1970s Australian Field Message Pads

Last year we looked at an example of an Australian Field Message Pad from the early 2000s here, today however we are looking at some earlier examples from the 1970s:

Although the cover design changed over the years, the basic note books have remained the same for over a century. Two of these have seen extensive use over the years, as witnessed by the cover page. Note also the dates, one from June 1974 and the other from May 1976:

I always like pads that have been well used and there are some interesting notes recorded inside these, such as these two pages:

I have built up a nice selection of these notebooks over the years, and it is nice to have a variety illustrating the changes made to the design as the decades progressed.

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