Amusements. T flE ONLY ELEOTRIO-LIGLi TED SUN-ECLIPSING BIG SHOW’ THAT EVE LI GROSSED THE BR-NY DEEP. THE LARGES' : AND BES T CIRCUS EVER IN NEW ZEALAND. Friday, December 17. AT ASHBURTON ONE DAY ONLY. REPRODUCING AND REFLECTING ALL EARTH’S GRANDEST MARVELS. Under the resplendent glare of the Brush, Dynamo, Elkutrio Liout, used exclusively with VY. W. Cole’s New and Massive Shows. A OKAN! CHN-COKl J OR.\TLi.s Ol* ~-T w» CIRCUS MENAGERIE, AQUARIUM AND CONGRESS OF LIVING ’ WONDERS. First appearance on Wo:'" THE ONLY SHOW THAT FAITHFULLY KEEPS ITS WORD, I’KBSENTIKO EVEUY FEATURE ADVERTISED, AND PEIiMITTINU NO “ PEDDLING ' OB ANNOYANCE TO ITS PATRONS, this Continent of the n-ld’s Champion Circus Artiste MDLLE. LINDA JJIAL, The Heroine Hurdle Rider—By ail nations crowned Queen of the ‘‘ Blazing Zone in her daring flights on a bare-back horse, leapthrough hoops of lire, and fearless ventures which require phenomenal courage and skill. First anpearance of the Adonis of the Arena, WILLIAM O’DALE, The only Seven-Horse Rider Living. First apearance of the Peerless Horsemen, MR. WOODA COOKE, England’s Famous Colohrity. First appearance of The Greatest of all Lady Riders, MDLLE. ADELAIDE. First Appearance of The Equestrian Queen, MISS FANNY MORGAN. / T, V, i 23 BieTOERIE First Appearance of First Appearance of First Appearance of First Appearance of First Appearance of First Appearance of First Appearance of First Appearance of Tub Beautiful and Dashing Empress of the Air MDLLE. TOUOULSE. Earth’s Greatest Character Rider — MR. FRED. BARCLAY. The Only and Orkiinal Aerial Bicycle Riders— THREE IN NUMBER. Tin; Chariton Acrorats of Every Clime THE FOUR LIVINGSTONS. The Great Horizontal Bar Tram— DUNBAR AND RENO. The Moat Comical of alt. Clowns — The Lauoii Provokino “PICO.” The Great Shakespearian Jester— TOM McINTYRE. The Great Lea pi no Corps CAMPBELL, MURTZ, RICHARDSON, and KENNEDY. A REGIMENT of ARTISTES and AUXILIARIES, whoso Naums are Famous throughout the World, including the Acrobatic Marvel, O’DALE 0 STEPHENS, in Feats of Equapoise. First Appearance of A TROUPE OF NATIVE AMERICAN INDIANS, Chief Squaw, and Braves, in their Whir Songs, Dances, and Sensational Pastimes. First Anpearance of The £IO,OOO Troupe of Trained Stallions, Whoso WONDERFUL FEATS ASTOUND EVERY BEHOLDER. !:,:l THOROUGHBRED STALLIONS ALL IN THE RING AT ONCE ! THEY SIT IN CHAIR-, MARCH LIKE SOLDIERS, FORM TABLEAUX, &c. YOU NEVER SAW THEIR EIRE BEFORE ! VERITABLE ANIMAL ACTORS. “ Every promise Faithfully Kept, which is saying that it is the Best Show on Earth.”— St. Louis Ghibc-Dvmotnit. (JSO FEET OF CRAWLING REPTILES. A drove of Camels—The Baboon Family—A herd of huge Elephants—An immense Mcmmeric —Ami the Giant Mandrill Monkeys. ALL WITHOUT EXTRA CHARGE. 1,000 THRILLING NOVELTIES ! ! THE ELECTRIC LIGHT BURNING DAY AND NIGHT ADMISSION—3s.; Dress Circle, ss. Children (under 0 years) Half-price. Only one ticket required to all advertised Shows. 1,200 Reserved Opera Chairs. Doors open at 1 o’clock and 7 o’clock p.m. Circus performance one hour later. 800
