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Salient: Victoria University Students' Newspaper. Vol. 24, No. 11. 1961

Service Page

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Service Page


Margaret O'Connor

Studie of Ballroom and Latin-American Dancing. A school of dancing which asks Its pupils to study assiduously and offers expert individual or group tuition. The basic course is 5 half-hour lessons, but there is no limit to what can be learned. Phones 45-818 (B) and 52-975 (H).


Sportswear Models

A fine place In Lambton Quay between the Cable Car and Whitcombe & Tombs. The best range of dresses and coots in town, attractively displayed.

Carter's Wool Shop

About half-way along Willis Street. Very smooth-flowing silent wool for knitting during lectures. Muffled needles sold. Seriously though, specialists, with the best range of plays and colours in town.

Sports Haven

Opp. the Grand Hotel in Willis Street, below street level. An excellent range of mix-and-match separates—slacks, skirts, blouses, ovcrblouses, sweaters, etc. Skirts with matching three-quarter coats are now. Suede coats and sports jackots, casual and charming. Also at 137 Cuba Street. For students only—71% discount on presentation of Library Card.

Discount does not apply to Sales.

Black Coffee

The Sheridan

"Upstairs in Herbert Street, off Manners Street. On one side of partition, coffee and fruit juices, on the other, dancing (live orchestra). Admission on dancing nights, 6/-.


Modern Books Ltd.

At 48a Mannors Street, a co-operative bookshop. Buying a single ahare (£1) on-litles you to 10% discount on all titles for life. Gorman. Spanish, French and Russian. Any book ordered from anywhere in the world—delay about two months.

Phoenix Books

Half-way along Willis Street. The bulk of the stock Penguins, plus selected American educational titles-probably the best "presentation in town of really good paper-backs. Useful references in Pelican, especially for English, History, Philosophy, Psychology.

S.C.M. Bookroom

At 102 Lambton Quay, Phone 43-910. Religious books of all descriptions, e.g., theological, devotional, church history — and children's.

Sweet & Maxwell (N.Z.) Ltd.

54 The Terrace, Carry a Complete Range of Student Books in Commerce and Law.

Price Lists Available on Request.

Whitcombe & Tombs, Ltd.

(University Booksollers and Stationers) Lambton Quay, Wollington.

For the most complete range of Text Books. Discounts available to Students for Text Book Purchases.

Keep Fit Department

Jenkins Gym

22 Manners Street. Toughen up for the foot-ball season, loosen up for the cricket season, tone up for the swotting season. Personal individual tuition. There is a significant reduction in fees for groups of four or more. This Is a special, for students only, and Library Cards must be produced.

The Sports Depot

(Witcombi & Caldwell)

Half-way along Willis Street. Long-standing connection with University sport. Every one of Vic's twenty-four sports catered for here. All contingencies provided for.

Men's Wear

Hallenstein Bros Ltd.

In Lambton Quay, hard by the Cable Car Lane. Offer men's wear exclusively-durable stuffs at good prices. University blazers at £6.19.6. Weir blazers at £8.0.0. Also made to measure if required.

Jack Lannigan's Trouser Centre

At 5 Willis Street. Everything to be known about trousers known here. Take your choice of styles and fabrics, lake your choice of prices. 268 fittings.


Barrett's Hotel

At the bottom of the Plimmer Stops. Handy to the 'Varsity, to eating places and shops, students and student teachers found here. Drily bar in town with a choice of beers on tap. Rod Band Draught and Tui Draught.

Hotel St. George

Nearest to the University, on the corner of Willis and Manners Streets. Many like the Back Bar. Never too crowded and com-Fortably twilit. Handy to eating places. Rod Bond Draught, drawn from a refrigerated tank room.

Soothing Balms

Brian Jackson Ltd., Chemists

In farish Street, clearly visible from Manners Street. For women, cosmotics and beautifying varnishes. For men, combs and, recently, manly doodorants. And, of course, medicinos and proscriptions and cameras. Produce your Library Card.

J. B. Porath, Chemist

In the T. & G. Building, opp. Cable Car Lane. A most handy shop with the usual range of soaps, cosmotics, ointments and soothing balms. Prompt proscription service.


Gilbert's Beauty Shop

In 10 Willis Street above S. P. Andrew's, noar Stewart Dawson's Cornor. Hair styles for girls. Highly individual attention and plenty of fashion ideas.

James Soteros, Hairdresser

In Manners Street, beside the Post Office. An entirely now, well-designed little saloon with 3 chairs and a good standard of cutting. Continental haircuts a specialty. Tatts tickets.

Outstanding Occasions

Ralph Wilkin

At 86 Mannors St., opp. the Rogent Theatre. Tel. 40-529. For Capping, Tournament, Law. Commerce and Miscellaneous Balls, a good dresss suit hire service. with individual service and/or alteration:,. For the oxhibitionist—costumes to hire. Go wild, man.

Central Park Cabaret

Dine and Dance Supper and Dance

Tony Noorts' Orchestra

Featuring the electronic console organ, floor shows, vocalists. Ideal for all your social functions.

Phones: 50-590 or 58-000/6033.


Grey Cabs

Curiously enough, they come in various shades

of fawn. But they come. They have e reputation for responding soonest to telephone calls. After the ball or the party . . . 56-900.

Reginald Collins Ltd.

At No. 3 Ballcmce Street, in the Maritime Building. Wholesale wine and spirit people. Vintnors to Students' Assn. Especially of interest are their sweet and dry sherry sold in flagons, which go well at a party. Also rod and white dry table winos at 6/-. Minimum order 2 gallons.


The Bank of New Zealand

Comes a degree. Comes a wife, child and bank account. Get in early with a Bnz cheque account. Pay by cheque. Get the record of your statement. Control your spending.

Inner Man

The California

In Willis Street, near Stewart Dawson's Corner, and

The Missouri

In Lambton Quay, opp. the D.I.C. Two of a kind. Good food cooked with a light touch. Just the placo for businoss girls. the salads are special. Prices good.

Monde Marie

4 Roxburgh Street, off Marjoribanks Street, past the Embassy Theatro. Serves a detectable plat du tour at 3/6. Home-made cakes. Coffee, of course. Praisoworthy.

Getting About

City Transport

A network covered by trams, diesel buses I and trolley buses, will take you anywhere in the City. Timetables can be procured at the Lambton Quay and Courtenay Place Terminals at 6d. per copy. The sight-seeing tours are truly remarkable and will make I you familiar with the terrain of Wellington.

Telephone 42-719 for further Information.


16. The Terrace. Phone 42-095. Angle-poise lamps, drawing instruments, precision slide rules, etc. Serving science for over 70 years. Waivic offers students the most comprehensive range of scieitific equipment.