Farmers and stock agents at the Waipukurau saleyards in Hawke’s Bay in 1981 sport floppy cotton hats, which were fashionable at the time. They were not as broad-brimmed as some earlier styles, and did not always shade the neck and face from the sun.
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Reference: AAQT 6418, R10400
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