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Sporting : ; — -' ' 1 '" * ' ' 1 1 ~ - ■ ASHBORTON MCM CLUB, SPRING MEETING. THURSDAY^ FRIDAY OCTOBER 17TH and ißth, 1889 President— B. G. Wright. Vice-Presi. dent— John Grigg. Judge— M. Stitt. I Stewards— M. Stitt, C. W. Purnell, D. Thomas, B. G. Crisp, W. B. Denshire Hugo Friedlander, J. C. N. Grigg, T. I Leahy, W. Lyttelton, B. Saunders. Treasurer— D. Thomas. Clerk op Scales —R, Friedlander. Clerk os* j Course — A. Hewson. HAndicappers— J The Committee. Startar— D. Thomas, First Kace each diy to start at 1 p.m, PROGRAMME. First Day. i— Handicap Hurdle Race, of 40 sovs,tiie ' second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes. Two miles. Over eight flights of hurdles, about 3ft 6in high. Nomi. nation, 1 soy ; acceptance, 1 soy. 2— Maiden Plate, of 20 soys. . For district horses, three ye irs o'd and upwards, which have never won an advertised race. Weight for age. One mile. Entry 1 soy. 3— Ashburton Cup Handicap, of 70 soys; the seccnd horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes. , One mile and a-half. Nomination t% soy, ; acceptance, Z soy. 4— WinDhrmere Handicap, of 25 soys ; the second ho-se to receive 5 soys from the stakes. District horses only. Three quarters of a mile, Nomination, 15s; acceptance, ios. s— Novel Race, of 25 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. Half a mile- Entry ios. 6— Spring Handicap, of 30 soys ; the seconi horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes; Winner of Ashburton Cup to car/y 71b penalty. One mile. Nomination 1 soy ; acceptance, ios. 7— District Welter Handicap, of 25 soys ; the second horse to receive 5 sevs from the stakes. District horses only. One mile and a quarter. Nomination, 15s; acceptance, ios. Second Day. I— County Hurdle Race Handicap, ol 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: high. 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 and a quarter. Nomination, 1 soy; ac* ceptance, 1 soy. 3— Disposal Stakes, of 30 soys; the winner to be .old by auction immedia* tely 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 soys; the second hoise to receive 5 soys from the stakes. Minimum weight, gst. One mi'e and a half. Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, 15s. 5— Trotting Handicap, of 20 soys; the second horse to receive 3 soys from the stakes. District horses on'y. Two miles. Nomination, ios; acceptance ios. 6— Flying Handicap, of 30 soys*; the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes. Five furlongs. Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, ios. 7— County Plate Handicap, of 30 soys 5 the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes. District horses only. One mile. Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, ios. RULES AND REGULATIONS. 1. The meeting will be held under the i Rules of Racing; the Trotting Race iiuder. 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 con* nected with the carrying out ol 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 haa resided m the said district during the same period. 4. Five per cent will be deducted from the gross of all moneys payable iv 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, accompanied dy fee, name, age, description, and perjotmances of horse, and colors of rider must be m writing and m the hands of the Secretary, Commercial Hote', Aihburton, not later than 9 p.m. on Saturday, September 28th, 1889. HANDICAPS. Handicaps for the first day's races and the Trotting Race will be published on or about Oc'obcr 7th, Handicaps for the second day' races will be published at or about 8 o'clock the evening of the first day's racing, ACCEPTANCES AND ENTRIES, Acceptances for the first day's Handicap and Entries for the Maiden Pla t e and Novel Race must be m the hands of t he Secretary not lattr than 9 p,m, on Mon e day. Octobe 14th. ISB9. Acceptances for th second day* handicaps and En' lies for the D isposal Stake at 10 o'clock ii the evening ofche first day „. : G, WSSBT,

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 5, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2215, 2 September 1889

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 5 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2215, 2 September 1889

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