Kimble Bent – Pakeha Deserter 4
Gordon Campbell takes readers back to the year 1865.
Mazon: The Shirt That Fits 13
A glimpse into early twentieth century business. From Jim Partridge.
The Glory Box 14
Claire Duncan discusses a bygone custom.
Hughie the Hero 16
David Hill pays tribute to his uncle.
The ‘Hatting’ and Art of Lindsay Kennett 18
Christopher Moor profiles an outstanding New Zealand milliner.
From the Regions: West Coast 23
My Hornby Train 34
Treasured memories from Robert Freeman.
The Bracelet Story 32
A curious yarn from Ken Smith.
Centrefold: The City 36
Mother’s Day 38
Max Cryer explores the observance of this celebrated day.
For the Sake of Example 42
Military discipline during World War One written by Bill Conroy.
From the Regions: Auckland 44
Whites Bay Walk 56
An eventful outing for an eight-year-old. Dallas Elvy remembers.
At the Bay
Artist Enga Washbourn is the subject of Janet Hart’s article.
Readers’ Responses: The Nightman 63
Images of the Past 64
June Shaw’s photographs illustrate evolving fashions.
Index and Genealogy List 70
Editor’s Choice 72
Ascended 750 feet. Shackleton in balloon.
Cover image: A group poses on the truss bridge (built c1920) at Ten Mile Valley.
Courtesy of History House, Greymouth.