Royal Visit 1927

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Royal visit to Hastings, 4 March 1927 by the Duke and Duchess of York – the future King George VI and Elizabeth, later the Queen Mother

Official party from programme in The Hawke’s Bay Tribune, Thursday 3 March 1927 and Friday 4 March 927 –
Mayor, George A Maddison and Mayoress of Hastings, daughter Joan to present the flowers; Mr Percy R Purser, Town Clerk; Sir Heaton Rhodes (Minister to represent the Prime Minister), HM Campbell, Chairman Hawke’s Bay County Council; AH Ferguson, County Clerk; Joseph Phillips, Chairman Havelock North Town Board; WH Complin, Clerk Havelock North Town Board.



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4 March 1927


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