Latest Issue 142: Feb 2020 - March 2020

Waitaki Dam

A magnificent view of dams being constructed at the Waitaki hydro-electric power scheme located on the boundary of the Canterbury and Otago regions. Photographer J.H. Christie took the image in about 1932……

Our First Car

In 1947, when I was only five, we purchased our first family motor car. I was too young to remember the day it arrived….

New Zealand’s 1935 Air Mail Stamps and the Jubilee Air Mails

King George V celebrated his 25 years as the King of New Zealand and the British Empire, now the Commonwealth, in May 1935….