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Hockey 'suitable for girls'?, 1914

Hockey 'suitable for girls'?, 1914

The vigorous nature of hockey caused many early observers to question whether it should be played by girls on the same terms as boys. This 1914 article from Wellington newspaper the Evening Post suggests that girls' games should be postponed 'when the weather is unpropitious'.

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National Library of New Zealand, Papers Past
Reference: Evening Post, 30 March 1914, p. 11

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Geoff Watson, 'Hockey - Participation in hockey', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/document/38919/hockey-suitable-for-girls-1914 (accessed 30 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Geoff Watson, i tāngia i te 5 Sep 2013, updated 27 Jan 2015