne, Henry Rogers Mr. Carnell, seconded by Mr. Bassett,“ that the hour for dinner be four Chilton, George Carter

Peele, Richard De Courcy o'clock.” The amendment for dining at four o'clock was negatived. As an Clegg, James Earnshaw

Perrett, Henry amendment, proposed by Mr. Tatham, seconded by Mr. Simp-on, “ that the Coker, James Gould, B.A.

Pbillips, Henry Western Page hour of dioner should be seven o'clock.” The amendment for dining at seven Cooper, Joseph

Pomeroy, John o'clock was carried. This amendment being put as a substantive resolution Crossley, Samuel

Preston, John William was carried unanimously.

Cubison, Arthur Edward

Priddin, Ar hur Ernest Mr. Batchelor gave notice of his intention to move at the next meeting that Collwick, Thomas Cartwright Proud, Robert Dunn ro!e 8 sbould be amended as follows : “ The hour of meeting and the hour of Dampier, Leonard, B.A,

Raby, William dining to be at such hours," &c., to end of rule.

Davies, Evan Coleman

Randall, Percy Mayor, B.A. Mr. Alfred Thomas Simpson, of Tunbridge Wells, proposed by Mr. Stone, Deacon, Walter John

Read, William John seconded by Mr. Andrew; Mr. George Wilkinson Prall," of Rochester, pro- Dempster, Frederic Wilberforce Roberts, Charles posed by Mr. Bassett, seconded by Mr. Bristow ; Mr. Frederick Watson Dingle, Edgar Smales

Roberts, Harry Stocker, of Lewisham, proposed by Mr. Bristow, seconded by Mr. Bassett, were Dobson, Cecil Courtenay

Roberts, Robert Owen severally duly elected members of the society.

Dunkerley, Charles Philip

Robinson, Richard Sutton Mr. King, on behalf of the secretary in bis absence, reported the deaths of Ellis, Francis

Rosling, Henry Mr. W. C. Cripps, of Tunbridge Wells ; Mr. E. A. Hilder, of Gravesend ; | Ellis, George Jewel Lister

Ryland, Thomas William, B. A. and Mr. A. H. Shepherd, of Greenwich, members of the society; and that Evans, Joha

Sanderson, Evan George Mr. A. Russell, of Dartford, had resigned, in consequence of his retiring from Falcon, Gordon

Schläpffer, Ernest Adolphus practice and leaving the county.

Farrer, Arthur Richmond, B.A. Sikes, Robert Parke Mr. Carnell proposed, and Mr. W. Bristow seconded, " that Mr. A. Russell | Field, Mark

Simpson, Alexander Prout, B.A. be elected an honorary member of the society," and carried unanimously. Mr. Fisher, Cecil Urqubart

Smith, Harry W. Bristow proposed, and Mr. Tatbam seconded, and resolved unanimously, Forster, Frederic Edwin

Smith, Hurry Josiah “that the condolences of the society be communicated by the secretary to Mrs. Foster, Ronald Crossfield

Smithers, Leonard Charles Cripps and her family."

Fox, William Russell

Somerville, James Bradley The chairman presented to Mr. A. T. Simpson the prize he had obtained | Fraser, Claud

Soper, John James Arnsby under the regulations of the society.

Fraser, John Alexander

Sprott, Frank Walter Mr. Brendan and Mr. Andrew called attention to the delay in fixing a scale Freeling, Charles Edward Luard, B.A. | Stephenson, Matthew of costs under the Solicitors' Remuneration Act.

Gates, John

Stevens, Robert Arthur Mr. Simpson proposed, and Mr. Tatham seconded, “that the committee Glossop, William

Stigant, Frederick Adam be instructed to prepare forthwith a memorial from this society to the Lord Godwin, Frederick William

Stiles, William Jalland Chancellor, praying that the scale of remuneration to solicitors be gettled as Gould, Claude William Shephard Sutherla: d, Jame: Mead quickly as possible, as the present state of uncertainty on the subject is upjust | Green, John Henry

Taylor, Arthur Frazer . to the profession; and that the president be authorized to sign the same on Haddelsey, Samuel Fitzwilliam

Taylor, James Fayer behalf of the society, and the saine was carried onanimously.

Hansell, Walter Elward

Terry, William Edward Mr. Edwin Hughes proposed, and Mr. Andrew seconded, "that it be referred Hargreaves, John

Thomas, "homas to the Special Purposes Committee to take such steps as they may think ex. Hatton, Herbert

Thompson, Jonathan Cordukes pedient to procure the admission of the presidents for the time being of the Heaton, Charles

Thompson, Jobn William provincial societies upon the Council of the Incorporated Law Society," and Henderson, William Donkin

Tibbits, Arthur the same was carried unanimously.

Henstock, Frederick Thomas

Titley, John Jackson
Hodgkinson, James

Trebarne, David
Hodgson, George Walton

Trotter, Alexander Clifford
Holt, Charles

Tucker, Charles Heyward
Hooper, Harry Dundee, B.A.

