December 12, 2008 10:52 PM
1870 MR George Whittaker a Bleacher of Breightmet, recently commenced
an action against Mr James Ashcroft manager of Halliwell Bleachworks,
for refusing to fulfil a contract entered into by him to become Mr
Whittaker's manager. The action has been compromised because at the
defendant's request by his paying the plaintiff's costs and a sum
of £10, to be handed over to the Bolton Dispensary, and which
sum has accordingly been paid to the treasurer of that institution.