A welcome home social to returned soldiers. Messrs W. K. Wilson (Croix de Guerre). H. J. Wilson, and Edward Martin, was held in the Dromore School last night, Mr 6. Miller presiding over the large gathering. The chairman and Messrs L. Hanrahah and F. B. Lloyd (representing the Returned Soldiers' Association) delivered short speeches of welcome to the guests of the evening, each of whom was presented by the residents of the district with' a gold medal, suitably inscribed.' The soldiers thanked tlieir well-wishers-During the ev.ening a programme of music was rendered, and after supper, provided by district ladies, dancing was kept up till a, late hour.
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DROMORE., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9612, 17 May 1919
DROMORE. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9612, 17 May 1919
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