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Pickford & Undriil Take this opportunity of informing the public of Aabbnrton and Connty that their new iPURNITtifiRE WAREHOUSE AND WORKSHOPS •are now m full working order, and replete withn Choice Stock of all UEW GOODS Sale at lowest possible prices, consisting , nt all Designs m r General HOUSEHOLD FUENITUBP and Fittings. * On their part will be wanting to induct* their patron* to support them m their <ew premlies, which will be found far more 'convenient and roomy than the Old Bhdpy NOM IBM ABDMSSTANCEE© STREET, . OPPOSITE AROiDE; - torn Eportlnf*

ASHBDRTON jpHft <PB. SPBING METING. THUBSDAY AND miD±Y $ NOVEMBER 22ND AND ajRD, 1888. PRESIDENT— B- G. Wright. VICE-PlUSSl-dtnt— John Grigg. Judge— Matthew Stitt Stewards— C, ,W; Purnell, W. B. shire, Hugo Friedlander, W. Lyttelton, E.G. Crisp/ J.C. N. Grigg, A* J.Reid, Dr Tweed. Treasurer— David Thomas Clerk of Scales— 6. Digby. Clerk c? Course — A. Hewson. Handicappkrs — T. Qaill Starter— D. Thomas. First Race to start each day at 1 p.m. rROGRAMME~OF EVENTS. First Day. t. Handicap Hurdle Race, of 35 sovsf nomination, I soy; acceptance, I soy; The second horse to receive 3 soys out o£ : .the stake. Over eight flights of hurdles, about 3ft 6in high. Tyro miles, a$ County Plate Handicap, 0! 30 soys; 1 nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, ios. District horses only. One mile and a : quarter. $• Ashburton Cup Handicap, of 5s soys ; 'nomination, -l# soy; acceptance, r soy Th« s»wna horse tp rer~-~?~"? wt>Bt ''> r -- rtberstake. " Onelmile and a-half 4. Sprint Handicap, of 25 sovsj nomination, 15s; acceptance, ios. District horses only* Seven furlongs* . c. Novel Race, of 25 soys* Entrance ios, to be made to the Secretary after the Sprint Handicap is run* The winner to be sold by auction immediately after the •face, all the proceeds to go to the funds of the Club* " Catch weights* Three quarters of a milel 6. Spring Handicap, of 30 soys ; nominal* . .tion, 1 soy j acceptance ios. One mile. 7* Welter Handicap, of 35 soys ; nomina* tjen, 15s; acceptance, ios. District horses inly. Two miles. Second Day. fi COUNT* HURDLE RACE HANDICAP, of 30 soys) nomination, 1 soy; acceptance, IOS. The second horse to receive 3 soys . cot of the stake. Over 6 flights of hurdies, absat '3ft 6in high. t District horses only. One mile and a half. 0, Racins Clue Handicap, of 45 soys; nomination, I soy; acceptance, I soy. The second horse to receive 5 soys out of 4he stake. One mile and a quarter. 3* Handicap District Time Trot, (m saddle) of so soys; nomination, ios; acceptance, ios. The second horse to receive 2 soys out of the stake. District horses only. Weight not less than lost. ~ Pull-and-fo. Three miles. £, Welter Handicap, of 35 soys % nomina* tion, I soy; acceptance, I soy. The Second horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake. For horses that have never won an advertised race of 25 soys on the flat, r Minimum weight, 9st. Two miles. c. Flying Handicap, of 35 boys ; nomination x sot; acceptance ios. The second horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake. Five furlongs. 6. Disposal Stakes, of 30 soys; entrance X«s to be made, to the Secretary after the Flying Handicap is run The winner to 'lie sold by auction immediately after the nee, the whole of the proceeds to go to 4he funds of the Club. Minimum weight 1 f stone* Three quarters of a mile. {RULES AND "REGULATIONS. I The meeting will be held under £be rules «f racing, and the Ashburton Racing Club Rales a No entry will be received except on the conditions that all claims, disputes, and objections arising out of the racing shall be decided by the Stewards or whom they may ippomt. Thtir decision on all pomts con* mected with the carrying out of this programme te be final. rX A district horse shall mean. any horse that has been ; commonly resident m the district . between the rivers Selwynand Opihi, from . Aumst 20th, 18S8, and up to the date of the factLcoming meetinjr, and owned by a person •who has resided m the said district during the .same period* ~4 Five ber cent will be deducted from, the jfrM6 oT all moneys payable m accordance with Iki programme for the expenses of the course. 5, Xv nrnnrnation and acceptance fees to *otothe';fundsofth«Club. 6. Trotting Race— Horses must trot to the gatisfactio*o?a Referee. ,;..■ The Stewards reserve to themselves the tigm^to add a consolation race to the pro* ttamme. NOMINATIONS. . -All, Nominations accompanied by fee, name, (tge t .'(feterip/iott, and performances of horse, aad colors of the ridtt must be m the hands orjkhe Secretary not later than 9 p.m. on Saturday, November 3rd, iS88» WEIGHTS. ■■■ Weights for the first day's handicaps wl j be declared on or about November 14th. ; "-"Weights for the second day's handicaps wUI be declared at 7 o'clock m the evening of the .first day's racing. 'ACCEPTANCES* Acceptances for the first day's haadicaps TOWtbTitt the hands of the Secretary not later Ifas&9 P«ni. on Monday, November 19th, iao». " Acceptances for the second day's handicaps aj6.o*ttocki>.tlic evening of the first day's G BISSET, > — SccrtUiy

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1977, 23 October 1888

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1977, 23 October 1888

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