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The Nelson Photo News




Since it would be difficult to acknowledge every one of the pictures we print in this feature, we take this opportunity of thanking the following for supplying negatives or pictures:-

Messrs Ted Fitzsimmons, Norm Spedding, Ewan Macpherson, all of the New Zealand Electricity Department; Mr Peter Maplesden, Forest Service; Mr Gus Frost, N. Z. Post Office, Nelson; Mr Ken Mathie, of Richmond; Mr Graeme Morley, New Creek: Mr Bryce Buckland, Tahunanui, Alexa Sutherland, of Murchsor and Anthony Catterall.


Saturday, May 25. Inangahua has been evacuated and, with the exception of police and departmental employees, is empty. Ted Fitzsimmons found this cat, left behind, in need of assurance. Below: Makeshift cooking arrangements were used until the residents were flown out. Then all was abandoned as it lay.