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Gem—A Hokitika telegram says : and party, who have for some time been Assisted by the Prospecting Association, announce the discovery of payable ground in the Arahura district. They state that their tunnel is in 94 feet, and that they have payable sluicing ground for 70 feet, with a depth of wash dirt of 30 They’further state that they found good sluicing ground in many of the spurs and terraces in the district. Eight prospects have been taken from different parts of their funnel with good results The discovery is causing some excitement in the neighborhood. .' HoujOWAY’s Pills.—The changes of temperature and weather frequently upset persons who jare most careful of their health, and most particular in their diets. These corrective, purifying,, and gentle aperient Pills are the best remedy for all defective actions of the digestive organs; they augment the appetite, strengthen the stomach, correct biliousness, and carry off all that, is ; noxious from the system. Holloway’s Bills are .composed of rare balsams, uumixed with baser matter, and on that account are peculiarly well adapted for the young, delicate, ai)d aged. As this peerless medicine has gained fernein the past, so will it preserve it in the future by itsrenovatingandinvigoratingqualities and its Incapacity of doing harm.—[Advt.] Meetings. ■A shburton borough counA; ( • ( t - cm • n Notice is hereby given that a SPECIAL MEETING of the Ashburton Borough Council’ will bo held on MONDAY, the 30th day of May, instant, at the Council Chambers, Burnett street, at 7 o’clock in the evening, for . the purpose of hearing and i ' determining all OBJECTIONS to the-Bnrgess List, i t By order, j . CHARLES BRADDELL, Town Clerk. ■! Borough Council Office, i i f i ’2sthMay, 1881. 886 a C E The-. Members and Friends of the CALEDONIAN SOCIETY are respect-fully-requested. to' meet at the Somerset HotfATHIS (WEDNESDAY) EVENING, ’si Half-past Eight, to consider matters of importance. ; .i, . M. STITT, 888 a And other Members. POPUP MEETING, for the pur- . pose of Electing a New Committee for the Wakanui Library, will be held in the'WnkaHui t Schoolroom, on MONDAY, the 6th June next.- . . » 816 a A. G. EARLE. ASHBURTON BOARD. ROAD she-FIRST ELECTION of Members of the Board of the Upper Ashburton Road District shall be held in the Road Board; Offioe; Westerfield, at 10 o’clock a.m. of FRIDAY, the 3rd June next, instead of the 30th inst., as advertised. -A/Poll, if demanded, will take place the day, and close at 4 o’clock Pkltt'’-' 1 Y- . : i ROBT D. PULLAR, 336 b; rU ■ Returning Officer. ’ , " Ecclesiastical .1.;. -m. - . - ■ . ' c ATI O LIO CHURCH. ASHBURTON: Ist Mass, 9 o’clock; 2nd Mass, 11 o’clock, : os'the Ist, 2nd, and 3rd and sth Sundays (when one occurs) of the month. ■ RAKAIA: - Mass, -11 o’clock, 4th Sunday of the month. 610 a EDMUND P. COFFEY. mri—— 1 -| i - Found.. into my-yard—One Black jJV-Drcnght HQRSE, blaze down face, tWb white hind fetlocks; no Brand. Also, one Brown HACK, with tether rope} nd J hrahd. CHARLES LAKE, 882 a South Rakaia. St A LL work and no play makes Jack _x\_ a duU boy,’’consequently, bearing the truth of this adage in mind, Frederick Clark, OF EAST STREET, HAIRDR E S S B R, ,/. Has 1 lust imported a quantity of NOVEL AND AMUSING GAMES wherewith to. while away the dragging hbtfti ot • Winter nights. They meet the Shriients of both old and young, and e playing cards, “ squeesero, &c.; chess and draught men and boards, backSmmoa, dominoes, .go-bang, race game, ;to, Ao./ Ac. ; Those ; having favorite Authors should, to prevent' distmpointment, make their geleWqnfl from his large stock of NEWEST NOVELS,at their earliest ’convenience. THE SMOKER’S. FRIEND is F.C., and. to preserve the right to this title he baa just imported the following Brands of TOBACCO t-r-Nail Rod, Vanity Fair, Ruhr .Twist,' Twist, Ac.,, Ac. CIGARS IARETTES: Havanna and Cuban, Vanity Fair Cigarettes, Ac., Ao.,anda large selection of novelties in PIPEWARE. FLOODED OUT. floooded oqt by the heavy Sunday) and Monday, ' ‘ 1 ». t irreparable, i the Council for Sell the damaged ... obtainable, -and STOCK. This is Those , who' COME therefore secure t|ie I|EST glShaving/and Shamppoing 720 a m

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 1, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 353, 25 May 1881

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 353, 25 May 1881