Special Advertisements. NEW ZEALAND LOAN AND MERCANTILE AGENCY COMPANY (LIMITED). AN AGENCY has this day been OPENED at Ashburton, .with Mr Waltee B. Moss in charge. TEMPORARY OFFICE—CORNER OF WEST AND HAVELOCK STREETS. JOHN COOKE, Manager. Christchurch, October 1, 1881. 782 c O. Carstens & Co., (Late Weston’s), PROSPECT BUILDINGS, Tobacconist, fancy goods, AND STATIONERY. Meerschaum Pipes, G.B.D. Pipes Nailrod, Twist, and Vanity Fair Tobacco A nice assortment of Accordions, Concertinas, Flutes, Violins, Mouth Organs, and Toys of every description, direct from Home. Haircutting, Shaving and Shampooing. EAST STREET ASHBURTON. 257a’ Stationery, Books. MEMORANDUM AND ACCOUNT BOOKS, TOYS, FANCY GOODS, MUSIC, &c. Just received —A large assortment of Christmas and Nev Year Cards. Letts’ Australian Diaries for 1882. Pianos, Harmoniums, and American Organs, by various makers, for e .le, on deferred payments, from 7s 6d per week. H. M. JONES, Stationer and Bookseller, East street and Baring Square. BW SUPPLIE 365 a
THE GUARDIAN is on every Tea Table in Ashburton. H. D. M O N K’ S ORIENTAL BILLIARD AND REFRESHMENT SALOON is NOW OPEN DAILY. Tables by Alcock and Thurston of the highest quality. Carved in solid walnut. Come and see one of the FINEST BILLIARD SALOONS In the Colony. FLEMING’S BUILDINGS, TRIANGLE Next A. Wilson, Tobacconist, 825 c Christchurch. TO TOWN SUBSCRIBERS. Mb Chaeles Bourk is authorised to COLLECT Subscription Accounts due to Gxjaedian, and his receipt will be a sufficient discharge. gPECIAL ANS OUNCEMENT. Christmas Story. As a special attraction for Christmas, the Proprietor of the Ashbukton Guardian offers a Prize of Three Guineas for the beat original Christmas Story, to be written by an author resident in the Asnburton County, and published in the columns of the Guardian. The story will be published in the columns of this journal, and the Proprietor reserves to himself all right and privileges connected with its publication. A Committee of gentlemen will adjudge the M.S.S. and make the award, and due notice of their decision will appear in these columns. CONDITIONS. All competitors for the Prize will be required to comply with the following conditions : (1) The story must be written by a bona fide resident of the Ashburton County. (2) The number of words employed must not exceed 400 lines. (3) Competitors will be required to write on white paper only ; on one side of t’ e paper only, and in a plain legible har- . No member of the staff of this journal will be allowed to compete. (4) All the MSS. must be addressed to the Editor, and may be signed with a non de plume, but the writer’s real name ard address must be enclosed, not necessarily for publication. (5) No award will be made unless more than three stories are submitted. (6) Rejected MSS. cannot be returned. N.B.—All MSS. must be sent in on or before December 20. Any manuscript coming to hand after date will be ineligible. . T HE ACID CURE. P. COUTTS and SONS’ Guaranteed ACETIC ACID is a safe and sure remedy for Rheuraa'ism, Neuralgia, Sore Throats, etc. May be obtained from Mackay Bros, Manchester street, South, Christchurch, Wholesale and Retail, or from Mr Thomas Collins, Main South Road, Timaru.
AN AGENT WANTED FOR ASH BURTON. 734 c SBBURTON REGISTRY OFFICE, J_\. For Male and Female Servants. All orders for Servants by letter or otherwise receive prompt attention. L. F. ANDRBWES, Labor Agent, East Street, 765 c Ashburton. CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR’S CARDS. A beautiful assortment to hand in time for the mail, which arrives Home before Christmas. — L. F. Andrbwes, Bookseller and Stationer, East street, Ashburton. EDUCATION Act, 1877, Debtors and Creditors Act, and Amendment Acts, Forest Trees Planting Encouragement Act, 1871, to be had at the Guardian Office, next Matson, Cox and Co.’s, West street. gPBOIAL NOTICE. In future all disclaimers sent in for publication in this Journal will be charged for as advertisements. The SHOWROOM is NOW OPEN at Ever err Bros.’, Havelock street, Ashburton, in which Mrs Evebetx will be pleased to execute all orders entrusted to her care with despatch and style. All the Millinery, Flowers, Feathers, etc., NOVELTIES IN NEW SUMMER DRAPERY EVER ETT BROS., 672c* O T 1 C E QUITE NEW. HAVELOCK STREET. , f 2O "1 . 'J:> ■> 1M: y<j(frro-rrj J
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Page 2 Advertisements Column 3, Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 496, 19 November 1881
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