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VISITORS TO m lMW®*^& Should Consult the ><^^^a Well-known and Sue SPECIALIST, s& -1 ' v~T .- ■ .•;■,: ■-..-,• -'M' In all & 1 {■'•■-.( '.».^i>' Lurr yuarautrril. ?'■ 53 Flin-JarsSt. W.. Melbourne. J. .0. ■ D v N ° A H LICENSED LAND BROKER. OENERAL AGBN.T akd ACCOUNTANT, ' A! OADE, ASfIBURTON. Licensed i-v prepare Transfers, Mortgages, Leaß^a aad every other other : description o£ Docnmenta under "The Land Transfer Act." Loans negotiated. Money invested. Agent for The Auf tra'ian Mutual Pro videct Society, the Largest Life Insurance Society m the British jfcmpire. itß unparalleled aucceßß being the wonder of the world 1 Anyone who haa hitherto neglected this duty of life should interview me at onco. J. C. DUNOAN. The Victoria Insurance Company LIMITED. FIRE, MARINE, AND FIDELITY GUARANTEE. Established 1849. CAPITAL £1,000,900. Stack And Thresher JRiska aocepted at Lowest Current Bates. "o. DUNCAN, A cent for Aehburton and Distriot. 6 3*86 Sporting AonmnjMin w, President— E. G. Wright. Vice-Presi. dent— John Grigg. Judge— Matthew StiU, 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 "id 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 hmdles abont 3ft 6in high, Nomination, l soy j acceptance, 1 soy. ai 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, 1% soys ; acceptance, i# 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 39 soys ; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. District horses only. One mile, and a half. Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, ios.' 61 Flying Handicap, of 30 soys ; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. Three-quarters of a mile. Nomination, isovj acceptance, ios. BEOOND DAY. County Hurdle Race Handicap, of 30 soys ; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. District herses only. One mile and a half, over six flights of hurdles about 3ft 6in high. Nomination, I soy ; acceptance. 103. Disposal Stakes, of 30 soys. The winner to be sold by auction iramediatel after the race, the whole of the proceeds g- go to the funds of the Club. Weight, Bst, any overweight to be declared. Three quarters of a mue. Entrance, ios. Grand Stand Handicap, of 50 soys ; second hprse 10 receive 5 soys from the stake. One mile and a quarter. Nomination, Jj4 soys ; acceptance, 1 soy. 4. Handicap Time Trot, of 20 soys. District hVrses only. Weight lost. Three miles. Nomination, ios ; acceptance, 103. 5. Open Weljer 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, 1 soy; acceptance, . I soy. Harvest Handicap, of 25 soys ; second horss 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 Rules of the Canterbury Trotting Association. No entry will be received except on the condition that all claims, disputes, andobjections 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 piograrome shall be 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 district during the 81 Five per cent will re deducted from the 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 fun sof 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 Satur. day, April 27, 1889. WEIGHTS, Handicaps for the first day's Races and Trotting Race, will be published on or about May 3id. Handicaps for the second day's Races will be published at 7 o'clock on the evening of the first day's racing. ACCEPTANCES AND ENTRIES. Acceptances for the first day's Handicaps and Jtntries 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. G, BISSET Secret*)?*

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 2, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2104, 12 April 1889

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 2 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2104, 12 April 1889

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