Otago Daily Times: 100 Years Ago

Mayor urged take action on enlistment

Mayor urged take action on enlistment

A deputation waited on the Mayor (Mr J. B. Shacklock) on Saturday morning to urge on him to call a public meeting or to take some other measures to encourage enlistment for active service.

"Once a German, always a German"

"Once a German, always a German"

Sir, - There appears to be a great deal of feeling - far more than one would naturally expect - over our German fellow residents; but we must, I take it, be guided by the Commonwealth.

The pensions of soldiers

The pensions of soldiers

We are entirely in sympathy with the view expressed in letters which we have published that the provision contained in the law of the country for the payment of military pensions is quite inadequate in so far, at least, as it affects privates and troopers.

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