POST FOR MR. MEACHEN Parliamentary Reporter. WELLINGTON, this day. The appointment of Mr. E. P. Meachen, Government member for Marlborough, as Parliamentary Under-Secretary to the Minister of Works, Mr. Semple, was announced by the deputy-Prime Minister, Mr. Nash. Mr. Meachen's principal duties in his new appointment will be in connection with housing construction. Mr. Meachen has been a member of the House of Representatives since the 1935 election, when he was elected to represent Wairau, which was changed to Marlborough under the last electoral revision. He takes a keen interest in all forms of building construction, and has been closely associated with the Minister of Works for several years. Mr. Meachen hopes to visit Auckland shortly.
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NEW UNDERSECRETARY, Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 181, 2 August 1945
NEW UNDERSECRETARY Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 181, 2 August 1945
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