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Auckland Star, 267th April 1930
FELL THROUGH GLASS.
LOSS OF BLOOD AND SHOCK.
death of club manager. (By Telegraph.—Press Association.) WELLINGTON, this day. Fatal injuries were received by Wilfred Howard Hickson, married, manager of the Zealandia Club, When he fell through a glass partition on Thursday afternoon. He lost an enormous amount of Wood, and sustained great shock from extremely severe lacerated wounds on the left leg.
He died in a Thorndon private hospital.

Sydney Morning Herald, 28th april 1930
CLUB MANAGER'S DEATH.
FELL THROUGH GLASS PANEL.
WELLINGTON (N.Z.), Sunday.
Mr. Wilfred Howard Hickson, manager of the Zealandia Club, Wellington, was the vic- tim of an unusual fatal accident yesterday. Mr. Hickson arrived at the club's premises, and found that he had forgotten the keys.He proceeded to climb over a partition in order to reach his office. Before jumping down on the other side, Mr. Hickson rested his foot on the lock of a door, but his foot slipped and his leg went through a glass panel. Mr. Hickson, who is a big man, fell heavily, and his leg was so badly cut that he died subsequently from loss of blood.



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