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On Wednesday aftoruoon a pigeon shooting match took place m one of Mr Hunt's paddocki, Wakannl road. There wan a fair tttondanoe of spectators and the different sweepstakes resulted us follows f — Majpen Sweepstake of sj, five bVde each at 21yds rl;e. This ovont was won by R. Bird, There wore four entries. Handicap Sweep of 10j, five birds eflpb. Six entrlea. 0. Williams (35yda) Mllner (26yds) tied, with cljrht poinu each, ana divided tho stakes,

Handicap. Swjbep of s', three blrdß ea,eh ; Ifivo entries. A. Friaby won this event with live points. Williams and fifllnet divided ssoond money, 4. in eepitake of 2i f d iaob conoluded tbittfUroopn'Mpoift,

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PIGEON SHOOTING., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2218, 5 September 1889

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PIGEON SHOOTING. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2218, 5 September 1889

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