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Pfckford & Undrill Take this opportunity of informing the public of Ashbnrtbn and County that their new FURNITURE WAREHOUSE AND WORKSHOPS are now m fall working order, and replete with a Choice Stock of all NEW GOODS FOR Sale at lowest possible prices, consisting of all Designs In General HOUSEHOLD FUENITURP and Fittings. NOTHING On their part will be wanting to indnce their patrons to support them m their new premises, which will be found far TBore convenient and roomy<han the Old Shop. Note thb Addbbss— TANCEED STREET, OPPOSITE AROADF. Sporting. ASHBURTON JAGING CLUB SEEING "MEETING. THUBBDAY : ANI) FBIDAY, NOVEMBER 24ND AND 23RD, 1888. President— E. G. Wright. Vick-Prxsi-dent— John Grigg. Judgs — Matthew Stitt Stbwaubs— C. W; Pnrnell, 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.Coume— A. Hewson. Handicappkks — T. Quill Starter — P. Thomas. . First Race to start each day at 2 p.m. programmeTof events. First Day. 1 . Handicap Hurdle Race, of 35 soys! nomination, I soy ; acceptance, 1 soy ; The second horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake. Over eight flights of hurdles, about 3ft 6in high. Two milest s& County .Plate Handicap, of 30 soys; oomination, 1 soy ; Acceptance, 10s • Districi horses only. One mile and a • quarter. 3*. Ashbuiton Cup Handicap, of 55 soys ; . nomination, x%. soy; acceptance, I soy The second horse to receive 5 soys out of the stake.. One mile and a-half 4. SritNT Handicap, of 25 soys ; nomina* ' tibn, 15s; acceptance, 10s* District horses only* Seven furlongs. 5. Novel Race, of 25 soys* Entrance 10s, 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 soy ; acceptance . 10s. One mile. 7. Welter Handicap, of 25 soys j nomina* ' ' tioh, 15s ; acceptance, ios; District herses only. Two miles. Second Day. It CotWTY Hurdle Rack Handicap, of 30 soys; nomination, 1 sot; acceptance, 10s. The second horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake. Over 6 flights of hurdies, about 3ft 6in high. Distnct horses only. „ One mile and a half. a. Racing Club Handicap, of 45 soys; nomination, I soy ; acceptance, 1 soy. The second horse to receive 5 soys out of the stake. One mile and a quarter. 3, Handicap District Time Trot, (m 4 saddle) of 20 soys ; nomination, xos j • 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, Wbltbb. Handicap, of 35 soys ; nomination, x soy ; acceptance, 1 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 fiat. Minimum weight, ost. Two miles. 5, Flying Handicap, 0f 35 soys; nominatibn I sot ; acceptance ios, The second horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake. Five furlongs. 6, Disposal Stakes, of 30 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 rands of the Club. Minimum weight 8 stone. ■ Three quarters of a mile. . RULES AND "REGULATIONS. t The meeting will be held under tbe rules of racing, and the Ashbotton Racing Club Roles 2 No entry will be received except on the conditions that all claims, disputes, and objections aruing out of the racing shall be decided by the Stewards or whom they may appoint. Thtir decision on all points con* nected with' the carrying out of this programme te be final. ' 3 A distnct horse shall mean any horse that has been commonly resident m the district between the rivers Selwynand Opihi, from August 30th, 1888, and up to the date of the forthcoming meeting, and owned by a person whe 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 progrAtßmc for the expenses of the course. 5. All. .Domination and acceptance fees to go to the funds of the Club. 6. Trotting Race — Horses most trot to the satisfaction of a Referee. 9. The Stewards reserve to themselves the righ to add a consolation race to the pro* gramme, NOMINATIONS, Alt *J wmiiifttiora accompanied by fe/ t name, age, description, and performances of horse, ■nd 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 m the evening of the first day's racing. ACCEPTANCES. Acceptances for the first day's handicaps tanst be m tbe hands of the Secretary not later. than 9 p.m. on Monday, November 19th, 1888. Acceptances for the second day's handicaps 10 o'clocka. the evening of the first day's G BJSSET, . SccreUi y

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1988, 6 November 1888

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1988, 6 November 1888

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