NZ Deaf News: Summer 1963-64 (Vol. 1, No. 2)

Some of the items featured in the 1963/64 Summer Issue of ‘NZ Deaf News’ (Vol. 1, No. 2):

  • District ‘Round-Up’ from Auckland Deaf Society, Christchurch Deaf Club, Dunedin Deaf Club, Manawatu Deaf Club, Waikato Deaf Club and Wellington Deaf Society.
  • On August 31, 1963, a new society was formed – ‘Dunedin Deaf Club’ which parted from the League from the Hard of Hearing. With 23 members, club nights are at the Octagon Hall every second Saturday night.
  • Members from Invercargill visited Dunedin to compete in a friendly tournament with table tennis, darts and droughts, with Dunedin retaining the Chilwell Shield.
  • The search begins for the oldest Deaf person in New Zealand, with Maude Steel (nee Tall) recently celebrating her 80th.
  • Deaf Organisations
  • TV/Media
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