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Business Notices. THE Undersigned, in thanking his numerous friends and customers for the very liberal support accorded him during the past ten months, has much pleasure in informing them that he has sold his business of Baker, Confectioner, etc.,' to Mr James Ranger, who will continue it on and after May 30th, 1881, on,his own account, and would bespeak for his, successor a continuance of those favors so liberally bestowed on him. i i■/ ri A. O. AITKEN, Saunders’ Buildings. With reference to. the shove, JAMES, RANGER trusts that by supplying GOOD 1 BREAD at a reasonable price, combined with civility and attention, he 'will merit the support accorded to his predecessor. Ashburton, May 27, 1881. ' 921 THE WHIRLIGIG OF TIME brings about its changes. “Procrastination is the thief of Time,” and believing in the wisdom of the' old Robert Murray, WATCHMAKER AND JEWELLER, Has taken Time by the forelock. The cold weather of winter succeeds the warmth of genial autumn, as surely as the night succeeds the day. Light and warmth are essential to a successful prosecution of a watchmaker’s business, and ROBERT MURRAY has sought And found a new site, which combines these essentials with a FRONTAGE to the' MAIN STREET. He has now REMOVED To the shop lately occupied by Mr. J. S. Savage, Fruiterer, &c., EAST STREET, Next door to the New Zealand Clothing Factory’s Warehouse, Where his old friends will find him/ ■ and new ones will be welcome. " * 7300-960 R. GL Ruxton, ( Merchant tailor, practical: - TROUSERS AND BREECHES /: MAKER, ' Wishes to inform his numerous friends arid customers of Ashburton and the Pro-’ ; vince of Canterbury generally that/ owing to his great success in business, he has ; , EXTENDED HIS PREMISES; And has opened out a well-selected stock of TWEEDS for riding and walking pants, both Single and Double-milled Blisses, and a grand assortment of Faricy Tweeds for lounging and walkings suits, overcoats, ulsters, &c. R.G.R. has-also received a large assortment of Riding and Driving Gloves, Hosiery, &c. R.G.R., being his own importer and cash buyer, is now prepared to give the, public of Canterbury a great opportunity 1 of buying for cash full fifty per cent, under the old credit system, that has so long been an incubus on the colony. ' R.G.R. often smiles at the word ~. “ blowing.” All blow and no show, combined with inferior workmanship arid material, is very deceiving to a customer, This is . not R. G. Ruxton’a system of principle. He invites a call to inspect his stock of Tweeds, Fancy Coatings, &C., at the following prices : SUITS made to order £3 15 0 SUITS of the best Scotch and English Tweeds, not to be equalled in the-co-lony, to order VESTS made to order ■ from OVERCOATS and ULSTERS (unri vailed), from BOYS’ School SUITS, to order, from 4 5 0 0 12 Mb io 1 15 6 6 0 Geritlemen wishing to buy their own materials can have them made up'on the most reasonable terms, and with style and finish not to be equalled in the Province of Canterbury. Address — R. G. RUX T O N , MERCHANT TAILOR, No. 1, Peter Street, Adjoining Quill’s Commercial Hotel,, ASHBURTON. 834 M OUNT SOMERS STORE. W. H. PUDDICOMBE & CO. Take this opportunity of thanking their customers for the very liberal support accorded them since commencing business, and now beg to notify that they have been encouraged to make extensive additions to the store and largely increase their stock, which will enable residents in the Mount Somers and surrounding districts to obtain every requisite without having to make a long journey to Ashburton or Christchurch. Drapery, Grocery, and. Ironmongery, of every description, at lowest rates. A cart goes round the district every week to receive and execute orders. W. H. PUDDICOMBE & CO., General Storekeepers, &c., Mount Somers. Agents for the Ashhwton Guardian. 757 a s UPFOLK BUTC HE RY, Havelock street, Ashburton. G. J. Martin, BUTCHER, gs to inform the Public of Ashburton rough and County, that he is Supplying’ > Primest Meat at CHEAPEST iTES, for CASH. Roast Beef from ... 3d. to sd. Domed Beef from ... 24d. to 4d. Mutton ... ... ... Igd. to 3d. Sausages ... ... sd. to 6d. Dontractors, Threshing Machine Proctors, and Harvesters, supplied with jry requisite. 912 Gr REAT REDUCTION IN WATCHES. J. S. QUINN, Watchmaker;'East 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 hunting Levers from £18; Rotherham’s silver Levers from £6 10s ; Ehrhardt’s silver English Lever from £5 10s; gold Genevas (ladies’ watches) frqm £8 10s; Waltham, watches, in Enc” ’ cases, from £4 ; American watches f £2 ss; two years’ guarantee given. Also,, a choice selection of Colonial-made Jewri!-' 1 lery, Brooches, Earrings, Dress i Rings, Ac., set with Australian rubies, At correspondingly low prices. Particular attention paid to the repairing of every description - of Watchy Clock, and Jewellery. 1 teed for 12 monthK ' Pebble Speotacles to suit all sights.

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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 357, 30 May 1881

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 8 Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 357, 30 May 1881