Wanted. WANTED, by a Young Widow, a SITUATION as Housekeeper to a gentleman, or Housekeeper and Governess 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 a SHEEP. WANTED— To PURCHASE 5000 Sound Mouthed Merinos or Crossbreds, in lots. Apply to SAUNDERS BROS. 313 Ashburton. TIT ANTED Known, tlnp TWENTY Y y Words ai’c inserted in this Column for ONE SHILLING prepaid, and FORTY Words for TWO SHILLINGS prepaid. WANTED KNOWN—That we are now Selling 250 Cream Laid Commercial Envelopes for 25., cash ; 500 ditto, 3s. 6d. cash ; and 1000 ditto, 6s. Cd., for prompt cash only. Weeks & Dixon. WANTED KNOWN, that Envelopes and Notepaper can be obtained, wholesale or retail, at unusually low rates at the “Herald” Office, East-street North. 642 WANTED KNOWN—That Money can be saved by purchasing your Stationery and Account Books, for cash, at the “Herald” and “Guardian” Wholesale Stationery Depot, Saunders’ Buildings, near Station. WANTED KNOWN—That Visiting Cards, plain or mourning, can be obtained printed in various styles, at the “ Herald ” and “ Guardian” offices, near the Rai "'ay Station WANTED KNOWN—That the cheapest j.nd neatest CARDS may bo “'GUARDIAN OFFICE.” Amusements. TO-NIGHT. COMPLEMENTARY ENTERTAINMG NT TO MR AND MRS. FLORENCE (Under the patronage of the Mayor and Borsmgh Councillors), tendered by Several Vocal and Dramatic Lady & Gentlemen Amateurs of AshncßroN, will be held in the TOWN HALL, ASHBURTON, ON TUESDAY, 10th FEBRUARY. Mrs. PAIGE has kindly consented to preside at the Piano. PROGRAMME. Overture —Piano, Mrs. Paige. Trio—“ Through the World,” Mr. Branson, and Mr. and Mrs. Florence. .Song—“ The Sexton,” Mr, Pratt. Song—“ When other Lips,” Mr. FlorSong—“ Nothing Else to Do,” Mr. Harrison. Duet—“ The Moon has raised,” Messrs Branson and Florence. Song—“ The Mountebank,” Mrs. Florence. Song—“ Twilight is darkening,” Mr. Branson. Duet —“ Flow Gently,” Air. and Mrs. Florence. Song—Mr. Jacobson. First part to conclude with the Prison Scene from MARITANA—Mr. Branson, and Air. and Airs. Florence. INTERMISSION OF TEN MINUTES. To conclude v ith the sparkling Comedietta—JACK’S DELIGHT, in which Messrs. Jacobson f . Pratt, Zouch, Miss Lizzie Harding, Mrs. Florence, and lady amateurs will take part. Doors open at 7. 30, to commence at 8 sharp). Box office at the “Alail” office, where plan of seats can be inspected. Prices of Admission —Front seats, 3s. ; hack 2s. 36c—4810 Meetings. TO HIS WORSHIP THE MAYOR OF ASHBURTON, HUGO FRIBDLANDER, ESQ. niR, —We, the undersigned ratepayers of the Borough of Ashburton, request you to call a public meeting at an early date to take into consideration the national distress in Ireland, and to take such steps as may be deemed necessary for the relief thereof. February 4th, 1880. F. P. O’Reilly W. H. Gundry H. M. Jones E. A. Garnett J. AI. Cambridge R. AY. Shearman T. R. Hodder G. D. Branson Jos. Ivess Geo. Jameson John Orr. C. Dixon Fred. Pavitt Win. Gavin Thos. Quill To F. P. O’Reilly, Esq., and other gentlemen signing tile above requisition. Gentlemen, —In compliance with your request, I have much pleasure in CONVENING a PUBLIC AIEETING, to be held at the Town Hall, Ashburton, on WEDNESDAY, the 11th inst., at 8 p.m. HUGO FRIEDLANDER, 22c—475a' Mayor. UPPER ASHBURTON ROAD BOARD. AIEETING OF RATEPAYERS. A MEETING of the Ratepayers of this Road District will take pilace on THURSDAY, the 27th inst., at 10 o’clock a. m., in the Road Board Office, for the pmrpmse of electing a member in the room of the late Mr. Charles Reed. A Foil, if demanded, will be held the same day, and close at 4 o’clock pi.m. DONALD McLEAN, Chairman. Road Board Office, 487« Westerfield, 10th February, 1880. Found. • FOUND —A Surveyors’ CHAIN. Owner can have it by paying expenses. Geo. E. Nicholas, Ashburton Forks. 487g-41c I "HOUND, on Saturday, 7th February, j at Wakanui, a 6iin. bolt, with thumb-screw attached. Owner can have the same, on paying for this advertisement, by applying at the Herald office. 40c Gazette in Bankruptcy. V. R. mHE ASHBURTON GUARDIAN 8 (County Agricultural and Sporting Recorder) is a GAZETTE for all Notices under The Debtors and Creditors Acts.. jyj-R, FRANCIS PHILIP O’REILLY, Barrister, Solicitor, & Conveyancer, TANCRED STREET, ASHBURTON* Next Messrs. Orr and. Co.’s. 862 a THE ASHBURTON GUARDIAN. ADVERTISEMENTS received for tha GUARDIAN up) to 9 p).m. at the scale charges, afterwards at double rates for insertion over the leader
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