[ BOOTS, BOOTS, BO(|TS. THE GfBKAT ' BANKRUPm n ALTI . OF HIGH CLASS . -BOOTSZEALANDIA STOCJS. (LIjSHTBAND, ALLAN & 00.) AMOUNTING TO f £1322 17s 2d PUBOHASED BY ANDREW OBR Is now being SLAUGHTERED AT HIS OWN PREMISES, NEXT tfNION BANK. everyone Delighted with the Goods and Pleased with the Bargains; Grand assortment OF Fresh Goods. ANDREW QRR ■■■■ ■ : - '"• ■ ■■.'.i/i'. .- - ;_■;•" Sporting r\ r !"V ASHBDRTO»_MCIS6 CLDB t SPBIKTG MEETING. THURSDAY~"& FRIDAY OCTOBER 17TH and ißth, 1889 PRESIDENT— E. G«' Wright. •' VIc£PRBSI. dent— John Grigg. Judge— Mi. Stitt. Stewards— M. Stitt, C. W. Purnell, D. Thomas, E. G. Crisp, W. B. Denshire Hugo Friedlander, J. C. N. Grigg, T. Leahy, W. Lytteltoij, E. Saundere. Treasurer— D. Thomas. Clerk ok Scales —R. Friedlander. Clkrk of Course — A. Hewson. Handicappers—The Committee. Startir— D. Thomas. First Race each diy to start at I p.m, PROGRAMME First Day. 1 — Handicap Hurdle Race, of 40 sovs,the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes. Two miles. Over eight flights of hurdles, about 3ft 6in high. Nomination, i<sov; acceptance, 1 soy. ~ 2— Maiden Plate, of ao soys. For district horses, three years f- o'd/, and upwards, which have riever wdn an advertised race. Weight for age. One mile. Entry I soy. 3— Ashburton Cup Handicap, of 70 sovs; the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes. One mile and a-ha]f. Nomination \\i soy, ; acceptance, I soy. 4— WINDERMERK 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 3st, any overweight to be declared. Half a mile- Entry 10s. 6— Spring Handicap, of 3dsovs jthe^econd horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes; Winner of Ashburton Cup to carry 71b penalty. One mile. Nomination I soy acceptance, 105. "■' >, "' '-'■' 7 — District Welter Handicap, of £5 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. I—County Hurdle Race Handicap, of 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, I soy ; acceptance, 15s. a— 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 sold by auction^ immediately after the race, and the £hole of the proceed 3 to go to the funds ofihe Club, Weighty Bst, any overweight -to be declared. % Three quarters of 'a: .mile. Entry, 10s*. 4— Welter Handicap, of 35 soys; the second horse to receive 5 SOV3 frpm the stakes. Minimum weight, gsU One mile and a half. Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, 15s. 5— Trotting Handicap, of 20 soys; the second horse to receive 3 soys ft om the stakes. District horses only. Two miles. Nomination, 10s; acceptance 10s. 6— Flying Handicap, of 30 soys; $0 second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes. • Five furlongs. Nomination, 1 soy; acceptance, 103, 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, 106. RULES AND REGULATIONS. 1. The meeting will be held under the Rules of Racing; the Trotting Races tinder 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 thesam* period. ' • 4. Five per cent will be deducted from 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, accompanied by fee, natfie, age, description, andperjoti/iqnceso{hotsti,:sind colors of rider must bd m writing and m the hands of the Secretary, Commercial Hotel, Ashburton, not later than 9 p.m. On Saturday, September 28th, 1889. HANDICAPS. Handicaps for the first days races and the Trotting Race will be published on or about October 7th, Handicaps for the second da 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 Plate and Novel j Race must be m the hands of the Secretary not later than 9 p.m, on Mon day. Octobe 14th. 1889. Acceptances for the second day' handicaps and Entries for the D isposal Stake it 10 o'clock m the "veiling ofihe first VtGCft* ' ■ I SISSBT, w « 'h.■ ■ * W

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 6 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2220, 7 September 1889

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