The University of Pretoria's new £40,000 Merensky
Library was opened yesterday by Mr. H.A. Fagan,
Minister of Education, in the presence of a
distinguished gathering of about 200 people.
The library's contents will include papers
left by ex-president Burgers, relics concerning
the House of Orange (donated in memory of
mr. Van Gybland Oosterhof), and a room given
by the Netherlands South African Cultural Society.