Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.

THE LICENTING COMMITTEE ELECTIONS.

Vehy lit'-'p interest is Iflken in the Licensing Committee elections, and probably very few of our renders know "■•• r„nn flection will 1 be held on Tues .•i'.\ r.. x , March 9tb. At last election 19 12, iof of 6000 elecfors on the , c'.-(!ime roll 600 only recorded tbeir vauiß, Unless there is some issue at .'•tike, as in the case of the rebuilding of tbe Akaroa hotels some years ago, no interest i 3 taken at all except by ;bose especially concerned It is a pity for people not to exercise a priviego they enjoy, and it is certainly not complimentary to those gentlemen who are willing to give up their time | r,o act on the I ommittee. This year three well known Peninsula men are standing, Messrs G. Armstrong, Ec. batter, and W F. Parkinson, so that Penineula voters should have an in tartst in the issue. It is important that we should have our Committees comprised of men to whom the conduct of the licensed bouses can be eft without fear of any future trouble A crisis may arise at any time when i is unfortunate to have a wrong man )n the Committee, and though every* hing has run most smoothly in this iectorate for years, such a position of affairs is always possible. We think ••ectors should take more interest in -ue election, and make a point of fiuding out about each candidate. Aii who cm should certainly exerci=e Dheir vote on Tuesday next and not leave it to 600 to decide an issue in which 6000 are interested.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/AMBPA19150305.2.7

Bibliographic details

THE LICENTING COMMITTEE ELECTIONS., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIV, Issue 3403, 5 March 1915

Word Count
267

THE LICENTING COMMITTEE ELECTIONS. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIV, Issue 3403, 5 March 1915

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.

Working