Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.


(from our own correspondent.) A public meeting was held in the Road Board office on Saturday last, to make arrangements for the Methven Annual Sports, Mr Patton in the chair. The meeting was one of the best attended ever held in the district, and the intereast manifested by those present gave fair promiseforthe sports being a success. Last year’s programme was read, and it was decided to have a hurdle race in addition to the hack and trotting match of last ye.:r. The following committee were elected, viz.— W. B. Compton (Chairman), Messrs Farr, Johnston, Scritnajour, Patton, Andrews, Jackson, Gilchrist, Hibbs, and Hemergray (Secretary), D. Cameron, of Clunes (Treasurer). It was decided to hold the sports on Monday, the 2nd of January.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

Bibliographic details

METHVEN., Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 490, 1 November 1881

Word Count

METHVEN. Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 490, 1 November 1881

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.