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fickford & Undrill ; : 3Wcb this opportunity of informing ; ' the ,publio of Aahborton and t ■', ' ' County that their new ' ;::,]FUKNItTJEI] •;W^EflOUßfl At<fD WOBKBHOPH /. \\ nowin full working order, %na Yeplete with a Choice fitook of all v " NEW GOODS' ;^,. i .;:W ....... V Ba)»at lowest powi^le prices, oonsiiting >. '■• of_aUl)eßi«is m General HOtTSfcHOLD FUBNITUBP and Fittings. On their part will be wanting to indnce their patrons to 1 supporfc them m their new premises, : . which will be found far more convenient and roomy than the Old Shop. : Notb th« Addbiss— TANCBED STEEET, OPPOSITE ARCADE. B*i

Sporting. ASHBURTON RACING CLUB. sPßiNolnsETDra THURSDAY AND fBIDAY, NOVEMBER fI3ND ANZK33KO, 1888. PftKSIDENT— E. G. Wright. VICB>PRBSI. , „ dent— John Grigg* Judok— Matthew Stitt Stewards— C. W ; Pumell, W. B. Denshire, Hugo Friedlander, W. Lytteiton, B, G. Crisp, T.C* NvGrigg, A.J.Reid, Dr Tweed. Tkkasurkr— David Thomas Cuerk of Scales — O. Digby. Clerk op Course — A. Hewson. Handicappkrs — T. Quill Starter— D. Thomas. First Race to start each day at 1 p.m. PROGRAMMi~OF EVENTS. First Day. t. Handicap Hurdle Race, of 35 soys J nomination, x 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 miles* ft* County Plate Handicap, of 30 soys; , , nomination, I soy; acceptance, ios District horses only. One mile and a quarter. $; Ashburton Cup Handicap, of 55 soys ; nomination. \% soy; acceptance, 1 soy The second horse to receive 5 soys out of the stake. One mile and a-half g» SrMNT HANDICAP, of 25 boys; nomination, 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, al !the proceeds to go to the funds of the Club* Catch weights* Three quarters of a mile Spring Handicap;, of 30 soys ; nomination, 1 soy ; accep tance- ios. One mile. 7* Welter Handicap, ot 25 soys ; nomination, 15s; acceptance, ios. District horses only. Two miles. . 1 Second Day. ti County Hurdle Race Handicap, of 30 soys; nomination, 1 soy j acceptance, ios. 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. 3. Racing Club Handicap, of 45 soys; nomination, 1 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 20 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-go. Three miles. 4 Welter Handicap, of 35 soys ; nomination, 1 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. 5, Flying Handicap, of 35 soys; nomination x soy ; 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 funds 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 Ashbutton Racing Club Rules 2 No entry will be received except on the conditions that all claims, disputes, and objections arising out of the racing shall be de* dded by the Stewards or whom they may appoint. Their decision on all points conpected' with the carrying oat of this programme be final. « A district horse shall mean any horse that has bet" ll commonly resident m the district tetween u^c rivers Selwyn and Opihi, from AfSist2Otb, «8*8» w" 1 U P to the date of the fortbeoming mel-tuw* "^ owned by a person whfr has resided m the said distnct during the 4. Fiv^per cent will b« deducted from the cross of all moneys payable m accordance with this prbgurame for the expenses of the course. <; AU nomination and acceptance fees to go to the funds of the Club. '©VTrbtting Race— Horses must trot to the satisfaction of a Referee. • 7. The Stewards reserve to themselves the rsjh to add a consolation race to the programme* NOMINATIONS. All Nominations accompanied by fee, ttiwu, ere, description, arid performances of horse, and col<jn 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 handicap! muit be m the hands of the Secretary not latei thffit 9 p.m. on Monday, November 19th, 1888. Acceptances (or the second day's handicap: 10 o* lockout he evening of the first day's G BISSET, Secret* 1 y

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1992, 20 November 1888

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1992, 20 November 1888

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