LITTLE RIVER NEWS.
[FHOM OUR CORRESPONDENT,] FORMATION OfTjRIOKET OLUB A meeting was held in the Town Hall, Little River, last) night for the purpose of forming a cricket club. Mr T. Thompson was elected chairman, It was decided that the name of the club 'be the Wairewa Cricket Club. 'The following officers were elected : —Patron, Hon. W. Montgomery, presidents, Messrs J. F. Buchanan; J. 0, Coop and W. H. Montgomery ; vice presidents, Messrs A. V. Hut cbinson, D Richards, J. McQueen, T. Quealy, B."T. Harris, R. Wright, J. Reed, F. G, Birdling, A. Billing, P, Fahey, A, YV. Humphries, J. Joblin, W. Aitksn, C. Wynn Williams, H, " ' Chapmau, J. Chapman, G. Barclay, F." Wright, Hon. R. H. Rhodes and Dr Pemberton. Messrs S. Pepper and J, F. Jackson were appointed joint secretaries and treasurers. Mr E. Samuels was elected club captain. C A committee was appointed as fol lowa :—Messrs T, Thompson, G Rad ford, T. Williams, W. Tini, J. Tini, J Scoullar and H Lewthwaite. Subscriptions were fixed at 53. It was agreed to open the season 3 on Saturday, 17th October, on the 5 Awa Iti Domain, a match being ar r ranged with the Native members of ihe club. AH details of the opening day were left in the bauds of the committee. Mes3is Radford and Lewfchwaite were appointed a deputation to meet fho Domain Board re a concrete pitch nn tbo Domain. The meeting authorised the com" mittee to spend £5 on material.
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LITTLE RIVER NEWS., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 3445, 13 October 1914
LITTLE RIVER NEWS. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 3445, 13 October 1914
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