- Category: 1885 News
- Created on Tuesday, 15 October 1895 00:00
- Published on Tuesday, 15 October 1895 00:00
- Written by Wairarapa Daily Times
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At the Parish Annual General Meeting, held on 18 July 1895, an envelope system was proposed to provide more consistent and regular income. It would appear news of this development may have stirred up debate about the simmering issue of pew-rents, as Parishioners' Churchwarden, Mr F. G. Moore, was at pains to explain that the proposed envelope system would not interfere with pew-rents.