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RIFLE SHOOTING.

AK\ROA AND PENINSULA MINIATURE RIFLE RANGE.

A meeting was held in Mr Flaveli's oftic on Tuoaday evening. There was a large at tendance. Rev. J. W Hayward in the chair.

The following ofliusrs were uleated

Patron Hon. R H. Rhodes; Aresident, RU Worship the Mayor; Vies TV"= ; !]"n'Messrs Geo Harper, R Latter, T D Harman ,7 D Bruco, E E Lelievre, L J Vang'oni, T E Taylor, N. Mitchell, C. B. Thacker, H. W Pipsr (late of Duvauchelle), J. Priest, E Hay, T Masefield, J. F Buohanan, and Btevenson (Meters Stevenson and Stewart); Captain, jjieu'.onant Worruai; Vice Captain, M> A Whitley ; Hon. Treasuret, Mr R. W W. Shepherd; Hon. Secretary,. Mr C. H. Flivell ; Committep, Rev. J. VV Hayward. It BfUce, E Low, H R Newton, E taples, T Lawr«nce, and W Boyla

Mr Shepherd reported that the original cost of the range was £18; but there were some trifling additions now being made.

The result of the oompetitionH was ai fol lows:— ]

No, 1 Competition—o Fredericksen 65 1, Rev. J W Hayward 62 2. R Bruce and W. Boyle 61 3.

No. 2 Competition—K-.v. J. W. Hayward 65 1, Lieutenant Worimn 02 2, F. Parry Gl 8.

Compaction -R N Thorna-* 46 I. "i Olievre 42 2, N Tivma* 4; 3. I, --irnnvit W'irma-1 mdßv J W Hny . i vi n io-.iinitd the*, prizas f.ir f >tur« ■mpeuon. for which they wute uncorded a vote of tbar,k3. Mr Shepherd moved that a vote of thaoka ne passed to those who kindly assisted in luildidg the rifle range. Seconded by Mr J. D, Briiog and carried, A hearty vote of thankn was pa-sed to liieut. Worman, Messrs Shepherd, Flavell, md A. Whitley for help given in the oom ootitions.. Thejannual subscriptions wa* fissd at 3s for adults arid 2-j for boys under 18 The shooting nights we.-c for Mon lays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays Other nights to be lefl to the discretion of ■ihe committeo. Tha ofliaial opening of the Club was fixed for Saturday night, and tho meeting termi nated.

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RIFLE SHOOTING., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIV, Issue 3409, 26 March 1915

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RIFLE SHOOTING. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIV, Issue 3409, 26 March 1915

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