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A general meeting of tbe Little j River branch of the Peninsula War , Funds Appeal was held on Tuesday. ■ Present ~ Messrs J. F. Buchanan i (r.hairman), A. V. Hutchinson, T. Thompson, J O Coop, H Lewthwaite, , Geo Barclay. J V Chapman, S T \ Harrip, J McQueen, H Chapman, W i Radford, L Fabr-y, S Birdling, F G < Birdlmg, and F Fabey \ The Minister of. Internal Affairs } wrote agreeing to postponing the j drawing of raffles to Jannary 20 J This will enable tbe committee to J continue rafflns up to 8 p.m or later j on January 13 ] It was reported that the cake pre- I rented hy Miss Mary Wright was won • by Mr J Wright, of Te Oka, correct ] weight 9J'tH, and netted £1 1(K ] Mr Buchanan offared a sheep and Mr Lewthwaite a lamb for 'he weight- ] guessing competitions for the fete. L It was resolved to ask Port Levy, G'bbie's Valley and Kaituna each to I run a stall on January 12 J It was decided to hold an auction of stock from 12 30 to 3pm., Messrs J McQueen and W Thompson taking charge of same. Mr Harris offered a pnddock for accommodation of stock. It was re-"olvtd to ask Messrs H Matson and Co for the of their . yards for the stock sale. The chairman said be would try . and arrange that tbe train service ' would be the same on Tuesdays, ' to,have excursion f-uns 'U wi.-i !f=olved \:ht'. r - t!■'.•• -.votk of ' wrs-ctiDg terns Lm the fate be started at 9 a in on Wednesday.

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MEETING OF LITTLE RIVER BRANCH., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3511, 8 January 1916

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MEETING OF LITTLE RIVER BRANCH. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3511, 8 January 1916

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