Pervis Young’s letter to passengers

Thanks to Ian Wilkinson for sending me scans of this leaflet. It was produced to give to passengers on ships which called at Pitcairn Island, and is signed by Pervis Young. Pervis Ferris Young (1928-2003) was magistrate of Pitcairn Island from 1967 until 1975. He was the son of Andrew Young, Pitcairn’s first radio operator.

Pervis was sketched by the late Jennifer Toombs, stamp designer, for her 1972 South Pacific Commission stamp, where he is shown third from the left. Jennifer spent ten days on Pitcairn in 1966 when Pervis was her mentor and guide.

2 thoughts on “Pervis Young’s letter to passengers

  1. Matthew Powell

    Dear Sir, I came across the attached and would like to know if this is of interest to you. I so I can happily scan the rest of the document for you.

    Please let me know the best email address to use.

    Best regards

    Matthew Powell ________________________________

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