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A ** Pasetoi” Peat. —One of the most surprising feats on the part of a hon(e, says the Manawatu Times, which we have heard' of for some considerable time came under our notice a few days since. A foal, not eighteen months old, was confined in a stable in which there was a window with two panes of glass, each IBin by 30 in. The imprisoned animal evidently pined after its liberty, and was determined to have it, for it made a clear spring through the glass and landed outside unhmt, and that without in the slightest injuring the dividing sash between the two panes. As.the foal is a : very large one, a glance at it and its mode of exit would lead most people to the belief that the feat it had performed was almost as imposssble as for a camel to go through the eye of a needle. Nevertheless, it is so, and in proof we can produce half a dozen witnesses. As the window was four feet from the ground, ■ and the'jump must have been a standing one, the owner of the beast sees visions of yet possessing the champion hurdle racer of the colony. Holloway’s Pills.— A certain cure for Headaches, Bile, Loss of Appetite, and Lowness of Spirit.—These Pills can be taken without danger from wet or cold, and require no interruption from business or pleasure. They , act mildly on 'the bowels, strengthen the stomach, and promote a healthy action offhe liver, whereby they purify the blood, cleanse the skin, brace the nerves, and invigorate die whole system. They effect a truly wonderful change in a debilitated constitution, as they create a healthy appetite, correct indigestion, remove bile, giddiness, headache, and palpitation of the heart. Plain directions for the use of this medicine,, at pnce so mild and efficacious, are affixed to each box. :

Business Notices. CO-OPERATIVE BAKERY, TRIANGLE, ASHBURTON, A. Thiele i Wishes to intimate to his majny : friends and the public of Ashburton generally, that ho has now TWO CARTS running throughput the District, and all orders entrusted to him for Bread, Biscuits,’ and Confectionery of every description, will be promptly attended to. A.. Thiele tenders his thanks for pas t favors, and requests a continuance of public support. First award of merit at the Exhibition. A. THIELE. 204 c T. E. Proctor, PRACTICAL AND SCIENTIFIC OPTICIAN, Tempoeabt Addeess — MANCHESTER STREET, CHRISTCHURCH, 637 c QASH STORE. J. WARD & CO. desire to intimate to their friends and residents of Ashburon and Sunounding Districts that they have OPENED a GENERAL STORE, in the -hop adjoining Mr R. Murray’s, East strt et. J. W. and Co. intend to Sell at he lowest remunerative rates, and will also be prepared to purchase Farm Produce at ruling prices. Every description of Grocery and General Merchandise in sleek .uttto—“ Small Profits and vjuicK Returns.” J. WARD & CO., 815 c East street. Ashburton Mills. THE above MILLS having received a THOROUGH OVERHAUL, and the working management having been placed in the hands of a careful and practical Miller, the undersigned is pre-1 pared to make special arrangements for grists. NO CHAEGES FOB CLEANING. S. SAUNDERS. August 13, 1881. 467 c JOHN MOISON, Practical Boot and Shoe Maker, Fowler’s Buildings, Tancred street. All kinds and descriptions of Boots and Shoes, pegged and sewn, _ made on the premises. Extra attention paid to repairing. Moderate charges. ' 9c Geo. Booth & Sons, TUAM AND ST. ASAPH STREETS, Cheistchubch, IMPORTERS of all kinds of AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS and MACHINES. Tillage Implements Food Preparing Machinery Dairy Machinery Harvesting and Threshing Machinery, &0., &c. Indents on the English and American Markets executed on the most reasonable terms. Agent— FREDK PAYITT, Ashburton

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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 495, 7 November 1881

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 1 Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 495, 7 November 1881