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New Advertisements. A SHBURTON CALEDONIAN SOCIETY*. PROGRAMME OF SPORTS, To be held on BOXING DAY, FRIDAY, 26th DECEMBER, 1879. 1. Music —Bagpipes, Pibrochs, 1 prize, Marches, Strathspeys, 1 prize. 2. Quoits —Ist and 2nd prizes. 3. Men’s Open Handicap Hurdle Race —440 yards, 6 hurdles’; Ist and 2nd prizes. dj, 4. Handicap Hurdle Race —For boys not over 16 years of age—44o yards ; Ist and 2nd prizes. 6. Running High Jump—Men and boys, Ist and 2nd prizes. 6. Tossing the Caber—lst and 2nd prizes. Standing High Jump—Men and boys, Ist and 2nd prizes. Handicap Race—loo yards, men, 1 prize. Running High Jump—For boys under 16 years of age, 1 prize. Highland Reel—lst and 2nd prizes. Highland Fling—lst and 2nd prizes. Irish Jig—Men, Ist and 2nd prize. Irish Jig—Ladies, Ist and 2nd prizes. Sword Dance—lst and 2nd prizes. Grand Handicap Flat Races — Men, 200 yards, 300 yards, 440 yards, Ist, 2nd, and 3rd prizes. Vaulting with Pole—Men, Ist and 2nd prizes. Vaulting with Pole—Boys under 16 years, Ist and 2nd prizes. Flat Race—Men, mile, Ist and 2nd prizes. Walking Match —Men, 2 miles, Ist and 2nd prizes. Putting the Stone—l 6 lbs, Ist and 2nd prizes. Throwing the Hammer—l 6 lbs, Ist and 2nd prizes. Wrestling—Cumberland Style, 1 prize ; Collar and Elbow, 1 prize. Flat Race—Men, 1 mile, Ist and 2nd prizes. Three Legged Race—loo yards, 1 prize. Running Hop, Step, and Jump—--Ist and 2nd prizes. Running Long Jump—lst and 2nd prizes. Best Dressed Highlander—l prize. Gymnastics on Horizontal Bar —1 prize. Old Men's Race—Over 40 years, 100 yards, Ist and 2nd prizes. Handicap Consolation Race—For boys and men, 200 yards, Ist and 2nd prize. Singlestick.—l prize. The entrance fees and amount of prizes will be advertised during the month of December. By order of the Directors, J. E. HYDE HARRIS, Secretary. Nov. 24, 1879. 239—750 a WESLEYAN CHURCH ANNIVERSARY. SEAFIELD. Anniversary services in connection with the above church will be held on SUNDAY, Dec. 21, and on CHRISTMAS DAY. A TEA AND PUBLIC MEETING will take place. Tickets, Is. 6d. each. Tea at 5 p.m. 254 WESLEYAN CHURCH. PRACTICE on TUESDAY and SATURDAY EVENINGS, at 7.30 o’clock, in the Church, Cameron street, for the Anniversary. Members of the Choir and friends invited to attend. The usual practice on Friday evening. H. J. WEEKS, 785a—267 Organist. TO PRINTERS. MACHINE FOR SALE. FOR SALE, at an early date, — One Second-hand Double Demy Tape Printing MACHINE, in thorough working order, with rollers, moulds, &c., 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 steam power. Can be seen and all particulars obtained at our office. WEEKS & DIXON. Ashburton, October 14, 1879. 565 a ANAMA STATION. A LL STRAY Horses and Cattle rnnj\ ning on the Anama Station will be impounded from this date. Any one removing stock without first giving notice to the manager will be ProsecutedW. L. PETER. 24th. Noy., 1879. 282 TINWALD. gHEARER AND GALLOWAY, MILLWRIGHTS, AGRICULTURAL AND GENERAL IMPLEMENT MAKERS, Ge»at South Boap, Tinwald, Beg to thank the public generally fpp their very liberal support during the past twelve months, and to announce that they have now every facility for carrying on their business in all its branches to the entire satisfaction of customers, ns a trial will prove. COACHBUILDING. Orders received fer making or repairing ail kinds of conveyances by thoroughly practical workmen, and none but the best materials used. AGRICULTURAL. Implements of all kinds made or r< paired. Also, Combines, Engines, Reaj era and Binders, Cliaffcutters, Bruisers, &t BUILDING. Estimates given for all kinds of Building and general carpentering. Cocksfoot Grass Seed Threshing Machines, for hand or foot, made to order, great saving of labor. SHEARER AND GALLOWAY, Tinwald. 165—641 a

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 4, Ashburton Guardian, Volume I, Issue 32, 9 December 1879

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 4 Ashburton Guardian, Volume I, Issue 32, 9 December 1879

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