Business T "-‘ I HAVE henv.l i- vs who ought to know remark tint “Rome was not, built in a flay,” nor, f* i - that matter, w.ir, Ashbmton, notwithstanding that the latter has been called a “jumped-up town.” I don’t believe the site ef Ashburton will revert to a sheep-walk attain quite so soon as some people imagine, and it’s being jumped upon in this way won’t hinder its advancement in the least. In proof that tin's is my way of thinking, I point to tho business I am row engaged in building up, which, thanks to the public of and surrounding districts, bids fair to be of a substantial character. A varied stock from tho choicest Fruits, down to humble Potatoes, with Italian goods, and almost every article in GROCERIES will be found in my new building, including the now celebrated Blended Teas of Nelson, Moatb, <fe Co., in boxes and packets. (See advertisement and handbills). H. M. CARSON, Fruit and Italian Warehouse. Next bank of New Zealand, East street. 299 George St. Hill, JgUILDER AND CONTRACTOR, Burnett street, Ashburton. Plans prepared and Estimates given at the lowest rates. Terms as may be arranged. 409 a JgREAD ! BREAD ! ! BREAD !! ! A. Thiele’s BEST BREAD, First Award of Merit, Ashburton Industrial Exhibition, 6d CASH DELIVERED sid ON DELIVERY 470 a Wood & Co., Brewers and bottlers, Ashburton. ' Winners of First and Second Prizes for Alo and Porter at the Agricultural Show at Christchurch and Ashburton. All orders promptly attended to. 202 a TO FARMERS AND RUNHOLDERS IN THE ASHBURTON DISTRICT. We beg to notify to our Farming Friends that we have now OPENED a Branch of our business as AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENT MANUFACTURERS, in Cameron street, Ashburton, near Cass street, under the management of Mr Peter Walker, where we will keep a stock of our well-known Implements and Fittings, which will be supplied at Dunedin and Christchurch prices. Illustrated Catalogues Free on application. Eeid & Gray, Dunedin, Oamaru, Timaru, Invercargill, Christchurch and Ashburton. 360 a FOREST. POSTS, RAILS, AND STAKES, Any length, also FIREWOOD, Bft and 4ft lengths, FOR SALE at Reduced Rates, bj’ Cooper Brothers, Delivered in any part of the District. Orders by Post will meet with immediate attention. 226 a NEW INDUSTRY. ASPHALTING. JAMES BRADLEY is prepared to take orders for ASPHALTING at very moderate rates. All orders to be left at the Works, Park srreet. All work kept in repair for twelve months. 386 Eeapers & Binders. WR. DUNN. , REAPER AND BINDER EXPERT, Peter street, Ashburton, Wishes to notify to Farmers, Contractors, Merchants, and others that ho is prepared to Adjust, Repair, and Re-paint all kinds of Reapers and Binders. Extras and Duplicates in Wood and Iron on hand. None but the best material used, and all work guaranteed. Machines examined or repaired in town or country. W. E. Dunn, Workshop, Peter street, near Wakanui road, Ashburton. Agent for SCOTT BROS.’ celebrated Leamington Cooking Ranges, Excelsior Windmil s, Tomb Railings, and other Castings. PRICE LISTS ON APPLICATION. Craighead & Co., rjIAILORS AND CLOTHIERS In thanking our friends and patrons for the liberal support which they have accorded to us in the past, we have much pleasure in announcing that Mr Craighead, having now completely recovered, will be found at his post of duty as usual, TANCRED STREET. We have also to intimate that we have just received a VERY SELECT ASSORTMENT OF WINTER TWEEDS, FANCY COATINGS, &c., For the approaching season ; and, as these comprise only the VERY BEST MATERIALS in the MARKET, they need no other recommendation. PERFECT FIT GUARANTEED. PRICES MODERATE, AS USUAL. CRAIGHEAD AND CO., Tancred street (Next Orr and Co.’s). 7 x9a Ball programme cards in very neat styles, with Pencils and Ribbons, printed at the Guardian Office, East street, near Railway Station.
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Page 3 Advertisements Column 6, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 345, 16 May 1881
Page 3 Advertisements Column 6 Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 345, 16 May 1881
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