Spectrum 756 - Call Me Ma'am Pt 1

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Tono kōrero mai

Betty Bennett was the first police woman to be promoted to the rank of Inspector. In the first of two Spectrum documentaries she talks with Jack Perkins about her work in the New Zealand Police in the 1950s and early 1960s.

She gives details about her work in undercover operations against sly grogging (during the era of 6 o'clock closing) and illegal gambling dens in Auckland. [see ID 16189 for Part 2]

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Year 1992

Reference number 16189

Media type AUDIO

Collection Sound Collection

Credits Bennett, Betty, -2013, Speaker/Kaikōrero
Perkins, Jack (b.1940), Interviewer

Duration 00:27:25

Date 1992