Newspapers, The Messenger

Production date
Jan 1978-Dec 1979

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About this object
Bound volume of the Maraenui and Marewa Messenger newspapers, for the period January 1978 to December 1979.

A free newspaper. Articles of local interest and advertisements. The paper was established to serve the suburbs of Marewa and Maraenui and then extended to Tamatea.

The final issue was issue 178, 19 December 1979. It ceased after eight years of publication. It was felt that the needs it was designed to meet were being adequately catered for by the overall coverage of the Daily Telegraph.

Published by Daily Telegraph.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Hard cover; linen spine; printed on newsprint with black ink.
Height x Width: 580 x 440mm
Subject period
Subject date
Jan 1978-Dec 1979
Credit line
gifted by The Daily Telegraph
Other number(s)
070 Mes, 11,296, 58335

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