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155, PKNCHUHCIL STREET, . \ > LONDON,.-IS:.C. " j y~"~~' VERY tlefcript ifn of fttock Exchange! J business transacted at current! market prices. Speculative Accounts opened from 1 .per cent coyer with un-jl limited profit, and strictly- limited liability,! thus a client may buy, say £1000 Brigh- 1 ton A's at say 150, should the stock ad-; vance to 155 and be sold, ho wonld make £50 profit, but on the other hand should the stock decline to 149, his only loss could be the £10 deposited. By carefully watching the 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; and" £ ..Wi Stock " """TSHBURiu^^uTllblAN ' DUNEDIN AGENCY II TR R T WHEELER, Staffer Street, Dunedin, has been appointed our Agent, and will be able to arrange term with advertisers for contract advertise monts*

B A X A I A ■; ANNUAL SPORTS & RACES. (Approved by Canterbury Jockey Club and New Zealand Trotting Association.) /.■ To be held m the Domain, on • BOXING DAY, FRIDAY, DECEMBER 26th, 180 ft President—D. G. Holmes. Vice-Presidents —T. E. Upton, E. S. Coster, W. L. Allan, and W. M. Lyttelton. Judge—W. U. Lyttelton. Starter of Horse "Races—l?. E. Upton. Clerk of the . Courso—R. Kemp. Clerk of the Scales—T. Dowling. Judges of Athletics—W. L. Allan, E. It,, Hughes, .Eiud «j. Kemp. Starters (ff Athletics—C. A. C. Hardy, arid R. Story. Treasurer—W. B. Dixon. Secretary — L. Oxiey. Stewards—C. A C. Hardy, H. Primmer, J. Kemp, A. Rowntree, J. Wilkinson, A. Makcig, and W. Hood. ttDTjL&JsTjR, AGES. I First Race to start at 12 o'clock. 1. Hoedle Race, of 10 soys. Over six flights of hurdles, 3ft 6in high, and two brush jumps; second'horse to receive jl soy from the stake. About two miles. Entrance, 10s. To start at 12 o'clock noon. I 2. Flying Stakes, of 7 soys. About f-mile. Second horse to receive 1 soy from tl}e stake. Entrance, 7s. To start at 1 p.m. 3. Lames' Pukse, of 10 soys. About If mile. fSecond horse to receive 1 soy from the stake. Entrance, 10b. To be entered by ladies. To start at,2 p.m. ; 4. Handicap .Saddle Tkot (distaoce behiad scratch) of 10 soys. About thr^e miles. Horses breaking must p\tll' immediately and go, and trot to the satisfaction of the Stewards, or be disqualified. Second horse to receive 1 soy from tl|e stake. Nomination, 7s 6d ; icceptanc*. 2s 6d. To start at 3 p.m. i 5. Farmers' Plam, of lv soys. About \l irile and a half. Second horse to rtceive 1 soy from the stake. Entrancte, 10s. To start at 3.40 p.m. ; 6. Hurrt Scurry, a sweepstake of l()s each, with 1 soy added. Once round the course. Catch weiphts. No winner of any of the above events allowed to start. Post entries. To start at is.<ib p.m.

RULES. 1. The Meeting will be held under the rules of racing. ' 2. All events to be confined to the South Rakaia and Mount Hut fc Road Boird Districts, and six. miles north of the Rakaia river, and ten miles west and five miles east of the railway line. 3. Weights for all races except otherwise specified—lOst for three-year-olds, list for foiir-yeai-olds, and list 71b for 5, 6, and aged. \ 4. No horse that has won more than £10 m one event will be allowed to compete m any race. o. The races are open to, any horse commonly resident m the prescribed district from the Ist October, 1890, and owned fey a person who has resided m the said; district during the sameperiod. * ■ 6. Nominations for the Saddle Trot with fee of 7s 6d each, age, description, and performance of the horse, must be deposited with the Secretary at Rakaia, not later than 8 p.m. on Saturday, December 6th, 1890. Acceptances and general entries, together with fees, by 8 p.m. on Saturday, December 13th. , In all cases the namesj fees, colors, and ages of horses, and colors of riders must accompany nominations. 7. All protests must be given m writing to the Secretary within thirty minutes after the race has been run, together with the sum of £1, which shall be fOi felted if, m the opinion of the Stewards, the protest is frivolous. 8. No entry will be received unless all the above conditions are complied with, and on the condition that all disputes, claims, and objections arising out of the racing shall' be decided by the Stewards or whom they may appoint. Their decision on all points to be final. The Stewards reserve the right to hold over the stake until satisfied that the qualification of entry is correct and the onus of proof shall lie with the owner. Also to postpone the races if necessary through wefc weather. 9. The winner of any flat race, competing m other events; will be required to carry a penalty of 71bs. 10. Any prize not claimed within seven days from the day of the races will be forfeited and go to the funds. 11. All rac,es will be ..starfco,! fpxtnctually at the advertised hour. .A-TIILEttIC SPORTS. , To commence, at 10.30 punctually. ; .1. Men's lOOyds Race (handicap), Ist prize: L2, 2nd prize Ll. • 2. Boys' Race (under 15 yearns) 200 yds (handicap), Ist prize 10s, 2nd prize ss, 3rd prize 2s 6d. Entrance free. 3. Men's 440 yds Race (handicap), Ist prize L 2, 2nd prize Ll. 4. Single Women's Race lOOyds (handicap), Entrance free. Ist prize Ll, 2nd prize 10s. 5. Men's Hurdle. Race 200 yds, (handicap) over 10 flights of hurdles, 3ft high, 'Ist prize L 2, 2nd prize LI. 6. Girls' Race (under 14 years) lOOyds (handicap). Entrance free. Ist prize 10s, 2nd prize ss, 3rd prize 2s 6d. 7. Men's Mile Race (handicap), Ist prize Ll 10s, 2nd prize Ll. 8. Married Women's Race 50yds (handicap). Entrance free. lafc prize LI, 2nd prize 10s. v 9. Sack Race lOOyds, Ist prize Ll, 2nd prize 10s. i 10. Consolation Race 100 yds. Entrknce free. Ist prize LI. R U L E S. ■ I—Entrancel—Entrance fees for all events, not otherwise specified, 2s 6d each. 2—All events confined to the same district as'for horse races. 3—No second prize will be given unless three or more compete. 4-^-The Stewards reserve the right to alter the order of events. , ; Nominations for Men's lOOyds, 400 yds, ■ mile pace, hurdle and sank races, must be lodged with the Secretary, before 8 p.rii. on SATURDAY, 13th December. All other events post entry. ; '\ Admission to Ground—ls for each adult, and Is for each horse, competing .or otherwise. The Burnhani Brass Band will play during the day. Refreshments and other amusements on the ground. No games of chance permitted. A BALL will he held m the evening m the Rakaia Tbwn H^U-rpanping to commence at' 9 p.m. "■ Admission;' Gentlemen, 2s 6d ; Ladies, Free, Chiidren not admitted. i 0 183 AURJSNOE OXLEY, Secretary.

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 2, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2561, 4 November 1890

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