BOOTS, BOOTS, BOOm f JHE GBEAT BA KKE U P n C< ABEKUPiOALji OP HIGH CLASS -BOOTSZEALAInDIA STOCJK. (LIQBTBAND, ALLAN &QQ.) AM'JU&TING. TO; ;' £1322 17s 2d PURCHASED BY ANDREW OBR Is now beirg SLAUGHTERED AT HTS OWN PREMISES', NiXT UNION BANK. everyone Delighted with the Goods and Pleased witb the Bargains..: GRAND ASSORTMENT OF Fresh Goods. ANDREW ORR Sporting ashbdrton^racmTldb, SPBItfG MEETING. THURSDAY^ FRIDAY OCTOBER 17TH and ißth, 1889 President— E, G. Wright. Vich-Prksi. dent— John Grigg. Judge— M. Stitt. Stewards— M. Stitt, C. W. Purnell, D. Thomas, E. G. Crisp, W. B. Denshire' Hugo Friedlander, J, C. N. Grigg, T. Leahy, W. Lyttelton, E. Saunders. Treasurer— D. Thomas. Clerk of Scales —R. Friedlander. Clerk of Course — A. Hewson. Handicappers— The Committee. Startir— D, Thomas. First Race each d*y to start at 1 p.m, PROGRAMME First Day. I— Handicap Hurdle Race, of 40 sovs,the second horse to receive 5 sov3 from the stakes. Two miles. Over eight flights of hurdles, about 3ft 6in high. Nomi. nation, 1 soy; acceptance, I soy. 2— Maiden Plate, of 20 soys. For district horses, three yeirs o'd and upwards, which have never won an advertised race. Weight for age. One mile. Entry I soy. 3— Ashburton Cup Handicap, of 70 soys; the second horse to receive 5 spvs from the stakes. One mile and a-half. Nomination Ij£ soy, ; acceptance, X soy. 4— WINDERMERR HANDICAP, of 25 SOYS } the second horse to receive 5 soys from tha stakes. District horses only. Three quarters of a mile. Nomination, 15s ; acceptance, 10s. 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, Haifa mile- Entry 10s. 6— Spring Handicap,^ 30 soys ; the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes; Winner of Ashburton Cup to carry fib penalty. One mile. Nomination 1 soy ; acceptance, 10s. 7— District Welter Handicap, of 25 soys ; the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes. District horses only One mile and a quarter. Nomination, 15s ; acceptance, 10s, Second Day. 1— County Hurdle Race Handicap, of 35 soys j 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 j acceptance, 15s. 2— Ashburton Racing Club Handicap, of 50 soys ; the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes: One mile an<J a quarter. Nomination, 1 soy; ac« ceptance, I soy. 3— Disposal Stakes, of 30 soys; the winner to be sold 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, 103. 4— Welter Handicap, of 35 soys; the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes. Minimum weight, 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, iosj acceptance ies. 6— Flying Handicap, of 30 soys; the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes. Five furlongs, Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, 105. 7— County Plate Handicap, of 30 soys ; the second horse to receive 5 soys- from the stakes. District horses only. One mile. Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, 101. RULES AND REGULATIONS. 1. The meeting will be held under the Fules 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. The T r decision on all points con. nected 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 duriug the sanv» period. , : <■>■ 4. Five per cent will be deducted from v " gross of all moneys payable m accordance with this programme for the expenses ofthe course. ' . -• ■ • ■ : - 5. All nomination and acceptance fees to go to the funds of the Club. NOMINATIONS. • Nominations. for all Handicaps, including. ih« Trotting Race, accompanied by fee, name, age, description, and perjotmances of horse, and colors of rider must be m writing and m the hands of the Secretary, Commercial Hotel, Ashburton, not later than 0 p.m. on Saturday. September 28th, 1889. tt HANDICAPS. L Handicaps for the fist day's races and ihe Trotting Race will be published on or about Oc'ober 7th, Handicaps for the second day* races will bo 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 later than 9 p.m. on Mon day. Octobe 14th. l'? 83. Acceptances for th c second day* handicaps and En-iius r or the D isposal Stake *t io o'clock m. the evening ofthe first day \ ta , &BJSPT. "fit * I

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 7 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2216, 3 September 1889

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