Booklet, Sunny Napier, 1957.

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Booklet, Sunny Napier, 1957.
The contents include: a message from Peter Tait, the Mayor; an aerial photograph of Napier's War Memorial; a photo montage of Napier; an article about the Napier Thirty Thousand Club; a photograph of the Sound Shell, Marine Parade; the Mardi Gras Programme (Tuesday 24 December - Saturday 11 January); an article entitled: The War Memorial; an article entitled: The Old Māori Legend of Pania of the Reef; a photograph of the Morton Bay Fig Tree; Wallis's Equipment Service; a photograph and article of Pania of the Reef; an aerial photograph of the city from Westshore; an article entitled: The Amazing Transformation of the Ahuriri Lagoon; a photograph of the Cookhouse and Ablution Block, Kennedy Park Motor Camp; a photograph of a View of Ahuriri and Westshore; a photograph and article entitled: The Kiwi So Well Known - So Rarely Seen; a photograph and article entitled: The Veronica Bell Still Rings!; an aerial photograph of the City, Southern Side; an article entitled: The Aquarium; a photograph of the Skating Rink, Marine Parade; an article entitled: The Look Out Bluff Hill; a photograph of the Floral Clock, Marine Parade; a photograph looking down Emerson Street from Marine Parade; an article entitled: Vital Statistics; a photograph of Marine Parade Gardens, looking North; a list of sporting organisations and fixtures; an article entitled: The Hawke's Bay Art Gallery and Museum; photograph of Hinepare Nurses' Home; a photograph of a view from Bluff Hill; an article entitled: Fifty Years Ago...; an article entitled: Bands in Napier; a photograph of Government Building, showing Shakespeare Road; alist of places to visit; a photograph of St. John's Cathedral under construction; a photograph of sundial, Marine Parade; a photograph of gannets at Cape Kidnappers; a photograph of the Marewa shopping area; a photograph of modern houses in Napier.

Advertisements include: Robert Holt & Sons Ltd; Bestalls Ltd.; McGruers; Victor Paints; Martine Jewellers; Salon Josephine; Lockyers; Pania of the Reef Souvenir Cards; NAC Air Centre; Williams and Kettle Ltd.; Oliver Motors Ltd.; Alsop's Grocery; Dalgety and Company Limited; Taits Shoe Store; A.B. Hurst & Son; Marewa Fish Supplies; Municipal Electricity Dept.; Heiford's Shopping Centre; National Cafe; The Ulric Williams Show at the Sound Shell; Berkeleys; Napier Gas Co. Ltd.; The HB Farmers Co-Operative Association Ltd.; Mills; C. Sanderson's Ltd.; Goldman's Pharmacy Ltd.; A. Simmonds & Co. Ltd.; McClurgs; Littleford's Grocery Store; A.N.Z. Bank; Hobsons Ltd.; Swailes Printing Co. Ltd.; Con Lewis Fashions; Hawke's Bay Motor Co. Ltd.; Thorp's for Shoes; Information Bureau; C. E. Rogers & Co. Ltd.; The Baths Shop; The Mardi Gras Give it a Go Contest; Municipal Attractions; Bank of New Zealand; Napier Hospital School of Nursing; Kenworths Menswear Ltd.; R. J. Holder Ltd.; T. Parker & Co. Ltd.; Bayliss Book Shop; Palm Grove; Marsden Book Co. Ltd.; E. Hyde & Sons; Clausens; The South British Insurance Co. Ltd.; Napier Cafeteria Ltd; McIntyre's Bookshop; The Diner (Night Cafe Ltd.); McGlashan's Ltd.; Firman's Service Stations; Harston's Ltd; Paxie's Cafe; Humphries'; H.B. Steam Laundry Ltd.; Beck's Pharmacy Ltd.; The Napier-Wellington Daily Transport Co. Ltd.; A.B. Eames & Co. (1929) Ltd.; The New Zealand Insurance Co Ltd.; The Office Supply Co. Ltd.; Bissell Electrical Co. Ltd.; Cafe Cassino Ltd.; Anderson & Hansen Ltd.; Ritchie & Co.; Eric Wiig & Co. Ltd.; Ellerm's Pharmacy; Bissell Electrical Co. Ltd.; Harvey Fulton & Hill; Marewa Meat Store; William Hannah & Co. Ltd.; Shanghai Fruit Co.; Vivian Cox; The Mayfair Theatre; Murton's Limited; Loo Kee & Co.; Stewart Greer Motors Ltd.; Gilberd's; Murray, Roberts & Co. Ltd.; H. Cranby & Co. Ltd.; Zealandia Printing Co. Ltd.; J.C. Macky Ltd.; Joinery Supplies Ltd.; Shearers Ltd.; Acme Bag Co. Ltd.; Citroen Motors; Marewa Dispensaries Ltd.; AA; Henry Williams & Sons Ltd.; Monarch Motors Ltd.; 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
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Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 61912
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 61912
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4782, 919.3131 NAP, 61912

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