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Nelson College teaching staff finds the new staff room a tremendous improvement on the old quarters.


In the rafters of the factory of Riggir Fibrous Plaster Products hangs this plaster cast of the head of a 920 lb swordfish landed at Mayor Island in 1953. The late Mr Derek Riggir, then in business in Tauranga, made the cast and a full cast of the fish, which is hanging in the clubhouse of the Tauranga Swordfish Club.


Increased building in the Marybank area has meant an increase in the roll at Clifton Terrace School. To cater for the increase, two new classrooms are being erected.