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■ Sik,—l. notice by the paper to-night that the tfinunco Committee of the City Council recommend tknt Mr .Fairbairn be appointed town clerk, etc. I am not personally :-c----qnaiuted with Mr l'airbr.irn, but have no doubt that he is a competent ofiieer it «'-c same time I would ask: Why have ihc claims of -Mr Ibbotsou Ijcoii is'P.orod? Mr Ibbolson has been, a .corporation ofiieial foi o Jarn-c nnmbcr of yea.vs, being, head or the staff of the ouier office, and as such, and also as i-it.y^ collector, he has si veil great satisfaction to the ratepayers and council alike, f would ask. Sir, }s is fair that Mi lbbotfon should bo passed over in tins manner, and the position given to an officer who, until very recently, had been 1:1 the staff under Mr Ibbotson s supervision?—l am, etc.,

Fair Play

Dunedin, >r O y 29.

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THE TOWN CLERKSHIP., Otago Daily Times, Issue 11746, 30 May 1900

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THE TOWN CLERKSHIP. Otago Daily Times, Issue 11746, 30 May 1900

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