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Boarding Houses, &c. Board and lodging, i?s. per week, at S. Corrigan's, Tinwald. ’ 446 NEW DINING AND LUNCHEON ROOMS & LIVERY STABLES. PETER GOOD begs to announce that lie has opened a new DINING and LUNCHEON ROOMS, on Seafield Road, fronting the new Show Grounds and Sale Yards, at which he will supply Luncheon at all hours of the day, at Is. Od. Livery Stable.—Stalls and Loose Boxes —Stalls Is.—Boxes as per agreement. Good Paddocks, as per agreement. 507 NEW PROPRIETOR. CENTRAL TEMPERANCE HOTEL, Havelock Street. THE undersigned having taken the above Hotel, hopes by strict attention to business to merit a fair share of Public patronage. Board and Lodging, LI per week; Meals and Beds, Is. GEORGE WATTS. Proprietor. G44c PRINCE ALBERT BOARDING HOUSE, close to the Railway Station, (next to Cookson’s Stables). This commodious house contains 40 rooms, with every convenience. Good Table kept. Every comfort of a home. Moderate charges. S. LUCAS, 525 Proprietor. NOTICE OF REMOVAL, ■JjIROM the A 1 Resturant to the ECHO DINING ROOMS, East Street, close to Lancaster’s Butchery, where a good Table will be kept, and the proprietor will be glad to welcome his old friends and customers. Meals at all Hours of the Day, at Is. each. Beds, Is. Good accommodation for Boarders and Travellers. Conducted by Mrs Truckle. 528 SOUTH RAKAIA BOARDING HOUSE. ATI NDREW.B begs to inform XJL. fJ * XJL the inhabitants of Rakaia and Surrounding District that he has taken the premises adjoining McKerrow and Co.’s Grain Store, and has opened them as a Restaurant and Boarding House. Good accommodation for Travellers. MEALS Is. BEDS Is. A. J. ANDREWS, Proprietor. 113 g Sporting, Athletics, &c. WINSLOW ANNUAL RACES AND SPORTS. JANUARY Ist, 1881. President —E. G. Wright, Esq. VicePresident —J. Carter, Esq. Jwhje of Horse Races —M. Stitt, Esq. Judge of Athletics —J. Scott, Esq. Starter for Horse Races —S. Saunders, Esq. Starter for Athletics Forster, Esq. Cleric of the Course —J. H Fowler, Esq. _ Clerk of the Scales Committee — J. Walker (Chairman), Jas. Scott, G. James, Forster, T. Williams (Treasurer), S. Saunders, H. Rainey, J. Cavanagh, T. Gourley, H. Bell, W. Sycamore, J. W. Sycamore, J. B. Rogers (Hon. Secretary). HORSE RACES. 1. Hurdle Race—l|- miles, over 6 flights of hurdles, 3ft. Gin. high ; weight, list. Entrance, 1 sov. ; prize, lOsovs. 2. Winslow Cup—lA miles; weight for age. Entrance, 2 sovs. ; Ist horse, 20 sovs. ; 2nd horse saves his stake. 3. Trotting Race—2 miles; weight, lOst. Entrance, 10s ; prize, ssovs. 4. Hack Race —1 mile, catch weights. Entrance 10s. ; Ist prize. 5. Consolation Race—l mile ; entrance , 10s. ; prize, ssovs. Rules—1. No one allowed to enter a horse unless a subscriber of half a guinea to the funds, Should the prize be £2O or over, to subscribe one guinea. 2. All horses to be owned in the County three mouths prior to the Races. 3. Three to start or no Race. 4. Np horse to run ip the Trotting or Hack Rape that has won public money. 5. No Protest will be entertained unless £1 be deposited with the Secretary, which will be forfeited should the same, in the opinion of the Committee, prove frivolous, No one allowed to train a horse on the Course one week before the Races, under a penalty of being disqualified. ATHLETIC SPORTS. First Second Prize. Prize, v jj. n. 1. 300 Yards Race, ent. 2/6 2 0 15 0 2. Standing High Jump, ent. 2/ ... ... 1 010 0 3. Three-legged Race, 150 Yards, ent. 1/ ... ... 015 5 0 4. Hurdle Race, for men, 440 Yards, over G flights hurdles, 3 feet high, , ent. 2/G... ... 2015 0 5. Sack Race, 150 Yards, ent. 1/ ... ... ••• 015 5 0 6. Running High Jump, ent. 2/ ... ... ••• 1 0 10 0 7. One-Mile Flat Race, ent. 2/0 2 0 15 0 8. Egg and Spoon Rape, (the spoon to be carried in the teeth, hands in pockets), 150 Yards, ent. 1/ ... 0 15 5 0 9. Vaulting with Pole, ent. 2/ ;. 1 0 10 0 10. Single Women’s Race, ent. free. Prize a pair of boots, given by Mr. C. Hawkins, Tinwald 11. Men’s 220 Yards Race, ent. 2/- 1 10 10 0 12. Running Long Jump, ent. 1/- ... ... 1 0 7 6 13. Men’s Race (over 40), ent. free. Prize a pair of trousers, given by J. Baliantyne and Co., Christchurch. 14. Consolation Race, ent. 1/- 1 0 10 0 Also, a number of Toys and useful articles wil be given for Children’.a Sports during the day. Rules fok Athletic Sports—1. All competitors to be resident in the County three months prior to the races. 2. Three to start or no race.'' The Committee will hold a final meeting on December 28th, at 8 p.m. sharp. J. B. ROGERS, 778 Hon. Sec. rj\ H E S OUTH RAKAIA Annual Sports Will take place on MONDAY, THE 27th DECEMBER. Particulars on Handbills. A Dance Will be held in the Evening, in the Town Hall. Admission —2s. 6d. 753

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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 222, 21 December 1880

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 3 Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 222, 21 December 1880