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'At the meeting of (lie North Ccinterbury Board of Education on Thursday the mr epector reported that the Fendalton School Committee were infringing the Education Act by allowing religious instruction to be given to die senior classes from 9 am. to 9.30 ยป.m. The committee contended that as four hours' secular instruction was. given during the day, the Act was not infringed. The Board, however, considered that infringment waa taking place. There is now to be seen in the shop window of Messrs J. Scaly and Co., East street, a collection of apples showing some of the sorts grown at the nurseries, Riverbank, that will repay inspection by any one who contemplates planting fruit plants. There are upwards of fifty different kinds shown, all valuable, long keeping sorts. For size, color, and general excellence they are by far the finest that have been shown in Ashburton tfcw wason (Aclvt.;

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 1, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2446, 20 June 1890

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2446, 20 June 1890