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Ashburton Guardian Office, Monday evening. Alfred Harrison reports for the week ending Saturday, June 5, as follows : On Wednesday the household furniture and effects of S. J. Zander, Esq., were sold, the whole of the articles realizing good prices. On Thursday, at Winslow, on account of Mr. Alpheus Hayes, about 40,000 feet of timber was disposed of, at fair market rates. . Saturday, June 5, at his yards—Horses and implements found a very slow market, but most of those entered were disposed of. A consignment tf rabbits, from Southland, sold at Is. 6d. to Is. lOd. per pair. A consignment of cheese only realized 4d. per lb. Pigs sold well at about 6d. per lb. ; ducks, per pair, 4s. 6d. ; fowls,, 2s. 6d. to 3s. ; potatoes, L2 to L2 sb. peif ton ; onions, |d. to |d. ; chickwheat,'. Is. 6d. per bushel. Sundries, as usual, Aound a good market.

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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 1, Issue 110, 8 June 1880

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COMMERCIAL. Ashburton Guardian, Volume 1, Issue 110, 8 June 1880