Tunnicliffe, John Eogland
It is glared that at the recent London sittings 11 special jury and 20

Howell, Joseph Matthew

| Turnbull, Alexander Mark common jury cases had to be made remanets for want of time to try them;

Hubbard, William Tarrant

Turnbull, Rivers Montago, B.A. 52 oases only were tried out, 21 of which were tried by special juries.

Hughes, Herbert a.

Underhill, George Baddeley
Hume, G. Wedderburn

Vallance, Jobn Daniel
The Select Committee recently appointed by the Government to consider | Hunt, Samuel Leonard

Verden, Henry the case of private Bills promoted by local authorities, the provisions of Hurford, Alexander Edward, B.A. Wadge, Frederick Collett whioh in regard to police or sanitary regulations might conflict with the Jackson, Arthur

Walsh, Percival general law, have now reported in favour of various modifications in the Jenkins, Rich urd

Ward, John Lenton Macobester, Bolton, Accrington, Dandee, and other Bills referred to them, | Jervis, Elerbert White Jervis, B.A. Ward, Septimus Gladstone and it is stated that Mr. Solater-Booth, the chairman, will now consequeatly Johns, Richard Braginton

Waters, Robert Amor move a new Standing Order providing detailed instructions for the guidance Jones, Llewelyn Hugh

Watkins, William of the Committee on every such Bill in future, and making careful examioa- Jones, Richard Stoakes, B.A.

Watts, Walter Ricbard Burgogne tion of the Bill compulsory.

Kent, Arthur C.

Weaver, Charles Henry


Weightman, Septimus Rigby
Wilson, Anthony Godfrey
Pidsley, John

Thorpe, Richard Wells
White, Ernest
Wilson, George James
Pierce, Harry Stanford

Trenchard, George Canning
White, George Henry
| Wilson, Thomas Russell

Pi'chforth, John Heslington

Tunbridge, William Stept en
Wilkinson, Thomas Lewis
Witchell, Charles Adolphis
Ponter, Henry

Torner, Cecil
Williams, Oliver John

Portor, Sydney Jobnson

Turner, Edmund Mathews
Powell, Charles

Turcer, Francis Shirley

Pownail, Godfrey Herbert

Turner, John Henry
Price, John Frederick

Turner, Sidney Hyde
The followity candidates were picces fal at the Final Examinations held Proctor, Alfred

Van Sommer, William on the 20th and 21st of Jare, 1882 :

Reynardson, Aubrey Henry Birch Vernon, William Frederick Ackroyd, Henry Edgar Parkinson I Grierson. Hnoh Kirkpatriok

Richards, Ernest Penrose

Waghordo, John
Aldis, William Ernest
Grylls, Charles Reginald Gerveys Richardson, Charles Frederick

Walker, Frederic George A-thur
Algar, Claudius George
Gundell, David
Rising, Robert Watts

Walker, John Duguid
Baildon, William Paley
Haines, Gregory
Robioson, Henry

Walker, William Henry
Baillie, Thomas James
Hales, William Henry
Robinson, John Henry

Walters, Arthur Sydney
Baily, Cornwall Stuart
Hannay, Arthur McDonall
Royds, Edmund

Ward, Lewis
Baker, Frederick
Hardy. Thomas De Liile
Russell, Joseph Proctor

Watkins, William Theodore
Barber, William George
Hart, Isaac John, LL.B.
Ryley, James Hunter

Watte, Arthur Edward Bavton, Francis Nathaniel, B.A. Harwood, Horace Gildon

Samuel, Gilbert Ellis

Wheatley, Joseph
Behan, Jobp Henry
Haselgrove, James
Schmettau, Hermann Rudolf

Whitwell, Robert Jowitt
Bennett, Archibald Somerville, B.A.

Hasell, Thomas John Bennett Scholfield, Henry Walt:r Bourchier, Wilcocks, William
Berney, George Francis
Haydon, Clement John


Wild, Walter
Berry, Edwin
Hayton, John Moore, B.A.
Scott, John George

Wilkes, Ernest Albert
Bird, Walter Avery
Fleard, Henry Arthur
Scripps, William Henry

Wilkins, Charles Murray
Bonser, Thomas Richard
Hemingway, John Charlas
Seeley, Adolph Unna

Wilkinson, Ernest John
Borrett, Frank Collingwocd Hall Hemming. Henry Joseph Randolph

Shackleton, Jobn William

Willan, Michael
Boulton, Godfrey, B.A.
Henfrey. George Patrick
Simpson, John Massey

Wilson, Alexander
Bracher, Henry James
Henry, David Murray
Slater, Conrad John

Wilson, Edmund Garratt
Browsett, Valter.
Hewat, John Grayhurst

Smith, Charles Laurence Hart Wilson, Joseph
Brown, Herbert Benjamin
Hewitson, William
Smith, Harry Vernon

Wilson, Thomas Bishop Ridley
Browne, Arthur Septimus
Hill, Charles Thomas
Smith, Thomas Cleghorn

