New Zealand Memories Issue 21

$15.00

Contents

A proud tradition – History of The Bell Tea Company…………….. 388

Let’s call it quits, Charlotte Hutchins …………….. 393

Television impacts country…………….. 396

Images from the regions: Gisborne/East Coast…………….. 400

Mailbox…………….. 409

Miracle on Hobson Street …………….. 410

Through the Lens – A photographic journey…………….. 412

Slice of life – Summer holidays…………….. 416

A century of motorised transport…………….. 418

Images from the regions: Southland…………….. 422

Last moments of a kiwi fighter pilot…………….. 434

In print…………….. 437

The Chatham Islands – A brief history…………….. 438

Fashion – Summer holidays, real & imagined…………….. 442

A lifetime of motorcycles…………….. 446

Editor’s choice – The changing face of New Zealand…………….. 448

Cover

Florence Hayworth performing at ‘The Kings’ theatre, Wellington circa 1928.

Courtesy: Mrs V.Freeman.

Index

A

Addison’s Flat 409

Advertisements 424

Advertising 388-392

Aircraft 409,434-436,440-441

Airman 434-436

Anawhata Dam 412

Anglia 420-421

Arawata River 409

Auckland 392,410-411

Avengers 398

B

BAIRD John Logie 396

Band 412

Barber 394

BARR Peter 389

Battle of Britain 434-436

Battles (aircraft) 434

BBC 396

Beach 416-417,442

Beauty & the Beast 399

BELL Norman Harper 388-392

Bell Tea Co 388-392

Bell Tea van 392

Big X motorcycle 446

Bird sanctuary 439

BLACK James Gow 423

Blenheim (aircraft) 434

Bluff 423

Bombers 434

BOND Mrs Lillian 414

Bridal party 439

Broadcasting 396

BROOM Maureen 398

BROUGHTON LtWilliam 438

BROWN Dora 394

Buick 6 414

Bus 418-419

Bushmen 402,403

Butchery 429

C

Camping 407

Canoes 407

Car showroom 420-421

Cartoon 391

Cartstins Hotel 438

Castle, The 438

Chatham Islands 385,438-441

Children 416-417,442

Chinese 392

Christmas parade 410-411

Christmas 407,430

Climbing 409

Cocoa 393-394

Colour television 396

Competitions 390-392

Conservation 439

Cooking Calendar 398

Copper 394

Coupons 389

COX Daisy Filisa 439

Jack 409

COX W 429

Crayfish plant 440

CULLING Thomas 389

Cutter Rock 414

Cutty Sark 392

Cycling 429

D

Dam 412

Deep Cove 430

Dental clinic 394

Depression 393

Diseases 439

DODSON Arthur 409

Edward 409

DOUGLAS Donna 39

DOWRICK George 407

Dredge 426

Dresses 416-417442

Driving dam 412

Dunedin 388-392,448

E

East Coast 401

EDWARDS Brian 396

EMI 396

EVANS EM 434,436

Excelsior motorcycle 446

Explorers 409

F

Farmers Ltd 406

Farmers Trading CoLtd 410-411

Farming 420

Fashion 416-417,442

Ferry 423

Fighter pilot 434-436

First Church of Dunedin 389

Fishing 423

Floats 410-411

Folk dancing 394

FOOTE Stu 394

Fordson Major (tractor) 420-421

Forty Fours, The 438

Freezing works 406

G

Gaiety Gala 429

Gauntlet (aircraft) 434

GIBSON Harry 399

GIFFORD Algernon Charles 430

Gift coupons 391

GILKISON Robert 431-433

Gisborne 400-408

Glaisnock Valley 430

Gold 426

GORDON Mr 440

Gore Cycling Club 429

Gore 428,429

GRAHAM Alex 409

GRAVE WC 430

GREENE Richard 396

GREY Beryl 396

GUEST JJ 439

H

Haircut 394

Halfmoon Bay 423

Hamilton 420-421

Hapupu 440

HARDY Pilot Officer 434

HARDY Tom 430

HARGREAVES Frederick A 403

Harley-Davidson 446

HARPER Arthur Paul 409

Leonard 409

Harper Pass 409

HATZOPULOS Dr John T 408

Hau Hau 439

HAWKES Captain 407

Hawthorne & Rhodes 389

Health 392

Henderson 414

HIGHT Cecil Henry 434-436

Holidays 416-417,442

HOLST Alison 398

HOLYOAKE Keith 396

Howard Morrison Quartet 396

HUNTER TA 430

Hurricane fighters 434

Hurunui Saddle 409

HUTCHINS Charlotte 393-395

I

Importing licence 420-421

Industries & CommDept 397

J

JOHNSON Samuel 392

Jones Bros 446

K

Kaingaroa 440-441

KAMO Edward 439

Jack 439

Karekare Beach 413

KEMP Jack 405

KERR Graham 398

Mr DS 440-441

Mr RN 440-441

King Dick

motorcycle 446-447

King George VI 420-421

KIRK Norman 439

L

LAMB N 426

Larkin’s gravel pit 428

LEVY William 412

Little Mangere Island 438

Little Waikaka Stream 427

Lottin Point 401

Lyttelton Fire Brigade 439

M

Mangere Island 438

Maori 438

