Newspaper, The Waipawa Mail

Waipawa Mail
Production date
06 Feb 1931

Object detail

Brief Description
The Waipawa Mail dated Friday, February 6, 1931 which reports on the Hawke's Bay earthquake of 3 February 1931. Included are messages of sympathy; the effects on Waipawa; eye-witness accounts; lucky escapes from Roachs store; death of local citizens; an appeal by the prime minister for relief funds; descriptions of the scenes at the Napier Hospital; transport and communication, and measures to be taken against anyone found looting.
Production date
06 Feb 1931
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Paper printed in black ink.
Height x Width: 305 x 205mm
Subject period
Subject date
03 Feb 1931
06 Feb 1931
Post 03 Feb 1931
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