News in Brief
The Taylor-Carrington Company will occupy the boards at the Oddfellows' Hall to-night with the sensational play " la she Guiltless!"
The Land Commission has concluded its labours, ;ind handod it j roport to the Govornor.
The Ashbur'iO'i Guards' annual ball will be held in the Oddfellows' Hall on Wednesday, July 19tb.
The N.Z. Farmers' Co-op Association have sulphurised raspberries for jam-making in sfcock.
A severe shcck of earthquake, preceded by a slight tremor, was felt in Napier at three o'clock yesterday. Ifc was followed forty minutes Inter by another sharp sboG 1!.
Messrs Oates, Lowry are fully engaged enamelling and plating bicycles at reduced price?. They notify that they are very reasonable in all their charges.
To-morrow (Wednesday), as previously advertised, ivleasra Friedlander Bros., Ltd., in conjunction with Mr David Thomas, will conduct a clearing sale at Winchmore, of sheep, horses, cattle, etc., on account of Mr George Robertson.
On Friday evening next the bachelors of Mayfield and Ruapnna will hold their Ball in Mr Murdoch's woolshed. Arrangements are well in hand, and the floor is in excellent order.
Inquiries have been received at Invercargill from (Sydney for large quantities of oats, presumably for the East, and the merchants have quoted Is 9£d. At^ the same time they only offer farmers Is ud to Is 6d.
Messrs Friedlander Bros., Ltd., will offer at their Wfst Street sale rooms, on Saturday next, 15th July, on account of Mr Gh J. F. Lublow, his 188 acre farm at Winehmore, residence at Tinwald, and half acre section at the corner of East and Oass Streets.
The "jsTorth Ofcago Times" says an Oamaru resident bas received a case legibly addressed to him which had been shipped from a South American port nine years previously. Ifc is supposed that it had made several trips to England and back before ifc found its way into a bond in Dunedin, where it lay for six years.
We are still selling far below any firm in Ashburton. Sugar, 561b bag, lls 8d ; Currants; 3£d lb ; Sultanas, 4d lb; Electric Candles, 5d lb; Colonial Wax Candles 6d lb; Flonr, 2001b 16s 6d, 1001b 8s 9d, 501b 4s 6d, 251b 2s 3d; Sand Soap, 4 cakes for Is; Sago, l£dlb, 121b for Is4d; Rice, lfd lb, 561b bag 7s lOd; Corn Flour, 4pkts foij Is; Kerosene, 7s 6d per case, 3s 9d per tin. Discount tickets given with all cash purchases.—John Orb & Co. 6 0
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6618, 11 July 1905
News in Brief Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6618, 11 July 1905
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