Winterbotham, Frederick
Brownson. Thomas
Hill, Ernest Hatton
Snow, Arthur

Wood, Alexander
Brumoll, Francis
Hill, Francis
Snow, William Henry

Wood, Frederick George William
Bulcraig, Henry
Hobson, William Harrison
Southall, Henry John

Woodrow, Jeremiah Burchell, Charles Tufnell Dyne Holman, Frank Arthur

Summers, Arthur James

Woolcott, Henry
Cafferata, Albert Stourton
Hopwood, Francis John Stephens
Summers, Charles Brotherton

Woolley, Charles Augustus
Chapman, Thomas
Horner, William
Tetley, James Douglas

Woolley, Willian
Chew, Thomas
Hudson, Lee
Thompson, Robert George

Worden, William John
Chubb, Francis Osborne Oates

Huggins, George Clark, Francis Charles

Hunt, Tom Rodway Comins, William Iones, B. 1.

Hyams, Philip
Congreve, John

Iogledew, Henry
Cooke, Joe
Inges, Robert

Cooper, Arthur

Jagger, Charles Upfill
Cooper, Groves Peppin, B.A.

James, Richard Percy
Cowburn, Percy John, B.A.
Johnson, Charles Frederick

Mr. EDWARD BELLASIS, barrister, Blue Mantle Parsuivant-at-arms, bas
Cowie, George
Johnson, Clement

been appointed Lancaster Herald. Mr. Bellasis was called to the bar at Cowley, Henry Johnson, Edward Middleton

Lincoln's-inn in Michaelmas Term, 1873.
Cox, Graême Vassal, B.A.
Johnson, Francis

Mr. EDWARD LEE, solicitor, of 1, Gresham-buildings, has been appointed Cresswell, Cresswell Augustus, B.A. Jonas, Jacob Nathaniel

a Commissioner to administer Oaths io the Sapreme Court of Jadicatore. Cronshaw, Charles Augustus

Jones, Frederick Aneurin
Crossfield, Talbot King
Jones, Stepben Adolphus

Mr. ALBERT AUGUSTUS NEWMAN, solicitor, of Newport, Monmouthshire,
Carrey, Walter Francis
Kay, Walmsley Preston

has been elected Town Clerk of that borough, in succession to Mr. Thomas Curtis, Edwin Charles Kendrick, Charles Edward

Woollett, deceased. Mr. Newman had for some time held the office of Cortis, William Henry Kindersley, Harry Bennett

deputy town clerk. He was admitted a solicitor in 1877. Curtler, Edmund Oldham Lamb, John Frederick

Mr. Robert SMIRTHWAITE WIGIN, solicitor, of Leeds and Methley, has Dalhy, George Laurence, Gerard Bixby

been appointed Clerk to the Methley Local Board. Mr. Wigia was admitted Dallas, James Henry Laurie, John Stewart, B.A.

a solicitor in 1875. Davies, Humphrey

Lawrence, Horace Hayes Mont. | Dean, Leonard Heslop

Mr. THOMAS ANTHONY WOODBRIDGE, solicitor (of the firm of Woodbridge

gomery De la Combe, Maxwell Leatberdale, Henry Arthur

& Sons), of 8, Clifford's.ion, has been elected a Common Counoilman for Dickens, Arthur Willian Le Voi, Edward

Farringdon Ward Without.
Dixon, John, B.A.
Lewie, David

Mr. Toomas Paine, solicitor (of the firm of Paine, Layton, & Pollock), of
Dobell, John Pearse
Lewis, John Herbert, B.A.

Gresham Hoore, Old Broad-street, has been elected President of the IncorDobson, Robert Licht, George Miller, B.A.

porated Law Society for the ensuing year. Mr. Paine has filled during the Dowling, Eroest Lillington, Wadsworth Barrow

past year the office of vice-president of the society. He was admitted a Duncan, Leonard Eustace Henry, B.A. | Lister, William

solicitor in 1844. Dyson, William

Lithgow, Samuel
Edwards, Charles Wagstaffe
Locking, Thomas Lomas

Mr. Ebenezer JOHN BRISTOW, solicitor (of the firm of Wilson, Bristow,
Edwards, Thomas Stephen
Lomas, Henry

& Carpmael), of 1, Copthall-buildings and 22, Parliament-street, wbo has Eland, Stephen Robert John Longstaffe, Ernest Victor

been elected Vice-President of the Incorporated Law Society for the ensaing Ellis, Joseph William Lovell, Charles Forster

year, was admitted a solicitor in 1847. Emery, Frederic William Lovell, Thomas

Mr. FREDERICK SIDNEY Goodwin, solicitor (of the firm of Ryland, Evans, John Rosa Loveridge. Frank Probert

Martin au, Carslake, & Goodwin), Birmingham, has been appointed by the Evered, Richard George Lupton, William Arthur, B.A.

