A Bloody Valentine. —A Jerseyraan has resented a comic missive wherein he figured rather unpleasantly as a hangman, and has stabbed to the heart the malicious mischief maker whom ho suspected of sending it. He may come in time to accustom himself to a more philosophical contemplation of that useful member of society. An Opening. —Three or four pretty good men, pastors of Massachusetts churches preferred, are wanted immediately to go down to the Grand River Divide and talk pleasently to the Ute Indians about the pleasures of peace and the tranquil enjoyment of domestic life. Good salary and short hours. Hair restoratives for sale at this office in pints and quarts.
J. E. Buchanan and Co. PRELIMINARY NOTICE. TO ARTIZ4NS, mechanics, and THE INDUSTRIAL CLASSES GENERALLY. SALE OF SUBURBAN SECTIONS. Messrs, j. e. buchanan & go. will shortly offer for SALE BY PUBLIC AUCTION, A block of about Ofi BUILDING ALLOTMENTS QA Chiefly £ Acres. The Laud is of the. finest quality, and splendidly situated at the junction of the North and West Town Belts. "For plana and particulars see future advertisement, or apply to the auciiontioneers. 767 g J. B. BUCHANAN & CO. Business Notices. McSHERRY DRILLS. A SHIPMENT of these celebrated Drills is expected shortly to arrive. They will range in width from 6 feet 6 inches (12 Hoppers) to 10 feet (17 Hoppers). Orders taken by the undersigned, FREDK. PAVITT, Ashburton, For the SOLE AGENT, JOHN ANDERSON, 460-240 c Canterbury Foundry. NEW SHOP. JUST OPENED, TO MEET REQUIREMENTS. 0 OARSTENS & Q°., ''tobacconists, Fancy Goods and Stationery Depot, PROSPECT BUILDINGS, East street, Shop formerly occupied by Weston. Good Stock of Cigars, Tobacco, and Pipes of every description. HAIR - CUTTING, SHAVING, AND SHAMPOOING on the premises. Licensed to sell Postage Stamps. 766 g WHEAT SHIPMENTS TO LONDON. fJIHE Undersigned are Advancing against WHEAT SHIPPED TO LONDON, Guaranteeing the charges to be as low as any Company shipping from New Zealand. 764 g P. CUNNINGHAM & CO. TO FARMERS & OTHERS. are CASH PURCHASERS of WHEAT OATS, and BARLEY, Delivered at any of our Branches, or at any Railway Station. 765 ct P. CUNNINGHAM & CO. TO FARMERS. THE UNDERSIGNED are CASH PURCHASERS of WHEAT, OATS, and BARLEY, and are prepared to SHIP WHEAT to the English markets on farmers’ account at the lowest possible cost. P. CUNNINGHAM & CO., 561 g Ashburton and Christchurch. NEW TAILORING ESTABLISHMENT. CRAIGHEAD &. Co., MERCHANT TAILORS, HAVE opened those premises situated in Tancred street adjoining Messrs. Orr and Co.’s General Store. A SPLENDID ASSORTMENT OF TWEEDS, FANCY GOODS, &c., &c., JUST ARRIVED. Mr. Craighead’s experience as Head Cutter in connection with First Class Tailoring Establishments in Edinburgh and San Francisco has extended over a period of ten years, and from the immense success which has always attended his efforts to please, he is prepared to guarantee a perfect fit in every case.
TANGBED STREET, (Next Orr and Ox’s. CRAIGHEAD & CO. 982 a GRAIN. M ESSRS. ROYSE, STEAD, & CO. are prepared to PURCHASE GRAIN or to make ADVANCES ON GRAIN consigned to them for sale or shipment. 0. PERCY COX, Agents for ROYSE, STEAD, & CO., 4930 Ashburton.
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