Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.

A PARLIAMENTARY STEEPLECHASE.

TO THE EDITOR. Sir,—With a view to an entente cordiak between town and country, would it be out of place to suggest this, on the lines of the one recently ridden by members of the British Parliament ? ft would be a fitting finale to the annnal show. The undermentioned horses may be entered and their riders chosen by ballot: Casparini, Ofcago Central, Home Ruler, Blatant Tongue, Salvationist, Log Roller, Stonewaller, etc., etc. Characteristic jockey costume to be insisted upon, and the stakes divided amongst indigent harbor boards.—l am, etc., PICSKIN. Dunedin, July 27. P.S.—The Forbury would be an excellent course for a concluding Otngo free fight.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/ESD18890727.2.24.2

Bibliographic details

A PARLIAMENTARY STEEPLECHASE., Issue 7970, 27 July 1889

Word Count
109

A PARLIAMENTARY STEEPLECHASE. Issue 7970, 27 July 1889

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.

Working