Lord Chancellor a Commissioner to administer Oaths in the Supreme Court Everest, Alfred Wing, B. A. Maples, Cecil Edward

of Judicature. Eves, Arthur Edward

Marriott, Claude Alfred
Farr, Alexander

Master, Godfrer Cornewall Chester
Farrar, John Riley
Mathews, Randle Lamb

Ffooks, Edward Archdall

Milvain, Charles Edward Fielding, Harold Whitaker Deighton Moser, Herbert, B.A.

GEORGE MAXWELL EDMONDS and ROBERT BICKERTOX POOLEY, solicitors, Fowell, Leighton Moses, William Watts

Oundle, Northampton (Edmonds & Pooley). June 30. Fowle, Henry

Mutlow, Jobn Fox, Harry Ellirtt Earle

GEORGE JAMES PIERCY, CHARLES ROBERT HUTCHINGS, and RICHARD Nash, Sedmoor Peel, B.A. Francis, Walter Hamond, B.A.

LOVELL Butler, solicitors, Queen Anne's-chambers, 62, Holborn Viaduct, Nelson, Edward Albert Franklin, Albert James

London. June 30. Ricbard Lovell Butler will continue to carry on the
Newby, George, B.A.
Fryer, John Robinson

Newland, Edward
Game, William Heory
U'Callaghan, Gur Morgan Scott

JOSEPH SMITH and FRANK Howl, solicitors. Wednesbury and Tipton.
Gee, Edmund
Owen, William Holland

June 30. The business will hereafter be carried on by the said Joseph Smita Gofie, Cecil Herbert Clemetson Parker, Christopher John

alone. Gore, Henry Martin Paton, Hugh Wilson

THOMAS HENRY STREET, THOMAS STREET, and Alfred POYNDER, solicitors Grier, Alexander Monro

Pidcock, Richard, George

| 27, Lincoln's.inn-fields, Lonciun (Street, Son, & Poynder), so far as regarus

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Thomas Street. July 5. The business will in future be carriel on by the SISTERS FRIENDLY SOCIETY, Longton Coffee Tavern, Limited, Longton, Stafford. said Thomas Henry Street and Alfred Poynder.

July 4


[Gazette, July 7,7 solicitors, 26, Basinghall-street, London (Winter & Hickman). July 5. GOOD Design LODGE, N.A.I.U.0.0.F. FRIENDLY SOCIETY, Ivy House Inn, Kate's hill

Dudley, Worcester. July 8

[Gazette, July 7.] | PRINCE OF WALES LODGE, G.U.L.O., Volunteers Hotel, Newchurch. July e WILLIAN GREEN BRIGHTEN and ROBERT PARKER, solicitore, 4, Bishopsgate.

(Gazette, July 11.) street Without, London (Brighten & Parker.) July 1. The said Robert Parker will benceforth carry on basiness at Bishopsgate-chamberg, Liverpool. street, E.C.

GEORGE D'ARCY CLARK and Francis DARWIN HOISH, solicitors, 15A, Ward wick, Derby (Clark & Huish). June 30.

CREDITORS' CLAIMS. [Gazette, July 11.]


BAVERSTOCK, RICHARD, Aldgate High st, Licensed Victualler. July 31. Baverstock v

Baverstock, Chitty, J. Brooks and Co, Godliman st, Doctors' commons

MORLEY, ELKANOR, Batheaston, nr Bath. July 26. Morley v Morley, Hall, V.C.

Beaumont, Lincoln's inn fields
REES, Thomas, Llanelly, Carmarther., Hotel Keeper. July 31. Sneal v Thomas,

Chitty, J. Rees, Llanelly

STYLES, 'CHARLOTTE, Camberwell House Asylum. July 31. Hodges v Russell, Fry, J.
Crowdy, Serjeants' inn

[Gazette, June 30. In view of the proposed transfer to the Queen's Bepoh Division of sucb BALL, RICHARD NEWEY, Handsworth, Stafford, Gent. July 31. Caulkin v Hinton, actions brought in the Obancery Division as are not specially assigned to

Chitty, J. Williams, Birmingham the Chancery Division by section 34 of the Judicatore Aot, 1873, the Senior

BIGLANDS, JOHN HOLLIDAY, Wolsty, Cumberland, Yeoman. Aug 15. Biglands v

Biglands, Chitty, J. Mounsey, Carlisle Registrar bas, by the direction of the Lord Chancellor, to give potioe that Hodgsox, CATHERINE, Everton, Liverpool. Aug 16. Norris v Boyd, Chitty, J.

, J Norris, the solicitor entering for trial or setting down on motion for jadgment Liverpool any action commenced in the Chancery Division, will from and after this

SKINNER, RICHARD RUSSELL, Strand, Tobacco Manufacturer, Aug 25. Goddard v day be required to certify shortly on the back of the præcipe what is the

Redford, Fry, J. Boulton, Northampton sq, Clerkenwall

[Gazette, July 4.] cause of action ; using in actions, for the purposes mentioned in the 3rd gobsection of the 34th section of the Act of 1873, the language of that section. The orders of course clerks will mark such last-mentioned actions “ C.," and

CREDITORS UNDER 22 & 23 VICT. CAP. 35. all others “Q. B."

