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The annual picnic of the Roljeston Public School was held in' the Ashburton Domain to-day. About 100 pupils and parents and friends reached Ashburton by the slow train from the north this, morning and'i immediately repaired to the Domain/, where cloths were spread on tables a-nd on the ground beneath the shade of trees, and hampers! unpacked. Hunger having !. been : ap* peased and thirst assuaged, sports were run off and games, including croquet and cricket, were ..pursued with zest. The Domain, with its wealth of radiant blooms and verdantly clothed trees, is very beautiful at present, and the picnickers report haying thoroughly enioved the day. /fhe children were in charge of Mr Voss, headmaster of the Rolleston School,,and Miss Prebble.

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ROLLESTON PUBLIC SCHOOL., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8805, 27 February 1914

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ROLLESTON PUBLIC SCHOOL. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8805, 27 February 1914

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