April 2, 1913

Apr 2 1913

April 1913
Wednesday 2
Fine day though rain in
dications are very promi
nent. Made arrangements
for Rev Young’s wife to look
over Bert Welch’s ppty [property]
with a view to Mr Young
buying.  Wrote letter at
night to the Dominion in
reference to McRae’s state
ment to Mr Massey that
I know of others as well as
himself whom employers
boycotted in this district, and
gave the assertion the lie
Saw Mrs Johnson re ppty
and arranged to inspect H.
Bannisters in South Road.

WDT 2 Apr news


April 1, 1913

Apr 1 1913

April 1913
Tuesday 1
Fine day.  At office.
Mr H Johnson in re pur
chasing a house and  I sub
mitted Lehndorp’s in Bentley
Str.  Not doing much at
office. Wrote letter to
Hon. W.F. Massey re R
McRae’s statement to the
former that I had told
the latter I knew of
shearers in Wairarapa who
were blackballed by employers.

WDT 1 Apr news

March 1 1913

Mar 1 1913

March 1913
Saturday 1
Fine.  At office.  Mot return
ed to Taita. Mr H. Campbell
E. Ladner & I went to Robinson
& Hand-Newton’s where the former
signed agreement to see to
Ladner his property in Work
sop Road. Saw Milne at Smith
the butchers re purchasing Cole’s
house in Bannister Street. Played
in match Masterton ver Carlton which
was started on Feb 15. Mastn [Masterton] batted
& put up 146 leaving us 102 to win.
When stumps were drawn at 6pm
we had 4 wkts down for 64 runs
thus leaving us victors on the first
innings as arranged.
Kathleen Welch (my niece) came up
from Wgtn hospital, where she is nurs
ing, to stay for a week or two with us

MARCH1 news