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STUD. TO STAND THE SEASON AT GREHAN VALLEY, AKAKOA. SCOTLAND LAD is a dark bay colt. Eire Mao Alpine, dam Blossom: bred , McAlpine, by Mac Arthur, dam Minnie, Minnie sire Crown Prince, g dam Hawthorn sira Young Banker, gg dam Lily sire Duke of Buccleuah, ggg dam L%hs of Gowrie sire Sir Benjamin, gguig dam Blossom sire Matchless, ggggg dam Blossom sire Black Champion. . Macarthur, bred by Mr L. Dugdale, Springfield, Myriong, Viotoria. Mcfirthur's sire Macbride (2987), bred by A.'Montgomery, Esq., Castle Douglas, winnar of first prizes at the Kilir.arnock and G!a?gow Shows, and numerous first prizes in Victoria. Mao j arthur's sire McGregor (1487), one of the ehamgion«breeding stallions in Scotland, and brother to the famous Flashwood. Mac arthur's gg sire Darnley (222), the champion horse of his day in Scotland. (See Scottish stud book for further particulars) Mac urthur's dam Maggie Bell, by Tasman, by I Victor, winner of 36 first and champion I prizee; g dam Maggie 111, by Pride of Scotland (imp ), gg dam Maggio by Coohrane Cljde (imp.), ggg datn Jane by Dick's Black Chami ion. Macarthur has been exhibited iju tirriKß, has gained 32 first and champion priz3.«, 2 seconds and 1 third, all as a four year r>Ul and under—a record unbeaten by uny in the colonies, Ho is closely related tv the most fashionable breed of draught horses in the world. The full brother to li ; a grand sire Flashwood was recently-sold at the unprecedented price of 3000 guineas. Macalpine's dam Mnnie, by the celebrated Crown Prince, wa3 shown three times, and each time was .only beaten by her own stable companion, Princess, a mare that haa been first wherever shown. A glance at her pedigree, fliven above, will show that ehe comes from a lnng line of first class horses, runniDg back to the cele , brated Lass of Gowrie, one of the best mares that ever oame to New Zealand. Blossom, sire Viotor, g dam Bonny, sire I Prince Charlie, gg dam Gip sire Napoleon, ggg dam Gip sire Black Prince, gggg dam Gip sire Canterbury, -ggggg dam imported j from Sydney. Blossom took first prize tit i the Christchurcb Show as a filly. Victor, bred by Meears Dawson, Southland, is by Conqueror, dam the champion mare Diamond imported from Tasmania, by Thumper imp. from Scotland. Victor was showD ns a i yearling. He gained fi st prize in the Seuth ! land A. and P. Association's Show, As a 2 ! year old he gained first prize at Southland j add Dunedin Shows in 1879 first at Ashburton, in 1880 second at Leeston also at Christ' [ church, in 1881 second at Lceston, in 1882 i second at Leeston and Christchuroh, in 1884 j first at L<c ton in {1884 first and champion { TERMS—£3 33 guarantee, and £2 2s for I the season. Groomage fee ss, payable at first service. All mares sold or exchaanped held as in foal, J. SERGIEON, Owner. TO bTAND AT AKAROA fiUIA DILLON 2.17, by Barb'd Dillon, imp,, dam Gra'a nette, imp). TERMS—Season, 3£gs.; Guarantee, 5g3. ETIENNE E. LeLIEVRE.

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 2, Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 3448, 30 October 1914

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 2 Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 3448, 30 October 1914