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MalL ARRANGEMENTS. For Ohristohuroh North daily at 6.30 a.m., 3'15 p.m. ana 6.20 p.m., and on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, at 10.30 a.m. For Ohertsey, and Bakaia, daily at 6.30 a.m., . 3.15 p.m. and 620 p.m. ForDunaandel, Selwyn and Barnham, daily at 3.15 p.m. and 6 20 p.m. ForTinwald, Winslow, Hinds and Temuka, daily at 10.30 a.m., and on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 3.15 p.m. For ;Liemore, on Tuesdays and Fridays at 10.30 a.m. For Geraldine daily at 10.30 a.m. For Timara daily at 10 30 a.m . and 12-30 and - Taesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays 3.15 p.m. For Oam .am, Dunedin and South daily at 12.30 p.m. For Greenstreet and Ashburton Forks on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 2.30 p.m. For Mount Somera on Mondays and Fridays at 7 p.m., other days at 4 p.m. For Mayfield and Buapuna on Mondays at p m., on Thursdays at 4 p.m. For Wheats tone, Ashton, Waterton and Longbeaoh daily at 4.30 p.m. For Flemington on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 4.30 p.m. For Newlands on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11 a.m. For Elgin, Wakanui, Seaview, Seafield and Kyle on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Satur days PARCEL POST BETWEEN NEW ZEA LAND AND THE UNITED KINGDOM The following are the regulations under which parcels will be accepted and transmitted to the United Kingdom : — Parcels will only be forwarded by the steamers of the New Zealand Shipping Company, Limited, and the Shaw-Saville-Albion Company Limited. A parcel for transmission must not exceed I lib in weight, 3ft 6in in length, or 6ft in length and girth combined. Parcels of the maximum size and weigh, will only be received at, and delivered from New Zealand Post . Offices at places accessible by railway, steamer, or mail-coach. From places in New Zealand not served by railway, steamer,' or mail-coach (list at page 57 °f Postal Guibe) only panels not exceeding 2lb, in weight, and not measuring more than aft in length or ift in breadth or depth can be ccepted. Parcels should be securely and substantially packed and closed by the sender. I wax is used, it should be of the special quality which resists the heat of hot climate. Parcels will be liable to the Customs laws, duties, and regulations of the colony and the United Jtingdom respectively. The sender of each parcel will be tequired to make a Customs declaration (on a form to be obtained at parcel post offices), describing the contents and stating the value thereof, &nd also giving the name of the place to wlrch the parcel is d^ressed and the sender's signature and sidence. False decla ation involves forfeiturparcel and renders se.ider liable to prosecu ( n. Parcels must no be posted in a posting-bo "" should be presented at the post-offic I counter. Where not repugnant to the foregoing rules he general regulations of the Inland Parcel tost wjll apply. . --• PParcels are received and forwarded at owner's risk, and the Postmaster-General is not liable for any loss of or damage to any parcel : . • On payment of a fee of 4d, the sender can at time of posting receive a certificate of posting. The certificate imposes no liability on the department, and is merely intended as evidence of posting. Parcels for transmission to the United Kingom must be posted or delivered at the parcel p st office at the port where the steamer takes her final departure at least eight heurs before the close of the ordinary letter-mail. The hour or closing parcel-post mails elsewhere will be duly notified by Postmasters. Each parcel should be .plainly 1 address the direction should give name and fultended. of the person for whom the parcel is inwritten The words " Parcel Post " should be Iso the on the t upper left-hand comer, and and the name and address of the sender. No parcel containing dangerous articles perishable articles, articles likely to injure other parcels, liquids (unless securely packed in proper cases), ox any contraband articles or substauces will be accepted. Parcels found to contain fprbidden articles and parcels the contents of which have been falsely declared will be dealt with hi accordance with the Custo aand other laws and regulations. Tobacco ca" not be sent to the United Kingdom byp? post. A parcel must not contain a le neither must it contain another parcel addre to a person other than the addressee o first-named parcel. If such an enclosnr discovered, it will be charged' with a sepm ta of postage.

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 1, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2180, 23 July 1889

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2180, 23 July 1889