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I WAKANUI ROAD BOARD. j ("VrOTIOK is hereby given that the UN Bridges In the Wakannl Road Distriot are UNSAFE for Traotion Engines and other heavy Weights. By order 0. E., FOOKS & SON, District' Surveyors. January 12th v 1889. 1+73 IMPORrATCT KEDUCTION IN PBIOES OF REID & ORAY'S Two and Threetaow Plongbs. P LEASE NOTE that fr m date hereof onr DOUBLE and TfiBBL • FURROW PLOUGHS will be ONE P£ UND LESS than Catalogue Prices , a~d observe tbat BAILAGE 18 PAID BY Ufl To any Station on the Hnrnnni-BlnS or watnline of railway ; t FBEIGHT IS PAID BY US To any main port of N«w Zealand, aa par Gatalogae. REID AND GRAY were awarded FIRoT ORDER OF MBUIT AND fc-PEOIAL MENTION by the Jurors at the recent Melbourne Exhibition ; and at tbat of 1880---81. REID AND GRAY m t only won t\r. only Gold Medal for Double /arrow Ploughs awarded to New Zealand, bnt from amongst all the Ploughs m the Exhibition, from the leading English, American, ana Colonial makers, their Plough so excit d the admiration of the Jurors that it was singled oat for Special Commendatory Reference ia their official report, aa follows: — "In Plougns there is one exhibit to wh eh we wish to draw special attention, as being the beat, and that is tha Donble Furrow of REID AND GRAY, of DuDedin, New Zealand. In finish and construction it is far snperior to any other."— Bee Jurors' Report, pa/c 125. REID AND GRAT, Dnned'o, 18th March, 1899. BEID AND GEAY ABE TEE LARGEST MAKERB OF Iron Fencing Standards Whioh thoy cut and punch to any size and guage from the Beat Quality Standard Iron. No inferior iron kept. Nett weight delivered, is oharged. Get Qaotations from Dnnedin or any ot our Branohes. Sporting ASHBITOI MM (18, ! President— E. G. Wright. Vice-Presi-dent— John Grigg. Judge— Matthew Stitt. ! Stewards— Crw. Purnell, W. B. Denshire, Hugo Friedlander, W. M, Lyttelton, I E. G. Crisp, J. C. N. Grigg, T.Leahy, J. M. Tweed, D. Thomas. Treasurer — David I Thomas. Clerk of Scales— O. Digby. Clerk or Course— A. Hewson, Handi* I CAPrER—G. Cutts. Starter— D. Thomas. AUTUMN~MEETING. THURSDAY Ud FRIDAY, MAT 9th and 10th, 1889. PEOGRAMIE. FIBST DAT. Handicap Hurdle Race, of 40 soys; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. Two miles, over eight flights of hutdles about 3ft 6in high. Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, 1 soy. 2, Wakanui Stakes Handicap, of 25 soys; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. District horses only. One mile. Nomination, 15s ; acceptance, ios. 3, Ashburton Autumn Handicap, of 60 soys; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. One mile and a half. Nomination, i}_ soys ; acceptance, \% sovsi 4, Novel Race, of 25 soys. The winner to be sold by auction immediately after the race, the whole of the proceeds to go to the funds of the Club. Weight, Bst, any overweight to be declared. Haifa mile. Entrance, ios. 5 District Welter Handicap, of 30 soys ; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. District horses only. One mile and a half. Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, ios, 6» Flying Handicap, of 30 soys ; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. Three-quarters of a mile. Nomination, 1 soy; acceptance, ios. SEOOND DAT. 1. County Hurdle Race Handicap, of 30 soys ; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. District horses only. One mile and a half, over six flights of hurdles about 3ft (jin high. Nomination, I soy ; acceptance, ios. a. Disposal Stakes, of 30 soys. The winner to be sold by auction immediately after the race, the whole of the proceeds to go to the funds of ihe Club. Weight, Bst, any overweight to be declared. Three ' quarters of a mile. Entrance, ios. Grand Stand Handicap, of 50 soys ; second horse 10 receive 5 - ovs from the stake. One mile and a quarter. Nomina* tion, \ x /_ soys ; acceptance, I soy. 4. Handicap Time Trot, of .0 soys. District h< rses only. Weight xost, Three miles. Nomination, ios • *ccep,t« ance, ios. 5. Open W" u f< T ? R Handicap, of 35 soys; g'peond horse' to receive 5 soys from the stake. The winner of the Grand Stand Handicap to carry 7lbs penalty. One mile. Nomination, x soy; acceptance, 1 soy. <J. Harvest Handicap, ofa< soys; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake, district horses only. Three quarters of 0, mile. Nomination, 15s ; acceptance, 105, "* RULES AND REGULATIONS. The meeting will be held under the Rules of Racing ; tbe Trotting Race under the Rules of the Canterbury Trotting Association. No entry will be received except on thg condition that all claims, disputes, apd objections arising out of *he racing be decided by the St^wajds or whom they may appoint. twie'r v decision on all points connected with the carrying out of this programme shall be final. A district horse shall mean any horse t**4 has been cemmpnly resident m the distric bet-y^en the rivers Selwyn rmd Qpihi. fjrom February iith, #$$, and up to the date of the fojthcpintofr meeting, and owned by a person who jias resided m tho said district daring the same period. Five per cent will to deducted from tbe gross of ali moneys payable m accordance with Mils programme for the expences of the conrse. All nomination and acceptance foes to go to the funds of the Club, The Stewards reserve to themselves the right to add a Consolation Race to the programme, I NOMINATIONS. Nominations lor all Handicaps, including the Trot' ing Race, accofnpanied dy fee, name, age, description, and "performances of horse, and colors of the rider must be m the hands of the Secretary not later than 9 p.m, on Saturday, April 27, 18S9. WEIGHTS. Handicaps for the first day's Races and tta Trotting Race^ will be published pu or abovtf May 31 d. Handicaps for "ther second day^s Races wi^ be "bublished at 7 o'clock pj t\^ evening of the Wst day's racing, ACCEPTANCES AND ENTRIES. Acceptances for the first day's Handicaps and t ntries for the Novel Race, must b£ m the hands of the Secretary not later than ft p.m. on Monday, May <>th, 1,889 * acceptances for the second day's Handicaps and Entries for the Disposal Stakes, not later than xo o'clock m the evening of the first day's racingQ, BISSET, $ V ctay, •

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 5, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2094, 22 March 1889

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 5 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2094, 22 March 1889

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