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Ashhurst Post Office Building Centenary

Ashhurst Post Office Building Centenary

On the occasion of the Ashhurst (former) Post Office building's centenary. The building is now used at the town library. In this photograph Palmerston North library staff line up in period costume. From left: Margaret Tjetjens; Brenda Sheehan; Mary Rae Bowling; Deborah Price-Ewing; Jan Haxton.

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Date
April 5, 1998
Place
Ashhurst
 
"Father Christmas at [West End] Kindergarten"

"Father Christmas at [West End] Kindergarten"

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 15 December 1960 "Father Christmas paid a visit to the West End Kindergarten on Tuesday afternoon when he distributed presents and balloons to all the children."

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Date
December 15, 1960
 
"Post-Marking Machine at Work"

"Post-Marking Machine at Work"

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 14 December 1960 "Have you ever wondered how the post-mark is put on your letters? On the right in this photograph is the machine which performs this task. Capable of post-marking many hundreds of letters a minute, it does a job which was once a laboriously hand-performed labour. Behind the machine are some of the staff of the mail room busily sorting the Christmas mails."

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Date
December 14, 1960
 
" Seventh Day Adventist : Dennis Hokin and Anita Edwards

" Seventh Day Adventist : Dennis Hokin and Anita Edwards

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 15 December 1960 ""Duxes of City and District Schools: Dennis Hokin (Dux, Seventh Day Adventist), Anita Edwards (Runner-up, Seventh Day Adventist)"

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Date
December 15, 1960
 
"Hospital Laundry Staff Hold Lunch Party"

"Hospital Laundry Staff Hold Lunch Party"

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 20 December 1960 "Many groups in Palmerston North are holding luncheon parties prior to the Christmas break-up. The Palmerston North Hospital laundry staff are no exception, and today held their get-together in a city diningroom."

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Date
December 20, 1960
 
"Duxes of City and District Schools" Darryl Collett

"Duxes of City and District Schools" Darryl Collett

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 15 December 1960 ""Duxes of City and District Schools: Darryl Collett (Best all-round boy, Seventh Day Adventist)"

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Date
December 15, 1960
 
"Scouts off to Australia" Jamboree

"Scouts off to Australia" Jamboree

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 21 December 1960 "A member of the Roslyn Scout Group, J. Webster (second from left), was farewelled last night at a social prior to attending the Scout Jamboree in Australia next Month. On behalf of the Scouts and the committee he was presented with a satchel by Mrs. T. McKinnon (left) and Mrs. A. Bell (right). Also in the photograph is B. Romley of Whakarongo, who is also going to the jamboree."

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Date
December 21, 1960
 
"Flock House Passing-Out Ceremony"

"Flock House Passing-Out Ceremony"

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 22 December 1960 "The 21 trainees who completed a one-year course at Flock House when the passing-out ceremony was held yesterday. They are (from the left): Front row, B. Mackintosh (Wanganui), M. Armstrong (Auckland), R. Farmer (Palmerston North). B. O'Dea (Taranaki), Mr. A.D. Hall (Superintendent of Flock House), M. Eder (Auckland), D. McNeils (Shannon), D. Morrison (Wellington), D. Hewett (Auckland), D. Brocklehurst (Taranaki). Middle row: D. Morrow (Gisborne), P. Peters (Levin), I Day (Bay of Plenty), A. Neild (Bulls), E. Hewer (Levin), M. Coogan (Feilding), D. Gilman (Palmerston North). Top row: P. White (Feilding), R. Ellmers (Waikato), D. Budd (Waikato), I. Trott (Wanganui), J. Hall (Auckland)."

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Date
December 22, 1960
 
"Busy Postwomen Prepare for the Big Day"

"Busy Postwomen Prepare for the Big Day"

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 20 December 1960 "Postwomen shown in this photograph today were preparing for one of the biggest deliveries this year. Many helpers are employed by the Post Office and it is expected that all mail coming to hand will be delivered by next Saturday."

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Date
December 20, 1960
 
""Manawatu Standard" Children's Christmas Party"

""Manawatu Standard" Children's Christmas Party"

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 20 December 1960 ""Manawatu Standard" Social Club held its annual children's Christmas party at the Palmerston North City Silver Band Hall on Saturday last. Some of the children are seen with Father Christmas in front of the tree."

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Date
December 20, 1960
 
"Crib at Hospital Has Admirers"

"Crib at Hospital Has Admirers"

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 20 December 1960 "Located near the chapel at the Palmerton North Hospital is this crib which has been erected for the first time. Gordon Bond, and Stephen Henson, who is sitting on the former's knee, were greatly taken with the display."

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Date
December 20, 1960
 
"At Full Strength For the Holiday Period" Transport Department Motor-Cycle Fleet

"At Full Strength For the Holiday Period" Transport Department Motor-Cycle Fleet

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 19 December 1960 "This photograph shows the Transport Department fleet which will patrol the roads of the Manawatu area during the holiday period. The motor-cycles are equipped with the latest type of two-way radio."

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Date
December 19, 1960
 
"Crippled Children Guests of Commercial Travellers"

"Crippled Children Guests of Commercial Travellers"

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 19 December 1960 "Crippled and spastic children today were entertained by the Palmerston North Commercial Travellers' and Warehousemen's Association. They were taken to see Father Christmas at Messrs Collinson and Cunninghame's store and later to a film. This photograph shows the children being taken across Rangitikei Street to the picture theatre."

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Date
December 19, 1960
 
"Junior Tennis Competitors"

"Junior Tennis Competitors"

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 17 December 1960 "Some of the competitors in the junior coaching school tennis tournament yesterday, who took time out to have their photographs taken."

