Publ.3 Kotice3 j WAKANUI ROAD BOABD. NOTICE Is hereby given that the Bridges la the Weksnai Road District are UNSAFE for Traction Engines and ether heavy Weights. By order 0. E. FOOKS & SON, District Surveyors. January 12th, 1889. 1t73 IMPOETANT EEDUCTION IH PRICES OF REID & GK AY'S Two acd Three-furrow Ploughs. PLEASE NOTE that in m date hereof our DOUBIE and TI;EBL I'UBKOW PLOUGHS will be ONE PCUNJ' LEBB than Catalogue Pricf b , aid obserye that BAILAGE IB PAID BY US To any Station on the Hutunni-BJtff er r ainline of railway ; • t FREIGHT 18 PAID BY US To any main port of New Zealand, as per Catalogue. REID AND GRAY were awarded FIRST ORDER OF MERIT AND LPEOIAL MENTION by the Jurors at the recent Melbourne Exhibition ; and at that of 1880---81, REID AND GRAY net only won tt 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 make»p, their Plongh bo excifrd the admiration ot the Jurors that it was singled out for Si ecial Commendatory Referecce m their off cial repcrt, aa follows : — "In Ploughs, there is cne exhibit to wh eh we wish to draw special attention, as being the best, and that is th& Double Furrow of REID AND GRAY, of Dunedin, Rew Zealand. In finish and construction it is far Bupoiior to any other."— See Jurors' Report, page 125, REID AND GRAY. Dunedin, 18th March, 1899. BEID AND GKAY ABE THE LARGEST MAKERS OF Iron Fencing Standards Which they cut and punch to any size and gusge from the B:et Quality Standard Iron, No inferior iron kept* Wett weight delivered, is charged. Get Quotations from Dunedin or any of onr Branches. Sporting ashbijrtojijpg am President — E. G. Wright. Vice-Presi-dent— John Grigg. Judge— Matthew StUt , 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. AUTUMN~MEETING. THURSDAY "and FRIDAY, MAY 9th and 10th, 1889. PEOGEAMME. FIRST DAY. Handicap Hurdle Race, of 40 sovsj second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. Two miles, over eight flights ol huidles about 3ft 6in high, Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, 1 soy. 2. Wakanui Stakes Handicap, of 25 sovsj second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. District horses only. One mile. I Nomination, 15s ; acceptance, 10s. ! 3. Ashburton Autumn Handicap, of 60 I soys; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. One mile and a half. Nomination, 1% soys ; acceptance, \% sovsJ 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, 10s. 5- District Weltbr Handicap, of 30 soys ; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. District horses only. One mile. j and a half. Nomination, 1 eov ; acceptance, /os.---61 Flying Handicap, of 30 soys ; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. Three-quarters of a mile. Nomination, I soy; acceptance, ics. SECOND DAY. 1, County Hurdle Race Handicap, of 30 soys j 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 ; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. One mile and a quarter. Nomination, \ l /z soys; acceptance^ 1 soy. 4. Handicap Tims Trot, of 20 soys. District h rses only. Weight jpst. Three miles. Nomination, \os\ acceptance, ios. 5. Open Welter Handicap, of 35 second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. The winter of the Grand Stand Handicap to carry 7lbs penalty. One mile. Nomination, 1 soy; acceptance, 1 soy. 6. Harvest Handicap, 0f 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, dispute?, and objections arising out of the racing shall be decided by the Stewards < r whom they may appoint, Their decision on all points connected with the carrying out of this ptogramme sha'l be final. A district horse shall mean any horse tha has been commonly resident m the distric between the rivers Selwyn aid Opihi, fiom February nth, 1889 and up to the date of the forthcoming meeting, and owned by a peson who has resided m the said distr ct during the same period. Five pet cent will 1 c deducted from the gross of a.i moneys payable m accordance with this programme for the expeneesof the conrse. AU nomination and acceptance fees to go to the funH6 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' mg 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 Satur^. day, April 27, 1889. WEIGHTS* Handicaps for the first day's Races and Trotting Race, will be published on or a May 3id. Handicaps for the second da Races will be published at 7 o'clock m t evening of the first day's racing. ACCEPTANCES AND ENTRIES. Acceptances for the first day's Handicaps and Entries for the Novel Race, must be m the hands of the Secretary nqt^later than 9 p.m» on Monday, May 6th, 1889"; acceptances for the second day's Handicaps and Entries for the Disposal Stakes, hot later than 10 o'clock (m the evening of the first day's racingG. BISSET % ' Scythe
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