Business Notices. TEA. TEA. TEA. Nelson, Moate & Co., AND RETAIL TEA MERCHANTS, BLENDERS, AND IMPORTERS, HIGH STREET, CHRISTCHURCH, Next Ayeks’ Baths. SPECIALITIES— No. per lb. 1. Speciality Blend. Immense power, pungency, and grip 2s. od. 2. Challenge Tea. Splendid Liquor, rich flavor 2s. 4d. 3. Dargeeling Blend. Drawing a pure rich liquor, worth 3s 2S. Bd. 4. Royal Blend. Full bodied and delicate aroma 3 3, 5- Imperial Blend. Good leaf, well flavored, strong, fine pungent liquor 3s. 4d. N.B. —Our Blenda containing Green Tea are only sold when specially asked for. Packages always on hand. Half-chests, Boxes, and Packets, containing 61b., 41b., 31b., 21b., 11b., |lb., |lb. Also, in Fancy Tea Canisters. Samples of any of these Teas can be had on application A liberal discount allowed to Hotels, Schools, Farmers, and Boarding Houses. H. M. CARSON, AGENT FOR ASHBURTON. 500 Q u 0 T o a n tlO N s 500 Taylor’s Tea and Grocery Price List Shew themselves lower, on comparison with those of other houses, by 2s. to 3s. in the pound. New Tea, 17s. to 28s. the Box. Half Chests, of 40 lbs., £3 to £ S . Sugars, to 46. „ White Crystals, to sd. New Currants, 6d. per lb. T. TAYLOR, COLOMBO STREET (Near Tuam-st.), & HIGH STREET (Near St. Asaph-st.) [Not connected with Taylor and Papse.] 748 FURNISHING. P. P a t e r s o n’s pi ASHEL STREET AND COLOMBO STREET SHOPS CONTAIN THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE STOCK IN TOWN. CABINET WORK AND UPHOLSTERING OF THE VERY FIRST QUALITY. MATTRESSES, &c., MADE TO ORDER ON THE PREMISES. DEFERRED PAYMENTS TAKEN. 737
John Sheen, BOOT IMPORTER, SYDNEY HOUSE, HIGH STREET, AND OPPOSITE TWENTYMAN AND COUSINS, CASHEL STREET, BEGS to announce that he has OPENED UP a First-class Assortment of SUMMER GOODS, comprising Ladies’ Gents’ and Children’s Boots and Shoes, at Prices to suit the times, viz : Ladies’Kid E. S., from ... 7s. 6d. Men’s Calf E.S. ... ... ... ... ••• 10s. 6d. Men’s Calf Bats ... ... ... ... ... 14s. Od. Men’s Kip Watertights 14s. 6d. Men’s Kip Bluchers ... ... ... ... Bs. 6d. Men’s Canvas Shoes 7s. Large Assortment of Slippers and Children’s Boots remarkably cheap. 738
Exhibitions. Ashburton Industrial Exhibition, To be held At the TOWN HALL, on MARCH 17th, 18th, and 19th, 1881. President—E. G. Wright, Esq., M.H.R. Vice-President—Hugo Friedlander, Esq., J.P. Hon. Treasurer—Robert Eyton, Esq. Hon. Secretary—Stephen E. Poyntz, Esq Committee of Management :—Messrs. T. R. Hodder, F. Pavitt, F. Mayo, 0. Braddell, J. C. Wason, C. Hardy, A. M. Peache, G. Jameson, H. C. Jacobsen, W. St. G. Douglas, A. M'Farlane, C. P. Cox, Alfred Harrison, and F. B. Passmore. THE Managing Committee would specially urge that the following articles be exhibited in the undermentioned quantities, as far as practicable. Articles of Colonial Growth or Manufacture for which Certificates of Merit will be Awarded. Class 1— Grain, Pulse, Grass Seeds, &c., not more than 1 bushel 2 Flour, Meal, itc., not more than 251bs. 3 Flax Dressed Fibre, not more than Bibs. 4 Flax Undressed, not more than Bibs. 5 Hemp, Dressed, not more than Bibs. 6 Hemp, Undressed, no more than Bibs. 7 Chicory, not more than lOlbs, 8— Soap, not less than £cwt. 9 Candles, not less than 121bs. 10— Bone Dust, not less than lOlbs. 11— White Silesian Beetroot, not more than 201 bs. 12— Wool, Washed, Greasy and Scoured. Optional as to quantity 13— Woollen Goods 14— Coal 15— Timber, Series of uniform sized samples, section with the bark on, and one face polished, the other being left on in its natural state. Specimens of Marketable Timber, to be not shorter than 3 feet 16— Rope, Cord, and Twine, in coils, and other marketable packages 17— Tanning Bark, not less than 101 b 18— Leather, whole skins and hides 19— Dyes, not less than lib samples 20— Paint, ordinary market packages 21— Preserved Meats, not less than lib weight of each kind 22 — Cheese, whole cheese of any size, not less than 141 b in the aggregate 23 Wine, Beer, and Spirits, in bottle max. 2 gallons, beer in wood max. 3G gallons 24 Tobacco Leaf and Cigars, max. 21b, cigars 11 b 25 — Mineral Water, 1 doz., in bottles 26 Minerals and Ores, not to exceed I cwt. 27 — Works of Art, illustrative of New Zealand scenery, natural history, photographs, plans, maps, etc., and drawings and paintings by colonial artists. Class 28— Linseed Oil, optional as to quantity 29 Basketware 30— Collection of Ferns 31— Vellum, Parchment 32 Wrapping Paper 33 Sausage Skins, etc. 34 Manufactured Leather Goods 35 Boots and Shoes 36 Preserved Milk 37 — Preserved Fish 38— Collections of Shells 39 Specimens of Printing, Book-binding, Engraving, etc. 40— Upholsterers’ and Decorator’s Work 41— Glass and Stained Glass 42 Pottery, Bricks, Tiles, and Stoneware 43 Goldsmiths’ and Silversmith’s Work 44 Lace, Net, Embroidery, and Trimmings 45 Artificial Flowers and Feathers 46 —Wigs and Work in Hair, Head Dresses, etc. 47 — Agricultural Implements, model and plan only 48— Carriage and Wheelwright Work 49 Harness and Saddlery 50— Bread, Pastry, and Confectionery 51— Skins and Fur, dressed and dyed 52 Hats, Caps, &c. 53 Ornamental Woodware 54 — Brush ware 55 Bee Hives 56 Glue, Lime, and Cement 57 — Churns, Butter Kegs, Cheese Vats, &c. 58 — Fancy Needlework 59 Jam, Bottled Fruit, and Pickles GO—Hops and Malt 61— Vinegar 62 Blacking 70—Nails, &c. And any other articles, of raw material or manufactured, that would tend to promote local industry. Articles for Exhibition only, either Colonial ok Foreign Manufacture, Class I—Coins, Fossils, &c. , 2—Jewellery, Precious Stones 3 Goldsmiths’ Work 4 Oil Paintings 5 Water Colors 6 Engravings and Photographs 7 Lithographs, Architectural Drawings, and Models—Sculpture, Class 8— Bronze and various Art Castings 9 Leather Work, Fancy Articles, and Basket Work 10 — Models 11— Ornamental Shrubs and Plants. And any other articles of interest and utility not enumerated above. Intending Exhibitors are requested ro forward their Exhibits as early as possib e on and after MONDAY, March 14th, and not later than Noon on March 16th, to the care of the Secretary, or any member of the Committee, from whom all information can be obtained. 67a STEPHEN E. POYNTZ, Hon. Sec.
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