The Cyclopedia of New Zealand [Canterbury Provincial District]
Drew, Hedley Vicars, M.R.C.S.; L.R.C.P.; F.R.C.S., Physician and Surgeon, Barnard Street, Timaru.
Dryden, Douglas Dixon, L.R.C.P., L.R.C.S., L.M., Physician and Surgeon, Barnard Street, Timaru. Dr Dryden was born at Plymouth, Devonshire, England, was educated and took his degree in the Old Land, and practised for some time in his native place. He arrived in New Zealand in 1892, and was stationed at Fairlie till 1899, when he removed to Timaru.
Hogg, Richard Bowen, M.R.C.S., L.S.A., Physician and Surgeon, Church Street, Timaru.
Reid, Robert Stuart, L.R.C.P., L.R.C.S., L.M., Physician and Surgeon, Elizabeth Street, Timaru. Dr Reid was born in 1856, in Dunedin, where he was educated. He studied at Edinburgh, and took his degrees in 1878. On returning to the colony at the end of 1879 he practised for over six years at Milton, Otago, and since 1886 has resided in Timaru. He holds the rank of Brigade-Surgeon Lieutenant-Colonel of the South Canterbury Battalion. His volunteer career commenced as Surgeon-Captain of the Milton corps in 1880, and he gained his V.D. in January, 1901. Dr. Reid is medical officer for the Borough of Timaru, and Port Health Officer, and has served for sixteen years on the medical staff of the hospital. He was married, in 1879, to a daughter of the late Mr. Peter Conning, of Edinburgh, and has two sons and two daughters.
Thomas, Charles Ernest, M.R.C.S. (Eng.), L.S.A. (Lond.), Physician and Surgeon, Arthur Street, Timaru. Dr. Thomas is further referred to at page 144 of this volume.