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FAR REACHING. Try to, realise the danger of allowing I your bowels to become clogged. Nature has provided that all poisonous matter shall be expelled from the body, but when you are constipated these poisons aro absorbed into the blood. The results rang^e from Headache to serious organic diseases. Chamberlain's TabJets are the safest and best medicine for constipation. They effect permanent relief while violent purgatives only aggravate the trouble. A course of Chamberlain's Tablets will strengthen your bowels and gently stmulate them to perform their functions voluntarily;— Sold by all Chemists and Storekeepers.

New. Zealand Staff Officer's Record of His "Ford" Here is the record of a Ford Car used by a New Zealand Stall Officer whose name is familiar to every New Zealander: Mileage; 1914 ... 600 1915 ... 12.000 1916 ... 14,;500 1917 ... - 14,000 1918 ... 14, OO , To:nl~5:!;f0;)_ Crossed the Rlmut&kas 6SO Times without a stop or hitch of any ■kind, though journeys Wf re made at all hours, day and night, in all weathers. ' ■•: Analysis of Cost per Mile during 1913: A vernge petrol consumption; 20 miles to gallon purchased at war prices lijd.mile Cost of tyres per mile I.jd. „ Cost of repair, lubrication oils and grease ... lkd- » Cost of depreciation 20% p.a.; interest 5% p.;i. ; and insurance ... ;?d. „ Tctal cout per mile, in- ES^S eluding cost of car • • *?.??• »r Only Four "Stops"in Four Years Causes: (1) Want of oil on 'commutator —own fault. (2) Ran out Petrol. (3) Ran into a train at 25 miles p.h. (4) Differential troublebreakdown. In the last case, which occurred in the city, it was exactly 40 minutes from the time of breakdown to siarting again, arid during this forty minutes a complete rtew rear axle and differential w«* fitted. Proof of the absolute authenticity of '.his record will be given to any interested enquirer. ■ The Colonial Motor Co., Ltd. nd - Wellington - Timsini J. E. RULE, ABhburtor», Agent.

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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9589, 17 April 1919

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 2 Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9589, 17 April 1919