<■' Tan Press and Mb Dbiveb. —At his i meeting at Lumsden Mr Driver said that HO fewer than thirteen articles had been ilevoted to him by the press of InvercargiU l He had no idea ho was such an im - portant person. He had cut out thes® articles and pasted them in a scrap book or his own amusement and to hand down .tohis children that they might know what « ruffian their father had been.
W. H. Qundry. fJIHB undersigned begs to notify to his Friends and Customers that he has '■ REMOVED TO HIS NEW . PREMISES, Opposite the Somerset Hotf W. H. GUNDRY, ESTATE AND STATION AGENT, LICENSED LAND BROKER AND GENERAL MERCHANT. ON SALE Fencing Wire, Nos. 6,7, 8,9, 10 Turnip, Clover, Grass, and Gorse Seeds Binding Wire (McCormick's, Wood’s, Osborne’s) Machine and Castor Oil Coal for Threshing Machines _ _ Station Stores of every description, including Teas, Sugars, Oilman s Stores, &0., &c., &c. WINE & SPIRIT MERCHANT. Aoen t AUSTRALIAN MUTUAL PROVIDENT SOCIETY. £2,000 AHD £3,500 TO LEND, in sums of £IOO and upwards, on Freehold Security, at lowest current ate of interest. W. H. GUNDBY, Ashburton. STANDARD PROPERTY INVESTMENT SOCIETY. The Undersigned is prepared to receive applications for Loans upon approved security, repayable by instalments, in accordance with the rules of the Society. For particulars, apply to W. H. GUNDRY, Agent for Standard Fire Insurance Co., EAST STREET. STANDARD FIRE & MARINE INSURANCE COMPANY. The Company is prepared to take risks on all kinds of Property, including Growing Crops of GRAIN and in stack, at current rates. W. H. GUNDRY, ■ 78a Agent, East street, Ashburton. Barristers, Solicitors, &c.
Branson & Purnell, OAREISTERS AND SOLICITORS EAST STREET. 46a C. W. Ireland, AND SOLICITOR, Saunders’ Buildings, Ashburton. 8a Sporting. IN SLOW ANNUAL RACES. JANUARY 2ND, 1882. To be held on THE NEW MILE COURSE. 1. Handicap Hurdle Race. 12 sovs. If miles, over six flights of hurdles. Nomination, 10s; acceptance, 10s. 2. Winslow Cup (Handicap). 20 sovs. 1£ miles. Nomination, 1 sov.; acceptance 1 sov. 8. Trotting Race (Handicap). 5 sovs. 2 miles. Nomination, 6s; acceptance, 6s. Nominations for the above Races must be sent to the secretary at Winslow, stating name and age of horses, and accompanied with nomination fee, by 8 p.m. on 10th Dec. The Handicaps will be declared as soon as possible. J. B. ROGERS, 166 d Hon. Sec. fIIHE GUARDIAN is on every Tea Table in Ashburton. JTIHE PUBLIC TRUST OFFICE. GUARANTEED BY THE STATE. Although this office has been in exis tence for a period of more than seven years, it is believed that the objects for which it was established are not sufficiently understood. It is desired to set forth in a concise form information respecting the business which this office undertakes : L The charge of all kinds of money trusts, such as Marriage Settlements, moneys to be invested for the benefit of Minors, moneys bequeathed for charitable objects, moneys the title to which is in dispute, or whose legal owner is unknown or cannot be found, &c., &c. 2. The administration of the wills o persons who by appointing the Public Trustee as their executor secure the guarantee of the State for the due fulfilment of their wishes, and to avoid the risk consequent on the appointment f private persons as executors, who not unfrequently, though earnestly desirous of acting for the benefit of parties interested, fail to carry out legally the objects for which they were appointed, and conseO ri queflfly involve themselves and those whose interests they are striving to proin costly and harassing litigation. 3. The administration of all estates|of which no disposition has been made bj will, whenever relatives do not wish to incur the responsibility of administration, or cannot from any cause obtain the necessary powers to act. In such cases it is the duty of iffie Public Trustee to discharge •11 legal debts so far as the assets extend, and divide the residue amongst the next of kin. 4 The administration of the estates of lunatics, lunatic patients, and convicts. 6. The charge of all lands lying waste and unoccupied of which the owner is unknown, or who has been absent from the colony for ten years, having left nc known agent. The cost of administering estates is very smalL l fAniVt’on may be obtained from ■■ B. 0. HAMERTON, 89*0’) * ■'’ Public Trustee
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Page 2 Advertisements Column 1, Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 502, 7 December 1881
Page 2 Advertisements Column 1 Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 502, 7 December 1881
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