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INTERNATIONAL HISTORY

KRAKATOA ERUPTION

Krakatoa erupts, at least 36,000 deaths were attributed to the eruption and the tsunamis it created.



LOCAL HISTORY

April 8 - First shipment of frozen "Canterbury lamb" leaves Lyttelton for the United Kingdom on the "British King".

The Sumner Town Board meets for the first time.

Credit: Ch-Ch City Libraries

 


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