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DEATH OF MR. BUICK, M.P

[Per Press Association.) WELLINGTON, this. day. Obituary: Mr. D. Buick, M.P., aged 70 years. •

Mr. David Buick was the Government candidate for the Palmerston seat. He was born m 1848 at Karori, Wellington, and was the son of the late Mr. William Buick, who arrived m New Zealand by the ship Arab m 1841. In 1885 he went to Palmerston, where he purchased a grazing run of 550 acres', ' Mr. Buick was a sportsman of some distinction, ' and still owned several well-known racehorses. He was an exclusive breeder of Romney Marsh ewes. For several years he was . closely associated with various public bodies, and was a past president of the Manawatu Caledonian Society. He entered Parliament m 1908 as member for Palmerston North.

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DEATH OF MR. BUICK, M.P, Poverty Bay Herald, Volume XLV, Issue 14765, 19 November 1918

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DEATH OF MR. BUICK, M.P Poverty Bay Herald, Volume XLV, Issue 14765, 19 November 1918

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