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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 12 September, 1959. "A fine Saturday morning and a job of work to do. But the job became complicated when the rope binding came undone and 24 bales of paper crashed to the roadway. The driver of the truck appeared unconcerned as he waited in the sunshine for assistance to replace the load."

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Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2017N_2017-20_015297
Title
"Bad Start for Saturday Morning" Truck Drops Load
Relation
Coolstore
Format
B&W negative
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IMCA Digital Archive
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection

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Corner of Church Street and The Square, Palmerston North
Date
September 12, 1959

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Fairfax Media New Zealand

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