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j I WAKANUI ROAD BOARD. ' "VTOTIOE is hereby given that the t xS Bridges m the Wakanul Road District aro UNSAFE for Traotlon En--1 gtnes and other heavy Weights. » By order » 0. E. FOOKS & SON, 3 District Surveyors. » . January 12th, 1889. 1t73 > ' L IMPORrAKT REDUCTION - IN PRIGBS OF REID & GRAY'S ' Two and Three-furrow Plonglis. PLBABE NOTE that fr m date hereof our DOUBLE and TtfBBL • FURROW [ PLOUGHS will be ONE POUND LESS than , Catalogue Prices ,at d observe that 1 RAILAGE IS PAID BY US To any Station on the Hnrunui-Bluff or , rrainline of railway ; - r FREIGHT IS PAID BY US To any main port of New Zealand, as per ' Catalogne. REID AND GRAY were awarded PIRaT ORDER OP MERIT AND fc.PEOIAL MENTION by the Jurora at the rreont Melbourne Exhibition ; and at that of 1880* , 81, REID AND GRAY nt only won t' c only Gold Medal for Double furrow Ploughs awarded to New Zealand, but from amongst all the Ploughs m the Exhibition, from the leading English, American, and Colonial makers, their Plough so excit d the admiration of the Jurors that it was Bingled out for Special Commendatory R^fereuce ia their official report, as follows: — "In Ploughs there is one exhibit to wheh we wish to draw special Attention, as being the best, and tbat is the Double Furrow of REDD AND G«AY, of Dunedin, New Zealand. In finish aud construction it is far superior to any other."— See Jurors' Report, page 125. REID AND GRAY, Dunedin, 18th March, 1889. REID AND GRAY ABE THE LARGEST MAKERS OF Iron Fencing Standards Whioh they cut and punch to any size and guage from tho Bst Quality Standard Iron. No inferior iron kept, jtfett weight delivered, is charged . Get Quotations from Dunedin or any ot cur Branches. Sporting AsiiToijpiG am President— E. G. Wright. Vice-Presi-dent— John Grigg. Judge— Matthew Sti't. Stewards— C. W. Purnell, W. B. Denshire, Hugo Friedlander, W. M. Lyttelton, E. G. Crisp, J. C. N. Grigg, T.Leahy, J. M. Tweed, D. Thomas. Treasurer— David Thomas. Clerk op Scales— O. Digby. Clerk of Course— A Hewson. Handicapper— G. Cutts. Starter— D. Thomas. AUTUMN~MEETING. THURSDAY "and FRIDAY, MAY 9th and 10th, 1889. PROGRAMME. FIRST DAY. Handicap Hurdle Race, of 40 soys; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. Two miles, over eight flights of huidles about 3ft 6in high, Nomination, ■ 1 soy } acceptance, 1 soy. a. 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, \% soys ; acceptance, x% sovsl 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 s6v ; acceptance, ios. 6.' Flying Handicap, of 30 soys ; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. Three-quarters of a mile. Nomination, I soy ; acceptance, ios. SECOND DAY. i. 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 6in high. Nomination, I soy ; acceptance, ios. 2. Disposal Stakes, of 30 soys. The winner to be sold by auction immediatel after the race, the whole of the proceeds to go to the funds of <he Club, Weight, Bst, any overweight to be declared. Three quarters of a mile. Entrance, ios. Grand Stand Handicap, of 50 soys ; second horse to receive 5 ovs from the stake. One mile and a quarter. Nomination, I K soys ; acceptance, I soy. 4- Handicap Time Trot, of 20 soys. District h rses only. Weight lost. Three miles. Nomination, ios ; acceptance, ios. 5. Open Welter Handicap, of 35 soys; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. The winner of the Grand Stand Handicap to carry 7lbs penalty. One mile. Nomination, I soy; acceptance, 1 soy, 6. Harvest Handicap, of 25 soys; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. District horses only. Three quarters of a mile. Nomination, 15s; acceptance, 10-\ RULES AND REGULATIONS. The meeting will be held under the Rules of Racing ; the Trotting Race under the Rues of the Canterbury Trotting Association. No entry will be received except on the condition that all claims, disputes, and objections arising out of the racing shall be decided by tbe Stewards or whom they may appoint. Their decision on all points connected with the carrying out of this programme shall be final. A district horse shall mean any horse tha has been commonly resident m the distric between the rivers Selwyn and Opihi, from February nth, 1889, and up to the date of the forthcoming meeting, and owned by a person who has resided m the said distrct during the same period. Five per cent will te deducted from tbe gross of ali moneys payable m accordance with this programme for the expences of the conrse. All nomination and acceptance fees to go to the fum's of the Club. The Stewards reserve to themselves the right to add a Consolation Race to the programme. NOMINATIONS. Nominations for all Handicaps, including the Trot' ing Race, accompanied by 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, 1889. WEIGHTS. Handicaps for the first day's Races and the Trotting Race, will be published on or abou May 3id. Handicaps for the second day'sj Races will be published at 7 o'clock m the evening of the first day's racing. ACCEPTANCES AND ENTRIES. Acceptances for the first day's Handicaps and l' ntriea for the Novel Race, must be m the hands of the Secretary not later than 9 p.m. on Monday, May 6th, 1889 ; acceptances for the second day's Handicaps and Entries for the Disposal Stakes, not later than 10 o'clock m the evening of the first day's racing. • m G, BISSET, 1* * ***"¥

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 3, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2095, 23 March 1889

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 3 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2095, 23 March 1889

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