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Public Notices. Pickford & Undrill Take this opportunity of informing the publio of Aabburton and County that their new FURNITURE WAREHOUSE AND WORKSHOPS are now m full working order, and replete with a Choice Stock of all NEW GOODB FOR Sale at lowest possible prices, consisting of all Designs m General HOUSEHOLD FUBNITUBF - and Fittings. NOTHING On their part will be wanting to indncu their patrons to support them m their new premises, which will be found far more convenient and roomy than the Old Shop. Note rare Addriss— TABTCBED BTKEET, OPPOSITE AROADB Wm. Zander, TOBACCONIST, FISHING TAOKLI AND FANOY GOODS EMPORIUM, AND ' HAIR DRESSING SALOONS EAST STBEET, HAS ttiaoh pleasure In announcing that he has to arrive, ex "Aorangl, a Grand Assortment of Fancy Goods of every desorlptlon, and aa he must make room for these he has RE- MARKED ah the Stook, and every item is now obtainable at a vary considerable Dlsoount. Speolal Arrangements made to Clubs. Large Stook of Fishing Tackle, inoludtag everything requisite for the Sport. Crloketlng, Lawn Tennis, and Football Materials, Meerschaum Pipes and Tobaooonlats Goods In Variety. The Hair Dressing Department Is now m charge of a firßt-olass Tonsorlal Artist, and to meet the times the charge for hair cutting is reduced to a nimble Slzpenoe. Ladies Hair worked np on the Premise! at shortest notioe. Wigs on blre. Note the Address — MONTGOMERY'S BUILDINGS East Street, Aabburton. Sporting, TINWALD RACING GLUB i AOTUAL MEETING TUESDAY, JANUARY ist, 1889. President—Mr D. McLean, Vice-Presidents— I Messrs J. C. N. Grigg, and C. M. Strachey. Judge — Mr M. Stitt. Stewards — Messrs J. Begg. G. James, H. Fowler, M. Scott, C. Jephson, and F. Lewis. Starter — Mr David I Thomas. Treasurer — Mr M. Scott. Handicappers— The Committee. Clerk of the Course— Mr B» Hanks, Clerk of the Scales— Mr R{ B. Jeff. First Race to start at 12.30 p.m. ) PROGRAMME OF EVENTS. 1. Handicap Hurdub Race, of 20 soys; nomination, ios ; acceptance, ios. The second horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake* Over six flights of hurdles, about I 3ft. 6in. high. One mile and a half 2. Maiden Plate of 15 soys ; entrance, 15s. The second horse to receive 2 J soys out of the stake. Weight for age. One mile 3. Tinwald Cup, of 30 soys; nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, ios. The second horse to receive 5 soys out of the stake. One mile and a half 4. Handicap Time Trot, of 20 soys ; nomi- ,, nation ios ; acceptance, ios. The second horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake. Weight not less than lost. Pull and go. About three miles $i Welter Handicap, of 12 soys ; nomination, 12s ; no acceptance. The second horse to receive 2 soys out of the stake. One mile 6. Fi/ving Handicap, of 15 sovs; nomination, ios ; acceptance, ss. The second horse to receive 2 J soys out of the stake! The winner of Tinwald Cup to carry 7lbs penalty. Six furlongs 7. Novel Rack, of 20 soys. Winner to be sold by auction, and the whole of the proceeds to go to the funds of the Club, Post entry. Weight Bst up. Six fur* longs 8. Consolation Handicap, of 10 sov9j entrance, ios: Six furlongs 9. Hurry Scurry (if time permits), for all entrance money j entrance, ios. For horses that have never won public money. Catch weights. Half-mile RULES AND REGULATIONS. 1. The meeting will be held under the rules of racing* 2. No entry will be received except on the conditions that all claims, disputes, and objections, arising out of the racing, shall be decided by the Stewards, or whom they may appoint. Their decision on all points connected with the carrying out of this programme, to be final. 3. The races are open to any horse, commonly resident m the district from the ist October, 1888, to the date of meeting, and owned by. a person. who has resided m the district for the same period. 4. The district above mentioned is bounded on the north by the Selwyn River, and on the south by the Opihi Riveri 5. Five per cent, will be deducted from the gross of all moneys payable m accordance with this programme, for the expenses of the course, 6. All nomination and acceptance fees to to the funds of the Club, 7. Trotting Race. — Horses must trot to the satisfaction of a Referee, NOMINATIONS Nominations for Hurdles, Tinwald Cup, Trot, Flying Handicap and Welter Handicap, accompanied by fee, name, age, description and performances of horse, and colors of rider, must be m the hands of the Secretary at Scott's Hotel, Tinwald, not later than 9 p.mi on SATURDAY, December 15th, 1888 WEIGHTS Weights will be posted about 7.30 p.m. on the 27th December, and will be published on the 28th, Post cards with weights will be posted to all nominators 0 fhorscs ACCEPTANCES Acceptances for Handicaps and nominations io. Maiden Plate must be m the hand 1 of the at Scott s Hotel, Tinwald, notlatei thun op,m, 29th December 1888 STEPHEN CLARK, '!*s* Hon Sec,

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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2000, 29 November 1888

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 2 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2000, 29 November 1888