24 November, 2013

November 23 On this day in Delightful Dunolly Doings....

1857 Correspondent from Maryborough relayed how a “fine” kangaroo rushed down Broadway in Dunolly with a large pack of curs and mongrels in pursuit.
It ended in tears so let's move on tot he next event....

1898 Dunolly Racing Club held their annual races with fair weather and good attendance.
1903 Heavy showers throughout the day.
Better pack a brolly!

1916 The Bendigo Hotel at Dunolly was delicenced, with the licencee awarded 750 pounds compensation.

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