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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 13 February, 1959. "The arrival of the teenage idol (Johnny Devlin) in Palmerston North this morning caused considerable interest. He was driven from the railway station around the Square in "Moriarty" an ancient car owned by nurses at the Palmerston North Hospital."

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2017N_2017-20_015113
Title
"Arrival of Teenage Idol" [Johnny Devlin]
Format
B&W negative
Held In
Other
Relation
2017-20
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection
Date
February 13, 1959

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Place
The Square, Palmerston North

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Taxonomy

Tags
cars,
celebrities,
music,
nurses,
old cars,
the square,
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