SHBURTON PERaiANENT BUILDING AND INVESTMENT SOCIETY. DVANCEB of £25 and upwards made J\ on Freehold Properties, repayable by Monthly, Quarterly, or Balf -yearly instalments. Legal and other Charges on a most Bcal 1. DEPOSITS received at the follo.wlng rates. At oall 4_ par cent " 3 months ... 5 «• ,: «• 6 months ... oh " " Over 6 monthß ... 8" " " AU ir'ormation on application to EDWARD STEPHENS, Manager Offico Tancred gtr et. J. C. D uN ° A N LICENSED LaND BROKEB, GENERAL AGENT as-d ACOOOISTANT, At_OADE, ASHBURTON. Licensed to prepare Transfers, Mortgages, Leases and every other other description of Documents under ' ' "he Land Transfer Act." Loans negotutod. Money invested. Agent for The Anetra'ian Mutual Pro vident Society, the Largest Life Inßuranoe Society in the British Empire, its unparalleled succeES being the wonder of the world I Anyone who has hitherto neg looted this duty of life should interview me at onoe. J. 0, DUNOAN. Tbe Victoria Insurance Company LIMITED. FIRE, MABINE, AND FIDELITY GUARANTEE. £B'ABLISHED 1849. CAPITAL ... ~... £1,000,900. Stack and Thresher Risks accepted at Lowest Current Rates. jTb. DUNOAN, Acent for Ashburton and Dißtriot. * 3j Sporting MBMTONMfiII Oil President— E. G. Wright. Vice-Presi-dent—John Grigg. Judge— Matthew Stitt. 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 9iH and 10th, 1889. PEOGEAMME, FIRST DAY. ILvndicap Hurdle Race, of 40 sovs ; second horse to receive 5 sovs from the stake. Two miles, over eight flights of hurdles about 3ft 6in high. Nomination, I sov ; acceptance, 1 sov. a. Wakanui Stakes Handicap, of 25 sovsj second horse to receive 5 sovs from the stake. District horses only. One mile. Nomination, 15s ; acceptance, ios. Ashburton Autumn Handicap, of 60 sovs; second horse to receive 5 sovs from the stake. One mile and a half. Nomination, l}& sovsj acceptance, i/_ sovsf 4, Novel Race, of 25 sovs. 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 sovs ; second horse to receive 5 sovs from the stake. District horses only. One mile, and a half. « Nomination, I sov; acceptance, /os. 61 Flying Handicap, of 30 sovs ; second horse to receive 5 sovs from the stake. Three-quarters of a mile. Nomination, I sov; acceptance, 10s. SECOND DAY. County Hurdle Race Handicap, of 30 sovs ; second horse to receive 5 sovs from the stake. District horses only. One mile and a half, over six flights of hurdles about 3ft 6in high. Nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, ios. Disposal Stakes, of 30 sovs. The winner to be sold by auction immediatel after the race, the whole of the proceeds g" jgo to the funds of the Club. Weight, Bst, any overweight to be declared. Three quarters of a mile. Entrance, ios. G rand Stand Handicap, of 50 sovs j second horse to receive 5 . i ovs from the stake. One mile and a quarter. Nomina- , tion, V/z sovs ; acceptance, 1 sov. 4. Handicap Time Trot, of 20 sovs. District hrrses only. Weight lost. Three miles. Nomination, ios ; acceptance, ios. 5. Open Welter Handicap, of 35 sovs; second horse to receive 5 sovs from the -stake. The winner of the Grand StandHandicap to carry 7lbs penalty. One mile. Nomination, I sov; acceptance, I sov. ' " Harvest Handicap, of 25 sovs ; second horss to receive 5 sovs from the stake. District horses only. Three quarters of a mile. Nomination, 15s ; acceptance, IOJ. 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 pn the condition that all claims, disputes, and objections arising out of the racing shall be decided by the Stewards cr whom they may appoint, Tbeir decision on all points connected with the carrying out of this piogramme shall be final, A district horse shall mean any horse tha has been commonly resident in 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 in the said distrct during the ame period; /. Five per cent will te deducted from the gross of ali moneys payable in accordance with this programme for the expences of the conrse. All nomination and acceptance fees to go to the fmv 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 in the hands of the Secretary not later than 9 p.m. on Saturday. April 27, iBS<) WEIGHTS. Handicaps for the first day's Races and Trotting Race, will be published on or about May 31 d. Handicaps for the second day's Races will be published at 7 o'clock on the "evening of the first day's racirjg. - ACCEPTANCES AND ENTRIES. Acceptances for the first day's Handicap and ' ntries for ! r :e "r-'ovel P^cs, must be in ,] lf . 1. a . : -;_j r.f u,t Secretary inr. iauv than 9 n,_i*uri Monday, May Oik, 1889; acceptances for the second day's Handicaps and Entries for he Disposal Stakes, not later than 10 o'clock n the eyeuing of the first day's racing. u fa G. BISSET Secretary
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