Congratulatory Letters 1979

HAWKE’S BAY COUNTY COUNCIL

BOX 172   NAPIER, N.Z.

18th June 1979

Mrs A.C.L. Curtis,
Pukahu,
R.D. 2,
HASTINGS.

Dear Madam,

Members of the Council convey to you their sincere congratulations on your recent award by Her Majesty the Queen and also their thanks for your efforts for the people of Hawke’s Bay.

Yours faithfully,

Michael Groome
CHAIRMAN

NATIONAL
NEW ZEALAND NATIONAL PARTY

HAWKE’S BAY ELECTORATE
PHONE 778376, P.O. BOX 473 HAVELOCK NORTH.

18th June, 1979.

Mrs. Audree Curtis,
Mt. Erin Road,
R.D. 2,
HASTINGS.   H.B.

Dear Audree,

On behalf of the Hawke’s Bay Executive Committee, I would like to congratulate you for the high honour you have been awarded, Queens Service Medal.

The Electorate is very proud to be associated with people like yourself who give of their time so freely for so many causes.

Margaret informs me that you have been spending a great deal of time on crutches. We wish you a very speedy recovery and hope you will be well off them for the presentation of your medal.

Our very best wishes to you and your husband,

Yours sincerely,

David Land

H.B. ELECTORATE CHAIRMAN.

GOVERNMENT HOUSE

Private Bag,
WELLINGTON,

26 June 1979

IF CALLING PLEASE ASK FOR
Mr Clear

Mrs A.C.L. Curtis, Q.S.M.,
c/o Mount Erin Road,
PUKAHU,
R.D. 2,
Hastings.

Dear Mrs Curtis,

The Governor-General has asked me to thank you for your letter of 20 June acknowledging receipt of his telegram to you on being awarded The Queen’s Service Medal for Community Service.

Thank you also for pointing out that your name had been mis-spelt. We have amended our records accordingly. Yours sincerely,

Official Secretary

C Glyn Clear
for Official Secretary

Mrs Audree Curtis,   19 June, 1979.
R.D.2,
HASTINGS.

Dear Audree,

Our warmest congratulations are extended to you on attaining a Queens Service Medal for Community Service.

Kindest Regards,

Sharon Chan (Secretary)

HAWKES BAY CAR CLUB INC
(DANNEVIRKE BRANCH)

Patron: His Excellency the Governor-General of New Zealand.   Secretary General: A.J. Smithard Representatives for Automobile Sport in New Zealand of The Federation Internationale De L’Automobile (Paris).

MANZ
MOTORSPORT ASSOCIATION NEW ZEALAND INCORPORATED
9 Tinakori Road   Wellington   New Zealand
P.O. Box 3793   Cables ‘Carasso’   Phone: 723-520

20/-

29 June 1979

Mrs Audrey Curtis
C/o Hawkes Bay Car Club Inc.
P.O. Box 323
HASTINGS

Dear Audrey

It is with great pleasure that I have learned of your recent award in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.

This award must give you great pleasure and is some small recognition of your services to the Hawkes Bay Car Club and your long association with the Motorsport movement.

Please accept, on behalf of myself and the Executive Committee, our heartiest congratulations on receiving this recognition.

A.J. SMITHARD
SECRETARY GENERAL

Flowers

To Audree & Lloyd

Congratulations & we were thrilled with the news

Love Lily & Ted & Family [Lily Baker]

[LETTER]

SPEAKER
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
NEW ZEALAND

SPEAKER’S ROOMS,
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES,
WELLINGTON. N.Z.

16 June 79.

Dear Mrs Curtis,

My wife and I were delighted at the news that the Queen had awarded you the M.B.E. [QSM] in her Birthday Honours. We offer you our heartiest congratulations for this recognition of your outstanding work for motor sport.

Yours sincerely,
J.R. Harrison.

Original digital file

CurtisCL1383_GreenPhotoAlbumCarClub_Letters.pdf

Date published

June 1979

Format of the original

Typed and handwritten letters

People

  • Lily and Ted Baker
  • Sharon Chan
  • C Glyn Clear
  • Audree Curtis
  • Michael Groome
  • J R Harrison
  • David Land
  • A J Smithard

Accession number

1383/2243/46214

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