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Business Notices. Agricultural machine shop, Ashbtjbton. C. Ray, ENGINEER, MILLWRIGHT, REAPER AND BINDER EXPERT. The M'Cormick, Deering, Osborne, Harvester King, and Wood’s Machines Repaired and Adjusted in Town or Country. Engines, Combines, Pumps, &0., Repaired it very reasonable terms. All work guaranteed. Practical Sewing Machinist Estimates given. 0. RA Y, Opposite Oentbal Hotel, Wakandi Rd. Authorised AGENT for SCOTT BROS.’ celebrated Leamington Cooking Ranges, Excelsior Windmills, Tomb Railings, and other Castings. Pbioe Lists ok Application. 831 a EDIOAL HALL ASHBURTON. Established 1874. J. m/ CAMBRIDGE, CHEMIST. PARTICULAR ATTENTION PAH) TO THE PURITY OF DRUGS. TEETH CAREFULLY EXTRACTED. PRESCRIPTIONS ACCURATELY PREPARED. Open on Sundays, 10 to 11 a.m., 2to 3 and 7 to 8 p.m. 93 Ashburton Mills. < __ i THE above MILLS having received a * THOROUGH OVERHAUL, and the working management having been ‘ placed in the hands of a careful and j practical Miller, the undersigned is pre- | pared to make special arrangements for : grists. j no chahges fob cleaning. * i S. SAUNDERS. August 13, 1881. 467 c ‘ Sports. Ashburton Caledonian ( SOCIETY. i Annual Sports. The Third Annual Sports Meeting of the Ashburton Caledonian Society will be - held on the Society’s New Ground, a few i chains back from the North-west Comer of the Domain, on BOXING DAY, When the following Prizes will be comted for:— Ist 2nd Prize. Prize. . Quoits 60s 80s k. third Prize of 10s will also be given. , Open Handicap Hurdle Race, 440 yards, 6 hurdles. Men ... 60s ;. Open Handicap Hurdle Race, 440 yards. Boys not over 16 . ... 20s :. Pipe Music —Pibroohs and Marches 80s 100 Yards Flat Race. Open > ... ... 40s l. Running High Jump. Men 30s '. Running High Jump. Boys 10s 5. Highland Reel, in Highland costume ... 60s >, Grand Handicap Flat Race of 200 yards, 300 yards, and 400 yards ... 120 s 200 yards heat to be run after Highland Reel. A third prize of 40s will also be given. 5. Tossing the Caber .. 1. Standing High Jump 2. Pipe Music Reels and Strathspeys ... 80s 3. Grand Handicap, 300 yards heat _ 4. Sword Dance or Ghillie Callum 60s 5. Pole Vaulting 40s 6. Half-Mile Handicap Flat Race ... ... 60s 30s 40s 30s 30s 10s 30s 20s 15s 5b 30s 80s 20s IBs 30s 30s 15s

17. Irish Jig 18. Putting the Stone ... 19. Irish Reel 20. Grand Handicap, 400 yards heat 21. Throwing the Hammer 22. Best-Dressed Highlander 60s 23. Highland Fling ... on ~ 24. Open Handicap Flat Race One Mile • A Third Prize of 20s will als 25. Handicap Consolation Race of 200 yards Nominations for all Handicap Races must be in the Secretary’s hands by five o’clock of the 13th December; Ashburton postmarks of that day being also taken. Acceptances must be lodged by five o clock of Friday, the 23rd, with the same postmark understanding. Nomination fee for all Handicaps, 2s fid; acceptance fee, i 2s fid for all except the Grand Handicap Flat Races, the acceptance fee for which is 6s, and neither nomination nor acceptances will be taken without payment of the fees. Entrance money for all other events, B per cent, of the first prize. Admission to the Grounds, ONI SHILLING. Sports to commence at Ten o’clock a.m J. MaoLBAN DUNN, 1914 Secretary.

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 7, Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 501, 25 November 1881

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 7 Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 501, 25 November 1881

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