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Pickford & Undrill Take this opportunity of informing ' the public of Asbburton and County that their new FTJKNITURE WAREHOUSE AND WOBKBBOPS ■• are now m full working order, and replete with a Choice fitook of all NEW GOODS FOR Bale at lowest possible prices, consisting of all Designs m General HOUSEHOLD FUBNITUB^ and Fittings. NOTHING On their part will be wanting to. induce their patrons to support them m their new premises, which will be found far more convenient and roomy than the Old Bhep, Nora , tot Apdmss — TANCKED STEEET, OPPOSITE ARCADE . Sporting. ASHBURTON CLUB SPEffiG MEETING. THUBSDAY AND FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND AND 23RD, 1888. PwtsiDENT— B. G. Wright. ViCE-PitKSi-dent— John Grigg. Judge — Mat* hew Stitt Stewards— C. W; Purnell, W. B. Denshire, Hugo Friedlander, W. Lyttelton, E. G. Crisp, J. C. N. Grigg, A; J. Reid, Dr Tweed. Treasurer— David Thomas Clerk of Scales — O. Digby. Clerk of Coursx — A. Hewson. Handicappkks — T. Quill Starter— D. Thomas. First Race to start each day at 1 p.m. PROGRAMME^* EVENTS. First Day. l ? Handicap Hurdle Race, of 35 sovsf nomination, isov; acceptance,- 1 soy; The second horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake. Over eight flights of hurdles, •bout 3ft 6in high* Two miles* at County Platb, Handicap, of 30 soys; nomination, I soy ; acceptance, ios District horses only. One mile and a quarter* .. ■-„ 3i Ashburton Cup Handicap, of 55 soys ; nomination, l} 4 soy ; acceptance, I soy The second horse to receive 5 soys out of * the stake. mjle_ajQd st.ha.lf, — f, SriiNT Handicap, of 25 soys; nomination, 15s ; acceptance, ios. District horses only* Seven furlongs. 5, Novel Race, of 25 soys* Entrance ios, made to the Secretary, after the Sprint Handicap is run* 'The' winner to - be sold by auction immediately after the ntce, all the proceeds to go to the funds of the Club* Catch weights* Three fi quarters of a milei t & Spring Handicap, of 30 soys 5 nomina- t 'tic^ I soy; acceptance- ios. One mile. { 7.' Welter Handicap, of 25 soys ; nomina* s tiOn, 15s; acceptance, ios District r horses enly, HTwa miles. c ~. -•""•■ ' . I -.• , - t f Second Day. t» Handicap, of 30 soys; nomination^ i soy; acceptance. Yos; The second horse to receive 3 soys out of the' stake Over 6 flights of hurdies, - abput 3ft 6in high. District horses only. ; iOne^ejinci a half.. f.. ;;. ; - "it Racing' club Handicap, of 45 eovs; nomination, x soy; accjip^ance,' I soy. The second horse to receive 5 soys out of .c^ ; Qne mfle and a tiuarter. 3,, Handicap District Time .Trot, (m L saddle) of ' 26 soys'; nomination, ios; '■■ lbs. The second horse to _ v ;' ncove* asovsuoutof the stake.' District . - jhorses 0n1y,., "Weight not less than lost. , ' Ptdl-and-go. Three miles. v 4. Welter Handicap, of 35 soys ; nomina* . tion, I i K>VJ~aj^ee"ptance, 1 soy. The 1 second-norse to receive 3 soys out of the I - stake. For .horses that have never won an < '." .idverfised race of 25 soys on the flat. | Muilimum Weight, gst. . Two miles. ( "$j FMflNG' Handicap,' bf ; 35 soys i hominar tionisov; acceptance ios, The 'second horse to receive 5 -sovs out of the stake. -Five furlongs. ;,. :,■ r . ■.-■,■ i-- ■> 6^' Disposal Sttakls, of 30 soys; entrance j V* ' tos tpi>e made to the Secretary, after the ] " ° 'Flyjnjj HarMicslp is run, "The winner to I - : bfelold by auction immediately after the ; -J. ctca thj?,wiloje;;pf the proceeds, to gtf to the funds of the Club^ Minimum, weight T.B stone. Three 'quarters of a mile. 7 IRULES AND REG^JLATIONS. i ! u 'i The meeting will be" held under the rules b! ridng, ; and the AsHbuiton Riacing Club -Etti*' 1 -; -- -- ; - •.-■'.•-.••■■ ■■• i- ... ia^flfjentx^iWJlUirbejreceived except oa the . \epo^^n> that, a^ claims, disputes, and.pb* jecSons]'ansing ou\ of the" racing shall be de-•-^fflett 3 by r ffie"SteWardr bi" whom they may appoint. Thtir decision on all points con* oectedl wlththecariying out of this programme final. „..,; • „, • „ . „ ..: , r ' 3 A'district horse' shall mean tny horse that - -f-BiSr Beetf f commonly ' rdndent m the ' district ttgmseft the risrers S«lwyn'and Opihi, from IBBBj and up to the^date of the Vjfiiffrfflpfafi. ym^Hnp^an^ owned by a person Who has resided m the said district during the game _periodi_ 4 Five per cent wiil be deducted from the vross of all moneys payable m accordance with tnis progrAmme f«r the expenses of the course. 5. AIT ndminaHon 1 arid acceptance fees to go to the funds of Ihe Club, 6. Trotting Race-^-H6rses mast trot to the gittsftetiohcT a Referee. n-yifr The' Stewards reserve to themselves the ;«iglf to add a consolation race to the pro* frEoume. . . s .. NOMINATIONS. ■ . .; JUI Nominations tuc ovipoh ied by fee,- name, age, description, and performances of . horse, and colors of the rider must be m the hands of the Secretary not later, than 9 p.m. on Saturday, November 3rd, 1888, .- WEIGHTS* , -/Weights for the first day's handicaps wil be, declared on or about November 14th. Weights for the second day's handicaps will be declared at 7 o'clock hi the evening of the firrt dayVradng. : - : ; .'■ • ; :■' ' : ' 'a^cbpsances* ■:■.:" .. Acceptances for the first daiy's handicaps / »il4 be m the hands of the Secretary not later i£an 9 p.m* on Monday, November 19th, 1888. 1 Aficeptahccs for the second day's handicaps JO 0 dockn thr evening of the first day's G BISSET, „ Sect«iuy

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1975, 20 October 1888

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