Public Notices. Y. R. NOTICE. THURSDAY, thelGth inst., being the ANNIVERSARY of the PROVINCE, the GOVERNMENT OFFICES in the Provincial District of Canterbury will be CLOSED on that clay. By order, G. S. COOPER, Under Secretary. Colonial Secretary's Office, Wellington, Bth December, 1880. 718 Free vaccination every SATURDAY AFTERNOON, from Two to Three, at Cambridge's Medical Hall, East street. 689 ALL DEBTS due to Ashburton Herald and Guardian business must bo 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. VH'AKANUI LMPqpSf'l ROAD DISTRICT. the Canterbury CUPIERS In accordance Roads 45rdina O are ?M(jFVE immediate! Broom, etc., growing ing their property f otherwise the same expense. T. WINTER, Chairman. *pBB NOTICE. RSE, frontchain wide, done at their AMATEUR DRAMATIC CLUB. T7HNAL REHEARSAL of The Lady Jj of Lyons THIS (Saturday) EVENING, December 11th, at 8 p.m., sharp. Full attendance requested. 7*21 MR. CAYGILL, of Walker street, Christchurch, is AUTHORISED to CANVASS for Advertisements for The Ashburton Guardian.
For Sale. FOR SALE, BY TENDER. THE GOODWILL and PLANT of a first-class LIVERY STA.BLE, together with a Line of Royal Mail Coaches in full running order. Tenders are invited for the purchase of a Coaching and Livery Business, carrying the Royal Mails between the Orari Railway Station and the Waihi Bush, via Geraldine, together with all necessary plant, including Two Coaches, capable of carrying twenty-five passengers each ; Double and Single Buggies, Brake i, Twelve superior Horses, Harness, Ac. There is an opening for an enterprising man, seldom to be met with. The business has been establisl ed five years, arid has been, and is, steadily increasing. Satisfactory reasons given for disposal. Tenders to close at NOON on DECEMBER 31st, 1880, to b« endorsed “ Tenders for Coaching Business,” and forwarded to the undersigned, from whom all particulars may be obtained. POYNTZ & CO., Ashburton ; Or, KENNEDY & CARTER, Proprietors, (528 Geraldine. Poyntz & Co. HAVE FOR SALE, on advantageous and easy terms of payment, the following TOWN AND SUBURBAN PROPERTIES; — A good five-roomed House, on quarteracre of land, within three or four chains of the East Town Belt. A compact four-roomed House, with one acre of land, well fenced. Threequarters of an acre laid down as a paddock. A nice four-roomed House on half-acre of land, near the Gas Works, well finished throughout. Town Sections, 742, 743, 405, 4CO, 407. Town Section 711, upon which is erected a capital four-roomed House fatted with every convenience. A two-roomed House, with outbuildings, on a quarter acre, well fenced and planted, on N. E. Belt. MONEY for investment, on approved security, in sums of £SO and upwards, at current rates 600 Sporting. m TROTTING CLUB. PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME (Subject to alterations.) DECEMBER 10th, 1880. List of Officers : Starter, N. M‘Lean, Esq.; Judge, M. Stitt,’ Esq.; Hon. Treasurer, E, G, Crisp. Esq.; Hon. See., H. C. Jacobson, Esq ; Handicappers, S. Sanders and C. 0, Fooks, Esqs.; Clerk of the Course, S. Saunders, Esq. First Race to start at 1 p. m.
1. Maiden Trot, in saddle, of sovs ; for all horses which have never won £5 in one event in public. Three miles. No weight less than 10 stone. Entrance 15s. 2 Maiden Harness Trotting Race, of sovs. Four miles. To be run in two-wheeled vehicles of any description. Entrance 15s. 3. Ashburton Champion Handicap Trotting Race, in saddle, of sovs. Entry 1 sov.; acceptance 1 sov. Four miles. Weights 12 stone 4 pound. 4. The Buggy Tournament Handicap, of four miles, for sovs. Entry 1 sov.; acceptance 1 sov. Any fourwheeled vehicle owned by a member of the Club allowed to entci-. 5. Welter Handicap Race, of sovs. Three miles. Entry 15s. To be ridden by members of the Club. No weight less than 15 stone. RULES AND REGULATIONS. Entries for Nos. 1,2, and sto be made by 5 p.m. on Monday 13th December, 1880, at the Mail office. Nominations for Nos. 3 and 4 will be received up till same time. Handicaps will be declared on the and accoptances to be made within fifteen minutes after the posting of the handicaps. No horse will be allowed to compete at this meeting unless owned and commonly resident in the district previous to Novemher Ist. In any race three horses must start to qualify the first horse to claim the full stake. If only two start, one-half of the stake will be given, and no money will be awarded for a walk-over. Five per cent, deducted from all prizes for expenses. H. C. JACOBSON, 049 Hon. S«o
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