"No. 1. The Spectre - Being a Few Things Amusing and Otherwise about Palmerston... and Palmerstonians. By The Spirit. Illustrated by The Spook. Price Sixpence." This booklet includes a great deal of political satire about the Borough Council, alongside advertisements for local businesses and sketches of local personalities. For a contemporary review of the booklet, see MANAWATU TIMES, VOLUME XXVIII, ISSUE 578, 20 DECEMBER 1905.