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Public Notices nnHE Successful Tenderer for the cartB age of wool from Anatna to Ashburton is Mr. Robert Todd 453 - W. S. PETERS. WE, the Undersigned Merchants of ASHBURTON, agree to CLOSE our respective places of Business on TUESDAY, 9th November, it being a GENERAL HOLIDAY, Prince of Wales’ Birthday. Orr and Co. Hallenstein Bros., per Win. SparrowW. Montgomery & Co. (Limited), per B. Hughes. Everett Bros, and Co. Jameson and Roberts. Friodlander Bros. D. Williamson. W. H. Gundry, per M. Smith. William Gavin. T. R. Hodder and Company, per R.D. 454 ASHBURTON AGBICULTURAL AND PASTORAL ASSOCIATION. PRIVATE PRIZE LIST. W. Montgomery and Co. (Limited), £3 3s.—For the best dry Draught Mare. L. E. Corsbie, £3. —For the best Yearling Colt or Filly by Tribune ; £2 —For the second best ditto. H. Matson and Co., £3 3s. —For the best Yearling Draught Colt. John Carter, £3 3s.—For the best Yearling Colt or Filly by Dexter. £3 3s. —For the best foal by Dexter. Hodder and Co., dress value £1 Is. (in addition to the Association’s Prize) —For the best Fresh Butter. R. Wilkin and Co., £3 3s. —For the best Yearling Draught Filly. W. Anderson, a Ladies’ Bridle (in addition to the Association’s Prize)—For the best Ladies’ Hack. New Zealand Losn and Vlercantile Agency Company, silver cup, value £4 4s.— For the largest prize-taker in longwoolled sheep. Friedlander Bros., £3 3s.—For the best Carriers’ Spring Dray made in the County. Sealey Bros., £1 Is.—For the best Three 41b Loaves of Bread made from Ashburton Flour. M. Stitt, £2 2s. (in addition to the Association’s Prize).—For the best High Jump. Orr and Co., £1 Is.—For the best collection of Vegetables grown by an Ama'cur. P. Cunningham and Co., £3 3s.—For the best collection of Farm Seeds. R-. W. Shearman, £2 2s.—For the best round of Cured Corned Beef ; and £1 Is. for the second best, if there are at least three exhibits ; and 10s. 6d. for the third best, if there are five exhibits ; the round not to be under 201 b nor over 501 b weight, and to be fixed at a price per lb to be mentioned at the time of entry. The judges to take into consideration quality of beef and form of rounds. GEORGE JAMESON, 455 Secretary. NOTICE. CAME ASTRAY, about one month ago, and now running on Acton Station, One GREY DRAUGHT MARE ; no visible brand. If not claimed within 14 days, will be sold to defray expenses. WILLIAM ALLAN, 443 Acton Station. OATS. THE Undersigned are PURCHASERS at highest market rates. ROYSE, STEAD & 00., 411 Christchurch. CASH ADVANCES. THE Undersigned are prepared to make liberal CASH ADVANCES to Farmers on their GROWING CROPS. ROYSE, STEAD & CO., 412 Christchurch. ALL DEBTS due to Ashburton Herald and Guardian business must be Paid to Mr. S. E. Poyntz, on behalf of the Assignees, at the Guardian Office, East street, Ashburton, and his receipt alone will be a sufficient discharge. S. SAUNDERS, For Self and Co-Assignees. _ ASHBURTON AGRICULTURAL AND PASTORAL ASSOCIATION. rp H E ANNUAL SHOW OF STOCK, PRODUCE, IMPLEMENTS, &c., WILL BE HELD ON TUESDAY, 16m NOVEMBER. Entries must be made with the Secretary not later than Tuesday, 9th November. Members will oblige by forwarding their Subscriptions at an early date. GEORGE JAMESON, 320 Secretary. Public Companies. The national mutual life ASSOCIATION OF AUSTRALASIA (LIMITED). Established 1860. 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, Wellington. j Agent for the County of Ashburton— S. SAUNDERS (of the firm of Saunders Bros.), Ashburton. Note the name—The National Mutual. 169-218 cu THE NEW ZEALAND LOAN AND MERCANTILE AGENCY COMPANY (LIMITED). WOOL SEASON—IBBO-1881. SPECIAL NOTICE TO SHEEP FARMERS. THE Company makes LIBERAL CASH 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 g DO you Want the News of the Day Read the Ashbubton . Guaediaj,Price, One Penny. .

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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 184, 4 November 1880

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 4 Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 184, 4 November 1880