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Sporting, Athletics, &cTinwald Races AND Athletic Sports. -toaster Monday, april isth, 1881. ADMISSION FREE. HORSE RACES. Hubdle Race, £lO. —Distance, miles, over six Bights ; weight, list. Entrance, £l. The Cup, £2O. —Second horse to save stake; lit 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; 1 mile.. Entrance, 10s. Consolation Race. —l mile. Entrance, ' 10a (for all beaten horses). —First. prize, £5 ss. Entries will be received in all the above - races for district horses only. Rules. 1. No one be allowed to enter a horse unless a subscriber of half a guinea to the. funds. Should the prize be £2O or over, to subscribe one guinea. 2. All horses to be owned in the county, three months prior to the race. 3. Three horses to start or no race. 4. No protest will be entertained unless £1 be deposited with the Secretary, which will be forfeited should the same, in the opinion of the Committee, prove fiivolous. ATHLETICS. 1. 100 Yards.—lst prize, 40s'; 2nd, IBs. ; 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, 15s. 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 (120yds).—1st prize, 20s ; 2nd, 10s. Entrance; 2s. Rules for Athletic Spokts. 1. All competitors to be resident in the County three months prior to the races. 2. Three to start or no race. In addition to these, a number of prizes and useful articles • will be offered; for competition by boys and children. Entrance money for Tinwald Cup and One Mile Flat Race is due on April 11th, Nominations for Trotting Handicap close on same date. For further particulars apply to C. P. JEPHSON, 288 a Hon. Sec. Consultations. m QUILL’S CONSULTATION 1. No. 2, On GREAT AUTUMN HANDICAP, To be run in Christchurch in April, 1881. 1,000 Members at 10s. each. First Prize £l4O Second Prize 90 Third Prize ... ... 50 Starters and Nonstarters, divided ... ... 220 Early application is necessary to secure tickets. T. QUILL, Treasurer. L. FLEMING’S VELTY CONSULTATION ON THE IREAT AUTUMN, EASTER, & FLYING HANDICAPS. 5,000 Members at 10s each, be Run at Christchurch on APRIL 18th and 19th, 1881. 34 NOMINATIONS—B 4 PRIZES. :h Ticket has a chance of Winning Pri7oQ AND AUTUMN HANDICAP —*9 Prizes. st ... ... ... ... £4OO nd 160 rd ... ... ... ... 100 itarters (divided) 100 Ton-starters (divided) ... 250 EASTER HANDICAP— 27 Prizes, st ... ... ... ... £2OO nd 125 ■rd 75 itarters (divided) 100 Ton-starters (divided) ... 250 FLYING HANDICAP—2B Prizes. st £2OO Ind ... ... ... 125 Ird ... 75 itarters (divided) ... ... 100 Ton-starters (divided) ... 250 Is each Race wil be drawn separately ry subscriber will have a chance of ining Three Prizes for each ticket. The wing will be held under the superion of a committee of subscribers, and ults advertised in daily papers. Inding subscribers are requested to make lv application. If cheques are sent hange must be added, and stamps enjed for reply and result, r. L. FLEMING, Auctioneer, &c.. High street, Triangle, Christchurch. 1 266 a METHYEN AGENCY. [ORGAN and HIDES, General Store keepers, Methven, are authorise? agents for the Ashbueton Guardian. Subscribers will please get their papers from the agents in future. Orders entrusted to them will receive prompt attention. „ „ ' W. H. ZOUCH, Proprietor, r TO S/ÜBSCRTBERB übscribers to this Journal are requested ommunicate with the Proprietprwfcen delays or omissions in the Delivery pf iPaper occur.- ■- - ,■ r. • j 7 r>,r., - w. u. zo^h,. : , Pror* - * 1 —‘

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 6, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 315, 9 April 1881

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 6 Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 315, 9 April 1881

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