LAST DAY OF củaim. NOTE.—This regulation does not apply to a motion for judgment set down BAYLIS, ALEXANDER JOHN, Church ct chambers, Old Jewry. Aug 1. Baylis and witb a special case,

Pearce, Church ct chambers, Old Jewry
Joly 11.

CHEESMAN, GEORGE, Reigate, Surrey, Tanner. Aug 26. Johnson, Gray's inn sq
H. LATHAM CLYNES, THOMAS, Chorlton upon Medlock, Lancaster, Vintner's Cooper, Aug 4.

Sutton and Elliott, Manchester
EARNSHAW, EDWARD, Ryde, Isle of Wight, Esq. Aug 1. Ford and Warren, Leeds
Elus, Joun, Wolborough, Devon, Hair Dresser. July 26. Francis and Co, Newton

FRANKLYN, WILLIAM Norris, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, Esq. Aug 1. Taylor and Co,

Field ct, Gray's inn
GAPPER, RICHARD COLSTOX, Bath, Somerset, Gentleman. July 31. Tuson, Ilchester

GINGELL, JAMES, Theydon Bois, Essex, Farmer. Aug 25. Baddeley, Leman st

GUEST, HANNAH, Rotherham, York, July 27. Pashley and Hodgkinson, Rotherham

HENSHALL, BENJAMIN, Manchester, Pawnbroker. Aug 12. Burton, Manchester JOINT STOCK COMPANIES.

HOLLAND, ELIZABETH, Truro. Aug 1. Coode and Co, St Austell

HORNE, ROBERT, Kingston on Thames, Wine Merchant. Aug 1. Best, New Bridge st LIMITED IN CHANCERY.

HOWELL, JONATIAN, Cambridge, Spirit Merchant. Aug 31. Eadens and Knowles, NICHOLSON'S DISCOUNT COMPANY, LIMITED.-Petition for winding up, presented June

Cambridge 27, directed to be heard before Chitty, J., on July 15. Linklater and Co, Walbrook,

Kohn, Lazarus, Devonshire st, Mile End, Gentleman. July 31. Cooke, Gray's inn sq solicitors for the petitioner

LIDDELL, WILLIAM, Thornley Colliery, Durham, Grocer, Aug 1. Stokoe, Sunderland TYLLWYD AND DYNEVOR COLLIERY COMPANY, LIMITED.-Petition for winding up, pre.

LUKE, FREDERIC, Lamerton, Davon, Surveyor. Aug 1. Coode and Co, St Austell sented July 3, directed to be heard before Chitty, J., on July 15. Walker and Co,

MILLER, WILLIAM HENRY, Riseholme terrace, Victoria pk, Engineer. July 15. Collins, Gresham bldgs, agents for Smith and Howl, Wednesbury, solicitors for the peti

Furnival's inn tioners

NICKOLSON, WILLIAM, Southwick, Sussex, Gentleman. July 31. Verrall, Brighton [Gazette, July 7.]

PECKOVER, JONATHAN, Wisbech St Peter's, Cambridge, Banker. July 26. Metcalfe,

Wisbech St Peter's CAERBRYX COLLIERY COMPANY, LIMITED. - Petition for winding up, presented July 8,

RAVENSCROFT, SARAH, Old Kent rd. Aug 1. Tilling, Devonshire chambers, Bishopsgate directed to be heard before Kay, J., on July 21. White, Poultry, agent for Thomas,

RHODES, WILLIAM JOIX, Nicholas lane, Esq. Aug 14. Gush and Phillips, Finsbury Swansea, solicitor for the petitioner

circus Coroxa BREWERY COMPANY, LIMITED.-Petition for winding up, presented July 8,

SUORE, CHARLES, Derby, Farmer. Aug 8. Sale and Mills, Derby directed to be heard before Kay, J., on July 21. Beall and Co, Queen Victoria st,

EL, Piccadilly. Fruiterer Aug 10. Oliver. Lincoln's inn fields solicitors for the petitioner

TAVERNER, WILLIAM, Snarestone, Leicester, Gentleman, July 31. Barnes and Russell, GREAT SOUTHERN MYSORE GOLD MINING COMPANY, LIMITED.-Creditors are required.

