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A SUCCESSFUL CONCERT.

OVER £66 RAISED.

A very successful and enjoyable concert was given in the Okain's Bay ball on Friday, Ootoberlotb, by an Akaroa concert party in aid of the Patriotic Fund. The hall was filled, and tbe audience was very appreciative of tbe excellent programme, most of tbe items of which were encored. The takins at the door amonnted to £8 Bs. Before ' the last item, Mr T. W. Wilkins put up to auotion a trinket box presented for tbe occasion by Mr A. R Pricbard, of Duvauohelle, and tbis article was sold and re gold until tbe amount at £58 12. 6d was added to tbe fund, when the auctioneer declared the sale closed, and handed over tbe trinket box to tbe final bidder, Mr K'-g Maeon.

On the motion of Mr W. Thomas

a beany voe of thanks was pipsed to the concert party, and carried by acclamation and musical honours.

The total takings for the evening were £86 16a 6d, and this amount has been forwarded to Mr G. O'Calla ghno, Glerk to the Akaroa County Council, who is acting as treasurer to tbe Fund.

Tbe amount was mads up as fol lows: —

Mrs J B Thacker .. Miss E A Thackvr, eenr. .. Mra William N J Thaeker Mr William N J Thacker .. MissEssy Tbaoker.. Mr 0 B Thacker Mr A T Mason Mr W Robinson Mrs W Robinson Mr J Hunt Mr H G Mason Mrs H J Mason Mr L Ware Mr J Bainea, Mrs C R Moore Mr Archie Ware Mr PE Moore Miss MoCormiok Mr J Leatk .. .. .. Mr Joe Harris Mr R Park Mrs W Thomas Miss Kate Mason .. Mrs S A Harris Miss D Trunk MissD Brown .. Mrs 1 rown .. .. .. Mr A Williams Mr R Robinson Mr LH Grant Mr H Tibbots Mr F Wilson .. ... Mrs Reg C Mason .. .. Master Colin Mason Mr Reg C Mason .. £ b d .. 5 0 0 .. 10 0 0 ..500 ..500 ..50o ..10 0 0 .. 2 10 0 10 0 .. - 10 0 10 0 ..100 ..100 10 0 10 0 10 0 10 c 10 0 5 0 10 0 10 0 15 0 10 0 5 0 5 0 5 0 5 0 5 0 5 0 .. 10 0 10 0 10 0 5 0 ..100 0 0 ..326 Door at oonoert .. 58 12 6 .. 6 3 0 £66 15 6

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A SUCCESSFUL CONCERT., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3497, 19 October 1915

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A SUCCESSFUL CONCERT. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3497, 19 October 1915

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