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Pickford * Undrill ivtA iW opportunity of informing Ashburton and County that their now FURNITURE WAREHOUSE AND WOBKBHOPS are now m full working order, and replete with a-Chotoo Stock of all HEW GOODB FOR fefo at loweat possible price*, contiiting t)f all Designs m General HOUSEHOLD FOBNITW and Fitting!. NOTHING On their part will be wanting to induct? their yatrons to support them m their new promisee, which will be found far more oonrenient and roomy than the Old Shop. Kara m addmm— TANCKED STREET, OPPOSITE AROAD2; Sporting. ASHBDRTON JACIKG GUIS. SPBING MEETING. THDBSDAY lin> JMDAY, NOVEMBER 23RD AND 33RP, 1888. PSBttDBRT— B. G. Wright. VICB-PftßSl-dent— John Grin* Judge— Matthew Stitt STBWA*D9— C Wi Pnrnen, W. B. Den. shire, Hugo Friedlander, W. Lyttelton, B. G. Crisp, f.CN.Griffi Ai J.Reid, Dr Tweed. Trbasurbu— David Thomas Clkmc op Scales— O. Digby. Clerk ©f Coume— A. Hewsan. HaNdicappris --T, Qaill STA&TS&— D. Thomas. Pint Race to start each day at t p.m. PROGRAHMEOF EVENTS. Fiejt Day. t. Handicap Hukdlb Rack, of 35 sovsf nomination, I soy ; acceptance, l soy ; The second horse to receive 3 «ovs out of the stake. Over eight flights of hurdles, about 3ft 6in high. Two miles* 3! County Platx Handicap, of 30 soys ; nomination, I soy ; acceptance, ios • District horses on]y. One mile and a quarter* jt Ash*h*.ton Cup Handicap, of 55 soys ; nomination, \% soy; acceptance, I soy The second horse to receive 5 soys out of ' -the stake. -Onermflenand 'a-nalf 4. Spsint Handicap, of 25 soys ; nomination, 15s; acceptance, ios. District horses only. Seven furlongs. $. Novbl Rack, of 25 soys* Entrance 103, to be made to the Secretary after the Sprint Handicap is run* Tba winner to bt sold by auction immediately after the race, all the proceeds to go to the funds j of the Club. Catch weights* Three quarters ofamilel & Spsino Handicap, of 30 soys ; nomination, t soy; acceptance 101. One mile. 9« Wsxtxk Handicap, of 25 soys ; nomination, 15s; acceptance, iosi District hems only. Two miles. Sicond Day. ti CWnmr Hum>lb Racb Handicap, of 3* •ovs; nomination, I soy; acceptance, ioc. The second horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake. Over 6 flights of hurdies, about 3ft 6in high. District horses only. One mile and a half. 8, Racing Club Handicap, of 45 bovb ; nomination, 1 soy 1 acceptance, I soy. The second horse to receive 5 soys out of the stake. One mile and a quarter. 3. Handicap District Tim* Tblot, (m oaidle) of 20 sots; nomination, ios^ acceptance, ios. The second horse to receive 2 soys out of the stake. District ihonMß only. Weight not less than lost. Full-and>go. Three miles. 4. "WH.TE* HANDICAP, of 35 sots j nomina* Won, ! soy; acceptance, I *»v. The «to*nd hone to receive 3 soys out of the tfake. For horses that have never won an advertised ract «f 25 soys on the flat. Minimum weight, gst. Twe miles. 5. Flvino Handicap, of 35 soys; nomination 1 soy ; acceptance i*s, The second horse to receive 3 eovs out of the stake. Five furlongs. & Disposal Stakbs, of 30 soys; entrance I»s to be made to the Secretary after the Flying Handicap is nm The winner to be sold by auction immediately after the race, the whole of the proceeds to go to the funds of the Club. Minimum weight 8 stone. Three quarters of a mile. fRULES AND "REGULATIONS. t The meeting will be held under the rules •f racing, and the Ashbutton Racing Club Roles j No entry will be received except en the conditions that allclaunß, disputes, and ob* jecttoas arising out of the racing shall be de* dded by the Stewards or whom they nay appoint. Thtir decision on all points con* netted with the carrying out erf this programme te be final. 3 A district horse shall mean any horse that Ims been commonly resident m the district between the rivers Selwynand Opiht, from August 2«tb, 1888, and ap to the date of the forthcoming meeting, and owned by a person «phe has resided m the said district during the same period. 4 Five per cent will be deducted from the gross of all moneys payable m accordance with this progr*a>me for the expenses of the course. 5. Au neminatim and acceptance fees to go to the funds ef the Club. 6. Trotting Race— Horses must trot to the satisfaction of a Referee. 9. The Stewards reserve to themselves the rigs to add a consolation race t« the pro* grasune, NOMINATIONS. All Nominations accompanied by fee, name, Ogiy desetiptlou, 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 bt declared on or about November 14th, Weights for the second day's handicaps wil] be declared at f o'clock m the evening ofth< first day's racing. ACCEPTANCES* Acceptances for the first day's handicap! oust bt m the hands of the Secretary not late th*B 9 p.ou on Monday, November 19th, 1888 Acceptances for the second day's handicap! 10 o'do ikftjtht mniag o! tht first day's G BISSET, Secretary

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1984, 31 October 1888

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1984, 31 October 1888

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