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Business Notices. S* Lucas, PAINTER, GLAZIER, PAPERHANGER, &c., Adjoining Panama House, TANORED STREET. S LUCAS, who is well known to be a , thorough practical workman in the various branches of the abovonamed business, intimates that he is now prepared to receive orders, and solicits a share of public support. 111 c SAMfrEL LUCAS. NEW INDUSTRY. ASPHALTING. JAMES BRADLEY is prepared to take orders for ASPHALTING at very I moderate rates. All orders to be left at the Works, Park srreet. All work kept in repair for twelve months. 350 c TO BUTCHERS, FELLMONGERS, FARMERS, & OTHERS. WE ARE CASH PURCHASERS OF HIDES, CALFSKINS, PELTS, HORSE HIDES, PIGSKINS, &c. LtGin BAND, ALLAN, & CO., Hereford street, Christchurch 88c R. Galloway, TINWALD, WHEELWRIGHT and General AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENT MAKER. All Repairs neatly executed with promptitude and despatch, and at reasonable prices. 197 a

POSTS, RAILS, AND STAKES, Any length, also FIREWOOD, Bft and 4ft lengths, FOR SALE at Reduced Rates, by Cooper Brothers, Delivered in any part of the District. Orders by Post will meet with immediate attention, 226 a

rjIINWALD TIMBER YARD, GREAT SOUTH ROAD. RED PINE, RED PINE, ON SALE. All leacriptions of BUILDING MATERIAL, At Cheapest Rates. DOORS AND SASHES ALL SIZES WIRE NAILS. AT.Ti LENGTHS CORRUGATED IRON Gates and Hurdles Manufactured on THE PBEMISEB. C. JEPHSON, Manager, 100 c Great reduction in WATCHES, J. S. QUINN, 1 Watchmaker, East street, Ashburton, haying received a large stock of English gold and silver Watches, will offer the same at the following Reduced Prices, viz l : —Rotherham’s gold hunting Levers from £18; Rotherham’s silver Levers from £6 10s ; Ehrhardt’s silver English Lever from £5 10s; gold Genevas (ladies' watches) rom £3 10s ; Waltham watches, in English cases, from £4 ; American watches from £2 os ; two years’ guarantee given. Also, a choice selection of Colonial-made Jewellery, Brooches, Earrings, Dress Rings, &c., set with Australian rubies, at correspondingly low prices. Particular attention paid to the repairing of every description of Watch, Clock, and Jewellery. Guaranteed for 12 months. Pebble and other Spectacles to suit all sights. 308 a

IT is not altogether a new idea, when business people burst into rhyme in their advertisements. Qur .grandfathers and grandmothers, have read! some excrutiating poetry in advertisements in their time Just as we, do sometimes now. From an old newspaper a while after the Flood, a tea dealer, expatiating on the merits of his tea, has the following : “ For lords and ladies it is fit; Seven shillings is the price of it.” I’m not going to paint the lily or gild refined gold by attempting to improve on that, but it should be a source of comfort to the tea drinkers of Ashburton and surrounding districts that they can now procure the finest Teas at my establishment for much less money. 1 have just received a fresh consignment of Nelson, Moate, and Oo.’a Pure .Blended Teas, in packets and boxes. I have also opened up an assortment of Fancy Goods, and fruits in variety are constantly arriving, so that my patrons may have plenty to chose from at the coming festive season. I wish all my kind customers a merry Christmas and a happy New Year. H. M. Cakson’s New Fruit and Italian Warehouse (next Bank of New Zealand), East street. Sole Agent for Nelson, Moatb, ' & Co.’s Puke Blended Teas. —See vertisement and handbills, ; T 3c'

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 3, Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 511, 17 December 1881

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 3 Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 511, 17 December 1881

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