p. 3 Editorial / Cushla Scrivens
p. 5 Girls, girls... Miss Victoria McKenzie at FAHS / Cushla Scrivens
p. 13 The Catholic Māori Church at Kai Iwi pā / Eljon Fitzgerald & Maureen Lawton
p. 22 Strippers, tubbers & scutchers: life and work in the Manawatū flax mills / Margaret Tate
p. 32 The houses of 'Concrete George' / Noelene R. Wevell
p. 39 Heart of the University: the Massey University library / Lucy Marsden
p. 50 'Everyone is the artificer of his own fortune': Falconer Larkworthy and the Carnarvon and Moutoa estates / Dorothy Pilkington
p. 61 A notable life, Grahame John Guy (1927-2010) / Brian Hunter
p. 68 Milk skimming stations of the Manawatū / H. H. (Bert) Hammond
p. 71 Protecting our history: the time capsule at the Palmerston Police Station / Ray Carter
p. 74 Te Manawa: "Manawatū Journeys"
p. 76 "Plains' science: inventions, innovations and discoveries from the Manawatū -1" / reviewed by Jill White
p. 77 "Ulster enterprise and public service in New Zealand and Victoria, 1864-1920" / reviewed by James Watson
p. 78 "And all shall be well: the life of Bertha Zurcher" / reviewed by Dorothy Alexander
p. 80 "The Mather papers: Rangitikei Street" / reviewed by Cushla Scrivens
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