Public Notices. MILLS, Having taken the above Mills, I beg tc inform fanners and the public generallj that the MILL is NOW OPEN, and hope, by turning out a first-class article, to merit a share of public support. Gristing on the usual terms. Cash buyer of grain. JAMES CLARK. March 17th, 1881. 376 a ESTER FIELD MILL. The undersigned will feel obliged if the OWNERS of the GRISTS now lying in this Mill will REMOVE them as soon as possible, as the Mill has changed hands. 370 a D. OLIVER. Notice to farmers and OTHERS. The AXLE of the WATER WHEEL of the vVakanui Mill having been BROKEN, I beg to intimate to my customers and the public generally, that GRINDING will be SUSPENDED until further notice. HENRY MOFFAT, Wakanui Mill. Uth March, 1881. 338 a n\yrOUNT HUTT ROAD BOARD. NOTICE. The Mount Hutt Road Board propose CLOSING the following ROADS in the district : No. 1— Commencing at the most westerly corner of section 30772, thence in an easterly direction along that section and sections 30313, 26904, 2G905, to a point five and six-tenth chains from the most easterly corner of section 26906, returning from thence along sections 26906, 30312, and reserve 2026 to the commencing point. No. 2. Commencing at the niost southerly corner of rural section No. 24441, thence north-west and northerly along that section to its northernmost corner, thence to the north-cast corner of section 30479, returning along section 30179 and 24445, to the starting point. No. 3. Commencing at the most northerly point of section 25153, thence south-easterly along 20240 and 24398 to a point on section 30819, thence southerly and southwesterly through said section to the most southerly portion of section 25151, thence westerly along sections 24442, 27030, to the most south-westerly corner of section 32001. No. 4. Commencing at the most southerly point of section 24398, thence north-easterly and northerly to its north-east corner, returning along sections 30711 and 30819, to its starting point. Plans of the above Roads may be seen at the Road Board Office, Methven. A MEETING of Ratepayers will be held in the Office, at Three p.m., on THURSDAY, the 14th April, to consider the advisability of CLOSING the above Roads. JULIAN JACKSON, 313 a Chairman. 4 SHBURTON COUNTY COUNCIL. THE DOG REGISTRATION ACT, 1880. The Ashburton County Council having, by resolution passed March 2nd, 1881, instructed the Police to lay informations against all persons within the County having dogs in their following after the 31st day of March, 1881, unregistered contrary to the provisions of the Dogs Registration Act, 1880, publishes the following sections of the said Act for the benefit of all concerned : 4. Any person who shall keep any dog within the colony of a greater age than six month, for a period of fourteen days, without causing such dog to be registered, and such registration to be again made from year to year, in manner hereinafter mentioned, shall be liable to a penalty not exceeding five pounds for every such dog over and above the amount of any fee payable in respect of the registration of such dog. 9. Except as herein provided, the fee to be paid for the registration of every dog throughout the colony shall be the sum of ten shillings. And until such amountshall have been paid no such registration shall be deemed to have been duly made. 13. Dogs without collars having the proper registration labels thereon, shall prima facie be deemed to be unregistered, and any person or his agent upon whose land such dog may be found, or any person duly authorised by the local authority, may destroy any such dog. 17. Any person who shall see a dog being at large, biting or attacking any person or any horse, sheep, or cattle, or who shall himself be bitten or attacked by such dog, may destroy the same without being answerable for damage occasioned thereby. 21. If any person shall, after the first day of January in every year, have in his following or keep any dog wearing a label issued in any previous year, which dog shall not have been registered for the then current year, such person shall be liable for a penalty not exceeding five pounds. By order, P. MAIN WARING. Clerk. Ashburton, March sth 1881. 289 a For Sale. Poyntz & Co. HAVE FOR SALE, on advantageous and easy terms of payment, the following A HIGHLY-IMPROVED Farm of 600 Acres, Within easy distance of Ashburton. Large Dwelling-house, Stable, and all necessary Outbuildings, Running Creek through the properly. MONEY for investment, on approved security, in sums of £SO and upwards, at current rates 596 PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH. ASHBURTON. It is proposed to hold a Gift Auction IN >THB TOWN HALL, On WEDNESDAY, April 13th, In aid of the Funds of the above Church. Mr. T. Bullock has kindly consented U be the Auctioneer. The ; following,, gentlemen, with the , Auctioneer, will receive Goods up to the 1 date of, Salp.-Mr. Andrew Orr, Mr. G 1 : Kidd, Mr, G. M. Robinson, and Mr. P • Williamson.
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