Special Advertisements. NEW ZEALAND LOAN AND MERCANTILE AGENCY COM MIXED). AN AGENCY 1 - hsw, this day been OPENED at Ashbufton, with Mr .Waiter B. Moss in charge. TEMPORARY OFFICE — CORNER OF WEST AND HAVELOCK STREETS. JOHN COOKE, Manager. Christchurch, October 1, 1881. 782 c STATIONERY, BOOKS—MEMORAN DUM and ACCOUNT- BOOKS, TOYS, FANCY GOODS, MUSIC, &c, JUST RECEIVED— A large assortment of CHRISTMAS and NEW YEAR Cards* LETTS’ AUSTRALIAN DIARIES FOR IQQO • r . H M. JONES, ‘ Stationer and Bookseller, East street and Baring Square. , 365 a THE undersigned will be prepared, during-the coming season, to supply the following articles at the lowest rates: — REAPERS and BINDERS - ! j EXTRAS for DO. BINDING WIRE CORN SACKS TURNIP and RAPE SEEDS PLOUGH SHARES And all kinds of Agricultural Implements. PREDK. PAYITT, Corn Merchant, Ac., Ashburton; j ) Agent for John Anderson, Canterbury. Foundry, Chiistchurch; Geo. Booth and' Sons, Importers of. Agricultural .Implements, Christchurch; and Agent for the United Insurance Company. 150 d fjl H E AC l D OUR E. F. COUTTS , and SONS’ Guaranteed ACETIC ACID is a safe and sure remedy for Rheumatism, Neuralgia, Sore Throats, etc. May be obtained from Macr;ay Bros, Manchester . street, South, Christchurch, Wholesale and Retail, orfrbm Mr Thomas Collins, Main South Road, Timaru. , ; AN AGENT WANTED FOR ASHBURTON. 7s4c ANNOUNCEMENT; Christmas Stor^> ,As a special attraction, for Christmas, the ; Proprietor of. i the qAshburton Guardian offers a Prize of Three; Guineas for the.best, original iChristmas Story.: to be written by an .author, resident'in the Asnburton : County, and published in the columns of the Guardian- , i r - , ! The story will bo published, f in the’ columns of this journal, and the,.Proprietor reserves to himself .all right and privileges connected with its publication. A Committee of gentlemen yvill 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 iona fide resident of the Ashburton County. . ’ i .. . (2) The number of words employed must not exceed 400 lines. ■ (3) Competitors will bo required to write on white paper only ; on one side of the paper only, and in a plain legible band. 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 j returned. j ; ... N.B.—All MSS. must be sent in on or before December 20. Any manuscript coming to hand after date will be ineligible. !
A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR. F, ONOW ON SALE AT THE GUARDIAN OFFIC Some hundreds of BEA UTIFUL OLE GRAPHS, About 18 by 12 inches, comprising some exceedingly pretty things well worth framing, and suitable for parlor or bedroom decoration, or for show or presentation cards for business men. Exquisitely, done, artistically colored. Price, neatly mounted on''wooden rollers, and with purchasers’ name printed (if desired) at the foot in colors,!'only 30s per dozen. Everyone is pleased with them who sees them. They are already selling well, and only Frequire to be seen to command a peady sale. Come _and inspect thenk at this office, and give your orders as darly as possible to prevent disappointment. Liberal terms to the trade and wholesale people-
folio whig "ACTS), passed \ last f Session,; can be obtained .at- Published Prices at Office of this taper ; Corrupt Practices Prevention Fencing Regulation of Elections i Representation i Canterbury Rivers Amendment i ■ ! Public Reserves 1 - ■ Property Tax ; ■ „ Gaining and Lotteries ,u "VolunteerProperty Assessment Act Amendment Licensing. John Meech, Pb RACTTCAL CABINETMAKER, JC UPHOLSTERER, &c., i BURNETT STREET, Opposite the Mail Office. ! ■■■■' . Easy Chairs, Couches;, 1. English and Chairs, Single and Double Iron and Wood Bedsteads-. : -> , All,.kinds of: Carpeting, Matting, i and Oilcloth. A large , assortment of Repps and Cretonnes at lowest prices. .Suites of Furniture from Ll 3 and upwards- ; All kinds of furniture re-covered and repaired at the very lowest prices. j All work guaranteed and comploteld at the shortest notice.- Furniture exchanged, and highest prides given for second-hand Furniture. - - Note the address-—Cheapest,House in Ashburton, opposite Matf Offioa;%,urnett street. , . , y"y; 316 EDUO AhoK,jAcfc and' .Cffiflitors I raent Acts, Plaptiflg Encoupago lnell t Act, .-ISyl* Fp be had at the QiaARDiAM;- 'Office, next,' Oqx, and Cd.VWeststreet. 1. oiiij;u ! o io ;,IUI!V| !' A, I ft v t;t!f ■:* ff.,v/ j •>
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Page 2 Advertisements Column 3, Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 507, 2 December 1881
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