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■•■>»!*»■»—■—■—»■*_— —rt_>.rt), >i_i «» > iriiin.i'n.'n. i»i«« — J , ' ~ i — '! , _.-»» \■■ ■ ■ --'-". • ":■• 117 E ARE NOW PREPARED TO VV SUPPLY Field Pipes v EOR DR^AGE, : .: >Si 2. 3. 4, 6 aud. l2 ; . INCH ; .,, P , I OUR Ol?« MABJa '■ j luauy qua iiity. :•'.'■" -, 'r. " FRIEDLANDER BRO -. y [, __ " ' ■>v anted Known* •'l -HAVE' --'■■■■: ytt^s* 20,000 PINXJS :;^ s I OnpTyear '.-did, -. ".'.'.'.. V"^---12,000 piNua ij^siGStrsS 'Iwo vn-r o ! d, f^ransui'H'r-.d. 60,000 CUPREB US MACROCABPA One year old. 12,000 2 Years Old I 1 R aim bPL AN l ED. The above Hnee will be sold very oheap. APPLE TREE& 3 Years ULj, ■<■ — Bore frnlt last year, clean end good soits Is 6d eaoh, Inspection Invited, Ptloe list on application.' All orders oarefuily and securely packed and delivered at Railway station for which uo oharge is made. N.B. —Note the address, JAMES PORTER, Nurseryman, Oiifton Nursery Alh*r>tnn, Ashburton. * .. ■ ■■■„..,.,■■■■■,■■ „,.am^ Sporting J *— — • ———---- -■- - ■-- ■ - nr ASHBTJRTON COUiNTY HUNTJLUB/ ATOUAL STEEPLECHASES TO be held on --the Racecourse, Ashburton .-1 ON WEDNESDAY,_August 7th, 1889 :- Patrons— Hon John McLean, Matthew Stitt President— John Grigg Vice-Presidents— G. H. Alington, W. 'Denshire, Dr Leahy, D. McLean] W.C.Walker, M.H.R. Stewards : G. H. Alington J. C. N Grigg Dr Leahy JohnCorbitt J. Jackson H. G.Moor W. P. Chapman J. Jamieson D, McKendr F, Russell Judge— M, Stitt, Starter— D. Thomas Clerk of the Course— A, Hewson Clerk of the Scales— A. J. Kelly HANDICAPPERS— J. Corbitt, Dr Leahy M. Scott. ER O GRAMME. ...... r> The Hunters' Hurdle- Race, a handicap' ibf 15 sovs j second horse to receive 3 sovs from the stake. For qualified hunters the property of members of the Ashburton County Hunt Club. Maiden -riders allowed 7-bs. Nomination, with ros, by 9,p.m, on Saturday, July 26th;: to. go ..■-■• to the fundi Weights will be ceclared on Monday, July 29th. Acceptance > 55, . .--^' by; 9 p.m. on Saturday, August 3rd. About two miles ; over eight flights of hurdles, about 3 feet 6 inches nigh. Hunt Club Cup Steeplechase, a handicap of 30 sovs, second horse to receive 3 sovs and third horse to reeeive 2 sovs from the stake. Open to all qualified hunters, the property of members of any recognised Hunt Club. Minimum weight, lost. Maiden riders allowed 7lbs. i> omination 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 {Saturday, August 3rd. About- three miles over such jumps and course as the Stewards shall direct. JM .B. The winner of this race to have the option of receiving '"• the prize in a piece of plate or in specie. Selling Hack Race, of 10 sovs, no weight under 9st. Winner to be sold. by. auction immediately after the race, ''amount realised above 10 sovs to go tothe fuids i of. the Club. Post entry ios to go 1 ' to the fund. Three quarters of a mile on the flat Maiden Steeplechase Plate, ol 15 sov-, Becond horse to receive 3>ovs from the > '*' stake. For qualified hunters the property of members of the . Ashburton CountyHunt Club, that have never v wW an ady rtised steeplechase. Weight for age. Maiden riders allowed 7lbsY" Entrance . with 15s by 9 p.m. on Saturday, July 20th f _..,.. to go to the fund. About two miles 1 : '* Ladies Bracelet Handicap^ of 20 sovs,- '^ the first horse to receive a bracelet of the ' - ■■'] value of 15 sovs ;■ the second ahorse to "':: ' receive a bracelet of the value of 5 sovs. 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 in front of the stand to the satisfaction of the Stewards. All 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 9 p,m, on Saturday, August 3r4^ About -two — - -^ miles on the flat Selling Hunters Steeplechase, a handicap of 10 sovs, winner to be sold by auction immediately atter the race, amount realised above 15 sovs 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 Ladie3 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 ;.- , - K GENERAL RULES. v ' No entry will be received for any of the Race • except upon this Condition :— • That all disputes and objections, arising out of the racing.....,.,, shall be decided by a majority of the Stewards !X '-"\ present, or those whom they may appoint ■ Their decisions upon all points connected with -^ the carrying out of this programme shall be final. ... „;;•:> -5 All entries to be sealed and addressed to the-. ..■? >. Secretary, Ashburton, entrance money enclosed, with the name, age at the time entry, name of owner, pedigree, and perform ances of the horse, and colors of the rider, -j „ - . Entries by telegram must be confirmed ;by|||^ writing.at the earliest opportunity* -/-• No nomination or acceptance will be receive on any pretence whatever after the hour named '' and . unless accompanied by the necessar^ amount in cash. ' • ". -'A All horses must be riden in colors* A qualified., hunter shall, mean any horseu/;; that has been fairly hunted at least three times • .with any recognised pack of hounds during .riiu the Season 1889, and the Masters cert^yiue^ *' of qualification must be produced at the scales; "' Gentlemen Riders«— Names must be sent in to the Secretary on or before^ "August 3rd: for the approval of the Committee. Five per cent will hs deducted from all winnings towards the expenses of the Course The Committee restrve to themselves right of refusing any entry, and in the eveiii of bad weather of postponing the meeting »rorr dav to day or for any longer perio i. The Races will be run under the Rules of Racing and the New Zealand Grand Natioua ! Steeplechase Rules in all cases where the 1 E, J FOOKS SO? ;

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 6, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2180, 23 July 1889

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 6 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2180, 23 July 1889

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