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  • Cathy Joynt Labath
    BALLINA CHRONICLE Ballina, Mayo, Ireland Wednesday, Sept 19, 1849 There is not an able-bodied pauper in Mullingar workhouse, where there is room for 1000.
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      BALLINA CHRONICLE
      Ballina, Mayo, Ireland
      Wednesday, Sept 19, 1849

      There is not an able-bodied pauper in Mullingar workhouse, where there is
      room for 1000.

      Prime flour has fallen in price 3s per bag this week in the Limerick
      market.

      It is understood that the dismissal of Commander Pitman of the "Childers"
      for cruelty and oppression will restore Lieut. Graham and Mr. Elliott, late of
      that ship, to their commissions in the service.

      In consequence of the threatening aspect of affairs in the neighbourhood of
      Carrick-on-Suir, Major-General M'Donald's leave of absence has been
      countermanded by an order from the Horse Guards.

      Lord Kenyon has transmitted through Dr. O'Sullivan, £100 as a donation to
      the Church Education Society.

      THE POOR LAWS- At a numerous and respectably attended meeting of the
      rate-payers of the Ballinrobe union, held on Friday, it was agreed to address
      the Commissioners requesting them to reconsider the subject of a ruinous rate of
      5s. 6d., noticed be struck in the union.

      Cathy Joynt Labath
      Ireland Old News
      http://www.IrelandOldNews.com/
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