NZ Deaf News: 1970 (Vol. 7, No. 4)

Some of the items featured in the 1970 Issue of ‘NZ Deaf News’ (Vol. 7, No. 4):

  • Trevor Fear steps down from his position as Welfare Officer, telling his story behind his resignation in an article specifically written for the Deaf News. The article is titled “What’s wrong with work for the Deaf in Auckland”.
  • Christchurch Deaf Club has written to the New Zealand Broadcasting Corporation asking for several innovations such as a regular programme for the deaf with a sign language interpreter presenting news and ideas. It also requests that for interviews, both the interviewer and the person being interviewed are both to face the camera whilst speaking to make it easier to lipread.

  1. Darcy Dale

  2. Dennis Nathan

  3. Gary Howard

  4. Joan Bailey

  5. John Hunt

  6. Lindsay Jones

  7. Norman Norris

  8. Patreena Bryan

  9. Peter Downie

  10. Ray Forman

  11. Tom Gibling

  12. Trevor Fear

  13. Wallace Williams

Reference number DN1970-7-4-MJN