,-.,.._,-., , ,-^-_-__, sA/rOUNT. SOMURS & METHVEN ill ROYAL MAIL OOAOH. On and after January lrt, 1885, tht _ndeiß.gi.ed will ran a Ooaoh eaoh Menday, Wednesday and Saturday, ataiiine at nooc from Hood's Hotol, Mount Soman. for Sprlngburn and Alford Foieat, than .onneoting with Duff's Ooaoh from Methvea .'aturning same evening. Ifarei— Spiing. bu_n, Bs, r/etu-n, 3s; Alfopd Foiart.*?* retctn, 6b. ■ . . , V 4 * _87 .' T. HDC , BLA^OAKD'S ■ IODIDE OF IRON pjT T Q APPROVED by the Aosdemy of .MwUclne _. „«f. Pwis, are opeciaUy retomr-endedf by the Medical Celebrities of the World ltep Smofala (Tumors, Kl_g*s JSvil/ e„^F-_S stages of Oonsumption, Oonstitstional Wa*£» ness, Poorness of Blood, and for etimulattac and regulating ita periodio coarse. ZftS geußine anlesu signed " BJaneard, 40, raeßaiaparte,Pans,' ■■*■■-' T"T _ üBOu BO , 1 ? & . Dn «»Bi- t « ~d Vhemiit throairaast the Oolomes,. _ Sporting r .■■_.... —■■„■-■■ , ■ „m . i ... wnia ASHBDRTON MCM CMS, SPUING M3EETIN6. OCTOBER i6t"h and 17TH, 1889 President— E. G. Wright. Vice-Presi-dent— John Grigg. ■ Judge— M. Stitt, Stewards— M. Stitt, C. W. Purnell, D, Thomas, E. G. Crisp, W. 8.. Denshire Hugo Friedlander, J. C. N. Grigg, JT, Leahy, W. Lytfelton, E. Saundera. Treasurer— D. Thomas. Clerk" or Scales — R, Friedlander. . CLERK, ,, or COURBE---A. Hewson. HANDICAPPEIS--E. G. Crisp, W. B. Denshire, and T Leahy, Starter— D. Thomas. First Race each day to start at t pun* PROGRAMME First Day. , 1— Handicap Hurdle Race, of 40 soysiihe second horse to receive 5 sov* froh-itho stakes. Two miles. Over eight flight* of hurdles, about 3ft 6in high. I'Ntß-K nation, 1 sov; acceptance,.! sov. 2— 'Maiden 2 Plate,< of ao sovs. For district horses, three years o'd and upward-, which have never won an advertised race. Weight for. age. 'One mile. Entry I sov, 3— Ashburton Cup Handicap, of 70 sots j the second horse to receive 5 sovs from the stakes. One mile and a-half. Nomination 1% sov,; acceptance, t sov. '..'..» 4— Windermere Handicap, of 25 sovs j the second horse to receive 5 sovs from tha stakes. District horses only. Three quarters of a mile. Nomination, 15s ; I acceptance, ios. s— Novel Race, of 25 sovs. The winner to be sold by auction immediately after I the race, and the whole of rhe proceeds I to go to the funds of the Club. Weight _"st, any overweight to be declared. I Half a mile- Entry ios. 6— Spring Handicap, of 30 sovs ; the second horse to receive 5 sovs from the stakes; Winner of Ashburton Cup to carry 7lh penalty. One mile. Nomination 1 so? acceptance, 10s. 7— District Welter Handicap, of {25 sovs ; the second horse to receive 5 sovs from the stakes. District horses only One mile and a quarter. Nomination 15s ; acceptance, 10s. Second Day. 1— County Hurdle Race Handicap, ol 35 sovs ; the second horse to receive 5 I sovs from the stakes. District horses only. One mile and a half. Over 6 flights of hurdles about 3ft('_in; high, JS'omination, 1 sov ; acceptance, 15s. 2— Ashburton Racing Club Handicap, ot 50 sovs ; the second horse to receive 5 sovs from the stakes; One mile and a quarter. Nomination, I sov ; acceptance, 1 sov. 3— Disposal Stakes, of 30 sovs} the winner to be sold by auction immedia. tely after the race, and the whole of the proceedo to go to the funds of ihe Club. Weight, Bst, any overweight to bg declared. Three quarters of a mile. Entry, ios. 4— Welter Handicap, of 35 • sovs ; the second horse to receive 5 sovs froa_ the stakes. Minimum weight, Oat. One mile and a half. Nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, 15s. 5— Flying Handicap, of 30 sovs; the second horse to receive 5 sovs from th« stakes. Five furlongs. Nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, ios. 6— County Plate Handicap, of 30 sots ) the second horse to receive 5. soys froda the stakes. District horses only. One mile. Nomination, 1 sov ; acceptance, ios. The Committee reserve the right to add *\ Consolation or other race, conditions to he in accordance with the Rules of Racing. RULES AND REGULATIONS. 1. The meeting will be held under tht Rules of Racing. 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 of this programme shall be final. 3. A district horse shall mean any horse that has been commonly resident in the district between the rivers Selwyn and Opihi, from July 20th, 1889, and up to the date of the meeting, aud owned by a person who has resided in the said district during thesam-* period. 4. Five per cent will be deducted from the gross of all moneys payable in accordance with this programme for the expenses of the course. 5. All nomination and acceptance fees to go to the funds ef the Club. NOMINATIONS. Nominations for all Handicaps, etccotif panied (>y fee, name, age, description^ and per/o? maiiccs of horse, and colors of rider must be in writing and in the hands of the Secretary, Commercial Hotel, Ashburton, not later than 9 pm. on Saturday, Septemhet 28th, 18:59. i HANDICAPS. Handicaps for the first day's races will be published on or about October 7th. Handicaps for tbe second day's races wiU bs published at or about 8 o'clock the evening 01 tho first ay's racing, ACCEPTANCES AND ENTRIES, Acceptances for the first day's Handicap and Entries for the Maiden Plate and Nor t Race must be in the hands of the Secretary Inot later than 9 p.m. on Saturday, Octobet 12th. ISB3. Acceptances fur the second day***' handicaps and Entries for the Disposal Stakf -it 10 o'clock in the evening of the first oaf races ~ G. BISSET, K*i Sccrttsm

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 7 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2228, 17 September 1889

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