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[a oabd ] Miss Traumana (Certificated Teacher of Mueio from the Stuttgart Coneervatorium, Germaoy) is open to receive Pupils. Tbems : Two guineas a term, Address -Box 28, Ashburtoo. 6§178 Alfred Harrisou 4n«vriONiflS!R, STufl*-- : :a ..' .'■• ./? % ■•^knt '.■■;■■■ 1■• ■ .;■= .:.--:.■", SATURDAY SALE at 12 o'oioct — Howes, Oattlo, Plga, Fsodcos. »nd Merohandiae. Farming Implements and Yeblolss of all kinds constantly m Yards on view FOR SALE. Clearing Sales beld m town or Country as required, and moat liberal termi arranged with both Buyers and Sellers. TO LET— Shops m Ooleman's Buildings. Bedoced rents. Good brlok; buildings handsome shops. FOR SALE. Magto Lantern. A large quantity of slides, viz., Cinderella, Prlnoipal Oitloa of Europe, alao Comio Slides ; cheap. Agent fob the Norwich Union Fire Insurance Company. ALFRED *HARRISQN. Sporting ASHBURTOtf COUNTY HUNTJLUB. ANNUAL STEEPLECHASES TO be held on the Racecourse, Ashburtoa' ON WEDNESDAY, jtajnrt 7th, 1889 Patrons— Hon John McLean, Matthew Stitt President— John Grigg Vice-Presidents— G. H. Alington, W. B Denshire, Dr Leahy. D. McLean, W.C.Walker, M.H.R. Stewards : G. H. Alington J. C. N Grigg Dr Leahy John Corbitt J. Jackson H. G. Moore W. P. Chapman J, Jamieson D, McKendry F, Russell Judge— M, Stitt. Starter— D. Thomas Clerk of the Course — A, Hewson Clerk of the Scales— A. J. Kelly Handicappbrs— J. Corbitt, fir Leahy, M. Scott. , PROGRAMME, The Hunters' Hurdle Race, a handicap of 15 soys j second horse to receive 3 soys from the stake. For qualified hunters the property of members of the A-hburton County' Hunt Club, Maiden riders allowed 7lbs, Nomination, wi:h 10s, by 9 p.m. on Saturday, July 20th, to go to the fund; Weights will be > eclared on Monday, July 29th. Acceptance ss, by 9 p.m. on Saturday, August 3rd. About two miles .j over eight flights of hurdles, about 3 feet 6 inches high. Hunt Club Cup Steeplechase, a handicap of 30 soys, second horse to receive 3 soys and third horse to receive 2 soys irom the stake. Open to all qualified hunters, the property of members of any recognised Hunt Club. Minimum weight, lost. Maiden riders allowed 7lbs. . omina. tion with 15s by 9 p.m on Saturday, July 20th, to go to the funds. Weights will be declared on Monday, July 29th. Acceptance with 15s by 9 p.m. on Satur- > day, August 3rd. About three miles over such jumps and course as the Stewaids shall direct. iN .B. The- winner of this race to have the option of receiving the prize m a piece of plate or m specie. Selling Hack Kace, of 10 soys, no weight under gstt Winner to be sold by auction immediately after the race, amount realised above 10 soys to go to the funds of the Club. Post entry ios to go to the fund 1 . Three quarters of a mile on the flat Maiden Steeplechase Plate, of 15 soy?, second horse to receive 3- sovs from the stake. For qualified hunters the property of members of the Ashburton County Hunt Club, that have never won an adv.rtised steeplechase. Weight for age. Maiden riders allowed 7lbs. Entrance with 15s by 9 p.m» on Saturday, July 20th to go to the fund. About two miles Ladies Bracelet Handicap, of 20 soys, the first horse to receive a bracelet of the value of 15 soys ; the second horse to receive a bracelet of the value of 5 soys. Open to all qualified hunters the property of members of any recognised^ Hunt Club. A high weight handicap, Gentlemen riders. Maiden riders allowed 7lb. Horses before starting for this' race must qualify over a flight of hurdles m front of the stand to the satis'action of the Stewards, All horses to be nominated by ladies. Nomination with 10s by 9 p.m. on Saturday, July 20th, to go to the funds Weights will be declared on Monday, July 29th. Acceptaane with ios by 9 p.m. on Saturday, August 3rd, About two miles on the flat Selling Hunters Steeplechase, a haudi. cap of 10 soys, winner to be sold by auction immediately alter the race, amount realised above 15 soys to go to the funds of the Club, Maiden riders allowed 7lbs» Post entry ios to be made immediately after the Maiden Steeplechase is run. Weights will ba declared alter the Ladies Bracelet is run. Acceptance free to be notified to the Secretary within ten minutes of the declaration of the weights. About one and a half miles GENERAL RULESi No entry will be received for any of the Races except upon this Condition :— That all disputes and objections arising out of the racing shall be decided by a majority of the Stewards present, or those whom they may appoint* Their decisions upon all points connected with, the carrying out of this programme shall be AU entries to be sealed and addressed to the c Secretary, Ashburton, entrance money enclosed, with the name, age at the time of. I entry, name of owner, pedigree, and performances of the horse, and co^rs of the rider. Entries by telegram must be confirmed by writing at the earliest opportunity. N o nomination or acceptance will be received lon any pretence whatever after the hour named, and unless accompanied by the necessary amount m caslu All horses must be riden m colors* A qualified hunter shall mean any horse that has been fairly hunted at least three times with any recognised pack of hounds during the Season 1889, and the Master's certificate of qualification must be produced at the scales. Gentlemen Riders.— l* ames must be se-it m <o the Secretary on or betore Augusl 3rd for the approval of the Committee. Five per cent will be deducted from all winnings towards the expenses of the Course. The Committee reserve to themselves the right of refusing any entry, and m the event of bad weather of postponing the meeting from day to day or for any longer period* The Races will be run under the Rules of Racing and the New Zealand Grand National Steeplechase Rules m all cases where they l 7«P l 7« «. « T tonics

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 5, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2166, 6 July 1889

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 5 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2166, 6 July 1889

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