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Sporting, Athletics, &cWinslow annual rages and SPORTS. JANUARY Ist, 1881. President —E. O. Wright, Esq. VicePresident— J. Carter, Esq. Judge of Horse Paces— M. Stitt, Esq. Judge of Athletics—J. Scott, Esq. Starter for _ Horse Races —S. Saunders, Esq. Starter, * for Athletics Forster, Esq. Clerkldf the Course—J. H, Fowler, Esq; Clerk of the Scales Committee— '<■ J. Walker (Chairman), JaS. Scott, G. : James, Forster, T. Williams (Trea- - surer), 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—li miles, over 6 flights of hurdles, 3ft, 6in. high ; weight* list. Entrance, 1 soy. ; prize, 10 sovs. 2. Winslow Cup—lj miles; weight for age. Entrance, 2 sovs. ; Ist horse, 20 sovs. ; 2nd horse saves his stake. 3. Trotting Race—2 miles; weight, 10st. Entrance, 10s ; prize, Bsoys; 4. Hack Race—l 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 months prior to the Races. 3. Three to start or no Race. 4. No horse to run in the trotting or Hack Race 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 Com; mittee, prove frivolous. 6. No one allowed to train a horse oh. the Course one week before the Races, under a penalty of being disqualified. ATHLETIC SPORTS. , First ; Prize. £ Second Prize. 1. 100 Yards Race, ent. 2/6 2 ‘0 ; Ts|o 2. Standing High Jump, t jf ent. 2/ 1 0 10 0 3. Three-legged Race, 150 ;‘ Yards, ent. 1/ 0 15 5 0 4. Hurdle Race, for men, i 440 Yards, over 6. flights hurdles, 3 feet high, ent. 2/6... ... ... 2015 0 5. Sack Race, 150 Yards, ent. 1/ Flat Race, Running High J ump, ent. 2 1 .. 7. One-Mile ent. 2/6.. 8. Egg and Spoon Race, (the spoon to be carried in the teeth, hands in . pockets), 150 Yards, ent. 1/ ... ... 9. Vaulting with Pole, ent. 2/ 0 15 5 0 1 0 10 0 2 0 15 0 0 15 5 0 1 0 10 0* 10. Single Women’s Race, ent. free. Prize a pair of boots, given by Mr.: 0. Hawkins, Tinwald , i» 11. Men’s 220 Yards Race, , . ./ . ent. 2/- ... 110-100 12. Running Long Jump, ent. 1/-... ... ... 1 0 76 13. Men’s Race (over 40), ent. free. Prize a pair of trousers, given by J. Ballan* tyne 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’s Sports during the day. Rules for 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. rn. sharp. J. B. ROGERS, . 778 Hon. Sec. L Medical. STEEDMAN’S SOOTHING POWDERS FOR CHILDREN CUTTING TEETH. CAUTION TO PURCHASERS. ' The value of this well-known Family*Medicine has been largely tested in all parts- of the world, and by all grades of society, for upwards of FIFTY YEARS. Its well-earned extensive sale has induced SPURIOUS IMITA- ■ TIONS, some of which in OUTWARD ? APPEARANCE so closely resemble the ori-* ’ ginal as to have deceived many purchasers. , ■ The proprietor therefore feels it due to' the public to give a special caution against the use of SUCH IMITATIONS. . Purchasers are therefore requested carefully to observe the four following distinctive characteristics, without which none are genuine : ' Ist—ln every case the words JOHN STEEDMAN, CHEMIST, WALWORTH, SURREY, are engraved on the Government Stamp affixed to each packet. _ ~ 2nd—Each Single Powder has directions for ; the dose,-and the words, John' Steedman, 1 Chemist, Walworth, Surrey, printed thereon. 3rd —The name, Steedman, is always spelt 1 with two EE’s. > —The manufacture is carried on solely 1 at Walworth, Surrey. Sold in Packets by all and Medii cine Vendors. Sold by Kempthorne, Prosser and Co., Auckland. 63 Keating’s Powder, i Keating’s Powder, j Keating’s Powder, ) Keating’s Powder. I T— — : — 1 ! Kills Bugs, [ Pleas, ! Moths, Beetles. 1 This Powder is quite harmless \to ANIMAL LIFE, but is unrivalledTniidestroying fleas, bugs, cockroaches, beetles, moths in furs, and every other species of insect. Sportsmen will find this invaluable for destroying 1 fleas in their dogs, as also ladies for their pet • dogs. i: - . THIS ARTICLE has found so GREAT a SALE that it has tempted others to vend a socalled article in imitation. The PUBLIC are CAUTIONED that the tins of the genuine * powder hear the autograph of. THOMAS KEATING. .-‘t.r. Keating’s Worm Tablets.; » Keating’s Worm Tablets. G*) • Keating’s Worn^Tablets, i • ■; ..v • ■ A PURELY VEGETABLE S WEETMEAT, both in appearance and taste. furnishingra most 1 agreeable method of administering thfconly certain remedy for- IN.TES.TINAL or ’ THREAD WORMS, It is .a perfectly safe 1 arid mild preparation, and is especially adapted 1 for children. Sold in tins by all Chemists 1 Druggists. Proprietor* THOS. KEATING, London. u j.- ; 956 c IMS PRINTED A .Tp : Let ’I and ‘ Fpr Sale”—can be obtained at|h« >ian Office, . , ■;

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 8 Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 225, 24 December 1880

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