Lichfield on or before Oct 31, to send their names and addresses, and the particulars of their

TURNER, SAMUEL, Nottingham, Lace Manufacturer. July 31. Thorpe and Thorpe, debts or claims, to Arthur Cooper, 14, George st, Manchester, Tuesday, Dec 5, at 12,

Nottingham is appointed for hearing and adjudicating upon the debts and claims

Wailes, Francis, Beacon Banks, near Easingwold, York, Barrister at Law. July 2 EENLEIGHTON COAL AND LIME COMPANY, LIMITED.-By an order

Dyson, York made by Fry, J., dated June 30, it was ordered that the voluntary winding up of the

Wright, WILLIAM, Norbury, Clapham pk rd, Chapham. July 31. Hewitt, Nicholas company be continued. Bell and Co, Bow churchyard, agents for Lynn, Blyth,

lane solicitor for the petitioner

[Gazette, June 30.] PENNYWELL COLLIERIES COMPANY, LIMITED.-By an order made by Bacon, V.C., dated | BARLOW, MARY Axx, Manchester. Aug 31. Jones, Manchester

July 1, it was ordered that the company be wound up. Harman, King's Arms yard. | BASKETT, HELEX, Ryde, I.W. Aug 12. Urry and Thirkell, Ryde agent for Nicholas, Bristol, solicitor for the petitioners

BIRKETT, DANIEL, St Mary Cray, Kent, Esq. Aug 1. Soames and Thompson, Moor. STANDARD UNION INVESTMENT COMPANY, LIMITED.-By an order made by Chitty, J. gate st

dated July 1, it was ordered that the voluntary winding up of the company be CONNER, JOIN CHARLES, West Ham, Essex, Gent. July 20. Parish, Gt Winchester st tinued. Heritage and Co, Clement's lane, solicitors for the petitioners

CONNOLLY, WILLIAM, Liverpool, Cotton Dealer. July 26. Madden, Liverpool VINCENT TIN MINING COMPANY, LIMITED.-Chitty, J., has fixed Wednesday, July 19, Cooper, SOPIIA, Balsall Heath, Worcester. Aug 14. Milward and Co, Birmingham at 11, at his chambers, for the appointment of an omicial liquidator

ELLIOTT, JAMES, Kingston upon Hull, out of business. Aug 1. Reed and Winter. Hull WILLIAM SLACK AND Sox, LIMITED.-Petition for winding up, presented July 8, directed | GOLD. THOMAS, Westbury upon Trym, Gloucester, Nurseryman, Sept 16. Meade

to be heard before Hall, V.C., on Friday, July 21. Field and Co, Lincoln's inn fields, King and Bigg, Bristol solicitors for the petitioner

HACKETT, MARY, Burton rd, Brixton. Aug 15. Sutcliffe and Summers, New Bridge st WILLIAM SLACK AND Son, LIMITED.-Petition for winding up, presented July 11. | HARDWICK, John, Anerley st, Battersea, Gent. Aug 19. Shaen and Co, Bedford row directed to be heard before Chitty, J., on July 22. Seal, Serjeants' inn, Fleet st, HARTWRIGHT, WILLIAM, Acton Beauchamp, Worcester, Farmer. Aug 17. Norris and solicitor for the petitioners

Miles, Tenbury

[Gazette, July 11.] HORNER, ANN, Boston. Aug 30. Jebb and Son, Boston COUNTY PALATINE OF LANCASTER.

JACKSON, THOMAS, Deepdale, nr Scarborough, Farmer, July 21. Watts and Kitching, GOOLE ALUM AND SMELTING COMPANY. LIMITED.-Petition for winding


ip, presented July 6, directed to be heard before the V.O. at St. George's Hall, Liverpool, on July 17.

JOHNSON, JOHN, Sheffield, Coach Trimmor. Aug 1. Binney and Co, Sheffield Chorlton, Manchester, solicitor for the petitioner

JONES, CHARLES COLLIER, Epsom. Aug 12. Postans and Landons, New Broad st [Gazette, July 7.1

MACDONALD, JAMES WILLIAM, Rochester sg, Gent. June 31. Allingham, Old Broad st UNLIMITED IN CHANCERY.

MAINWARING, JANE SUSANNA, Bath. Aug 15. Martineau and Reid, Raymond bldgs,

Gray's inn 35TI COMMERCIAL £30 FUNDING SOCIETY.-Petition for winding up, presented June 29, directed to be heard before Bacon, v.0., on July 25. Butcher, Cheapside, agent for

MARSHALL, ELIZABERI, Boston, Lincoln. Aug 30. Jebb and Son, Boston

MILLNER, RICHARD HOLT, Lowton, nr Newton-le-Willows, Lancaster, Gent. Aug 30. Unwin, Sheffield, solicitor for the petitioner

Hulton and Co, Bolton 36TH COMMERCIAL £30 FUNDING Society.--Petition for winding up, presented June 29, directed to be heard before Bacon, V.C., on July 15. Butcher, Cheapside, agent for

MONTAGU, Lord GEORGE Francis, Washington, U.S.A., Secretary at British Legation.

Aug 10. Williams and Co, Lincoln's inn fields Unwin, Sheffield, solicitor for the petitioner

NEWMARCH, WILLIAM, Nightingale lane, Clapham Common, Esq. Aug 15. Devonshire,

[Gazette, July 7.] Frederick's pl, Old Jewry FRIENDLY SOCIETIES DISSOLVED.

