A blog about a fabulous little town in Central Victoria.

18 March, 2013

March 18 Gossip from over the ditch

1899
Dr Wolfenden, the temperance apostle who tried to work the bi-chloride cure for drunkenness in Auckland, has cropped up at Dunolly, in Victoria.
The police wanted the local medicos to examine a young woman for reasons which might involve a grave charge of a criminal nature. But the bi-chloride man, along with a brother leech, refused to act, as the fees offered by the Government were not up to concert pitch.
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