SYNOPSIS: Today was one of the product days in the life of Pastor Sir DOUGLAS NICHOLLS, and also one of the saddest.
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Background: SYNOPSIS: Today was one of the product days in the life of Pastor Sir DOUGLAS NICHOLLS, and also one of the saddest.
His appointment as Governor of SOUTH AUSTRALIA was officially confirmed.
But he was told the news while he was preparing to attend the funeral of his close friend, tenor HAROLD BLAIR.
Sir DOUGLAS will take over as Governor of SOUTH AUSTRALIA at the end of the year, when Sir MARK OLIPHANT retires.
He said at his MELBOURNE home today that aboriginal friends were thrilled at his appointment.
PHIL ROMAN asked Sir DOUGLAS what his main ambition as Governor would be...