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Bedford is the county town of Bedfordshire, England.
Bedford Modern School (often called BMS) is a Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference (HMC) independent school in Bedford, England.
Christchurch (Ōtautahi) is the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand and the seat of the Canterbury Region.
Christchurch North is a former New Zealand parliamentary electorate.
The Christchurch North by-election of 1911 was a by-election during the 17th New Zealand Parliament held on 17 August that year in the electorate.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.
Rev Francis Whitmore (Frank) Isitt (1843 – 11 November 1916) was a New Zealand Methodist Minister, who was general secretary of the New Zealand Alliance (for prohibition) from 1900 to 1909.
George Witty (1856 – 21 November 1941) was a New Zealand Member of Parliament for Riccarton, in the South Island.
Joseph Gordon Coates (3 February 1878 – 27 May 1943) served as the 21st Prime Minister of New Zealand from 1925 to 1928.
Henry Holland (7 December 1859 – 29 December 1944) was a New Zealand politician of the Reform Party, and Mayor of Christchurch from 1912 to 1919.
An independent or nonpartisan politician is an individual politician not affiliated with any political party.
Isitt is an English surname.
Kate Evelyn Isitt (20 July 1876 – 24 January 1948) was a New Zealand journalist and writer.
The King George V Silver Jubilee Medal is a commemorative medal, instituted to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the accession of King George V.
Air Vice Marshal Sir Leonard Monk Isitt (27 July 1891 – 21 January 1976) was a New Zealand military aviator and senior air force commander.
Linwood Cemetery is a cemetery located in Linwood, Christchurch, New Zealand.
A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament.
Methodism or the Methodist movement is a group of historically related denominations of Protestant Christianity which derive their inspiration from the life and teachings of John Wesley, an Anglican minister in England.
In Christianity, a minister is a person authorized by a church, or other religious organization, to perform functions such as teaching of beliefs; leading services such as weddings, baptisms or funerals; or otherwise providing spiritual guidance to the community.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
The New Zealand general election of 1925 was held 4 November (the Māori vote had taken place the previous day) to elect a total of 80 MPs to the 22nd session of the New Zealand Parliament.
The Legislative Council of New Zealand existed from 1841 until 1951.
The New Zealand Liberal Party was the first organised political party in New Zealand.
The Reform Party, formally the New Zealand Political Reform League, was New Zealand's second major political party, having been founded as a conservative response to the original Liberal Party.
The Evening Post was an afternoon metropolitan daily newspaper based in Wellington, New Zealand.
The Reverend is an honorific style most often placed before the names of Christian clergy and ministers.
The Times is a British daily (Monday to Saturday) national newspaper based in London, England.
Thomas Edward Taylor (16 June 1862 – 27 July 1911) was a Christchurch mayor, New Zealand Member of Parliament, businessman and prohibitionist (advocate of temperance).
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.