PATRIOTIC CONCERT AND DANCE. A patriotic concert and dance was held in the Pigeon Bay Main School on Friday last. Notwithstanding the inolemency of tbe weather.there were a good number present. The chair was occupied by Mr MacNamara, who, in a happy speech, briefly outlined the object to which the proceeds were to be devoted.
Mrs Davies opened tbe proceedings with tbe French National Anthem, "La Marseillaise." Songs were contributed by Mrs Smith and Miss Orr, and Messrs Smith, Kinghorn, Davieß and Duxbury, Tbe Misses Lyall played a pianoforte duet. Recitations were given by the Misses Atcrill and Lyall and Master Walter Harris. A medley was acted in old time war costume by Mr W. Pettigrew, and was much appreciated by the audience. At the termination of the concert the National Anthem was sung. . After supper, which was kindly
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Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 4427, 8 September 1914
PIGEON BAY. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 4427, 8 September 1914
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