Maraehako 404

March 428

Marketing 390

MASLIN Ike 426

Mataura Valley 428

Mataura 428

MAZARIN Cardinal 392

McCANN Jack 409

Tom 409

McCLELLAN James 423

McDONALD Wattie 427

McDonald’s farm 425

McLEOD George 426

Mr R 426

Meat 429

MELFORD Roy 399

MERCER Bert 409

Messerschmidtt 110 434

Milford Sound 431-433

Milford Track 430-433

Milling 425

MILNE Jim 427

Moe SE & Co 446-447

MOORE Mary Tyler 399

Moriori 438

MORRISON Howard 396

Motorbike and sidecar 418-419

Motorcars 418-421

Motorcycles 446-447

Motorised vehicles 418-421

Motuhara 438

Motuhope 438

MURPHY Albert 439

MURRELL Les 430

Music 412-413

N

NZ Alpine Journal 409

NZ Broadcasting 396

NZ Company 439

NZ Listener 398

NZ Wars 439

National Government 396

NAUGHTON Monica 438

NELSON Mr G 440-441

Nelson 397448

New Plymouth 434

Newspapers 424

NEWTON Canon HE 409

Ngati Mutunga 349

Ngati Tama 349

NORTON Mr F 440-441

O

1YA 396

O’DEA PJ 440-441

Octagon, The 448

Odmans Hotel 438

OPETAIA Foa’I 413

Oratia band 412

Order of Oddfellows 428

Orete Point 402

Orpheus HMS 414

Otago Daily Times 398

Otago University 423

Owenga 439

P

Pacific Islanders 413

PAHEWA Canon H 401

Papatoetoe 446-447

PARKER Pilot Officer 434

Pastimes 430

PATERSON H 406

PEARCE Mr 446

Mrs Mary 446

Mary 446

Penal colony 439

PEPYS Samuel 392

Perry’s dredge 426

PETERSON 389

Piha 412

Pioneer dredge 426

PIRIKA James 440

Lizzie 439

Pit sawing 403

Pitt Island 438

PITT William 438

Playdate 399

Plumber 407

Pohueroro Station 405

Pohueroro 405

Port Nicholson 439

Port Pegasus 423

Post Office 409

POW’s 439

PRICE William 406

Prof Greek George 408

Pyramid, The 438

Q

Queen Elizabeth I 392

R

Rakiura 423

Rangamarie 389

Rangatira 438

Rangiauria 438

Rangitatahi 438

Rangitoto Island 416-417,442

RCA 396

Rekohu 438

Rifleman (ship) 439

RIGG Diana 398

Riverton 424

Roading 428

ROBERTS Jim 430

ROBERTS Louie 409

Ross 409

Royal Air Force 434

S

Safe Air 440-441

Sail Rock 438

Sailmaking 409

Santa Parade 410-411

SCEATES IR 396

School 393-395,439

SCOTT Marian 409

Mr 440-441

WJ 398

Sealers 439

SEATH Mr 440-441

SEFU Mrs 415

Service vehicles 418-419

Shamrock Hotel 409

SHAND Archibald 439

SHEN –NUNG Emperor 392

Sisters, The 438

Smith & Caughey van 418-419

SMITH Miss 393

SMITHELLS Philip 399

Smuggling 439

SNOOKES Graham 392

SOLOMON Tommy 439

Southland MV 423

Southland 422

Spitfire MKI 436

Spitfires 434

Sports day 429

St Augustine Church` 439

St Clair 389

Star Keys, The 438

Steam winch 425

Stevenson’s dredge 426

Stewart Island 423

Stratford High School 436

SUTCH WB 397

SUTHERLAND Donald 431-433

T

TV Guide 398

TV Weekly 398

Taieri Airport 390

Takapuna Beach 416-417442

Tangarakau 434

Tapuaenuku 438

Tarakoikoi 438

Tawera SS 431-433

Taxi driver 414

Taxi 414

Te Kaha 401

Te Kooti 438,439

Te One School 439

Te One 439

Te Vaka 413

Te Whenga lagoon 440-441

Tea clipper 292

Tea coupons 389

Tea industry 388-392

Tea-bags 390

Television licence 396

Television 396-399

The Bell Tea Co 388-392

Theatre Royal 408

Theresa Ward (ship) 423

THOMAS CaptWilliam E 439

THOMSON Bill 423

Madge 423

Timber milling 412

Timber 402,403

TIWAI Witi 438

Tokomaru Bay 406

TOOGOOD Selwyn 399

Tourism 423

TOWNSHILL W 440-441

Toyota Previa 415

Tractors 420-421

Trading Coupons Act 389

Tram 425

Tramping 430

Transport 440-441

Tuatea (steamer) 407

Twinings Tea 390

U

Used cars 420-421

V

Van DYKE Dick 399

VOS Mabel 401

W

Waikaka Valley 426

Waikato Winter Show 420-421

Waikato 420-421

Waimata River 407

Waitangi 438-441

WALSH Sir John 399

War 439

WATKINS Ian 396

Weightlifter 408

WESLEY John 392

Wesley Museum 392

West AuckTramping Cl 413

Western Federated
Aero Club 343

Western Star 424

Whalers 439

Whangarei
Primary Sch 393-395

Wharekauri 438

Whatipu 414

WIDERSTOM CaptGideon 409

WILLIAMS Iona 399

WILLIS Jack 389

Wilson R & Co 389

WILSON Robert 389

Witness Newspaper Co 398

Wool 404

World War I 407

Wrestler 408

Wyndham 425

X

Y

Z