F SONTGEN's clothing store adjacent to the Criterion Hotel, Westport

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F SONTGEN's clothing store adjacent to the Criterion Hotel, Westport.

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F SONTGEN, an immigrant, arrived in Westport, NZ, in 1874, and set up his clothing store adjacent to the Criterion Hotel, he became popular with the goldminers because he invented and sold the famous heel-less sock, which evidently appealed to them

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