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Date
December 17, 1960
 
"Police Children's Christmas Party"

"Police Children's Christmas Party"

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 21 December 1960 "The Police Force children's party was held yesterday in the Concert Chamber. Some of the children are seen with Father Christmas."

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Date
December 21, 1960
 
"They Raise Money For Many Charities" Palmerston North Travellers' and Warehousemen's Association

"They Raise Money For Many Charities" Palmerston North Travellers' and Warehousemen's Association

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 25 November 1960 "The Palmerton North Travellers' and Warehousemen's Association held its street day in the city today in aid of numerous charities, especially blind ex-servicemen. Above is a group, in their bizarre costumes, all adding to the fun of the day, seated on a tractor which took them around the Square and to their depot situated on the Broadway side of the Square. A full round of entertainment will continue until 9 o'clock this evening."

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Date
November 25, 1960
 
"Strong Winds an Advantage" Kite Flying at Hokowhitu Park

"Strong Winds an Advantage" Kite Flying at Hokowhitu Park

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 16 December 1960 "For some children today was the start of the school holidays. The strong winds and overcast skies did not deter these four boys as they were prepared for such days. At Hokowhitu Park this morning they were happily playing with kites."

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Date
December 16, 1960
 
"Children's Party at Fire Station"

"Children's Party at Fire Station"

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 16 December 1960 "The children of staff members of the Palmerston North Fire Brigade enjoyed a Christmas party on Wednesday. Father Christmas was guest of honour and arrived by truck."

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Date
December 16, 1960
 
"New Minister Visits Newbury School" Mr. Tennent

"New Minister Visits Newbury School" Mr. Tennent

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 15 December 1960 "The Minister of Education (Mr. Tennent) made his first school visit since his elevation to Cabinet rank on Monday at the Newbury School last night when with Mrs. Tennent he presented the prizes for the children. Shown in the photograph are Mr. Tennent, Susan Whitehead (holding the prizes for Dux, swimming and tennis), Mr. E.G. Whitehead (the headmaster), Mrs. Tennent and Mr. S. Cheetham, the chairman of the school committee."

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Date
December 15, 1960
 
"Mr. Skoglund at Intermediate Normal School" Addressing End-of-Year Ceremony

"Mr. Skoglund at Intermediate Normal School" Addressing End-of-Year Ceremony

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 15 December 1960 "The former Minister of Education and former member of Parliament for Palmerston North (Mr. Skoglund) speaking at the breaking-up ceremony of the Palmerston North Intermediate Normal School in the Opera House yesterday."

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Date
December 15, 1960
 
"Diamond Wedding Celebration" Mr. and Mrs J.T. Baylis.

"Diamond Wedding Celebration" Mr. and Mrs J.T. Baylis.

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 15 December 1960 "Today marks the 60th anniversary for Mr. and Mrs. J.T. Baylis, of Papaeoia Place, Palmerston North. They are seen cutting an attractive wedding cake at a family gathering."

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Date
December 15, 1960
 
"Duxes of City and District Schools" Mark Stuart, Charles Newhook and John Dean.

"Duxes of City and District Schools" Mark Stuart, Charles Newhook and John Dean.

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 14 December 1960 "Duxes of City and District Schools: Mark Stuart (Dux and winner of General Knowledge Cup, Hokowhitu) Charles Newhook (Runner-up, General Knowledge Cup, Hokowhitu) John Dean (Best all-round boy, Hokowhitu)."

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Date
December 14, 1960
 
"Christmas Shoppers in the Square"

"Christmas Shoppers in the Square"

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 14 December 1960 "Christmas shoppers are becoming more evident this week. Large crowds, mostly women, appear to be making last-minute attempts to buy presents. This photograph shows a normally quiet crossing in the mornings, well patronised by women shoppers."

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Date
December 14, 1960
 
"Faith in Father Christmas" Letters to Father Christmas

"Faith in Father Christmas" Letters to Father Christmas

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 14 December 1960 "Sherril Thomson received a thrill when her mother brought her into the city. The Father Christmas in the Square with his letter box proved to be a big temptation and he will now receive a letter from Sherril."

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Date
December 14, 1960
 
"Bishop Presides at Induction" of Rev. C.E. Barber of St. Peter's Parish

"Bishop Presides at Induction" of Rev. C.E. Barber of St. Peter's Parish

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on14 December 1960 "The Bishop of Wellington (the Rt. Rev. H.W. Baines) presided at the induction of the Rev. C.E. Barber, as vicar of St. Peter's parish last night. The photograph shows part of the clergy entering the church. The Bishop is preceded by Mr. Barber and is followed by the Rev. D.W. King."

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Date
December 14, 1960
 
"Long Service Staff Member Retires" from Woolworths

"Long Service Staff Member Retires" from Woolworths

This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 14 December 1960 "Staff of Woolworths met last night to pay tribute to Mrs. C. McLeod, who has retired after 31 years' service. The manager for New Zealand (Mr. J.N. Laurenson) presented her with a cheque. Grouped around are managers from various branches of Woolworths, while seating are from left Mr. Laurenson, Mrs. McLeod and her husband. The Woolworths staff shown in the photograph have between them 216 years of service."

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Date
December 14, 1960
 
[G.H. Bennetts School Stationery Advertisement]

[G.H. Bennetts School Stationery Advertisement]

Photograph of a North Island Furniture truck with a promotional banner advertising "Broadway" School Stationery, parked outside the G.H. Bennetts bookshop in Broadway Avenue. Two men have a trolley jack loaded with boxes of stationery.

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Date
December 1960
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