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SPORTING NEWS. £4,000 320 CASH PRIZES. EIGHTH GRAND HAMBURG ' DRAWING IS NOW OPEN. To a purchaser of 25 • will be given gratia. From the undoubted popularity and great success those drawings have obtained throughout New Zealand the promoters are enabled to bring them before the public every two months. There is also the fact that all these Jdrawings have filled some time before the advertised date of closing, which has enabled the Company to pay the prizes in full. The eighth grand drawing for L 4,000 will close the end of April, and the "inth Hamburg drawing will open on the Ist of May. This eighth grand drawing will consist of 320 money prizes, amounting to L 4,000 subscribed by 8,000 members at 10s each. The various Money Prizes will be distributed as follows : 1 £3OO prize; 1 £2OO prize; 1 £IOO prize; 2 £SO prizes; 10 £3O prizes; 15 £25 prizes; 15 £2O prizes; 15 £ls prizes ; 160 £lO prizes ; 100 £5 prizes. Total amount, £4,000; 320 money prizes. To a purchaser of 25 programmes one will be given gratis. The grand principle of these Hamburg Drawings is that a purchaser of 25 programmes is guaranteed a prize, aad the chances are in favor of the investor drawing a large prize, as there are 220 large prizes to 100 small ones. To any investor of £2 the chances are only 6 to 1 against him drawing a prize, and the head prize or any other, may be drawn by an Investor of 10a. Road this carefully.— In Boaz’s Grand Hamburg Drawings the greatest odds are only 25 to 1 against an investor of 10a drawing a prize. But carefully note the enormous odds against investors drawing a hoise or cash prize in any of the j horse consultations. The marbles are replaced for each drawing of the cash prizes, which gives the enormous odds against investors. This Company would simply ask investors to calculate the odds before placing their investments in any horse consultations; and this Company would not presume to tell the public that they have a number of chances and can win a number of prizes for a single investment of 10a. Note.—Prize winners whether winning large or small prizes are informed that their names will not be made public without their written consent. This Bth grand drawing for £4,000 will take place under the super vision of a committee of eight subscribers, and the prizes will be paid over as early as possible after the drawing. Notiojs— Country cheques Vnarked correct by Bank, only payable to a number, and Is added for exchange. Post-office orders preferred, made payable only to Boaz. Bank notes accepted. Two 2d stamps for reply and result. Registered letters sad telegrams not received. Name and address of applicant should be plainly written. All letter** must be addressed T> rr Care Mr Mosely, -13 UdZ j Wholesale & Retail Tobacconist, Box 64Post Office Duned’ '. 121136 Nothing succeeds like SUCCESS. ROBIN HOOD. ook at our Dunedin Cup and Great Autumn results irst prize, Birthday Handicap, LI,OOO. First prize, Grand National, L3OO. 'wo races and eight classes cash bonds. Apply Early. )UNEDIN BIRTHDAY HANDICAP, To be run at Dunedin, May 25, 1185. N.Z. GRAND NATIONAL, o be ran at Christchurch, May 25, 1885. Will Close May 22. ,000 members at 10s. About 220 prizes, lach ticket has ten chances, and can gobtain a prize in each of ten drawings. [rthday Handicap irst ... :cond ... 3°° bird ISO 11 others div'dcd, about L2B each ... 400 Grand National. First L3OO Second ... 150 Thi'd ... 75 All others divided, about L4O each ... 200 2 at S° 4 at 25 5 at 20 o at 15 Li,Bso 191 CASH BONDS. ... LIOO 10 at 10 ... ico 15 at 8 ... 100 30 at 6 150 115 at S L 725 Li,425 AH applications exceeding advertised number of 8,000 will be allotted as Extra Cash Bonds of Lo each (less usual commission), instead oF increasing value of existing prizes, and will bo called 9th class. Wo wish to be distinctly understood that our drawings are always conducted by a committee of shareholders, and that representatives of the Press are likewise present; and names and addresses of principal winners are always sent throughout New Zealand. From the number of people who inspect our books day by day, and the correspondence we receive (and answer) relative to our drawings, distribution of prizes, and our business generally, it seems almost superfluous to still cay “our books are always open for inspection;” yet such is the fact, and our ever increasing business shows plainly the result Please send two 2d stamps for reply and result. P.O. orders preferred. la exchange on Cheques and Stamps. Coin and Notes must be registered. Registered letters and telegrams received.

Address—ROßlN HOOD, Caro of Thos. Stapleton, Box 238, P. 0., Christchurch. Or care of Jubal Fleming, City Baths, Colombo sfc., 1 A AAA BOTTLES SOLD LAST iU>UUU T ™ WINTER. USE DR ERNEST LOW’S Cherry Pectoral, A safe, pleasant, and reliable medicine for the cure of Colds, Coughs, and all Throat and Lung diseases. Sold all over the colonies by Chemists and Storekeepers in Is 6d and 2s 6d bottles. Wholesale Agents Harris and Son, and Kbmpthornb, Prosser and Co. Christchurch ; or to the proprietor, fl, CITRON, 6 1110 Akaroa. T O PURCHASERS OF OREf7N LANDS. FOR SALE—The NEW ZEALAND CROWN LANDS GUIDE for 1884. Priofc, <)ne Shilling. Apply, “GUARDIAN ' "FFIOB.

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 2, Ashburton Guardian, Volume V, Issue 1514, 15 April 1885

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 2 Ashburton Guardian, Volume V, Issue 1514, 15 April 1885