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Business Notices OTICE OP REMOVAL. JOHN HARVEY, BOOT and SHOEMAKER, Begs to intimate to his numerous friends and customers that he has removed into his new Premises, next to the Panama House, TANCRED STREET, Where he hopes to merit a fair share of public patronage. Every description of Boots and Shoes made to order on the shortest notice. Repairs neatly executed. 1990 F. Furness, JIRUITERER AND CONFECTIONER Pine Apples Strawberries Cherries Nuts, And all other Fruits in Season. REFRESHMENT ROOMS—Tea and Coffee Always Ready. a®*PBOBPECT AND SAUNDERS* BUILDINGS. 363 d E - OPENING NOTICE. Geo. Trickett Desires to inform his old customers and the public of Ashburton generally that he intends to Re-Open the shop near the Royal Hotel in a few days, where he will keep a well-selected Stock of Boots and Shoes. Particulars in further announcement. GEO. TRICKETT (Opposite Hye’s Tinsmith shop), 153 d ■ Moore street. Sporting, Athletics, <kc"INSLOW ANNUAL RACES AND SPORTS.

MONDAY, JAN. 2, 1882. President, E. G. Wright, Esq., M.H.R. : ; Vice-President, J. L. Carter, Esq. ; Judge of Horse Races, M. Stitt, Esq.; Judge of Athletics, Jas. Wilkie, Esq.; Starter for Horse Races, J._ Carter, Esq. ; Starter for Athletics, W. Cuthbert, Esq. ; Clerk of the Course, A. Sturgeon, • Esq. ; Clerk of the Scales, C. P. H. Jephson, Esq. ; Committee—G. James, F. Lewis, F. Williams (Treasurer), R. D. Pullar, Davidson, W. Hanks, W. Hicks, P, Commons, P. Journeaux, G. Grice, C. P. H. Jephson, W. Harris, J, B. Rogers (Secretary). HORSE RACES. 1. Handicap Hurdle Race; If miles, over six flights of hurdles, 3ft. Bin. Nomination, 10s; acceptance, 10s. Prize, 12 sovs. 2. Winslow Cup (Handicap); 1£ miles. Nomination, 1 sov.; acceptance, 1 sov. First horse 20 sovs., second horse to save his stakes. 3. Trotting Race (Handicap); 2 miles. Nomination, 6s ; acceptance, ss. Prize, 6 soVs. 4 Mdiden Plate; 1 miles; weight for age ; entry, 10s. Prize, 5 sovs. 5. Consolation Race ; 1 mile ; entry, 10s. Prize, 5 sovs. BULBS. 1. No one allowed to enter a horse unless a subscriber of half a guinea to the the funds; should the prize be £2O or over, to subscribe one guinea. 2. All horses to be owned in the County three months prior to the races. 3. Three to start or no race. 4 Any horse who breaks in the Trotting Race to be turned round before starting again.: . , 5, No protest will be entertained unless £1 be deposited with the Secretary, which will be forfeited should the same, in the opinion of the Committee, prove frivolous. 6. No one allowed to train a horse on the course one week before the races, under penalty of being disqualified. ATHLETIC SPORTS. 1. 100‘ Yards Race : Ist prize, 40s ; 2nd prize, 20s. 2. Standing High Jump : Ist prize, 40s; 2nd prize, 20s. 3. Three-Legged Race, 150 yards: entry, 2s ; Ist prize, 15s ; 2nd prize, ss. 4 Men’s Hurdle Race, 440 yards, over six flights of hurdles, 3ft high : Ist prize, 40s ; 2nd, 20s. 5. Sack Race, 150 yards : entry, Is ; Ist prize, 15s ; 2nd prize, 6s. 6. Running High Jump : Ist prize, 40s ; 2nd prize, 20s. 7. One Mile Flat Race : Ist prize, 60s ; 2nd prize, 30s. 8. Eggiand Spoon Race, 150 yards, spoon toibe carried in the teeth, hands in pocket: entry. Is; Ist prize, 15s ; 2nd prize, sa. 9. Vaulting with Pole : entry, 2s; Ist prize, 20s ; 2nd prize, 10s. 10; Single Women’s Race ; entry free ; prize, goods to the value of 15s, gived by Messrs Strange and Fountain, Christchurch. 11. 220 Yards Flat Race : Ist prize, 40s ;

2nd prize, 20a. 12. Running Long Jump : Ist prize, 40a; 2nd prize, 20a. 13. Men’s (over 40 years) Race : entry, free ; prize, goods to the value of 16s, given by Ballantyne and Co., Christ* church. 14. Consolation Race: entry, Is; Ist prize, 20a ; 2nd prize, 10s. Also a number of toys and useful articles will be given for children’s Sports during the day. RULES FOR ATHLETIC SPORTS. 1. No one allowed to compete unless a resident in the County three months prior to the Races. 2. Three to start or no race. 3. The entrance money for Nos. 1,2, 4, 6,7, 11, and 12, : will be 10 per cent, on amount of first prize. J. B. ROGERS, 320 d Hon. Sec. jyj-ETHYEN SPORTS & RACES, TO BE HELD ON MONDAY; JAN. 2, 1882. . HDRSE'EVENTS. 1. Tiltingcommence at 10:30 J £Lia. 3( £Fitarprize; £2-; second prize, £l.

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 5, Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 518, 26 December 1881

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