Mataura Ensign Newspaper placemat; Mataura Ensign; May 1978; MT2021.6.2
Mataura Ensign Newspaper placematAbout this object
Newspaper page May10 1878 reprinted and used as placemat for The Ensign centennial dinner May 25 1978.The page has sepia coloured printing on heavy cream paper. It shows the front page of the paper with all its advertisements. Bridge Hotel, Mataura. Otaria Hotel and T.S. Shanks , Stock Wool and Grain Merchant of Mataura Bridge township are all featured.
The centre of the page has the centennial roast list printed on it.
May 1978Place Made
Processed materials paperMeasurements
h 398mm x w 350mm
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object Type