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8:10 Today in New Zealand History

16 December 1850 - Canterbury Pilgrims Arrive.


8:14 All In An April Evening

The Music Maids CD Zodiac 004 2'49"

8:18 Homework entries, Paul Berry and Tracey Craig. 5'22"

8:23 Interview with jazzman Dave Brubeck during his New Zealand visit in 1961.

Dave Brubeck died last week.

Take Five

Dave Brubeck Quartet CD CBS 462 652 9'03"

8:32 The story of singer Joy Beattie whose career took her to Australia and Great Britain

Told by her step-daughter Patricia Scott of Whangarei. 27'27"

9:00 News

9:06 As I Remember

An immigrant family settle at Thames in 1951 by Lesley T Tahtakilic from Turkey. 4'52"

9:12 He Moemoea (Hato)

Ana Hato, with ukulele accompaniment. Recorded at the opening of 1YZ Rotorua, 27 July 1949. 3'38"

9:16 Homework entries

Russell Harris of Te Atatu and Denise Hill of Kaukapakapa.


9:21 A Strange Find in the Sandhills of Hokianga -

"From the Back Country" story with Alwyn Owen. 8'04"

9:31 road safety promotion over the Christmas holidays during the 1940 Centennial Exhibition

Minister of Transport Bob Semple speaks at the presentation of a cheque for ₤500 [$45,000] from the insurance industry for road safety promotion over the Christmas holidays during the 1940 Centennial Exhibition. 9'33"

9:42 Bookshelf:

A History of the West Coast of the Southern Alps by John Rosanowski
Cornwall Publications
ISBN 978 0473 218874

Great Kiwi Firsts by Astral Sligo
Allen & Unwin
ISBN 978 1877 505225

9:44 Book of the Week

Born to a Changing World by Alison Clarke
Bridget Williams Books
ISBN 9781927131428

Alison Clarke discusses childbirth in New Zealand in the 19th century. 13'57"