Ptrtilic Notices. Piokford & Undrill Take thil opportunity of informing the public of Aahburton and County that their new FURNITURE WAREHOUSE AND WOBKSHOPB are now m full working order, and replete with a Choice Btook of all : NEW GOODS : FOR Sale at lowest possible prices, consisting of all Designs In General HOUBEHOLD 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 Shop. Note thi Addbws— TANCBED STEEET, OPPOSITE ARCADE; Sporting. ASHBURTON CLUB. SPEING "MEETING. TmJBSBAYAND FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND And 23RD, 1888. President— E. G. Wright. Vice-Presi-dent— John Grigg. Judge— Matthew Stitt Stewards— C. W ; Purnell, W. B. Denshire, Hugo Friedlander, W. Lyttelton, E.G. Crisp, J.CN, Grigg, Ai J.Reid, Dr Tweed. Treasurer— David Thomas Clerk of Scales — O. Digby. Clerk of Course — A. Hewson. Handicappkrs — T. Qoill Starter — D. Thomas. • First Race to start each day at 1 p.m. PROGRAMMe"oF EVENTS. First Day. I. Handicap Hurdle Race, of 35 sovsf nomination, I soy ; acceptance, I soy ; The second horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake. Over eight flights of hurdles, about 3ft 6in highi Two miles* 2! County Plate Handicap, of 30 soys ; nomination, I soy ; acceptance, 10s District horses only. One mile and a quarter* . 3* ashburton Cup.Handjcap, of 55 «"« ; r nomination, t% soy; acceptance, 1 s£v 5 "The second horse to receive 5 soys out of the stake. One mile and a-half 4. S*RINT- Handicap, of 25 soys ; 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 tace, all the proceeds to go to the funds of the' Club* Catch weights* Three c quarters 'of a mile! 6. Spring Handicap, of 30 soys; nornina* tion, 4 soy ; acceptance ios. One mile. 7. Welter Handicap, of 25 soys j nomination, 15s j acceptance, ios/ District horses -only. Two miles. Second Day. si County Hurdle Race Handicap, of 30 soys; nomination, 1 soy; acceptance, ios. 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. 3. Racing Club Handicap, of 45 sovsj ' nomination,' I soy ; . acceptance, I soy. The second horse to receive 5 soys out of the stake. One mile and a quarter. 3. Handicap District Time Trot, (m saddle) of 30 sovs; -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-go. Three miles. 4. Welter Handicap, of 35 soys j nomination* 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. Minimum weight, gst. Two miles. «. Flying Handicap, 0f 35 soys; nomina* tion I soy ; acceptance ios, The second horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake. Five furlongs. 6. Disposal Stakes, of 3a soys ; entrance ios to be made to the Secretary after the Flying Handicap is run The winner to be sold by auction immediately after the race, the whole of the proceeds to go to the lunds of the Club. Minimum weight 8 stone. Three quarters of a mile. RULES AND "REGULATIONS. 1 The meeting will be held under the rules of racing? and the Ashburton Racing Club Rules 2 No entry will be received except on the conditions that all claims, disputes, and ob« lections 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 out of this programme te fee final. 3 A district horse shall mean any horse thai bas been commonly resident m the district between the rivers Selwynand Opihi, from August 20th, xBBB, md up to the date of th< forthcoming meeting, and owned by a person who 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 programme for the expenses of the course. 5. All nomination and . acceptance fees to go to the funds of the Club; ' " £L . 6. Trotting Race— Horses must trot to the satisfaction of a Referee. 7. The Stewards reserve to themselves the righ to add a consolation race to the programme. • NOMINATIONS. All Nominations accompanied by fee, name, age, description, end 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, iBB8 t WEIGHTS. Weights for the first day's handicaps wil be declared on or about November 14th. Wefchts for the second day's handicaps will be declared at 7 o'clock hi the evening of the first day's racing. - ACCEPTANCES* Aceepftmees for the first day's handicaps must be m the hands of the Secretary not later than© p«w. on Monday, November 19th, 1888. Acceptances for the second day's handicaps 10 o'efocka thf wening of the first day's I G BISSET, . . < Secretary
Permanent link to this item
Page 1 Advertisements Column 1, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1888, 5 November 1888
Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1888, 5 November 1888
Using This Item
See our copyright guide for information on how you may use this title.