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Woman's Weekly, 1932 (1st of 2)

Woman's Weekly, 1932

The first issue of the New Zealand Woman’s Weekly came out in December 1932. Published by Otto Williams and Audrey Argall, both experienced journalists, the magazine was a risky business, started in the depths of the 1930s depression. However, it did well, and its regular appearance has been part of New Zealand life for many decades – it was still published in 2017.

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New Zealand Woman's Weekly
Reference: 8 December 1932

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Charlotte Macdonald, 'Women and men - Parallel worlds: mid-20th century', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/document/29225/womans-weekly-1932 (accessed 28 February 2020)

Story by Charlotte Macdonald, published 5 May 2011, updated 1 Aug 2017