New Advertisements, V. ft* r» R. THE ASHBURTON GUARDIAN (County Agricultural and Sporting Recorder) is a GAZETTE for all Notices under The Debtors and Creditors Acts. October 6,1879. 0. I c. THE VICTORIAN LIVERY AND BAIT STABLES ARE OPENED, TANCRED STREET, ASHBURTON, Next St. Stephen’s Church. S. STEEL BEGS to announce to the public that he has taken the above Stables (late Bell’s Western Repository), which have been thoroughly renovated, and can now afford extensive accommodation for farmers and travellers. Good attendance guarantee rate charges. Paddle Horses and carriai ,nd modeu. c THE Undersigned has Properties TO _iET, ing clause, or for sjffe on Lil; Payment:— .ORES iAimpro\ miles Kift of, Jhe Ashburton j Township. ind and watered, si^pat) pgglfeaich L’CRI fer on ure. 110 out situ! partly about tIAJ; rqiles ftsor iwnship. V f*iy ''AORES near the aboi% fttiim--01 proved. h'fi ACRES partly improved, near Oil Winslow. THOMAS BULLOCK. ASHBURTON AGRICULTURAL AND* PASTORAL ASSOCIATION. THE Second ANNUAL EXHIBITION of Stock, Produce, Farm Implements, and Manufactures will be held at TINWALD on TUESDAY, 18th November, 1879. In addition to the prizes offered by the Association, the following Special Prizes have been offered :
M. Scott, £2 2s—For the best milch cow in full profit. J. Tucker, £2 2s—For the best mare or gelding suitable for a carriers’ spring cart. Friedlander Bros., £2 2s—For the best yearling colt or filly by Blueliglit. A Late Friend, £3 3s—For the best yearling draught colt or filly. James Scott, £2 2s—Fortho best weightcarrying roadster or hack, mare or gelding. M. Stitt, £2 2s—For the best high jump, to clear not less than 4ft Gin, three entries or no prize to be given. Orr and Co , £1 Is—For the best collection of vegetables, to be grown by an amateur. W. Anderson, a Ladies’ Bridle —For the best ladies’ hack. Edmiston Bros, and Gundry, £2 2s For the best sample of hams and bacon cured by farmers. P. Cunningham and Co., £3 3s—For the best collection of farm seeds. R. W. Shearman, £2 2s—For the best round of cured corned beef, and £1 Is for the second best, if there are at least three exhibits, and 10s 6d for the third best, if there are five exhibits ; the round not to be under 201 b, nor over 501 b weight, and to be fixed at a price perjlb to be mentioned at the time of entry. The judges to take into consideration quality of beef and form cf rounds. Sealey Bros., 10s 6d—For tire best collection of pot plants. Joseph Clark, £2 2s—For the best collection of New Zealand manufactured woollen goods. W. Montgomery and Co., Limited, £2 2s —For the best dray manufactured in the Ashburton County, suitable for farmers’ purposes. . Entries to be made with the Secretary before 11th November. GEORGE JAMESON, 146 Secretary.
TO PRINTERS. MACHINE FOR SALE. FOR SALE, about the end of October, One Second-hand Double Demy Tape Printing MACHINE, in thorough working order, with rollers, moulds, <tc., complete. We are replacing this machine by a Double Royal Wharfedale, which necessitates removal of the Double Demy Machine now used for printing the “Herald ” and “ Guardian,” for hand or steampower. Can be seen and all particulars obtained at our office. WEEKS & DIXON. Ashburton, October 14, 1879. 5G5a TO LET, STATIONERS’ SHOP, recently occupied by Mr. J. Y. Ward. This Shop is fitted up in a very complete manner, and four comfortable dwelling rooms are attached. 70 SAUNDERS BROS.
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