NZ Truth , Issue 797, 12 February 1921, Page 6
. James O'Connell and Mary Ritchie, who pleaded guilty to theft from the person m an hotel, were each sentenced to twelve months' imprisonment with hard labor. A youth named lan Ayson, who had pleaded guilty of theft of a tin of petrol, was admitted to probation for two years. A warrant was issued for the arrest of Arthur Thomas Hart, who failed to appear on a charge of theft. '