Business Notice. O T I 0 & NEW BAKERY & FLOUR STORE* &* Benjamin Morris Desires to return his best thanks to th* ppblio for the liberal support accorded ts him since he has taken over the Wester* field Mills. He begs to state that he has now OPENED a STORE in the TRIANGLE, WAKANUI ROAD, where all orders by his former customers and others will be promptly attended to. WHE ATEN MEAL from Westerfield Mill BRAN and SHARPS always in stock He also begs to intimate that he has now OPENED A BAKERY, under the management of a first-class Baker, and trusts by strict attention business to merit a share of pubic patronage. ANALYSIS OF WESTERFIELD FLOUR.. y I have examined both chemically and microscopically the whole grain flour manufactured by Mr B. Morris. I find it to be quite free from adulteration, and made from sound wheat of good quality “A. W. BIOKBRTON, “ Colonial Analyst,” August 25th, 1884 8 158 Sporting. racing club. AUTUMN MEETING. WEDNESDAY -'ND THURSDAY April 29th and 30th, 1885. - President— E, G. Wright. * Vice-President— W. O. Walker. Judge —Matthew Stitt. Stewards. L. E. Corsbie H. Friedlander R. Friedlander T. Leahy TbeasurebC. W. Parnell W. G. Roes H. T. Winter -0. (J. Foots. Starter— T. Leahy. Clerk of the Scales— M. Friedlander Clerk of the Course — A. Hewson. Handic ippebs. The Handicapping Committee of the Club First race each day to start at 12.30 p.m. . FIRST DAY. 1. Handicap Hurdle Race, of 60 sovs ; over eight flights of hurdles, about 3ft 6iu high ; nomination, 1 sow; acceptance, 2 sovs. 2 miles 2. District Welter Handicap, of 30 ' sovsi; nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, 1 Bov. Minimum weight, Bst. 1 mile. District horses only. 3. Ashburton Autumn Handicap, of 100 sovs ; nomination, 1 aov; acceptance, 2 sovs. Second horse to receive 26 sovs from the stake. 1J miles. 4 Novel Race Handicap of 30 sovs'; nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, 1 sov. § mile. The winner to be sold by auction immediately after the race, and the whole of the proceeds to go to thojunda.of-iha CluK " 6. Flying Handicap, of 30 sovs ; nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, 1 sev. J mile. 6. Post S/akes, of 15 sovs ; entrance, 1 sov, to be made to the Secretary immediately after the Flying Handicap is run. No weight under 10st. £ mile. The winner to be told by auction immediately after the race for 15 sovs, any surplus to go to the funds of the Club. District horses only. SECOND DAY. 1. County Hurdle |Raob (Handicap) of 30 sovs ; over six flights of hurdles about 3ft 6in high ; nomination, 1 soy; acceptance, 1 sov. 1J miles. District horses only. 2. Grand Stand Handicap, of 50 sovs'; nomination, 1 sov; acceptance, 1 sov. 7 furlongs. 3. Harvest Handicap, of 40 sovs; no- | initiation, 1 sov ; acceptance, 1 sov ; ! district horses only. miles. 4 Open Wflteb Handicap, of 40 sovs ; nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, 1 soy ; minimum weight, lOst. S miles. For horses that have, neyer won more than 25 sovs in one event on the flat. 5. Scratch Selling Race, of 15 sovs ; entrance, 1 aov, to be made to the Secretary immediately after the Open Welter is run. Catch weights. J mile. The winner to be sold by auction immediately after.the race for 16 sovs, any surplus to go to the funds of the Club. 6. Consolation Handicap, of 20 sovs; nomination,. L sov; to be made to the Secretary immediately after the * Scratch Selling Race is run; acceptance, free, to be notified to the Secretary within ten minutes of declaration of weights. 1 mile. RULES AND REGULATIONS. 1. No entry .will be received except the condition that all disputes, claims - and objections arising out of the racing shall be decided by the Stewards, or whom they may appoint; their decision cn all points connected with carrying out this programme to be final. 2. Canterbury Jockey Club Racing , Rules strictly adhered to. 3. A district horse shall mean any howe that has been commonly resident in the Ashburton County from 15th, January, 1885, and up to the date of the forthcoming meeting and owned by a person who has resided in the said County during the same period. 4!" Fu-e percent, will be deducted from the gross of all monies payable in accordance with this programme for expenses of the course. 5 All nominations and acceptances go to the funds of the Club. NOMINATIONS. All nominations to be accompanied by fees, name, age, and description of horse and colors of rider, and in the hands of the Secretary (address—Ashburton) not later than 9 p.m. on Thursday, 26th March, 1885.
WEIGHTS. Weights for the first day's handicaps will be declared on Thursday, 23rd April, 1885. Weights for the second days handicaps will be declared at 9 o’clock on the evening of the first day’. racing. ACCEPTANCES. .• Acceptances for the first day’s Handicaps must be ma'h to the Secretary not later than 9 p.tn. on TUESDAY, £Bt April, 1885. Acceptances for the second day’s Handicaps at 10 o’clock on the evening of the first day’s racing. , s. Saunders, 1 140 Secretary
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