Time and place

A reminiscence

  • George Elby

Abstract

Many of those who were present when the NZ Geophysical Society launched Margaret Hayes's biography of her late husband have urged that the after-dinner speech by George Eiby be published. As much that can pass for wit when spoken to a gathering prepared to laugh is shown to be poor stuff when committed to print, and the nakedness of unsupported assertion is revealed, he has agreed only with reluctance, and begs that readers who were not there will do their best to imagine what their memories cannot supply.

Published
1988-09-30
How to Cite
Elby, G. (1988). Time and place. Bulletin of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering, 21(3), 204-207. https://doi.org/10.5459/bnzsee.21.3.204-207
Section
Articles