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STUD. TO STAND THE SEASON AT GREHAN VALLEY, AKAKOA. SCOTLAND LAD SCOTLAND LAD is a dark bay colt. Bire Mac Alpine, dam Blo^om: bred , McAlpine, by Mac Arthur, dam Minnie, Minnio sire Crown Prinos, g 6am Hawihorn sire Young Banker, gg dam Lily sire Duke of Buceleueh, g?g dam Lavs of Gowrie s're Sir Benjamin, ggsfi dam Blossom sire Match' less, gggfig dam Blossom siru Black Champion. ' Macavtliur. bred by" Mr L. Dugdale, Spiingfisld, Myriong, Victoria. McArthur's sire Macbride (2987), bred by A, Montgomery, Esq., Castle Douglas, winnar of first prizes at the Kilmarnock arid Glasgow Shows, and numerous first prizes in Victoria. Maoarthur's eire McGregor (1487), ono of the chamgion breeding stallions in Scotland, and brother to the famous Flashwood, Mr.c arthur's gg aire Darnley (222), tha champion horse of his day in Scotland. (See Scottish stud book for further particulars) Maoarihur's dam Maggie- Bell, by Tasinan, by Victor, winner of 36 first snd champion prizes; g dam Maggie 111, by Pride of Scotland (imp ), gg dam Maggie by Cochrane Clyde (imp.), ggg dam Jane by Dick's Black Cham; ion. Macarthur has been exhibited 35 timop, haa gained 32 first end champion priZi- , , 2 seconds and 1 third, all us a four year old and under—a record unbeaten by uny horse in the colonies. Ha is closely related to the most fashionable breed of draught horses in tha world. The full brother to h ! s grand sire Flashwood was recently sold at the unprecedented price of 0000 guineas. Macalpine'e dam M nnie, by the celebruted Crown Prince, wa3 shown three times, and each time was only beaten by her own stable companion, Princess, a mare that has been first wherever shown. A glance at her pedigree, given above, will show that she comes from along line of first class horses, running back to the celebrated Lasß of Gowrie, one of the best mares that ever came to New Zealand, Blossom, sire Victor, g dam Bonny, sire Prince Charlie, gg dam Gip sire Napoleon, gKg dam Gip sire Black Prince, gggg dam Gip sire Canttrbury, ggggg dam imported j from Sydney. Biosaom took first prizi tt • j the Christchurcb Show as a filly. Victor, 1 bred by Messrs Dawson, Southland, is by * i Conqueror, dam the champion mare D>u a I mond imported from Tasmania, by Thumper I imp. fiom Scotland, Victor was shown as a ' yearling, fie gained fiSt prizain the Suith land A. and P. Association's Show, As a 2 , year old he gained first prize at Southland and Dunedin Shows in 1879 first at Ashburi ton, in JBBO second at Leeston also at Christ' church, in 1881 second at Leeston, in 1882 - second at Leeston and Christchnrch, in 1884 i first at L;c ton in JIBB4 firat and champion I TERMS— £3 3s guarantee, and £2 2a for 3 J the season. Groomage' fee 5.3, payable at 1 first service. All mares sold or exehaanf ed held as in foal. , I ■ „ J. SEKGISON, Owner. TO STAND AT AKAROA ' ! hum DiLLOiy ! 2.17, by % Harold Dillon, imp., dam G aia nette, imp) j TERMS—Sea3on, 3Jgs.; Guarantee, 5g9. ETIENNE E. LeLIEVBE.

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 2, Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 3448, 28 October 1914

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 2 Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 3448, 28 October 1914