Assorted Documents, Notices to Public, Bulletins

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Post 03 Feb 1931

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A folder labelled Notices to Public, Bulletins, numbered thirty nine, related to the Napier Citizen's Earthquake Control Committee.

Twenty four copies of Public Notice, from R G Butcher, Secretary, Napier Earthquake Relief Committee, dated 8 February 1931: Water Supply to Dwellings. Eight points listed; Five drafts of Special Bulletin Number, Napier Earthquake Relief Committee, Public Notice, from the Secretary, dated 8.2.31.

Copy of memorandum, Napier Citizen's Earthquake Control Committee, dated 17 February 1931: Suggested Conditions regarding Opening of Hotel Bars. Four points listed.

Hawke's Bay Tribune Limited, Earthquake Edition Number 11, Saturday, 14 February 1931. Two page flyer of general news and business advertisements.

Copy of telegram sent to 2YA, from Morse, Chairman, Citizens Committee, dated 12 February 1931. Message: Broadcast following information, a public statement about progress and reorganisation and return of refugees. Streets cleared for traffic. Some water reconnected. Some sewerage reconnected. Extensive chimney damage. Gas unavailable for six weeks or longer. Women and children advised not to return yet, but every man should. Dwellings must be inspected before being reoccupied.

Two copies of Proclamation, by order C Morse, Chairman, Napier Citizen's Control Committee, dated 18 February 1931: All residents of Napier are ordered to register at the office of the Registrar of Residents at Hastings Street, after which time food supplies only available to registered people. Meals by tickets only; Draft of Proclamation to the Citizens of Napier, from C O Morse, Chairman, Citizens Committee, undated, regarding all work other than what is strictly necessary for the essential services of the community shall be suspended over tomorrow and Sunday for rest and recovery. Handwritten note by Morse that a church service also be held.

Notice to Employers, from C O Morse, Chairman, Napier Citizen's Control Committee, undated: employees required to pay for food supplied.

Two copies of notice, from Mr Barnard, Deputy Chairman, Napier Citizen's Earthquake Control Committee, dated 17 February 1931: Public Meeting.

Two copies of letter from C O Morse, Chairman, to Sir, undated, regarding meeting for property owners and ratepayers Tuesday 17 February, when the question of demolition and clearing of sites and rebuilding of Napier will be discussed.

Public Notice, from R G Butcher, Secretary, Napier Earthquake Relief Committee, dated 8 February 1931: Water Supply to Dwellings, adhered to sheet of paper with handwritten list of number of copies forwarded to various departments.

Newspaper: The Hawke's Bay Tribune, Vol. XXI. number 55, Tuesday Evening 17 February 1931.

Copy of notice, undated: Public Funeral. Funeral for victims of earthquake to be held 3pm 5 February 1931.

Handwritten note, undated: Dressing stations established at Clive Square and Kennedy Road next to Nelson Park School.
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Various coloured papers printed and lined, typed, handwritten, and stamped.
Measurements
Length x Width: 340 x 215mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931-1932
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from the Public Trust Office
Other number(s)
m98/62, 74790

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