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A Morris Isis backing out from a driveway of a house in Richmond, Nelson. Driving to a home in the hills; ‘Fairbrook’ near Wakefield. A blackboard sign for a children’s production of Hansel and Gretel. The young thespians getting ready in the back yard. Mothers and brothers applauding. Farm yard. Tractor pulling out of shed. Drives into a ditch on hillside, children help shovel dirt onto its trailer. Cars lined up beside Kaiteriteri beach north of Nelson. Swimming at the beach. Boys in snorkels. Motor boat with ‘Scenic Trip’ written on the side. Children on slides and swings. Children in a row boat. Intertitle: “Reefton”. Houses at roadside. Elevated view of the town. Intertitle: “Dauntless Mine.” Family walk about an abandoned coal mine. Machinery, coal cars and tunnels. Various run down West Coast houses shot from car. Intertitle: “Back to the Grind.” The Rogers boys & girls leaving for school on bikes. Youngest daughter climbing into Morris Isis with Ester Rogers.

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