Wanted. 'ANTED, by a Young Widow, a SITUATION as Housekeeper to a gentleman, or Housekeeper and Govei’ness to a widower with, children. She teaches thorough English, French, Music, Singing, and Needlework, is a good Cook, and understands a dairy.—Apply to Mrs. C., West Oxford, 444 q SHEEP. WANTED— To PURCHASE 5000 Sound Mouthed Merinos or Crossbreds, in lots. Apply to SAUNDERS BROS. 313 Ashburton. TAT ANTED Known, tin." TWENTY V V Words are inserted in this Column for ONE SHILLING prepaid, and FORTY Words for TWO SHILLINGS prepaid. WANTED KNOWN, that Envelopes and Notepaper ran be -'blained, wholesale or retail, at ioiii-.-.,ai!y ■■ ’•ates at the “Herald” OHii-o, Fust street North. 11 ■' 2 S WANTED KNOWN—That Visiting YV Cards, plain or mourning, can he obtained printed in various styles, at the “Herald” and “ Guardian ” oliiccs, near the Rai ■> ,r ay Station WANTED KNOWN—That the cheapest i.nd neatest CARDS may be had at the “GUARDIAN OFFICE.” Meetings. DISTRESS IN IRELAND. THE COMMITTEE of the Ashburton Borough Council appointed to receive subscriptions in aid of the above, will MEET in the Council Chamber on THURSDAY next, the 29th inst, at 3 p.m. Gentlemen willing to take part are invited to attend. HUGO ERIEDLANDER, Mayor. Borough Council Office, 27th January, 1880. No. 2G—443g HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY. meE ADJOURNED MEETING of the L Horticultural Society will be held on THURSDAY, January 29th, at Quill’s Sample Rooms, at 8 p. vn. STEPHEN E. POYNTZ, 433 c; Sec., pro tem. Lost and Pound. FOUND— At- the Ashburton Forks, near the Spread Eagle, a Draught Chestnut MARE, white streak down the forehead ; branded m on the off shoulder. If not claimed within Fourteen days will be sold to defray expenses. Apply, office of this paper. 447 G Tenders. WAKANUI ROAD DISTRICT. TO PAINTERS. TENDERS are invited for PAINTING Offices, Stables, and Cottage. Specifications can be seen at the Board’s office, and tenders will he received till 10 a. m. on THURSDAY, February sth. FOOKS & SON, 448 c; Surveyors to the Board. TENDERS are invited for the PURCHASE of 27 ACRES growing crop of OATS at Alford Forest. Tenders to be sent in to the Undersigned, stating price per acre, on or before 4th February, 1880. W. T CHAPMAN, 4320 Alford Forest. mENDERS for TYING and STOOK_JL ING 400 Acres Wheat, at H. Moffat’s farm, Hinds, in 100 acre blocks. Tenderers can apply for one or the lot. Tenders to bo sent in not later than THURSDAY, 29th inst. H. MOFFAT, 423 g Wakanui. Y. R * GOODS SHED AT DROMORS Public Works Office. Christchurch, January 27th, 1880. FfIENDERS are invited for the ERECJL TION of a GOODS SHED at Dromcre, on the main line of Railway. Plan and Specification may be seen at the Public Works Office, Christchurch. Tenders addressed to the Hon. the Minister for Public Works, and marked outside “ Tender for Goods Shed, Dromore,” will be received at the above office up till noon on MONDAY, February, 2nd, 1880. The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted. By command, A. D. AUSTIN, 441 g District Engineer. Y. ;A*£. JS 1 - C S JLLS AST' R. NEW ZEALAND RAILWAYS. KAWAKAWA RAILWAY. TAUMARERE CONTRACT—FORMATION ONLY. LENGTH ABOUT ONE MILE. Public Works Office, Wellington, 15th January, 1880. XSTRITTEN TENDERS will be received ’’ at this office, until NOON on WEDNESDAY the 25th February, 1880, for the above contract. They must be addressed to the Hon. the Minister for Public Works, Wellington, and marked outside “ Tender for Taumarere Contract.” Plans and specifications may be seen at the Public Works Offices, Wellington, after the 21st instant, and at Auckland, Grahamstown, KawaKawa, Christchurch, and Dunedin on arrival of first mail after that date. Telegraphic tenders, similarly addressed and marked, will be received if nresented at any telegraph office by YOON of the same date, provided that written tenders in due form are lodged at a District or Resident Engineer’s Office by the same hour, and accompanied by a cheque on some bank in the town where the tender is lodged ; such cheque to be specially marked by a banker as good for twenty-one days, and to be in favor of the Receiver-General’s Deposit Account only, and not to bearer or order. The lowest or any tender will not necessarily be accepted. By command, JOHN BLACKETT, 439 g Engineer in Charge, North Island. jyjTR. FRANCIS PHILIP O’REILLY, Barrister, Solicitor, & Conveyancer, TANGLED STREET, ASHBURTON, Next Messrs. Orr and Co.’s. 362 g
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