A lamentable incident is reported by an exchange to have occured at Flemington. Just as Dreadnought landed a winnei- for the Australian Cup an elderly man was observed to drop dead on the course. He was identified as one Fox, a tile layer, who resided at Caulfield. He had backed the double of Churchill and Dreadnought for £200, and the excitement of winning was too much for him. He had been under the care of a doctor for an affection of the heart, and had been warned against exiting himself.
TO LET.—A comfortable furnished Bedroom, use of sitting room and piano. Board Optional.—Apply " Mail" Office. 4 45
CAPE Barley for Sale—ls 9d per Bushel. 4 44 J. C. N. GRIGG. rpENDERS are invited for building a JL House (near Valetta Railway Station) for Mr J. Coskerie. Plans and specifications can be seen at my office. Tenders close at 12 o'clock on SATURDAY, 12th inst. The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted. 4 46 R. BIRD, Architect.
THE UNION FIRE AND MARINE INSURANCE COMPANY, LIMITED. HEAD OFFICE, CHRISTCHURCH. Capital, £2,000,000. Paid up, £100,000. Reserve and Re-insurance Fund, £65,000. Directors:—Hon. J. T. Peacock, M.L.C., Chairman. 6. G. Stead Esq., Deputy Chairman, J. Anderson Esq., J. Paxmek Esq., P. CUNNINEHAM ESQ., H. E. WEBB ESQ., Hon. W. Reeves, M.L.C. General Manager, W. Devenish Mears, Offices, 172 Hereford St., Christchurch. Special Features : The only Institution < of the kind with its Head Office in Chrietchurch. Liberality in Settlement of Claims. Rates, the lowest current. Agent for Ashburton and District,— JOHNG. lIESTELL, WEST STREET. 4 43 "-"■"* SELLING OFF "~~ PREVIOUS TO STOCK-TAKING. BOOKS, Stationery, Fancy Goods, Music, etc., at Greatly Reduced Priceß, for Cash. N.Z. Jubilee Chronicle. : L. F. ANDREWES & CO. ' NOTICE. rpHE next Meeting of Master BlackJL smiths and Farriers will be held on TUESDAY Evening, April 8^ to commence 8 o'clock in Truckle's Prince Albert Dining Rooms, Wills Street. 3 184 " N O T I C E." THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of Members of the Ashburton Caledonian Society, will be held in the Lodge room of the Oddfellows' Hall, Ashburton, on SATURDAY, April the 12th inst., at 7.30 p.m., to receive Direotors' report and Balance Sheet, and to elect Officers for the ensuing year. T. SEALY, ' 4J42 Hon. Secretary. "" WAKANUrR'OADIBOARD: ANNUAL ELECTION. T HEREBY give Notice, in pursuance JL of the provisions of "The Road) Boards Apt," 1882," and amendments thereto, and "The Regulation of Local Elections Act, 1876," that' an ejection of ONE Person to fill the'vacancy in No, 2 Ward on the Board, and ONE Person to fill the vacancy in No. 3 Ward, caused by the retirement of Messrs George Coe and and William Strachan respectively, will be held at the Wakanui Schoolroom for No. 2 Ward, and the Newlands Schoolroom for No. 3 Ward, on WEDNESDAY May 7th, 1890. Nomination of Candidates must be made in the forms set forth in the Second Schedule of the last-mentioned Act, addressed;, or delivered to the Returning Officer' on or before noon on MONDAY, May sth, 188 ft, , ;;•, , _-. ; Nomination fornqs on ap.plica.tion. *' } E. J. FOOSKS,' f*9\ Returning Officer. '
Page 3 Advertisements Column 1, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XII, Issue 2393, 5 April 1890
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