NICKOLSON, WILLIAM, Southwick, Sussex, Gent, July 31. Verrall, Brighton ANNESLEY FEMALE FRIENDLY SOCIETY, Masters' Arms Hotel, Annesloy Woodhouse,

NURSE, CHARLES Thomas, Cambridge st, Edgware rd, Dealer, July 3i. Allingham,

Old Broad st Notts. July 4


ROBERTS, WILLIAM, Chester. July 21. Mason and Caldecutt, Chester
ROBINSON, MARY FRANCES, Bocking, Essex. Aug 23. Veley and Cunnington, Braintree
ROBINSON, THOMAS, Sevenoaks, Kent, Gent. Ang 1. King and Peto, Abchurch lane
SHERIDAN, ELIZABETH, The Poplars, Twickenham. Aug 1. Peacock and Co, Liverpool
STANSFIELD, ABRAHAM, Todmorden, York, Nurseryman. Aug 21. Blomley and Son,

WILLIAMS, PETER, Denbigh, Gardener. Aug 1. Cobbett and Co, Manchester
Wilson, Jonx, Reighion, York, Farmer. July 21. Watts and Kitching, Scarborough
Wrex, CHRISTOPHER, Brighton, Auctioneer. Aug 27. Woods and Dempster, Brighton

[Gazette, July 4.]

July 11.-Bill Read a Second Time.
PRIVATE BILL.—North Cornwall Railway.

Bill in Committee.
Beer Dealers' Retail Licenses Act (1880) Amendment.

July 12.--Bills Read a Second Time.
PRIVATE Bills.-Corbett's Estate ; Ross District Water.
Weigbts and Measures Act, 1878, Amendment.

Bill Read a Third Time.
Beer Dealers' Retail Licenses Act (1880) Amendment.


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Saturday .............


July 6.-Bill Read a Second Time.

Bills in Committee.
Supreme Court of Judicature Acts Amendment; Highway Rates and Ex.


Bill Read a Third Time.



APPBAL. Tramways Provisional Orders.

Monday, July ........ Mr. King Mr. Clowes Mr. Latham July 7.--Bills Read a Second Time.

Tuesday ................


Pemberton Merivale PRIVATE Bills.— Stourhead Settled Estates ; West Metropolitan Tramwaye; Wednesday.....


Latham East and West Yorkshire Union Railways; Maryport District and Harbɔor. Thursday .......


Pemberton Merivale
Bill in Committee,





Pemberton Stolen Goods.

Bills Read a Third, Time.

Mr. Justica Mr. Justice Mr. Justice

Chiri. Private Bills.-Earl of Aylesford's Estates ; Mabarajah Duleep Singh's

ope and Ashford Railway: London Tilbure and Southend | Monday, July Estates; Maidstone and Ashford Railway; London, Tilbury, and Southend

Monday, July ....... Mr. Jackson Mr. Koe

Mr. Teesdale

Tuesday -....... Railway ; South London Market.

Carriogton Cobby



Teesdale Catbedral Statutes ; Merchant Shipping (Colonial Inquiries).

Thursday ....:


July 10.-Bills Read a Third Time.



Teesdale Private Bills.-Cranbrook and Paddock Wood Railway (Extension to

Carrington Cobby

Hawkhurst) : Whitebaven Harbnor and Dock; Todmorden Water; Charing.
cross and Waterloo Electric Railway; St. Helen's (Corporation) Water;
Great Western Railway (No. 2); Great Eastern Railway.
Supreme Court of Judicature Acts Amendment.

July 11.-Bills Read a Second Time.

The Rusthall House Estate at Tanbridge Wells, about pinety-four acres, Baths and Wash-houses Acts Amendment; Metropolitan Board of Works (Money).

was sold at the Mart on Wednesday last, the 12th inst., for £27,400, by Bill in Committee.

Messrs. Inwan, Sharp, & Harrington, of 16, Abchurch-lane, E.C.
Judgments (Inferior Courte).

Bills Read a Third Time.
PRIVATE BILLS. — Workington Dock and Harbonr ; North Metropolitan
Tramways; Metropolitan and District Railways (City Lines and Extensions)

SALES OF ENSUING WEEK. (an amendment to be proposed); Norwood District Tramways; Lydd Rail. | July 17.-Mr. ARTHUR JACKSON, at the Mart, at 2 p.m., Freehold Properties (see way (Extensions).

advertisement, July 1, p. 3). Justicus' Jurisdiction.

July 17.-Messrs. SEDGWICK, Sox, & WEALL, at the Mart, at 2 p.m., Leasehold July 12.- Royal Assent.

