ASHBURTON 11H11XJWM CLUB. ANNUAL MICETJNG, To l~c held on the Ashbnrton Racecourse on THURSDAY, i>EC. 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.R: Treasurer— Mr R. M. Cuthberts n Stewards— Messrs F. Gates, M. Friedlander L. Markey, G- C. Primmer and Peter . "Williams Handicapper— Mr Geo. Cutrs Starter— Mr D. O'Br en Clerk of the Course— Mr G. F. Scott \ ' Clerk of the Scales— Mr A. J. Kelly PROGRAMME. First Race to Start at 12.30 p.m. I—Hurdle1 — 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 j acceptance, xos 2— Maiden Plate, of 20 soys. For horses 3 years old and upwards, that have never won a race, value 10 soys or over. Weight for age. One mile. Nomination, t boy 3— Ashburton Plate Handicap, of 40 sovsi Second horse 5 soys from the stake. One mile and a quarter. Nomination, 20s ; acceptance. 15s 4— Handicap Time Trot, of as soys. Second horse 5 soys from the stake. No weight under 10 stone. Three miles, Nomination, 10s ; acceptance, 10s s— Ladies' Bracelet Welter Handicap, of 25 soys. Second horse 5 soys from the stake (bracelets or cash). Gentlemen rider*. One mile. Nomination, ics ; 1 acceptance, ros. (Winner of Ashburton Plate to carry 7lbs penalty) 6 — Flying Handicap, of 25 soys. Second horse 5 soys from the stake. Six furlongs. Nomination, 15s ; acceptance, 10s. (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 fold for 10 soys, any gurplus to go to the funds of the Club. No weight under S stone. Four furlongs. Entry 10s B— Consolation Handicap, of 10 soys Seven furlongs. Nomination 10s ; 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 racing In the Trotting Race ail horses to trot fairly to the satisfaction of the Judges. Pull-and-go A district horse shall mean any horse that has been commonly re ident m the district between the rivers Selwyn 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 ene who has never ridden or horses for hire, or been employed m a traininn; stable Five per cent w 11 be deducted from the gross of all moneys payable m accordance with this programme for the expenses of the course All nomination"; and acceptances to co to the funds of the Club No entry will be received except on the conditions that all disputes, claims, and objections arisint; out of the racing shall be decided by the Stewards, or whom they may appoint. Their decision on al points connected with the carrying out of this programme to be final Nominations with fees for all Handicaps, including (he Tiot, stating the name, age, and description of horse, and colors of the rider must be m the hands of the Secretary,, at Henry's Commercial Hotel, Ashburtonnotlatcr than 9 p.m. on Saturday, December 8, tSSSi Weights will be dec'ared on or about Saturday, December 15. Acceptances for fche Handicaps and Trot, and entries for Maiden Plate *nd Hack Race, with fees, must be made to the Secretary not later than 9 p.m. on Saturday, December 22 1888. JAS. PURCHASE, n x n2 Secretary. TINWALD RACING CLUB ANNUAL^MEETINGr • TUESDAY, JANUARY IST, 188' 9 . President — Mr D. McLean, Vice-Presidents 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. Star; er— Mr David 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. PROGR4MME OP EVENTS. ' 1. Handicap Hurdlb Race, of 20 soys; nomination, 10s ; acceptance, 10s. The second horse to receive 3 soys out of the stakeJ Over six flights of hurdles, aboot 3ft. 6in. high. One mile and a half 2. Maiden Plate of 15 soys ; entrance 15s. The second horse to receive 24 soys out of the stake. Weight for oge. One mile 3. Tinwald Cup, of 30 soys ; nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, lost The second horse to receive 5 soys out of the stake. One mile and a half 4. Handicap Time Trot, of 20 soys ; nomination ios ; acceptance, 103. The second horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake. Weight not less than lost. Pull and jjo. About three miles 5.' Welter Handicap, of 12 soys ; nomfnatioD, 1 2s; no acceptance. The second horse to receive 2 soya out of the stake. One mile 6. Fiainc Handicap, of 15 sovs; nomina. tion, 10s ; acceptance, ss. The second horse to receive 2\ soys out of the stake.' The winoer of Tinwald Cup to carry 7lbs penalty, Six furlongs 7. Novel Race, 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 furI longs 8. C< nsolation Handicap, of 10 soys; entrance, 10s: Six furlongs 9. Hurry Scurry (if time permits), for all entrance money ; entrance, 103. For horses that have never won public money« C^ch 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 River. j 5. Five per cent, will be deducted from the gross of all moneys payable m accordance with this programme, for tl>e expenses of the course, 6. All nomination and acce> tance 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 o p.m. 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 o fhorses ACCEPTANCES Acceptances for Handicaps and nominations !o Maiden Plate must be m the hand 1 of the secretary, at Scott s Hotel, Tinwald, not later n " QP.m, 29th December 1888 STEPHEN CLARK,
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