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O T I 0 E. NEW BAKERY & FLOUR STORE, &ou Benjamin Morris Desires to return his best thanks to the public for the liberal support accorded ta him since he has taken over the Westerfield Milts. 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. WHEATEN MEAL from Westerfield Mil! BRAN and SHARPS always in stock He also begs to intimate that ha has now OPENED A BAKERY, under the management of a first-class Baker, and trusts by strict attention business to merit a share of publ c patronage. ANALYSIS OF WBSTERF ELD FLOUR. , “ I have examined b >th chemically and microscopically the wh->le grain flour manufactured by Mr B. M •bkis. I find it to be quite free from adulteration, and made from sound wheat of good quality “A. W. BICKERTON, “ Colonial Analyst.'' August 25th. 1884 8 158

Sporting. racing club. AUTUMMEETING. WEDNESDAY ND THURSDAY April 29th and 30th, 1885. Prfsidbnt—E. G. Wright. Vice-President—W. 0. Walker. Judge—Matthew Stitt. Stewards. L.-E. Corabie H. Friedlander R. Friedlander T. Leahy Treasurer— O. W. Parnell W. G. Rose H. T, Winter 0. C. Fooko. Starter—T. Leahy. Clerk of the Scales—M. Friedlander Clerk of the Course—A. Henson. Handic vppees. 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 6in high ; nomination, 1 sot ; acceptance, 2 sovs. 2 miles 2. District Welter Handicap, of 30 sovs;; nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, 1 sov. Minimum weight, Bst. 1 mile. District horses only. 3. Ashburton Autumn Handicap, of 100 sovs ; nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, 2 sovs. Second horse to receive 25 sovs from the stake. 1£ miles. 4. Novel Race Handicap of 30 sovs"; nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, 1 sov. f mile. The winner to be sold by auction immediately after the race, and the whole of the proceeds to go to the fnnds of the Club. 6. Flying Handicap, of 30 sovs j nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, 1 sov, # mile. 6. Post Stakes, of 15 sovs ; entrance, 1 sov, to be , made to the Secretary immediately after the Flying Handicap Is run. No weight under lOst. i mile. The winner to be cold by auction immediately after the race for 13 sovs, any surplus to go to the funds of the Club. District horats only.

SECOND DAY. 1. County Hurdle (Handicap) of 30 sova; over six flights of hurdles about 3ft 6ia high ; nomination, 1 - soy; acceptance, 1 bov. milee District horses only. 2. Geand Stand Handicap, of 50 sova ; nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, 1 sov. 7 fuvlongs. 3. Harvest Handicap, of 40 bovb ; nomination, 1 bov ; acceptance, 1 bov j district horses only. miles. 4. Ope.i Welter Handicap, of 40 sovs; nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, 1 sov ; minimum weight, lOat. 2 miles. For horses that have never won more than 25 sovs in one event on the flat 5. Sc patch Selling Race, o? 15 B ovs ; entrance, 1 >-.ov. to be made to the Hecreta'-v immediately after the Open Welter is un. etch .weights. f mile The winner to •. be sold by auction in: mediately after the race for 15 sovs, any surplus to go to the funds of the Club. 6. Consolation Handicap, of 20 sovs; nomination, 1 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 entryjwill be received except the condition that ell disputes, claimsand objections arising out of the racing shall be decided by the Stewards, or whom they may appoint; their decision on 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 h?rse that has been commonly resident in the Ashburton County from 16th, January, 1885, and up to the date of the forth* coming meeting and owned by a person who has resided in the said County daring the same period. 4. IVo per cent, will be deducted from the gross of all monies payable in accordance with this programme for expenses of the course. 6 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 j later than 9 p.m. on Thursday, 26th | March, 1885. 3 *

WEIGHTS. Weights for the first day’s handicaps will be declared on Thursday, 23rd April, 1885. Weights for the second day’s handicaps will be declared at 9 o’clock on the evening of the first day’, racing. ACCEPTANCES. Acceptances for the first day’s Hand!* caps must be to the Secretary not later than 9 p.m. on TUESDAY, 28t April, 1885. Acceptances for the second day’s Handicaps a,t 10 o’clock on the evening of the first day’s racing. * S. SAUNDERS, 1 X4O Secretary

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 8, Ashburton Guardian, Volume V, Issue 1512, 13 April 1885

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