Business Notices. Advertise. Ik you want fto sell a Farm, to sell a Horse, ,to rent a Farm, to buy a Horse, to buy a House, to lent a House, to ol>tain Board, to sell Groceries, to sell Furniture, to sell Hardware, to hire a Servant, to borrow Money, If you want -[ to sell Dry Goods, to sell a Carriage, to sell Real Estate, to seek a Situation, to obtain a Servant, to. engage a Salesman, to sell Millinery Goods, to sell a House or Section, to find a Strayed Animal, to find any one’s Address, . to sell a piece of Furniture, to find an owner for Anything, to buy a second-hand Carriage, j to find anything you have Lost, 0 If you want I, to sell Agricultural Implements YOU CAN DO SO, BY MAKING YOUR WANTS KNOWN IN THE ASHBURTON HERALD. OFFICE : SAUNDERS’ BUILDINGS, East Street. Amusements. annual Meeting. WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY, NOVEMBER jgrn and 20TH. FIRST DAY. 1. Handicap Hurdle Race of 40 so vs; distance 2 miles, over 8 flights of about 3ft. 6in. hurdles; nomination I sov., acceptance 2 sovs. 2. County Hurdle Race Handicap ol 25 sovs.; over 6 flights of about 3ft. 6 in. hurdles;nomination 1 sov., acceptance 2 sovs. t}6 miles. District horses only. 3. Mai dun Plate of 20 sovs.; distance. 1 jennies ; weight for age ; entrance 2 sovs. ; 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; nomination2sovs., acceptance 2 sovs.; 2 miles. 5. Ladies’ 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 miles. 6. Farmers’ Plate of 10 sovs.; for horse the bona fide property of owners r*«idin in the. County of Ashburton ; no weigh under 12 stone; 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 sovs., added to a sweep of 3 sovs. for acceptors ; miles ; open ; nomination 2 sovs, 3. Tradesmen's Handicap of 20 sovs.; district horses-only; l)± miles; nomination I sov.; acceptance I sov. 4. Forced Handicap of 15 sovs.; for ai, winning horses at this meeting ; entrance 2 sovs.; 1 % miles. 5. Consolation Handicap of 15 sovs.; for beaten horses ; nomination 1 sov., acceptance I sov. RULES AND REGULATIONS : Qualification fee, £2 2b. ; members of the Ashburton Racing Club free. No entry will be received for any of the races except on the condition that all disputes shall be decided by the stewa ds„ whose decision in all cases shall be final. County horses shall be held to meant horses the bona fide property of owns m residing in the County of Ashburton previous to Ist September,' 1879. Canterbury Jockey Club rules sit ct adhered to unless otherwise specified No protest will be entertained vision* £2 2s. be deposited, which shall be teifeited should the protest, iu the ofiaioa of the stewards, prove frivolous. All entries and nominations to hie iulks hands of the secretary, addressed to the Somerset Hotel, not later than 4 p.ia. on. October 31at. Weights to appear fur first; day's handicaps on Friday. November: 14th ; acceptances on Monday, November 17th, in “ Lyttelton Times,” the “Press,"’ and the Ashburton “Herald,” and far second day's raising, weights will b* declared at 7 p.m. on evening of Novels**bor 19 ; acceptances at 9 p.m. same night. U 1 entries to be sealed and addressed to to the secretary, Ashburton, «nclafli«tf entrance fees, name and ago of hors*, colors of tbf rider. »y Mwy ndtof inuw cdbll tynlilf l«r§d wm w lari on? mmj|i; JAwM mixn: ' '
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