Born 1919, Te Kuiti. Went to Hillcrest primary, then to Hamilton High School. Recalls father moving her to Diocesan. Remembers biking across town to school. Talks about her maternal grandmother, first white girl, born on Howick beach, in little mud whare. Gandfather came to NZ at 12 yrs, joined armed constabulary, fought Te Kooti - war medal. Describes house on corner of Princes and Harwood St.