SPEECH BY SIR JOSEPH WARD.
INVERCARGILL, March 10. Sir Joseph Ward unveiled a tablH to enlisted soldiers at Waikiwj to-night | and gave a stirring patriotic and recruiting address. The Mayor of Invercargill, Mr D. McFarlane, presided. There was.a very large attendance and Sir Joseph received a rousing reception. At the conclusion of his .speech a resolution thanking Sir Joseph for his able ■ address and pledging the meeting to do everything possible _to forward the Government's recruiting.
'scheme was carried unanimously, and the meeting closed with hearty cheers for Sir Joseph. On Monday. Sir Joseph will visit Witon to confer with the citizens regarding the recruiting scheme, and on Monday night he will address a meeting at Gore. He will leave for Wollington on Tuesday, but expects to return to Southland in about a week's time and probably conduct a recruiting campaign.
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SPEECH BY SIR JOSEPH WARD., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXVI, Issue 8396, 11 March 1916
SPEECH BY SIR JOSEPH WARD. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXVI, Issue 8396, 11 March 1916
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