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Business Notices. MY steadily increasing business makes it a pleasant task to reiterate my thanks to the public for their kind appredation of my endeavor to serve them. As I cannot afford to keep books, my business has hitherto consisted, and must still consist, of cash transactions, which, after all, are to the interest of those who wish to lay out their money to the best advantage. This matter being understood, I respectfully suggest to all who want aowrvmstswitasf usipest suiting establishment, remembering that “ A penny saved is a penny made.” Just to hand—A large consignment of CHOICE FRU ITS from Melbourne, which will enable me to keep pace with the incessant demand. H. M. Carson, NEW FRUIT AND ITALIAN WAREHOUSE, next Bank of New Zealand, East street. Sole agent for Nelson, Mo ate & Co.’s Blended Teas. See advertisement and handbills. 299 Money. Money TO LEND, in sums of £SO and upwards. on Approved FREEHOLD SECURITY. RICH. WM. FEREDAY, Solicitor, 259 a Colombo street, Christchurch. THE NEW ZEALAND TRUST AND LOAN COMPANY, LIMITED. C AP IT AX, 1^,000,000. MONEY TO BE LENT ON FREEHOLD SECURITY, in sums up to £50,000 or upwards. >. J. 0. McDOWALL, Manager. Hereford street, Christchurch, Opposite Union Bank. 260 a Sporting, Athletics, &c. Tinwald Races AND Athletic Sports. JgIASTER MONDAY, APRIL 18th, 1881. ADMISSION FREE. HORSE RACES. Hurdle Race, £lO. —Distance, 1J miles, over six flights ; weight, list. Entrance, £l. The Cup, £2O. —Second horse to save stake; miles; weight-for-age. Entrance, £2 2s. Trotting Race (Handicap).— Two miles. First horse, £7 ; second, save stake. Entrance, 10s. Hack Race, £s.—For horses that have never won public , money ; 1 mile. Entrance, 10s. Consolation Race.— l mile. Entrance, 10s (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 frivolous. ATHLETICS. ]. 100 Yards.—lst prize, 40s ; 2nd, 15s. Entrance, 2s 6d. 2. Three-Legged Race.—lst prize, 15s j 2nd, ss. Entrance, Is. 3. 440 Yards.—lst prize. 80s; 2nd, 10s. Entrance, 2s 6<L ; 4. Long Jump.—lst prize, 20s ; 2nd, 10s. Entrance, 2s. 6. Hurdles (120yds).—1st prize 40s; 2nd, 16s. Entrance, 2s 6d. , 6. Sack Race.—lst prize, 16s ; 2nd, ss, Entrance, Is. 7. Mile Open Handicap.—lst prize, 50s ; 2nd, 20s. Entrance, 6s. 8. Running High Jump.—lst prize, 20s; 2nd, 10s. Entrance, 2s. 9. Consolation (120yds).—1st prize, 20s ; 2nd, 10s. Entrance, 2s. Rules for Athletic Sports. 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 C6p 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. O T 1C E. All Debts due Mr Max Friedlander, as late proprietor of the Ashburton Guardian remaining unpaid on 23rd Instant, will be sued for without further notice. 517 a S. SAUNDERS.

METHYEN AGENCY. MORGAN and BIBBS, General Store keepers, Methven, are authorisep agents for the AshbCrton Guardian. Subscribers will please get their papers from the agents in future. Orders entrusted to them will receive prompt attention. W. H. ZOUOH, Proprietor. THE ASHBURTON GUARDIAN PUBLISHED EVERT EVENING. PRICE— oITe PENNY. ADVERTISERS are reminded that the ASHBURTON GUARDIAN: commands the LARGEST CIRCULATION in the Borough and Suburbs, and the prices for advertisements axe venr easonable. 7

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 7, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 320, 16 April 1881

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 7 Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 320, 16 April 1881

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