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Mckford & Undrill Take this opportanity of informing the' publio of Asbburton and County that their new FURNITURE WAREHOUSE AND WORKSHOPS are now m full wo/king order, and replete with a Choice Btook of all HEW GOODS FOR Sale at lowest possible prices, consisting of all Designs m General HOUSEHOLD FUBNITUBP and Fittings. NOTHING ! . On their part will be wanting to induct, i their patrons to support them m their; new premises,- which will be fonnd far nor* convenient and roomy than the Old Shop. Nan m Addbbss— - TANCßED BTEEET, OPPOSITE AROADBt Bportinf. ASHBURTON JACING CLUB. SPjaiNG anBESTING. THDBSDAYIiID IRIDAYj . NOVEMBER 22ND AND23RD, 18S8. POSIDKNT-i-E. G. Wright. VICE-PRXSl-dent— John Grigg. Judge— -Matthew Stitt StkWaww-^C. Wi Purnell, W. B. Denshire, Hugo Friedlander, W, Lyttelton, E.G. Crisp, J.Ci N. Grigg, A." T* Reid, Df Tweed. Treasurer— David Thomas Cuu OF Scales— -O. Digby. Clerk ©f Course— A; Hcwson. Handicappkrs — T. Quill Starter— D. Thomas. First ßace to start each day at I p.m. JROGRAMMBOF EVENTS, First Day. t; Handicap : Hurdle Race, of 35 sovsi ■ nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, 1 soy ; , The.secand horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake. Over eight flights of hurdles, about 3ft 6in high. . Two miles* =s» County 'Plate Handicap, of 30 soys ; nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, ios District horses only. One mile and a quarter. 3. Ashburton Cup Handicap, of 55 soys ; nomination^ £% -*ov.;. acceptance, 1 soy Tkt second koiBC-i© -kcwtc 5 SOYS OUt of ' ' the stake. Qae^nile and a-half 4. Sprint HANDicAP^-of 25sovs$ nomina* tion, 15s; acceptance; -ios* District horses only* Seven furlongs* 5. 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 race, all the proceeds to go to the funds of, the Club* Catch weights. Three quarters of a mile* 6. Spring Handicap, of 30 soys; nomination, I 6ov ; acceptance ios. One mile. y. Welts* Handicap, of as soys ; nomina* • tion, 158} acceptance, ios; District horses enly. Two miles. Second Day. t* County Hurdle Rack Handicap, of 30 soys; nomination, 1 sot ; acceptance, ios. The second horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake. Over 6 flights of hurdies, ab»ut 3ft 6in iugh. District horses only. * One mue and a half. j ft Facing Club. Handicap, of 45 6ovs ; nomination, f ' soy ; acceptance, I soy. ; - The second horse to receive 5 soys out of ! 2tk« itkke. - One mile and a quarter. - 1 3. Hamdicap District Timr Trot, (m! ] saddle) of 20 soys ; nomination, ios ; 1 acceptance, ios. The second horse to ; recevye 2 soys out of the stake. District hones only. Weight not less than ioet. Pull-and-jo. Three miles. 4. Welter Hakdjcap, of 35 eovs | nomination, 1 "sov "f^acßfftuice, I soy. The second-horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake. ' For hdrses that have never won an advertised -race of <25 soys on the flat. weight, 9st. Two miles. 5. Ybtiti<i Handicap, of 35 soys ; nemina* tion I soy; acceptance, ios, The -second horse tb'receive 3 soys but of the stake. Five furlongs. 6. Disposal' Stakes, of 30 soys; entrance i«s to-facYiade to ;the Secretary after the FJyintHandicap is run The winner to %c sola by auction immediately after the tace, j |he'' r whole of the proceeds to go to , the funds of the Club. Minimum weight SeUne. Three quarters of a mile. IRULES AND "REGULATIONS. I The meeting will be held, under the rules •I racing, * awl the Athbrii ton Racing Club Rules a No entry will be received except on the condition* that all claims, disputes, and ob« jections arising out of the racing shall be decided by the Stewards or whom they may appoint. Thtir decision on all points connected with the carrying «ut el this programme to b* final. \ 3 A district horse shall mean^any horse that las been commonly resident m the district between the rivers,, Selwyn and Opihi, from August idtix, i»BS. «nd up to v'the date of the forthcoming meeting^ and owned by a person whorhas reiidedlin the s«id district during the same period, . . 4 TPtre per cent will be deducted from the gross4f all tnorieys payablein accordance with thirprogrMßmeforthe expenses of the course. 5. >AU nomination : and acceptance fees to gotothefundsjsftheClub. 6. Trotti»g Race—Horses must trot te the tttlsfacfien'itf a Referee. _ . y. The Stewards reserve 1 to themselves the rig* to add a consolation race <to the prograaune* nomiiStiqns. All Nexninatipns (tfcompanied by fa* natne* ege t desctipHo*i and performances of horse, and colors of the irider must be m the hands of the Secretary not later than 9 p.m. on Saturday, Kevenaber^rd, 1888, WEiGHTS. Weighta fer- the' ""first day's handicaps wil be declared on or about November 14th. Wei^xts for the^eoßßd-day's handicaps will be declared at 7 o'clock m the evening of the first day's racing. ACCEPTANCES. Acctptances for tke first day's handicaps most be m the hands of the Secretary not later than* p«ta. onMpnday, November 19th, 1888. Acceptances for the second day's handicaps to o'clooki (he evening of the first day's G BISSET, SocwUry

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1979, 25 October 1888

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1979, 25 October 1888