Manawatu Herald, Volume II, Issue 24, 14 November 1879, Page 2
(per press agexoy.) Wellington, Thursday, 7 p.m. George Thomas reports Adelaide flour, £16; colonial, 14 oats, 2g 9d bran, 9d fowls', wheat, 5s maizo, 4s 6d pullard, Cd potatoes, per ton, £9 10s bacon, lOd .j haras, lOkl cheese, 8d butter, Bd. CmiSTCirnacn, Thursday. Christchurch Railway Plate, of 100 soys. Ray's Maritaua, 1 J. Smith's Tim Whiffler, 2; Walters' Billingsgate, 3. Time, 52isecs. Ten started. Canterbury Cup, 500 soys, added to a sweepstake of 10 soys second horse to teceive 50 soys., third horse 'to save his 'stake 2-]- miles. Griffiths' Betrayer, 1 Ray' & Hornby, 2 Ray's Templeton; 3" time, 4 mins, 7 sees. Duxedijt, Thursday. The telegraph department have andertaken to inaugurate a complete system of signal warning on Clnbba River. In future, every telegraph station on the river will at midday give state of the same.