Booklet, Hawke's Bay Jockey Club Incorporated, Centennial meeting, 1866 - 1966

Hawke's Bay Jockey Club
Hart Print
Production date
Apr 1966

Object detail

Brief Description
a) The Official Card for the Hawke's Bay Jockey Club Centennial Meeting, 1866 - 1966, held on the Hastings Racecourse on Saturday 16 April 1966.

This race booklet includes: general notices and race details; a message of congratulations from the Prime Minister, Keith Holyoake; a message from the Mayor, R V Giorgi; and a history of the club: The Hawke's Bay Jockey Club - 100 Years of Progress. This text recalls the contribution of a number of significant figures in the history of the Hawke's Bay region and their contribution to the Jockey Club: Sir Donald McLean; Thomas Tanner; Mr J D Ormond; James Watt; Mr G S Cooper; Mr Joseph Rhodes; and Mr G E G Richardson. It also covers all aspects of the club's history, the highs and lows of the past century.

List of Officials: President - H H Smith; Vice-Presidents - T C Lowry and W R Stead; Honorary Treasurer - E W Ormond; Committee - F P A Campbell, G P Donnelly, M D Hennah, D J Holden, J N Lowry, R C MacNiven, W E W Ormond, M R Renton, W W Sherratt and E W Symes; Judical Committee - B R U Burke, G P Donnelly, G S G Lloyd, W W Sherratt, W E Ormond; Handicapper - E V W Wilson; Starter - J Dooley; Clerk of Course - H V Thompson; Clerk of Totalisator - M A Dixon; Judge - R K Hatch; Commentator - P J Kelly; Hon. Timekeeper - A G Stead; Clerk of Scales - F H Crawford; Surgeons - Dr L W Broughton, Dr J Cashmore, Dr H E Moller, Dr J M Tyler and Dr N Wimsett; Veterinary Surgeons - E J Callaghan, B A Taylor and G H McCormick; and Secretary - A E Wishart.

b) A notice to members of the Hawke's Bay Jockey Club reporting on the success of the Centennial Meeting of the Club. Undated.
Production date
Apr 1966
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
a) Printed in sepia and black ink; soft cover.

b) Printed in black ink on paper.
Height x Width: 135 x 106mm
Height x Width: 130 x 102mm
H.B. Art Gallery & Museum, Stamp
Subject period
Subject date
16 Apr 1966
Credit line
gifted by Miss E M C Noble
Other number(s)
5786, Pams A6, 18385


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