NEW ZEALAND RIFLE ASSOCIATION.
Annual Prize Firing. (By Telegraph. ) Nelson, To-day. The Staff and representatives left for the camp this morning. Major Bailie commands, with Captain Webb as Adjtant. Captain Wildman, of the Thames Naval Brigade, and Sub-Inspector Coleman, of the A. 0., are on the Staff. The total entries are 153, about 130 having arrived. The first match will commence this afternoon, and is open to all members of the Association, the ranges being 200, 400, and 500 yards. The weather is glorious. The lady Mayoress, Mrs Dodson, fires the first shot at three o’clock.
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NEW ZEALAND RIFLE ASSOCIATION., Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 280, 28 February 1881
NEW ZEALAND RIFLE ASSOCIATION. Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 280, 28 February 1881
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