New Advertisements, POSTPONEMENT OF SALE TILL WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 3. WAKANUL TO CONTRACTORS, FARMERS, AND OTHERS. CLEARING SALE OF CONTRACTOR’S PLANT. Messrs j. t. ford & go., from instructions received from Mr John Black, contractor and farmer, Wakanui, will sell at HfS HOMESTEAD, Adjoining the Wakanui Schoolhouse, ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 3. At 11 a.ra., The whole of his well-selected Plant, Consisting of—--28 First-class DRAUGHT MARES and GELDINGS 2 2-Horse Dll AYS with Frames 7 TIP DRAYS 1 8-Horse WAGON 1 SPRING TRAP 2 3-Furrow PLOUGHS, by Reid and Gray 1 2-Furrow PLOUGH, by Reid and Gray 4 Single-Furrow PLOUGHS 1 McSherry DRILL 1 CAMBRIDGE ROLLER 1 Bentall 2 HOKSE POWER and CHAFF CUTTER 1 Bentall CORN-CRUSHER 2 McCormick’s REAPERS and BINDERS 2 Harvester Kings REAPERS and BINDERS 1 Deering STRING REAPER and BINDER 1 Osborne WIRE REAPER and BINDER 1 Samuelson’s REAPER and BINDER Also, A large quantity of Plough, Leading, and Shaft HARNESS, Portable Forge and Anvil, 12 Road Scoops, Iron Tank, and a quantity of other useful articles.
The Auctioneers beg to draw special attention to this important sale on account of the Horses having all been carefully selected by Mr Black. Most of them are young, and are well known to be some of the best workers in the district. The Implements have all been kept in first-class repair, an i will compare favorably with new. As it is Mr Black’s intention to retire from the contracting work, the whole of the Plant advertised will be sold. Full particulars at sale, or by enquiry to MESSRS J. T. FORD & CO., Christchurch ; Or, MESSRS FRIEDLANDER BROS., d2B Ashburton. ZEALAND RAILWAYS. (Christchurch Section.) TRAIN ARRANGEMENTS FOR NEW YEAR’S DAY, 1883. The following alterations in the ordinary time-table will be made for Ist January, 1883; — In lieu of the 7.30 a.m. train from Timaru to Ashburton, and the 10.55 a.m. train from Ashburton to Christchurch, a train will run as under :
or set down passengers if required. The morning train from Methvon to Rakaia will run same as on Wednesdays and Saturdays. The evening train from Rakaia to Methven will run 20 minutes later than usual. The evening train from Christchurch to Ashburton will start at 4.50 p. m., and run 35 minutes later that! usual.
Goods traffic will be suspended. FARES: All ordinary single fare tickets issued from 21at December to 2nd January will be available for return up to and including the Bth January. FREDK. BACK, Traffic Manager. District Traffic Manager’s Office, Christchurch, December 27th, 1882. d2B
ZEALAND RAILWAYS Christchurch Section. CHjEAP FARES TO DUNEDIN, INVERCARGILL, AND THE LAKES, FOR CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR HOLIDAYS, By Ordinary Trains and a Special Night Train on 30 ih Dec. RETURN FARES
Tickets at the above fares will be issued for the Express Tram on the 22nd, 23rd, 25th, 26th, 29th, and 30th December, and Ist January, and will be available for return up to and including the Bth January. The journey may be broken at any »tation, and passengers for Kingston may travel either via Invercargill or the Waimea Plains Railway. A steamer runs from Kingston in connection with the trains by the latter route. J59-A Special Night Train will leave Christchurch at 8.10 p. m. on the 30th December, and be due to leave Ashburton at 10.30 p.m., Temuka at 12.10 a.ra., and Timaru at 12.50 a. m. (not stopping at intermediate stations), arriving at Dunedin at 7.50 a. m. Fares as above. The following arrangements as to fares generally will also be in force : All Ordinary Single Fare Tickets issued from 21st December to 2nd January will be available for Return up to and including the Bth January. FRED. BACK, Traffic Manager. District Traffic Manager’s Office, Christchurch, Dec. 13th, 1882. 28d
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Page 3 Advertisements Column 2, Ashburton Guardian, Volume IV, Issue 828, 28 December 1882
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