Salient. An Organ of Student Opinion at Victoria University, Wellington N.Z. Vol. 22, No. 2. March 23, 1959
Below are some of the so-called "blurbs" written by candidates supporter's to influence you in your choice. While a guide, we are sure you have sufficient intelligence to go deeper into candidates' backgrounds than the superficialities which have been written, and then Vote.
While not the main elections of the year, in their own way the elections to be decided this week have an importance of their own, particularly in light of the recent special meeting.
Actually Salient feels a sympathy towards the two candidates who have seen fit not to submit "blurbs," for some of those received were even more atrocious than the sub-edited versions that appear below.
Dear reader, thank them, for you have been spared.
Mr David Davy was elected as association secretary, as his nomination was unopposed.