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WAR FUNDS.

LITTLE RIVER CONTRIBUTIONS. A meeting of the citizens' committee was held in the Town Hall last night, Mr J. 0. Coop presiding The lists for the various funds were gone through, nml it was found that in all about £926 had been raised in the district. The amounts are as follows :-t- ---£ a d Patriotic Fund ... 383 7 0| Food for Britain Fund ... 276 17 2 Lady Liverpool Fund ... 22 2 0 N.Z. Benevolent Fund... 72 12 0 Canterbury Patriotic Fund, 72 0 0 Horses given in district value ... 150 0 0 926 18 2 lb wa3 arranged to interview the Sports Committee and endeavour to organise a monster patriotic gala for Boxing Day. It was arranged to hold another meeting of the committee when the Gerruan array is driven from Belgium, or sooner if circumstances warrant. Steps are to be taken to organise another patriotic concert shortly, and the local footballers propose to hold a euchre tournament and dance for the benefit of the funds next week. The committee desire to acknow ledge the receipt of 83 from the Loyal Wairewa Lodge towards the patriotic funds.

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WAR FUNDS., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 3449, 3 November 1914

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WAR FUNDS. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 3449, 3 November 1914

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