An inquest was held to-day on the remains found at Pahiatua. The remains were identified as those of C. H. Weber, and a verdict of death from exposure while lost m the busk Iras returned. The Mission Services now being conducted m the Oddfellows' Hall by Mr Spurgeon were commenced on Sunday, when m spite of the bad weather there was a fair attendance. Last evening he delivered an earnest and forcible address on Repentance and Faith, and this evening will speak on Conversion. The servicss will be continued on Wednesday and Thursday evenings, and on next Sunday morning and evening. On the following Tuesday Mr Spurgeon proposes to deliver a lecture on :| John Ploughman," if suitable arrangements can be made for obtaining a lime light apparatus. It will be m the recollection of the public that my collection of apples shown m Mr Clayton's shop m East street, being sixty-six varieties, and also those which took two first awards at the Dunedin Exhibition and various other places, was pronounced to be the largest and best ever shown m the Ashburton county. I would draw their attenion my advertisement elsewhere. As only work on blight-proof stocks than which no other stocks can be relied upon, the roots o my apple trees do not require to be washed before sending out. James Porter, nurseryman, Allenton.— Advt, There is now to be seen m 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 Avho 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 m Ashburton his season,—(A FREDERICK SPENCER, Stock and Share Dealer, 155, FENCHURCH STREET, LONDON, E.C. Tjl VERY description of Stock Exchange JQj business transacted at current market prices. Speculative Accounts opened from 1 per cent cover with unlimited profit, and strictly limited liability, thus a client may buy, say £1000 Brighton A's at say 150, should the stock advance to 155 and be sold, he wonld make £50 profit, but on the o.her hand should the stock decline to 149, his only loss could be the £10 deposited. By carefully watching th© markets considerable profits can be made ; m many cases Operators who followed my advices have netted £50 profit on an outlay of £10 m a few days. £10 commands £1000 Stock £20 „ £2000 „ £30 £3<^Q THE COMPLETE WIRE STRETCHER Circulars free. BAJSMAN, MANUFACTURER The PHILADELPHIA NOVELTY MANUFACTURING COMPANY., 1422, 1424, 1426, Callowhil! Street, Philadelphia P.A., U.S.A. (incorporated) New York O'ffica, No. 32 Howard Street, New York City. Ashburton, sth August,. 1890. Dr. Kureem Bux. '» Sir, —Referring to a paragraph which appeared m last night's "Ashburton Guardian" reflecting upon yourself, I hereby disavow all imputations contained therein upon your professional capacity and personal character, and apologise to you for my share m their publication. Yours faithfully, W. T. WHITAKER. ;. Witness— CHAS. W. PURNELL, Solicitor, Ashburton.
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Page 3 Advertisements Column 1, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2483, 5 August 1890
Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2483, 5 August 1890
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