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1 WE ARJ! NOW PREPARKD TO bUrPLY Field Pipes FOR DRAINAGE, 2. 3, 4, 6 and 12 JtNOH OUR OWN MAKB m un quantity. FKIEDLANBiiK BKOo. anted KnownT 1 hlve 20,000 PINUb IFSiatfls One year old. ; r 12,000 PIiNUiS IJSf^IUNIJS Two ye. v old, tranepl^oted. 60,000 CUPRKS m MACRO--OAi*PA Ono year old, 12,000 2 Years Old XttAIVcjPLANTJiID. < ■■-.•.-..: a The above Uoeß will be'ooJd very ooe»p. APi^LE TRitES 3 Years Ulj^i Bore fruit hrn yesir, alean.aod good ooets 1b 6d eaob, * ? ; > 1 loßpeotloia lovlted, ; PtiOd I'rH. OU apptSObttOEW' All •rdeEt oarefuil; and aeoiuely packed and Jollvered at lialiway oiation tor wbioh no oharge is mtno* I^i.B.—JSote (be addreua. Jambs PObT&R, Noreerytaan, Qliltou Nursery Aif>i>UiV, AaLhucron. ; * • ABHBUBTON COItiSTY HUNTJLUB. ANNUAL STEEPLECHASE TO be held on the Racecourse, Aahburtoo ON WEDNESDAY, JLngasf 7tb, 1880 Patrons— Hon John McLean, Matthew Stitt President— John Grigg Vice-presidents— G. H. Alingtonj W. 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 JQi McKendr F, Russell Judgb— M. Stitt. Starter— D. Thomas Clerk op the Course— A. Hewscn Clerk of the Scales— A. J. Kelly Uandicappers— J. Corbitt, Dr Leahy M. Scott. PROGRAMME. The Hunters' Hurdle Race, a handicap of 15 soys ; necond horse to receive 3 soys from the stake. For qualified hunters the property of members of the Achburton County Hunt Club. Maiden riders allowed 7lbs, Nomination, with -ios, by 9 p.m, on Saturday, July 20th, to go to ihe fund. Weights will be r eclared on Monday, Ju'y 29th, Acceptance ss, by 9 p.m. on Saturday, August 3rd, About two miles ; 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 sov3 and third horse to receive 2 lovs 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 pm. on Satur* day, August 3rd. About three miles over such jumps and course as the Stewaids shall direct. N.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 9st. 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. 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 Ashburlon Coun.y 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 *oth 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 j the s-:cond 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 71b. Horses before starting for this race must qualily 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 ios by 9 p.m. on Saturday, July 2Olh, 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 haodi. cap of 10 soys, winner to be sold by auction immediately after the race, amount realised above 15 soys to go to th« funds of the Club, Maiden riders allowed 7ibs. Post entjy ios to be made immediately after the Maiden Steeplechase is run. Weights will be dec-ared 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 RULES* 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 pieser.t, or those whom they may appoint I'heir decisions upon all points connected with the carrying oi't of this programme shall be final. All entries to be sealed and addressed to th Secretary, Ashbutton, entrance money enclosed, wi'h the name, age at the time 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* M o nomination or acceptance will be receive on any pretence whatever after the hour named and unless accompanied by the necessar amount m cash. AU 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 duriajj the season 1889, and the Master's ceil'.u,%.ute of qualification must be produced at the scale*. Gentlemen Riderfi — Names must be sent m 0 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 restive to themselves ' tight of refusing any tntry, and m the event of bad weather of postponing the meeting iron? day lo day or {or any ionyer peiloi. The Races will b 2 run under the Rules Racing and the New Zealand Grand Natio.ia Steeplechase Rules m all cases whee tlie • F| J FOOK§

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 5, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2185, 29 July 1889

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 5 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2185, 29 July 1889

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