Booklet, Sunny Napier, 1955

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Booklet, Sunny Napier, 1955.

The contents include: A photograph and article of Pania of the Reef; A message from Peter Tait, the Mayor; A message from the Napier Thirty Thousand Club; A photograph of Memorial Square; A photo montage of Napier; An article entitled: The City Reborn... Napier; A photograph of a view of the Fountain and Soundshell, Marine Parade; A photograph of Napier Commercial Area; A photograph of a Modern Suburban Residence; An aerial photograph of the Breakwater Harbour; A photograph of a view of Ahuriri and Wool Stores; A photograph of a block of modern flats; A photograph of homes at Marewa; A photograph of the Cookhouse and Ablution Block, Kennedy Park Motor Camp; An aerial photograph of Marine Parade; A photograph of Marine Parade at night; A photograph of girls roller skating; A half page photo montage of Napier; Two photographs of the gannets; A photograph of Hinepare Nurses' Home; A photograph of Gardens on Marine Parade; A photograph of the Women's Rest Room; A photograph of a view of Emerson Street looking towards Marine Parade; The Mardi Gras Programme (Friday 23 December - Saturday 14 January); An article entitled: Items and Places of Interest to Visit; A photograph of Scapa Flow; An article entitled: Napier - Capital City of Hawke's Bay; A photograph of Sundial, Marine Parade; A list of sporting organisations and fixtures; An article entitled: The Oldest Industry in Napier; A photograph of the headquarters Hawke's Bay Automobile Association, Herschell Street, Napier; An article entitled: The Napier Thirty Thousand Club; A photograph of the new Skating Rink in course of construction October 1955; A photograph of the shopping area at Marewa; Acknowledgements; An article entitled: Vital Statistics; A list of Churches in Napier; An article entitled: The Hawke's Bay Art Gallery and Museum; A photograph of Williams and Kettle Limited number 4 Wool Store, Ahuriri; A photograph of Memorial Chapel, Hukarere School.

Advertisements include: Blythes Limited; Robert Holt and Sons Limited; Lockyers; Jenkins Jewellers; Oliver Motors Limited; Hawke's Bay Motor Company Limited; Harston's Limited; McGruers; Williams and Kettle Limited; A B Hurst and Son; Shearers Limited; Ringlands; Swailes Printing Company Limited; Gilberd and Company Limited; Ascot; Ritchie and Company; Napier Hospital School of Nursing; Hawke's Bay Furs; South British Insurance Company Limited; Reading's; Hobsons Limited; McGlashan's Limited; Napier Cafeteria Limited; Dalgety and Company Limited; Information Bureau; Pania of the Reef Cards; McClurgs Limited; Murton's Limited; Bruce Hawkins; Kalafat Service Station; Barrys Bottling Company Limited; Mills; Edith Angus; A Simmonds and Company Limited; Cafe Cassino Limited; Eric Wiig and Company Limited; T Parker and Company Limited; Fairclough's Radio Limited; Burts Furnishers Limited; Municipal Attractions; Marewa Dispensaries Limited; Napier-Wellington Daily Transport Company Limited; Zealandia Printing Company Limited; C H Cranby and Company Limited; A B Eames and Company (1929) Limited; R J Holder Limited; C Sanderson's Limited; Joinery Supplies Limited; Ferguson Construction Company Limited; Hawke's Bay Farmers' Co-Operative Association Limited; Ursula Carlson Originals Limited; Anderson and Hansen Limited; Palm Grove; Hawke's Bay Steam Laundry Limited; The Mardi Gras Give it a Go Contest; Timber and Building Supplies Limited; Citroen Motors; Marsden Book Company Limited; Stewart Greer Motors Limited; Henry Williams and Sons Limited; Monarch Motors Limited; on the back cover is an advertisement for Newmans transport.
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Media/Materials description
Paper; colour cardboard cover, predominantly blue, including a picture of Marine Parade with the Sound Shell in the background and two women in bathing costumes and Pania of the Reef in the foreground. Pages printed in black and white; bound through the spine by three staples.
Length x Width: 208 x 134mm
H.B. ART GALLERY & MUSEUM, Stamp, Stamped
H.B. ART GALLERY & MUSEUM, Stamp, Stamped
1955, Inscription, Handwritten
1955, Inscription, Handwritten
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919.3131 NAP, 61906

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