PRIMITIVE M&ThODIST OHUBC-H ASHBORrON. A6PFOIAL TbT AND CONGER* will be he'd (by permission) m the Salvat'on Army Barraoks, on Tuesday September 3-d. Tickets, la 6 J. 8 125 SATURDAY 24th AUGUST 1889. AT EAST STREET HORSK BAZIAR, At 1 o'olock. The Clydesdale Stallion LOifcD KOY Three yean old, WILLIAMS aTbLAND hive reoelvei iaotractloEß from Mb John Shaw, Timaro. to Sell by Pabllo Auoiion at the above time and Plaoe, The Pur* Clydesdale Stallion LORD ROY, 3 year' old, bred by Mb Jambs Guild, Toaiaka. Lord Roy Ib by Early Mornfng, dam J«m, by Rob Roy. Foil podlgree at •ale, ' ALSO. 1 DRAUGHT GELDING, 4 years JL old. 4 , Good SADDLE aod HARNESS /£ Horses. WILLIAMS & BLAND, Btl3o Auctioneers. ASHBURTON RACING CLUB, SPKItfG "MEETING. THURSDAY~& FRIDAY OCTOBSR 17TH and iSth, 1889 President — B. G. Wright. Vice-Presi-dint— John Grigg. Judge— M. Stitt. Stewards— M. Stitt, C. W. Purnell, D. Thomas, E. G. Crisp, W. B. Denshire, Hugo Fried'ander, T. C. N. Grigg, T. Leaky, W. Lyttelton, B, Saunders. Treasurer— D. Thomas. Clerk of Scales— -R. Friedlander. Clerk or Courbe — A. Hcwson. Hamdicappers — The Committee. Starter— D. Thomas. First Race eacH diy to start at 1 p.m, PROGRAMME First Day. 1 — Handicap Hurdle Race, of 40 sovi,the second horse to receive 5 %o\% from the stakes, Two miles, Over eight flights of hurdles, about 3ft 6in high. Nomination, 1 soy; acceptance, 1 soy. a — Maiden Plate, of 20 soys. For district horses, three years o'd and upwards, which have never won an advertised race. Weight for age. Ona mile. Entry 1 soy. 3— Ashburton Cur Handicap, of 70 soys ; the second horse to receive 5 soys from the itakes. One mile and a-h&Jf. Nomination \*/z soy, ; acceptance, 1 soy. 4— WINDERMERE HANDICAP, of 25 SOYS ; the second hose to receive 5 «ovs from the stakes. District horses only. Three quatters of a mile. Nomination, 15s ; acceptance, ios. 5— Novel Race, of 25 soys. The winner to be sold by auction immediately after the race, and (he whole of the proceeds to go to the funds of the Club. Weight Bst, any overweight to be declared. Half a mile- Entry ios. 6— -Spring Handicap, of 30 sovs ; the secon ' horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes; Winner of Ashburton Cup to carry 71b ptnalty. Ont mile. Nomination 1 soy ; acceptance, ios. 7— District Welter Handicap, of a$ soys ; the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes. District horses only. One mile and a quarter. Nomination, 15s ; acceptance, ios. Second Day. 1— County Hurdle Race Handicap, of I 35 soys ; the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes. District horses only. One mile and a half. Over 6 flights of hurdles about 3ft! 6in; h : gh. Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, 15s. 2— Ashburton Racing Club Handicap, of 50 soys ; the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes; One mile aad a quarter. Nomination, I soy; acceptance, 1 soy. 3— Disposal Stakes, of 30 soys} the winner to be sold by auction immediately after the race, and the whole of the proceeds to go to the funds of the Club. Weight, Bst, any [overweight to be declared. Three quarters of a mile. Entry, ios. 4— Welter Handicap, of 35 sots \ the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes, Minimum weight, 9st. One mile and a half. Nomination, I sot ; acceptance, 15s. 5— -Trotting Handicap, of ao sovsj the second horse to receive 3 soys from the stakes. District horses only. Two miles. Nomination, ios; acceptance ios. 6— Flying Handicap, of 30 sotsj the second horse to receive 5 sots from tho stakes. Five furlongs, Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, ios. 7— County Plate Handicap, of 30 sots ; the second horse to receive 5 soys from I the stakes. District horses only. . One I mile. Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, ios. RULES ANP REGULATIONS. 1. The meeting will be held under the Rules of Racing; the Trotting Race under the Rules of the Canterbury Trotting Association. 2. No entry will be received except on the conditions that all claims, disputes, and objections arising out of the racing shall be decided by the Stewards or whom they may appoint. Their decision on all points connected with the carrying out of this programme shall be final. 3. A district horse shall mean any horse that has been commonly resident m the district between the rivers Selwyn and Opihi, from July 20th, 1889, and up to the date of the meeting, and owned by a person who has resided m the said district during the same period. 4. Five per cent will be deducted from the gross of all moneys payable m accordance with this programme for the expenses of the course. 5. All nomination and acceptance fees to go to the funds of the Club. NOMINATIONS. " Nominations for all Handicaps, including the Trotting Race, accotnpanied by fee, name, age, description, andperfotmances of horse, and colors of rider must be m writing and m the hands of the Secretary, Commercial Hotel, Aibburton, not later than 9 p.m. On Saturday, September 28th, 1889. HANDICAPS. 1 Handicaps for the first day's races and the Trotting Race will be published on or about 1 October 7th, Handicaps for the second day's I races will be published at or about 8 o'clock m the evening of the first day's racing, ACCEPTANCES AND ENTRIES, Acceptances for the first day's Handicaps and Entries for the Maiden Plate and Novel Race must be m the hands of the Secretary not later than 9 p.ni, on Monday. October 14th. 1889. Acceptances for the second day's handicaps and Entries for the Disposal Stakes it 10 o'clock m the evening of the first day's races, G. BISSBT, B*l3l Secretary!
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Page 3 Advertisements Column 3, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2205, 21 August 1889
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