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The Gisborne Photo News



Pictures From The Past

Here we have another two pictures processed from our file of old glass plates. They just don't make pictures like this anymore possibly so because of the style of dress more than anything, plus the fact that in those days photography was a new form of communication.


Obviously the proud possessor of Champion Black and Champion White.


The hat is in style and so is the coat, but take a close look at the lower leg-ware. The calf section of the trouser leg buttons up to fit that part of the leg while the calf length socks give the impression of puttees!