Property, Reversions, &c. (are alvertisement, July 8, p. 4). The following Bills received the Royal Assent :-Public Health (Fruit July 18.-Messrs. DEBENHAM, Tewson, FARMER, & BRIDGEWATER, at the Pi kers' Lougings); Places of Worship Sites Amendment; Boiler Explosions ;

| Mart, at 2 p.m., Fre-hold E-tates (see advertisements, June 10, pp. 11 and 12).

| July 18.-Messrs. DRIVER & Co., at the Mart, at 2 p.m., Freehold Estate (420 Petty Sessions (Ireland) ; Election of Representative Peers (Ireland) ; High. I advertisement, June 24, p. 4). way Rate Assessment and Expenditure ; Prevention of Crime (Ireland); Local Joly 19.-Messrs. EDWIN Fox & BOUSFIELD, at the Mart, at 2 p.m., Freehold Government Boards Provisional Order Confirmation (Nos. 8, 9, and 11); Gas and Leasebold Properties (see advertisements, July 1, p. 4). Orders Confirmation ; Water Orders Confirmation : Tramway Orders Confir- | July 19 and 20.-Messrs. MARSH, MILNER, & Co., at the Mart, Revarsions, mation (No. 3); Education Department Provisional Order Confirmation (West Policies, &c. (see advertisement. July 8, p. 4). Ham, &c.); Metropolitan Markets (Fish, &c.); O3waldtwistle Local Board : July 20.-Messrs. DeBeNHAM, Tewson, FARMER, & BRIDGEWATER, at the Accrington Corporation Tramw-y8; Westgate and Birchington Gas: Coventre Mart, at 1 p.m., Freehold Building Estates (see advertisements, Jane 10, p. 19). and District Tramways; Cheadle Railway (Abandonment); Rothwell Gas: July 21.- Messrs. FAREBROTHER, ELLIS, CLARK, & Co., at Carlisla, at 2 p.m., Bury and Totuington District Railway ; Higbland Ruilway; Maidstone and

inal Freebold Properties (ree advertisement, June 10, p. 14). Ashford Railway ; Great North of Scotland (Buckie Extension) Railway;

July 21.- Mesers. NORTON, TRIST, WATNEY, & Co, at the Mart, Freeb:11

Estates (see advertisement, June 10, p. 16, and June 17, p. 4).
Oxford Gas ; Swansea Tramways; London and North-Western Railway;
Midland Railway ; South Staffordshire Mines Drainage ; Cranbrook and
Paddock Wood Railway; Whitebaven Harbour and Dock'; Tottenham and
Edmonton Gas; Milford Docks (Farther Power); New Quay and District

Water ; Seacombe and Dee Side Railway; Patiham Local Board ; Norih-
ampton Street Tramways ; Liskeard and Caradon Railway ; Carnarvon

BIRTHS. (Morfa.common); Greenwich and Millwall Subway ; Forth Bridge Ruilway ; FOSTER.-July 7, at 27, Osbaldeston-road, Stamford-hill, N., the wife of F. A. Hull Extension and Improvement; Manchester, Sheffield, and Lincolnshire Foster, solicitor, of a son. Railway, and Cheshire Lines; Edinburgh Street Tramways; Taff Vale Rail. Pearson.-July íl, at Westgarth, Malton, Yorks, the wife of Hugh W. Pearson, way ; North Metropolitan Tramways; Queenstown Waterworks.

solicitor, of a daughter.

RADCLIFFE.-July 7, at 4, Oxford and Cambridge Mansions, N.W., the wife of

Francis R. Y. Raicliffe, barrister-At-law, of a son.
July 6.-Bills Read a Second Time.

STEPHENS.—July 4, at Stonehouse, Glos., the wife of William Stephens, solicitor, I'RIVATE BILLS.-Oxford Gas; Swansea Tramways Extensions.

of a daughter.

Bills Read a Third Time.
PRIVATE BILL.-South Staffordshire Mines Drainage.

WOODRUFF-Hewett.-June 6, at Norton Fitzwarren Church, Camberland,

Henry Woodruff, B.C.L., of Lincolo's.ipn, barrister-at-law, to Emily Louisa, Public Offices ; Bills of Exchange.

daughter of the late W. H. Hewett, of Norton Court, Taunton. New Bills. Bill to repeal 80 much of the Friendly Societies Act, 1875, as relates to

DEATH. quinquennial returns of sickness and mortality (Mr. H. GLADSTONE).

RYALL.—July 9, 1881, at Harrington-road, South Kensingtoo, George James Bill to amend the Beer Dealers' Retail Licenses Act, 1880 (Mr. RitchIE). Ryall, Judge of the S.C.C., Lahore, Punjab, and Law Lostóirer of the Lahore July 7.- Bills Reaà a Second Time.

University, aged 41. PRIVATE Bills.- London and North-Western Railway ; Midland Railway.

July 10.- Bills Read a Second Time. Beer Dealers' Retail Licenses Act (1880) Amendment ; Lunacy Regulation T'be Midland Railway Company of Canada announce the issue of £610,800 Amendment.

mortgage bonds, bearing interest at five per cent. per annum. Subscription Bill in Committee.

price £95 per £100 bond. The principal repayable at par in thirty years, Partnerships.

£456,700 of the above is for the purpose of redeeming existing issues of morle Bill Read a Third Time,

gage bonds, and the balance is required to pay for the construction of the Private Bill.-Cyfarthfa Works.

Toronto and Ottawa line,

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