Shooting at Bisley.
N.Z. KOLAPORE CUP TEAM.
London, July 12
The New Zealanders selected to represent the colony at Bisley in the contest for the Kolapore Cup after six competitions at cup ranges are : — Irvine, aggregate 574, Browne and Milroy (New Zealand Champion) 570, Pearson 567, Wilkie 566, Franklin 565, Jack 563, Shaw 560, with Drummond and Craw as reserves. The possible aggregate was 630. Major Hughes, who is in command, expresses himself entirely satisfied with the team's practice.
Wellington, July 13
The Premier has received the following cablegram from Major Hughes:—ln yesterdays' (July 12) sweepstake competition Browne and Shaw (Auckland) each scored the possible at 500 yards, Parson (Timaru) and Jack (Christchurch) made 34 and 33 respectively at the 600 yards distance.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXI, Issue 6620, 13 July 1905
Shooting at Bisley. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXI, Issue 6620, 13 July 1905
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