Consultations. HF RI EDL AN DE R’S CONS ULT A - TION, No. 1, ON THU CMAM PI O N RAC F, To be run fur in Melbourne on January 1, 1881. FORTY-NINE NOMINATIONS. 1000 SUBSCRIBEKS, AT 10s. EACH. First Prize ... ... £140) Second Prize ... ... 105 j Third Prize ... ... 75 [-All net. Stnrleis (divided) Non-siarters (divided) In furwarding cheques, please add exchange. Two stamps needed, one for reply and one for result. To be drawn as soon as filled. Address— II . F R I F 11 L A N D E R, Touaivonist, P. O. Pox 117, Ttha uu. 548 \yiLLTAM COLLINS’ TION No. 1 OX THE CONSULT ACHAMPION RACE, To be run for in Melbourne on the Ist Jannany,lßßl. Forty-nine Nominations. 1,000 Consultors at 10s. Each. First prize, £l4O ; second, £lO5 ; third, £75 ; starters and non-starters divided, £l3O ; all net. In forwarding cheques please add exchange. Two stamps needed, one for reply and one for result. To bo drawn as soon as filled. Dunedin Cup Consultation 1o follow, for same amount. Address W. Oor.inxs A', Co., Auctioneers, Strathallan street. Timaru. (JSO Business Notices. SPRINGFIELD COAL. fjpIIIS SPLENDID COAL may be J_ ordered in largo and small quantities, and all orders will bo promptly executed. C. A. ULRICH, Cobb A Co.’s Otlice, Cathedral Square, Christchurch. Agent for Springfield Coal Co. [Limited.] Quinton Brothers, ASHBURTON BOTTLING STORES, Aleoku Fokest Road. HAVING won First and Second Prizes for ALE and STOUT, at. the Agricultural Shows at Ashburton, 1870 and 1880, should be a suflicient guarantee of the quality of Liquor supplied by the above Firm. All orders promtly attended to, 010
Consultations. J. L. FLEMING’S Gtr and Consultation, No. 2, OX THE LOWER HEATITCOTE CUP, To be run Dec. 27, 1880. 1000 Subscribers at 10s. each. First borsc ... ... £HO Second do. ... ... ... 00 Third do ... 00 Starters and non-starters (divided) 220 It cheques arc sent, exchange must be added and stamps for reply and result. J. L. FLEMING, Auctioneer, Ac., High street, Triangle, Christchurch. N. B. —Note the address. 012 J. L. FLEMING’S (jthand Consultation, No. :j, OX THE DUNEDIN CUP, ISSI. 0,000 Subscribers, at £1 each. First horse ... ... ... £7oo Second do. ... ... ••• 000 Third do. ... 250 Other Starters (divided) ... 500 Non-starters (divided) ... ... 1000 If cheques are sent, exchange must be added and stamps for reply and result. J. L. FLEMING, Auctioneer, Ac., High street, Triangle, Christchurch. N.B. Note change of address. 010 O N S U L T A T lON No. L ox DUNEDIN CUP, 188 i. STAR PROBLEM. 2,000 MEMBERS AT £l. First £BOO Second ... 100 Third ... ■ • ••• 200 Starters ... ... ••• ‘-'oO Non-Starters ... 050 Total _ ...£2,000 OS) Nominations. Address—STAß PROBLEM, Caro of C. J. HARRIS, Star and Garter Hotel, Or, Box 10, P. 0., Oamaru. No. 2 Consultation will be opened immediately after No. 1 closes. £SO PRIZE. 1. A Special Prize of £SO will be awarded to any correspondent who First places the first three horses in their relative positions in the Cup. 2. Letters received each day will be kept distinct, and opened after the race, in order of priority, as received, until winner is found. 3. If the horses be correctly placed by more than one person on the same day, such persons to divide prize. Each letter must have a 2d. stamp enclosed, or not eligible for competition. Letters received from November 22nd, 1880, to February 83rd, 1881, inclusive. 4. A Committee of jive to superintend their decision to be final. Address —D, C. PRIZE, Care of 0. J. HARRIS, Star and Garter Hotel, GO2 Or, Box 10, P. 0., Oamaru.
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