The Akaroa Mail. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 1916.
Akaroa Red Cross Branch—The Mayoress Mrs Q Armstrong, aoknow edges t'e followin gifts to the Red Cross Fund; Mrs J Phillips senr, two scarves and two pairs of socks.
Gifts roa Wousded Soldierj—Residents are reminded of the gift afternoon to be held next Wednesday. February 9th at Blyth Cliff, when comforts for wounded soldiers will be reoeived.' We published last week a li-t of the goods asked for and it is oxpeoted a large box will be sent from from here. All attending the gift afternoon are asked to bring a plate of cake. |
Tricolour Day.—ln answer to an enquiry the hon. Bee. of the New Z aland French Red Cross Fund wrote to effect that his committee would forward a large Tricolour flag with the Arms of the City of Paris emblazoned on it, the flag to be sent on condition hat it is put up for publio auo tion in the evening of February 25. In most o-taes it was expeoted the flags would bring £100 Small flags to be used for disposal that day as badges, would also be forwarded.
Personal—Mr and Mrs Milne returned to Christcburoh last week from a lengthy vißit to the North Island, Bays the Christohuroh "Evening News," Mrs Milne has been the guest ot Mrs Homersham, and Mr Milne bas been fishing at the Rakaia. They leave for a short visit to Wellington to-night to say Kood.bye to their son, Mr Alex Milne (Waikato), who is leaving for tbi front with the next Reinforcements—Mr J D Bruce, Akaroa County Chairman, has been very indisposed during the laßt week and confined to hi-> bed. Mr Brace has been better the last two days, and hough he will be confined to bis bouse for a week or more longer, is well on the way to recovery.
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The Akaroa Mail. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 1916., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3519, 4 February 1916
The Akaroa Mail. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 1916. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3519, 4 February 1916
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