Tenders. MOUNT SOMERS ROAD BOARD. TENDERS are invited for the following Works : No. 15.—Footbridge on the Hcwsou’s Road. No. 17. —Bowyers Stream Road —For mation, etc., 80 chains. No. 18.—Graham’s Road —Formation etc., 40 chains. No. 19.—Ford and Newton’s RoadFormation, clearing bush, etc, 14c chains No. 20. —Reynold’s Road and Cameron’.' Road —Formation and Metalling, 10C chains. Specifications of the above works can be seen at the office, Mount Somers, where tenders, addressed to the Chairman, will be received until noon on MONDAY, August 2nd, 1880. The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted. C. J. WENTWORTH COOKSON, Jun., Surveyor to the 650 Mount Somers Road Board. Public Notices, EDUCATIONAL. IN retiring from my School Duties, I I beg to inform my friends and the public that I have DISPOSED OF my my interest in my SCHOOL to Mr. Buchanan, who will from this date receive Pupils on his own account. DAVID DAVIDSON. Concerning the above advertisement, 1 beg to say I can take a few more scholars, and shall be happy to receive the names of intending Pupils. JOHN EDGAR BUCHANAN. Ashburton, July 26th, 1880. 71g-701c BE JAMES STEPHENS, ALFORD FOREST, A BANKRUPT. I HAVE SOLD all my interest in the Book Debts in the above estate to Mr. Mcßea, Alford Forest, whose receipt will be a sufficient discharge. ANDREW ORR, 760 Trustee. ASHBURTON HIGH SCHOOL. PARENTS or GUARDIANS desirous of the ESTABLISHMENT of a BOYS HIGH SCHOOL in Ashburton are requested to communicate with the undersigned. The following resolution was adopted by the Board at its meeting on Wednesday:—“That the Board endeavor to establish a temporary High School in Ashburton, if a sufficient number of children in the opinion of the Board can be guaranteed to attend the same.” By order, F. MAIN WARING, Secretary. Ashburton, July 24th, 1880. 75a V. R. In the District Court of Christchurch, Holden at Ashburton. IN THE MATTER OF The Debtors and Creditors Act, 1876, the Acts amending the same, and of the bankruptcy of ROBERT POWRIE, of Ashburton, Builder, a debtor. THIS IS TO NOTIFY that Robert Powrie, of Ashburton, iu the Provincial District of Canterbury, builder, has this day filed a statement that he is unable to meet his engagements with his creditors. The first meeting of creditors to be held at the District Courthouse, Ashburton, on WEDNESDAY, the 4th day of AUGUST, 1880, at 11 o’clock in the forenoon. Dated this 28th day of July, iß§o. C. CAVENDISH HURRELL, Clerk of the Court. Branson and Purnell, Solicitors for debtor. 74 G MOUNT HUTT ROAD BOARD. NOTICE —~T THE ROAD loading through Sections No. 15380, 7625, 26G03, 1324, and 7245 is CLOSED/against all Traffic from thisdate, W. B. COMPTON. June 10tl#1880. 9410 MOUNjjf SOMERS ROAD BOARD. A MEETING of Ratepayers will be Jfheld at the Roard Board office Motwt Somers on August 9th, 1880, at noojf, for the pupose of taking into consideration the proposed exchange of road on pssrs. Gould and Cameron’s property, ;ar Methveri. By order, r C, J. WENTWORTH COOKSON, JuN., Clerk to the 6GO Mount Somers Road Board. THE EDUCATION BOARD OF THE DISTRICT OF NORTH CANTERBURY. , /■' Formal school scholarships. “\TOTICE is hereby given that SIX SCHOLARSHIPS of the Annual value of Fifty Pounds each, and tenable for One Year, and if funds are voted by the Government, for a second year, will be awarded to Pupil Teachers and others upon examination in the various subjects required by the Board, at the end of Pupil Teacher’s fourth year. Candidates, who must be over seventeen years of age, can obtain full particulars of Regulations and Conditions by applications to the Principal of the Normal School, to whom the name and age of each Candidate must be forwarded on or before MONDAY, the 2nd day of AUGUST. The Examination will commence on WEDNESDAY, the 4th day of AUGUST, at 10 a.m. By order, J. V. COLBORNE-YEEL, Secretary. Christchurch, 17th July, 1880. 470 Business Notices HORSE FEED. OATS, BARLEY, &c., CRUSHED EVERY WEDNESDAY. JOSEPH CLARK, 69g Tinwald. PUBLIC NOTICE. IF you want a first-class SEWING MACHINE, hand or treadle, eithei for Cash or Deferred Payment, go at once to T. R. HOLDER AND COMPANY, STOREKEEPERS, &C., Sole agents for Ashburton for the world' famed “ Wanzers, ” for “Singer’s’ superior simple working machines, anc “Wertheim’s” celebrated. A Large Supply just Received. Orders Promptly Attended to. - 636c-15c
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