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Volume 16, 1883
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A discussion on “Technical Education” was opened by Professor Mainwaring Brown, who considered the various methods which had been adopted or proposed for the training of artizans in their various handicrafts, and promulgating a scheme which he considered to be applicable to New Zealand.

The discussion was continued by Mr. R. Gillies, the Secretary, Mr. G. M. Thomson and Mr. G. M. Barr.

Professor Brown replied, and a few concluding remarks were made by the President.