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For Sale. FOR SALE, T 9 A*-® l ®® Tussock Land, in •*• j)UUU Lots'to suit imrcliasera. Very Liberal Terms. 74 SAUNDERS BROS. STUD SHEEP. W E have a number of Wilson’s Celebrated Merino RAMS for Sale. 177 SAUNDERS BROS. Poulterer, Sue. RABBITS! RABBITS I I P . HARP ER, FISHMONGER AND POULTERER Near the Ashburton Hotel, East Street. BEGS to inform the inhabitants it Ashburton that, he HAS OPENED in the above line, and trusts, by stri<t attention to business, and supplying fcui articles of first class quality,' hopes t merit a share ol public patronage OVSTER SALOON. V Hot Fried Fish and Tea and Coflee at all hours. Amusements. RACING OLUB. ANNUAL MEETING. WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY", NOVEMBER 19x11 and ami; FIRST DAY. 1. Handicap Hurdle Race of 4a sovs; distance 2 miles, over 8 flights of about 3ft. 6in. hurdles; nomination' 1 sov., acceptance 2 sovs, 2. County Hurdle Race Handicap of 25 sovs, ; over 6 flights of about 3ft. 6 in. hurdles; nomination I sov., acceptance 2 sovs. ; 1y 2 miles. District horses only.’ 3. Maiden Plate of 30 sovs.; distance 1# miles; weight for age ; entrance 2 sovs. p district horses only, that have never won. an advertised race, 4. Ashburton Cup Handicap of 50 sovs.,. added to a sweepstake of 5 sovs. for .. acceptors ; nomination 2 sovs., acceptance! 2 sovs ; 2 miles. 5. L. hues’ Purse of 25 sovs.; district horses: only; welter weights for age; gentlemen) riders, who must, be members of the Ashburton Racing Club ; entrance 2 sovs. ; 1)4 miles. 6. Farmers’ Plate of 10 sovs.; for horse the bona Juie property of owners ri-ydin in the County of Ashburton ; no weigh under 12 stone; Iyi miles;, entrance sov. SECOND DAY. 1. County Steeplechase of 30 sovs.; ove about 2 miles of fair hunting country weight for age; for district horses only entrance 2 sovs. 2. Racing Club Handicap of 40 sn'vm added to a sweep of 3 sovs. for accept®* p 1 % miles ; open ; nomination 2 sovs. 3. Tradesmen’s Handicap of 20 sovs. p district horses only; miles; nomination 1 sov.; acceptance 1 sov.; 4. Forced Handicap of 15 sovs.; for an. winning horses at this meeting; entrance* 2 sovs.; miles. 5. Consolation Handicap of 15 sovs.j; for beaten horses; nomination 1 sov.;, acceptance I sov. RULES AND REGULATIONS : Qualification fee, £2 2a.; members of thus Ashburton Racing Club free. No entry will be received for any of fh* races except on the condition that all dos>putes shall be decided by the steward!®, whose decision in all cases shall bo fittolL County horses shall be held to. meathorses the bona fide property of owne'S residing in the Comity of Ashburton previous to Ist September, 18791 Canterbury Jockey Club rules strict adhered to unless otherwise specified No protest will be entertained unlo.*s £2 2s. be deposited, which shall be fotfeited should the protest, in the opinion of the stewards, prove frivolous. All entries and nominations to be in the hands of the secretary, addressed to the Somerset Hotel, not later than 4 p.m. on. October 31st. Weights to Appear for first; day’s handicaps on Friday. November 14th ; acceptances on Monday, Novemben I7th, in “ Lyttelton Times,” the “Press/" and the Ashburton “Herald,” and fop second day’s racing, weights will he declared at 7 p.m. on evening of Novem • ber 19 ; acceptances at 9 p.m. same night. \ll entries to be sealed and addressed U to the secretary, Ashburton, enclosing, entrance fees, name and age of horse, ao«. colors of the rider. Any jockey riding in any other than hint declared colors will be fined one sovereigi . JAMES WILKIE, 402 a Hon. Sec. i mmmmtern BIBLES, Prayers, and Church Servient Hymnals tor various churches.— H M JONES, Stationer, Baring Sqwu«

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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume I, Issue 22, 15 November 1879

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 7 Ashburton Guardian, Volume I, Issue 22, 15 November 1879