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ONEHUNGA AVOOLLEN MILLS. A $ . — rift:'. v. *,*! C A successful' social was .held by tbe em-. F ployees of tbe Onehunga Woollen Mills tb mark the opening, bf the' Urge addition tb li the mill. The new warehouse was tastefully s decorated with rugs and greenery; Daho- C ing, singing, and games were kept up with " vigour until midnight, interspersed .with-re- r freshments. During the evening, Mr Simp- o son the popular manager,-presented a valu- t' able pipe to Mr Bartlett in recognition of his services as secretary-bf the picnic committee. Mr Bartlett suitably acknowledged tbe,glft ot his friend*. . .-, . - »' HATFIELD METHODIST gSUNDAY- B SCHOOL, 7 » The tenth anniversary of the aßOvewas y brought to a successful close last evening by a public meeting and children's #bh- ■_■ cert. Mr. B. Hobbß presided, and presented i the'prizes to the successful scholars. The a prizes and.other mementos were purchased £ by the Chairman at his own expense during j, his recent trip to thi Old Country.-- The j beautiful books bestowed were greatly es- t, teemed by the-children; Mr. Hobbs gave c some good counsel to the boys and girls, _ ahd also to the parents. The Rev. Mr. d Luxford gave a most interesting address, t Intimating to them that he vf«s shortly leaving Auckland fo- Wanganui. The super- p lhfendent ot the s » >ol read the annual re- fe port and 1 balanct-oheet, showing results t most promising. During the-evening a pre- t sentatlon of a handsome baton was made to Mr. Harry. Uorsley, for bis successful p coaching of the scholars In their. singing, t which the recipient acknowledged. The t solos, recitations.-and singing of the child- li reff were specially praised, y;- {. y ••• - a - - ■'■.'- -• ■■ -- ii REMUERA ROAD BOARD. j[ ;.:'.. ,-4- ■ . . V The Remuera Road Board met last even- <j ing. Present: Messrs. J. S. Dickson (chair- t man), Cawkwell, Bond, - Denipsey, and t Bevies. v d , Water Supply.—The chairman and Mr. ii Cawkwell were appointed' to act as the l Board's delegates at a conference to be held t with regard to au improved water supply, t Ayr-stroeft.—A sub-committee was appoint- t ed to wait on the Paths" Council, With.a l View to seeing If au arrangement could \ be come-to as to the state of Ayr-street. 1 • Delegates—Letters were received from the t 1 various local bodies as to the.water supply ( conference Showing that the following dele- i gates have been appointed:—Newmarket i Borough Council, the M«yor and Mr. Mc- f Coll; Ellerslle Town Board, Messrs. Wilkin- , son ahd McCallutn; Parnell Borough Couh- i ell Messrs. Brlges t Johns,- and Fltt < Tram Service.—Several members express- < cd dissatisfaction at the,.lrregularity of the late" cars It being decided to request tbe Inspect**! tb keep a sharp look-out, • Assessment.—Mr. *W. Duncan was appointed to' represent the Board on the As- t sessment Court. -~,..,.,. ~, ..... ._„.., ] EaeetlOns.—Mr. Cawkwell mentioned th»t I the members would like to see Mr. Dickson - (the present chairman) stand for *e-electlon, Mf. Dickson agreeing to allow himself to be . ,

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MEETINGS & ENTERTAINMENTS, Auckland Star, Volume XL, Issue 70, 23 March 1909

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MEETINGS & ENTERTAINMENTS Auckland Star, Volume XL, Issue 70, 23 March 1909

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