The Cyclopedia of New Zealand [Taranaki, Hawke's Bay & Wellington Provincial Districts]
Barristers and Solicitors
Barristers and Solicitors.
Fookes, Thomas Cracroft, Barrister and Solicitor, Broadway, Strafford. Established 1891. Bankers, Bank of Australasia. Mr. Fookes was born in New Plymouth, and is a son of Mr. A. C. Fookes, of that town. He was educated at Nelson College, and was afterwards articled to Messrs Fitzsherbert and Marshall, of Wanganui. Mr. Fookes was admitted to the bar in 1890, and commenced practice in the following year. He has always taken a prominent part in athletic matters, and was connected with various football and rowing clubs in Wanganui and Taranaki. Mr. Fookes has long been connected with the Stratford Chamber of Commerce and the Stratford Horticultural Society, and supports all progressive movements.
Mr. T. C. Fookes.
Malone, McVeagh and Anderson (William George Malone, James McVeagh, and William David Anderson), Barristers and Solictors, Broadway, Stratford. This firm was founded in Stratford in the year 1903; but the senior partner, Mr. Malone, had carried on business previously for ten years. The firm has branches in New Plymouth, lnglewood, Eltham, and Kaponga, with a resident solicitor in charge of each branch.
Wake, Frederic William, Barrister and Solicitor, Broadway, Stratford. This practice was established in the year 1898, Mr. Wake having been admitted to the bar two years previously in Christchurch. He is solicitor to the Bank of New South Wales in Stratford.