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UDUIwDO MVWAWiM “ man shift for all the rest,' and let no man take care for himself, for all is but fortune," so said Shakespeare; but Aitken, The Baker, thinks that it is desirable to look after one’s self, and while thanking his friends and customers, for their liberal support accorded to him during the past few months, would ask fora continuance of their favors, and at; the same time respectfully request those who have" not yet accorded him a share of their custom, to GIVE HIM A TURN. Best bread sjd cash. Oakes, Pastry, &c., of all kinds. A. O. Aitken, BAKER AND CONFECTIONER, Saunders’ Buildings, ASHBURTON 465 a Gr REAT REDUCTION WATCHES. IN J. S. QUINN, Watchmaker, Hast street, Ashburton, having received, a large stock of English gold and silver Watches, will offer the same at the following Reduced Prices, viz :—Rotherham’s . gold hunting Levers from £18; Rotherham’s silver Levers from £6 10s ; Ehrhardt’s silver English Lever from £5 10s j gold Genevas (ladies’ watches) from £3 10s; Waltham watches, in English cases, from £4; American Watches J 'frbm £2 ss; two years’guarantee given. 1 Also, a choice selection of Colonial-made Jewellery, Brooches,. Earrings, Dress Rings, &c., set with Australian rubies, at correspondingly ,low prices. Particular attention paid to the repairing of every description of Watch, Clock, and Jewellery. Guaranteed for 12 months. Pebble and other Spectacles to suit all sights. 308 a Consultations. QOURS I N G. i STAPLETON’S: CANARY CONSULTATION, No. 9, ON THE WATERLOO CUP, 1881, :i To be run at Tapanui on 21st June and following days. : : 1,000 SUBSCRIBERS AT 10s EACH. ABOUT SIXTY-FOUR PRIZES, Winner Waterloo Gup ... ... £l5O Runner up ... ... ! ... ... 50 Winner Waterloo Purse ... ... 35 Runner up ... ... ... ... 20 Winner Waterloo Plate ... ... . 35 Runner up ... ... ... ... j. 20 All other Nominations, divided equally ... ... 190 £SOO Care has been taken to provide for all drawers of nominations, which, if the Waterloo fills, will make Sixty-four Prizes. The Drawing will take place, as usual,. at the Foresters’ Hall, under the supervision of a Committee of Subscribers,, and results advertised in the morning papers. One shilling exchange on cheqnes Enclose two stamps for reply and result. Should all the shares not be'disposed of, prizes will be distributed pro rata; less 10 per cent, expenses. For the greater satisfaction of my numerous clients, I have requested Mr - Jubal Fleming, tobacconist, City Baths, Colombo street, to act as Treasurer. He having consented, will, for the future, receive and pay all moneys in connection with my consultations. THOS. STAPLETON, Box 238; or JUBAL FLEMING, Treasurer, City Baths, Christchurch. Please address in full, to prevent miscarriage of letters or telegrams. AGENT FOB ASHBURTON— Mr F. CLARK, 888 a . Hairdresser. V. R T HE PUBLIC TRUST OFFICE . GUARANTEED BY THE STATE. Although this office has been in existence for a period of more than seven years, it is believed that the objects for which it was established are not sufficiently understood. It is desired to-set forth in a concise form information respecting the business which, this office undertakes : 1. The charge of all kinds of money trusts, such as Marriage Settlements, moneys to be invested for the benefit of’ Minors, moneys bequeathed for charitable objects, moneys the title to which is in dispute, or whose legal owner is unknown or cannot be found, &c., &c. 2. The administration of the wills of persons who by appointing the Public Trustee as their executor secure the guarantee of the State for the due fulfilment of their wishes, and to avoid the risk consequent on the appointment of private persons as executors, who not unfrequently, though earnestly desirous of acting for the benefit of parties interested, fail to carry out legally the objects for which they were appointed, and consequently involve themselves and those whose interests they are striving to protect in costly and harassing litigation. 3. The administration of all estates of which ho disposition has been made by will, whenever relatives do not wish to incur the responsibility of administration, or cannot from any cause obtain the necessary powers to act. In apeh cases it is the duty of the Public Trustee to discharge all legal debts so far as the assets extend, and divide the residue amongst of kin. .... , 4. Tho administration of the estates of lunatics, lunatic patients, and convicts. 6. The charge of all lands lying waste and unoccupied of which the owner is unknown, or .who has been absent from the colony for ten years, having left no known agent. The cost of administering estates is very. small. Information may be obtained from all agents. R. O. HAMERTON, 729 a Public Trustee:; , THE GUARDIAN is published every evening, giving every day’s hews,' up to the hour of going to press. -' This is better than baying a sixpenny weekly

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 6, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 355, 27 May 1881

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 6 Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 355, 27 May 1881