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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 30 January, 1964. "Nine sacks of wheat were left behind, unknown to the driver of the truck (seen here continuing down Church Street), on Tuesday afternoon near the corner opposite the Grand Hotel. The driver was soon told of his misadventures." The image was cropped and flipped for publication.

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Image
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2017N_2017-20_018412
Title
"Premature Unloading" Loose Load Drops onto Road
Relation
Coolstore
Format
B&W negative
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IMCA Digital Archive
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection

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Church Street, Palmerston North
Date
January 30, 1964

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Fairfax Media New Zealand

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