Exhibitions. Ashburton horticultural SOCIETY. Second Annual Show. SATURDAY, MARCH 5, 1881, The following Special Prizes are offered at the coming Show, viz.;— Best collection of Gladioli—loa. 6d., given by Mr. Jacobson. Best collection of Fruit (amateurs only) —lst prize, 10s. fid.; second prize, 55.; given by’Mr. T. Sealy. Best brace of Cucumbers —7s. fid., given by Mr. Simmonds. Heaviest Pumpkin—7s. fid., given by Mr. Davison. Best three Pot Plants in Flower (ama-. teurs only)—7s. fid., given by Mr. G. Smith. Best Decorated Epergne (open to all) 7s. 6(h, given by Mr, Smith. Best two Double Fuschias (one light, one dark) —7a. fid., given by Mr. Poyntz. Best collection of Auriculas (in pots)— 7s. 6d., given by Mr. Broomfield. Best tri-colored Geranium 7s. fid., given by Mn Mayo. Best six Window Plants—2ls., given by Mrs. C. Purnell. Best Hand Bouquet (to be made in the Showroom by Girls under 14 years of age)—A handsome Workbox, given by Mr. C. Hardy. , Intending Exhibitors are requested to take notice that full Catalogues and Prize Lists, and all particulars, can'be obtained at my office, or of any 'member of the Committee. Members and persons desirous of joining are requested to pay their annual subscription at my office at as early a date as possible. S. E. POYNTZ, 891 Hon. Sec.
Local industries association. First Industrial Exhibition, To be held at the TOWN HALL, ASHBURTON,. ON MARCH 17, and FOLLOWING DATS. President—E. G. Wright, Esq., M.H.R. Vice-President—Hugo Friedlander, Esq. Hon. Secretary—Stephen E. Poyntz, Esq. Hon. Treasurer—Robert Eyton, Esq. Prizes will be given for New Zealand grown or .manufactured articles only, though Exhibits of any sort will be admitted, more especially the following : Local Industries and Manufactures of all kinds Works of Art Paintings, Printing, Lithographs, Ac. Articles of Yertu Pottery Antique and Modern Relics, Coins, &c. Bijouterie Models Collections of Minerals, Specimens of Ores, &c. And any other articles that may assist in fostering and developing any kind of Industry.
Exhibitors are requested to make early Application for Space. Provision will be made for Exhibiting large articles if required. STEPHEN E. POYNTZ, 915 Hon. SeCi
Conveyances. THE LONGBEACH COACH! THOMAS COTTON wishes to inform the travelling public between Ashburton and Longbeach that he has taken over the Coach Business from Mr./George Willcocks, and hopes for a continuance of the support hitherto accorded to his predecessor. The fares by Cotton’s coach are exactly 3d. per mile'ordinary fares, and l£d, per mile for Saturday return. They are as under— Longbeach to Ashburton, ordinary 55., return Bs. ‘ Waterton to Ashburton, 3s. 6d. ordinary, Gs. return. Ashton to Ashburton, 3s. ordinary, 6s. return. Wheatstone to Ashburton, 2s. 6d. ordinary, 4s. return. The coach leaves Longbeach daily at 7.30; a.m., arriving at Ashburton at 10 a.m.; arid returns, leaving the Booking Office, Baldwin’s Central Hotel, each day at 4.30 p.m. ; Post Office, 4.45 p.m. 4q ECOOKSON, Wills Street, runs the , MAIL COACH from Ashburton Railway Station to Green Street, Alford Forest, and Mount Somers, every Tuesday and Fnday, returning Wednesday and Saturday at 3 n.m
p& I N T I N O, Of Every Description, NEATLY AND CHEAPLY EXECUTED, AT rjHE Q.UARDIAN QFFICE, SAUNDERS’ BUILDINGS, East STREET, n : i ■ A S HJB U R TO N. .biioiToctiaunhoH
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Page 1 Advertisements Column 6, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 252, 26 January 1881
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