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"Rough on Corns.'— Ask for Wells "Rough on Corns. Quick relief, complete, permanent cure. Corns, waits, bunions. At chemsts nd dru gists 3

"Rough on Itch.— "Rough on Itch,' cures skin humors, eruptions, ring worm, etter, salt rheum, frosted feet,ichilblains, itch, vy poison bar erst h

MOUNT HUIT tt(Ml> BOARD. ANNUAL ELECTION, ""VTOTIOE la heit by given that m jyi accordance with the provisions of ''The Road Boards Ac, 1882," and the " Regulation of Local Eleotlons Aot, 1876," an E! cotton of FIVE Members, m 1 the place of the present Membors who retire by iffljxlon.of time, will take place as follows : — Nominations In tbe presorlbed form (such forms obtainable from the Ratnrning Offioer) addressed to tbe Reluming Offioer, will be received at the Road Board Offioe, Metbveo, before Twelve o'olook Noon, on MONDAY, May 6tb, 1889. 1

A Poll, if neoesnary, will be taken on WEDNESDAY, May 15th, 1889, at tbe Road Board Offioe, Methven, Sohoolbouse, Lauriston, and Sohoolhonse, Barr Hill, between the hours of Nine a.m. and Six p.m. F. MAINWABING, Retornicar Offioer. Ashburton, 18th April, 1889. 4t184 MOUNT SOMERS ROAD BOARD. ANNUAL ELECTION.

"VTOTIOE Is hereby given that the J3I undermentioned persona have been dolv Nominated for Members of the Mount 80m ers Road Board. CHAPMAN, WILLIAM TAYLOR, EDBON, WILLIAM, FaGAN, THOMAS EDWARD HARRISON, THOMAS PEAOHE, EDWARD MoFARLANE, ANDREW TISOH, PHILLIP 1 WALKER, WILLIAM OAMPBELL A Poll will be taken on MONDAY, MAY 6th 1889, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. for tbe Eleot'on of five of tbe above named persons, to constitute tbe Mount Sotners Road Board. Polling placet, Road Board Offioe Mount Soraers, and the Alford Foreit Sohool. E. B. COOPER, 5 15 • Returning Offioer.

M.OUNT SoMERS JjIME, ANALYSIS bFgOVERNMENT ANALYIST, Carbonate of Lime ... ... 95.97 Carbonate of Magnesia 2.64 Iron Oxide ... ... ... Traces Alumlnia 21 Seliolom Matter , 1.29 Water ill 100.00 A very Pure Limestone, (Signed) W. Skbt. TESTIMONIALS. To MR E* F. Weight, Mount Somere. Oanterbury,

Dear Sir,— ln reply to yonrs, re lime, I have only used a little, but the result has been good. I limed 6 sores last year for barley, that I sowed before without lime. I had to feed off with sheep. What I limed was a good orop, and I oonslder paid for the lime, and the grass is so mnoh better, you oan see to an Inch where I put It. One of my neighbours had 50 bushels where he limed, and what was not limed was hardly worth catting. Two or three tons I think Is sufficient, bat some pnt more. Any Information you may require I shall be pleased to give.— l remain, De&t Sir, Yours Truly, Gorans^ Fobtbe;

Mount Somers, Maroh 12th, 1889. E. F. Wright, Eeq.,

Dear Sir,— ln repiy to your enquiries rt lime, on a piece of land m oats this season, I spread 25 cwt to the acre. The difference was very marked. I estimate the increase at 10 bushels per aore, and expeot a substantial increase on portion limed for several years. 1 also limed a strip m a paddock sown with turnips, with about the same quantity of lime per aore, and the difference is even more marked than m the piece sown with oats' —Yours Faithfully, John Hoed Mount Somers, April 29th, 1889. To E. F. Weight, Eaq

Sib;— The land which I planted with potatoes the Beasoa before last, and from which I did not dig as many potatoes as I put into it, was thiß season planted again with potatoes, after liming it m the spring, and ihd result was that I got at the rate of four tons to the aore of large and firm potatoes, which; when cooked, are like balls of flour, while at the same time the lime has killed all the sorrel.-* John Mubbay.

Springburn, May Ist, 1889. To E. F. Weight, Esq, Sir,— ln reply to yours of the 28th I have used your lime on loft land and land for turnips snd the result Is so satisfactory m both oases I will use your lime largely this year. Yours Truly, A. M. MoFablakb.

Full particulars as to ptloe at Kilns also at Railway Stations will be advertised shortly. E. F. WRIGHT, 5*15 Leoiee. Auction SATURDAY, 4th MAY, 1889. AT EAST STBEET AUCTION BOOMS At 12 o'olook. To oloae oonsignments. CT7 ILLIAMS, BLAND & CO. have VY received instructions to sell by Publlo Auction at the above time and place,— A PIANOS by F. Roaener Also— Single and Double Iron Bedsteads, Mattresiei, Palliaiaec, Ohalrs, Arm Chairs, Oheffonleis, 5 Guns, 30ft Hose, Carpets, Children's Chairs, Chest Drawers, Double farrow Plough*, Harrows, Amerlotn Express Wsgon, Set Tandem Leading Harness, &o, do. 517 WILLIAMS, BLAND, & QQ. SATURDAY, 4th MAY, 1889. At East Street Horse Bazaar, At 12 o'olook. ashburtonlraoing club automn meeting privileges. WILLIAMS, BLAND and Oc, will Sell by Publlo Aaotlon at the above time and place,— The Rights and Privileges of the forthcoming Meeting, to be held on Thursday and Friday, May 9th md 10th, 1889,— Consist I go! — No I—Publican's1 — Publican's Boo.b and Lanoheon Room No 2— Publican's Booth Lot £}— Confectioner's Footh Lot 4— Confectioner's Booth ' Lot s— Right of Sports , Lot 6-Baitlng Paddook WILLIAM^ BLAND Co. 919 Avottoaitii,

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 3, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2124, 2 May 1889

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