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The Value of Advertising. —ln iHuatrating the fruits of advertising, an ex* change says ;—“ A family in Florida lost their little boy and advertised foe him; in a daily paper. That very afternoon an alligator crawled up out of the swamp and died on the front door-step. In. his, stomach was found a handful of; red: haiy,. some bone buttons, a pair of boot heels,- a? glass alley, a pair of check pants, and a paper collar. The advertisement, did Wanted. -ci WANTED, for the country A YOUTH that can milk; Apply, Guardian Office. 962 WANTED— A, general SERVANT, ■ accdsldriied 1 to no washing. Apply at Mrs. F. P. O’Reilly’s, Cox Street. 963 VTT'ANTED —STATION COOK. Good V\ Baker indispensable. References required. Apply -at ’ ■ oncer ]AtK>feD Station. " ’ 958 WANTED,: a ; Girh as .General SERVANT ; must he able to milk. Apply, Office of this Paper. 954 WANTED, a Good PLOUGHMAN'/ accustomed to work a Machine. Apply, Office of this Paper. 885 Wanted; "hr PLOUGHING 800 Acres Stubble Land. Apply,, in person, ; at Longbeach, on SATURDAY, 22nd January. 955 JOHN GRIGG. WANTED-TENDERS for TYING 400 Acres (more or less) of Wheat, Oats, and Cocksfoot. 1 enders will on THURSDAY, 19th. .Further particulars, apply to William Fraser, Tinwald ; or James W. M‘Rab, Somerset Stables, Ashburton. ' ’ 961 OTANTED, TENDERS fqr PU% YV ’ CHASE of 250 Acres LAND, six miles from Hinds, next Mr. Pye’s. Water, 20ft. Half Fenced, ' : Sixty Acres Ploughed. Terms—lo per cent, cash, 15 per cent, in twelve months, balance per arrangement. Tenders to C. Howard, Woodend, by February 10th. No tender necessarily accepted.* , ' ' ’ 944 WANTED TO. SELL—Twenfcy-fivf SECTIONS. WakanuV road: Patching, Tent-maker, Apply, street. East 898 WANTED KNOWN, That 1 HENRY’S PORTRAIT ROOMS, Saunders’ Buildings, East street,* Ashburton, are open DAILY, from 9 a.ra. till 5 p.m. Portraits taken in any weather. Great Reduction in Price. 606 WANTED KNOWN—The- LißKiffl* and Best Stock off Saddlery in to be found at the shop of S. STEPHENS,. Tinwald. Good strong Cart Collars from 155.; Cart Winkers, Bs. ,6d.; plough Back-bainds, Gs. cash ; Cart Saddles and Breechens, from 50a.; Reaping, Machine Pole Straps, 2s. Fanners • will mak| a great saving by buying of S. Saddler, Tinwald.-; ■■ wf ' 871 WANTED KNOWN. Ahburton REGISTRY OFFICE for Male and Female Servants. —L. F. Anpejswjb begs to inform the public of Msub&ftcn and surrounding districts that he has opened the above. Male and., Ffemflf Servants of all classes provided, bfregployers requiring secvantS; and all persons with good recommendations, who are in Want of situations, are requestfed't<JTSpplf' to L. F. Andrewes, Laboy Ageti^,r-Book-seller, and Stationer, East; street, South. 627 TITANTED KNOWN—That a Church VV of England minister’s wifo T writel that she saves. Ten Shillings a Fortnight by using Harper Twelvetfees’ Villa Washer, Wringer, and Mangier, combined ; and, although she permits upi rubbing, the clothes aye beautifully, and much cleaner,.than Whbh dimii'% hand, while the Saving in‘mending has been astonishing. Sold by J. HERN, Range Maker, and ImpOTter f / comer of Manchester and Tuani streets, Christchurch; Price—-Jtl9 10s. ! J.i ;]*'• 7QO • *2 WANTED: KNOWN. SOMERSET LIVERY AND HMt STABLES. J W: MHlAEb’egs r f6:ii3cym!^ , public that he has taken the ttidVe Stables from Mr. Bossenberg, aiyd is making extensive replies.- fs,> vI. . w a Buggies and saddle horses on hire. . -Lowest prices and 'best attention. 1 85: Wanted known—Thafr: Visiting Cards,'.plain oxmohhWg*: can be obta,ined'printed b 1 .ypp/tps sty|ea»M^he VHuataian ” office, opposite the Railway Station.

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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 246, 19 January 1881

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 4 Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 246, 19 January 1881