Business Notice. O T 1 0 E. NEW BAKERY & FLOUR STORE, &ft. Benjamin Moms Desires to return his best thanks to the public for the liberal support accorded te him since he has taken over the Wester* field Mills. He begs to state that he hae now OPENED a STORE iu the TRIANGLE, WAKANUI ROAD, where all orders by his former customers and others will be promptly attended to. WHEATBN MEAL from Westerfield Mill. BRAN and SHARPS always in stock He also begs to intimate that he baa ■ 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 WBSTBRF ELD FLOUR. “ 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. BICKERTON, K Colonial Analyst.’’ August 25th, 1884 8 168 Sporting. Ashburton racing club. AUTUMiN MEETING. WEDNESDAY ND THURSDAY April 29th and 30th, 1886. Prfsxdent-E. G. Wright. Vice-President —W. O. Walker. Judge— Matthew Stitt. Stewards. L. E. Corsbie 0. W. Purnell H. Friedlander W. Q. Ross R. Friedlander H. T. Winter T. Leahy Treasurer —C. 0. Fooks. Starter— T. Leahy. Clerk of the Scales— M. Friedlander Clerk op the Course— A. Henson. HaNDIC iFFEBS. 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 j nomination, 1 sov; 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 26 sovs from the stake. 1£ miles. 4 Novel Raoe 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. 5. Flying Handicap, of 30 sovs ; nomination, 1 sov; acceptance, 1 sov. 4 mile. 6. Post Stakes, of 15 sovs ; entrance, 1 sov, to be ; made fo the Secretary immediately after the Flying Handicap is run. No weight under JOst. i mile. The winner to be sold 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 |Raoe (Handicap) of 30 sovs ; over six flights of hurdles about 3ft 6in high ; nomination, 1 sov; acceptance, 1 sov. 1J miles. District horses only. 2. Grand Stand Handicap, of 50 sovs ; nomination, 1 sov j acceptance, 1 sov. 7 furlongs. 3. Harvest Handicap, of 40 sovs ; nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, 1 sov ; district horses only. 1J miles. 4 Ope j Welter Handicap, of 40 sovs; nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, 1 sov ; minimum weight, lOat. a miles. For horses that have never won more than 25 sovs in one event on the fiat. 5. Scratch Selling Rage, of 15 sovs j entrance, 1 eov, to be made to the Secretary immediately after the Open Welter is run. Catch weights. | mile. The winner to be sold by auction immediately after the raoe for 15 sovs, any surplus to go to the funds of the Club. 6. Consolation Handicap, of 20 sovs; nomination, I 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, olaimsand 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 one this programme to be final. 2. Canterbury Jockey Club Racing Rules strictly adhered to. 3. A district horse shall mean any horse that has been commonly resident in the Ashburton County from 15th, Janaary, 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. Fi*'e 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 hone 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 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 Handicaps must be made to the Secretary not later than 9 p. m. on TUESDAY, 28t April, 1885. Acceptances for the second day’s Handicaps at 10 o’clock on the evening of the first day’s racing. „ S. SAUNDERS, X 140 Secretary
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