Kaikorai Primary School Certificates & Prizes

A couple of certificates and prizes from the 1930s.

Good Attendance Certificate, 1932

Good Attendance Certificate, 1932

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The way things were in the 1930s

Recalled by Margaret Howard (nee Gilchrist).

Our houses had coal ranges in the kitchen, fires under the copper in wash house, fire places in all other rooms including bedrooms – I remember that my mother would, on a freezing cold morning, bring a shovel full of hot coals through to the bedroom for a fire for us to get dressed by. No other heating methods.

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Wm Ellis – Coal Merchant

William Ellis - Coal Merchant - 31 Kaikorai Valley Road Shown at this location in these years 1908 to 1950.

William Ellis – Coal Merchant – 31 Kaikorai Valley Road
Shown at this location in these years 1908 to 1950.

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Kaikorai Primary School Queen Carnival – c1932

Kaikorai Primary School Queen Carnival – c1932

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