ASHBURTON TMiii'sjMM am ANNUAL MEETINGK ! To te held on the Ashbnrton Racecourse on THURSDAY, DEO. 27, 1888. FOR DISTRICT HORSES ONLY PRESIDENT^-Mr W. C Walker, M.Ii.R, Vice- Presidents— Mr Julian Jackson and Major W. J. Steward, M.11.R Judge — Major Steward, M H.RJ Treasurer — Mr R. M. Cuthberts- n Stewards— Messrs F. Gates, M. Friedlander L. Markey, G« C. Primmer and Peter Williams Handicapper — Mr Geo. Cutts Starter— MrD. O'Bren 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 ; acceptance, ios 2— Maiden Plate, of 20 soys. For horses 3 years oldand upwards, that have neverwon a race, value 10 soys or overi Weight for age. One mile. Nom'nation, 1 soy 3— Ashburton Plate Handicap, of 40 \ soys; Second horse 5 soys from the stake. One mile and a quarter. Nomination, 2Os; acceptance. 15s 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 rider-;. One mile. Ncmination, ics ; acceptance, lOs. (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 j acceptance, ios. (Winner of Ashburton Plate or Ladies Bracelet to carry 7lbs penalty. Winner of both races to carry 14IDS penalty 1 — Hack Race, of 10 soys ; winner to be yold for 10 soys, any surplus to go to the funds of the Club. No weight under 8 stone. Four furlongs. Entry ios B— Consolation Handicap, of 10 soys Seven furlongs. Nomination ios ; rjo 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 all horses to trot fairly to the satisfactipn of the Judges. Pu)l-and^gQ A district horse shall mean any horse that has been commonly re-ident m the d : strict 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 one who has never ridden or ..rained horses for hire, or been employed m a training stable Five per cent w.ll be dedue'ed from the gross of all moneys payable m accordance with this programme for the expenses of the course All nominations and acceptances tp pq to the funds of the Club Nq entry will be received except on rhe 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 Handicap?, including the Trot, 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, Ashburton i^ot later than 9 p.m. on Saturday, December 8, 18S8; Weights will te dec'ared on orabout Saturday, Pepember 15. Acceptances for the Handicaps and Trot, and entries for Maiden Plate arid Hack Race, with fees, must be made to the Secretary not later than 9 p.m. on Saturday, December 22 1888. JAS. PURCHASE, II x ii 2 Secretary. TIHWALD MCING CLUB ANfIUAIT MEETING TUESDAY, JANUARY IST, 1889. President — MrD. McLean, Vice-Presidents — Messrs J. C. N. Grigg, and C. M. Strachey. Judge — Mr M. Stitt. Stewards — Messrs J. Ppggi G> James, H. Fowler, M. Sco^t, C. jephson, and F, Lewis. Starler— Mr David Thomas. Treasurer— Mr M. Scott, Han* dicappers— The, Committee. Clerk of the Course — Mr B. Hanks. Clerk of the Scales— Mr R! B.Jeft, First Race to start at 12.30 p.m. PROGRAMME OP EVENTS. 1. Handicap Hurdlb 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 3ft. 6in. high. One mile and a half 2. Maiden Plate of 15 soys ; entrance, 15s. The second horse to receive 2^ soys out of the stake, Weight for age. One mile 3, Tinwald Cup, of 30 soys ; nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, iosl 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, ios. The second horse to receive 3 soys out of the stake. Weight not less than lost. Pull and go. About three milgs 5< Welter Handicap, of 12 sovsj nomi» nation, 1 2s ; no acceptance. The second horse to receive 2 soys out of the stake. One mile 6. Fl\ing Handicap, of 15 soys nomination, ios j 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 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 furlongs 8. Consolation Handicap, of 10 soys; entrance, ios: Six furlongs 9. Hurry Scurry (if time permits), for all entrance money ; . entrance, ios. For horses that have neverwon 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 put of the racing, shall be decided by the Stewards, or whom they may appoint. Their decision on all points connee'ed with the I carrying out of this programme, to be final. 3. The races are open to any horse, commonly resident m the district from the Ist I October, 1888, to the date of meeting, and owned by a person who has resided m the j 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. 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, ( 0. All nomination and acceptance fees to to the funds of the Club, ( 7. Trotting Race. — Horses must trot to the 1 satisfaction of a Referee. ■ NOMINATIONS J Nominations for Hurdles, Tinwald Cup, ' Trot, Flying Handicap and Welter Handicap, | I accompanied by fee, name, age, description 1 and performances of horse, and colors of rider, must be m the hands of the Secretary at I Scott's Hotel, Tinwald, not later than o p.m. < Of) SATURDAY, December 15th, 1888 I WEIGHTS i Weights will be posted about 7.30 p.m. on ' the 27th December, and will be published on < the 28tb. Post cards with weights will be posted to all nominators o fhorses I ACCEPTANCES Acceptances for Handicaps and nominations i fo. Maiden Plate must be m the hands of the Secretary, at Scott s Hotel, Tinwald, not later « fh"n p p,m, 29th December 1888 STEPHEN CLARK, ! Ik* . Him So?, y
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