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W'K ART. NOW PRKFARKD T fc-UPPLY Field Pipss - FOR DRAINAGE, , 2, 3,4, 6, 9 and 12 IJSCF. OUR OTVK MAKE m Rny quantity, ' ------..• FRIEDLANDER BRO. Wanted Known, I HAVE 20,000 PINUS IFSIGNIS One year old, - ;I: 12,000 PINUS INSIGNUS Two ve»rold, transplanted. '^^^ ;>■ 60,000 cupbessus m.acbo- ■#- car-?a ;■; .'■.,;., _/ One year old. >• : - ■ >.:-'-.---*-■- --12,000 2 Years Old TRAISSPL ANTED. '" The above lines will be Bold very.. cheap-.,..,,-,* ■ " 1 APPLE TREES 3 Years -Old.-: wi3 Bore froit laeo year, olean andi good.'6ort(L Is 6d eaoh. :-.■" -.fto-l «ift\£spgM Inspection 1nvited. ....... >•.>£. fg' "•■ Prioe list on application.'. : ".-.__ir t: /iUfaS orders carefully and securely packed- B'ndji-i.^ deHvorod at Railway station ior. whichi^Oi^Ci charge la made* N.R. — Kota tho add_{fea, JAMES PORTER, Nurseryman, Oilfton Nctsery Abiwinn, Ashburton. tmmmmamaamammmmmaamm m Sporting -■ •■-- --- - <■-■>< ASHBUBTON COUNTY HUNTJiIUB. ANNUAL STEEPLECHASER TO be held on the Racecourse, Ashbuiton 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 John Corbitt J.Jackson H, G.Mocr 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 Handi CAPrKRS— J. Corbitt, Dr Leahy M. Scott. ■ -IftY.-ft PROGRAMME The Hunters' Hurdle Race, a handicap. of 15 soys ; second horse to receive 3 soys ; '' i from the stake. For qualified hunters "■*."; the property of members of the Ashburtctt' 5 - ft County Hunt Club, Maiden riderallowed 7lbs. Nomination, with lp_.*/::. : ? by 9 p.m, on Saturday, July _olh, to go to the fund:' Weights will be r'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 incl.es high. Hunt Club 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 **lbs. i-omina-tion with 15s by 9 p.m. on Saturday, July 20th, to go to the funds. Weights--^--^ will be declared on Monday, July agth. Acceptance with 15s by 9p 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 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 tie Club. Post entry ios to go to tbe fund. Three quarters of a mile on the flat Maiden Steeplechase Plate, of 15 spy.. . 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 . *_r ad v rtised steeplechase. Weight for age. ' -S Maiden riders allowed 7_bs. Entrance v f wilh 15s by 9 p.m» on Saturday, July 20th ft} 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 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 ridei\s 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. Ali horses to be nominated by ladies. Nomination wilh ios by 9 p.m. on Saturday, July _oih, to go to the funds Weights will be declared on Monday, July 29th. Acceptaane with ios by 9 p,m, on Saturday, August 3ri, 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 7_bs. 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 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 present, or those wl om 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 th Secretary, Ashburton, entrance money enclosed, with the name, age at the time entry, name of owner, pedigree, andp.r ( ° ances of the hcrse, 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 nccessar 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 time with any recognised pack of hounds during the season 1889, and the Master's cert... -at of qualification must be produced at the sealer*. Gentlemen Riders.—- -Names must be sent m to the Secretary on or before August 3rd fo the approval of the Committee. Five per cent will be deducted from • winnings towards the expenses of the Course • The Committee reserve to themselves ',• right of refusing any entry, and m the event bad weather of postponing the meeting _ro day to day or for any longer perio *. The Races will b ■ run under t' c RuleRacing ai d the New 'ta: id Grand Natio.ia Steeplechase Rules m all cases where the dtf £• i FOOKS I Poo Beoietary

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 6 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2191, 5 August 1889

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