New Zealand Memories Issue 112

$15.00

Contents

Where Once the River Was the Road …… 4
Kath Beattie remembers winterless days in Kohukohu.
New Zealand’s Worst Sporting Tragedy ….       10
Alan Turley records the events of the 1951 yacht race.
The Last Wool Boat, January 1944 …… 16
East Coast holidays under canvas by Dorothy Scott.
From the Regions: Wellington / Wairarapa ….. 20
A Tale of Two Sisters 30
Closing the generational gap.Contributed by Kerry Driscoll.
Centrefold: Auckland Anniversary Regatta, 1913.36 No Suds on Us . 38
The postal dispute of 1963.
Town Milk Industry… As I Remember It ….. 42
Researched and written by Gary Muir..
Dr George de Clive-Lowe, Surgeon …… 48
Profiled by Grahame de Clive-Lowe.
Writing Our Memories …….. 52
Hamilton residents enjoy putting pen to paper.
The Lost Bible ……… 54
A poignant story told by Jim Matheson.
From the Regions: Canterbury ……. 57
Index and Genealogy List …….. 70
Editor’s Choice ……… 72
The Organ Grinder

Cover image: Paddling at Sumner Beach near Christchurch in about 1916.
Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, 35-R349

February / March 2015