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President— E. G. Wright. Vice-Presi-dent— John Grigg. Judge— Matthew Stif t. 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 9ih and 10th, 1889. PEOGEAMME. FIRST DAY. Handicap Hurdle Race, of 40 soys c
second horse to receive 5 soys from th stake. Two miles, over eight flights of hurdles about 3ft 6in high, Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, 1 soy. 2, Wakanui Stakes Handicap, of 25 soys; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. District horses only. One mile. Nomination, 15s ; acceptance, ios. .Ashburton Autumn Handicap, of 60 soys; second horse to receive 5 soys from the stake. One mile and a half. Nomination, 1% soys ; acceptance, l# soys! 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 30 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, I soy; acceptance, ios.
SECOND 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, ios. Disposal Stakes, of 30 soys. The winner to be sold by auction immediatel after ihe 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 mile. Entrance, ios. Grand Stand Handicap, of 50 soys; second horse 10 receive 5 * ovs from the stake. One mile and a quarter. Nomination, \%. soys ; acceptance, 1 soy. 4. Handicap Time Trot, of 20 soys. District horses only. Weight lost. Three miles. Nomination, ios ; acceptance, IOS. 5. Open Welter 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, I soy; acceptance, I soy. Harvest Handicap, of 25 soys; second horss to receive 5 soys rom * ne stake. District horses only. Three quarters of a mile. Nomination, 15s ; acceptance, xos. RULES AND REGULATIONS.
The meeting will be held under the Rules of Racing \ the TrottiDg Race under the Rules of the Canterbury Trotting Association. No entry will be received except on the condition that all claims, disputes, and objections 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 programme 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 m the said distr ct during the ame period. Five per cent will fee deducted from the gross of a!i moneys payable m accordance with this programme for the expences of the conrse. All nomination and acceptance fees to go to the funds 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 m the hands of the Secretary not later than 9 p.m. on Satur. t day, April 27, 1889 WEIGHTS^ Handicaps for the first day's Races and Trotting Race, will be published on or ab"ut May 31 d. Handicaps ior 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 Handicap and Entries 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 he Disposal Stakes, not later than 10 o'clock n the evening of ibe first clay's racing. t IGc BISSET tj i cmtuy 4
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