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V»; OUNT SO2SURB. & MEiTHVHN &!. ROYAL HAH, OOAOH. On indßfte* Januarj lit, 1885, tha^i.ed vrill .an a Ooaoh eaoh Monday, Wednesday and Saturday, starting at cccn ?_o_a Hood's .Hotel, Mount Somen, "oeSpslngbuinand Alford forest, there --onnncttrig with Boil's Coach from Methven .-Lc_u!u;j awne avaalng. Fures— Spring. arum, S_. 7a.ara 7 3s j Ai! ovd Fb.e_t, * ■•a.r-rn, '<>, ■ **-■' T. HIX. BU_IUARI)„3 , , IODIDE OJ? IRON PU T d ft PPF.OVED by the Academy of Madiirine /:iL oi B>,ria, are specially rot ommended by tho Medical Celebrities of the World lor Sarc.ala {Tnzaora, King's Evil, oto), tWeialj *.ftga. of Consumption, Oonotitßtioaal Weals* now, Poorness of Blood, and for stimulating aad regulating ifc3 periodio coarao. Nose genuine uai&sa -ignotl «■ Bl^uoard, 40, rae Bonaparte, Paris. ' Sold by Druggist. nnd Ohcmufc throughout; tho O-loivt _. -~ , ' , . Sporting SPRING MEETING-. IIDISMY MD THISDA. OCTOBER i6th AKp 17TH, 1889 President— E, G. Wright. Vice-Prbsi-dent— John Grigg. Judge — M. Stitt. Stewards— M. Stitt, C. W. Purnell, D. Thomas, E. G. Crisp, W. B. Denshire' Hugo Fried'ander, J. C. N. Grigg. T_ Leahy, W. Lyttelton, E. Saunders. Treasurer— D. Thomas.' Clerk of Scales —R. Friedlander.' Clerk OF Course— A. Hewson. Handicappers— E. G. Crisp, W. B. Denshire, and T Leahy. Startir— D, Thomas. First Race each d-.y to start at I p.mV? PROGRAMME First Day. 1 — Handicap Hurdle Race, of 40 sovs,the second horse to receive 5 sqys from the stakes. >• Two miles. Over eight flights of hurdles, about 3ft 6in high. Nomination, 1 soy; acceptance, 1 soy. 2 — Maiden Plate, of 20 soys. For district horses, three years o"d and upwards, which have never won an advertised . race. Weight for age. One mile. Entry I soy, s— Ashburton Cup Handicap, of 70 soys; the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes. One mile and a-half* Nomination i]_ soy, ; acceptance, X soy. 4— W'indfrmere Handicap, of 25 soys ; the seccncl horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes. Distric' horses only. Three qaaiters of a mile. Nomination, 15s s acceplance, ios. s— Novel Race, of 25 soys. The winner to be sol 1 by auction immediately after tbe race, and the whole of the proceeds to go to the funds of the Club. Weight _st, any overweight to be declared. Haifa mile. Entry ios. 6 — Spring Handicap, of 30 soys ; the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes; Winner of Ashbuiton Cup to carry ylh penalty, One mile. Nomination I soy aceptance, ios. 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 j acceptance, ios. Second Day. £— County Hurdle Race Handicap, ol 35 soys j the second horse to receive J 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, o! 50 soys ; the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes; One mile and a- quarter. Nomination, I sovj ac*ceptance, I soy. 3— Disposal Stakes, of 30 sovsj the winner to be sold by auction immediately after the race, and the whole ofthe proceeds to go to the funds of ihe Club, Weight, B>t, any overweight to be declared. . Three quarters of a mile, Entry, ios. 4 __Welter Handicap, of 35 soys; the second horse to receive 5 soys fiom the stakes. Minimum weight, gst, One mi!e and a half. Nomination! I sov^ acceptance, 15s. 5 — Flying Handicap, of 30 sovsj the second ho_se to receive 5 sots from the stakes. Five furlongs. Nomination, 1 soy ; acceptance, ios. 6— County Plate Handicap, of 30 soys ; the second horse to receive 5 soys from the stakes. District horses only. One mile. Nomination, 1 soy j acceptance, ios. The Committee reserve tberight to add &- Consolation or other race, conditions to be m accordance with the Rules of Racing. RULES AND REGULATIONS. 1. The meeting will be held under thifi Rules of Racing. 2. No entry will be received except on the conditions that all claims, disputes, and objections arising out ofthe racing shall be decided by the Stewards or whom they may appoint. Ther decision on all points coa 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, nv>m July 20th, 1889, and up to the date ol the meeting, and owned by a person who has resided m the said district during the sam? period. 4. Five per cent will be deducted from the gross of all moieys 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, accoiif tamed by fee, name, age, description, and ferwtMancis of horse, and colors of rider must be m writing and m the hands of the Secretary, Commercial Hote l , Ashburton, not Inter than 9 p.m. on Saturday, September 28th, 18 9HANDICAPS. Handicaps for the first day's races will be published on or about Oc'ober 7th, Handicaps for the second day's races will be pubI lished at or about 8 o'clock the evening of the J first ay's racing, ACCEPTANCES AMD ENTRIES, Acceptances for the first day's Handicap and Entries for the Maiden Plate and Nove Race must be m tbe hands of the Secretary not b.t.r than 9 p.m. on Saturday, October ) 1 2th. 1 8 ,. Acceptances for the second day's ) handicaps and Entries lor the Disposal Stake * -tt 1 j 0 cl<?ck m the evening of the first aay a races> ' f G. BISSBT, § JU Seoietw^ I ■■'■

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 7, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2231, 20 September 1889

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