Newspaper Article 1970 – Hastings’ first barber shop shuts its doors

Hastings’ first barber shop shuts its doors

The interior of the old Donovan barber shop, about 1912.  From left to right Mr J.D. (Barney) Donovan, the original owner; Mr Jim Landells (manager of Hawke’s Bay Farmers); Mr Clive Sheridan (hair dresser); Mr Jim Newbigin [Edward Newbigin] (owner of Newbigin Breweries, now Leopard Breweries); and Major Green (land agent).

Correction: not Jim Newbigin – Edward Newbigin seated in centre chair

Original digital file

NewbiginJ535_BlueFolder2_094a_EdwardNewbigin.jpg

Business / Organisation

Donovan Barber Shop

Date published

29 May 1970

Format of the original

Newspaper article

Publisher

The Hawke's Bay Herald-Tribune

People

  • J D (Barney) Donovan
  • Jim Landells
  • Clive Sheridan
  • Edward Newbigin
  • Major Green

Accession number

535/1551/38363

Do you know something about this record?

Please note we cannot verify the accuracy of any information posted by the community.

Supporters and sponsors

We sincerely thank the following businesses and organisations for their support.