Public Notices. GLASGOW DRAPERY and OLOTHING COMPANY wili open on Friday "TTTE HAVE FOR SALE— One ten W horse power Traction Engine with Combine and Elevators complete, all m perfect order^ For full particulars apply to FRIEDLANDER BEOS. 10t48 BARGAINS 1 BARGAINS J. MOf SON, Impermeable and Practical Bootmaker, BEGS to ar.nounoo his first CLEARING SALE, commencing Ootober Ist, for ONE MONTH on'y, when he will offer to th© ptiblichis choico stock of. beat English and Colonial BOOTS AND SHOES, of all descriptions, at prices that will command a ready Sale for Cash, J M, haa always on hand goods of hia own make and made to measure, which, for STYLE, FASHION, NE VTNiSSS, and ELEGANCE, cannot be surpassed, as he is a thorough expert m this line. Repairs neatly executed. tanorejTstreet, Next the CLTTB Ashburton. REID & GRAY'S PURE MANILA BINDING TWINE 11 DISO HABROW " BRAND. THIS BRAND " : b made to onr special order, if guaranteed to consist of Fare Manila Fibre, and is undoubtedly the Best -'ni Cheapest m the Market. Ics st upon having the Diso Harrow Brand. We have alsJ a Second Qrilit/, a thorough pool Twins, at a lower pri:e. LIGHT DRAUGHT LOWDOWN ELEVATOR BINDER. We would respect nlly luk all intending Pnrcbaeers to ct>ll and extmiie onr New and Improved Binder be oro ord ring elsewhere. It h<w all latest impr Yemen's, is brass bushed • n all its b«arm?B, and he rollers, he-ides being brass bo bod, have the oilholes on Bide of Frame and il ar of th Clo ha. REID AND GKAY'S COM BIN KD MANURE AND I URN IP DRILL, made any size rom 4 t.> 8 Coulter. , and from 14in to 16in bet- ea te Dr.lls. DOUBLE DRILL TURNIP AND MANI RSSOWEB. DOUBLE DR ' LL TURN IP 80 WE B . SINGLE DRILL TURNIP bOWKRB. Prco£3. IMPROVED GRA 8 SEED BTRIPPERB. BACK DELIVERY REAPERS always m stock. DOUBLE-FORROW™PLOUGHB, Flexilbi Tripod flarro^o.Squaie Link Chin Hairowß («1' sizes), libaffcntdis at d Onaffcntt rs aid Bjggers (all sizes) st reduced Drices, Boisarearo (1, 2,3, md .-borse); also new attern Light 2 hortß Gear, and Bar ed Fenci-g Wire, Wire fct aine-s, Dn.s, Turnip and Manure Drills, Grabbers, Acme Harrow b, Corn Bruisers, &c, Ac. FENCING BTANDARDS AT LOW2BT RATJiS. CLAYTON AND bHUTTLBWOBTE'B THRESHING MILLS AND ENGINES. Alao TRACTION ENGINES For Sale. Sporting. ASHBURTON mDESWSJMG MUR ANNUAL MEETING, To be held on the Ashbnrton Racecourse on THURSDAY, DEC. 27, 1888. FOR DISTRICT HORSES ONLY President— Mr W. C. Walker, M.H.R, Vice-Presidents — Mr Julian Jackson and Major W. J. Steward, M.H.R Judge— Major Steward, M H.RJ Treasurer. — Mr R. M. Cuthbertson Stewards — Messr3 E. Gates, M. Friedlander L,. Markey, G- C. Primmer and Peter Williams Handicapper— Mr T. Quill Starter— Mr D. O'Brien Clerk of the Course— Mr G. F. Scolt Clerk of the Scales— Mr J. C. Duncan PROGRAMME. First Race to Start at 12.30 p.m. I — Hurdle Race Handicap, of 25 soys. Second horse 5 soys from the stake. One mile and a half. Over six flights of hurdles about 3ft 6in high. Nomination, 15s ; acceptance, ios 2— Maiden Plate, of 20 soys. For horses 3 years old and upwards, that have never wort a race, value 10 soys or over: Weight for age; One mi'e. Nomination, 1 soy 3— Ashburton Plate Handicap, of 40 soys: Second horse 5 soys from the stake. One mile and a quarter. Nomination, 20s ; acceptance. 1 5s 4— Handicap Time Trot, of 25 soys. Second horse 5 soys from the stake. No weight under 10 stone. Three miles. Nomination, ios ; acceptance, ios 5 — Ladies' Bracelet Welter Handicap, of 25 soys. Second horse 5 soys from the stake (bracelets or cash). Gentlemen iider;. One mile. Nomination, ics ; acceptance, ios. (Winner of Ashburton Plate to carry 7lbs penalty) 6— Flying Handicap, of 25 soys. Second horse 5 soys from the stake. Six furlongs. Nou,ination, 15s ; acceptance, ios. (Winner of Ashburton Plate or Ladies Bracelet to carry 7lbs penalty. Winner of both races to carry I4lbs penalty 7 — Hack Race, of 10 soys ; winner to be sold for 10 soys, a> y surplus to go to the fonds of the Club. No weight under 8 stone. Four furlongs. Entry ios B— Consolation Handicap, of 10 bcvs Seven furlongs. Nomination ios ; no acceptance. (Nominations to be made to the Secretary immediately after the Flying Handicap is run) RULES AND REGULATIONS The Meeting will be held under the Canterbury Jcckey Club rules of raciDg In the Trotting Race all horses to trot fairly to the satisfaction of tjie Judges. Pull-and-go A district horse hall mean any horse that has been commonly re idem m the district between the rivers .->elwyn and Waitaki from October I, 1888, and up to the date of the forthcoming meeting, and owned by a person ! who has resided m the said district during the same period A gentleman rider shall be one who has never ridden or .rained horses for hire, or been employed m a training stable 1 Five per cent will be deducted fiom the gross of all moneys payable m accordance with this programme for the expenses of the course Ail nominations and acceptances to go to the funds of the Club No entry -will be received except on the conditions that all disputes, claims, and objections arising: out of the racing shall be decided by the Stewards, or whom they may appoint. Their decision on a'l points connected with the carrying out of this programme to be final Nominations with fees for all Handicaps, including the Trot, stating the name, ace, and description of horse, and colors of the rider, must be m the hands of the Fecretary, at Henry 's Commercial Hotel, Ashburion rot later than 9 p.m. on Saturday, December 8, ?888.' Weights will be declared on or about Saturday, December 15. Acceptances for the Handicaps and Trot, and entries for Maiden Plate and Hack Race, with fees, must be made to the Secretary not later than 9 p.m. on Saturday December 22 1888. JAS. PURCHASE, f 1*1 13 Secretary,
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