[REUTER’S TELEGRAMS —COPYRIGHT.] Sale of ThoroughbredsMelbourne, Yesterday. A sale of thoroughbred horses was , held to-day at Newmarket. There was a large attendance from all parts of;, Australia and New Zealand, but high prices were not realised. Darebin was sold for 1,550 guineas, which was the highest price offered for any horse dur- : ing the sale. Stockwell changed owners - at 660 guineas, Bagot at 500 guineas, and Flying Jib at 300 guineas, Prometheus was withdrawn, the highest ~ offer being 800 guineas. For Assyrian " 490 guineas was bid, and for Savanaka 250 guineas, but in each case the offer was refused. Prorogued. Sydney, Yesterday. Both Houses of Parliament were prorogued to-day.
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AUSTRALIAN., Ashburton Guardian, Volume IV, Issue 787, 7 November 1882
AUSTRALIAN. Ashburton Guardian, Volume IV, Issue 787, 7 November 1882
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