Salient. An Organ of Student Opinion at Victoria University, Wellington N.Z. Vol. 22, No. 8. August 3, 1959
Though at this date (July 28) complete details of the demonstration are not yet finalised, the following speakers and prominent supporters of the "ban the tour" campaign have signified their intention of taking a part on the Town Hall stage.
They are: Mr George Nepia, famous All Black full-back of the 1924 Invincibles; Mr Louis Paewai, a noted All Black of the same team and era; Dr. Paewai, prominent Maori All Black of the late 1940's; Dr. M. Winiata, eminent Maori scholar and teacher; Lt.-Col. Peta Awatere, distinguished leader of the 28th Maori Battalion in World War II; the Rev. J. S. Somerville, M.C., representing the eight churches signatory to a combined statement recently published in the issue.