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W. J. G. Bluett. ASHBURTON, OF CLEARING SALK. MONDAY, 28ih MARCH. ELGIN, LIVE AND DEAD STOCK. MR. W. J. G. BLUETT, favored with instructions from J. Stanley Bruce, Esq., will sell by Public Auction, on the above date, at THE HOMESTEAD, ELGIN, The whole of his LIVE AND DEAD STOCK, AM USDEI1 — A STACKS OF HAY. A SMALL PARCEL OF OATS PURE BRED ROMNEY KA MARSH EWES do. do. do. do. LAMBS CROSS-BRED EWES AND WETHERS J-BRED LAMBS 51 65 21 10 84 67 4 6 9 MERINO EWES f BRED LAMBS PDRE-BRED LEICESTER RAMS Bred by H. Boag, Esq. FIRST-CLAS DAIRY COWS HEAD YOUNG STOCK 55 21 10 84 67 4 6 9 1 1 GOOD WORKING FARM A HORSES UPSTANDING HAR- 1 NESS MARE ± (5 years) FIRST-CLASS WEIGHT ~t CARRYING HACK - 1 - Bred by the late Mr. W. Tod -J LADY’S HACK-1 J- “ Fairwater ” by “Nutwith,” out of “Alice” by “ Figaro,” out of an imported mare, “ Haidee,” very quiet. “ BLUELIGHT,” COLT, lust broken to saddle and harness. Will make a fast trotting buggy horse. BERKSHIRE SOW 1 6 1 YOUNG SOWS SET SHAFT and ONE SET LEADING HARNESS SETS PLOUGH HARNESS. SET TRAP HARNESS 1 6 1 4 English saddle and bridle English lady’s saddle 2 valises 6 horse covers and horse rug Farm dray and frame Trap Duncan’s double-furrow plough Chaffcuttjr, for horse or hand power, Beatall’s patent, 30ft 2in, iron pipe and No. 6 Douglas pump, in good working order An 18 gallon copper, boiler and furnace One 20ft. and one 10ft. Baltic ladder 4 and 3 horse trees Avery’s steelyards, SOOlbs Large meat safe Bacon pickling trough Large flour bin Dog kennel Harness and saddle rack Churn and dairy utensils, &c., Ac. A large quantity of farm, garden, and other tools Large cucumber frame Cornsacks, Ac., Ac. Sale at 12 o’clock sharp, W. J. G. BLUETT, Auc oneer, 73a Leeston and Southbridge. Sporting, Athletics, &c. Tinwald Races AND Athletic Sports. -RASTER MONDAY, APRIL 18th, 1881. ADMISSION FREE. HORSE RACES. Hurdle Race, £lO. —Distance, miles, over six flights ; weight, list. Entrance, £l. The Cup, £2o.—Second horse to save stake ; 2 miles ; weight-for-age. Entrance, £2 2s. Trotting Race (Handicap).—Two miles. First horse, £7 ; second, save stake. Entrance, 10s. Hack Race, £5. —For horses that have never won public money. Entrance, 10s. Consolation Race. —1 mile. Entrance, 10s (for all beaten horses). —First prize, £5 ss. ATHLETICS. 1. 100 Yards.—lst prize, 40s ; 2nd, 15s. Entrance, 2s 6d, 2. Three-Legged Race.—lst prize, 15s ; 2nd, ss. Entrance, Is. 3. 440 Yards.—lst prize. 30s ; 2nd, 10s. Entrance, 2s 6d. 4. Long Jump.—lst prize, 20s ; 2nd, 10s. Entrance, 2s. 5. Hurdles (120yds).—1st prize, 40s; 2nd, 15b. Entrance, 2s 6d. 6. Sack Race.—lst prize, 15s ; 2nd, ss. Entrance, Is. 7. Mile Open Handicap.—lst prize, 50s ; 2nd, 20s. Entrance, ss. 8. Running High Jump.—lst prize, 20s ; 2nd, 10s. Entrance, 2s. 9. Consolation. —Ist prize, 20s ; 2nd, 10s. Entrance, 2s. In addition to these, a number of | prizes and useful articles will be offered for competition by boys and children. For further particulars apply to C. P. JEPHSON, 288 a Hon. Sec. Ecclesiastical. N O T I C E. The following will be the order of MASSES for NEXT SUNDAY, and the following Sundays, till further notice. Ist Mass ... 9.30 a.m. 2nd Mass ... ... ... 11.30 EDMUND P. COFFEY, 371 a ■ • Catholic Priest. Publications. THE TRADE PROTECTION SOCIETY’S PRIVATE CIRCULAR (instituted 1873) .gives a weekly list of Bills of Sale, Mortgages of Stock, Liens, Bankruptcies. Ac., throughout New Zealand. On Monday, an “ Extra” is printed for Canterbury, containing information up. to .12 o’clock on tho preceding Saturday. |sbr jjarticulars, apply at the Office. HoTj-Bs’ .Buildings, High street,. Christchurch. — T. B, Craip, Agent for Captor Bury* 81t

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 2, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 297, 19 March 1881

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 2 Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 297, 19 March 1881

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