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New Advertisements. Y. R. NEW ZEALAND RAILWAYS. AMBERLEY TO BLUFF. CHRISTCHURCH SPRING RACE MEETING AND AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY’S SHOW. ORDINARY Single-fare Tickets will be issued from all Stations to Christchurch on NOV. 8, 10, 11, 12, 13, and 14, available for return journey, up to WEDNESDAY, NOV. 19. WM. CONYERS, Commissioner of Railways. Commissioner’s Office, Christchurch, Oct. 2»th, 1879. 661 a NEW ZEALAND RAILWAYS. j (Christchurch Section.) TRAIN ARRANGEMENTS FOR RACES. NOV. 11, 13, Aim 14, AND AGRICULTURAL SHOW, NOV. 12. RACE DAYS ONLY. RAILWAY Communication direct to the Course Trains will run from Christchurch to Race-course at short intervals, from 11.30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Prom Racecourse to Christchurch at short intervals, from 3.45 p.m. up to half an hour after the last race. RACE DAYS AND AGRICUTURAL SHOW DAYS. (Lyttelton and Christchurch Line.) Ordinary trains. A late train each night, leaving Christchurch at 11.15 p.m., and Lyttelton at 11.45 p.m. SOUTH LINES. (Including Malvern and Whitecliffa branches.) Ordinary trains. NORTH LINE AND BRANCHES. Ordinary trains, except the 4 - 55 p.m. from Christchurch, will leave at 5 - 45 p.m., and be 50 minutes late, arriving at all stations. SOUTHBRIDGE BRANCH, Ordinary trains except the 3 - 50 p.m. will leave at 6T5 p.m. and will be one hour and 25 minutes later at all stations to destination. The race trains will not stop at any intermediate place between Christchurch and Racecourse terminus to pick up and set down passengers. FARES. Christchurch to Racecourse terminus (including admission to course.) First-class carriages 3s 6d ; second-class or seated waggon 2s 6d. Ordinary single fare tickets issued on Nov. 8,10,11, 12,13,14, to Christchurch, will be available to return on any date up to Wednesday, Nov. 19. Ordinary tickets are not available for any of the race trains. GOODS TRAFFIC WILL BE ENTIRELY SUSPENDED ON WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 12. Tickets for Racecourse trains will be obtainable at Special Booking offices outside the archway at Christchurch station. Tickets for ordinary trains will be issued at the usual Booking Offices. FREDK BACK, General Manager. General Manager’s Office, Christchurch, Nov. 4,1879. 662 a NEW ZEALAND RAILWAYS. NORTH OTAGO AGRICULTURAL AND PASTORAL ASSOCIATION SHOW. OAMARU. 20th and 21st NOVEMBER, 1879. ORDINARY SINGLE FARE TICKETS issued from Dunedin and Timaru, and all intermediate Stations and Branches, to Oamaru, on 20th and 21st November, will be available for RETURN up till MONDAY, 24th November, (inclusive.) From Christchurch and Stations North of Timaru, Ordinary Single Fare Tickets, issued on the 19th or 20th November, to Oamaru, will be available for Return up to and including 24th November. WM. CONYERS, Commissioner of Railways. Commissioner’s office, Christchurch, Ist Nov., 1879. 663 a THE WHEATSHEAF HOTEL, Wheatstone. Q H. WILLCOCKS, the Proprietor of the above fine Hotel can now offer Acommodation which cannot be surpassed in any house in Canterbury, and wishes to inform his friends and the public generally that everything in his power will be done to make his patrons comfortable. The rooms are splendidly furnished and well ventilated. First-class Stabling and Paddocks in connection with the Hotel. Wines and Spirits of the Best Brands. G. H. WILLCOCKS, Proprietor, 138 Wheatsheaf Hotel.

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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume I, Issue 20, 11 November 1879

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 3 Ashburton Guardian, Volume I, Issue 20, 11 November 1879