ANDRtW ORR WANTED Known— That for hi,h oU&a Drapery, Clothing and Boots at economical prices, you must go to Ahdrsw Obe. 'TO the Ladles— Just purobaseti fl*'y 1 Ladies' Jackets at my own price ;v )H be uo!d ab 10j 61 to 15a 6d. — Andrew Orb. WANTED Known— A l»rge pm-cWe of tbo Aslibuiton bbnketn boiu ht, 1 great bargain, will be Bold e,t 14' 6i for the month of July onIy.~ANDREW Okb. PUBLIC Opinion— The Best »nd Cheapest Houae foe wedding outfits, family mourning, and all classes of goods, is Andrew Orb's WANTED KNOWN.-That Andrew ObrwUl oontinuethe Great Sale of J. Orr'a and Oo'a Stock uatil the Slat July. WANTED Known.— Just purchased an Importer's Stock of Ladtca 1 Bags at little over half prloe ; nearly 300 bags* to choose from. — Andbbw Orb's Sale. F ISTEN to your wives, they will tail Jj you that Andrew Obr 1b Selling all classes of Goods at 25 per cent Oheaper than any other House. ASONIO BALL 3rd July-Joat opened a beautiful assortment of Ladles' Material for Ball Dresses; oloe Goods, A, ORE'S SALE. Sporting ASHBUBTON COUNTY HUNTCLUB. ANNUAL STEEPLECHASES TO be held on the Racecourse, Ashburton ON WEDNESDAY,_angust 7tli, 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 . Moor W. P. Chapman J. jamieson D, Me Kendr F, Russell Judge— M, Stitt, Starter— D. Thomas Clerk of the Course— A. Hewson ' Clerk of the Scales— A. J. Kelly Hahdicappkrs— J. Corbitt, Dr Leahy ; ,-' M. Scott. PROGRAMME. The Hunters' Hurdle Race, a handicap of 15 soys ; second horse to receive 3 soys from the stake. Fqt qualified hunters the property of members of the Ashburton County Hunt Club. Maiden "riders allowed ylbs, Nomination, with 10s, by 9 p.m. on Saturday, July 20th, "to go i to (he fund;' Weights will be declared 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 Cluu Cup Steeplechase, a handicap of 30 soys, second horse to receive 3 soys and third horse to receive 2 soys from the stake. Open to all qualified hunters, the property of members of any recognised Hunt Club. Minimum weight, lost. Maiden riders allowed 7lbs. Nomination with 15s by 9 p.m. on Saturday, July 20th, to go to the funds. Weights will be deolared on Monday, July 29th. Acceptance with 15s .by 9 p.m. on Saturday, August 3rd. ' About three miles over such jumps and course as the Stewards shall direct. N.B. The winner
of this race to have tha option of receiving the prize m a piece of plate or m specie. Selling Hack Hace, of 10 soys, no weight under gst. Winner to be sold by auction immediately after the race, amount realised above 10 soys to go to the funds ofttte Club. Post entry ios to go to the fund. Three quarters of a mile on the flat Maiden Steeplechase Plate, of 15 soy, second horse to receive 3 soys 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 t sovs, 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 menlbcrs 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 satisfaction of the Stewards, AH horses to be nominated by ladies, Nomination with ios 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 9p, m, on Saturday, August 3rd, About two miles on the flat Selling Hunters Steeplechase, a handi* cap of 10 soys, winner to be sold by auction immediately after 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 be declared alter the Ladies Bracelet is run. Acceptance free to be notified to the Secretary within tea minutes of the declaration of the weights, About one and a half miles GENERAL RULES* 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 final. All entries to be sealed and addressed to the Secretary, Ashburton, entrance money enclosed* with the name, age at the time of entry, name of owner, pedigree, and perform* ances of the horse, and co'ors of the rider. Entries by telegram must.be confirmed by writing at the earliest opportunity. N o nomination or acceptance will be receive on any pretence whatever after the hour named, and unless accompanied by the necessary amount m cash. 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 hound%during the season 1889, and the Master's certificate of qualification must be produced at the scales* Gentlemen Riders* — Names must be sent m to the Secretary on or before August 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 frorr day 10 day or foiviiy ionge> jjerio ■-. Tiie Races wII be run under tl:e Ituks oi Racing and the New Zealand Grand Nation a Steeplechase Rules, m all cases where they apply & J FOOKS
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Page 3 Advertisements Column 6, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2171, 12 July 1889
Page 3 Advertisements Column 6 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2171, 12 July 1889
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