Hi folks. Complete the Papers Past survey to let us know what you’d like added over the next few years. ×
Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.

LE BON'S BAY.

PRESENTATION TO E. J

O'CONNOR.

[ r ROII OCR CDnBESPOKDENT.] A presentation of a wristlet watch was made to Gunner Edward J. O'Connor, who is leaving for the front. Mr Bruce, on behalf of the residents, presented the watcb, and Mrs W. G Dalglish affixed it to bia wrist, wishing him any amount of fighting and" a safe return Songa were given during the evening by Mesdames Grotty nnd Nioholls, Miseee E. Leonardo and Petterson and Mr B. Barker. During tbe evening Mr F. Marsh, on behalf o£ the residents, presented Mrs Gibb with a roll top desk on tbe occasion of her leaving the Bay. For twenty six years she bad occupied tbe position of psatmistresp, and bad given the utmost consideration to everyone. He emphasized the fact that the people could not expect tbe same consideration from her successor.

Mrs Gibb suitably responded. For the Peninsula War Funds Appeal Mr Percy Barnefct presented a sbp.ep, the correct weight of which was guessed by three people, and was then put up for suction. Tbe guess competition realised £8 2s, and tbe sheep was sold to . tbe following :— Mr J. Dalglisb &i 3a, B. W. Orotty £1, W. O'Connor £1, E Prebble £1 1«, R Bruce £1, F Leonordo £1, VV Dalglisb £1 and W O'Connor £1.

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/AMBPA19160111.2.11

Bibliographic details

LE BON'S BAY., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3512, 11 January 1916

Word Count
219

LE BON'S BAY. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3512, 11 January 1916

  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