Salient. An Organ of Student Opinion at Victoria College, Wellington, N.Z. Vol. 8, No. 7. June 13, 1945
City's Mayor Dons Glad Rags — Students Accorded Civic Reception
City's Mayor Dons Glad Rags
Students Accorded Civic Reception
Indicative of the overwhelming enthusiasm for the student Extravaganza during its season at Palmerston North, these scenes of the civic reception accorded the "Plenipotentiary and Envoy Extraordinary of Tierra del Fuego to New Zealand" and his entourage, were watched by many thousands of Palmerston citizens.
Peter Poses—Three Sisters Sulk
Backstage shots of four leading characters.
Below: The party pauses for the photographer. Left to right they are: Flower Girl (Geoff Stewart), Military Attache (Phil Armstrong), Court Physician (Jim Witten-Hannah), the Duke (Jim Winchester), Lady Blastor (Ray Hannan), The Assassin (Ken Hedifen), and, just out of the picture, the lady companion (Nigel Taylor). In the background is a truckload of the cast, viewing with mixed feelings the crowd they are to entertain in the evening. Below: Editorial comment.
For full story of the Palmerston season of "Peter in Blunderland," see our last issue.