In Bankruptcy. —A considerable number of debtors obtained their discharges at the District Court to-day. Wanted. WANTED— A smart LAD as Apprentice to the Cabinetmaking business. Apply John Meech, Burnett street. 4d 'ANTED—Two GENTLEMEN to Board in the house of a private family, unexceptional reference regarding the cuisine. Address, X.Y.Z., office of this paper. 987 c WANTED KNOWN. SOMERSET LIVERY AND STABLES. BAIT JW. M'RAE bogs to inform the . public that he has taken the above Stables from Mr. Bossenberg, and is making extensive repairs. Buggies and saddle horses on hire. Lowest prices and best attention. 908c—286g
WANTED KNOWN —That Money can be saved by purchasing your Stanionery and Account Books, for cash, at the “Guardian” Wholesale Stationery Depot, Saunders’ Buildings, near Railway Station. Meetings. THE ASHBURTON TOWN HALL COMPANY (LIMITED). A N EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING of the Shareholders in the above Company will be held in the Town Hall, Ashburton, on TUESDAY, the 19th day of October, 1880, at 8 o’clock in the Evening, for the undermentioned purposes : 1. To consider the advisability or otherwise of increasing the nominal value of shares. . 2. To consider the advisability or otherwise of reducing the quorum of shareholders necessary to be present at meetings before business can be transacted. 3. To regulate the election and retirement of Directors of the Company and their powers and business. Dated this 9th day of October, 1880. THOS. BULLOCK, 991 c Chairman of Directors.
Amusements. SEAFIELD SCHOOL. A MEDLEY ENTERTAINMENT, Consisting of Songs, Recitations, Instrumental Music, and a Screaming Farce, entitled, WHITEBAIT AT GREENWICH Will be given at the SE AFIELD SCHOOLROOM, On TUESDAY, the 19th i’stst. Doors open at 7.30. Performance" to commence at 8 o’clock prompt. The proceeds will go towards purchasing a Harmonium for the Institute. 301 A. M'KELLAR WIX. Public Notices ASHBURTON WOOL - SCOURING WORKS. JUEECE WOOL, LOCKS, and Pieces scoured at lowest current rates. 316 CYRUS HOMERSHAM. £5 REWARD WILL be given so that it will lead to the conviction of the party or parties who maliciously BROKE the LOCKS on the Gates, between September 10th and 26th ult., on Section 30758, on the old track from the Hinds Railway Station to Coldstream Homestead. C. H. DOWDING, 302 Manager. LONGBEACH ROAD DISTRICT. ELECTION OF MEMBERS. ~[VT OTICE is hereby given that a MEET1\ ING of the Ratepayers of the Longbeach. Road District will be held at the Board’s Office, on Longbeach Road, on MONDAY, the 25th day of October, 1830, at the hour of eleven in the fore noon, for the purpose of NOMINATING and ELECTING two persons eligible to serve as Members of the Board for the above District, in the places of Messrs. E. G. Wright and Joseph Clark. A poll, if required, will be taken at the same place immediately after the nomination, closing at four o’clock p. m. W. CUTHBERT, Returning Officer. Longbeach Road, 7th October, 1880. 297 e The national mutual life ASSOCIATION OF AUSTRALASIA (LIMITED). Established 1869. Actuary and Secretary —J. M. Templeton, F. I. A. The MOST LIBERAL and EQUITABLE OFFICE for Life Assurance in the Australasian Colonies. The best office for young men. Profits divided "every three years. Offices in Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Wellington, and Hobart Town. The New Zealand Branch—A LOCAL INSTITUTION, investing all moneys in the colony. Resident Secretary Thomas Swain, Temple Chambers, Featherston street, Well ington. Agent for the County of Ashburton— S. SAUNDERS (of the firm of Saunders Bi’os.), Ashburton. Note the name—The National Mutual. 169-218 co THE NEW ZEALAND LOAN AND MERCANTILE AGENCY COMPANY (LIMITED). WOOL SEASON—IBBO-1881. SPECIAL NOTICE TO SHEEP FARMERS. mHE Company makes LIBERAL CASH X ADVANCES on WOOL entrusted to its care for sale in the London market. This being one of the leading departments of the Company’s business, and an expert and practical staff being employed by its London House especially to superintend the classification, valuation, and disposal of wool consignments, growers may rely upon their clips being carefully handled and placed to the best advantage. Further information may be obtained upon application at the Company’s office, Cathedral Square, Christchurch. 283 a BRANSON & PURNELL, BARRISTERS AND SOLICITORS EAST STREET,
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