AMUSEMENTS, &c

... on of the Gifte lhTjS frSii the Wheel Fortunatua will take place Wt-dneeday next, the uißt. j Managing Director. MB. CHARLES DICKENS will give THREE FINAL CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY READINGS at «■! MARTIN’S HALL. The following additional and final arrangements ...

Published: Saturday 08 January 1859
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
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THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS

... other scenes from Shakspeare, but to trench on Mr. Dickens's new calling, and read The Chimes ’ and The Christmas Carol.” The Bombay people were expecting a treat. The clerks of the East India House (Charles Lamb was once a clerk there) have just presented ...

Published: Saturday 08 January 1859
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 4040 | Page: 17, 18 | Tags: none

LOCAL NEWS

... the staff officer of the district, on Thursday, the 13th January, at half-past 10 o’clock. We are requested state that the robbery of Mr. Briddon did not take place at the house of Mr. Cundey, as reported ia oar lust, but another inn. The Poultry Show. ...

Published: Saturday 08 January 1859
Newspaper: Derbyshire Courier
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 4694 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Aldershot-

... yet como forward to claim tbs monev. Robbery Jewellbrt.— Monday morning information was received at the chief detective police office, Great Scotland-yard, Whitehall, of another those peculiar and mysterious robberies which late have been so frequent in ...

Published: Saturday 08 January 1859
Newspaper: West Surrey Times
County: Surrey, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 11175 | Page: 3, 4 | Tags: none

LONDON, SATURDAY, JAN. S,

... and other articles, the property of Frederick Perkins, master of the schooner Effort. The ship was lying at the time of the robbery at the Sunderland Wharf, in the Itchen river. Mr. Gunner conducted the prosecution, and Mr. Beetham the defence. The foreman ...

Published: Saturday 08 January 1859
Newspaper: Hampshire Chronicle
County: Hampshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 5587 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

anxi 0 fences

... jumping off. ROBBERY AT MR. CHARLES DICKENS'S.-Oll Friday a person named George Blackman, who was described- as a market- gardener at Higham, was charged before the magistrates at Rochester, with having stolen some hay from the premises of Mr. Charles Dickens ...

Published: Saturday 08 January 1859
Newspaper: Cardiff Times
County: Glamorgan, Wales
Type: Article | Words: 1662 | Page: 5 | Tags: News 

OUR COMMERCIAL SUMMARY FOR 1858

... Scott” will see with regret that Archdeacon Williams no more. Williams was the tutor under whose care Scott placed his son Charles. It was Williams who read the burial service Abbey over the author of Waverley” and the Lay.” It was Williams who wrote ...

DEVON EPIPHANY SESSIONS

... that such opinion is before the Attorney- General. We are. Gentlemen, your obedient Servants, Eml. Newcombe, Churchwardens Charles Bono, f and Frost, f Overseers of Richard Rich, Okehampton. To the Guardians the Okehampton Union. Okehampton Union, Okehampton ...

Published: Saturday 08 January 1859
Newspaper: Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 28819 | Page: 6, 7, 8 | Tags: none

CHIEF CONSTABLE’S REPORT

... John King of the Bletsoe division promoted to sergeant; police-constable John Hartop resigned, and John Stuart, joined; Charles Cherry and Henry Sharpe joined as recruits. The return of persons apprehended and summoned would be more satisfactory, there ...

THE BOLTON CHRONICLE, Saturday, January 8, 1869

... was apprehended at his residence, and taken into custody to East Bedford.—DimiWiam Post. Robbery of Money on the North-western Railway.—Oii Christmas Eve, a robbery of £l3O was committed on the North-western Railway, at a short distance from Lancaster, ...

Published: Saturday 08 January 1859
Newspaper: Bolton Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 11893 | Page: 6, 7 | Tags: none

JOHN BULL AND BRITANNIA

... entitled Mr. Birchmore’s receipts, and that book at the end the week had to add up and give to the clerk, person of the name of Charles Hibbard. The dutiro the man Hibbard ww to check the prisoner's accounts, and to receive the money from the prisoner, and then ...

Published: Saturday 08 January 1859
Newspaper: John Bull
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1221 | Page: 13 | Tags: none