Public Kotfces " HOTIOB OF CHANGE. Dr. J. H.TOWNBND, /CONSULTING Phyalclao, 183 Colombo \j Street, (opposite Bank of New Zealand), Chrfatchurch (Hon V sUing PhyBloUn, Ohrietoharch Hojpital 10 yeara). Hours of Oonsaltatton from 12 aotil\ 2 p.m., acd from 7.39 antll 9 p.m., ' _ Sundays excepted. N.B. — oonßaltatlou by letter. ' IMPORTANT REDUCTION IN PRICES OF REID & GRAY'S Two and Ttee-forrour Plougbs. PLBA.SB NOTE that frrm date herenf onr DOUBLE and TSEBL*. PUREOW PLOUGHS will be ONE POUND LEBS than Catalogue Prioeß , and observe that BAILA.GE 18 PAID BY US To any Btation on the Hurumri-Blufl: or mainline of railway ; or FREIGHT IB PAID BY US To any main port of Nev Zealand, &b per Catalogue. BEID AND GBAY were awarded PIB6T ORDER OF MBBIT AND SPECIAL MENTION by the Jurore at tho recent Melbourne Exhibition ; and at that of 1880---81 BEID AND GRA.Y not only won tbe only Gold iiiedal for Double-furrow Ploughs awarded to New Zealand, but from amongst all the Plonghß m the Exhibition, from the leading English, American, and Colonial winters, their Plough bo excited the admiration of the Jurors that it waß singled out for STedal Commendatory Reference is. their official report, as f ollows : — « In Plongna, th«re is one exhibit to wh^ch we wish to draw ■Dedal attention, as being the best, and that SthTDouble Furrow of BED) AND GRAY, of DuDedin, New Zealand. In finish and construction it ia far superior to any other."— Bee Jnrotß'Beport.page^ and qbaY| DnnedUi, 18th March, 1889. BEID AXD GEAT ABE THE LABGEST MAKEB9 OF Iron Fencing Standards "Which they cut and punch to any size and image from the Bsst Quality Standard Iron. No inferior iron kepti atett weight delivered, b charged. Get Quotations from Dnnedin or any ot our Brancav. Sporting PBBSIDENiS- B. 'G. Wright. VICK'PRESI dent— John Grigg. Judge— Matthew Stitt Stewards— C. W. Pumell, W. B. Den shire, Hugo Friedlander, W. M. Lyttelton E. G. Crisp, J. C N. Grigg, T.Leahy, J. M Tweed, D. Thomas. Treasurer— Davit Thomas. Clerk of Scales— O. Digby Clerk of Course— A. Hewson. Handi capper— G. Cutts. Starter— D. Thomas AUTUMN~MEETING. THURSDAY "ed FRIDAY, MAY 9iH and 10th, 1889. PEOGEAMME. FIRST DAY. Handicap Hurdle Race, of 40 soys second horse to receive 5 soys fromth< stake. Two miles, over eight flights o hurdles about 3ft 6in high. Nomination, I soy ; acceptance, 1 soy. si Wakanui Stakes Handicap, of 25 soys second horse to receive 5 "soys from thi stake. District horses only. One mile Norp'T-ilon, 15s; acceptance, ios. Ashburton Autumn Handicap, of & soys; second horse to receive 5 soy ff"'^ from the stake. One mile and a hall Nomination, 1% soys ; acceptance, ijj sovsJ 4, Novel Race, of 25 soys. The winne to be sold by auction immediately afte the race, the whole of the proceeds to go t the funds of the Club. Weight, Bst, an; overweight to be declared. Half a mile Entrance, ios. 5 District Welter Handicap, of 30 soys second horse to receive 5 soys from th stake. District horses only. One mil and a half. Nomination, 1 soy ; accept ance, fos; 61 Flying Handicap, of 30 soys } secom horse to receive 5 soys from the stake Three-quarters of a mile. Nomination I soy; acceptance, ios. SECOND DAY. . County Hurdle Race Handicap, 0 30 soys j second horse to receive 5 soy from the stake. District horses only One mile and a half, over six flights c hurdles about 3ft 6in high. Nomination I soy j acceptance, ios. Disposal Stakes, of 30 soys. Thi winner to be sold by auction immediatel after the race, the whole of the proceed $go to the funds of the Club. Weight Bst, any overweight to be declared. Thre quarters of a mile. Entrance, ios. Grand Stand Handicap, of 50 soys second horse .10 receive 5 fovs from thi stake. One mile and a quarter. Nomina tion, i% soys ; acceptance, I soy. 4. Handicap Time Trot, of 20 soys District h'ises only. Weight lost Three miles. Nomination, ios ; accept ance, ios. 5. Open "Welter Handicap, of 35 soys second horse to receive 5 soys from thi stake. The winner of the Grand Stan< Handicap to carry 7lbs penalty, Oni mile. Nomination, I soy; acceptance I soy. Harvest Handicap, of 25 soys ; secon< horse to receive 5 soys from the stake District horses only. Three quarters 0 a mile. Nomination, 15s; acceptance io~. RULES AND REGULATIONS. The meeting will be held under the Rule of Racing ; the TrottiDg Race under the Rule Of the Canterbury Trotting Association. i* No entry will be received except on th condition that all claims, disputes, andobjec tions arising out of the racing shall be decidci by the Stewards or whom they may appoint Their decision on all points connected wit! -the carrying out of this programme shall b "a* district horse shall mean any horse thi has been commonly resident m the distri between the rivers Selwyn and Opihi, fron February nth, 1889, and up to the date of thi forthcoming meeting, and owned by a persoj who has resided m the said distr.ct during thi same period. . ■» , Five per cent will te deducted from thi gross of ali moneys payable m accordance wit! this programme for the expences of the conrse All nomination and acceptance fees to go t< the funds of the Club. The Stewards reserve to themselves tn< right to add a Consolation Race to the pro gramme. A > NOMINATIONS. • Nominations for all Handicaps, including the Trot ing Race, accompanied by fee, name, age, dtscription, and performances of horse, and colors of the rider must be m the hands o the .Secretary not later tban 9 p.m, on Satur day. April 27, 18S9 WEIGHTS; Handicaps for Ihe first day's Races am Trotting Race, will be published on or abou May 3id. Handicaps ior the second day': Races will be published at 7 o'clock on thi evening of the first day's racing. ACCEPTANCES AND ENTRIES. Acceptances for the first day's Handicap and intries for the I- ovel Race, must be ii the hands of the Secretary not later than p.m» on Monday, May 6th, 1889 ; acceptance for the second day's Handicaps and Entries fc the Disposal Stakes, not later than 10 o'cloc m tbe evening of the first day's racing. '. yy- G. BISbET^ fswrctwy
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Page 4 Advertisements Column 1, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2116, 23 April 1889
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