The Cyclopedia of New Zealand [Auckland Provincial District]
Mr. J. W. Harrison
Mr. J. W. Harrison is a native of Burnley, Lancashire, England. He arrived in Auckland in 1878 by the ship “Sam Mendel.” Mr. Harrison is an active member of Lodge St. Andrew's, 418 S.C., and having passed all the chairs, now holds the rank of Past Master. He is also an enthusiastic member of the Devonport Bowling Club, and won the special trophy as “Champion of Champions,” played for by the Auckland Association clubs during the season of 1899.