The Cyclopedia of New Zealand [Taranaki, Hawke's Bay & Wellington Provincial Districts]
Gatenby and Thompson
Gatenby and Thompson (H. H. Thompson), Insurance Agents, Victoria Avenue, Wanganui. This business was established in the year 1905 by Messrs. Gatenby and Thompson, and conducted by them until 1907, when Mr. Gatenby retired from the firm. The offices are domiciled on the ground floor of a brick building, and include public and private rooms. Mr Thompson acts as District Manager for the Citizen's Life Assurance Company, Limited, the Norwich and page 601 London Accident, and the United Fire and Marine Insurance Companies. He has local and travelling agents in various parts of the district.