Business Notice. O T I 0 E. NEW BAKERY & FLOUR STORE, 6a i 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* I 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. WHEATEN MEAL from Weaterfield 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 publ c patronage. ANALYSIS OF WBSTERF BLD 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. BIOKBRTON, “ Colonial Analyst." August 25th, 1884. 8 158 Sporting. hburton racing olur AUTUMS MEETING. WEDNESDAY /ND THURSDAY April 29ch 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 Treasurer0. W. Parnell W. G. Ross H. T. Winter -0. 0. Foots. Starter—T. Leahy. Clerk of the Scales— M. Friedlander Clerk of the Course— A. Hewson. Handicipfebs. The Handicapping Committee of the Club First race each day to start at 12.30 p.m. firsFlday. 1. Handicap Hurdle Race, of 60 sovs; - over eight flights of hurdles, about Bft Gin high ; nomination, 1 sor; acceptance, 2 sovs. 2 miles 2. District Welter Handicap, of 30 sovs 1 j nomination, 1 sov ; accept* anco, 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 funds of the Club. 5. Flying Handicap, of 30 sovs; nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, 1 sov. J mile. 6. Post Stakes, of 15 sovs ; entrance, 1 sov, to be made to the Secretary immediately after the Flying Handi* cap is run. No weight under 10at. £ mile. The winner to be told' by auction immediately after the race for 15 sovs, any surplus to go to the fundi of the Club. District hones only.
SECOND DAY. 1. County Hurdle |Raob (Handicap) of 30 sots ; over six flights ef hurdles about 3ft 6in high ; nomination, 1 bov ; acceptance, 1 aov. 1J mile* District horses only. 2. Grand Stand Handicap, of 60 aovs; nomination, 1 aov; acceptance, 1 aov. 7 furlongs. 3. Harvest Handicap, of 40 sovs ; nomination, 1 aov ; acceptance, 1 sov ; district horses only. 1J miles. 4. Ope. i Welter Handicap, of 40 sovs ; nomination, 1 bov ; acceptance, 1 bov ; minimum weight, 10st. 3 miles. For horses that have never won more than 25 sovs in one event on the flat. 5. Scratch Selling Race, of 15 bovb j entrance, 1 sov, 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 race for 15 sovs, any surplus to go to the funds of the Club. 6. Consolation Handicap, of 20 sovs J 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 entry.will be received except > the condition that all 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 thfa 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 16th, January, 1885, and up to the date of the forthcoming meeting and owned by a person who has resided in the said County doting the same period. 4 Pi'-e percent, 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 ma-la 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, 1 140 Secretary
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