mmmmmmaammammmmmaammmmammmaamaaammmmammmm "~~_ WAKANUI ROAD BUAI#».L _. "VT OT I OB ,s hereby given that the J_N Bridges m the Wsksnui Road Distriot are UNSAFE for Traction Engines and ether heavy Weights. By order 0. E. FOOKS & SON, Dißtrict Surveyors. January 12th, 1889. 1+73 IMPORPAOT EEDUOTION IN PRICED OF REID & OKAY'S' Two and Three-farrow Ploughs. PLEASE NOTE that fr m date hereof onr DOU3JE and T..EBL FURROW PLOUGHB will be ONE PC.UNU LESS than Catalogue Prices , and observe tbat RAILAGE IS PAID BY US To any Station on the Hurunui-BlufE or rratnline of railway ; - r FREIGHT IS PAID BY US To any main port of Nev Zealand, as per Catalogue. REID AND GRAY were awarded FIRaT ORDER OF MERIT AND -PECIAL MENTION by the Jurors at the recent Melbourne Exhibition ; and at that of 1880---81, REID AND GRAY not only won the only Gold Medal for Double furrow Ploughs awarded to New Zaaland, but from amongst all tbe Ploughß m the Exhibition, from tho leading English, American, and Colonial makers, their Plough soexcit.dthe admiration Ol the Juroro that it waa singled out for Pp'cial Commendatory Reference ia their Otflual report, aa follows:— "In Ploughs, tnere ia one exhibit to which we wish to draw special attention, as being the beat, and that iathft Double Furrow of REID AND GRAY, of Dunedin, New Zealand. In finish and construction ie ib far Bupe»ior to any other."— See Jurore' Report, page 125. • REID AND GRAY. Dunedin, 18th March, 1889. BEID AND GRAY ARE THE LARGEBT MAKERS OF Iron Fencing Standards Whioh they cut and punch to any size and guage from the Best Quality Standard Iron. No inferior iron kept, Nett weight delivered, is charged. Get Q notation b from Dunedin or any ot our Branches. Sporting AsiiTijpiG an 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 of Scales— O. Digby. Clerk of Course — A Hewson. Handicapper— G. Cutts. Starter— D. Thomas. autum*\Tmeeting. THURSDAY Ud FRIDAY, MAY 9r_t and 10th, 1889. PROGRAMME. FIRST D\Y. Handicap Hurdle Race, of 40 soys ; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. Two miles, over eight flights of hmdles about 3ft 6in high. Nomination, I soy ; acceptance, x 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, 103. ! 3. Ashburton Autumn Handicap, of 60 soys; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. One mile and a half. Nomination,* I J_ soys ; acceptance, \% soys' 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, fos. 6» Flying Handicap, of 30 soys ; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. Three-quarters of a mile. Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, ICs. SECOND DAY. x. 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 immediatcl 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 j second horse 1.0 receive 5 ovs from the stake. One mile and a quarter. Nomination, lJ_sovs; acceptance, 1 soy. 4- Handicap Time Trot, of 20 soys. District h rses only. Weight lost. Three miles. Nomination, 10s; acceptance, 10s. 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, IOV RULES AND REGULATIONS. The meeting will be held under the Rules of Racing ; the Trotting Race under the Rules 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 the Stewards cr 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 distr ct during the same period. \ Five per cent will te deducted from the gross of ali moneys payable m accordance with this programme for the.expen.es of the conrse. - All nomination and acceptance fees to go to the fun sof the Club. The Stewards reserve to themselves the right to add a Consolation Race to the pro* gi amme. NOMINATIONS. Nominations for all Handicaps, including the Trotimg Race, accompanied by fee, name, age, description, and performances of horse, and colors of the rider must be m the hands of Ihe Secretary not later than 9 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, 1889. WEIGHTS. Handicaps for the first day's Paces and Trotting Race, will be published on or abou May 3id. Handicaps for the second day's Races will be published at 7 o'clock m thet evening of the first day's racing. ACCEPTANCES AND ENTRIES. Acceptances for the first day's Handicaps and r ntries for the _>' ovei Race, must be m tlie hands of the Secretary not later than 9 p.m. on Monday, May 6th, 1889; acceptances j for the second tiay's Handicaps and Entries for j the Disposal Stakes, not later than 10 o'clock j m the evening of the first day's racing. [\ G, WSSbT. / <j' ■ ' , "'etwyttw *
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Page 4 Advertisements Column 3, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2095, 27 March 1889
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